Festivals in Manchester

Festivals in Manchester

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  1. Add Manchester Folk Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    From intimate traditional concerts to festival fueled big gigs, Manchester Folk Festival presents a broad interpretation of folk and acoustic including Billy Bragg, Eliza Carthy, This is the Kit, The Wilsons and eagerly anticipated return of tunng.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Oct 2018to21 Oct 2018
  2. Add Halloween in the City to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Plenty of Tricks. Plenty More Treats.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2018to28 Oct 2018
  3. Add FOUNDATIONS to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Debuted in 2016, FOUNDATIONS is a two-day micro-festival in Manchester celebrating grassroots live music, creative collaboration, community networking, multimedia art/film and performance. Expect diverse and daring content at the adjacent Northern...

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2018to15 Dec 2018

    Indicative Availability

    Book FOUNDATIONS Online (opens in a new window)

  4. Add Manchester Literature Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    In its first year as a UNESCO City of Literature, Manchester Literature Festival welcomes inspirational authors from across the globe to share their stories, passions and ideas; and in the birthplace of the suffragette movement honours ground...

    Dates

    From:
    6 Oct 2018to21 Oct 2018
  5. Add In Conversation: Plastics Action to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Plastic is filling our world – and it’s something many of us want to change. In this special in conversation event, part of the BBC’s Plastics Watch initiative, Professor Mark Miodownik from University College London and BBC Radio 4’s Paddy...

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 201819:00 - 20:15

    Indicative Availability

    Book In Conversation: Plastics Action Online (opens in a new window)

  6. Add Mirror Pillar to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Take a peek into the mirror universe. Look at any of these artworks directly and you’ll see a complete mess, but glance through the Mirror Pillar, and all will be suddenly revealed. As the mirror bends, bounces and contorts light, you’ll see the...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2018to23 Oct 2018
  7. Add Festival of Leaving Launch Party to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Remember, remember, the 5th of November…and come along to the Festival of Leaving's free launch party. It is the start of a two-week playful and surprising exploration of leaving, loss and legacy at the museum. You will be able to sample the...

    Dates

    From:
    5 Nov 201819:00 - 22:00
  8. Add Power: Late to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Get switched on to our super-charged adults-only evening of electrifying fun. Experiment with the weird and wonderful things you can do with electricity, like making lightbulbs work without plugging them into anything. Mess around with our miniature...

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 201819:00 - 22:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Power: Late Online (opens in a new window)

  9. Add Pi: Awesome Animals and Epic Engineers to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    How would it feel to see like a sea creature? How do bioengineers make materials that mimic mayfly wings or glow like a jellyfish? Unearth the amazing ways in which evolution and animal mechanics are inspiring engineers to develop fancy new sensors,...

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 201809:30 - 15:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Pi: Awesome Animals and Epic Engineers Online (opens in a new window)

  10. Add Festival of Leaving to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    A two week festival of live art and performance exploring the themes of leaving, loss and legacy. A last chance to see one of Manchester's most unique and beautiful performance venues before its temporary closure for renovation in early 2019.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Nov 2018to18 Nov 2018

    Indicative Availability

    Book Festival of Leaving Online (opens in a new window)

  11. Add Warehouse Project & Manchester International Festival Special Edition to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    MIF & The Warehouse Project join forces for a series of unique nights in Manchester's immense and atmospheric Mayfield, a former railway station in Manchester.

    Dates

    From:
    2 Nov 2018to10 Nov 2018

    Indicative Availability

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  12. Add Seeing Sound: A Chromesthesia Concert to your Itinerary

    MANCHESTER

    Ever wanted to taste colour? Or feel a smell? Or see music? This chromesthesia concert is for you. Based on the very real medical condition of sensory wires in the brain getting muddled, experience how technology can render this phenomenon in real...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 201818:00 - 18:45
  13. Add City Sound Walks to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Imagine hearing the tones, beats and rhythms of a city generated from ambient and electrical lighting, urban light design, flashing lamp posts and passing cars. Tune up your portable Noise Machine synthesizer and join the outdoor orchestra as we...

    Dates

    From:
    25 Oct 2018to27 Oct 2018

    Indicative Availability

    Book City Sound Walks Online (opens in a new window)

  14. Add Pi: The Problem with Plastic to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Plastic? It's the final straw! Piles of single use packets and products are polluting our planet to devastating effect and it's going take a lot of bottle (not plastic ones) to start turning back the tide. From banning shopping bags to...

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 201809:30 - 15:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Pi: The Problem with Plastic Online (opens in a new window)

  15. Add Book Shambles Live to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Join The Science and Industry Museum for a specially commissioned live edition of acclaimed podcast Robin and Josie’s Book Shambles. This time, Robin Ince will be joined by guest co-host neuroscientist Professor Sophie Scott and special guest,...

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 201819:00 - 21:00

    Indicative Availability

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  16. Add Seven Thousand Feet to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Marvel at the sight of seven thousand socks hanging high, as artist Christine Wilcox-Baker socks it to diabetes with an epic installation. Every year, over seven thousand lower limbs are amputated in the UK due to diabetes and this giant artwork...

    Venue

    Central Library, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    18 Oct 2018to14 Nov 2018Various Opening Times
  17. Add Pi: Human Evolution to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    What skeletons are lurking in the closet of human evolution? Time to get under the skin of our species' history and find out. Listen as we tell you the story of human evolution in a whole new way. Explore the timeline of 'human' evolution, the...

    Dates

    From:
    28 Oct 2018

    Indicative Availability

    Book Pi: Human Evolution Online (opens in a new window)

  18. Add Christmas Tree Festival to your Itinerary

    OLDHAM

    Christmas Tree Festival
    Friday 7 December to Sunday 16 December
    This tree-mendous annual festival is back with more than 50 individually decorated trees for you to browse and get inspiration from. Don't forget, the café will be open throughout the...

    Dates

    From:
    7 Dec 2018to16 Dec 2018Various Opening Times
  19. Add Pi: The Superhuman Body to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's your body: home to the most powerful team of superheroes in existence. Fight viruses, power up your immune system, fly around your circulatory system and take on evil supervillains as you discover that superhero...

    Dates

    From:
    25 Oct 201809:30 - 15:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Pi: The Superhuman Body Online (opens in a new window)

  20. Add You have Been Upgraded to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Welcome to the world of tomorrow where fantastical start-up firm Unlimited Enhancement Technologies will help you upgrade your operating system and indulge your inner Iron Man. Test the limits of human enhancement by checking out high-tech...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Oct 201819:30 - 22:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book You have Been Upgraded Online (opens in a new window)

  21. Add Beer Festival @ Tap7 to your Itinerary

    Salford

    Join us for the Seven Bro7hers Brewery fourth Birthday Beer Festival in collaboration with our very good friends at Pomona Island brewing co. £10 a ticket - includes a free pint of your choice from either Pomona or Seven Bro7hers own craft beers...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 201813:00 - 23:30

    Indicative Availability

    Book Beer Festival @ Tap7 Online (opens in a new window)

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