Submit an event

To have your event featured on WhyLeicester's online events calendar, please contact

Event approval

Please note that all events are subject to approval and WhyLeicester reserves the right to edit any submitted event information to ensure consistency of style and tone. To be included, events should appeal to WhyLeicester's target markets.  Examples of the types of events which will be included are:

  • Festivals and events e.g firework displays, music festivals, museum exhibitions etc.
  • Community-targetted activities e.g. quiz nights, jumble sales, music gigs, car boot sales, fetes and fairs, sporting events, zumba classes, chocolate eating etc.
  • Baby and parent groups/ seniors' activities
  • Certain types of courses e.g. IT workshops, business networking, literacy classes

It can take up from 7-10 days for your event to appear in our events calendar so please submit your event in plenty of time to allow it maximum exposure on our site.

There is no fee to have your event listed.