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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Blackdot Presents Tale Of Us, Marcel Dettmann & mo
The Rainbow Venues

After lying in slumber Blackdot returns with an all new party concept; Find The Blackdot. An all new party series that invites the worlds biggest techno artists to unused secret spaces hidden amongst Birminghams industrial past.A combination of adventurous party goers amazing…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07843 276955
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Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just The Tonic Birmingham - The Comedy Loft

Just the Tonic Comedy Clubs top quality billing featuring Daliso Chaponda Josh Howie John Fothergill Billy Kirkwood.Category: Arts Performing Arts Comedy.Artists Speakers: Daliso Chaponda Josh Howie John Fothergill Billy Kirkwood.URLs:RSVP: https:go.evvnt.com60177‐0Booking: https:go.evvnt.com60177‐2…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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Wonderful World of Trains & Planes Modelling Class
Wonderful World of Trains & Planes

New railway modelling classes on 27 August & 10 September at Wonderful World of Trains & Planes.The classes will provide visitors with a practical and fun introduction to building detailed railway models and layouts.Each three hour session will be hands on and…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01212 274000
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Jaksfest 2016
JJ's, Coventry

Get the festival feeling at JJs this Bank Holiday SundayFeaturing stilt‐walkers angle grinders fortune tellers popcorn candyfloss festival fishbowls jam‐jar cocktails free glowsticks free finger lasers free face paint UV cannons confetti blasters four huge CO2 jets bubble machines huge t‐shirt giveaway…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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Northern Soul & Motown Night
Tamworth Sports Bar

Ric Simon ex radioMeccaTop Rank DJ plays northern soul Tamla Motown etc. in the Cellar Bar with dance floor.…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07818 455167
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WonderfulWorldofTrains&Planes Scalextric Superprix
Wonderful World of Trains & Planes

Its time for budding Lewis Hamiltons to get in gear and make a final bid for the leader board on the next bank holiday weekend as the Wonderful World of Trains and Planes WWTP Scalextric Super Prix championship enters its last lap.With…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01212 274000
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Sarah Millican
Symphony Hall

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Coventry, UK - Internet Marketing Workshop - Free
Hilton Hotel Coventry

The IM Freedom Workshop is a FREE LIVE 2 hour workshop designed to show you how to build and grow a profitable online business.There is a lot of information online which can sometimes seem confusing and complicated for beginners.Attending a live…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07849 062301
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Free Ticket: Internet Marketing Workshop - Birming
Hilton Hotel Coventry

Stand Out From The Rest and Learn How To Start YourOnlineMarketing Business In 2 Hours Learn Simple Proven and Exciting Ways To Build A Successful Business Using Online Marketing Strategies Register Now For Your FREE 2 Hour Workshop How would you…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +919898 989898
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful new musical score and…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (0121)4 541860
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Funhouse Comedy Club
The Lyric Rooms

Funhouse Comedy brings another night of fun and laughter to the splendid Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch. Headlining will be the charismatic and highly talented Tom Wrigglesworth comedian Radio and TV presenter and voice‐over artist. An articulate and natural raconteur he possesses an innate…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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SMB Insights Event: Real time Accountancy in Sales
The Laurent Perrier Champagne Bar

By bringing your accounting into your salesforce team thus connecting your front office with your back office you can transform your CRM into a comprehensive business management solution.Customers have reported freeing up to 25 of their admin time by eliminating low‐value manual…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08003 760000
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1st Friday Salsa Party
The Lion Club

Uksalsafeet are extremely excited to present our 1st Friday of the Month Salsa Party at The Lion Club Church Road Erdington. Uksalsafeet would like you come along and experience our warm friendly atmosphere at our parties. Each month guest DJs will…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07961 514074
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Lecture: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Polish Millenium House,

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 words of Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07737 372242
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Roll Over Beethoven
Belgrade Theatre

