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Birmingham New Years Minicon (Big Geek Meet)

28th December 2019 @ 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM


Calling all anime fans, gamers, comic fans and general geeks! Get Ready for the Birmingham New Years Minicon this 28th December at the Woodman with completely free entry! We’ll also be running a pre-meet typical Big Geek Meet style from 12:30pm to 2pm as a warmup! This is a great chance to make new friends in Birmingham, the Midlands and nearby! It’s free and everyone is welcome!


Date: Saturday 28th December
When: 12:30pm and move on at 1pm no later.
Location: Birmingham New Street Train Station ENTRANCE (The one opposite Ladbrooks – call us if you’re unsure which exit we’re at)
Contact #: Call us on 07786 246049
Facebook Chatroom Link: https://m.me/join/AbYL4_qyUZnWPvzK (join to get to know others going to the Big Geek Meet)

ACTIVITIES (all are optional)

– Cosplay
– Bar
– Games
– Shopping
– Card/Board Gaming
– Friends! Get to Know!
– Competitions and events with prizes for the winners!
– Got some ideas? Let us know!


1. THE PRE-MEET – Everybody is to meet at New Street Station for 12:30pm. At 1pm we shall make a move. Our First stop will be to Tokyo Toys then head towards Forbidden Planet. Get your Geek on and Weebout to your hearts content. We’re taking other suggestions of other places to go.

2. At 1:30pm: We will gather together to go onto The Woodman at New Canal St, Birmingham B5 5LG (It’s opposite Millenium Point), where we will host the Birmingham Minicon for New Year!

3. BIRMINGHAM NEW YEAR MINICON – 2pm to 6pm. We have hired out the upstairs of the Woodman! Expect a Quiz, Cosplay Masquerade, music, games, tabletop games and more! We shall be putting up a poll to let everyone vote for what main activities they’d like to see, so make sure to vote. 🙂

4. DRINKS & PARTYING LATER ON – 6pm Onward. We will be going pubs/clubs around Birmingham as we continue the AL New Years celebrations! Woo!

**Please note that The Woodman don’t allow outside food or drink into their venue**


28th December 2019
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
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Anime League


the woodman
New Canal Street
Birmingham, B5 5LG United Kingdom
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0121 643 4960