New live music venue & Ba-Ha Vegan in restored Rainbow Digbeth + Nov/Oct Event Listings

The original Rainbow pub dates back to 1767. Over the last 250 years there have been manyincarnations. It’s been bought and sold, loved, and left abandoned.It’s been a long time. Too long. But now, the time has come to breathe life back into thelegendary pub once more.

Finally The Rainbow has been lovingly restored, and it’s ready to take its rightful place oncemore at the heart of Digbeth nightlife.

The Rainbow has hosted live performances from countless well known artists over theyears such as The Heavy, La Roux, Joss Stone, Ocean Colour Scene, Bastille and UB40.

But more importantly the pub holds many fond memories for thousands of Brummies.

Meeting friends, watching gigs, dancing until the early hours, falling in love. All the thingsthat happen in a proper pub.

It’s time to make new memories, share laughs with friends and put the world to rights.

Expect live music, live sports, cocktails and good food.

Food will be provided by multi-award winning BA-HA. After many years in the hospitalityindustry, co-founders Frankie Heekin and Becky Powell decided to launch BA-HA in 2018 todeliver the best of plantbased in Brum with a unique dining experience. Expect an excitingstreet food menu, hearty Sunday roasts (Guinness gravy you say?), brunches, late night barfood and more!

The Rainbow relaunched on 2nd October 2021 and will feature live entertainment everyFriday and Saturday in the basement venue from a host of local and national acts, andresidents Urban JukeBox with DJ Feva.

Monday to Thursday 4pm- 12am

Friday opening hours 4pm – 2am

Saturday 12pm – 2am

Sunday 12pm – 12am



Fri 8th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Sat 9th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Fri 15th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Sat 16th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Fri 22nd Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Sat 23rd Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Fri 29th Heavy Beat Brass Band

Sat 30th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Sun 31st  Novus (Sonic Gun Concerts)


Fri 5th The Equators

Sat 6th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Fri 12th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Sat 13th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Fri 19th Culture Dub Orchestra

Sat 20th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva

Fri 26th The Heels

Sat 27th Urban Jukebox + Dj Feva