The Independent Birmingham Festival

That’s right folks, it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for – The Independent Birmingham Festival. On Saturday 13th May (12pm – 6pm), the inaugural Independent Birmingham Festival will be taking place at The Bond, Digbeth, showcasing the very best […]



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Independent Birmingham is dedicated to unearthing Birmingham's hidden gems and best-kept secrets, touring the city in search of the unique and the inspiring.

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