The Old Crown celebrates the start of summer with four weeks of street food events

Birmingham’s oldest pub, The Old Crown, has just launched a brand new street food festival in Digbeth, featuring seven of the best traders from the Midlands and beyond in their beer garden serving up delicious eats that everyone can enjoy.

Their launch party will be on Saturday 17th June, kicking off the series of events with live music, DJs and tasty street food from Spuds and Bros & Grounded Kitchen.

After their exciting launch, there will be an Independence Day Burger Party on Saturday 1st July, Tacos & Tequila with frozen margaritas on Saturday 8th July, with a closing party on Saturday 15th July!

Here’s the full line-up:

Saturday 17th June – Street Food Launch Party with Spuds & Bros and Grounded Kitchen

Saturday 1st July – Burgers with Boo Burgers & Juke Burger

Saturday 8th July – Tacos & Tequila with Tierra Tacos

Saturday 15th July – Closing Party with Zindiya and Good Food Cartel

The co-owner of the pub, Ciaran Healy, had this to say: “We can’t wait to bring this brand new street food festival to Digbeth. Between the Street Food Fest, our Summer Programme and Pairc Festival, this summer is shaping up to be our biggest year yet, and we hope you’re as excited for the next few months as we are.”

As well as the Street Food Fest, The Old Crown has just announced their full summer programme, with live music + DJs every weekend, as well as takeovers from your favourite local brands. Highlights include a celebrity quiz from Shaun Wallace (The Chase’s Dark Destroyer), after parties for Pairc Festival, and a Pagan Disco featuring Brummie artists Foka Wolf and Tat Vision.

This street food festival will be completely free entry, make sure to reserve your space while you can at Design My Night.