Frequently Asked Questions



What is Spirit in the City? 
A festival that gathers people of all cultures for a joyful and dynamic Catholic celebration of faith in the West End of London.

What can I expect?
Joyful celebrations, welcoming atmosphere, quality music, space to think and pray, engaging speakers, uplifting entertainment…

Who is it for?
The events are suitable for all ages – we encourage you to browse through the programme and  chose from the variety of events, venues and activities.

Do I need to book?
No prior booking is necessary, all events are free Thursday, Friday and Saturday and open to the general public. We will be delighted to welcome you.

Who can I contact for further information?
Contact us by email at
or by phone on 020 7440 2663. We will be happy to help!
Follow us on Twitter @SitC_Festival
Find us on Facebook: SpiritInTheCityFestival

What is happening on Saturday?
On Saturday Leicester Square will see a joyful and welcoming Christian celebration. All events are open to the general public. It is an uplifting festival with quality music on the stage and various other activities around the square, such as workshops, Q&A sessions, prayer space…

What do people say about the festival?
“I am so looking forward to SitC2017 -the programme is different each year and brings a freshness to my faith, whilst always being uplifting and challenging. I love celebrating on the streets with music and festival, it gives me courage to share the hope that is in me.” Mary

“It is an amazing event! There is a tremendous sense of joy and unity in coming together for this festival. It offers something for everyone.” Tom