Free events




Family Workshops

family workshops

Free Saturday Workshops, 1 – 3pm
Suitable for all ages.

Free, drop-in activities in the galleries. Explore themes, materials and ideas from the exhibition with our friendly learning team. No experience needed.






Family Extravaganza

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Saturday 14 September, 11am - 1pm

Join our friendly team of artists and learning crew to explore your family’s creativity, gaining skills and understanding of the contemporary arts. Everyone is welcome and supported at this inclusive family event.






Attenborough Arts Centre Craft, Art and Food Fair

Saturday 26 October 2019, 11am - 5pm

Come and browse, sample and shop the work of over 60 selected exhibitors showcasing some of the best local art, craft and artisan foods in our area.Illustrated birds and flowers on white background.

We’ll have an inspiring range of ceramics, glass, textiles, homewares, jewellery, accessories, woodturning, painting, photography, printmaking, stationary, seasonal goodies, food, drink and more. Buy for yourself or kick start your Christmas shopping - with prices from just £1 up to £500, there’ll be something to suit all budgets.

Also featuring…

Fresh! We’re proud to be supporting new and emerging local artists and makers - be amongst the first to buy from these guys!

Leicester Print Workshop’s Print Studio - get hands on and try or buy from a selection of LPW’s talented print makers.

The galleries, our shop and the Attenborough Cafe will also be open all day, so come and make a day of it!

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