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Events in August

Sat 24th August

Notting Hill Carnival
24th August 9am - 26th August 10pm
Notting Hill
Celebrating the Carnival’s establishment and ongoing development; Caribbean Culture; artistic talents and creativity; enhancement of community spirit and innovative platforms embracing cultural diversity.
Kamikaze Pro - Truth or Consequences 2
5pm - 9:15pm
Empire Coventry, 150 Far Gosford Street, Coventry. CV1 5DU
Live Professional Wrestling.
KARL LOXLEY – YOU RAISE ME UP – THE SONGS OF JOSH GROBAN & ANDREA BOCELLI
7:45pm - 10pm
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Featuring an incredible live band, TV’s The Voice and international classical crossover singer Karl Loxley celebrates the music of Josh Groban, Andrea Bocelli, Il Divo and many more.

Sun 25th August

The 2019 Havering Show
25th August 11am - 26th August 7pm
Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch
The Havering Show returns this August Bank Holiday Weekend, Sunday 25 and Monday 26 August 2019, boasting a bigger and better line-up than ever before!

Tue 27th August

This Makes That with These- How to attach this to that?
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Our vehicles are put together in many different ways. Let’s explore how connecting parts makes a whole. Engineer your own creation to take home.
This Makes That with These- How to attach this to that?
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Our vehicles are put together in many different ways. Let’s explore how connecting parts makes a whole. Engineer your own creation to take home.

Fri 30th August

Anxiety Management & Relaxation
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Cooper’s Lodge, 61 St. Nicholas St, Radford, Coventry CV1 4BN
5 Weekly sessions to learn how better to deal with anxiety and learn relaxation methods.

Sat 31st August

London Brunch Fest
31st August 10am - 1st September 5:30pm
The Old Truman Brewery
The biggest celebration of brunch London has ever seen. There will be coffee, there will be booze, also workshops, talks, music and most importantly, more awesome brunch food than you can shake a sausage at!
Fargo's Big Summer BBQ
noon - 8pm
Fargo Village, Far Gosford Street, Coventry. CV1 5ED
Say goodbye to those Summer holidays with a load of great street food, a few pints and some great music.
This Makes That with These- How to attach this to that?
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Our vehicles are put together in many different ways. Let’s explore how connecting parts makes a whole. Engineer your own creation to take home. This summer we are introducing our exciting new family session, This makes That with These. This session

Sun 1st September

London Jerk Festival
11am - 10:30pm
Number 90 - Bar & Restaurant, 90 Wallis Road, London, E9 5LN
A celebration of Caribbean flavour, community, and music!

Fri 6th September

Anxiety Management & Relaxation
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Cooper’s Lodge, 61 St. Nicholas St, Radford, Coventry CV1 4BN
5 Weekly sessions to learn how better to deal with anxiety and learn relaxation methods.
Gourmet Food Night
7pm - 10:30pm
Gourmet Food Kitchen, Fargo Village, Coventry.
Enjoy an evening of Fine Dining at Gourmet Food Kitchen on the first Friday of every month.

Sat 7th September

It's Just Rock n Roll
7pm - 11:59pm
Empire Coventry, 150 Far Gosford Street, Coventry. CV1 5DU
Rum & Reggae Night
7pm - 2am
Rialto Plaza, 85 Moseley Ave, Coundon, Coventry. CV6 1
The Rialto Proudly Presents Rum & Reggae Night!
Comedy Central Live
7:30pm - 10pm
Square One
Comedy Central live is back for its September Edition at Square One. With a great line up of award winning comedians it cannot be missed!
Comedy Central Live
7:30pm - 10pm
Square One
Comedy Central Live is back for a September Edition. With award winning comedians performing at Square One in the heart of the city it is an unmissable event.
WATERLOO – THE BEST OF ABBA
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Waterloo - The Best of ABBA recreates the sensational rise to stardom of the Swedish pop group ABBA so impeccably that fans, old and new can still experience the thrill of a live ABBA show.

