Manchester Caribbean Carnival

Back in 1972, a group of Caribbean immigrants held an impromptu carnival on the streets of Manchester attended by around 100 people. Now, over four decades later, that small gathering has evolved into something much bigger and culturally significant – the Manchester Caribbean Carnival. This… Read more »

Open Day at The Lowry

The Lowry Open Day is a chance to experience what goes on behind the scenes at the theatre. On Saturday the 5th of August between 10am and 4pm, there will be a range of activities, including backstage tours, technical and performance workshops and live acts…. Read more »

Erick Morillo at Gorilla

This weekend, Covert presents Erick Morillo at Gorilla. Born in New York and raised in Colombia and Union City, New Jersey, Erick has remained one of the most in-demand and instantly recognisable DJs in the world. Tickets for the night on Saturday the 5th of… Read more »

Manchester Jazz Festival

Manchester Jazz Festival celebrates its 22nd festival in 2017 and is unlike any other event on the jazz festival circuit. Accessible to all and mostly free, it features ten days of contemporary jazz from the North West, the UK and abroad with national premieres of… Read more »

Feel The Beat at Gorilla

Feel The Beat teams up with the Ministry Of Sound this weekend to present The Classics. A night of old school dance tunes with a host of top DJs; including Tall Paul, Allister Whitehead and Stu Allan. Tickets for the event of Saturday the 15th… Read more »