What's on inTamworth

Welcome to Tamworth

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Tamworth - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Tamworth to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Tamworth

23
NOV
Chris Tye
Birmingham Glee Club

Special full‐band album launch show for The Paper Grenade.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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23
NOV
National Glass Fair
National Motor Cycle Museum

Leading specialist fair with around 80 exhibitors selling fine quality antique and collectable glass including contemporary artists showing their own work. If you are a collector a designer a maker a dealer or are just enthusiastic about glass in any way this…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07887 762872
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23
NOV
Sound of Madagascar comes to Birmingham
Birmingham Institute

HAJA and his band who all hail from the African island of Madagascar will be travelling across England and Wales this November to bring their unique Afro trance grooves to brand new audiences.The charismatic guitarist singer multi‐instrumentalist band leader and showman HAJA…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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23
NOV
All Saints
LG Arena Birmingham

All Saints appears live in Birmingham West Midlands at LG Arena Birmingham on Sunday 23 November 2014. For ticket prices to watch All Saints at LG Arena Birmingham see the list of tickets available for All Saints.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
NOV
Another Time Another Place
LG Arena

Live music event at LG Arena Birmingham West Midlands. To watch Another Time Another Place live at LG Arena on the Sunday 23 November 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
NOV
East 17
LG Arena Birmingham

East 17 performs live at LG Arena Birmingham in Birmingham West Midlands on Sunday 23 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for East 17 at LG Arena Birmingham now.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
NOV
James Blunt
NIA Birmingham

James Blunt returns following his sell out 2008 visit performing songs and new material from his forthcoming album Some Kind of Trouble released on the 8 November 2010. …

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
NOV
The Gaslight Anthem
O2 Academy Birmingham

The Gaslight Anthem announce a run of UK tour dates this autumn in support of their highly anticipated fourth album Handwritten.…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
NOV
Aston Villa vs Southampton FC
Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Southampton FC at Villa Park in Birmingham on Monday 24 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Aston Villa vs Southampton FC tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

24
NOV
Dave Gorman
Symphony Hall

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
NOV
James Bay
O2 Academy Birmingham

James Bay at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Monday 24 November 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch James Bay live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
NOV
John Grant
Symphony Hall Birmingham

John Grant performs live at Symphony Hall Birmingham in Birmingham West Midlands on Monday 24 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for John Grant at Symphony Hall Birmingham now.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
NOV
The Pretty Reckless
HMV Institute Birmingham

The Pretty Reckless at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Monday 24 November 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
NOV
Raleigh Ritchie
HMV Institute Birmingham

Raleigh Ritchie at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Tuesday 25 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
NOV
Aladdin
Belgrade Theatre

There's more fun and adventure than ever in store at the Belgrade this Christmas with one of the most popular pantomimes of all Aladdin.Follow our poor Aladdin as he attempts to win the heart of the beautiful princess. But there's a law…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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26
NOV
Hal Cruttenden
Birmingham Glee Club

The Tough Luvvie Tour Following stand out performances on Live At The Apollo BBC1 The Royal Variety Performance ITV1 Have I Got News For You BBC1 and The Edinburgh Comedy Gala BBC3 Hal is being strongly tipped as the next big thing…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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26
NOV
Delain
O2 Academy 2 Birmingham

Despite the fact that the concept was originally envisioned by Martin Westerholt as a musical project featuringhosting guest music artistss and bands due to large demand for live performances an authentic band was formed. Westerholt…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
NOV
Lily Allen
O2 Academy Birmingham

Daughter of renowned actor Keith Allen and film producer Alison Owen Lily Rose Allen has grown from strength to strength over the last decade and is now a major force in the UK music charts.Her…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
NOV
Sharon van Etten
Library @ HMV Institute

Sharon van Etten at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Wednesday 26 November 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Sharon van Etten…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
NOV
Upon a Burning Body
O2 Academy Birmingham

