About Us 

Hugh McGaffney has been in the hospitality industry for over 30 years and has run The Festival for over 20 of those years. Hugh is assisted by a friendly & experienced team who really enjoy meeting and serving their customers with a smile and a sense of humour. 

The History of The Festival Pub 

The Festival was named by Mitchell & Butlers to commemorate the Coventry Cathedral Festival. The rebuild of the Cathedral was completed in 1962 and the pub opened 30th November that same year. 
We will be celebrating our 60th Anniversary this year.  
Hugh & his two lovely daughters.  
The beautitful sky over the Pub. 
Our lovely Garden.  
Well behaved Dogs & Children welcome!  
Our newly refurbished Lounge. 
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