Arts

Pleasure is a Weapon

Grand Union, Birmingham

Pleasure is a Weapon is the first UK solo exhibition for artist Susie Green. She works with a range of media including sculpture, performance and painting, focussing on the human body as a site for intimacy and sensuality. The exhibition will be punctuated with a public programme of live performances, investigating communication through sound, language and clothing. Alongside her solo practice she also works in collaboration with artists including Simon Bayliss (Splash Addict) and Rory Pilgrim (The Brilliant State). http://grand-union.org.uk

Arts

Bedlam

Birmingham REP Theatre, Birmingham

Back for its third year with an incredibly diverse array of events over three weeks at venues across the city. With mental health services taking a real hammering under the present government and the biting reality of austerity taking hold, the role of the arts in fostering opportunities and inclusivity is essential. Getting involved in the arts, both as audience or participant, can contribute to promoting positive mental health and well being. A celebration of the arts, mental health and wellbeing. Sat 7 Oct – Sun 29 Oct Broadcast, by Sar

Arts

The Chemistry of Biology: An Alchemy of DNA

Birmingham Open Media, Birmingham

This exhibition explores the chemical nature of DNA, the enigmatic ‘instruction book of life,’ which at its base is simply a concoction of phosphorus, nitrogen, hydrogen, oxygen and carbon. Referencing alchemical desires to ‘transmute’ matter into new forms, create panaceas to cure any disease, or to find the secret of immortality, artist Anna Dumitriu weaves together complex historical narratives with synthetic biology, DNA sequencing, and new super-resolution imaging technologies in an attempt to deconstruct what DNA is and what it me

Nightlife

KillerWave at The Darker Horse

Dark Horse Moseley, Birmingham

Killer Wave brings the second installment of our FREE live gigs to Dark Horse Moseley with the awesome.. --- SWEDISH DEATH CANDY --- London 4 piece Swedish Death Candy return for Killer Wave to Birmingham with their wailing psych jams fixin' to blow your minds. For fans of Wand, Thee Oh Sees, Blue Cheer, Meatbodies. Listen>>>> https://soundcloud.com/swedishdeathcandy https://www.facebook.com/swedishdeathcandy/ --- NONSUCH --- Birmingham space jammers Nonsuch are winning the everyone over with their live shows atm and it's only right they pl

Nightlife

Bar City

Prisma, Art. House, Arabian Nights, Birmingham

One of our most popular Urban Bar Crawl brands returns in 2017! Our theme this year is Clash of Uni's, featuring games, attractions and missions geared towards bringing out the fun and competitive spirit of your representing university Club Party Arena: Throwbacks and Warm Up - Harley Buxley, Nash, Fizz - Hosted by Mr Slitz & MC Trey *Lollipops and sweets supplied Warehouse Arena: Grime, UK Rap and Drill - Qadz, Sskes, Caviar - Hosted by MC Tino Adrenaline Arena: R&B, Hip-Hop, Trap & House - Teeshow, Day Day, Nash, Raww - Hosted by Mr M

Arts

Museums at Night Birmingham 2017

Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham

Museums at night is back and will take place in Birmingham on 26, 27 & 28 October

Music

Sugarthief

The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

SONIC GUN Concerts presents Sugarthief After a fantastic summer playing at Beyond The Tracks, Kendal Calling Festival & Y Not Festival Sugarthief return to headline a show at thier spiritual home The Sunflower Lounge with some hand picked special guests TBC. DJ sets in between the bands and after. https://www.facebook.com/sonicgunconcerts 16+

Nightlife

Sagafest

Birthdays Dalston, London

Established in 2009, Sagsco is an entertainment and production company working with some of London’s finest artists, songwriters, and producers.

Music

I Am Marah

Stirlings Bar, Birmingham

IAmAce introduces an event to empower women in music and media. IAmMarah (I am Woman in Arabic) has been created to support women fulfill their creative flair. All Profits from this event are to fund a base for young women in the industry to record, meet, rehearse and create a platform for their future. Live performances on the night all by women however the event is open for all to attend. Running between 7.30-10.30 pm so come early to avoid missing out, Finishing with the sounds of Dj La'Fox followed by an after party upstairs in Stirling

Nightlife

GLAS presents Stranger Raves

Lab 11, Birmingham

This halloween a HUGE FREE RAVE is coming….5 rooms, a selection of the cities BIGGEST brands, hand picked secret guests, full haunted warehouse transformation, special FX & much more…..Plus TICKETS ARE FREE!! GLAS presents STRANGER RAVES - Halloween Friday 27th October | 8pm-6am | Lab11 Click attending and tag 2 friends in the event page for a chance to win £100 bar tab + free entry to Lab11 for the rest of the year! Free Tickets (Last Entry 10pm) Arrive Any Time Ticket £5 Tickets for last 3 events sold out in advance, we advise to g

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club Street Closure

Spotlight, Birmingham

Digbeth Dining Club is the multi award winning street food event that has become a hit in Birmingham and leading the alternative food scene. Operating now every Friday and Saturday night from 5pm til late, we relaunch for 2017 from January 27th until the end of the year! DDC always does a series of big shows, festivals and other exciting events throughout the year! Keep an eye on Facebook and Twitter for all the latest info, as well as our website www.digbethdiningclub.com

