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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Sign & Digital UK 2018
The NEC

Sign & Digital UK 2018 is the largest annual showcase for the visual communications sector and a place to discover the latest innovations across signage print display dcor and design.With over 5350 visitors attending in 2017 ‐ representing more than 3600 companies…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)1342 332023
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The Game of Love & Chai
Belgrade Theatre

Kamala wants her daughter Rani to marry successful but emotionally awkward businessman Raj. Rani bristles at going down the conventional route and arranges a test for Raj. She convinces her cousin Sita to swap places and pretend to be the suitable bride…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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Speed Dating in Birmingham
slug and lettuce

Speed Dating in BirminghamHow Speed Dating in Birmingham worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Birmingham you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
New Alexandra Theatre, Suffolk Street Queensway

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta.Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiLA TRAVIATA.Starring the international…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713011
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Med-Tech Innovation Expo 2018 - Medical Technology
Ricoh Arena

Med‐Tech Innovation Expo ‐ Advancing HealthcareMed‐Tech Innovation Expo is the UK and Irelands leading showcase for medical design and manufacturing technology and innovation ‐ it is the only event that serves the whole of the £27bn UK and Irish medical technology industries.Med‐Tech…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)1244 680222
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An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
New Alexandra Theatre, Suffolk Street Queensway

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713011
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Violet supporting Ivory Wave Birmingham
02 Birminghmam

Midlands 5 piece Violet come drenched in big sounds with an indie spark combining infuences that draw from 90s Grunge to Britpop. Pedal immersed guitars entwined with intricate drums and powerful basslines come together to create a unique ethereal yet captivating sound.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Birmingham Comedy Club Haus
PRYZM, Birmingham

Not just a comedy gig.Round up your friends and come along to one of our weekly comedy nights. Lose yourself in laughter with some of the UKs top comedians whilst indulging in some fantastic food and drink. If thats not all well…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01216 674535
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Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Birmingham

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to Birmingham Featuring Ian Cognito Chris Washington Jen Brister and Kane BrownWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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Juice Plus+ Convention welcomes Missy Jay
The International Convention Centre

London UK Award‐winning DJ Missy Jay will perform and be the special guest at the Juice Plus convention in Birmingham UK on Saturday and Sunday April 28 and 29 2018.Award‐winning DJ Missy Jay will perform and be the special guest at…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: +44(0)2031 953819
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Jess Robinson 'Here come the girls'
The Glee Club

Join multi‐award winner and one of 2017s Britains Got Talent semi finalists and stand out stars ‐ Jess Robinson when she embarks on her debut UK tour in 2018. The show Here Come The Girls features spot on celebrity impressions and…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Great Expectations
Belgrade Theatre

Following a terrifying encounter with an escaped convict young Pip is given an unexpected chance to better himself by visiting the reclusive and mysterious Miss Havisham. In the decaying grandeur of her house Pip falls in love with Estella and helped by…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night
The Lyric Rooms

LOTS OF LAUGHTER AT ASHBY‐DE‐LA‐ZOUCH.Funhouse Comedy brings another night full of laughter to the delightful Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch.Headliner is the energetic and satirical writer and comedian Geoff Norcott who has many TV credits to his name including The Mash Report BBC2 Question…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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The 1st Friday Salsa Party
Oscott Social Club

Uksalsafeet are extremely excited to present our 1st Friday of the Month Salsa Party at Oscott Social Club 239 Witton Lodge Road Erdington. Uksalsafeet would like you come along and experience our warm friendly atmosphere at our parties. Each month guest…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07961 514074
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Garage Rewind with DJ Luck & MC Neat
JJ's

Garage Rewind returns this Bank Holiday Weekend with special guests DJ Luck and MC Neat blasting out the old skool garage hits including With a Little Bit of Luck Piano Loco and so much moreCategory: Nightlife.Booking: https:go.evvnt.com219608‐0pid269…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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The Magic Flute
Belgrade Theatre

Following their hugely popular and critically‐acclaimed English language re‐imaginings of operas including La Bohme and Carmen Olivier Award‐winning OperaUpClose take on Mozarts classic The Magic Flute.Invited behind the velvet rope at Londons most exclusive club Tamino doesnt have time to stop for…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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06
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All That Glitters
JJ's, Coventry

