What's on inManchester


Welcome to Manchester

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Manchester - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Manchester to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Manchester as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Manchester

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Manchester Auditions - The Voice to win OpenMicUK
RNCM (Royal Northern College Of Music)

MANCHESTER OPEN MIC UK AUDITIONS ARE LOOKING FOR THE VOICE TO WOW THE JUDGES AT OPEN MIC UK 2017Have you got the voice Audition dates for Manchester Open Mic UK have been announced Open Mic UK one of the countrys biggest &…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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MANCHESTER OPEN MIC UK MUSIC COMPETITION
Royal Northern College Of Music

MANCHESTER OPEN MIC UK MUSIC COMPETITION 2017 AUDITION DATES RELEASEDMusic competition auditions dates for Manchester Open Mic UK Music Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking hereOpen Mic UK have announced their auditions dates for…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 784694
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Manchester Open Mic UK Singing Competition
Royal Northern College Of Music

MANCHESTER OPEN MIC UK SINGING COMPETITION 2017Singing Competition auditions dates for Manchester Open Mic UK Singing Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking hereOpen Mic UK have announced their auditions dates for the Manchester Singing…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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Manchester Songwriting Competition
RNCM (Royal Northern College Of Music)

MANCHESTER FUTURE MUSIC SONGWRITING COMPETITION 2017 PERFORMANCE DATES RELEASEDSongwriting Competition performance dates for Manchester Future Music Songwriting Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Future Music 2017 by clicking hereFuture Music have announced their performance dates for the Manchester Songwriting Competition…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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Andrew Shapiro Festival
Andrew's house

Eclectic mix of music spread over three days in Andrews back gardenVenue: Andrews house 12 Sunningdale Avenue Whitefield Manchester M45 7GWPriceWeekend ticket: GBP 150Links: Booking: https:go.evvnt.com145357‐0…

Location: 5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07927 124917
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Roy Ayers, Giles Peterson, Crazy P, Greg Wilson
Etherow Country Park

Moovin Festival is back once again in 2017 and promises to be another boutique bass funk soul reggae house jazz and d&b gathering for real music lovers. With big hitters like Roy Ayres Black Grape Gilles Peterson and Roni Size all set…

Location: 9.5 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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Birmingham Open Mic UK Singing Competition
Royal Northern College Of Music

BIRMINGHAM OPEN MIC UK SINGING COMPETITION 2017Singing Competition auditions dates for Birmingham Open Mic UK Singing Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking hereOpen Mic UK have announced their auditions dates for the Birmingham Singing…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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Jillionaire from Major Lazer: Festival After Party
Liquid & Envy, Oldham

International DJProducer Jillionaire comes to Liquid Oldham for an exclusive festival after party DJ set.A global superstar in his own right as a DJProducer with tracks including Sunrise ft Fatman Scoop & Fuse ODG. As well as being…

Location: 7.5 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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Summer Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

A wide range of old stationary steam engines have been rescued and restored by volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society.Some of the engines are now unique the only ones of their kind to survive today anywhere in the world…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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Goalkeeping Academy Training Camp
Westhoughton Community Leisure Centre

Fred Barber Elite Goalkeeping Academy in partnership with Select Soccer Coaching would like to invite talented young Goalkeepers to be trained by the Pros.Goalkeepers will participate in a full days training camp delivered by legendary Goalkeeping coach Fred Barber and his team…

Location: 11.7 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 07736 354637
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IFPA 2017 - International Federation of Placenta A
Manchester Central Convention Complex Ltd.

The UK has a long tradition of research in reproductive biology and Manchester similarly boasts a rich heritage from placental pathology through to physiology and more latterly imaging and therapies. The 2017 Meeting will be an extravaganza of basic and clinical research…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1454 642241
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Manchester Thai Festival
Platt Fields Park

A two day event to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at Platt Fields Park Manchester is brought to you for the first time by Magic of Thailand.Treat yourself to a weekend wonder and bring along your families and friends to…

Location: 2.6 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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Mind Body Spirit Stockport
Stockport Masonic Guildhall

A Warm Welcome Awaits You 50Exhibitors international mediums such as Simon GoodfellowStephanie J. King John Cook Ali Mather Shirley Rose & Leigh Rebekha Mark Aston and many others. Including tarot astrology crystal ball and palmistry with Madame Maggie…

Location: 6.7 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07828 187468
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Manchester 100 km bike ride
Wythenshawe Park

The Christie Manchester 100km will take you through beautiful country lanes that start and finish at Wythenshawe Park and that sweep through the stunning Cheshire landscape. Cyclists will return to a warm welcome by Team Christie where they can enjoy a well‐earned…

Location: 5.2 milesaway
Category: Sports

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Manchester 100 mile bike ride
Wythenshawe Park

A great Century ride ‐ a 100 mile route along beautiful lanes through a wide sweep of Cheshire helping to raise funds for the Christie Hospital.Starting and finishing at Wythenshawe Park Manchester the route heads first to Northwich taking in Delamere Forest…

Location: 5.2 milesaway
Category: Sports

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Altrincham Casefile: Mystery of the StarEaters
Altrincham Town Centre

