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Family Events in Manchester

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  1. Add Lancashire Weekend to your Itinerary

    Lancashire Weekend


    Celebrate the day Lancashire sent its first representatives to parliament, join us for a feast of folksy Lancastrian favourites including the Lancashire Day proclamation which will be read out by a traditional town crier!

  2. Add Chinese New Year to your Itinerary

    Chinese New Year

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

  3. Add Day Out With Thomas at East Lancashire Railway to your Itinerary

    Day Out With Thomas at East Lancashire Railway


    Give the Little Blue Engine the welcome he deserves at this, the first Day Out With Thomas event of 2017. He will return to Bury 5th - 6th August and again 7th - 8th Oct

  4. Add Dinosaurs in the Wild to your Itinerary

    Dinosaurs in the Wild


    Dinosaurs in the Wild is a unique and exhilarating blend of live-action theatre, theme park fun and the very latest palaeontological knowledge which will transport you back an astonishing 67 million years by time machine to encounter living...

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  5. Add The Crystal Maze Live Experience to your Itinerary

    The Crystal Maze Live Experience

    Lower Byrom Street, Manchester

    In the 90’s, The Crystal Maze was one of the UK’s favourite television shows. Now it’s your turn to be the star of the show.

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  6. Add Halloween in the City to your Itinerary

    Halloween in the City


    Plenty of Tricks. Plenty More Treats.

  7. Add Steaming Days at Bolton Steam Museum to your Itinerary

    Steaming Days at Bolton Steam Museum

    Off Chorley Old Road, Bolton

    Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines which one drove the cotton mills and woollen mills of the North of England. Most will be running in steam on these 2 days only. Our oldest...

  8. Add Matilda The Musical to your Itinerary

    Matilda The Musical


    Winner of 85 international awards, including 16 for Best Musical, the Royal Shakespeare Company's touring production of Matilda The Musical will play at the Palace Theatre from Monday 18th September - Friday 24 November 2018. 

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  9. Add Black Sound Series to your Itinerary

    Black Sound Series

    Oxford Road

    A day and night of events and activities celebrating UK music of Black origin.

  10. Add Robot Playground to your Itinerary

    Robot Playground

    Castlefield, Manchester

    Ever wanted to take a robodog for walkies?

  11. Add Child of the Divide to your Itinerary

    Child of the Divide

    Hulme, Manchester

    A story of family, identity and belonging; marking the 70th anniversary of the partition of India.

  12. Add Fairytales gone bad: Grannylocks / The Monstrous Duckling to your Itinerary

    Fairytales gone bad: Grannylocks / The Monstrous Duckling

    Hulme, Manchester

    Join award-winning performance poet Joseph Coelho, winner of the 2015 Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award, as he unravels familiar fairytales to create fresh contemporary classics in an enchanting performance for young and old alike.

  13. Add School of Wizardry to your Itinerary

    School of Wizardry


    Term begins with a magical journey via steam train to a really wizard day out.

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  14. Add Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure to your Itinerary

    Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure


    Celebrate the most memorable Disney tales with all your favourite characters in Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure. 

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  15. Add The Siege of Christmas to your Itinerary

    The Siege of Christmas


    Back by popular demand! Can you help rescue The Spirit of Christmas in this immersive theatrical adventure for young audiences.

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  16. Add Halloween Fun Run 2017 to your Itinerary

    Halloween Fun Run 2017


    Whether you want to walk, jog or run the easy 5km route its entirely up to you, but watch out for the spooky residents of Heaton Park that will be around the course on the look out for you – especially around 'The Tunnel'!

  17. Add Spinningfields Makers Market to your Itinerary

    Spinningfields Makers Market


    The Spinningfields Makers Market will be taking place on the 3rd weekend of every month.

  18. Add Lanterns at Chester Zoo to your Itinerary

    Lanterns at Chester Zoo

    Upton, Chester

    This Christmas, as twilight falls across Chester Zoo a magical Christmas sorting office comes to life.  The zoo will be transformed into an enchanting world full of illumination and  spellbinding theatrical adventure.

  19. Add Le Gateau Chocoat: Duckie to your Itinerary

    Le Gateau Chocoat: Duckie


    Peppered with dress-ups, songs, Disney references and an important message of acceptance, Duckie is a show for the entire family, children and the young at heart.

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  20. Add Halloween Ghost Trains to your Itinerary

    Halloween Ghost Trains


    Calling all goblins and ghouls, are you brave enough to take a ride on the East Lancashire Railway's Halloween Ghost Trains! Climb on board alongside hilarious haunters, madcap monsters and giggling ghosts on this spectrally spook-tacular steam...

  21. Add Tudors Rule! - Fun for all the Family to your Itinerary

    Tudors Rule! - Fun for all the Family


    Spend a fun-filled afternoon at the Library where you can drop in and explore the amazing world of the Tudors.

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