What's on in Greater Manchester

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Manchester United U23s v Blackburn Rovers

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Come and see the future of the Premier League as Manchester United U23s take on Blackburn Rovers U23s in a Premier League 2 fixture to be played at Leigh Sports Village on Saturday 16th October 2021,
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sat 16 Oct 21

Oktoberfest

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A fun filled weekend with live entertainment and games , a great selection of German beers, copious amounts of German food all served by staff in lederhosen!
The Wolves pub, Orford Lane, Warrington. (opposite rugby stadium ) WA2 7AF
Fri 15 Oct 21

‘In Our Nature’ pop-up shop

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‘In our nature’ is a very cool pop up shop in St Ann’s Arcade in Manchester City Centre. An immersive nature experience in one of central Manchester’s busiest streets, the pop-up is a beautiful space...
St Ann’s Arcade, 10-12A St Ann’s Sq, Manchester M2 7HW
Mon 11 Oct 21

The Post-Mortem Live

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The Post Mortem Live invites you to step into the shoes of a pathologist as we take you inside the process of the post mortem.
The Village Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne, Manchester OL7 0LY
Sun 10 Oct 21

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons by Candlelight

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Saturday October 9th 2021 7.30pm (Doors open 6.45pm) The Piccadilly Sinfonietta is one of the UK’s most exciting young ensembles and performs a selection of well-loved classics by Bach and...
St Ann’s Church, 44 Ann Street, Manchester M2 7LF
Sat 9 Oct 21

Manchester United Women v Manchester City

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Barclays FA Women's Super League football fixture between Manchester United Women and Manchester City to be played at Leigh Sports Village on Saturday 9th October 2021, 1.30pm kick off.
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sat 9 Oct 21

Gandeys Circus - Bolton Wanderers F.C.

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Gandeys returns with a sensational new production for 2021! With the Gandey Premiere of “The Double Acrobatic Swing” from the sensational Didyk troupe from the Ukraine, fearless acrobats being thrown...
Burnden Way, Horwich, Bolton BL6 6JW
Thu 7 Oct 21

Auction

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Over 150 lots will be up for auction including Collectables, Furniture, Records, Mirrors, Art, Pottery, Glassware, Kitchenalia, Jewellery, Toys, Footwear and many more interesting items ready
St Marys Community Hall, Newton Road, Lowton, Warrington WA3 1EW
Sat 2 Oct 21

Bramhall Worker Bee Market

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Bramhall Worker Bee Market For a friendly, quality. local artisan market you can't do better than this regular monthly event in central Bramhall, Stockport on the first Saturday of each month.
Village Square, Bramhall SK7 1AW
Sat 2 Oct 21

Manchester United U23s v Liverpool

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Come and see the future of the Premier League as Manchester United U23s take on Liverpool U23s in a Premier League 2 fixture to be played at Leigh Sports Village on Saturday 2nd October 2021, 2pm
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sat 2 Oct 21

A Lovely Time 4

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A Lovely Time returns on 2nd October with another amazing line-up hosted by special guest MC, Hayley Ellis.
GRUB, 50 Red Bank, Manchester M4 4HF
Sat 2 Oct 21

Gandeys Circus - Ashton Under Lyne R.F.C

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Gandeys returns with a sensational new production for 2021! With the Gandey Premiere of “The Double Acrobatic Swing” from the sensational Didyk troupe from the Ukraine, fearless acrobats being thrown...
Ashton Under Lyne R.F.C 160 St Albans Ave, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 8TU
Fri 1 Oct 21

Manchester United U19s v Villarreal CF

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Come and see the future of the Premier League as Manchester United U19s take on Villarreal CF U19s in a UEFA Youth League fixture to be played at Leigh Sports Village on Wednesday 29th September
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Wed 29 Sep 21

Cadbury Caramilk Ask An Aussie Pop-Up

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Cadbury is calling on Mancunians to ‘Just Ask an Aussie’ what all the fuss is about and why Caramilk is a much-loved classic in Oz following the arrival of the newly developed bar in the UK To
Cross Street M2 1NL
Tue 28 Sep 21

The Christie Great Manchester Run

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Join an army of Team Christie supporters as we run cancer out of town at Manchester’s greatest day of running!
Portland Street Manchester M1 3LA
Sun 26 Sep 21

Manchester United Women v Chelsea

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Barclays FA Women's Super League football fixture between Manchester United Women and Chelsea to be played at Leigh Sports Village on Sunday 26th September 2021, 12.30pm kick off.
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sun 26 Sep 21

Classic Car Show

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Tameside Vintage and Classic Car Show, come and see a selection of cars outside on the wharf.
Bridge View Cafe, Heritage Wharf, Portland place, Ashton Under Lyne. OL7 0QA
Sun 26 Sep 21

