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Circus spectacular set for Godiva Festival

Circus spectacular set for Godiva Festival

Published: Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Coventry’s Godiva Festival is set for a Sunday circus spectacular, thanks to the team behind the bid to be UK City of Culture in 2021.

Leading ska and comedy acts named as Godiva Festival reveals the rest of its 2017 line up

Leading ska and comedy acts named as Godiva Festival reveals the rest of its 2017 line up

Published: Monday, 19 June 2017

We can now reveal the rest of our 2017 line up!

Uni backs Godiva Festival

Published: Tuesday, 13 June 2017

It’s just over three weeks to the Godiva Festival, and this year Coventry University is proud to be sponsoring the three day family event.

Coventry Godiva Festival confirms more of its line up

Coventry Godiva Festival confirms more of its line up

Published: Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Coventry Godiva Festival has announced more of its 2017 line up.

Godiva Festival takes part in European exchange programme

Godiva Festival takes part in European exchange programme

Published: Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Coventry Godiva Festival has this year taken part in a European exchange programme, sharing the region’s home grown talent with one of Coventry’s original twin cities, Kiel in Germany.

Godiva Festival releases urban Rhythm Tent line up

Godiva Festival releases urban Rhythm Tent line up

Published: Thursday, 18 May 2017

Godiva Festival is pleased to confirm its rap/grime Saturday Rhythm Tent line up for 2017.

More names added to Godiva Festival’s Main Stage line up

More names added to Godiva Festival’s Main Stage line up

Published: Thursday, 27 April 2017

Four more acts have been added to the Godiva Festival Main Stage line up for 2017.

Louie Forde - from Godiva Calling to Godiva Festival

Louie Forde - from Godiva Calling to Godiva Festival

Published: Monday, 24 April 2017

Last year, Louie Forde won the opportunity to perform on the Main Stage at Godiva Festival after he competed in the Godiva Calling competition.

Panjabi MC takes to the stage at Godiva Festival

Panjabi MC takes to the stage at Godiva Festival

Published: Friday, 21 April 2017

Godiva Festival is pleased to confirm that it will be hosting the worldwide Bhangra sensation, Panjabi MC, in its Saturday Rhythm Tent (8 July).

Cast and Alabama 3 Acoustic join the Godiva Festival line up

Cast and Alabama 3 Acoustic join the Godiva Festival line up

Published: Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Liverpudlian rockers Cast and Brixton-born band Alabama 3 Acoustic have joined the Godiva Festival line up for 2017.

Godiva Festival voted a winner!

Godiva Festival voted a winner!

Published: Wednesday, 12 April 2017

The Coventry Godiva Festival has won two awards voted for by readers of What’s On magazine.

Andrew Ferris – a Godiva Calling success story

Andrew Ferris – a Godiva Calling success story

Published: Wednesday, 12 April 2017

With the endless supply of local musical talent in Coventry and Warwickshire, Godiva Calling has been growing in popularity over the past few years and has seen some fierce competition.

Godiva Festival confirm Rock Tent headliner

Godiva Festival confirm Rock Tent headliner

Published: Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Godiva Festival has confirmed that British rockers Mallory Knox will headline its Friday night Rock Tent.

Godiva Calling for local talent

Godiva Calling for local talent

Published: Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Godiva Festival organisers are once again bringing Godiva Calling back, the popular battle of the bands competition which gives local talent the chance to play at Godiva Festival in July.

Tom Clarke to acoustically celebrate 10th anniversary of We’ll Live and Die in These Towns at Godiva Festival

Tom Clarke to acoustically celebrate 10th anniversary of We’ll Live and Die in These Towns at Godiva Festival

Published: Tuesday, 07 March 2017

Tom Clarke will be playing an acoustic set for the headline slot of Saturday night’s Rhythm Tent.

Friday night headliner confirmed for Godiva Festival 2017

Friday night headliner confirmed for Godiva Festival 2017

Published: Monday, 20 February 2017

Coventry Godiva Festival has confirmed that the legendary rock band The Stranglers will take Friday night’s headline slot for this year’s festival.

Coventry Godiva Festival announces Sunday headliner

Coventry Godiva Festival announces Sunday headliner

Published: Wednesday, 08 February 2017

Coventry Godiva Festival has confirmed that British rock band, The Darkness, will be taking its Sunday headline slot on 9 July.

Godiva Festival is back!

Godiva Festival is back!

Published: Tuesday, 31 January 2017

Coventry City Council has confirmed that the UK’s biggest free family music festival will go ahead this year at the War Memorial Park on 7-9 July.

Council Deputy Leader expresses his support for Coventry Godiva Festival

Published: Wednesday, 13 July 2016

Councillor Abdul Khan, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member responsible for Events, expressed his support for Coventry Godiva Festival at a meeting of the Full Council.

Festival fever!

Published: Sunday, 03 July 2016

Once again record crowds flocked to the Coventry Godiva Festival with 148,000 visits recorded over the festival weekend.