Sun 8th September

HSBC UK Let's Ride Coventry
11am - 3pm
Coventry City Centre
Let's Ride Coventry will be back again in September 2019! Whether you're an experienced or novice cyclist, this FREE festival is open to you! Join today for the opportunity to explore Coventry through a traffic free circuit
Hackney Carnival & After Party
8th September noon - 9th September 1am
Hackney Town Hall, Mare Street, London, E8 1EA
Hackney Carnival is set to be bigger and better than ever this year - with a new route, interactive arts, live music, sound systems, food from around the world and more space for everyone to enjoy it all!

Mon 9th September

Future Lets- Res Life: Tourist2Local Walking Tour
2pm - 4pm
Meeting outside Priory Hall accommodation
Join us for a tour of Coventry City Centre led by our passionate Coventry local. You will find out the history of Coventry as well as exploring the local attractions.

Thu 12th September

Moving in Party- Part 1
10pm - 4am
Catch Twenty Two, 25A Hertford Street, Coventry, CV1 1LF
5 accommodations will come together to give you the best Welcome Party in Coventry. This is your chance to start making new friends, who knows you might find your best friend, your soul mate and they will become your “family” for life.

Fri 13th September

SIMON & GARFUNKEL – THROUGH THE YEARS
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Having toured the globe extensively with concerts being described as “simply breath-taking”, Simon & Garfunkel: Through the Years is praised as the most authentic sounding tribute to the unforgettable music of Simon & Garfunkel.
Moving in Party- Part 2
10pm - 4am
Catch Twenty Two, 25A Hertford Street, Coventry, CV1 1LF
5 accommodations will come together to give you the best Welcome Party in Coventry. This is your chance to start making new friends, who knows you might find your best friend, your soul mate and they will become your “family” for life.

Sat 14th September

Death of Guitar Pop
7pm - 10:30pm
Empire Coventry, 150 Far Gosford Street, Coventry. CV1 5DU
“The 4th Wave Of Ska Is Here!"
The Ultimate Ladies Night Out ft. The World Famous Dreamboys
7:30pm - 2am
Rialto Plaza, 85 Moseley Ave, Coundon, Coventry. CV6 1
Prepare to scream for The Dreamboys in what promises to be their sexiest show to date.
Official Coventry University Freshers Opening Party
10pm - 3am
Empire
Freshers’ 2019 kicks off with a bang - the return of the Opening Party! Held at Empire it’s a fun-filled, memorable way to mark the start of your year at Coventry University.

Sun 15th September

Official Coventry University Freshers Daytime Party
5pm - 11:59pm
Kasbah
Brand-new for 2019 is the Official Big ‘Welcome to Uni’ Daytime Party -the biggest daytime extravaganza in Freshers’ Week. Head over to Coventry’s iconic Kasbah nightclub for a tasty early evening BBQ, DJs and entertainment.

Mon 16th September

BEYOND THERAPY
16th September midnight - 18th September midnight
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Starring Tracy Shaw (Coronation Street), Sam Lupton (Wicked) & Matt Lapinskas (Eastenders | Dancing on Ice) A quick-witted and touching comedy that focuses on Prudence and Bruce who, with the help of their psychiatrists, meet through an online ad…
CUSU London Information Fair
10am - 3pm
Third Floor Student Lounge
Find out about the opportunities that CUSU London offers at Coventry University London and how you can get involved!
Communities Fair
11am - 4:30pm
The Hub
Learn about the 15 fantastic communities CUSU has to offer you at the first fair of Welcome Festival 2019. It’s your chance to find out more about how the SU and University services can support and enhance your experience here.
Freshers UV Party @ ROXY
10pm - 3am
The Roxy, 3-5 Rathbone Pl, Fitzrovia, London, W1T 1HJ
This night offers more than just your typical Monday. Expect varied, unpredictable and exciting nights with us as we bring the FUN back into Mondays!

