Athena Leicester Conferencing and Banqueting
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Welcome to Athena

The Midland's most unique venue is set in the heart of Leicester's Cultural Quarter and hosts a range of diverse shows, concerts and events every year.

Located in the heart of Leicester’s cultural quarter , Athena plays host to a range of events to include live music, comedy, professional and amateur dance productions as well as live sporting events with flexible capacities.

Over the years , the stage has seen many national and international artists perform to diverse audiences . The state of the art sound and lighting system coupled with the exceptional art deco architecture of a by gone era, has attracted as well as retained many annual art and cultural shows, productions and workshops

A team of experienced and highly skilled staff will work closely with you to ensure your event is seamless, well executed and most importantly stress free! , leaving your audience wowed from the moment they step inside our magnificent auditorium.

  • Concerts

    Extensive sound, lighting and AV is included as standard in our room hire with flexible seating for 1000+ guests.

  • Shows

    With a completely flexible venue and unique architecture, Athena is the perfect venue for a dazzling show

  • Exhibitions & Festivals

    With over 1500 sq.m of space and a city centre location. We can provide a unique space for your exhibition or festival.

    Exhibitions & Festivals
  • Christmas

    Fabulous entertainment and a superb dinner - welcome to the best Christmas Party in Leicester at Athena!


Explore the Venue

Take a video tour around Athena and get a taste of our exciting venue.

Our 3D video tour of Athena is an experience in itself, but not as good as the experience your guests will have when holding your event with us!

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