Arts

Polly Apfelbaum

Ikon Gallery, Birmingham

Ikon’s Autumn exhibition of new work by New York-based artist Polly Apfelbaum will exemplify an art practice that places emphasis on the essential quality of materials, especially colour and texture, whilst asserting the importance of popular culture and craft activity. Her use of various fabrics – stained and dyed – and more recently glazed ceramics, is beguiling and refreshing in its offerings of simple pleasures. In this way, she subtly assumes a political, and feminist, position, challenging pomposity, notions of entitlement and hiera

Arts

Shout Festival 2018

Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham

SHOUT Festival of Queer Arts and Culture. SHOUT brings the best in queer and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Trans* (LGBT) artists, work, and culture from across the UK and beyond to Birmingham. We ignite debate, inspire discussion, increase representation and showcase the work of queer artists across the city. www.shoutfestival.co.uk

Nightlife

BINGO LINGO

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

BINGO LINGO is on the move once again - BIRMINGHAM INCOMING! Round up your BINGO Squad. Crazy giveaways, exciting rounds and surprises you’ll be mad to miss! Doors open from 6pm Weird and wonderful prizes First game 8pm Follow us on Twitter: @BingoLingoCdf www.bingolingo.club Over 18’s only

Attractions

Birmingham Christmas Markets 2018

Victoria Square, Birmingham

Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market 2018 Open daily from November 15th to December 23th inclusive Hours: 10am – 9pm Location: Victoria Square, New Street Closed Christmas Day Christmas at Birmingham Botanical Gardens 2018 Date: 28/11/2018 - 01/01/2019 Hours: 12:00 am - 7:00 pm Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens Jewellery Quarter Christmas Lights Switch On 2018 Date: 18/11/2018 Hours: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Location: Birmingham Jewellery Quarter, Vyse St Magical Christmas at Drayton Manor 2018 Date: 17/11/2018 Hours: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 15.11 - 17.11

Spotlight, Birmingham

Birmingham’s Original Street Food Event Every Thursday (4pm-11pm), Friday (4pm-11pm) & Saturday (1pm - 11pm) Spotlight, Digbeth #eatsbeatsliquidtreats

Nightlife

H + H : The Hoedown

Quantum, Birmingham

H+H present their newest event. Get ready for THE HOEDOWN

Nightlife

STORIES presents CHARLIE SLOTH

STORIES Nightclub, Birmingham

STORIES presents CHARLIE SLOTH Friday 16th November Djs on the night Charlie Sloth DJ Cameo NO ID NO ENTRY, ID is essential & must be carried for scanning to gain admittance. This ticket does not guarantee entry. Security maintain the right to carry out full searching upon entry. Tickets are non refundable. 10.30 - 4am Dress Code: Smart, No gym wear or caps

Nightlife

Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (ABBA After Midnight)

Mama Roux, Birmingham

Gimme Gimme Gimme (ABBA After Midnight) The clubnight devoted entirely to ABBA Featuring loads of ABBA type things (duh) After sell out parties all across the country, the original and best ABBA party finally makes it to Birmingham! "The closest you will ever get to finding the meaning of life will be in a sweaty club in Hackney, jostling your body against others' and shout-singing along to ABBA" - Noisey https://www.facebook.com/abbaaftermidnight/

Nightlife

Leftfoot & Shadow City Present: Love International Party

Lab 11, Birmingham

After our stellar sold-out Sunset on the Terrace party with Young Marco back in June, we’re delighted to announce that we will be returning to LAB11 this November, teaming up with Love International Festival to welcome an array of world-renowned selectors across two rooms. Split across LAB11’s infamous terrace and main room, Horse Meat Disco, Crazy P Soundsystem, Call Super and Dave Harvey (Futureboogie Recordings) will join Leftfoot & Shadow City residents for an evening which will span house, disco, techno and more. On the terrace, we

Music

Florence + The Machine

Genting Arena, Marston Green

Florence + the Machine has announced a return to Birmingham as part of the ‘High As Hope Tour’. This follows the news of Florence + the Machine’s hugely-anticipated fourth new album, ‘High As Hope’, which already has the feel of a career-defining moment for Florence, venturing into new territory as much as it reaches back to one’s roots. A recent show in London was greeted with a series of 5-star reviews, in which Florence teased new material for the first time. http://www.gentingarena.co.uk/

Nightlife

ACES At Toy Box Manchester

TOY BOX, Manchester

ACES Comes To Manchester... 8 Years & Counting Running The Premier Saturday Night In The City Of Nottingham; We Go North And Host One Of The Finest Names In The Clubbing World - Toy Box Presenting DJ Shaq 5ive & Continental GT Alongside Resident Metasis Sponsored By - ISAWITFIRST.COM

Music

Hinds / Sports Team

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

THIS IS TMRW PRESENTS SAT NOV 17TH THE MILL, DIGBETH HINDS + Special Guests SPORTS TEAM HINDS – http://www.hindsband.com/ Hinds' breakout debut album 'Leave Me Alone' was an album of party anthems drenched in metaphors. With their forthcoming sophomore record 'I Don't Run', it's time to cut straight to the chase. Some might expect them to write songs about being happy, young and carefree - "but we're not satisfied with that," explains guitarist Ana Perrote. "On this album the struggles are clear. We want to be brave." 'I Don't Run' is H

Nightlife

Disco P*ssy

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

HELLO KITTY LOVERS! We are back again for another intimate night filled with disco and debauchery. As always we are giving away FREE tickets! (Free entry valid until 11pm, £3 entry after!) Michael Cheng & Danny Kane will be providing you with the aural pleasure for the evening. We hit capacity at our last party so make sure you don't miss out on this little hidden gem! 10pm - 3am CHOOSE DISCO! DP x https://www.facebook.com/discopuss/

Nightlife

Levels launch

Lab 11, Birmingham

Levels is going to be held In the loft at LAB11's sister venue Twenty2. Expect a HOUSE driven music policy with plenty of vocals and groovers to see you through the night. DJ's Onefour William Power Elliot Croft Jack Gardner Ryan Nicholls www.lab11.co.uk

Attractions

Santa Safari

West Midlands Safari Park, Bewdley

Visit our Santa Safari event for a magical festive day out for all the family Enjoy the four-mile Safari Drive-through, a snowy Winter Wonderland & a visit to Santa in his Grotto to make a truly memorable experience! Adult package includes: - Santa Visit - Hot Drink & Mince Pie from Mrs Claus’s Kitchen Child package includes: - Santa Visit - Photo with Santa to take home - Own choice of present - Drink & Cookie from Mrs Claus’s Kitchen - Santa Checklist • Santa’s Grotto - With an allocated time to see Santa, you will be greeted

