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.

KinKs Heath Fest to celebrate 52nd Anniversary of Birmingham Debut

Ex-Kinks members headline KinKs Heath Fest to celebrate 52nd. Anniversary of Birmingham Debut on Sunday 20 May. 52 years after making his debut with The Kinks at King’s… Read more »

Boca Grande Taqueria Summer Garden Pop Up at The Plough

There’s a rather special weekend coming up this May Bank Holiday. The Plough Harborne is launching their Taco menu with a Boca Grande Taqueria Summer Garden Pop… Read more »

Taste and Liquor Brum Wing Fest 2018

Taste and Liquor Brum Wing Fest 2018

Birmingham are you ready for the 2nd annual TASTE & LIQUOR’S BRUM WING FEST 2018? Battling it out to win BRUM WING FEST KING or QUEEN. Some… Read more »

Boca Grande returns to the Plough with a brand new menu + extensive drinks list too!

Taco pop-up “Boca Grande” returns to the Plough in Harborne with a brand new menu, extensive tequila & mescal list and selection of Mexican beers & frozen… Read more »

Bill Bailey Larks in Transit at Arena Birmingham

Bill Bailey Larks in Transit at Arena Birmingham

 Bill Bailey // CC BY 2.0 Bill Bailey is coming to Birmingham this year, and there are still tickets available for the show. The musician and stand-up comedian’s unique… Read more »

An eclectic programme of animated short films from Neighbourhood

An eclectic programme of animated short films from Neighbourhood. All genres, all techniques, from all over the world!  Wednesday 2nd May Artefact, 1464 Pershore Road Films start 8pm… Read more »

Wobble 26 May 6th at Spotlight!

Wobble 26 comes to Digbeth this May. Sunday, May 6 at 8 PM – 3:30 am at Spotlight, Lower Trinity St, B9 4AG Birmingham. DJs Ana Matronic ( Scissor… Read more »

Mallory Knox play Birmingham Mama Roux

Mallory Knox have released their first single as a four-piece, following the news that vocalist Mikey Chapman had departed the band last week. ‘Black Holes’ sees bassist… Read more »

Hott Date back at Cafe Colette Digbeth

Ever struggled to decide between which cool independent club night or gig to go to? Want to dance to retro tunes one minute then watch your favourite… Read more »

Lost Harbours play Centrala 19th May

Lost Harbours is the project of singer/songwriter Richard Thompson and regular band members Emma Reed (WeUs / CAAD) and Sabine Moore (Waterflower), plus collaborators Diana Collier (The… Read more »

Spring Market Cheese Festival at The Bond 21st April

Spring Market Cheese Festival at The Bond 21st April

On the 21st April 2018 Birmingham’s Seasonal Markets returns with their first ever themed market. The event will be taking place in our regular stomping ground –… Read more »

post-paradise 12 at Centrala

Post-Paradise is a grassroots experimental music concert series run by a collective of composers based in Birmingham, UK. Now in its second season, Post-Paradise has created a… Read more »

Banstock 2018 ft Miles Hunt and Ned’s Acoustic Dustbin

Miles, Jonn and Rat are appearing together on a 12-date UK tour with their respective full bands beginning in Liverpool and finishing with two nights in Birmingham… Read more »

Supersonic Festival New Line Up Announcement!


Music Guide Birmingham April 2018

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