The UK's second largest city, known as 'The workshop of the world' for the great role it played during the Industrial Revolution, has much more to offer than its industrial legacy. Birmingham is home to several major cultural institutions that aim to rival their equivalents down in London.
Roses are red, violets are blue, when it comes to planning Valentine’s, TickX is here for you! As the gift shops become flooded with flowers and soppy cards, you know Saint Valentine’s is fast approaching. But there’s no need to panic...thanks to our list of Valentine’s Day events heading into Birmingham, you can easily plan something romantic and hassle-free.
If you and your other half enjoy a party or two, why not go all out and dance outrageously together at one of Birmingham’s swankiest clubs. The Nightowl promises to rewind times to the summer of love with motown and soul classics, while the Mill has an epic rooftop garden for gazing over the city with cocktails. Valentine’s Day may fall on a Thursday this year, but who says you have to be traditional when it comes to having a good time? Check out Birmingham's nightlife for more club nights happening close to Valentine’s.
For those who prefer something less rave and more romance, the Alexandra, Birmingham Hippodrome and Birmingham Repertory Theatre are all perfect places for an intimate evening together. From swooning to operas and musicals to laughing out loud at comedians, Birmingham dishes only the best of the performing arts. You could also enjoy a romcom cheesefest at the Vue, Odeon or Cineworld, or cosy up together in front of the latest horror to hit the big screen. Whatever you love, there's lots of ways to spend the evening with the one you love.
Still stuck for ideas? Have a look at our complete list of all the events happening across Valentine’s Day in Birmingham.