View All events

Exploring Eliot's Coventry

Exploring Eliot's Coventry

Saturday 2 November 2019 – Sunday 26 April 2020

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

The Herbert is celebrating 200 years since the birth of author George Eliot with a new display about her connections with Coventry.

View full details

Mini Makers

Mini Makers

Thursday 9 January 2020 – Thursday 2 April 2020

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

Creative fun for little hands and feet! Arrive anytime and be prepared to get messy!

View full details

Shiamak Bollywood Dance Classes

Shiamak Bollywood Dance Classes

Monday 13 January 2020 – Monday 23 March 2020

Location: Community Centre Warwickshire Shopping Park Coventry CV3 2SB

Bollywood, jazz and hip hop dance classes for tots, kids, young people and adults.

View full details

Parents & Tots Dance Classes

Parents & Tots Dance Classes

Tuesday 14 January 2020

Location: Community Centre Warwickshire Shopping Park Coventry CV3 2SB

Make memories together in a weekly dance class with your toddler. Join us for a free taster class or sign up for the term.

View full details

Mini Museum Engineers

Mini Museum Engineers

Wednesday 15 January 2020 – Tuesday 5 May 2020

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

Stay, play, relax, explore and learn in the Museum. Take the lead and investigate open-ended play stations while playing with and learning about STEM concepts.

View full details

Pond Dipping

Pond Dipping

Friday 17 January 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Come and discover what lurks in the murky depths of our pond, can you find the mysterious newt?

View full details

Taking Flight - Discover. Dream. Design

Taking Flight - Discover. Dream. Design

Saturday 25 January 2020 – Sunday 14 June 2020

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

Depart on a journey of invention and explore the evolution of flight in this immersive exhibition.

View full details

Coventry Preloved Vintage Kilo

Coventry Preloved Vintage Kilo

Saturday 25 January 2020

Location: Coventry Cathedral Priory Street Coventry CV1 5FB

Shop through 6 tonnes of Preloved, Vintage & Retro clothing and pay by weight - all at just £15 per kilo!

View full details

Earlsdon Supper Club - Winter Tasting

Earlsdon Supper Club - Winter Tasting

Saturday 25 January 2020

Location: Earlsdon, Coventry, CV5.

January is in full swing, come along and see what we've got in store for you to start the new year with a bang.

View full details

Jamali Maddix: Strip Club Epstein

Jamali Maddix: Strip Club Epstein

Sunday 26 January 2020

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

Critically acclaimed comedian and host of Vice’s Hate Thy Neighbour and Channel 4’s Adventures in Futureland, Jamali Maddix is heading out on tour again after his incredible 2018 World tour.

View full details

Independent Venue Week: Penelope Isles

Independent Venue Week: Penelope Isles

Tuesday 28 January 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Penelope Isles is the collaboration of brother and sister Jack and Lily Wolter. The band mix waves of ambient delays and fuzz guitar noise, sonic dynamics and melodic pop hooks.

View full details

Independent Venue Week: Rozi Plain at The Tin

Independent Venue Week: Rozi Plain at The Tin

Wednesday 29 January 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

The music of Rozi Plain has always felt like a freeze-frame. A colourful and graceful snapshot of the world, paused, suspended in time, and then gently toyed with.

View full details

Independent Venue Week: Awalé

Independent Venue Week: Awalé

Thursday 30 January 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

London-based band Awalé returns with a new sound, Senegalese soul. Biram Seck’s soaring voice evokes messages of love and peace, underpinned by heavenly poly-rhythm groove explorations.

View full details

ESC x Down to Earth Organic

ESC x Down to Earth Organic

Friday 31 January 2020

Location: Earlsdon, Coventry, CV5.

For the first ESC X of 2020, we're kicking off with our first-ever vegan night.

View full details

Warwick Arts Centre in association with Paradigm: Beverley Knight

Warwick Arts Centre in association with Paradigm: Beverley Knight

Friday 31 January 2020

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

Beverley Knight is celebrating 25 years in the music industry with the release of a new album, BK25, which she brings to life in this special concert with a live band.

