What's on inCoventry


Welcome to Coventry

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Coventry - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Coventry to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Coventry

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Coventry as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Coventry

25
AUG
Ikon & Diva Reunion
JJ's, Coventry

Twenty years after it first opened its doors an iconic Coventry nightclub is making a return to the city... Ikon and Diva a nightspot that dominated the citys nightlife throughout the noughties will be making an appearance this bank holiday SundayWe promise…

Category: Nightclubs

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25
AUG
Big Fun Run Coventry
War Memorial Park

Be a Coventry Big Fun Runner in 2019Big Fun Run is a 5k untimed run strictly for FUN where its all about relaxed exercise. Theres no times no pressure no sweat ‐ just some easy moves and lots of laughs. The Big…

Category: Sports

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04
SEP
Holding the Centre
The Belgrade Theatre

When everything tells you who you should be how can you know who you areAll his life Micaiah has been told he is clever special different. A successful entrepreneur generous son and brother so what if his pride in his achievements spills…

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11
SEP
The Sound of Springsteen
The Belgrade Theatre

The Sound of Springsteen formed in late 2017 from a passion for the work of THE BOSS.Each member of this 7 piece band has their own unique abilities as performers and an undeniable love of the music.The band members as they are…

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12
SEP
The King is Back - Ben Portsmouth is Elvis
The Belgrade Theatre

Ben Portsmouth ‐The Worlds Number One Elvis Tribute Artist. Ben a multi talented musician singer and songwriter had Elviss DNA in his blood from an early age. His father was an avid Elvis fan and Ben grew up on a diet of…

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13
SEP
Northern Soul Live
The Belgrade Theatre

Northern Soul Live is a Soul and Motown party with The Edwin Starr band The Team featuring Angelo Starr with special guest original Northern Soul artist Lorraine Silver.Edwin Starrs original band backed Edwin on all his shows. They are still intact following…

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14
SEP
Stardust
The Belgrade Theatre

Amor is the Whitney Houston in the Bollywood music industry in the late 1980s. She is silenced when she uncovers an explosive secret involving Cyrus her music producer and husband.30 years later British Asian singer Amar is struggling to make his mark…

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17
SEP
Saturday Night Fever
The Belgrade Theatre

THE FEVER IS BACK IN A BIG NEW PRODUCTIONONE OF THE BEST‐SELLING MOVIE SOUNDTRACKS EVER Marking 40 years since its famous UK cinema release Saturday Night Fever is spectacularly re‐imagined in a big new music and dance extravaganza.Whilst paying homage to the…

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24
SEP
The Lady Vanishes
The Belgrade Theatre

BAFTA‐nominated Gwen Taylor and Villain of the Year Andrew Lancel are reunited for the first time since their two years together in Coronation Street as Anne Taylor and her evil son Frank Foster. Andrew and Gwen are back in this devilishly fun…

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02
OCT
Frankenstein
The Belgrade Theatre

An eighteen year‐old girl Mary Shelley dreams up a monster whose tragic story will capture the imaginations of generations to come.A young scientist by the name of Frankenstein breathes life into a gruesome body. Banished into an indifferent world Frankensteins creature desperately…

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02
OCT
Carole - The Music of Carole King
The Belgrade Theatre

From the producers of the West End hit shows Seven Drunken NightsThe Story of The Dubliners and Walk Right BackThe Everly Brothers Story this brand new production takes to the stage for 2019.CaroleThe Music of Carole…

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03
OCT
Nathan Carter and his Band
The Belgrade Theatre

Nathan Carter is one of the biggest names on the Irish music scene and is fast becoming a big name all over the UK.Nathan performs an array of original songs and covers which show the tone and range of his vocal ability…

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04
OCT
Pop Up Bowie
The Belgrade Theatre

Paul Anthony was voted the UKs No.1 David Bowie Tribute Act at the National Tribute Awards 2016.His act has amazed and entertained audiences throughout the nation. With a full band Paul will perform 2 hours of Bowies biggest hits taking the audience…

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05
OCT
Steve Steinmans Anything For Love The Meat
The Belgrade Theatre

2000 performances and over a million tickets sold worldwideSteve Steinman now in his 27th year of performing Meat Loafs incredible back catalogue brings you his brand‐new production featuring Meat Loafs greatest hits with special guest star Lorraine Crosby the female lead vocalist…

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09
OCT
The Goldhawks perform TOMMY - the album LIVE
The Belgrade Theatre

On the 50th anniversary of the release of The Whos ground‐breaking rock opera Tommy we bring you a brand new production The Goldhawks perform TOMMYthe album LIVEFollowing continued public demand after their smash hit tour of Quadrophenia legendary world‐class rock…

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10
OCT
Dangerous Obsession
The Belgrade Theatre

Its a sunny afternoon in the Home Counties Sally Driscoll is watering her plants in the conservatory of her luxurious home after an afternoon sunbathing. A peaceful sceneuntil a bespectacled suited man suddenly appears at the door.John Barrett is not…

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12
OCT
Daliso Chaponda - Blah Blah Blacklist Tour 2019
Warwick Arts Centre

In his hilarious daring new show Blah Blah Blacklist Daliso looks at disgraced blacklisted celebrities and historical figures were ashamed we once admired and who now have let us down. Theres also the small matter of family member arrests exploding buildings in…

Category: Miscellaneous

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15
OCT
The Entertainer
The Belgrade Theatre

1982: Archie Rice is a washed‐up entertainer playing a summer season. As his soldier son sails with the Task Force to liberate the Falklands his daughter Jean returns from campaigning against the war and Archies professional and personal lives collide with devastating…

