Athena Leicester Conferencing and Banqueting
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Athena is a great choice of venue for concerts, classical and modern live music events , diasporic/world music shows, as well as improvisational theatre and professional comedy nights

With a capacity of up to 2000 guests, 5 bars across 3 levels, the impressive main auditorium has an uninterrupted view to the purpose-built stage with gallery viewing over.

We offer an impressive specification of in house AV equipment with full technical support. Ranging from state of the art moving heads to a 10m cinema screen, star cloth walling, line-array speakers, extensive lighting and an experienced operations team, Athena gives your concert an amazing foundation for success.

For more information on booking the venue for your concert or show, call us on 0116 262 6556 or

Everything you need in a venue

  • 2000sqm of floor space
  • 2000 guest capacity
  • Multiple zoning
  • 3 high-volume, high-speed designed bars
  • City centre location
  • 100Mb dedicated fibre leased line
  • Flexible layout
  • 4 en-suite dressing rooms
  • AV included
  • Exclusive venue hire

Talent at Athena

Some previous acts that have wowed Athena include:

  • Kasabian
  • Olly Murs
  • The Saturdays
  • Louisa Johnson
  • Davido
  • Five After Midnight
  • Dionne Warwick
  • Maher Zain
  • JP Cooper
  • Richard Blackwood
  • Satinder Sartaj
  • Diljit Dosanjh
  • Paul Chowdhry
  • Jagjit Singh
  • Atif Aslam
  • Thomas Mapfumo
  • Oliver Mktudzi
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