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10 Quirky Date Ideas in Birmingham

Blog 1: 10 Quirky Date Idea’s in Birmingham

Do you want to impress your date by taking them on a date they’ve never done before? Then you’ve come to the right place! Below are 10 Birmingham date ideas that will show them that you have thought outside the box. ????

1. The Mockingbird Cinema & Kitchen

What a fantastic date choice. The privately-owned cinema and kitchen allows you to watch films and order from their lush menu! They actively encourage fancy dress if you’re the geeky type and have many different events on. For the more ballsy couple, they have a Mystery Horror movie marathon coming up!

2. Cadbury World

Now not every city is lucky to have a Cadbury World Factory! Walk around the factory trying different chocolates is a great ice breaker if you’re feeling nervous. For those 5th daters, they do say chocolate is an aphrodisiac!?

3. Kong’s Bar

Going for a drink with your date is probably the most common of dates to choose from. However, make it quirky by having a beer at Kong’s bar. The stylish bar offers table tennis, table football, arcade machines and pinball! Get competitive with your date and see who the better old-school gamer is.

4. Rock Up

Now this is an active date if you’ve ever been on one! It’s rock climbing with a twist, there are moving parts on the walls, speed climbs, inflatable climbs and lots more. This type of date can be great fun, also giving you the opportunity to see if your date likes to get stuck in!

5. Birmingham Botanical Gardens

For those older daters, taking a walk around the Birmingham Botanical Gardens in the sunshine could be just the perfect setting for sparks to fly. The relaxed environment is likely to relieve any pressure you maybe feeling. If it’s going well, treat your date to a coffee and a cake, that’s sure to make them happy!

6. National Sea Life Centre

This one may not seem so quirky, but it’s a solid date idea. Walking around the centre looking at turtles and exquisite fish is sure to put a smile on your faces.

7. Whistle Punks Axe Throwing

What’s quirkier then axe throwing on a date? It’s not something that jumps up as a common date idea! However, their glowing reviews from daters says otherwise. Axe throwing is great fun, and such a laugh for you and your date. You will be taught how to throw the axes, and once you’re feeling confident, you’re entered a small tournament against your date! Theirs’s no doubt that this date will be memorable.

8. The Glee Club

What a great way to discover your dates humour by attending one of the famous Comedy nights at the Glee Club. They’re open every Thursday, Friday and Saturday giving you some of the best and upcoming comedy acts in the area. You never know, you could be watching the new Michael McIntyre with your date in a small intimate setting! You can get food and drink ordered to the table, so all you need to do is sit back and enjoy the date.

9. Cannon Raceway

Are you the adventurous type looking to share some adrenaline with your date? Then Go Karting could be a quirky and perfect choice for you! Ladies, if you suggest Go Karting as a date option, you are very likely to impress!

10. Rage Room – Grange Live Gaming

Now for the quirkiest of date ideas in Birmingham. Rage Room simply allows you to go and smash up technology with a baseball bat! This maybe best saved for the latter of dates, you wouldn’t want to scare your date away.

If you’d like to find someone to try these date ideas with, then give Speed Dating in Birmingham a try!

If Birmingham isn’t the right place for you, we also offer loads of other locations including speed dating events in Edinburgh and events in Glasgow.

We hope you’ve found inspiration from our Quirky Birmingham date ideas.

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