From magical markets and spellbinding theatre to sensational shopping and Christmas events, there's excitement around every corner in Birmingham and the region during the winter season.
Seriously want to go to the Bham Christmas Markets, anyone else going? #Christmas
With so much to do in the city and the region over the festive period, spend the night in one of our many local hotels, we have boutique residences, budget hotels, serviced apartments B&B's and country homes, something to suit every budget.
We have just been to see Santa at the opening of #houseoffraser's grotto #ChristmasInBham
Enchanting experiences for all
Take a trip to theatreland and get in the festive spirit with a magical production, concert or panto. You’ll be spoilt for choice with a host of special festive events at attractions across the region.
Wrap up your shopping in style
With over 1000 shops from big high street names to charming independents, unique arcades to craft fairs, you’ll find everything you need for the big day and the season ahead.
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So today we spent our lunch ice skating at Birmingham's 'Winter Skate!' Have you been?
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#christmas #2013 #holidaysarecoming #birmingham #icerink #birminghamwheel #libraryofbirmingham #germanmarketbirmingham #lights #picsbyme
Sian Victoria Boutique@sianvictoriaboutique
#birmingham #iceskating #wheel #christmas #germanmarketbirmingham #birminghamlibuary #festive
Day at Birmingham German Market with daughter feeling Christmassy #christmasonemonthtoday
James ▽ MANiCURE@MANiCURE_LOVER
Going to the Birmingham Christmas Markets tomorrow with my best friends. It will be the first time we've all been together for like 3 months
Last night at the Birmingham Christmas market http://instagram.com/p/g5zZPJJugl/
I cannot wait to go back to the Birmingham Christmas market and get my Christmas shopping :)
Birmingham German market is the best Christmas market I've been to, so pretty
Birmingham Christmas Markets @ New Street http://instagram.com/p/gs8ur0HJ2x/
crafts & activities
Santa Claus is coming to town and so are a flurry of activities that will keep you entertained throughout the festive period in the run up to the big day and beyond.
Festive feasts & yuletide treats
Bustling bars and a veritable feast of fine restaurants with 4 Michelin starred restaurants and 27 nationalities for you to sample - and don’t miss the largest authentic Frankfurt Christmas Market in the country.
Have you spotted Birmingham's bull dressed by the Sea Life Centre? #ChristmasInBham