Spotlight Events in Manchester
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Regardless of your budget there are events in Manchester all year round to be enjoyed by all. Museum exhibitions, vintage fairs and comedy events are just some of what’s on in Manchester to keep you entertained. All of the information is at your fingertips in our handy online events guide.

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Changin Places Creating Spaces
  • Tuesday 14th November - Until Monday 31st December
A stunning new photography exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry charts the history of the museum and the building restoration work carried out since it moved to the site of the historic Liverpool... View event
City and the City Tour
  • Tuesday 27th March - Until Tuesday 1st January
Explore the Etihad Stadium and the captivating city it calls home, with Manchester City FC’s brand-new Group Tour Package View event
Improv Workshops with ComedySportz
  • Saturday 6th October, 1:00pm - Until Saturday 24th November, 3:00pm
Learn new skills and meet new people with Manchester and Salford's longest running improv comedy course. Whether you're a budding actor and comedian or a professional looking to boost your networking skills,... View event
Handsfree Group Ltd.
  • Monday 15th October - Until Friday 1st March
We have experience in vehicle technology and installation. We help transport and fleet service clients improve the way their employees drive and promote safety. View event
Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons
  • Saturday 20th October 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Newly formed Citrus Theatre Productions take over The Kings Arms Salford 17-20th October with Sam Steiners’ Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons View event
Sweaty Mama South Trafford
Exercise with your child Effective | Fun Workouts | With Your Child View event
Business Planning
  • Thursday 25th October 10:00am until 4:00pm
A qualified and experienced Business Advisor from PeoplePlus will be delivering a full day workshop around self-employment & starting your own business. View event
Selling, Networking & Presentation skills for Small Businesses
  • Thursday 25th October 10:00am until 4:00pm
This workshop is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund as part of the Start Smart programme. If you would like continued support for yourself or your business you will need to complete... View event
Strauss and Elgar
  • Thursday 25th October 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Sir Mark Elder conducts the Hallé in two beloved, rarely performed orchestral works – R. Strauss’s musical comedy Don Quixote, and Elgar’s sweeping Second Symphony. View event
Harry Potter and the Petrifying Play Factore
  • Friday 26th October 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Play Factore's annual Halloween Party returns with a Harry Potter theme! View event
Northern Chamber Orchestra with Julian Bliss, clarinet
  • Friday 26th October 7:30pm until 9:00pm
Arnold - Sinfonietta No 1 Weber - Clarinet Concerto No 2 Suk - Meditation on the old Czech chorale ‘St. Wenceslas’ Haydn - Symphony No 102 View event
Halloween Dog Show
  • Saturday 27th October 11:00am until 4:00pm
Halloween Dog Show to feature spooky pooches, family workshops, dog caricaturist and a guest appearance from Britain’s Got Talent finalists Lucy Heath and Trip Hazard View event
The Village Bury Manchester Wedding Fayre
  • Sunday 28th October 12:00pm until 4:00pm
The Village Bury Manchester Wedding Fayre will take place on Sunday 28th October 2018 from 12.00pm – 4.00pm. View event
The Village Bury Manchester Wedding Fayre
  • Sunday 28th October 12:00pm until 4:00pm
The Village Bury Manchester Wedding Fayre will take place on Sunday 28th October 2018 from 12.00pm – 4.00pm. View event
Creativity photography exhibition
CREATIVITY is a touring photographic exhibition, created and supported by The Photographic Angle. View event
The Glasshouse
Following the intertwined stories of the misfits, idealists and tragic victims who pass through this hastily constructed trench prison cell, THE GLASSHOUSE is a moving, blood-pumping and powerful play.... View event
Abandoman: Pirate Radio
  • Thursday 1st November 8:00pm until 10:00pm
Ireland’s finest hip-hop musical comedian is back on tour with his biggest show to date. View event
Felicity Ward: Busting A Nut
  • Friday 2nd November 8:00pm until 10:00pm
Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Felicity Ward brings her critically acclaimed show to the Salford Lowry! View event
Kidz to Adultz North
  • Thursday 8th November 9:30am until 4:30pm
A FREE event dedicated to children and young adults with disabilities and additional needs, their families, carers and the professionals who support them. View event
Marketing Workshop
  • Thursday 8th November 10:00am until 4:00pm
We operate these events with a self-employment criteria in place. Please do not attend if you have no interest in self-employment. View event
Cancer Research UK Tough 10 Manchester
  • Saturday 10th November 11:00am until 4:00pm
Cancer Research UK's Tough 10 is a series of epic 10k runs. No obstacles - this is the chance to take on some of the UK's toughest terrain. Double-knot your trainers and prepare to thigh-burn your way... View event
Social Media Workshop
  • Thursday 15th November 10:00am until 4:00pm
This workshop is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund as part of the Start Smart programme. This workshop is only open to those who are self-employed, running a business or considering... View event
Australian and New Zealand University Open Day
  • Friday 16th November 1:00pm until 4:30pm
Study Options Open Days are FREE information events for students to find out more about studying at Australian and New Zealand universities. View event
Three Wine Men Manchester Christmas Wine Tasting
  • Saturday 17th November, 12:00pm - Until Sunday 18th November, 7:00pm
Wine-lovers of Manchester unite! On 17th – 18th November The Exchange Room at Manchester Central will be transformed into a wine wonderland - the highlight of every wine-lover’s calendar. This year’s tasting... View event
Speed Dating in Manchester
  • Tuesday 20th November, 7:15pm
Speed Dating in Manchester - for 20s & 30s - Slug and Lettuce View event
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