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Eighties music

Hey Birmingham, ready to take a trip back to the most iconic decade of all time? Thornborough Events is thrilled to present the ultimate Back to the 80’s extravaganza! This event is all about celebrating the vibrant, eclectic, and unforgettable era that brought us some of the best music, fashion, and culture. On Saturday, July 27, we’re transforming our event field into a retro wonderland where you can relive the magic of the 1980s.

Imagine this: neon lights, big hair, and the electrifying beats of 80s hits filling the air. Whether you’re a lifelong fan of the decade or simply love a good throwback, this event promises to deliver a day of non-stop fun and nostalgia. So dig out your leg warmers, dust off your denim jackets, and get ready to party like it’s 1985!

From live performances of classic 80s anthems to a host of retro-themed activities, Back to the 80’s at Thornborough Events is set to be Birmingham’s most exciting 80s event. Trust us, you won’t want to miss it!

About Back To The 80’s

Back To The 80s

Get ready to be transported back in time at the Back to the 80’s event at Thornborough Events! This all-day celebration will take place on Saturday, 27th July 2024, from 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM, at our fantastic venue located on King’s Norton, Birmingham. We’re pulling out all the stops to make sure this is the most unforgettable 80s event Birmingham has ever seen.

Our event field will be transformed into a retro paradise, filled with vibrant colours, neon lights, and all the iconic sights and sounds of the 1980s. From the moment you step onto the grounds, you’ll feel like you’ve stepped into a time machine.

Live Music and Performances:
We’ve got an incredible lineup of live bands and tribute acts who will be playing all your favorite 70s and 80s hits. Enjoy special tributes to legendary artists like Abba and UB40, along with other classic tunes that defined the era. Whether you’re into pop, rock, or new wave, our performers will keep the energy high and the dance floor packed.

Key Highlights:

  • 80s Costume Contest: Dress to impress in your best 80s outfit and you might just win a prize!
  • Delicious Food: Treat yourself to an array of tasty delights, including jacket potatoes, burgers, hot dogs, bacon/sausage sandwiches, chips, and Lamb Kofta wraps.
  • Refreshing Drinks: Stay refreshed with our wide selection of beverages, from soft drinks to spirits, beer, cider, and lager.

The Back to the 80’s event at Thornborough Events is designed to bring people together for a day of joy, laughter, and incredible memories. Make sure you’re there to experience it all – it’s going to be totally rad!

The Magic of the 80’s

Ah, the 80s—a decade defined by vibrant colours, unforgettable music, and iconic cultural moments. But what exactly makes the 80s so magical? Let’s take a nostalgic trip back to explore the elements that continue to captivate and inspire us.

The Music:
The 1980s were a golden era for music, giving birth to genres and sounds that still resonate today. From the rise of pop superstars like Michael Jackson and Madonna to the emergence of synth-pop and new wave bands like Duran Duran and Depeche Mode, the 80s brought us an incredible diversity of music. Who can forget the anthems that defined a generation? Tracks like “Billie Jean,” “Like a Virgin,” and “Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)” are just a few of the timeless hits that still get us dancing.

The Fashion:
The 80s were all about bold fashion statements. Think neon colors, leg warmers, oversized blazers, and lots of sequins. It was a decade where more was definitely more, and self-expression was at its peak. Whether you rocked a mullet or crimped hair, wore parachute pants or power suits, the fashion of the 80s was anything but boring. It’s no wonder 80s fashion continues to make comebacks, inspiring new generations with its daring and playful spirit.

The Movies and TV Shows:
The 80s also delivered some of the most memorable movies and TV shows. From iconic films like “E.T.,” “Back to the Future,” and “The Breakfast Club” to beloved TV shows like “The A-Team,” “Miami Vice,” and “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” the decade was a treasure trove of entertainment. These stories and characters have left a lasting legacy, with many being rebooted or referenced in modern pop culture.

The Cultural Impact:
Beyond the music, fashion, and entertainment, the 80s were a time of significant cultural shifts. It was a decade that saw the rise of MTV, changing the way we consumed music and catapulting music videos into mainstream popularity. Technology was also starting to make waves, with the introduction of personal computers and gaming consoles like the Commodore 64 and the NES, laying the groundwork for the digital age.

Why We Love the 80s:
The 80s were a time of optimism, creativity, and unrestrained fun. There was a sense of possibility and excitement that permeated every aspect of life. It was a decade where people weren’t afraid to be bold and different, to take risks and embrace the new. This spirit of adventure and innovation is what makes the 80s so special and why events like Back to the 80’s resonate so deeply with people of all ages.

At Back to the 80’s, you’ll hear these timeless tracks and many more, performed live by talented tribute acts. Get ready to sing, dance, and relive the magic of the 80s in a way that only Thornborough Events can deliver. Whether you’re an 80s aficionado or just discovering this incredible decade, this event is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face and a beat to your step.

And thats all folks!

There you have it, Birmingham! The Back to the 80’s event at Thornborough Events is your ticket to an unforgettable journey back in time. With an incredible lineup of live performances, delicious food, refreshing drinks, and all the retro vibes you can handle, this is the perfect event to celebrate the magic of the 80s.

Whether you’re reliving your youth or experiencing these iconic hits for the first time, Back to the 80’s promises a day filled with fun, laughter, and fantastic music. So gather your friends and family, dust off those leg warmers, and get ready to dance the day and night away!

Don’t miss out on Birmingham’s most exciting 80s event. Head over to our event page to buy your tickets now and secure your spot at the ultimate throwback celebration. Early bird tickets are available, so act fast and make sure you’re part of this incredible experience. We can’t wait to see you there and create amazing memories together!

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