Nightlife

BAD GIRLS

Muthers Studio, Birmingham

“There are times when the world slips out of control. It's like an accident that is happening too quickly, and you can't stop it, you can't think about it, you have no choice but to lean back and watch as everything changes forever.” ― James St. James, Disco BloodBath. Raising back from the dead like a club kid rising from their overdose, BAD GIRLS are back for the ultimate of Halloween parties. BAD GIRLS presents DISCO BLOODBATH. We want to take you back to the late 80's/early 90's were the dark depths of Downtown New York city wa

Music

Shanty Town#10

The Edge, Birmingham

BOO !!! That time of year is approaching... And we're doing it again. This Halloween Shanty Town invites you to enter the circus for the freakiest show in town. Monsterous musicians, spooky storytelling around the fire, deadly djs, anarchic live art, gruesome grool and a host of fiendish carnival folk who will be getting their freak on well into the witching hour. Last year was dead fancy but this year it's going to be KILLER .... Unleash your inner freak with us in the depths of Digbeth and make sure you come dressed to kill. Let's get

Nightlife

Hopscotch Tour

Muthers Studio, Birmingham

Hopscotch is the UK’s hottest club night and for the first time ever it’s heading out on tour. October 2017 will see three of the most exciting bands from the world of UK indie head out across the country as Hopscotch takes to the road. The 12 date tour is the brain child of Jack Saunders from Radio X; MTV and features a host of home grown talent in Yonaka, Anteros and Stereo Honey. Best of all? It’s completely free! YONAKA What do you get when you mix the tight, sludgy riffs of grunge, an abundance of pop hooks and the frenetic live ene

Nightlife

BlackOut

Prisma Night Club, Birmingham

J&E Entertainment, The upcoming elite entertainment group is Bringing YOU a Sexy and Luxe experience in Birmingham on Saturday 28th of October. #TheBLACKOUT!!! A multicultural night where you can enjoy&dance; to Afrobeats, Bashment and RnB/HipHop/Trap from all around the world! Don't shy away and miss out on the craziest experience of night life with many more yet to come‼️ #TheBlackout

Nightlife

ACES Nottingham Presents The Halloween Party

The Bowery Club, Nottingham

For Guestlist & Table Reservations - 07866585596

Nightlife

The Haunting 2017

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

The Haunting 2017 Saturday 28th October The Rainbow Venues 9pm - 4am (Last Entry 11pm!) The Midlands favourite Halloween party is back on Saturday 28th October as once again thousands of nightmarish creatures hit the streets of Digbeth for our annual Halloween festival The Haunting. As always you can expect a huge line-up across six completely transformed rooms and loads more terrifying treats. Over 50 actors, acrobats and performers join us on for this ghastly occasion creating a theatrical show unlike anywhere else. Full Line Up TBA... htt

Food, Drink & Network

Brunch'in + Hip Hop

SK Cash and Carry, Birmingham

So, we're throwing a 'Day of the Dead' Halloween Special and bringing Brunch'in and Hip Hop meets 90's RnB. Brunchin + Hip Hop Brum is a boozy brunch with DJs playing hip hop songs from the classic era and some new style bangers, followed by pure club vibes! Brunch is the finest street food served by the creme of the crop rising Street Food heroes. Expect Jerk Chicken Wings, Jerk Burgers, Goat Curry, Carribean BBQ and lots of Rice and Peas. Between 12pm - 1pm we've got bottomless Cocktails with the craziest combos of Hot Rum Punch and Hot Ch

Nightlife

MOKO Presents MADHOUSE Halloween Special

Bambu, Birmingham

MOKO Presents MADHOUSE Halloween Special Saturday 28th October DJ's on the night DJ Russke Jess Monroe Plus Special Guests Dress Code

Nightlife

No Merci : DJ Maximums House of Halloween

Omeara, London

Do not sleep... Maximum welcomes you to his house. More info to follow. ;)

Nightlife

Nuage One Nightmare After Party

ETQT Members Club, Birmingham

Nuage returns to the Etiquette for a spooktacular Halloween special!!! Saturday 28th October, 11pm - 4am Join the UK’s number 1 Brunch Club as we continue the after party at Etiquette, Birmingham’s finest VIP boutique nightclub. We are Joined by International DJ’s, the UK’s finest instrumental sounds & performers…. Nuage delivers Halloween production at the highest levels. Attire is your worst nightmare, with a fashionable twist. Fancy dress is encouraged, yet optional. Check out our social medias for outfit inspiration. Twitter

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club

Spotlight, Birmingham

Digbeth Dining Club is the multi award winning street food event that has become a hit in Birmingham and leading the alternative food scene. Operating now every Friday and Saturday night from 5pm til late, we relaunch for 2017 from January 27th until the end of the year! DDC always does a series of big shows, festivals and other exciting events throughout the year! Keep an eye on Facebook and Twitter for all the latest info, as well as our website www.digbethdiningclub.com FREE ENTRY

