Canley Pop-Up Cafe at Warwick Arts Centre on Sunday 12 March!

The Canley Pop-Up Cafe is taking over Warwick Arts Centre with free food and activities on Sunday 12 March and we can’t wait! Here are all the things you need to know…


FREE MINIBUS: We are putting on a free minibus from Canley to Campus for the Pop-Up café. It will run continually throughout the event so you can come and go as suits you. Timings are detailed below. If busy we may run slightly late, but wait for us and we shall be there!

  • Quarter past and quarter to the hour: Every half an hour, stops outside Canley Community Centre, goes via the Sovereign Pub on Charter Avenue then on to campus. First bus at 1.15pm.
  • Half past and on the hour: Every half an hour, stops outside Warwick Arts Centre at the bus interchange to travelling back to Canley via the two stops above. Last bus approx. 4.30pm.

DRIVING AND PARKING: If you’re driving this link will tell you how to get to us and where to park. Getting here | Warwick Arts Centre Parking charges apply, and there are parking meters located inside Warwick Arts Centre, so don’t worry about using the app… just remember your registration number! Ask a member of staff when you arrive if you are unsure.

WALKING: As you approach campus, look for signs that say ‘Warwick Arts Centre’, or ‘events’. We are situated on Gibbet Hill Road, just by the Bus Interchange on campus.

It’s all free! Warwick Arts Centre is the home of the Playing Out team when we aren’t with you in Canley! We can’t wait to welcome you! 😊


Canley Parade & Creative Fun Day 2022 Info!

Canley residents and Warwick Arts Centre present a community parade, activating the streets with costumes, puppets and music from the samba band.  This years theme is ‘Dreaming Differently’! 

The Parade will start at the top of Glebe Close outside Willowbrook Retirement Village at 11.00 am and will end at Prior Deram Park at 12.30 where there will be creative activities, performances and food until 4.00pm. 

It’s going to be a lovely day and we want you to be part of it! Please see the posters below for more information. You can come to our free workshops, join the Canley Samba Band or walk the Parade and wave our stars, flags or even our giant whale! 

The route has been announced below.  To see an interactive map, click this link

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