View full details

Independent Venue Week: Ideas Of Noise Festival

Independent Venue Week: Ideas Of Noise Festival

Friday 31 January 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Ideas of Noise is an exciting new festival of experimental sound based in Birmingham with a focus on connecting experimental audiences and performers.

View full details

Comedy Central Live 1st February

Comedy Central Live 1st February

Saturday 1 February 2020

Location: Square One @ The Hub 4 Jordan Well Coventry CV1 5QT

Stand Up Comedy comes to Coventry City centre with a collection of 4 hilarious comedians appearing at Comedy Central Live.

View full details

Independent Venue Week: Creature Lab Presents The Courtesy Group

Independent Venue Week: Creature Lab Presents The Courtesy Group

Saturday 1 February 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Birmingham’s own tunemongering grimesters, survive against fashion, mediocrity, systematic dullness and impossible odds.

View full details

IVW & DIY presents: Demob Happy at The Tin

IVW & DIY presents: Demob Happy at The Tin

Sunday 2 February 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

DIY Presents Independent Venue Week tour, in association with Jack Daniel’s, headlined by Brighton’s Demob Happy.

View full details

Gulp!

Gulp!

Sunday 2 February 2020

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

Gulp! is a moving, magical story dripping with fun and unexpected twists and turns. A story about how to care for the world and its precious resources in an age of plastic and climate change.

View full details

Science Gala 2020

Science Gala 2020

Wednesday 5 February 2020

Location: University of Warwick Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry, CV4 7AL

The Science Gala will be a free evening extravaganza showcasing exciting science, a family event open to anyone interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths).

View full details

All Wrapped Up

All Wrapped Up

Thursday 6 February 2020 – Saturday 8 February 2020

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

Unwrap a world of imagination with Oily Cart’s michevious, wintery show for under-fives.

View full details

Anna Meredith

Anna Meredith

Sunday 9 February 2020

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

Anna Meredith brings her second studio album, FIBS, to Warwick Arts Centre as part of her latest UK band tour.

View full details

Tango Fire

Tango Fire

Wednesday 12 February 2020

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

The phenomenal, award-winning Tango Fire returns to the UK direct from a West End run, due to incredible popular demand.

View full details

Quinn by Lottie Davies

Quinn by Lottie Davies

Friday 14 February 2020 – Sunday 31 May 2020

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

QUINN follows a young man - the fictional character of William Henry Quinn - as he walks through the British landscape post WWII.

View full details

KODO: Legacy

KODO: Legacy

Friday 14 February 2020

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

Japan’s legendary Kodo drummers return to their roots with a physically stunning and musically sensational show, putting their huge drums centre stage.

View full details

Evelyn & The Yellow Birds

Evelyn & The Yellow Birds

Saturday 15 February 2020

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

Music soothes a homesick heart in an adventure for ages 6 plus, taking in the story of jazz from the Caribbean to London.

View full details

February Half Term - Wonderful Weaving

February Half Term - Wonderful Weaving

Saturday 15 February 2020 – Saturday 29 February 2020

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

We’re celebrating the weaving history of Coventry with two weeks of colourful, woven craft activities.

View full details

A Valentine's Celebration of Music and Dance

A Valentine's Celebration of Music and Dance

Saturday 15 February 2020

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

Celebrate your Valentine’s weekend in the company of Birmingham Royal Ballet’s world-class dancers and its internationally acclaimed orchestra, the Royal Ballet Sinfonia.

View full details

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors

Saturday 15 February 2020 – Sunday 1 March 2020

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

This installation by Catherine Howard presents over 100 embellished textile moths.

View full details

Starley Sportive 2020

Starley Sportive 2020

Sunday 16 February 2020

Location: Deeley Group George House, Herald Avenue, Coventry, CV5 6UB

A cycling sportive recognise the contributions of Coventry based inventors John Kemp Starley & James Starley to the cycling industry.

View full details

Frosty Fairies and Wintry Wizards

Frosty Fairies and Wintry Wizards

Monday 17 February 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Come with us as we journey to help the frosty fairies in our magic woods, can you make a wintry wizard magic potion?

