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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

24
SEP
Emmerdale Village Tour
Emmerdale Village Tour

Visit the live working TV set of Emmerdale.Located in the Harewood Estate in Leeds you will get to walk the famous cobbles and see familiar haunts of Bobs Caf The Woolpack the village Church and rows of stone cottages.As with…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08442 471007
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24
SEP
KVU Singers presents The King's Singers
King's Hall

Their worksynonymous with the best in vocal ensemble performanceappeals to a vast international audience.Performing to hundreds of thousands of people each season the group tours regularly to Europe North and South America Asia and Australasia. Instantly recognisable for…

Location: 14.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01943 602319
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28
SEP
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both a green and free solution so the charity urges the local community in Leeds to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at…

Location: 2.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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29
SEP
Kori Live
Issho

From 9pm until 11pm every Friday Isshos Kori Bar will host Kori Live with top musicians performing everything from jazz and blues to soul and stripped‐back acoustic sets.Guests can also make the most of Kori Bars tempting cocktails from the popular Issho…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01134 265000
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30
SEP
Art, Print & Craft Exhibition
Horsforth Art Society

Members art printingcraft workwoodcarving textiles cards. Refreshments tombola free entry. car park locally and in the street.…

Location: 4.6 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01132 688231
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30
SEP
Bombstrikes Block Party w/ Plump DJs and DJ Woody
Duke Studios

The globally acclaimed brand BombStrikes continue to deliver a dancefloor shaking manifesto as they bring their Block Party to the Duke Studios amazing warehouse space. SATURDAY SEPT 30TH:Plump DJs ‐ OfficialDJ Woody ‐ AV ShowMooqeeBeatvandals.Taking the original Block Party vibes of yesteryear…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07584 072308
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30
SEP
Only Fools and 3 Courses The Sequel Comedy Night
Craiglands Hotel

Comedy Dining are pleased to bring you the sequel to Only Fools and 3 Courses a completely different dining experience.DCI Roy Slater will be putting in an appearance and we all know what Del thinks of himCassandra and Rodney take a trip…

Location: 13.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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01
OCT
Yorkshire Brass & Voices for Parkinson's UK
Huddersfield Town Hall

Over 100 Yorkshire male voices will take to the stage at Huddersfield Town Hall as the massed choirs of Steeton and New Mill Male Voice Choirs join forces with the Hepworth Brass Band for a Yorkshire Spectacular matinee gala concert in support…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02079 633912
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03
OCT
Bare Skin On Briny Waters in Leeds
Stage@Leeds

Two young women stand on a cliff edge steadily being blown on an unexpected course. Underscored with live folk music this is a story about survival and escape. Gently poetic salt‐tinged story‐telling Lyn Gardner THE GUARDIAN from Bellow Theatre an award winning…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 011334 387630
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04
OCT
Why Employee Engagement? Free Business Breakfast E
Park Plaza Hotel

Employee engagement is about your people wanting to and giving their best every day ‐ being fully committed and motivated to helping your organisation achieve success.Ensuring this sense of purpose isnt a quick fix. Employee engagement requires a commitment from the top…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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06
OCT
Frazer Theatre Comedy Club
Frazer Theatre

On Friday 6th October at 8pm the Frazer Theatre Comedy Club brings another fantastic night of comedy to the Frazer Theatre.MC Jim Smallman will be joined by Stuart Goldsmith Howard Reed and character act Stanley Brooks.As ever tickets remain at £10 in…

Location: 14.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07835 927965
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06
OCT
Real Deal Comedy Jam Autumn Tour 2017 - Leeds
PRYZM leeds

The Real Deal Comedy Jam is coming to your city with the hottest urban comedy stars taking the show on tour to five different venues in five different UK cities.The production will open on 29 September in Reading Berkshire before touring to…

Location: 0 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07950 216833
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06
OCT
Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
Harrogate International Centre

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at Harrogate International Centre in Harrogate on Friday 06 October 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast liveIts knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 13.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

07
OCT
A Knight to Remember!
Pontefract Town Hall

4GW presents A KNIGHT TO REMEMBER Returning to Pontefract Town Hall on Saturday 7th October 4GW have THREE Generations of the legendary Knight family confirmed to appearSweet Saraya vs Jennie B vs Sierra Loxton Uk Hooligans vs The Hive Flash Morgan Webster…

Location: 12.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01924 305830
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07
OCT
A Splash of Colour photography exhibition
Sovereign House

