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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: boogie nights, foodie delights and taking...

If you're thinking of spending your weekend on the sofa with besties Ben and Jerry and Netflix, think again. Test Your Steel, is returning to...

Manchester’s biggest horror festival returns to paint the town red

Most mainstream horror movies are terrible. Ask any film buff and they’ll tell you. Although fans are occasionally blessed with a sleeper hit, it’s a sad...

Three to see this weekend: foodie delights, tomato fights and taking...

John Legend is here this weekend. If you've not already bought your tickets, get to it - they won't be around for long. Or...

Get fit for free at Manchester’s unique fitness festival

Working out gives you endorphins and endorphins make you happy. If that's not a reason to start your sweat sesh with Nuffield Health, we...

From freakshakes to dirty burgers: Social Chain host first ever Love...

Social Chain, Europe’s fastest growing social media marketing agency, are hosting a food festival with one of its most followed social channels, @love_food. It’s set...

Three to see this weekend: a Spanish celebration, an outdoor cinema...

There's plenty going on this weekend, especially if you fancy eating, drinking and being merry. And why not get down to King Street on Friday...

Here’s why you should say ‘I do’ to The National Wedding...

It’s happened. Mr Right has finally proposed. You’ve met the in-laws and they’re just about bearable. You’ve picked your ring. You’re engaged. Now what? A lot...

Manchester students take divine show to the Edinburgh Fringe

Godspell is one of the lesser known musicals of yesteryear. It's based on stories in the Gospel of Matthew but is nowhere near as...

Stars of the 80’s show their love for Manchester at Rewind...

Some of the biggest acts of the 80’s came together last weekend to show their support for the We Love Manchester Fund. The eclectic sound...

Manchester University students take award-winning puppet play to Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the biggest arts festival in the world. Last year, it featured 50,266 performances of 3,269 shows at 294 venues over...

FREE shows to see at Manchester Jazz Festival before it finishes

With just a little under a week left until the Manchester Jazz Festival closes for another year, fans who aren't too keen on waiting...

A massive whisky festival is coming to Manchester – featuring rare...

If you’re a fan of the strong stuff, this is what dreams are made of. The Manchester Whisky Festival 2017 hits the city on the...