GLITTER is back this Bank Holiday SundayThink... Huge glitter cannons.Think... CO2 Jets.Think... Confetti Cannons.Think... Festival style glitter facepainting.Think... Club entertainers.And much more moreVenue: JJs Coventry The Sky Dome 2 Croft Road Coventry CV1 3AZPriceprice 1: GBP 4.50Links: Booking: https:go.evvnt.com217934‐0pid269…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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National Glass Fair
National Motorcycle Museum

Original specialist fair with around 90 exhibitors including contemporary artists. A wide range of fine antique collectable and handmade glass offered for sale from experienced specialist dealers.Exhibitionrefreshments free parking.…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07887 762872
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Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers
Belgrade Theatre

Experience the power of thundering rhythms on huge taiko drums mysterious masked choreography synchronisation timed to perfection post‐apocalyptic martial imagery all in a spellbinding display of sheer energy.As the most successful touring taiko drum group on this continent Mugenkyo create a…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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Talk: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Polish Millenium House

A short introductory talk about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07737 372242
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O&M and Lifecycle Management Strategies
The Birmingham Conference and Events Centre

.This open and interactive event will bring you a comprehensive and in‐depth analysis of current CCGT operations & maintenance strategies. With international speakers joining from across the CCGT landscape you can enjoy technical deep‐dive sessions best practice benchmarking discussions and plenty of…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: +44(0)1212 003810
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16
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Josh T Pearson
The Glee Club Birmingham

Hailed for Lift To Experience and Last of the Country Gentlemen Josh returns with The Straight Hits All under 25s may be asked to produce valid ID See FAQs Under 16 year olds must be accompanied by an adult with a ticket…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Castaways
Belgrade Theatre

Three teenagers born on the same day in the same town but with very different backgrounds.Inseparable since they were knee‐high to a grasshopper theyre a close‐knit trio both at school and at home. Sam Asha and Kieran watch out for each other…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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18
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Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Nuneaton
The Abbey Theatre

LOTS OF LAUGHTER IN NUNEATONFunhouse Comedy brings another great night of laughter to the Abbey Theatre Nuneaton.Headlining will be the multi‐talented and versatile Phil Butler. Known for his razor sharp wit he entertains his audiences by showing off his skills which include…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 525050
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Only Fools and 3 Courses Comedy Night and Dinner
Best Western Plough and Harrow Hotel

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Marlene and Boycie invite you to a Gala Dinner.Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning Invitation.Join us for the Dinner event of the year which…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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Just An Ordinary Lawyer
Belgrade Theatre

Tunji Sowande arrived in London from Nigeria in 1945 to study law and pursue his interest in music. He rose to become a well respected barrister the first Black Head of Chambers and finally the first part‐time Black Judge in Britain.He was…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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Film Night & Fish Supper
Bulkington Community & Conference Centre

Cal Weaver Steve Carell is living the American dream. He has a good job a beautiful house great children and a beautiful wife named Emily Julianne Moore. Cals seemingly perfect life unravels however when he learns that Emily has been unfaithful and…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 02476 494094
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Jeff Dunham: Passively Agressive Tour 2018
Getting Arena

Record‐breaking global comedy superstar Jeff Dunham is bringing his cast of characters to the UK in 2018 for two dates only. Americas favorite ventriloquist has announced the UK leg of his Passively Aggressive tour and his only dates in the country this…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01217 804141
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Manesh caterer’s event with Diljit Dosanjh
Arena Birmingham

We are pleased to announce that Manesh Catering & Events are official catering partners for the 2018 Diljit Dosanjh CON.FI.DEN.TIAL UK TOUR We can say with great pride that it is an honour to be working along side Mr Diljit Dosanjh. The…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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MAY
The Leftovers
Belgrade Theatre

The Leftovers is a comic and stirring contemporary musical from Sheep Soup Productions creators of hit musical Mrs Green and graduates of Nottinghams BAFTA award‐winning Television Workshop.Following the sudden death of Jodie occasional gig reviewer and the definition of misadventure some of…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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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…

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…

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 Castle

Tamworth Castle is a typical Norman motte and bailey castle set in the south‐west corner of what was a Saxon burh, located in order to dominate the approach over two rivers from the south. Explore over 900 years of history in this magnificent castle, which once…

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