Nightlife

Gelato

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

Gelato is back again on 17th November with something unique, a flavour that’s gonna have you drooling Lineup: Alisha - soundcloud.com/alishauk Fleur - soundcloud.com/fleur-sunflower-shore Kirsti Atkinson Roman Candles - soundcloud.com/romancandlesx https://www.facebook.com/gelatosoundsuk/

Food, Drink & Network

Coventry Dining Club at Fargo Village

FargoVillage, Coventry

After a first event that exceeded all expectations, we are returning to Far Go Village on Saturday, 17th November! We are bringing European Street Food champions Baked in Brick, Spice is Right, FAT SNAGS, Paneer Wrap Co. Yardbird, Patty Freaks, Mac OG, Street Chef & Wandering Pizza Co. Expect our resident DJs playing all day long. Kids & Dogs Welcome // £2 Entry OTD

Food, Drink & Network

Our Sunday Best' - Sunday Roast Inspired Street Food

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

Finally, after years of requests from you - the people - DDC is introducing its very own take on the Sunday Roast! Expect Sunday Roast inspired dishes from Low n Slow, Homeboys, Only Jerkin', Wholesome Junkies (v), Handmade Pizza Co & The English Indian. With Puddings from Baked in Brick & Urban Cheesecake And finally, a Cheese and Wine selection from Kings Heath bar, Grace & James. Full details of Menus to come next week and beyond. Don't miss this. Sunday, 18th November | 12-8PM £2 Entry OTD // Kids and dogs of all ages welcome.

Sports

Nitro Circus Live

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Nitro Circus’ biggest moments, and some of its most notorious stacks, have come from the mind of action sports icon Travis Pastrana. For the Nitro Circus ringleader, pushing the envelope is just another day at the office. Pastrana also has an uncanny ability to encourage the Nitro crew to go big or go home… In some cases despite their better judgment! Now with the 2018 You Got This tour, Travis and company will ramp up the shenanigans with the greatest, craziest, funniest show in Nitro Circus history. Kicking off 20 November, 2018 at Birmi

Music

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz: Birmingham

Mama Roux, Birmingham

Sounds Familiar comes to Mama Roux's in Birmingham! Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is the biggest, best and most raucous music quiz in the UK. With over 100 tracks across 8 categories per quiz, SFMQ ensures everyone in the team is included – you don’t have to know the answers to have a good time. From Wham! to Weller, Tina Turner to Tinie Tempah, Katy Perry to Tom Petty, from Bruno to Bowie – we’ve got it all. At the end of the night, crowds are on their feet – and the tables – dancing and belting out the tunes. We have prizes for 1

Food, Drink & Network

Funding and Sustainability Event || Putting The Third Sector First

BVSC, Birmingham

Guardian Support, in collaboration with Diversiton, are proud to host a seminar and networking event for the charity and voluntary sector. This event is the first of its kind and includes insights from leading industry experts on topics surrounding Risk, Funding and Sustainability for the Third Sector. It's the perfect opportunity to: - hear from and speak to industry experts who have experience in investment, funding and risk management - network with other charities and non-profit organisations in the area - learn about social inve

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 22.11 - 24.11

Spotlight, Birmingham

Birmingham’s Original Street Food Event Every Thursday (4pm-11pm), Friday (4pm-11pm) & Saturday (1pm - 11pm) Spotlight, Digbeth #eatsbeatsliquidtreats

Nightlife

TEKTU

TEKTU, Birmingham

Expect all things Apres for our second to last party of the term. We are buzzing to be hosting a Rise Festival Launch party and going in with the alpine production. MORE INFO TBA

Attractions

The Nutcracker

Hippodrome Theatre, Birmingham

This Christmas feel the sparkle of magic in the air and be swept away into an enchanting winter wonderland. Join Clara beneath the boughs of her magical Christmas tree where a handsome prince awaits with his army of toy soldiers, sparkling dancing snowflakes, a sugar plum fairy and a whole host of magical characters. In this festive ballet, gigantic sets, lavish costumes, 60 dancers and a full orchestra combine to make the perfect Christmas treat for the entire family. This world-famous production by Sir Peter Wright, with exquisite designs by

Nightlife

District at The Blackbox

The Blackbox, Birmingham

District; an area of a city, especially one characterised by a particular feature or activity. District is back with another instalment in the heart of Birmingham's underground music scene on the 23rd November. We aim to provide a distinct sound made up of energetic, rolling underground beats, so we have compiled a line-up that will encapsulate this sound. This time we will be using one of Digbeth's most popular venue, The Blackbox. After a short break the venue is back in a new location with the same lighting and renowned Martin Audio soun

Nightlife

NOSTALGIA

Bambu, Birmingham

IT Promotions Presents NOSTALGIA - Playing the very best is RnB, Hip Hop & More @ Birminghams No1 Boutique Venue. Nothing But Good Vibes/Music/People Arrive Early To Avoid Disappointment For VIP Tables/Enquiries Contact: 07498529962

Nightlife

Edwardian Tearooms Late: Silent Disco

The Edwardian Tea Rooms, Birmingham

Edwardian Tearooms Late: Silent Noize & Le Club Fondue Presents a Silent Night. After the huge success of the first Silent Disco at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery back in 2017, Silent Noize returns to the Edwardian Tearooms! Three DJs will battle it out for your attention playing the very best in Dance, Pop, Indie, 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

Music

Nothing But Thieves

O2 Academy Birmingham, Birmingham

Nothing But Thieves have been on an epic journey the past 18 months, with sophomore album Broken Machine taking them around the globe. Now, they’re set for their biggest headline tour to date and will prove just why they’ve become one of the most exciting bands to emerge from the UK. http://www.nbthieves.com/

Music

Peace

O2 Institute Birmingham, Birmingham

'Kindness Is The New Rock And Roll' the new album out now! Curfew 22:00 http://peaceforeverever.co.uk/

Nightlife

Warehouse Music: Mella Dee

The Blackbox, Birmingham

Birmingham, Warehouse Music is coming your way… Back in town this November. Playing all night long the first time in Brum and Blackbox is the spot for going dark, sweaty, late & loud

