Arts Events

Information on the latest Arts events in Birmingham, featuring performing art, comedy, dance, music, theatre and art exhibitions.

Lunar Festival returns for its 3rd year this June!

Lunar Festival returns for its 3rd year this June!

Late Night Sounds announced including Psychemagik’s Magik Forest, Horse Meat Disco, Craig Charles, Magic Door and many more Headliners include Super Furry Animals, Mercury Rev, Television, Badly… Read more »

Birmingham’s Newest Folk Festival – Imagined Isle, 12-16 MAY

Birmingham’s Newest Folk Festival – Imagined Isle, 12-16 MAY

Town Hall is set to host a weekend long celebration of folk this spring with a wave of musical delights. Featuring a specially curated line-up of nationally… Read more »

Rare Marvel Artwork to land in Birmingham

Comic book fans will need superhuman powers to get their hands on Washington Green’s new Marvel ‘Superheroes’ collection, hand-signed by industry legend Stan Lee. Produced in an… Read more »

The Necks and James McVinnie: The Secret Life of Organs 5th April at Town Hall

Music by Tom Jenkinson, Philip Glass and The Necks performed on Birmingham Town Hall’s magnificent organ. The Necks are one of the great cult bands of Australia…. Read more »

Sneaks & Peaks Edition 8 02/04/16

Sneaks&peaks returns for its inner city lifestyle festival, moving to a new larger venue, 119 Floodgate street. More room means more sneakers and added apparel brands, along… Read more »

The All-Star Stand-Up Tour 2016 + Q&A of the Stars

Together for the first time and ready to take the roof off! Stand by for the stand-up comedy event of the year as Double Sony Award winner… Read more »

City of Colours – Birmingham’s Free Street Art Festival Saturday 18th June, Digbeth

City of Colours – Birmingham’s Free Street Art Festival Saturday 18th June, Digbeth

On the 18th June, Digbeth will again be transformed into one of Europe’s largest outdoor art galleries, with Birmingham’s most exciting cultural event of the year –… Read more »

Drag tribute artist to celebrate Amy Winehouse album anniversary at The Fox, Thurs 7th April

An Amy Winehouse tribute artist is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of Back to Black by hosting a special tribute night in Birmingham next month. Amy LaQueefa, who… Read more »

Washington Green launches search for artists of tomorrow

IN:SIGHT 2016 returns following outstanding success of last year’s campaign Aspiring artists given opportunity to secure publishing deal with Washington Green Fine Art Birmingham company nurturing the… Read more »

‘If I Were The Devil’ – local artist Keith Maiden presents new exhibition

Provocative new exhibition challenges values of modern society Castle Fine Art in Birmingham’s International Convention Centre (ICC) will be home to a powerful, new exhibition, ‘If I… Read more »

Slow West screening with Q & A by writer/director John Maclean

Brendan O’Neill presents Slow West screening with Q & A by writer/director John Maclean, Friday, April 1, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (BST) at the… Read more »

Swingamajig Festival Expands

Swingamajig is the UK’s first one-day urban festival dedicated to Electro Swing, Gypsy Folk, and vintage mayhem. Nowhere else offers such a harmonious culture clash of vintage… Read more »

Night & Day Markets Review & Adam Regan Interview

Night & Day Markets Review & Adam Regan Interview

Last weekend, Seasonal Markets and Leftfoot joined forces to bring The Night & Day Markets to Digbeth. This two day festival witessed a bespoke banquet of music,… Read more »

5 Fab Ideas to Treat your Mom this Mother’s Day

Try the Chi Kitchen Mother’s Day Menu Chi Kitchen is a Chinese and Pan-Asian restaurant located in Debenhams, The Bullring. Chi represents energy, health and balance in… Read more »

Best Arts Events in Birmingham, March 2016 by Sally W Jones

Best Arts Events in Birmingham, March 2016 by Sally W Jones

There’s quite a bit of arty stuff to do and see this month around Birmingham, from 3D drawing, abstract art, performance art that looks at mental health… Read more »