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

06
MAY
Simon Evans
Birmingham Glee Club

Host of BBC Radio 4s Goes to Market and star of BBC1s Live at the Apollo brings his brand new show to the Glee Club. Expect Economics The French Alcohol and as usual a heartfelt rant about his children. As Bill Clinton…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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06
MAY
Yes
Symphony Hall

Over the course of a remarkable 40‐year career that has time and again redefined the boundaries of rock YES have become renowned for their live performances since being formed in 1968 by Chris Squire and…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAY
BIRMINGHAM VINYL RECORD FAIR
The Custard Factory

All put together by VIP Record Fairs the premier organiser in this field the Birmingham fair is one of the major events for music collectors in the area. Visitors will be able to buy rare and deleted vinyl from the Stones…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01162 752815
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07
MAY
Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Polish Millenium Centre,

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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07
MAY
Monochrome
Fountain Court

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe Monochrome format simplifies and strengthens our photographs. We draw attention to what caught our eye. We highlight patterns of light and shadow or use light falling across a…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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07
MAY
Thank ABBA For The Music
Bedworth Civic Hall

Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time to when ABBA dominated the charts and ruled the airwaves. New for 2015 and featuring all of ABBAs greatest and most memorable hits Thank ABBA For The Music is the…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02476 376707
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08
MAY
Big Boy Bloater
Birmingham Glee Club

Thrilling R&B from artist championed by Jools Holland Imelda May Mark Lamarr and Craig Charles…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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08
MAY
The National Glass Fair
National Motorcycle Museum

Original major specialist fair with up to 90 exhibitors selling fine antique and collectable glass including contemporary artists showing their own work. Exhibition refreshments free parking.…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07887 762872
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10
MAY
Erdington Salsa Classes
The Lion Club

Uksalsafeet are starting brand new absolute beginner classes on this Tuesday so this make a wonderful time and opportunity to start learning salsa in Erdington. The best place to learn salsa & dance salsa in ErdingtonUksalsafeet is proud to invite you…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07961 514074
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10
MAY
Green Days American Idiot
New Alexandra Theatre

Green Days American Idiot at New Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham on Tuesday 10 May 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Green Days American Idiot tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
MAY
Birmingham salsa classes
The RSVP Lounge

Uksalsafeet has created the perfect place for you to learn salsa in RSVP Lounge Birmingham a fun and friendly classes. You may have been thinking about learning salsa then this is the perfect opportunity to start ‐ every Wednesday at RSVP…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07961 514074
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11
MAY
Jason Donovan
Symphony Hall

Jason Donovan at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Wednesday 11 May 2016. 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

12
MAY
Travis
O2 Academy Birmingham

Travis at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Thursday 12 May 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Travis tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
MAY
Snowpoet
Birmingham Glee Club

Jazzlines present Snowpoet touring their eponymous and distinctive album…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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14
MAY
BAMMA 25: Champion Vs. Champion
Barclaycard Arena

. Champions are set on a Collisiion Course at BAMMA 25: Champion Vs. Champion.Headlined by the Champion Vs. Champion Bantamweight Title Fight between Shay Walsh c Vs. Tom Firekid DuQuesnoy BAMMA Featherweight Champion Also Heavyweight Champions Mark The Hand of Godbeer…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02037 710647
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14
MAY
DJ FICTION presents 70's/80's Disco Party
St. Peters Parish Hall

With a spectacular light show and the latest state of the art equipment DJ FICTION presents a great evening of music that you will all remember from the greatest artists of the 70s and 80s.To find out more information on DJ FICTION…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07939 976226
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14
MAY
Mum2mum Market
Renewal family centre

We offer Sellers the chance to de clutter and make some money from outgrown baby and childrens items and the chance for Buyers to grab some amazing bargains.To book a table please go to our website page: http:mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.html£2 entry per adult Children…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07817 140997
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14
MAY
Mum2Mum Market Coventry
Walsgrave Working Mens Club

Coventrys very first mum2mum market is taking place on Saturday 14th May from 2‐4pm Giving sellers the chance to declutter and make some money from outgrown baby and childrens goods and buyers the opportunity to grab some fantastic bargains £2 entry per…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 07968 199483
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14
MAY
Mum2mum Market NEARLY NEW SALE
@ the walsgrave working mens club,

Mum2mum Market is hosting its very first fabulous NEARLY NEW SALE in Coventry on Saturday 14th May at the Walsgrave Club Woodway Lane from 2 4 pm.Our sales give sellers the chance to declutter and make some money from outgrown baby…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07968 199483
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14
MAY
Reduce Stress, Learn Meditation & Mindfulness
Edgbaston Priory Tennis Club

This is an interactive workshop for people wishing to develop skills of increased focus improve memory & releasing stress. Learn how mindfulness and meditation makes life better.This is training for people wishing to develop skills of meditation mindfulness and relaxation. All these…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07889 741772
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14
MAY
Your 5 at Bullring
Bullring Shopping Centre

BULLRING LAUNCHES YOUR 5FASHION AND BEAUTY EXPERTS TO OFFER TREND ADVICE FOR SUMMERYour 5 at Bullring is here to help shoppers shake up their wardrobe and makeup bags with five new looks just in time for summer. On Saturday 14th and Sunday…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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15
MAY
Frances
Birmingham Glee Club

Frances follows up Grow and stellar award nominations with Borrowed Time …

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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15
MAY
Psychic Fayre
The Longhorn

Psychic readings with experienced professional psychic readers offering one to one readings including Clairvoyance Tarot & Mediumship individual reader charges apply.Crystal experts The Crystal Cave will be there as well as offering Reiki Healing £7.5020mins.Pre‐book your reading andor healing session to avoid…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 674802
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17
MAY
edie2016
NEC

Brought to you by edie now the largest porfolio of sustainability information and resources edie2016 connects public and private sector energy and sustainability professionals with the information suppliers and ideas that can make their business more sustainable.What takes place during the two‐day…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01342 332072
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17
MAY
OandM and Lifecycle Management Strategies
Crowne Plaza Birmingham

.Now firmly established and into its 6th year the OandM and Lifecycle Management Strategies for CCGT Power Plants conference 17‐19 May 2016 Birmingham UK is designed to maximize opportunities for interaction discussion and peer to peer benchmarking.The agenda will deliver real‐life operationally…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 44(0)1212 003810
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17
MAY
Utility Week Live 2016
NEC

Utility Week Live is the UKs only exhibition event dedicated to the UKs gas electricity and water industries connecting Britains utilities to their suppliers contractors and partners. Taking place 17th ‐ 18th May 2016 at the NEC Birmingham it brings the vibrant…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01342 332103
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17
MAY
Brian Wilson
Symphony Hall

Brian Wilson at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Tuesday 17 May 2016. 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: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
MAY
Heather Peace
Birmingham Glee Club

Singer‐Songwriter and Actress returns to Birmingham on Come Home Tour…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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19
MAY
Just The Tonic Special - Birmingham
Just The Tonic Birmingham - The Comedy Loft

A Just the Tonic Special featuring Reginald D Hunter.More guests to be addded shortly.Artists Speakers: Reginald D. Hunter Adam Bloom Steve Harris Darrell Martin.URLs:Booking: http:atnd.it53835‐1Twitter: http:atnd.it53835‐2…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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20
MAY
Katherine Ryan
Town Hall Birmingham

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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