What’s On: 5 things to do in Leeds this festive period
Leeds city centre skyline at night
Leeds has a tone to offer, especially over the festive period. From breathtaking visuals to cool bars, here’s a handful of our recommendations. Stay up to date with our what’s on here.
Leeds benefits from some of the most breathtaking shopping venues across the country. With everything you need just a stones throw away from each other, make sure to visit the incredible Victoria Quarter which benefits from hundreds of independent businesses in a beautiful grade 2 listed building. Shopping and a piece of history, can it get any better? Find out more here.
Chow Down Winter Village
Now this is a great addition to the city over the festive time. With the likes of an outdoor bar and food stalls, this is a perfect festive day out for those looking to meet with families and friends. From a winter village to a full blown food village the site is open into the new year and has a lot to get stuck into. Find out more about the Winter Village in Leeds here.
Wendy and Peter Pan at the Leeds Playhouse
Now who doesn’t love a musical? Here in Leeds during the winter months, there are plenty of opportunities to get stuck into some cosy wholesome musicals that you and the entire family can enjoy together. The latest addition includes a spin on a Disney classic, Peter Pan.
With Peter Pan, fairy Tink and Tiger Lily as unlikely allies, Wendy gives the Lost Boys a run for their money, takes on the dastardly Captain Hook and ultimately learns what a great adventure life can be. Packed with theatrical magic, beautiful designs, flying and plenty of laughs, it promises to be an unforgettable journey for all the family.
So it’s second star on the right and straight on to Leeds Playhouse this Christmas.
Grab a drink at Headrow House
Headrow House is a destination in itself! Boasting the high quality restaurant the Ox Club, a beer hall with brews from around the globe and a live music venue. That’s all before you make your way up to Redondo Beach & Roof Terrace Level 2 is home to Redondo Beach, our very own cocktail bar that serves a wide range of original and traditional cocktails, as well as a variety of bottled beers and Pilsner Urquell.
Feel like a God of thunder in this unique Christmas pop up. The Viking inspired Tipi is hitting the centre of Leeds with loads of exciting things to get up to when you visit. Check it out here.
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