What's on inLeeds

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.

Tourist information Leeds

Tourist Information

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

Hotels in Leeds

Book a hotel in Leeds

Whether you're staying for the night or a few days, check out the choice of local hotels.

Restaurants in Leeds

Restaurants in Leeds

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Forthcoming events in Leeds

26
MAR
Dara OBriain
Leeds Grand Theatre

Dara OBriain at Leeds Grand Theatre in Leeds on Thursday 26 March 2015. 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…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

27
MAR
Manford's Comedy Club
Pryzm, Leeds

Every Friday & Saturday evening from 7:30 ‐ 10:00pm Manfords Comedy Club will present a selection of the countries wittiest stand up comics all performing their side‐splitting acts within our laughter lounge overlooking the cityscape of Leeds.So round up your friends grab…

Location: 0 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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27
MAR
Skepta
O2 Academy Leeds

Skepta at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Friday 27 March 2015. 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 GetMeIn…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
MAR
Easter Adventure At Stockeld Park
Stockeld Park

Fresh air and Spring‐time family fun awaits at Stockeld Parks Easter Adventure. Beautifully crafted GIANT hand painted eggs gambling Live Lambs hopping Bunnies Little Bo Peep and an opportunity to watch in wonder at the Hatching Eggs are just some of the…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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28
MAR
Easter Adventure Events Calender2015
Stockeld Park

Alongside our normal Activities for our Easter Adventure we have a large list of events over the Easter holidays including a jam packed bank holidays weekend list of events. See below for our full list of events throughout our Easter Adventure which…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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28
MAR
Easter Egg Hunt
The Ridings Shopping Centre

Get eggcited for Easter at the Ridings Shopping Centre by taking part in an eggcellent Easter egg hunt.From Saturday 28th March to Wednesday 8th April there will be six letters displayed on eggs that have been hidden in store windows. To get…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01924 787780
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28
MAR
Finders Keepers
Arc

This will be the launch of Finders Keepers an event where people can both buy and sell good quality high street clothing. HOW IT WORKS:BUYERS: The event will be open to buyers 12pm‐3pm. Clothes will be arranged on rails in size order…

Location: 2 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07842 765825
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28
MAR
Live Wrestling
Fryston Miners Welfare Club

4GW are back at Fryston Miners Welfare Club Castleford on Saturday 28th March 2015https:www.facebook.comevents818302961568663Dont miss out on a fantastic night of live wrestling entertainment. Buy your tickets fromwww.4gwuk.com to avoid disappointment; this will be a sell out yet again Confirmed stars…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07710 595561
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28
MAR
Rival Sons
O2 Academy Leeds

Hailing from the gorgeous Long Beach in sunny California Rival Sons were formed from the ashes of Scott Holidays band Black Summer Crush in 2009.Their style is often compared to blues‐rock bands from…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
MAR
Vintage Fair
The Ridings Shopping Centre

Step back in time at The Ridings Vintage Fair which will feature over 60 stall holders selling vintage items including homeware jewellery clothing furniture and much more dedicated to the 1940s. There will be a pop up hair salon where shoppers can…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01924 787780
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03
APR
Harrogate International Youth Festival
Variable venues: http://www.hiyf.co.uk/

The highly anticipated Harrogate International Youth Festival ‐ Music and Performing Arts returns to some of the finest venues in Yorkshire this Easter including: Harewood House Newby Hall Fountains Abbey and Pateley Bridge.Taking place from 3 April to 9 April…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 581545
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03
APR
A Place to Bury Strangers
Belgrave Music Hall

A Place to Bury Strangers at Belgrave Music Hall in Leeds on Friday 03 April 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest A Place to Bury Strangers tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
APR
Gawthorpe World Coal Carrying Championships
Gawthorpe Village

The Gawthorpe Maypole Committeeorganisers of the World Coal Carrying Championships would like to alert you to this years event which is held in Gawthorpe near Ossett West Yorkshire on Easter Monday 6th April 2015 and will be the 52nd time…

Location: 7.6 milesaway
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01924 260141
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09
APR
Nicki Minaj
First Direct Arena

Nicki Minaj is arguably one of the most popular female rappers of her generation. Though she is best known as a rapper but she also dances and is often seen on television. Minaj entered the…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
APR
Tim Vine
Harrogate Theatre

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 13.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
APR
Lee Nelson
Varieties Music Hall

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur teleim coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b biggabetta …

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
APR
Between Here And There
1 East Parade,

Open10am3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionOne of photographys most intrinsic and oldest objectives has been to secure a moment in time and offer it as evidence in some sort of true concrete experience.…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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11
APR
Josh Warrington vs Dennis Tubieron
First Direct Arena

Josh Warrington vs Dennis Tubieron at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Saturday 11 April 2015. 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. …

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

12
APR
The Ridings Baking Fair
The Ridings Shopping Centre

If you enjoy baking and sweet treats youll love The Ridings Shopping Centres Craft Market and Baking Fair taking place on Sunday 12th April.Featuring over 25 stalls there will be plenty of cakes cupcakes and sweet delights on offer amongst a selection…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01924 787780
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13
APR
WWE Live
First Direct Arena

WWE Live at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Monday 13 April 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest WWE Live tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

18
APR
THE REPUBLIC OF FENTONIA
The Fenton Hotel

The REPUBLIC OF FENTONIA presents:AUTOPSY BOYS3 piece horror synth‐punk band from LeedsAutopsy Boys are 4 average everyday typical retro gaming horror movie watching garbage pail kid card collecting comic book reading lighter jacking programme cracking weed smoking disco dancing psychopathic drunken chanting…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 431382
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19
APR
Leeds Central 4th Reunion Northern Soul Alldayer
HiFi Club

4 YEARS ALREADYI Cant believe it has flown so quickly. I doesnt seem a few weeks since I suggested a reunion in a thread on Soul Source and no one did anything so I decided to.It has now turned into an event…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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19
APR
Five
O2 Academy Leeds

Five at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Sunday 19 April 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Noah Stewart
Leeds Town Hall

Noah Stewart at Leeds Town Hall in Leeds on Sunday 19 April 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Noah Stewart live in the…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

20
APR
Olly Murs
First Direct Arena

Achieving second place on ITVs The X Factor in 2009 Olly Murs debut single named Please Dont Let Me Go hit the top spot on the UKs Singles Chart and his second single Thinking of…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
APR
Duke Special
Brudenell Social Club

For his thousands of fans he is known as Duke Special. But for his family friends and loved ones he is their dear Peter Wilson. LisburnNorth Ireland witnessed the birth of this very…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
APR
Dylan Moran
Town Hall Leeds

Dylan Moran star of Black BooksShaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011.Ageing religion kids relationships…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
APR
Sense and Sensibility
Carriageworks Theatre

Sense and Sensibility23 April 2015 ‐ 25 April 2015Main Auditorium: 7:15pmpresented by Leeds Arts CentreBy Jane Austen adapted by Jessica SwaleWhen bereavement compels Mrs Dashwood to move out of the family home her eldest daughters sensible restrained Elinor and fi ery passionate…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 243801
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23
APR
Ben Howard
First Direct Arena

2011 and has been a triumphant year for twenty‐three year old Ben Howard. With catchy single The Wolves he caught the attention of potential fans away from his growing fan base in Devon and Cornwall…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
APR
Marc Almond
Town Hall Leeds

Marc Almond is currently on tour celebrating 30 years in the music business he has recently released his album Variet which is the first recording of his own work for 10 years. He first rose…

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: 26/03/2015 17:04:59