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Wednesday 14 February 2018


42nd Street is a Manchester Indie night club with a real history. The venue has been formerly known as George Bests legendary Slack Alice's club in the 1960's, making it a place of intrigue for many. Since being re-opened as 42's, it has gone on to become a popular spot for Indie lovers from all over the city. The queues outside are proof by themselves!

The friendly atmosphere and quality music is what sets this club apart from its competition. The dark walls and dimly lit rooms mean you can get your groove on to your favourite 80's tune without feeling all eyes are on you. If you go, you should expect to hear all of the most loved Indie anthems from the past five decades along with a mix of Glam, Rock&Roll and Funk. You will find the place filled with students and young professionals, and be pleasantly surprised by the cheap drinks! Like most night clubs, there is an entry fee, but it is always a good idea to keep an eye out for flyers and offers for cheap entrance. 

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Every Thursday

42nd Street nightclub's legendary Thursday night 'Skint' is one of the best Student Nights in Manchester; with free...

Valentine's Day Special

Valentine's Day Special

Wednesday 14 February 2018

Whether you’re in a relationship or not, there’s one place that’s always there for you, and that’s 42s. Head...


Varies night to night.
Happily Affordable ££
Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets


Day Open Close Notes
Monday (today) - -
22:30 03:00
Wednesday - -
22:30 03:00
22:00 04:00
22:00 04:00
10:30 02:30


2 Bootle Street, Manchester, M2 5GU

Central Manchester

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I always have an amazing night here. Cheap drinks, cheap admission, friendly staff, great atmosphere. It's the best place to go if you want indie/alternative music, new and old!
by on October 30th, 2014

Great night out, by far the best music iv heard so far in manchester, would reccomend this to anyone!
by on May 14th, 2013

Tried loads of other nights in Manchester but music here can't be beaten, also cheapest draught beer in the city centre!
by on May 13th, 2013

really dark in here, but its a great mix of music. cheap drinks too - a great night.
by on February 26th, 2013

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