Birmingham is the centre of the universe for events
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Birmingham is a mighty city and has become a magnet for culture vultures, shoppers and anyone looking for the contemporary urban experience.
It has fantastic transport links and you can arrive by car, rail or plane very easily. If you are craving entertainment, culture, knowledge, shopping or even pampering, then Birmingham has to be THE destination.
Enter the world of theatre in Birmingham
Whether you are looking at theatres such as the world-famous Hippodrome or music venues like the Symphony Hall you can find the spectacle you are looking for. After all, their programme is nothing but eclectic. You can see dance, comedy, musicals, their renowned pantomime; ballet, opera and all points between. In addition, eat at a wide range of bars and restaurants within the theatre itself. Their offerings are always changing so if you want to know what’s current at The Birmingham Hippodrome it’s worth checking them out.
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Of course, if you need something edgier then the music venues in Birmingham are also set up to cater for every musical taste. If you are into rock, metal or blues you can get your fix at The Midlands Rocks venues. You may be surprised to learn there are 40 rock venues in Birmingham alone. Go and check the rock venues out, we know you’re curious now! Why not make a weekend of it and relive the fun of gigs but with the pleasure of staying in a great hotel too. Of course, Birmingham holds a host of live music events throughout the year. Kelly Clarkson, Faithless, Fish, UB40, Little Mix, Johnny Mayer, Leo Sayer and many others have graced the boards. You can see what’s on next in Birmingham and plan your visit. If the Midlands have been good enough for the likes of Robert Plant, Ozzy and Judas Priest then you’ll be in good company!
The NEC is also a jewel in Birmingham’s crown. The train drops you off right next to the venue, you can fly in or park easily in one of its 16 000 parking spaces. If you want to explore a new pastime, meet up with fellow aficionados or learn something new the NEC is the place.
Spin offs from TV shows like A Place in The Sun Live, Gardener’s World jostle for attention alongside the Festive Game Fair Show, the Birmingham Cruise Show, Paul McKenna and Motorcycle Live. Really, there is something for everyone in Birmingham, so why not make a weekend of it any time of the year. In fact, why not visit once a season? If you are looking for a hotel near Birmingham that will offer you a spot of downtime between events then Hillscourt is just the place. If you want to use the car it has secure, free parking right next to the hotel. Breakfast is included and there’s a fabulous bar with guest ales and a fine collection of whiskies. We know how to look after our event and theatre-goers. Our oasis of calm is situated in mature grounds and placed right in the centre of beautiful hills and dramatic countryside.
A Weekend in Birmingham
Hillscourt is the perfect partner for an exciting weekend extravaganza in Birmingham. Eat, drink, be merry, catch a show then come back to Hillscourt and relax, knowing you’ll be woken by the faint aroma of someone else cooking the breakfast. This is a touch of Birmingham Bliss! So, what are you waiting for? Click here to book your room at Hillscourt right now