Manchester Caribbean Carnival

Manchester Carnival has brought Caribbean culture to the forefront, annually for over 40 years, and is the North West’s largest celebration of Caribbean music and carnival arts. A vibrant celebration of Caribbean music, dance, theatre and costume. Taking place at Alexandra Park, enjoy the infectious… Read more »

Manchester International Festival

Manchester International Festival launched in 2007 as an artist-led festival presenting new works from across the spectrum of performing arts, visual arts and popular culture. It takes place biennially and this year runs from the 4th to the 21st of July. Information about all the… Read more »

Manchester Day 2019

Manchester Day is an annual event that celebrates everything great about the city. It is a day for families, residents and visitors to get together and celebrate all things Mancunian that have made Manchester one of the world’s most iconic cities. This year it takes… Read more »

King Street Festival

Taking place on Saturday the 1st and Sunday the 2nd of June, the King Street Festival is a glorious weekend on Manchester’s most iconic, historic street; with alfresco dining, live music and a pop-up gin bar. More information about everything that will be going on… Read more »

Our Friends Electrik at Refuge

The Refuge’s third bank holiday weekend gathering is just around the corner, which features ‘Our Friends Electrik’, who are hosting four days of arts, music, make-up, clothes swapping and alterations, performances, local craft breweries, food and much more. Full details of everything taking place are… Read more »