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Leicester Riverside Festival

Head to the 20th anniversary of the Leicester Riverside Festival this year.

Event details

3rd June 2017 to 4th June 2017

Bede Park

River Soar


Multi Site location

Bede Park

This annual two day festival takes place over the first Saturday and Sunday in June across multi sites.  

  • Bede Park - Family activities including a fun fair, food stalls, arts and crafts and an acoustic music stage.
  • Bede Park Piazza - The Piazza area will have a large music stage with live bands performing.
  • Western Boulevard - Has a street market, arts and crafts and street food and a Ride Leicester cycling area.
  • River Soar - Narrow boats rally, boat trips, canoe and small boat rides and hire also demonstrations by Sea Scouts and Fire and Rescue Service.
  • Castle Gardens - Childrens activities with an eco and environmental focus.  

For further information at Leicester Riverside Festival

Leicester Riverside Festival