Family events

Weekly Walks

Wednesday 3 January 2018 – Friday 21 December 2018

Weekly Walks

Time: 13:30 -

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: See below

Free guided walk to help you get the most from Warwickshire Wildlife Trust

View full details

Finger Food and Baby Lead Weaning

Sunday 7 January 2018

Finger Food and Baby Lead Weaning

Time: 10:15 - 11:45

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

Cost: £7

Come and enjoy a relaxed coffee/tea and some messy food play with your little eaters. Discuss tips and tricks from one momma bear to another.

View full details

Starley Supportive

Saturday 17 February 2018

Starley Supportive

Time: 08:30 -

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

Cost: Various

The Starley Sportive is a European City of Sport cycling sportive. The event is named after the Coventry based bicycle inventors John Kemp Starley and James Starley. With a choice of three distances.

View full details

Inflatable 5k Obstacle Course Run

Friday 11 May 2018

Inflatable 5k Obstacle Course Run

Time: 09:00 - 14:00

Location: Stoneleigh Park NAEC Warwickshire CV8 2LZ

Cost: £15

The Inflatable 5k is coming to Coventry on the 11th of May 2019!

View full details

X- Mas with a Conscience - Go Sustainable and Plastic free this Christmas

Tuesday 20 November 2018

X- Mas with a Conscience - Go Sustainable and Plastic free this Christmas

Time: 19:00 - 20:15

Location: Star and Garter 4-6 Warwick Street, Leamington Spa, CV32 5LL.

Cost: Free Entry

X - Mas with a Conscience - Go Sustainable and Plastic free this Christmas - Fresh, Sustainable, Ethical, synthetic free and plastic free- Fresh Body Care * Superfoods * Energy Drink -

View full details

Sleeping Beauty

Wednesday 21 November 2018

Sleeping Beauty

Time: -

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

Cost: £13

This year's panto at the Belgrade Theatre is Sleeping Beauty.

View full details

Visit Santa! Vintage Sleigh Ride

Saturday 24 November 2018 – Sunday 23 December 2018

Visit Santa! Vintage Sleigh Ride

Time: -

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

Cost: Children £6/accompanying adult £1.50. Entry fee includes a gift per child. Adult £5

Join Coventry Transport Museum for a magical ride on an enchanting vintage sleigh.

View full details

Cezanne – Montagne Sainte-Victoire

Wednesday 28 November 2018 – Sunday 20 January 2019

Cezanne – Montagne Sainte-Victoire

Time: 10:00 - 16:00

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

Cost: Free

This is a unique opportunity to see one of the greatest post-impressionist masterpieces from Cezanne – Montagne Sainte-Victoire.

View full details

Wilde Creatures

Wednesday 28 November 2018 – Sunday 30 December 2018

Wilde Creatures

Time: -

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

Cost: £15.50

This Christmas a motley crew of storytelling musicians bring Oscar Wilde’s classic fairy tales to life in Tall Stories’ magical new show, direct from London's West End.

View full details

Making Merry Christmas Arts, Crafts And Gifts Fair

Friday 7 December 2018 – Saturday 8 December 2018

Making Merry Christmas Arts, Crafts And Gifts Fair

Time: -

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

Cost: Free Entry

The fabulous feast of festive fun returns to the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, bringing you the best local and ethical arts and crafts.

View full details

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Friday 7 December 2018

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Time: 7:30 -

Location: The Bridge House Theatre Myton Road Warwick CV34 6PP

Cost: £20 Adults / £18 Concessions

Spontaneous musical comedy at its absolute finest – direct from the West End and now heading to Warwick!

View full details

Festive Family Fun at the British Motor Museum

Saturday 8 December 2018 – Sunday 23 December 2018

Festive Family Fun at the British Motor Museum

Time: 10:00 - 17:00

Location: British Motor Museum Gaydon, CV35 0BJ

Cost: £39

Join us for some motoring themed festive family fun starting with our family craft weekends on the 8 & 9, 15 & 16 and 22 & 23 December.

View full details

Santa's Sparkly Surprise

Wednesday 12 December 2018

Santa's Sparkly Surprise

Time: -

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

Cost: £9.75

A Christmas treat for kids!

View full details

Christmas Afternoon Tea Experience

Saturday 15 December 2018

Christmas Afternoon Tea Experience

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Location: Priory Visitor Centre

Cost: Ticket price of £20 per person, minimum purchase x2 tickets.

To celebrate 160 years since Charles Dickens came to Coventry, the Priory Visitor Centre will be holding an Afternoon Tea.

