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Today to Mon 17 Jun, By Distance closest first.

Ellesmere Park Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

Ellesmere Park Gardens - Open Garden for NGS The group consists of 3 diverse suburban gardens in adjoining streets in Eccles. 35 Ellesmere Road is a cottage style..... See more >
Ellesmere Park Gardens, Manchester M30 9FE
Sat 8 Jun

Summer Fair at St Paul's Church Monton on Sat 8th June 2024

Please join us at the St Paul's Monton Summer Fair on Saturday, 8th June 2024! There will be various stalls..... See more >
Egerton Road Monton, Eccles M30 9LR
Sat 8 Jun

An Evening With The Andante Choir: Saturday 25th May 2024

Join us for a special concert by the Andante Choir in Holy Rood Church Hall on Saturday, 25th May 2024... See more >
Holy Rood Church Hall Moorside Road Swinton M27 0HJ
Sat 25 May

FREE taster session with the Altrincham/Sale Rock Choir

If you have ever wondered 'are there any community choirs near me?' then the answer is firmly yes!... See more >
Stretford Public Hall, Chester Road, Stretford, Manchester M32 0LG
Tue 28 May, Tue 11 Jun

Universally Manchester Festival

200 years of The University of Manchester, four days of celebration. You’re invited to a 200th birthday..... See more >
The University of Manchester, Oxford Road M13 9PL
Thu 6 Jun to Sun 9 Jun

Chorlton Park Primary School Holiday Camp Venue

Welcome to our holiday camp venue at Chorlton Park Primary School, offering children aged 5-12 a stimulating and safe... See more >
Mauldeth Rd W, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester , United Kingdom M21 7HH
Tue 28 May, Fri 31 May

Radcliffe Male Voice Choir Gala Concert

Summertime offers an opportunity for the choir to perform something other than carols. The choir has a varied..... See more >
Radcliffe United Reform Church, Blackburn St, Radcliffe M26 3WQ
Sat 15 Jun

Maggie's, Manchester - Open Garden for NGS

Maggie’s, Manchester - Open Garden for NGS The architecture of Maggies Manchester, designed by world-renowned architect Lord Foster, is complemented by gardens... See more >
Maggie’s, Manchester, Manchester M20 4QL
Sun 16 Jun

An Evening of Burlesque

Roll up, roll up. . . a scintillating night out of sparkling entertainment – the UK’s longest running burlesque show –..... See more >
Altrincham Garrick Playhouse Barrington Road Altrincham WA14 1HZ
Sun 2 Jun

Didsbury Village Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

Didsbury Village Gardens - Open Garden for NGS We have added a new contemporary garden this year to make a wonderful collection of 7 very beautiful and individual... See more >
Didsbury Village Gardens, Manchester M20 6RW
Sun 9 Jun

The Nightingales

The Nightingales A sparkling showbiz comedy by Peter Quilter. Get transported into the life (and silk dressing gowns!) of a 1950s..... See more >
Altrincham Little Theatre, 17 Oxford Road, Altrincham WA14 2ED
Today to Sat 25 May
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Cheadle care home invites local community to honour D-Day

Cheadle care home invites local community to honour D-Day A Cheadle care home is opening its doors to the community for a commemorative ceremony. To commemorate the Normandy..... See more >
Abney Hall Park, Manchester Road, Cheadle SK8 2PD
Thu 6 Jun

Spring Steamings at Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines - some of... See more >
Bolton Steam Museum, Morningto Road, off Chorley Old Road, Bolton BL1 4EU
Sun 26 May and Mon 27 May

Cirque - The Greatest Show

It's time to step into the light. Escape with us for a night like no other, where we take you into a world where..... See more >
Stockport Plaza Mersey Square Stockport SK1 1SP
Fri 7 Jun

The Magic Of Motown

Seen by over a million people, now in its 18th year! Get ready for the biggest Motown party of the year with the..... See more >
The Plaza Mersey Square Stockport Cheshire SK1 1SP
Sat 8 Jun
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Things to do around Manchester

Here are some delightful activities for a day out in Manchester, a vibrant city in the north-west of England:

1. Take a Football Stadium Tour:
- Football is life in Manchester! Whether you're a red or a blue, both Manchester United and Manchester City offer stadium tours. Explore the changing rooms, marvel at the pitch, and see the collections of trophies acquired over the years. At Old Trafford, there's even an onsite museum where you can learn about the history of Manchester United's legends. If you're a City fan, book a tour of Etihad Stadium to discover the history and triumphs of Manchester City.

2. Tour Manchester Art Gallery:
- Located in the city center, Manchester Art Gallery houses over 12,500 works of art. Lose yourself among world-class paintings, sculptures, and photographs in both permanent and temporary exhibits.

3. Explore the Northern Quarter:
- Wander through the Northern Quarter, known for its independent boutiques, street art, and trendy cafés. Discover quirky shops, vintage stores, and hidden gems. Don't miss the vibrant atmosphere and unique character of this creative neighborhood.

4. Visit the Science and Industry Museum:
- Learn about revolutionary inventions and Manchester's industrial heritage at the Science and Industry Museum. Explore interactive exhibits, vintage machinery, and historical artifacts. It's a fascinating journey through time and innovation.

5. Enjoy Live Music and Nightlife:
- Manchester is renowned for its music scene. Check out live gigs at iconic venues like Albert Hall, Band on the Wall, or Night & Day Café. After dark, explore the city's diverse bars, pubs, and clubs for a memorable night out.

6. Discover Manchester Cathedral:
- Visit Manchester Cathedral, a historic gem with stunning architecture. Attend a service, admire the stained glass windows, and explore the peaceful cloisters. Don't forget to step outside and enjoy the serene gardens.

7. Explore the Whitworth Art Gallery:
- The Whitworth Art Gallery offers a mix of contemporary and historic art. Wander through its beautiful park setting, enjoy the exhibitions, and relax by the lakeside.

8. Indulge in Food and Drink:
- Manchester boasts a diverse culinary scene. Try local delicacies at the Arndale Market, savor international cuisine in the Chinatown, or enjoy a traditional pub lunch. Don't forget to sample a Manchester tart or a Bury black pudding.

Remember, Manchester has something for everyone – from art and history to music and nightlife!