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City Festival


City Festival

The 2019 City Festival takes place over five fun-packed days in August and this year’s theme is ‘Out of this World’, celebrating all things outer space.

New Market Square will host dazzling international street arts, stunning performances and interactive activities and games for the whole family. Look out for visitors from other worlds including giant insects and robots. The entertainment continues into the early evenings, with a series of music concerts on the festival stage ranging from folk, jazz, blues, classical, rock and pop.

Celebrate all that’s great about Leicester in the heart of the city.

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Visitor Details

Key Information

City Centre, Leicester

Tel: +44 (0)116 4543600

Opening Times

Festival Dates: (19 Aug 2019 - 23 Aug 2019)



Sunday, 18 August 2019 - Sunday, 18 August 2019

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Saturday, 17 August 2019 - Saturday, 31 August 2019

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Monday, 20 May 2019 - Saturday, 31 August 2019

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