View full details

Teeny Tiny Den Building

Teeny Tiny Den Building

Monday 17 February 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Why should den building be just for the older kids?! Head out and help us make dens for teddies and maybe even a toddler or two.

View full details

Den Building

Den Building

Tuesday 18 February 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Would you be able to survive outside this winter? Come find out as you discover how to make a survival den in the woods, to keep warm and sheltered away from the cold.

View full details

The Storm Whale

The Storm Whale

Tuesday 18 February 2020 – Saturday 22 February 2020

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

Noi and his father live in a house by the sea. When, one day, he finds a baby whale washed up on the beach after a storm, Noi is excited and takes it home to care for it.

View full details

Hibernating Hedgehogs

Hibernating Hedgehogs

Tuesday 18 February 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Find out about hedgehogs and their night time lives, what do they eat? Where are they in winter? Plus make a mud hedgehog too!

View full details

This makes That with These – Sprite-bots

This makes That with These – Sprite-bots

Tuesday 18 February 2020 – Tuesday 25 February 2020

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

Discover pixel art and have fun designing your own digital sprites using ‘Scratch’. Have a go at building a physical look-a-like “Sprite-Junk-Bot", using a specially designed challenge kit.

View full details

Wilderness Wednesdays - Whittling Wands

Wilderness Wednesdays - Whittling Wands

Wednesday 19 February 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Whittling Wands - Learn safe knife skills and learn how to whittle your own magic wand.

View full details

Iain Ballamy Quartet

Iain Ballamy Quartet

Thursday 20 February 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

In association with West Midlands Jazz
ECM recording artist Iain Ballamy is internationally recognised as a saxophonist and composer.

View full details

Nature Tots - Animal Super Senses

Nature Tots - Animal Super Senses

Thursday 20 February 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Behind the Scenes Family Store Tour

Behind the Scenes Family Store Tour

Thursday 20 February 2020 – Wednesday 26 February 2020

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

Join our Curator for a 30 minute behind the scenes talk and tour and discover historical objects that explore Coventry’s history with the weaving industry.

View full details

Sarah Keyworth: Pacific

Sarah Keyworth: Pacific

Saturday 22 February 2020

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

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee for Best Newcomer and winner of the Herald Angel Award, Sarah Keyworth returns with a brand-new show Pacific.

View full details

Jayde Adams: The Ballad of Kylie Jenner's Old Face

Jayde Adams: The Ballad of Kylie Jenner's Old Face

Sunday 23 February 2020

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

If pop stars, razors and even sausage rolls can attach themselves to important movements to sell themselves why can’t Jayde Adams?

View full details

Margaret Atwood: Live in Cinemas (Encore Screening)

Margaret Atwood: Live in Cinemas (Encore Screening)

Sunday 23 February 2020

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

In celebration of the publication of The Testaments, Fane Productions present an evening with the Canadian novelist, poet, literary critic and inventor.

View full details

Hibernating Hedgehogs

Hibernating Hedgehogs

Tuesday 25 February 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Find out about hedgehogs and their night time lives, what do they eat? Where are they in winter? Plus make a mud hedgehog too!

View full details

Den Building

Den Building

Tuesday 25 February 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Would you be able to survive outside this winter? Come find out as you discover how to make a survival den in the woods.

View full details

Bobby Seagull: The Life-Changing Magic of Numbers

Bobby Seagull: The Life-Changing Magic of Numbers

Tuesday 25 February 2020

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

From magic shows to rap lyric, hobbies to outer space, fitness to food, Bobby’s infectious enthusiasm for numbers will change how you think about almost everything!

View full details

Peter Zummo w/ Mabe Fratti

Peter Zummo w/ Mabe Fratti

Wednesday 26 February 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Along with old friends bassist Ernie Brooks and percussionist Bill Ruyle, Zummo plays with three new collaborators on his new album: Deep Drive.

View full details

Sphero Robot Art with Kineton STEM

Sphero Robot Art with Kineton STEM

Wednesday 26 February 2020

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

Kineton STEM Team bring their equipment and expertise so you can get hands on with Sphero Robots to turn digital commands into physical marks.

