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.

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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

19
FEB
Yamato Drummers of Japan: Jhonetsu "Passion"
Warwick Arts Centre

Following their hugely successful tour in 2017 the Yamato Drummers are returning to the UK by popular demand. Their acclaimed performances of Japanese Taiko drumming and music have captivated audiences of over 6 million people in 53 countries across the globe.In this…

TEL: 02476 524524
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23
FEB
Jimeoin: Result!
Warwick Arts Centre

An evening of world class stand‐up as the Irishman from Australia brings his brilliantly observed ever‐evolving and hilarious comedy to Warwick Arts Centre fresh from a smash‐hit New York off‐Broadway season with his latest sell out tour.Jimeoin is internationally acclaimed as one…

TEL: 02476 524524
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23
FEB
Priority Saturday Presents Varksi
JJ's, Coventry

The once face‐painted Varski has put away the brushes for now and grown into a DJ hero in his own right and this Saturday hes joining us at JJs for a huge DJ setVenue: JJs Coventry The Sky Dome 2 Croft Road…

Category: Nightclubs

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24
FEB
Gary Delaney: Gagster's Paradise
Warwick Arts Centre

One of Britains leading one‐liner comics returns to the road with another onslaught of lean expertly crafted gaggery.A Mock The Week regular and recent star of the new Live At The Apollo series Garys shows are renowned in the business for a…

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01
MAR
Justin Moorhouse: Northern Joker
Warwick Arts Centre

These days Justins not certain about anything apart from his uncertaintyBrexit looms it appears the Cold War is being rebooted and thats before we begin to worry about whats happening in America closer to home hes starting to feel redundant…

TEL: 02476 524524
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03
MAR
Resolution Run Coventry 2019 5k
War Memorial Park

Whats your resolution this year If youre looking to shed a few pounds aiming to be a bit healthier or just looking for something fun to do with friends we can help.Take part in a Resolution Run near you this spring. We…

Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 401344
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07
MAR
Grant Funding - Writing your Application
University of Warwick Science Park

Grant funding can support your business to make a purchase or develop a project that might otherwise not be financially affordable.This workshop will provideguidance on writing a grant funding application that has the best chance of success.What: Grant Funding ‐ Writing your…

Category: Lifestyle

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07
MAR
Raising Finance for Business - Business Support Wo
University of Warwick Science Park

What: Raising Finance for BusinessWhen: Thursday 7th March 9:00am ‐ 12:30pmWhere:University of Warwick Science Park The Venture Centre Sir William Lyons Road Coventry CV4 7EZAre you a technology based or innovative SME business based in Coventry & Warwickshire and looking to grow…

Category: Lifestyle

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13
MAR
Fagin's Twist
Warwick Arts Centre

Fagins Twist is the untold story of a notorious and complex villain. It imagines Fagins youth driven by greed and ambition in the face of overwhelming poverty. The streets are a place of little comfort and fairy‐tale endings are hard to find…

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15
MAR
Andrew Maxwell: Showtime
Warwick Arts Centre

With Showtime Andrew Maxwell continued his long run of domination of the Edinburgh Fringe. A memorable cocktail of personal stories astute political observations and the odd surprise foray into character cameos it won yet another barrage of five star reviews for one…

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15
MAR
Andrew Maxwell | 'SHOWTIME' Tour
Warwick Arts Centre

With Showtime Andrew Maxwell continued his long run of domination of the Edinburgh Fringe. A memorable cocktail of personal stories astute political observations and the odd surprise foray into character cameos it won yet another barrage of five star reviews for one…

TEL: 02476 524524
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15
MAR
ANDREW MAXWELL SHOWTIME TOUR 2019
Warwick Arts Centre

Channeling the spirit of his breakthrough award winning show This is my Hour ‐ Showtime matches that burning sense of urgency that we deserve entertainment in the times we live in.If weve learned anything over the last year or two…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02476 524524
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04
MAY
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Respect to Aretha
The Belgrade Theatre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS RESPECT TO ARETHAAretha Franklins extraordinary career as a singer and songwriter spanned over sixty years. She rose from church gospel singer to international stardom at a young age and is widely accepted as the finest female soul singer of…

TEL: 01366 380333
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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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28
NOV
National Sales Conference 2019 - 28th November 201
Ricoh Arena

Now in its sixth year the sell‐out National Sales Conference NSC19 is universally regarded as the UKs leading sales event amongst C‐level sales orientated professionals. NSC19 offers you the opportunity to be empowered and inspired by key presentations from some of the…

Category: Exhibitions

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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: 19/02/2019 04:50:37

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