20 - 24 December
One of the worlds favourite Christmas films is now coming to life in Elf! The Musical. Follow Buddy on his adventures outside of the North Pole while he helps the people of New York find the true meaning of Christmas.
12 - 16 February
Life may suck on Avenue Q but being jobless, homeless or being politically incorrect are just some of the topics featured in the terrific songs of this show.
The Gift: Visit Harbourne High Street for a selection of vintage and independent boutiques (11min taxi)
The Caffeine Fix: For a morning caffeine hit, try Urban Coffee Company (5min taxi, 14min walk)
The View: For one of the most unique views of the city, go to the top of Birmingham Library (3min taxi, 7min walk)
The Stroll: Take the Old Canal Walk from the Mailbox to Brindley Place and on past the NIA. Follow the canal until you emerge at Snow Hill (4min taxi, 11min walk)
The Food and Drink: Sample some of the best curries in Birmingham at the award winning Pushkar (Less than 1min walk)
We've asked our teams to create short videos on how to see the best of their cities in just 36 minutes on foot or just a short car ride from the hotel!