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What's on in Manchester

What's on in Manchester

Events, Exhibitions and Festivals

  1. MIF
    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.
    1. 29 Jun 201716 Jul 2017
  2. Manchester’s King Street Festival returns in June bringing the city’s iconic shopping address alive with music, art, food, games and a host of exclusive in-store events.
    1. 3 Jun 20174 Jun 2017
  3. The Great City Games Manchester is once again set to bring world class athletics to the streets of Manchester, in a thrilling head-to-head contest of some of the best athletes in the world.
    1. 26 May 2017
  4. In the 90’s, The Crystal Maze was one of the UK’s favourite television shows. Now it’s your turn to be the star of the show.
    1. 1 Apr 201730 Jun 2017
  5. Winner of 85 international awards, including 16 for Best Musical, the Royal Shakespeare Company's touring production of Matilda The Musical will play at the Palace Theatre from Monday 18th September - Friday 24 November 2018.
    1. 18 Sep 201824 Nov 2018
  6. It's a long road to Tipperary so why not stop along the way to get into the swing of things at this incredibly popular vintage spectacular. Dig out that polka dot dress, wax that moustache and put on your dancing shoes for a weekend of all singing, all dancing, all action fun!
    1. 27 May 201729 May 2017

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Last chance to see! Wonder Materials: Graphene and Beyond

Last chance to see! Wonder Materials: Graphene and Beyond

There is just over a month left to catch the ground-breaking exhibition Wonder Materials: Graphene...

Openings

Season

23rd July 2016-25th June 2017
Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story at Palace Theatre

Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story at Palace Theatre

Experience the drama, passion and excitement as a cast of phenomenally talented actors and...

Openings

Open

30th May 2017-3rd June 2017
Just An Ordinary Lawyer

Just An Ordinary Lawyer

Tayo Aluko's new one man musical stage play.

Openings

Season

30th May 2017

Season

31st May 2017
KISS

KISS

Heavy metal legends KISS will play Manchester Arena next spring – their only confirmed show in the...

Openings

Open

30th May 2017
Professor Sproutorium’s Science Emporium

Professor Sproutorium’s Science Emporium

Be amazed by science this half term at Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet.

Openings

Open

30th May 2017-2nd June 2017
Trof 10th Birthday

Trof 10th Birthday

Trof NQ, based on Thomas Street in the Northern Quarter, is turning 10 and to celebrate have...

Openings

Trof NQ Birthday Quiz

30th May 2017

Open Mic Night w/ Jimi Goodwin, The Travelling Band, & More…

31st May 2017
Discover Space in Manchester

Discover Space in Manchester

DISCOVER SPACE is the unmissable, free-to-attend, day out this half term.

Openings

Season

31st May 2017
Make Your Mark: Painting Pots – Planting Pansies

Make Your Mark: Painting Pots – Planting Pansies

Be inspired by the Pansy Project which brings beauty to places of sadness.

Openings

31/05/2017

31st May 2017
May Half Term at Elizabeth Gaskell's House

May Half Term at Elizabeth Gaskell's House

This half term explore our glorious garden with our Garden Explorers Trail.

Openings

Season

31st May 2017-4th June 2017

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