What's on inLeicester


Welcome to Leicester

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Leicester - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Leicester to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Leicester

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Leicester as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Leicester

17
JAN
Pop-up Cafe + Creative Marketplace
Soft Touch Arts

Do something different with your lunch break at the SMASHing Pop‐up Cafe and Creative Marketplace. Feast on healthy homemade hotcold veggievegan dishes such as curries sandwiches soups and cakes. Plus range of hot and cold beverages. Guests are welcome to eat in…

Category: Miscellaneous

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26
JAN
Science of the Time Lords
National Space Centre

Join the National Space Centre for a fun family weekend where we look at the fact behind the fiction.An event for families children and fans to enjoy there is a jam‐packed schedule of workshops competitions challenges talks exhibitions and lots of your…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01162 610261
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08
FEB
Bill and Teds Excellent 30th Anniversary
National Space Centre

Bill S Preston Esquire Alex Winter and Ted Theodore Logan Keanu Reeves are in danger of flunking History class. Theyre rescued by Rufus George Carlin a resident of San Dimas 700 years in the futurea future in which their band…

Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01162 610261
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14
FEB
Cosmic Valentine 2019
National Space Centre

Join us for an unforgettable night with cocktails fine dining and romance beneath the stars.Arrive to spectacular cocktails and a chance to explore the iconic 42m high Rocket Tower before heading to the heart of the exhibition to enjoy a four‐course dinner.Included…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01162 610261
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16
FEB
Destination Space
National Space Centre

Destination Space is an exciting new programme for families looking at the very latest adventures in space exploration and celebrating the space science engineering and people that make it happen.Find out about the new European Mars mission and how it will put…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01162 610261
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21
FEB
Bring Back The 80s
Manhattan 34

Come and join award winning comedian James Alderson as he takes a hilarious trip down memory lane in one double cassette double A‐sided show that he cant wait to share before he gets much older and forgets what actually happened in the…

TEL: 07736 326326
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22
FEB
ANDREW MAXWELL SHOWTIME TOUR 2019
Sue Townsend Theatre

Channeling the spirit of his breakthrough award winning show This is my Hour ‐ Showtime matches that burning sense of urgency that we deserve entertainment in the times we live in.If weve learned anything over the last year or two…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01164 566812
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22
FEB
AUTHENTIC CUBAN LIVE BAND IN LEICESTER
West End Working Mens Club & Institute

CUBAN SALSA PARTY WITH LIVE BANDClasses from: 8:00pm‐8:45pm 2 CUBAN DJs DJ HABANA GAVDJ ARY Playing the latest Cuban Salsa Bachata KizombaReggaeton Salsaton & more....AUTHENTIC CUBAN BAND IN LEICESTER....Venue location:The West End Working Mens Club Braunstone AveLE3 1LD Leicester.TICKET PRICES:£12…

TEL: 07944 338979
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24
FEB
Tom Stade: I Swear To...
Just The Tonic at Hansom Hall

Following last years smash‐hit UK tour the Canadian comedy legend is back on the road with a brand‐new show.Welcome back to I SWEAR TO picking up just where he left off as an hour simply wasnt long enough.Direct from the…

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10
MAR
Resolution Run Leicester 2019 5k / 10k / 15k
Braunstone Park

Whats your resolution this year If youre looking to shed a few pounds aiming to be a bit healthier or just looking for something fun to do with friends we can help.Take part in a Resolution Run near you this spring. We…

Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 401344
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27
MAR
circus of horrors
Haymarket theatre

The jaw‐dropping show that rocked Britains Got Talent Circus of Horrors will take you on a whirlwind journey and send shivers down your spine with twisted contortionists hair hanging beauties flying aerialists sword swallowers and…

01
MAY
Leicestershire V Pakistan T20
Leicestershire County Cricket Club

The huge event will be the only warm‐up fixture for Pakistan ahead of the IT20 against England at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff.Tickets are now on sale and can be secured via our website with savings on advance ticket purchases.URLs:Facebook:https:go.evvnt.com334189‐2pid269Twitter:https:go.evvnt.com334189‐3pid269ArtistsSpeakers: Leicestershire…

Category: Sports

TEL: 01162 832128
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Tourist Attractions


National Space Centre

The National Space Centre is the UK's largest attraction dedicated to space. From the minute you catch sight of the futuristic Rocket Tower, you'll be treated to hours of breathtaking discovery.On your visit to the National Space Centre you will find yourself immersed in an awe‐inspiring…

Wistow Maze

WISTOW MAZEWINNER OF LEICESTERSHIRE'S'BEST VISITOR ATTRACTION'Hours of fun for all the family.Follow the fun quiz trail and collect clues hidden in a giant maze whilst you wander through 8 acres of living maize crop. See if you can unravel the mystery within the 3…

Great Central Railway

Re‐creating the experience of famous expresses of the steam age.Great Central Railway is one of the few places in the world where scheduled full size steam trains pass in motion on double track.Main Line Steam trains ‐ every weekend throughout the year.Featuring GCR '04'…

Snibston Discovery Park

Snibston Discovery Park takes its name from one of the three coal mines sunk in the 1820s and 1830s that helped create the town of Coalville in north‐west Leicestershire.Here you can discover science and industry, fashion and textiles and the environment with popular hands‐on exhibits interpreting…

DVH

DVH Nightclub in Leicester, Leicestershire.Contact venue on telephone number 0116‐233 3360 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

G Spot

G Spot Nightclub in Leicester, Leicestershire.Contact venue on telephone number 0116‐251 9366 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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