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

Attractions

Disney On Ice presents Dream Big

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

Courage leads the way for Disney’s most adventurous dreamers at Disney On Ice presents Dream Big. Join fearless Moana and the greatest demigod that ever lived, Maui, on an action-packed voyage to restore the stolen heart of Te Fiti. Let your hair down with Rapunzel, travel on an epic journey of sisterly love with Anna and Elsa, and follow your heart along with Cinderella, Aurora, Jasmine and Belle. Plus, arrive early to join a special 90th birthday celebration in honour of Walt Disney’s true original, Mickey Mouse. High-flying jumps, b

Food, Drink & Network

Birmingham Chocolate Festival

Central Square Brindley Place, Birmingham

Located in Brindley Place, in the heart of the city, the 'Chocival' gathers locals, families, tourists and lots of chocoholics. The different stalls offer innovative products as a chocolate hotdog or a chocolate-flavoured gin. This year new activities will be held such as the Choclympics Games and chocolate testing. Why don't you come and say hello to Chockly, the festival's pet? Has it grabbed your eye? Find out more at the festival webpage: www.birminghamchocival.wordpress.com Follow us on social media for the latest updates: https://twitte

Food, Drink & Network

Birmingham Vintage & Street Food Fair

Custard Factory, Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM VINTAGE & STREET FOOD FAIR! Join us in the Market Hall at the CUSTARD FACTORY for a day packed with vintage fashion, accessories, homewares and food! Judy's will be taking over this amazing space with over 40 vintage traders and some of the Midland's best street food! From design classics to trend led vintage, Judy’s has it all! 1000's of items of vintage under one roof! Judy’s handpick the finest vintage traders in the UK to ensure a diverse and affordable shopping experience for all. With items from 1940s – 1990s, it’

Nightlife

Voyage Presents: Skream 'Open to Close'

Next Door Digbeth, Birmingham

Voyage Events presents: Skream 'Open to Close' at Next Door Birmingham. After the last hugely successful, sold out show - the man is back. An intimate 'back-to-basics' day party orchestrated by one of the UK's most prolific DJ/Producers. "The tour itself is a conscious effort to resurrect the 'back to basics' element of club culture. Forsaking elaborate, extravagant production for the eyes-down, music-focused selection of a pure clubbing experience." https://www.facebook.com/voyage.events.official/

Sports

Arsenal vs Leicester (Cat B)

Emirates Stadium, London

Arsenal vs Leicester (Cat B) 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.

Food, Drink & Network

LoveBrum's Causes Conference 2018

Millennium Point, Birmingham

You'll hear from some of Birmingham's leading experts in their fields and receive free advice on a variety of topics including marketing and online presence, legal advice, events and much more. This event will give you the chance to speak to all of our experts there on the day, as well as network with other causes that LoveBrum has supported. Please note that this is a free event but you must book your place to guarantee entry. 4:30pm - 7:30pm

Food, Drink & Network

Digbeth Dining Club 25.10 - 27.10

Spotlight, Birmingham

Birmingham’s Original Street Food Event Every Thursday (4pm-11pm), Friday (4pm-11pm) & Saturday (1pm - 11pm) Spotlight, Digbeth #eatsbeatsliquidtreats THURSDAY: Cake Doctor / Only Jerkin' / Flying Cows / Street Souvlaki FRIDAY: Cake Doctor / Fancy Fries / Goody Gujarati / Dim Sum Su / Wandering Pizza / Buddha Belly / Only Jerkin' / Flying Cows / Street Souvlaki SATURDAY: Yo Dough / Cake Doctor / Esmies / Middle Feast / Handmade Pizza Co / Dim Sum Su / Buddha Belly / Only Jerkin' / Flying Cows / Street Souvlaki

Arts

Museums at Night Birmingham 2018

Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Birmingham

Museums at night is back and will take place in Birmingham on 25, 26 & 27 October 2018 Explore art, history and heritage after dark with Museums at Night events across Birmingham. Every year, major museums, heritage sites and historic properties open their doors for the biannual nationwide festival. Discover new exhibitions, listen to expert talks and presentations, watch special performances, take torch-lit tours, enjoy live music in historic surroundings, and engage in a range of free and ticketed night-time activities. museumsatnight.or

Nightlife

★ U18S URBAN SHUTDOWN PRESENTS ★ KOOMZ ★ BOXED NIGHTCLUB ★LEICESTER

BOXED Bar & Music Venue, Leicester

URBAN SHUTDOWN PRESENTS KOOMZ PERFORMING LIVE RIGHT HERE IN LEICESTER FOR ONE OF THE BIGGEST U18S PARTIES. DJS ON THE NIGHT - DJ JACKLANG - DJ DRE MUSIC POLICY Hip Hop/ RnB / Grime / Bashment / Dancehall / Bassline + More! THIS EVENT WILL BE A SELL OUT ! GRAB YOUR TICKETS NOW! 100 EARLY BIRD TICKETS ON SALE NOW - £5 STANDARD TICKETS - £10 IF YOU WANT TO REP FOR URABN SHUTDOWN LET US KNOW - 07946781350

Nightlife

DJ Day Day & Friends / Halloween Special

Bambu Bar, Birmingham

DJ Day Day & Friends / Halloween Special Bambu Bar, 1 Wrottesley St, Birmingham B5 4RT. Brining The Best Vibes & Music In The City! R&B, Hip Hop, UK Rap, Afro Beats, Bashment + More!