Arts

The Wizard Of Oz

Birmingham REP Theatre, Birmingham

Follow the yellow brick road to the ultimate adventure this Christmas! When farm girl Dorothy Gale runs away from the evil Mrs Gultch, she finds herself lost in a strange and wonderful new world. With her faithful dog Toto at her side, she sets off on an adventure to find her way back home. Along the way she meets some peculiar but loveable characters who are also in search of something special – a Scarecrow needing a brain, a Tin Man looking for a heart and a Lion lacking in courage. Together they follow the yellow brick road to the Emeral

Nightlife

TRMNL

Lab 11, Birmingham

TRMNL | 24.11.18 Main Room: KiNK [Live] Samu.l Nathan Forbes b2b Karrém Will Power Terrace: Subb-An Lauren Lo Sung Anthea James Hardy Saturday 24th November 21:00-06:00 LAB11 Trent St | Digbeth | Birmingham | B5 5NR #thisisTRMNL www.lab11.co.uk

Nightlife

Dj russke live at Waikiki nightclub 24th November

waikiki nightclub, Leicester

Dj russke touches down in Leicester’s finest. Waikiki Nightclub

Music

Lauryn Hill

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Lauryn Hill marks 20 years of Miseducation album with arena tour! The former Fugees singer will play five dates in the UK and Ireland in November and December.

Arts

Haroon Mirza

Ikon Gallery, Birmingham

This will be the most comprehensive exhibition of work by Haroon Mirza in the UK to date, filling Ikon’s exhibition spaces entirely with moving imagery, sculptural installation and electronic sound. Involving smart sampling, often through collaboration with other artists, Mirza conveys an easy-going knowingness through a wide range of cultural references that foils sheer physical impact. His understanding of the nature of human perception – of what and how we see and hear – is demonstrated and combined with countless possibilities of mean

Music

Anne Marie

O2 Academy Birmingham, Birmingham

With her debut full-length sitting comfortably within the Top 5 in the album charts, pop sensation Anne-Marie is embarking on her Speak Your Mind Tour, which will mark a monumental point in her career.

Music

FOMA Presents: Sœur

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

FOMA PRESENTS Sœur + Special Guests TBA HARE & HOUNDS 28TH NOVEMBER FOMA are proud to welcome Sœur back to Birmingham to celebrate the release of their forthcoming EP, 'Fight'. Breaking hard-rock down to its simplest, most fundamental form, Sœur are a brutal, soulful assault on the senses. Bound together and battle-hardened by an experience & appreciation of the fringes of British rock music, Anya Pulver, Tina Maynard & James Collins have already found their incendiary live shows selling out in dive bars and clubs across their native Sout

Music

Pete Tong & The Heritage Orchestra

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Ibiza Classics is back!! Now firmly part of the live music calendar, Pete Tong along with Jules Buckley and The Heritage Orchestra have announced their return to Birmingham with a brand new live show for November 2018. Celebrating the legacy of dance music the show re-imagines some of the White Isle's most iconic records from the past two decades fusing together visual effects and music technology into phenomenal vibrant orchestral interpretations. The show promises to be a party like no other. At the helm is the voice of Radio 1’s prestigi

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 29.11 - 01.12

Spotlight, Birmingham

Birmingham’s Original Street Food Event Every Thursday (4pm-11pm), Friday (4pm-11pm) & Saturday (1pm - 11pm) Spotlight, Digbeth #eatsbeatsliquidtreats

Nightlife

Art's House w/ Artwork (All Night Long)

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

After a sell out show at Hare & Hounds Kings Heath last November (which was described by the man himself as 'one of the best of the tour'), Shadow City & Leftfoot are delighted to welcome the legendary Artwork back to Birmingham. If you've seen Artwork play before, you know you can never be quite sure what to expect, apart from that it's always brilliant, and that it's always guaranteed to keep you dancing. He'll be taking over the main room all night long, so prepare for a masterclass which will undoubtedly touch upon disco, house, techno and

Nightlife

THE OLDSKOOL THROWBACK PARTY

Bambu, Birmingham

SWEET RNB Presents THE OLDSKOOL THROWBACK PARTY FRIDAY 30TH NOVEMBER 2018 BAMBU BAR WROTTESLEY STREET THE ARCADIAN BIRMINGHAM B5 4RT A NIGHT DEDICATED TO 90’s 00s SWEET RNB BIRTHDAY LADIES FREE ALL NIGHT ( NOVEMBER LADIES ) STRICTLY OVER 25’s ( Photo ID REQUIRED) DRESS CODE: VERY SMART, SEXY & STYLISH ( NO SPORTSWEAR) VIP TABLES AVAILABLE FOR TABLES/ VIP/ BIRTHDAYS & GUEST LIST CALL 07491029659 Web: www.sweetrnb.com Instagram: sweet Rnb Facebook: Sweet Rnb Twitter: Sweet Rnb Snapchat: Sweet Rnb

Nightlife

Shogun Audio

E1 London, London

Shogun Audio : Winter Special Friday 30th November E1, London 11pm - 6am - 18+ Event Following two sold out shows at Phonox, we're back in the Capital for our final London club night of 2018! This time we're stepping up a gear, and have compiled a HUGE lineup of Shogun artists past & present, all coming together in one of the city's most exciting new spaces: E1 London. With it's state-of-the-art Funktion-One (Official) installation & full acoustic treatment boasting a clarity, depth and power of sound unrivalled anywhere in the city, it's t

Music

YEARS & YEARS

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

As Years & Years prepare to release their hotly anticipated second album ‘Palo Santo’ on July 6th, they have announced their biggest ever UK and European run of tour dates which includes a massive London show at the O2 Arena. The last few months have seen Years & Years once again rise to the very forefront of British pop. With current single ‘If You’re Over Me’ currently continuing its thrilling ascent up the charts, the Olly-Alexander-fronted trio have never felt so unstoppable. Last week alone they played a dazzling set at Capital

Nightlife

Freedom of Movement 001

Dark Horse Moseley, Birmingham

City selectors Trieste UK (Voyage Events), Christy (Café Artum) and Goosensei (Listening Sessions), dig deep for a night of borderless sounds & boogie down b-sides. Music Policy: ??? Dance Policy: All In 21:00 - LATE darkhorsemoseley.co.uk

Sports

Arsenal vs Tottenham (Cat A)

Emirates Stadium, London

Arsenal vs Tottenham (Cat A) Arsenal VIP Club Package VIP Club Level Seats Betting Facilities Matchday Programme Half time complimentary drink All Arsenal Hospitality tickets are E-Tickets and will be emailed to you 10 days before the game. You will have a E-Invoice once completing payment.

