Thanks to our wonderful Christmas lights, our fantastic mix of shops, bars and restaurants, and the huge range of entertainment and culture on offer here, visitors to Leicester are guaranteed to find something they can enjoy in Leicester this Christmas.
Speaking ahead of the switching on of Leicester's Christmas lights this evening, councillor Piara Singh Clair believes this years festive celebrations in the city will be the best ever.
Leicester's Christmas festivities are set to be the best we have ever had.
The city council has pulled out all the stops to ensure our traditional celebrations are even more spectacular than usual, with a camel-led procession through the city and a brand new stage event in Humberstone Gate.
And our bid to be UK City of Culture in 2017 has inspired businesses and artists in the Cultural Quarter to develop their own new celebrations for families to enjoy