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


Oil painting demonstration

Central Methodist Church Hall , Aldergate, Tamworth

Artist Tom Shepherd will demonstrate painting a Moroccan street in oils. Tom started his art carer creating custom artwork on guitars using graffiti pens.  Making a move towards a brush and more traditional mediums opened up a whole new world to Tom and he hasn’t looked back since.  He loves to paint in oils and...

Oh Cancer, Up Yours! – Macmillan Charity Fund Raising Event

Tamworth Progressive Club , Halford Street, Tamworth

Oh Cancer Up Yours (Charity Half Dayer) 21st September 2019 – Tamworth Progressive Club Book your tickets at the above link. Sonic Distruptor in assotiation with Bunny Boiler Records & Macmillan Cancer Support at the Tamworth Progressive CLUB presents Oh Cancer Up Yours. Tickets: £5 T-shirts will be available on the day. Running Order FACE...

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

Harvest Food and Drink Market

Middleton Hall & Gardens , Middleton, Tamworth

Harvest Food Festival Join us at our Harvest Food Festival to immerse yourself in the flavours, smells and atmosphere of the season. There will be fruits, vegetables, jams, chutneys and more to tantalise your taste buds. If you are inquiring about holding a stall, please contact Curly Magpie by clicking here. Opening times Sunday 22nd September,...

Harvest Food Festival

Middleton Hall , Middleton, Tamworth

Join us at our Harvest Food Festival to immerse yourself in the flavours, smells and atmosphere of the season. There will be fruits, vegetables, jams, chutneys and more to tantalise your taste buds. More details coming soon.  If you are inquiring about holding a stall, please contact Curly Magpie by clicking here. Opening times Sunday 22nd...

Charity bike ride Tamworth St Edithas to Lichfield Cathedral and back 15 miles in total

St Edithas Church Tamworth , St Edithas Close, TAMWORTH

The 2019 Tamworth Samaritans Bike Ride, Sunday Now it’s time to save the date for this year’s ride! Sunday, September 22nd 10 am start – Please put this in your diary now! We would like to invite you to join us on our first ever Bike Ride. The Bike Ride will depart from the St...

Jobs Coffee Event

Sacred Heart Church , Glascote, Tamworth

Jobs Coffee Event Workshop – Mon 30th Sept 2019 Looking to for more hours? Seeking better employment opportunities? Or Have you been out of work between 1 & 2 years? Were here ready to help.  Everyone will get a personalised action plan Book Free place today click link to Eventbrite – https://buff.ly/2ZtGx2j

Middleton Motors Monthly

Middleton Hall & Gardens , Middleton, Tamworth

Our popular motors meet returns for another year! What better backdrop for an eclectic display of vehicles than Middleton Hall, with its moated collection of Tudor and Georgian Grade II* listed buildings? Middleton Motors Monthly regularly attracts around 150 motor enthusiasts gathered in vehicles old and new, fast and slow, to share their common love...

Together 4 Tamworth – Ankerside Charity Car Boot Sale

Ankerside shopping Centre , George St , Tamworth

Come to our first Sunday of every month charity carnival fundraising car boot sale which is held in Ankerside car park, this car boot is held on    level B. If you would like to book a bay please contact (07790) 746748 for only £7 ALL THE BAY MONEY YOU PAY GOES TOWARDS NEXT YEARS...

Ancestry surgeries

Tamworth Library , Corporation St, Tamworth

Do you want to research your family tree but are unsure how to start? Book one of our one to one half hour Ancestry sessions at the library to get you started. Ancestry is available for free in all Staffordshire Libraries. To book please call into the library or email tamworth.library@staffordshire.gov.uk   Part of the...

Two Rivers Friends fashion show and shopping event.

Two Rivers High School , Torc Campus, Silverlink Road, Tamworth

Two Rivers Friends Association  are holding a Fashion Show and shopping event with SOS charity fashion shows to raise vital funds for their pupils. Your favourite womens brands at upto 75% off! Raffle and refreshments available. Please come along to support your local special schools.  

Art Attack

Ankerside Shopping Centre , George Street, Tamworth

It’s time to roll up those sleeves and play! Art Attack returns with FREE arts activities for all the family in the town centre including Urban Canvas, Art in the dark, Tape That and much more! Check the website for more information: http://www.tamworthartsandevents.co.uk/Art-Attack

Crime on the canals – talk by local author Anthony Poulton-Smith

Tamworth Library , Corporation St, Tamworth

Local author Anthony Poulton-Smith will talk about over two centuries of murder, theft, criminal damage, health and safety, and even truancy. Until the coming of the railways these waterways were the main arterial routes in the country and, as such, proved a temptation to every rogue, rotter and ne’er-do-well. Not just the macabre here but...

Ancestry surgeries

Tamworth Library , Corporation St, Tamworth

Do you want to research your family tree but are unsure how to start? Book one of our one to one half hour Ancestry sessions at the library to get you started. Ancestry is available for free in all Staffordshire Libraries. To book please call into the library or email tamworth.library@staffordshire.gov.uk Part of the Staffordshire...