Nightlife

Amusement 13 Trick or Treat Halloween Party

Amusement 13, Birmingham

Amusement 13 presents The Halloween party : Trick or Treat Halloween expericence like no other, What to expect throughout the night. - Bouncy Castle - Games Room - Space Hoppers - Beer Pong - Inflatables - Magician - Photo booth plus more Dj's Headliner TBA Main room (Space) - House/Bass Marc Spence Amo Brandon Ross Guy Burns Bill Cuttin Room 2 (The Underground) - Hosted by Subtle Sounds Drum n Bass Dj's - TBA http://www.amusement13.co.uk

Nightlife

Set Good - The Halloween Purge Edition

Truth Nightclub, Birmingham

The most anticipated and renowned Bashment party on the student scene returns! Bruk Out, Tun Up! and Buss'a'whine with the freshest Dancehall, Reggae, Bashment and Soca anthems. Come rep your country as we give you a high energy night of club entertainment featuring SGT merchandise, whistles, flags and alcohol to give you that pure carnival vibe

Nightlife

24 Hr Garage Girls

Hawker Yard, Birmingham

You saw them boss up Boomtown, you've seen them all over Bristol and now the 24 Hour Garage Girls are making their Birmingham debut- zombie apocolypse stylie ! UK GARAGE - BASSLINE - GRIME - DnB - HIP HOP - JUNGLE They'll be bringing an extra special line up to the wonderful Hawker Yard CELLARDORE [New Movement] https://soundcloud.com/cellardore SHOSH [24 Hour Garage Girls] https://soundcloud.com/shosh_osh_begosh ALI MONSTA [Digga Soundz] https://soundcloud.com/dj-ali-monsta ILLER INSTINCT https://soundcloud.com/illerinstinct A-BEE [Func

Nightlife

Portal: Halloween

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

Portal Halloween Sunday 29th October Daytime △ Fancy Dress Encouraged! △ Halloween themed transformed venue △ 3 Rooms of Music & a Chill-out zone Venue & Lineup to be announced www.therainbouwvenues.co.uk

Nightlife

Portal: Halloween

Rainbow Warehouse, Birmingham

Portal Halloween Sunday 29th October Daytime △ Fancy Dress Encouraged! △ Halloween themed transformed venue △ 5 Rooms of Music & a Chill-out zone *** WAREHOUSE Sante Latmun Cuartero Michael Bibi Paradox City BLACKBOX - Roth$tein presents Eli Brown Roth$tein Pat Ondebaak Sian Bennett Josh Gregg FAB FIT The Golden Boy Jakkin Rabbit [Aka Marc Spence & Danny Kane] Ryan Reidy Josh Mair Precinct Ricky Jesson ROOF GARDEN - Disco / Hip Hop / Classics Medusa & YZ [Aka Jem Atkins & Danny Harrison] Teddy Jiyane Jon Brady Jack Dyche & Lewis Rya

Nightlife

Seshy Krueger

Art.House, Birmingham

Raging student night of real underground Trap, House, Deep House and RnB. SeshEvents brings you Seshy Krueger, a night to remember with some of 0121's most talented DJ's, Jack Parker, DOME, Bluerinskey, Louis Cotterhill and OffKey, carrying the Sesh to great heights. Come in your best costumes as you may be our winner the best costume. Tell your friend to tell a friend and we can have a sesh. Lets get SESHY!!! ////////////////////////////////////////// Event by Sesh Events UK Lifted by Lyfeproof (@lyfeproof)

Nightlife

R Bar Halloween

R Bar, Leicester

Who's Ready? LEICESTER'S FINEST THE NUMBER 1 PRE CLUB

Arts

The Head Wrap Diaries

Patrick Centre, Birmingham

Three fierce, clever and witty female characters share stories of community, heritage, womanhood and friendship. The Head Wrap Dairies celebrates versatility in Afro-hair, diversity amongst black women and empowers ALL women to embrace their individual beauty. Dealing with issues of femininity, beauty, culture and most importantly; hair. Using Vicki Igbokwe’s signatory blend of club styles House, Waacking and Vogue fused with African and Contemporary dance, The Head Wrap Diaries takes you on an immersive journey from childhood to the present

Nightlife

TEKTU

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

TEKTU PRESENTS: TOM SHORTERZ 02 // 11 // 2017 Top selector and all round Brummie DON Tom Shorterz will be gracing the decks as continue the Thursday night movie. Tom is a legend in the Birmingham House and Bass scene and charachterised by his RIB RATTLING, explosive sets . TICKETS FROM JUST £1 MORE INFO TBA T x https://www.facebook.com/tektuthursdays/

Nightlife

URBAN THROWBACK

Quantum Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

URBAN THROWBACK IS A NEW AND EXCLUSIVE NIGHT TO BIRMINGHAM PLAYING STRICTLY HIP HOP, RNB, GARAGE FROM THE 90'S AND EARLY 2000'S. MUSIC ON THE NIGHT WILL BE PROVIDED BY DJ DAY DAY AND DJ NAYRAW. **ON THE NIGHT WILL BE A COMBINATION OF TOURNAMENT GAMES SO YOU CAN GO HEAD TO HEAD WITH YOUR FRIENDS, GAMES INCLUDE A GIANT CONNECT 4, 3M x 3M TWISTER MAT, LIMBO AND RETRO CONSOLES SUCH AS PS1, PS2, AND A NINTENDO 64. ** A LIMBO COMPETITION AT 1AM HOSTED BY AYOLA LEE, WINNER GETS A PRIZE!!** **CARIBBEAN FOOD WILL BE ON SALE ON THE NIGHT PROVIDE

