Handmade the three day family friendly music festival held across the 'Old Town' quarter of Leicester returns for a 5th year over May bank holiday weekend from Friday 28th April to Sunday 30th April 2017.
Confirmed so far are Twin Atlantic; Frightened Rabbit; British Seapower; Pulled Apart By Horses; Honeyblood; Jaws; Tigercub; Muncie Girls; Puppy; Idles
Plus stand-up comedy, performance art, find the right words, house of verse, Leicester fridge, art installations, exhibitions & workshops from Leicester Lo-Fi, film, performance & photography across multiple indoor stages.
Ticket are priced at £40.
Tickets will be exchanged for a wristband which gains you access to all Festival venues over the weekend. At particularly popular events please arrive early to guarantee admission.
The event offers Nationally and Internationally renowned musical acts, comedians and performers, alongside exceptional local music, art, film and photography talent. The festival will be taking place this year in multiple rooms at Leicester’s O2 Academy and in parts of Leicester University’s Students Union. Both Firebug and The Cookie remain heavily involved, as do Magic Teapot and The Robot Needs Home Collective.
This event does not have camping but there are a number of hotels, hostels and guest houses in the area.
More information will be here when available.
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Handmade 2016 review
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