Birmingham, the UK’s second city has undergone major redevelopment in recent years, transforming it into a stylish, cosmopolitan 21st century destination with first-class restaurants, a thriving music scene, stylish shopping, great outdoor activities, and brilliant accommodation.
Activities & Accommodation:
Excellent outdoor activity centres nearby provide everything from Saloon Car Banger Racing, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Dirt Buggies, Quad Biking, and Paintball, to 4x4s, Indoor & Outdoor Go-Karting, Tank Driving, and so much more. Please call us to discuss the event possibilities in this great city. Combine any top Birmingham activities with accommodation in Grand Country Houses, Historic Castles, Stunning Townhouses & Apartments, and Brilliant Hotels to create the perfect event package.
Restaurants & Nightlife:
Go on a culinary journey around the world in Birmingham! The city centre boasts more than 200 restaurants serving dishes from many cultures. The city is also home to the famous Balti Triangle and Chinese Quarter. The Balti Triangle was listed as one of the Rough Guide’s 25 Top Travel Experiences in the UK. Birmingham also boasts a number of Michelin starred restaurants, including Simpsons, Turners and Purnell’s. Birmingham has great nightlife too! Birmingham’s nightlife boulevard Broad Street, is famous for its lively crowd and the Arcadian Centre is home to a variety of bars and clubs. The canalside location of The Mailbox offers lots of choice; from venues with a traditional pub feel to a revolving piano and Champagne bar. Five minutes’ walk along the canals and you’ll find the waterside setting of Brindleyplace, with its abundance of restaurants, bars and attractions. Birmingham’s nightclubs cater for all music tastes. We work with the city’s top venues to provide awesome spaces for hire and guestlist passes for all groups.
Shopping & Culture:
Birmingham has some of the country’s best shopping! The Bullring is home to over 160 stylish shops, while the Bull Ring Markets offer bargains galore at the famous Rag Market and fresh produce at the indoor market. Looking for a designer label? Home to the likes of Hugo Boss, Emporio Armani and Harvey Nichols among others, The Mailbox is definitely the place for you. The Pallasades and Pavilions house even more retail choice, while the city’s four arcades offer some great independent gems. If sport is your thing then the city boats top fixtures most weekends with the city home to football giants Aston Villa & Birmingham FC, plus great cricket including internationals on offer at Edgebaston Cricket Ground. Don’t worry it’s not all eating, drinking, dancing, and sports though! If you’re after a more cultured event then the city will not disappoint. The Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery is world famous. The Jewellery Quarter; an historic area of Birmingham is a “national treasure”. Highlights include the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter, The Pen Room Museum and the Royal Birmingham Society of Artists.
Simply Good Times work closely with local producers of quality activities to provide amazing Birmingham experiences. Combine some of our top activities with one of the great hotel or self-catering accommodations available in Birmingham and you will enjoy the best of the city in the style your event deserves. Please contact Simply Good Times now to discuss your requirements.