Stafford Blues Festival, Busted, Cinema in the Castle and more: What's on in the Midlands and Shropshire

With rock shows, comedy nights, festival fun and a retro car show - there's plenty to do in the Midlands and Shropshire to keep the whole family entertained.

Stafford Blues Festival, Busted, Cinema in the Castle and more: What's on in the Midlands and Shropshire

Busted return to the Midlands for an evening of racing and music

FRIDAY

Simon and Garfunkel Story - New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Simon and Garfunkel Story
Celebrate 50 years of Simon and Garfunkel in Birmingham this weekend

Direct from it's success on London's West End, the Simon and Garfunkel story is coming to Birmingham's New Alexandra Theatre.

The show uses projection photos, original film footage and live music to celebrate 50 years of the musical act that brought you hits such as Mrs Robinson, Cecilia, Bridge Over Troubled Water, Homeward Bound and more.

Tickets are priced at £21.90

For more information, click here


Continental Market - Bailey Head, Oswestry

Enjoy different flavours from across the continents at the Continantal Market at Bailey Head with fresh savouries, cakes, olives, meats  and more.

For more information, click here


Moseley Folk Festival - Moseley Park, Birmingham

A range of folk acts come together once more for Moseley Folk Festival in Birmimngham.

This year's line up features the likes of The Jayhawks, Billy Bragg, The Proclaimers, The Coral and The Levellers.

As well as this, there will be a range of markets and stalls for visitors to peruse in between musical acts.

Tickets start from £19

For more information, click here


LANY - O2 Academy 3, Birmingham

LANY
Indie three-piece LANY are set to wow crowds at Birmingham's O2 Academy

American indie three-piece LANY bring their love show to Birmingham after supporting the likes of Twin Shadow, Halsey and Oh Wonder.

They will be supported by rising double act Nimmo.

Tickets are priced at £9

For more information, click here


Paul McCaffrey - Katie Fitzgeralds, Stourbridge

Paul McCaffrey
Paul MCaffrey is geared up to help Katie Fitzgerald's celebrate it's anniversary

Paul McCaffrey will take centre stage as a comedy club in Stourbridge celebrates its second anniversary this Friday.

The popular comic has appeared on Russell Howard’s Good News and BBC3’s Impractical Jokers.

Tickets are priced at £10

For more information, click here


Stafford Blues Festival

Their beer tent is famed for its wide variety of choice and fair festival pricing as well as a wide range variety of food stalls from across the globe and local stall holders.

Kids entertainment is also on offer including animal feeding, with free entry available for children.

This year's festival will host the likes of The Rock Dogs, SickNotes, Stu Woolfenden, Voodoo Stone, Cold Flame, The Zoe Green Band and more.

For more information, click here


SATURDAY

Bat Walk - Dudmaston Hall, Quatt

Join a ranger from Dudmaston Hall for a nocturnal walk and talk adventure with the bats that reside there

Explore the park and gardens whilst learning to detect different species of bats in their natural environments, as well as learning a plethora of facts surrounding them.

Tickets are priced at £6 for adult and £3 for children.

For more information, click here 


Moseley Folk Festival - Moseley Park, Birmingham

A range of folk acts come together once more for Moseley Folk Festival in Birmimngham.

This year's line up features the likes of The Jayhawks, Billy Bragg, The Proclaimers, The Coral and The Levellers.

As well as this, there will be a range of markets and stalls for visitors to peruse in between musical acts.

Tickets start from £19

For more information, click here


Busted - Dunstall Racecourse, Wolverhampton

Left to right, Busted's Charlie Simpson, James Bourne and Matt Willis
Enjoy an evening of racing and Busted at Dunstall Racecourse

Back from the Year 3000, pop band Busted are set to play Dunstall Racecourse after a day of racing this Saturday.

There are a host of hospitality package and admission ticket options available for the racecourse event, which are all listed on the venue's website.

The band have 4 UK number 1’s and 8 UK top 10’s to their name, including the smash hits; Year 3000, What I Go To School For, Crashed The Wedding, Air Hostess and more.

Tickets start from £18

For more information, click here


Joe Longthorne - New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Joe Longthorne (FACEBOOK PIC) (16894489)
Musician and impersonator Joe Longthorne brings his diverse show to Birmingham

Singer and impersonator Joe Longthorne brings his diverse live show to the New Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham.

During his career since his big break on Search for a Star, Joe has received gold and platinum discs for his albums, enjoyed sell-out concerts at the Royal Albert Hall, as well as touring Australia several times.

Tickets start from £20

For more information, click here


Cinema in the Castle - Ludlow Castle

Ludlow Castle
Enjoy hit films in the scenic surroundings of Ludlow Castle

Bring your picnic, chairs and a blanket, and enjoy this epic film in the stunning scenery of Ludlow Castle

Saturday marks a screening of kid's classic The Lego Movie, providing fun for all the family.

For more information, click here


Stafford Blues Festival

Their beer tent is famed for its wide variety of choice and fair festival pricing as well as a wide range variety of food stalls from across the globe and local stall holders.

Kids entertainment is also on offer including animal feeding, with free entry available for children.

This year's festival will host the likes of The Rock Dogs, SickNotes, Stu Woolfenden, Voodoo Stone, Cold Flame, The Zoe Green Band and more.

For more information, click here


SUNDAY

Moseley Folk Festival - Moseley Park, Birmingham

A range of folk acts come together once more for Moseley Folk Festival in Birmimngham.

This year's line up features the likes of The Jayhawks, Billy Bragg, The Proclaimers, The Coral and The Levellers.

As well as this, there will be a range of markets and stalls for visitors to peruse in between musical acts.

Tickets start from £19

For more information, click here


Calverhall Family Day 

Calverhall Family Day provides a great Family day out with the Xtreme Stunt Team headlining this year's event.

The day will also see dog shows, horse shows, a bowls match, the country market falconry displays and more.

For more information, click here 


Retro Car Show - Himley, Dudley

Himley Hall and Park
Enjoy a plethora of vintage cars this weekend at Himley Hall

Car enthusiasts are revving up for a classic and retro vehicle show at Himley Hall this Sunday.

There will be a wide range of motors on display dating from the 1930s to the 80s.

On show will be over 800 vehicles and there will also be trade and autojumble stands to browse.

Vintage Class Singers will be entertaining the crowds with songs from the 1940s and 50s.

Tickets cost £8 for adults and £4 for children. 

For more information, click here


Stafford Blues Festival

stafford blues festival 2015
Revellers at last year's Stafford Blues Festival

Their beer tent is famed for its wide variety of choice and fair festival pricing as well as a wide range variety of food stalls from across the globe and local stall holders.

Kids entertainment is also on offer including animal feeding, with free entry available for children.

This year's festival will host the likes of The Rock Dogs, SickNotes, Stu Woolfenden, Voodoo Stone, Cold Flame, The Zoe Green Band and more.

For more information, click here


Cinema in the Castle - Ludlow Castle

Bring your picnic, chairs and a blanket, and enjoy this epic film in the stunning scenery of Ludlow Castle

Saturday marks a screening of Gladiator starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix and Connie Nelson

For more information, click here

Add your comment