|Save the date for this year’s medieval-themed St George’s Day fun
Tamworth’s popular St George’s Day extravaganza is back for 2024 with an exciting new line-up of entertainment set to take over the Castle Grounds, with medieval-themed fun for the whole family on Saturday 20 April, from 11am – 5pm.
The FREE annual festival is one of the highlights of Tamworth Borough Council’s impressive calendar of outdoor events, drawing thousands of visitors from across the country.
|The Saxon legends are coming to town!
Saxon story themed activities are coming to Tamworth Castle and Grounds as part of a King Offa celebration taking place next month.
Tamworth Borough Council are inviting families to join in the Saxon fun running over three weekends in March.
The wargames begin on 3 March in the castle Great Hall. People are invited to join the Tamworth Wargames Club demonstration from 11am – 3pm, as they use Saxon and Viking table figures in a great battle!
|Archaeological radar set to uncover more of Tamworth’s history• Geophysical investigation taking place within the castle bailey • Licenced activity using ground penetrating radar • Ankerside to display project finds
|February half-term fun for all the family at Tamworth Castle • Half-term activities from 10 February to 18 February • Missfit Creations returns with clothes exhibition • Contemporary and historic clothing exhibition until the end of March
|New Year welcomes new shows to the Tamworth Assembly Rooms• New shows on sale for 2024 • Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the TIC • Take a look at our 24 shows for 2024
|NCP car park under Tamworth Borough Council ownership• NCP transferred to council ownership on 12 January • In the short term, visitors to use council carpark machine on Spinning Lane • Standard council short stay parking charges apply
|Tamworth Castle dressed for Christmas• Visit Tamworth Castle to see the festive decorations • Many thanks to Castle Volunteers, Dosthill WI and Lady Meadow Sewing Group who created festive designs around the castle • Few remaining tickets available for family Magical Santa Show
|Visit Tamworth for fun festive activities and entertainment this Christmas• Outdoor ice rink new to Christmas in Tamworth • Take part in the free Nutcracker Trail • Winter films throughout December
|Free parking for Small Business Saturday • Small Business Saturday in the town 2 December • Visitors invited to park for free at council run car parks and support town centre businesses small business Saturday • Free parking also on 23 December for last minute shopping and Christmas in Tamworth events
|Pledge to say no to violence against women • Orange the World – UNiTE campaign to end violence against women from 25 November • The castle will be lit-up orange on the 25th • People encouraged to support #NoExcuse