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Welcome to Leeds

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Leeds - 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 Leeds to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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

Hotels in Leeds

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Forthcoming events in Leeds

31
OCT
Little Frankenstein
Lawrence Batley Theatre

Semi famous puppeteer Frank Stein has had enough with his badly made puppets.End Time: November 01 2014 at 11:59 pm.…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01484 425282
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31
OCT
Eagulls
Brudenell Social Club

Eagulls at Brudenell Social Club in Leedson Friday 31 October 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it.Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
OCT
Il Divo
First Direct Arena

Dont be put off by the Syco Music tag this isnt one of Cowells reality wannabesIl Divo are true talent as is proved by eight years in the industry and 26 million albums…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

31
OCT
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
First Direct Arena

Formed way back in 1946 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra RPO has played under the direction of many of the world's best conductors. Based at London's iconic Cadogan Hall in Chelsea the ever‐popular and world‐renowned group…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

01
NOV
Dave Spikey: Punchlines
Lawrence Batley Theatre

Observational humour.Multi award‐winning Dave Spikey is one of the most sought‐after comedy talents in the UK today. With a career spanning two decades he has numerous TV appearances to his name as a stand‐up comedian presenter and actor ‐ and behind the…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01484 425282
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01
NOV
Halloween Ball
Ossett Town Hall

Featuring music from Baz out of Hell 6 piece live band…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 305830
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01
NOV
Magic Hatter
Stockeld Park

Come and see our magic man perform Halloween inspired magic close up Special shows at 13.30 & 15.30.…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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01
NOV
Asking Alexandria
O2 Academy Leeds

Asking Alexandria is a British metal core band that has their roots in Dubai one of the most unlikely locations to serve as a starting point for such a band.Their founder Ben Bruce…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
NOV
Kill It Kid
The Cockpit

Kill It Kid at The Cockpit in Leeds on Saturday 01 November 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Kill It Kid live in…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
NOV
Craft Market and Music Fair
The Ridings Shopping Centre

Gospel indie and country are just some of the types of music that can heard at The Ridings Shopping Centres Craft Market and Music Fair.Joining the regular craft traders will be Skinny Living the Wakefield Community Gospel Choir the Ainsley Band Red…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 787787
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02
NOV
Firework Spectacular
Stockeld Park

What goes BOOM deep in the Yorkshire ForestIts Stockeld Parks spectacular fireworks display set to music its a loud and proud Yorkshire evening of entertainment Which will be lighting up the skies on 2nd of November. …

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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02
NOV
China Crisis
Warehouse 23

China Crisis performs live at Warehouse 23 in Wakefield Yorkshire on Sunday 02 November 2014.Buy and compare your tickets for China Crisis at Warehouse 23 now.…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
NOV
Paloma Faith
O2 Academy Leeds

British singersong writer and actress Paloma Faith released her successful debut single in 2009 Stone Cold Sober and her album Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful Was certified platinum with a spot in…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
NOV
Stockeld Park Christmas Adventure
Stockeld Park

Stockeld Park ‐ where magic is made & adventures begin.... Nestled within ancient woodland Stockeld Park hosts its Adventure Seasons for Christmas. We have a real outdoor ice skating rink an Enchanted Forest filled with interactive sculptures and playgrounds a huge snowflake…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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03
NOV
Gong
Brudenell Social Club

If you believe that best bands come with a story here is the band which can surpass all your expectations in terms of how they all go together and weaved magic strumming the guitar flute…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
NOV
Joanne Shaw Taylor
The Wardrobe

Joanne Shaw Taylor at The Wardrobe in Leeds on Monday 03 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Joanne Shaw Taylor tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
NOV
The Blackout
The Cockpit

The Blackout at The Cockpit in Leeds on Monday 03 November 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Blackout liveIts knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
NOV
The Republic of Fentonia's Mischief Night Triple
The Fenton Hotel

The Republic of Fentonia presents a Mischief Night triple birthday bash........ROFs 1st birthday my 49th your host Cas aka Fred Bloggs or Ghost Dog and Captain Hotknives 45th....featuring.....CAPTAIN HOTKNIVES acoustic comedy stoner‐punkWhat with his name and album titles like I Hate Babies…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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04
NOV
Joan Armatrading
The Royal Hall

