Events and Things to do in Tamworth

One of the great things about Tamworth is the amount 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


Take That Tribute Band

6 , Dosthill Road, Tamworth

Looking for something to do on Friday 20th July? Two Gates Sports & Social Club are hosting Take That ( well a tribute to them, lol ). Space is limited though so get your tickets either from the bar or visit our Facebook page and hit “ Book now “. https://www.facebook.com/events/180014272656322/?ti=icl Tickets £4 Members £6...

Macmillan Race Night

Drayton Manor Cricket and Social Club , Fallow Road, Tamworth

Join us in raising funds for Macmillan in our Annual Macmillan Race Night. Place bets, win prizes and bid on some fantastic items in our auction. Everyone welcome to join us for a fantastic night of racing and raising some money in aid of Macmillan!

Summer Craft Fayre At Wilnecote Church

Oliver Harrison , Holy Trinity Vicarage, 64 Glascote Lane, Tamworth

Holy Trinity Church, Wilnecote is having a Craft Fayre on THIS Saturday (21st July) from 1 till 4 pm. Lots of stands and stalls including jewellery, cards, books, face painting and more. There’ll also be a raffle and tombola. Refreshments will be served including a range of Fairtrade hot drinks with homemade cakes and biscuits....

Clifford Street Open Gardens

Clifford Street , Glascote, Tamworth

Come and support our Open Gardens event on Saturday 21st July! 10 lovely gardens to visit, all different, and a fantastic selection of refreshments, raffle, tombola and plant sale! Support Cancer Research UK and have a lovely day out in doing so. Parking at Glascote Club (directly opposite Clifford Street, to the rear of Aldi).

Macro Photography Workshop

Hams Hall Environmental Centre , Canton Lane, Hams Hall Distribution Park

Learn to take incredible macro shots! Would you like to get more out of your camera? This day is for photographers who are familiar with the basics of composition and the basic controls on their camera, but who would now like to learn how to take amazing close-up images. This event is suitable for ages...

Yoga for children with additional needs

Coton Green Hall , Coton Green, Tamworth

I offer yoga to children and children with additional needs. I am passionate about yoga and I have a son who was diagnosed at age 3 with Autism. Yoga is very beneficial for children, it helps coordination, balance, emotional balance, calmness, self esteem and much more. The classes are small, safe and fun. Please let...

WHSKids Summer Holiday Scheme 2018

Wilnecote Community Leisure Centre , Tinkers Green Rd., Tamworth

WHSKids is for children from 8 – 14 years old, with activities ranging from protect the egg to swimming, football to dance and much more, there is something for everyone! All staff are DBS checked For more information please get in touch: Call – 01827 831 333 Email – Leisure@wilnecotehighschool.org Facebook – www.facebook.com/wilnecotecommunityleisurecentre   WHSKids...

Mischief makers! Summer Reading Challenge 2018

Tamworth, GLascote & Wilnecote Libraries , Corporation St, Tamworth

Come along to your local library this Saturday for the launch of the Summer Reading Challenge, Mischief Makers! This year we celebrate 80 years of the Beano so children aged 4-12 will receive a free Beanotown treasure map and stickers. Children who read 6 books over the summer will receive a certificate, wrist band and medal!...

Meet children’s author BB Taylor as part of the Summer Reading Challenge!

Tamworth LIbrary , Corporation St, Tamworth

“Ancient Gods, a cursed Librarian, and a battle to save their souls. How hard could the first day of school really be?” Come along, sign up for the free Summer Reading Challenge and meet BB Taylor who will talk about her book “Curse of the Nomed”, and teach us how to write hyroglyphics. For children aged...

#GetWild in Tamworth @Wigginton Park

Meet at Rugby Club car park , Solway Close , Tamworth

Leave your parents behind and #GetWild in the woods! Are you aged between 8-13 years? Then come with us on a natural adventure and #GetWild. We’ll explore the woods, minibeast hunt in the meadow,  build dens and do natural crafts. Ask your parents to drop you off at the Rugby Club car park (B79 8ED),...

Race Night

Bolehall swifts , 62 Rene Road, Tamworth

Bolehall Swifts FC are holding a family friendly Race night on Friday 27th July at Bolehall Swifts 7pm doors open for a 8pm start! Everybody is welcome to join us we are also going to hold a raffle to raise money in view of getting a defibrillator fitted for the local community in Bolehall. It’s...