Open10am3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionColour is one of the powerful tools at a photographers disposal. Along with shape texture space line and form it is one of the six classic elements of design.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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07
OCT
Mum2mum Market rawdon
Greenacre hall rawdon

BOOKINGS OPENEDMUM2MUM MARKET RAWDON BOOK A STALL AT ‐ http:www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.htmlSELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at your local nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.SATURDAY 7th OCTOBERGreenacre…

Location: 6.9 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL:
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08
OCT
Muslim Marriage Events Leeds
Mumtaz Leeds

Open Event Open to all MuslimsAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage is now taking place. It is open to everyone and all candidates will have an opportunity to interact with other individuals. Advisors will also be…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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11
OCT
Speed Dating in Leeds
Parkside Tavern

Speed Dating in LeedsHow Speed Dating in Leeds worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Leeds you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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12
OCT
Amazon Masterclass training - Leeds
Room #213,Calverley Building, Leeds Beckett University,

Amazon marketplace has brought great opportunity and growth to lots of businesses in the UK and the same can also apply to your business. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. In this informative session…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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12
OCT
Sacred Sounds: Full Concert
Ilkley Playhouse

Sacred Sounds: Sikh Music Traditions and the First World War explores some of the many narratives of this periodthe timeless and transcendent beauty of the shabads themselves the composition of which started with Guru Nanak 1469‐1539 the first of the…

Location: 14.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01943 816714
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13
OCT
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
Millenium Square

Sexy funny feisty eye opening and totally entertaining ‐ East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour.The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the eclectic mix of music…

Location: 0 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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14
OCT
Diwali Delights: Bramham
Bramham Village Hall

An evening to celebrate the festival of light share the message of hope unity and good over evil as well as support the work of SAA‐uk. This is an arts charity based in Leeds working tirelessly to keep rich tradition of Indian…

Location: 9.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07398 244634
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14
OCT
The Major: Amphibious Assault
Bramham Park

TIME: Regular waves starting from 09:15hrsVENUE: Bramham Park Leeds W. Yorkshire LS23 6LTMy award‐winning Major Series obstacle course runs have been recced and redrawn for this autumn ‐ with a brand new twist Wade through my new wet and muddy Amphibious Assault…

Location: 8.2 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 02089 962220
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15
OCT
LEGENDS LIVE TOUR 2017
First Direct Arena

Tony Denton Promotions are delighted to bring these four iconic artistes together for the Legends Live arena tour 2017 the tour features Suzi Quatro David Essex The Osmonds & Hot Chocolate. This not to be missed tour will be kicking off at…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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20
OCT
Sarod: Indian Lute ft Debasmita Bhattacharya
Seven Arts

Debasmita Bhattacharya is creating shockwaves across musical circles in her native India and beyond with her remarkable talent on the sarod and powerhouse performances. She is joined on the tabla by Gurdain Rayatt with blistering dynamism and a flair for sumptuous rhythmic…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 626777
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24
OCT
SPOOKY TOWN Halloween Dance
Castleford Civic Centre

inspired dance show for all the family. Spooky Town is heading straightto Castleford Civic Centre this Halloween so put on your spookiestcostumes and get ready for a high‐octane dance show filled with freshfunky professional dancers and breakers ‐ featuring top commercialdance tracksmash…

Location: 9.8 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01924 305830
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25
OCT
The Magic Fish
Carriageworks Theatre

A classic Indian tale retold through dance storytelling and beatboxing for young thinking minds.Vishnu one of Indias shape‐shifting Supergods wakes up after sleeping for thousands of years to find a greedy demon called No‐Knowledge has taken earths most precious treasures for himself.Enlisting…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01133 760318
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28
OCT
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Ritz (Brighouse)

Having toured since 2007 The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees that stretch across all manner of…

Location: 11.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01484 720058
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29
OCT
A halloween Harry Potter Family Tea Party Concert
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School

Join the Hepworth band for a Halloween afternoon family tea party concertinspired by Harry Potter and other spooky characters promoted as part of the bands series of family friendly events with special prizes for the best fancy dress. Therell be…

Location: 8 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07885 251454
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11
NOV
Wonderful World of Wellbeing 2 day Festival
Mercure Leeds Parkway Hotel

The Wonderful World of Wellbeing is the first event of its kind to provide a centre of wellbeing under one roof over one wonderful weekend where you can learn from over 50 single category wellbeing providers practice wellbeing techniques indulge the senses…

Location: 5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07522 760068
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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: 24/09/2017 16:56:08