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

24
OCT
Tuesday Salsa classes Erdington
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. Uksalsafeet has created a unique way of teaching salsa. Having researched various lessons at various other…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07961 514074
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25
OCT
Speed Dating in Birmingham
slug and lettuce

Speed Dating in BirminghamHow Speed Dating in Birmingham worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Birmingham you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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26
OCT
BrickLive - The Next Level
The Birmingham NEC

BRICKLIVE the ultimate day out for all LEGO fans is returning to the Birmingham NEC from 26th 29th October following successful events in London Belfast and Glasgow earlier this year. The team of brick‐fans behind the show are looking to finish…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02079 323697
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26
OCT
Dinosaur World
Belgrade Theatre

Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across unchartered territories to discover a pre‐historic world of astonishing and remarkably life‐like dinosaurs. Meet a host of impressive creatures including every childs favourite flesh‐eating giant the Tyrannosaurus Rex a Triceratops Giraffatitan and Segnosaurus…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02476 553055
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26
OCT
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both a green and free solution so the charity urges the local community in Birmingham to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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27
OCT
Halloween Weekend Shocker Part. 1
JJ's, Coventry

Dare to join us this Halloween Weekend Shocker Part 1A whole night of fright and dread planned.Full movie styler set dressingBlood curdling cocktailsMacabre style Ibiza club entertainersCO2 cannonsConfetti blastersUV lightingLasersGiveaways and moreLasersVenue: JJs Coventry The Sky Dome 2 Croft Road Coventry CV1…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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28
OCT
Birmingham Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vine to
Bank Restaurant

OurBirmingham Wine‐Tasting CoursesareAward Winningdays out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a fullonWine Tasting Experience Day‐ tasting 15 wines and learning and talking about wine…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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28
OCT
Halloween Weekend Shocker Part. 2
JJ's, Coventry

Do you want to play a gameAdvance tickets on sale... Why pay more on the doorVenue: JJs Coventry The Sky Dome 2 Croft Road Coventry CV1 3AZPriceprice 1: GBP 5.00Links: Booking: https:go.evvnt.com163140‐0…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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28
OCT
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Birmingham

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to Birmingham Featuring Adam Bloom Andrew Ryan Sol Bernstein and Ian BoldsworthWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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28
OCT
Let The Beat Hit 'Em
The Glee Club

The best Funk Soul Beats & Breaks from 9pm till late... With D JAY and special guests every Saturday from 12th August 2017…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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28
OCT
Short Introductory Talk
The Polish Millenium House,

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 Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07737 372242
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29
OCT
Blues Night at O'Neill's
O'Neill's Broad Street

On Sunday Dino Baptiste Night Train will bring a highly energetic performance to end your weekend on a hight note A pianist vocalist and entertainer with strong links to Blues Boogie Woogie and Rock & Roll so you know when you join…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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29
OCT
Muslim Marriage Events Birmingham - Aged Event - (
Tipu Sultan Majestic Dining

An event to provide a platform for people seeking a professional marriage partner is now taking place. It is open to everyone and all candidates will have an opportunity to interact with other individuals. Advisors will also be available to support and…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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29
OCT
Real Deal Comedy Jam Autumn Tour 2017 - Birmingham
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Birmingham

The Real Deal Comedy Jam is coming to your city with the hottest urban comedy stars taking the show on tour to five different venues in five different UK cities.The production will open on 29 September in Reading Berkshire before touring to…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07950 216833
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31
OCT
Daoiri Farrell
The Glee Club

Daoir is one of the most important traditional singers to emerge in the last decade Dnal LunnyDublin‐born singer and bouzouki player Daoir pronounced Derry Farrell is being hailed as one of most important singers to emerge from the Irish folk scene in…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07748 917201
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31
OCT
Mums Enterprise Roadshow - Birmingham
Cranmore Park

A free flexible work and business show is touring the UK aimed at helping mums on a mission. The child‐friendly events showcase services support and opportunities across retraining flexible careers and work and starting up or growing a business.The Mums…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01923 592255
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31
OCT
Real Driving Emissions: The Impact on Engineers
Thinktank Science Museum

