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

Fireworks Evening at LCCC
Leicestershire County Cricket Club

.This wont be your standard fireworks display its going to be a spectacular fireworks light and laser show It is so much more than just fireworks; with fairground rides and attractions face painting and activities in the indoor cricket centre there will…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01162 832128
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Leicester N

Funhouse Comedy returns to the Kayal Leicester on Sunday November 10th with comedys answer to Britains Got Talent and X‐Factor their Should I Stay or Should I Go competition.A night full of fun and laughter; where 12 new acts aim to impress…

TEL: 01159 525050
Space Lates - Apollo 12
National Space Centre

Space Lates is an evening created for people who want to know morethose who have an interest in astronomy space missions and the exciting research happening here in the UK around the world and out in space.For this Space Lates…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01162 610261
Wild Wild West 20th Anniversary Screening
National Space Centre

Men in Black director Barry Sonnenfeld reunites with Will Smith in this effects‐loaded shoot‐from‐the‐lip steampunk western.Captain James T. West Will Smith teams with Inventor Artemus Gordon Kevin Kline on a daring assignment: stop Dr. Arliss Loveless Kenneth Branagh and his evil plot…

Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01162 610261
The Scummy Mummies Show
The Y Theatre

The Scummy Mummies Ellie Gibson and Helen Thorn have announced a 2019 UK tour running from 20th September at Didcot Cornerstone to the 1st December at Leicesters Y Theatre.The tour comes hot on the heels of their Edinburgh Festival debut…

Category: Miscellaneous

De Montford Hall

An evening of late 90s boyband nostalgia 4 of the eras biggest pop bands take to the stage on a multi bill extravaganza for 30 dates across the UK in 2020 Celebrating a decade of wild boys of pop MJR bring you…


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 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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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Leicester? See our list of attractions in Leicester, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.

Updated: 20/10/2019 04:48:32