View full details

The Little Prince

The Little Prince

Thursday 27 February 2020 – Saturday 29 February 2020

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

In Inua Ellams’ magical retelling, the Little Prince descends from an African race in a parallel galaxy.

View full details

Art Masterclass: Felting

Art Masterclass: Felting

Thursday 27 February 2020

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

Try your hand at wet felting to produce a unique badge or key ring to take home.

View full details

Ardal O'Hanlon: The Showing Off Must Go On

Ardal O'Hanlon: The Showing Off Must Go On

Thursday 27 February 2020

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

Ardal O’Hanlon, star of TV shows such as Death in Paradise (BBC) and Father Ted (Ch 4) and My Hero (BBC), continues to tour his acclaimed stand-up show worldwide.

View full details

ESC x Bedouin Nights

ESC x Bedouin Nights

Friday 28 February 2020

Location: Earlsdon, Coventry, CV5.

A Return To Turkey

View full details

Nature Tots - Hedgehogs Wake Up!

Nature Tots - Hedgehogs Wake Up!

Friday 28 February 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Coventry Open 2020

Coventry Open 2020

Saturday 29 February 2020 – Sunday 19 April 2020

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

This is the eleventh Coventry Open, an inspiring exhibition showcasing a wide range of talent from the West Midlands and Warwickshire.

View full details

The Glow Party Project ft. Varski

The Glow Party Project ft. Varski

Saturday 29 February 2020

Location: JJ's The Sky Dome, 2 Croft Road, Coventry CV1 3AZ

After a massive New Year's Eve, Varski has returned to Coventry bring you the very unique glow party project!

View full details

Sarah & Duck Live at The Albany Theatre

Sarah & Duck Live at The Albany Theatre

Saturday 29 February 2020

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

The enchanting world of Sarah and Duck is brought to life featuring the wonderful characters from the BAFTA award-winning CBeebies show.

View full details

FUNK - A Music Revolution

FUNK - A Music Revolution

Monday 2 March 2020

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

Curated by James Brown’s MD, renowned saxophonist Pee Wee Ellis and singer China Moses, FUNK: A Music Revolution celebrates funk’s influence from its early days to latest sounds.

View full details

Cheltenham Festival Preview Night

Cheltenham Festival Preview Night

Tuesday 3 March 2020

Location: Christ the King Club 14 Westhill Rd, Coventry, CV6 2AA.

Join us at Christ the King Club in Coventry for an evening of racing talk ahead of the Cheltenham Festival, in the company of an expert panel from the world of Horse Racing.

View full details

World Book Day

World Book Day

Thursday 5 March 2020

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

Join us for a sensory storytelling experience as we celebrate World Book Day with a retelling of Eric Eric Carle’s classic children book, ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’.

View full details

World Book Day: Mini Museum Engineers on Tour!

World Book Day: Mini Museum Engineers on Tour!

Thursday 5 March 2020

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

To celebrate World Book Day, Mini Museum Engineers travels to the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum.

View full details

Family Saturdays: This makes That with These – Object stories: Stop Motion Animation

Family Saturdays: This makes That with These – Object stories: Stop Motion Animation

Saturday 7 March 2020

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

Join the Kineton STEM team and create a film that tells the story of the old being transformed to something new.

View full details

Beastly Belle

Beastly Belle

Saturday 7 March 2020

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

Be charmed and surprised by a new twist on an old tale, inspired by the iconic era of 1920's and 30's cinema. Featuring a skilful mix of puppetry, film projections and an original musical score.

View full details

Black Voices: Aretha - The Queen Next Door

Black Voices: Aretha - The Queen Next Door

Saturday 7 March 2020

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

Celebrating the Queen of Soul, Black Voices team up with a stellar four piece band to cover a range of Aretha Franklin classics in a trip down memory lane.

View full details

The Big 2020 Blowout

The Big 2020 Blowout

Saturday 7 March 2020

Location: JJ's The Sky Dome, 2 Croft Road, Coventry CV1 3AZ

A massive 2020 blowout with hundreds of inflatables to giveaway as well as face-painting. glowsticks, CO2 and much, much more!

