Daydreaming With UNKLE: In Conversation with James Lavelle

Sat 24th - Sun 25th June

In anticipation of the forthcoming UNKLE album ‘THE ROAD: PART 1’ James Lavelle will be creating a unique and interactive exhibition at Leed Dock exploring the cultural impact of the 25 year career of the celebrated multi-media band and entity UNKLE.

UNKLE

Sat 24th - Sun 25th June

In anticipation of the forthcoming UNKLE album ‘THE ROAD: PART 1’ James Lavelle will be creating a unique and interactive exhibition at Leed Dock exploring the cultural impact of the 25 year career of the celebrated multi-media band and entity UNKLE.

Daydreaming With UNKLE Closing Party

Sunday 25th June
18.00-22.00

In celebration of hosting the 'Daydreaming With UNKLE' exhibition at Leeds Dock (24th - 25th) and in anticipation of UNKLE's fifth studio album, 'The Road: Part I', James Lavelle will be taking taking to the decks for an exclusive DJ set at Dock 29 to close a week of UNKLE activity.


Leeds Waterfront Festival 2017

24-25th June 2017

Now its 10th year, the Leeds Waterfront Festival at Leeds Dock promises to be bigger than ever before featuring, of course, the legendary Dragon Boat Race.

DRAGONS & LADDERS

May - September

A HUGE VERSION OF THE CLASSIC GAME OF SNAKES & LADDERS REIMAGINED IN ARMOURIES SQUARE

The Lumen Prize Exhibition 2017

Friday 28th – Sunday 30th April 2017
Various locations at Leeds Dock

We are very excited to be bringingthe internationally renowned Lumen Prize Exhibition back to Leeds as part of the Leeds International Festival.

We've hand picked a selection of award winning installations that blur the lines between art, technology, sound and audience participation. If you thought last year was good wait til you see this years exhibition.

Digital Ladder

Wednesday 26th April 2017

Digital Ladder presents an opportunity to meet the companies based at Leeds Dock and find out more about pathways open to students and graduates interested in careers in digital, media and tech.

This event includes open-door office tours and presentations from current apprenticeship students and work placement graduates from the Sky Software Engineering Academy.

Neighbour tenants Epiphany, Ilk, First 10, I See PR, Success Flow and Hatch Communications will all be taking part.

Museum Of Youth Culture: Unity Through Subculture

Saturday 22nd - Sunday 30th 2017

The Museum of Youth Culture project will house a specially commissioned exhibition, 'Unity through Subculture', featuring photography, ephemera and oral history. The exhibition will explore the power of fashion, music and self expression to forge a vital common thread amongst young people. Unity though Subculture is a celebration of creative freedom and it’s ability to break down walls in a world of increasing unrest.

Museum Of Youth Culture: Gavin Watson Talks

Saturday 22nd - Sunday 30th 2017

The Museum of Youth Culture project will house a specially commissioned exhibition, 'Unity through Subculture', featuring photography, ephemera and oral history. The exhibition will explore the power of fashion, music and self expression to forge a vital common thread amongst young people. Unity though Subculture is a celebration of creative freedom and it’s ability to break down walls in a world of increasing unrest.

The Digital Art Debate

Friday 28th April 2017

Following on from 2016’s successful Digital Art Debate, Leeds Dock are excited to be hosting this year’s event at The Tetley with a Show, Tell & Discuss format of presentations, panel discussion, Q&A and networking opportunity.

Digital Skills Share

Wednesday 26th April 2017

Do you have a small business, creative project or burning ambition to launch your idea or innovation? Are you looking for some FREE advice on all aspects of your marketing and PR? Then you've come to the right place!

Following on from the success of last year’s Digital Festival Skill Share event at Leeds Dock we are delighted to be hosting this event for you to come along and get some great advice from some of the best digital and communications agencies in Leeds, all of whom are now based at Leeds Dock.

Join us for this FREE event – come along from 1pm for an introduction and talk from SuccessFlow on Marketing Automation - a MUST for small, medium and large businesses alike in this fast-paced and competitive world, or drop in at any time until 5pm for a one-to-one session with any of the other agencies on board. Specialists will be on hand to talk about social media, PR, SEO and any other area of communication that you need advice on. If you have a challenge, we'll have an expert who can help...

Kids Tech Day

Saturday 29th April
various workshops from 12 - 4pm

Leeds Central Library’s Digital Engagement Team will be decamping to Leeds Dock for a day of free ‘Library Lab’ creative tech workshops for 6 - 8+ year olds.

Light Night Leeds: ‘Light Water, Dark Sky’ by Squid Soup

‘Light Water, Dark Sky’ is an large, immersive three-dimensional digital art installation that was located on a floating pontoon in the middle Leeds Dock.

Light Night Leeds
This event took place on Thursday 6th and Friday 7th October.
18.00 - 23.00

With an additional night at leeds Dock:
Saturday 8th October.
12.00 till late.

British Street Food Awards

25-26 June 2016
11am - late

The British Street Food Awards head to Leeds Dock for the Northern Heats from 25-26 June 2016.

Leeds Digital Festival

April 25th–29th, 2016
Various Events

In 2016 Leeds Digital Festival is collaborating with the award-winning Live at Leeds music festival, to create a exciting programme showcasing the hottest musical talent and the latest emerging technologies.

Code-X

Code-X has now ended thank you for coming.

Home Grown At Leeds Dock

Returning this Spring

Home Grown at Leeds Dock is a celebration of the best Leeds has to offer with a host of local producers pitching up by the waterside over the next few months.

Leeds Indie Food Festival 2016

May 12th–30th 2016
Leeds Dock

2 unique pop-ups and 1 masterclass head to Leeds Dock as part of the city-wide Leeds Indie Food Festival. #LIF16

Leeds International Film Festival 30 ‘Aliens’

Leeds Town Hall
Wednesday 9th Nov at 20.15

LIFF, The Royal Armouries & Leeds Dock presents 30th Anniversary screening of 'Aliens' plus Ripley's actual Pulse Rifle

Leeds International Film Festival 30 ‘Fantastic Mr Fox’

Leeds Dock Barge
Saturday 12th at 10.00 and 14.00

Leeds Dock is showing a selection of Wes Anderson classics including 'Fantastic Mr Fox'

Leeds International Film Festival 30 ‘The Life Aquatic…’

Leeds Dock Barge Cinema
Thursday 10th & Friday 11th Nov at 19.00

Leeds Dock's Barge Cinema is showing a selection of Wes Anderson classics including 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou'

The Digital Debate

Wednesday 26th April 2017

Bringing together leading figures in the Leeds' digital community, The Digital Debate provides the opportunity to learn about and discuss the big digital topics of 2017. Presentations will be followed by a panel discussion and Q&A.

Pokémon Go

All Year Round

Using Augmented Reality and GPS technology combined with the much-loved game and characters, Pokémon Go manifests Pokémons into the real world, to be fought, lured and trained.

Primal Stampede

11th September

Unleash your inner beast at Leeds’ only urban assault course.

The Big Lunch at Leeds Dock

12 June 4-7pm

The Big Lunch is the UK's national get-together for neighbours and we're hosting our very own at Leeds Dock!