Festivals

You can’t move for festivals in Manchester, especially during the summer months. There’s a festival for almost everything - Food and Drink, Jazz, Beer and Cider, Gin, Film, Whisky, Punk, Vegan, Festejar (Spanish), and Literature to name but a few, not to mention the Manchester International Festival, one of the UK's most innovative cultural events, which takes place every two years and Parklife, the independent music festival in Heaton Park every summer

Three to see this weekend: choose love, do yoga and celebrate...

This is the one. On Sunday, the Manchester Day parade explodes into our streets in an array of colour and community and culture. It’s...

Mud, sweat and beers: our pick of the summer 2017 festivals...

Summer's here, in case you haven't noticed. You can tell it's summer because, although it's still chucking it down, it's a bit warmer. Summer means one thing....

Stand together: Manchester Day parade to pay tribute to victims of...

This year’s Manchester Day will pay tribute to those who lost their lives in the Arena terrorist attack, their families, and those who were...

Grab complimentary tickets to Ideal Home Show featuring brand new Eat...

The team behind ever popular Ideal Home Show want to show their solidarity with Manchester and offer people, including emergency services, a free day out. The Ideal Home Show, sponsored...

We’re strong for our angels: emotional One Love Manchester concert raised...

They say 'the show must go on' and it did, despite the London terrorist attack. 50,000 people were at the Emirates Old Trafford for the...

Summer yoga sessions in Manchester that could extend your life

Manchester is full of yoga studios so there's really no shortage of places to get your vinyasa on. But, let's be honest, sometimes you...

Three to see this weekend: a talk on tour, a food...

We all know the place to be this weekend - The Emirates Old Trafford. Ariana is back in town with her One Love mega...

Three to see this weekend: Shindigger meets, coffee treats and fresh...

This weekend’s three to see will fill your schedule with live concerts, Shindigger sessions and a coffee championship that puts your average Starbucks macchiato to...

Pilot Light festival brings back that Saturday night magic

We Brits love our telly - and Manchester is no exception. In fact, we used to love TV so much that during Corrie ad...

Three to see this weekend: a film, a Transylvanian food fest...

Whether you're looking to experiment with new cuisine at Gobefest, test out your pipes at a lip sync battle or watch your favourite film...

Skiddle turns sixteen with a FREE birthday bash at Sound Control

If you've not already heard, it’s Skiddle’s sweet sixteenth on Thursday 18th May. It’s a big one so they’re hosting a mega bash at...

Three to See: B.Eat Street, Grease, and taking the heat

The Vamps are in town. Oh yes. If you’re not into the jangles of pubescent teenage boys, you might want to skip this in favour...