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Step into the vibrant world of cultural celebration with the Cosmopolitan Arts Festival—the heartbeat of Leicester's city centre since 2011! We're on a mission to celebrate cultural diversity through the arts, breaking down barriers and weaving connections through our annual festival. Traditionally, the festival transforms the city centre into a sprawling playground of creativity with multiple stages and cultural arts activities. But hey, when life threw us a curveball during lockdown, we pivoted online, ensuring the festival's spirit continued to shine. Cosmopolitan Arts Festival isn't just an event; it's a spectacle of large-scale performances that blend combined arts and digital technology seamlessly. Picture this: immersive digital arts exhibitions that transport you into a world where creativity knows no bounds. None of this would be possible without the incredible support from Arts Council England, and Leicester City Council. They've fuelled our dreams, allowing us to continue creating moments that celebrate diversity, foster unity, and break the mould. Whether you're a long-time supporter of the festival or a first-timer, we welcome you to the Cosmopolitan Arts Festival. Get ready to be swept away by the magic of culture, creativity, and community! You can keep up to date with our latest news and festival lineup, as well as workshops and other activities, by checking our website and signing up for our newsletter. We can't wait to see you there!

Cosmopolitan Art Festival
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