What's on in Manchester

What's on in Manchester

Events, Festivals and Exhibitions

  1. The Sun
    Discover the incredible story of the Sun at the Science and Industry Museum.
    1. 14 Aug 202029 Nov 2020
  2. Halloween in the City
    Plenty of Tricks. Plenty More Treats.
  3. Strip! How Football Got Shirty
    Strip! How football got shirty examines the very fibres of shirt fashion, design and technology through the ages.
    1. 22 Nov 201931 Dec 2020
  4. People standing in front of Dippy - on tour and visiting Rochdale
    The Natural History Museum's​ famous dinosaur, Dippy the Diplodocus is leaving the museum for the first time to go a on a tour of the UK, and will visit Rochdale in 2020.
    1. 1 Dec 202012 Dec 2020

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Pumpkin Lanterns

Pumpkin Lanterns

Manchester gets a Halloween makeover, as of thousands of pumpkin lanterns stand guard over the…

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1st October 2020-1st November 2020
Halloween in the City

Halloween in the City

Plenty of Tricks. Plenty More Treats.

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Season

26th October 2020-1st November 2020
Artwork to promote 50 windows of creativity event

50 Windows of Creativity

50 Windows of Creativity will transform the city’s windows and spaces into an innovative art…

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50 Windows of Creativity dates

26th October 2020-5th December 2020
Halloween Monster tentacles above Manchester city centre.

Monster Invasion: Return of the Monsters

Look out, look up, beware. The monsters are back in town!

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Open

26th October 2020-1st November 2020
Halloween monster above The Printworks

Monster Invasion – Photography Competition

Share your snaps of the #MCRmonsters for the chance to win a shopping weekend in Manchester

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Open

26th October 2020-1st November 2020
Man smiling, Liberty

Liberty

David Ellington brings to life his poignant and political BSL poem, Liberty, in a new…

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Open

30th October 2020
Christian Asare: Love Flows

Christian Asare: Love Flows

"Love Flows" a diptych in oils created during lockdown by multi-disciplinary Artist Christian Asare

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30th September 2020-15th November 2020
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Best friends Jennifer (Megan Fox, left) and Needy (Amanda Seyfried) enjoy an evening together at a local bar – unaware that it will forever

Jennifer's Body

Critically disregarded upon release but now ripe for re-discovery, this horror-comedy from director…

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31st October 2020
Don't Go Back To Sleep HOME

Don't Go Back To Sleep: The Lockdown Album

A live verbatim album documenting everyday human experiences of lockdown during the Covid-19…

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21st October 2020-24th October 2020

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