Events Schedule

There are loads of exciting events taking place in Leicester – have a look below at some of the great things going on in our city this year.


Upcoming events sponsored by BID Leicester


Bring The Paint
23 – 29 May
Leicester’s homegrown International Street Art Festival returns with new artworks appearing around the city. This immersive event will play host to an array of activities, including live artworks, skateboarding, breakdancing, BMX, live music and exhibitions.
Click here to find out more.



BrewBeat
2 – 4 September
A celebration of music, local talent and Craft Beer, Brew Beat returns for the second time in 2022! Relax in the main festival area and enjoy the music programme or explore a range of satellite venues to discover great offers in some of the city’s best-loved pubs and bars.


Leicester Restaurant Week
17 – 23 October
Bringing some amazing food and drink deals to the city centre, Restaurant Week returns this October, encouraging you to dine out, download an online voucher to access and enjoy bespoke menus at the city’s finest eateries.

Past events sponsored by BID Leicester


Light Up Leicester
3 – 6 March
The world-class festival of illuminated art returns to Leicester over four days in March, with a trail of nine incredible illuminated artworks. Presented by BID Leicester, Leicester City Council and ArtReach, with generous support from Arts Council England. Click here to find out more.

More city events…

For full event listings for the city, go to the Visit Leicester website.

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