Not your usual day out in Birmingham, Jerk Festival is fusing Caribbean food and rum punch cocktails with live music and DJ's from Brunch'n and Hip Hop, R&B Brunch and Tropical Munch. There's even retro games to keep you entertained.
Cool and Quirky Events in Birmingham
The latest club nights getting you down? Going to your local for a pint becoming a weekly slog? Well then, luckily for you, we have exactly what you need. Adding some edge to your mundane week, we've compiled a list of some of the quirkiest independent events, dapper evenings and unusual nights out in the city. Check out our recommendations for the best cool and quirky events in Birmingham. Who knows, you might even find your new bizarre passion in life.
Looking for something a little different to your usual weekend plans? Look no further than The Big Birmingham Bake. Setting up camp on Floodgate Street, this huge marquee will be hosting daily baking contests with 12 pairs of wannabe Paul Hollywoods. You'll be challenged to make your very best cake, muffin, biscuit or bread, with a panel of expert judges crowning one winning team at the end of the 90minute session.
Tonight Josephine is a glittering pink paradise for drinking and dining that's set to bring Birmingham a wealth of cool and quirky events. Check out the bar's roster of unmissable happenings, including a Mean Girls-inspired afternoon tea and Showgirl boozy brunch.
The Old Joint Stock Theatre is known to host their fair few cool and quirky events in Birmingham. Their plays range from hilarious comedies and stand-up, to avant-garde art pieces and alternative dramas. There literally is something for everyone, so check out their listings for more.
Cool outdoor Digbeth venue Luna Springs will be hosting a series of fun film nights this summer. Swing by to enjoy the likes of Mamma Mia, Magic Mike and Hot Fuzz while sipping on fizz and chowing down tasty street food.
Suitable for groups between 2 and 5 this online immersive experience will see you journeying to a magical land and transforming into a budding witch or wizard for the night. Cast spells, crack riddles and boil potions as you complete your very own magical mission.
Get your fill of cool and quirky events at this unique Birmingham boozer. Not only is The Old Crown famed for its sprawling Digbeth beer garden, but its keeping punters entertained with an event schedule that's packed with lively happenings.
If you're looking for quirky events in Birmingham, you'll want to get yourself down to Digbeth this spring and summer as new outdoor restaurant Luna Springs brings together bottomless weekend brunches, outdoor screenings and street food in a buzzing setting.
When it comes to cool and quirky things to do in Birmingham, you can't go wrong with a trip to Flight Club. Head to the social darts favourites come the weekend, as they invite you to their Brunch Social complete with bottomless drinks and pizza.
We heard you, you're looking for a quiz night in Birmingham. But how about some noggin testing antics with a twist? Hosted by Quizbox Entertainment at the refurbished Actress and Bishop, this is a test of your brain power unlike any other.
The best in up-and-coming or established headline comedy acts descend onto The Comedy Loft every week for their Friday Night Comedy night. Four acts take to the stage, managed by a hilarious compere, and afterwards you are invited to their premier afterparty.