Nightlife

Second Self

Village Inn, Birmingham

DON'T DREAM IT. BE IT. SECOND SELF alter ego n. 1. Another side of oneself; a second self. A night of performance, music, personality and no judgement. We will be celebrating Halloween with paying homage to the ICONIC Rocky Horror Picture Show. We started SecondSelf to bring a platform to upcoming performers of all different kinds, from this opportunity people have gone on to get regular bookings and even residency's around Birmingham. SecondSelf is now launching as a MONTHLY night (EVERY LAST FRIDAY), not just a performance night but a par

Attractions

Festival of Terror 2018

The Mockingbird Bar and Theatre, Birmingham

Welcome to Festival of Terror, an International Horror Convention set in Birmingham in the United Kingdom in 2018. The festival runs from the 26th of October to the 4th of November. Our mission is to host a full 10 days of horror screenings that will include cult classics and popular horror from throughout the ages. Some of these will include Q&A guests at the end of the screenings. On top of this we are holding a film competition through FilmFreeway with multiple awards up for grabs for all you budding horror filmmakers out there! As if

Nightlife

GLAS x 02:31 x EBL

Lab 11, Birmingham

SAVE THE DATE STRANGER RAVES 2 GLAS x 02:31 x EBL - HALLOWEEN SHOWCASE - FRIDAY 26TH OCTOBER - LAB11 After the HUGE Stranger Raves event at LAB11 last year Birmingham heavyweights GLAS, 02:31 & EBL are teaming up to bring you the BIGGEST HALLOWEEN RAVE in the UK This event sold out in record time last year, so be quick if you plan on joining us. www.lab11.co.uk

Nightlife

The Blackbox presents Jeremy Underground

The Blackbox, Birmingham

JEREMY UNDERGROUND SHADOW CITY SOUNDSYSTEM DAVID CHILDS GEORGE WINTERS JEREMY UNDERGROUND As part of the Blackbox's opening series, they team up with Birmingham stalwart Shadow City to bring none other than Jeremy Underground back to Birmingham. Renowned for his appreciation and collection of rare records, the Parisian consistently brings an energy to the dancefloor that is bound to send your feet into a frenzy. SHADOW CITY The guys behind Shadow City are as experienced as they come when it comes to throwing parties in Birmingham. Over

Attractions

Edwardian Tearoom Late: Museums at Night with Hidden Spaces

The Edwardian Tea Rooms, Birmingham

Join us for dinner in the Edwardian Tearoom, complete with live music, plus the chance to explore the museum after hours by torch light! Part of the UK wide Museums at Night Festival, in partnership with Hidden Spaces. There are the 3 time slots available: Ticket 1: Dinner at 18:30 followed by a tour at 20:00 Ticket 2: Dinner at 19:30 followed by a tour at 21:00 Ticket 3: Tour at 19:00 followed by dinner at 20:00 Your ticket includes a 45 minute torch lit tour and a main course in the Edwardian Tearooms. Our bar will be open all night and we

Nightlife

Nuage Halloween - The Panic Room After Party

ETQT Members Club, Birmingham

Nuage returns to Etiquette for our Halloween afterpartyl!!! Saturday 27th October 10.30pm - Late 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 & Nuage entertainment on the night. Nuage delivers 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. For table enquiries please email info@nuage25

Nightlife

NUAGE HALLOWEEN - THE PANIC ROOM AT A SECRET WAREHOUSE

Secret Warehouse, Birmingham

Nuage Halloween Presents The Panic Room at a Secret Warehouse Saturday 27th October, 5pm - 12.00am Join the UK’s number 1 Brunch Club as we dine, drink & dance at a Secret Warehouse space, no ordinary venue, no ordinary event. Expect day time dining, drinking & dancing on tables. 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 o

Nightlife

MOKO Freak Show Halloween at Stories

STORIES Nightclub, Birmingham

MOKO Freak Show Halloween at Stories Saturday 27th October Djs on the night DJ Cameo Jamskii Mystery J Zeeks Chow 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

