An Evening with Gordon Banks – Mercure Maidstone Kent

24th November saw Kong Event's first event a the Mercure Hotel, Maidstone, Kent.  An evening with 1966 World Cup legend, Gordon Banks.  This event attracted over 160 people who enjoyed a fabulous three-course meal and memorabilia auction, raising money for Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY). Gordon was on fine form, engaging the crow with his [...]

November 25th, 2016|Football, Upcoming Events|

Nigel Benn trains at Kings Gym

Gym members were "in awe" when former world champion boxer Nigel Benn popped in for training. Benn, the ex-world middleweight and super-middleweight champion, remembered for electrifying fights with Gerald McClellan, Chris Eubank and others, visited King's Gym, in Percy Road, Leicester, yesterday afternoon. Benn, who was nicknamed "Dark Destroyer", was in Leicester for An Evening [...]

June 21st, 2016|Boxing Events|

Anthony Joshua – Trevor Nelson

An Evening with Anthony Joshua (Current WBC International Heavyweight Champion) St Martins House, Leicester on Saturday 10th October for a one night only Q&A evening - tickets are available from TicketBomb. Why not carry on the fun afterwards at Jukebox, Leicester's best new bar,   listening and moving to the sounds of Guest Star DJ, BBC Radio's [...]

September 2nd, 2015|Upcoming Events|

Up Close and Personal with Paul Gascoigne

Sunday 31st January 2016   The Curve Theatre   |   Rutland Street   |   Leicester   |   LE1 1SB   Tickets available from Ticketbomb   Paul Gascoigne a.k.a ‘Gazza’ was born and raised in Gateshead and the midfielder signed schoolboy terms with Newcastle United, before turning professional at the club in 1985. During his [...]

August 5th, 2015|Football, Upcoming Events|

An Evening with Anthony Joshua

  This October sees Kong Events bring another sporting superstar to Leicester, in the form of WBC International heavyweight champion and Olympic Gold medallist, Anthony Joshua MBE. The evening will see the young boxing star attending a lounge suit event in the city on Saturday 10th October. Guests can look forward to a 2 course meal [...]

July 17th, 2015|Boxing Events|

An Evening with John Barnes

Grosvenor Casino, Leicester - 16th October 2015 2 Course Meal Free Photo Free Bottle of Beer £5 Gaming chip for the Casino John Barnes MBE is a Jamaican-born English former footballer and manager, who currently works as a commentator and pundit for ESPN and SuperSport. He has recently joined Channel 5 and is the channel’s principal [...]

July 16th, 2015|Upcoming Events|