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.
Last updated on 16th November 2017
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.
With an amazing line up of DJs playing the best in jungle, soca, dancehall, grime and so much more, this cross country drum 'n' bass tour is one of the funnest events in Birmingham this December.
Have a night in with a twist with this fun event from The Home Bartender. Learn how to mix cocktails from the comfort of your own home and become a pro without ever leaving your living room.
Join this fun and informative gin masterclass as you are talked through the taste of six gins from small independent producers, learning the history of the spirit from your funny host.
Grab a glass of wine, gear up for the killer soundtrack and unleash your creativity at Pop Up Painting, where you’ll learn how to paint like an absolute pro.
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.
If you love theatre in Birmingham, the Old Joint Stock must be in your crosshairs. They host everything from avant-garde art pieces to hilarious comedies and stand ups. Check out their listings to see what’s on.
The Plough in Harborne is teaching you how knock up an excellent gin and tonic just in time for Christmas.
Every first Tuesday of the month, The Rose Villa Tavern welcomes amazing local talent and fantastic acts from around the country for a night of relaxed, intimate comedy.
Perfect for teams of up to four, this night will test your knowledge on all things Harry Potter film. Taking place in Spotlight in Digbeth, the quiz will also have pizza and plenty of G&Ts.
Snap Comedy is bringing the UK’s best comedy to the stage in Birmingham, with a line up of amazing acts delivering a range of comedic styles from stand up comedy, to storytelling to comedy mind reading.
Supper clubs in Birmingham don't come much tastier than this foodie experience, courtesy of the acclaimed Norman Musa. Ticket holders will be treated to a unique four course feast, inspired by the smells and tastes of Malaysia.
This fun event in Leamington Spa celebrates Scotch Whisky Day with a two course meal, paired with a couple of drams.
The Lobby On Hill Street are sharing the secret to their cracking drinks as they hold their cocktail classes. Join the drinking den for a night of libations and fun and games as they lead you through the steps to making your own delicious drinks, as well as throwing in a few party games.
With packages that include Champagne, sake or tea, this fun event in Birmingham is a quirky take on a traditional afternoon tea.
The Cherry Red Comedy Club needs little introduction in Birmingham's nightlife scene. This October, the team behind this 50-seater club are inviting Ivo Graham (Live at the Apollo), Daniel Simonsen (Russell Howard's Good News) and Katie Mulgrew (BBC Radio 2) onto their stage for a side-splitting night of live stand-up comedy. Perfect for any comedy fans in Birmingham, there are few better ways to enjoy comedy than at this intimate experience in Birmingham.
The Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery is hosting their first ever silent disco in their stunning Edwardian Tearooms, where three DJs battle it out with the best in dance, pop, indie, party and power ballads.
What's more fun than scoffing pizza and sipping prosecco? That's what we thought! Head to Rainbow venues for this massive foodie festival this December.
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.
All the fun of the slopes is heading to Birmingham with this massive apres ski event. Head to The Old Crown in Digbeth as they host everything from live music and fondue through to a retro ski shop and European beer.
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.
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!
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.