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

26
MAY
Funhouse Comedy Club
Burton Brewhouse Arts Centre

Following last months launch night Funhouse Comedy Club returns to the Brewhouse Arts Centre Burton on Trent for another great night of laughter.Headlining will be Ivan Brackenbury one of the most outrageously funny character comics on the circuit with a high‐energy show…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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26
MAY
The Comedy Club Coventry
Coventry Rugby

The Comedy Club Coventry at Coventry Rugby on Thursday 26th May. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV. Host Comedian ‐ Kevin McCarthy The Ad Lib Expert The Stage Club Mirror Comedian of the Year Award Winner Once seen never forgotten Kevin…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 231100
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27
MAY
Gordon Lightfoot
Symphony Hall

Gordon Lightfoot at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Friday 27 May 2016. 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 prices…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
MAY
Peter Doherty
The Empire

Peter Doherty at The Empire in Coventry on Friday 27 May 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 Peter Doherty live in the knowledge…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
MAY
King of Pop - The Legend Continues
Civic Hall Bedworth

KING OF POP ‐ THE LEGEND CONTINUES... showcases the extraordinary talent of an impersonator who has performed in over 350 international shows in 61 different countries and is the ONLY impersonator to have been associated with Michael Jackson Sony Music MJJ…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02476 376707
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28
MAY
Regression Sessions: The Space Safari - Birmingham
Rainbow Venues

The UKs favourite touring club brand and immersive party experience Regression Sessions is back on the road again this summer. Yet another host of memorable events are set to take place under the banner of The Space Safari across 4 storied UK…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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28
MAY
Yoga & Nutrition | Hormone Rebalance Workshop
Barefoot Birmingham

Nutrition & yoga workshop & aimed at reducing your hormone related health conditions & weight issues. Spotlight on hypo & hyperthyroidism oestrogen imbalances diabetes & stress.This is a workshop designed to share knowledge about nutrition and holistic healing aimed at reducing health…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07889 741772
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29
MAY
Toxic
JJ,s, Coventry

Laser Show Glowsticks Mutant Aliens Scary Zombies UV Facepaint CO2 Decontamination Cannons FREE finger Lasers. Glow in the dark RADIOACTIVE Cocktails ‐ Fantasy Fishbowls.Can you Survive Admission Information: £5.00 entry £4.50 onlineFree entry before 11:00pm.Category:…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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29
MAY
Wonderful World of Trains & Planes Mini Motofest
Wonderful World of Trains & Planes

A mini Motofest event featuring performance cars from the UKs largest city centre car festival is to roar into action at The Wonderful World of Trains and Planes WWTP Birminghams newest family attraction. WWTP will host cars of all shapes and sizes…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01212 274000
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30
MAY
Bonnie Raitt
Symphony Hall

No matter if it's blues rock or even R&B Bonnie Raitt is the woman's voice of American music. Singing and playing guitar since she was 12 the daughter of Broadway performer John Raitt Bonnie has…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
MAY
Dappled Light Exhibition
Emporium Art Gallery

North Shropshire based Artist Morven Browne was brought up in Dumfriesshire. Inspired by her rural background and the relationship of movement and light within the natural world she has created a series of sculptural forms that reflect the ever changing and ephemeral…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01543 256624
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31
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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31
MAY
Nicholas McCarthy One Handed Pianist Tour
Lichfield Cathedral

.See Nicholas McCarthy the worlds only one‐handed star pianist play a dazzling concert of repertoire from his classical chart topping Warner Classics Album ‐ Solo. Call 0800 411 8881 for tickets.Nicholas McCarthy was born in 1989 without his right hand and only…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07967 465589
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01
JUN
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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02
JUN
Psychic & Holistic Fayre
Aldridge Community Centre

Psychic readings with experienced professional psychic readers offering one to one readings including Clairvoyance Tarot & Mediumship individual reader charges apply.Also holistic therapy tasters plus stalls including crystals skincare and gifts.Pre‐book your reading andor healing session to avoid disappointment by calling Karen…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 674802
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02
JUN
Beverley Knight
Symphony Hall

