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Oct 09, 2021

Sun's out, Slush Out! or so the saying goes (something like that) We have some awesome news for this summer Birmingham, if you have detected any cold sweet aromas in the air recently around Digbeth then we may be responsible.

Oct 09, 2021

What's up Birmingham? As you will know, we are very passionate about our craft beers at The Floodgate. Over the coming weeks, we will bring you an in-depth guide and review of what beers we love & stock.

Oct 09, 2021

The Floodgate are very pleased to have been included in this month's What's On Birmingham magazine, back page if you are looking for us! After 15 months of being closed and the uncertainty that the pandemic has caused independent businesses such as us. It is amazing to see society (& hospitality) opening up safely and allowing us to do what we do best and deliver joy (and beer) to our customers.

Oct 09, 2021

At The Floodgate we are lucky to have space for 6 Curling lanes, 3 Indoors & 3 Outdoors. These have been specially constructed from a special plastic which allows our bespoke curling stones to slide on the surface with adapted ball bearings. This means you get all the fun without being ice cold or having to do any sweeping, it really is a win-win. Now for a little bit about Curling;

Oct 09, 2021

1. Brain Training: Making split-second decisions on the pitch of a baseball to hitting that home run through to the correct strategy to implement on a certain play can help keep the mind sharp and alert. 2. Cardiovascular Fitness: Although The Floodgate offers baseball on a smaller scale (in a cage) it can still provide a good cardiovascular workout. From running around the cage to collect your balls, you will exercise Cardio, which strengthens your heart muscle and improves lung capacity. Being a batter, you will get short bursts of cardiovascular exercise hitting those home runs.

Oct 09, 2021

Delighted to be asked by Birmingham TV to take part in this video & interview about how lockdown has affected the business and what we have been doing to prepare for the relaunch. The full article and video can be found here. Lots of preparations underway to get this place and so many others ready as they prepare to welcome back customers indoors from Monday.

Oct 09, 2021

Birmingham's Coolest Beer Garden. We have had a fantastic month welcoming all you wonderful Brummies back to The Floodgate to enjoy our new outside space The Yard. It has been wonderful to see you all coming out to meet your old friends and family, play some games, eat some street food and sink our insane cocktails and craft beers under the fresh spring sunshine.

Oct 09, 2021

So glad that The Floodgate has been included on the Playlist for the best nights out in Birmingham, check out the articles below; THE FLOODGATE

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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

FOOD/DRINK TABLES

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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