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Family Events in Manchester

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Number of results: 47

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  1. Add Rochdale Feel Good Festival to your Itinerary

    Rochdale

    On Friday 11 and Saturday 12 August 2017, enjoy fabulous free entertainment in Rochdale town centre, headlined by indie-rock band Razorlight.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Aug 2018
  2. Add MCM Manchester Comic Con to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    The UK's BIGGEST Modern Pop-Culture event.

    Dates

    From:
    28 July 2018to29 July 2018Open 09:00 - 17:00
  3. Add Bolton Food and Drink Festival to your Itinerary

    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.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Aug 2018to27 Aug 2018

    Indicative Availability

    Book Bolton Food and Drink Festival Online (opens in a new window)

  4. Add Envirolution Festival 2018 to your Itinerary

    MANCHESTER

    Envirolution is a community-minded, free, family-friendly festival running in Platt Fields each year, full of sustainability-themed workshops, amazing live music, discussions and games to get stuck into.

    Venue

    Platt Fields Park, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    2 June 2018Open 13:00 - 19:00
  5. Add Santa Specials to your Itinerary

    Bury

    Kick start your Christmas celebrations with a steam train ride through a winter wonderland on what has become a firm family favourite in the North West.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Nov 2018to25 Nov 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
    From:
    1 Dec 2018to2 Dec 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    8 Dec 2018to9 Dec 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    15 Dec 2018to16 Dec 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    21 Dec 2018to24 Dec 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  6. Add Play With Clay Bank Holiday Kids Sessions to your Itinerary

    Dantzic Street, Manchester

    Looking for something to do with your children on this fine Bank Holiday Monday? Grab a ticket and come along to this very playful play with clay session, where you and your children can have a go at throwing, hand building and lots more! Each...

    Dates

    From:
    28 May 2018Open 10:00 - 15:30
  7. Add David Walliams Awful Auntie to your Itinerary

    MANCHESTER

    From the award-winning West End producers of Gangsta Granny comes the world premiere of David Walliams’ amazing tale of frights, fights and friendship, featuring a very large owl, a very small ghost and a very awful Auntie!

    Venue

    Manchester Opera House, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    20 June 2018to24 June 2018

    Indicative Availability

    Book David Walliams Awful Auntie Online (opens in a new window)

  8. Add Happy Hour to your Itinerary

    Sale

    The workers on Level 3 are racing against the clock to reach their quota of Smiley Faces, but are they really happy enough?

    Dates

    From:
    23 July 2018Open 19:30 - 20:40
  9. Add Michael Rosen's Chocolate Cake to your Itinerary

    Sale

    Follow the adventures of two brothers and the mysterious night-time disappearance of a chocolate cake in this scrumptious musical adaptation of Michael Rosen's much loved poem and picture book Chocolate Cake.

    Dates

    From:
    30 May 2018to31 May 2018
  10. Add Big Fish Little Fish - Father's Day Family Rave! to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Treat Dads and Granddads to a Father's Day with a difference and come family raving!

    Dates

    From:
    17 June 2018Open 14:00 - 16:30
  11. Add Small Worlds to your Itinerary

    Sale

    This is an unforgettable piece of visual theatre – a unique integration of puppetry, miniature landscapes, original animated film and music.

    Dates

    From:
    25 July 2018Open 13:15 - 14:15
  12. Add Sci-Fi on the Sidings to your Itinerary

    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.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Aug 2018to19 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  13. Add Halloween Ghost Trains to your Itinerary

    Bury

    Are you brave enough to board the Halloween Ghost Train? Take a ride to Rawtenstall and back alongside a host of hideous haunters and giggling ghouls.

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2018to27 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
    From:
    31 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  14. Add May half term family fun at Elizabeth Gaskell's House to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Forest School teacher Helen Russ will lead an afternoon of nature crafts and activities in Elizabeth Gaskell's beautiful garden inspired by the plants, trees and outdoor space at the House. Drop in and enjoy the fun.

    Dates

    From:
    30 May 2018Open 12:00 - 15:00
  15. Add Just So Festival to your Itinerary

    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.

    Dates

    From:
    17 Aug 2018to19 Aug 2018Open 14:00 - 12:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Just So Festival Online (opens in a new window)

  16. Add Space Mission at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Manchester to your Itinerary

    Stretford

    3, 2, 1… LIFT OFF! From 24th March, start an intergalactic building mission at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Manchester!

    Space Mission will transport families into space for a unique cosmic LEGO adventure.
    Rocket into outer space and become LEGO...

    Venue

    LEGOLAND Discovery Centre, TRAFFORD

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018to31 Dec 2018Open 10:00 - 18:00
  17. Add Geronimo Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheshire

    Geronimofest – a fabulous family festival! Arley Hall, Cheshire 25th-28th May! From Cbeebies superstars to BMX stunt shows – and everything for all ages in between! Why not make it a mini-vaction and camp or glamp with us for the weekend?!

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2018to28 May 2018
  18. Add Mums Enterprise Roadshow to your Itinerary

    Trafford

    The UK's only FREE to attend child-friendly flexible work and business show is finally coming to Manchester, EventCity on 20th June 2018.

    Venue

    EventCity, TRAFFORD

    Dates

    From:
    20 June 2018Open 10:00 - 18:00
  19. Add Day Out With Thomas to your Itinerary

    Bury

    Calling all little engineers! Join Thomas, the number one blue engine, at the East Lancashire Railway for a train ride unlike any other.

    Dates

    From:
    4 Aug 2018to5 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
    From:
    6 Oct 2018to7 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Day Out With Thomas Online (opens in a new window)

  20. Add Greater Manchester Walking Festival to your Itinerary

    The fourth Greater Manchester Walking Festival takes place this May with 300 free guided walks across the region.

    Dates

    From:
    1 May 2018to31 May 2018
  21. Add Cheshire Game and Country Show to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    The Cheshire Game & Country Fair and the English Open Chainsaw Carving Championships is now in its 11th year. It offers the show visitor an outstanding choice of arena entertainment with three main show arenas presenting country sports and pursuits...

    Dates

    From:
    25 Aug 2018to27 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 18:00

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