Four fab things to do in Birmingham this weekend

Check out four highlights for what’s on this weekend - from star quality food, theatre and a tribute the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll

Aldo Zilli partners with Lucarelli in the Mailbox to bring new dining concepts to Birmingham

Any foodies out there will be excited to hear that Sash Restaurant Group, who own both Lucarelli restaurants in the Mailbox and West Bromwich, have just announced that award winning celebrity chef Aldo Zilli is set to get on board as their resident Chef Consultant.

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Aside from working with the restaurant on their dishes and specifically creating and showcasing his signature dishes at the restaurants, Aldo will also be hosting master classes and special events at both venues over the coming months. To find out when, go to Lucarelli Restaurant Mailbox.

Lucarelli Restaurant, Birmingham

Bat Out Of Hell at The Alexandra theatre

Award winning musical Bat Out Of Hell, which brings to life the anthems of Jim Steinman and Meat Load, is currently playing over at the Alexandra Theatre. The show welcomes its audience to join Strat, the leader of a rebellious gang called ‘The Lost’, as he falls in love with Raven, the beautiful daughter of the tyrannical ruler of Obsidian.

The show includes iconic hits such as “I’d Do Anything For Love” and “Bat Out Of Hell” throughout its over the top theatrical spectacle, so is a must see for fans. For more information head over to the the Alexandra theatre website.

Bat Out of Hell hit musical

Vegenuary special at Isaac’s Restaurant at The Grand

As over 580,000 people across the UK have pledged to cut out animal products in their diet this month, Isaac’s Restaurant over on Berwick Street will too be indulging in Veganuary by launching a new menu which puts a plant based twist on a few American classics. Specials included the Roasted Butternut Mac & Cheese, Isaac’s Dirty Dog, Korean Spicy Fried ‘Chicken’, The Sweet Potato Poutine and to top it all off with dessert - the Chocolate Doughnuts with Vanilla Cream & Pretzel. The restaurant say that booking is advised, but walk ins are also welcome. For more information click on The Grand Hotel Birmingham

Vegenuary at Isaac’s restaurant at The Grand Hotel, Birmingham

Black Elvis pays tribute to the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll at The Night Owl

Over at the Night Owl in Digbeth this Saturday, ‘A Tribute to The King’, celebrating the music of Elvis Presley, will be taking place two days before Elvis’ birthday. Legendary tribute act Black Elvis will be performing, alongside DJ’s who will be playing an eclectic mix of Rock n Roll plus a range of 50s and 60s tunes. Doors will be opening at 8pm. More information is available by clicking on The Night Owl Club Birmingham.

Black Elvis

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