What’s on

Follow the latest what’s on in Birmingham news. Supplied by our guest writers, and press release contributors. From food & drink to live music, arts and culture to reviews and events.

Orange Polar Bear at The REP

Orange Polar Bear By Sun-Duck Ko and Evan Placey Directed by Peter Wynne-Willson Thursday 1  – Saturday 10 November Press Night: Tue 6 November, 8pm The DOOR,… Read more »

Halloween at Bitters N Twisted venues

Halloween at Bitters N Twisted venues

Halloween at The Vic This Halloween get your broomstick out early as we’re gonna party so hard it’ll wake the dead! Join us on Saturday 27th October… Read more »

The Seventh Wave Festival of Electronic Music Number Six

The Seventh Wave Festival of Electronic Music Number Six

Sixth Electronic Music Festival comes to Birmingham and once again it includes an all-day free electronic music event featuring talks, demonstrations, interactive sessions, synth manufacturer attendance, a room for… Read more »

Voyage Presents Skream Open to Close Sun 21st Oct

Voyage Events presents: Skream ‘Open to Close’ at Next Door Birmingham. After the last hugely successful, sold out show – the man is back. An intimate ‘back-to-basics’ day party orchestrated… Read more »

Local heroes High Horses release debut album Wade in the Shallows

Local heroes High Horses release debut album Wade in the Shallows

From busking the streets to festival stages, local heroes High Horses release debut album ‘Wade in the Shallows’ Fresh from a summer of festival appearances including Moseley… Read more »

Birmingham Live Music and DJ Guide October 2018

Our Birmingham live music & DJ guide offers original and alternative nightlife, gigs, parties and music listings. We work with local promoters and venues each month to ensure you… Read more »

Don Letts to bring the spirit of Notting Hill Carnival to Birmingham

One of the driving forces bringing reggae music to the masses, and arguably one of many influential people in British music, Don Letts is bringing the spirit… Read more »

Lou Lou’s Vintage Fair returns to Birmingham

Lou Lou’s Vintage Fair returns to Birmingham

Lou Lou’s Vintage Fair returns to Birmingham’s St Martin’s church in the Bullring on Saturday 29th September. The award-winning vintage fair showcases 30 of the UK’s best… Read more »

Pint Shop opening 10th October!

There is now an official opening 10th October for Pint Shop Birmingham – bookings are now live – woohoo! pintshop.co.uk/book-table

Are you going to TAPS Food and Drink Fest this weekend?

Are you going to TAPS Food and Drink Fest this weekend?

– Norman Jay MBE, Daddy G (Massive Attack), Heavy Beat Brass Band, 45 Live ft Boca 45 and Pete Isaac, Jon Moore (Coldcut, Ninja Tune) and more… Read more »

Word.Play.Live. A unique event with music and fiction

Word.Play.Live – World Premiere of a new piece of writing by acclaimed novelist Alison Jean Lester. “Talking about Lily May”  A powerful but playful story of love, music and… Read more »

TV Stars Stir It Up For Brum Charity Event

TV Stars Stir It Up For Brum Charity Event

Fresh from their recent national television appearances, two of Britain’s best loved comedians are heading to Brum for a good cause. Scottish legend Hardeep Singh Kohli and… Read more »

Win Tickets To The Launch Of The Mill

This autumn a new destination for music and events opens in Digbeth, take part in The Mill’s ticket hunt you could win tickets to the exclusive launch party…. Read more »

All You Need Is LSD at The REP

All You Need Is LSD is an exhilarating new comedy written by acclaimed playwright Leo Butler, after he accepted an invitation from former government drugs tsar, Professor David… Read more »

Three friends launch new festival for photography in Birmingham

Three friends who met through photography are launching a new festival for the city that celebrates their passion. Beth Astington, Fraser McGee and Martin O’Callaghan have run… Read more »