Family events

Wasps Rugby 2017/18 Fixtures

Friday 28 July 2017 – Saturday 5 May 2018

Wasps Rugby 2017/18 Fixtures

Time: 15:00 - 17:00

Location: Ricoh Arena Ricoh Arena, Phoenix Way, Coventry, CV6 6GE

Cost: Variable

The 2017/18 fixtures our Wasps will be taking on throughout this season. Come on you Wasps!

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Sensory Play Days

Thursday 21 September 2017 – Thursday 18 January 2018

Sensory Play Days

Time: -

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

Cost: £2.00

Let imaginations soar as your child learns to play creatively in this interactive space. Explore and grow using inspiring sensory materials, the possibilities are endless!

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The Play's The Thing

Monday 25 September 2017 – Sunday 1 April 2018

The Play's The Thing

Time: 10:20 -

Location: Royal Shakespeare Company Waterside Stratford-upon-Avon Warwickshire CV37 6BB

Cost: £8.50

Discover the magic of theatre-making in the Royal Shakespeare Company's interactive family friendly exhibition, The Play's The Thing.

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FA Wildcats Football Club

Sunday 22 October 2017 – Sunday 7 January 2018

FA Wildcats Football Club

Time: 09:30 - 11:00

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

Cost: £2

FA Wildcats Football Clubs are a new opportunity for girls to play football in a safe and fun environment with FA-qualified coaches. The first session is free and there's no need to book.

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Sacred Things: Elalmadinah …To The City

Friday 1 December 2017 – Sunday 11 February 2018

Sacred Things: Elalmadinah …To The City

Time: -

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

Cost: Free

This winter the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum presents Sacred Things, a new exhibition by British photographer and anthropologist Liz Hingley.

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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

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Mini Motorists

Monday 15 January 2018 – Monday 16 April 2018

Mini Motorists

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

Location: British Motor Museum Gaydon, CV35 0BJ

Cost: £14

Enjoy the Museum's Mini Motorist under 5's activity mornings and discover through play, the world's largest collection of historic British cars.

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Bear Cubs Climbing Club

Saturday 20 January 2018 – Saturday 17 March 2018

Bear Cubs Climbing Club

Time: 09:00 - 15:00

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

Cost: £45

Let your little cubs experience our Bear Rock climbing wall every weekend. 'Bear Cubs' kids club runs for two hours on Saturdays or Sundays.
£45 per month per child or £42 if paying by direct debit.

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Bear Cubs Climbing Club

Sunday 21 January 2018 – Monday 19 March 2018

Bear Cubs Climbing Club

Time: 09:00 - 15:00

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

Cost: £45

Let your little cubs experience our Bear Rock climbing wall every weekend. 'Bear Cubs' kids club runs for two hours on Saturdays or Sundays.
£45 per month per child or £42 if paying by direct debit.

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Family Swim

Sunday 21 January 2018 – Friday 16 March 2018

Family Swim

Time: 13:00 - 15:00

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

Cost: £4

Dedicated family-friendly pool time with floats, toys and fun. Please check our weekly timetable before arriving. Children under 12 must be under parental supervision.

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Cat Re-homing Day

Saturday 27 January 2018

Cat Re-homing Day

Time: 10:30 - 12:30

Location: All Saints Church Contact Centre Warwick, CV34 5NJ

Cost: £1

The first opportunity of 2018 to meet some of the gorgeous cats in our care that are looking for their forever homes.

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Treasure Island & The Little Mermaid

Friday 2 February 2018 – Sunday 4 February 2018

Treasure Island & The Little Mermaid

Time: 16:30 - 19:30

Location: The Grange Hall Southam Coventry Road, CV47 1QA

Cost: See below

A fun panto fusion of two classic tales!

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The Sound of Music

Tuesday 6 February 2018 – Saturday 10 February 2018

The Sound of Music

Time: 19:30 -

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

Cost: £33.75

One of the greatest musicals of all time returns to the stage in this magnificent five star production to enchant the young and the young at heart.

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Hush-a-Bye

Wednesday 7 February 2018 – Sunday 11 February 2018

Hush-a-Bye

Time: -

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

Cost: £11.25

Nestle among branches and meet the neighbours in Oily Cart’s immersive tree-top world. The leafy canopy is home to some of the creatures you might expect, and one you definitely won’t – a tiny baby!

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‘Star Cars’ February Family Fun

Saturday 10 February 2018 – Sunday 25 February 2018

‘Star Cars’ February Family Fun

Time: 10:00 - 16:00

Location: British Motor Museum Gaydon, CV35 0BJ

Cost: See below

Join us for two weeks of ‘Star Car’ fun!

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Model Tractor Show

Sunday 11 February 2018

Model Tractor Show

Time: 10:00 - 16:00

Location: Warwickshire Exhibition Centre The Fosse, Fosse Way, Royal Leamington Spa, CV31 1XN

Cost: £7.50

The Model Tractor show for all ages! A major exhibition for all tractor, truck, plant & construction machinery enthusiasts.

