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

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Cellarful of Soul
Tamworth Sports Bar

DJ Ric Simon playing Northern soul Tamla Motown etc.…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07818 455167
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Hayes Carll
Birmingham Glee Club

Texan singer‐songwriter as seen on Later with Jools Holland headlines Birmingham.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Summer Beach Party: Featuring Love Island's Luis
JJ's, Coventry

Love Island hunk Luis will be joining us at JJs Coventry for a Meet & GreetFancy meeting Luis on a more personal levelHe will be in and about the VIP area. VIP packages are likely to sell out fast for this event…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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The Best In Live Stand-up
Birmingham Glee Club

The Best In Live Stand‐up Comedy ‐ 4 brilliant comics from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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The EMBO Meeting 2015
ICC

Annual life science conference and a European platform for scientific exchangeThe EMBO Meeting is an annual event held in Europe to promote the life sciences and the exchange of scientific results. The meeting encourages scientists to look beyond their own fields engage…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 004962 218891
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The Janoskians
O2 Academy Birmingham

The Janoskians at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 05 September 2015. 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…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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AutumnFair
NEC Birmingham

Autumn Fair ‐ the UKs largest gift and home trade fair of the season. Right time On trend In stockAutumn Fair is the largest gift and home trade show of the season bringing together over 1400 exhibitors and 30000 buyers for four…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2030 332166
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Moose Blood
Kasbah

Moose Blood at Kasbah in Coventry on Monday 07 September 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Moose Blood live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Paul Chowdhry
Birmingham Glee Club

After a fantastic gig at the Indigo O2 and a great Edinburgh Festival run Paul will be taking his show Paul Chowdhry NOT PC out on the road.Brand new material and unscripted improvisation is his…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Power Plant Operations and Flexibility
TBC

This event is specifically intended to benefit managers and staff from the operations side of the industry. This event will draw together those involved in the management operation and maintenance of fossil power plant to discuss common problems learn about the latest…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02079 731258
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Comedy Carousel & The Real Food Canteen
Birmingham Glee Club

Comedy Carousel ‐ A night of unique live entertainment with handpicked comedians from the top of the circuit audience interaction and live visual projections.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Alan Carr
Birmingham Hippodrome

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Brother Bones
The Rainbow

Brother Bones at The Rainbow in Birmingham on Friday 11 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Brother Bones tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson
Symphony Hall

Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Friday 11 September 2015. 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: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Berkswell Museum Opening
Berkswell Museum

Situated in the heart of a rural Warwickshire parish the Berkswell Museum is home to a fascinating collection of objects and memorabilia that span 450 years of local history.Since opening in 1981 the museums collection has continued to grow and features farm…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01676 522077
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Birmingham Record Fair
Cocks Moors Woods Leisure Centre

THE EVENTRemember the days of Mega stores filled with masses of vinyl records They return for one day on 12th September when the world famous VIP RECORD FAIR returns to Birminghams Cocks Moors Woods Leisure Centre just off the M42.VIP Record…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01162 752815
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Mixmag Live presents Hannah Wants
Rainbow Venues

Part 01 of The Rainbow Venues Present ‐ Imaginarium15‐week event series from 12th September 2015 ‐ Jan 1st 2016September 12th sees a triumphant homecoming for Hannah Wants as she returns to Birmingham to headline Mixmag Live.The party to celebrate her appearance on…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 00447813 450668
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The Birmingham CRUISE Show
National Exhibition Centre (NEC)

Discover a whole world of voyages at The CRUISE Show in Birmingham...As Europe's leading cruise event The CRUISE Show will host the largest collection of major cruise lines and specialist operators all under one roof for one weekendWhether you're looking for a…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08716 204024
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75th Anniversary Battle Of Britain Day Service
Oaston Road Cemetery

The people of Nuneaton will be commemorating the 75th Anniversary Battle Of Britain on Sunday 13th September Airmen who lost their lives whilst serving at Nuneaton s two local Wartime airfields will be remembered during a special service on Battle of Britain…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

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BikeFest
Eastside City Park

Birmingham BikeFest is the perfect FREE day out for all the family. With activities and performances that will amaze and excite children and adults alike this promises to be fabulous fun. Be sure to catch the spectacular skill control and aerial expertise…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01216 046366
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Glee Gardening Exhibition, Birmingham
NEC Birmingham

Glee in Biringham is the leading UK gardening event for sourcing new garden supplies.Glee provides an inspiring and fresh approach to garden retailing. Presenting over 500 exhibitors and over 10000 visitors Glee is the largest UK's gathering of supplier buyer and industry…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)2030 332244
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Mixmag Live presents Loco Dice
Rainbow Venues

Part 02 of The Rainbow Venues Present ‐ Imaginarium15‐week event series from 12th September 2015 ‐ Jan 1st 2016Were taking things outside for Mixmag Live on September 13 as Desolat Music Group boss Loco Dice touches down in Birmingham.Just hours after Hannah…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 0447813 450668
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Richard Thompson
Symphony Hall

Richard Thompson at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Sunday 13 September 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Free Rock Choir Taster Session
Saint Martin's School for Girls

Rock Choir is the UKs pioneering contemporary choir offering teenagers and adults the opportunity to sing pop Motown and chart songs in a lively friendly environment. Rock Choir welcomes everyone. Unlike more traditional choirs there are no auditions and no need to…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 714276
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King Crimson
Symphony Hall

King Crimson at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Monday 14 September 2015. 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: Live Music & Concerts

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Birds Eye View Exhibition by Artist John Rattigan
Emporium Gallery

John Rattigan likes his work to appeal to the art aficionado as well as the uninitiated the young and the old.Johns wonderful paintings have a graphic immediacy and strong geometric decorative elements as he strives to deal with a number of paradoxes…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01543 256624
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FREE Rock Choir Taster Session Lichfield
King Edward VI School

Rock Choir is the UKs pioneering contemporary choir offering teenagers and adults the opportunity to sing pop Motown and chart songs in a lively friendly environment. Rock Choir welcomes everyone. Unlike more traditional choirs there are no auditions and no need to…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 714276
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Music Shakers Baby Class with Rachel: Tues@11:00
Christadelphian Hall

Music Shakers Family Class.Join us for a fun‐filled class of song and dance each week.Designed for children and their parents or caregivers.Complimentary refreshments provided.New members welcome.Please register soon as class sizes are limited.Find out more about Music Shakers.Category: Classes Courses …

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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RWM in partnership with CIWM
NEC Birmingham

RWM is Europes premier event for resource efficiency and waste management solutions. It is the only event of its kind asked for by the industry covering all aspects of the waste hierarchy. In partnership with CIWM spans each element of the industry…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02030 332495
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Free Rock Choir Taster Session Aldridge
Aldridge Community Centre

National Phenomenon Rock Choir is available in Aldridge offering the opportunity for everyone to enjoy singing and performing. Rock Choir offers pop and Motown singing for all and attracts all ages and levels of experience. FREE taster session at Aldridge Community Centre…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 714276
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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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