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Over 50 Street Food And Drink Vendors • Midlands Makers Indoor Market • Live Music • Eating Contest • Bar • Lip Sync Battle • Fun Fair • Audrey Cocktails & Proseco • Rum Bar • Craft Ale Workshop • Wine Tasting • Gin Masterclass • Kids Circus Skills • Story Tent • Balloon Disco • Circus Swagon • Family Entertainment • Arts & Crafts • Balloon Modelling • Bubblologist• Face Painting & Glitter • Leicester City In The Community • Leicester Riders


  • What are the opening times?
    Saturday 11th 10.30am until 9pm. Sunday 10.30am until 7pm.
  • Where is Abbey Park?
    Leicester, LE4 5AQ
  • Is there parking and public transport?
    There is no dedicated parking for the event however many car parks and public transport link nearby.
  • Can I bring chairs and picnic blankets?
    Yes – please be respectful and mindful of other users and open spaces on site.
  • Can I bring my own food and drink?
    All food must only be purchased at the event unless for medical reasons.
  • What tickets do I need to buy?
    Every attendee needs a ticket even if they are free or a baby due to managing the number of people on site. You will need a separate ticket for each day of attendance.
  • Are tickets available on the day?
    A limited number of day tickets will be available on the day of the event subject to availability. These will be more expensive than buying them prior to the event.
  • Where do I buy tickets from?
    Tickets are only available online through our ticket partner Skiddle CLICK HERE or on the day at our box office.
  • I have a problem with my tickets who do I contact?
    Please contact Skiddle directly here.
  • Where’s my ticket/wristband?
    Your e-tickets will be available in your Skiddle account which you can access via your laptop or mobile phone. Please note YOU MUST DOWLOAD ALL TCIKETS TO YOUR MOBILE before leaving for the festival.
  • Are animals allowed on site?
    For the health and safety of all attendees only registered guide dogs are allowed on site.
  • Do you offer PA/Helper tickets?
    Please contact our ticket provider Skiddle to arrange these.
  • What do I get with my ticket?
    You get entry in to the festival to see all the live music, food and drink vendors, stalls, entertainment and events/activities*.
    Tickets allow entry to Billy Bates Fun Fair for the day of your ticket at no extra cost.
    *Some activities may be chargeable.
  • Do you do weekend or family tickets?
    We are looking in to this option for next year.
  • I’m going to Billy Bates Fun Fair, do I get access to the festival?
    To enter the festival you must purchase separate tickets.
  • Can I camp on site?
    There is no overnight camping. The festival is a day event only.
  • How do I contact the festival organisers?
    You can email them here –

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