What's on in Salford, Lancashire
Local Tourist Guide
Welcome to Salford in the beautiful county of Lancashire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Salford - 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 Salford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Places to visit
Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Salford to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Salford
If you're out on the tiles in Salford then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Salford will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Salford.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Salford (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Salford for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Salford for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Quay Apartments @ Millennium TowerSalford
Rooms from £65.00
Premier Inn Manchester (Salford Quays)Salford
Rooms from £63.00
Holiday Inn Express Manchester Salford QuaysSalford
Rooms from £42.00
Ramada Manchester, Salford QuaysSalford
Rooms from £53.00
Premier Inn Manchester (Old Trafford)Salford
Rooms from £58.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|911911 appears live in Warrington, Cheshire at Pyramid and Parr Hall on Tuesday, 11 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch 911 at Pyramid and Parr Hall, see the list of tickets available for 911.…||TomorrowPyramid and Parr HallWarringtonMiscellaneous|
|CluelessAmateur live comedy production based on a popular board game by young people aged 10-14 years; Altrincham Creative Theatre School (ACTS)…||11 - 12 Mar 2014North Cestrian Grammar SchoolAltrinchamTheatre & Performing Arts|
|DrakeDrake appears live in Manchester, Greater Manchester at Manchester Arena on Tuesday, 11 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch Drake at Manchester Arena, see the list of tickets available for Drake.…||TomorrowManchester ArenaManchesterMiscellaneous|
|Richard and AdamRichard and Adam at The Lowry Manchester live on Tuesday, 11 March 2014 in Salford, Greater Manchester. For tickets to see Richard and Adam at The Lowry Manchester, see the list of ticket prices.…||TomorrowThe Lowry ManchesterSalfordMiscellaneous|
|DrakeDrake performs live at Manchester Arena in Manchester, Greater Manchester on Wednesday, 12 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Drake at Manchester Arena now.…||12 Mar 2014Manchester ArenaManchesterMiscellaneous|
|PestsPink loves Rolly. Rolly loves pink. And Pink loves getting bombed off her face. Sisters from the same nest. Both trapped in a tiny rotting world.…||12 - 22 Mar 2014Royal Exchange TheatreManchesterTheatre & Performing Arts|
|All Time LowAll Time Low appears live in Manchester, Lancashire at Manchester Academy on Thursday, 13 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch All Time Low at Manchester Academy, see the list of tickets available for All Time Low.…||13 Mar 2014Manchester AcademyManchesterMiscellaneous|
|CamelCamel appears live in Warrington, Cheshire at Pyramid and Parr Hall on Thursday, 13 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch Camel at Pyramid and Parr Hall, see the list of tickets available for Camel.…||13 Mar 2014Pyramid and Parr HallWarringtonMiscellaneous|
|Volunteers of EveAmateur live drama with a sex equality twist by young people aged 14-18 years; Altrincham Creative Theatre School (ACTS)…||13 - 14 Mar 2014North Cestrian Grammar SchoolAltrinchamTheatre & Performing Arts|
|All Time LowAll Time Low appears live in Manchester, Lancashire at Manchester Academy 1 on Friday, 14 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch All Time Low at Manchester Academy 1, see the list of tickets available for All Time Low.…||14 Mar 2014Manchester Academy 1ManchesterMiscellaneous|
|DJ Nick Coulson Guest DJDJ Nick Coulson resides at Gatecrasher and Composit Music, and this Friday he will be joining us at Liquid and Envy for an exclusive live DJ set, bringing you samples of Progressive House and Electro Beats. Our Resident…||14 - 15 Mar 2014Liquid and EnvyOldhamNightclubs|
|ExampleExample performs live at Manchester Academy 2 in Manchester, Greater Manchester on Friday, 14 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Example at Manchester Academy 2 now.…||14 Mar 2014Manchester Academy 2ManchesterMiscellaneous|
|MetronomyMetronomy performs live at The Ritz in Manchester, Greater Manchester on Friday, 14 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Metronomy at The Ritz now.…||14 Mar 2014The RitzManchesterMiscellaneous|
|Miranda HartMiranda Hart at Manchester Arena live on Friday, 14 March 2014 in Manchester, Greater Manchester. For tickets to see Miranda Hart at Manchester Arena, see the list of ticket prices.…||14 Mar 2014Manchester ArenaManchesterMiscellaneous|
|Russell Kane SmallnessTickets for Russell Kane Smallness at The Lowry on the Friday, 14 March 2014 are bound to sell out fast - to watch Russell Kane Smallness live at The Lowry see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices, primar…||14 Mar 2014The LowrySalford QuaysTheatre & Performing Arts|
|The Comedy Club WarringtonThe Comedy Club at the Park Royal Hotel Warrington on Friday 14th March. 3 Top Comedians As Seen On TV. Host Comedian – Mandy Muden Faking It, Heroes of Magic - The Big Stage, Come Dine With Me (All Ch4) "Hi, I'm Mand…||14 Mar 2014Warrington Park Royal HotelWarringtonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|The Dualers + support on Fourteen MarchThe Dualers are Britain’s much loved Ska and Reggae band from the South of England who have steadily built up a following of many thousands of truly dedicated fans across all ages and have sold out at the Indigo O2 a r…||14 Mar 2014Band On The WallManchesterMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|ClannadClannad appears live in Salford, Greater Manchester at The Lowry Manchester on Saturday, 15 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch Clannad at The Lowry Manchester, see the list of tickets available for Clannad.…||15 Mar 2014The Lowry ManchesterSalfordMiscellaneous|
|Heaven 17Heaven 17 appears live in Manchester, Greater Manchester at Manchester Academy 2 on Saturday, 15 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch Heaven 17 at Manchester Academy 2, see the list of tickets available for Heaven 17.…||15 Mar 2014Manchester Academy 2ManchesterMiscellaneous|
|Martin Harley Band + Albert JonesMartin Harley is a phenomenally talented guitarist, singer and songwriter he fronts the highly praised UK-based acoustic trio; The Martin Harley Band. Martin’s latest album MOJO FIX which was recorded in Texas, comes o…||15 Mar 2014The MetBuryMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
Easter in Salford
Easter activities in Salford
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Salford.
Wedding fairs in Salford
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Salford. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.