Tue 17th September

Mindfulness Session
10am - 11am
1.08
Learn new ways to calm your body, relax and learn about how to manage your stress
Freshers Fair
11am - 4:30pm
The Hub and University Square
Love free stuff? The ‘Freebie’ fair is back - and this year it takes the form of a Freshers Fair. With businesses across the UK coming with great student deals and freebies, you’ll not want to miss it!
Health Living Talk
11am - noon
1.06
Do you know the easiest ways to cook a healthy meal for one? or learn more about foods that are good for you?
FBL Roadshow
noon - 4pm
William Morris
The Community Roadshows are an opportunity for you to learn more on communities without the physical barrier of a table.
Student Finance Talk
1pm - 2pm
1.06
Find out more about how to manage your money whilst at University
The Big Quiz - Sponsored by Reps
8pm - 11pm
Freshers! Join the Reps for drinks and a quiz at Drapers Bar and Kitchen!
Boom! Tuesdays at JJ's
10pm - 3am
JJ's The Skydome, 2 Croft road, Coventry, CV1 3AZ
Exclusively for Freshers VIP wristband holders, you can gain entry to the biggest Tuesday night out in Coventry, Boom! Tuesdays
THE 2019 FRESHERS CIRCUS // TIGER TIGER
10pm - 3am
Tiger Tiger
This year's freshers circus will DEFINITELY not be short of surprises! Expect: ??Free Candy Floss?? ??Popcorn?? ??Circus Clowns?? ??Fire Performers?? ????Stilt Walkers???? ??Magicians?? ???????Back Flipping Acrobats???????

Wed 18th September

Sports Fair
11am - 4:30pm
University Square and The Hub
Feeling sporty? The Sports Fair is back for Sports Wednesday. As Coventry University Students’ Union has more than 50 different student-led sports clubs you can choose to join, from swimming to Futsal, there’s a team for everyone #teamblue
Sports Fair
11am - 4:30pm
Come and find us at the sports fair for an "I'm Interested" sticker and more information about our club!
Tournament Day
11am - 4pm
Third Floor Student Lounge
We will be hosting our very first tournament day here in the Student Lounge! There'll be a variety of hourly challenges with a chance to win prizes!
Welcome Fair
11am - 2pm
CU Scarborough
Priory Hall Roadshow
5pm - 8pm
Priory Hall
The Community Roadshows are an opportunity for you to learn more on communities without the physical barrier of a table.
Junkyard Golf
6pm - 8pm
Junkyard Golf, Brick Lane
Limited tickets are available to Shoreditch's edgiest crazy golf course!
Welcome Party
8pm - 11:30pm
Marley's, Crown Crescent, Scarborough, YO11 2BJ
Official Coventry University Freshers UV Full Moon Party
10pm - 3am
Empire
Get your UV paint at the ready for the annual UV Full Moon Party at Empire.
The Freshers Disco ??
10pm - 3am
XOYO
XOYO is one of London's best venues, week in week out rammed to the rafters with music lovers alike.

Thu 19th September

School Sports Day
10am - noon
Events Space, CU Scarborough
Societies Fair
11am - 4:30pm
University Square and The Hub
The Societies Fair is back for 2019 and is a chance for you to find out about the 150 societies Coventry University Students’ Union (CUSU) has to offer. With societies from music to gaming there’s definitely something for everyone!
Welcome Fair
11am - 3pm
Third Floor Student Lounge
Your chance to grab some freebies and find out about local businesses
Escape Room
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Mr E Escape Room, 2 Vernon Road, Scarborough, YO11 2NH
CUSU Cinema
4pm - 8pm
Events Space, CU Scarborough
East London Bar Tour
6:30pm - 10:30pm
Coventry University London Reception
It's back again and better than before!
THE BEACH BOYZ
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
Beach Boyz Tribute Band is back with its new 2019 show The Beach Boys® Tribute Show!
BAD DECISIONS! THE FRESHERS LAUNCH! // PICCADILLY INSTITUTE
10pm - 3am
Piccadilly Institute
Bad Decisions - The Freshers Launch
Official Coventry University Freshers Zoo Party
10pm - 3am
Kasbah
Grrrrrrr! Release your animal side at our annual Fresher’s Zoo party. Are you...tiger, monkey, giraffe…?

