What's On This Weekend 7
18th August 2016
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Looking for a fun night out, or a chilled day at the museum? Check out thebestofBirmingham’s guide on things to do in the Second City this weekend.

Live Music

Waveforms #001, the Mighty Young and lots more bands will be live at the Hare & Hounds in Kings Heath on Friday, and it’s bound to be a good night out full of music. Check out our ‘music & concerts’ page for more gig listings.

Arts & Crafts

For £13 you can take a Life Drawing & Painting class with Paul Bartlett at the mac in Canon Hill Park. Looking for more creative things to do in Birmingham? Take a visit to our ‘arts & crafts’ page.


One of Ricky Gervais’ most famous characters is back and debuts on the silver screen with David Brent: Life On The Road. You can watch it in the historic Electric Cinema, coupled with an Office quiz and a post-film disco. See more cinema events on our ‘film’ page.


Rugby returns to the Second City as Birmingham Mosely host Neath in a friendly at Billesley Common. Find out who else is playing at home by visiting our ‘sports’ page.

Culture & The Arts

It’s one of the last weekends to catch the Birmingham Museum’s anniversary exhibition, tracing the history of Birmingham’s major museum and art gallery. You can find more events like this on our ‘shows & exhibitions’ page.

Food & Drink

Specialist Jamaican caterers, Claudia’s Kitchen, will be hosting a Jerk BBQ on Saturday, so hurry up and book your place before it’s too late. Fancy filling your belly with something else? Take a look at what else is on the menu in our ‘food & drink’ section.

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