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Bar Soba: Remixed and ready to rock Greek Street

17 June 2018

Just when you thought Greek Street couldn’t get any hotter, one of the city’s best-loved bars is moving in to turn up the heat. Bar Soba will be residing in the venue formerly known as Bem Brasil, which is currently undergoing a top-to-toe reinvention to become one of Leeds’ premier drinking, dining and dancing hangout spots.

Latin vibes and club classics at the Brewery Wharf Festival 2018

17 June 2018

Get ready to shake your booty on Saturday 23rd June, because it’s fiesta time at the Brewery Wharf Festival! The annual Leeds Waterfront Festival is a party we look forward to every year here at Pink Gorilla, and we’re honoured to be organising the festivities over in Brewery Wharf this year.

inner city electronic announces programme of talks and workshops plus new artists!

29 May 2018

20 hours of music, talks & workshops across a selection of innovative city centre venues in Leeds.

Northern Ballet announces World Première of Victoria

24 May 2018

Today, on the anniversary of Queen Victoria’s birth, Northern Ballet has announced it is to première Victoria, a ballet by Cathy Marston in spring 2019.

A new Jazz Festival hits the streets of Leeds in July

24 May 2018

It's a six-day edition with events taking place at the Wardrobe, Leeds College of Music, the Carriageworks and in Millennium Square.

Cocktails in the City 2018!

22 May 2018

Cocktails in the City returns for the ultimate cocktail weekender on June 1st and 2nd in the iconic surroundings of the Leeds Town Hall.

Kick-start the Summer with New Street Food Vendors at Trinity Kitchen

20 May 2018

Trinity Kitchen is welcoming new street food vendors to get the summer cooking up to a flying start. Burger and Lobster Brothers, Wanderer Junk Food, Jenny’s Jerk Chicken, The Luxury Diner and Thai Khrim will all arrive at Trinity Leeds, alongside Jah Jyot and Vincenzo the Prosecco Van which returns for another time.

World Island returns this next Bank Holiday Weekend

20 May 2018

NEW SITE, 7,500 MUSIC FANS AND 75 ACTS IN TOTAL

Brighten the Summer with music for all throughout Leeds Parks

18 May 2018

The Summer Bands series returns to the parks of Leeds this month, hosting entertainment from the region’s best brass, jazz and concert bands.

Largest Clip ‘n Climb in the North opens in Leeds on 26th May 2018

14 May 2018

A year in the making, Clip ’n Climb Leeds opens on 26th May 2018 and boasts 32 individual climbs making it the biggest in the North.

Game on: Roxy Ball Room is coming to Merrion Street with its second party-centric gaming bar

10 May 2018

The thriving Northern Quarter is about to up its game as city favourite Roxy Ball Room opens its third Leeds based bar on Merrion Street. The gamers paradise will be unleashed just in time for the World Cup in June

Waste not, want not: Leeds Indie Food Festival puts food waste and sustainability front-and-centre

10 May 2018

The fourth annual Leeds Indie Food festival will focus on sustainability and zero food waste issues, through events, sustainability initiatives and their first ever branded Frank Green reusable coffee cup.

Matt Healy Reveals Menu at New Restaurant: Opens Today

4 May 2018

The restaurant officially re-opens on Friday 04 May following a two-week refurbishment of the Grade II listed building.

System and Set One Twenty announce 3 soirees with Ricardo Villalobos, Raresh and more!

24 April 2018

For the 3rd year running System & Set One Twenty welcome Ricardo Villalobos for his annual terrace residency!

The Summer Cocktail Experience Week

24 April 2018

Celebrating the magic of mixology in 20 of Leeds’ hippest hotspots

Robin S, Utah Saints and Alison Limerick to Headline Back To Basics Summer Orchestral Extravaganza

11 April 2018

Dance music legends Robin S, Utah Saints and Alison Limerick have been confirmed as the headline special guests for the return of The Symphonic Sounds of Back to Basics featuring the Orchestra of Opera North on Millennium Square, Leeds on Friday 27 July.

