What’s on

Stay up to date with city and campus events to make the most of your experience

What’s on in Leicester

As a vibrant, diverse, and student-friendly city, you’ll never run out of things to do in Leicester. Annual events include the Leicester Comedy Festival, the largest Diwali celebration outside of India, the Caribbean Carnival, the annual Pride Parade, as well as food and drink, entertainment, and art festivals and shows throughout the year and across the city.

Be inspired at these upcoming events

Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience

17 May 2021 - 29 Aug 2022

Leicestershire v Northamptonshire - T20

1 July 2022

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Diwali lights switch on

9 Oct 2022

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Abbey Park bonfire and firework display

5 Nov 2022

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Christmas in Leicester

2 Dec 2022 - 3 Jan 2023