Events Around Leicester

Today to Fri 14 Sep, closest first.    

More details - Stoneywell - The Big Six - summer trail
In the latest of our ’Swallows and Amazons’ themed family trails, become a Stoneywell detective explore the garden and woodland finding clues that help you solve the summer mystery and that will lead you to your prize. 2 per trail. Booking Essential. Phone: 01530 248040. Great for families!
Today to Wed 5 Sep

More details - Journeys Festival International Leicester (#JourneysLeics)
Journeys Festival International is ready to return to its home city of Leicester for a sixth year in 2018.
City Centre (Various Venues) Leicester
Today to Sun 26 Aug

More details - The Visitor: A Performance Parade (#JourneysLeics)
THE VISITOR - A PERFORMANCE PARADE with Free Creative Arts Workshops By SBC Theatre with community performers from across Leicester Secular Hall & Jubilee Square   Join in our welcome parade with free creative and performance workshops: 29 July / 5 and 12 August 2pm-5pm 20 –
Leicester Secular Hall 75 Humberstone Gate Leicester
Mon 20 Aug to Sat 25 Aug

More details - Kuunatic + Guests (tbc)
Kuunatic + Guests (tbc): Tickets avaiable.
The Soundhouse, Leicester
Thu 30 Aug

More details - Future Aleppo (#JourneysLeics)
FUTURE ALEPPO In partnership with Phoenix 20 - 24 August 11am - 4pm Monday - Thursday 11am - 9pm Friday Phoenix  Amongst the destruction of his beloved Aleppo, 13-year-old Mohammed Kteish resolved that he would rebuild the city – reconstructing the fallen landmarks first as paper models and then
Phoenix 4 Midland Street Leicester
Mon 20 Aug to Fri 24 Aug

More details - Wheeze: Winds of Change (#JourneysLeics)
WHEEZE: WINDS OF CHANGE by Parrabbola 25 AUGUST 11.30am & 2pm Jubilee Square Join in and make beautiful wind powered music with the Engineer and his friends. But what’s this? Here comes The Generalissima and her evil henchmen.
Jubilee Square City Centre Leicester
Sat 25 Aug

More details - New Routes (#JourneysLeics)
NEW ROUTESSameena Khan and Parmjit Sagoo 26 AUGUST 11.15am/12.45pm/1.45pm Jubilee Square A musician and a storyteller arrive on a Kamishibai bike, they are nomadic travellers who gather stories from people scattered across the world.
Jubilee Square City Centre Leicester
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Summer sessions @ Megazone Leicester
Megazone Leicester will be running unlimited laser tag sessions during the summer holidays of 2018. We will be running 4 daily sessions at only £10pp that run Monday to Friday from 10am-9pm.
Megazone Leicester 23 Gower Street
Today, Mon 20 Aug to Fri 24 Aug, Mon 27 Aug

More details - New Walk Museum Takeover (#JourneysLeics)
THE NEW WALK MUSEUM TAKE OVER Friends of Leicester and Leicestershire Museums 18 AUGUST 11.30am - 4.00pm New Walk Museum  Join us as we take over The New Walk Museum for a whole host of activities from drop in creative arts workshops to performances dotted in and around the building.
New Walk Museum 53 New Walk Leicester
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Leicester Rocks
With King King; one of the biggest names in the UK headlining, the renowned FM plus seven other very different, but striking acts in the line-up, this will undoubtedly be a great festival and one live music event not to miss in the region!
Leicester Arena, 31 Charter Street, Leicester
Sat 18 Aug

More details - GZA/The Genius from the Wu-Tang Clan
EAVA FM & 2Funky Music Cafe Presents… GZA/The Genius from the Wu-Tang Clan Live in Leicester www.skiddle.
23A New Park Street 2Funky Music Cafe
Fri 31 Aug

More details - Gladness tribute night
Gladness Live band show and DJ until late Gladness is a seven piece tribute act to ska legends Madness, consisting of seasoned musicians that have played with famous artists such as the Specials, Desmond Dekker...
23A New Park Street 2Funky Music Cafe
Fri 14 Sep

More details - Tigers Tour (August Bank Holiday)
Supporters can enjoy the ultimate behind-the scenes experience with a tour of Welford Road Stadium, the iconic home of the Leicester Tigers.
Welford Road Stadium Aylestone Road
Mon 20 Aug

More details - Open Forum Recruitment
Join us for the first Open Supporters Forum of the season, which will focus on the topic of recruitment and building the squad for the season ahead. During the evening supporters will have the chance to hear from Leicester Tigers CEO, Simon Cohen and Head of Rugby Operations, Ged Glynn.
Welford Road Stadium Aylestone Road
Tue 4 Sep

More details - Leicester Tigers vs Newcastle Falcons
Expect a packed out Welford Road as Leicester Tigers face Newcastle Falcons for their first game of the season, where they seek to avenge last year’s home defeat and kick start the new season.
Welford Road Stadium Aylestone Road
Sat 8 Sep

More details - Raucous Races
Step back in time at a Victorian-themed family fun day on Leicester’s Victoria Park with the Raucous Races!Inspired by Victoria Park’s use as a racecourse in the 1800s, there will be a variety of performances and activities led by a cast of costumed characters.
Victoria Park Leicester
Sat 8 Sep

More details - Tao Tales: The Conjurer and The Moon family puppetry show
Deep inside an Oriental forest wanders the Conjurer. His magic keeps all enchanted and under his spell apart from his unreachable true love, the ever changing Moon. To fly to her he must perform his greatest feat yet, to transform into a mighty dragon. Will his flames of desire threaten to destroy the forest?
Abbey Park Leicester
Sun 19 Aug

More details - Secret World of Gases
This summer the National Space Centre will be taking you on a journey through the Secret World of Gases. Thanks to our friends at the Association of Science and Discovery Centres, we have created a LIVE Science Zone, where you can drop in and get hands on with all manner of amazing experiments.
National Space Centre, Leicester
Today to Sun 2 Sep

More details - Hidden Figures Film Club
Meet the women you don’t know, behind the mission you do. Hidden Figures tells the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P.
National Space Centre, Leicester
Sat 25 Aug

More details - Small Space Day
Combining stories, songs and trails, this is a fun and interactive way for young children to continue their early educational development. There is also the chance to see a special show featuring the planets, and even meet our own astronaut, George!.
National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester
Mon 10 Sep

More details - Psychic Switch Leicester
Experience 4 different Psychics, Mediums in 1 amazing psychic night. Book a ticket for yourself or come with friends, family etc for a great social psychic evening. Everyone is guaranteed a message. Bar open, over 18’s only.
Regency Hotel, Leicester
Sun 19 Aug

More details - Washbrook Allotments - Open Garden for NGS
Our allotment gardens have been described as a hidden oasis off the main Welford Road. There are over 100 whole, half and quarter plots growing a wide variety of fruit and vegetables. We have a fledgling wildflower meadow, other wildlife friendly areas and a composting toilet!
Washbrook Allotments, Leicester
Sun 2 Sep

More details - Summer Concert Series
A series of Musical Concerts Sunday 15th July " In Shining Armour" - a programme of words and music with Eleanor Graff-Baker.
St Andrew’s Church . Old Church Street Aylestone
Sun 19 Aug

More details - Family Fun Day & Motor Show
If you have a couple of hours to spare on Sunday, August 19, why not come along to the racecourse and take a look at the vast array of cars on offer from manufacturers across the globe.
leicester race course oadby le2 4al
Sun 19 Aug

More details - Mini Professors - Evington
This innovative and fun science class for pre-school children aged 2 - 5 years will open up a whole new world of scientific adventure to your child. Every class has a hands on experiment and we cover everything from polymers to dinosaurs, maths to tropical rainforests and much, much more.
Evington Village Hall
Fri 14 Sep, Fri 21 Sep, Fri 28 Sep, Fri 5 Oct, Fri 12 Oct

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