No21digbeth, Digbeth, West Midlands
Countdown to the Second Annual Brum's Big Fat Pizza Festival 2017
It's tasty and topped with juicy double cheese combinations; it can only mean one thing! Brum Big Fat Pizza is back for the second year!
The annual festival dedicated entirely to pizza is returning to Birmingham. Taking place on Saturday 29 April at No21 Digbeth, a mouth-watering line-up of independent street food traders has been revealed for this year's showdown!
Making our cheesiest dreams come true pizza fans, pay attention! When it comes to food, Birmingham has pretty much got all bases covered. But you know what it's lacking? A whole festival dedicated to margheritas, to meat feasts, hot 'n spicy to Hawaiian, we love 'em all. Deep filled or thin 'n crispy, there's a style and a topping combo to tickle everyone's tastebuds.
Taste and Liquor, Birmingham's thriving independent food and drink event-organisers, are planning a feast for the city's annual Brum Big Fat Pizza Festival. This year's festival is set to be bigger and better than ever, having developed a stellar reputation in the recent year, which was attended by more than 2,500 people in 2016.
Brum Big Fat Pizza Festival will be serving up all your favourite gourmet pizzas, to send you into a double-cheese coma! Enthusiastic eaters will find plenty on their plate, the fest, which aims to popularise and promote independent Pizza Street Food Traders throughout the UK, a medley of food and fun awaits for those who step into the venue.
Top of the bill are four of the UK's top pizzerias will also be battling it out to find out whose crust is king, including pizza joints Pizza Di Bruni and Solwuna Pizza, as well as Pizza Heaven and Oregano Kitchen plus eight more pizza traders to be announced, leading up to the day.
To wash down all that carby goodness, committed drinkers will be treated to everything from hot rum cocktails, craft beer and hot chocolate cocktails. Their in-house Mixologist will be presenting fruity throw-downs of some of the best drinks this side of Digbeth. Plus additional street-food traders Chips and Gravy, Smoke & Spice, Jack's Lewis Chocolates, Drunkin Dunkin will be taking spaces upstairs, inside the venue to provide some epic sides and some outstanding puddings across a one-hundred and fifty + seated area space.
Brum's Big Fat Pizza Festival have an array of food and drink culture on offer but its also includes entertainment as diverse as 80s films screenings in a Retro Living Room, Free Face-Painting, games shows like Play Your Cards Right and Bingo Rave and digital exhibitions by SKA and more.
Adding to the extravaganza, the festival will be supporting local artists like Namiwa Jazz and top DJ's from the clubbing fraternity will be spinning the tunes from day-to-night.
If stuffing your face with pizza all day sounds like your idea of a good time (and why wouldn't it?) then book yourself a ticket, pronto. Brum Fat Big Pizza is every foodie's dream come true!
Taste and Liquor's Brum BigFat Pizza Festival is at No21 Digbeth at 21 Milk Street, B5 5TR. April 29, 12pm-8pm. Advance Tickets from £5.00 + BF www.theticketsellers.co.uk, More at the Door. Tickets are for entry only. Food and Drink to be purchased separately. Instagram: tasteandliquor Twitter: Taste and Liquor Info: Whatsapp: 07968260276, www.tasteandliquor.com
We can not actually produce a monster pizza as suggestive above in our picture because of Heath and Safety reasons.
Pizza Traders will not be serving samples or individual Pizza Slices as this festival is a celebration of Independent Street Food Traders only, we will not be inviting commercial outlets and chains.
More to be announced throughout March, with full line up details. Simple follow @tasteandliquor via Twitter or our Facebook group, further information.