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Don't Dribble on the Dragon

Sunday 11 February 2018

Don't Dribble on the Dragon

Time: -

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

Cost: £12

Based on the fabulous new book by Steven Lee and with magic designed by the legendary Paul Daniels, this is a spectacular musical adventure about growing up and the importance of family.

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International MG & Triumph Spares Day 2018

Sunday 11 February 2018

International MG & Triumph Spares Day 2018

Time: 09:30 - 16:00

Location: Stoneleigh Park NAEC Warwickshire CV8 2LZ

Cost: £10

A selection of spares, parts and all that car lovers need to give their motor some tender loving care!

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Jay Foreman's Disgusting Songs For Revolting Children

Saturday 17 February 2018

Jay Foreman's Disgusting Songs For Revolting Children

Time: -

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

Cost: £12

Jay provides a devilishly cheeky hour of songs, poems and comedy for children of all ages in this family friendly show which regularly sells out its entire runs at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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February Half Term: Behind the Scenes

Saturday 17 February 2018 – Friday 23 February 2018

February Half Term: Behind the Scenes

Time: 10:30 - 15:30

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

Cost: £2.50

This February Half Term is the perfect opportunity to explore the science that is used “behind the scenes” of a museum.

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Coventry Road Club Starley Sportive

Sunday 18 February 2018

Coventry Road Club Starley Sportive

Time: 09:00 - 14:30

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

Cost: £10

An Cycle Sportive for all bikes to celebrate Coventry’s role in the birth of cycling. 59 Mile and 30 mile routes.

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Bear Cubs February Half Term Climbing Camp

Monday 19 February 2018

Bear Cubs February Half Term Climbing Camp

Time: 09:00 - 12:00

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

Cost: £20.50

Looking for a way to keep the kids entertained over the holiday break, why not bring them along to Bear Rock Climbing Camps? Enjoy lots of fun games, activities and awards.

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The Gingerbread Man

Tuesday 20 February 2018 – Thursday 22 February 2018

The Gingerbread Man

Time: -

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

Cost: £11.25

Chase after our cheeky gingerbread hero as he sets off on the biggest adventure of his life! Out of the Kitchen, through the town, across the fields and all the way to the river…

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Awful Auntie

Tuesday 20 February 2018 – Saturday 24 February 2018

Awful Auntie

Time: -

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

Cost: £21.25

From the producers of Gangsta Granny comes the world premiere of David Walliams’ amazing tale of frights, fights and friendship, featuring a very large owl, a very small ghost and a very awful auntie!

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A Tiger's Tale

Friday 23 February 2018

A Tiger's Tale

Time: -

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

Cost: £11.25

A ramshackle travelling troupe tell us the unbelievable true story of a family of acrobats, and their adopted Tiger.

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The Doodle Dance Show

Friday 23 February 2018 – Sunday 25 February 2018

The Doodle Dance Show

Time: -

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

Cost: £11.25

Grab a pen and kick off your shoes for this playful, interactive show that will get the whole family doodling, moving and imagining together.

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Kidz to Adultz Middle

Thursday 15 March 2018

Kidz to Adultz Middle

Time: 09:30 - 16:30

Location: Ricoh Arena - Ericsson Exhibition Hall Coventry CV6 6AQ

Cost: Free

FREE UK exhibition dedicated to children and young adults with disabilities and additional needs, their families, carers and the professionals who support them.

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Pub Quiz for Kids with Patrick Monahan

Saturday 17 March 2018

Pub Quiz for Kids with Patrick Monahan

Time: -

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

Cost: £12

Story knowledge and music rounds mix with the mystery round where we know the questions but only one person can know the answer. And that person’s in the audience.
Confused? So are we!

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Monstersaurus

Saturday 31 March 2018 – Monday 2 April 2018

Monstersaurus

Time: -

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

Cost: £13

Follow the young inventor Monty as he creates a whole world of whacky inventions and incredible monsters, but he has a problem – now he has made them all what is he going to do with them?!

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Ready Steady Lift Off!

Monday 2 April 2018

Ready Steady Lift Off!

Time: -

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

Cost: £12.25

Welcome to our Space Station!
Learn our 7 survival steps to become an astronaut, make your own rocket, colour and lift off! This is an immersive theatre show for 3-8 year olds and their families.

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My Wild Life: Spring Woodland Flowers

Wednesday 2 May 2018

My Wild Life: Spring Woodland Flowers

Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £5

Learn to identify as you enjoy a guided walk with an expert.

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Wild Fest @ Brandon Marsh

Saturday 5 May 2018

Wild Fest @ Brandon Marsh

Time: 10:00 - 16:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £1

A wild day out for all ages.

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My Wild Life: Bats

Thursday 10 May 2018

My Wild Life: Bats

Time: 20:00 - 22:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £5

Find out more about the marvellous bats of Warwickshire.

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My Wild Life: Bats

Saturday 12 May 2018

My Wild Life: Bats

Time: 20:00 - 22:00

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £5

Find out more about the marvelous bats of Warwickshire.

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BMCV Guided Walk

Saturday 19 May 2018

BMCV Guided Walk

Time: 10:30 -

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Cost: £2.50

Explore Brandon Marsh with the people who care for it day to day.

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