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.

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Last updated on 18th June 2024

Bustler Market

Bustler Nottingham is found within Sneinton Market. While primarily a street food destination with an industrial vibe and outdoor space, they take pride in being all about the 'eats and beats' - with live DJs and other entertainment in store while you dine of food from across the world. As for drinks? Expect a rotating selection of craft beers, organic wine and even cocktails too.

Taste + Liquor

RnB are always hosting some of the best events, thanks to Taste + Liquor, but they're also supplying amazing birthday packages. With cake, balloons, prosecco, 10 shots and bottomless booze, it's an event guaranteed to celebrate your day in style.

Box Nottingham

Putting a modern twist on a Victorian building in the heart of Nottingham, Box is a trendy sports bar that's perfect for celebrations. Not only can you hire out rooms for private parties, but they've also got darts, shuffleboard and karaoke to keep you entertained. And if you're hungry? Try out steak fries, American-style hotdogs and Bombay chicken burgers.

The Brunch Club

Head on over to The Brunch Club for a birthday party to remember. Not only will you be met with mouthwatering breakfast plates, but there's flowing drinks and fun themes to get stuck into - fancy a bit of emo with your eggs benny?

Gusto Italian - Nottingham

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Love yourself a bit of Italian cuisine? We've got you sorted with Gusto's delicious feast at the chef's table. Or go with its a la carte menu and enjoy munching on pizzas, king brawn bucatini, steaks and plenty more. Pair your meals with a glass of bubbly or a bit of wine to make a real evening of it. 

Popworld Nottingham

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Celebrate your birthday with cheesy hits and all your mates at Popworld Nottingham. Located slap bang in the middle of the city centre, it's a vibrant club to hit after you've been for a special meal or have already had a few. Heck, even spend the whole night on the multicoloured, light-up dancefloor by booking your very own private booth thanks to their special packages, which include your choice of drinks delivered to your table.


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.

Rescue Rooms

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.

Meet Space VR Nottingham

Looking for something a little different from your birthday party in Nottingham? Meet Space VR have your back, with their immersive virtual reality experiences, including intuitive battles, zero latency, escape rooms and arcades.