1. Leeds Art Gallerys Slow Painting
Free to enter and is currently hosting an exhibition called Slow Painting, full of relaxing images by 19 different artists which encourage people to pause and contemplate. Theres also the stunning Tiled Hall caf to enjoy.
2. The Owl at Kirkgate Market
The first pub to ever open its door inside the historic market, gastro pub The Owl, can be found on Fish and Game Row. The venue includes a 44-seater taproom and dining room, masterminded by chefs Liz Cottam and Mark Owens.
3. Leeds Town Halls lunchtime organ recitals
Taking place every Monday lunchtime, the Town Halls free Lunchtime Organ Recitals are one of the citys best kept secrets. The recitals are a great way to switch off and soak up some culture.
Photo: Natalia Maciejuk
4. Leeds City Museum
The free museum has galleries to browse filled with animals and archaeological treasures as well as a caf. The popular Etsy Made Local market will also be back on November 30-Dec 1 if you do still need to pick up a present.