What's on in Manchester

What's on in Manchester

Events, festivals and performances across the region

  1. Since 1969, Chetham’s has educated many of the country’s finest young musicians. Now it also presents a superb performance programme at The Stoller Hall, which offers a flawless acoustic for live music. Throughout 2019, Fifty Concerts for Fifty Years sees solo artists, chamber groups, folk and orchestras, performing for Chetham’s Golden Anniversary.
    1. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
  2. MIF
    Manchester International Festival (MIF) is an artist-led, commissioning festival presenting new works from across the spectrum of performing arts, visual arts and popular culture. It was launched in 2007 and takes place biennially.
    1. 4 Jul 201921 Jul 2019
  3. After nearly ten years since the last UK tour sold out within days, Cameron Mackintosh has announced that his acclaimed Broadway production of Boublil and Schönberg’s musical LES MISÉRABLES
    1. 19 Feb 201930 Mar 2019
  4. Discover Manchester is the official Tourist Board daily walking tour of Manchester.
    1. 1 Jan 201631 Mar 2017
    2. 1 Jan 201731 Mar 2018
    3. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2019
  5. 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
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    4. 1 Dec 20189 Dec 2018
    5. 16 Feb 201924 Feb 2019
    6. 16 Mar 201931 Mar 2019
    7. 20 Apr 201928 Apr 2019
    8. 18 May 201926 May 2019
    9. 22 Jun 201930 Jun 2019

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intu Trafford Centre

intu Trafford Centre

Manchester's shopping and entertainment complex.

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2019

1st January 2019-31st December 2019
A World Inside A Book: Gruffalos, Dragons, and Other Creatures

A World Inside A Book: Gruffalos, Dragons, and Other Creatures

Explore the magical worlds of your Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler at Z-arts

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1st February 2019-29th February 2020
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
Lowry & The Pre-Raphaelites

Lowry & The Pre-Raphaelites

Lowry & The Pre-Raphaelites: Major exhibition set to celebrate LS Lowry’s love of 19th century...

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10th November 2018-24th February 2019
The Life I Lead

The Life I Lead

Best remembered for playing Mr Banks in Disney’s classic film Mary Poppins, David Tomlinson was...

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22nd February 2019-24th February 2019
Rocket Returns

Rocket Returns

Stephenson's Rocket will return to Manchester for the first time in over 180 years. Designed by...

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25th September 2018-28th April 2019
Lest We Forget?

Lest We Forget?

On the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month, the guns fell silent. A new world...

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27th July 2018-24th February 2019
Celebrating Women in Global Cinema

Celebrating Women in Global Cinema

In 2019 we will host a year-long programme of films and special events highlighting and celebrating...

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1st January 2019-31st December 2019
Mydidae

Mydidae

Two people. One bathroom. A failed attempt at candle-lit romance.

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13th February 2019-23rd February 2019

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