Saturday 27 June 2020

Armed Forces Day

Leeds — 4 July 2020

Leeds Armed Forces Day 2020

11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Armed Forces Day in the United Kingdom is now marked by hundreds of events held across the country, celebrating the courage and contribution of the British Armed Forces community: From veterans to currently serving troops, reserves, cadets and service families.

Hosted by our Lord Mayor, Leeds will be celebrating with a FREE event on Briggate in the city centre, from 11am to 4pm on Saturday 4 July 2020.

Lots of attractions, with something to interest all ages:

A huge range of FREE family-friendly activities, including a climbing wall, arts, crafts, and much more

An array of displays, military equipment, armed forces-related stalls and a full-sized replica Spitfire

Stalls with information about welfare, education and services for serving personnel, veterans and their families

The opportunity to speak with people from a range of military charities and veterans groups, and to hear their inspiring stories

A full programme of entertainment including a veterans parade across Leeds city centre