Best Events in April
Spring is still in, er, full spring, but that doesn't mean that great Birmingham events are slowing down before the warm Summer months arrive. Most certainly not. From film nights and cracking warehouse club parties to foodie fandangos, there's something for everyone this April in Birmingham. Check out our recommendations for the best April events in Birmingham and plan your perfect night out with some hand picked premium recommendations from yer' old chums at DesignMyNight Birmingham.
Last updated on 27th March 2017
Join Island Bar every Thursday this April in Birmingham for a storming roster of party nights. Not only boasting some of the best drinks deals in town, there's DJs spinning a top selection of beats from genres such as tropical, dub, reggae and Latin.
Fans of bass, grime, house and UK garage have the clubbing event they’ve been looking for. Sum Cellar started off as a secret daytime party, it’s now one of the biggest events of April. If you love to party, get down to Lab11.
Warm up your vocal chords, limber up your joints and get ready for a whole heap of fun on Saturdays at Cogs. Reggaeoke is taking over the centre of Birmingham with its mix of huge songs, easy sing along style and fun atmosphere.
Want to do something fun this April in Birmingham? How about a bouncy castle!? Every Monday, Popworld is inviting you all to party in their retro bar, featuring all their classic songs, discounted drinks, giveaways and a bouncy castle to play on.
This party ain’t no April Fools: Lab11 is bringing back Foliee for the first time in 2017, and it’s going to be big. Jimmy Switch will be unleashing a high energy set while Lindsey Matthews will be delivering on intense, minimalist base set.
Easter Weekend will see The Rainbow Venues Festival 2017 descending onto Birmingham for one of the biggest parties of the year. Over 12 hours of House and Techno will play across nine unique stage – all featuring amazing pyrotechnics and cutting edge laser and lighting technology. There will also be an art exhibition and six award-winning food traders.
Expand your culinary palette this April as Yogiyo takes over the kitchen in the Hare & Hounds. Serving up delicious Korean food, the menu will feature wonderful dishes like a grand sharing platter of Roast Pork Bo Ssam and Korean Fried Chicken.
This April it’s time to step back in time to the glory days of soul. Visit The Chameleon as they host a selection of talented DJs playing the best in 80s, 90s and 00s Soul, RnB, Rare Groove and Soulful House.
Brum Radio have been on air for a year and now they’re celebrating their birthday with one big party. Come to The Jam House this April for a night of excellent music from acts they’ve been working with during their time on the airwaves, including headliners the Tom Walker Trio.
Live music in April has just kicked up a notch thanks to The Girl From Mars. Bringing to life everything from Oasis, Pulp, Blur and Supergrass, they’ll use storytelling and special effects – including a UFO drone and a giant robot – to create a truly memorable experience.
Your April partying has been solved, Birmingham, as Basement 77 transforms Amusement 13 into an exclusive club like Berghain and Chicago’s Warehouse. The venue will be a safe space for cutting edge sounds, positive vibes, and exclusive fun.
This April female duo The Unthanks will be tackling the wistful songs of musician and mother Molly Drake. The tracks, found by her son and later became a cult hit, will be lovingly recreated by the traditional English folk pair.
Only Fools and Horses has come alive this April as Marlene and Boycie invite you to their very own three-course gala dinner. However, with Del, Rodney and Uncle Albert being invited, will everything go to plan? Absolutely not – prepare for some carnage and trouble in this immersive dining experience.
Lobster Shack will provide your end of April party in Birmingham. With three different sets, they’ll be creating three different experiences, ranging from reggae, ska and hip-hop, to punk and hevy dancehall rhythms, to Studio One classics and dancehall champions.
This April, Digbeth and Next Door celebrates twenty-five years of Wobble, bringing the best in Acid House, club classics, disco, house and techno. If you want to party on a Sunday, you might as well move on down to Next Door.
See out the end of April with the Swingamajig festival, hosting everything you love about swing and more. Across seven stages you’ll get the best in swing, as well as music from gypsy jazz to jungle DJs, alongside hidden speakeasies, world class cabaret, a street food market and even a traditional salon.
Student nights don’t get much bigger than 6 On Broad Street, and its coming to you this April. Featuring a free bouncy castle, free t-shirts, discounted drinks alongside house, RnB, party, chart, indie and more on the speakers, you are guaranteed a good time.
This April it’s all about that bass as BASSFEST brings you the best in the music that makes your heart skip a beat. Top line talent like Tom Zanetti, Preditah, Donaeo and more will be bringing you the beats, you just need to move your feet.
Fatboy Records are coming to party in April in Birmingham and you’re invited. Bringing a whole host of DJs, prepare for a night of grime, bassline, garage and more until the early hours of the morning.