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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Jewellery and Watch Birmingham Show
NEC Birmingham

Jewellery and Watch Birmingham ‐ the UKs largest display of stunning British and international jewellery and watch brands and designsJewellery and Watch Birmingham is a prestigious event showcasing influential British and international brands suppliers designers and specialists in loose gems diamonds watches…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)2030 332144
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01
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Spring Fair
NEC Birmingham

Spring Fair is the ultimate destination for home and gift buyers. Home to Europes biggest range of new innovative and exciting gift products Spring Fair is seamlessly edited to ensure the best buying experience. Its 13 dedicated sectors are filled with major…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)2030 332144
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Jack and the Beanstalk
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre

Jack and the Beanstalk at Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre live Pantomime on Sunday 01 February 2015 in Birmingham West Midlands. To compare ticket prices for the Jack and the Beanstalk event at Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
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Jagged Edge Joe
O2 Academy Birmingham

Jagged Edge Joe at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Sunday 01 February 2015. 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…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
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Kosheen
Library @ HMV Institute

Kosheen at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Sunday 01 February 2015. 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: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
FEB
FREE taster session at the Solihull Rock Choir
St Martin's School for Girls

Your local Solihull choir is run by singerpianist Sonia Eyre. The choir is for all ages and all the local West Midlands branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible events like the 20000 seat O2 Arena and Guinness…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
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FREE taster session at the Lichfield Rock Choir
King Edward VI School (Building behind the Leisure Centre)

The local Lichfield choir is run by singerpianist Sonia Eyre. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Sonia. Rock Choir members…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
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The History Boys
Belgrade Theatre

Voted the nations favourite play Alan Bennetts multi award‐winning The History Boys is set to return for 2015 touring the UK in a major new production opening here at the Belgrade.Winner of both Laurence Olivier and Tony Awards the play follows a…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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03
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Sam Bailey
Symphony Hall Birmingham

Winner of series ten of The X Factor in 2013 Sam Bailey has gone from strength to strength and is now in the enviable position of being a highly sought after performing artist. Following…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
FEB
A K Dolven: Please Return
Ikon

Ikon is pleased to present a new exhibition of work by A K Dolven one of Norways most prominent artists. Through a variety of media ‐ painting photography film and sound ‐ she is concerned essentially with the representation of sublime natural…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +441212 480708
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04
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FREE taster session at the Aldridge Rock Choir
Committee Room Aldridge Community Centre

Your friendly local Aldridge choir is run by vocal teacher Sonia Eyre. Our record‐breaking hit album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart‐topping singers and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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04
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Nastio Mosquito: DAILY LOVEMAKING
Ikon Gallery

This is the first solo exhibition of work by Nstio Mosquito emerging to be one of the most exciting artists of his generation.Using film and music theatrical performance video and installation Mosquito reflects on the nature of our globalised world. Rooted…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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04
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Russell Kane & Friends
Birmingham Glee Club

Russell Kane ‐ star of Live at the Apollo The Royal Variety Show Live at the Electric and more ‐ is stopping off at all The Glee Clubs on an exclusive comedy jolly. Hell be introducing his favourite comedians and treating you…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
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Life In Film
Hare & Hounds

Life In Film are an exciting four piece exuding the indie cool that British bands are so well known for. They combine the best aspects of the indie and pop music genres to create catchy…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
FEB
Comedy Carousel & Real Food Canteen
Birmingham Glee Club

Ladies and gentlemen welcome to a new era in live comedy. Not for the first time weve picked up the jumpers and moved the goalposts. Whenever you see the Comedy Carousel logo on a Thursday night show you can be sure to…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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05
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FREE taster session at the Sutton Coldfield Rock C
Bishop Walsh Catholic School

Your friendly local Sutton Coldfield choir is run by singerpianist Sonia Eyre. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Sutton Coldfield and wider West Midlands…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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Jimeoin
Birmingham Glee Club

Northern Irish stand‐up comedian and actor Jimeoin rose to prominence in Australia in the early 90's with his own TV show. Winning international acclaim at the Edinburgh Fringe Jimeoin is one of live stand‐up comedy's…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
FEB
Personal Regeneration
Purley Chase Centre

What changes in yourself do you want All sorts of possibilities come to mind. To be mentally healthy and free of anxiety and depression To have improved self‐awareness self‐esteem and self‐confidence To have a better quality of life and relationships and…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01827 712370
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06
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King Charles
HMV Institute Birmingham

When you are a classically trained musician who has mastered the guitar piano and cello in addition to singing I guess we can forgive you for taking the stage name King Charles. Real name Charles…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
FEB
Only a Day
Belgrade Theatre

Love is never so beautiful as on the first day.A fox and a wild boar keep watch over the hatching of a mayfly. Aware that it lives for only a day they are faced with a dilemma. Who cares about a mayfly…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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07
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Soul & Motown Night
Tamworth Sports Bar

Cellarful of Soul with ex‐Mecca & radio Soul Show DJ Ric Simon playing Northern Soul Tamla Motown etc. …

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07818 455167
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07
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The Best In Live Stand-up
Birmingham Glee Club

The Best In Live Stand‐up Comedy ‐ 4 brilliant comics from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit. …

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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07
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Aston Villa vs Chelsea FC
Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Chelsea FC at Villa Park in Birmingham on Saturday 07 February 2015. 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

07
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Gorgon City
HMV Institute Birmingham

Gorgon City at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 07 February 2015. 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…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
FEB
Hudson Taylor
Library @ HMV Institute

Hudson Taylor at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Sunday 08 February 2015. 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: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
FEB
Twelve Angry Men
Belgrade Theatre

Tom Conti Jeff Fahey William Gaminara and Robert Vaughn lead a star cast in ‘the classiest most intelligent drama in the West End’ – Sunday Telegraph.  Twelve jurors have murder on their minds and a…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
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Gaz Coombes
Glee Club Birmingham

After the success of his criticallyacclaimed debut solo album Gaz Coombes Presents... Here Come The Bombs Gaz Coombes has lined up some headline dates and is playing at O2 Academy Birmingham this October.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
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Saint Raymond
Library @ HMV Institute

Saint Raymond at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Monday 09 February 2015. 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…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
FEB
You Me At Six
LG Arena

Together since 2004 English rock band 'You Me at Six' released their debut album 'Take Off Your Colours' in 2008. They claim inspiration from American bands such as 'Blink 182' and 'Thrice' and have received…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
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You Me At Six All Time Low
LG Arena

You Me At Six All Time Low at LG Arena in Birmingham on Tuesday 10 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch You Me At Six All Time Low live Its knowing that youve got the best seats…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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