Cosmopolitan Arts

we create community arts projects


We’re currently planning our next Cosmopolitan Carnival, an all-day spectacular which will take place on Saturday August 12th 2017. As usual it will be a mix of dozens of different art forms, to entertain the public and celebrate the wonderful diversity that makes Leicester so special.



Main Stage (Jubilee Square)

Dance Zone (High Street)

Acoustic Stage (Clock Tower)

Talent Show Stage (Humberstone Gate)


Get involved

If you are interested in getting involved with Cosmopolitan Carnival 2017, either as a performer, stall-holder, by running a workshop or just lending a helping hand, please get in touch by emailing us now.

Talent show

New for 2017, we are holding a Cosmopolitan Talent Show to exciting find new performers from across Leicester to perform at this year’s carnival. The first round takes place at Jukebox Leicester on July 23rd, so if you fancy bagging a slot on our Clock Tower stage, find out more here!


Footage from the 2016
Cosmopolitan Carnival including
the Cosmocular finale