2TM's Top Ten Things to Do in Tamworth
Craft Shed Markets
The Craft Shed Markets are back again on Peel Street, across from Northgate Shopping Centre.
Lots of unique stalls, yummy food, a mini crystal workshop plus so much more.
Saturday 5th // Peel Street // 9am
Spring Celebration Show
Miniature Horse Federation are holding their Spring Celebration Show at the Tamworth Paceway.
Including Miniature, Small Horse and Little Horse Show. Entry is free.
Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th // Tamworth Paceway // From 8am
Moonbi Car Boot Sale
Support the Tamworth Representatives of the Armidale Special Olympics and the Ten Pin Bowling team, by bringing your car along for a boot sale.
Or perhaps someone else's trash will be your treasure?
There'll be a sausage sizzle, pancakes and drinks available.
Monday 7th // Moonbi Reserve // 8:30am
School Holiday Fun
Lots happening around Tamworth for the School Holidays!
Centrepoint – Plaster Painting, Forum 6 cinemas or Tenpin Bowling
Check out the new inflatable world.
Get out and visit our support our local dams Lake Keepit and Chaffey.
Monday Oct 7 – 10am – 3pm Cricket NSW workshop. A great opportunity for kids to learn specific skills of the game whilst having fun at the same time.
With each enrolment comes a starter pack too!
All weekend // various locations
NRL Grand Final
Raiders or Roosters?
WHO WILL WIN the 2019 Premiership?
Watch it on the big screen at one of our local venues, or invite your friends over and watch it at home.
Sunday 6th October 2019
The Tamworth Regional Youth Council are giving the Young People of Tamworth the opportunity to learn to Skate for free with the team from Totem Skateboarding.
10am Beginners Workshop 1
12pm Beginners Workshop 2
2pm Girls only Workshop
3pm Intermediate Workshop
Saturday 5th // Tamworth Skate Park // 10am
Spring Garden Expo
An amazing day is set to wow crowds at the Spring Garden Expo at the Hanging Rock Hall on Barry Road.
There'll be market stalls, lots of plants, raffles and farm produce to peruse.
Plus raffles, garden art and live music.
Food and drink available as well.
Sunday 6th // Hanging Rock Hall // 9 - 3pm
Tamworth Short Film Festival
Tamworth’s silver screen to come alive with local talent!
Tamworth’s premier film festival is back in 2019 for one night only, showcasing the best and brightest of the region’s film makers. The re-launch of The Tamworth Short Film Festival offers budding country creatives, writers, producers, directors, actors and camera men and women to capture, collaborate and create the stories they want to tell.
Entry is free but tickets are limited, so please book in advance.
Sunday 6th // Forum 6 Cinemas // 7pm
Tamworth Pride Fair Day
Tamworth Pride Fair Day is an outstanding, family friendly, fun, and community-based event that will see stall holders, activities and entertainment throughout the day to entice every member of the family - including the dog.
Featuring live music, entertainment, food stalls, sausage sizzle, gaymes, doggy fashion parade, kids’ corner, fair day attractions and information stalls. Tamworth Pride brings together lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex and queer (queer, intersex and asexual) community members, services and local Government from Tamworth, NSW.
This year’s focus is saying “Thank You” to the local community for their support in the “YES” vote and providing a fun day out for the whole community who have welcomed us with open arms.
For more info call Dianne on 0429 030 854 or Brad on 0428 375 215
Sunday 6th // Bicentennial Park // 10am
The Night of the Horse
There will be something for everyone at The Night of the Horse with bulls, brahmans, wagon wheels and family fun high on the agenda of entertainment. Watch out for lucky door prizes, merchandise give-aways and the T shirt Gun promo shooter! Keep an eye out for the Cowboy Dance Cam and Kiss Cam as it scans the crowd to ensure an evening filled with belly laughs and ‘tell your friends’ moments.
This production will be hosted by Network 7's Sammie O'Brien and will feature Equine Super Trainers: Warren Backhouse (Australia's highest money earning Reining Trainer, WEG rider and multiple Futurity, Derby and Open Champion et.al.). Brett Parbery (12-time Australian Dressage Championship, 3 Olympic Games and a top 10 WEG finish et.al.) Rob Leach (American Cow Horse Futurity Champion, Warwick Stallion Draft Winner, Equitana Cow horse Champion et.al.)
As well as Scotty Finlayson and Grant Quigley, these trainers will be riding some of Australia's highest money earning performance horses in the country and will ensure The Night of the Horse is a must see event.
Alongside these amazing trainers will be interactive demonstrations of trick riding, show jumping, barrel racing to name just a few disciplines.
Saturday 5th // AELEC // 7pm