View full details

Kinky Boots The Musical

Kinky Boots The Musical

Sunday 8 March 2020

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

Kinky Boots The Musical, filmed live at the Adelphi Theatre in the heart of London’s West End, is strutting onto the big screen!

View full details

Arabella Weir: Does My Mum Loom Big In This?

Arabella Weir: Does My Mum Loom Big In This?

Tuesday 10 March 2020

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

The mother of all confessional shows from the bestselling author and star of The Fast Show and Two Doors Down.

View full details

Jamboree

Jamboree

Saturday 14 March 2020

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

It’s time to make some noise! Jamboree is a vibrant piece of gig-theatre made for and with teenagers who have profound and multiple disabilities.

View full details

VIP Record Fair

VIP Record Fair

Sunday 15 March 2020

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

A GREAT CHANCE TO BUY OR SELL YOUR VINYL RECORDS - AT COVENTRY'S BIGGEST RECORDS FAIR!

View full details

Warmduscher + DUF

Warmduscher + DUF

Tuesday 17 March 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Warmduscher are a group of musical miscreants that are embarking on a worldwide tour and stopping in the midlands for one night only down at the Tin.

View full details

Independent Gin Festival

Independent Gin Festival

Friday 20 March 2020 – Saturday 21 March 2020

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

Welcome to the Gin Fest that allows you to get up close and personal with your favourite independent gin companies!

View full details

In The Moment presents: Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla

In The Moment presents: Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla

Friday 20 March 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Coventry resident Joe O'Donnell, born in Limerick, Ireland, is one of the finest Celtic rock violinists and composers. Down at the Tin for 1 night only.

View full details

In The Moment presents: Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla

In The Moment presents: Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla

Friday 20 March 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

In The Moment presents Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla – progressive Celtic rock. Coventry resident Joe O'Donnell, born in Limerick, Ireland, is one of the finest Celtic rock violinists and composers.

View full details

Coventry Festival of Running

Coventry Festival of Running

Sunday 22 March 2020 – Sunday 5 April 2020

Location: Coventry

In 2020 the Coventry Half Marathon returns as part of a week long Festival of Running

View full details

Clark Tracey Quintet

Clark Tracey Quintet

Thursday 26 March 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Multi Award winning drummer Clark Tracey tours with his current band of highly talented young performers, the latest in a long list of Clark's ensembles.

View full details

Clark Tracey

Clark Tracey

Thursday 26 March 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Multi Award winning drummer Clark Tracey tours his current band of highly talented young performers, the latest in a long list of Clark's ensembles.

View full details

Drink Your Milk presents: Corto.alto w/ Duke Keats

Drink Your Milk presents: Corto.alto w/ Duke Keats

Friday 27 March 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Corto.alto is the brain-child of award-winning multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer, and visual artist Liam Shortall.

View full details

Drink Your Milk presents: Corto.alto w/ Duke Keats

Drink Your Milk presents: Corto.alto w/ Duke Keats

Friday 27 March 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Corto.alto is the brain-child of award-winning multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer, and visual artist Liam Shortall.

View full details

Family Saturdays: This makes That with These – Iron People

Family Saturdays: This makes That with These – Iron People

Saturday 4 April 2020

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

Taking inspiration from Ted Hughes ‘The Iron Woman’ we explore where objects are from, their material and their effect on our environment.

View full details

Easter Holidays: Sensational Sculptures

Easter Holidays: Sensational Sculptures

Saturday 4 April 2020 – Saturday 25 April 2020

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

Make bendy figures using tin foil, craft a portrait from clay and breathe new life into everyday materials by stacking, spiralling, threading and rolling.

View full details

Boudica Presents: Peggy Sue

Boudica Presents: Peggy Sue

Saturday 4 April 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

Peggy Sue are London-via-Brighton indie duo Rosa Slade and Katy Young.

View full details

Get Crafty in the Wild

Get Crafty in the Wild

Monday 6 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW.

Off we go to get crafty in the wild, we'll be making massive stick pictures and getting muddy with our special mud paint recipe.

