Activities in Birmingham

You'll never fall short of fun activities in Birmingham, whether you're unleashing your inner chef with specialised cookery classes, taking the time to master a new sport, or venturing into Birmingham's abundant countryside for some outdoor pursuit - this section is dedicated to the activities you'll soon want to tick off that ever-growing activity list.

Worn out after all that?  Enjoy a more relaxing activity at one of Birmingham's Spa breaks.

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Birmingham Blogs - Things to do!

100 Days of Creativity: City Curator Highlights, Week 6

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By Alex Nicholson-Evans, City Curator As I write this we’ve just hit day 33 of the 100 days of Creativity - it really has just flown by! Reflecting on the days just passed, I had the pleasure of experiencing a whole host of the events and activities within the programme. A personal highlight was…

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Have a Ball: Top Spots to Watch the Euros 2024 in Birmingham

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Football fever has officially kicked off in Birmingham, and there’s no better place to catch all the Euros 2024 action than right here in the heart of our bustling city! Whether you're a die-hard fan looking to score the best viewing spot or just eager to soak up the electric atmosphere, Birmingham…

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100 Days of Creativity: City Curator Highlights, Week 5

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I hope you’ve all had a chance to go and visit our flagship outdoor exhibition, Birmingham Creates: The Open. With thanks to the fantastic artists that submitted their work it really is bringing such colour and life to both Snow Hill Square and Victoria Square. Free to visit, and a must as the…

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3 Things to do in Birmingham and the West Midlands from 10-16 June

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Get ready to spice up your week in Birmingham and the West Midlands with a whole host of spectacular events! Whether you’re a green-thumbed gardener, a foodie fanatic, or a tennis ace, there’s so much going on in Birmingham and the West Midlands from 10-16 June. Here are some of our top picks! BBC…

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100 Days of Creativity: City Curator Highlights, Week 4

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Week three of 100 Days of Creativity was particularly exciting for me, and in week four you’ll get to see why… Over the last few months I’ve been supporting the development of Birmingham Creates: The Open, the city’s inaugural open art competition, and the results of the competition have now been…

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