Reddish Worker Bee Market

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Reddish Worker Bee Market Outdoor Artisan Market with 50+ local talented makers of crafts, gifts, jewellery, woodwork, as well as fresh produce, hot take away Streetfood and freshly brewed coffee.
Broadstone Mill, Broadstone Road, Reddish SK5 7DL
Sat 25 Sep 21

Porridge Radio Bring Alt-Rock To Ashton-In-Makerfield Library

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In collaboration with Get It Loud In Libraries, Porridge Radio are bringing their unique sounds and impactful lyrics to Widnes Library for an extra special, all ages, performance.
Ashton-In-Makerfield Library Wigan Rd, Ashton-in-Makerfield WN4 9BH
Sat 18 Sep 21

Manchester United U23s v Brighton & Hove Albion

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Come and see the future of the Premier League as Manchester United U23s take on Brighton & Hove Albion U23s in a Premier League 2 fixture to be played at Leigh Sports Village on Saturday 18th
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sat 18 Sep 21

Solve-Along-A-Murder-She-Wrote

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Cult hit event Solve-Along-A-Murder-She-Wrote is coming to Manchester with an interactive screening of the classic Murder, She Wrote episode “Birds of a Feather”.
The Brewers M1 3HE
Fri 17 Sep 21

Leigh Centurions v Wakefield Trinity

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Enjoy the thrills, action and atmosphere of Betfred Super League rugby league as Leigh Centurions take on Wakefield Trinity at Leigh Sports Village on Sunday 12th September 2021, 3pm kick
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sun 12 Sep 21

Car Boot & Indoor Table Top Sale

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Car Boot and Table Top. Light refreshments available.
St Marys Community Hall, Newton Road, Lowton, Warrington WA3 1EW
Sat 11 Sep 21

Coffee Morning , cakes, bric a brac. etc

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10am-12 noon . Coffee morning with home bakes and cafe. A chance to get together for a natter with some stalls and a kids craft table so they can be occupied while you have a coffee.
Bethany Family Worship Centre Kenyon Way, Little Hulton. M38 0EN
Sat 11 Sep 21

Godsticks - Live at Gullivers

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Godsticks are a four-piece progressive heavy rock band from South Wales. Having toured extensively throughout Europe with The Aristocrats and The Pineapple Thief, they’ve developed into an...
109 Oldham Street M4 1LW
Fri 10 Sep 21

Worsley Court House Wedding Show

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Worsley Court House is a Grade 11 Listed Building steeped in history which dates back to1849 situated besides The Bridgewater Canal in the historic village of Worsley. 1.
Barton Road Worsley Manchester M28 2PB
Sun 5 Sep 21

Summer Steam,ings at Bolton Steam Museum

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Our volunteers have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines - some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woollen mills of the North of England.
Bolton Steam Museum, Mornington Road, off Chorley old Road, Bolton BL1 4EU
Sun 29 Aug 21

Montrose Properties 40th Birthday Party

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Montrose Properties 40th Birthday Party Food from The Great Kathmandu, Pop up stalls from local businesses, 2nd hand book sale, live music & bar on site Come and Join us to help us to celebrate Montrose Properties turning 40 and also
Didsbury Cricket Club, 860 Wilmslow Road, Didsbury M20 2ZY
Sun 29 Aug 21

Manchester United U23s v Manchester City

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Come and see the future of the Premier League as Manchester United U23s take on Manchester City U23s in a Premier League 2 Division 1 fixture to be played at Leigh Sports Village on Saturday 28th
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sat 28 Aug 21

Leigh Centurions v Salford Red Devils

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Enjoy the thrills, action and atmosphere of Betfred Super League rugby league as Leigh Centurions take on Salford Red Devils at Leigh Sports Village on Sunday 22nd August 2021, 3pm kick
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sun 22 Aug 21

Manchester United U23s v Leicester City

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Come and see the future of the Premier League as Manchester United U23s take on Leicester City U23s in a Premier League 2 Division 1 fixture to be played at Leigh Sports Village on Sunday 15th August
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sun 15 Aug 21

Droylsden Artisan Market

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The lovely Bernie will be having her Head shaved for Amy Rose's Army as part of our Droylsden Artisan Market.
The Droylsden Centre Greenside Ln, Droylsden M43 7AR
Sat 14 Aug 21

Leigh Centurions v Leeds Rhinos

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Enjoy the thrills, action and atmosphere of Betfred Super League rugby league as Leigh Centurions take on Leeds Rhinos at Leigh Sports Village on Friday 13th August 2021, 8pm kick off.
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Fri 13 Aug 21

Friday Night Foodies - Jerk'n'Grind

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Friday Night Foodies Local street food kitchen Jerk + Grind serve up an evening of Caribbean street food with an authentic jerk pan BBQ, including a gorgeous veggie option!
Chickenshed Theatre, 290 Chase Side, Southgate, London N144PE N14 4PE
Fri 13 Aug 21

