For some, the Festive Season, would not be the same without a trip to the theatre for a great family show. We have so many great shows to choose from in and around Manchester you will be spoilt for choice:
We will be bringing the regions very finest artisans to Urmston Artisan Market with a huge, spectacular choice of some of the very finest foods, drinks, crafts, designs and art for an amazing Christmas Special.
This is the largest one yet and certainly not one to miss.
Come along and enjoy the atmosphere - there really is no where quite like Urmston on Art...
Arguably the largest and Best Christmas Market in the country, Manchester Christmas Markets is the ideal destination for a festive group outing. Markets are spread across the city centre, some 300 traders offer mouth-watering international food, drinks and delicately crafted Yuletide gifts in the heart of this buzzing city.
It starts on the 10th November and runs to the 20th December. Here is a walking map provided by Mancheste...
The Olympic Parade has been set for the 17th October. Make sure you are there and join the thousands are expected to line the streets to cheer on their heroes including, Jason Kenny and Laura Trott, as well as the cyclists who trained in our National Cycling Centre in Clayton.
Starting outside the Museum of Science and Industry at 4.30pm on October 17th, the parade will move onto Deansgate at the junction with Liverpool Road....
The Digital Kids Show is bringing a stellar line-up of the biggest brands in kid’s technology, guest stars, celebrities and top manufacturers to Event City on 29th & 30th October 2016. With the best digital products, toys, advice and apps, the show is hands down the best hands-on day out for the whole family.
The Live Show
The live show will feature some of the UK's biggest Minecraft YouTubers, as well as BGT finalists Boogie S...
2016 marks 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl. There will be celebrations for Roald Dahl 100 throughout 2016, delivering a year packed with gloriumptious treats and squiffing surprises for everyone. Roald Dahl's Tremendous Adventures at Tatton Park is just one of a number of marvellous events taking place throughout the year.
There are only a few more weeks to see the Tremendous Adventures so don't miss out.
Tickets are still for sale for the Bear Grylls Survival Race and Family Festival this Saturday 24th September 2016. Join the BG Outdoor Festival for the UK’s most exciting and action-packed day set in Manchester’s stunning Tatton Park, with over 2,000 acres of deer park, meres and woodland. Packed with Activities, Festival challenges, Fantastic prizes, Live Music, Gourmet Food Pop-ups & Licenced bars.
To celebrate Michael Rosen's 'Bear Hunt, Chocolate Cake & Bad Things' exhibition opening at Z-arts; local author Victoria Delderfield has reviewed some of his other fabulous stories with her two children. Here are the book reviews and details of this fantastic exhibition opening in manchester this weekend.
…And now for a book hunt!
If you’ve swishy-swashyed through We’re Going on a Bear Hunt until the pages are dog-eared, then...
A feel good garden party festival for children and grown ups alike. Held on the lawns of Flixton Cricket Club, Flixton Festival embraces the boutique festival feel offering a selection of homegrown musical talent, artisan stalls, fresh food, face painting and a range of activities with an opportunity to enjoy getting together for a stress free bank holiday Sunday to remember.
Friday, 26 August 2016 at 16:30 - Monday, 29 August 2016 at 19:00
The most family friendly festival in the area in one of the most beautiful settings in the country. We’ve got the best beers (for the guys), the best prosecco (for the girls), bouncy castles and more (for the kids) and amazing live music throughout the whole bank holiday weekend in August for you all to enjoy (that’s for everyone!!!)