What's on in Manchester

What's on in Manchester

Events, Festivals and Exhibitions

  1. Art of the brick
    The Art of the Brick – an exhibition created with millions of LEGO building blocks – is coming to Manchester.
    1. 22 Nov 201920 Apr 2020
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  2. People standing in front of Dippy - on tour and visiting Rochdale
    The Natural History Museum's​ famous dinosaur, Dippy the Diplodocus is leaving the museum for the first time to go a on a tour of the UK, and will visit Rochdale in 2020.
    1. 10 Feb 202028 Jun 2020
  3. Chinese New Year
    Celebrate Chinese New Year with a weekend packed full of fun and fortune from Saturday 25 – Sunday 26 January 2020. Featuring Manchester’s famous red lanterns, a glittering golden dragon, live performances and the legendary Dragon Parade.
  4. The Manchester City Stadium Tour is the most immersive tour experience in Premier League football. Using the latest technology, dreams come true as you and your loved ones sit and interact with Pep Guardiola in the press room.
    1. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2016
    2. 1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017
    3. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
    4. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
    5. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
  5. A-Z of Salford's Collections
    Follow the alphabet through Salford's collections as we take you on a journey from an Ape to the zodiac.
    1. 16 Mar 201923 Feb 2020

What’s On in Manchester

Search for What's On

Type
Area
Location
Keyword
Dates

Search for What's On

Type
Area
Location
Keyword
Dates

This Month

Peterloo commemorative glass, date unknown © People’s History Museum

Disrupt? Peterloo and Protest

Part of the national commemorations marking 200 years since the Peterloo Massacre in Manchester…

Openings

Open

23rd March 2019-23rd February 2020
Cézanne at the Whitworth

Cézanne at the Whitworth

This exhibition celebrates an extraordinary collection of drawings and prints by Paul Cézanne…

Openings

Open

24th August 2019-1st March 2020
The Stoller Hall Spring/Summer Programme

The Stoller Hall Spring/Summer Programme

The world’s leading classical, folk, jazz and contemporary musicians heading to Manchester in 2020

Openings

Season

1st December 2019-31st August 2020
BUDDY - The Buddy Holly Story

BUDDY - The Buddy Holly Story

Seen by over 22 million music fans since it opened in London’s West End in 1989, Buddy speaks an…

Openings

Season

27th January 2020-1st February 2020
Kneehigh: Ubu! A Singalong Satire

Kneehigh: Ubu! A Singalong Satire

A wildly entertaning rough-and-ready promenade musical that puts the audience firmly at it’s heart.

Openings

Season

28th January 2020-1st February 2020
DHAL + DIY

DHAL + DIY

An afternoon of activities designed to celebrate DIY culture, always paired with a bowl of…

Openings

Season

31st January 2020
(c) Alex Brenner

Ladybones

Ladybones is an uplifting and compelling story about OCD, dungarees and being weird but not a…

Openings

Open

28th January 2020-29th January 2020
Della Mae

Della Mae

Della Mae is a GRAMMY-nominated, Nashville-based, all-female string band.

Openings

Season

30th January 2020
Northern – Advance Purchase Online Flash Sale

Northern – Advance Purchase Online Flash Sale

From 7th January Northern are selling single Advance train tickets for just 10p. Nope, that’s not a…

Openings

Season

7th January 2020-29th February 2020

Your Manchester

Get to know the real Manchester from the people who experience it with our blogs

Follow Manchester