Wednesday Nights in Birmingham
No need for the mid-week blues when these great bars in Birmingham will crash, bang and wallop their way into your Wednesday good books. From live music that will knock your socks off to rowdy clubs nights that will have you thinking it's a Saturday night out, Birmingham is just as buzzing a city on a Wednesday as it is on the weekend. Check out our recommendations for places to go out in Birmingham on a wicked Wednesday, oh and don't forget, take your mates too!
Last updated on 1st December 2016
Having hosted some of the biggest names in Britain's musical circles, the Glee Club pushes a few boundaries this December, hosting one of the most wonderfully strange bands around, The Destroyers. Falling under the head-scratching 'Balkan Brass' genre, the band is made up of 13 members and combines the sound of a range of different folk and brass instruments. With unbelievably energetic performances and plenty of charm, the group promise to leave you thrilled and with a smile on your face.
Those of a rock and roll disposition will be happy to discover a riff heavy den in the heart of the city promises a rowdy and free ruckus every Wednesday night in the city. From 8 drinks for £10 to DJ's spinning the very best in alternative tracks come 5pm, Subside's Midweek Meltdown is more than an excuse to let your work laden locks down.
2 Good 2 Miss
Never mind if your purse strings are struggling or your party barometer is on the down low, Birmingham's rowdiest gay bar will bring you back up to speed every Wednesday night in the city with 2 Good 2 Miss. The playlist is completely down to you at 2 Good 2 Miss as DJ Mykee promises to play the hits you love, and the ones you request with drinks deals from as little as £2.50.
What's that they say? Go big or go home? Well then, you certainly wont want to go home thanks to Big Wednesdays at Snobs. One of Birmingham's most brimming alternative nights out and awash with students come sun down, Big Wednesday play the creme de la creme of Retro tracks and awesome Indie all the way to 3:30am the very next day.
Uncle Zubo's Student Party
Some people might shudder at the thought of spending the evening with their barmy uncle, but how about giving that charming sucker a chance? Students are invited to flock to The Rainbow pub, cellar and courtyard every Wednesday night in the city as Uncle Zubo promises an evening of indie antics, hot house hits and drinks deals that will send your educated student brain into a dizzy.
Some say the mid week is for giving your noggin a rest, laying it down on the sofa and tucking it in bed come 9pm, but The Hare and Hounds don't think so. Take that barmy brain of yours out for the night to The Hare and Hounds pub quiz where prizes are to be one and ego's are to be stroked, it's just £1 to enter too so why not test your team work and brain building skills for 100 pennies every Wednesday night.
For something a little different in Birmingham on a Wednesday try the trendy vibes, creative kids and laid back atmosphere of cool DJ bar, The Bull's Head in Moseley. Every Wednesday night is host to 'Canvas', a cool and unique live art event that will have your creative buds tingling as you take in a slathering of cool urban art names, that's if the buzzing House tracks from the golden DJ booth don't get to you first.