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Happy June! Summer’s approaching, and so are the vibes. 

We’ve got the lowdown on the coolest events in Digbeth this month and top spots to celebrate Father’s Day.

Saturday 1st June

Summer Shubz Party

Deadwax Digbeth

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Summer Shubz is back, so get ready for Summer with a full venue takeover by MOHO at Deadwax! DJs will be spinning your favourite summer hits all night, featuring Garage, Hip-Hop, R&B, Dancehall, and more.

Crowd at Deadwax Digbeth
Image: Deadwax Digbeth

Thursday 6th June

The Anne Hegerty Quiz

The Old Crown

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We LOVE a quiz at the oldest pub in Brum and so will you! Join the old crown for rounds full of brutal questions with amazing prizes up for grabs! Hosted by the legendary quizmaster Anne Hegerty, AKA the Governess from ITV’s The Chase!

Can you beat The Chaser?

Quizzing groups at The Old Crown
Image: The Old Crown

Friday 7th June

Digbeth First Friday

Various Digbeth Venues

Free Entry!

Every first Friday of the month, Digbeth comes alive with creativity and culture! From exhibitions to performances, special events, culture in unexpected spaces and so much MORE! Next week’s lineup include: Digbeth Community Garden, Eastside Projects, Vivid Projects and Grand Union. Find out what will be showcased here!

Live art exhibition at Digbeth First Friday
Image: Digbeth First Friday

Saturday 8th June

Frequency Festival 2024

Luna Springs

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The Frequency Festival is back in Digbeth for its third and most exciting year yet! Featuring artists like Artful Dodgers, Lisa Maffia, and Oxide Neutrino, with even more headliners to be revealed, it promises to be an unforgettable experience for all garage heads.

The frequency festival stage at Luna Springs
Image: Frequency Festival

Throughout June

Fintastic Fish Cake

The Big Bakes

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Make a splash this June at The Big Bakes!

You’ll be making waves with fun cake construction, silky smooth buttercream and colourful fondant decor to bring your Finstastic creation to life. Don’t miss out on the UK’s No.1 baking experience!

The Fintastic Fish cake
Image: The Big Bakes

Thursday 13th June

Egans Comedy Club

Mama Roux’s

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Comedy is here at Mama Roux’s-  and they’re back with another amazing lineup including Michael Akadiri (multi-award winning comedian), Shazia Mirza (appeared on Channel 4, ITV, BBC and more), Dom Hatton-Woods( Daliso Chaponda tour support), and more!

There will also be happy hour and award-winning stoned baked pizza from Digbeth’s very

 own Baked in Brick!

Comedian on stage at Mama Roux's
Image: Egan’s Comedy Club

Saturday 15th June

The Paperdolls Handmade Market

Factory Works, The Custard Factory

Free Entry!

We are so excited for The Paperdolls Handmade Market to return to Factory Works this June! 

They’ll be joined by a fantastic line-up of artists and design makers from across the UK, bringing art and illustration, botanical, ceramics, children’s items, clothing, homeware, jewellery, textiles and more – the perfect summer shopping trip!

Inside The Paperdolls Handmade market
Image: Paperdolls Handmade

Saturday 15th June

Burger Fest

The Bond

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Are you a burger lover? If so, you won’t want to miss out on Burger Fest coming to The Bond! 

Expect a wide range of burgers available to try, with options to suit all tastes, including vegetarian and vegan options! Burger traders include Baggio Burger, Meat Castles, What’s Your Beef, Stripclub Streetfood, Flying Cows, We Meat Again, Yardbirds, and Baked in Brick!

There will also be a tempting array of drinks, live music, DJ sets and kids entertainment to mark the occasion.

Burgers at Burger Fest
Image: Seasonal Markets

Sunday 16th June

Father’s Day

This month, we’re celebrating all the dads and father figures in our lives. Here are some must-visit spots for you and the old man to enjoy together:

1 Go Karting at Teamwork: Feel the adrenaline rush as you race against each other on the track.

2 A Pint at The Old Crown: Relax and share stories over a refreshing pint at the oldest pub in Brum.

3 Catch a Movie at Mocking Bird: Enjoy the latest films in Digbeth’s independent cinema.

4 Delicious Burgers at Hanbao: Indulge in mouth-watering burgers that delight your taste buds.

5 Games to The Floodgate: Swing by and play some indoor baseball or have fun competing with table golf.

Saturday 22nd June

Digbeth Open Day

Gibb St, Digbeth

Free Entry!

A day for everything Digbeth! Come on down to sample a little bit of Digbeth in and around Gibb Street, from 11 AM till 6 PM. There will be live music, a makers market, local pop-ups, exclusive offers, street food and more!

Sunday 23rd June

Afrobeats N Brunch Rooftop Party

XOYO Birmingham

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Kicking off summer just wouldn’t be the same without XOYO’s rooftop party!

The UK’s biggest Afrobeats N Brunch is BACK! Join the carnival festivities in Digbeth with resident DJs, lively hosts, music, games, merch, and mouthwatering Afro-Caribbean cuisine.

Plus, every ticket includes bottomless Rum punch from 2 PM to 3 PM!

The rooftop at XOYO Birmingham
Image: XOYO Birmingham

Tuesday 25th June

The Naked Tasting Tour

Factory Works, The Custard Factory

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Wine lovers rejoice – Naked Wines is bringing their famous Tasting Tour to Digbeth!

This is your chance to meet winemakers from across the globe and sample their finest beverages, including new and exclusive creations. PLUS, if you’d like to stock up on your most-liked wines from the tasting, you can place an order that night and have your ticket cost refunded.

Come on down to The Custard Factory to find your new favourite!

A winemaker at the Naked Tasting Tour
Image: Naked Wines

Don’t forget to join us here in Digbeth for the 2024 EUROs. Head to The Old Crown, Luna Springs, Zumhof Biergarten, Mama Roux’s, Roxy Lanes and Hennessy.

We can’t wait for another month of fun, be sure to keep updated with this month’s happenings and news on our social media @indigbeth