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Preston City Centre Events 2024

Prepare for an action-packed year in Preston City Centre.

With an exciting array of things to see and do in 2024, get ready to enjoy your favourite annual events that will undoubtedly keep you entertained and exploring the city you love.

From the vibrant Preston Pride parade, to the electrifying RockPrest, the wonderful and colourful Preston City Mela, and music pumping Preston Weekender, there are endless activities to look forward to in our bustling City Centre!

Stay informed about upcoming events with our comprehensive What's On calendar.

City Centre Events Guide

Feel free to download and take with you our  Visit Preston City Events 2024 Programme (PDF) [1MB]  so you don't miss out!

Also check out the City Events Showreel at YouTube - Visit Preston City Events Showreel.

The Preston Bank Holiday Weekender

4 - 5 May: The Preston Weekender will go ahead on a bank holiday with exciting events and concerts...

Caribbean Carnival

25 - 26 May: Celebrating the flamboyant and creative Caribbean culture within the city with a procession through the City Centre...

Young Jazz in the Square

1 June: Young Jazz is back in Preston after being hugely successful in 2023...

D Day (Civic Anniversary Event)

6 June: A poignant D-Day 80th Anniversary civic event...

D Day 80th Anniversary Celebration

8 June: Pay tribute to the heroes of D-Day and celebrate 80 years of courage, sacrifice, and resilience...

Race for Life

8 June: Raising money for Life-saving Cancer Research with a race at Moor Park...

Euro Fanzone

6, 20, 25 June: Preston's Flag Market is set to become a Festival of Football this Summer...

Windrush Festival 76

23 June: A long running festival full of history and remembrance at Preston's Avenham and Miller Parks...

Rockprest

29 - 30 June: The UK's largest tribute act festival at Moor Park is a fantastic day out for the whole family...

Preston City Mela

6 July: A vibrant celebration in Moor Park of South Asian arts, culture, tradition, and heritage...

The MET

8 July - 4 August: The MET (Mobile Event Tent) is Preston's newest and most exciting entertainment venue...

Preston City Wrestling

17 August: Preston City Wrestling descend upon the crowds at the Flag Market once again...