This event is a unique opportunity to engage directly with regulators OEMs and those involved in vehicle testing to address the impact of the introduction of RDE package 3 and WLTP test cycles.Discuss the ongoing technical challenges with thought leaders in industry…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2079 731291
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01
NOV
European Steam Turbine Users Conference
Crowne Plaza

This is an open and interactive two day event designed to tackle strategic and operational themes for all steam turbine users. Regardless of your industry specific turbine design operating conditions and size as a steam turbine user you will find relevant content…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1212 003810
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02
NOV
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Ashby-de-la
The Lyric Rooms

Funhouse Comedy returns to the splendid Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch with another fantastic line‐up of top comedians.Headlining the night will be the charismatic and highly talented Sony Award winner Tom Wrigglesworth; comedian Radio and TV presenter and voice‐over artist who has had two…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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03
NOV
1st Friday Salsa Party
Oscott Social Club

Uksalsafeet are extremely excited to present our 1st Friday of the Month Salsa Party at Oscott Social Club 239 Witton Lodge Road Erdington. Uksalsafeet would like you come along and experience our warm friendly atmosphere at our parties. Each month guest…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07961 514074
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03
NOV
Counterfeit Seventies 70s
Century Theatre, Snibston Discovery Park

Having toured extensively with The Counterfeit Sixties show they now bring you their unique Seventies show from a decade of glam rock through to new wave music and everything in between. Featuring the music of Slade Sweet T.Rex The Bay City Rollers…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: (01530) 278444
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10
NOV
Foreverland comes to Birmingham
The Rainbow Venues

20 Cities : 30000 People : 1 Magical AdventureOur magical touring circus is coming to Birmingham.. Join us on an adventure through music time and space as we discover a new realm of the surreal. Merging debauchery and the paranormal ‐ when…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07912 691842
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10
NOV
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Birmingham
The University of Birmingham

Bramall Comedy Night in association with Funhouse Comedy brings another great night of laughter to The Bramall University of Birmingham.Headlining is winner of ITVs Show Me The Funny the instantly loveable and unique Patrick Monahan with his trademark hyperactive and freewheeling charm.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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10
NOV
Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show
The NEC, Birmingham

Enjoy the Meguiars Club Showcase vote in the Lancaster Insurance Pride of Ownership take a Dream Ride from the Sporting Bears garage or buy your next classic car or bike in the Silverstone Auctions two‐day sale. Theres also the Wheeler Dealers Live…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 08712 301088
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10
NOV
The Great Canadian Circus!!
Perry Park

The worlds most dangerous circus act Team Brazil in The Splitting Globe of Death with motorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph this act has to be seen to be believed. Direct from Monte Carlo Circus Festival Gold…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07563 727206
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10
NOV
The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with D
NEC Birmingham

The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show with Discovery is the seasons grand finale of the classic motoring calendar so please join us in celebrating some of the worlds finest cars before they are stored away for the winter. The show brings together…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02073 848140
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12
NOV
Duke Special
Birmingham Glee Club

For his thousands of fans he is known as Duke Special. But for his family friends and loved ones he is their dear Peter Wilson. Lisburn North Ireland witnessed the birth of this very…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
NOV
National Glass Fair
National Motorcycle Museum

Original major specialist event with around 80 exhibitors selling a mix of glass of all genres and periods from Georgian drinking glasses to striking sculptural contemporary pieces.Exhibition refreshments and free parking.…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07887 762872
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16
NOV
Funny Women With Noreen Khan
Birmingham Glee Club

Noreen Khan is a hugely popular radio and TV presenter. She currently presents her show on BBC Asian Network weekdays from 1:30‐5pm and listening figures regularly prove she has the most listened to Asian radio show in the UK.Her warm and natural…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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17
NOV
Only Fools and 3 Courses Interactive Dinner Show i
Plough and Harrow Hotel

Join us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to plan with Del Rodney and Uncle…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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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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