JUN 00] COVENTRY
AND WARWICKSHIRE PROMOTIONS NEWS
Godiva On The Street In Festival Teaser
Godiva Festival is taking to the streets of Coventry tomorrow as part
of efforts to make the celebrations a week-long event.
theatre will entertain crowds in the city centre to remind them of the
larger festivities taking place next weekend at the Memorial Park.
is part of a transition in the festival that will eventually see the
celebration last a week.
year there are activities on four days, with All Schools’ day being
held on Thursday, and music, a ceilidh and a motorcade starting off
the festival proper on Friday evening.
Saturday 10 June the main events field will be a maelstrom of colour
as tents holding a huge range of activities pop up.
Coventry and Warwickshire Promotions have hedged their bets with the
weather this year, following two rain-soaked festivals.
will be a healing tent, a children’s festival, a green space for
environmental groups, stalls for charities and crafts and a variety of
music and entertainment.
will be able to meet staff from CWN in the Lives and Times history
the exception of a fairground, a show hosted by Kix 96 and a muster
display by the fire brigade, everything else will be under canvas.
entertainment will take place in Shelton Square, Bull Yard and outside
the Museum of British Road Transport, where people will be able to sit
in classic cars from 10am.
will also walk around the city centre, entertaining shoppers from
11am. They include Cosmic Crumpet and The Chipolatas, as well as
Coventry-based clowns Wolly and Barney.