The Black Country Festival

What's On - 2017 Black Country Festival

Events List

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DATE & TIMELOCATIONINFORMATION
Sat 1st July
12pm-8pm
Highfield Park, Halesowen

Free entry – fair, food, refreshments, activities, market stalls and music and entertainment all day long from 12pm to 8pm. The crowning of the Carnival King and Queen will start the day which will be full of activities, including for the first time - wrestling!

The theme this year is the circus and after the success of the dog show last year this will happen in the arena again.

Also in the arena will be dancers and other interesting events.

The committee have yet to finalise all the details but hope to have a second field solely for the music on the 2 stages.


halesowencarnival@gmail.com

SAT 1st JULYHigh Street, Cradley Heath

Cradley Heath Chainmakers Festival

SAT 1st JulyCIVIC HALL BRIERLEY HILLRODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN CONCERT
SAT 1st JulyWOLVERHAMPTONBIRMINGHAM BLACK COUNTRY HALF MARATHON
SAT 1st July
6:30pm
BLACK COUNTRY LIVING MUSEUM

An evening event linked to the Festival of Black Country Vehicles.

The evening will include drinks in Bradburn & Wedge, a fish and chip supper in the Bottle & Glass Inn, and the opportunity to get up close and find out more about Black Country vehicles, including a rare opportunity to have a ride in one of the Museum’s vintage motor vehicles. 

This is part of our IgnitEd programme of Heritage Explorers.

Book now  online  or call our Bookings Team on 0121 520 8054

Maximum Places: 30       

Cost: £20 per person includes drinks and a Fish & Chip supper

Pre-Book only

 Sun 2nd July.
11am-5pm
 Stourbridge Town Centre

 STOURBRIDGE CARNIVAL

 Sun 2nd July.
10:45-8pm
 Barr Beacon Nature Reserve

 BANDS ON THE BEACON

Music festival made up of 100% West Midlands bands and infrastructure- from portaloos to fencing, staging and stalls. All from local services.

 Sun 2nd July
The Horse & Jockey, WallHeath

 WALLHEATH BOSTIN SUMMER FAYRE

We are having Live Music hosted by The Little Stage Company with Mark Daniels the host with Local Bands and Singers
Food and Drink ,Stalls ,Games and lots and Lots of fun

 Sun 2nd July
 Halesowen

 THE BLACK COUNTRY RUN 2017

To enter the event you can register on-line at:
www.theblackcountryrun.com

 


SUN 2nd JULYGrange Park, Dudley

Free party in the park in line with the "Great Get Together"
which is a series of picnics being held around the country to honour the memory of the late MP Jo Cox.

Our party in the park is being put on by local residents who are part of "Friends of Grange Park" and are keen to host a range of local Dudley activities: a dog show, local cuisine from the community, local black country bands, activities for the kids, choirs and speakers bringing the event together.

Pop along & support this community event

Tues 4th July. 11:30am Start
The War Memorial Athletic Ground, High Street, Amblcote,
Stourbridge DY8
 175th Anniversary Programme Cricket Match
Stourbridge CC v. MCC
11.30am start
 Weds 5th July
1pm Start.
 The War Memorial Athletic Ground, High Street, Amblcote,
Stourbridge DY8
 175th Anniversary Celebration Cricket Matches

Stourbridge CC v. Worcester Legends
1.00pm start

Stourbridge Invitational XI v Worcestershire County Cricket Club
5.30pm start
   

 




DATE & TIMELOCATIONINFORMATION
 SAT 8th JULY
12-4PM

The Recreation Ground

(The Quarry Vale Street)

Gornal

 The Upper Gornal Fun Day 
admission is free.

There will be Fair Rides, Bouncy Castle, Punch & Judy, Vintage Cars, BBQ, High Arcal School Band, Hook a Duck, Face Painting, stocks, Raffle, Auction, variety of stalls. Special appearances with Minion, Mickey Mouse, Chase Paw Patrol and a Princess from Frozen, and lots more. 

 SAT 8th JULY
10am-5pm (stage til 9pm)
Netherton Park

 NETHERTON PARK FUN DAY.

 SAT 8th & SUN 9th JULY Black Country Living Museum

 

Black Country Weekend

As we fly the Black Country flag, Watch the traditional skills of metal working, see the world's only working Newcomen Engine in steam and head into our canalside village to savour the smells of Black Country cooking demonstrations in our houses.

All weekend, follow our Black Country Weekend Discovery Trail to uncover the proud industrial heritage of the Black Country or simply relax with a local real ale and a bag of our famous traditional fish and chips. Yow cor beat that!...

 




DATE & TIMELOCATIONINFORMATION
FRI 14th JULY.

Brierley Hill Civic Hall

Come & Have A Loff On Black Country Day At The Civic

 FRI 14th JULY
7PM START

 Great Bridge Library.

Tickets In Advance From Great Bridge Library

 
FRI 14th JULYDudley Golf Club

The Blackcountry Masters Golf Tournament
@ Dudley Golf Club.


Sat 15th July
11am-6pm
Stone Street, Dudley

Dudley Black Country Festival Event.


Sat 15th July
 

Old Hill Festival

Sat 15th July & Sunday 16thRed House Glass Cone,
Wordsley

Teenage Market
Young people will be on site, from age 12-23, selling and performing - and even chatting and smiling to all!
An amazing showcase of talented entrepreneurs from across the Black Country.

Suitable for all the family

SAT 15th July 

WORDSLEY CARNIVAL

 thurs 20th to sunday 23rd july hollybush arts venue,
53 newtown lane,
cradley heath,
b64 5ea

4 day outdoor comedy festival including black country acts starting at 7pm thurs and fri. 2pm sat and sun.

Real ale and full bar available. a mixture of pro, semi pro and newer acts.

Free admission with some acts asking for bucket donations.

diary it now--laugh latter!

please see bushcradley.co.uk for more info


   

 





DATE & TIMELOCATIONINFORMATION
 Sat 22nd July
11am-5pm
 High Street, Brierley Hill Briar Fair
Sat 22nd July
aaam-3:30pm
Dudley Town Centre
 SUN 23rd July
 GRANGE PARK, DUDLEY BLACK COUNTRY ASIAN GAMES
 SUN 23rd July
10am-3pm
 TIPTON LEISURE CENTRE
Alexander Road Tipton DY4 8TA
 Free to Attend however there will be a small charge for certain activities.
Bouncy Castle
Face Painting
Mini Golf
West Midlands Fire Service
Threading
80's Themed Aqua Fit
Fitness Class Demo's
Rowing Competitions
Tug O War
Mascot
Ice Cream
Stalls
Hook a Duck
Find the treasure
Pool Fun Sessions
Special Offers
Information stations
SUN 23rd JulyTHE DELL STADIUM , PENSNETT




DATE & TIMELOCATIONINFORMATION
 Sun 3oth July.
1pm -5pm
 Castle Street, Coseley
 Coseley Festival