The Bowls England Awards promises to be a glittering evening celebrating the great contribution made by players, officials, clubs, counties & volunteers in the sport.
FRESH FLAKED SCOTTISH SALMON AND PRAWN TIAN (GF)
Topped with miniature leaf salad served on a bed of sweet mango & red onion salsa.
LEEK AND GRUYERE CHEESE TART
Served with sun blushed tomatoes and garden salad with grilled artichokes
LEICESTERSHIRE FARMHOUSE CHICKEN
Topped with crisp local bacon, field mushrooms & herb sauce. Served with
parsley mash & garden greens.
ASPARAGUS & BROAD BEAN RISOTTO
Tender asparagus and broad beans in an Arborio risotto rice served with
truffle oil and fine herbs.
LUXURY WARM CHOCOLATE BROWNIE
Rich warm chocolate brownie served with salted caramel ice cream and
FRESH FRUIT SALAD
A refreshing blend of seasonal and tropical fruits, bursting with natural sweetness and laced with vanilla and mint syrup.
Please note that all dietary requirements will be catered for by the venue. Please make a note of any requirements on the booking form.
- Red carpet and prosecco welcome
- Professional photographer
- Three-course meal
- A professional MC hosting the evening
- Professional band and entertainment throughout the evening
- Professional photographer and free to download images
There are a number of car parks close to the Athena, with the multi-storey NCP Rutland Centre Car Park being the closest to the venue. Please see below for further information.
Customers are advised that none of the car parks detailed on this page are owned or managed by Bowls England and prices are subject to change.
NCP Rutland Centre Car Park (Multi-storey)
56 Halford Street, Leicester, LE1 1TQ
One minute walk from Athena
Access Spaces: 7
Alternative car parks in the local area are detailed below.
Queen Street Car Park
Behind Athena, Queen Street, Leicester, LE1 1QD
1 minute walk from Athena
Hourly charges starting from 90p*
Flat evening rate of £2.50* between 6.30pm
NCP Lee Circle Car Park
Leicester, LE1 3RE
7 minutes walk from Athena
Hourly charges starting from £1.50*
Access Spaces: 4
Highcross John Lewis Car Park
Leicester, LE1 4QJ
14 minutes walk from Athena
Hourly charges starting from £3.50*
Flat evening rate of £2.50* between 5pm and 6am.
Access Spaces: 109
Family Spaces: 56
Electric vehicle charging facilities (Level 1)
*Prices subject to change.
All Leicestershire bus services have stops within a 3 to 10-minute walk of the Athena. Services that stop on or near Charles Street, Humberstone Gate or at Haymarket Bus Station are the closest.
Regional bus services terminate at St Margaret’s Bus Station, Gravel Street, LE1 3AG (12 minutes walk from the Athena).
For more information on your nearest bus stop, visit Leicester City Council’s Travelling by Bus website, or contact Traveline on 0871 220 2233.
Leicester Train Station is less than 10 minutes’ walk away via Charles Street.
London to Leicester is just over one hour via East Midlands Railway, and there are also regular direct services operated from Derby, Sheffield and Nottingham.
Ramada Encore, LE1 1GE – three minutes
Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel, LE1 6ES – four minutes
Ibis, LE1 1PL – 5 minutes
Travelodge Leicester City Centre, LE1 3PH – five minutes
Premier Inn, Leicester City Centre, LE1 1AA – six minutes