For cinemas, events, festivals, music and theatres - see the Entertainment Section.

Leisure and sport in Leicester

Leicester is a great place for local bands and live musicThis section provides pages that cover public houses and bars, night clubs, restaurants and cafes, tourist information, waterways and cool places for cool people.

Leicester is a particularly good centre for live music. Many good local bands play at these venues.

For more information about arts and entertainments inLeicester and Leicestershire, see our sister web site Arts In Leicestershire.

Pubs and bars

Public houses and bars listing


Night clubs, comedy clubs and dance venues

Places to eat

Restaurants, cafes and other places to eat

Tourist guides

Photo of the New Walk Museum

Where to find out about things to see, places to go and what to do


a barge lamp at the Riverside Festival 2005

Canals and rivers that run through Leicestershire.

See also photos of the Riverside Festival 2005.


Rugby, football, cricket and racing are just a few of the many sporting attractions featured in our sports page.


Stuff for students and young people

Find out about Leicester's proposed Performing Arts and Conference Centre

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Leicester IT Services from Better-IT.