Fri 20th September

CUSU London Information Fair
10am - 3pm
Third Floor Student Lounge
Find out about the opportunities that CUSU London offers at Coventry University London and how you can get involved!
Information Fair
11am - 4:30pm
The Hub
Missed out on the other fairs? Don’t worry, the Information Fair is another chance for you to learn more about the services that Coventry University Students’ Union (CUSU) and the University offers.
Beach Clean
11:30am - 2pm
Meet at helpdesk, CU Scarborough
Bishopsgate Roadshow
5pm - 8pm
Bishopsgate
The Community Roadshows are an opportunity for you to learn more on communities without the physical barrier of a table.
Bowling
7pm - 9pm
Olympia Leisure, Scarborough
LIVE at the Rialto with Chris Ramsey
7pm - 11:30pm
Rialto Plaza, 85 Moseley Ave, Coundon, Coventry. CV6 1
LIVE at the Rialto returns with the incredible Chris Ramsey!
AAA - Access All Areas - The Ultimate Student Friday Night
8pm - 3am
Wristband exchange takes place at Piccadilly Institute from 9pm
THE DEAL: 1 ticket >> 4 venues >> £5 >> Free entry >> Discounted drinks all night >> Fast track the queues LOCATIONS: Leicester Sq >> Piccadilly >> Regents Street (all venues within 5 minutes walk)
Party Bus
10pm - 3am
University Square
Your regular Friday Party bus has just gone bigger and better - we are taking you to Birmingham broad street & Arcadian. Your wristband will allow you to enter 6 nightclubs and you will be able to choose any of those before midnight.

Sat 21st September

Alpamare
10am - 4pm
Alpamare, 28 Burniston Road, Scarborough YO12 6PH
Future Lets- Res Life: Trip to Sea Life Centre
10am - 3pm
Meet outside Priory Hall
Join us for the first of many ResLife trips, starting with a trip to the Birmingham Sea Life centre and a visit to some of Birmingham’s best local attractions.
War Memorial Park Food Festival
21st September 10am - 22nd September 4pm
War Memorial Park, Kenilworth Road, Coventry
Coventry Coffee Festival
21st September noon - 22nd September 4pm
Fargo Village, Far Gosford Street, Coventry. CV1 5ED
After the success of last year's event, Coventry's Coffee Festival is back for 2019!
SHAKUNTALA
6pm - 8pm
Albany Theatre, Albany Road, Coventry CV5 6JQ
A timeless epic tale of love, loss and redemption, this spectacular dance drama in Hindi with English surtitles.
80's Gold presents Martin Kemp (DJ Set)
7pm - 2am
Rialto Plaza, 85 Moseley Ave, Coundon, Coventry. CV6 1
Revisit the best decade of music With Rialto!
Peter Hook & the Light
7pm - 10:30pm
Empire Coventry, 150 Far Gosford Street, Coventry. CV1 5DU
PETER HOOK AND THE LIGHT
The Scarborough Bar Tour
7pm - 11pm
Meet at Rack and Roll, Waterhouse Lane, Scarborough, YO11 1DW
Saturdays at The Loop
10pm - 3am
The Loop, Mayfair
Resident DJ’s play across 3 floors covering the best tracks in commercial chart, RnB, Hip Hop, and 80's! WSN Exclusive Drink Deals: £3 Bottle of Moretti £3 Single Vodka Mixers £4.30 Single Vodka Red Bull

Sun 22nd September

War Memorial Park Food Festival
21st September 10am - 22nd September 4pm
War Memorial Park, Kenilworth Road, Coventry
Coventry Coffee Festival
21st September noon - 22nd September 4pm
Fargo Village, Far Gosford Street, Coventry. CV1 5ED
After the success of last year's event, Coventry's Coffee Festival is back for 2019!
Scarborough Scavenger Hunt
2pm - 4pm
Duck Pond, Scarborough, YO11 1TN
The Big Welcome Quiz
7pm - 10pm
Marley's, Crown Crescent, Scarborough, YO11 2BJ

Mon 23rd September

CUSU Class Photo Stall
11am - 3pm
Events Space, CU Scarborough
HLS Roadshow
noon - 4pm
Alison Gingell and Richard Crossman Courtyard
The Community Roadshows are an opportunity for you to learn more on communities without the physical barrier of a table.
Board Games and Pizza Night
5:30pm - 8pm
Events Space, CU Scarborough
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