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More details - Cinderella (La Cenerentola)
Amateur production - sung in English - Rossini’s sparkling comedy opera A much-loved fairy tale, but not quite as you know it. Cinderella scrubs the floor of a dance school and dreams of a better life. A prince arrives seeking a companion and so this sparkling romcom is set in motion.
Concordia Theatre, Stockwell Head, Hinckley
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More details - Avenue Q - The Musical
Amateur theatre production - A fast paced, comedy musical that will have you laughing till it hurts. A hilarious observation of the ups and downs of everyday life told by people and puppets. This popular show is fresh, funny and definitely not for the faint hearted. Recommended Audience - Adults only!
Concordia Theatre, Stockwell Head, Hinckley
Mon 4 Jun to Sat 9 Jun

More details - Love Your Local Hinckley Market
As part of Love Your Local Market fortnight, come into Hinckley Town Centre and enjoy FREE entertainment. Traditional Punch and Judy, Britain’s Got Talent Semi-Finalist 2017 Hoop Guy , face painting, children’s X-plorer trail across the market and more!
Castle Street and Market Place, Hinckley
Sat 26 May

More details - Despicable Minions!
Come along for some Minion themed fun, perfect for fans of the Despicable Me and Minion movies. This event is for children aged 5-11 years. £2.50 per child. Pre-booking is essential.
Hinckley Library, Lancaster Road, Hinckley, Leics, .
Tue 29 May

More details - Plant Hunters' Fair at Bosworth Battlefield Country Park, Nuneaton on Saturday 9th June 2018
Come along to Bosworth Battlefield for a great Plant Hunters’ Fair featuring highly respected specialist nurseries with a great mix of plants and specialities to delight plant lovers of every level of experience.
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre & Country Park, Sutton Cheney, Nuneaton
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Dairy Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
From a walled garden with colourful mixed borders to a potager approached along a woodland path, this mature cottage garden combines extensive perennial planting with many unusual shrubs and specimen trees.
Dairy Cottage, Sapcote
Sun 3 Jun

More details - The Sopranos Jazz Band
The Sopranos is a band specifically formed by Chris Pearce as a jazz band fronted by two soprano saxes reminiscent of the groups popularised by Sidney Bechet, Mezz Mezzrow, Bob Wilber, Soprano Summit (with Kenny Davern) and others. Although only formed in late 2014 the band has already received standing ovations.
Newbold Verdon Jazz Club at Newbold Verdon Sports & Social Club
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Enderby Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
A large Parish with a long history incl the Roman Fosse Way, the church of St. John the Baptiste and modern retail outlets. The two small town gardens are quite different with interesting features and many creative ideas.
Enderby Gardens, Leicester
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Linda Barlow: Searching For The Invisible Woman
For Linda Barlow “it became evident many middle-aged women felt they were becoming invisible as they aged. Their hair was going grey, their skin was becoming more sallow, they were bumped into in the street”.
Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery, Riversley Park, Coton Road, Nuneaton
Tue 22 May to Sun 3 Jun, Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sun 1 Jul, Tue 3 Jul to Sun 8 Jul, Tue 10 Jul to Sun 15 Jul

More details - Exhibition: Crime and Punishment
All rise…and make their way to the Museum for this blood-curdling show. This exhibition has it all – death, theft and some pretty tough judgements. The borough has its fair share of crime stories and we present a select few for you to preside over.
Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery, Riversley Park, Coton Road, Nuneaton
Tue 22 May to Sun 3 Jun, Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sun 1 Jul

More details - Art Alert: A Decade of Doorways
Art Alert is 10 years old! This well-known art group will have its 10th Birthday in 2018 and this exhibition celebrates the many changes and challenges of the group’s first decade.
Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery, Riversley Park, Coton Road, Nuneaton
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun, Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sun 1 Jul, Tue 3 Jul to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Crime & Punishment Event Day
Our saturday event days are great for adults and children alike. Meet a character from history, listen to a story or work with an artist. Today meet a Night Watchman and find out about crime and punishment throughout history. This event accompanies our Crime and Punishment exhibition on our Landing Gallery.
Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery Riversley Park Coton Road Nuneaton
Sat 9 Jun

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More details - Noble Jacks in Concert
With the fiddle leading the charge, Noble Jacks are out to take no prisoners as they come on with their high-energy footstompin’ rhythms which have taken crowds by storm across the UK.
Bulkington Community & Conference Centre, School Rd, Bulkington
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Vipers Rugby Football Club
Family Fun Day and Rugby Tournament First game at 10.00 am with a 15-a-side exhibition game, Kick Off will be at 7.00 pm. Outdoor live bands 8.00pm - 11.00 pm and indoor disco till late. Come along and support When You Wish Upon a Star whilst enjoying the rugby Start
Blaby Bypass, Leicester
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Marie Curie Blooming Great Tea Party
Get together with family and friends and find out how enjoying cakes and cuppas can help provide care and support for people living with a terminal illness and their families.
Whetstone Pastures Farm fruit field, Whetstone Gorse Lane, Off Lutterworth Road
Wed 13 Jun

