Push Festival

HOME 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester

PUSH Festival returns in the New Year for our annual celebration of North West creative talent. Over four weeks, our stages, screens and spaces will be dedicated to showcasing fantastic works from around the region, as well as offering opportunities for creatives to meet industry professionals, share ideas and inspiration and develop their skills. This […]

RNCM Brass Band Festival

Royal Northern College of Music 124 Oxford Road, Manchester

The RNCM Brass Band Festival returns this January with eight of the UK’s leading brass bands plus performances from the next generation of musicians. This year’s soloists include Daniel Thomas and Michael Cavanagh of Black Dyke Band and Tom Hutchinson of Cory Band alongside performances from two of the UK’s finest young musicians, LSO principal […]


Manchester Film Festival

Odeon Great Northern Great Northern Warehouse, Manchester

Manchester Film Festival will take place over a full week from 10th-19th March at the Odeon, Great Northern with a line-up of films from around the world.  

¡Viva! Spanish & Latin American Festival 2023

HOME 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester

Now in its 29th year, ¡Viva! returns for our annual celebration of Spanish and Latin American culture, bringing you a programme of the most exciting cinema from across the Spanish-speaking world. This year we screen 25 new feature films, including multiple UK cinema premieres, along with filmmaker Q&As, film introductions and other opportunities to get […]

Flashback Festival 2023

Platt Fields Park Platt Fields Park, Manchester

Flashback Festival is returning to its home of Platt Fields Park, Manchester to bring timeless tunes and fresh vibes back to the city. Get ready for the biggest names in 90s and 00s dance music to descend upon the city centre, blasting out old skool anthems at what is set to be the hottest throwback […]


Recurring Event Sounds of the City

Sounds of the City

Castlefield Bowl Castlefield, Manchester

Castlefield Bowl's stellar series of concerts Launched in 2016, Sounds Of The City has established itself as a staple part of the Manchester music scene with some of the most acclaimed live artists gracing the stage in the heart of the city centre. Over the years, Castlefield Bowl has hosted sold-out shows from the likes […]

Festwich 2023

St Marys Park St Mary Park, Prestwich

Now in its 11th year, Festwich will take place on Saturday the 29th & Sunday 30th of July 2023. A huge part of Festwich’s mass appeal is, without doubt, the fact you get a Real Festival Experience for an unbelievably low price. From the beginning, Festwich has remained loyal to it’s fans by keeping ticket […]

Festa Italiana

Festa Italiana Manchester is the country's most exciting and vibrant festival of Italian food, drink and culture. It is a free weekend-long celebration of all things Italian taking place from 26th to 28th August in Manchester city centre.