Leicester – Get ready to vibe to some of the biggest names in music at this year’s Festival2Funky! The lineup boasts an exciting array of talent including Lady Leshurr, Natasha Watts, Pressure Busspipe, The Beatnuts, Children of Zeus, and DJ Day Day, promising three days of non-stop entertainment and cultural celebration.

Hosted by 2Funky Arts, the annual Festival2Funky returns for its 11th year, taking place from May 24th to May 26th at the vibrant 2Funky Complex in Leicester’s multicultural West End. With a diverse range of events spanning across genres, from graffiti workshops to electrifying dance competitions and soulful DJ sets, this festival is a celebration of Black music, art, and culture.

Vijay Mistry, Managing Director of 2Funky Arts, expresses his excitement for the festival’s return, stating, “We are proud to present a diverse and inclusive festival with cross-genre collaborations, experimental fusions, and a vibrant network of artists.” With something for everyone, Festival2Funky offers a unique opportunity to experience world-class talent while supporting emerging artists in the community.

Kicking off the festivities is a pre-party event in collaboration with HQ Recording on May 23rd, showcasing Leicester’s up-and-coming artists and featuring an open mic session for all to enjoy. Tickets are on sale now via Skiddle, so don’t miss out on the chance to be part of this unforgettable celebration of music and culture.