LUSH PRESENTS: BAMBUS HOUSE OF HORRORS

Bambu, Birmingham

Halloween Saturday @ BambuBar LUSH Presents... BAMBUS HOUSE OF HORRORS 3 ROOMS - MAIN / VIP / CHAMPAGNE ROOM. DJ VIP BARNEY DYER DJ FOURTY CURTIS MEREDITH DOORS OPEN 10:30PM

Nightlife

Festival of the Dead

O2 Academy Birmingham, Birmingham

Festival of The Dead has resurfaced with a new hoard of characters and creations. From our 15ft tall vulture roaming the crowd to giant skulls and skeletons, wondrous circus acts and carnival processions. This is a party like no other. Carnival pageantry, giant skull processions, acrobats, dancers and beautiful decorative art & costumes. Festival of the Dead is a contemporary event infusing elements carnival, circus, theatre and unadulterated partying. - Giant Skull processions around the venue - Acrobats & circus performers - DJ’s an

Attractions

Retro Gaming Night (for Big Geeks)

mac Birmingham, Birmingham

Have you been missing all those video games we used to play? Well, this is your chance to revel in being a big kid and rediscover some of those retro classics. Thanks to Dead Pixels, this is your chance to play some of the best retro games including Street Fighter 2, Mortal Kombat, Doom, Sonic the Hedgehog and Mario Kart. Plus, you can play your favourite video games whilst enjoying a delicious pint of craft beer! (Strictly over 18s for the pints, though, obviously!) macbirmingham.co.uk

Nightlife

VOCAL Halloween

Lab 11, Birmingham

After an unforgettable party with Erick Morillo, we thought we’d throw a special VOCAL Halloween party!! On Saturday 27th October September we take over the Lab11 terrace once again for a night of feel-good-vocal house! We will be transforming the venue with a halloween twist. Fancy dress is welcome but not essential...but either way dress to impress. This will be our last party till December and limited capacity….we hope to see you there #vocalpeople Saturday 27th October 21:00-04:00 Last entry midnight LAB11 Terrace Trent St, Digb

Food, Drink & Network

The Summer Throwback Brunch

Olivia Townhouse, Birmingham

'Summertime' is well and truly arriving in Birmingham over the next few months as DJ Silk prepares you for a special Summer Throwback Brunch, taking place at the exclusive Olivia's Townhouse this August bank holiday weekend! Musically we return to the golden era, expect to hear all the classics from the 90s & 00s, sing along anthems, nostalgic gems and a 'little bit of' UK Garage. Think Montell Jordan, Ja Rule, Ashanti, Lloyd etc What to expect: The very best 90s & 00s Jams Bottomless Chicken - 60min Bottomless Rumpunch - 60min Birmingham's b

Nightlife

Gelato x Vibe Guys

Monastery Digbeth, Birmingham

This Halloween our first international DJ’s will be touching down at Gelato. Bringing them to Birmingham for their very first time, 2 of the legendary Solid Grooves DJ’s will be headlining Gelato at this mammoth part. We’ll be opening up 2 rooms to make this one really go bang, one room tech house, and the other room Drum & Bass. Gelato Halloween is gonna be the fattest rave in town, without a doubt https://www.facebook.com/vibeguys101/

Nightlife

Halloween Proms + Official AfterParty

Town Hall Birmingham, Birmingham

Halloween Proms: Symphony Hall, Birmingham Time: Doors 6pm / Show 8pm Sharp Official AfterParty: Venue TBC Time: Following Halloween Proms Watch This space for more info coming very soon ! A brand new Halloween specially choreographed spooktacular production with new acts and freakishly fabulous performers !!! Symphony Hall called last Novembers show 'the most spectacular show they have ever had in their existence' ... Well they haven't seen nothing yet ... add in a huge amount of fabulously freaky that you may have had a glimpse of at MPW i

Food, Drink & Network

Shrewsbury Dining Club

Severn Social Hotel, Shrewsbury

Digbeth Dining Club is returning to Shrewsbury for a Halloween special on Saturday, 27th October! Joining us are The Street Kitchen Brothers, Bare Bones Pizza, Wallace & Sons, Pietanic, MAC OG, Patty Freaks, Greidy's Wings & Strips, Manila Munchies & The Brownie Bus. There will also be the Digbeth Arts Market, DDC DJ's playing all day and Halloween face painting for the kids! 12-9PM // £1.50 ONLINE or £2 OTD This is our first Autumn/Winter event of the year, so please wrap up warm!

Nightlife

BUDDHA ROOMS PRESENTS -SPIN HEAVEN & HELL

Varanasi (Broad Street), Birmingham

BUDDHA ROOMS .......a brand new night to VARANASI BAR BIRMINGHAM are going all out this Halloween. BUDDA ROOMS have teamed up with SPIN for a Halloween Heaven and Hell special. Expect your spin classics in Heaven whilst rnb/hip hop will be in Hell. Another special occasion for those spinners and spinneretters to get out their fancy dress (or not) and relive those classic house tunes.

