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Festivals in Manchester

Festivals in Manchester

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  1. Chinese New Year Celebrations in Manchester

    Marvel at the spectacular, internationally acclaimed exhibition, The Lanterns of the Terracotta Warriors, which will illuminate the city’s Exchange Square.

  2. Add Manchester International Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester International Festival


    Manchester International Festival (MIF) is an artist-led, commissioning festival presenting new works from across the spectrum of performing arts, visual arts and popular culture. It was launched in 2007 and takes place biennially.

  3. Add Bolton Winter Festival to your Itinerary

    Bolton Winter Festival


    Bolton’s Winter Festival offers something for all the family from the popular covered ice rink, super fun snow slide, magical Santa’s Grotto and festive artisan markets.

  4. Wigan International Jazz Festival

    Following the success of the 2016 Wigan International Jazz Festival, the 2017 Festival has been confirmed to take place from Thurday July 6 - Sunday July 9 2017.

  5. Add Parklife to your Itinerary



    Manchester's biggest music festival returns in 2017 on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 June at Heaton Park.​

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  6. Add Festejar Spanish Festival to your Itinerary

    Festejar Spanish Festival


    Festejar in Manchester's very own Spanish festival in the heart of the city centre. Featuring an array of activity in Albert Square including Spanish dancing lessons, live bands, and food and drink, Festejar transforms the area in a Spanish Oasis. 

  7. Add Sounds of the City to your Itinerary

    Sounds of the City


    Sounds of the City returns to Castlefield Bowl in 2017 with another stellar line-up. 

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  8. Add bluedot  to your Itinerary



    An intergalactic festival of music, science and the exploration of space.

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  9. World Black Pudding Throwing Championships

    This annual competition which dates back to the 1980s sees Black Puddings hurtled at a pile of Yorkshire Puddings on a 20ft high plinth.

  10. Add Doki Doki Festival to your Itinerary

    Doki Doki Festival


    Doki Doki - The Manchester Japanese Festival is an event held in Manchester, UK, celebrating both traditional and modern Japanese culture.

  11. Neighbourhood Festival

    City centre festival featuring over 100 international acts.

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  12. Add Caribbean Carnival of Manchester to your Itinerary

    Caribbean Carnival of Manchester


    Manchester Carnival has brought Caribbean culture to the forefront, annually for over 40 years, and is the North West's largest celebration of Caribbean music and carnival arts. A vibrant celebration of Caribbean music, dance, theatre and costume. 

  13. The Greater Manchester Fringe Festival

    The Greater Manchester Fringe Festival is a multi-venue open access arts festival providing support for all art forms to show their work.

  14. Manchester Punk Festival

    Manchester Punk Festival is a volunteer run, not-for-profit, multi-day and venue DIY punk rock festival held in Manchester City Centre, brought by TNSrecords, Anarchistic Undertones and Moving North.

  15. Manchester Beer & Cider Festival

    Add Manchester Beer & Cider Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester Beer & Cider Festival


    Manchester Beer and Cider Festival 2017 returns to Manchester Central in January

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