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What’s Happening In Leicester This February?

Whats Happening In Leicester This February?

Leicester is a city that always has bucket loads of exciting things going on, which means families of all ages are never short of things to see and do. And when you live in Leicester city centre, everything is usually just on your doorstep!

If you’re looking for ideas for the coming weeks, read on for a few ideas and details about what’s happening in Leicester this February…

The Leicester Comedy Festival celebrates its 26th anniversary!

Kicking off from 6th February is laughs aplenty with the UK’s official comedy party. There is so much to enjoy with the event taking place across a whopping 72 venues across the city. Some of the biggest events are happening at The Curve and Phoenix theatres, right on Queen Street Apartments’ doorstep, just take a look at the following:

  • - Flo and Joan: Alive On Stage – Curve – February 9
  • - An interview with Jo Brand – Curve – Studio – February 10
  • - The Annual Comedy Conversation featuring Tom Allen -  Curve – February 17
  • - Showstopper! The Improvised Musical – Curve – Theatre – February 21
  • - Luca Rutherford’s Political Party – Curve – Rehearsal Room 2 – February 21
  • - Pick of the Fest, including Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2018 Jack Gleadow – Curve – Theatre – February 22
  • - Adam Kay: This Is Going To Hurt – Curve – Theatre – February 23
  • - Comedy Heaven – the finale show of the Leicester Comedy Festival 2019 – February 24


For families, part of the Leicester Comedy Festival is the UK kids comedy festival – held at multiple venues across the city and new for 2019.

A particular highlight is James Campbell: The Funny World Of… for children 6+, their parents and anyone who likes comedy without the rude words. It’s on at Curve on Saturday February 9.

For further details of all the events, visit the Leicester Comedy Festival website.

Other fun things to do in Leicester in February

Check out what else is going on around Queen Street this month:

  • - CSI: Crime Scene Improvisation – your chance to solve an outlandish murder invented by the audience which is on at The Y on February 9.
  • - A food lovers tasting tour for people to discover and enjoy all of the many multicultural delights that Leicester is famous for. The tour, which is suitable for vegetarians, includes five food stops at some independent eateries and is a delicious way to spend a couple of hours at lunchtime on Saturday February 9.
  • - For those who love a good scare and are looking for an unusual Valentine’s Day date, the movie ‘Happy Death Day 2U’ is released on February 13.


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