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Get ready for a roar some summer in the city with a FREE dinosaur trail

Get ready for a roar-some summer in the city centre with a FREE city centre wide dinosaur trail. With the arrival of Dippy the Dinosaur at the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, you and the family will be able to continue your prehistoric adventure by hunting down ten eye-catching topiary dinosaurs across the city centre. […]

Where to find the Big In The City Dino Trail maps

You may have spotted some topiary dinosaurs around the city centre, that’s because we have created a Big In The City Dino Trail to celebrate the arrival of Dippy at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. It is here to stay over the Summer and is the perfect activity to keep the kids entertained over the […]

Masterchef star takes over Harvey Nichols Brasserie for one night only

Harvey Nichols Birmingham is teaming up with much-lauded chef Louisa Ellis for a one night only restaurant takeover next month. The MasterChef: The Professionals finalist will bring her innovative style to the luxury store’s Brasserie on Sunday August 5 as part of the Taste of the Mailbox celebrations. The menu for the evening is called […]

Where to eat and drink during the Dino Trail

Stomping around looking for dinosaurs can work up quite the appetite. Luckily Birmingham city centre isn’t short of restaurants, especially our booming dining quarter around Temple Street and Bennetts Hill which features menu options and drink selections from around the world. Whether you’re looking for a quick bite to eat or a sit-down meal, we’ve […]

Get ready to experience luxury redefined at Selfridges Birmingham this month

If you want to take your shopping to the next level, head to Level 4 of Selfridges Birmingham and experience luxury redefined with the launch of Christian Louboutin, Gucci and Burberry boutiques. Shoppers will be red with envy with the opening of the one-of-a-kind Christian Louboutin boutique on Level 4. The timeless shoes, accessories and […]

The Ivy Temple Row welcomes Birmingham Jazz Festival

The Birmingham, Solihull and Sandwell Jazz Festival returns to the city this week, adding The Ivy Temple Row to its list of unique performance venues. On Monday, 23 July, saxophonist, vocalist and composer Kim Cypher brings her quartet to the city centre brasserie, for two hours of live music, starting at 7pm. Guests can dine […]

Two new independent retailers set to open at the Mailbox

Two new stores will open at the Mailbox – Birmingham’s premium shopping, dining and lifestyle destination. Opening in August, shoppers can expect to find a range of the finest handmade leather shoes and boots at English Brands, alongside popular, quality and high-end men’s fashion brands including Sanders, Loake, Gaziano & Girling, Cheaney and John White. […]

Wine and dine for less this summer at Harvey Nichols Birmingham

If you’ve blown the budget on your summer holidays, this tasty deal from Harvey Nichols Birmingham means you dine out without breaking the bank. The luxury Mailbox store launches its Summer Dining promotion next week, with a delicious three-course meal and cocktail for just £22. Available in the Harvey Nichols Brasserie from Monday 2 July until […]

Where to eat for your graduation meal in Birmingham city centre

You’ve got grades now it’s time to celebrate! Graduation is a momentous day and what better way to end a perfect day of success than with a lovely meal out with the family. Here’s just a few of restaurants on offer in the city centre that will help you toast your time here in style. […]

Kids eat FREE at Las Iguanas

During the school holidays, kids can eat FREE at Las Iguanas when a grown up orders a main meal. Kids will be able to enjoy a main, two sides and desserts from the brand new kids menu. The new Iggy & Friends kids menu is now full of even more choice for the little ones […]