Charity Craft Fair

Wilnecote Working Mens Club , Hockley Road, Tamworth

Tamworth Fundraising Group are a new group that has been set up to raise money for The British Heart Foundation within the Tamworth & Lichfield areas. We have our 1st event which is a Craft Fair on Sunday 29th July at Wilnecote Working Mens Club. There will be many craft stalls & small business stalls...

GetWild in Tamworth @Dosthill Park

Dosthill Park car park , By the play area, Tamworth

Leave your parents behind and #GetWild in the woods! Are you aged between 8-13 years? Then come with us on a naturaladventure and #GetWild. We’ll explore the woods, minibeast hunt in themeadow,  build dens and do natural crafts. Ask your parents to drop you off at the Dosthill Park car park (by the play area)...

Arriva Tamworth Open Day

Arriva Tamworth , Aldergate, Tamworth

Arriva Tamworth will be celebrating 90 years of bus services from its current location in Tamworth. please come along as we will have a selection of vintage vehicles which have operated around the Tamworth areas during the last 90 years, there will also be the chance to bring back some memories and have a free...

#GetWild in Tamworth @ Hodge Lane

Chandlers Drive , Hodge Lane, Tamworth

Leave your parents behind and #GetWild in the woods! Are you aged between 8-13 years? Then come with us on a natural adventure and #GetWild. We’ll explore the woods, minibeast hunt in the meadow,  build dens and do natural crafts. Ask your parents to drop you off at Chandlers Drive (B77 4NY), and we’ll return...

Polesworth Craft and Food Fayre

Polesworth Sports Centre , Polesworth High School, Dordon

Located in the picturesque village of Polesworth, our Fayre is packed with loads of stalls selling everything from handmade goods and food to bespoke art. There are a few different activities for all who come along of all ages, so bring the family along. The VW Café will be there so you can have a...

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Wigginton Church Hall Tamworth , 13A, Ludgate, 13A Ludgate, Tamworth

                                      Alzheimer’s & Dementia friendly             `KEENAGERS” Club           Tea Dance     Saturday August 11th 2018 At Wigginton Church Hall Wigginton, Tamworth B79 9DN 2pm – 4.30pm Dancing,...

#GetWild in Tamworth @ Wigginton Park

Meet at Rugby Club car park , Tamworth B79 8ED, UK, Tamworth, Tamworth

Leave your parents behind and #GetWild in the woods! Are you aged between 8-13 years? Then come with us on a natural adventure and #GetWild. We’ll explore the woods, minibeast hunt in the meadow,  build dens and do natural crafts. Ask your parents to drop you off at the Rugby Club car park (B798ED), and...

#GetWild in Tamworth @ Dosthill Park

Dosthill Park car park , By the play area, Tamworth

Leave your parents behind and #GetWild in the woods! Are you aged between 8-13 years? Then come with us on a natural adventure and #GetWild. We’ll explore the woods, minibeast hunt in the meadow,  build dens and do natural crafts. Ask your parents to drop you off at Dosthill Park car park (by the play...

The Appleby Magna Food Gusto Festival

Sir John Moore Foundation , Top Street , Appleby Magna

The Appleby Magna Food Gusto Festival is coming to the beautiful grounds of the Sir John Moore Foundation on August 25th. The Bank Holiday weekend event will be full of food, drink, music and activities for all the family and is a great way to end the holidays. You can find us on Top Street, Appleby Magna, just...

Air Cadet Open Evening

1200 (Polesworth) Squadron RAF Air Cadets , Polesworth School, Dordon Road,, Dordon, Tamworth

1200 (Polesworth) Squadron RAF Air Cadets will be holding an Opening Evening on Thursday 30 August from 19:30 – 21:00hrs at our Squadron Headquarters. If you would like to find out more about what we offer, we’d be pleased to welcome you to come and have a look around our Squadron and meet the cadets...

Tamworth Food Gusto Festival

Castle Pleasure Grounds , Castle Pleasure Grounds, Tamworth

You are invited to the 4th Annual Tamworth Food Gusto Food & Drink Festival on Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th September 2018 in conjunction with Destination Tamworth. The event brings together the region’s best Food & Drink. There will be a wide range of food, drink and artisan stalls with live entertainment and demonstrations. Packed...