Events at John Lewis Leicester

Welcome to our Events page

This is where we announce the events and activities that will be taking place in our shop. Please check this page regularly to see what we have planned.

August events


Summer Holiday 'Have A Go' events

Throughout the summer holiday we'll be hosting the following the events:

2 August: Try knitting

9 August: Bag making demo

16 August: Try crochet

23 August: Mitten knitting

Summer holiday activities

Our Toy department will be celebrating the summer holidays by hosting some fun activities:

- 9-10 August

Robo modelling demonstrations, and you can have a go yourself.

- 23-31 August

Playmobil Man guessing game. How well do you know your Playmobil? Come along and enter the competition.

September events

Holiday fun

Come along to our Toy department and join in the fun! 

- 13-14 September

Plasticine modelling

- 20-21 September

Colouring activities

- 27-28 September

Come and play Tiddly Winks and Jack Straws


Wedding fairs

Our Gift List team will be visiting several wedding fairs this month. Come and meet them to find out how to register your gift list and learn about our other services, such as personalised stationery, event and travel insurance.

Leicester race course, Sunday 7 September

10am - 4pm

Leicester Race Course, The Race Course, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 4AL

Bridge House wedding fair, Saturday 13 September

3pm - 9pm, free entry

Bridge House Barn, Bridge House, Wistow Lane, Kibworth, Leicester, LE8 0RG

Stapleford Park, Sunday 28 September

11am - 3pm, free entry

Stapleford Park near Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14 2EF

October events

Wedding events

We're holding a special wedding evening event where you can find out more about our Gift List and other wedding services.


7 May and 15 October

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