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Foka Wolf takeover at The Old Crown

Everyone’s favourite Birmingham based Guerrilla artist Foka Wolf brings unseen works and installations together at a one of a kind exhibition at The Old Crown opening on 8th September 2021 running through to 12th September 2021.

The event begins with a special opening night, where visitors can enjoy live music from local artists Liamosino and The Transmission along with the opportunity to get up close and personal with some truly fantastic pieces of art.

The Foka Wolf experience will conclude with a charity auction hosted by Tat Vision, local YouTube personality, where businesses and individuals are encouraged to come forward and bid for an opportunity to take home art from this exclusive, unseen collection. The first 50 people to arrive for the auction and opening night will also receive a special gift.

Foka Wolf and The Old Crown will be partnering with Parkinson’s UK for this event with proceeds from ticket sales and the auction being donated to the charity.

Speaking on the upcoming exhibition, Foka Wolf said;

Over the last year, people at the bottom have been disproportionately affected by the pandemic. I feel like I have an opportunity and a duty to give something back and that is why I will be holding this auction. It will include various pieces from local artists, businesses and myself in this once in a lifetime event.”

Tickets to opening night are available here: https://bit.ly/fokawolfexperience and tickets to the charity auction are available here:  https://bit.ly/fokawolfauction

Everybody’s Birthday, July 19th Freedom Day

It’s finally time… we’ve all missed out on so many events over the past 18 months, but now it’s time to make up for it, because this Monday is Everybody’s Birthday! 🥳

The days of washing your shopping is over; street food 🍖 and great music 🎶 with friends 🤝 is back at Birmingham’s oldest pub. Invite everyone over to celebrate, because we’re at full capacity! 🙌

On the 19th July at the Old Crown, we’ll be partying from 4pm til late, and you should too, because when was the last time you experienced the thrill of a live event without restrictions? 🎂🎈

The amazing Heavy Beat Brass Band 🎺, as well as DJ Jordan Lott and co 🎧 will be joining us, mixing jazz, funk and pop into a musical cocktail we know you’ll love🍹.

And with early bird tickets 🐦 from only £5, how can you afford to miss this exclusive event? 

Doors will be open from 4pm, so be ready to celebrate the easing of restrictions with us, unless of course you want to miss out on your best birthday ever, with party hats, streamers & party poppers! 🎉🎉

BOP kebabs will have you covered serving up their signature dishes that’ll make your mouth water. 😋🍔

The time for Zoom meetings 🖥️, snail-pace wifi 🐌, and wearing your pyjamas to work 😴 (maybe we should’ve kept that one) is over. The past 18 months have been a time we wish we didn’t remember, but we’ll make sure Everybody’s Birthday is a party you’ll never want to forget. Get your tickets now at bit.ly/everybodysbday 💃🎫

The Euros 2020 at The Old Crown

Here at The Old Crown we are so happy to be bringing you every single** Euros 2020 game! All England games will be ticketed events, so keep an eye on our social media and on Design My Night for when they go on sale. 

The England vs Croatia, England vs Scotland and England vs Czech Republic games are unfortunately all sold out – we will not be accepting walk-ins on these days, but here’s to hoping that we will be seeing a lot more of the England boys after these three games! 

We’ve lifted the roof off of our garden to make way for the beautiful weather we’ve been having in Birmingham these past few weeks and it’s set to continue! You can get set up with a cold pint in front of our 70 inch open air screen to enjoy the games. 

Here’s a little run down of everything we’re showing so far… 

EUROS 2020 – The Group Stages at The Digbeth Fan Park 

Friday 11th June, 8pm kick off – Italy vs Turkey

Sunday 13th June, 2pm kick off – England vs Croatia (SOLD OUT)

Sunday 13th June, 5pm kick off – Austria vs North Macedonia

Sunday 13th June, 8pm kick off – Netherlands vs Ukraine

Monday 14th June, 2pm kick off – Scotland vs Czech Republic 

Monday 14th June 5pm kick off – Poland vs Slovakia 

Monday 14th June, 8pm kick off – Span vs Sweden

Tuesday 15th June, 5pm kick off – Hungary vs Portugal 

Tuesday 15th June, 8pm kick off – France vs Germany 

Wednesday 16th June, 2pm kick off – Finland vs Russia

Wednesday 16th June, 5pm kick off – Turkey vs Wales 

Wednesday 16th June, 8pm kick off – Italy vs Switzerland

Thursday 17th June, 2pm kick off – Ukraine vs North Macedonia

Thursday 17th June, 5pm kick off – Denmark vs Belgium 

Thursday 17th June, 8pm kick off – Netherlands vs Australia 

Friday 18th June, 2pm kick off – Sweden vs Slovakia 

Friday 18th June, 5pm kick off – Croatia vs Czech Republic

Friday 18th June, 8pm kick off – England vs Scotland (SOLD OUT)

Tuesday 22nd June, 8pm kick off – England vs Czech Republic (SOLD OUT)

We’ll be updating this list of games as the Euros unfold over the next few weeks.. See you there! 

**Please note that unless England are playing, we will not be showing Saturday games.