What's on this Winter

What's on this Winter

Christmas, New Year, and Chinese New Year events

  1. Stephenson's Rocket will return to Manchester for the first time in over 180 years. Designed by Robert Stephenson, Rocket's win proved once and for all that locomotives were better at pulling trains along the Liverpool and Manchester Railway. This technology was extended across the entire railway network, paving the way for the modern rail network This is a once-in-a lifetime opportunity to see an iconic symbol return return to the site of the world's oldest surviving passenger railway
    1. 25 Sep 201828 Apr 2019
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  2. Autumn
    Autumn in Manchester
    1. 23 Nov 201823 Dec 2018
  3. ITV have opened their outdoor Coronation Street sets at MediaCityUK to the public, including the world-famous cobbled street. The experience lasts around 80 minutes taking in Coronation Street, Rosamund Street and the newly extended Victoria Street, with plenty of opportunities for photos. Visitors will walk in the footsteps of the famous residents, discover filming secrets and hear stories of their favourite characters.
    1. 29 Sep 201830 Sep 2018
    2. 3 Nov 201825 Nov 2018
    3. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    4. 1 Dec 20189 Dec 2018
    5. 16 Feb 201923 Feb 2019
    6. 16 Mar 201930 Mar 2019
    7. 20 Apr 201927 Apr 2019
    8. 18 May 201925 May 2019

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Dolly Alderton

Dolly Alderton

With a reading from the author herself, and your chance to ask Dolly your own searching questions,...

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Season

24th November 2018
Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical

Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical

The iconic musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert is going on tour! With more glitter than ever...

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25th November 2018-30th November 2018
HOME theatre and cinema

Little Forest at HOME

Little Forest is a based on a Manga series about a young woman who returns to the countryside of...

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25th November 2018-26th November 2018
National Football Museum

Dementia Friendly Football Memories

A dementia-friendly get-together, meeting other football fans and sharing memories.

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Season

28th November 2018
Manchester City Football Club First Team Experience Tour

Manchester City Football Club First Team Experience Tour

The First Team Experience Tour will give City fans the chance to see the inner workings of the...

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9th March 2018-9th March 2019
The Lanterns at Chester Zoo

The Lanterns at Chester Zoo

There will be new fantastical and colourful worlds, full of animal-inspired illuminations and...

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23rd November 2018-23rd December 2018
Matilda the Musical

Matilda The Musical

Winner of 85 international awards, including 16 for Best Musical, the Royal Shakespeare Company's...

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2018 Opening dates and times

18th September 2018-24th November 2018
Santa’s Grotto at the Ice Village

Santa’s Grotto at the Ice Village

Meet the main man himself at the Ice Village! What could make Christmas more magical than...

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Manchester Ice Village 2018 opening dates and time

9th November 2018-5th January 2019
HOME theatre and cinema

Microhabitat at HOME

Microhabitat is a timely film about a female outsider in her 30s who has to relinquish her new...

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24th November 2018-25th November 2018

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