Nightlife

Shadow City x Abandon Silence

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

Shadow City and Abandon Silence are pleased to present a very intimate 300 cap show with one of the most talented artists in the scene, Midland, as part of his Autumn tour. Midland: Having produced arguably the best house tune of the last three years, with Final Credits, Midland has now become a staple of any decent dance music line up. But our interest in him dates back much further than then. Having come to our attention in 2010, Harry Agius has established himself as jack of all trades, a chameleonic talent, within the dance music landsc

Nightlife

KREAM's Halloween Party 2017

Nightingale Club, Birmingham

The wait is FINALLY OVER! KREAM proudly presents the BIGGEST and MOST FAMOUS HALLOWEEN THRILLER PARTY in Birmingham for the 11th year running at Nightingale Nightclub on Friday 3rd November. DJ Lazyellow will be playing RnB, Hip Hop and EDM all night long. DRESS CODE: Fancy Dress There will be prizes for the BEST DRESSED GIRL, BOY & GROUP! ************************************************************* Car parks and street parking are available around the nightclub. Door policy: Strictly 18's and over (ID required) Open from 10.30pm - 4.00

Nightlife

Percolate 5th Birthday

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

Black Box: Denis Sulta Brassica [Live] Krywald & Farrer Jack D & Mali Rooftop Terrace: Arran O’Neill Maltzart Tibasko Wignal & Uunaar It’s our Birthday :) 5 years deep and we’re only just getting going… A month of parties across cities we love to party in - some we’ve visited before, some we haven’t. Join us a for a proper Percolate birthday knees up. Leading the line is man of the year Denis Sulta. We can’t recall an artist that has set the scene alight quite so quickly - touting a string of huge releases and a trail of

Arts

Play Nice

Dig Brew Co, Birmingham

*FREE ENTRY* A collaborative debut show by the Black Country born artists Elizabeth Ilsley and Molly Cleaver. Play Nice will be a part of Digbeth First Friday in November and hosted by art and beer enthusiasts Dig Brew Co. The opening night will be Friday 3rd November from 6pm with our own signature Play Nice cocktail and DJ's from 8pm til late as well as Dig Brew lagers, ales and delicious food from Mad O'Rourkes! All the work will be exhibited throughout the weekend. https://www.mollycleaver.com/ https://www.elizabethilsley.com/

Food, Drink & Network

Bottomless Chip Supper Fest

Rub Smokehouse & Bar Birmingham, Birmingham

What better day to celebrate Fry days but a Friday. Come and join us for a celebration of the French Fry in its many guises. Chips French Fries Shoe String Fries Sweet Potato Fries Tater Tots Belgian Fries Lattice Fries Crinkle Cut Fries Wedges Cooking in Beef Tallow for extra crispness, and Vegetable Oil for the vegetarians. Come get your cone and then decide what to top it with be it a selection of rubs, seasonings and spices, truffle and parmesan, ketchup, a selection of mayonnaise, including baconnaise, and insane mayonnaise. If you p

Sports

Netherlands Kick Off Event

Novotel Amsterdam, Amsterdam

On 4 November 2017, we are hosting a Kick-Off event in Amsterdam to celebrate to launch of Isagenix in Netherlands. We wish for you to join us, the Corporate team, along with both European- and Global Top Leaders. The Kick-Off will offer you: • Information on how to start and maximise your Isagenix business • Guidance on activating your Associate account • Tips to help you navigate the Associate Back Office • Business and Product Testimonials But that’s not all: The Kick-Off will welcome you into the community that is Isagenix.

Sports

Ireland Kick Off Event

Citywest Hotel, Saggart

On 4 November 2017, we are hosting a Kick-Off event in Dublin to celebrate to launch of Isagenix in Ireland. We wish for you to join us, the Corporate team, along with both European- and Global Top Leaders. The Kick-Off will offer you: • Information on how to start and maximise your Isagenix business • Guidance on activating your Associate account • Tips to help you navigate the Associate Back Office • Business and Product Testimonials But that’s not all: The Kick-Off will welcome you into the community that is Isagenix. Mingle w

Nightlife

DoNation UK Fashion for a Cause

Canalside, The Cube, Birmingham

****FASHION FOR A CAUSE: THE ULTIMATE MIDLAND FASHION SHOWCASE AND NETWORKING EXPO***** Saturday 4th November 2017 at Canalside Birmingham (Mailbox District) B1 1RN. Tickets starts from £13.95 + BF Bronze Ticket: £13.95 (Fashion business seminar and networking event with special guest speakers including Michaela Moore and Birmingham Chamber of Commerce) Silver Ticket: £15.95 (Fashion showcase only) Gold Ticket: £25.00 (Fashion business seminar, networking event and fashion showcase) Platinum Ticket: £35.00 (Fashion business seminar, fash

Nightlife

The Coalition 2017

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

"The Coalition" are absolutely delighted to announce a history making event at the legendary Rainbow Venues in Birmingham on 4th November 2017. For the first time in Rave history The legendary Amnesia House, The legendary Pandemonium, Birmingham's very own Intervention™ & The truly amazing Acid Experiment have joined forces to form "The Coalition" We have all worked so hard behind the scenes to make this event happen & we just can not wait to show you what we have in store for all our friends & fellow ravers this November. Full details wi

