Welcome to Leeds
Enjoy one of England's great cities. From its independent retailers and thriving markets, to its fine fresh food, family attractions, ballet, opera, art and concerts by some of the world's top performers. A fantastic range of quality hotels for you to choose from to match your style and budget. Leeds is a city full of experiences, easy to explore and there to be discovered.
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Welcome to Leeds, Yorkshire's unofficial capital. Our city is easy to enjoy and ripe to discover, with a neat, walkable city centre and lots to discover. There's an irresistible mix of old and new, providing the ideal environment for exploration and adventure.
Millennium Square are proud to announce their first Summer Series; from 17 - 31 July they will be hosting live outdoor music concerts in the specially created outdoor arena. In partnership with Heart.
Fri 3 Apr - Sun 1 Nov 2015
From April until November 2015, Harewood House is hosting an exhibition ‘A Gift from the Whole Nation’, where over 70 examples of these very special gift boxes will be on display on the State Floor in the main house.
Mon 6 - Sat 11 Jul 2015
Jesus Christ Superstar exploded onto the musical scene in 1971 - stunning audiences and changing the face of musical theatre forever.
Sat 11 Jul 2015
Sun 12 Jul 2015
The Asda Foundation Leeds 10K is our flagship 10K and underwent a revamp in 2013 with a new flatter and faster course. Now in its ninth year, this is a great choice for beginners as well as those looking for a coveted PB!
Mon 13 - Sat 18 Jul 2015
What happened to Bobby & Laura and Norman & Sue…?
Wed 15 Jul - Mon 7 Sep 2015
Fabulous family days out this Easter, Spring and Summer with active Adventure Zones within the beautiful woodland of Stockeld Park.
Fri 17 Jul 2015
A fantastic opportunity to see one 10cc; of the most influential bands in the history of popular music, perform their biggest hits live in a specially created outdoor standing arena at Millennium Square.
Fri 17 - Fri 31 Jul 2015
Millennium Square are proud to announce our first Summer Series; from 17 - 31 July we will be hosting live outdoor music concerts in our specially created outdoor arena. In partnership with Heart.
Sat 18 Jul 2015
Our annual Open Day in honour of the Brewery’s founder is a one-day celebration of creativity in all its glorious forms. This year we focus on ‘play’, with projects by our partner organizations and artists.
Tue 21 Jul - Sat 1 Aug 2015
The Sound Of Music returns in an all new magnificent production
Sat 25 Jul 2015
Leeds Ska, Mod and Punk Festival returns for 2015 with a fantastic line up including Punk band Buzzcocks, the original rude boy Neville Staple, Mod revival band The Lambrettas and Jamaican Reggae band The Aces.
Sun 26 Jul 2015
Union J headline this special one-off outdoor concert on Millennium Square, the former X Factor contestants will be joined by Leeds born Luke Friend, four piece Only the Young, duo Bars & Melody and The Voice contestant Sophie May Williams.
Thu 30 Jul 2015
With special guest Gwen Dickey of ROSE ROYCE
Sun 2 Aug 2015
Leeds LGBT Pride. Yorkshire's Biggest celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* life. Sunday August 2nd 2015.
Thu 6 - Sat 8 Aug 2015
The Webb Ellis Cup is coming to Leeds on days 57-59 of the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour
Thu 6 Aug 2015
The Rugby Union World Cup comes to Headingley Carnegie Stadium on 6th August as part of the official trophy tour in the build up to the World Cup. Join us for photo opportunities and watch a first team training session!
Wed 26 Aug - Sun 13 Sep 2015
'The Leeds' gives an outstanding opportunity for young international pianists to advance their careers and become the artists of the future.
Fri 28 - Sun 30 Aug 2015
This year, Leeds Festival is set to be bigger than ever, with over 75,000 tickets available, which include weekend campsite tickets and day tickets. Metallica and Jamie T are among the first names of 2015’s line up to be announced
Mon 31 Aug 2015
Held annually on the last Monday in August, this stunning display of colour and sheer joy winds its way through the streets of Leeds, presenting the very best of West-Indian carnival culture.
Thu 3 - Sun 6 Sep 2015
Along with hundreds of beers and ciders from the UK, USA, Sweden and Germany, the festival also includes a street food marketing, live music across two stages and other beer-related activities in the heart of the city centre.
Sat 5 - Sat 12 Sep 2015
World Première Based on George Orwell's masterpiece and created by Guest Choreographer and former Royal Ballet dancer Jonathan Watkins, 1984 will change the way you think about ballet.
Fri 11 - Sat 12 Sep 2015
The Leeds International Piano Competition presents some of the finest young classical pianists from across the globe.
Fri 11 Sep 2015
Yorkshire County Cricket Club, Headingley will host the 4th Royal London One-Day International on Friday 11 September 2015, where England will take on Australia.
Fri 18 - Sat 19 Sep 2015
After more than a decade in Britain, the German Comedy Ambassador has ‘groan’ to like puns.... though he still couldn't eat a whole one.
18 July 2015 to 18 July 2015
11 July 2015 to 11 July 2015
06 July 2015 to 11 July 2015
13 July 2015 to 18 July 2015
30 July 2015 to 30 July 2015
17 July 2015 to 17 July 2015
25 July 2015 to 25 July 2015
26 July 2015 to 26 July 2015
12 July 2015 to 12 July 2015
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