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Events, Festivals and Exhibitions

  1. Escape To Freight Island
    Located on Baring Street, amid the thrilling regeneration of Depot Mayfield, Escape to Freight Island will become a permanent urban market and festival space - an axis of food, drink, music, immersive entertainment, festival takeovers and family focused happenings.
    1. 15 Jul 202031 Dec 2021
  2. Culture in Manchester
    On this site you’ll find re-opening museums, galleries and libraries, theatre performances and film, music and dance and a special section with events just for families.
  3. Summer in the City
    Visiting Manchester during the summer is great fun and this year, more than ever before, the opportunity to safely enjoy the city is one we are all looking forward to.
  4. Looney Tunes Bugs Bunny artwork for Looney Tunes Art Trail
    The playful world of Looney Tunes has taken to the streets of Manchester, with a colourful, family friendly walking tour of the iconic characters popping up around the city.
    1. 14 Jun 202131 Jul 2021
  5. Poster: Grayson's Art Club
    An exhibition of works selected by artist Grayson Perry during Grayson’s Art Club, the popular Channel 4 TV series.
    1. 19 May 202131 Oct 2021
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999

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LS Lowry: The Art & The Artist exhibition entrance

LS Lowry: The Art and the Artist

The Lowry is home to the world’s largest public collection of paintings and drawings by LS Lowry.

Openings

Open

22nd May 2021-22nd May 2022
Manchester Pride Festival

Manchester Pride Festival

Between 27 - 30 August 2021, the internationally renowned event will come alive across the city, on…

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Season

27th August 2021-30th August 2021
Don’t Touch My Hair

Don’t Touch My Hair

Don’t Touch My Hair is a five-minute flashback to one of the finest moments from Hot Brown Honey,…

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Season

1st February 2021-17th August 2021
Dear People of No Colour

Dear People of No Colour

A woman prepares for a performance that can not happen. The work has dried up. There’s nothing for…

Openings

Season

1st February 2021-17th August 2021
Castlefield Bowl

Sounds of the City

Sounds of the City returns to Castlefield Bowl in July 2021 with another stellar line-up. 

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Sounds of the City Opening Dates

11th July 2021-6th July 2022
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Techno Night

Techno Night by Madz Events at TriBeCa Manchester

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Techno Night

5th August 2021
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Glam 45

Formed in 2012 by various members of John Rossalls Glitter Band, Smashed, The Stiffs and Sweet…

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Glam 45

20th August 2021
Blue poster: HOPE FEST: Manchester ADP

Hope Fest: Manchester ADP

Manchester ADP relaunches their 'Scripts Aloud' events as part of Hope Mill Theatre's Outdoor…

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Open

3rd August 2021
AMP: Jungle Cakes BBQ

AMP: Jungle Cakes BBQ

AMP are excited to start the summer with a bang and a BBQ

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AMP: Jungle Cakes BBQ

21st August 2021

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