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

19
DEC
Best In Live Stand-up Comedy
Glee Club Birmingham

The Best In Live Stand‐up Comedy ‐ 4 brilliant comics from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit. Our classic comedy club show format in December. We have early shows main room shows and late shows‐ 4 premier live comedians‐…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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19
DEC
Friday Night in Birmingham! Foster's Comedy Live
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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19
DEC
Jack and the Beanstalk
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre

Jack and the Beanstalk at Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre live Pantomime on Friday 19 December 2014 in Birmingham West Midlands. To compare ticket prices for the Jack and the Beanstalk event at Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
DEC
Jersey Boys
New Alexandra Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
DEC
UB40
O2 Academy Birmingham

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
DEC
Saturday Night in Birmingham!Foster's Comedy Live
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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20
DEC
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
JJ's, Coventry

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to something spectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from the Circus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest most spectacular…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07734 805817
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20
DEC
Aston Villa vs Manchester United
Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Manchester United at Villa Park in Birmingham on Saturday 20 December 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Aston Villa vs Manchester United tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

20
DEC
Carols By Candlelight
Symphony Hall

Carols By Candlelight at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Saturday 20 December 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Carols By Candlelight tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
DEC
Christmas Classics
Symphony Hall

Christmas Classics at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Saturday 20 December 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Christmas Classics live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
DEC
The Enemy The Twang
O2 Academy Birmingham

The Enemy The Twang at O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham on Saturday 20 December 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…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
DEC
Russell Howard
LG Arena Birmingham

Award‐winning comic Russell Howard and regular on BBCs Mock The Week hits the road to bring his unique comedy style to a discerning crowd of fans. Born in Somerset England Russells awards include Zoo…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
DEC
Russell Howard Wonderbox
LG Arena

One of Britain's funniest and most successful comedians Russell Howard returns to delight his UK audiences with his first live stand‐up tour in three years. Russell promises more of his trademark upbeat and razor‐sharp…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
DEC
Christmas Carol Singalong
Symphony Hall

Christmas Carol Singalong at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Monday 22 December 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 companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
DEC
Tribute to Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
Nailcote Hall Hotel

Paying tribute to the iconic music of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons and the award winning musical The Jersey Boys. The falsetto singing and energy of Jersey 4.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02476 466174
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24
DEC
Christmas Eve 2014
JJ's, Coventry

Enter our fully transformed Winter WonderlandIndoor snow giant CO2 cannons UV cannons laser show and much much moreAdvanced tickets on sale now buy both Christmas and NYE for £9.00 only and get a free Friday or Saturday in January.Drink Offers:£2.00 ‐ Selected…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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24
DEC
The Glory of Christmas
Symphony Hall

The Glory of Christmas at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Wednesday 24 December 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Glory of Christmas live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
DEC
Boxing Day 2014
JJ's, Coventry

Need an escape route from the relatives There is only one place to be this Boxing Day.Free entry before 11:00pm with your Christmas jumper.Drink Offers:£2.50 ‐ Selected Drinks All NightAdmission Information:£5.00 entry £4.00 online…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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27
DEC
Glenn Miller Orchestra
Symphony Hall

Prepare yourself for a fantastic trip down memory lane as Musical Director Ray McVay leads the official Glenn Miller Orchestra along with the Moonlight Serenaders our wonderful vocal group Jan Messeder and Colin Anthony on…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
DEC
Last Night of the Christmas Proms
Symphony Hall

Last Night of the Christmas Proms at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Saturday 27 December 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
DEC
Aston Villa vs Sunderland AFC
Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Sunderland AFC at Villa Park in Birmingham on Sunday 28 December 2014. 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…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

28
DEC
Glorious Handel By Candlelight
Symphony Hall

Glorious Handel By Candlelight at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Sunday 28 December 2014. 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…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
DEC
The Very Best of John Williams
Symphony Hall

The Very Best of John Williams at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Sunday 28 December 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
DEC
The Sound of Musicals
Symphony Hall

The Sound of Musicals at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Monday 29 December 2014. 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…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
DEC
Beethovens Ninth
Symphony Hall

Beethovens Ninth at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Tuesday 30 December 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Beethovens Ninth live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
DEC
New Years Eve 2014
JJ's, Coventry

Join us for our biggest party of the year featuring our Video Countdown glitter cannons entertainers confetti bombs pyrotechnics and much moreAdvanced tickets on sale now Buy both Christmas and New Years Eve for just £9.00 and get free entry on a…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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31
DEC
New Years Eve Comedy Show
Birmingham Glee Club

Celebrate the New Year at award‐winning comedy clubs. New Years Eve is always an extra special night of comedy at The Glee Clubs. Come along and join us for our favourite night of year.Be sure to book as early as possible ‐…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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01
JAN
Day One Festival Birmingham New Years Day 2015
Street Arena

For a select few thousand people who did the right thing and attended Day One Festival on January 1st 2014 their year got off to a magical and memorable start. The festival was such a legendary event that the whole thing is…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: +447961 424527
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JAN
Aston Villa vs Crystal Palace
Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Crystal Palace at Villa Park in Birmingham on Thursday 01 January 2015. 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 companies…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

03
JAN
The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy
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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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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