COCOON IN THE PARK – 2018 - The 10th anniversary

10 April 2018

In 2009 a one day one night one stage festival made an extraordinary debut in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside.

Vegan ‘Chicken’ Shop To Take Residency At Legendary Leeds Bar, Oporto

3 April 2018

Knave’s Kitchen, a comfort food pop-up, is bringing its unique menu of vegan fried ‘chicken’ and plant-based junk food to the diners of Leeds this Spring as it takes residency at the legendary Leeds rock & roll bar, Oporto

Henry Moore Institute celebrates its enduring partnership with Leeds Art Gallery.

21 March 2018

Twenty-five years since opening, the Henry Moore Institute celebrates its enduring partnership with Leeds Art Gallery.

Sukhothai Menu Makeover

16 March 2018

Award winning restaurant group launch first new menu in 15 years

Trinity Leeds Celebrates 5th Birthday with Super-Sized Surprise

16 March 2018

Trinity Leeds is celebrating its 5th anniversary in style with a super-sized 3 metre-high birthday cake and a £10,000 giveaway for shoppers.

BBC MasterChef Professional To Launch Leeds Restaurant

15 March 2018

Matt Healy, the Yorkshire-born chef who was runner-up in BBC’s MasterChef: The Professionals, has announced he is to open a restaurant in Leeds.

Bananarama to perform full live show at Millennium Square, Leeds – Saturday 4 August 2018

6 March 2018

Global 80s icons and the biggest girl band to emerge from the UK, Bananarama are back on top! The original line up reunited for a sold out 2017 indoor theatre tour across the UK and now announce a full live concert at Millennium Square, Leeds on Saturday 4 August 2018. This is the only chance a Leeds audience will get to see the original line up!

Action Against Hunger puts on once-in-a-lifetime Moveable Feast for Leeds’ foodies

1 March 2018

On the 14th March, Leeds will host Action Against Hunger’s Moveable Feast for the first time. Lucky diners will have the opportunity to access some of Leeds’ most exclusive dining areas, whilst enjoying a specially curated menu together with a thoughtfully prepared wine pairing. Guests will attend a drinks reception before rotating between four renowned restaurants, enjoying a unique course at each venue, which has been specifically designed for the event.

Himalayan Fashion Exhibition at Lotherton Hall

1 March 2018

Don’t miss this stunning new exhibition of fashion and textiles in a unique country house setting. Discover sumptuous silk brocades, geometric dhaka cotton weaves, fine Kashmir wool shawls and rainbows of printed prayer flags

Pintura Launches Basque Pintxos Bar To Celebrate Third Birthday

1 March 2018

Pintxos lovers and gin connoisseurs rejoice! Leeds restaurant, Pintura Kitchen, is to launch a Basque-inspired Pintxos Bar to celebrate their third birthday.

Brewery Reveal Ambitious Plans And Invite The Public To Join Them In Crowd Funding Initiative

28 February 2018

Northern Monk Brewing Co are asking members of the public to join them on the next phase of the breweries journey, by raising more than £500,000 through crowd funding.

Innovative Leeds-Based Festival Programmes Female-Led Line Up

28 February 2018

Cutting-edge festival Sounds Like THIS returns to Leeds this March with a strong female line-up of ground-breaking music, sound art and visual installations by leading artists and emerging talent.

Leeds Pride 2017 Impact Survey

24 February 2018

Results from the Leeds Pride 2017 Impact Survey have now been released and again the figures show an increase to our economy

Hedonist bar, Leeds takes you on a round the world trip courtesy of their character Olivia.

23 February 2018

Hedonist is set to return as a fresh, exciting bar concept that arrives in Leeds off the back of a number of hugely successful temporary projects. Brought to you by an experienced team of bartenders and managers, Hedonist will see their home of 156 Briggate be completely revamped and relaunched in April with a carefully curated drinks menu that takes you on a trip round the world at the hands of their character Olivia, The Hedonist.