Leicester Caribbean Carnival parades through the city with music and colour

A person is colourful costume in the parade

Living in Leicester you will never be short of exciting things to do and see.

Last weekend the city of Leicester hosted the Caribbean Carnival. This community-organised carnival has been running for 31 years and is a hugely popular multi-cultural event.

Some of our students attended the carnival procession and shared photos of the event.

Caribbean Carnival parade

The Leicester Caribbean Carnival takes place during the first weekend of August every year. Celebrating the diverse cultures in Leicester with food, music and art it is an event to see.