Now that we’re all back into the swing of life without Christmas, we can start to enjoy the fantastic events happening across the city. From live music to delicious pizza parties, here are the best things to see, do and discover this week in Birmingham.
Free Comedy Show | The Good Intent | Tuesday
If you haven’t had the chance to visit The Good Intent in Great Western Arcade yet, this could be your opportunity. This Tuesday, the bar is hosting a live comedy evening, which is free to attend. The Good Intent is unlike any other bar in the city as a percentage of money from each drink brought goes towards good causes – how amazing is that. The show kicks off at 8pm, but be early if you want to grab a seat. Click here for more information.
Speed Dating | Be at One Piccadilly | Wednesday
Could 2020 be the year that you fall in love? If you’ve had enough of dating websites or swiping hours away on apps, then why not try your hand at speed dating. Hosted by MySpeedDate at Be at One Birmingham, you’ll have up to 20 dates during the evening, where you’ll get five to six minutes to chat. Designed to fit all ages, this could be the perfect chance for you to meet your match while enjoying a cocktail or two. Tickets are on sale now, so click here to get yours.
Strictly Come Dancing | Arena Birmingham | Wednesday – Sunday
Grab some sequins, the Strictly Come Dancing Tour is back in town this week. Kicking off its huge UK arena tour, you’ll get the chance to see some of the celebrity dancers from the last series take to the stage to battle it out for the glitterball trophy, including current champion, Kevin Fletcher and his new partner, Janette Manrara. Expect showstopping dances from the celebrities and their professional partners, as well as incredible music from the live band. Plus, will Craig dust off his 10 for one of the couples for the first time this year? Tickets are still up for grabs now, click here to book yours now.
Argle Bargle x Diddy Sweg | Hare & Hounds, Kings Heath | Thursday
What’s a week in Birmingham without a bit of live music? This week, Birmingham’s very own pop fusion band Argle Bargle will be taking to the stage of the Hare & Hounds on Thursday. They’ll be joined by co-headliners Diddy Sweg for a night of music that’ll get you dancing the night away. Tickets are on sale now. Click here to book yours.
Sounds Familiar Music Quiz | Mama Roux’s | Friday
Speaking of music, the Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is returning to Mama Roux’s this Friday. Putting your music skills to the test, this popular music quiz features songs from some of the greatest artists of all time, covering everything from Wham! to Katy Perry, Bruno Mars and Bowie, so everyone will feel included. Plus, you can even grab some food from one of the DDC traders while you’re there. Get tickets here.
Pizza House 2 | Dig Brew Co | Saturday
Back by popular demand, Dig Brew Co’s Pizza House is returning for round two as part of the venue’s new menu launch. To celebrate, Dig Brew is giving away free slices of delicious pizza all day. To get in on a slice of the action, all you need to do is buy a pint at the bar to pick up a token, which will then need to be exchanged for a delicious slice. Find out more by clicking here.