Leicester Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Leicester? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Leicester with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Leicester and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Leicester, featuring the best of things to do in Leicester – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Leicester fundraisers and charity events.

Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

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Behind the Wire

26 April @ 6:00 pm - 14 May @ 4:00 pm BST


This is an exhibition about the more than one million civilians Interned throughout the world during the First World War, with special attention to internment across the British Empire as well as in Germany; and to the humanitarian efforts do the International Committee of the Red Cross, the Spanish tracing service and also the role of neutral Switzerland in providing internment for around 67,000 sick or wounded British, French, Belgian and German prisoners of war.


26 April @ 6:00 pm BST
14 May @ 4:00 pm BST
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Old Library Gallery
Adult Education College, 54 Belvoir Street
Leicester, LE1 6QL Leicester
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