Nightlife

Michael Jackson Night

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Cos this is THRILLER, THRILLER NIGHT! We're bringing Birmingham a Halloween SPOOKTACULAR! For the eeriest night of the year, paying homage to the biggest selling album of all time, 'THRILLER' and more importantly the self titled lead single. We'll be playing an extended version and expect you to know the moves!!! Expect ghouls, expect nightmares and most importantly expect a substantial helping of everything MJ! It's close to midnight... http://hareandhoundskingsheath.co.uk/

Nightlife

Blackbox presents Hot Since 82

Finders Keepers Digbeth, Birmingham

The Blackbox is back same sound, same configuration, same production, new location. This will be the first of a series of 'The Blackbox Presents' events. Where we bring some of the worlds finest underground DJ's and live artists to Birmingham for an intimate showcase of electronic music. In the midst of his epic summer-long Labyrinth residency at Pacha Ibiza, Hot Since 82 is truly hotter than ever and is thrilled to confirm he will be bringing his sound for an exclusive set in The Blackbox Supporting will be Craig & Grant Gordon and Andy St

Nightlife

This Aint Berlin

Finders Keepers Digbeth, Birmingham

You may of heard the rumors by now. The Blackbox & Cellar are back. Same lights. Same sound. Same dj booth. New location. The diary is incredible. Autumn. Weekly. We're ready. Music policy: This Ain’t Berlin Let the Journey begin in the Cellar Saturday 27th October showcasing some of Berlins finest with Mike Book & DirrtyDishes (Criminal Bassline). With support from Birmingham dons Tommy Vercetti Jakkin Rabbit Jack Gardner DJ & Neiyyar Inc Main Room : Blackbox An intimate venue within Finders Keepers that’s home to a revered and finely

Nightlife

It's A Hallow-Gee Thing: Birmingham

Amusement 13, Birmingham

It's A Hallow-Gee Thing : Birmingham Saturday 27th October Amusement 13, Birmingham 10pm - 6am - 18+ Event (Last Entry 1am) Main Room - It's A Hallow-Gee Thing Macky Gee (90 Minute Set) Shapes Bou NuBass B2B Deppz. F!lth DJ's Ghxsty Josh Lewis B2B Fragmnts Room Two - History of Garage & Bass Matt Jam Lamont DJ Champion Trudos Sound Joe Hunt DJ Wisk Adraqk Krux Room Three - DnB City Takeover Olskwa & RVS DJ Prodigal Skudkid Rosa Deekode Bruxley PhilLane Subfix b2b Galahand Brought to you by Macky Gee & Weird Science Brought to you b

Attractions

Dudley Castle Paranormal

Dudley Zoo, Dudley

Starting at 8 pm, the evening which will be hosted by Spiritualist Medium, Craig Morris, will include:- A History / Ghost Tour by our Castle Historian Taking part in vigils Lone vigils for the brave! Glass divination & Table tipping Demonstration and Mediumship by Craig to include a Q&A session There is the very real possibility of experiencing genuine paranormal activity, but whether you are a believer or a sceptic, thrill-seeker or merely curious, we are sure to give you a night you will never forget! Over 18s only The evening will finish

Food, Drink & Network

Halloween Dog Parade

Digbeth Dining Club, Birmingham

Not dissimilar to the event on the New York calendar attended by over 5,000 pooches, please welcome Digbeth's first Halloween Dog Parade! Picture all the usual DDC goodness - food, booze, music and vibes! Only for this Halloween Sunday special we actively invite you to bring your 4 legged family members. Costumes aren't compulsory but we think it’ll make for a fun day out of you/they make the effort. Prizes for best dressed hounds and dog parents on the day. 12-8PM / £2 Entry on the door.

Music

Indigo Nights: Lift

Stirlings Bar, Birmingham

Indigo Nights: Lift is an intimate night of live music presented by Adjei Sun which showcases rising artists we believe are the ones to watch for the future. All artists perform with a live band on the night. Indigo Nights is a space created for everyone to come and express themselves, be free, uplifted and inspired. There are also live DJ sets on the night. It is a special, feel good night and one not to be missed.

