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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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Tourist Information

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

25
JUL
UNITY DAY FUNDRAISER
Eiger Music Studios

HYDE PARK UNITY DAY FUNDRAISER: 2 rooms of bands acoustic acts DJs Mcs beatboxers.......featuring...BANDS...Drumnamix TBC Asian electronic d&b accompanied by traditional Asian drummers Humble Scoundrelbluespsychedelia‐tinged rockMasques punk with a touch of metal from ex‐SewersuckersBubbleglum boysACOUSTIC ACTSDave Lynchdeep & meaningful folk‐rockGeorge Cheethammodern northern…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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25
JUL
Virsa Festival
West Yorkshire Playhouse

Celebrating our Rich Heritage of Indian Classical MusicSAA‐uk Music Academies and newly established Yorkshire Indian Music Youth Ensemble invite you to a two day festival taking place atWest Yorkshire Playhouse ‐ Courtyard TheatreFriday 25th July 20147.00pm to 9.00pmSaturday…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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25
JUL
WHAKKINELL LIVE
The Yeadon Tarn

WHAKKINELL continue their No sleep to the Final Whistle UK Tour so come along listen to some great music and groove the night away.…

Location: 7.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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25
JUL
Ron Pope
Brudenell Social Club

Live music event at Brudenell Social Club LeedsYorkshire.To watch Ron Pope live at Brudenell Social Club on the Friday 25 July 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
JUL
Caribbean Cricket Soca Festival 2014
Caribbean Cricket Club

Caribbean Cricket and Family Fun Day EventThe summer heat wave is truly in full swing and the sporting agenda has never been so exciting and intense whether you have enjoyed the glamorous shots at Wimbledon the fast and furious race…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07533 975477
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28
JUL
Music Summer School 2014
Bracken Edge Primary School

A week to learn with the bestmeet up with friends old & new and have lots of fun.Open to all musicians from young to old beginner to experienced with an interest in Indianworld music who would like to gain insight and lay…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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29
JUL
Andrew WK
The Cockpit

Andrew WK performs live at The Cockpit in Leeds Yorkshire on Tuesday 29 July 2014.Buy and compare your tickets for Andrew WK at The Cockpit now.…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUL
Peppa Pig#';s Big Splash
Bradford St Georges Hall

Peppa Pig039;s Big Splash at Bradford St Georges Hall a live event taking place on Tuesday 29 July 2014 in Bradford Yorkshire for what will be a great family event.…

Location: 8.4 milesaway
Category: Family Events

29
JUL
Peppa Pigs Big Splash
Bradford St Georges Hall

Families and children will love Peppa Pigs Big Splash live at Bradford St Georges Hall on the Tuesday 29 July 2014 in Bradford Yorkshire.For a list of ticket prices to watch Peppa Pigs Big Splash live at Bradford St Georges…

Location: 8.4 milesaway
Category: Family Events

29
JUL
Rosanne Cash
Brudenell Social Club

Rosanne Cash at Brudenell Social Club in Leedson Tuesday 29 July 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…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
JUL
Public Enemy
O2 Academy Leeds

American hip hop band Public Enemy is based in New York and first saw success in the early 1980s. They are known for their politically charged lyrics often reflecting an intolerance of the American media…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
AUG
Big Night Out @PryzmLeeds
Pryzm, Leeds

Think BIG production and BIG entertainment Big Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to something spectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from the Circus.Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest most spectacular…

Location: 0 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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06
AUG
A Splash Of Colour
1 City Walk,

Through our colour vision we understand our world. It warns us of danger makes objects quickly recognisable and helps us to store and retrieve precious memories.From the earliest cave paintings we have learned to express our feelings and share our…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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12
AUG
Ant and Decs Takeaway On Tour
First Direct Arena

Twelve times National TV Award winning hosts Ant and Dec return to the screens with the eagerly awaited brand new series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The only show on TV that says Don't…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
AUG
Ant Dec
First Direct Arena

Twelve times National TV Award winning hosts Ant and Dec return to the screens with the eagerly awaited brand new series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The only show on TV that says Don't…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
AUG
Ant Dec's Takeway On Tour
First Direct Arena

This fantastic family event will see Ant Dec039s Takeway On Tour live in Leeds Yorkshire at the First Direct Arena on Tuesday 12 August 2014.Compare ticket prices for the Ant Dec039s Takeway On Tour event below.…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

12
AUG
Ant Decs Takeway On Tour
First Direct Arena

Ant Decs Takeway On Tour at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Tuesday 12 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Ant Decs Takeway On Tour liveIts knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

13
AUG
Neutral Milk Hotel
Leeds University Union

Neutral Milk Hotel at Leeds University Union live on Wednesday 13 August 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire.For tickets to see Neutral Milk Hotel at Leeds University Union see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

14
AUG
Slint
The Cockpit

Slint at The Cockpit in Leeds on Thursday 14 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Slint liveIts knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.See…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
AUG
Huddersfield Does Vintage
Huddersfield Town Hall

Winner of an Outstanding Customer Service Award and shortlisted for TWO National Vintage Awards; Britain Does Vintage fairs have fast become a firm favorite on the vintage scene. THE vintage stallholders are hand‐picked and offer a wealth of knowledge gained from years…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07896 840397
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18
AUG
Northern Ballet Summer Course 2014
Northern Ballet

Ignite your imagination this summer and join Northern Ballet for a magical week of dance and storytelling inspired by the enchanting tale of Peter Pan.On our summer course you will explore Peter Pan's adventures in Neverland to inspire you to create your…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208000
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18
AUG
Jimmy Cliff
O2 Academy Leeds

Jimmy Cliff is a reggae master and hes bringing his sweet beats to the UK Jimmy Cliff has been performing his legendary music for nearly fifty years. He and his music have been featured by…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
AUG
Arctic Monkeys
Bramham Park

Arctic Monkeys are a punk‐inspired band that have been influenced by the likes of The Smiths The Jam and The Clash.Theyre at the peak of a very successful career both here in Britain…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Festival
Bramham Park

Festival at Bramham Park in Leeds on Wednesday 20 August 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices all…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Festival 2014 Extras
Bramham Park

Festival 2014 Extras at Bramham Park in Leeds on Wednesday 20 August 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: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
AUG
Leeds Festival
Bramham Park

Leeds Festival takes place in Leeds in England from Friday to Sunday on the weekend of the August bank holiday.The festival consists of the following stages. There is the main stage which hosts music genres…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Leeds Festival 2014 Extras
Bramham Park

Leeds Festival 2014 Extras at Bramham Park live on Wednesday 20 August 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire.For tickets to see Leeds Festival 2014 Extras at Bramham Park see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Reading Festival
Bramham Park

Astonishingly Reading Festival has been rocking the UK since 1961. Its a three day festival held simultaneously with the Leeds festival during the August bank holiday weekend. Both festivals share a bill on a rotating…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Reading Leeds Festival
Bramham Park

Reading Leeds Festival at Bramham Park live on Wednesday 20 August 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire.For tickets to see Reading Leeds Festival at Bramham Park see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
St Vincent
Leeds Metropolitan University

‐ watch St Vincent live at Leeds Metropolitan University in Leeds Yorkshire on the Wednesday 20 August 2014.Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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Updated: 24/07/2014 05:19:28