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Events at The Elephant & Castle, Thurlaston

We host a series of regular and one off events to provide entertainment for “The Herd”. Ranging from our ever popular quiz nights, open mic nights and karaoke to live music, family fun days, beer festivals and the legendary “Pram Race” at Christmas, these events are suitable for all ages. Follow us on Facebook or pop by to this website to keep informed of the forthcoming events.

Quiz Nights plus FIND the JOKER competition

Next Quiz Nights - 28th August & 11 September

What better way to break up the week by giving your grey matter a bit of a work out. Come and join us, once a fortnight and take part in our fun and fast moving, general knowledge quiz. Even if you don't win you will still have a chance to win something by taking part in our "Find The Joker" competition.
Fun starts at 8:30pm so why not join us for a bite to eat before hand?

Open Mic Nights

2nd Sunday of the month

Play an instrument? Like to sing? We hold a "plug and play" night every 2nd Sunday from 8pm. So if you like to perform or simply listen to live music come along! PA system and light refreshment provided.

Darts Teams

Every Thursday

The Elephant and Castle Thurlaston currently has 2 mixed darts teams playing in leagues. We are always looking for new players and to develop the number of teams, so if you are interested why not pop along one evening to find out more and become part of our team.

Playing football or cricket at our local football clubs, Thurlaston Magpies or Huncote Sports and Social Club? Why not pop in to toast your victory or drown you sorrows. We can provide post-match catering to suit your needs and budget.

Wine Tasting Evening

Saturday 19th October - 8:30pm

Join us and our supplier’s sommelier and try one of our 5 NEW WINES with paired canapes.

Advance Tickets are only £20.00 person and limited so will be sold on a first come first served basis.
Pop in and purchase your ticket(s) from one of our team.

Jazz on the Menu

Saturday 26th October

Dine with us on the 26th October and enjoy FREE accompaniment of JAZZ with you meal. We are proud to welcome back "Lady D" a talented and sultry singer accompanied by local keyboard legend Eddie Heggs. A night not to be missed

Kids Halloween Workshop

Wednesday 30th October - from 5pm

Bring your little horrors to the Elephant & Castle to carve creepy pumpkins, decorate devilish cakes, and take part in other spooky goings on ahead of Halloween

Beer and Sausage Festival

Thurs 7th - Sun 11th November

12 award winning ales, 6 tasty and unusual sausages, with live music (Saturday Night) from 2 of Leicester's legendary music acts of the 70s (The Mintwo) all at the Elephant & Castle over the 4 days!
All of these numbers!! DONT FORGET ……...Advance "beer vouchers" can be purchased at a discounted costs. Give us a call or ask at the bar for details.