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The Tented Village

New Market Square, rear of the Corn Exchange,


11am - 5pm

Traditional South Asia craft activites at the Tented Village, to a backdrop of performances by traditional South Asian musicians and dancers.

Drop in and take part in a craft workshop throughout the day.


with Amrit Bhamra

Kite Making Workshops

by Harish Mandalia


by Samir Malik

Traditional Storytelling

by Paul Gobey


SAT 19 AUGUST: 11AM - 5.30PM

City Centre locations

Humberstone Gate - Live Music and Dance Stage

Clock Tower - Holi Colour Flash Mobs

New Market Square - The Tented Village

Chai Walla Cafe - ISKCON Building, 31 Granby St

The final day of Night of Festivals South Asia will be bring the energy and bustle of an Indian market to Leicester City Centre with street arts and performance. Look out for performances from 4X4 Bhangra and Eternal Taal!

Meet Harminder

Leicester City Centre

11am - 5pm

Meet Harminder, the cycle powered Indian elephant that will parade from Clock Tower along the High Street and to Market Square.

Holi Festival of Colour Flash Mobs

The Clock Tower and Leicester City Centre, LE1

1pm, 2pm and 3pm

Special Festival of Colours performances, produced by Nupur Arts. If you're brave you can join in the colour throwing ceremony too!


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