Roll Over Beethoven is a fun high‐energy new musical that tells the story of how dreary post‐war England was transformed forever by American Rock n Roll.Bringing a blaze of neon colour to the monochrome streets of Blighty this thrilling new music became…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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Autumn Fair
NEC Birmingham

With an astounding 28000 visitors from the UK and overseas and an incredible 1400 exhibitors Autumn Fair introduces some of the worlds best brands to some of the industrys best retailers; this is a high quality audience of switched on buyers from…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02030 332055
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Autumn Fair 2016
NEC Birmingham

With an astounding 28000 visitors from the UK and overseas and an incredible 1400 exhibitors Autumn Fair introduces some of the worlds best brands to some of the industrys best retailers; this is a high quality audience of switched on buyers from…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02030 332500
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BIG Walkies Burton-on-Trent
Rosliston Forestry Centre

Dogs and dog lovers of Burton‐on‐Trent ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Rosliston Forestry Centre on Sunday 4 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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Director's Role in Strategy and Marketing
IoD West Midlands, The Library of Birmingham

This course provides an introduction to the key ideas and approaches to strategic direction and marketing within your organisation. It will assist your role in leading the strategic process.A carefully planned strategy is crucial to the success of every organisation. This three‐day…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02077 662601
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Amazon Masterclass training - Birmingham
Comfort Inn Birmingham

Amazon marketplace has brought a fortune to lots of businesses in the UK and when you do it right this could be yours. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. Our interests is delivering informative…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02922 362596
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Birmingham Online Seller Meetup
Comfort Inn

Birmingham Online Seller Meetup is freefor online sellers and retailers. Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online you will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker through…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02922 362596
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ROY HARPER 75th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION TOUR
Symphony Hall Birmingham

Now a recording artist for over 50 years Roy has seen many shifts in the modus style and politics of society things he has always drawn from in his songwriting. His first steel string guitar is also fifty years old this year…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 110051
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Roy Harper
Symphony Hall

Roy Harper at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Wednesday 07 September 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Roy Harper live in the knowledge…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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St Giles Hospice Riverside Run
Burton Library

A picturesque parkland route our annual Riverside Run is always very popular. Take on the challenge and cross the finish line with a smile on your face and a shiny medal round your neckLast years Riverside Run was a great success: over…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01543 432538
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Roman Vs Fousey
O2 Academy Birmingham

Roman Vs Fousey at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Friday 09 September 2016. 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: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Bretby Art Pottery – Past, Present and Future
The Bretby Art Pottery Showroom

The Heritage Trust is opening the Bretby Art Pottery Showroom for a tour of the showroom by former employees come see and hear what is was like working there as well as what the Heritage Trust has planned for the future of…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01283 222848
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Ostrich Boys
Belgrade Theatre

How far would you go for your best friendA tragic event has touched the lives of Ross Kenny Sim and Blake and its started a chain‐reaction that no one seems able to stop.Our teenage heroes embark on an epic mission to honour…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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StarSecrets.co.uk ☆ OPEN SOCIAL ☆ Birmingham
O'Neills Irish Bar

Saturday night social open to all in Birminghams classy Broad St & Brindley Place. Free to attend & free entry with us. Come along for conversation and more music laterHosted by our sponsors starsecrets.co.uk we offer premier singles & social events in…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07480 531646
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The Birmingham CRUISE Show
The NEC Birmingham

The Birmingham CRUISE Show10‐11 September 2016www.cruisingshow.comDiscover a whole world of voyages at the Birmingham CRUISE Show...Whether youre looking for a once‐in‐a‐lifetime expedition cruise to a far‐flung destination a sumptuous ultra‐luxury voyage maybe a relaxing cultural river cruise or a tropical family cruise‐holiday…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL:
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BPM | PRO
Genting Arena

. Forget everything you thought you knew about exhibitions or tradeshows. BPM PRO is a feature‐rich show that loves to break the rules. And its fresh format is just what youve been searching for. Combining performance stages feature areas learning spaces…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01772 733353
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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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