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If you are interested in arts and culture then Attenborough Arts Centre is the place to get your fix, especially as it’s located right on your university campus!
As a student studying at the University of Leicester there is loads to enjoy at Attenborough Arts. If you like being creative, you can learn a new art or craft every week with our brand new creative course 'Wildcard Wednesdays' for just £2 per class. If you like music, spoken word or dance, you can experience the best local live music at one of our buzzing Gallery Late events. If you're looking for work experience you can join our pool of volunteers. Or if you just want somewhere to hang out on campus, you'll love our café bar.


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Free Exhibitions

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Free student activities

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NUS comedy and theatre tickets
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Up to 50% off on Creative learning



Wildcard Wednesdays

Every Wednesday 9 October - 18 December

Wildcard Wednesday is a weekly event to learn a new craft with refreshments! Join us for this great opportunity to relax and make friends and to try a range of crafts from pottery to painting or embroidery to tie dye! £2 per session.
4pm – 5pm: Free pizza and hot drinksPeople kneeling on the floor drawing.
5pm - 7pm: Wildcard Wednesday
6pm - 8pm: Independent Life Drawing
7:30pm – 9pm: Paint Along With Bob Ross

Uniquely for University of Leicester students



Acceptable in the 80s

Thursday 17 October to Thursday 24 October

The 80's is taking over our gallery space this October. We're travelling back in time, and we want you to come with us! People kneeling on the floor drawing.
Rummage through a vintage clothing sale, watch 80’s films in our pop up cinema, get your glow sticks on at our Yoga Rave or just throw on your best 80’s outfit and take an awkward prom photo.

Vintage Kilo Sale. Thursday 17 October, 10am - 5pm Book Now
80's Film and Quiz night. Sunday 20 October, 3pm - 8pm Book Now
Prom Night Silent Disco. Wednesday 23 October, 8pm - 10:30pm Book Now 
Tuesday 22 October, 6:45-9pm: UV Yoga Rave


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