Best Events in August

With sun high in the sky and the city's parks ready for all your daytime lounging, there's no time like the present to get your summer celebrations on. This month in Birmingham looks set to be a hot one, with everything from rooftop club nights to wholesome canal cruises offering the perfect stages to show off those tans (or rosy sunburns). So buckle up and get ready for the greatest summer to date as we round up the best August events in Birmingham.

Last updated on 28th July 2021

The Old Crown

128 user reviews 4

Known for hosting some of the coolest and quirkiest events in Birmingham, The Old Crown is coming up with the goods this August. Head over to the Deritend favourite for quizzes dedicated to Star Wars, Harry Potter, Gavin & Stacey and more.


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Hot Girl Summer not living up to expectations? Well lucky for you, cuffing season has come early. SpeedDater are pitching up in Birmingham this August with a whole set of fun ways to meet new people. From outdoor mixers to speed-baking events, there's something for all ages and interests.

Luna Springs

200 user reviews 4

One of the best things to do this August in Birmingham, Luna Springs' bottomless brunch parties are bringing you free-flowing fizz and street food in a bustling, outdoor setting in the heart of Digbeth. In the evening? Check out the venue's pop-up movie screenings and late-night discos.

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A quirky way to keep yourself entertained this August in Birmingham, Treasure Hunt is taking you around the city via a series of clues and puzzles sent to your phone. Alongside giving you a better understanding of the area's history, the game offers plenty of opportunities for pints and pitstops.