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

28
JUN
Lightweight Interiors For Transport
TBC

. Lightweight Interiors For Transport brings together Aerospace Automotive and Railway to discuss cost‐effective solutions available to engineers for reducing the weight of interiors whilst meeting customer expectations and safety regulations and standards. Globally 23 of greenhouse gas emissions are produced by…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 02079 731251
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28
JUN
Kenny G
Symphony Hall

Kenny G at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Tuesday 28 June 2016. 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 comparison service.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUN
Bullring Shopping Centre Celebrates Euro-Fever
Bullring Shopping Centre

BULLRING SHOPPING CENTRE CELEBRATES EURO‐FEVEREver dreamed yourself as a foosball champ This could be your chanceTo celebrate the start of a summer of sport Bullring Birmingham is getting into the football spirit. For one day only Bullring shopping centre will be hosting…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Sports

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30
JUN
The Comedy Club Coventry
Coventry Rugby

Host Comedian ‐ Sally Anne Hayward:Absolutely Fabulous BBC Why the Long Faces Ch4.Sally‐Anne Hayward combines the things you shouldnt like about your best friends mum with the sensibilities of Jack the Ripper. She grew up to reject dizzy incompetence and feminine wiles…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02476 231100
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30
JUN
Seal
Symphony Hall

Seal may be the most recognizable name and voice of U.K. soul. With four Grammy Awards and three Brits he certainly is one of the most acclaimedComing out of the early 90's acid house scene…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
JUL
Just The Tonic's Friday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft

Just the Tonic Comedy Clubs top quality billing featuring Adam Bloom Liz Miele Mike Newall Pete Otway.Category: Arts Performing Arts Comedy.URLs:RSVP: https:go.evvnt.com59572‐0Booking: https:go.evvnt.com59572‐2…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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01
JUL
The Lichfield Prize 2016 - Shadow Exhibition
Emporium Gallery

emporium curates its third annual visual arts exhibition in Lichfield Cathedral featuring work by the finalists of this years Lichfield Prize entitled Shadow. The Lichfield Prize is an annual visual arts competition open to artists across the UK offering an opportunity to…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01543 256624
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01
JUL
Buddy Guy
Symphony Hall

Buddy Guy at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Friday 01 July 2016. 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 us do the…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
JUL
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft

Just the Tonic Comedy Clubs top quality billing featuring Adam Bloom Liz Miele Mike Newall Pete Otway.Artists Speakers: Adam Bloom Liz Miele Mike Newall Pete Otway.URLs:RSVP: https:go.evvnt.com59597‐0Booking: https:go.evvnt.com59597‐2…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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02
JUL
Lecture Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Polish Millenium Centre,

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.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…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07737 372242
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02
JUL
Mum2mummarket KINGS HEATH nearly new baby sale
Kings Heath Cricket & Sports Club

Mum2mum market is coming to South Birmingham. Join us for our first sale on Saturday 2 July 2016 1000‐1200 at Kings Heath Cricket & Sports Club Birmingham B14 6DT.STALLS AVAILABLE TO BOOK NOW www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.html You can SELL your baby childrens and maternity…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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02
JUL
sinai ghost hunt
sinai house

Sinai Ghost huntJoin the team Chris historianIan psychicChris Thompsonexorcist from tvs forbiden history between 8 p.m. to 10 p.m on july 2nd for a ghost hunt at Sinai.Included in the night are vigilsboards and psychic walks as your work with the team…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07936 402865
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02
JUL
Treat your taste buds to a food extravaganza!
Arena Shopping Park

For one day only on Saturday 2nd July enjoy live sizzling summer cookery demos in a pop‐up kitchen delicious street food stalls and a range of fantastic freebies from your favourite eateries all at Arena Shopping Park from 12pm‐4pm.Summer isnt just about…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02476 705830
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03
JUL
Danny Bhoy
Birmingham Glee Club

Winner of the Daily Telegraph Open Mic Award Danny Bhoy has performed to critical acclaim to British audiences and has continued his stand up success with tour dates at the UKs biggest venues. His…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

03
JUL
Heart
Symphony Hall

Heart at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Sunday 03 July 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Heart live in the knowledge that youve…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
JUL
Just The Tonic Saturday Night Comedy
The Comedy Loft

Saturday night comedy.Our doors at 6.45pm so you can get in seated and have a drink. At 8pm the show starts. The compere comes on warms up the crowd and gets you all ready for 3 of the best comedians on the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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05
JUL
Music for Youth National Festival
Town Hall, Symphony Hall & the CBSO Centre

Come and join Music for Youth at the largest youth music festival to celebrate the UKs most inspiring young musicians Birmingham will come alive with 5 days of extraordinary music taking place across 3 world class stages and city‐centre locations. With over…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02077 591830
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06
JUL
Lucy Porter & Carey Marx
Birmingham Glee Club

Edinburgh PreviewCome and have a glimpse behind the comics curtain as two of the UKs best comedians road test their full length shows before heading up to the Edinburgh Fringe festival in August.16‐18 year olds must bring ID…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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07
JUL
Funhouse Comedy Club
The Lyric Rooms

TV Stars Come to Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch Lyric Rooms.Funhouse Comedy brings another night of fun and laughter to the splendid Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch. Topping the bill will be International stand‐up comedian Paul Sinha currently one of the chasers on ITVs quiz show The Chase…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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08
JUL
Andrew Lawrence
Glee Club Birmingham

Subversive and intelligent comedy from star of Live at the Apollo and BBC Radio 4 sitcom There Is No Escape. His sixth UK tour in consecutive years an evening of honest fearless and uncompromising stand‐up. No joke is unacceptable. No subject off‐limits.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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08
JUL
The Jive Aces - Live at the Manhattan Bar
Manhattan Suite, Broadway Casino

. ADVANCE TICKETS £7.50 DANCING FINE DINING GAMING COCKTAIL BAR Absolutely BRILLIANT That really put me in a good mood ‐ Simon Cowell A ray of sunshine I loved The Jive Aces ‐ Alesha Dixon …

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07739 459545
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09
JUL
Mamma Mia
Birmingham Hippodrome

Inspired by the iconic music of ABBA Mamma Mia is a musical written by Catherine Johnson and tells the fictional story of Donna who owns a small hotel on a Greek Island and her daughters…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
JUL
Matt Cardle
Glee Club Birmingham

A true rags to riches story English singer songwriter Matt Cardle first made a name for himself by winning the seventh series of popular UK reality TV show The X Factor in 2010. A consistent…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

15
JUL
Rufus Wainwright
Symphony Hall

Rufus Wainwright is of CanadianAmerican singer‐songwriter and has to date recorded 6 studio albums. His debut was Rufus Wainwright in 1998 and his latest was All Days are Nights: Songs for Lulu in 2010. His…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
JUL
Sarah Millican
Symphony Hall

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

19
JUL
Sun Kil Moon
Glee Club Birmingham

Mark Kozelek formed Sun Kil Moon after the highly acclaimed Red House Painters. They release through Marks Caldo Verde Records who have established a compelling catalogue. They hail from San Fransisco California.Releases have had subject matter as diverse as Modest Mouse covers…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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20
JUL
Andy Zaltzman & Matt Forde
Birmingham Glee Club

Political PreviewAs the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe Festival approaches two of the biggest names in political comedy road test their work in progress shows before heading north in August. 16‐18 year olds must bring ID…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08714 720400
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21
JUL
Antiques for Everyone Summer Fair, NEC Birmingham
Halls 18-19, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

Discover a rich mix of art antiques and fabulous design at Antiques for Everyone the largest fair of its kind in the UK. Around 200 specialist dealers will be displaying a diverse selection of decorative antiques ceramics glass pictures furniture jewellery art…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08445 810827
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21
JUL
Birmingham Thursday Night Show
Just The Tonic Birmingham - The Comedy Loft

A SPECIAL NIGHT HEADLINED BY LEE NELSON.LEE NELSON ‐ WORK IN PROGRESS FOR 2017 TOUR. A unique opportunity to come and see me perform some brand new material in an intimate venue for not much money before its any good. There will…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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21
JUL
Christmas Showcase
JJS

.If ever there is a time to party its Christmas. Its that time of the year when the only thing more frantic than the high street is your social calendar. Thursday 21st July we will be opening the doors for local businesses…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02476 631636
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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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