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

27
FEB
Champions Of Magic - Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
Belgrade Theatre

Join our award winning team of tricksters for a spectacular night of mystery thatll keep you guessing for a long time to come.Witness stunning illusions including disappearances teleportation levitation and a heart stopping finale that sees one performer walk through the spinning…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 553055
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FEB
Funhouse Comedy Club
Nuneaton RFC

New Friday night comedy in Nuneaton.Funhouse Comedy Club which already runs successful nights at various venues all over the country is excited to announce the launch of their brand new comedy night at Nuneaton RFC.Funhouse Comedy Clubs are renowned for having exceptionally…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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27
FEB
WESTWOOD - STUDENTS FREE
Electric

Come and party with Westwood at Electric Birmingham for his Wavy Affair Students Edition.STUDENTS FREE ENTRY ALL NIGHTFree Westwood CD Giveaway Catch Westwood ripping down the set all night playing the biggest hip hop bashment afro beats R&B …

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07583 816766
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Coppelia Royal Ballet
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre

Coppelia Royal Ballet at Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre in Birmingham on Friday 27 February 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: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
FEB
Coppelia Royal Ballet
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre

Coppelia Royal Ballet at Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre in Birmingham on Friday 27 February 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Coppelia Royal Ballet tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
FEB
Slow Club
Sunflower Lounge

Slow Club at Sunflower Lounge in Birmingham on Friday 27 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Slow Club live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
FEB
Absolute Blondie
Coundon Social Club

Looking forward to a fantastic night at THE COUNDON SOCIAL CLUB with the Ultimate tribute to Blondie ‐ ABSOLUTE BLONDIE This hit packed show features all the Blondie songs you know and love plus the trademark Debbie Harry costumes.With both the MUSIC…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07779 723843
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28
FEB
Club MTV
JJ's, Coventry

Club MTV has returned and will be taking over JJs for one night only with special guests DJ R3wire and Varski plus special guests.A night not to be missed Lasers Co2 and lot and lots of giveaways.Drink Offers:£1.50 ‐ Selected Drinks Before…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL:
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28
FEB
Soul & Motown Night
Tamworth Sports Bar

Cellarfull of Soul with ex‐Meccaex‐radio soul show DJ Ric Simon playing Northern soulTamla Motown etc.…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07818 455167
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28
FEB
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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28
FEB
The Black Keys
LG Arena

The Black Keys are a band that have undergone quite a transformation since they emerged in 2001 from drummer Patrick Carneys basement with an album on an 8‐track recorder. That album The Big Come Up…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
MAR
Coventry Half - Charity Place - Stroke Association
Millenium Place

Coventry Half 2015Thudding hearts sweat‐drenched smiles pride and exhilaration its the Coventry Half Marathon. This fantastic half marathon on Sunday 1st March 2015 is a single lap run through Coventry City Centre and the countryside beyond. We have charity places available…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01527 903501
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01
MAR
Indoor Carboot
Arden Hall

Castle Bromwich Friends of Acorns are holding a Indoor Carboot on Sunday 1st March. Refreshments available. To reserve a table please contact Chris on 07946 220317…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07946 220317
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01
MAR
Tamworth Holistic & Spiritual Event
The Globe Inn

Come along for a day of relaxation and inspiration. There is plenty to explore at this great event with exhibitors offering a range of complementary therapies and healings retail stands and professional readers.The Globe Inn is conveniently located in the centre of…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 674802
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01
MAR
Wedding Fair
Great Barr Hotel

We are holding our Wedding Fair at the Great Barr Hotel on the 1st March.Free EntryFree Parking.Free Confetti Goody bag containing Confetti voucher and magazine.Free Revlon Makeup in our goody bag.Free Prize Draw to win 50 pounds on the day.Free Glass of…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07878 565699
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01
MAR
The Mavericks
Symphony Hall

The Mavericks at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Sunday 01 March 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Mavericks tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
MAR
Minor Prophets Who Are Major?
Purley Chase Centre

During the week we will be looking at the prophets Amos; Hosea; Micah; Haggai and Zechariah chapters 1 to 8 and Jonah. We will be studying some biblical passages and looking into some of the background and the situation at the…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01827 712370
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04
MAR
Barbara Dickson
Town Hall Birmingham

Now in her 61st year the writer singer actress and musician shows no sign of slowing down; keep your prancing Madonnas and flouncing Kylies Barbaras latest show serves to highlight her position as one…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
MAR
Chorus Welsh National Opera
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre

Chorus Welsh National Opera at Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre in Birmingham on Wednesday 04 March 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Chorus Welsh National Opera live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAR
The Veronicas
Library @ HMV Institute

The Veronicas at Library HMV Institute in Birmingham on Wednesday 04 March 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 imports all the…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
MAR
Comedy Carousel & Real Food Canteen
Birmingham Glee Club

Ladies and gentlemen welcome to a new era in live comedy. Not for the first time weve picked up the jumpers and moved the goalposts. Whenever you see the Comedy Carousel logo on a Thursday night show you can be sure to…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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05
MAR
Judith Owen
Birmingham Glee Club

Ebb & Flow album tour show following Richard Thompson collaborations.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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05
MAR
Psychic Fayre
The Selly Park Tavern

Love & Light Events presents to you ... A Psychic Fayre ... with experienced professional psychic readers offering one to one readings including Clairvoyance Tarot & Fortune Cards individual reader charges apply. Crystal experts The Crystal Cave will be there along with…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 674802
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05
MAR
Crufts
The NEC

Crufts is the BIGGEST and BEST celebration of dogs. Its a show stopping dog shopping fantastic family day out all under one woofShopping Heaven ‐ over 400 stands with special treats and offers for you and your dog.Fun in the Arena …

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

05
MAR
Yellowcard Less Than Jake
O2 Academy Birmingham

Yellowcard Less Than Jake at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Thursday 05 March 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 imports all…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
MAR
Jon Gomm
Birmingham Glee Club

Virtuoso acoustic guitarist whose fans include Stephen Fry David Crosby and Tommy Lee.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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06
MAR
Revelation
Purley Chase Centre

A workshop using the recently published Apocalypse Card Set. Enter the exciting world of the biblical Apocalypse. Discover the mysteries revealed in the breaking open of the seal of the Book of Life. …

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01827 712370
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07
MAR
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Century Theatre, Snibston Discovery Park

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01530 278444
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07
MAR
Hansel Gretel Welsh National Opera
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre

Hansel Gretel Welsh National Opera at Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre in Birmingham on Saturday 07 March 2015. 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…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
MAR
Katherine Jenkins
Symphony Hall

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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