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Not just Rugby

Came here to see Simple Minds / The Pretenders / KT Tunstall. We were impressed with the venue and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Simple minds gig

We were pleasantly surprised by how small this venue is given it was quite a big gig with simple... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 days ago
“Not just Rugby”
4 weeks ago
“Simple minds gig”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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The Butts Arena Butts, Coventry CV1 3GE, England
+44 24 7623 1001
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Came here to see Simple Minds / The Pretenders / KT Tunstall. We were impressed with the venue and the organisation of this event.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by how small this venue is given it was quite a big gig with simple minds and Chrissie Hynde. Staff were really friendly and helpful

Thank JetSetterJim
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

With Simple Minds playing in my hometown, I had to go. Great support acts from “the pretenders” yes Christie Hynde. And KTTunstall. Good selection of food outlets and lots of toilets available.

Thank teeCoventry
Reviewed October 7, 2017

attended for a ub40 concert Drinks very expensive, Portaloos awful and mens urnials in full view of everyone

1  Thank hollyshouse
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Regular visitor for Coventry RFC Games. Bar service before and after games is often very slow so recommend using a local hostelry of which there are many! Atmosphere at games is good, with sizeable crowds but stadium design always means a good view. Loudspeaker system...More

Thank AndyA104
Reviewed April 18, 2017

My favourite place to be on a match day supporting Coventry. Enjoy a drink and have good afternoon watching my team. With a comfortable seat and clear eye line.

1  Thank mark h
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Visited for a Coventry Bears rugby league match (a 40-28 Good Friday afternoon victory over Oxford). Admission was £12, the match programme £2 and parking £3. Don't pay to park. I didn't. There's free street parking within a two-minute walk. Butts Park Arena is a...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

What an awful place, I'm sure it's excellent if all you're interested in is rugby and beer, but to be served a lunch which included paste sandwiches, I thought I'd gone back to the 70s. Only one ladies toilet locked, no blue roll to dry...More

Thank Angela T
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Went along to watch the Coventry Bears play Rugby League and found my visit very enjoyable. There is parking outside for £3, the large stand has an unrestricted view and the bar area below is warm and comfortable with the usual chip and pastry based...More

1  Thank Jeff1903
Reviewed January 18, 2017

A great place to catch up and watch the rugby... Food served, drinks served.. all good... Nice atmosphere not far from Earlsdon... A good local place with lots of pubs and food...

Thank sirobUK
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