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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TIG NOTARO - ‘BOYISH GIRL INTERUPTED’ TOUR 201
Birmingham Town Hall

One of the greatest performances I've ever seen SUNDAY TIMES CULTURELive has now gone on to sell over 100000 units which is unheard of for comedyalbums these days. During 2012 and this album release Tig has been reviewedand profiled by The New…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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England vs India 4th ODI
Edgbaston Cricket Ground

England vs India 4th ODI at Edgbaston Cricket Ground live on Tuesday 02 September 2014 in Birmingham West Midlands. For tickets to see England vs India 4th ODI at Edgbaston Cricket Ground see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Sports

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India Cricket
Edgbaston County Cricket Ground

India Cricket performs live at Edgbaston County Cricket Ground in Birmingham West Midlands on Tuesday 02 September 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for India Cricket at Edgbaston County Cricket Ground now.…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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One Day International
Edgbaston County Cricket Ground

Live One Day International ‐ One Day International playing at Edgbaston County Cricket Ground in Birmingham West Midlands on the Tuesday 02 September 2014. For sports event tickets see below.…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Sports

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Tig Notaro
Town Hall Birmingham

Tig Notaro at Town Hall Birmingham in Birmingham on Tuesday 02 September 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: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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5th September in Birmingham!Foster's Comedy Live
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 largest venues in Birmingham city. We offer…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08700 111960
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Cold Ocean Lies
Lichfield Garrick

The band were formed in Lichfield in early 2013 and feature Luke Brickett Haycock ‐ Guitar VocalsLuke Marvin ‐ Drums Arran Bick ‐ Bass Harry Lehmann ‐ Lead Guitar Their music is described as a dark dreamy grunge like psychedelic wall of…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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MisterNothing and Cold Ocean Lies
The Lichfield Garrick Theatre

MisterNothing plus Cold Ocean Lies only Lichfield show of 2014 Phussy Usual Suspects Tickets £6 ages 8 under 16 to be accompanied by an adultFour Local Bands showcasing their music at this intimate Studio Gig.Studio Gig…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lisa Stansfield
Symphony Hall

Known internationally for her first UK number one hit single All Around The World released in 1989 Lisa Stansfield is one of Britain's most treasured singers. A BRIT Award winning artist in 1991 and…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lisa Stansfield VIP
Symphony Hall

Lisa Stansfield VIP appears live in Birmingham West Midlands at Symphony Hall on Friday 05 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Lisa Stansfield VIP at Symphony Hall see the list of tickets available for Lisa Stansfield VIP.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Metallica Reloaded Guns2Roses
O2 Academy 3 Birmingham

Metallica Reloaded Guns2Roses at O2 Academy 3 Birmingham live on Friday 05 September 2014 in Birmingham West Midlands. For tickets to see Metallica Reloaded Guns2Roses at O2 Academy 3 Birmingham see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Ben Norris: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Family
Mac Birmingham

A one‐off preview performance of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Family a one‐man show exploring the father‐son relationship. Apples and Snakes in partnership with Arts Council England and mac birmingham presents Poetry Festival.Join UK all‐stars poetry slam champion Ben Norris for a…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02084 656147
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Birmingham Alternative and Burlesque Fair
The Institute

The Ultimate Alternative Shopping and Entertainment ExperienceHeresy n Heelz invites you to the UKs biggest touring Alternative Shopping and Entertainment ExperienceBurlesque Vintage Rockabilly Adult Lifestyle Gothic Alternative Steampunk Neo‐Victorian Clothing Accessories Jewellery Artwork Equipment and much more all…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07825 109111
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Peace and Poppyfields
St Mary's Parish ChurchAtherstone, Warwickshire

This is a two day flower and music event of local Memories of the Great War on the 6 September 10am to 4pm and 7 September 11am to 4 pm. There is an exhibition of 144 photographs of the 150 men from…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01827 712447
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Saturday Night 6th September in Birmingham!
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 largest venues in Birmingham city. We offer…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08700 111960
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Alternative Burlesque Fair
Library, HMV Institute

Alternative Burlesque Fair at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Saturday 06 September 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…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Holistic & Spiritual Event
Arden Hall

Awaken Your Senses with a day aimed to inspire uplift and stimulate the Mind Body & SpiritThere is plenty to explore at this great event with exhibitors offering a range of complementary therapies and healing retail stands professional readers and free talks…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 674802
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Art Garfunkel
New Alexandra Theatre

Born in 1941 Art Garfunkel is a Grammy Award‐winning US singer songwriter as well as a Golden Globe nominated actor. You probably know him better as one half of the celebrated folk band Simon…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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England vs India Cricket
Edgbaston County Cricket Ground

England vs India Cricket at Edgbaston County Cricket Ground in Birmingham on Sunday 07 September 2014. 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…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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NatWest International T20
Edgbaston Cricket Ground

NatWest International T20 at Edgbaston Cricket Ground live on Sunday 07 September 2014 in Birmingham West Midlands. For tickets to see NatWest International T20 at Edgbaston Cricket Ground see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Sports

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Jesus Jones
O2 Academy 3 Birmingham

Alternative dance band Jesus Jones reached the height of their fame in the late 80s and early 90s especially after the release of their single Right Here Right Now which is still extensively used by…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lee Mack Hit The Road Mack
Symphony Hall

The multi‐award winning star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You Lee Mack is going back on the road with his first live tour in 4 years. Expect his trademark brand of…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Cats
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre

Cats will be performing live Musicals at Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre on the Tuesday 09 September 2014 in Birmingham West Midlands. Buy tickets for Cats online.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Lee Bul
Ikon Gallery

This is the first UK solo exhibition of work by the Korean artist Lee Bul who is considered as one of the most important artists of her generation. Lee Bul's work is as visually compelling as it is intellectually sharp preoccupied especially…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01212 480708
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Tony Bennett
Symphony Hall

Tony Bennett at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Thursday 11 September 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 for…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Friday Night 12th September in Birmingham Fosters
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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Lee Mack
Symphony Hall

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10th Anniversary Celebration
Smethwick Heritage Centre

Week long celebration to Mark the 10th anniversary of SHC ‐ including rebranding to Smethwicks Museum in the Park and renaming of The David Bryant Exhibition Room. Exhibition entertainment activities and refreshments…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01215 557278
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Independent Food Fair
Millennium Point

Over 40 local businesses on the menu at Birmingham Independent Food Fair.End Time: 12:01 am…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01316 208620
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Propaganda Swing
Belgrade Theatre

Singers Swastikas and All That Jazz The jazz scene in 1930s Berlin was one of the most vibrant and exciting in the world ‐ a time captured brilliantly in Kander & Ebbs musical Cabaret. But what happened to those talented singers and…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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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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