Food, Drink & Network

80's Munch'in Daytimer

SK Cash and Carry, Birmingham

Rewind to the 80s and party like a popstar at Birmingham’s first 80’s Munch’in Daytimer! The music, food, the cocktails, we're totally going for it, and bringing the rad back, celebrating all things 80's! The 80's was an epic time, where new romantic music was dropped alongside Word Up by Cameo followed by Madonna's Borderline. The 80's was a time where Slogan T-shirt, Casio and Pack Man where on everyone’s Xmas list and young kids cycled home on their BMX to watch Grange Hill, Transformers and He-Man. Breakdance - the film – and T

Nightlife

Future Bounce x Sum Cellar

Lab 11, Birmingham

This November BBC Radio 1Xtra's Jamz Supernova takes Future Bounce on the road!! Known for throwing hot sweaty raves with an international calibre of forward thinking DJ's respected within their fields of electronic music!! Our Birmingham event is a special one! Teaming up with the incredible Sum Cellar crew we bring you! Swindle https://soundcloud.com/swindleuk Swindle is nothing short of a UK Legend. The multi talented musician is known for his Grime & Funk fusions making him one of a kind! From producing for people such as Chip, Roll Deep

Nightlife

MOHO

Spotlight, Birmingham

We are teaming up with top UK Bab, Elizabeth Ilsley to bring on a full blown sass pit. Expect all the regular Moho goodness with extra shiny disco lights. Room two is hosted by the one and only Unspeakable crew. Litty. 11-4.30 Spotlight http://mhvh.tumblr.com

Attractions

Web Summit 2017

MEO Arena, Lisboa

In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most disruptive technology companies and those interested in how that disruption can transform their businesses and their lives. https://websummit.com/

Food, Drink & Network

Bottomless Brownies vs Doughnuts Party

Rub Smokehouse & Bar Birmingham, Birmingham

Picture two buffets one piled with an arrangement of Rub glazed doughnuts all made in house, the other a piled with mountains of different brownies, dark, oreo, blondies all from our sister company Brownie Heaven. In between there is a divide, bridged by a chocolate fountain. You will be encouraged to All You Can Eat from both camps. The winner of the battle is the table that is most destroyed by the entourage of eaters. Who will win? Only you can decide? £17.95 including a light sandwich to start with of a Pulled Pork Hoagie, Forest Burge

Nightlife

Foreverland comes to Birmingham

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

20 Cities : 30,000 People : 1 Magical Adventure Our magical touring circus is coming to Birmingham.. Join us on an adventure through music, time and space as we discover a new realm of the surreal. Merging debauchery and the paranormal - when the sun goes down; your inner child comes out to play! Venture to a place where you never have to grow up, welcome to Foreverland.. ✗ DJs + Live Performers ✗ Theatrical Displays ✗ Circus Acts + Stage Shows ✗ Giant Inflatables + Adult Playground ✗ Immersive Themed Décor ✗ Festival Production

Music

The Mighty Young

The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

SONIC GUN Concerts presents The Mighty Young The Mighty Young return from a short summer break revitalised with even more tricks up their sleve and still fixin' to blow your mind! https://soundcloud.com/the-mighty-young/wrecking-ball ---------------------------------------------------------------- Cosmic Strip "Crunching indie rock with some heavy psych vibes..." Clash Magazine https://soundcloud.com/cosmicstrip/cosmic-strip-goodbye ---------------------------------------------------------------- Plus special guests ----------------------

Food, Drink & Network

Sear & Smoke

The Crane, Birmingham

Digbeth Dining Club & O.P.M present to you Birmingham's first ever event dedicated to Meat & BBQ: Smoke & Sear. Twelve of the UK's finest BBQ & meat traders come together for a day dedicated to meat, BBQ, spit roasts, seared meat...I'm sure you get the idea. With music supplied by Digbeth Dining Club's DJs and Live Bands, all of whom to be confirmed, alongside a selection of Craft Ales & Craft Lager from the regions most popular brewers, as well as cocktail and gin bars. All of this will be taking place in one of Birmingham's most impressiv

Nightlife

TRMNL

Lab 11, Birmingham

11.11 We embrace the fundamentals of partying…Good music, sound and people. Lab11 main room get’s a full acoustic make over, re-tuned sound and new additional lighting. We welcome back one of our earliest guests at the venue Marco Faraone who over the last 3 years has become one of the most respected DJ / Producers on the circuit. A resident of Music On with releases on Moon Harbour, Drumcode and many more. His sets are no-nonsense, up front bombs that will shake that main room like no-one else! Joining him will be our TRMNL family and re

Food, Drink & Network

Glug Birmingham

Mama Roux, Birmingham

Hi Gluggers, Summer might be over (sob) but there are even more reasons to get excited as the colder months approach coz we’ve been working on another killer line up for you guys! Glug Birmingham returns on Wednesday 15th November for our final event of the year, bringing together a host of incredible speakers and interactive activites that explore the connection between play and creativity. We’ll be releasing more details on tickets via our twitter feed @glugbirmingham - along with more details on the event very soon, so stay tuned for a

