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Radical Manchester Events

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  1. Manchester Histories presents a long weekend of events celebrating and commemorating the rich and diverse histories of Greater Manchester, inspired by the themes of protest, democracy and freedom of speech.

    Dates

    From:
    7 June 2018to11 June 2018
  2. Add Manchester Day 2018 to your Itinerary

    Manchester Day 2018 promises to be even bigger and better than ever. As well as an amazing parade through the heart of the city, Manchester’s city centre squares will feature a dazzling array of performances, decorations and mouth watering food and...

    Dates

    From:
    17 June 2018Various Opening Times
  3. Add Manchester Pride Big Weekend to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Incorporating The Big Weekend at Manchester's world famous Gay Village, The Manchester Pride Parade on the streets of the City Centre and The Candlelit Vigil in Sackville Park.

    Venue

    Canal Street, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    24 Aug 2018to27 Aug 2018

    Indicative Availability

    Book Manchester Pride Big Weekend Online (opens in a new window)

  4. Add The Sparkle Weekend to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Sparkle – The National Transgender Charity presents the Sparkle Weekend 2018.

    Dates

    From:
    6 July 2018to8 July 2018Open 18:00 - 19:00
  5. Add Four Miles from Manchester: Tony Warren's Coronation Street exhibition to your Itinerary

    The Crescent, Salford

    This exhibition tells the story of Tony Warren, the Salford legend, on his path to creating television's biggest and longest running continuing drama, Coronation Street; an innovation of its time, telling the stories of ordinary people on an...

    Dates

    From:
    21 Oct 2017to3 July 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  6. Add Edward II + Jennifer Reid + Poppycock -  TUC 150th Anniversary at the Mechanics Institute, Manchester to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Edward II are the English roots band that uniquely blend the rhythms of the Caribbean with traditional songs from the British Isles. T

    Dates

    From:
    9 June 2018Open 19:30 - 23:00
  7. Add Changing Places, Creating Spaces to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    A stunning new photography exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry charts the history of the museum and the building restoration work carried out since it moved to the site of the historic Liverpool Road Station in 1983.

    Dates

    From:
    14 Nov 2017to31 Dec 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  8. Add Unveiling of stone circle around site of Emmeline Pankhurst statue to your Itinerary

    MANCHESTER

    Stone circle around the Emmeline Pankhurst statue to be unveiled in St. Peter’s Square.

    Dates

    From:
    15 July 2018
  9. Add Oysters 3 (Oysterband Acoustic) -  TUC 150th Anniversary at the Mechanics Institute, Manchester to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Oysterband from a different angle - by popular demand, Oysters 3 take to the road again! John Jones, Alan Prosser and Ian Telfer, the three founder members and creative heart of folk-rock legends Oysterband invite you to an evening of fresh acoustic...

    Dates

    From:
    5 June 2018Open 19:30 - 23:00
  10. Add Annie Swynnerton: Painting Light and Hope to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    The first retrospective for nearly a century of the Manchester born painter Annie Swynnerton, a pioneering professional artist who challenged convention in art and life.

    Venue

    Manchester Art Gallery, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    23 Feb 2018to6 Jan 2019
  11. Add Phil Collins: 'Ceremony' to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Phil Collins' film and gallery installation Ceremony chronicles the journey of an Engels statue to its new home, its homecoming party and stories of people from Manchester.

    Venue

    HOME, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2018to19 Aug 2018
  12. Add Dezi Donnelly & Mike McGoldrick -  TUC 150th Anniversary at the Mechanics Institute, Manchester to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Dezi 'Fiddle on Fire' Donnelly is a Manchester-based fiddle player and one of the founder members of the revered celtic rock band 'Toss the Feathers'.

    Mike McGoldrick has been a member of several influential bands. In 1994 he was awarded the BBC...

    Dates

    From:
    6 June 2018Open 19:30 - 23:00
  13. Add Pankhurst Garden at RHS Tatton Park Flower Show to your Itinerary

    KNUTSFORD

    As part of the celebration of 100 years of the first women's right to vote in the UK they will be building a show garden at 2018 RHS Tatton Park Flower Show.

    Dates

    From:
    18 July 2018to22 July 2018Various Opening Times

    Indicative Availability

    Book Pankhurst Garden at RHS Tatton Park Flower Show Online (opens in a new window)

  14. Add Folk On A Friday Night ft. Bunting and Frolics (Martin Gittins and Bob Ashworth) - TUC 150th Anniversary at the Mechanics Institute, Manchester - Free Entry to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Bob Ashworth and Martin Gittins were active individually on the local folk music scene for many years, but then they came together to form the duo 'Bunting and Frolics', cleverly doubling their repertoire to a stunning seven (7) songs!

    Dates

    From:
    8 June 2018Open 19:00 - 23:00
  15. Add Represent! Voices 100 Years On Exhibition to your Itinerary

    MANCHESTER

    An engaging and interactive exhibition looking at the notion of representation itself, voiced by an editorial team of community groups which draws inspiration from historical pieces in the museum's collection

    Venue

    People's History Museum, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    2 June 2018to3 Feb 2019
  16. Add Queens Of The Coal Age to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    A powerful play full of northern wit this is associate artist Maxine Peake's first play for the Royal Exchange, a true story of four women taking a stand in the face of a changing world

    Venue

    Royal Exchange Theatre, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    28 June 2018to21 July 2018
  17. Add Sonia Boyce to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    The first retrospective exhibition by leading British artist Sonia Boyce, focusing on work from the mid-1990s to the present. The exhibition includes a new collaborative performance work, Six Acts, commissioned by the gallery.

    Dates

    From:
    23 Mar 2018to22 July 2018
  18. Add Pankhursts in Town and Nelson Street to your Itinerary

    MANCHESTER

    This guided tour will convene in Manchester city centre and take in some of the key places the Pankhursts knew and where they made their impact

    Venue

    Central Library, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    10 June 2018Open 13:00 - 15:30

    Indicative Availability

    Book Pankhursts in Town and Nelson Street Online (opens in a new window)

  19. Add Diamond to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Diamond explores LGBT history spanning the 60-year period from 1957 to 2017 through the personal biography of David Hoyle.

    Venue

    HOME, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    11 June 2018to13 June 2018
  20. Add Mike Harding (solo) -  TUC 150th Anniversary at the Mechanics Institute, Manchester to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    This year, the TUC celebrates its 150th anniversary and with it, a century and a half of working together to change the world of work for good. To mark this special occasion in Manchester, Band on the Wall brings some of its favourite folk artists...

    Dates

    From:
    3 June 2018Open 19:30 - 23:00

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