Events

Carnival in Leicester

Leicester Caribbean Carnival

Colourful floats and costumes fill Leicester on the first Saturday in August during the biggest Caribbean celebration in the country after London's Notting Hill Carnival. Along with live music, there's a fun fair, a…
Comedy in Leicester

Leicester Comedy Festival

England's longest-running comedy festival – and Europe's largest – draws big names as well as fresh talent for 19 days in February, when some 800 shows take place in more than 60 different venues.