Food, Drink & Network

Curry King of Birmingham 2017

ICC Arena, Birmingham

TABLES OF TEN AND INDIVIDUAL TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE This is a black tie event with a twist. Each guest on your table will be given tasks to do that will contribute to cooking a curry fit for a King (or Queen). Together you will be asked to create a recipe from a number of meats, vegetables, herbs and spices. You'll need to name your dish too. You'll then take your 'recipe' to a chef who will cook up some love, right there and then, bringing your curry to life. Your dish will then be judged by local chefs, food writers and food bloggers, on a

Arts

Zero

Patrick Centre, Birmingham

If we start at point zero, how would we look at reality and experience life? Submerge into Humanhood’s hypnotic and powerful piece ZERO. A visually and sonically mesmerising performance of immersive sound, hypnotising lights and virtuosic movement where the two dancers entangle through a ritualistic journey. Experience a spiritual dance and be transported into a dream-like world of imagination and beauty. http://www.dancexchange.org.uk

Food, Drink & Network

PIPER-HEIDSIECK CHAMPAGNE DINNER

Rofuto, Birmingham

If you love fine food and fabulous fizz this event is definitely for you! Join us at this exclusive PIPER-HEIDSIECK Champagne event, with five beautiful champagnes paired with five stunning small plates prepared by the ROFUTO team. Hosted by award-winning Cellarmaster, Regis Camus and UK Brand Ambassador, Simon Stockton, this event is not to be missed. Grandson to a farmer of the Thiérarche, in north-eastern France, Régis Camus is the man in the shadows; shaping the PIPER-HEIDSIECK Champagnes since he first arrived in 1994. Régis traine

Nightlife

UWR Blackout

Art.House, Birmingham

The UK's Biggest University Warehouse Rave returns on Friday 17th November 2017. Introducing some Explosive new surprises that will blow your mind. The blackout brand is one of a kind featuring the only ever amalgamation of a tshirt rave with the underground warehouse atmosphere. Discover dazzling light effects which create a special experience with our reflective tshirts Get ready for 7 hours of the hottest party vibes as we rave from 10pm till 5am in the morning. With full scale production, 50KW Turbo Sound, barbeque and loads more attractio

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Resonate

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

Resonate presents KiNK (Live) Friday 17th November The Rainbow Venues 10pm - 6am Without a shadow of doubt in our minds, KiNK is one of our favourite 'Live electronic acts' and last year on the respected Resident Advisor poll he was voted the top Live electronic artist in the world. While performances involving nothing but laptops can be exceptional, there's an undeniable thrill in seeing an artist make music right there in front of you, a thrill that, by and large, electronic music lacks compared to other genres. That might explain why KiNK i

Nightlife

Leftfoot & MoodFix

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Leftfoot & MoodFix proudly present.. Chaos In The CBD (Rhythm Section) The first time Chaos graced the decks at the Hare & Hounds for MoodFix they took the roof off. That was two years ago and since then they've blown up, with Boiler Room sets, the launch of their label In Dust We Trust and headline slots at many of the best international festivals. The kiwi bro's first gained underground notoriety with their debut release on Rhythm section in 2015, 'Midnight in Peckham'. That trademark sound of complex drum patterns and ethereal sounds has

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Cheese Fest Birmingham

Custard Factory, Birmingham

Cheesefest UK comes to Birmingham for a day of the most incredible melted cheese delights and delicious cheese-based cuisine! Experience some of the cheesiest cheeses in the world with melted raclette, cheese wheels, gooey mozzarella sticks and a whole host of cheese-tastic tastes from the UK’s best cheese traders! Hosted in cities all over the UK, we’re really excited to welcome all of these cheesy delights to the Custard Factory! Taking place here at the Custard Factory, Cheese Fest features the UK’s best cheese traders and street foo

Attractions

MCM Birmingham Comic Con

NEC Birmingham, Marston Green

MCM Expo Ltd. run the popular MCM Comic Con shows in Northern Ireland, Birmingham, Ireland, Scotland, Liverpool, London, Manchester, and Midlands. To stay up to date with news about the MCM Birmingham Comic Con and other activities of MCM Expo Ltd. plus news and information that may be of interest to our MCM community members. http://www.mcmcomiccon.com/birmingham/

Nightlife

BEEP ME 911

Spotlight, Birmingham

Beep Me 911, call me on my cell phone, I’ll call you back. Brain bae of MHVH & B*Sl*p strictly 90s and 00s jams, phone flipping, Blue Jeans dipping, HTML code tripping vibes ALL NIGHT LONG To celebrate the launch we are giving away a limited number of free tickets. DJS on the night: Sammy Slow Jams Unpronounceable Jordan Lott Dan Brown Spotlight 11pm - 4.30am https://www.facebook.com/BEEPME911BRUM/

Nightlife

Thug Tears 2

Suki10c, Birmingham

THUG TEARS 2; THE THUG LIFE CHOOSES YOU. REAL TRAP SH*T. JOCE WAVY https://www.mixcloud.com/JoceWavy/pretty-girls-like-trap-music-traphip-hop-mix/ JACK PARKER https://www.mixcloud.com/jack-parker2/dj-jacky-p-is-playing-at-my-house/ KINNY https://soundcloud.com/reece-kindon/the-boujee-tapes-vol-1-gyalchester BLUKEY https://soundcloud.com/blukeyrinsle/eddie-gordo https://www.instagram.com/thugtearsss