12 SECRET LOCATIONS across Altrincham will be taking part in this live adventure mystery game. Piece together the trail question real witnesses and solve ingenious puzzles.Casefile: The Mystery of the Star‐Eaters is a one‐day event where you play as a consulting detective…

Location: 7.2 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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Email Marketing Training - Manchester
Innospace,

In recent years social media has added a diverse number of marketing opportunities for businesses to cover ‐ including Facebook pages tweeting and sponsored ads on LinkedIn. In this time many companies have forgotten or overlooked email marketing and some have discounted…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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Introduction to Investors in People. Free Workshop
Warren Bruce Court

Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed to help you explore IIP and what it can mean for your organisation. With interactive exercises the session will help you ascertain where you are against the Standard and how to identify…

Location: 2.1 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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IoD North West - Executive Learning Experience
Pro Manchester

Our Executive Learning Experience is designed to bridge the gap between our Ten Talkswhere members get together for dinner to discuss what keeps them up at night and our Executive Coaching. In a safe and confidential environment this is the perfect opportunity…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01612 477634
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Speed Dating in Manchester
walrus

Manchester Speed DatingHow speed dating in Manchester worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Manchester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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Why Employee Engagement? Free Business Breakfast E
The Workplace

Employee engagement is about your people wanting to and giving their best every day ‐ being fully committed and motivated to helping your organisation achieve success.Ensuring this sense of purpose isnt a quick fix. Employee engagement requires a commitment from the top…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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Google AdWords Workshop for Beginners - Manchester
Premier Inn Manchester City Centre Piccadilly

The Online Marketing Shop TOMS is a certified Google Partner in AdWordsPaid SearchPPC advertising. We look forward to welcoming you on this half day introductory Google AdWords course which will cover: Google AdWords overview Understanding your market and…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08001 357622
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Working International Jobs Expo Manchester
Renaissance Hotel

If you want to find a professional job and move to New Zealand Australia or Canada then the Working International Job Expo coming up this September is the place to be. Overseas employers with opportunities in Software Engineering Civil Engineering Structural Engineering…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Business

TEL: +64937 8-0945
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Manchester Wine Tasting Experience Day ' Vine to W
The Midland Hotel

OurManchester Wine‐Tasting Coursesare fantastic days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a fullWine‐Tasting Experience Daywhere youll taste 14 Wines learn about food and wine…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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Mum2Mum Market Oldham
Oldham Academy North Sports Hall

Weve added a new date to our Oldham sales. Well be at Oldham Academy North on Sunday 17th September. This is a change to the scheduled date of 24th September which is now cancelled.PLEASE NOTE ‐ This sale will be held in…

Location: 7.8 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07891 654885
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Amazon for Professional Sellers Training - Manches
Innospace, The Shed

In the UK the marketplace industry is dominated by Amazon and eBay ‐ and Amazon is a huge force throughout the Europe and the rest of the world. Selling on marketplaces can be a cost effective way to attract new business as…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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eBay for Professional Sellers Training - Mancheste
Innospace

In the UK the marketplace industry is dominated by Amazon and eBay ‐ and eBay is a significant force throughout the Europe. Selling on marketplaces can be a cost‐effective way to attract new business as the marketplaces already have an active customer…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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Google Adwords PPC Training - Manchester
4th Floor,

If you are looking to increase the visibility of your website Google Adwords is a highly effective tool to target potential customers. Year on year competition on Adwords increases in terms of how competitive it is and without an effective strategy…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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Google Analytics Training - Manchester
Innospace, The Shed

Google Analytics helps you analyse visitor traffic and help you understand your customers. Most importantly it will help you to track your customers journey throughout the purchase cycle. That makes it easier to for you to help your current customers and win…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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Google PPC for eCommerce ( Google Shopping)Trainin
Innospace, The Shed

If you are looking to increase the visibility of your website Google Adwords is a highly effective tool to target potential customers. Year on year competition on Adwords increases in terms of how competitive it is and without an effective strategy you…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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Tourist Attractions


Imperial War Museum North

The museum tells people's stories of war and its impact. Built by Daniel Libeskind to resemble three shards of a shattered globe, representing conflict on land, air and water.Opened at The Quays in Trafford Park, Manchester in July 2002 and created to give northern audiences access to the…

Museum of Science and Industry

See thunderous cotton machinery demonstrated by our Presenters in the Textile Gallery.Weekdays 3:00pmWeekends 11:00am & 3:00pm…

The Lowry

A dazzling, award winning building in a stunning waterside location.One of the most exciting art galleries in Britain, explore L S Lowry's life and work in ways that might surprise you and discover something new in our other gallery spaces.Opening its door to the…

Dunham Massey

Country estate including mansion with important collections and 'below stairs' areas, impressive garden and deer park.An early Georgian house built around a Tudor core, Dunham Massey was extensively reworked in the early years of the 20th century.The result is one of Britain's most sumptuous…

Urbis

Urbis explores Urban culture and the cities of today and tomorrow through four floors of exhibitions about city life.Our exhibition programme features international large‐scale exhibitions offering unique insights into the dynamic culture of the modern city, with innovative explorations of design, architecture, graffiti, music and the…

Want more?

Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Manchester? See our list of attractions in Manchester, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.


Updated: 20/08/2017 04:46:42