Congratulations CCCP On Their Leicester Comedy Festival Awards Win


We’d like to extend our congratulations to Captain Colinoes Comedy Playhouse – who programmed the vast majority of our Leicester Comedy Festival programme – on their Best Promoter win at this year’s Leicester Comedy Festival Awards.

Best Venue Award Nomination

Firebug is absolutely delighted to have been nominated for Best Small Venue (Under 200 capacity) at this years Leicester Comedy Festival Awards – alongside some amazing other venues and good friends of ours.

We’d also like to extend a huge congratulations to Colin at CCCP for his ‘best promoter’ nomination at the awards.

Firebug Spring Cocktail Menu Launch

On Monday 13th March 6pm until 2am You are invited to come and try our new range of cocktails inspired by spring, including a selection of sparkling ones!

The new menu will run along side our main cocktail menu and will be available all the time.

To celebrate the launch we’re doing HAPPY HOUR prices ALL NIGHT!!

Post a photo of you and one of our new Spring Cocktails using#firebugcocktail for your chance to WIN a FREE meal for two and jug of cocktail*!!

@FirebugBar – Twitter
@FirebugBar – Facebook
@firebugbarleicester – Instagram

*or drinks of equivalent value

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Vote Firebug For Best Leicester Comedy Festival Venue

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The voting is open for best venue of Leicester Comedy Festival 2017. You can vote for us (or any of the other amazing venues that are in the running) over at this link right here:

Leicester Comedy Festival at Firebug

Leicester Comedy Festival At Firebug

It’ll soon be February which means one thing – Leicester Comedy Festival is about to land all over the city. We’ve got so much for you, including a raft of shows booked by the incredible CCCP – including Abandoman, Standard Issue in Conversatoon, The Dark Room, Norman Lovett and so much more.

for our full comedy listings head over to THIS PAGE  – tickets for some are selling super fast.

Independent Venue Week at Firebug


Every January venues all across the country celebrate their independence with a week of shows, and once again Firebug is delighted to be a part of it with three shows from our musical friends old and new. We’re incredibly proud to be a part of something so important to live music.

This year our line-up is as follows…

Wednesday 25th January
HECK & The Surrealists [ Tickets ]

Saturday 28th January

Sunday 29th January
RECREATIONS (Sam Duckworth, AKA Get Cape Wear Cape Fly) [ Tickets ]
Performing ‘The Chronicles of a Bohemian Teenager’ in Full