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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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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Less Than Jake
Kasbah

Less Than Jake at Kasbah in Coventry on Saturday 01 August 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 service.…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
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13+ Summer Camp
Purley Chase Centre

Our theme this week is Biblical Miracles. During the week we will be exploring both Old and New Testament miracles. We shall travel from Babylon to the Desert of Zin turning Water into Wine and Walking on Water. We are planning the…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01827 712370
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Wedding Fayre
The Arden Hotel and Leisure Club

Come and visit our wedding fayre; Come and visit our wedding fayre; Free admission and parking. Over 50 top class local suppliers making the event an ideal one stop shop. Guided tours of our venue. …

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01675 445602
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Jurassic Adventures
Chelmsley Wood Shopping Centre

Come and see life‐size dinosaurs for FREE this summer at Chelmsley Wood including a 15 ft BrachiosaurusJurassic Adventures is taking place from Monday 3rd August to Sunday 16th August.In addition to our life sized dinosaur exhibition we have a GIANT roaring…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Networking and Mini-Workshops
Birmingham City Football Club

We will arrive ready for a full english breakfast at 7:30am. After breakfast everyone will get an opportunity to give a 60 second talk about what kind of business they are looking for. There will then be a prayer of blessing over…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07825 415771
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Hollywood Ending
O2 Academy Birmingham

Hollywood Ending at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Wednesday 05 August 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Hollywood Ending live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Bodyguard
Birmingham Hippodrome

The Bodyguard based on the smash hit film which starred Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston has now opened to rave reviews. Former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard Frank Farmer is hired to protect superstar Rachel Marron…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
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Comedy Carousel & The Real Food Canteen
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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Kate Voegele Tyler Hilton
O2 Academy Birmingham

Kate Voegele Tyler Hilton at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Thursday 06 August 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Kate Voegele Tyler…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Half price open practise and toboggan evening
Swadlincote Ski & Snowboard Centre

Come to the centre on a Friday night to enjoy an open practise session skiing or snowboarding or have some toboggan rides all half priceTo qualify for open practise you must be level 4 skiing or have passed module C snowboarding for…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01283 217200
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9-12 Summer Camp
Purley Chase Centre

A packed few days in the company of friends spending mornings looking at the Bible and seeing how the stories can relate to our ordinary life and experiences today. We have fun with practical and creative sessions e.g. model making art activities…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01827 712370
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Beatles Mania
North Birmingham Academy

The UKs leading contemporary choir Rock Choir are holding a Beatles Mania Workshop at North Birmingham Academy on Saturday 8th August It is a morning full of singing laughing and having some fun so if youre not sure what to do for…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 714276
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Goliath 2015
Grosvenor Casino Coventry

To be the best you have to beat the best.Goliath is now in its fifth consecutive year and is designed to give experienced and new players a taste of what its like to play in a Las Vegas style event for a…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01628 504076
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Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Polish Millenium Centre,

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.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…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07737 372242
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sinai psychic event
sinai house

Sinai has reputedly 168 ghosts some of these include a murderous monka regiment of ghost soldiersthe white lady the angry abbothung witches a sad mother and many many more Needless to say sinai is very haunted and was investigated by most haunted…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07936 402865
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A Wilhelm Scream
O2 Academy 3 Birmingham

A Wilhelm Scream at O2 Academy 3 Birmingham in Birmingham on Thursday 13 August 2015. 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…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Birmingham Record Fair
The Custard Factory

Burn your flip flops throw away your brolly ‐ the world famous VIP Record Fair roadshow returns to the area in mid August visiting Birminghams Custard Factory.Its Britains BIGGEST selection of vinyl CDs etc all placed together in an easy‐to‐find venue.…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01162 752815
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Birmingham Wine Tasting Experience Day
Bank Restaurant

Our Birmingham Wine‐Tasting Courses are Award Winning days suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast ‐ Taste 15 Wines 3 Course Lunch ‐ A Great Gift idea.Our Birmingham Wine‐Tasting Courses are Award Winning days out learning about…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 808367
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Taylor Caniff
O2 Academy 2 Birmingham

Taylor Caniff at O2 Academy 2 Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 15 August 2015. 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…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Great Barr Holistic & Spiritual Event
Collingwood Centre

There is plenty to explore at this great event with exhibitors offering a range of complementary therapies and healing retail stands and professional readers.This event is taking place at the very busy Collingwood Community Centre located just a couple of minutes walk…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 674802
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Berkswell Museum Opening
Berkswell Museum

Situated in the heart of a rural Warwickshire parish the Berkswell Museum is home to a fascinating collection of objects and memorabilia that span 450 years of local history.Since opening in 1981 the museums collection has continued to grow and features farm…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01676 522077
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The Fratellis
O2 Academy Birmingham

Meeting while working together at a travelling fairground and naming themselves The Fratellis which is Italian for brothers and not a Goonies reference they claim is the romantic start of one of Scotland's most interesting…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Miss Transgender Birmingham
The Penthouse at the Loft Lounge

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR SEPTEMBER 2015 EVENTS.Pageant FormatThere will be three rounds consisting of the following events:Casual catwalk3 Random questionsClubbing wear or your own fabulous creationGala catwalkPeoples favourite awardMTUK awardsOUR Host :Nicola Richards Final EventThe Cardiff final will consist of…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07432 550533
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Deerhoof
The Rainbow

Deerhoof at The Rainbow in Birmingham on Sunday 23 August 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Deerhoof live in the knowledge that youve…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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WESTWOOD – LADIES FREE – @ELECTRIC BIRMINGHAM
Electric

WestwoodWavy Affairbank holiday turnt up LADIES FREE ENTRY ALL NIGHTFriday 28th AugustElectric ‐ BirminghamWestwood ripping down the set all night playing the biggesthip hop bashment afro beats R&B house socaFree Westwood CD giveaway Electric1 Hurst StreetBirmingham B5 4ASLadies…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07583 816766
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Ghost Hunting with Ghost Hunt Live
The Old Gresley Hall

Join Ghost Hunt Live for the return of Friday Specials with a Ghost Hunt atGresley Old Hall near Swadlincote DerbyshireDate: 29th August 2015Gresley Old Hall HistoryGresley Old Hall is a 17th Century Grade II listed building and built on the site of…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Stoke Fest 2015
Stoke Golding Recreation Ground

Stoke Fest is a FREE charity open air music festival with a wide variety of music from well known local bands on the main stage including The UpBeatles The KamikazesGeneral Jack TBC Zaney J Marky T Men in Black The Crowned Rogues…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Marcia Griffiths
O2 Academy Birmingham

Marcia Griffiths at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 29 August 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: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day 2015
Edgbaston Cricket Ground

NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day 2015 at Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham on Saturday 29 August 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Sports

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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