Taking over The Bond in Digbeth for a weekend of barbecue feasting, The Social BBQ Fest is a must for meat lovers in Birmingham this October. As well as spending the day munching on flame-grilled good, you can wash everything down with cocktails and dancing to live music.
Fun Events in Birmingham
We don't know if anyone has told you yet, but this city is no place for sitting down, yawning and doing nothing about that boredom of yours. That's why we've put together a dapper list of some truly fun events in Birmingham where you'll have a great night out with those friends of yours in tow. Check out our recommendations for the best fun events in Birmingham and have yourself a cracking night out in the city, big or small.
Whether you're more of a patisserie powerhouse or biscuit beginner, you're invited to head down to Digbeth's Big Birmingham Bake. A 90-minute session will get you all the ingredients, equipment and instructions needed to create a golden brown, non-soggy bottomed masterpiece. You'll even get to take your sweet treat home.
Looking for fun things to do in Birmingham? Check out Jerk Festival for live music, retro games and food in the form of crispy BBQ chicken, tasty rice and peas, fried plantain and vanilla-flavoured dumplings.
If you're looking for fun events to take your mates to, Flight Club should definitely be on your radar. With live DJs, bottomless drinks and tasty pizza alongside their phenomenal darts game, this one's a no brainer.
After its phenomenal success in London, Reggae Brunch is heading to Brummie for an afternoon of bottomless cocktails, three courses of delicious Carribbean flavour and a whole lotta reggae, soca, calypso, reggaeton, bashment, afro, soul, ska and loads more.
The Hare and Hounds are hosting a night dedicated to the music genre often overlooked by people these days: jazz and blues! If you love the sound of saxophones, get yourself down to the music venue-cum-pub and listen to some of the country's premier musicians.
This Wednesday it's time to get stuck into a night of fun at the Hare and Hounds pub quiz. The questions range from the obscure to the hilarious and there's a cash prize to play for, making it one of the best mid-week events in Birmingham.
Where else are you going to have a fun time on a Thursday night? Of course it's Reflex Broad Street, Birmingham's best throwback bar, playing the biggest tunes from the 80s, 90s, and 00s with discounted Woo Woo cocktails, games and tonnes of giveaways.
The Comedy Loft is bringing their Friday Night Comedy to Birmingham once again. Four acts – ranging from the best up-and-coming performers to renowned headliners – will be taking the stage while hilarious comperes host the evening. Toping of this fun event is that your ticket grants you entrance to an afterparty!
You think Birmingham has a great craft beer scene? Well, you haven't tried anything until you've tasted your way through this brewery tour, which sees you visit three craft brewers, learn about the unique brewing process and sample them along the way.
Walkabout is your Ozzie home away from home and on Thursday nights, they unleash their hidden Australian talent: karaoke! Go down for free entry, free giveaways and every time you get on stage to sing, you'll get a free drink.