Nightlife

The Acid Experiment 3rd Birthday

Lab 11, Birmingham

Join us as we celebrate 3 years of The Acid Experiment raves... More info to come but trust us its going to be massive. 01/12/18 - SAVE THE DATE www.lab11.co.uk

Nightlife

Edwardian Tearooms Late: Silent Disco

The Edwardian Tea Rooms, Birmingham

Edwardian Tearooms Late: Silent Noize & Le Club Fondue Presents a Silent Night. After the huge success of the first Silent Disco at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery back in 2017, Silent Noize returns to the Edwardian Tearooms! Three DJs will battle it out for your attention playing the very best in Dance, Pop, Indie, 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

Nightlife

A Quentin Tarantino Experience

Quantum Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

We bring the grittiness of Tarantino's films to Birmingham for a one off all night twist and shake party, a night to indulge in the drink, music and dress sense Tarantino represents!. Prepare for a special selection of tunes by the DJ team from K-Billy's Super Sounds of the 70s - Funk / Soul / Soundtracks / Vintage Hip Hop / Twist & Rock Music from and inspired by -Kill Bill -Pulp Fiction -Reservoir Dogs -From Dusk Till Dawn -Desperado -Jackie Brown -Death Proof -Django Unchained & many more. FANCY DRESS ENCOURAGED - Prizes to the best dres

Nightlife

Problem Central : Birmingham

Amusement 13, Birmingham

Problem Central : Birmingham Saturday 1st December Amusement 13 10pm - 6am - 18+ Event (Last Entry 1am) Main Room - Problem Central (Logan D / Majistrate / Eksman / Evil B) A.M.C Benny L B2B T>I (2 Hour Set) LFM / Jeopardize / Olswka / Bally & Boom MC's: Eksman, Evil B, Phantom, Toddlah, Busta, RVS Room Two - Broken Minds Jungle Special Ray Keith (Jungle Set) Aries Saxxon Escape / Phase 2 / Frenetic / Skant Room Three - DnB City Takeover Full Line Up TBA Brought to you by Problem Central & Weird Science http://www.weirdscience.uk

Attractions

Winter Wonderland

Dudley Zoo, Dudley

At Dudley Zoological Gardens there's Christmas magic in the air... Pre-Book now for our Winter Wonderland package, which runs from December 1 to Christmas Eve, includes a visit to see Santa in his grotto set within the walls of 11th century Dudley Castle. After receiving a special gift from Santa it’s off to see Santa’s reindeer as they prepare for their busiest night of the year. The festive package includes admission to DZG and a chance to see your favourite species and find out what they’re up to this Christmas. INCLUDES * ZOO ADMI

Nightlife

Evolve

TWENTY2, Birmingham

For our winter episode and final party of the year, we are bringing the highly-rated selector OMAR to Birmingham for the first time. Having been one of the highlights at Houghton Festival and seen him a couple of times over the last year we have been trying to find a good date to bring him to Evolve. Playing alongside OMAR is residents Lopaski, Tom Craven and Lewis Oxley. For the venue, we are using the Loft space at Twenty2, Oxford Street, Digbeth, we have had our eyes on this space for a while and excited to get to finally use it, it's int

Nightlife

Pretty Dolly Fashion Show - Cancer Research UK

Etiquette, Birmingham

After battling Skin Cancer in 2016 Samantha Maria is raising money for charity through her Fashion Brand Pretty Dolly. All Ticket Sales for the Fashion Show will be donated to Cancer Research 2018. Arrival Time : 10.00pm Fashion Show: 10.30pm After Party: 12.00pm Pretty Dolly is the brainchild of Samantha Maria. After years working in clothing retail Samantha’s love for fashion grew, though also did her frustration of not being able to find clothes that represent her style and personality, so she started to create her own outfits. Though

Attractions

Star Wars In Concert

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Since the release of the first Star Wars movie nearly 40 years ago, the Star Wars saga has had a seismic impact on both cinema and culture, inspiring audiences around the world with its mythic storytelling, captivating characters, ground-breaking special effects and iconic musical scores composed by John Williams. Fans will be now able to experience the scope and grandeur of these beloved Star Wars films in a live symphonic concert experience, as the Star Wars: Film Concert Series debuts with A New Hope. Book today to experience Star Wars: A

Nightlife

BNG DRIVE IN PRESENTS 'NYT SUMO'

The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

that word of mouth party, no hype. Goodbye 2018

Music

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz: Birmingham

Mama Roux, Birmingham

Sounds Familiar comes to Mama Roux's in Birmingham! Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is the biggest, best and most raucous music quiz in the UK. With over 100 tracks across 8 categories per quiz, SFMQ ensures everyone in the team is included – you don’t have to know the answers to have a good time. From Wham! to Weller, Tina Turner to Tinie Tempah, Katy Perry to Tom Petty, from Bruno to Bowie – we’ve got it all. At the end of the night, crowds are on their feet – and the tables – dancing and belting out the tunes. We have prizes for 1

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 06.12 - 08.12

Spotlight, Birmingham

Birmingham’s Original Street Food Event Every Thursday (4pm-11pm), Friday (4pm-11pm) & Saturday (1pm - 11pm) Spotlight, Digbeth #eatsbeatsliquidtreats

Nightlife

Applebum

Lab 11, Birmingham

From throwback jams to new school sounds, the UK's biggest urban club night celebrates an incredible year in Birmingham with our annual Xmas Get Down where, Christmas goes to get naughty! From London to Sydney, Berlin to Ibiza, the Applebum crew have been laying down their signature party style in countless cities across the world, throwing some of the flyest urban club nights around, whilst sharing the joy, freedom and energy of Hip Hop culture with people across the globe. From throwback anthems to future classics, Applebum is a celebration

Food, Drink & Network

Harborne Night Market

The Green Man, Birmingham

With up to 20 vendors each month Harborne Night Markets give local independents the platform to sell their wares. Boosting Harborne's foodie credentials even further, we play host to multiple street food traders as well as some great local designers, artists, handmade experts and more. Harborne Night market covers 1000 square feet, taking in The New Inn's huge garden and indoor spaces. Here a selection of bars, street food trucks, designers, artist and handmade items as well as live music come together for long evenings of eating, dancing, shop

Music

Blossoms

O2 Academy Birmingham, Birmingham

Following a series of summer festivals and the release of Top 5 album, Cool Like You, Blossoms will embark on a memory making headline tour. academymusicgroup.com/o2academybirmingham

