Things to do in Leeds: 9 events this weekend including Ukraine fundraiser and free comic book day
Here are nine of the best things to do in Leeds this weekend.
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Fundraising in Ukraine at The Corn Exchange
Browse a variety of vintage clothing, arts and crafts all weekend at the Corn Exchange during the Ukraine Fundraiser event.
All money earned will be donated directly to charities helping Ukraine, with an art auction also taking place to raise additional funds.
Doors open at noon on Saturday and the event is free.
Eiger Film Club presents Whiplash
Enjoy a special screening of Whiplash at Eiger Studios this Sunday as part of their movie club.
Whiplash is a psychological thriller that follows a jazz drummer as he is accepted into a music conservatory and pushed to his limits.
Free comic day at OK Comics
OK Comics is giving away free comics to customers this Saturday as part of Free Comic Book Day.
The full list of free comics is available on the OK Comics Facebook page.
This Sunday’s event spotlights UK hip-hop artists with performances from Jointhedots, Dubbul O, Oscar Horner and DJ Lubi.
Sunday Joint is free to enter and doors open at 8 p.m.
This Saturday, Chklte, Haydn, TIJN, Dom Bradbury and OLA are all performing at Distrikt for the Why Not club night.
The event is free to enter and doors open at 8 p.m.
Fielding at Wharf Chambers
Leeds Fielding band are celebrating the release of their album Feeling Blue with a special show at Wharf Chambers this Saturday.
Bands include Fielding Fern Veh, Numb Blood, Abysmal and Orphan Blue.
Roots n Permaculture at Open Source Arts
Enjoy an afternoon and evening with Rakesh Rootsman Rak, internationally renowned permaculture teacher and longtime reggae breeder.
The day begins at 4 p.m. with an introduction to sociocracy, with the meal being served until 7 p.m.
Rootsman Rak, DJ Gremlyn and Jedi Pete will then DJ until 1am.
The event is pay as you go at the door, with a suggested donation of £5.
Leeds Vintage Market at Kirkgate Market
This Saturday marks the return of the monthly vintage market held at Kirkgate Market.
Organized by Advintageous Vintage, this event is ideal for those who want to discover rare vintage pieces for their wardrobe at an affordable price.
The Leeds Vintage Market is open from 10 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
Mosaic Workshop at Seagulls Paint
Join Seagulls Mosaic Artist on Saturday for a fun and inspiring workshop to learn mosaic techniques.