What’s plump and tasty and coming to Digbeth?

Birmingham is hosting the UK’s first international dumpling festival.

Local events group Taste and Liquor will stage the festival at Boxxed in Digbeth on Sunday October 13 from 12pm until 8pm.

Street food vendors will be presenting sweet and savoury dumplings, steamed and fried, from around the world including Poland, Ukraine, Jamaica, India, the United States and Korea.


There will be vegan options.

Taste and Liquor says that each cook will use only using the freshest ingredients and will make every product by hand.

There will also be on-site bars and DJs.


Advance tickets are £7 and can be bought from various ticket-agents including the Ticketsellers, Skiddle, Design My Night and Eventbrite

Dumpling lovers can also pay on the door.

The ticket is for entry only – food and drink has to be purchased separately.



Boxxed, 104 Floodgate Street, Digbeth, Birmingham B5 5SR.

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