Your chance to preview Leeds' giant Magic Lantern Festival

Leeds folk are being offered the chance to grab an exclusive preview of the UK's biggest Chinese lantern festival, which is coming to the city later this month.

The UKs biggest Chinese lantern festival comes to Leeds for the first time this month and is set to attract tens of thousands of guests eager to get a glimpse of this incredible spectacle.

Tens of thousands of people are expected to attend the Magic Lantern Festival at Roundhay Park from November 25 to January 2. But for one night only, on November 24, 500 people can get a sneak peek of the event - with proceeds going directly to official charity partner, the Jane Tomlinson Appeal.

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Fundraising assistant Jenny Sellers said: “This is a great opportunity to get first sight of an event that everyone’s talking about. It’s set to be a thrilling night out – made all the more special by knowing your entry fee is coming to the Appeal to continue its work supporting children’s and cancer charities.”

Tickets costing £10 can be bought via