Culture Fest Leeds 2014 - find out, book now

The Tour De France 2014 Grand Depart starts in Leeds next July. Leeds will be part of a Yorkshire wide 100 Day Cultural Festival for this great event. Find out how to get involved.


A meeting is to be held for everyone planning to do something creative in Leeds during the 100 day festival.  The meeting will take place:

On:  Friday 20 September 2013

At:  1-3pm

In:   Leeds Town Hall

where you will be able to find out:

  • how to get involved
  • what opportunities there are
  • who is planning to do what
  • who you can team up with
  • what funding is available

At the meeting, Leeds City Council, Leeds Inspired and Arts Development will sketch out an outline calendar of key dates and practical arrangements for the months leading up to and during the Leeds Tour de France Grand Depart. After the meeting there will be a chance to look around the Yorkshire Bicycle Show from 3pm to 6pm in the Victoria Hall of the Town Hall.

If you would like to attend the meeting, email by Friday 13 September.

If you are seeking funding, the Leeds Inspired Main Grant scheme is now open for applications to grant funding from between £1,000 to £5,000 for projects.  Grant forms and guidance notes are available on the Leeds Inspired website.

For further information, contact Dinah Clark or Ann Wishart of Leeds City Council.

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