More details - John Clare Wind Quintet
An afternoon concert with the John Clare Wind Quartet. Graham Tear - Flute, Kathy Roberts - Oboe, Peter Dunkley - Clarinet, Lyndon Hilling - Bassoon, Ruth Allen - Horn.
St Andrew’s Church. Old Church Street. Aylestone. Leicester
Sun 27 May

More details - Mum2mum Market- Leicestershire, Countesthorpe. Nearly New sale
We offer Sellers the chance to de clutter and make some money from outgrown baby and childrens items and the chance for Buyers to grab some amazing bargains. To book a table please go to our website page: www.mum2mummarket.co.uk/book-a-stall.
Countesthorpe Village Hall, Station Road, Countesthorpe
Sat 9 Jun

More details - It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Quiz
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia Quiz: Tickets avaiable.
The Cookie, Leicester
Wed 23 May

More details - Speed dating for Professionals ages 21-35
Calling all professional singles! Have you been single for a while, or maybe even newly single and you are looking to get back into dating? Maybe a nights speed dating could be just right for you.
Cafe Bruxelles, 90 High Street, Leicester
Wed 23 May

More details - Speed Dating in Leicester
Speed Dating in Leicester How Speed Dating in Leicester works When you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Leicester, you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts.
Bruxelles, 90-92 High Street Leicester
Thu 24 May

More details - Cakes and Choruses
Leicester Phil invite you to join them for ‘Cakes and Choruses’ at The City Rooms, Hotel St, Leicester, LE1 5AW on Sunday, 17th June 2018, 2pm-4pm. Enjoy an award-winning afternoon tea while the choir performs a varied selection of choral pieces, including one or two choral surprises! There’ll be music for everyone!
The City Rooms, Hotel Street, Leicester
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Whatever the Weather
A weather house sitting on a quiet wall. The little lady comes out when it’s going to be sunny. The little man comes out when it’s going to rain. Day after day, week after week, month after month, year after year. Never together. Always alone.
Attenborough Arts Centre Richard Attenborough centre Lancaster Road Leicester
Tue 22 May and Wed 23 May

More details - SKY
Lie down and look at the sky through your toes! Can you see the world upside down? Can you hear the stars? Hop onto a soft cloud and feel the wind whirling and whispering as two dancers make the space around you twist and turn.
Attenborough Arts Centre Richard Attenborough centre Lancaster Road Leicester
Fri 25 May and Sat 26 May

More details - 28 Gladstone Street - Open Garden for NGS
Our mature small town garden is divided into rooms and bisected by a pond with a bridge. It is brimming with unusual hardy perennials, incl collections of ferns and hostas. David Austin roses chosen for their scent feature throughout, incl a 30’ rose arch. A shade house with unusual hardy plants.
28 Gladstone Street, Wigston Magna
Sat 9 Jun, Sun 10 Jun, Sat 7 Jul, Sun 8 Jul

More details - Stoneywell - Stoneywell Revealed
As part of the National Forest Walking Festival let us reveal the wonderful history of the grounds that surround Stoneywell, Leicestershire’s arts and crafts gem.
Stoneywell
Fri 25 May

More details - Stoneywell - 50 things to do before you are 11 3/4 trail
Go on adventure through the gardens and woodlands in this fun trail for all the family, find the top things to do at Stoneywell to tick of your fifty things list. Solve clues to win a prize. 2 per trail. Booking Essential. Phone: 01530 248040. Perfect for familiies! Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Stoneywell
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Stoneywell - 50 things to do before you are 11¾  trail
Go on an adventure through the gardens and woodlands in this fun trail for the family, tick off some of the top ’fifty things to do’ at Stoneywell. There will be craft activities in the stables including making you own small kite to fly on the tennis cour. Booking Essential. Phone: 01530 248040.
Stoneywell
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Stoneywell - Father's Day Clock Golf
Bring Dad along to play this game of the past on our beautiful tennis lawn. Test your putting skills in this quirky golf game; with prizes for the champion putters - may the best dad win! There will be other games on the lawn to enjoy as well as delicious. Booking Essential. Phone: 01530 248040.
Stoneywell
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Animus
If you were an animal what would you do, where would you roam? What would the animal bring out of you? Animus is a musical adventure into the animal kingdom using song, percussion and global music.
The Y Theatre 7 East Street Leicester
Thu 24 May

More details - Is This A Dagger?
By the pricking of my thumb, something wicked this way comes…. Andy Cannon, one of Scotland’s finest storytellers, takes audiences on a thousand-year journey from fact to fiction and back again, in his telling of Shakespeare’s classic tale.
The Y 7 East Street Leicester
Sat 26 May

More details - The Spark Festival
The Spark Festival promises 8 days of unforgettable arts experiences for children aged 0 - 13 years and their families, at the largest independent children’s arts festival in England and Wales. There’s a host of extraordinary performances at venues across Leicester.
Venues across Leicester Leicester
Today to Sun 27 May

More details - ZigZag Photography Family Fun Open Day
After the success of last year’s open day, ZigZag Photography Leicester are having another open day! This time bigger and better!
ZigZag Photography 18 Portland Road Leicester
Wed 30 May

More details - Funky Punky Jazz Party!
Award winning clarinettist Arun Ghosh brings his exciting energy and original music to The Spark Festival. Arun’s musical moods take you on journeys along rivers, through mountains and into the heart of the city - to a raucous place of musical freedom and funky punky Jazz.
Curve Theatre Rutland Street Leicester
Tue 22 May and Wed 23 May

More details - The Exploded Circus
A fantastic theatrical circus experience for all the family. Step into the moment where an explosion has been frozen in time, the remnants of a big top caught mid-air - with everything from circus ring, sequins and fairground horses suspended above ground.
Curve Theatre Rutland Street Leicester
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - University of Leicester Sinfonia (Conductor: Michael Sackin)
MENDELSSOHN Overture: Die Schöne Melusine; BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, soloist Eleanor Wilkinson; LEÓ WEINER Serenade in F minor Op. 3; SONJA GROSSNER Humoresque; HAYDN Symphony No. 70 in D major
Fraser Noble Hall, London Road, Leicester
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Blitz n Pieces Vintage Fair
Indoor Vintage Fair with 30+ stalls offering all manner of vintage items from the 1920s - 1970s. Items include: Vintage Fashion & Accessories, Jewellery & Millinery Homewares & Kitchenalia Crafts & Collectables Books & Ephemera Furniture & much more!
Wigston Liberal Club, Wigston
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Leicester Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival
The Leicester Arena provides the largest and most flexible space in the city. Costing £4.5 million and with over 2,440m2 of floor space in the main Arena, the facility hosts a wide range of events, with access to superb catering facilities and on-site complimentary car parking.
Leicester Arena, 31 Charter Street, Leicester
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Sparks Festival
Mega Mono-Prints Explore Mono printing and a grand scale, Creating a collaborative print for a bill board!
Leicester Print Workshop 50 St George St Leicester
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - Childrens Art Week
Printmaking Spectacle!  
Leicester Print Workshop 50 St George St Leicester
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Musical Rumpus
Come along to Knighton Park for an afternoon of music and mischief. Our Musical Rumpus promises outdoor adventure with music, storytelling, crafts, visual arts, dressing up and dancing. Yaaba Funk will be filling the field with their funky fusion of Afro vibes.
Knighton Park Palmerston Way Leicester
Mon 28 May

More details - Despicable Minions!
Come along for some Minion themed fun, perfect for fans of the Despicable Me and Minion movies. This event is for children aged 5-11 years. £2.50 per child. Pre-booking is essential.
Coalville Library, High Street, Coalville, Leics. .
Tue 29 May

More details - The Mighty Thor
The Thor-Able was an American expendable launch system and sounding rocket used for a series of re-entry vehicle tests and satellite launches between 1958 and 1960. This May Half Term Holiday we will be looking at the history of the Thor Able rocket, the work it carried out and some of its passengers.
National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt - Coalville
Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.
CENTURY Theatre Coalville
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Art House Leicester 2018
9 private houses in Stoneygate and Clarendon Park open their doors the second weekend in June to show the work of 55 artists in a variety of media. Fine art, prints, ceramics, jewellery, textiles and glass will be on view in individual houses and in a niche art gallery in Clarendon Park.
Stoneygate and Clarendon Park Leicester
Fri 8 Jun to Sun 10 Jun

More details - Open farm Sunday
Visit a real working dairy farm .Watch milking demos ,cow pedicures,cow hairdressing .Toy pedal tractor course ,play in the barn .follow the farm walk quiz ,tractor and trailer rides meet the animals , children’s activities ,free proper milk sampling as we are licensed to sell raw milk .
Charnwood Forest farm Charley road Loughborough
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Fillongley Village Hall Fete
The Fillongley VH Fete is taking place on Saturday 9th June from 1pm to 4pm in and around the Fillongley Village Hall. Admission Free.
Fillongley Village Hall
Sat 9 Jun

More details - 13 Highcroft Avenue - Open Garden for NGS
Our garden continues to be a work in progress. It is approx 22m x 14m. We have a rose bed with lots of David Austin roses, a bed full of hot colours, a herbaceous border, a wildlife area, alpine bed, patio planters and a small wildlife pond.
13 Highcroft Avenue, Leicester
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Long Close - Open Garden for NGS
5 acres spring bulbs, rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias, magnolias, many rare shrubs, mature trees, lily ponds; terraced lawns, herbaceous borders, potager in walled kitchen garden, wildflower meadow walk. Winter, spring, summer and autumn colour, a garden for all seasons.
Long Close, Woodhouse Eaves
Mon 28 May

More details - 1000 years show
Anthony King brings his unique take on history combined with song and comedy one-liners which will have the audience in stitches. For more details on Anthony, please go to www.1000years.co.uk/
Charles Booth Centre, The Green, Thringstone, Leicestershire
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Let's Animate Home Education Club
Calling all Home Ed students!  After the success of our last Home Ed animation workshop Let’s Animate will now be running a monthly Home Ed animation club. Each month Filmmakers will be given creative animation activities helping them learn and understand all about animation.
Let’s Animate Unit 2K Fargo Village Far Gosford St Coventry
Thu 24 May, Thu 28 Jun

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