Spookfest 2019

Community Together CIC, The Hub , Tamworth Castle Grounds, Opposite the tennis courts, River Drive, Tamworth

Spookfest 2019 Back by popular demand. Choose between Sat 19 or Sun 20 October 2019 £15 1st Child & £10 per additional child. Book your tickets here click link- https://buff.ly/2NKJDYS Halloween Pottery Painting Pumkin Carving Apple Bobbing Halloween Crafts Fancy Dress Comp

Spookfest 2019

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

Spookfest 2019 Back by popular demand. Choose between Sat 19 or Sun 20 October 2019 £15 1st Child & £10 per additional child. Book your tickets here click link- https://buff.ly/2NKJDYS Halloween Pottery Painting Pumkin Carving Apple Bobbing Halloween Crafts Fancy Dress Com

Support Group for bowel conditions

The Lucky Kiss , 4-5 Market Street, Tamworth

Tamworth Super Poopers is holding their first support meeting to support those with bowel conditions. The venue is booked just for us to allow us to talk comfortably My name is Jessica Logan – I suffered with chronic constipation with my IBS from a teen. In 2017 things changed and I started to have accidents,...

Middleton After Dark

Middleton Hall & Gardens , Middleton, Tamworth

Grab your lantern this October and experience Middleton Hall after dark. Join our guides as they lead you around the Hall and gardens, lit only by the light of candles. From dangerous arctic voyages to momentous scientific discoveries, Middleton has seen it all and we are eager to share our fascinating history with you. In...

Statfold Spooktacular

Statfold Barn Railway , Ashby Road, Tamworth

Spooktacular fun at Tamworth’s only Steam Railway! 26th / 27th Oct 2019  3pm-8pm Kids & Adults dress up in your scariest costumes and join us for our Halloween STEAM & SCREAM trains. You will start your evening as you climb aboard our SCREAM TRAIN from Statfold Junction which will take you on a journey round...

Haunted Castle

Tamworth Castle , Holloway, Tamworth

A week full of ghostly goings on at Tamworth Castle’s haunted spooktacular. Encounter a series of creepy characters and activities as you tour the Castle. See if you can meet the cackling hags, then look out for Master Slaughter as he may try and steal some body parts! Only the courageous will manage to finish...

Omega Autumn Camp

Buzzards Valley , 37 Shirrall drive, Tamworth

Award winning Omega Outdoor Adventure are running their next Activity Day Camp at Buzzards Valley! Camp is all about getting outdoors, active and learning, what better venue is there than the scenic Buzzrds Valley boasting plentiful land, lakes and woodland, it’s sure to be a fantastic week for the October half term. Omega Camps are...

Soft Play Halloween Party

Pac-Man Play (Inside Namco Funscape) , Castle Grounds, River Drive, Tamworth

Treat you little monsters to an evening of spooky, soft play fun at Pac-Man Play with the brilliant Bibbledy Bob and some special guest appearances. There are prizes for best dressed (Children & Adults), a disco, party games, trick & treating plus a party bag full of goodies to take home. This ticket only event...

Halloween at the Hall

Middleton Hall & Gardens , Middleton, Tamworth

Are you ready for spine-chilling mayhem at Middleton Hall this Halloween? Beware of unearthly beings crossing your path as you wander through our candlelit old buildings and prepare to hear their stories from centuries gone by. Give audience to chilling performances and readings in the Great Hall, where unnerving tales will come to life. In...

Halloween at Pac-Man play

Pac-Man Play (Inside Namco Funscape) , Castle Grounds, River Drive, Tamworth

Face your fears this Halloween at Pac-Man Play when the Animal Man returns with his Mini Zoo featuring – Mini Beasts, Tarantulas, Snakes and more! This is the perfect opportunity for your little ones to learn more about some incredible creatures with the ‘Animal Man’ team on hand to answer all their questions. Visitors are...

Ghost Search

Tamworth Castle , Holloway, Tamworth

Join us for a night with a difference on our ghost walk around the Medieval Castle, with vigils conducted in reputedly haunted rooms. Cameras or camcorders can be used, and we advise warm clothing and rugs or cushions for use during the vigils as rooms can be chilly! Evening admission times: Doors open 7.30pm for...

SnowDome Santa’s Winter Wonderland 2019

SnowDome , Leisure Island, River Drive, Tamworth

Santa’s Winter Wonderland at the SnowDome returns on Friday 15th November, for its fifteenth consecutive year. It’s open every day over the festive season except Christmas Day (when Santa will be tired after delivering presents and the reindeer will be too full of carrots). Visit until the last day on New Year’s Eve and you...

A Pottery Painting Afternoon

Tamworth's Town Hall , Market Street, Tamworth

Come Join us & The Worshipful The Mayor of Tamworth Cllr Richard Kingstone For a special Pottery Painting Afternoon at Tamworth’s Historic Town Hall Sunday 17th November 2019 2pm – 5pm £15 per ticket in aide of Community Together CIC Book here click link – https://buff.ly/2ML9zE1 Buffet and Drinks Choose from a wide selection of...

Vintage Christmas Market

Middleton Hall & Gardens , Middleton, Tamworth

Immerse yourself in festivities at our Vintage Christmas Market here at Middleton Hall & Gardens. You will discover all the inspiration you will need for the season, from hand-crafted decorations to vintage gift ideas. There will be Christmas music, mulled wine and delicious festive treats to try and buy. Along with a Christmas trail around...