Arts

Silent Disco At Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Birmingham

Silent Noize, High Fidelity, Le Club Fondue and BMAG have teamed up to bring the first ever silent disco to Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery! Taking place in the stunning Edwardian Tearooms, three top DJ's will battle it out for your attention, playing the very best in Dance, Pop, Indie, Rock, Party & Power Ballads... Everyone will get a pair of fantastic 3 channel headsets each with a different coloured LED light so you can see what your friends are dancing to, and if you want to chat and grab a drink, just take off your headphones and the ro

Nightlife

Portal: Skream

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

Portal presents Skream Open til Close After last years succesful Open til Close show in the Blackbox for Portal the main man Skream is back at one of The Rainbow's lovely venues. http://www.portalmusic.co.uk

Nightlife

Hospitality : Birmingham

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

Hospitality : Birmingham Saturday 25th November The Rainbow Venues 10pm - 6am (Last Entry 1am!) Off the back of an amazing roadblock takeover at MADE Festival : Birmingham and a string of sold out shows at The Rainbow Venues, we're back this Autumn for another high octane club show with a fresh lineup! The Warehouse - Hospitalitydnb Full Line Up & Special Guests TBA! Brought to you by Hospitalitydnb & Weird Science http://www.hospitalitydnb.com www.therainbowvenues.co.uk

Nightlife

Moskalus

Suki10c, Birmingham

For our inaugural party, we’re super pleased to be flying over a quintessential Czech tastemaker: Moskalus. He’s been producing beautiful videos for labels like Lobster Theremin, NeoViolence and 50WEAPONS, and by extension introducing many people to the balmy lo-fi beats of Baltra, ghettohousedrummachine and Route8. The party is in-arguably one of Birmingham’s best kept secrets for dance music lovers. Suki10c is an intimate venue with a super warm, fully analogue Martin Audio sound system. Suffice to say, we’re itching to start, ‘co

Music

The Unspeakable Portal Gun

Lab 11, Birmingham

Step through the portal for a party of which the likes you've never seen, never even imagined Morty! The Unspeakable is back with a schwifty spin on our space theme for a night as **burp** delicious as McDonald's 1998 Szechuan Sauce. Expect aliens, astronauts, rockets, balloons, photo booth, glitter girls all with a galactic twist and of course your favourite mad scientist grandpa/grandson combo **GUESTLIST EVENT ADD YOUR NAME FOR ENTRY*** DJs Unpronounceable (The Unspeakable/MOHO) Silence (The Unspeakable/Feel The Vibe) Chakra Man (The U

Music

Blaenavon w/ The Night Café

Mama Roux, Birmingham

SONIC GUN Concerts present Blaenavon Everyone's favourite unpronounceable indie band are bringing their grandiose riffs on a UK tour this Winter. Breaking into the ears of indie fans in 2013 with their huge debut single Into The Night, the young Hampshire trio demonstrated a musicianship and delivery far beyond their years, and a sense of humour pretty spot on it. After signing to the award-winning Transgressive Records and releasing EP Miss World, the band have now dropped their debut fittingly titled full-length That's Your Lot. This ban

Attractions

Etsy Made Local 2017

Custard Factory, Birmingham

IDEAS Birmingham are hosting their third annual Etsy Made Local Event at the Custard Fartory Market Hall in Digbeth. Friday: 12pm - 8pm - Also First Friday Saturday: 11am - 4pm FREE Entry / Kid Friendly Come along for lovely handmade and vintage goodies and craft supplies from your friendly local Etsy sellers. http://www.custardfactory.co.uk/whats-on/

Nightlife

Bicep (Live)

Rainbow Venues, Birmingham

BICEP (LIVE) OMAR-S GERD JANSON LAUER HORSE MEAT DISCO HAMMER & MANY MORE SATURDAY DECEMBER 2ND THE RAINBOW VENUES We’re delighted to be welcoming back perhaps Electronic music’s hottest property at the moment ‘Bicep’ for the debut Live show in Birmingham in support of their debut LP released on September 1st via the legendary Ninja Tune. Those of you who made it to the Feel My Bicep party in December will know they bring the heat and this is destined to be a very special show with a full lineup across 2 rooms to be announced. B

Nightlife

Liquescent Presents

Lab 11, Birmingham

After hosting the legends that are Fabio & Grooverider for their "25 years of Drum & Bass" tour, its time to kick on and show you again exactly what we are made of! Liquescent is back for our second installment, with more liquid & rollers to destroy that Lab11 terrace! With another massive lineup wih top tier production! Presented on the night will be; Alix Perez w/ SP:MC HYBRID MINDS w/ TEMPZA POLA & BRYSON ITMEK PHASE 2 B2B DJ REACTION MATHIESON & FRY

Food, Drink & Network

Feast Foods Presents - Elf

The ECC, Wolverhampton

Come join us this Christmas with another spectacular food experience all inspired from the hilarious festive film Elf. We will be serving up a unmissable menu including a Christmas sharing platter, a luxury Christmas dinner & finally, Buddy the elf's favourite, 'sweet spaghetti' special. A perfect night for you and your friends to celebrate the festive holiday!

