Winter Wonderland activities
Join us for our annual Winter Wonderland event at the University of Leicester on Friday 8 December 2023, to celebrate the start of the festive period with students, staff, friends and family. We’ll be bringing holiday cheer to Central Campus with a Christmas market, giant snow globe, festive arts and crafts, live music, carols and more!
On Centenary Square
Giant inflatable snow globe
The ultimate festive photobooth – become a part of a Christmas snow globe and take pictures with your friends!
Grab a bite to eat, enjoy some festive drinks and start your gift shopping with stalls available to purchase from.
Student society live performances
You're invited to come and watch our different music groups perform as part of Winter Wonderland and spread the festive cheer! We’ll also be joined by the University’s very own Chaplaincy.
- 1.00pm–1.30pm – Choir
- 2.00pm–2.30pm – Concert Band
- 3.00pm–3.15pm – Chaplaincy
- 3.30pm–4.00pm – Big Band
- (Please note that these timings subject to change)
Inside the Percy Gee Building, on SU Square
Attenborough Art Centre Sessions
Take part in a free festive drop-in workshop delivered by Attenborough Arts Centre tutors Jo Shearer and Bonita Keay!
- Christmas Bauble Painting: decorate a bauble in your own unique style, then keep it or gift it!
- Mini Felt Wreaths: make a fabulous funky mini Christmas wreath decoration
In The City and Village Accommodation
Winter Wonderland film nights
Get cosy with a festive film night in our two accommodation sites! Be sure to keep an eye on our @leicstudentlife Instagram to vote for your choice in both locations, and check back here to see which film is being shown!