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.

If you have an upcoming event that you would like to promote then add it to Tamworth Informed free of charge!

Upcoming events


Tamworth Street Angels volunteer recruitment event

Costa Coffee (the one next to Roasters) , Ventura Park, Tamworth

Tamworth Street Angels are looking for new volunteers! For those of you that have never heard of us, we have a team out in the town on Saturday nights looking out for people, providing a listening ear and, where possible, dealing with minor incidents to relieve pressure on the Emergency Services. We are a Christian...

Shire Horse Society National Show 2019

Staffordshire County Showground, Bingley Hall , Weston Road, Stafford

Tickets are now on sale for the world’s largest gathering of Shire horses, an ideal day out for all the family. The Shire Horse Society is hosting the three-day event at Bingley Hall, Staffordshire Showground near Stafford. Returning to the showground for 2019, the event gives visitors the opportunity to get up close and personal...

TWCSC Presents 4th Avenue

Wilnecote Working Men's Club , Hockley Road, Tamworth

On Friday 22nd March at Wilnecote Working Men’s Club we will be hosting a charity event in aid of Tamworth Wellbeing & Cancer Support Centre. The evening will be hosted by Mark Paul from Radio Tamworth, and we will be entertained by vocal harmony group ‘4th Avenue’. A vocal harmony group based in the Midlands,...

Michael Buble Tribute Evening

Birchmoor WMC , New Street Birchmoor , Tamworth

An evening with Michael Buble. Come and join us. Small friendly club. All welcome.

Family Steam Train Day

Statfold Barn Railway , Ashby Road, Tamworth

Family Steam Train Day 24th March 2019 9.00 – 16:00 Suitable for the youngest of Enthusiasts! The Family 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...

Taking Youth Groups Outdoors

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

Build your confidence and skills in how to utilise nature and the great outdoors in your work with young people. Suitable for school teachers, youth group leaders, nursery leaders, or anyone who wants to learn more about spending time outdoors in your sessions. We will be covering: Health and safety considerations Ideas and inspiration for...

TAMWORTH STREET EATS AND BEATS

ST EDITHAS SQUARE , MARKET SQUARE, Tamworth

STREET FOOD FROM AROUND THE GLOBE BARS COCKTAILS DJ & LIVE MUSIC EVERYONE WELCOME £1 ENTRY (U5 FREE) LAST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH PETS ON LEADS WELCOME @tamworthstreeteatsandbeats

March of the mods

Sports bar tamworth , 32,Victoria Road , Tamworth

March of the mods is back, every year we raise money for the teenager cancer Trust, tickets are £10,

Start-Mart indoor craft market

St. Edithas Community Hall , 7 college lane, Tamworth

Start-Mart is Tamworth’s fastest growing indoor craft market Come and find the perfect gift, fuel a passion and hobby, or pick up something to entertain the children. Or simply sit and relax with a hot drink in hand from the cafe… Start-Mart is Supporting local small retailers to help keep tamworth town centre vibrant and...

Plant Hunters’ Fair

Middleton Hall & Gardens , Middleton , Tamworth

Come along to our Plant Hunters’ Fair at Middleton Hall & Gardens, a beautiful location in North Warwickshire. The fair will be held in the grounds and entrance to the Hall and gardens is also included in your admission. To find out more about the nurseries attending, please follow this link: http://www.planthuntersfairs.co.uk/ Admission: £3 per...

ONE WEEK LATER performing live

OAK TREE , REDNAL,COFTON HACKETT, BROMSGROVE

Tamworth band ONE WEEK LATER (OWL) will be performing live at Oak Tree, Rednal, and doing two sets of around 40 minutes with the first one starting at 20:00 Come and support your local Tamworth musicians! A change of scene on a Friday night will be great for all our local fans! Looking forward to...

Foraging Walk

Ladywalk Nature Reserve , Faraday Avenue, Hams Hall Distribution Park

Join Dave Watson from Woodland Survival Crafts on a gentle walk around Ladywalk Nature Reserve to learn about wild food and where to find it. Suitable for ages 16+, under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.

Wedding Fayre

Statfold Barn Railway , Ashby Road, Tamworth

Wedding Fayre 7th April 2019 From 11.00 – 3.00 on Sunday 7th April 2019 Statfold’s beautiful Roundhouse Venue will be hosting a wedding fayre with a large range of Staffordshire’s premier wedding suppliers! From dresses, cakes, photographers, entertainments, décor and DJ this wedding fayre will be a great bonus to assisting you with planning the...