Upon a Burning Body at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Wednesday 26 November 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
NOV
Psychic Fayre
Fox & Goose

Love & Light Events presents to you ... A Psychic Fayre ... with experienced professional psychic readers offering one to one readings including Clairvoyance Tarot & Fortune Cards individual reader charges apply.Crystal specialists The Crystal Cave will be there with their crystal…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 674802
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27
NOV
BBC Good Food Show Winter 2014
National Exhibition Centre (NEC)

BBC Good Food Show Winter 2014 at National Exhibition Centre NEC in Birmingham on Thursday 27 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest BBC Good Food Show Winter 2014 tickets so weve done…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
NOV
Demi Lovato
Birmingham NIA

Demi Lovato was the star of the hit Disney Channel Series Sonny With A Chance. With her rockin voice being heard throughout the Camp Rock films shes grown to be one of the biggest stars…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
NOV
Dreadzone
Library, HMV Institute

Dreadzone performs live at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham West Midlands on Thursday 27 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Dreadzone at Library HMV Institute now.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
NOV
Enrique Iglesias
Birmingham NIA

Enrique Iglesias at Birmingham NIA in Birmingham on Thursday 27 November 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
NOV
Enrique Iglesias Demi Lovato
NIA Birmingham

Enrique Iglesias Demi Lovato at NIA Birmingham in Birmingham on Thursday 27 November 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
NOV
Lee Mack
LG Arena

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Friday Night in Birmingham!Fosters Comedy Live
Jongleurs Birmingham

Eat Drink Laugh and Dance at Jongleurs Birmingham.Best arts and entertainment venue in Birmingham. Bar Risa and Jongleurs is a multi‐functional entertainment venue consisting of 6 rooms and 7 bars with a total capacity of 2400 people making it one of the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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28
NOV
Sweet Baboo & Picitsh Trail
Birmingham Glee Club

Moshi Moshis acclaimed Welsh & Scottish singer‐songshapers co‐headline.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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28
NOV
The Original 30 Plus Party Scene
The Pavilion Suite

Brining on Back The Good Times... Relive Recapture The Tamla Motown And Soul Classics of The 60s and 70s at Our Monthly Motown Soul Party held in the Pavilion Suite which is the Perfect Setting for a Great Night Out Amongst…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01903 788711
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Tourist Attractions


Drayton Manor Theme Park

For total family entertainment visit the award‐winning Drayton Manor Theme Park, near Tamworth, Staffordshire.Drayton Manor also has Europe's only Thomas Land, which features wonderful themed rides and attractions based on characters, including Thomas the Tank Engine, Cranky the Crane and Harold the Helicopter. This year, Thomas Land will…

Twycross Zoo

Situated near the small village of Twycross, the zoo occupies over 40 acres and is set in open countryside. Despite its rural location, it is only four miles from the M42A42 which links the M1 and M6 making it readily accessible from anywhere in central England. …

Conkers Discovery Centre

Conkers, located at the Heart of the National Forest five miles from Junction 11 on the M42, is a unique mix of indoor and outdoor hands on experiences which keep visitors engaged for hours. Visitors to the popular family attraction, CONKERS, will get the experience of a…

National Memorial Arboretum

Since planting began in 1997, the National Memorial Arboretum has been a special place honouring those who have served, and continue to serve, our nation in many different ways. Our staff and volunteers look forward to welcoming you.Its not a cemetery. Its a place of life, represented by…

Tamworth Snowdome

THE ULTIMATE SNOW, ICE & LEISURE EXPERIENCEThe SnowDome is the UKs premier real snow centre and the leading choice for skiers and snowboarders. Real snow, all year round, provides the ultimate alpine surface to learn and enjoy these exciting sports in a fun and progressive environment.The 170 metre…

Ash End House Childrens Farm

Ash End House Farm is a family owned farm which has been operating as a Children's Farm for over 24 years. Children visiting the farm, either with their family or in a group booking, are given food to feed the animals, hold a newly hatched chick or…

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