Six reasons to visit Kings Heath

Kings Heath, in the south of the city, is home to a number of independent shops and bars as well as high street shops like New Look and Boots. If you decide to pay a visit, make sure to check our guide of places to go in Kings Heath.

Our top six reasons to visit Kings Heath

1) Circus mash

Interested in taking part in fun and engaging lessons to learn skills used by circus artists? From aerial skills to trapeze, Circus mash has a range of classes – why not try one out?

2) The Hare & Hounds

Stop for a drink at the Hare & Hounds with live entertainment, comedy, gigs, bars and food.

If you're in the mood for somewhere a bit more laid back, sample some natural wines at Grace + James

3) Kings Heath Farmers Market

Taking place on the 1st Saturday of every month, the Kings Heath Farmers Market brings together local food and baked goods. Why not try a pie or sample some local cheeses?

4) Grab a bite to eat

There's no shortage of independent restaurants and cafés on Kings Heath High Street. Just few of our favourite spots are Poli, Plant N Plate and Byzantium

Make sure you save room for a little something sweet afterwards as Pause, The Early Bird Bakery and The Milkcake Man are also must-try's!

5) Shop till you drop

The high street consists of lots of shops like New Look, Superdrug and Iceland. There’s also independent stores such as The Heath Bookshop, Top Banana and Polar Bear Records; one of the few record shops selling physical records! 

Kings Heath is also a great spot to grab a bargain at one of it's many charity shops.

6) Kings Heath Park

In need of some fresh air? Visit Kings Heath Park for a stroll through the greenery and to spot some local wildlife.

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