Birmingham events, clubs, gigs and what's on
England’s second largest city, Birmingham is home to a host of pioneering musical legends in addition to many of the UK’s most celebrated music venues, nightclubs and attractions.
The birthplace of rock god Ozzy Osbourne and his band Black Sabbath, 80’s legends Duran Duran, UB40 and The Streets, as well as celebrated comedians such as Jasper Carrott and Tony Hancock, it’s hard to deny the importance of Birmingham’s influence on the arts around the globe.
Boasting a calendar brimming with events all year round, the vast metropolis offers a broad range of entertainment to suit even the fussiest of tastes – from sweaty gigs in grass root venues and epic warehouse raves, to internationally acclaimed musicals and theatre shows, stand-up comedy, cabaret and drag queen pageants.
Accommodating a number of thriving scene’s and communities, with an especially big dance community, the city has become renowned across Britain for its vibrant and diverse nightlife.
Venues such as The O2 Institute, Lab11, The MillandPST, are amongst some of the many regular fixtures of clubbing events that take place across Birmingham, providing the boroughs many passionate promoters with a platform to showcase a mixture of emerging and established talents.
Looking to book your next night out? In need of some inspiration?
Head to our comprehensive What's On in Birmingham guide to discover upcoming events taking place in 2021 - including a Birmingham Events Gig Guide with full clubbing, comedy, theatre, restaurant and hotel listings.
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Popular venues in Birmingham
These venues are particularly popular on Skiddle right now, click to find out their upcoming events:
Amusement 13 · O2 Academy Birmingham · Nightingale Club · Boxxed · Blue Orange Theatre · The Birmingham Repertory Theatre · Spotlight · PST · Arena Birmingham · All Bar One · Birmingham Town Hall · Birmingham Hippodrome · The Glee Club · Centrala · Revolution · The Digbeth Triangle · Symphony Hall · The Dark Horse · The New Alexandra Theatre · The Vaults · Plug
View an A-Z list of venues in Birmingham