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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 Oktoberfest 2017 to your Itinerary

    Manchester Oktoberfest 2017


    Albert Square will be transformed into a traditional Oktoberfest with live music and a great atmosphere.

  4. 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. 

  5. Add The Women In Comedy Festival to your Itinerary

    The Women In Comedy Festival


    Manchester's Women In Comedy Festival is Europe's only comedy festival dedicated to gender equality and takes place annually in Manchester, UK during October.

  6. Manchester Folk Festival 2017

    Manchester Folk Festival is a major new festival celebrating the best of English folk and acoustic roots music. It is an urban festival. A gathering of all kinds of folk.

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  7. 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.

  8. Add bluedot  to your Itinerary



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

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  9. 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.

  10. Add Foodies Festival to your Itinerary

    Foodies Festival


    The UK's biggest celebration of food and drink.

  11. Add FESTWICH to your Itinerary


    Westhaughton, Manchester

    The UK's biggest free tribute festival

  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. 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. 

  14. 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.

  15. Neighbourhood Festival

    City centre festival featuring over 100 international acts.

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  16. 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.

  17. Add Manchester Pride Big Weekend to your Itinerary

    Manchester Pride Big Weekend


    Incorporating The Big Weekend at Manchester's world famous Gay Village, The Manchester Pride Parade on the streets of the City Centre and The Candlelit Vigil in Sackville Park.

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  18. 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.

  19. 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.

  20. Add Meet The Stevens - Manchester Comedy Fringe Event to your Itinerary

    Meet The Stevens - Manchester Comedy Fringe Event


    1 Trans Comedienne - 2 Characters

    Its Sassy verses Classy in this outrageous debut show from transgender comedienne Holly Hutchinson. In this short fast paced show we meet 2 sisters, Jennifer & Sophie G Stevens, who live two very different lives....

  21. 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

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