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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Avenue Q
The Abbey Theatre

Avenue Q tells the funny story of Princeton a US college graduate who has moved to the New York neighbourhood of Avenue Q in order to discover his purpose in life. Full of hilarious…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Tabitha
Trinity Church Hall

This whodunnit play is presented by the Trinity Players.It centres around three ladies a cat and a landlady. The play is written by Arnold Ridley & Mary Cathcart Bore.…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01455 440954
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Just The Tonic's Friday 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 Mike Wilmott Brennan Reece Paul Myrehaug and Mandy KnightWe 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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Velvet Candi - SOUL DIVAS
Actress & Bishop

Velvet Candi are kicking off 2017 with the sound of the SOUL DIVAS and the amazing vocals from THE VOICEs Letitia George who will be on stage belting out the massive tunes from Tina Turner Aretha Franklin Diana Ross Beyonce and many…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07890 202375
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Adventures in Time and Musicals
The Abbey Theatre

Adventures in Time and Musicals is a family variety show taking you on a journey to save the Avenue Q puppets. Join our cast as they venture into different musical lands to find each puppet and save the NAODS show.Enjoy musical numbers…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07773 045816
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Cellarful of Soul
Tamworth Sports Bar

DJ Ric Simon plays the best in northern soul and Tamla Motown etc.…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07818 455167
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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 Mike Wilmott Brennan Reece Paul Myrehaug and Mandy KnightWe 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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TIMAYA LIVE IN THE MIDLANDS
TRUTH NIGHTCLUB

Afrobeats Superstar and Sensation TIMAYA performs Live in the MIDLANDS.After the wait for years TIMAYA has finally Billed to have a Midland Performance of all his Hit songs the Prestigious Truth Nightclub. This is one Night not to be missed.Venue:…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: Seew ebsite
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Horace's Magical Chocolate Party
JJ's

On Bank Holiday Sunday 30th April we will be unlocking the golden gates and welcoming you to Horaces Emporium of DreamsHoraces little workers have been busy working away transforming JJs in their very own chocolatey sweet filled factory. Join us for tricks…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL:
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Richard Jones 'The Power of Imagination' Tour 2017
Abbey Theatre

The current winner of Britains Got Talent magician and soldier Lance Corporal Richard Jones has announced his first UK tour. The tour starts on 23rd April at the MK11 in Milton Keynes and culminates at the Arts Centre in Haverhill on Friday…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 327359
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Sunday Salsa Classes Birmingham Hockley
The Blue Orange Theatre

Salsa for Everyone. A mixed salsa dance lesson where everybody is made to feel welcome and the fun steps and routines are accessible absolute beginners. For more details text: 077303 68592.Fun Mixed level salsa class: Have fun. Meet new friends locally. Learn…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07730 368592
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MAY
An Evening with Alberto El Patron
The Glee Club Birmingham

Inside The Ropes is thrilled to announce that ALBERTO EL PATRON will be joining us for an UNCENSORED Evening with show.Patron had a hugely successful stint in WWE where he was a Royal Rumble winner Money In The Bank winner 2 Time…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 08714 720400
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Special Events Tour Show An Evening with Alberto E
The Glee Club Birmingham

Inside The Ropes is thrilled to announce that ALBERTO EL PATRON will be joining us for an UNCENSORED Evening with show.Patron had a hugely successful stint in WWE where he was a Royal Rumble winner Money In The Bank winner 2 Time…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 08714 720400
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All Or Nothing
Belgrade Theatre

In 1964 a new phenomenon exploded onto the dingy British streets. It was the essence of all that was cool. It was Mod. Mods stuck two fingers up at the class‐ridden society and its dull redundant culture. They were working‐class free spirits…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02476 553055
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MAY
The Good Old Days
The Abbey Theatre

Come Come Come and sing songs with us Classic old time music hall capers.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07500 204389
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05
MAY
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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Fawlty Towers
Norten Fields Venue

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the only way they no how. Chaos and mayhem are served in…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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MAY
Rob Rouse
Birmingham Glee Club

Come and see Rob do what he does best ‐ honest frank seriously funny stand‐up. The star of Mad Mad Mad World ITV1 8 out of 10 Cats C4 Dave's One Night Stand Dave…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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MAY
Sinatra Spectacular
The Abbey Theatre

Join this sensational 20 piece big band for an evening of Sinatra swing classics. Vocalist Vic Clements performs all‐time favourites such as: My Way Witchcraft Night and Day Come Fly With Me and many more.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Omid Djalili Schmuck For a Night
Symphony Hall

Omid Djalili Schmuck For a Night at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Friday 05 May 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Omid Djalili Schmuck For a Night live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
MAY
Birmingham Wine Tasting Experience Day
Bank Restaurant

. Our Birmingham Wine‐Tasting Courses are Award Winning days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a full on Wine Tasting Experience Day ‐ tasting…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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Bubble Rush 2017!
Bramcote Barracks

The amazing 5k Bubble Rush fun run is back with plenty of bubbles and masses of fast frothy foamy family funWhether you choose to run walk dance or skip round the 5k course youll be covered from head to toe in coloured…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02476 865439
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06
MAY
Netherseal Camp Tanzania Live Music FundraiseEvent
Netherseale St Peters Sports Club

This is an exciting new music event that will be showcasing a variety of talented musicians bands artists and performers from around the UK. Performing arts including fire poi and fire hooping. Fully stocked bar with real ale as well as stalls…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07967 963286
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MAY
Sounds of the Four Tops
Tamworth Sports Bar

Sounds of the Four Tops featuring American vocalist Freddie Lee Peterkin plus DJ Ric Simon.group & dj supplied by Centre‐tainments 07818 455167…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07818 455167
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06
MAY
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Core Theatre

Having toured since 2007 The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees that stretch across all manner of…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01217 046962
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07
MAY
A Fusion of Music and Dance 2017
Symphony Hall

This is the perfect night out for the whole family Over 300 musicians dancers and choirs will perform an eclectic mix from Classical to Rock with tracks from The Beatles Sam Smith Bruno Mars Stevie Wonder J Bon Jovi and lots…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01564 772831
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MAY
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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King of Pop - The Legends Continues UK Tour 2017
New Alexandra Theatre

Introducing Navi the man that has been chosen by Hollywood to portray Michael Jackson in an upcoming Lifetime TV movie about the star is bringing his incredible tribute show King Of Pop featuring Jacksons very own guitarist to the UK this Spring.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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The Chinese State Circus - Dynasty
Sheldon Country Park

The internationally acclaimed Chinese State Circus is coming back after a break of three years returning to its roots in an innovatively spectacular new production DYNASTY.The incomparable Chinese State Circus will be playing at Sheldon Country Park Birmingham from Tuesday 9th…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 155228
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grease Singalong
The Abbey Theatre

From the producers of the smash hit Sing‐A‐Long‐A Sound of Music. This fully interactive screening of the classic film with on‐screen subtitles is The one that you want.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 02476354090(Mon/Tueda yonly)
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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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