Nightlife

Resonate x Space Lab Present: Objekt & Jane Fitz

The Blackbox, Birmingham

We've collaborated a brand new party in town, Space Lab. Formed by one of the key founders of London party, Make Me. After a short break, we're back with a bang this December. Put it in the diary, book the Monday off, get your hotels in. We're going in with this one. Objekt Jane Fitz Nic Baird Jack D We've had our eyes on Jane Fitz for a good while now and after taring up the Terminus stage at Houghton Festival and room one at Freerotation, we had to make the call. Janes bag is a mixture of early UK acid tracks, deep, spacey house, modern

Nightlife

Critical Sound x 1985 Music

E1 London, London

"After an incredible Summer which kicked off with our biggest ever event at Studio 338, we took the Critical Sound to the festival stages of Let It Roll, Hospitality on the Beach, Boomtown and more. For our final London event of 2018 we are taking it back underground with a 2 room show at the Capitals most exciting new space for bass music. The line up is ridiculous, comprised of label family and some very special guests." - Kasra.London.2018 The Warehouse - Critical Music DJ Hazard Kasra Critical b2b Enei Serum Dnb Sam Binga b2b Foreign Conc

Food, Drink & Network

The Food Social

Deya Taprooms, Cheltenham

Street Food. Fresh Beer. Talks. Live Music

Nightlife

VOCAL

Lab 11, Birmingham

VOCAL PEOPLE GET READY! Join us for our annual Christmas special on Saturday 8th December. Only the finest vocal funky and disco house classics all night long! Full venue transformation with 2 rooms of music at Lab11 As always our parties are Limited capacity to keep that intimate vibe! Everybody's talking about the good old days!! #vocalpeople www.lab11.co.uk

Food, Drink & Network

at1.SPACE Charity Wellness Day !

at1.SPACE, Nottingham

at1.SPACE is hosting a charity event on 8th December (from 9am) to support the City Hospital maternity unit, and to help fund Nottingham women with pregnancy, labour and after birth care. We'd LOVE for you to join us at the event, and to try out a variety of wellbeing activities. We’ll have lots of yoga, hot hit pilates, reflexology, reiki, counselling, coaching and much more! We will even be bringing along the reindeers (ponies) for rides and interaction during the day (time TBC). Tickets are just £5 so we expect them to sell quickly…

Food, Drink & Network

Shrewsbury Dining Club

Severn Social Hotel, Shrewsbury

Digbeth Dining Club is returning to Shrewsbury for the final time this year on Saturday, 8th December! Joining us are Street Chef, Chef Shack, Arepazo, Wandering Pizza Co, FAT SNAGS, Flying Burrito Bros, Middle Feast, Flying Cows & The Brownie Bus. There will also be the Digbeth Arts Market & DDC DJ's playing all day! 12-8PM // £1.50 ONLINE or £2 OTD

Arts

Harborne Handmade Christmas Market

Moor Pool Hall, Birmingham

Harborne Handmade Christmas Market is returning for a third year and is set to be another fantastic showcase of the very best local craftspeople and artisans. Alongside 24 craft stalls selling unique handmade products, Lil’s Parlour will be serving hot drinks and delicious cakes from a pop-up tea room. Shop local and support handmade in 2018! Free entry

Food, Drink & Network

Birmingham Cheese Toastie Festival

Quantum Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

Nibbles & Tipples present Birmingham's first ever Cheese Toastie festival! What makes the perfect cheese toastie? Realistically its got to be oozy in the middle. This is the main feature which makes it so great and keeps us wanting more! Golden and crispy on the outside, hot and gooey on the inside the humble cheese toastie has been a favourite go-to dish for generations. Expect: Cheese Toastie Street Traders Fully Licensed bar Djs and Live Music Toasty eating competition Meaty Toasties Dessert Toasties Classic Toasties and of course...VER

Food, Drink & Network

Channel In II 'Aspirations'

STORIES Nightclub, Birmingham

Channel in II 'Aspirations' is a lit networking event, with a party atmosphere; join us to uncover unique brands and businesses in your city and have a great time whilst doing it. Whether you would like to discover or network alongside the latests urban brands and businesses in your city or promote your own brand or business. Channel in II is the place for you. The night will also consist of competitions, games & giveaways.

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 13.12 - 15.12

Spotlight, Birmingham

Birmingham’s Original Street Food Event Every Thursday (4pm-11pm), Friday (4pm-11pm) & Saturday (1pm - 11pm) Spotlight, Digbeth #eatsbeatsliquidtreats

Nightlife

TEKTU

Lab 11, Birmingham

Our christmas specials are always one of our biggest events of the year and this year will be no different. WE READY for festive showdown. T x www.facebook.com/tektuthursdays/

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LoveBrum presents Quizmas 2018

Aston Villa Football Club, Birmingham

Our 2018 Christmas party is taking place at the 82 Club Suite at Aston Villa Football Club. Expect a delicious three-course Christmas lunch (with all the trimmings, of course!), top-notch entertainment, fizz, fun, and plenty of festive cheer! We can’t think of a better way to wrap up another great year! So, let’s have fun, throw a few Christmas pennies into the pot, and raise our glasses for Brum. There will be a raffle and lucky dip with some fantastic prizes up for grabs too!​ So, let’s have fun, throw a few Christmas pennies into

Arts

calm.

LAB11, Birmingham

Expect Live Performances, Drinks on tap from our friends, Mosh Pits, Digital Displays, Champagne Room and the best dressed crowd this side of Fashion Week....all in a once abandoned warehouse. Cutting-edge experimental music sits side by side with future sounds, free improvisation and guilty f**king pleasures! Set in Digbeth, the creative quarter of Birmingham, this newly invigorated space hosts a series of renowned club nights for the thriving arts and culture scene. With a freshly refurbished outdoor terrace housed under the grand Victorian

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DJ Day Day & Friends / Xmas Edition

Bambu, Birmingham

FRIDAY 14TH DECEMBER DJ Day Day & Friends Is Back At Bambu Bringing The Best Vibes In The City For The Xmas Edition. Don't Miss This Event, It's Gonna Be Another Sell Out!

