Meet a Monarch – A Coronation ‘After Party’

Castle Bromwich Historic Gardens Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Bank Holiday Monday May 8th. We’re having a Right Royal Fun Day! Not just one but four, Kings and Queens from our long history in the Gardens for you to meet. What do you want to say to Henry VIII? What question would you ask Charles II? They’re more than happy to let you know…

The Melon Ground Sessions , May 18th. Guest: Steve Lawson

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Live music in the Melon Ground. Eclectic music for early evening relaxation in a beautiful settingWe are delighted that, for a third year, Vo Fletcher is hosting a short series of summer concerts in our gorgeous Melon Ground.He has a thrilling range of musical guests to delight us with collaborations often leading to the sublime.…

The Melon Ground Sessions – June 1st Guest: Ricky Cool

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Ricky Cool: Live music in the Melon Ground. Eclectic music for early evening relaxation in a beautiful settingWe are delighted that, for a third year, Vo Fletcher is hosting a short series of summer concerts in our gorgeous Melon Ground.He has a thrilling range of musical guests to delight us with collaborations often leading to…

The Melon Ground Sessions – June 15th Guest Ric Sanders

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Live music in the Melon Ground. Eclectic music for early evening relaxation in a beautiful settingWe are delighted that, for a third year, Vo Fletcher is hosting a short series of summer concerts in our gorgeous Melon Ground.He has a thrilling range of musical guests to delight us with collaborations often leading to the sublime.…

First Songs in the Orchard: B’Opera

Castle Bromwich Hall and Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

B'Opera creates beautiful music for tiny ears through interactive sessions and workshops for 0-4 years olds and their families.Our charming orchard provides a magical space for babies and their grown-ups to explore how we can all use rhythm, movement, sound and our singing voices to bring a story to life.Ideal for 0-4 year olds and…

The Melon Ground Sessions – June 29th: Acoustic Who

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Live music in the Melon Ground. Eclectic music for early evening relaxation in a beautiful settingWe are delighted that, for a third year, Vo Fletcher is hosting a short series of summer concerts in our gorgeous Melon Ground.He has a thrilling range of musical guests to delight us with collaborations often leading to the sublime.…

Folio Follies – roaming bards, fun activities and magic potions – celebrating shakespeare

Castle Bromwich Historic Gardens Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Join us in celebrating Shakespeare (a local boy who made it big in London, in case you didnt know) in the Gardens. A day where you might find a Bard lurking in the Lower Wilderness, just waiting for you to listen to their latest scribblings, or encounter an actor pining in the Music Room from…

Sing and Tonic – Feel Good Music from Notorious Choir

Castle Bromwich Historic Gardens Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, United Kingdom

A sunday afternoon treat - listen and enjoy the impressive Notorious Choir outdoors with us at the gardens. They'll be adding to the feel-good summer vibes whilst you sip a glass of your favourite tipple! They'll be songs about love....... and drinking .. from classical to jazz, pop to folk - it will be a…

Taming of the Shrew

Castle Bromwich Historic Gardens Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, United Kingdom

‘If I be waspish, best beware my sting’ Everybody loves Bianca. Nobody loves her shrewish sister, Kate. So their father has decided that Bianca can't be married until a husband is found for Kate. The situation seems hopeless for Bianca's many suitors. But when the boastful Petruchio blows into town to find himself a wealthy…

The Melon Ground Sessions -13th July . Guest Sam Slater plus

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Live music in the Melon Ground. Eclectic music for early evening relaxation in a beautiful settingWe are delighted that, for a third year, Vo Fletcher is hosting a short series of summer concerts in our gorgeous Melon Ground.He has a thrilling range of musical guests to delight us with collaborations often leading to the sublime.…

Event Series Open Theatre: summer residency

Open Theatre: Out and About Summer Residency in the Gardens

Castle Bromwich Historic Gardens Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, United Kingdom

A group of young people getting together to devise some theatre and communicate in dramatic form. Run by Open Theatre. Sharings for family members on the last day. Open Theatre Work As Creative Enablers We use nonverbal physical theatre to collaborate with young people with learning disabilities, creating quality art which reflects and celebrates their…

Event Series Open Theatre: summer residency

Open Theatre: Out and About Summer Residency in the Gardens

Castle Bromwich Historic Gardens Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, United Kingdom

A group of young people getting together to devise some theatre and communicate in dramatic form. Run by Open Theatre. Sharings for family members on the last day. Open Theatre Work As Creative Enablers We use nonverbal physical theatre to collaborate with young people with learning disabilities, creating quality art which reflects and celebrates their…

Event Series Open Theatre: summer residency

Open Theatre: Out and About Summer Residency in the Gardens

Castle Bromwich Historic Gardens Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, United Kingdom

A group of young people getting together to devise some theatre and communicate in dramatic form. Run by Open Theatre. Sharings for family members on the last day. Open Theatre Work As Creative Enablers We use nonverbal physical theatre to collaborate with young people with learning disabilities, creating quality art which reflects and celebrates their…

The Melon Ground Sessions – August 10th Guest:Sam Slater and Faith Brakenbury

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Live music in the Melon Ground. Eclectic music for early evening relaxation in a beautiful setting This week with Vo we really welcome the second outing of Sam Slater and this time they are playing with someone new to the Gardens the violinist Faith Brakenbury. Here is what they say about Faith "... gorgeous lyricism,…

Murder Mystery in the Gardens: a tale of the 1940s

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

A wartime Murder Mystery set in the 1940s for you to solve. Food, drink and live music too. Come dressed to kill Get ready to step back in time to the 1940s with our Murder Mystery in the Gardens event! Join us on Fri Aug 11 2023 at 18:30 - 10ish for a full evening…

The Melon Ground Sessions – Aug. 24th Guest: Tom Leary

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Live music in the Melon Ground. Eclectic music for early evening relaxation in a beautiful settingWe are delighted that, for a third year, Vo Fletcher is hosting a short series of summer concerts in our gorgeous Melon Ground.He has a thrilling range of musical guests to delight us with collaborations often leading to the sublime.…

Wassail in the Orchard

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Wassail in the Orchard: An ancient country tradition in the city A Wassail in our heritage Orchard, for all. We bring the ancient Orchard Wassailing tradition to the city. Wassail is an ancient rural custom intended to wake up the sleeping spirits of fruit trees and encourage them to get growing in the hope of…