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'The Floodgate 'Dig It' or 'Digbeth It' blog is your one-stop-shop for all things happening in the Custard Factory, Digbeth


Budget Birmingham Christmas Night Out


History Of Christmas In Birmingham


Birmingham Frankfurt Christmas Market 2023

Oct 04, 2021

Take That certainly need no introduction, formed in 1990 they went on to be one of the most successful boybands of all time. Consisting of Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, Mark Owen, Jason Orange, and Robbie Williams. In its original form and has been reducing in size ever since.

Oct 04, 2021

Fruit Fruit Fruit! That's what we hear from Friends, Family, Teachers, Government, Doctors, and the office Gym Bunnies. in 2021 we are now more health-conscious than ever, seeking micronutrients for our body & mind. If you have ever taken a stroll around the Bullring Open Market, Kings Norton Farmers Market, Kings Heath Farmers Market or Moseley Farmers' Market you will see a vast array of tasty & colourful delights.

Oct 04, 2021

You've heard of Triple X (xXx), especially the Vin Diesel fans, But have you heard of Quadruple B (BbbB)? Converting Hollywood explosions to taste bud explosions is our forte. The Floodgate can officially announce that we bring you the Best Birmingham Brambley Bab (bBBb). It will catch on (we hope).

Oct 04, 2021

Birmingham, there is nothing we love more than entertaining requests from the amazing, eclectic, creative people of the West Midlands and beyond. The Custard Factory in Digbeth is like a tractor beam when it comes to attracting the best artistic talent around. Whether it’s graffiti, art, photography, music, or dancing, The Floodgate are really are lucky to have it all on our doorstep.

Oct 04, 2021

The best thing about a great night out is the experience, and the great memories you share with friends and loved ones. In the noise of city life, it’s hard to find somewhere unique, or with that special quirky quality or fun-packed edge to it. Sure, there’re bars, pubs, restaurants, however, sometimes those nights end up rolling into one, as they’re all very similar experiences, or rather lack of unique experiences, especially after a few years if you are living in the same town or city! Not only that, but some of us want a little bit more sometimes, and that’s where an activity night comes in.

Sep 17, 2021

When it comes to bar snacks our lineup needs no introduction. The Floodgate only allows heavy-weight champions in the arena. Notoriously hard to find global sensations that can usually only be found in a few unique locations outside of the USA.

Sep 14, 2021

We have all heard that alcohol is bad for our health but why do we love nipping to the pub for a cheeky pint?

Jul 14, 2021

If any of you folks have been lucky enough to play a game of PitPat, you’ll know that it’s an incredibly fun new game emerging both in the UK and across the borders. Holemoly! We hear you say? You’d be right to get excited, as PitPat is breaking the mould when it comes to thrilling things to do in the world of competitive socialising! If you’re looking for a different gaming experience look no further.

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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.



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.



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



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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