Making Music

9 September 2023

Cultural Quarter Earlies creative family day

This month at LCB Depot, as part of Sound 2023, weโ€™re making music! Join us from 12-4pm on Saturday September 9th and try out LOADS of instruments!

FREE Tickets on eventbrite

๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ Get inspired by and play with our Sound 2023 exhibition

๐Ÿฅ Drum session with Callum Black from @drumandbrass. Fun and accessible djembe drumming workshop suitable for all ages.

๐Ÿง  Draw musical instruments and sound effects in the Big Draw and make musical instruments out of clay with @brainartuk

๐Ÿ“€ Experiment with digital music

๐ŸŽป Discover your instrument with @LeicsMakeMusic. Come along and try Leicestershire Music orchestral instruments including brass, violin and woodwind

๐Ÿ”Š Join local poet Octavia Nyombi for a spoken word workshop. What happens when children become the experts in the room? In a playful and safe space, bring your family along with your imagination and be prepared to connect through the power of words. Book free tickets via or just drop in at 12, 13.30 and 15.00

๐Ÿฅ™ Get delicious lunch and refreshments from @grays_lcbdepot special family menu

๐ŸŽจ LOADS more activities at venues across the CQ

๐Ÿ›บ FREE Rickshaws between venues from @rideleicester


Activities are FREE but if you can book a free ticket so we’ve got an idea of numbers that would be great

Cultural Quarter Earlies are free drop-in activities for toddlers to ten year olds (and their grown ups) across Leicester’s Cultural Quarter on the 2nd Saturday of every month at Phoenix, Two Queens, Leicester Print Workshop, LCB Depot, and Curve. Follow @cqearlies to keep up to date and signup for the mailing list at

Find out more about exhibitions and events part of Sound 2023 at