Arts

The Peaky Blinders Portrait Party

THE ENGINE ROOM Digbeth, Birmingham

An opportunity to be involved in a unique themed Peaky Blinders event. Held at the Engine Room an industrial intimate venue in Digbeth. On arrival your photograph will be taken and loaded into our digital image system which will already have several PB character image templates installed. Your image will then be added to these templates for you to select your favourite one, which will then be created in a realistic pencil sketched style print (sizes available A3/A4) included within the ticket price. This special gift will then be delive

Nightlife

Hospitality London

studio388, London

LINE UP --------------- ROOM 1: Hospitalitydnb London Elektricity Special Guest TBA Fred V & Grafix Lenzman DJ Fabio Nu:Tone LSB Whiney Keeno Seba MAKOTO Unglued DJ Lens ROOM 2: Med School Keeno B2B Whiney DJ. Mantra Bop Lakeway Sweetpea Med School DJs Hosted By: Dynamite MC Degs Tempza LX One Ruthless MC Ho-ho-Hospitality welcomes you to a very merry club show… This December Hospitality makes its long awaited return to London’s supreme nightclub Studio 338 as we proudly present for your festive pleasure, the Hospitality Christmas Speci

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02:31

Lab 11, Birmingham

02.31 is BACK this time we bringing a exclusive Back 2 Back set from CAUSE & AFFECT & TAIKI NULIGHT. We also got SAMMY VIRGI returning to Lab 11 and Bristols finest NEW YORK TRANSIT AUTHORITY. The Warehouse room we have got GELATO bringing there House sounds to 02.31 this time with 2 headline acts GEORGE SMEDDLES & KETTAMA !!! As a BIG thank you for all the support for 2018 we have released 300 tickets at £5 be quick !!! 02.31 x Gelato LETZZZZ GO !!!! ARTISTS ON THE NIGHT 02.31 TERRACE - Cause N Affect b2b Taiki Nulight Sammy Virji Ne

Nightlife

OUSE

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

OUSE is back. With a series of brand new venues and a load of mad plans in the works we will once again be transforming warehouses across Brum with our trademark festival grade production courtesy of the Fables Creative Team. First up we have the return of Tokyo Disco at newly refurbished venue The Mill Digbeth. One of our biggest shows of the year this is a party like no other, where we fully transform our venue into a neon drenched Japanese backstreet disco. Tickets are bound to sell out so don’t sit on this one, see you in the disco.

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Love islands Jack fowler live at Waikiki nightclub

waikiki nightclub, Leicester

Straight from love island to the Waikiki Dj box Jack fowler is coming to play

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The Chocolate Festival

The Old Library, Birmingham

The sweetest festival around! Join us in Birmingham this Christmas for a festive session of cocolicious goodness. Sample a deliciously dynamic range of chocolate, speak with suppliers, purchase tasty treats for yourself or Christmas gifts for others, drop into one of our demo’s or talks from industry experts and enjoy a chocolate cocktail or two. Ticket price incudes: Welcome chocolate goody bag Tasty samples from suppliers Access to talks and demos – must be booked in advance (info and booking page will be sent to attendees closer to t

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Brunch & Laughter meets Comedy Brunch Christmas special

Boxxed, Birmingham

Brunch & Laughter Meets Comedy Brunch : Christmas Special After our successful Birmingham Launch in October, we're back with our Christmas Special Brunch & Laughter meets @Comedy Brunch Christmas Special & we have a speical treat for you. · New & Improved Bigger Venue · 60 Minutes Bottomless Rum Punch (1pm - 2pm) · Inclusive Meal Options Available The Event - Join us from 1pm - 7pm - Bottomless drinks from 1pm - 2pm - Music from the midlands top DJs playing the best in RnB, Hip Hop, Bashment , Old skool and UKG - Com

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Cinderella On Ice

Planet Ice Rink, Solihull

Join us for a magical retelling of the classic story – Fairy Godmother, glass slippers, carriages made up of pumpkins, and other such delights await on the ice. Cinderella On Ice will be touring across Planet Ice rinks nationwide all this Christmas so don’t miss out on an ice show to remember with fun for all the family, book your tickets now. http://planet-ice.co.uk

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Elf - A Christmas Spectacular

Genting Arena, Marston Green

ELF, the hit West End and Broadway musical based on the Hollywood blockbuster movie starring Will Ferrell, is to be supersized into a Christmas spectacular which will tour the UK in December 2018. This extravaganza will play three major arenas this Christmas: Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, Birmingham Genting Arena and Nottingham Motorpoint Arena. Tickets go on-sale on Friday 9 March at 9am. Starring pop legend David Essex as Buddy the Elf’s father, and Love Actually star and singer Martine McCutcheon as Buddy’s girlfriend, Jovie. Buddy the Elf

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Digbeth Dining Club 20.12 - 22.12

Spotlight, Birmingham

Birmingham’s Original Street Food Event Every Thursday (4pm-11pm), Friday (4pm-11pm) & Saturday (1pm - 11pm) Spotlight, Digbeth #eatsbeatsliquidtreats

Nightlife

All The Single Ladies Christmas Party

THE ENGINE ROOM Digbeth, Birmingham

After last year’s successful `Single Ladies Christmas Party`, here’s this year’s Party details. To be held on Friday 21st December from 8pm-2am. Only £10 a ticket ! Mums bring your daughters (if over 18!) Sisters bring your aunts, cousins and nieces and then your best friends and friends This is a great Christmas Party just for the girls, where you won’t get hassled by tipsy blokes Please please don’t be confused, this is NOT a HEN DO it’s a dance the night away, 'stand round your handbag` Christmas party with your girls

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Sunday Sessions: The Xmas Edition

Nakira, Birmingham

Sunday Sessions: The Xmas Edition Sunday 23rd December 2018 2pm-10pm Nakira Bar & Grill hosts the event for the festive period 2 for 1 cocktails all day & night, shish available For food bookings contact 07951706675. Deposit required and last seating will be 4pm

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NOIR - The Finale

Hyatt Regency, Birmingham

The NOIR Finale is the final event in its current format. Boxing Day Wednesday 26th December 7pm - 3am Dinner 7pm - 10pm Afterparty 10pm - 3am DJ's Mixerdeuce, Jezta, Paul Henderson, Continental GT, Mexy, Rio PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A BLACK TIE EVENT HARDSOLE SHOES IS REQUIRED. THE HYATT REGENCY WILL REFUSE ENTRY. NO EXCEPTIONS

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RAM Xmas

E1 London, London

There is no denying the legendary RAM Xmas parties hold a special place in the label's history. Arguably compiling some of the most outrageous club show lineups ever to hit the Capital, the annual festive get-togethers held at The End, Matter and Fabric were simply unmissable for any London D&B fan. Following our fantastic all-day takeovers at Arcadia and Eastern Electrics this year, we're taking it back to the club and reigniting the Xmas party on Friday December 28th, at one of London's most exciting new venues: E1 London. http://www.weird

