A multi-functional live event venue and has a standing capacity of 8,000 persons in its concert configuration. The square is currently home to the Leeds Big Screen and plays host to some of the our key events such as the popular annual Christkindelmarkt German Christmas Market and the Ice Cube outdoor temporary ice rink plus major sport screenings.
The square is also widely used for various community based celebrations, charitable and commercial events and promotions staged throughout the year including St Patrick's Day, Vaisakhi and Leeds Pride celebrations, Leeds Half Marathon and The Leeds 10k - Jane Tomlinson's Run For All sporting events plus other high profile events such as live outdoor music concerts.
View Millennium Square Webcam
The webcam is mounted on the roof of the Leeds Civic Hall and overlooks Millennium Square. The view covers the Town Hall on the right and the Carriageworks Theatre complex in the centre. The brick chimney of the Electric Press printworks is on the far left.