Millennium Square

Award-winning outdoor public space and live entertainment venue



An award-winning outdoor space and live entertainment venue in Leeds city centre, Millennium Sqaure is Leeds’ most beautiful public space. Situated in front of Leeds Civic Hall, and surrounded by some of the city’s most significant and iconic buildings, this unique space is accessible to all and hosts a varied programme of events across the year.

Built as Leeds’ flagship project to mark the year 2000, the venue is now operates as a multi-functional live event venue hosting a wide range of year round events and activities including: the annual Christkindelmarkt German Christmas market, Ice Cube outdoor temporary ice rink, Yorkshire Food & Drink Festival, and City Beach. On top of this, various multi-cultural and community celebrations are held in the famous square, including: Leeds Pride, Vaisakhi and St Patrick’s Day celebrations.

The square is also home to the Leeds Big Screen, regularly showing live major sporting events including Wimbledon Tennis Championships and World Cup and European Championship Football, plus various theatrical screenings and other cultural and local content.

There is always something going on here, and it’s impossible to miss.

Upcoming Events

10/11/2017 - 24/12/2017
10:30 - 21:30
Leeds Christkindelmarkt - Traditional German Christmas Market
Christmas is here! Christkindelmarkt is Leeds' annual traditional German Christmas market, bringing a little piece of Germany into the heart of the...
02/12/2017 - 24/12/2017
10:30 - 11:45
Tom Joy Santa's Breakfast at Christkindelmarkt
Join Father Christmas this December for a festive breakfast experience for all the family. Each Saturday and Sunday throughout December and during...