Super Special Songs & Smiles Summer Sessions

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Super Special Songs & Smiles Summer Sessions The Together Project is the national charity that boosts wellbeing, reduces loneliness and fosters stronger, happier communities by creating joyful intergenerational experiences.
Cherwell Court Peel Lane Heywood Rochdale Greater Manchester Heywood OL10 4PX
Thu 12 Aug 21

Super Special Songs & Smiles Summer Sessions

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Super Special Songs & Smiles Summer Sessions The Together Project is the national charity that boosts wellbeing, reduces loneliness and fosters stronger, happier communities by creating joyful intergenerational experiences.
Roeacre Court, York Street, Heywood, Rochdale, Greater Manchester OL10 4NX
Thu 12 Aug 21

Landscape. Jonathan Hargreaves Paintings

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Paintings By Stockport artist, Jonathan Hargreaves. This exhibition brings together many of Jonathan Hargreaves’ major recent paintings.
Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery, Wellington Road South Stockport SK3 8BB
Thu 12 Aug 21

#BehindClosedDoors

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Greater Manchester mental wellbeing charity, MancSpirit has launched a photography exhibition by an NHS worker who volunteered to work in ICU during the peak of Covid-19.
Manchester Central Library, St Peter’s Square, Manchester M2 5PD
Mon 9 Aug 21

Leigh Centurions v Hull KR

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Enjoy the thrills, action and atmosphere of Betfred Super League rugby league as Leigh Centurions take on Hull KR at Leigh Sports Village on Sunday 8th August 2021, 6.30pm kick off.
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Sun 8 Aug 21

Oldham Summer Beach

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The Oldham Summer Beach is a wonderful celebration of Seaside fun at Alexandra Park Oldham from the 3 - 30 August 2021 open from 11am to 7pm daily.
Alexandra Park, Kings Road, Oldham OL8 2AX
Tue 3 Aug 21

Beautiful World - LIVE concert, a one-hour musical journey

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Beautiful World - LIVE concert, a one-hour musical journey BEAUTIFUL WORLD is an inspiring one-hour musical journey around the world, featuring the expressive and versatile sound of the solo bassoon.
Manchester Chamber of Commerce, Elliot House, 151 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3WD
Mon 2 Aug 21

Asian Restaurant Awards

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Gala Dinner and glittering awards ceremony. Organised by The Asian Catering Federation , which represents the nation’s 30,000 Asian and Oriental restaurants.
Mercure Piccadilly, Preston Street, Manchester M1 4PH
Mon 2 Aug 21

Summer Unlocked at !Audacious Church

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Join us for a series of Summer Parties and Picnics as we celebrate the lifting of lockdown together! From massive inflatables, face-painting and ice cream to a picnic in a nearby park, there’s...
Trinity Way, Manchester M3 7BB
Sun 1 Aug 21

Leigh Centurions v Castleford Tigers

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Enjoy the thrills, action and atmosphere of Betfred Super League rugby league as Leigh Centurions take on Castleford Tigers at Leigh Sports Village on Thursday 29th July 2021, 8pm kick off.
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Thu 29 Jul 21

A Home for Grief

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A Home for Grief A sound walk around Manchester A Home for Grief is an experience for one person at a time. It begins with a sound-walk through the cityscape surrounding Contact.
Contact Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6JA
Thu 29 Jul 21

‘Winds at Sea’

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‘Winds at Sea’ Cuillin Sound has been in existence for 10 years, initially as a woodwind trio and since 2017 as a flute, oboe, clarinet and bassoon quartet.
Stoller Hall Hunts Bank Manchester M3 1DA
Tue 27 Jul 21

Magic of Thailand Festival in Manchester

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A two day Thai Festival to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at Platt Fields Park is brought to you by Magic of Thailand, previously known as Manchester Thai Festival.
Platt Fields Park, Platt Lane, Manchester M14 5NF
Sat 24 Jul 21

Barton Beach

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SESSION TIMES 12pm-3pm 2pm-5pm 4pm-7pm Over 20 attractions for all ages to enjoy Including giant sandpit and deck chairs Thrill seeker rides Funfair (some rides may have to close
City Airport Liverpool road Eccles M30 7SA
Sat 24 Jul 21

Stalybridge Artisan Market

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Stalybridge Artisan Market Artisan market featuring local makers and producers. Join us for Home Décor, Cards, Candles, Sweet Treats, wooden items, knitted and sewn items and so much more.
Armentieres Square Stalybridge SK15
Sat 24 Jul 21

Leigh Centurions v Warrington Wolves

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Enjoy the thrills, action and atmosphere of Betfred Super League rugby league as Leigh Centurions take on Warrington Wolves at Leigh Sports Village on Thursday 22nd July 2021, 8.00pm kick off.
Leigh Sports Village Sale Way Leigh WN7 4JY
Thu 22 Jul 21

Things to do in Greater Manchester