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Coco’s Beach Bar brings a tasty tropical flavour to Leeds

17 November 2017

Launching in Trinity Leeds, opposite the buzzing Trinity Kitchen, this November Coco’s Beach Bar is bringing a beach party to the heart of the city – and you’re all invited!

Aperitivo

15 November 2017

As of early November, the restaurant formerly known as Dough Bistro will have undergone a complete transformation, to rise from the ashes like a Phoenix to become Aperitivo.

Lavish apartments unveiled in Leeds City Centre

13 November 2017

The eagerly awaited Bells Apartments have opened their doors to the public, showcasing super luxurious, serviced apartments like never seen before in the heart of the city centre.

Smokin’ Bar and Kitchen comes to Leeds

10 November 2017

Leeds Bierkeller Entertainment Complex has revealed plans for a new American-style barbecue restaurant specialising in traditional flavours of the Old West but with a contemporary twist.

Leeds Light Switch On Line Up Announced

1 November 2017

Rugby League heroes The Leeds Rhinos will get the festive season officially underway as guests of honour at this year’s fantastic Leeds Christmas lights switch on.

Experience Kirkgate Market after hours with new Night Market

25 October 2017

Visitors will be able to see Leeds historic Kirkgate Market in a new light when it opens its doors after dark with a new Night Market this week.

Vice & Virtue – One year on

25 October 2017

Who would have guessed that within one year, a former strip-club would redefine the Leeds restaurant scene, pick up a coveted Oliver Award for Best Fine-Dining and become the city’s only new entry into the 2018 edition of the Good Food Guide? Well, it seems that all the love, blood, sweat and tears has paid off for Vice & Virtue, because that’s exactly what they’ve done…

first direct Host Exclusive #fdVIPs Event at Leeds Arena

18 October 2017

first direct bank, who sponsor the impressive entertainment venue in Leeds - organised an exclusive Press and Blogger event, to mark the occasion. The #fdVIPs experience took place in one of the private boxes within the arena. Transformed into the ultimate Little Mix wonderland – the suite was filled with themed drinks, nibbles, activities…and a sprinkle of glitter.

Leeds' famous German market extended to Christmas Eve

10 October 2017

The city’s hugely popular annual Christkindelmarkt German Christmas market will return with an extended run this year staying open right up until Christmas Eve.

Raise a toast with ‘Red Roasts’ at Crafthouse

3 October 2017

Award-winning restaurant Crafthouse at Trinity Leeds has unveiled a new mouth-watering Sunday lunch menu – which comes complete with free-flowing red wine.

MOBO Awards Returns to Leeds in 2017

26 September 2017

The electrifying celebration of the best in urban music will take place on 29 November at first direct arena, Leeds

Visitors will be over the moon with Light Night’s dazzling lunar creation

22 September 2017

A magnificent recreation of a beautiful full moon will hover over the water at Leeds Dock during this October’s spectacular Light Night Leeds.

Harewood House Announces a Victorian Christmas

20 September 2017

Harewood House is pleased to announce a special five week Christmas season.

ITU World Triathlon Leeds confirmed as host of 2018 British Championships

19 September 2017

British Triathlon has confirmed the ITU World Triathlon Leeds will host the 2018 British Age-Group Standard Distance Triathlon Championships.

The Leeds Cocktail Experience Part Three

15 September 2017

Brush away those post-Summer blues, dust of your dancing shoes and prepare to party like there’s no tomorrow, as The Leeds Cocktail Experience is back!

Stunning spectacle set to light up Leeds

7 September 2017

Tens of thousands of people are set to flock to this October’s incredible Light Night Leeds as the city centre is transformed into a dazzling sea of colour, light and sound.

Action-packed programme announced for Thought Bubble, the UK’s largest comic art festival

29 August 2017

Thought Bubble, the UK’s largest comic book festival, has announced a packed programme of events for the week-long event, as it enters its second decade and moves into the heart of Leeds city centre

Shoppers slide into summer as 30ft helter skelter returns to Trinity Leeds!

18 August 2017

Trinity Leeds is taking shoppers on a trip to the tropics with the return of their 30ft slide.

The shopping centre’s super-sized helter skelter, which is set across two floors, has been given a holiday makeover with a mini beach area – complete with a giant hammock and pool inflatables.

Spectacular display set to throw new light on the story of Leeds

17 August 2017

A dramatic new projection capturing the spirit, history and heritage of Leeds will illuminate one of the city’s most famous buildings when Light Night Leeds returns this October.

Seaside fun returns as City Beach officially opens this weekend

11 August 2017

The great outdoor atmosphere of a visit to the beach will be available right in the heart of the city centre from this Saturday when the annual ‘City Beach’ returns to Leeds.

Heroic programme of events comes to Leeds for Thought Bubble 2017

4 August 2017

Thought Bubble, the UK’s largest comic book festival which this year enters its second decade, is bringing some of the biggest global names in comic art to Leeds for the annual event.

Harewood Food and Drink Project presents a new supper club: Hidden Harewood

1 August 2017

This September, Harewood Food and Drink Project will be launching a new supper club with a difference; Hidden Harewood will be an immersive dining experience with the opportunity to discover some of Harewood’s hidden corners whilst enjoying a tasting menu from acclaimed chef, Josh Whitehead,

Red Door comes to Leeds

28 July 2017

Call Lane has long been the beating heart of the city’s nightlife scene, and there’s a new kid in town who promises to bring some fire to the party. Having enjoyed success with bars in Chester and Liverpool, Red Door are heading up north armed to the teeth with an enticing cocktail menu that’s set to impress.

Double the Deutsch – Oktoberfest is back

27 July 2017

Oktoberfest returns to Leeds for two weekends instead of one - and in a brand new venue!

Phoenix at home: A celebration of female choreographers

26 July 2017

Leeds-based Phoenix Dance Theatre returns to its home stage in September with a performance that celebrates the exceptional female talent within the company.

Stats Show Six Months’ Success For Super Casino

26 July 2017

Wednesday (26 July) marks six months since the UK’s third-largest casino opened – hailed as the ‘super casino of the North’, the statistics released by Victoria Gate Casino to mark the half-year anniversary make for impressive reading.

Summer fun for children of all ages at Leeds Grand Theatre and City Varieties

26 July 2017

Children aged 0 to 17 are invited to participate in a wide range of activities this August at Leeds Grand Theatre and City Varieties Music Hall (CVMH).

A toast to Yorkshire Day as Oulton Hall launches Gin Afternoon Tea

25 July 2017

Flavours of Yorkshire will be added to afternoon tea at Oulton Hall this Yorkshire Day, with diners encouraged to celebrate with a complimentary glass of Harrogate-based Slingsby’s Rhubarb Gin.

Leeds Pride and VisitLeeds are proud to reveal the new faces of Leeds Pride Family

25 July 2017

After two weeks of searching for the new faces of #LeedsPrideFamily images, the winning photos have been chosen!

Northern Ballet gears up for all new Yorkshire season

24 July 2017

Yorkshire audiences are in for a treat this autumn as Northern Ballet prepares to present an ambitious season of new work in the county. The Company will perform The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas; A Celebration of Sir Kenneth MacMillan, Master Choreographer; and The Little Mermaid at Yorkshire venues for the first time as well as reviving its popular children’s ballet Ugly Duckling.