Shop the city

Everything you need to plan a day out shopping in Birmingham. Find all the latest news, events, offers and competitions direct from Birmingham city centre stores, bars, restaurants and hotels. If you’re looking for a store or a brand, use our directory or search box to find store information, opening times, contact details and a location map.

Plan your journey to birmingham

Getting here is easy. Find the best route for you...

The city life @ShoppingInBham

What's happening

Gin masterclass with Fever Tree

All Bar One, New Street Station
17.08.2017 - 17.08.2017

Join All Bar one for an exclusive masterclass hosted by Fever Tree. Learn the need-to-knows about this year’s hottest spirit, gin including a detailed history, gin secrets and the art of choosing the right tonic. You’ll enjoy four gin serves perfectly paired with tonic and garnish as well as enjoying a selection of canapes. Limited places […]

Harvey Nichols welcomes Stone Island in store

Iconic Italian fashion brand Stone Island has launched its latest collection at Harvey Nichols Birmingham. The exciting menswear range at the luxury Mailbox store offers an extensive selection of chic sports-inspired pieces for the new season. Founded in 1982 by Massimo Osti, Stone Island embraces a casual aesthetic that focuses on functionality as well as […]

Midlands Whisky Festival toasts success by announcing autumn show

It’s the news whisky-connoisseurs have been waiting for; Midlands Whisky Festival is back for Autumn 2017. Following the success of the Stourbridge festival last month, the two-day spectacular will return to the region in for a second stint in September. Taking place at thestudiobirmingham, Midlands Whisky Festival, the biggest event of its type outside London, […]

Music Matters at Selfridges celebrates Birmingham’s musical might – past and present

Selfridges Birmingham has launched its much-anticipated Music Matters at Selfridges campaign, which recognises music as the lifeblood of the city’s cultural eco-system and will see the store opening its doors to a wide range of musicians, DJs, solo artists, bands and even a classical orchestra. From London to Birmingham, live music venues across the UK […]

REVIEW: Miss Saigon at Birmingham Hippodrome

The award-winning musical, Miss Saigon has just begun at the Hippodrome for an impressive nine-week run and we were lucky enough to be invited along to get a preview of the show to see what all the hype was about. The musical follows the story of 17-year old Kim who is forced to work in a […]

Birmingham Weekender returns to the city centre

Birmingham’s largest arts festival, Birmingham Weekender features an awe-inspiring programme of free events from hundreds of world-class West Midlands and international artists and companies. The festival returns on 22-24 September 2017 following the success of their first festival in 2015. Expect an exciting programme packed with new commissions, world premieres, roaming and pop-up street theatre, participative events and workshops, and […]

Where are the Big Sleuth bears in the city centre

It’s time to go on a bear hunt! The Big Sleuth public art trail launched on Monday 10 July and it features 100 colourful bears and 137 cute bear cubs around the city and surrounding areas. The trail is free and will provide plenty of fun for all the family over the Summer. To help you […]

Win stylish globe bookends worth over £100 with Smithsonia

It’s competition time at Smithsonia gift store! Be in with a chance to win these stylish globe bookends worth over £100! Whether it’s the perfect addition to your bookshelf or a thoughtful gift for someone special, all you have to do to enter is share this FB post and tell Smithsonia in the comments where your dream destination […]

Summer feasting at Harvey Nichols

If you’ve blown the budget on your summer holidays, this tasty deal from Harvey Nichols means you can enjoy dining out without the ouch! The luxury Mailbox store launches its Summer Dining promotion next week, with a delicious three-course meal and cocktail for just £22. Available from Monday July 3 until Thursday August 31, the […]

Road closures for North Birmingham from Highways England

Highways England  will be undertaking major refurbishment works on Birmingham’s A38 (M) and M6 Junction 6. To support this work, both roads will be closed for 7 weekends from 13th July to 4th September (8pm Fridays to 6am Mondays) This is including no access to the A38(M) via Gravelly Hill and Tyburn Road at anytime from 14th […]