What’s On in Birmingham and Longbridge – July 2022

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The summer is hotting up, and there’s lots going on this month in Birmingham and Longbridge to look forward to. Here’s our top picks on things to do in the local area this month.

Commonwealth Games

Of course, the biggest event that will be starting in July is the 2022 Commonwealth Games! There are so many exciting events, and there will be a real buzz around Birmingham throughout the whole games – running 28th July-8th August 2022. Events are happening in venues across the area, and you can view all sporting events here.

See Commonwealth Games details here

Birmingham 2022 Festival

In the lead up to the Commonwealth Games, there are multiple events happening all over Birmingham City Centre. From Reggae events to Symphony Orchestra performances, dance shows and lots more, there is something for everyone. 

View all events here


The only Black led yarn festival in the UK, this celebration of yarn and stitch will take place in the beautiful setting of Uffculme Centre, a former home of the Cadbury family located in leafy Moseley, Birmingham, UK. 

9th-10th July 2022

View Yarningham details here 

Wireless Festival

Celebrating all things music in the outdoor space at the NEC, with the line up including Dave, Cardi B and many more. The festival runs from 8th-10th July, let’s hope the sunshine makes an appearance!

View Wireless Festival line-up & buy tickets here

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Stadium image sourced from BBC.

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