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  1. Add Robots to your Itinerary

    Robots

    Manchester

    The robots are coming.

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  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 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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  4. Add Head to Old Trafford this half term for a great football themed day out with a difference to your Itinerary

    Head to Old Trafford this half term for a great football themed day out with a difference

    Manchester

    To celebrate Chinese New Year on 16th February, Manchester United will be carrying on the festivities every weekday throughout the half term until Friday 23rd February with a range of activities to excite young fans.

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  5. Add Peppa Pig's Adventure to your Itinerary

    Peppa Pig's Adventure

    Manchester

    Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with her school friends.

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  6. Add Matilda The Musical to your Itinerary

    Matilda The Musical

    Manchester

    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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  7. Add Wizard Academy to your Itinerary

    Wizard Academy

    Bury

    It's the first day of term at the Wizard Academy, and a sect of sinister sorcerers have made off with one of the school's most important magical artifacts. Join an enchanting cast of characters on a quest to get it back, and learn all of the skills...

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  8. Manchester Irish Festival

    Manchester

    The Manchester Irish Festival celebrated it's 21st Anniversary in March 2016. Also a year which marked 26 years of the Manchester St Patrick's Parade. The Festival is still considered as one of the largest outside of Ireland.

  9. Wigan Live Festival

    Wigan

    Brand new free music festival over the August bank holiday weekend at various venues around Wigan Town Centre.

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  10. Add Arun Ghosh's Jazz Club to your Itinerary

    Arun Ghosh's Jazz Club

    Hulme, Manchester

    Following his brilliant Big Imaginations Festival Jazz Club Arun is back this April with two performances and a workshop introducing children aged 2 – 5 and 5+ to the world of jazz.

  11. Add Theatre at the Museum - Treasure Island to your Itinerary

    Theatre at the Museum - Treasure Island

    Bury

    Ahoy there mateys. It's time to set sail for adventure as you join Captain Smollet, Jim Hawkins and the notorious Long John Silver in the quest for treasure island. Can you bag the booty before the buccaneers beat you to it?

  12. Add The Kingdom under the Sea to your Itinerary

    The Kingdom under the Sea

    The Quays, Salford

    Inspired by Opera North's performance of Madama Butterfly on the mainstage at The Lowry, nationally-acclaimed storyteller Ursula Holden-Gill will entertain children from 4+ in a specially-designed and decorated indoor tent with an adaptation of the...

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  13. Add Half Term Family Crafts to your Itinerary

    Half Term Family Crafts

    MANCHESTER

    Textile-based craft activities with visual artist Rose Miller in the Servants' Hall from 1-3pm.

    Children and adults can also discover what life was like in a Victorian House. Ring the servants' bell, dress up in period clothes, write at Elizabeth's...

  14. Add Sci-Fi on the Sidings to your Itinerary

    Sci-Fi on the Sidings

    Bury

    Push back the final frontier and boldly go where no steam railway has gone before at the third Sci-Fi on the Sidings event! Celebrate your science fiction faves on this themed family day out.

  15. Add Digital Kids Show to your Itinerary

    Digital Kids Show

    Manchester

    The annual fun, family event returns for its third year.

    Once again it will welcome some of the UK's biggest YouTubers and pop acts for a unique experience.

    They will wow families in a series of live shows plus a huge family friendly gaming area...

  16. Add Just So Festival to your Itinerary

    Just So Festival

    Scholar Green

    An imaginative outdoor adventure like no other as the only arts camping festival in the UK dedicated solely to children and their families.

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  17. Add Tiddler and other Terrific Tales to your Itinerary

    Tiddler and other Terrific Tales

    The Quays, Salford

    Under the sea, out on the farm and into the jungle, these terrific tales are woven together with live music, puppetry and a whole host of colourful characters from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s best-loved titles.

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  18. Add Bolton Food and Drink Festival to your Itinerary

    Bolton Food and Drink Festival

    Bolton

    Voted the best Food Market by the National Association of British Market Authorities, the Bolton Food and Drink Festival runs over August Bank Holiday weekend, and attracted over 260,000 visitors in 2016.

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  19. Add Story and Play to your Itinerary

    Story and Play

    MANCHESTER

    Story and play session every second Wednesday of the month* in the Servants Hall from 11-12pm for stories and play for under fives.

    Children and adults can also discover what life was like in a Victorian House. Ring the servants' bell, dress up in...

  20. Add Animation City Presents the Cosgrove Hall Films Exhibition to your Itinerary

    Animation City Presents the Cosgrove Hall Films Exhibition

    Sale

    Waterside is the new home of the Cosgrove Hall Films archive! We're celebrating with an exhibition featuring your favourite Cosgrove Hall characters.

  21. Add MCM Manchester Comic Con to your Itinerary

    MCM Manchester Comic Con

    Manchester

    The UK's BIGGEST Modern Pop-Culture event.

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