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Festivals in Manchester

Festivals in Manchester

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  1. Add Manchester’s King Street Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester’s King Street Festival


    Manchester’s King Street Festival returns in June bringing the city’s iconic shopping address alive with music, art, food, games and a host of exclusive in-store events.

  2. Add Manchester International Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester International Festival


    Manchester International Festival (MIF) is an artist-led, commissioning festival presenting new works from across the spectrum of performing arts, visual arts and popular culture. It was launched in 2007 and takes place biennially.

  3. Add Manchester Literature Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester Literature Festival


    Manchester Literature Festival, a city wide celebration of the written and spoken word, returns this October with an outstanding selection of literary highlights with a number of high profile writers returning to present new work.

  4. Add Pilcrow's Summer Beer Thing to your Itinerary

    Pilcrow's Summer Beer Thing

    Hanover Street,

    Expect DJs, informal talks, and workshops alongside the best beers and best food you’re likely to enjoy outdoors all Summer.

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  5. 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.

  6. The Greater Manchester Fringe Festival

    The Greater Manchester Fringe Festival is a multi-venue open access arts festival providing support for all art forms to show their work.

  7. Add Parklife Festival to your Itinerary

    Parklife Festival


    Manchester's biggest music festival returns in 2017 on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 June at Heaton Park.​

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  8. Add Sounds of the City to your Itinerary

    Sounds of the City


    Sounds of the City returns to Castlefield Bowl in 2017 with another stellar line-up. 

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  9. Add The Manchester Soul Festival 2017 to your Itinerary

    The Manchester Soul Festival 2017


    The event brings all the fun and nostalgia of Northern soul music and dancing to the streets of The Printworks whilst raising money for a charity close to a lot of people's hearts.

  10. Add Cotton Clouds Festival 2017 to your Itinerary

    Cotton Clouds Festival 2017


    Featuring a stratospheric line up and set amidst the heavenly vista of the stunning Peak District National Park, Cotton Clouds is a wonderful new addition to the UK festival calendar.

  11. Add Manchester Children’s Book Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester Children’s Book Festival


    A collaboration of the city’s libraries, museums, galleries and theatres and other festivals presenting a series of events across the city

  12. Add Transformer @ Victoria Warehouse to your Itinerary

    Transformer @ Victoria Warehouse

    Stretford, Manchester

    This marks Transformer’s debut as Manchester’s newest series of alternative, live music events. It will tick all of the boxes of avant-garde and post rock fans, especially fans of Swans and This Is Not This Heat who make their first Manchester...

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  13. Wigan International Jazz Festival

    Following the success of the 2016 Wigan International Jazz Festival, the 2017 Festival has been confirmed to take place from Thursday July 6 - Sunday July 9 2017.

  14. Add Foodies Festival to your Itinerary

    Foodies Festival


    The UK's biggest celebration of food and drink.

  15. Add bluedot  to your Itinerary



    An intergalactic festival of music, science and the exploration of space.

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  16. Add Eat & Drink Festival to your Itinerary

    Eat & Drink Festival

    Stretford, Manchester

    Brand new for 2017; Eat & Drink Festival will open in the heart of the Northern food revolution at Manchester's EventCity from 8-11 June. Experience a pioneering live spectacle, showcasing the best the country and region has to offer in the world of...

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  17. Add Caribbean Carnival of Manchester to your Itinerary

    Caribbean Carnival of Manchester


    Manchester Carnival has brought Caribbean culture to the forefront, annually for over 40 years, and is the North West's largest celebration of Caribbean music and carnival arts. A vibrant celebration of Caribbean music, dance, theatre and costume. 

  18. Add Festejar Spanish Festival to your Itinerary

    Festejar Spanish Festival


    Festejar in Manchester's very own Spanish festival in the heart of the city centre. Featuring an array of activity in Albert Square including Spanish dancing lessons, live bands, and food and drink, Festejar transforms the area in a Spanish Oasis. 

  19. Add FESTWICH to your Itinerary


    Westhaughton, Manchester

    The UK's biggest free tribute festival

  20. Add Manchester Sausage Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester Sausage Festival


    2,000 people, an array of Sausages from around the world, Beer & Cider, Music All Day and Night, Hay Bales, Bunting and Craft Ale.

  21. Manchester Beer Week

    Manchester’s only city-wide beer festival returns this summer, providing an unrivalled celebration of the nation’s favourite drink across 10 event-filled days.

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