Culture and Lifestyle

What You Can Do in Birmingham This March?

March is knocking on our doors, and guess what? It's bringing along a whole bunch of fantastic activities and events that are bound to make this month an absolute blast. So, put on your explorer hats and get ready for a thrilling ride through Birmingham's vibrant scene!

St. Patrick's Day Parade

Join the festivities of the St. Patrick's Day Parade on March 17, making its grand return after a hiatus. With Birmingham hosting the third-largest St. Patrick's Day Parade globally, expect a sea of green and a whole lot of Irish cheer.

Irish Delights at The Old Crown

Get into the St. Patrick's Day spirit at Birmingham's oldest pub, The Old Crown. Enjoy nine days of Irish-themed excitement, including talks, comedy, live music, and, of course, plenty of Guinness.

Candlelight Beatles Concert

Experience the magic of The Beatles like never before at a candlelight concert on March 7. Let the strings serenade you with timeless classics amidst the enchanting Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

Six Nations Rugby

Don't miss the thrilling Six Nations Rugby matches this March. Grab a prime spot and cheer your team to glory in nail-biting encounters.

Hockerhill Adventure Playbarn

Embark on an adventure at the new Hockerhill Adventure Playbarn, offering a world of swings, slides, and excitement less than an hour from Birmingham.

The Gin To My Tonic Festival

Indulge in a day of gin, rum, and vodka delights at The Custard Factory on March 23. Sample craft spirits, sip cocktails, and dance to live music for a spirit-filled day out.

International Women's Day

Celebrate International Women's Day on March 8 by supporting independent, women-owned businesses in Birmingham. Show some love and solidarity by exploring their unique offerings.

Mother's Day Afternoon Tea

Don't forget to pamper your mum on Mother's Day (March 10) with a delightful afternoon tea experience. Book a spot or order online for a special treat.

Afro R&B Brunch

Groove to the beats of Afro R&B tunes while enjoying bottomless rum punch and delicious cuisine at Bierkeller on March 16.

World Book Day in Hay-on-Wye

Celebrate World Book Day on March 7 with a visit to Hay-on-Wye, the world's first book town. Explore charming bookshops and immerse yourself in literary wonders.

Snobs Nightclub Relocation

Join the iconic Snobs nightclub at its new location on Broad Street from March 13. Dance the night away to indie, rock, and R&B hits at Birmingham's favourite student night.

Stitch Surf Shack at Primark

Experience the Stitch Surf Shack at Primark's world's largest store before it bids adieu in March. Indulge in colourful drinks, giant sandwiches, and exclusive Stitch merchandise.

Orleans Smokehouse

Savour authentic Deep South BBQ flavours at Orleans Smokehouse in Solihull. Dive into tender smoked meats and rich Southern-style spices for a mouth-watering experience.

Crufts 2024

Catch all the adorable and talented pups at Crufts 2024 from March 7 to 10. Witness exciting dog competitions and celebrate our furry friends at NEC Birmingham.


Whether it's cultural celebrations, culinary delights, or furry fun, Birmingham has something for everyone this month. So, dive in, explore, and make March a month to remember!