Leicester

Leicester

Events coinciding with home games in January
11 (& 11 Apr) 100% Vegan
11 LMRFC Beer Fest
22 Climate Film
22 Garage Sale
February
1 Chinese New Year
2 Steam Toys in Action
5-23 Leicester Comedy Festival
March
5-8 Light Up Leicester
22 Early Spring Plant Hunter’s Fair
April
4 Prosecco Festival

Exhibitions
14 Dec (to 25 Jan) Open 30: The People’s Exhibition
to 9 Feb Military War Memorials at Risk
to 23 Feb Fine Art Sargy Mann
to 26 Feb Fashion Dressing for Childhood
8 Feb (to 19 Apr) Society Dissent & Displacement
15 Feb (to 17 May) Society Race & Grassroots Community Football
7 Mar (to 26 Apr) Society Unlocked 2

Check also Visit Leicester.

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Leicester’s tourist attractions in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from info@townsof2halves.co.uk). For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Visit Leicester.

‘Your walk towards the city puts the River Soar on your right’

Belgrave Mela
Jewry Wall Museum (Closed for refurbishment)
King Richard III Visitor Centre
National Space Centre
New Walk Museum & Gallery
Leicester Castle
Leicester Cathedral
National Gas Museum
Newarke Houses Museum & Gardens

‘In three decks of battleship grey and glass is a building surmounted by a parapet of what look to be gigantic trifle fingers’