Vaper Expo Showguide 2019 VAPOUROUND-MAGAZINE-MAY-SHOWGUIDE-2019 WEB_compressed - Page 118

What’s on in Birmingham? Hanging around for a few days? The UK’s second city has plenty to keep you entertained all through the weekend. Wildlife Photographer of the Year Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP This highly-acclaimed exhibition features 100 incredible images chosen from 45,000 entries. The collection captures nature in all its breath-taking beauty and includes stunning animal portraits, dramatic landscapes, unusual species and declining habitats. Bellator Birmingham: Primus vs. Wilde Saturday, 5pm @ World Resorts Arena, Birmingham B40 1NT The event will be headlined by an exciting lightweight bout between former Bellator world champion Brent Primus and Tim “The Experiment” Wilde. It will be the second instalment of six scheduled Bellator European Fight Series events taking place throughout the UK and Europe in 2019. Brum Wing Fest Saturday, 12-8pm @ Mull Motorcycles, 77 Upper Trinity St, Birmingham B9 4EG Bank Holiday Comedy Special Sunday, from 6.15pm @ Glee Club, 70 Hurst St, Birmingham B5 4TD Wing Fest returns for a third year to showcase five of the city’s finest street-food traders. But who has, as an American football commentator might say, the ‘winningest’ wings? That’s for you to decide. What better way to wind down from days of pounding the expo floor than an evening of stand-up comedy? The Bank Holiday Comedy Special features comics Kevin McCarthy, Christopher Macarthur-Boyd, Catherine Bohart and Kevin Hadingham. Flatpack Festival Matrix Virtual Reality Across the city The Custard Factory, Gibb St, Birmingham B9 4AT This multimedia festival includes short films, documentaries, animation, music videos and experimental cinema. The event takes place over some of the city’s most iconic venues, such as The Electric, mac and Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. If you’ve ever fancied exploring the dizzying world of virtual reality but don’t have thousands of pounds to spend on equipment, now’s your chance. With a wide selection of games to choose from there really is something for everyone, from casuals to hardcore gamers. 118 | VAPER EXPO SHOWGUIDE