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

22
OCT
FREE taster session at the Aldridge Rock Choir
Committee Room Aldridge Community Centre

The local Aldridge choir is run by vocal teacher 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…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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22
OCT
Yinka Shonibare
Ikon Gallery

Yinka Shonibares exhibition at Ikon in 1999 was seminal. We now show Five Under Garments and Much More 1995 an early suspended installation that prefigures the artists mannequin works. Each piece mimics the structured corsetry of period noble dress but the dramatically…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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22
OCT
Blackberry Smoke
HMV Institute

Blackberry Smoke appears live in Birmingham West Midlands at HMV Institute on Wednesday 22 October 2014. For ticket prices to watch Blackberry Smoke at HMV Institute see the list of tickets available for Blackberry Smoke.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
OCT
Blood Brothers Touring
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre

Written by Willy Russell the legendary BLOOD BROTHERS tells the captivating and moving tale of twins who separated at birth grow up on opposite sides of the tracks only to meet again with fateful consequences.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
OCT
Clean Bandit
O2 Academy Birmingham

Coming together as a group in Cambridge in 2009 electronic group Clean Bandit first reached the top 40 UK charts with their single Mozarts House in 2013 and followed it up with chart topping single…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
OCT
Disney On Ice
Birmingham NIA

Your favorite Disney characters and stories brought to life with the artistry of ice skating to create an unforgettable family experience.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

22
OCT
Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic
NIA Birmingham

Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic at NIA Birmingham live on Wednesday 22 October 2014 in Birmingham West Midlands. For tickets to see Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic at NIA Birmingham see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
OCT
Prides
Sunflower Lounge

Prides at Sunflower Lounge in Birmingham on Wednesday 22 October 2014. 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: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Comedy Carousel
Birmingham Glee Club

Comedy Carousel ‐ A night of unique live entertainment with handpicked comedians from the top of the circuit audience interaction and live visual projections…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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23
OCT
FREE taster session at the Sutton Coldfield Rock C
Bishop Walsh Catholic School

The Sutton Coldfield Rock Choir is led by local musician Sonia Eyre. Over the past few years Rock Choir has entered British peoples hearts with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local communities. With performances…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
King of Pop - The Legend Continues
Bedworth Civic Hall

THE LEGEND CONTINUES... showcases the extraordinary talent of an impersonator who has performed in over 300 international shows in 58 different countries and is the ONLY impersonator to be associated with Sony MJJ Estate and MJs family.Led by the Worlds No.1 Michael…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02476 376707
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23
OCT
The Cadbury Sisters
Birmingham Glee Club

Headline show following supports with George Ezra The Staves Dry The River and Stornoway.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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23
OCT
Ghetts
O2 Academy 3 Birmingham

Ghetts at O2 Academy 3 Birmingham in Birmingham on Thursday 23 October 2014. 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: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
John Cooper Clarke
Town Hall Birmingham

Becoming famous during the punk rock era in the late 70's when he was known as The Punk Poet John Cooper Clarke's career has spanned FIFTY years bringing poetry to non‐traditional audiences and influencing musicians…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Nick Mulvey
Library, HMV Institute

Nick Mulvey at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Thursday 23 October 2014. 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…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
OCT
Rixton
O2 Academy 2 Birmingham

British PopRockR&B band Rixton made their US debut with Me And My Broken Heart EP on March 18. Following release the music video for the title track and their first single premiered on MTV worldwide…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
The Antlers
The Custard Factory

The Antlers at The Custard Factory in Birmingham on Thursday 23 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Antlers live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
Foster's Comedy Live With Jeff Leach
Jongleurs Birmingham

Eat Drink Laugh and Dance at Jongleurs Birmingham.Best arts and entertainment venue in Birmingham. Bar Risa and Jongleurs is a multi‐functional entertainment venue consisting of 6 rooms and 7 bars with a total capacity of 2400 people making it one of the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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24
OCT
The Original 30 Plus Party Scene
The Pavilion Suite

Brining on Back The Good Times... Relive Recapture The Tamla Motown And Soul Classics of The 60s and 70s at Our Monthly Motown Soul Party held in the Pavilion Suite which is the Perfect Setting for a Great Night Out Amongst…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01903 788711
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24
OCT
Coma
O2 Academy 2 Birmingham

Coma at O2 Academy 2 Birmingham in Birmingham on Friday 24 October 2014. 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: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Dave Giles
O2 Academy 3 Birmingham

Dave Giles at O2 Academy 3 Birmingham in Birmingham on Friday 24 October 2014. 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: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Raleigh Ritchie
HMV Institute Birmingham

Raleigh Ritchie at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Friday 24 October 2014. 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…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Real Estate
Library, HMV Institute

Real Estate at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Friday 24 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Real Estate live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
St Vincent
HMV Institute

St Vincent at HMV Institute in Birmingham on Friday 24 October 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch St Vincent live in the knowledge…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
OCT
Dr Hook tribute band
Cliff House

Meal & cabaret with Dr Hook 3 piece tribute band featuring all their hits with a touch of humour followed by mixed set of 60s 70s etc. Ring 01827 874942 to reserve a table.…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07818 455167
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25
OCT
Foster's Comedy Live: 25th October
Jongleurs Birmingham

Eat Drink Laugh and Dance at Jongleurs Birmingham.Best arts and entertainment venue in Birmingham. Bar Risa and Jongleurs is a multi‐functional entertainment venue consisting of 6 rooms and 7 bars with a total capacity of 2400 people making it one of the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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25
OCT
George Ezra
HMV Institute Birmingham

George Ezra at HMV Institute Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 25 October 2014. 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: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
OCT
Peter Andre
Symphony Hall

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
200 Faces
Quayside Tower,

A showcase of 200 faces each telling a story of its very own. This exhibition brings together the work of photographers whove all taken the face as their subject. Here we see the canvas on which all our emotions played out exposed.…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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26
OCT
JOHNNY CASH REVISITED
Crescent Theatre

Johnny Cash Revisited is a semi‐biographical show illustrating the transition of Johnny Cash from being a young gospel singer from Dyess Arkansas into the legendary recording artist known as THE MAN IN BLACK. Rick McKay and special guest Jodie McKay paying tribute…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01216 435858
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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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