The UK's most exciting cocktail festival returns to Manchester for an epic two-day cocktail party. Cocktails in the City, the UK’s leading cocktail festival, is back to deliver a double header of cocktail creativity in Manchester’s newest venue, The Viadux, this October.
Bringing the cities leading bars and bartenders together for a two-night celebration of Manchester’s world-class cocktail culture, this edition of Cocktails in the City promises to be the most exciting and innovating yet.
From secret speakeasies such as Speak in Code , The Washhouse and Wood & Company, to familiar favourites, The Alchemist, Tattu, The Botanist, all washed down with brand new openings 7 Sins and Dishoom. 18 of the city’s leading venues will be serving up never-before-seen serves set to the epic backdrop of Viadux at this unique festival of drinks.
NEW FOR 2019
18 HAND PICKED COCKTAIL BARS
Sample new an exclusive cocktails from the best bars in the city INCLUDING 186, a new bar that has yet to even open its doors.
VENUE: THE VIADUX
Cocktails in the City invites Mancunians to get lost in the epic surroundings of Manchester’s newest event space, The Viadux.
STREET FOOD MARKET
For the first time, Cocktails in the City has pulled together the finest of the city’s street food providers to bring you the night market, the perfect pairing to delicious cocktails. Showcasing some of the city’s hottest talent including the highly acclaimed Slurp, Crackle & Pop and nominated street food vendor of the year Wholesome Junkies.
STYLIST LOVES CHAMPAGNE BAR
In collaboration with Stylist Magazine, this year will see the first outing of our Stylist Loves bar where we bring three of Manchester’s most influential female bartenders to serve up three delicious Laurent-Perrier champagne cocktails, with guest shifts from Agnes Nemeth of Tattu, Melike Sahin of Grand Pacific and Carmel Healy of Wilderness Bar + Kitchen.
INTERACTIVE TASTING EXPERIENCES
Alongside the Tasting Rooms, Cocktails in the City’s travelling immersive drinks experience, CITC guests can expect a whole host of new and amazing experiences. Get inked by Tattu’s travelling tattoo artist, enter Flight Club’s epic darts competitions and play a hand of cards to choose your cocktail with The Washhouse.
2019 BAR LINEUP
7 Sins – 186 - The Alchemist New York Street - Arcane - Blank Canvas - The Botanist - Bunny Jackson's - Cottonopolis – Dishoom - Flight Club - Science & Industry - Stylist Loves Laurent-Perrier Champagne Bar - Tattu - The Washhouse - Whiskey Jar
The UK’s greatest cocktail festival is back this autumn and is set to be bigger and bolder than ever. Cocktails in the City invites Mancunians to sip their way through show-stopping cocktails, discover hidden rooms, and witness Manchester’s cocktail making elite in action as each bar competes to be crowned best bar. For one weekend only, embark on a cocktail journey through rooms teeming with immersive experiences, drinks lead entertainment and cutting edge cocktails.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Entry with cocktail||£12.50 per ticket|
|Group save ticket (for 5 or more)||£10.00 per ticket|
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
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