With bank holiday just around the corner, we take a look at the best ways to make the most of the long weekend in Birmingham.
Ikon Gallery | Saturday 25 August
This weekend, Ikon Gallery will be hosting three two-hour slots where you’ll be invited to take part in a relaxing kayaking tour through Birmingham, all of which will be accompanied by herbal teas to keep you refreshed during your journey. See the city like you’ve never seen it before as you paddle around, and if you’re lucky you might even discover some hidden gems. To find out more, click here.
Button Factory | Sunday 26 August
Make the most of the extra day off work and get boozy at Button Factory this Sunday with unlimited prosecco for two hours. Gather a group of friends together and try your luck with a game of bingo (with a twist). What’s not to love? To find out more, click here.
The Stable | Sunday 26 August
Dorset Mins is a mental health charity which is dedicated to breaking the stigma around mental health, whilst giving support to those in need. This Sunday, The Stable will be hosting a fundraiser involving live music, activities cider tasting and pizza with proceeds going to the cause. To find out more, click here.
Spotlight | Sunday 26 August
Calling all meat-free foodies! With a variety of delicious dishes to choose from, you’ll be spoilt for choice at this week’s Digbeth Dining Club, held on Lower Trinity Street – and there won’t be a bone in sight! Expect mouthwatering cheesecakes, indulgent cookie doughs, tantalising Pan-Asian noodles and plenty more! To find out more, click here.
The Old Crown | Saturday 25 August
As summer comes to a close, BAD GIRLS has teamed up with Bulldog Gin to host a fun-filled extravaganza at The Old Crown with art, music, fashion, spoken word and DJ’s. A day that promises to be a celebration of some of the finest and most talented creatives across the city, you won’t want to miss it. And you never know, if you get down early enough you might even receive a free gin! To find out more, click here.
Be at One | Sunday 26 August
The popular city centre cocktail bar Be at One has teamed up with Havana Club Rum to bring you a taste of Cuba this bank holiday. This is your last chance to enjoy the limited-edition summer Havana Rum cocktails before they disappear from the menus, choose from El Nicho, Peachy Keen, Strawberry and Rhubarb Daiquiri, Plum and Rum Old Fashioned or a Cuban Cooler and don’t miss out! Book a table for exclusive offers and discounts, to find out more, click here.
The Cube | Saturday 25 August
Designed to explore the human senses, The Cube is hosting Summer Senses, a variety of exciting events, from expert beauty treatments to Samba performances – all for FREE! For those looking to unwind ahead of the bank holiday, one of theclubandspa’s experienced instructors will be delivering a morning yoga session from 10 am – 11 am and from 2 pm – 3 pm, you can tuck in to a series of food tasting sessions. To see the full schedule, click here.