Everybody’s Reading 2018

29th September – 7th October 2018

The 2018 Everybody’s Reading Festival brochure is now out! Click here to view and download the brochure or you can see it on the ‘2018 Programme‘ page.

We’ve got a new addition to this years programme and we’re really excited! We’re working with the Haymarket Theatre, to bring you a morning of ‘Treasure Island’ themed pirate fun, for all the family. Come and join Matthew Forbes‘Treasure Island’ director in the newly renovated theatre on Sunday 7th October! Click here to go to the ‘Extra Events’ page and read more details.


Let’s get social!
Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for news as it happens, leading up to and throughout the festival. We’ll be keeping you up to date with pictures galore on our Instagram account… @EverybodysReading_Leicester

The Festival – What’s it all about?

Everybody’s Reading is a festival of all things reading, taking place across Leicester city in schools, libraries and venues, ranging from bars, cafes, pubs, and coffee shops.

Everybody’s Reading is dedicated to encouraging every person in Leicester to hear spoken word artists, poets, authors and community writers in their local community venues and offers funding to help make this happen. With a large variety of genres catered to, it is guaranteed there is something for everyone to enjoy from anywhere in the city