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Summer of Festivals

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Summer of Festivals

Experience the Summer of Festivals 2019 in a city that has one of the most diverse populations in the country.

It will come as no surprise that the Summer of Festivals will be a true reflection of our multicultural, cosmopolitan and unique city.

To give you a flavour of what a summer in Leicester is all about we’ve selected ten awesome events that make up the Summer of Festivals 2019 you will not to want to miss:

Bring the Paint – Monday 20th May – Sunday 26th May
Leicester City Centre locations

Riverside Festival – Saturday 1st June – Sunday 2 June
Bede Park, Mile Straight, Western Boulevard & Castle Gardens

Revive – Saturday 15th June – Sunday 30th June
Various venues and times

One Giant Leap – July – October
Leicester City Centre and National Space Centre

Caribbean Carnival  - Saturday 3rd August
Victoria Park & Street Carnival Parade

Gigs in the Gardens – Friday 16th August – Monday 26th August
De Montfort Hall and Gardens

Ride Leicester Festival – Saturday 17th – Saturday 31st August
Various locations

Leicester Belgrave Mela – Sunday 18th August
Leicester City Centre

City Festival – Monday 19th August – Friday 23rd August
New Market Square

Pride – Saturday 31st August
City Centre Parade & Victoria Park

Further information about these events can be found in the Summer of Festivals 2019 brochure.

Add Summer of Festivals to your Itinerary

Visitor Details

Key Information

Various locations across the city, Leicester, Leicestershire

Tel: +44 (0) 1162994444

Opening Times

Summer of Festivals: (20 May 2019 - 31 Aug 2019)

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Saturday, 1 June 2019 - Sunday, 2 June 2019

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Saturday, 3 August 2019 - Saturday, 3 August 2019

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Monday, 19 August 2019 - Friday, 23 August 2019

City Festival Qingdao Jason Gairn City Festival
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Saturday, 31 August 2019 - Saturday, 31 August 2019

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Sunday, 18 August 2019 - Sunday, 18 August 2019

Leicester Belgrave Mela - Events in Leicester, City FestivalLeicester Belgrave Mela
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Saturday, 17 August 2019 - Saturday, 31 August 2019

Ride Leicester FestivalRide Leicester Festival
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Sunday, 18 August 2019 - Sunday, 18 August 2019

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Sunday, 25 August 2019 - Sunday, 25 August 2019

Years and YearsYears and Years and Jax Jones
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Monday, 20 May 2019 - Sunday, 26 May 2019

Exterior by SMUGBring The Paint
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Saturday, 15 June 2019 - Sunday, 30 June 2019

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Friday, 16 August 2019 - Friday, 16 August 2019

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Saturday, 17 August 2019 - Saturday, 17 August 2019

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Friday, 23 August 2019 - Friday, 23 August 2019

Groove Amada (DJ Set)Groove Armada (DJ Set), Pete Tong, Danny Howard
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Monday, 26 August 2019 - Monday, 26 August 2019

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Saturday, 24 August 2019 - Saturday, 24 August 2019

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