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

30
OCT
Comedy Carousel
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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30
OCT
Black Stone Cherry
LG Arena

The swaggering rock band Black Stone Cherry has become infamous for packing each of their songs with the kind of energy that brings ACDC to mind. They will be riding this train of head‐banging…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
OCT
Disney On Ice
Birmingham NIA

Your favorite Disney characters and stories brought to life with the artistry of ice skating to create an unforgettable family experience.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

30
OCT
Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic
NIA Birmingham

Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic at NIA Birmingham live on Thursday 30 October 2014 in Birmingham West Midlands. For tickets to see Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic at NIA Birmingham see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
OCT
Lamb
HMV Institute Birmingham

Lamb at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Thursday 30 October 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 Lamb live in the knowledge that…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
OCT
A Spook-tacular day at The Octagon
The Octagon Shopping Centre

The Octagon Shopping Centre in Burton upon Trent will be hosting a spook‐tacular Halloween Fun Day on Friday 31st October. From 11.00am until 4.00pm shoppers will be treated to a variety of spooky fun including Safe Trick or Treating and free face…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

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31
OCT
burton halloween ghost walk
market place Burton upon trent

starts at 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the market placejoin us on Halloween in one of two places where the Druids worshiped at the origin of Halloween SOWEEN.Go on the walk where a dozen ghosts have been seen by the general…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07936 402865
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31
OCT
Ditch the Stabilisers
Wyndley Leisure Centre

Looking to get your child past the stabilisers phase Then this is the perfect course for them.Come along with your child and witness a key milestone in their development balancing and riding their bike without stabilisers for the first time Join in…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01214 647741
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31
OCT
Friday Night 31st October in Birmingham
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 largest venues in Birmingham city. We offer…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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31
OCT
Halloween Charity Fun Day
The Fort Shopping Park

Half term is only a couple of weeks away Perhaps youre thinking about planning a few fun activities for yourself and the kids As always The Fort Shopping Park has lots to offer with its fantastic selection of high street favourites and…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01216 046366
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31
OCT
Halloween Weekender
JJ's, Coventry

Halloween is back scarier than ever. This Weekend were bringing you a thrilling party with a twist as we celebrate the scariest night of the yearFeaturing Devilish Fire Eaters Scary Clown Jugglers Zombies Ghouls and Demons meaning this weekend is not for…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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31
OCT
James Mullinger
Birmingham Glee Club

James Mullingers hilarious and personal brand new stand up show for 2014 pays tribute to Britains leading hard man reveals why he is obsessed with football hooliganism and questions his own masculinity. A great stand up Jimmy Carr…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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31
OCT
sinai ghost walk
Sinai house

Come on a ghost walk with a difference Sinai ghost walk started with the ghost stories and history of this location but I also tell you of the interaction of the supernatural with people who went before you.In a location which has…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07936 402865
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31
OCT
Framing Hanley
O2 Academy Birmingham

Framing Hanley at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Friday 31 October 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 best…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
OCT
WakeyWakey
Library @ HMV Institute

WakeyWakey at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Friday 31 October 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 WakeyWakey live in the knowledge…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
NOV
Cellarful of Soul
Tamworth Sports Bar

DJ Ric Simon playing Northern Soul & Tamla Motown ‐ plus as a celebration of the release of the film Northern Soul many of the classics played in the film will be featured…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 0182 758546
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01
NOV
Cold Ocean Lies
Oobleck Birmingham

Birmingham four piece Cold Ocean Lies release their debut single through indie label Killing Moon on 20th October 2014. To celebrate the quartet will play their biggest headline show to date at The Oobleck Birmingham on Sat 1st November.The band who have…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01212 706665
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01
NOV
Now and Then exhibition opening
Centrala

Lineup:6pm ‐Exhibition opening: Now and Then: Three realities three generations of video art6pm ‐ Exhibition opening: Polish Poster8pm ‐ Live performances by Jakub Ceglarz & SUKA OFF9pm ‐ Live music: Joe Nova a London‐based musicianNOW AND THEN EXHIBITIONFestival Behind the Curtain presents…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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01
NOV
Saturday Night 1st November in Birmingham!Fosters
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 largest venues in Birmingham city. We offer…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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01
NOV
Aston Villa vs Tottenham Hotspur
Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park in Birmingham on Saturday 01 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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

01
NOV
Counting Crows
O2 Academy Birmingham

Counting Crows are a very popular American folk rock band who perform a mix of eclectic and wide ranging mood of songs including Mr Jones and Round Here. With growing popularity in the UK…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
NOV
Indiana
HMV Institute Birmingham

Indiana at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 01 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 best prices…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
NOV
Karl Jenkins
Symphony Hall

Karl Jenkins performs live at Symphony Hall in Birmingham West Midlands on Saturday 01 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Karl Jenkins at Symphony Hall now.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
NOV
Karl Jenkins 70th Birthday Concert
Symphony Hall

Karl Jenkins 70th Birthday Concert appears live in Birmingham West Midlands at Symphony Hall on Saturday 01 November 2014. For ticket prices to watch Karl Jenkins 70th Birthday Concert at Symphony Hall see the list of tickets available for Karl Jenkins…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
NOV
Klaxons
O2 Academy 2 Birmingham

In 2007 Klaxons did what pretty much no band have done since: arrive with a fully fledged ideology ‐ new rave. It might be hard to remember now but back then it was strange seeing…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
NOV
Rhydian
Town Hall Birmingham

Rhydian performs live at Town Hall Birmingham in Birmingham West Midlands on Saturday 01 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Rhydian at Town Hall Birmingham now.…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
NOV
Rhydian Roberts
Birmingham Town Hall

Rhydian Roberts at Birmingham Town Hall in Birmingham on Saturday 01 November 2014. 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: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
NOV
Ross Noble
New Alexandra Theatre

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
NOV
Twin Atlantic
HMV Institute Birmingham

After bursting onto the forefront of the alternative rock scene following their critically acclaimed 2011 album release Free Twin Atlantic are hotly tipped for a huge 2012. With their single of the same name garnering…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
NOV
Roger McGuinn
Glee Club Birmingham

Legendary frontman and founding member of The Byrds Roger McGuinn returns for a string of UK dates this‐Autumn. The Byrds era defining songs like Eight Miles High Mr Tambourine Man Turn Turn Turn and All I Really Wanna Do became classics of…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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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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