Posted on Jul 28, 2023

Best Things To Do In Digbeth

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Best Things To Do In Digbeth

Yes we are talking about the infamous Digbeth right here in the heart of Birmingham. Known as the creative and artistic hub, Digbeth has something for everyone. We have taken the hassle out of your planning and put together some of the best things to do in Digbeth, Birmingham:


  • Visit the Custard Factory. This former custard factory is now a thriving creative hub with over 100 independent businesses, including shops, restaurants, bars, and art galleries.
  • Explore the street art. Digbeth is known for its vibrant street art, with murals by some of the world's leading artists. Take a walk around the area and see what you can find.
  • Go Car Racing at The Raceway. This indoor car racing game, has 10 full size racing seats for you and your friends to compete to the finishline. The Raceway is located near Custard Factory on Floodgate Street and is a great place to let loose and have some fun. You can check out Birmingham Live Review HERE / or Book HERE
  • Play Crazy Table Golf at PitPat. This unique crazy golf course with nostaligic UV graffiti and is full of interactive obstacles, a great way to spend an hour or two with friends, family or even a date. Book HERE
  • See a show at The Old Rep. This historic theatre has been staging plays and musicals for over 100 years. Check out the latest show and enjoy a night of culture.
  • Catch a film at The MockingBird Cinema. From Old Skool to New Skool they show it all. Shhhh, we wont tell anyone that you went to see Barbie before coming to The Floodgate


  • Have a drink at The Victoria. This traditional pub is a great place to soak up the atmosphere of Digbeth. There's always something going on, whether it's a live music gig or a comedy night.
  • Take a walk along the canal. The Digbeth Branch Canal is a peaceful spot to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. There are plenty of places to stop and enjoy the scenery, or you can rent a boat and explore the canal at your own pace.

These are just a few of the many things you can do in Digbeth. With its vibrant atmosphere, creative businesses, and eclectic mix of attractions, Digbeth is a great place to spend a day or two exploring.

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