What's on in Manchester

What's on in Manchester

Events, Festivals and Exhibitions

  1. GMPTE bus
    The Museum of Transport Greater Manchester is marking the half-century of Passenger Transport Executives by holding ‘Transpo 50’, a big bus birthday bash on Saturday and Sunday 19/20 October.
    1. 19 Oct 201920 Oct 2019
  2. Manchester Literature Festival (MLF) began trading in 2006 and was built on the legacy of its successful predecessor, Manchester Poetry Festival. MLF provides unique and imaginative opportunities for audiences to experience high quality live literature via an annual festival format and associated project activities.
    1. 4 Oct 201920 Oct 2019
  3. Plenty of Tricks. Plenty More Treats.
    1. 1 Oct 201931 Oct 2019
  4. The Lowry is home to the world’s largest public collection of paintings and drawings by LS Lowry.
    1. 20 Jul 201931 Dec 2019
  5. Manchester Christmas Lights Switch On
    The Manchester Christmas Lights Switch-on heralds the start of the festive season.
    1. 14 Nov 2019
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999

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Lowry Outlet Makers Market

Lowry Outlet Makers Market

The Lowry Outlet Makers Market takes up residency on the Piazza of The Lowry Outlet Mall on the…

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26th October 2019-27th October 2019
LS Lowry: The Art and the Artist

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.

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20th July 2019-31st December 2019
The Strolling Bones by Walk the Plank

The Strolling Bones by Walk the Plank

An unmissable, bone-jangling roaming performance from Walk the Plank – the creative minds behind…

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26th October 2019-27th October 2019
Slime School with Scream Street

Slime School with Scream Street

Families can get crafty at this fun filled Slime School workshop, inspired by CBBC favourite Scream…

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26th October 2019-27th October 2019
Pumpkin Lanterns

Pumpkin Lanterns

The city’s shopping streets get a Halloween makeover, as of thousands of pumpkin lanterns stand…

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1st October 2019-31st October 2019
CBBC & CBeebies Spooky Screenings

CBBC & CBeebies Spooky Screenings

Get into the Halloween spirit with screenings of CBBC and CBeebies’ Halloween specials, plus a host…

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Season

26th October 2019-27th October 2019
Halloween at Grand Pacific

Halloween at Grand Pacific

Manchester’s most iconic dining hall invites you to uncover the sinister and sumptuous secrets of…

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28th October 2019-10th November 2019
Halloween Screenings at Everyman Cinema

Halloween Screenings at Everyman Cinema

Manchester’s boutique cinema experience, Everyman, opens in the city with a scarily good evening of…

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31st October 2019
Monster Invasion: Return of the Monsters

Monster Invasion: Return of the Monsters

Look out, look up, beware. The monsters are back in town! Climbing up buildings, peeping from…

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25th October 2019-31st October 2019

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