Festivals & Events
Everyone loves to celebrate, that’s why we have so many festivals and events throughout the year.
Take a look at what’s on now and coming up below, or use our EXPLORE section for an extensive list of Birmingham and regional events.
Top 5 weekend picks
Huzzah, it's our weekly top 5 weekend picks for Birmingham and the region...
Circus of Horrors!
14 December - A story with twists and turns, grisly murders and sensational shocks
5-7 December - Volume Festival, taking place at the Library of Birmingham
November-March 2014 - Taking Birmingham a step closer to becoming one of the UK’s leading centres for creative photography
2014 - Find all the biggest sporting events in the region here
The National Wedding Show
28 February-2 March - Plan the day of your dreams at the UK’s biggest Wedding Show
The Clothes Show Live
6-10 December - Your Fashion and Beauty Festival
Chinese New Year
2 February - 2014 marks the year of the horse
November-December - Events to keep you entertained throughout the festive period.
19 January - Discover where the inspiration came from!
Creative minds in Birmingham
20 February 2014 - Creative Minds at Birmingham, the School of EDACS Writers and Artists Distinguished Speaker Series
Library of Birmingham - Discovery Season
Until 31 December - Bringing the Library’s stunning new spaces to life, it has taken its inspiration from the Library’s internationally important archives and special collections, with events, performances, photography, workshops, music and dance for every age and interest.
Don’t miss the latest retail promotions or fashion spectaculars - check here for the latest shopping events.
Entente Florale Europe
Birmingham is celebrating after achieving European gold and a special prize awarded to Eastside City Park for outstanding public green space for its entry to Entente Florale Europe.
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