Posted 6 years ago by Snizl for Visit Leicester

Diwali Day Celebrations

Diwali Day Celebrations

Event Dates

3:00pm, Thu Oct 19th
8:30pm, Thu Oct 19th

About this Event

Diwali celebrations in Leicester are one of the biggest outside of India, with over 40,000 people attending Diwali Day in the heart of the city's Asian community.

We'll be posting updates on all the Diwali Day activities here, but for full information on the two week festival, visit our website:

Key times:

4pm Diwali Village starts
5pm Full road closure
6pm Stage starts on Cossington Street Recreation Ground
8pm Aerial Firework Display
8.30pm Stage ends
9pm Diwali Village ends
9.30pm Road re-opens