27 July to 2 August

Free and low cost activities taking place across the city.

Saturday 27 July

  • Bike Fest
    Experience the thrill of cycling on a traffic-free circuit at the Leicester Cycle Circuit.  An unique opportunity to try one of the UK’s best cycle racing circuit’s with expert instructors and coaches on hand to teach everyone from absolute beginners to keen racing cyclists. Brought to you by Ride Leicester and British Cycling.

Sunday 28 July

  • Bands in the parks - Phoenix Saxophone Orchestra
    Relax and see a live band performing in the park on a Sunday afternoon.
  • Leicester Open Streets
    Free pop-up event to help encourage people to explore the city by walking, wheeling or cycling.  Along with guided walks and led rides, there will be fix-it sessions from Dr Bike, interactive junk-art bikes with Cyclone Works, live music with BETAcoustix and Sambando, Danny Butler’s Extreme Mountain Bike Show, an Art Market and much more - see full details.
    • 1pm to 4pm at Town Hall Square and Green Dragon Square

Monday 29 July

Tuesday 30 July 

Wednesday 31 July

  • Get up and go! Mini Playday
    • 11am to 2pm at Town Hall Square
  • Get up and go! event
  • Family fun afternoon
    Get creative and join in with drop-in and bookable Marvellous Makers activities
  • Summer Garden Party!
    Celebrate the summer holidays with us at Belgrave Hall at our festival inspired family party. Make a flag, hat and musical shaker in the marquee, then dance to the music.
    • 11am – 3pm at Belgrave Hall
    • Tickets: Child (under 16): Online booking £4, On the door (cash only) £5 Accompanying adult: Free

Thursday 1 August

Friday 2 August

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