Fun Birthday Ideas in Nottingham

It comes but once a year so you might as well make your birthday the best it can be and throw yourself into some of Nottingham's most entertaining venues. Seriously, this city is fit to bursting with fun places to pack some action into your big night out, from pretty bars to beer pong bunkers. To make it easy for you to source the hottest party venues, we've rounded up the best of them, so read on to find out our top picks for fun birthday ideas in Nottingham.

Last updated on 21st February 2020

MOJO Nottingham

8 user reviews 4

A quirky American-style dive bar on Thurland Street, MOJO knows how to bring the party. Offering a delicious range of fun cocktails, it's easy to fit in a skinful at this Nottingham party bar, but they've got delicious burgers and beefed-up sandwiches on hand to soak it all up.

Be At One Nottingham

38 user reviews 4

Nothing says birthday season like a table full of cocktails, and Be At One is the place to do that. Head down to the popular Victoria Street bar and take your pick of their excellent and extensive cocktail list. Or, if you're looking to get even more hands-on, take a stab at one of their masterclasses.

  Nottingham Beer Tasting Tour

2 user reviews 5

@ Meet at: Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem in the Haunted Snug on Saturday 12th September 2020

Head over to Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem where this fun beer tasting tour is ready to show you some of the best craft beer bars in Nottingham. Taking you to the Crafty Crow, The Organ Grinder and Overdraught, you'll be able to sample beers local and international, and get to learn how they're brewed and what makes each so unique.

Das Kino

110 user reviews 4

Already one of the city's most popular spots, Das Kino is also one of the best places in Nottingham for a birthday party. Get your fill of delicious pizzas, burgers and heady cocktails, before getting your ping pong on with their Olympic-grade tables.

The Walrus

11 user reviews 4

Hidden below King Street, this Nottingham beer pong bar boasts neon interiors and a soundtrack of nostalgic party hits perfect for kickstarting your birthday antics. Get stuck into their happy hour where you can grab two for £8 cocktails before 9pm from their list of nostalgia-inspired sips and eccentric takes on classic mixes.

Nottingham's iconic live music venue has played host to some of the biggest and best acts in the biz for eons now, but did you know they've also got some excellent club nights on offer? Perfect for that big birthday night out, their Saturday night outing teams up with Stealth to bring you six rooms of music from house and techno to guilty pleasures and indie bangers.

One the best clubs in Nottingham, Queen Street's Ink is all about good old fashioned partying. Get your gladrags on and head out to this clubbing Mecca for the chance to dance your way into your new year across four separate rooms of amazing music and cool light shows.