There's plenty of festive fun to be had with First Bus!

Whether you're looking for the best hot chocolates in town, searching the city for Christmas presents or heading to your local theatre to enjoy a classic panto with family..."He's behind you!!"... you can do it all and more with a £2 Single bus ticket.

Simply download the First Bus App to plan your festive adventure, track your bus live on a map and buy your £2 ticket before you travel - what are you waiting for?

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Discover Christmas in Leeds

Watch a festive show at City Varieties

This year, City Varieties' annual panto will be Robin Hood: The Rock 'N' Roll Panto!
With a twist on a classic panto, the show is packed with classic rock anthems, audience participation and funny gags, and is the perfect way to celebrate the season.

The show is running from Friday 24th November through to Sunday 7th January, with some additional access performances.

Book tickets here.

Wander around Leeds Christmas Markets

What better way to welcome the festive season than a visit to the Leeds Christmas Markets.
Running from 24th November to 22nd December, head to 11 different areas across the city to discover alpine chalets selling yummy festive treats and hand-crafted gifts.

Even better, you can head on over to Kirkgate Market or the Corn Exchange to discover even more markets - find out more about Christmas in Leeds here. 

Have a wobbly skate at Millenium Square

From 24th November - 31st December, Ice Cube is back in Millenium Square!
Enjoy a magical winter experience with outdoor ice skating, bavarian-style market stalls and an alpine-inspired ski bar. Tickets are on sale now, priced at £12 for adults, £11 for students and LEEDSCard holders, and £9.50 for children under 13. 

Book tickets in advance here.

Download our FREE First Bus App

Have everything you need to travel at your fingertips:

  • Plan your festive journey
  • Buy your tickets on the app
  • Track the bus to your stop

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Win a £25 Love2shop gift card in time for Christmas!

This December, as a thank you to our passengers, we're giving away £1k worth of Love2shop gift cards. These can be spent at over 90 different high-street brands and attractions.

All you need to do is sign up below then each day from 4th to 19th December we will email out a multiple choice question. Answer the question correctly and you'll be entered into that day's prize draw to win one of our £25 Love2shop gift cards. Three lucky winners will be drawn at random on each of the first 11 days, with seven winners on the final day (combined across West Yorkshire regions). You can enter every single day so make sure to keep an eye on your inbox!

Full terms and conditions can be found here.

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