View full details

Cinderella on Ice

Tuesday 18 December 2018

Cinderella on Ice

Time: 13:00 - 19:00

Location: Planet Ice Coventry Croft Rd, Coventry, CV1 3AZ.

Cost: See website

Join us for a magical retelling of the classic story – fairy Godmother glass slippers carriages made up of pumpkins and other such delights await on the ice.

View full details

Christmas Baking Workshop

Wednesday 19 December 2018

Christmas Baking Workshop

Time: 18:00 - 21:30

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

Cost: £30

Join us for an evening of merriment for our pre-Christmas baking workshops.

View full details

Gr8Bit! GeekZoneCov Retro Gaming

Thursday 20 December 2018 – Thursday 15 August 2019

Gr8Bit! GeekZoneCov Retro Gaming

Time: 19:00 - 22:00

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

Cost: Donation

Do you yearn for the games of yesteryear? Perhaps you just want to show your friends and family how great they were! Come to Gr8 Bit!

View full details

Christmas Day festive guided walking tour in Stratford-upon-Avon

Tuesday 25 December 2018

Christmas Day festive guided walking tour in Stratford-upon-Avon

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

Location: Swan Fountain on Waterside. 200 yards in front of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and opposite Sheep Street.

Cost: Adults £6. Children (under 16) £3. Under 8 yrs free!

Guided walking tour on Christmas Day in Stratford upon Avon.
Back in time for lunch! All welcome. Accessible.

View full details

NEON Presents: SUNRISE

Monday 31 December 2018

NEON Presents: SUNRISE

Time: -

Location: Coventry Cathedral Priory Street Coventry CV1 5FB

Cost: Tickets are £5 and children, under 16 are free of charge.

The finale of Plumbline Festival and the Centenary celebrations at Coventry Cathedral.

View full details

2-Tone is Coming Home

Tuesday 1 January 2019

2-Tone is Coming Home

Time: -

Location: Coventry Music Museum 80 Walsgrave Rd, Coventry, CV2 4ED

Cost: Free Entry

2 TONE IS COMING HOME! 2019 is the 40th Anniversary of 2-Tone music and Coventry is where it began, so expect some unique events happening at the Coventry Music Museum and at the 2 Tone Village.

View full details

New Year Family Activities at the British Motor Museum

Wednesday 2 January 2019

New Year Family Activities at the British Motor Museum

Time: 10:00 - 17:00

Location: British Motor Museum Gaydon, CV35 0BJ

Cost: £14.50

Not back at school yet? Then why not come and have some New Year family fun with us at the Museum.

View full details

Twelfth Night Concert in St Mary's Warwick

Saturday 5 January 2019

Twelfth Night Concert in St Mary's Warwick

Time: 18:00 -

Location: St Mary's Church Old Square Warwick CV34 4RA

Cost: £15

Acclaimed vocal ensemble, The Carice Singers, return to St. Mary's Church in Warwick for an evening concert of stunning unaccompanied choral works exploring the nocturnal mysteries of Twelfth Night.

View full details

Basic Breads

Saturday 12 January 2019

Basic Breads

Time: 09:30 - 15:00

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

Cost: £55

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make your own killer baked goods at home? Now you can!

View full details

Britain's Got Magic

Saturday 12 January 2019

Britain's Got Magic

Time: 14:00 -

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

Cost: Children: £13.50 Adults: £18.50 Family Ticket: £52

Reaching the Live Finals of Britain’s Got Talent 2016, prepare to experience the sensational magic of award winning comedy magician Christian Lee.

View full details

The Little Mix Experience

Saturday 19 January 2019

The Little Mix Experience

Time: -

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

Cost: £15.75

If you’re a fan of one of X Factor’s finest exports you’re sure to L.O.V.E. The Little Mix Experience!

Four hugely talented girls pay tribute to one of the UK’s finest Girl-Bands.

View full details

80's Mania

Friday 25 January 2019

80's Mania

Time: 19:30 -

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

Cost: £28.25

Currently taking the UK by storm, it’s Europe’s official Eighties Reunion concert show!

View full details

The Magic of Motown

Saturday 26 January 2019

The Magic of Motown

Time: 19:30 -

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

Cost: £31.25

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable The Magic of Motown show steams into town!

View full details

Let's Animate presents: Awesome Animators

Friday 1 February 2019

Let's Animate presents: Awesome Animators

Time: 17:00 - 19:00

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

Cost: £12.00 per child ages 7+

Awesome Animators – Let’s Animates monthly Animation Club!

Each month Filmmakers will be given creative animation activities helping them to learn and understand all about animation, whilst having fun.

