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Visit Leicester

  1. City Festival Qingdao Jason Gairn
    The 2019 City Festival takes place over seven fun-packed days in August and this year’s theme is ‘Out of this World’, celebrating all things outer space.
    1. 19 Aug 201925 Aug 2019
  2. summer of festivals header image

    Ten awesome events that make up a Summer of Festivals programme you can’t miss!

    10 May 2019
  3. twycross zoo tiger

    Summer Holidays are upon us... Seemingly endless days and no way to fill them, until now!

    18 Jul 2019
  4. Comedy in the Dome

    The eagerly awaited 2019 City Festival kicks off on Monday 19th August for seven days of fun across the city.

    19 Aug 2019
  5. BBC Introducing... East Midlands
    Summer is by far the best time to enjoy live music, and what could be better than a gorgeous outdoor space with stunning views.
    1. 16 Aug 201926 Aug 2019
  6. old john tower in the sun

    We are well and truly in the middle of a scorching summer which means there should be no excuses to stay indoors.  Breathe in the delightful summer air and explore the best of Leicester and Leicestershire!

    26 Feb 2019
  7. abbey pumping

    If the long summer holidays are getting to be somewhat of a strain on your bank account, then don’t worry!

    13 Aug 2019
  8. flag in front of face
    Leicester Pride is Leicester’s annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) festival, held at the beginning of September each year.
    1. 31 Aug 2019
  9. instagram bradgate

    Want to boost your picture potential? The perfect location is essential! 

    12 Aug 2019
  10. The Richard III Portrait from the National Portrait Gallery in situ
    One of the most popular pictures in the National Portrait Gallery Collection, the iconic portrait of Richard III is now on display in Leicester as part of the national COMING HOME project.
    1. 8 Jun 201922 Sep 2019
  11. Visit Leicester Information Centre, Gallowtree Gate
    Visit Leicester is the city's hub for information located at the top of Gallowtree Gate and Horsefair Street.
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    2. 1 Jan 201821 Dec 2018
    3. 1 Jan 201921 Dec 2019