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  1. Add Chinese New Year to your Itinerary

    Chinese New Year

    Four days of the brightest celebrations across the city, culminating in the spectacular Dragon Parade.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 2020to29 Feb 2020
  2. Add Dippy on Tour to your Itinerary

    Dippy on Tour

    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.

    Dates

    From:
    10 Feb 2020to28 June 2020Various Opening Times
  3. Add Parklife Festival to your Itinerary

    Parklife Festival

    Manchester

    Manchester's biggest music festival returns to Heaton Park. 

    Dates

    From:
    13 June 2020to14 June 2020

    Indicative Availability

    Book Parklife Festival Online (opens in a new window)

  4. Add Chinatown Fireworks Finale to your Itinerary

    Chinatown Fireworks Finale

    Chinatown, Manchester

    Welcome the Year of the Rat at the spectacular firework finale in Chinatown.

    Dates

    From:
    26 Jan 202018:00 -
  5. Add Giant Golden Dragon to your Itinerary

    Giant Golden Dragon

    St Ann's Square, Manchester

    Head to St Ann’s Square to catch a glimpse of the 50ft giant, glittering Golden Dragon that has taken up residence for the weekend. Share your pics using #chinesenewyearMCR.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jan 2020to26 Jan 202010:00 - 18:00
  6. Add Sounds of the City to your Itinerary

    Sounds of the City

    Manchester

    Sounds of the City returns to Castlefield Bowl in July 2020 with another stellar line-up. 

    Venue

    Castlefield Bowl, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2020to11 July 2020

    Indicative Availability

    Book Sounds of the City Online (opens in a new window)

  7. Add Steve Knightley to your Itinerary

    Steve Knightley

    Bury

    Steve Knightley returns to The Met to show off his skills in song writing.

    Venue

    The Met, BURY

    Dates

    From:
    15 Feb 202020:00 - 22:00
  8. Add Disrupt? Peterloo and Protest to your Itinerary

    Disrupt? Peterloo and Protest

    Spinningfields, Manchester

    Part of the national commemorations marking 200 years since the Peterloo Massacre in Manchester 1819, People’s History Museum’s (PHM) headline exhibition for 2019 Disrupt? Peterloo and Protest tells the story of Peterloo and highlights its relevance…

    Venue

    People's History Museum, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    23 Mar 2019to23 Feb 202010:00 - 17:00
  9. Add The Dragon Parade to your Itinerary

    The Dragon Parade

    St. Peter's Square, Manchester

    Follow the famous 175ft dragon through the city’s streets as it makes it way to Chinatown, accompanied by traditional Lion and Ribbon dances, alongside Chinese Opera performers, giant Buddha Dolls and the Chinese Scout parade.

    Dates

    From:
    26 Jan 202012:30 - 14:00
  10. Add Illuminated Dragon Dance to your Itinerary

    Illuminated Dragon Dance

    Chinatown, Manchester

    New for 2020, a stunning illuminated dragon will light up Chinatown each evening with performances at 5.30pm (Friday – Sunday), and additional performances at 6.30pm & 7.30pm on Friday and Saturday.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Jan 2020to26 Jan 2020Various Opening Times
  11. Add Use Hearing Protection: The early years of Factory Records to your Itinerary

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    Use Hearing Protection: The early years of Factory Records

    Castlefield, Manchester

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    This special exhibition tells the story of Factory Records’ formative years from 1978 – 1982, and how it used innovation in the fields of music, technology and design to give Manchester an authentic voice and distinctive identity.

    Venue

    Science and Industry Museum, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    3 July 2020to10 Jan 2021

    Indicative Availability

    Book Use Hearing Protection: The early years of Factory Records Online (opens in a new window)

  12. Add Chinatown Celebrations to your Itinerary

    Chinatown Celebrations

    Chinatown, Manchester

    Celebrate Chinese New Year in Chinatown with live performances, workshops, food, stalls and a funfair.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Jan 2020to26 Jan 2020
  13. Add The Aristocrats at Manchester Academy 2 to your Itinerary

    The Aristocrats at Manchester Academy 2

    Manchester

    Over the past eight years The Aristocrats have released critically acclaimed albums, toured the world, and established themselves as one of the most musically original, refreshingly irreverent, and astoundingly entertaining instrumental rock-fusion…

    Dates

    From:
    23 Jan 202019:30 - 19:30

    Indicative Availability

    Book The Aristocrats at Manchester Academy 2 Online (opens in a new window)

  14. Add Beeing Special to your Itinerary

    Beeing Special

    Manchester

    Fun interactive story session with puppets, song, dance and a craft activity.

    Venue

    People's History Museum, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    23 Jan 202011:00 - 12:00
  15. Add Curious Things: A glimpse into the International Mail Art Archive of Michael Leigh and Hazel Jones to your Itinerary

    Curious Things: A glimpse into the International Mail Art Archive of Michael Leigh and Hazel Jones

    Manchester

    An exhibition of mail art - smallscale works sent through the post.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Sept 2019to3 Apr 2020
  16. Add Screams, chants and tight-lipped silence to your Itinerary

    Screams, chants and tight-lipped silence

    Manchester

    Young Identity and Amnesty present an afternoon of poetry and spoken word in solidarity with Ahmed Mansoor, a human rights activist imprisoned in the UAE.

    Venue

    People's History Museum, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 202015:00 - 16:30
  17. Add Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is  at Oldham Coliseum Theatre to your Itinerary

    Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is at Oldham Coliseum Theatre

    Oldham

    Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is 

    Friday 24 January, 7.30pm

    Oldham Coliseum Theatre

    The ultimate celebration of the sweet sound of Motown is now in its 19th successive year. The stunning 100% live show combines first class music together…

    Dates

    From:
    24 Jan 202019:30 -

    Indicative Availability

    Book Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is  at Oldham Coliseum Theatre Online (opens in a new window)

  18. Add The Who to your Itinerary

    The Who

    Manchester

    The Who are coming to Manchester Arena for 2020.

    Venue

    Manchester Arena, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    16 Mar 2020

    Indicative Availability

    Book The Who Online (opens in a new window)

  19. Add Quiz & Fizz to your Itinerary

    Quiz & Fizz

    Manchester

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

    Venue

    Spinningfields, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    15 Jan 2020to5 Feb 2020Various Opening Times
  20. Add Science show: The science of a world heritage site to your Itinerary

    Science show: The science of a world heritage site

    Macclesfield

    Jodrell Bank became a World Heritage site in July 2019. In this show find out about some of the important moments in this site's history which make it such an important place.

    Dates

    From:
    15 Feb 2020to23 Feb 202011:00 - 12:00
  21. Add Sticky Heat  with Lindstrom to your Itinerary

    Sticky Heat with Lindstrom

    Manchester

    A live show from Norwegian electronic music pioneer Lindstrom,

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 202023:00 - 04:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Sticky Heat  with Lindstrom Online (opens in a new window)

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