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

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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…

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23rd March 2019-23rd February 2020
Rochdale Town Hall Great Hall

Full Public Tour of Rochdale Town Hall

Full Public Tours of Rochdale Town Hall take place on the first Monday of every month (excluding…

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Season

8th January 2020-16th December 2020
Thumbs Up

Thumbs Up

Thumbs Up, a group exhibition that will share work by artists Michael Beard, Frances Disley, Harry…

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24th January 2020-28th March 2020
2020 Banner Display

2020 Banner Display

Visit 2020's selection of historic and contemporary banners – some on public display for the first…

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25th January 2020-3rd January 2021
Rochdale Town Hall

Short Public Tour of Rochdale Town Hall

Short Public Tours of Rochdale Town Hall take place every Wednesday (2.15-3.15pm) - a chance to be…

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Season

8th January 2020-16th December 2020
Anaqronías: a Cervantine photographic interpretation

Anaqronías: a Cervantine photographic interpretation

Anaqronías is a photographic interpretation of Miguel de Cervantes´s Quijote from a modern…

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Season

31st January 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.

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28th January 2020-1st February 2020
Cézanne at the Whitworth

Cézanne at the Whitworth

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

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24th August 2019-1st March 2020
Quiz & Fizz

Quiz & Fizz

Every Wednesday from 6:30pm, get your brainiest team together for a free quiz at The Tavern.

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15th January 2020-5th February 2020

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