Discover the must-attend events this month with our curated listings. From live performances to cultural exhibitions, we've handpicked a selection of events that capture the vibrant spirit of Manchester so make the most of your time with our guide to the top events you won't want to miss this Easter Bank Holiday. 

40 Years of the Future: Painting 16 Apr 2024

40 Years of the Future: Painting welcomes back Sarah Feinmann, Tricia Gillman, John Hoyland, and Gary Wragg. Each exhibited as part of Castlefield Gallery’s 1984 inaugural programme. Large abstract paintings shown at the time, including  Harvest 6.3.81…

Cocktail Cruises 16 Apr 2024

The Liquorists have been sailing the waterways of Manchester since 2010 and now you can choose from 10 different cruises. All cruises depart and drop-off at the Castlefield Bowl.   

Manchester Open Exhibition 2024 16 Apr 2024

Taking place every two years, the Open Exhibition is the biggest celebration of Greater Manchester’s creative talent. Between Sat 3 Feb and Sun 28 Apr 2024, the HOME Gallery walls will be filled with work created by you, selected by a panel consisting of art experts and…

30th ¡Viva! Spanish & Latin American Festival 16 Apr 2024

In April 2024 HOME celebrate 30 years of their annual ¡Viva! Festival, honouring three decades of sharing exciting cinema from across the Spanish-speaking world. They've curated a fantastic line-up of 27 features and 10 short films, with an emphasis on warm-hearted…

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