View full details

Den Building

Den Building

Tuesday 7 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Would you be able to survive outside? Come find out as you discover how to make survival den in the woods, to keep warm and sheltered away from the cold.

View full details

Pond Dipping

Pond Dipping

Tuesday 7 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Come and discover what lurks in the murky depths of our pond, can you find the mysterious newt?

View full details

Wilderness Wednesdays - Fabulous Flames

Wilderness Wednesdays - Fabulous Flames

Wednesday 8 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Fabulous Flames - We'll be learning how to make a fire in a special kelly kettle to heat water to make hot chocolates and toast a marshmallow or two!

View full details

Wilderness Wednesdays - Fabulous Flames

Wilderness Wednesdays - Fabulous Flames

Wednesday 8 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Fabulous Flames - We'll be learning how to make a fire in a special kelly kettle to heat water to make hot chocolates and toast a marshmallow or two!

View full details

Nature Tots- Spring has Sprung

Nature Tots- Spring has Sprung

Thursday 9 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

The Tiger Who Came to Tea

The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Sunday 12 April 2020

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

Direct from the West End, the Olivier Award nominated smash hit show, The Tiger Who Came to Tea returns on tour, celebrating over 10 years on stage!

View full details

This makes That with These – Robots for a Greener Planet

This makes That with These – Robots for a Greener Planet

Tuesday 14 April 2020

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

Explore environmental issues and the rise of the eco-robots. Make your own simple robot to take home.

View full details

Teeny Tiny Den Building

Teeny Tiny Den Building

Tuesday 14 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Why should den building be just for the older kids?! Head out and help us make dens for teddies and maybe even a toddler or two.

View full details

Wondrous Warfaces

Wondrous Warfaces

Tuesday 14 April 2020 – Saturday 25 April 2020

Location: Lunt Roman Fort Coventry Rd, Baginton, Coventry CV8 3AJ

Visit the Lunt for the 1st time in 2020!

View full details

Magical Forest

Magical Forest

Tuesday 14 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Journey with us to our magical woodland, concoct a magic potion, help out the fairy queen and make some mud trolls.

View full details

Sculpture Gallery Family Tour

Sculpture Gallery Family Tour

Wednesday 15 April 2020 – Wednesday 22 April 2020

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

Join our Learning Team for a talk and tour to find out more about the sculptures on display.

View full details

Nature Tots - Find a Frog

Nature Tots - Find a Frog

Thursday 16 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Art Masterclass: Sculpting with Modrock

Art Masterclass: Sculpting with Modrock

Thursday 16 April 2020

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

Get messy with Modrock as we teach your children how to use this versatile material to create a sculpture to take home.

View full details

Bug Hunting

Bug Hunting

Monday 20 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Join us on a hunt for all those creepy crawlies, are you quick enough to net a butterfly or catch a beetle.

View full details

Get Crafty in the Wild

Get Crafty in the Wild

Monday 20 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Off we go to get crafty in the wild, we'll be making massive stick pictures and getting muddy with our special mud paint recipe.

View full details

Teeny Tiny Den Building

Teeny Tiny Den Building

Tuesday 21 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Why should den building be just for the older kids?! Head out and help us make dens for teddies and maybe even a toddler or two.

View full details

Magical Forest

Magical Forest

Tuesday 21 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Journey with us to our magical woodland, concoct a magic potion, help out the fairy queen and make some mud trolls.

View full details

Mark Lockheart Group

Mark Lockheart Group

Thursday 23 April 2020

Location: The Tin Music and Arts Units 1 - 4 Canal Basin, Coventry, CV1 4LY.

In Association with West Midlands Jazz Network. This brand new group explores Mark’s multi-faceted outlook on music through a new set of original compositions plus a few older ones.

View full details

Nature Tots - Crunching Munching Caterpillars

Nature Tots - Crunching Munching Caterpillars

Thursday 23 April 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Urban Jungle

Urban Jungle

Saturday 16 May 2020

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

Urban Jungle is back! Join us for a plant lovers paradise, perfect for the expert plant parent, or the notorious plant killer!

View full details

Den Building

Den Building

Tuesday 26 May 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Can you build a shelter good enough to sleep in, test how waterproof it is and camouflage it to the max!

