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Bank holiday highlights in Birmingham city centre

It’s almost time for another Bank Holiday! Known as Late May Bank Holiday, this bank holiday takes place between 26-28 May. So to help you take advantage of an extra bank holiday this month, we’ve selected some of the best things happening in Birmingham city centre over the weekend. Birmingham Pride Birmingham Pride returns to […]

Harvey Nichols teams up with Edinburgh gin to bring you a gin inspired afternoon tea

We’ll take our tea with two sugars and gin cocktail please! This Summer Harvey Nichols Birmingham is raising its teacups to everyone’s favourite tipple with a limited-edition afternoon tea created in collaboration with Edinburgh Gin. Perfect for gin-thusiasts, the menu has been inspired by Edinburgh Gin’s favourite flavours and boasts all manner of tasty mini […]

Selfridges Birmingham presents Destination Dinosaur

Selfridges, Kids Level 1
30.05.2018 - 31.05.2018

Selfridges Birmingham are inviting you to a prehistoric party as Birmingham welcomes Dippy the Dinosaur to the city! Learn all about the story of Dippy – the famous Diplodocus skeleton on tour from Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. Hosted in the Selfridges Dino Classroom in Kids on Level 1, you will be joined by Selfridges Dino […]

Dippy on Tour at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
26.05.2018 - 09.09.2018

The Natural History Museum’s famous Diplodocus, known as Dippy, is taking a road trip to Birmingham from 26th May – 9th September 2018. The British icon is on a mission to inspire five million natural history adventures, encouraging families to explore nature on their doorstep. Dippy, has delighted visitors since he arrived in London in 1905. […]

Birmingham International Dance Festival returns this Summer

Birmingham city centre
01.06.2018 - 24.06.2018

Birmingham International Dance Festival (BIDF), produced by Birmingham-based DanceXchange, returns to the city from 1 – 24 June 2018.  Expect fantastic dance in the city’s theatres and a takeover of Birmingham’s streets and squares, with show-stopping free performances and opportunities to get dancing. This festival will bring the best of international dance to the city and provide a […]

Comptoir Libanais launches special Ramadan menu

To spread love and awareness about what Ramadan is and to cultivate the inclusivity that is at the heart of the festival, Tony and the Comptoir Libanais team are putting together a special sharing menu for the period. The menu will be inspired by traditional recipes cooked by mothers all over the Middle East and […]

The world’s first edible water ‘bottle’ comes to Selfridges Birmingham

The world’s first edible water “bottle” is coming to Selfridges Birmingham to support the department store’s Project Ocean campaign. Ooho is made entirely from seaweed and plants, with water and juices perfectly encapsulated inside, making the uniquely packaged material the most sustainable disposable alternative to any other container on the market. It will be available exclusively […]

Mac & cheese restaurant, Holy Moly Macaroni set to open in Grand Central

Birmingham based entrepreneur, Anthony Duffy, is set to open his debut restaurant, Holy Moly Macaroni, in Birmingham Grand Central in June as part of his mission to ‘bring back proper mac’. Located in the heart of Birmingham as part of the Bullring Estate, the Holy Moly restaurant will bring the authenticity of Harlem soul food […]

Super-cool ice cream from Nitrogenie arrives at Selfridges Birmingham

A new concept in ice cream – made using liquid nitrogen – launches in Selfridges Birmingham. Nitrogenie which will be available exclusively in Birmingham in the premium Bullring department store, takes the freshest milk and cream and freezes it with selected ingredients such as fruit, chocolate, biscuit and nuts using liquid nitrogen in special mixers […]