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Cosmic Valentine 2019

14 February 2019

The ultimate romantic experience beneath the stars

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Join us for an unforgettable night, with cocktails, fine dining and romance beneath the stars.

Arrive to spectacular cocktails and a chance to explore the iconic 42m high Rocket Tower, before heading to the heart of the exhibition to enjoy a four-course dinner.

Included in your evening is an opportunity to discover the Centre’s galleries in near exclusivity.

You can even upgrade your package to include privacy, prosecco or a night in one of the best hotels in Leicester.

Our Science Lab will be open throughout the night, so why not drop in to create a special memento to take home.

Plus your evening will include a romantically-themed tour of the night sky in the UK’s largest planetarium, the Sir Patrick Moore Planetarium.

19:00 Doors open – enjoy a cocktail upon arrival

19:00 – 20:30 Opportunity to explore the Rocket Tower

19:15 – 20:30 Dinner in the galleries (select dining time)

20:30 – 21:30 The Lab is open for Science of Love make-and-take sessions

20:30 – 00:00 Opportunity to discover the exhibition

22:00 – 22:30 Romantic tour of the Night Sky

00:00 Departure

Menu


Please select your menu choices upon booking. All of our food is freshly prepared in-house by our own team of dedicated chefs, if you have any dietary requirements, please let us know in advance to allow us to accommodate your needs.


Chicken, Apricot & Lemon Terrine

Tender pieces of chicken with apricot & lemon wrapped in streaky bacon, served with harissa dressed celeriac slaw and a preserved lemon dressing

Seared Tandoori Mackerel

Cured mackerel with pickled daikon, red onion, toasted coconut, served with mint & coriander creme fraiche

English Goats Cheese

Roundels of fresh goat’s cheese roasted red pimento, confit of heritage tomatoes, chilli and pomegranate dressed wild rocket, toasted ciabatta (v)


Rosemary Rump of Lamb

Pot roast rump of roasted lamb, served with roasted winter vegetables and potatoes, with salsa verdi and a lamb jus

Roasted Vegetable Baklava

Roast vegetables, spinach, Applewood smoked cheese, layers of filo pastry, served with a rich plum tomato and smoked paprika sauce (v)


Passionfruit Mousse

Sitting on a vanilla sponge, decorated with fresh fruit and a red shortbread heart biscuit

Dark Chocolate Truffle

Sitting on a biscuit base, encasing whole raspberries and decorated with fresh fruit


Freshly brewed coffee and locally sourced tea
Served with Truffles

Cosmic Package

Cocktail upon arrival, four course dinner, Science of Love make-and-take session, Tour of the Night Sky and access to the exhibition.

£49 per person

Ultimate Cosmic Package

Cocktail upon arrival, four course dinner, Science of Love make-and-take session, Tour of the Night Sky, a bottle of Prosecco per couple, a private dining area and access to the exhibition.

£66 per person (limited ability)

Cosmic Valentines Constellation Personalised Print

A personalised print with the night sky of your Cosmic valentine evening with your names on the print.

£30

Bottle of house Champagne on your table

Why not pre-order a bottle of house Champagne for your table?

Drinks Pre-Order Form

Why not extend your evening and stay at one of our excellent local hotels?

The Belmont Hotel

£85 bed and breakfast for a classic double room.

To get this rate, please call the Belmont Hotel directly on 0116 254 4773 and quote “Space Centre – Cosmic Evening

Holiday Inn Leicester

£79 bed and breakfast for a standard double room also including leisure facilities (pool, steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi and gym)

To get this rate please quote “Space Centre – Valentines 2019“. Call or email in-house reservations on 0116 242 8707 or reservations@hileicester.com

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FAQs

The Rocket Tower is open 19:00 – 21:00.

All tickets must be booked in advance and menu choices selected.

Any dietary requirements must be included at the time of booking. We cannot guarantee to offer alternatives on the night without prior notification.

All bookings are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Tickets to Cosmic Valentine do not include entry to the Centre during the day and is not applicable for the Annual Pass Upgrade.

Free parking is available on site.


For any questions, or to discuss dietary requirements in advance, please email events@spacecentre.co.uk

 

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