17th Jul, 2019


Thursday 18th July

Art & Antiques For Everyone at NEC, Birmingham. The largest vetted art, antiques and interiors fair outside London (on until Sunday). www.antiquesforeveryone.co.uk

Friday 19th July

Solihull ‘Sort Of’ Jazz Festival is back all weekend! A selection of bands on the main stage in Mell Square and at venues in Solihull.  www.solihullbid.co.uk/events for the full line up!

Roy Forbes live music at the Paramo Lounge. 6pm

The Whiskey Brothers live music at Revolution, Solihull. 7pm

Jersey Boys Tribute Night at the Lake at Barston. Three course meal, live entertainment, disco and late bar. www.thelakeatbarston.co.uk

Popworld Solihull VIP Launch Night – www.popworldparty.co.uk/solihull

Saturday 20th July

Run Training (Adults & Juniors) at Tudor Grange Park. 9.30am

The Voice Kids Liam Price and Aimee Bryceland on the Mell Square Stage. 11am

Bob Wilson and Honeyboy Hickling live music at the Slug and Lettuce, Solihull. 5.30pm

Social Dance for Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence at Dickens Heath Village Hall, B90 1SD. 8pm. Admission £6. No bar so please bring own refreshments.

Bach to Baby Family Concert at Solihull Method Church, B91 1LG.


Tina Turner Tribute Night at the Lake at Barston. Three course meal, live entertainment, disco and late bar. www.thelakeatbarston.co.uk

Sunday 21st July

The Wedding Crashers live music on the Mell Square Stage. 12 noon

Music in the Park: Shirley Spectacular at Shirley Park, B91 3AL. 2pm to 4.15pm. Celebrate with the Shirley Band in its centenary year as they perform brass favourites and modern classics.

David Moore Blues Band at O’Neill’s. 5pm

Grey Goose Blues Band at the Flute and Flagon. 5.30pmRoy Forbes live music at Tap and Tandoor. 6.30pm

Monday 22nd July

Nature Families at The Parkridge Centre, Brueton Park, B91 3HW. 10.30am and 1.30pm sessions. Drop in session for babies and toddlers with messy and sensory play. www.warwickshirewildlifetrust.org.uk/events.

Major Tom to Ground Control at The Core Library. 11am – 12pm. FREE drop-in craft activity, no need to book. Make a picture of The Earth from space, and add your very own astronaut (ideal for ages 3+).

Keep Fit at The Shirley Centre, B90 3AD. Exercise all limbs and joints including co-ordination exercises. Nothing too hard, working as hard as your body will let you. 1.30pm. Each session £3.50 ( SCA membership £14 per year)

Tuesday 23rd July

Romeo and Juliet in Brueton Park, B91 3HA – 7pm. Outdoor adaptation of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy set in the present day. Bring friends; a picnic, and your own seat or blanket to enjoy this talented cast performing a fantastic literary work.  www.thecoretheatresolihull.co.uk/whats-on.

Family Art Workshop at The Courtyard Gallery. 9.30am – 12.30pm. Come along as a family and enjoy making art together​! (Each £15 ticket admits one adult and one child. Aimed at ages 4+)

Teddy Bear Adventure at The Parkridge Centre, Brueton Park, B91 3HW. 10.30am. Bring your teddy along to explore the outdoors with Warwickshire Wildlife Trust, build them a special home and play some teddy games. Suitable for children aged 2+.