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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 – Sunday 25th 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.

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Various locations across the city, Leicester, Leicestershire

Tel: +44 (0) 1162994444

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