Spotlight Events in Leicester
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With so many different events in Leicester our handy events listings make it easier than ever to ensure you never miss out again on all of the exciting things to do. Home to the National Space Centre which provides fun occasions all throughout the year such as Lego City Space Summer we know what’s on in Leicester to keep you busy. From productions at the Curve theatre through to fun runs, salsa classes and business networking you are sure to find what you are looking for.

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Bruce McLean: Black Garden Paintings at Attenborough Arts Centre, Leicester, 25 Jun - 2 Oct 2022
  • Saturday 25th June, 12:00pm - Until Sunday 2nd October, 4:00pm
'Black Garden Paintings', a new exhibition by Bruce McLean, one of the most important figures in British contemporary art, at Attenborough Arts Centre, University of Leicester View event
Billy Elliot The Musical
Through the night, under darkness. Will come a day, when we will fly. View event
Chess The Musical
At the height of the Cold War, two of the world’s greatest chess masters, one American, one Russian, are in danger of becoming the pawns of their governments as their battle for the world title gets under... View event
Harmonizing Weekend Retreat in Leicestershire
  • Friday 12th August - Until Sunday 14th August
Are you seeking a way to regain your balance? View event
Leicester Careers Fair | 18th August 2022 | The UK Careers Fair
  • Thursday 18th August 10:00am until 2:00pm
Looking for a new Career? Looking for your next Hire? The UK Careers Fair returns to Leicester on Thursday 18th August. View event
Funtopia Festival with Dinosaur Encounters at Leicester
  • Saturday 20th August, 11:00am - Until Sunday 21st August, 5:00pm
Funtopia the BIG Day out for Little Kids is coming back to town! This time we're bringing Terry the T-Rex with us! View event
Funtopia at Leicester
  • Saturday 20th August, 11:00am - Until Sunday 21st August, 5:00pm
Funtopia is the perfect BIG day out for little kids! Filled with inflatables and fun activities which are all aimed at under 10's to enjoy! View event
One Night of Neil
  • Friday 2nd September 7:30pm until 10:30pm
Neil Diamond fans in Leicestershire will be treated to an incredible 'One night of Neil' concert which comes to the Uptonsteel County Ground, home of Leicestershire County Cricket Club next summer. View event
An Evening of ABBA
  • Saturday 3rd September 7:30pm until 10:30pm
Following on from the huge stadium tour in 2018, 'An Evening of ABBA' returns for a brand new summer tour in 2022! View event
Muslim Marriage Events Leicester - Open to all Brtish Muslim Professionals
  • Sunday 11th September 11:15am until 4:30pm
We are holding the next muslim marriage event on Sunday 11th September 2022 at Tipu Sultan Restaurant, 36 The Parade, Oadby, LE2 5BF View event
British Science Festival
  • Tuesday 13th September - Until Saturday 17th September
This year’s British Science Festival, hosted by De Montfort University Leicester (DMU), will be taking over the city between 13-17 September with over 100 FREE events, installations, and activities. View event
Othello
Frantic Assembly presents its award-winning and electrifying take on Shakespeare’s tragedy of paranoia, sex and murder. Othello’s passionate affair with Desdemona becomes the catalyst for jealousy, betrayal,... View event
Practical trauma informed interventions with Dr Leah Giarratano on 22-23 & 29-30 Sep 2022-Leicester
  • Thursday 22nd September, 9:00am - Until Friday 30th September, 5:00pm
This highly practical, science-based professional development workshops will underpin your clinical practice in this field. You can register for Day 1-2 for $795 AUD or Day 1-4 for $1,390 AUD View event
Mark Thomas: Black and White
  • Thursday 22nd September 8:00pm until 10:00pm
The political godfather of comedy brings his latest show back on the road! Expect creative fun from one of our oldest surviving alternative comics. View event
Leicester Memory Walk
  • Sunday 25th September 10:00am until 3:00pm
Memory Walk is a family-friendly sponsored walk like no other, where thousands of people come together to raise funds for Alzheimer's Society. It’s free to sign up and open to all. View event
Ed Gamble: Electric
  • Wednesday 28th September 8:00pm until 9:30pm
He’s been on the road since February, played three sold out nights at London’s iconic Hackney Empire and now Ol’ Broken Pancreas is charged up and ready to flick the switch on even more nights of attention... View event
The Noise Next Door Coming To Coalville in October!
  • Saturday 1st October 8:00pm until 10:00pm
The kings of improvised comedy The Noise Next Door are coming to a town near you and they mean business, funny business! The stars of Britain’s Got Talent and the U.K’s premier improv comedy troupe have... View event
Unbelievable Science
  • Saturday 8th October 2:00pm until 3:00pm
Magicians, time travellers and all-round spiffing chaps Morgan & West have a secret past – they are genuine, bona fide, legitimately qualified scientists, and now are bring their love of enlightenment... View event
The Shawshank Redemption
  • Monday 10th October, 7:30pm - Until Saturday 15th October, 10:00pm
THE NATION’S FAVOURITE MOVIE BECOMES AN ACCLAIMED STAGE EVENT View event
Sister Act
Don’t miss this eagerly anticipated brand-new production of the Broadway and UK smash hit musical Sister Act direct from London. View event
Leicester Careers Fair | 27th October 2022 | The UK Careers Fair
  • Thursday 27th October 10:00am until 2:00pm
Looking for a new Career? Looking for your next Hire? The UK Careers Fair returns to Leicester on Thursday 27th October. View event
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Get ready for the journey of a lifetime. View event
Brown Girls Do It Too: Mama Told Me Not to Come
  • Friday 18th November 8:00pm until 10:00pm
Fierce, funny, and wonderfully frank, Poppy and Rubina have sex and they aren’t ashamed to talk about it. Their critically acclaimed podcast Brown Girls Do It Too (‘Best Podcast of the Year’ British Podcast... View event
Paranormal & Psychic Event with Celebrity Psychic Marcus Starr @ The Champneys Springs
  • Saturday 26th November, 7:00pm - Until Sunday 27th November, 12:30am
26 November 2022 Paranormal Investigations & Psychic Mediumship with Celebrity Medium Marcus Starr @ The Champneys Springs £30 per ticket 7pm till late Address: Champneys Springs, Gallows... View event
Dear Santa Live!
  • Thursday 1st December, 10:30am - Until Wednesday 14th December, 11:30am
Santa is determined to deliver the most fantastic Christmas present to Sarah, but he doesn’t get it right straight away! With the help of his cheeky Elf, he finally settles on something ‘perfect’, just... View event
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