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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Arena Games
Arena Shopping Park

Join Arena Shopping Park on Friday 25th August between 12‐4pm for their FREE Arena Games event.This will be a fun‐filled day of sporting activities and craft workshops for kids.Hold your nerve in an egg and spoon race jump for glory in the…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02476 705830
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Insomnia61
National Exhibition Centre

.Insomnia returns to the NEC Birmingham on 25th ‐ 28th August for its biggest show yet. Insomnia61 brings gamers from around the world together for four days of entertainment & community from across all walks of gaming.Are you part of the 1Billion…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 08458 681337
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Insomnia61, the biggest gaming festival in the UK
The National Exhibition Centre

Many of the most recognisable faces across YouTube and British gaming will be attending including Syndicate Yammy XOX iBallisticSquid and more to be announced. YouTube fans of all ages can head to the Meet & Greet area to ask questions get advice…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)8445 810800
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Birmingham Auditions for TheVoice to Win OpenMicUK
The NEC

BIRMINGHAM OPEN MIC UK AUDITIONS ARE LOOKING FOR THE VOICE TO WOW THE JUDGES AT OPEN MIC UK 2017Have you got the voice Audition dates for Birmingham Open Mic UK have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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BIRMINGHAM OPEN MIC UK MUSIC COMPETITION
National Exhibition Centre

BIRMINGHAM OPEN MIC UK MUSIC COMPETITION 2017 AUDITION DATES RELEASEDMusic competition auditions dates for Birmingham Open Mic UK Music Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking hereOpen Mic UK have announced their auditions dates for…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 784694
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Birmingham Songwriting Competition
National Exhibition Center

BIRMINGHAM FUTURE MUSIC SONGWRITING COMPETITION 2017 PERFORMANCE DATES RELEASEDSongwriting Competition performance dates for Birmingham Future Music Songwriting Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Future Music 2017 by clicking hereFuture Music have announced their performance dates for the Birmingham Songwriting Competition…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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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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Peter Pan
Mac Birmingham

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present an all new production of Peter Pan. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the enchanting mermaids magical fairies and…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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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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SONIA SABRI COMPANY - LOK VIRSA: BEYOND BORDERS
Library of Birmingham

Sonia Sabri Company invites you all to come along and enjoy our exciting day of events that brings a flavour of the arts and culture of South Asia. The festival will be taking place as an extension of the Connecting Stories exhibition…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01216 223135
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All Stars of Comedy
The Glee Club

All Stars Of Comedy Fresh from their recent GLEE Sell‐out. The hugely successful international comedy clash is back with an almighty bang...This seasons all‐star line‐up features is joint headlined by KOJO one of the UKs King of Comedy recently toured with Chris…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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All Stars of Comedy: International Showcase
The Glee Club

All Stars Of Comedy Fresh from their recent GLEE Sell‐out. The hugely successful international comedy clash is back with an almighty bang...This seasons all‐star line‐up features is joint headlined by KOJO one of the UKs King of Comedy recently toured with Chris…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Bank Holiday Sunday
JJ's, Coventry

Summer is almost so We have another big Bank Holiday for you... Free entry before 11:00pmLasers Co2 facepainting giveaways and so much more...Drink Offers:50 off all drinks before midnightAdmission Information:£6.00 standard entry £4.00 onlineVenue: JJs Coventry The Sky Dome Croft Road Coventry…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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Muslim Marriage Events Birmingham
Tipu Sultan Majestic Dining

Open Event Open to all MuslimsAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage 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…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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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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Practical workshop-based SEO training course in Bi
Crowne Plaza Birmingham

Delivered to you by Think Cloud Studio in Birmingham we provide a range of practical workshop‐based SEO social media and internet marketing training courses for groups and on a 1:1 basis. 4 Steps1. SEO Training Workshop Classroom Based. 2017 Agenda.2. Agenda Day…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01827 714753
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Speed Dating in Birmingham
Stirlings Bar

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

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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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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Product Earth Expo: Hemp and Cannabis Music Event,
The Rainbow Venues

VIP TICKETS ONLY ON FRIDAYTHE MUSIC VILLAGE AND FESTIVAL TIMES‐Visit our website for pictures of set times you can save to your mobile device.FRIDAY 01 SEPTEMBER 2017:VIP TICKETS ONLY8pm ‐ 2amHatcha and Friends TakeoverModestepHatcha & Crazy DKenny Ken & MC FearlessVirus SyndicateArridimSATURDAY…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Summer Fun Showcase
Birmingham Glee Club

The Summer Fun ShowcaseKidzEntertainment brings family fun to Glee this during the summer. Join some of the finest acts in the country for an afternoon of fun. This show is for ages 6 and upwardsAlcohol will not be served at this event…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08714 720400
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The Indians Are Coming
Birmingham Glee Club

The Chuckle Singhs host a night of top comedy including Sunil Patel Jay Sodagar Sukh Kaur Ojla & Mickey Sharma. Chuckle Singhs Bob & Danny provide banter and audience interaction to entertain and keep any event moving. …

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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200 Hours Yoga Teacher Training Course
Shakti Yoga Peeth

Shakti Yoga Peeth is setting the pace for the Yoga teacher training programs for you in natures wonderful lands Yoga Teacher Training in Pokhara Nepal. It is a great opportunity for you to enchant your life with divinity healthy and blissful…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +919557 895321
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Comedy Tour Show - Owen Benjamin
The Glee Club

Owen Benjamin is a comedian and actor best known for his hilarious blend of stand‐up and musical comedy. He has appeared in the movies The House Bunny 2008 Alls Faire in Love 2009 Jack and Jill 2011 and Staten Island Summer 2016…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Midland Potter Exhibition
Emporium

Emporium is delighted to host a dynamic and eclectic exhibition by members of the Midland Potters Association; the gallery in the heart of Lichfield City will exhibit the work of 18 studio potters for the entire month of September. The MPA is…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01543 256624
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Owen Benjamin
Glee Club Birmingham

Feel My HeatStraight from New York Owen Benjamin embarks on a UK tour with a must‐see show that blends music and stand up comedy. All under 25s may be asked to produce valid ID See FAQsADVANCE PRICE£15.00Show Entry£12.50Student Entry ‐ dated ID…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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Owen Benjamin - Feel My Heat
The Glee Club

Owen Benjamin is a comedian and actor best known for his hilarious blend of stand‐up and musical comedy. He has appeared in the movies The House Bunny 2008 Alls Faire in Love 2009 Jack and Jill 2011 and Staten Island Summer 2016…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Special Events Tour Show Robert Webb
The Glee Club

Comedian Actor Writer Mitchell & Webb Peep Show discusses his new book How Not To Be A BoyFollowing ten series of Peep Show and alongside Back the new Mitchell and Webb sitcom comes part‐memoir part call‐to‐arms from the award‐winning and hilariously funny…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Ashby-de-la
The Lyric Rooms

Funhouse Comedy returns to the delightful Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch for another night of fun and laughter.Headliners The Noise Next Door who have appeared on BBC One BBC Three ITV1 BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 4 and have performed alongside the likes…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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Birmingham Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'World of
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: Lifestyle

TEL: 08456 808367
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Introduction to Lino Printing
Jewellery Quarter

Design and cut a lino tile that will be printed onto a variety of papers. This method of printing creates striking bold lines and can be cut away for further colours to be printed.You will experiment on a small piece of lino…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07494 920262
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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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