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Manchester What's On, Entertainment, Tickets and Eating Out Guide

Thursday 01 Dec 2022

[@]Manchester Events - on in the next 4 Weeks

  • The Mousetrap

    The Mousetrap

    As news spreads of a murder in London, a group of seven strangers find themselves snowed in at a remote countryside guesthouse. When a police sergeant arrives, the guests discover " to their horror " that a killer is in their midst!

    When: 28th Nov - 3rd Dec 2022
    Address: The Opera House{c} 3 Quay St M3 3HP
    Website: More information... Twitter: @atgtickets

  • Comedysportz Improvised Panto

    Comedysportz Improvised Panto

    Heroes, villains, songs and silliness are guaranteed as the gang improvise a brand new pantomime using only your suggestions and a sprinkling of fairy dust

    When: 9th & 10th Dec 2022
    Address: Waterside Exhibitions Centre{c} 1 Waterside{c} Sale M33 7ZF
    Website: More information... Twitter: @WatersideArts

  • Twisted Wheel All-Dayer

    Twisted Wheel All-Dayer

    The legendary Twisted Wheel Club is back, celebrating its 22nd anniversary since reopening in 2000 with fellow icon of the Manchester music scene, Band on the Wall

    When: 11th Dec 2022
    Address: Band On The Wall{c} 25 Swan St M4 5JZ
    Website: More information... Twitter: @bandonthewall

  • Swinging Christmas with the Hallu

    Swinging Christmas with the Hallu

    The Hallu welcomes back jazz legend Clare Teal, habitual winner of British Jazz Singer of the Year, for a swinging celebration full of Christmas classics including: Jingle Bells, It"s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, Winter Wonderland etc

    When: 16th Dec 2022
    Address: The Bridgewater Hall{c} Lower Mosley St M2 3WS
    Website: More information... Twitter: @BridgewaterHall

  • The Retrosettes

    The Retrosettes

    A vintage styled band from Manchester and thier repertoire is VAST. Audiences of any age are going to absolutely love the band"s take on what is likely one your favourite songs

    When: 17th Dec 2022
    Address: Matt {amp} Phreds{c} 64 Tib St{c} Manchester M4 1LW
    Website: More information... Twitter: @mattandphreds

  • Manchester Christmas Markets

    Manchester Christmas Markets

    Over 300 beautifully festooned stalls and chalets spread across the city centre, the Christmas Markets are free and accessible to all. Soak up the atmosphere and follow the market trail as it winds through the city centre, tempting you with gifts, crafts, jewellery, clothes and toys

    When: Until 22nd Dec 2022
    Address: Piccadilly Gardens And Across The City
    Website: More information... Twitter: @vist_mcr

  • Backyard Cinema

    Backyard Cinema

    Perfect for movie-lovers and adventure-seekers, Backyard Cinema offers an immersive cinema experience that is more than just the movies

    When: Until 23rd Dec 2002
    Address: Depot Mayfield{c} Manchester M1 2PY
    Website: More information... Twitter: @BackyardCinemas

  • There"s a Rang-Tan in my Bedroom & Other Stories

    There"s a Rang-Tan in my Bedroom & Other Stories

    When: 9th - 23rd Dec 2023
    Address: HOME{c} 2 Tony Wilson Place{c} Manchester M15 4FN
    Website: More information... Twitter: @HOME_mcr

  • Bolton Christmas Festival

    Bolton Christmas Festival

    You won't be short of things to do as there's a HUGE ice rink for you and your mates! Go prepared with your list, as there's a Santa's Grotto AND a festival Teepee bar for warm Christmas tipple and live bands!

    When: 15th - 24th Dec 2022
    Address: Venues Across Bolton
    Website: More information... Twitter: @BoltonWinterFes

  • Santa Specials

    Santa Specials

    Kick start your Christmas celebrations with a steam train ride through our very own winter wonderland, the Irwell Valley, on what has become a firm family favourite in the North West!

    When: From 26th Nov 2022
    Address: East Lancashire Railway{c} Bury
    Website: More information... Twitter: @eastlancsrly

  • Viennese Christmas Spectacular by Candlelight

    Viennese Christmas Spectacular by Candlelight

    Tchaikovsky"s elegant Nutcracker Suite leads on from Brahms" serious Hungarian Dance No.5. In the concert"s penultimate work, Tchaikovsky transports the evening to the magical halls of snowy Tsarist Russia with a regal waltz from his ballet Sleeping Beauty

    When: 29th Dec 2022
    Address: Manchester Cathedral{c} Victoria St M3 1SX
    Website: More information... Twitter: @ManCathedral

  • Glow - RHS Brdigewater

    Glow - RHS Brdigewater

    Bring all the family for a magical evening at RHS Garden Bridgewater. See the garden in breathtaking beauty and follow amazing displays lighting a wonderful new route

    When: 16th - 30th Dec 2022
    Address: Occupation Rd{c} Worsley{c} Manchester M28 2LJ
    Website: More information... Twitter: @The_RHS

  • Christmas at HOME

    Christmas at HOME

    We"ve got family theatre, HOME favourites Bourgeois & Maurice with our Christmas film lineup to be confirmed

    When: Dates In Dec 2022
    Address: HOME{c} 2 Tony Wilson Place{c} Manchester M15 4FN
    Website: More information... Twitter: @HOME_mcr

  • Little Penguin"s First Christmas

    Little Penguin"s First Christmas

    Little Penguin"s First Christmas is an immersive, festive experience for babies aged 0-36 months and their grown-ups! Filled with puppetry, original music and sensory delights to stimulate and captivate, this show is a perfect first theatrical experience for your little one.

    When: 22nd - 31st Dec 2022
    Address: The Lowry{c} Pier 8{c} The Quays{c} Salford{c} M50 3AZ
    Website: More information... Twitter: @The_Lowry

  • New Year's Eve " Back to the 70s

    New Year's Eve " Back to the 70s

    This NYE we host a gala performance featuring some of the best and most iconic 70s inspired grooves, from the decade that provided the soundtrack to dance floors all over the world

    When: 31st Dec 2022
    Address: The Bridgewater Hall{c} Lower Mosley St M2 3WS
    Website: More information... Twitter: @BridgewaterHall

  • Sex Pistols in Manchester

    Sex Pistols in Manchester

    On 6 June 1976, the Sex Pistols played for the first time in Manchester at the Lesser Free Trade Hall. The gig is seen as the catalyst for the Manchester music scene which followed

    When: Until 31st Dec 2022
    Address: Central Library{c} St Peter{a}s Square M2 5PD
    Website: More information... Twitter: @librarylivemcr

  • The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan

    The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan

    With amazing special effects, stunning sets, beautiful costumes and barrel-loads of laughter, The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan will take your whole family on a swashbuckling trip to Neverland like never before!

    When: 10th - 31st Dec 2022
    Address: The Opera House{c} 3 Quay St M3 3HP
    Website: More information... Twitter: @atgtickets

Manchester a City of ‘Quarters’

Bury - Part of Historic Manchester

Bury

Only 30 minutes by Tram from the City Centre, Bury and its attractions make a good day trip

Castlefield

Castlefield

Nestled between the Irwell and Medloack rivers Castlefield is where the Romans established 'Mamucium'. Experience the old and modern and explore its attractions

China Town - City Centre

China Town

China Town, a stone's throw from Piccadilly Gardens, offers restaurants, specialist supermarkets and entertainment all in one space

Deansgate

Deansgate

Connecting most parts of the city, this mile-long road is worth a stroll along and offers some great shops and places to eat

Read About All Manchester‘s Quarters