Attractions

Halloween Hocus Pocus

Dudley Zoo, Dudley

Halloween Hocus Pocus - Monday 29th October, Tuesday 30th October and Wednesday 31st October, from 5 pm - 8 pm each day. Dippy’s Halloween Show & Disco with a Freaky Fancy Dress Parade Trick or Treat Trail around the Castle including Creepy Crawlies and a few surprises along the way! Creepy Crafts & Colouring Take a spooky selfie with Lou the Bat http://www.dudleyzoo.org.uk

Attractions

Hocus Pocus - Spook Night

The Mockingbird Bar and Theatre, Birmingham

Forget about sweets, when it comes to Halloween is is all HOCUS POCUS (well perhaps with some cocktails too). This film is bascially the cinematic equivalent of trick or treating as it's straight up FUN. Better Midler, SJP and Kathy Najimy provide the greatest witch performances on screen period! Themed cocktails and treats are planned. Film plays 20:40. #witches #halloween Hocus Pocus (rated PG, 97mins) http://www.mockingbirdcinema.com/

Food, Drink & Network

Horror Movie Quiz with IT Screening

The Mockingbird Bar and Theatre, Birmingham

So you think you know Horror movies? Join us for a very special Horror Movie quiz and screening of the terrifying 2017 version of IT!! With a £50 cash prize and spooky goodie bag for the winner! Costumes welcome! 7:00pm: Doors open with a selection of spooky tunes in the bar. 7:30pm The Quiz begins, prepared to be scared! 8:30:pm: Screening of IT! £50 For the winner! Prize for best costume! Over 18's Only. http://www.festivalofterror.co.uk

Nightlife

R bar Halloween Early bird tickets on sale

R/Bar, Leicester

Halloween is coming and Rbar is opening its door on a Wednesday night Free entry with fancy dress before 10 o clock First 100 tickets free £3 after

Nightlife

Triple Cooked: Birmingham

Boxxed, Birmingham

There isn't a more perfect setting for Halloween than a Warehouse in the outskirts of Birmingham. We're back for a frightful night full of house, disco, and tech - for our scariest show of the year.... trick or treat? — ALL THINGS TRIPLE COOKED — Facebook: @triplecookeduk Instagram: @triplecookeduk Twitter: @triplecookeduk Web: http://triplecooked.co.uk

Nightlife

Tektu Presents: Tekfest 002

Lab 11, Birmingham

We're coming in with our biggest show to date with our second instalment of TEKFEST. We will be switching it up for one night only and going in on a Wednesday night as Halloween falls upon us. Our production levels will be more than you've ever seen in the past and you can NOT afford to miss this one... Please note this will be our biggest show to date... https://www.facebook.com/tektuthursdays/

Attractions

Poetry Jam

Wayland's Yard Birmingham, Birmingham

Poetry Jam | First Thursday of Every Month | Wayland's Yard, Birmingham, 42 Bull Street, B4 6AF | 7 til 9pm A monthly open mic platform to jam, perform and click with a community of creatives. Free entry. Starting promptly at 7pm to fit as many performers in as possible (advised to come early to get the best seats). Want an open mic slot? Arrive 15 minutes before the night kicks off to sign up to the open mic list. We welcome everyone and embrace key principals of individuality, love, innovation and creativity! The night is a beautiful comb

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

Nightlife

Magic Door

Lab 11, Birmingham

For some crazy reason, we have never hosted a Halloween party?! Well finally Magic Door Halloween is coming and as you can imagine...we will be going fully in on this one! Seriously scary production, ethereal outfits galore, some full on spooky house and plenty of macabre twists & turns throughout the night. All set in the naturally pretty creepy warren of spaces known as LAB11 ;-) Magic Door Halloween Special Fri 2nd Nov Lab11 Digbeth, Birmingham Doors: 10pm-6am www.lab11.co.uk

Nightlife

Reflect

The Blackbox, Birmingham

After our huge opening party we have secured a date for the next big one! Those who have come before know the deal...multiple rooms with multiple genres suiting all your needs. We're very excited to announce that this one will be hosted at the newly renovated Blackbox. With the loss of The Rainbow Venues, The Blackbox took a temporary time out... but now it is back with a bang. Renowned for hosting some of the most memorable parties in the city, the venue returns in all its glory and we can’t wait to let our Selectors take control of the but

Nightlife

Tekno Disco & Friends

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

We're returning to one of our favourite venues for the next instalment of "Tekno Disco & Friends" hosted by our heavyweight Birmingham residents Burgo, Nicklin & 808 Moët Whether you've been to a TEKNO DISCO or not, our aim is to simply put on the most energetic, wildest parties from the best artists and students alike. After the last sell out event at Hare, we absolutely can't wait for this one and we hope to see as many of you down as possible! Supermodels Only. (No Shuffling Allowed) https://www.facebook.com/TEKNODISCO/

Arts

Simulate - Art Exhibition by Imbue

Bene Culture, Birmingham

An exhibition of new artworks by Imbue at Bene Culture, Digbeth Birmingham. http://imbuesource.com http://www.beneculture.com

