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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Derren Brown
New Alexandra Theatre

Derren Brown is a British illusionist and magician born in London England. While at university a show performed by hypnotist Martin Taylor inspired him to learn the art of illusion hypnosis and sleight of…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Shrek The Musical
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre

Shrek the Musical is a brand new musical set to debut in May at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane and will bring the well loved characters to life in a spectacular show full of music…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Comedy Carousel & Real Food Canteen
Birmingham Glee Club

Ladies and gentlemen welcome to a new era in live comedy. Not for the first time weve picked up the jumpers and moved the goalposts. Whenever you see the Comedy Carousel logo on a Thursday night show you can be sure to…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Maundy Thursday: UV Party
JJ's, Coventry

Kickstart the Easter 2015 in style at Coventrys 1 venue prepare yourself for CO2 lasers giveaways and much much moreFeaturing:UV CannonsCO2 CannonsConfetti BlastersFacepaintingGlowstick GiveawaysDrink Offers:£2.50 ‐ Selected Drinks All NightAdmission Information:£3.00 standard entry £2.00 online…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Charli XCX
Library @ HMV Institute

Charli XCX at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Thursday 02 April 2015. 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…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Disney on Ice Magical Ice Festival
LG Arena

Disney on Ice Magical Ice Festival at LG Arena in Birmingham on Thursday 02 April 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Disney on Ice Magical Ice Festival tickets so weve done the legwork…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Easter Zoo at The Fort Shopping Park
The Fort Shopping Park

Join us on Good Friday when we will be visited by some small and furry friendsOur Easter Petting zoo will include rabbits guinea pigs chicks ducklings a skunk and moreThere will be an opportunity to take photos get involved in feeding and…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01216 046366
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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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Of Mice Men
O2 Academy Birmingham

Of Mice Men at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Friday 03 April 2015. 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…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Jubilee Club Birmingham at The Institute feat.
The Institute

Londons best Indie rock n roll club night has launched in Birmingham at The Institute£5.00 in adv. from http:po.stJubileeBrumTixOutrageously Cheap Drinks Live Bands DJsJubilee Club and Camden Rocks Festival present Jubilee Club ‐ Birmingham at The Institute feat DJ…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07702 797005
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The Rainbow Venues Festival - Chapter 11
Rainbow Venues

The Rainbow Venues annual birthday celebration. In 2015 we enter chapter 11 our most ambitious year to date creating a full on metropolitan festival experience on our 11th Birthday.Combining our unique industrial spaces from the Arena to the Warehouse including 2 brand…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02076 848503
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Three One Act Plays and a Fish and Chip Supper
The Palace Theatre

Three One Act Plays and a Fish and Chip supper. These are the entries into this year Leicestershire and Warwickshire One Act Play Festival. The Canary Cage: Drama: By Diane Raffle. Three women trapped together all with a story and all connected…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01455 631235
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Partynextdoor
HMV Institute Birmingham

Partynextdoor at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 04 April 2015. 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 service.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Shalamar
HMV Institute Birmingham

Shalamar at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 04 April 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Shalamar tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Zuu Project
JJ's, Coventry

ZUU crashes into your city with only one purpose ‐ to fill up the dance‐floor. With quality music and a banging carefree atmosphere.ZUU is Coventrys indoor wild Jungle with Caged Dancers life size animals UV face‐painting and much much more.Our expert DJ…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07734 805817
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Justin Friends
LG Arena

Justin Friends at LG Arena in Birmingham on Tuesday 07 April 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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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A View From the Bridge
Belgrade Theatre

One of Arthur Millers masterpieces this gripping and passionate drama set in the dangerous and mysterious world of New Yorks Brooklyn harbour in the 1950s respected longshoreman Eddie Carbone lives with his wife and niece in a tight knit Italian community bound…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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Ghostpoet
Hare & Hounds

Ghostpoet at Hare & Hounds in Birmingham on Wednesday 08 April 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: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Wombats
O2 Academy Birmingham

Liverpool‐based indie rock band The Wombats formed in 2003 when three of the band members met one‐another at the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts. The lads found a common interest in music and started to…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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William Regal
Birmingham Glee Club

William Regal the gentleman villain of the squared circle takes a night off from his duties as general manager of NXT for a return to Birminghams Glee Club. This live uncensored spoken word and Q&A event with the WWE WCW and…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08714 720400
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Drenge
Library @ HMV Institute

Drenge at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Saturday 11 April 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: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Meghan Trainor
HMV Institute Birmingham

Meghan Trainor at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 11 April 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: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Simple Minds
O2 Academy Birmingham

Scottish rock band Simple Minds were at the peak of their popularity in the early 1990s. The band are thought to have sold more than 40 million albums world wide and are famed for 80s…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Bars and Melody
O2 Academy Birmingham

Bars and Melody at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Sunday 12 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Bars and Melody live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Michael Ball
Symphony Hall

Michael Ball Britains leading musical theatre star multi‐platinum recording artist TV and radio presenter and Olivier Award winner has announced that he will be hitting the road once more across the length and breadth of…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Paul Simon Sting
LG Arena

Paul Simon Sting at LG Arena in Birmingham on Sunday 12 April 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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Mist in the Mirror
Belgrade Theatre

Adapted from the novel by Susan Hill author of The Woman in Black this tense and atmospheric new production is an otherworldly mystery that leaves a terrifying eeriness suspended in the air.Matinees: 2.30pm Evenings: 7.45pmTickets: £11.25 ‐ £26Concessions applyCheaper tickets available online…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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Circa Waves
Library @ HMV Institute

Circa Waves at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Tuesday 14 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Circa Waves live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Brett Dennen
Glee Club Birmingham

Brett Dennen at Glee Club Birmingham in Birmingham on Wednesday 15 April 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…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Sigma
Library @ HMV Institute

Sigma at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Thursday 16 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Sigma live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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