Born in Wolverhampton West Midlands Beverley Knight continues to pack in the crowds on her latest tour. Dubbed the UK Queen of Soul and drawing comparisons to the likes of Aretha Franklin and Sam…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
JUN
Max and Ivan
Birmingham Glee Club

Welcome to Sudley‐on‐Sea. Take a look around. You dont have long. Seriously. Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award winners and Melbourne Barry Award nominees Max and Ivan embark on their first UK tour to tell an epic narrative sketch comedy tale about the hopes…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
JUN
Mantra, Meditation & Movement Workshop Class
Edgbaston Priory Tennis Club

This is a workshop for people wishing to explore mantra movement and meditation. Learn techniques to increase inner harmony insight & intuition.This is workshop is for people wishing to develop skills of meditation mantra and self discovery. Learn techniques help you go…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07889 741772
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04
JUN
Tamworth urban arts and sports festival
castle grounds

Nue are delighted to come back this year with a bigger and better event than ever.With up to 100 of the UKs finest graffiti and street artists making the journey there is sure to be something for everyones tastes in art while…

Location: 0.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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05
JUN
Birmingham Diamond League | Alexander Stadium
Alexander Stadium

The 2016 outdoor season will kick off in style with the prestigious Birmingham Diamond League on Sunday 5 June.Part of the global IAAF Diamond League series the event at the Alexander Stadium will attract the biggest names in athletics from across the…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08000 556056
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05
JUN
Zip Wire and Family Fun Day
Edgbaston Cricket Ground

Fancy an exhilarating zip wire experience Travel 30mph to celebrate 30 years of NICEThis is your chance to fly at 30mph across one of the most iconic sports venues in the Midlands.Bring the whole family to join in with this exhilarating day…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01214 425559
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07
JUN
Role of the Non-Executive Director - Birmingham
IoD West Midlands, Library of Birmingham

This comprehensive programme is designed to equip you with practical strategies to build your network raise your profile to secure an appointment and add value in the boardroom. As demand for non‐executive directors continues to rise within multiple sectors it has never…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02077 662601
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07
JUN
Adam Ant
Symphony Hall

In a career spanning more than 35 years Adam Ant has had ten top 10 singles with his band Adam and the Ants and also as a solo artist with 3 reaching the number 1…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
JUN
Improving Board Dynamics
CBSO Centre, Ratcliff Room

This interactive taster session considers the important interplay and balance of board dynamics exhibited at board level focusing on how to improve interaction behaviour and relationships in board meetings. In this focused introduction to the topic you will have the opportunity to…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1216 431868
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08
JUN
Walking On Cars
O2 Academy 2 Birmingham

Walking On Cars at O2 Academy 2 Birmingham in Birmingham on Wednesday 08 June 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…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
JUN
Bonjour Football: Euro Championships
Rileys Sports Bar Birmingham

For the first time the European Championship final tournament will be contested by 24 teams having been expanded from the 16‐team format used since 1996. Under this new format the finalists will contest a group stage consisting of six groups of four…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07931 084669
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11
JUN
Clipping the Church
St Barnabas Church

Clipping the Church by Tereza BuskovaSt Barnabas Church High Street Erdington Birmingham B23 6SYSaturday 11 June 2016 3‐6pm This summer Czech artist Tereza Buskova will adorn a Birmingham church with ornate baked bread and encircle it with a living garland of 100…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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11
JUN
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: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07737 372242
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11
JUN
Prince Party!
SO Mezze & Lounge

Prince Party celebrates the legacy of Prince by taking the audience on a kaleidoscope of the late great artists music from his early recordings in the late Seventies through to the epic anthems of the Eighties to the funk inspired Nineties into…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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11
JUN
Yoga & Nutrition | Holistic Health for Women
Barefoot Birmingham

This workshop is designed to introduce you to nutrition and holistic womens health. The workshop will cover many aspects of womens health including menstrual problems fertility menopause and breast cancer. Overview of the womens issues and the key health risks:‐ Dietary guidance…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07889 741772
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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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