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday - Carve a Musical Instrument

Wilderness Wednesday - Carve a Musical Instrument

Wednesday 27 May 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Carve a musical instrument - Come learn how to carve a musical instrument to take home, using just a stick, elastic bands, a glove and a knife.

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday - Carve a Musical Instrument

Wilderness Wednesday - Carve a Musical Instrument

Wednesday 27 May 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Carve a musical instrument - Come learn how to carve a musical instrument to take home, using just a stick, elastic bands, a glove and a knife.

View full details

Nature Tots - Wild Explorers

Nature Tots - Wild Explorers

Thursday 28 May 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Woodland Treasure Hunt

Woodland Treasure Hunt

Monday 20 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

We're off hunting for treasure, what will we find?

View full details

Bug Hunting

Bug Hunting

Monday 20 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Can you find some bug and beetles in our woodland. Scoop them up and have a closer look.

View full details

Pond Dipping

Pond Dipping

Tuesday 21 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Come and discover what lurks in the murky depths of our pond, can you find the mysterious newt?

View full details

Teddy Bear Adventure

Teddy Bear Adventure

Tuesday 21 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Bring along your teddy to explore the outdoors, build them a special home and play some teddy bear games.

View full details

Wilderness Wednesdays - Tracks and Trails

Wilderness Wednesdays - Tracks and Trails

Wednesday 22 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Tracks and Trails - Head out to look for animal tracks, discover some bones and maybe even dissect an owl pellet to find out what they've been eating.

View full details

Nature Tots - Fantastic Fairy Tales

Nature Tots - Fantastic Fairy Tales

Thursday 23 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Happy Hedgehogs

Happy Hedgehogs

Monday 27 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Hooray for hedgehogs they're the best, come play some games and see why prickles are better than the rest.

View full details

Den Building

Den Building

Monday 27 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Discover how to make your very own shelter in the woods, will you be able to make it waterproof using just what you find in the woods?

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday - Pizza Making

Wilderness Wednesday - Pizza Making

Tuesday 28 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Pizza Making - Come join us to make your very own pizza before cooking it in our special pizza oven.

View full details

Duck Tales

Duck Tales

Tuesday 28 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

We're off looking for ducks and we're going to have a quacking good time!

View full details

Buzzy Bees and Beautiful Butterflies

Buzzy Bees and Beautiful Butterflies

Tuesday 28 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Use our nets to hunt for some beautiful butterflies and turn into a bee in a buzzing game.

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday- Pizza Making

Wilderness Wednesday- Pizza Making

Wednesday 29 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Pizza Making - Come join us to make your very own pizza before cooking it in our special pizza oven.

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday - Pizza Making

Wilderness Wednesday - Pizza Making

Wednesday 29 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Pizza Making - Come join us to make your very own pizza before cooking it in our special pizza oven.

View full details

Nature Tots - Animal Homes

Nature Tots - Animal Homes

Friday 31 July 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Tiny Pond Dippers

Tiny Pond Dippers

Monday 3 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

A special chance for our smaller guests to look in the pond. They will also go on a trail and play some froggy games.

View full details

Magical Tea Party

Magical Tea Party

Tuesday 4 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Journey with us to our magical woodland, concoct a magic potion, help out the fairy queen and make some mud trolls.

View full details

Woodland Pirates

Woodland Pirates

Tuesday 4 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Ahoy me hearties! We're going into the woods to search for hidden treasure, sail the seven seas and make our enemies walk the plank! Will you join the crew?

View full details

We're going on a Teddy Adventure

We're going on a Teddy Adventure

Tuesday 4 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

If you go down to the woods today you're sure of a big surprise, we'll be there with our teddy bears! Whipping up some woodland porridge, listening to stories and having a beary good time!

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday - Woodland Jewellery

Wilderness Wednesday - Woodland Jewellery

Wednesday 5 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Woodland Jewellery - We'll be using elder wood to make jewellery and even using stinging nettles to make string, join us to find out how.