Nightlife

90s party 2nd nov bambu birmingham

Bambu, Birmingham

Limited booths: 07581395639 Join us at Bambu Birmingham on Friday 2nd November for the biggest 90s party in the city! Strictly 90s/2000s R&B, Hip-Hop & Old School All Night! Hosted by Crank & Take It Back Live on the night: Mystery J DJ Aza Jess Monroe Soundboy Coby Curtis Meredith Limited booths: 07581395639

Nightlife

Spearhead Presents EGG LDN

Egg London, London

Spearhead Records are proud to announce that we will be returning back to Egg after huge sell out events in 2017/2018! The last few events have sold out in advance and we expect this one to do the same.... As always we'll be providing our unique brand of Drum & Bass with a vibe that's second to none. Room 1: Calyx & Teebee Rene LaVice Fabio Cyantific John B Seba Dexcell Redeyes A1rshots Room 2: BCee Anile DJ Lee Carlito & Addiction Phil Tangent Saikon Walk:r Lens Loft: Villem & McLeod Present 'Playing The Changes' Villem & McLeod

Attractions

BeetleBRUNCH

The Mockingbird Bar and Theatre, Birmingham

It's Halloween and we're combining 2 of our favourite things.... Beetlejuice + BRUNCH! Beetlejuice (rated 15, 91mins) The surprise smash BEETLEJUICE in 1988. The movie was so weird Warner Bros. was almost afraid to spring it on an unsuspecting public. But when they did, audiences went wild for it. Michael Keaton on epic form. Over 18's only http://www.mockingbirdcinema.com/

Sports

Arsenal vs Liverpool (Cat A)

Emirates Stadium, London

Arsenal vs Leicester (Cat B) 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

No Merci | Maximums Halloween Aftermath

Hangar - London Fields, London

If you haven't been... You must come If you have been... We shall see you again. Please arrive for 22:30 More Info to Follow Muhahahahahaha Will need ID

Food, Drink & Network

Brunchin UKG Outdoor Party

Leveldigbeth, Birmingham

After the last Outdoor Rave and the hype it created, we're back for part 2. Brunchin & 90's UK Garage is a boozy brunch with DJs playing songs from the classic era and some new style bangers, followed by pure club vibes! We will be serving the best Street Food from the regions best street food traders. Plus between 2pm - 10pm (last entry at the door 9pm) we've got bottomless Cocktails. As presented by Taste & Liquor Music and the Multi Award Winning Shaanti Additional food and drink to be purchased separately. Ticket permits entry only and

Music

S.F.L. Album Launch

The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

Killer Wave & This Is Tmrw proudly present.. SUNSHINE FRISBEE LASERBEAM 'BLACKOUT COWBOY' ALBUM RELEASE SHOW NOVEMBER 3rd 2018 THE SUNFLOWER LOUNGE SUNSHINE FRISBEE LASERBEAM The tenacious Sunshine Frisbee Laserbeam release their new album 'Blackout Cowboy' and we're having a party to celebrate. Packed full of pop noise nuggets this is the first chance to hear it live. Pre order here>>> https://bythetimeitgetsdark.bandcamp.com/album/blackout-cowboy https://www.facebook.com/sunshinefrisbeelaserbeam/ https://sunshinefrisbeelaserbeam.bandcamp.c

Nightlife

Break Thru x TNQ

Amusement 13, Birmingham

Break Thru x The North Quarter Lenzman LSB Anile Redeyes Blindside hosted by DRS & Fox http://www.thenorthquarter.nl

Nightlife

Portal Halloween

Lab 11, Birmingham

We kick start our Winter series of parties in our hometown Birmingham by celebrating one of our favourite holidays - Halloween! Sat 3rd November 21:00 - 05:00 Expect full venue halloween transformation alongside the trademark portal soundtrack and atmosphere!! Lineup: Michael Bibi Paradox City Rothstein Craig & Grant Gordon Tom Shorterz Remelie Ryan Reidy + more TBA We have recently reviewed our entrance policy and are now implementing an age restriction of 20 & over for Portal events. Personal ID (Drivers license or passport) is also re

Attractions

CageFEST

The Mockingbird Bar and Theatre, Birmingham

OK you asked for it and we listenend.... CageFEST is on it's way very soon! A double dose of Cage's antics with the iconic Con Air and Face/Off!! **YES BOTH IN ONE SITTING** Times (approx): 18:00 - Face Off 20:30 - Interval 20:45 - Con Air 22:30 - Close Buckle up everyone. We're really, really excited for this one! Face Off (18, 133mins) Con Air (18, 111mins) http://www.mockingbirdcinema.com/

Sports

Manchester City Vs Southampton (Cat B)

Etihad Stadium, Manchester

Manchester City Vs Southampton (Cat B) Manchester City VIP Club Package • Executive padded seats in the South Stand • Club legend appearances • Complimentary bar (beer, wine, and soft drinks) • Complimentary match day programme • Compere entertainment • Hand-crafted, three-course chef’s buffet dinner 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.