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Digbeth Dining Club 28.12 - 29.12

Spotlight, Birmingham

Birmingham’s Original Street Food Event Every Thursday (4pm-11pm), Friday (4pm-11pm) & Saturday (1pm - 11pm) Spotlight, Digbeth #eatsbeatsliquidtreats

Nightlife

NYE at Digbeth Dining Club

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

The UK's biggest street food destination is closing off its best ever year in STYLE! Expect a full venue takeover from the following: Spotlight: DDC Resident DJ's - Disco/Funk/Soul Mama Roux's: Shanty Town - Live Music/Spoken Word/Acoustic Unit 4: Only Jerkin' Sound System - Reggae/Afrobeat/RnB Cafe Colette: Enid Blight On - Disco & House With support from Cafe Artum, Voyage & Cherry Bomb. Award-winning street food from: Patty Freaks Greidy's Wings + Strips Only Jerkin' Dim Sum Su Brownie Bus With more TBC... - 1PM - 3AM - £2 Entry OTD

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02:31 X BASS Collective: The Link Up 2

Amusement 13, Birmingham

After the huge success of the summer link up. Two of Birmingham’s titan’s collectively join forces from opposite corners of the city to bring you “The Link Up Part 2 - New Years Eve”. Expect an impressively dynamic line-up showcasing the core brand values of each, alongside the most exciting upcoming talent that Birmingham has to offer. Whose ready to enter 2019 the right way? ------------------------------------------------------ Artist's Performing: • HEADLINERS TO BE ANNOUNCED With Support From: • 02:31 RESIDENTS • BASS COLLEC

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A Weird & Wonderful New Year's Eve 2018

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

A Weird & Wonderful New Year's Eve 2018 31st December 2018 The Mill, Digbeth, Birmingham 9pm - 5am - 18+ Event (Last Entry 1am) Let’s get Weird and Wonderful and see in 2019 in style! The Mill Digbeth (formerly Rainbow Warehouse), has triumphantly reopened and we’re very happy to be bringing you a night of the best Drum & Bass, Bass, Garage & House music for the first New Year’s Eve party in Birmingham's creative quarter. Weird - High Contrast & Lowqui (90 Mins Midnight Set) Dimension Turno & Dreps Harriet Jaxxon NEDD & Impact LFM & R

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Raveology Presents NYE

Tunnel Club Birmingham, Birmingham

Raveology Presents NYE Last years event sold out in advance. Line up Basslayerz ft: Slips, Spyda & Blu Bomma Mollie Collins ft Juiceman Revolutions ft: Bou, T>I, Total Recal & Haribo Bassman, Trigga & Shaydee Randall ft Marga Nicky Bm & Aries ft Marga & Shyan Tyke & Nutcracka Filthy Habits & Gumster Rowney & Props ft Toddlah & TNT Escape ft Darka GTA vs Spartanz Canista b2b Dialogue R3DXDJ ft Kuedon Dj Kid Plus support from: Evolve, Rollakinz, Razor & Dappa G http://www.raveology.co.uk

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Magic Door

Lab 11, Birmingham

Magic Door brings in 2019 with Silver Sonic NYE! Every year our NYE is the pinnacle of our annual diary of parties. Full unique venue transformation, an array of special/secret guest DJs, 3 rooms of music, Crafty Girls, G.o.D, the Devil & the most fun, glitter friendly crowd around! Regularly listed as one of the best parties to go to on NYE anywhere in the world, our yearly showpiece event is by far our biggest party of the year. Early allocation tickets normally sell out within the first day of going on sale and the whole event has always pr

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Moho NYE 2018: The Last Darnce

The Old Crown, Birmingham

Maaayyyynnnn it's been emotional but all delicious things must come to an end, our NYE parties at The Old Crown never fail to bun down the darnce so this one is gonna be extra special. We'll be Transforming the garden for one last shubz, with all the MOHO classics on offer. Smell ya later! Limited capacity on this one so get them tickets as they will 100% sell out. Jheeeezzeee MOHO ALL STARS + FRIENDS! 9pm - 4am Limited Capacity ID ESSENTIAL

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crank new years day 2019 101 birmingham

101 Nightclub Birmingham, Birmingham

Booths: 07581395639 Join us on New Years Day 2019 as we celebrate life and another year! The last 5 Crank Events held at 101 Birmingham have sold out so please get a ticket early! Booths and birthday packages sell out quickly so it is advised to act quickly on such an occasion. Lineup: Mystery J DJ Aza DJ Raker Missin Lync Matt Richards Soundboy Coby Decapo 101 Startenders Music Policy: R&B, Hip-Hop, Trap, UK, Afrobeats, Dancehall, Brand new music and also Old School! Wether we are in Ayia Napa, Birmigham, Liverpool or

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GLAS New Years Day 2019

Lab 11, Birmingham

We kick of 2019 with the only way we know how...the BIGGEST NYD RAVE in the UK! Get ready for a HUGE multi-genre lineup with unrivalled sound, light & production. 5 areas of music & entertainment across the inner city warehouse & railway arch complex that is LAB11. #GLASNewYearsDay http://lab11.co.uk/

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PENDA

Digbeth, Birmingham

♚ BUNNY ♚ CAM WILSON ♚ THE DARRS ♚ ELLIOTT ♚ GENE ON EARTH ♚ JAKE HODGKINSON ♚ JORDAN MAGEE ♚ LUKE FOULKES ♚ MATTHEW NEEQUAYE https://www.facebook.com/pendabirmingham/

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Vitality Netball Superleague Super Ten

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

The Vitality Netball Superleague is back with a bang as Super 10 returns for the opening weekend of the 2019 season! All 10 teams will take to the court in an adrenaline-pumping afternoon of top class netball at the Arena Birmingham on Saturday 5th January 2019. Super 10 Fixtures Celtic Dragons vs Team Bath Netball Wasps Netball vs Loughborough Lightning Severn Stars vs London Pulse Strathclyde Sirens vs Surrey Storm Manchester Thunder vs benecosMavericks Bring your squad together and get ready to ring in the New Year with a spectacu

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Manchester City Vs Wolverhampton (Cat C)

Etihad Stadium, Manchester

Manchester City Vs Wolverhampton (Cat C) Manchester City VIP Club Package VIP Club Level Seats Betting Facilities Matchday Programme Half time complimentary drink All Manchester City Hospitality tickets are E-Tickets and will be emailed to you 10 days before the game. You will have a E-Invoice once completing payment.

