Music Venues in Leicestershire
The unique nature of Athena`s fabulous building means that putting on the latest comedy, the brightest music and the best new entertainment acts is a breeze.
From Julian Clary to Roy Chubby Brown and renowned psychics Derek Acorah and Sally Morgan, there`s always something for someone at Athena.
Such is the range of entertainment at Athena, we`ve even hosted cooking nights with The Hairy Bikers and Hardeep Singh Kohli - who could resist and evening of food, fun and anecdotes?
Black Horse, Leicester
The Black Horse is the perfect enclave for you to come in and settle down with one of five guest ales. Refurbished in 2011, we pride ourselves on our choice of ales, relaxed and cosy surroundings and regular live music and open mic nights.
0116 254 0446
De Monfort Hall
De Montfort Hall is Leicester`s largest entertainment venue and has been serving the city with quality live acts since 1913.
On our website you can find details on shows, news, booking information and details on the facilities here at the hall. Our programme ranges from jazz, ballet, comedy and opera to world and roots music and West End musicals.
Don Paddy`s is situated in the elegant market town of Uppingham and offers a warm and inviting atmosphere.
Open mic nights are held quarterly throughout the year and local musicians are all welcome.
Elephant and Castle
The Elephant & Castle is a delightful country pub at the heart of Thurlaston village. Offering good home cooked food with daily offers, as well as a range of Everards award winning ales from their own award winning cellar.
Regular Live Music & Open Mic Nights.
As well as hosting lots of quality gigs for local and out of town bands the Firebug venue is a really good 100 capacity music venue based in Leicester for parties and events.
THURSDAYS - 90's NIGHT...
STOP....Collaborate and Listen to the very best that the 90's had to offer!
Drink Offers Available, open til LATE!
FRIDAYS - LOADED...In association with "QUIDS"
The "ORIGINAL" POUND PARTY from 7PM til LATE....
£1 ENTRY WITH NUS/YC (£2 WITHOUT)
AND....If that wasn`t enough...from 9PM
Our resisdent DJ playing a masterclass of all your favourite PARTY ANTHEMS!
The Melton Theatre was built over 25 years ago and has supported many college and community ventures plus other touring productions and large scale tribute acts.
Guests who have performed at the theatre recently include: Ken Dodd, Ed Byrne and other comics as part of the Leicester Comedy Festival.
Opening Hours: Monday 8am – 9.30pm, Tuesday & Wednesday 8am – 8.30pm, Thursday 8am – 7.00pm, Friday 8am – 5.30pm
We are on the main De Montfort University campus, in the heart of Leicester, on the site of the former Fox's Glacier Mint factory – hence "Polar Bear", after the famous Peppy the Polar Bear.
The pub is one of the oldest in Leicester, has a tree holding it up (no joke...come see!!!) and is a focal point before, during and after Leicester Tigers and Leicester City home games, welcoming a mix of students and local customers.
Regular live music.
0116 2557 722
The Baron of Hinckley
The name of this Wetherspoon pub recalls the office created by William the Conqueror. The Baron of Hinckley was also Lord High Steward of England.
Regular live music.
The Blue Bell Inn
The Blue Bell is probably one of the youngest pubs in Desford although the building itself is probably one of the oldest, starting life as three cottages, one a bakery and one a grocers.
Live music every Saturday.
0145 5822 901
At the Fairfield you can enjoy delicious, traditional home cooked food.
Take-away breakfasts are available from 8am-12noon, Monday to Friday.
We have a regular Sunday night pub quiz and function rooms are available for events.
The Musician is an independent music venu, hosting live music up to six nights a week
The venue holds 220 people and features comfortable seating, full disabled access, easy parking and a selection of real ales.
Genre incudes contemporary singer-songwriters to rock, blues, folk, ska, punk, world, bluegrass, reggae, metal, soul, indie, avant-garde and Americana.
Welcome to the shambles located in the heart of Lutterworth landlords Denise & George East offer cask marque ales, and traditional fresh food prepared daily.
As well as well as offering good food and good ales we also have live music nights and regular charity events.
The Three Crowns
The Three Crowns is a beautiful 17th-century building situated in the centre of the vibrant village of Barrow upon Soar. We know you will love our stylish yet rustic interior with a warm friendly bar, a cosy restaurant and well-kept garden.
The Three Crowns is a favourite place to meet, providing live weekly entertainment – there is always something happening.
The Victoria Bikers Pub
The Victoria Bikers Pub Coalville, Leicestershire, apart from being one of the best known biker pubs in the country it is one of the midlands top rock venues catering for covers and unsigned bands please see website
Situated in Leicester`s West End, ideal for City or Tigers matches, we also have a large beer garden, a log burning fire and regular food, drink and music events.
The White Horse, Birstall
Here at the White Horse we aim to give you a warm welcome, the best home cooked food and of course a great range of Beers, wines and Spirits for you to enjoy. We are a real hidden Gem of a pub, nestled away in the old part of Birstall, set against the picturesque backdrop of Water mead Park, the grand union Canal and River Soar. Regular live music.
White Hart, Ashby De La Zouch
The White Hart is found on the main street running through the historical market town of Ashby De La Zouch, and is a great place to meet friends during the day for hot pub food and a drink.
In the evening the inn provides entertainment and is ideal for those looking for a party. We are not only famous for Bears but also live pub music on Sundays - a showcase for various local talents. We serve food till late all week and it can be enjoyed indoors or alfresco on our patio area.