English Tourism Week events

TAXI: The Story from A to B

TAXI: The Story from A to B

Saturday 26 January 2019 – Sunday 12 May 2019

Location: Coventry Transport Museum Millennium Place, Hales Street, Coventry, CV1 1JD

From horse drawn to horse power, the history of the taxi is much older than you think.

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Saturday 16 February 2019 – Sunday 2 June 2019

Location: Coventry - Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry City Centre, CV1 5QP

The acclaimed wildlife photography exhibition from the Natural History Museum is back with 100 stunning images.

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Noughts & Crosses

Noughts & Crosses

Tuesday 26 March 2019 – Saturday 30 March 2019

Location: Belgrade Theatre Belgrade Square Corporation St Coventry CV1 1GS

“Why love, if losing hurts so much?” Teenagers Sephy and Callum sit together on a beach. They are in love. It is forbidden.

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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

Thursday 28 March 2019

Location: The Albany Theatre 53 Butts Road, Coventry, West Midlands CV1 3BH

What if you were told to hate your first true love? This vibrant and passionate production brings one of Shakespeare's most iconic plays to life.

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Easter Chocolate Festival

Easter Chocolate Festival

Saturday 30 March 2019 – Sunday 31 March 2019

Location: Coventry - Fargo Village, Far Gosford Street, Coventry, CV1 5ED.

The Chocolate Festival is back! Fargo are celebrating chocolate and celebrating Easter at the same time. Get ready for a market full of tasty treats, Easter Eggs and workshops/demonstrations.

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Met Opera Live: Die Walkure

Met Opera Live: Die Walkure

Saturday 30 March 2019

Location: Warwick Arts Centre Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry, CV4 7AL

Featuring some of the most glorious music ever written – including, of course, the Ride of the Valkyries – Die Walküre is the second of the four operas that comprise Wagner’s Ring cycle.

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Talk And Book Signing: ‘Blue Yonder’ By Susan Fowler

Talk And Book Signing: ‘Blue Yonder’ By Susan Fowler

Saturday 30 March 2019

Location: Coventry - Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry City Centre, CV1 5QP

This talk will be a particularly poignant one for former Coventry kid Susan Fowler, as the first ever painting she purchased with her first wage packet from Cornwall Council was from the Herbert.

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I Talk Too Much - an evening with Francis Rossi

I Talk Too Much - an evening with Francis Rossi

Thursday 4 April 2019

Location: The Albany Theatre 53 Butts Road, Coventry, West Midlands CV1 3BH

Francis Rossi, the legendary founder, lead singer and lead guitarist of Status Quo shares mishaps and adventures of a life on the road with one of the biggest and most loved bands.

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