Music

The Streets

O2 Academy Birmingham, Birmingham

Following their prestigious, sold out comeback tour, The Streets will be back in early 2019 to do it all again. With a new album (and film) in the works, plus a catalogue of iconic records, these shows will see Mike Skinner and co. take things to a whole new level. academymusicgroup.com

Nightlife

Kings of the Shadows: Birmingham Debut

The Works, Birmingham

Main Room: Kings of the Shadows [2 Hour Set & Birmingham Debut] (Serum B2B Bladerunner B2B Voltage with Trigga & Bassman) Buckfast Boys Club Escape Serene Olskwa Kopex Griffin B2B Thoburn Hosted by: Busta, RVS, Elkay & LT Room Two: Dnbcity Worcester x Liquescent Frenetic French & Lou B2B Ghxsty Duppy Dubz Prodigal Fedski Kaleid B2B Nightlife HUGE SOUND SYSTEM INCREDIBLE DECOR & PRODUCTION TONS OF PRIZES TO BE WON CHEAP DRINKS 10PM - 6AM | (Last Entry 1AM) | Strictly 18+ www.numotivepromotions.com

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The 1975

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Dark and far-reaching, reverential to 90s shoegaze yet constantly looking forward: The 1975's bombastic sound has gained them a haul of fans across the globe, and they continue to captivate audiences with their wintery, glitchy, melodic form of alternative rock. http://www.arenabham.co.uk

Sports

BBL Cup Final 2019

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

There is a buzz around British Basketball right now and one of its biggest events is returning back to Arena Birmingham for 2019. Now the home of the British Basketball Cup Finals, the 2019 edition will see another spectacular event and fans are being urged to grab their tickets and be one of the first to guarantee they get closer to the action. Set to take place on Sunday 27 January 2019, the exhilarating menu will offer a pair of showpiece games, with the WBBL Cup tipping of the day and the BBL Cup Final taking centre stage after the 2019 D

Music

Post Malone

Genting Arena, Marston Green

Winner of the American Music Awards Favourite Male Artist (Pop/Rock) and Favourite Album (Rap/Hip Hop), Post Malone is coming to Birmingham! Continuing his global domination, history-making multiplatinum Dallas, TX artist Post Malone touches down in Europe next year for a full-scale headline tour. The superstar will take over arenas throughout the continent as he brings his chart-crushing second full-length beerbongs & bentleys [Republic Records] across the pond. Post Malone stirs a mix of genres into his own sonic sound that’s both intoxic

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Hospitality : Birmingham

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

Hospitality : Birmingham Saturday 23rd February 2019 The Mill, Digbeth 10pm - 5am - 18+ Event (Last Entry 1am) Hospitalitydnb returns! After a year-long hiatus and almost two years since we brought the infamous H to The Mill Digbeth (formerly Rainbow Warehouse), we're back this February with an all-star line up of your favourite Hospital artists across two unique rooms of music! FULL LINEUP TBA Brought to you by Hospitalitydnb & Weird Science weirdscience.uk

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twenty øne piløts

Resorts World Arena, Marston Green

Following on from their 2015 hit record, twenty øne piløts, are set to celebrate TRENCH, their hotly anticipated new album, with an absolutely massive headline world tour! The critically acclaimed duo of Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun arrive here in Birmingham early 2019! Expect favourites Tear In My Heart, Ride, Grammy award winning Stressed Out, and no.1 single Heathens from the DC blockbuster Suicide Squad soundtrack, as well as all the hits from their new album. http://www.gentingarena.co.uk

Sports

Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

After record-breaking crowds buzzing with national pride last season, the 2019 YONEX All England will once again attract the world’s best players and fans the world over to make Birmingham their home for five days. Tickets are expected to sell at record speed (faster than a 200mph smash!) so secure the best seats by booking now. http://www.arenabham.co.uk

Music

Nicki Minaj & Future

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Global hip-hop icons Nicki Minaj and Future announce they’ll be hitting the road together for the first time on their NickiHndrxx tour! This will be a can’t miss outing for fans of the hitmakers who dominate the modern hip-hop and mainstream charts. The multi-award winning artists are also known for their high energy performances of their chart-topping hits. Together, they are bound to bring the heat to the stage for an unforgettable night on this massive joint tour. Catch them live at Arena Birmingham in March 2019!lobal hip-hop icons N

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Panic! at the Disco

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Panic! At The Disco has announced their biggest European Arena tour to date for March 2019! Released in June this year, Panic! At The Disco’s sixth studio album ‘Pray For The Wicked’ debuted at No.2 in the UK’s Official Albums Chart and No.1 on the USA’s Billboard 200. The album has spawned an array of huge singles including “Say Amen (Saturday Night)” and “High Hopes,” so this tour is not to be missed. Get your tickets now, to watch the band live at Arena Birmingham! http://www.arenabham.co.uk

Food, Drink & Network

TAPS - Beer, Street Food & Music

The Custard Factory, Birmingham

After a hugely successful inaugural event back in September, TAPS is BACK!

Nightlife

Hannah Wants

Lab 11, Birmingham

Hannah Wants UK & Ireland Tour It’s safe to say this is the most excited I’ve ever been for a tour. After four successful years of sold out large scale U.K and Ireland tours it’s time to strip things and go back to basics with no frills, just a heavy sound system in an intimate setting where the DJ booth and crowd feel as one. www.lab11.co.uk

Sports

Premier League Darts 2019

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Arena Birmingham is poised for the Unibet Premier League's return, as the sport's top stars continue their battle for the prestigious title. The success of previous visits to the venue will see next year's tournament return to the Midlands on April 25 for the 13th night of the season. Four matches on the night are set to see the likes of world number one Michael van Gerwen and current World Champion doing battle on the oche. The full field of players will be confirmed in January, with the top four players on the PDC Order of Merit qualifying

Attractions

Birmingham Pride 2019

Birmingham Gay Village, Birmingham

Birmingham Pride 2019 THE UK'S BIGGEST 2 DAY PRIDE FESTIVAL Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 May 2019 Spring Bank Holiday Weekend in Birmingham's Gay Village. Featuring: ★ Carnival Parade | Saturday 25 May | 12 noon | Victoria Square THE BIG WEEKENDER FESTIVAL: