Events and Things to do in Tamworth

One of the great things about Tamworth is the number of amazing events and things to do there are right on our doorstep!

Here you can take a look at the incredible events and things to do; both in and around Tamworth.

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Upcoming events


Meet the Boaters at Tamworth Cruising Club

Tamworth Cruising Club , Kettlebrook Roa, Tamworth

Tamworth Cruising Club “Meet the Boaters” Open Day You are invited to Meet the Boaters! Visit our site on Kettlebrook Road. Look around the clubhouse, watch a slideshow, look at some old photos of the clubs history. See inside a Narrowboat. Generally, find out about the club and all things Boaty! Free Entry Children Must...

Monday Lunch Club

Fazeley Town Hall , Tamworth Road, Tamworth

Join us at Monday Lunch Club 2 Course Meal Friendship with a fun program of activities and guest speakers each week. £6 per session inc Raffle (everyone wins a prize)   This Week – MONDAY 20th May 2019 Guest Speaker Rachel Hawkins ‘British Red Cross – Across the World and Around the Corner’ *Collection will...

Find Your Formula, Create Your Growth

Drayton Manor Drive , Drayton Manor Drive, Tamworth

Join us for Find Your Formula, Create Your Growth masterclass hosted by Founders of Business of Brand (BoB™), Linzi Boyd and Darren Shirlaw. Discover why modern businesses need to be brand-led, asset-driven and a platform of change to make an impact upon their industry and make a positive shift in the world. The session will...

Purslow Memorial Tournament

The Lamb , Kettlebrook Road , Tamworth

Ready for a day jam-packed with family fun? Then head to our Annual Charity Football Tournament in aid of local causes. Last year, we held a very similar and successful tournament for a good friend. Anne-Marie Purslow, was a life-long Blues fan and well loved member for the Tamworth community. She suffered with an extremely rare...

International Marquetry Exhibition

Middleton Hall , Middleton, Tamworth

67th International Marquetry Exhibition   The Marquetry Society is holding it’s annual exhibition, at Middleton Hall, a Grade11* listed building The Marquetry Society’s purpose is to support the marquetry needs of its members and strive to promote this ancient craft to new people so that they may sample this absorbing and rewarding hobby. Why not...

Fundraiser – Horse Racing Night

Bolehall Manor Club , Amington Road, Tamworth

At St John Ambulance we believe that everyone should have life saving First Aid Knowledge, to be the difference between a life lost and a life saved.  We are raising money to fund the conversion of half of our garage into another classroom, to assist in our mission to train a nation of life savers....

‘The Office’ Quiz, hosted by Big Keith himself.

Three tuns inn , 32 Lichfield street, Fazeley

A quiz based on popular TV show, The Office, hosted by Big Keith himself. Tickets on sale at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-office-pub-quiz-hosted-by-big-keith-tickets-56933135541?aff=eand

Mental Health Mates – Kingsbury Water Park

Kingsbury Water Park , Kingsbury , Tamworth

Mental Health Mates will be a community of like-minded people wanting to get out in the fresh air, move their bodies and get connected. We’ll be meeting at Kingsbury Water Park every two weeks on Sunday at 10.30. The aim is to run/walk and have conversations with new people and hopefully make new friends

Assess for Success

Tamworth Sixth Form College , Ashby Road, Tamworth

The Dyslexia of Staffordshire is a charity based in Stoke-on-Trent which offers advice, assessment, tuition and training across Staffordshire. Do you want to learn more about testing for dyslexia and other hidden disabilities? We would like to welcome you to our free event at the Presentation Suite, Tamworth Sixth Form College, on Tuesday 4th. June, 2019 from...

Family Steam Train Day

Statfold Barn Railway , Ashby Road, Tamworth

9.00 – 16:00 Suitable for the youngest of enthusiasts! The Enthusiasts day is an opportunity for all keen Narrow Gauge Railway Photographers and Railway minded people to take a ‘behind the scenes’ look at the Statfold Barn Railway and the way it works. Various Statfold engines providing a regular train service from the main Station,...

Family Steam Train Day

Statfold Barn Railway , Ashby Road, Tamworth

9.00 – 16:00 Suitable for the youngest of enthusiasts! The Enthusiasts day is an opportunity for all keen Narrow Gauge Railway Photographers and Railway minded people to take a ‘behind the scenes’ look at the Statfold Barn Railway and the way it works. Various Statfold engines providing a regular train service from the main Station,...

Hopwas Tastes, Tunes and Tents Family Weekender

Tamworth Cricket Club , 87 Hints Road, Tamworth

Hopwas Tastes, Tunes & Tents Family Weekender is Tamworth’s newest family friendly festival new for 2019! The dates for this years festival are 15th & 16th June. Hosted on Fathers Day by Tamworth Cricket Club, the weekend is sure to fulfill your whole family’s needs with something for everyone. From live sports, street food, live...

Edingale Scarecrow and Music Festival

Edingale Village Hall , Croxall Road, Edingale

A family friendly fun day out, with a scarecrow trail through the village, live music from local acts, hot and cold food, real ale and cider, plus fairground rides and activities for the children. Find out more about this event here.

Funtopia

Tamworth Castle Grounds , Silver Street, Tamworth

Funtopia is a fantastic fun-packed event which is perfect for tots to tweens. Filled with bouncy castles, activity inflatables, under 5’s area, circus skills, interactive play system and much more! Delicious BBQ and sweet stall available to quench your thirst and tickle your taste buds! Funtopia at Tamworth is ‘pay and play all day!’. So...

Charity Fun Day

Birch coppice , Watling street , Tamworth

I am putting on a charity event for cervical cancer and DIPG brain tumors, the event will include a charity football match which will start off with the footballers having a bit of zumba warm up, something to make us laugh!! The day will include entertainment for all the family. We will have a disco...

Longwood primary school past pupil open afternoon

Longwood primary school , Allton Avenue mile oak, Tamworth

Monday 1st July 2019 at 13.30pm Longwood Primary School Open afternoon for past pupils. If you would like a guided tour of Longwood to view old photos depicting life across the ages at Longwood then contact the school on 01827 213970 and secure your place. Tickets £3.00 per person includes the tour followed by a...

Stonydelph primary summer fayre

Stonydelph primary , Crowden Road Stonydelph , Tamworth

We are holding our summer fayre again at Stonydelph on Friday the 5th July from 2-430 it will be held on the school field and small tables and chairs are provided. Sun shelters are not so if the weather is hot you will have to bring your own. The fee for stalls that we are...

Family Fun Fest

Statfold Barn Railway , Ashby Road, Tamworth

Family Fun Fest! 6th / 7th Jul 2019 OPEN FROM 10am – 5pm BOTH DAYS. A fun filled day out for all the family as you climb aboard the Statfold Steam Trains and Tram! Ride the steam engines from Statfold Junction to Oaktree Station via Cogan Halt and explore the museum and entertainment. Entertainment and...

Family Fun Fest

Statfold Barn Railway , Ashby Road, Tamworth

6th / 7th Jul 2019 OPEN FROM 10am – 5pm BOTH DAYS. A fun filled day out for all the family as you climb aboard the Statfold Steam Trains and Tram! Ride the steam engines from Statfold Junction to Oaktree Station via Cogan Halt and explore the museum and entertainment. Entertainment and rides for the...

Tamworth Charity Dog Walk 2019

Community Together CIC , The Hub, Tamworth Castle Grounds, Opposite the Tennis Courts, Tamworth

2019 Tamworth Charity Dog Walk 11am to 11.45pm – Registration and collect event information pack. Stalls from The Dogs Trust, Oscars Dog Food (Goodie Bags) Sgt Watchman V & Handler 12pm Dog Walk Starts 2 mile walk around Tamworth Castle Grounds 1pm Dog Walk Finishes and Certificates and Medals Presented Afternoon Activities Include Photo Opportunity...

Kings Bromley Show – A Centenary Celebration!

Kings Bromley Show Field , Crawley Lane, Kings Bromley

Kings Bromley’s popular annual country show is excited and privileged to be celebrating 100 years of the Kings Bromley Horticultural Society.  This special celebratory show will be held on Saturday 13th July and is not to be missed. Do come and join us to help us celebrate this centenary year.  There will be plenty for...

Tamworth Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 and The Moon Landing

Tamworth Castle Grounds , Opposite the Planetery Walk, Tamworth

Tamworth celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 and The Moon Landing. Hosted by Community Together CIC and supported by the Midland Rocketry Club we have day of activities that will capture the imagination as well as an education behind the science of Rockets. Make your own Paper Rockets Launch your Paper Rocket Distance Competitions...

Elford Scarecrow Festival

The Square, Elford , Elford, Tamworth

The beautiful Staffordshire village of Elford has something to ‘crow’ about- the scarecrows are back! The event promises to be a huge crowd pleaser, with attractions for all the family. A record breaking £20,000 was raised at the last festival with beneficiaries including The Snowdrop Suite at Burton Hospital, and the Pathway Project supporting victims...

TWCSC Presents Ta3ke – a Tribute to Take That

Wilnecote Working Men's Club , Hockley Road, Tamworth

On Friday 6th September 2019 at Wilnecote W.M.C. we will be hosting a charity event in aid of Tamworth Wellbeing & Cancer Support Centre. We will once again be entertained by a fabulous Take That tribute act Ta3ke – back by popular demand! Doors open at 7pm with the fun starting at 8pm. Tickets are...

Charlie James Tennant @ The Coton Centre

The Coton Centre , Comborford Road, Tamworth

Charlie James Tennant revives his iconic night of blissful, cinematic, soundscapes following the success of the November 2017 ‘Heritage & Pride’ concert. Featuring special guests and a main performance complete with a string quartet. The live performance will be accompanied by stunning visuals and a cutting edge light show.   Tickets are available from: http://www.charliejame

Statfold Railway Antiques and Vintage Weekend

Statfold Barn Railway Museum , The Grain Store, Ashby Road, Tamworth

Park your car and jump aboard the steam train which delivers you to our huge antiques, vintage and collectors fairs bursting with a wonderful selection of indoor, outdoor and marquee based traders. Take a stroll around the vast selection of steam engines and railway memorabilia situated in the museum. Relax in the onsite tea and...