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Somersby Blackberry x The Floodgate

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Brooklyn Pilsner x The Floodgate

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Oct 09, 2021

If there is one thing we know at The Floodgate is that our customers want quality. That's why we only source the best drinks from around the world to bring to you. So whether you are playing Baseball, Curling or Crazy Golf you know there will only be quality ingredients in your glass.

Oct 09, 2021

Gin has seen an amazing come back over the last decade to one of the best-selling spirits around. The tipple that was huge several hundred years ago and consumed more than water is truly back with a bang. At The Floodgate, we go through gallons of the stuff making our signature cocktails such as L.I.P.T, Tokyo Tea, Pitter Patter & Brambley.

Oct 09, 2021

Nothing says summer more at The Floodgate than hearing the words, ''a round of Kopparberg please, with ice''. The refreshing Swedish summer drink has taken the UK & world by storm over the last few decades, dedicating itself to quenching the thirst of many partygoers from Sutton Coldfield to Smethwick and everywhere in between. So get those Cider Shoes on and get yourselves hydrated down at The Yard, BOOK HERE.

Oct 09, 2021

What is Hard Seltzer?, we hear you ask! Hard seltzer, spiked seltzer or hard sparkling alcohol water is a type of highball drink containing carbonated water, alcohol, and often fruit flavorings In the US the alcohol is usually made by fermenting cane sugar; sometimes malted barley is used. Hard seltzer products outside of the US have been found to use either neutral spirit, or fermentation of fruit.

Oct 09, 2021

'What is Hooch?' we sometimes hear the uninitiated cry. Well, if you are Generation X or even a Millennial you may have spent many a night sipping an alcopop classic back in the day. In summary, it's a sparkling alcoholic lemon brew made with real lemons and natural lemon flavours, containing real juicy bits. Hooch is truly a legend of the drinks world. Originally launched in 1995 it had a brief sabbatical in the noughties but are now firmly back in the nation's hands.

Oct 09, 2021

Graffiti (both singular and plural; the singular graffito is rarely used except in archeology) is writing or drawings made on a wall or other surface, usually without permission and within public view.[1][2] Graffiti ranges from simple written words to elaborate wall paintings, and has existed since ancient times, with examples dating back to ancient Egypt, ancient Greece, and the Roman Empire.[3]

Oct 09, 2021

In 2005 If you would have asked the average person in the UK, fancy a halloumi burger? you may have been greeted with; 'you what'? or 'what's that'? 16 years on in 2021 and we are in full halloumi (or haloumi) mode from Digbeth to Dudley & Beyond, it looks like the 'Squeaky Cheese' is here to stay. So what is halloumi?

Oct 09, 2021

Did someone just say Doughnuts (or Donuts if you from across the pond)? Well, we have a treat for all you ballers this Sunday 6th June 2021. We have the one & only Project D hosting their superb pop-up in The Yard between 12:00 - 16:30.

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BLEACHERS BASEBALL BATTING CAGE

BLEACHERS BASEBALL

Fancy yourself as the next MLB star or even the next Birmingham bobcat? Well, you have come to the right place. With 6 amazing batting cages you will be able to swing for glory.

PIT PAT TABLE TOP GOLF (18 holes)

PIT PAT TABLE GOLF

The Floodgate are thrilled to offer the UK’s first and only PitPat. What is PitPat you may ask? Well, If billiards and mini golf had a baby it would become PitPat.

CURL CLUB UV CURLING

CURL CLUB CURLING

Welcome to the one and only indoor & outdoor Curling lanes in Birmingham. The UV lights, rainbow slinkys, and pumping music await you

CURL CLUB UV CURLING

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We have a large number of indoor/outdoor seating & tables throughout the venue. These seats can be used for gamers, spectators, drinkers, diners, and everything in between. They are on a first come first serve basis. Please contact us if you require a table booking (large groups only).

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