Godiva Festival Coventry: Line up, door opening times, weather forecast and how to get tickets

Godiva Festival is nearly here and music lovers will be flocking to Coventry for the three-day event.
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Godiva music festival will take place this weekend, promising a huge line up of famous names over the three-day spectacular. The music festival is held each year in the War Memorial Park, Coventry and is named after the city’s famous former inhabitant Lady Godiva.

Godiva festival first appeared as a day-long event in 1997 and became a three day event the following year in 1998. This year, the event will take place between Friday, June 30 and Sunday July 2.

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The line-up for the 2023 festival includes the likes of headline acts Rudimental, The Enemy and Melanie C. Alongside the headliners will be a range of other musical acts performing on stages including The Next Stage and CWR Stage.

But which other acts are on the line up for Godiva 2023 and how can you get tickets? Here’s everything you need to know.

Godiva Festival line up

Rudimental will headline Godiva Festival this yearRudimental will headline Godiva Festival this year
Rudimental will headline Godiva Festival this year

Here’s the main stage line up for Godiva Festival 2023:

  • Rudimental
  • Melanie C
  • The Enemy
  • Downdraft
  • Vienna 
  • Cruel Hearts Club
  • The Asian Fusion
  • Teesavannah
  • Permanent Daylight
  • Shingai
  • The K’s
  • Two Tone Orchestra - Secret Symphony
  • The Selecter
  • Celina Sharma
  • Ella Eyre
  • Chessi O’Dowd
  • Cov Kozaks
  • Diversity
  • Trevor Nelson’s Soul Nation
  • Odyssey

For the full line up, including the artists performing on The Next Stage and CWR Stage, visit the Godiva website.

Godiva Festival 2023 door opening times

According to the Godiva website, here are the door opening times for the festival:

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  • Friday, June 30 - 6pm to 10:30pm
  • Saturday, July 1 - Noon to 10:30pm
  • Sunday, July 2 - Noon - 7pm

Godiva Festival 2023 weather forecast

Here’s the weather forecast for Godiva Festival in Coventry, according to the Met Office:


On the first day of the festival, there will be sunny intervals changing to cloudy by late morning. Maximum temperatures of 20C.


On the second day of the festival, there will be overcast skies, changing to sunny in the afternoon. Maximum temperatures of 21C.


On the last day of the festival, there will be sunny intervals throughout the day. Maximum temperatures of 20C.

How to get tickets for Godiva Festival 2023

Tickets are still available for Godiva Festival 2023. To find out more, visit the Godiva Festival website.

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