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Things to do in Birmingham in July

Last updated on Tuesday 2 July 2024

Birmingham is a city bursting at the seams with creative people and independents, all itching to share their passions; from the vibrant and buzzing streets of Digbeth to the historic Jewellery Quarter.

This month, find new and interesting things to do in Birmingham as the weather warms up!

What's on in Birmingham in July


Explore the great outdoors

Far from the industrial image of the past, Birmingham today is a haven bursting with parks and canals, perfect for leisurely walks, invigorating workout sessions, and a range of other outdoor activities.


Digbeth, Gargoyles, Brylcream & Riots Walking Tour 

Come join Birmingham Heritage Walking Tours on this unique and informative walking tour! The Gargoyles, Brylcream and Riots Tour will take you through the streets of Deritend and Digbeth, Birmingham.


Stressbox at The Water Garden

Move your body, calm your mind and connect with nature. Stressbox is a therapeutic experience where boxing meets breathing and music meets mindfulness. Held in the glorious Water Garden in Alvechurch, just outside of Birmingham, this beautiful sanctuary will only add to this uplifting workshop.


Amuse Booze Cruise: Drinks Tasting Canal Cruise

Take a 90-minute boat cruise along Birmingham's waterways and learn about five different categories of spirits. Your guide will provide you with a fun and engaging bite-sized insight into the history, production and tasting notes of each spirit style and learn about their extended families. 


Alfresco Spa Experience: Unwind in Nature

The Alfresco Spa is a paradise nestled next to a body of water where you can unwind in the great outdoors. The spa consists of four natural wood hot tubs, a cold plunge, a wood-burning sauna, warm showers and changing spaces, with a cafe on site serving healthy food and drinks.

Alfresco spa - ladies in outdoor hot tub

Discover a new craft


Make a Kokedama Houseplant Workshop

Love houseplants? Take your home jungle to the next level with a Japanese Kokedama made by yours truly!

What is a Kokedama we hear you ask? Simply translated it means 'moss ball', and it's Japan’s eco-friendly answer to the hanging basket. Hang them on your wall, balcony, or wherever you please.


Beginner Friendly Fused Glass Hanging Sun-Catchers

Spend the evening making your own hanging sun-catcher and learning the basics of fused glass, safe working practices, how to cut glass and tips on creating your masterpiece. After the workshop, your creations will be taken back to the kiln for fusing, ready for collection the following week.


Watercolour and Wine

Join artist Daniel Lopez for a fun journey through watercolour & wet pigment techniques. You will learn how to use watercolours to create beautiful paintings whilst enjoying a glass of wine. No experience necessary and a great way to socialise with friends!


Textured Vase and Dried Floral Arranging Workshop

Looking for a creative and relaxing activity? Join this dried flower arrangement class and learn how to create your own eye-catching bouquet! In this workshop, you'll discover the art of crafting a long-lasting bouquet using a range of beautiful dried flowers and foliage.

Dried floral arranging workshop

Spend time with friends


Sip & Paint Birmingham at Manahatta

At this Muse and Mimosa sip and paint experience you can expect a step by step process to create your painting, good vibes and delicious cocktails - some things are too good to refuse. Unleash your creativity - glass in one hand, paint brush in the other.


Craft Beer Tasting and Brewery Tour

This one's for the beer lovers!

On this tasting tour of Birmingham Brewery Company, you'll go behind the scenes at the brewery and take a closer look at the processes behind how beer is made.


Dance Your Heart Out on the Pole Group Workshop

Marking your birthday? Organising a hen do? Fancy a laugh with your mates? This pole dancing workshop is just the ticket!

Even if you've never braved a pole before, this host will teach you everything that you need to know about them on the day.


Live Music & Street Food at Hockley Social Club

Fancy a fun evening out with friends, soaking up some amazing local talent and tucking into tasty dishes? Then head along to Hockley Social Club for an evening of incredible live music and mouth watering pop-up street food!

Pole workshop

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