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.

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Forthcoming events in Leicester

01
OCT
Salsa Classes with Cuba Linda Leicester
Braunstone District Working Mens Club

CUBA LINDA SALSATUESDAY Coalville Labour ClubFROM 7pm‐11pmFREE trial for complete beginnersSocial Dance afterwardsWelcome to: CUBA LINDA SALSA FREE trial for complete beginners Teachers: Ariel Helen & Havana Gav 7:00pm Beginners Improvers ‐ Rueda de Casino8.10pm Intermediates ‐ Rueda de Casino9.15pm…

TEL: 07734 805817
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02
OCT
FREE taster session at the Leicester Rock Choir
Oadby Trinity Methodist Church

The Leicester Rock Choir is led by local musician Sarah Stephens. The choir is for all ages and all the local Leicestershire branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible gigs like the 9500 seat Liverpool Arena and Guinness…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
OCT
Tom Stade "Decisions Decisions" Tour 2014
The Y Theatre

A natural performer with a passion for storytelling Canadian born Tom Stade has steadily built himself a reputation as one of the most compelling and original stand‐up acts around.Tom Stade is one of a kind with a genuine flare for observation and…

TEL: 01162 557066
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03
OCT
Tom Stade 'Decisions Decisions' Tour
The Y Theatre

A natural performer with a passion for storytelling Canadian born Tom Stade has steadily built himself a reputation as one of the most compelling and original stand‐up acts around. Tom Stade is one of a kind with a genuine flare for observation…

TEL: 01273 709709
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05
OCT
LEICESTER RECORD FAIR
Aylestone Leisure Centre

Fresh from big events recently at Glasgow Concert Hall and London Olympia VIP Record Fairs return to their home town of Leicester on 5th October with a big Record Fair at the Aylestone Leisure Centre. Traders from all over the UK will…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01162 752815
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06
OCT
Level 42
De Montfort Hall

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

07
OCT
Crazy for Gershwin
De Montfort Hall

Tickets for Crazy for Gershwin at De Montfort Hall on the Tuesday 07 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Crazy for Gershwin live at De Montfort Hall see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices…

10
OCT
Casa de la Musica Leicester
Braunstone & District Working Mens Club and Institute

FRIDAY 10th and SATURDAY 11th OCTOBER CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH FRIDAY 10th LIVE SALSA BAND SON YAMBU ADVANCED BOOKINGS ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDEDEARLY BIRD TICKETS BEFORE 22nd SEPTEMBERTICKETS ON SALESATURDAY 11th WORKSHOPS and PARTY NIGHTTWO DAYS OF CELEBRATION WITH CUBA LINDABRAUSTONE DISTRICT WORKING…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07944 338979
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14
OCT
Dawn French 30 Million Minutes
De Montfort Hall

Dawn French 30 Million Minutes at De Montfort Hall in Leicester on Tuesday 14 October 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 Dawn French…

15
OCT
Eliza and the Bear
O2 Academy Leicester

Eliza and the Bear at O2 Academy Leicester in Leicester on Wednesday 15 October 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Eliza and the Bear tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

22
OCT
Peter Andre
De Montfort Hall

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

24
OCT
Rixton
O2 Academy Leicester

British PopRockR&B band Rixton made their US debut with Me And My Broken Heart EP on March 18. Following release the music video for the title track and their first single premiered on MTV worldwide…

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…

147 Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at 147 Snooker in Leicester, Leicestershire. Contact venue on 0116‐253 8663 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

After Dark

After Dark Nightclub in Leicester, Leicestershire. Contact venue on telephone number 0116‐233 9950 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Balloon Flights Co

Hot Air Balloons at Balloon Flights Co in Leicester, Leicestershire. Contact venue on 0116‐259 6990 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Beedles Lake Golf Course

Beedles Lake Golf Course ‐ golf course in Leicester, Leicestershire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 0116‐260 6759 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Beedles Lake Golf Course golf courseclub.…

Birstall Golf Club

Birstall Golf Club ‐ golf course in Leicester, Leicestershire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 0116‐267 5245 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Birstall Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Want more?

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.