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THE CHRISTMAS CRACKER

THE CHRISTMAS CRACKER

Are you looking for a Christmas celebration with extra sparkle? Then head to Leicester’s best Christmas party, The Christmas Cracker, at the Morningside Arena from 13th to 15th December! With a delicious five-course meal, drinks a-plenty, and a cracking DJ and dance floor, it’s the perfect way to kick-start your Christmas celebrations!

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Christmas in Leicester

Christmas in Leicester

The days are getting shorter, the nights are drawing in, and soon be upon us! Fortunately, Leicester has a fantastic line-up of family fun from 16th November to 7th January to get you into the festive spirit.

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Fake Festival

Fake Festival

After a hugely successful first year, Fake Festival is back in Leicester this summer! Head over to Victoria Park on 10th August to experience six of the best, pro-level “Fake Bands”, for a celebration that’s guaranteed to have you singing and dancing well into the night!

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Caribbean Carnival

Caribbean Carnival

Leicester’s very own Caribbean Carnival is back on Saturday 3rd August, and promises to be bigger, brighter and better than ever before! Since its inaugural year in 1985, it has grown each year to become one of the largest carnivals outside London, attracting over 110,000 visitors!

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Diwali

Diwali

Amazing firework displays over the night sky, mouth-watering exotic aromas of Indian cuisine, open air music, and celebration of lights – everywhere – Diwali Leicester – a glorious sight.

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XTREME Scream Park 2018

XTREME Scream Park 2018

Do you think your brave enough? Try Xtreme located at Twinlakes. Think twice as Scarecon have voted this epic Scream Park No1.

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Ride Leicester Festival

Ride Leicester Festival

This is a two week focus on the joy and celebration of cycling.

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Leicester Caribbean Carnival

Leicester Caribbean Carnival

Leicester is a City of many cultures and traditions. Spend the day at the Caribbean festival which is full of colourful, celebrations and atmosphere.

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