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Why you NEED to attend The Independent Birmingham Festival this month

The Independent Birmingham Festival is back and it’s better than ever.

If you haven’t been to their previously sold-out event, you won’t want to miss out again.

Does spending your weekend trying some amazing street food, drinking mind-blowing cocktails and local craft beers, whilst dancing to live music sound good to you? Get booking - tickets are almost sold out!

This year’s Independent Birmingham Festival will be taking place at The Bond, Digbeth on the 24th and 25th of March from 11.30 am to 6 pm.

Expect local pop-up restaurants, cocktail bars, mouthwatering street food, craft beer, independent retailers, artists, designers and makers, along with a full programme of live music and entertainment.

The line up is truly incredible. From the most amazing bakers like Jam VS Custard to ridiculously talented designers and artists like Brumhaus, The Independent Birmingham Festival has everything.

Some of Birmingham's best food vendors will be at the event. Just to give you a taste, here are some of the stalls that will be there:

Baked in Brick

Last year these guys were officially crowned the best street food trader in Europe. Baked In Brick serves delicious food from the back of their converted Mini Coopers.

Original Patty Men

You can't go wrong with OPM, they curate the best burgers in town. Expect to be blown away by this independent eatery.

Island bar

This topical bar whips up some of the most delicious cocktails. Sip on your favourite drinks whilst taking in what the festival has to offer.

Peel & Stone

Head here if you want to indulge in some unbelievably good pastries, the word is that their baklava croissants are to die for.

The Bournville Waffle Company

Just look at that waffle, it says it all. A waffle from The Bourneville Waffle Company is the perfect sweet treat to indulge in at the festival.

The Warehouse Cafe

Vegetarian or vegan? Worry not, The Warehouse Cafe has got you covered.

Feeling hungry yet?

3/4 of our Sunday tickets to The Independent Birmingham Festival At The Bond are now gone. Saturday tickets are SOLD OUT. Grab your tickets now via the link in our bio - this event will sell out. The food/drink line-up is utterly incredible: Original Patty Men, Zindiya, Low ’N’ Slow, Loki Wine, Baked in Brick, Island Bar, Caneat, Peel and Stone, The Indian Streatery, Above Presents…, The English Indian, The Warehouse Cafe, Tilt, El Borracho de Oro, The Bureau, The Middle Feast, Urban and The Bournville Waffle Co. + an indoor market hall full of independent retailers + live music from local bands, curated by Hare and Hounds. We're hailing it as unmissable. . . . . . #independentbirmingham #birmingham #brum #festival #independentbirminghamfestival #streetfood #craftbeer #cocktails #believeinbirmingham

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It’s time to book your tickets! Luckily for you, there are still a few Sunday tickets left, but all the Saturday ones have sold out. So, hurry up and get your tickets here. With tickets for just £10 (early bird: £8), it’s totally worth going.

Still not convinced? Check out 30 reasons why you need to attend the independent Birmingham festival.