View full details

Frosty Fairies and Wintery Wizards

Monday 18 February 2019

Frosty Fairies and Wintery Wizards

Time: 12:30 - 13:30

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

Cost: £3.50

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

View full details

Teeny Tiny Den Building

Monday 18 February 2019

Teeny Tiny Den Building

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

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

Cost: £3.50

Why should den building be just for older kids? Head out and help us make dens for teddies and maybe even a toddler or two! This session is suitable for children aged 2-4 years old.

View full details

Nick Sharratt's Right Royal Drawalong

Sunday 3 March 2019

Nick Sharratt's Right Royal Drawalong

Time: 11:00 - 12:15

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

Cost: £12

A family-friendly, fun filled draw-along for all ages.

View full details

Nick Sharratt's Right Royal Drawalong

Sunday 3 March 2019

Nick Sharratt's Right Royal Drawalong

Time: 14:30 - 15:45

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

Cost: £12

A family-friendly, fun filled draw-along for all ages.

View full details

Fagin's Twist

Thursday 14 March 2019

Fagin's Twist

Time: 19:30 - 21:10

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

Cost: £15

Discover the untold story of a notorious and complex villain in Avant Garde Dance's performance of Fagin's Twist.

View full details

Warwickshire Spring Foraging Courses

Sunday 31 March 2019

Warwickshire Spring Foraging Courses

Time: 12:00 - 15:30

Location: The Red Lion Hunningham, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV33 9DY.

Cost: Standard Ticket: £45. Under 16's £22.50

Join us for an informal foraging walk, identifying the edible & poisonous plants & mushrooms we find. Enjoy a homemade refreshment along the way and a light Wild Food lunch to round the day off.

View full details

Macmillan Colour Fun Run

Sunday 7 April 2019

Macmillan Colour Fun Run

Time: 09:00 - 14:00

Location: Hatton Country World Dark Lane, Hatton, Warwick, CV35 8XA.

Cost: £19

This event will be the biggest, brightest, happiest and most colourful 5k Warwickshire has ever seen in 2019 at Hatton Country World.

View full details

SPA Theatre Juniors present THE ADDAMS FAMILY

Thursday 11 April 2019 – Saturday 13 April 2019

SPA Theatre Juniors present THE ADDAMS FAMILY

Time: 19:30 - 22:00

Location: Bridge House Theatre Myton Road Warwick CV34 6PP

Cost: 14.00

A musical production of The Addams Family full of fun and frolics - not to be missed!

View full details

Coventry Bubble Rush 2019

Saturday 13 April 2019

Coventry Bubble Rush 2019

Time: 10:00 - 15:00

Location: Heart of England Conference and Events Centre Meriden Rd, Fillongley, Coventry CV7 8DX

Cost: £15

The frothiest 5k is heading to Coventry in 2019!

Bubble Rush is a fun run with a difference - lots of coloured bubbles! You'll start in a sea of foam and then take on four different coloured bubbles!

View full details

The Buildy-Uppy Dance Show

Wednesday 17 April 2019

The Buildy-Uppy Dance Show

Time: 14:00 - 15:00

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

Cost: £12

From the team that created The Doodle Dance Show, comes a magical hour of building, music and dancing.

View full details

The Buildy-Uppy Dance Show

Wednesday 17 April 2019 – Saturday 20 April 2019

The Buildy-Uppy Dance Show

Time: 11:00 - 12:00

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

Cost: £12

From the team that created The Doodle Dance Show, comes a magical hour of building, music and dancing.

View full details

Warwickshire Spring Foraging Courses

Saturday 20 April 2019

Warwickshire Spring Foraging Courses

Time: 12:00 - 15:30

Location: The Red Lion Hunningham, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV33 9DY.

Cost: Standard Ticket: £45. Under 16's £22.50

: Join us for an informal foraging walk, identifying the edible & poisonous plants & mushrooms we find. Enjoy a homemade refreshment along the way and a light Wild Food lunch to round the day off.

View full details

Gaydon Land Rover Show

Saturday 11 May 2019

Gaydon Land Rover Show

Time: 10:00 - 16:00

Location: British Motor Museum Gaydon, CV35 0BJ

Cost: £14.50

Join us at the British Motor Museum for a weekend dedicated to the iconic Land Rover marque with models from 1948 to the present day.

View full details

Warwickshire Spring Foraging Courses

Friday 17 May 2019

Warwickshire Spring Foraging Courses

Time: 11:00 - 14:30

Location: The Red Lion Hunningham, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV33 9DY.

Cost: Standard Ticket: £45. Under 16's £22.50

Join us for an informal foraging walk, identifying the edible & poisonous plants & mushrooms we find. Enjoy a homemade refreshment along the way and a light Wild Food lunch to round the day off.

View full details