Candlelight Open Air: A Tribute to Joe Hisaishi

⭐ Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations never before used for this purpose in Birmingham. Buy your tickets now to discover the music of Joe Hisaishi in the open air at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens under the gentle glow of candlelight.

General Info
📍 Venue: The Birmingham Botanical Gardens
📅 Dates and times: 9 June at 8:30 p.m.
🎫 Tickets available here.
⏳ Duration: 60 minutes (doors open 45 mins prior to the start time and late entry is not permitted)
🥂 Bar open on site.
👤 Age requirement: 8+. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
♿ Accessibility: this venue is wheelchair accessible
❓ View the FAQs for this event here
🪑 VIP tickets include a deck chair and premium visibility of the concert. General ticket holders are invited to bring blankets and picnic chairs.

Note: This event is not run by Birmingham Botanical Gardens. For any queries please contact Fever directly.


  • Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind – Opening Theme
  • Laputa: Castle in the Sky – Kimi wo Nosete – Carrying You
  • My Neighbour Totoro – Kaze no Toori Michi – Path of the Wind
  • My Neighbour Totoro – Tonari no Totoro – Main Theme
  • Kiki’s Delivery Service – Umi no Mieru Machi – A Town with an Ocean View
  • Kiki’s Delivery Service – Tabidachi – Journey
  • Princess Mononoke – Main Theme
  • Spirited Away – Inochi no Namae – Name of Life
  • Spirited Away – Chihiro’s Waltz
  • Ponyo – Gake no Ue no Ponyo – Ponyo on the Cliff
  • Kikujiro – Summer
  • Howl’s Moving Castle – Merry Go Round of Life


  • String quartet – to be announced!

Reviews of Candlelight Concerts

💬 Marian O. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: “Wonderful performance very enjoyable.”
💬 Ellie C. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: “Gorgeous, very wholesome event. Stunning music.”
💬 Ryan C. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: “INCREDIBLE!!!!”


Candlelight Open Air: A Tribute to Joe Hisaishi