Attractions

Birmingham Vintage Kilo Sale

The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

THE UK'S FIRST AND LARGEST KILO SALE IS COMING TO BIRMINGHAM ! EST. 2009 – PARTNERING WITH EUROPE'S LARGEST VINTAGE WHOLESALER! We are super excited to be coming back to BIRMINGHAM on Sunday 4th November!! ENTRY PRICES Super Earlybird – Access at 10am (tickets ONLY)Earlybird – Access at 11am - £3 (on the door)General – Access at 12pm - £1.50 (on the door) Supplied by Europe's LARGEST vintage wholesaler, The Vintage Clothing Kilo Sale lets you pick from thousands of vintage, retro and branded items from 70s – early 00's! Roll up yo

Attractions

Dirty Dancing

The Alexandra Birmingham, Birmingham

An all new tour of Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage will be mamboing across the UK 2018! Full of passion and romance, heart-pounding music and sensational dancing, the classic story of Baby and Johnny, featuring the hit songs Hungry Eyes, Hey! Baby, Do You Love Me? and the heart-stopping (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life is returning to the UK due to popular demand. Since its Australian debut in 2004, Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage has become a worldwide phenomenon, with productions staged in the USA, Canada, Germany,

Sports

WWE Live

Arena Birmingham, Birmingham

WWE LIVE is a unique blend of sport and entertainment, combining in-ring match action with dramatic entertainment. Bursting with all the drama and energy of a rock concert, in a fun, lively and exciting environment, WWE Live is the ultimate in family entertainment! WWE Live returns to Birmingham this November! See your favourite WWE Superstars live in action including: WWE Championship No Disqualification Match AJ Styles vs Samoa Joe *** Daniel Bryan vs The Miz *** United States Championship Match Rey Mysterio vs Shinsuke Nakamura *

Music

IAM X H+H Presents... Madi’s Lean Up Ting #3

The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham

IAM in collaboration with Heartbreaks+Hooligans, presents the third instalment of Madi’s Lean-Up Ting, a chill intimate evening in both collectives’ home town of Birmingham. This event is aimed at showcasing the crème de la crème in the West Midlands’ underground scene. The lineup for the autumn lean-up is just as lit as the first, including Kaycee2 (rapper/songwriter), Neone (rapper/songwriter/instrumentalist) and Infamous Dimez (multi genre artist). It’s gonna be a vibe, and all y’all should be there!

Music

Iceland Airwaves 2018

Bræðraborgarstíg, Reykjavík

Iceland Airwaves has come a long way since its inception in an airplane hangar at Reykjavík Airport. Nowadays the festival is regarded as the biggest celebration of music in Iceland and boasts an unrivalled line-up of established and up-and-coming artists. From concerts in tiny record stores and art museums to cool bars and beautiful churches, Airwaves-goers can expect to soak up the festival atmosphere in some of the city’s most unique venues. And it’s not just about the music; there will be plenty of opportunities to indulge in yummy Ice

Food, Drink & Network

Winter Boozy BBQ Festival

Boxxed, Birmingham

BRUM BBQ, BEATS & BOOZE Calling all carnivores! Birmingham returns with its 2nd seasonal BBQ and it's well beautiful! Allow us to present to you Taste and Liquor's Seasonal Boozy BBQ. Hosted four times a year our seasonal event celebrates the best BBQ Street Food Culture, with some good old fashioned Booze! Our Seasonal Boozy BBQ Festivals are packed with good vibes and new traders championing great BBQ flavours from around the world. Six of Brum's Best BBQ Street-Food Traders will be pulling out their best BBQ-inspired dishes in Digbet

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

Food, Drink & Network

Digital, Sales, Marketing & Technology Expo 2018

Birmingham City Council, Birmingham

Who Attends: Business Owners, Marketing & Digital Manager's, City Corporates/Professionals, Marketing Executives, Academics & Educational Establishments, Start-Up Entrepreneurs: Any businesss, organisation, individual interested in keeping up to date with the latest for their business. About: Today’s generation are digital natives; they don’t know a time without the internet, smartphones, and apps. This generation are also consumers and every industry is seeing digital technology becoming increasingly integral to a companies business. Ke

Food, Drink & Network

Curry King of Birmingham 2018

ICC Arena, Birmingham

TABLES OF TEN AND INDIVIDUAL TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE. FAQ's: WHAT IS CURRY KING OF BIRMINGHAM? Curry King of Birmingham (or CKOB as we like to call it) is LoveBrum’s flagship annual fundraising dinner...with a twist! It’s certainly not your usual black tie dinner, at our fundraising event teams go head-to-head to be crowned ‘Curry King of Birmingham’! DO I HAVE TO COOK? Your table will be allocated a professional chef who will cook your curry - all you need to do is select the perfect spice combinations from the spice list, and durin