Spring Camp

Landau forte 6th form , Ashby road, Tamworth

Omega are returning to Landau forte from the 15th to 19th April for Spring camp! A fantastic opportunity for children aged 7-15 to try something new, make friends and have fun! With 4 activities a day there really is something for everyone, visit omegaoutdooradventure.co.uk to book or call us on 07956860099 today! Camp runs from...

South Staffs Water Roadshow

South Staffs Water Mobile Hub , St Editha's Square, Tamworth

Need help with your water bill? We offer many ways to pay and there are many ways we can help. Bring your bill to our roadshow and we’ll be able to give you help and advice. It doesn’t just need to be about bills, why not grab the opportunity to come and see us about...

Easter Soft Play Party

Namco Funscape , Castle Grounds, River Drive, Tamworth

Enjoy some ‘Bun-Tastic’ fun and games this Easter Holiday at Pac-Man Play. This is a hugely popular event featuring Easter themed party games such as egg & spoon racing and egg hunting in our giant ball pit! There’s plenty of prizes for all plus the Easter Bunny will be making an appearance at his favourite...

Easter Activities Week

Middleton , Middleton, Tamworth

Escape the crowds this Easter and join us at Middleton Hall & Gardens, where we will be celebrating Easter traditions throughout time. The Hall, gardens and grounds will be open as normal, with the addition of challenges, demonstrations and traditional activities for the whole family to get involved in. Hunt for Easter eggs throughout our...

The Mini Zoo at Pac-Man Play

Namco Funscape , Castle Grounds, River Drive, Tamworth

Ever had a snake wrapped around your shoulders or held a tarantula in your hand? Learn and love at our educational talks at Pac-Man Play. All animals are tame and in most cases can be handled or petted, allowing you the unique opportunity to experience something a little bit different, learning as you go! This...

Ninebarrow in Concert

St Francis Church , Masefield drive, Tamworth

Ninebarrow are a multi-award-winning folk duo, who are impressing audiences across the country with their innovative and captivating take on the folk tradition. Described by Mark Radcliffe as sounding ‘like two halves of one voice’ and by Kate Rusby as ‘absolutely amazing’, Jon Whitley and Jay LaBouchardiere combine breath taking vocal harmonies and melodies, delivering...

TWCSC Presents Almost P!nk

Wilnecote Working Men's Club , Hockley Road, Tamworth

On Friday 10th May at Wilnecote Working Men’s Club we will be hosting a charity event in aid of Tamworth Wellbeing & Cancer Support Centre. We will be thoroughly entertained by Kyla Porter as ‘Almost P!nk’. Doors open at 7pm with the fun starting at 8pm. Tickets are £10 each To purchase tickets contact Paula...

Giant Miniature Weekend

Statfold Barn Railway , Statfold Barn Farm, Ashby Road, Tamworth

The award winning Statfold Barn Railway is Tamworth’s Best Kept Secret. Steaming through some of Staffordshire’s most picturesque countryside, this award winning narrow gauge railway welcomes families to its annual “Giant Miniature Weekend”. GMW is the largest steam weekend of the year, welcoming over 100 miniature engines from across the UK to this Tamworth venue....

Statfold Giant Miniature Weekend

Statfold Barn Railway , Ashby Road, Tamworth

Statfold Giant Miniature Weekend 11th / 12th May 2019 Saturday 10.00-17:00 & Sunday 10.00-16:00 AN EVENT NEVER TO BE MISSED! The award winning Statfold Barn Railway in Tamworth presents its fourth annual “Giant Miniature Weekend” – a steam filled rally event for all ages to enjoy. Over 100 miniature engines from across the UK will...

Giant Miniature Weekend

Statfold Barn Railway , Statfold Barn Farm, Ashby Road, Tamworth

The award winning Statfold Barn Railway is Tamworth’s Best Kept Secret. Steaming through some of Staffordshire’s most picturesque countryside, this award winning narrow gauge railway welcomes families to its annual “Giant Miniature Weekend”. GMW is the largest steam weekend of the year, welcoming over 100 miniature engines from across the UK to this Tamworth venue....

Coping with deafness through Lipreading

Elim Church , 19 Bamforth St , Glascote, Tamworth

We are a group of 10 Adults ranging from their 20s to 80s, of age, who are, or live with someone who has lost or is losing their hearing. We meet every Monday  morning from 10am till 12. The purpose of the group, is to share our experiences being deafened in our community, and with...

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...

Antique and Collectors Fair

Statfold Barn Railway , Ashby Road, Tamworth

Saturday 9am to 4pm – Sunday 9am to 3pm Guildhall Antiques are holding a weekend Antiques and Collectors Fair with indoor and outdoor stalls and marquees at Statfold Barn Railway. Come along for a great family day out and you might find that valuable antique nobody else has spotted! Open from 9am on both days...

‘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

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,...