Birmingham has lots to offer this summer and there is no doubt that there is a buzz about!
The biggest, international sport event of the year, Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, is to be landing in Birmingham very soon. So, Thursday 28th July to Monday 8th August, our home-city will be in the global spotlight.
Aside from this, Birmingham is recognised as a vibrant city, brimming with a diverse range of quirky events, all year-round. As a result, we have devised a guide which rounds-up our summer must-do’s for you!
BIRMINGHAM RESTAURANT FESTIVAL 2022
What does Birmingham have to offer this summer?
Well, this year’s Birmingham Restaurant Festival celebrates Birmingham’s vibrant dining scene. Birmingham has been labelled as one of the top food destinations in the UK! Rustling up a fortnight of exclusive menus from the restaurants participating, you will have the opportunity to extend your Birmingham palate. In fact, Indus at Park Regis Birmingham will be part of the line-up! Our dining flagship will be offering an exclusive menu for the festival.
Running from Monday 22nd August – Thursday 4th September. Menus and tickets will be available in July of which you will be able to purchase via: https://birminghamrestaurantfestival.co.uk/
We’ll see you there!
CADBURY WORLD BIRMINGHAM
Ideal for the whole family. Your tour of Cadbury will involve a fully immersive and interactive exhibition whilst you journey through the history of chocolate! Including a 4D experience, the Cadabra ride and Purple Planet: a digital interactive world of chocolatey fun. You will also have an opportunity to make chocolate.
You definitely won’t miss the train stop either: Bournville. Just look out for Cadbury’s signature purple-coated train station!
Visit https://www.cadburyworld.co.uk/en for more information.
Those with an artistic streak will be enticed to wander Birmingham’s very own internationally acclaimed contemporary art venue. A consistent rotation of exhibitions showcasing the very best of international art. As a result, Ikon has rapidly become one of Birmingham’s treasures. The building is a marvel itself; it is a beautifully converted neo-Gothic school!
MOSTLY JAZZ, FUNK & SOUL FESTIVAL
Nothing brings people together like live music. From Friday 8th – Sunday 10th July, the three-day festival will be welcoming the very best of Jazz, Funk and Soul Music to Moseley Park.
Festival-goers can expect a line-up of icons and the hottest new talent. In addition, you can indulge in independent food and drink street vendors.
Did you know that Park Regis Birmingham is only a 10-minute drive from the venue? Keep your commute short and accessible by staying with us!
You can purchase your tickets here: https://mostlyjazz.co.uk/tickets/
MOSELEY FOLK & ARTS FESTIVAL
Moseley Folk & Arts Festival is Birmingham’s largest family-friendly festival, attracting flocks of people from Birmingham and beyond each year. In fact, this year it will be celebrating its 15th anniversary.
Running from Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th September, you can expect a variety of traditional, contemporary and experimental Folk, World and Roots Music.
To view the full announced line-up and to purchase tickets, visit: https://www.moseleyfolk.co.uk/
CANNON HILL PARK
Take a brief step out the city buzz and take a stroll around Cannon Hill Park and Birmingham’s very own little oasis. Perfect for picnics, sun-bathing or an excuse to have a lazy afternoon. The park boasts acres of woodland, lakes, mini-golf, tennis courts, bowling and putting greens.
So, get out into the fresh air and get some of those daily steps in!
1565 TERRACE BAR
Round off your city break at Park Regis Birmingham. Did you know that we are the only Park Regis you will find throughout the whole of Europe? So, why not add to your stay in Birmingham a sprinkle of uniqueness!
Soaking up the city buzz of Broad Street, where you can sip on one of signature cocktails upon our beautiful 1565 terrace bar. Follow this by staying in one of our luxurious four-star rooms for the night.
A staple for your perfect city break is a cosy bed to sink into and a delicious breakfast to charge you for the day.
Click here to visit our Offers and Package page to curate your perfect stay!