Tag: Festivals in Manchester

Oct 16
Manchester charity looking for talented people and groups to take part in new virtual festival

The #OurTrafford festival is being organised by mental health charity MancSpirit - and…

Oct 01
Virtual music festival to mark World Mental Health Day on United We Stream

Two days of live music, talks and wellbeing experiences - plus performances from…

Sep 14
Worsley Live festival is back bigger and better for 2021 with a fun-filled line-up

Worsley Live sadly couldn’t go ahead this year. But they’re already planning next…

Aug 10
Lightopia will return to Manchester this winter with spectacular new creations

Lightopia had its European debut in Manchester last winter, the award-winning and…

Aug 07
Manchester’s Official Caribbean Carnival is going online for first time ever

For the first time in almost 50 years, the Official Manchester Caribbean Carnival will…

Aug 06
Manchester Food and Drink Festival announces 2020 dates – and new format

The Manchester Food and Drink Festival will be back for 2020, with a new format in…

Jul 20
Bluedot to host free virtual festival with live music, science and cosmic culture

Bluedot has postponed its 2020 festival until next summer, with this year’s…

Jul 06
North West to host UK’s first socially distanced outdoor festival with just 480 guests per day

Missing the summer festivals? Well, now there’s one in the not too distant…

Jul 06
This Manchester drive-in will host live family friendly entertainment all summer

Last month we heard that the University of Bolton Stadium is one of 12 venues across…

Mar 05
Firefly is hosting a dinner where you eat blindfolded in the pitch black

Not Quite Light festival kicks off this month, and its first event is a dinner in the…

Feb 27
Bluedot has revealed its hotly anticipated science line-up for 2020

Bluedot has today announced the first wave of science names for this year’s…

Feb 26
The live stand-up show in a Manchester chippy where the audience gets free fritters and chips

There’s a live stand-up comedy show happening in a Manchester chippy where the…

Feb 25
There’s a disco happening at this big Tesco in Salford next month

A disco happening at a Tesco in Salford next month will bring a whole new meaning to…

Feb 14
Not Quite Light festival returns to Salford to reveal a different side to the city

Not Quite Light will return to Salford next month. The award-winning festival, which…

Feb 13
There’s a food festival dedicated to chips coming to Manchester

A big festival celebrating chips in all their glory is coming to Manchester this…

Feb 06
Manchester’s Transylvanian festival Gobefest returns to Cathedral Gardens this June

We Mancs pride ourselves on the diversity of our city; we are a community, regardless…

Feb 05
The UK’s biggest rare trainer festival lands in Manchester next month

The UK’s biggest trainer festival arrives in Manchester next month, bringing…

Jan 30
A huge gin festival with UNLIMITED tastings is coming to Manchester

A huge gin festival with unlimited tastings is coming to Manchester this spring.…

Jan 29
The line-up for Parklife’s 10th edition has been revealed – and it looks EPIC

Parklife festival has revealed the line-up for its 10th edition – and it looks…

Jan 13
Manchester’s famous faces turn out in force for VIP launch of new LGBTQ+ arts festival

Stars from Coronation Street and Emmerdale were among the guests at the VIP launch of…

Nov 04
What will immersive light festival Lightopia bring to Manchester this winter?

The first of its kind in the UK and Europe, Lightopia is a brand new immersive lantern…

Sep 17
Manchester Podcast Festival returns this autumn – here’s what to expect

If you like nothing more than plugging into a podcast when you’re out and about, then…

Sep 13
Europe’s biggest chicken wing festival is coming to Manchester this weekend

This weekend, a new food festival will be winging its way to Manchester. Wing Fest,…

Sep 04
Europe’s largest light festival is coming to Manchester this winter

Lightopia, coming to Heaton Park this winter, is a brand new immersive lantern and…

Aug 28
Festival of Manchester returns to Platt Fields Park this weekend

Now entering its second year, the Festival of Manchester celebrates the many diverse…

Aug 27
Bolton Food and Drink Festival is the best in the UK says James Martin

Last year, 274,000 visitors attended Bolton Food and Drink Festival despite heavy…

Aug 20
Just So Festival sets the bar when it comes to all-round family fun and frolics

Cheshire’s green and grand Rode Hall revelled in the return of the arty Just So…