Your Events...
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.
General Events
Prime MLM Software
  • Thursday 10th June - Until Monday 20th December
Prime MLM Software routinely develops complex applications that benefit the large multi-level marketing sector. Globally, this sector has evolved to its current position due to the innovative trends in... View event
The Queer House: Pink Lemonade
After a sell-out run at Edinburgh Fringe 2019 and a revival at the Bush Theatre early in September, Mika Onyx Johnson’s ★★★★★ long-awaited smash hit debut comes to Contact. View event
Dibby Theatre: First Time
A show about staying positive in a negative world Conceived, written and performed by theatre-maker and HIV activist Nathaniel Hall (It’s A Sin), First Time smashes through the stigma of HIV. View event
Free Business Support Drop-in
Book a slot with our expert engagement officer to discuss all things business. View event
Dibby Theatre: First Time Afterparty
  • Saturday 4th December, 10:00pm - Until Sunday 5th December, 2:00am
We’re so excited to be hosting ACT UP + GET DOWN, the official post-show afterparty for First Time. View event
Melanin Market
  • Sunday 5th December 12:00pm until 5:00pm
We are pleased to announce that our building will become a festive haven on Sunday 5th December for Melanin Markets Manchester – set to be Manchester’s biggest Christmas market event showcasing Black businesses. View event
Monday Mic Night
The home of all things lyrical | Est 2002 View event
Wez Builds a Theatre
  • Thursday 9th December 7:00pm until 8:00pm
Wez Builds a Theatre is a podcast when you get to create your own arts venue from scratch. View event
Eight-Freestyle: Dick Whittington and his Amazing Cat
  • Saturday 11th December 12:00pm until 2:30pm
This December the road to Contact is paved with Panto Gold! The Bells are ringing out for a sure-fire Christmas hit show at CONTACT this Christmas as eight-freestyle present: ‘Dick Whittington and his... View event
Vivaldi’s Four Seasons at Christmas
  • Monday 20th December 7:30pm until 9:00pm
Celebrate Christmas with the outstanding musicians of the Piccadilly Sinfonietta performing Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, by candlelight View event
Vivaldi's Four Seasons at Christmas
  • Thursday 23rd December 7:30pm until 9:15pm
Celebrate Christmas with the outstanding musicians of the Piccadilly Sinfonietta performing Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, by candlelight View event
Manchester Careers Fair | 4th February 2022 | The UK Careers Fair
  • Friday 4th February 10:00am until 2:00pm
Looking for a new Career? Looking for your next Hire? The UK Careers Fair returns to Manchester on Friday 4th February. View event
From South Africa with Love
  • Friday 11th February 6:00pm until 8:45pm
2 simultaneous live Audience shows 1 in Manchester Cathedral & 1 in Cab Conference Centre Cape town Linked by technology over 6000 miles starring BGT Faith Tucker,Lauren-Lee, Don Vino Maritza View event
News News News
  • Saturday 5th March 6:00pm until 7:00pm
A television news show made by children for adults, recorded in front of a studio audience and broadcast live on the internet. This is the news. This is what’s happening.... View event
Gok Wan Presents Isolation Nation
  • Saturday 5th March 6:00pm until 11:00pm
Following a sold out show in London, we are pleased to announce that Gok Wan MBE will be bringing 'Isolation Nation' to the O2 Ritz Manchester on Saturday 5th March 2022 !! View event
Therme Manchester Marathon, 3rd April 2022, Old Trafford, Manchester
  • Sunday 3rd April 10:30am until 6:00pm
The Therme Manchester Marathon is one of the UKs premier running events, famous for its fast, flat and friendly route. Thousands of people of all abilities will be at the 2022 event on Sunday 3 April. View event
BAC Beatbox Academy: Frankenstein
The BAC Beatbox Academy present an electrifying hour of song, soundscape and beatbox! Frankenstein is an innovative meeting of beatbox, gig and theatre. View event