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Festivals in Greater Manchester
Be it in honour of local beers and ales, or commemorating a historical event, you don’t need to tell Mancunians twice to celebrate something.
16 September 2016 - 09 October 2016
FestivalFrom 16th September to 9th October the Peter Street Bier Palace is hosting it’s very own Oktoberfest at the heart of the Manchester Food and Drink Festival.
12 November 2016 - 12 November 2016
ArticleDoki Doki - The Manchester Japanese Festival is an event held in Manchester, UK, celebrating both traditional and modern Japanese culture.
ArticleGreater Manchester is known for its vast array of festivals which take place across the city in all shapes and sizes throughout the year. Here’s a round-up of all the great festivals taking place in Greater Manchester.
06 October 2016 - 09 October 2016
ArticleThe 8th edition of Grimmfest will take place at ODEON Printworks in Manchester.
13 October 2016 - 15 October 2016
FestivalThe Met's annual festival of the finest English Folk Music
01 October 2016 - 12 October 2016
ExhibitionJourneys Fest Manchester is twelve days of extraordinary events that celebrates the artistic talent and incredible stories of refugee artists. Come and explore the diverse programme of free artistic activity, happening citywide
09 December 2016 - 18 December 2016
ArticleAll the installations are designed to be interactive, from the giant 3D maze and huge inflatable rabbits, to the brand new commission, Cathedral of Mirrors.
15 November 2016 - 17 November 2016
ArticleManchester Animation Festival is a celebration of the animated art form.
07 October 2016 - 23 October 2016
ArticleTake part by attending venues across the city for a distinctly Mancunian celebration of literature and the imagination.
19 October 2016 - 23 October 2016
ArticleOktoberfest with German beer, food and music is so much fun.
08 October 2016 - 08 October 2016
ArticleBrand new city centre festival taking place over nine venues and featuring over 100 international acts.
30 September 2016 - 02 October 2016
FestivalOxjam Manchester Takeover Festival is back for 2016 to the streets of Chorlton for a mega weekend of live music.
18 November 2016 - 19 November 2016
FestivalSwitch on to Transition, a festival of light and sound taking place in Bury town centre.
20 October 2016 - 30 October 2016
ArticleAfter three successful years producing Europe’s only Women in Comedy Festival, Dulcet Sounds, the producers of Laughing Cows Comedy established in 1998 bring the 2016 Women in Comedy Festival UK.