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
JUL
Big Family Festival
Dunton Hall

The Festival Ethos Here at BFF we realised as parents ourselves that if its family friendly festival thats packed full of entertainment then its a 3‐5hr motorway journey southbound that you will have to endure to find one that ticks all…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07547 977462
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30
JUL
Cellarful of Soul
Tamworth Sports Bar

DJ Ric Simon playing 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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31
JUL
Hacienda Classical
The Rainbow Arena

Hacienda Classical at The Rainbow Arena in Birmingham on Sunday 31 July 2016. 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: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
AUG
Practical workshop-based SEO training course
Crowne Plaza Birmingham

Birmingham‐based SEO courses are tailored to help you make the most of your internet marketing. This course provides business‐focused expert SEO training in Birmingham and around the West Midlands.Delivered to you by Think Cloud Studio in Birmingham we provide a range of…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01827 714753
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02
AUG
International Dance Teacher Conference
Elmhurst School For Dance

International Dance Supplies Ltd Europes largest wholesaler of dancewear and accessories has for the last five years produced a dance teacher conference at the prestigious Royal Ballet School Covent Garden. In an exciting change of format and location in response to Teachers…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01626 882206
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06
AUG
Ibiza Carnival - Cream / Space Ibiza / Cafe Mambo
Lab 11

Ibiza Carnival has been bringing the biggest ibiza brands to the UK for the last four years . Providing a day and night of madness and music the closest thing to the white isle youre going to get without jumping on a…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07888 879444
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06
AUG
Beres Hammond
O2 Academy Birmingham

Beres Hammond at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 06 August 2016. 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: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
AUG
Classic Transport Festival
Nuneaton Town Centre

The Mary Ann Evans Hospice is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year and we are delighted to announce that we have joined up with Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council Nuneaton Business Alliance and Findabiz to present a Classic Transport Festival on Sunday…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02476 865450
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07
AUG
Free Salsa Lessons for Over 50s
The Chinese Community Centre

Viva La DanceSalsa for the over 50s.Time to get your dancing shoes polished and put your best foot forward. Latin dance is here for you to have fun meet new people and get some light exercise.Venue: The Chinese Community Centre Bradford Street…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07730 368592
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10
AUG
No Briton Is An Island
Fountain Court,

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe theme for this exhibition is images of this sceptered Isle we call Britain. Home to a lost empire cultural diversity and with a moving landscape a Britain which…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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11
AUG
Death Spells
O2 Academy Birmingham

Death Spells at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Thursday 11 August 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 Death Spells live in the…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
AUG
Leicester Oktoberfest 2016
The Birmingham Nature Centre Car Park

. Welcome to the Birmingham Oktoberfest from 12.10.16 to 16.10.16This year the Oktoberfest will welcome you with a floored tentEnjoy the amazing atmosphere at the Birmingham Oktoberfest 12‐16.10 October 2016. Oktoberfest with German beer food and music is so much fun; lets…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02032 391408
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13
AUG
BIRMINGHAM MUSIC COMPETITION – OPEN MIC UK 2016
National Exhibition Centre

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Birmingham music competition are coming to the NEC in Birmingham. The Birmingham music competition is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy Spraggan Karen…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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13
AUG
BIRMINGHAM SINGING AUDITIONS – OPEN MIC UK 2016
National Exhibition Centre (NEC)

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Birmingham singing auditions are coming to The NEC in Birmingham. The Birmingham singing auditions is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy Spraggan Karen…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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13
AUG
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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13
AUG
Miranda Sings
Symphony Hall

Miranda Sings at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Saturday 13 August 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
AUG
Simla Dordon's Charity event
Simla Restaurant

. Simla Dordons Charity event for St Giles Hospice.£35 per personStart the evening with champagne and canaps followed by a stunning a 3 course banquet. Be wowed by magician Craig Petty from Sightly unusual performing mind boggling magic. Enjoy live music and…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01827 331111
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18
AUG
A-Level Results: The Big UV Bubble Party
JJ's

Prepare for the BIGGEST and craziest party of your life so far... This Thursday 18th August we will give you the big UV Bubble PartyFeaturing:‐ Lasers.‐ CO2 Jets.‐ Confetti Blasters.‐ UV Glowsticks.‐ UV Face Paint.‐ Finger lasers. ... And so much…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: N/A
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20
AUG
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just The Tonic Birmingham - The Comedy Loft

Just the Tonic Comedy Clubs top quality billing featuring Otiz Cannelloni Julian Deane Quincy David Morgan.Artists Speakers: Otiz Cannelloni Julian Deane Quincy David Morgan.URLs:RSVP: https:go.evvnt.com60173‐0Booking: https:go.evvnt.com60173‐2…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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20
AUG
NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day 2016
Edgbaston Cricket Ground

NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day 2016 at Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham on Saturday 20 August 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day 2016 tickets so weve done the…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Sports

24
AUG
Coventry Oktoberfest 2016
Broadgate

. We are serving a special brewed Bavarian beer and all the Oktoberfest food you love like Bratwurst Schnitzel and PretzelOKTOBERFESTOktoberfet TentMUSICComing from Bavaria our German band is ready to entertain you with a wonderful range of songs from traditional Oompa music…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02032 391408
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25
AUG
The Comedy Club Coventry
Coventry Rugby

Mandy KnightA stream of priceless gems The GuardianA true dame of British stand‐up Mandy Knight was the first female to compere The Comedy Store and many other previously men only bastions. A fully trained classical actress she initially chose stand up to…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 024762 311001
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26
AUG
Insomnia58, The UK's Biggest Gaming Festival
National Exhibition Centre

. Featuring GAME Fest for the first time the show including the expo halls will be open an extra day making it a four‐day show running from Friday to Monday. If you love video games then head to Insomnia58 at the NEC…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08458 681337
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26
AUG
Just The Tonic's Friday 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.Artists Speakers: Daliso Chaponda Josh Howie John Fothergill Billy Kirkwood.URLs:RSVP: https:go.evvnt.com60175‐0Booking: https:go.evvnt.com60175‐2…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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29
AUG
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

01
SEP
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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02
SEP
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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03
SEP
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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04
SEP
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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04
SEP
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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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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