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!
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
Leicester Secular Hall 75 Humberstone Gate Leicester
FUTURE ALEPPO In partnership with Phoenix
20 - 24 August
11am - 4pm Monday - Thursday
11am - 9pm Friday
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
WHEEZE: WINDS OF CHANGE
25 AUGUST 11.30am & 2pm
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.
NEW ROUTESSameena Khan and Parmjit Sagoo
26 AUGUST 11.15am/12.45pm/1.45pm
A musician and a storyteller arrive on a Kamishibai bike, they are nomadic travellers who gather stories from people scattered across the world.
THE NEW WALK MUSEUM TAKE OVER
Friends of Leicester and Leicestershire Museums
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.
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!
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...
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.
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.
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?
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.
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
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.
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!
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.