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16
OCT
Big Pink Shopathon at Nailcote Hall, Warwickshire
Nailcote Hall

The Big Pink Shopathon is a major new shopping event for 2019 to be held annually at the dreamily‐beautiful Nailcote Hall Country House Hotel set in the heart of North Warwickshire.The event brings the latest and best‐quality classic and contemporary fashion and…

Category: Lifestyle

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17
OCT
The Scummy Mummies Show
Warwick Arts Centre

The Scummy Mummies Ellie Gibson and Helen Thorn have announced a 2019 UK tour running from 20th September at Didcot Cornerstone to the 1st December at Leicesters Y Theatre.The tour comes hot on the heels of their Edinburgh Festival debut…

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23
OCT
Horrible Histories - Awful Egyptians
The Belgrade Theatre

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is deadSo its time to prepare yourselves for two amazing shows with Horrible Histories live on stage: Awful Egyptians and Terrible Tudors.Using actors and ground‐breaking 3D special effects these two…

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23
OCT
Horrible Histories - Terrible Tudors
The Belgrade Theatre

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is deadSo its time to prepare yourselves for two amazing shows with Horrible Histories live on stage: Awful Egyptians and Terrible Tudors.Using actors and ground‐breaking 3D special effects these two…

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25
OCT
Messy
The Belgrade Theatre

Meet Daisy. Shes got a messy brain and a messy bedroom. No matter what she does The Mess just seems to follow her about Which makes it very difficult to look for stuff. Important stuff. Like Mr TwiggyWhen Daisy is chosen to…

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29
OCT
My Beautiful Laundrette
The Belgrade Theatre

Nikolai Foster brings Hanif Kureishis iconic and Oscar‐nominated screenplay My Beautiful Laundrette to the stage.This bold new production of Kureishis ground‐breaking film co‐produced with Curve Everyman Theatre Cheltenham and Leeds Playhouse explores issues of sexuality cultural conflict gender equality class and generational…

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06
NOV
Totally Tina
The Belgrade Theatre

Voted the UKs official No 1 Tina Turner tribute for the past six years by the Agents Association of Great Britain Totally Tina is a spectacular energetic recreation and probably the closest thing youll get to a live Tina Turner concert A…

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07
NOV
Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story
The Belgrade Theatre

SEEN BY OVER 22 MILLION PEOPLE WORLDWIDEThe show you will never forget Daily MailJoyous I love this show Sunday ExpressThis sensational multi award‐winning West End show first opened in 1989 and has been thrilling audiences around the world ever since. Now it…

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11
NOV
The Gruffalo
The Belgrade Theatre

The Gruffalo is one of the world's best‐loved monsters. Since it was first published in 1999 the award‐winning story of his encounter with the little brown mouse in the deep dark wood has continued to…

13
NOV
Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers: Tribe 25
The Belgrade Theatre

In their landmark 25th year the UKs original touring Taiko Tribe return to the road with a brand new show of skill stamina and red‐hot rhythms to stir your soulAs Europes longest‐established taiko group Mugenkyo are widely recognised as the ground‐breaking pioneers…

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14
NOV
The Nutcracker
The Belgrade Theatre

For many people The Nutcracker is the true curtain‐raiser to Christmas bringing a special magic to the advent season.Russian State Ballet and Opera House returns for their annual UK tour with a vibrant and enchanting full touring ballet production featuring live Orchestra…

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15
NOV
Don Quixote
The Belgrade Theatre

The Russian State Ballet and Opera House is back for its annual UK tour with spellbinding lavish full‐production touring ballet.Don Quixote delights in stories of brave knights fabulous giants and other fantastical creatures. But most of all he dreams of his beloved…

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Tourist Attractions


Warwick Castle

Britain's greatest Mediaeval experience at Warwick Castle. castle was created as a fortification in AD 914, to protect the small hilltop settlement from Danish invaders who posed a threat to the Anglo‐Saxon kingdom of Mercia.You are able to explore the Castle with towers, dungeons and state…

Midland Air Museum

Our exhibits range from the magnificent Avro Vulcan bomber through more than 30 other historic aircraft, both civil like the Argosy above and military, aero engines and other artefacts, to a wide range of memorabilia. We're particularly proud of our collection of material relating to Sir Frank Whittle,…

Jaguar Daimler Heritage Centre

The Jaguar Daimler Heritage Trust Ltd was established in March 1983, and is dedicated to preserving and promoting the history of Jaguar products and it's associated companies which include Swallow Sidecar, SS cars, Daimler, Lanchester, and Jaguar.In addition to maintaining an outstanding collection of more than…

Lunt Roman Fort

The Lunt Roman fort is in Baginton, near Coventry and is a partial reconstruction of the fort that was established there in 64AD following the Boudiccan rebellion. In 1960 initial excavations uncovered the remains of the defensive ditches of the Roman fort, which led to extensive excavations between…

Stoneleigh Abbey

Would you like to walk in the footsteps of Jane Austen and see the portraits of some of her ancestors Would you like to know who was the inspiration for the story of Anne Elliot in 'Persuasion' or visit Sotherton Court as it is described in 'Mansfield Park'Well…

Kenilworth Castle

Kenilworth Castle has been intimately linked with some of the most important names in English history. Today, with its impressive Norman keep, Tudor gardens and John of Gaunt's Great Hall, it is among the largest castle ruins in England.It also offers stunning countryside viewswith the Millennium…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Coventry? See our list of attractions in Coventry, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.


Updated: 24/08/2019 04:47:45

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