What’s On in Birmingham and Longbridge – July 2024

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The school summer holidays are just around the corner, and whether you’re jet setting off to a tropical climate this month or not, there’s plenty to keep you busy in Birmingham.

101 Dalmatians

2-6th July

A classic. Watch Cruella de Vil as she proceeds on her evil adventure – featuring show stopping choreography and the cutest pups in town.

Buy 101 Dalmatians tickets 

Godiva Festival

5-7th July

Taking place over three days, the festival includes exceptional music, entertainment and fun for all of the family.

Godiva Festival details

Mostly Jazz Funk & Soul Festival

7-9th July

Moseley Park welcomes a weekend of live music with both well known and breakthrough artists.

Festival info

Birmingham Cocktail Weekend

11-14th July

The Summer edition of the festival (there’s also a Winter edition coming in October!) returns with a multitude of venues and offers 

Birmingham Cocktail Weekend details


13-14th July

Yarningham is a two day celebration of yarn and stitch, bringing together creatives to meet and learn. 


Birmingham Mela

13-14th July

The largest South Asian music festival in Europe comes to Sandwell & Birmingham – with music, dance, cuisine and arts and crafts.

Birmingham Mela details

Birmingham Jazz & Blues Festival

19th-28th July

With over 100 performances, talks and workshops in 87 venues across the city, the festival returns for its 39th year – and it’ll be one you don’t want to miss.

Festival details

Jewellery Quarter Festival

22nd July

Birmingham Jewellery Quarter Festival returns, with free performances, makers markets, street food and art tours, allowing you to experience the heritage that the city has to offer.

Festival details

Warwick Folk Festival

27-30th July

A family festival favourite, Warwick festival showcases the best of craft stalls, eateries and entertainment.

Warwick Folk Festival tickets

Walking Tour Birmingham

Throughout July

Take the two-hour tour of Birmingham and the canals to learn more of our cultural city, being taken through the years from Georgian time through to today’s city that we know and love.

Walking Tour details

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