Nightlife

LTJ BUKEM ft DRS

Hangar - London Fields, London

SINE returns to London for Warehouse Sessions Part Three at another unique location nestled in the heart of East London. Our biggest ever SINE line up. Huge l’accoustic sound system. State of the art production. Music across two rooms. Line up: LTJ BUKEM ft DRS BLADERUNNER B2B T>I FRE4KNC ONEMIND SATL B2B ILL TRUTH AMOSS HYDRO DATA 3 KOLECTIV SWEETPEA MAXIMOUS BASSI APEY HOSTED BY: DRS, TALI, VISIONOBI, JOE RAYGUN & K-EYE ROOM TWO: FLEXOUT AUDIO http://www.sineseries.co.uk

Nightlife

O BODA

The Bierkeller, Birmingham

JE Entertainment Presents O BODA Celebrating Angola Independence Day Music: Kizomba, Afrohouse, afrobeats, hip-hop

Nightlife

Solotoko ‘Online' Tour

LAB11, Birmingham

Sonny Fodera has risen to the top of the house music game by way of releases on Green Velvet's Cajual, Claude VonStroke’s Dirty Bird and Solardo's Sola label. Now, following sold out Solotoko parties at Manchester Academy and XOYO, Sonny unveils his debut Solotoko headline tour hitting the UK this autumn. The 'Online' tour will see Sonny Fodera - alongside a host of special guests, still to be announced - taking the unique Solotoko sound to Dublin, Liverpool, Leeds, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, London and Glasgow. For more information

Nightlife

Lengoland Birmingham

Amusement 13, Birmingham

10 cities, 10 shows, the Lengoland Autumn Tour is coming to Birmingham! Get ready for a full Lengoland takeover at Amusement 13 on their incredible Void Nexus sound system Lengoland : Birmingham Saturday 10th November Amusement 13, Birmingham 10pm - 6am - 18+ Event (Last Entry 1am) Main Room - Room Two - Room Three Full Line Ups TBA Brought to you by Lengoland & Weird Science weirdscience.uk

Attractions

Firework Festival Weekend

West Midlands Safari Park, Bewdley

Join us on 10th or 11th November 2018 for our Firework Festival Weekend! Enjoy spectacular fireworks, a roaring bonfire, late-night rides and music to bring the party alive! We’ll open at the later time of 1.00pm and you can enjoy our walk-through areas including the brand new Ice Age, Land of the Living Dinosaurs, Lorikeet Landing, Creepy Crawlies, Mark O’Shea’s Reptile World, African Village and the popular Sea Lion Show! Fireworks start at 6.30pm and there’ll be a delicious range of refreshments available throughout the evening!

Sports

Arsenal vs Wolverhampton (Cat C)

Emirates Stadium, London

Arsenal vs Wolverhampton (Cat C) 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.

Sports

Manchester City Vs Manchester United (Cat A)

Etihad Stadium, Manchester

Manchester City Vs Manchester United (Cat A) Manchester City VIP Club Package • Executive padded seats in the South Stand • Club legend appearances • Complimentary bar (beer, wine, and soft drinks) • Complimentary match day programme • Compere entertainment • Hand-crafted, three-course chef’s buffet dinner 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.

Arts

Double Cruise

The Mockingbird Bar and Theatre, Birmingham

**CRUISE** there is no denying the charisma and charms of our favourite shiny teeth actor. So let's celebrate with two of his earlier classics...! You voted and we listenend. So let's get ready! Cocktail (15, 99mins) Working as a bartender to pay for college, Brian Flanagan (Tom Cruise) is mentored by his veteran boss, Doug Coughlin. He learns the ropes quick, makes a move on the girl and gets into plenty of Cruise trouble. Top Gun (12A, 110mins) Tom Cruise rides into the Danger Zone in this smash-hit film that defined the modern-day blo

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

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/

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sports

at1.SPACE Family Wellness Day

at1.SPACE, Nottingham

*Pls note: this is a Family Fun/wellness Day and not a nightlife event ! Donations from £5 per adult / Family ticket £15 Come and join us for a fabulous fun-filled day with a variety of activities. Experienced therapists, health and life coaches, yoga instructors and nutrition experts will be on hand to support. Yoga taster sessions for all ages and abilities and specialist talks and product demos will be ongoing throughout the day. First come first served basis on activities (crafting kids workshops/ essential oils/ massage/rekki/ stalls

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

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

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

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

Food, Drink & Network

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

Attractions

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

Attractions

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

Nightlife

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

Nightlife

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

Sports

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

Sports

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

Music

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

Music

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

Music

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

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: