What's on around Leicester

Today to Sun 2 Jan 2022, closest first.

The Smeds and The Smoos

On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?
Curve Theatre Rutland Street Leicester LE1 1SB
Sat 11 Dec, Wed 15 Dec, Wed 22 Dec, Tue 28 Dec

Vivaldi's Four Seasons at Christmas

On Wednesday 22nd December 2021 at 7:30pm, in the heart of Leicestershire, the walls of Leicester Cathedral will resound to the music of Vivaldi, Corelli and Mozart, performed by the Piccadilly
Leicester Cathedral LE1 5PZ
Wed 22 Dec


Lakes With Support from Goldbaby Tickets avaiable.
Firebug, Leicester LE1 5JN

Beach Riot

Beach Riot plus support. Artists performing: Beach Riot. Tickets avaiable.
The Big Difference (formerly The Cookie), Leicester LE1 5YP
Wed 8 Dec

ministry of soul - the sound of motown, soul & disco tickets

MINISTRY OF SOUL Ministry of Soul is an award-winning band and the only choice to ensure not only great music performed expertly but also that a fun time is had by all.
2funky music cafe, 23A New Park St, Leicester LE3 5NH
Fri 10 Dec

ub40 tribute night

JOHNNY2BAD (UB40 tribute) BIO:Formed in 2008 and now an 8 piece band, 'Johnny2Bad' performs the music of UK Reggae legends UB40, presenting their high energy live show (with the Brass
2funky music cafe, 23A New Park St, Leicester LE3 5NH
Fri 17 Dec

Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty When an evil fairy curse causes the Princess to prick her finger on a spinning wheel and fall into an enchanted sleep, can anyone rescue her from the magical slumber before it is too late?
De Montfort Hall Granville Road Leicester LE1 7RU
Sat 11 Dec, Sat 18 Dec, and more dates until Mon 3 Jan 2022


Dreadzone. Artists performing: Dreadzone. Tickets avaiable.
O2 Academy2 Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH
Thu 9 Dec

Carols at St James

Traditional Christmas Music and Carols
St James the Greater, London Road, Leicester LE2 1NA
Thu 16 Dec

Small Space Mrs Santa Special

Our friends at NORAD are getting ready to track Santa as he heads off, delivering gifts to all the children around the world.
National Space Centre National Space Centre Exploration Drive Leicester LE4 5NS
Sun 19 Dec

Knighton Christmas Tree Festival

Knighton Christmas Tree Festival Have you ever been to a Christmas Tree Festival? Way back in 2019 we held our first, very successful Christmas Tree Festival and we look forward to it becoming an annual event, as it is in many...
St Mary Magdalen Church, Brinsmead Road, Knighton, Leicester LE2 3WG
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Comfort & Tidings - The Cecilian Singers Christmas Concert

One of Leicestershire’s leading mixed voice chamber choirs, The Cecilian Singers, are paying another visit to St.
St Mary’s, Church Lane, Knighton LE2 3WG
Fri 10 Dec


LaughterLoft Tickets avaiable.
The Black Horse, Leicester LE2 8NA
Mon 6 Dec, Mon 13 Dec, Mon 20 Dec, Mon 27 Dec

Jazz lunch

The Titanic Jazz Band play a mix of traditional and swinging Jazz every Thursday lunchtime. Guest musicians and singers are welcome to join in.
The Wheatsheaf, 203 Thurcaston Road, Thurcaston, Leicester. LE7 7JN
Thu 9 Dec, Thu 16 Dec, Thu 23 Dec, Thu 30 Dec

Charnwood Voices Concert : Born on a New Day - A Christmas Miscellany

We're back! Two years after our last 'live' concert performance we are looking forward to performing a programme of Christmas carols, songs, music & spoken word at the United...
United Reformed Church Frederick Street Loughborough LE11 3BH
Sat 18 Dec

J for Jazz: Traditional Jazz every Friday lunchtime

J for Jazz play entertaining Traditional Jazz every Friday lunchtime in a wonderful setting overlooking the narrow boats and other craft on the canal. Try the great meals at the Inn.
Foxton Locks Inn, Bottom Lock, Gumley Road, Foxton, Leics. LE16 7RA
Fri 10 Dec, Fri 17 Dec


School Of Theatre Ballet UK present A beautiful re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairy tale ballet.
Concordia Theatre, Stockwell Head, Hinckley LE10 1RE
Sun 12 Dec


A musical journey will take you from the authentic big band sound of Glenn Miller, via blockbuster movie themes, Swedish supergroup Abba, Elvis Presley, through to the orchestral genre of André Rieu
Concordia Theatre, Stockwell Head, Hinckley LE10 1RE
Thu 16 Dec to Sat 18 Dec


A mixed media exhibition exploring the theme Journey by a collective of artists led by art therapist Lyni Sargent of Starleng Arts.
Atkins Gallery Atkins Building Lower Bond Street Leicestershire LE10 1QU
Mon 6 Dec, Fri 10 Dec, Mon 13 Dec, and more dates until Tue 4 Jan 2022

Children's Christmas Trail

A Christmas themed walk for children, through the magical gardens of historic Cotesbach Hall. Follow the trail around the beautiful gardens and grounds of Cotesbach Hall, discover ancient trees...
Cotesbach Educational Trust Main St, Cotesbach LE17 4HX
Fri 17 Dec to Sun 19 Dec

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