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions.Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 13.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
NOV
The Wailers
O2 Academy Leeds

The unique downbeat style of Jamaica lives on in the reggae groves of The Wailers. After legend Bob Marleys death in 1981 this former Marley back‐up band began its own journey with an evolving ensemble…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
NOV
Counting Crows
O2 Academy Leeds

Counting Crows are a very popular American folk rock band who perform a mix of eclectic and wide ranging mood of songs including Mr Jones and Round Here.With growing popularity in the UK…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
NOV
John Bishop
First Direct Arena

Scouse comedian John Bishop was named best newcomer by BBC Radio Merseyside winning the North West Comedy award for best stand‐up in 2004.Since then he has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award.…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
NOV
John Bishop Supersonic
First Direct Arena

John Bishop Supersonic performs live at First Direct Arena in Leeds Yorkshire on Thursday 06 November 2014.Buy and compare your tickets for John Bishop Supersonic at First Direct Arena now.…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
NOV
Ruts DC
The Wardrobe

Ruts DC at The Wardrobe in Leeds on Thursday 06 November 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.Let us do the…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
NOV
Fire walk charity event
Stockeld Park

Back by popular demandChildrens Heart Surgery Fund are returning to Stockeld Park on Friday 7th November 2014 for their Fire Walk.walk seminar will begin at 5.30pm with the walk taking place immediately afterwards at 7.30pm. If you think your feet can handle…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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07
NOV
Manch Pravesh ft Sukhmani Kaur Rayat
Seven Arts Centre

A concert that is synonymous with tradition and prestige lead by a contemporary talent who continues to challenge stereotypical preconceptions of Indian Classical music.Keranjeet Kaur Virdee CEOWe are proud to present Leeds very own Sukhmani Kaur Rayat in her debut classical Tabla…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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07
NOV
The Northern HomebuildingShow
Harrogate International Centre (HIC)

The Northern Homebuilding & Renovating and Home Improvement Show Harrogate 7‐9 November 2014 Harrogate International Centre is updating its offering to customers by appearing for the first time as an expanded combined event with more self‐building and home improvement features under one…

Location: 13.4 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02072 485846
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07
NOV
Boy Bear
Brudenell Social Club

Boy Bear at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Friday 07 November 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.Let us do…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

07
NOV
La Roux
Leeds Metropolitan University

La Roux at Leeds Metropolitan University in Leeds on Friday 07 November 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too.Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
NOV
Christmas at Hogwarts Tribute
Stockeld Park

Join Stockeld Park and Make a Wish Entertainment in welcoming some special wizarding visitors all the way from Hogwarts Harry Potter tribute events are happening all weekend; wear the Sorting Hat; broomstick training workshops; see live owls and plant some magic beans.You…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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Tourist Attractions


Harewood House

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.The garden landscape at…

Thackray Museum

The Museum was the inspiration of Paul Thackray, grandson of Charles F Thackray, founder of the medical company bearing his name in Leeds in 1902.With the aid of a £3 million grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the museum has been established in a former workhouse building adjacent…

Bolling Hall

Tucked away in a leafy garden, less than a mile from the city centre, is one of Bradford's most precious jewels...It's easy to see why Bolling Hall was a pleasant family home for more than five centuries, with views right over the…

Harewood Bird Garden

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.Our aim at Harewood…

Leeds City Museum

Leeds City Museum is an exciting day out for visitors of all ages. See fascinating , lively displays that tell the story of Leeds, the natural world, Ancient Egypt and Africa, to name but a few.Experience a world of discovery.. explore four floors of interactive and exciting galleries.…

Middleton Railway

Having been established by an Act of Parliament in 1758, the Middleton Railway, Leeds, can claim to be the oldest Railway in the world. It also played host to the first commercially successful, revenue earning, steam locomotives which entered service there in 1812. The 1758 Middleton Railway Trust…

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


Updated: 31/10/2014 04:49:39