Botanic Garden Festival

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Botanic Garden Festival

Sunday 1 September 2024, 11.00am-4.00pm

Join us for Botanic Garden Festival on Sunday 1 September, 11.00am to 4.00pm.

Vibrant views and the red-tinted golden hues of Autumn make this a perfect season to visit our beautiful Botanic Garden.

This event is free and open to the public. However, registration (not yet open) is highly recommended to guarantee access.

We’ll be lining up some fantastic activities, workshops, food and entertainment for all ages. More will be announced soon, so be sure to check back here. 

Access and parking information

The Botanic Garden is situated about three miles south-east of Leicester city centre, opposite Leicester Racecourse. The visitor entrance is on Glebe Road, LE2 2LD. How to find the Botanic Garden.

Free parking will be available on Leicester Racecourse (Leicester Road, LE2 4AL), a short walk from the Botanic Garden. Limited street parking will be available around the Gardens throughout the day too.

Free parking will also be offered at the University of Leicester campus (University Road, LE1 7RH).  Bus services operate from campus to the Botanic Garden.


For further information, please contact the Events Team,

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