Events & Festivals

The Tamworth region is a great place to visit at any time of year…

…but if you need a tangible excuse to get a trip booked, the region’s robust calendar of festivals and events is sure to get you over the line.

The region hosts an impressive line-up: an internationally-renowned country music festival, outdoor and sporting events, cultural and community events, a motorcycle rally, a food festival, agricultural shows, family-friendly celebrations, workshops and classes, live entertainment and theatre… for once, it’s not an understatement to say that the list goes on!

Check out What’s On for a complete and up-to-date listing of what’s coming up, or keep scrolling to learn more about some of the region’s flagship events.

Upcoming Events

Lineage: Heather + Kate Dorrough

Tamworth Regional Gallery 466 Peel Street, Tamworth, NSW

This exhibition is a conversation across time. The multi-disciplinary works of mother and daughter Heather and Kate Dorrough explore the nexus between the arts and crafts movements, female creative lineage, […]


Art After School for Children aged 5-9 years

Tamworth Regional Gallery 466 Peel Street, Tamworth, NSW

Art After School is an after-school art class for kids aged 5-9 years who love art and want to explore and experiment with different art making materials and skills over […]


Evenings with Dan Trivia

Join Dan from 2TM Tamworth for a fun evening of weekly trivia. Keep an eye on Afternoons with Dan 2TM Tamworth Facebook page for the head start bonus question each […]


88.9fm/96.3fm Tamworth’s Biggest Morning Tea

Fitzroy Plaza Fitzroy Street, Tamworth, NSW

Join in and indulge with Australia's Biggest Morning Tea, hosted by 88.9fm/96.3fm, jointly with the Tamworth Regional Council and Cancer Council NSW! Be at the Fitzroy Street Plaza on Thursday, […]


Come and Try Pickleball

Tamworth Sports Dome 7-9 Jack Smyth Drive Tamworth, Sydney, NSW

Come and try pickleball! The Tamworth Sports Dome will be hosting 6 weeks of Pickleball sessions from Friday 3 May - Friday 7 June. Whether you’ve played before or never […]


PALE BLUE DOT – In The Raw IN ’24

Tamworth Community Centre Darling Street, Tamworth, NEW SOUTH WALES

In The Raw, is a monthly series of staged play readings by local company You'll Miss The Tide Productions. The 2024 season continues in May with Pale Blue Dot, a […]


Calala Markets

Great range of goods; including locally sourced fruit and vegetables, jams, honey, plants, handicraft and a few surprises, plus Rotary’s Famous sausage sizzle! 4th Saturday of the month, 8:00am – […]


Tamworth Community Saturday Markets

Bicentennial Park Kable Avenue, Tamworth, NSW

Fresh and local seasonal produce and artisan markets. Every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, 8:00am - 12:00pm. The Village Green Bicentennial Park Kable Avenue, Tamworth


Australian Equine and Livestock Events Centre (AELEC) 503 Goonoo Goonoo Road, Tamworth, NSW

The National Cutting Horse Association’s (NCHA) premier event is the Futurity. The 50-year anniversary of the Futurity has consideration to honouring its Past Champions therefore, in 2024 the Champion of […]

Connect Tamworth – Biggest Morning Tea Event

652 Burgmans Lane, Kingswood NSW 2340 652 Burgmans Lane, Kingswood, NSW

Join Us for the Biggest Morning Tea! 🌸 📅 Date: Sunday, 26 May 2024 🕙 Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 🏠 Venue: Maher Residence, 652 Burgmans Lane, Kingswood (Turn […]