Festival of kindness at Curve

Family Event
Recommended age:
3 + years
Sat 12 Feb, 11am - 3pm
Drop in

Children from Ash Field Academy and Mellor Community Primary School have joined forces with artist Sian W Taylor to takeover Curve. And everyone is invited to take part:

  • Date: Saturday 12 February
  • Time: 11am – 3pm
  • Venue: Curve, Leicester
  • Cost: FREE
  • Suitable age: Everyone aged 3+ and their grown-ups!

The children will be on hand to show you around and help you get creative and enjoy your experience.

Here's the line-up:

Downstairs at Curve

Jokes galore

  • With stand up comedian Daniel Nicholas
  • Open mic joke telling
  • Favourite jokes on display and on audio including Ash Field Academy recorded jokes. You can also add your favourite joke to the mix as well!

A DJ Party

  • A live set from DJ Polky throughout the day
  • A playlist of joy sparked by the children from the schools

Giant postcard art swap and exhibition

Traveling music: Gemma Fuller and her Trumpet

Talent swap challenge game: share and learn each other's big and small talents

Joy booth: visit the joy booth and be gifted a small gift of joy including musical performances, a piece of art, a joke or a recipe for the best sandwich in the world!

Upstairs at Curve (via the secret elevator)

The joy room and chill out space including:

  • A magic space with photographer: Samuel Kirby - photoshoot with great props and back drops
  • A film about Joy by Mellor Primary school
  • A dress up room: where will your imagination take you
  • Drawing challenge: a room covered with paper and bubble wrap. Cover the room with drawings of things that bring you joy, see if you can do a drawing challenge or lie on bubble wrap and relax.

To Book

No need to book - just drop in at any point between 11am & 3pm.

Take the chance to explore The Spark Festival Family Day at other city venues.

Presented in partnership with

  • Curve