Tag: Manchester Christmas Markets 2019

Dec 03
10 of the quirkiest gifts you can buy at this year’s Manchester Christmas Markets

Each year we’re filled with glee as we marvel at the wonderland that we call the…

Nov 29
Greater Manchester’s other Christmas markets

Manchester’s big city centre Christmas Markets are a wondrous thing. People travel for…

Nov 25
Manchester’s new giant Santa has arrived at Piccadilly Gardens – and looks nothing like Zippy

There’s a new giant Santa in town – and he’s finally taken his place…

Nov 23
Zippy Santa makes shock comeback at NEW Manchester location – after Town Hall retirement

He was retired by council bosses as Manchester’s giant Father Christmas mascot…

Nov 21
There’s an Alpine Village and Big Wheel at the Trafford Centre for festive fun

A festive Alpine Village has returned to the intu Trafford Centre to spread some…

Nov 20
A converted Land Rover beer truck selling craft lager and gluhwein has come to the Manchester Christmas Markets

A Land Rover Defender pickup has appeared at the Albert Square Christmas Markets.…

Nov 18
In pictures: Father Christmas in Manchester through the decades

Installing a giant Father Christmas in Albert Square has been a festive tradition…

Nov 18
Corrie’s Katie McGlynn and Lisa George reunite on ice at MediaCity skating rink launch

There was a Coronation Street reunion on ice over at MediaCityUK, as the new-look…

Nov 11
The Manchester Christmas TV advert is back – and it’s another tearjerker

The premiere of Manchester’s Christmas TV animation is becoming almost as eagerly…

Nov 08
From buntzels to deep-fried pigs in blankets – the Manchester Christmas Markets foods you must try

The sights, the sounds, the sizzling smells – yes the Manchester Christmas…

Nov 08
How much are sausages and gluhwein at Manchester Christmas Markets 2019?

The fragrant wafts of sausages sizzling and mulled wine bubbling have returned to the…

Nov 08
Inside the giant snow globe on Piccadilly Gardens selling hot gin toddies

For the first time this year, Manchester’s Christmas Markets have expanded into…

Nov 08
Manchester’s fairytale Ice Village unveiled for Christmas 2019 – but what’s it like?

Cathedral Gardens has become a frozen wonderland as the Ice Village returns for a…

Nov 08
Manchester Christmas Markets 2019 are open – our essential guide to what’s new and what’s where

The Manchester Christmas Markets are now officially open and ready to bring festive…

Nov 06
Smoking gin cocktails have arrived at the Christmas markets – find them on this gin trail

When it comes to the festive season, we want a bit of theatre with our treats.…

Oct 29
Manchester Christmas Markets are back – here’s when and where it all goes live

The familiar wooden huts are back in Manchester city centre as construction gets…

Oct 24
A magical Christmas toy parade with Peppa Pig, PJ Masks and more will return to intu Trafford Centre

Get ready for a magical and festive family day out as the intu Trafford Centre has…

Oct 24
Porky Pig is bringing deep-fried pigs in blankets to the Christmas Markets

The food at Manchester’s Christmas Markets is something we look forward to every…

Oct 21
An Ice Tiki bar is opening in Manchester for festive fun and giant ice bowl cocktails

If you like your cocktails on ice and served in a seriously cool setting –…

Oct 18
This year’s Manchester Christmas Market mugs have been revealed

The design for this year’s Manchester Christmas Market mug has been revealed. Every…

Oct 04
A gin trail is coming to Manchester’s Christmas markets 

We know, we know, it’s not even been Halloween yet. But who’s excited for Christmas?…

Oct 02
It’s official! Manchester’s Christmas markets are the best in the UK

Manchester’s Christmas markets are the best in the UK. From traditional wursts…

Oct 01
Manchester Christmas Markets 2019 expand to Piccadilly Gardens

We’re on Christmas countdown already – as more details about the…

Sep 24
Manchester Christmas Lights Switch-on date confirmed – and a new location too

Our countdown to Christmas officially begins when the Manchester Christmas lights are…

Aug 12
Manchester Christmas Markets 2019 dates CONFIRMED

Summer may not yet be over, but thoughts are already turning to the festive season…