View full details

Woodland Adventure

Woodland Adventure

Monday 10 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Come on a woodland adventure, what will we find there? Play our wacky woodland games and have a fun forest time.

View full details

Bug Hunting

Bug Hunting

Monday 10 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Bugs come in all different shapes and sizes, can you tell your shield bug from your lead bug? See what you can find as we go on a bug hunt with nets and pots.

View full details

Pond Dipping

Pond Dipping

Tuesday 11 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Come and discover what lurks in the murky depths of our pond, can you find the mysterious newt?

View full details

Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs

Tuesday 11 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

We're making mud fossils and playing loads of dinosaur games during this session fit for the next dino discoverer.

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday - Survival Games

Wilderness Wednesday - Survival Games

Wednesday 12 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Survival Games - Join us as we head out to our special site for lots of survival fun and games.

View full details

Nature Tots - Summer Fun

Nature Tots - Summer Fun

Thursday 13 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Tiny Pond Dippers

Tiny Pond Dippers

Monday 17 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

A special chance for our smaller guests to look in the pond. They will also go on a trail and play some froggy games.

View full details

Mud Glorious Mud

Mud Glorious Mud

Monday 17 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Mud isn't just there to get us dirty, it really is so much fun! Join in and make mud monsters and paint the woods brown with our mud paint.

View full details

Den Building

Den Building

Tuesday 18 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Discover how to make your very own shelter in the woods, will you be able to make it waterproof using just what you find in the woods.

View full details

Things that go squawk in the night

Things that go squawk in the night

Tuesday 18 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Squawk! What was that noise? Join us to find out and have lots of fun along the way!

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday - Natural Dyes

Wilderness Wednesday - Natural Dyes

Wednesday 19 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Natural Dyes - Join us in the woods to stoke the fire to boil up some natural bits and bobs to dye our very own flags. We'll be using hammers to get plant pigments to stain our fabric.

View full details

Nature Tots - Forest Fun

Nature Tots - Forest Fun

Thursday 20 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Bug Hunting

Bug Hunting

Tuesday 25 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

See what bugs you can find as we head out on a bug hunt and of course play some creepy crawly games too!

View full details

Woodland Magic

Woodland Magic

Tuesday 25 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

We'll be bubbling up some magic potions and casting a magic spell in this woodland magic session, perfect for any little wizard, witch, fairy or goblin.

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday - Wild Food Forage

Wilderness Wednesday - Wild Food Forage

Wednesday 26 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Wild Food Forage - Join us to hunt for some wild food before cooking up a snack or two!

View full details

Wilderness Wednesday - Wild Food Forage

Wilderness Wednesday - Wild Food Forage

Wednesday 26 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Wild Food Forage - Join us to hunt for some wild food before cooking up a snack or two!

View full details

Nature Tots - Baby Animals and their Families

Nature Tots - Baby Animals and their Families

Thursday 27 August 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details

Coventry Coffee Festival

Coventry Coffee Festival

Saturday 19 September 2020 – Sunday 20 September 2020

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

A caffeine celebration of the best the midlands has to offer, this two day coffee festival focuses on local, artisan roasters, independent food and drink retail and home-grown baristas.

View full details

Creepy, creepy crawly hunting

Creepy, creepy crawly hunting

Monday 26 October 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Can you make your own web and find some creepy crawlies hiding out in the deep dark woods?

View full details

Hibernating Hedgehogs

Hibernating Hedgehogs

Monday 26 October 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Find out about hedgehogs and their night time lives, what do they eat? Where are they in Winter? Plus make a mud hedgehog.

View full details

Den Building

Den Building

Tuesday 27 October 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Would you be able to survive outside this winter? Come find out as you discover how to make a survival den in the woods, to keep warm and sheltered away from the cold.

View full details

Autumn Colours

Autumn Colours

Tuesday 27 October 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

How many colours can you find in nature? Look closely as the colours start to change, try your hand at bark rubbings.

View full details

Nature Tots- Halloween Spooks

Nature Tots- Halloween Spooks

Thursday 29 October 2020

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Nature Tots aims to encourage an early interest in wildlife. We play games and do many activities outdoors, before making a craft indoors!

View full details