Food, Drink & Network

Pizza & Prosecco Festival Birmingham

Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham

The Pizza & Prosecco Festival is coming Birmingham!! Lets face it, Pizza & Prosecco are probably the two best things in the world, so what could be better then bringing the two together for a festival based around the the ultimate food and drink duo. Get a slice of the action from an array of pizza pop ups and prosecco bars. - 20 different types of prosecco to try - Sparkling Prosecco cocktails - Soft blankets & Heaters - Sing-a-long pop classics and live music all day - Array of pizza-pop ups Find out more by clicking the link below

Arts

The Boy Who Had It All Dudley Premiere!

Dudley Archive, Dudley

A fictional short film, documenting the rise of school boy prodigy. Duncan Edwards from humble beginnings to the big stage: Manchester United

Nightlife

Le Club Fondue

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Remember those legendary nights at Moseley Dance Centre? Of course you do, and you loved them didn’t you? We all loved them, it was just a massive cheesy disco with free sweets, but look, we’re all a bit older now, and those nights at MDC are long gone… Don’t you just wish you could do it all again? Well now you can! Some really clever DJ’s from Kings Heath are bringing back the spirit of MDC and the glory days of nightclubs in Birmingham, and launching it at The Hare. Le Club Fondue (French for The Cheesy Disco) is here! It's the bra

Nightlife

Carnival Magnifico

CRANE, Birmingham

To celebrate the launch of Carnival Magnifico : Winter Edition we're giving away 4 x tickets before we go on general sale. For your chance to win, simply tag your Carnival Magnifico raving crew on the event wall, winner announced Friday 20th October, GOOD LUCK! Carnival Magnifico : Winter Edition Friday 26th January The Rainbow Venues - CRANE Bowyer Street, Birmingham, B10 0SA 9pm - 4am Join us on Friday 26th January for Carnival Magnifico : Winter Edition, where we transform CRANE into a Carnival Magnifico Wonderland Brought to you by Carn

Sports

INSIDE Automotive

Hedsor House, Taplow

Automotive Presenter Nicki Shields Presents INSIDE Automotive 2018. Be a part of the definitive Automotive discussion, presented directly by drivers, Motorsport personalities and industry specialists. This exciting and dynamic world is brought to life in an intimate yet open forum, outlining its interaction with business, technology, marketing and it’s future. INSIDE Automotive 2017 will feature a series of panel events focusing on applied technologies, the automotive industry and the role of marketing in motorsport. Offering thought provo

Arts

Macbeth

Patrick Centre, Birmingham

Multi-award-winning Mark Bruce Company present a striking dance theatre adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, a tragic descent into the darkest sides of ourselves. Goaded by the whispers of demons, the Macbeth’s unleash murder for their own gains and set in motion their path to madness and self-destruction, unravelling events in a nightmare they cannot control. With a cast of ten and designed by the creative team that brought you Dracula and The Odyssey, this dance theatre production realises a beautifully harrowing vision of an internal w

Music

The Blinders

The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

SONIC GUN Concerts presents The Blinders With a naturally passionate and intense presence, this trio mean very much to a growing number of music fans, despite being unknown outside of the UK’s currently exploding underground rock and roll dimension. Punky and psychaedelic, they are partly inspired by poetry and literature. Their live show is a charismatic, theatrical live experience of intensity, possessed by the spirits of musical greatness. Amidst a myriad of widely varying comparisons, their energy pulses with a unique punkadelic sound.

Nightlife

Sum Cellar

Amsterdam, Amsterdam

Spring Break Amsterdam Festival 2018 GASSUMS! THIS IS GOING TO BE NEXT LEVEL! We are back on International duty & we're taking our Brummie shindig across the pond to one of our favourite cities in the entire world, AMSTERDAM! You lot know this has madness written all over it! The Dutch are gonna be calling us Schum Shellar! We're expecting a HUGE 0121 turnout for this! 1st Wave Line-up Announcement https://www.facebook.com/sumcellar/

Food, Drink & Network

Maidenhead Food & Fitness Festival

Maidenhead, Maidenhead

Enjoy Maidenhead invites the whole family to the inaugural Maidenhead Food & Fitness Festival to celebrate health and wellbeing across the town centre in 2018. A healthy lifestyle, balancing great food and fitness and the most comprehensive town centre regeneration plan Maidenhead has ever seen has inspired this two day event. Held across two days between the hours of 10:00am and 17:00pm the Maidenhead Food & Fitness Festival will be spread throughout the Town Centre, Kidwells Park and the Town Moor. We will accommodate a variety of food,

Food, Drink & Network

INSIDE Food

Maidenhead Amphitheatre, Maidenhead

The definitive Food discussion, presented directly Chefs, Food experts and personalities.

Sports

INSIDE Fitness

Maidenhead Amphitheatre, Maidenhead

The definitive Fitness discussion, presented directly Chefs, Food experts and personalities.

Music

Maidenhead Music

Maidenhead Amphitheatre, Maidenhead

Maidenhead Music is a three-day music experience in the heart of the community. Performances and workshops, from local artistes, community acts and special guests, provide entertainment and participation for music lovers of all ages. There is something for everyone.

Music

INSIDE Music

Maidenhead Amphitheatre, Maidenhead

Music workshops and classes.