Fun Events In Birmingham

Looking for cool things to do? To be totally honest, you're spoilt for choice in this city when it comes to unique activities. We've rounded up our top picks for fun events in Birmingham, from boozy bottomless brunches to thrilling baking competitions and musical dining experiences. Buckle up as we bring you our list of hip happenings.

Last edited by Scarlett Welch

Last updated on 3rd July 2024

The Reggae Brunch Birmingham

Looking for vibrant daytime parties? The Reggae Brunch takes place across lots of different Birmingham venues, serving up a mouthwatering two courses of Caribbean cuisine alongside an hour of unlimited cocktails. Expect DJs playing the best of reggae, dancehall and soca through the decades, as well as games, sing-alongs and more.

Luna Springs

If you're on the hunt for fun things to do in Birmingham, head to Luna Springs. Their show-stopping brunch events have some pretty epic themes from Battle of the Bands to Cosmic Disco. Oh, and you'll get free-flowing fizz to keep the good vibes going.

The Old Crown

The Old Crown isn't just a cool, historical pub with delicious drinks and stellar grub, it also hosts a wicked lineup of events on the regular. What to expect? Live music sessions, from Fleetwood Mac tribute bands to Lampa + On The Sesh, as well as fascinating talks.

Mooncat Duelling Piano Bar

Guarantee an out-of-this-world evening with a ticket to one of Mooncat's stellar live music events. Listen to hits from Queen, ABBA or Taylor Swift at their themed nights on Thursdays, or catch an epic piano duel on the weekend. On top of the entertainment, you'll be able to enjoy Japanese street food and quirky cocktails containing anything from mango sake to blackberry liqueur. 

Birmingham Fun Puzzle Treasure Hunt! Singe route or double for racing!

@ Birmingham New Street Station on Various dates from Saturday 20th July 2024

The Birmingham Fun Puzzle Treasure Hunt not only has you cracking clues and solving riddles across the city, but the team can also set you up with a single route or double up and split the group to form a race. Plus, the prize is 20% off at a local pub.

Old Skool Bingo

Sector 57 in Digbeth are the hosts for the one and only Old Skool Bingo, which is perfect for any of you who love 80s, 90s and 00s RnB tunes. Not only will you get these old school club classics to sing along to throughout the event, but you can also expect amazing prizes from the bingo games, dance-offs and more.

For The Many: Live from Conservative Party Conference

@ Birmingham Bierkeller on Sun, 29th Sep 2024 @ 19:00 - 21:00

Who said politics can't be funny? Certainly not the hosts of the For The Many podcast, who are brining a hilarious live show to Birmingham this September. LBC legend Iain Dale and former Home Secretary Jacqui Smith will be combining political analysis with juicy gossip and outrageous smut, alongside special guests Kemi Badenoch MP and Tom Tugendhat MP. You'll get a chance to meet them after the show too, with tickets costing just £20 per person.

The Cocktail Club Birmingham

Taking place at The Cocktail Club, 00's Bottomless Brunch is an excellent shout for food, free-flowing booze and all your favourite noughties hits. Your afternoon comes complete with lip-syncing, games, and an iconic drag host.

Taste + Liquor

Looking for fun events in Birmingham? Check out Taste + Liquors epic lineup, where you and your mates can sip on free-flowing rum punch and munch on a delish dish while dancing your heart out to RnB and 90s throwbacks.


Located in Birmingham, YO! are hosting sushi-making classes, perfect for first dates and weekend activities. Enjoy creating everything from salmon dragon rolls to avocado makis and much more. Plus, you'll get gyozas, edamame and an arrival cocktail.

The Actress And Bishop

The Actress and Bishop is a friendly pub in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter, boasting a great selection of live music events. Head down to watch a cracking tribute band, from Fleetwood Mac to The Smiths, or watch Worcestershire-based and The Deadshots.


Bringing you some of the best events that this city has to offer, Xclusivetouchuk are popping up with their UKG Bingo Specials across Birmingham. For as little as £16 each, you can enjoy dance competitions, singalongs and other fun games for the chance to win some fantastic prizes, with tasty food available throughout as well.


Dabbers at the ready, UKG Bingo is bringing the fun to Birmingham. With non-stop events taking place across the city, this is the ideal place to let loose. Not only will there be rounds of the iconic game, but also dance-offs and live DJ sets galore.


Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre is the premier fringe theatre venue in the Midlands, with a whole host of brilliant events on offer. You can enjoy fantastic plays that range from quirky dramas to glamourous cabaret shows and hilarious comedies, alongside musical theatre open mic nights, raucous drag bingo and more.

Board Game Bottomless Brunch!

@ Sliced n Diced on Various dates from Saturday 20th July 2024

For one of the most entertaining bottomless brunches around, head to Sliced n Diced in Selly Oak. They run this event every weekend, offering tasty bites like mozzarella sticks and buffalo loaded fries alongside two hours of free-flowing beer and prosecco, with more than 300 board games to choose from while you eat. Even better? This cracking activity costs just £25 each.

Birmingham Cocktail Weekend 2024

Taking place across two weekends in July and October, Birmingham Cocktail Weekend 2024 is one you won't want to miss. Bag yourself a £12 wristband to enjoy £5 signature cocktails across more than 40 different venues, from sleek bars to welcoming pubs and luxury hotels. Many of these destinations are also hosting fantastic events - think drinks tastings, cocktail making masterclasses and the chance to learn about sustainable spirits.