Amazing Group Activities In Manchester

If you're like us and you want to share plenty of experiences with your pals, you'll appreciate how hard it can be to find a venue suitable for everyone. So, we've thrown together a list of some incredible places for you all, including cool gaming, bowling and a host of other exciting nightlife ideas. Discover the best group activities in Manchester right here.

Last updated on 1st February 2023

What's on at GRUB

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Interesting activities in Manchester are plentiful thanks to GRUB. Spruce up your regular ol' group outings with everything from burlesque to disco bingo, bottomless brunches and cocktail or food masterclasses.

  Alcotraz: Cell Block Three-Four

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@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: Manchester on Various dates from Saturday 4th February 2023

One of the best nights out for groups in Manchester, Alcotraz is the prison-themed speakeasy that requires savvy smuggling skills. Bring a bottle of your favourite spirit and successfully sneak it past the guards, where you'll be rewarded by talented inmates whipping you up something special. 

Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events are behind some of the most fabulous experiences in the city, offering a wide range of group activities that can't be missed. Join them for drag brunches, buff butlers and Lady Gaga tribute shows across the best venues.

Cocktails Ahoy

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With a capacity of up to 60 guests, Cocktails Ahoy are coming top of group drinking activities in Manchester. Hop aboard their barge and they'll take you on a cruise through the Bridgewater Canal, where you can enjoy themed drinks and cracking music from the DJs.

The Brunch Club

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The Brunch Club are famed for their themed group days out, having created the likes of emo brunches and Beyoncé drag shows. Expect live entertainment, quirky games and plenty of delicious refreshments throughout the experience.  

Old School R&B Brunch

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Your friends won't need much convincing on this one. Perfect for groups, Old School R&B Brunch's daytime events at Canvas are not to be missed. Not only does your ticket include a two-course meal and bottomless drinks, but also DJs blasting out your favourite tunes and immersive games.

Cherry Jam

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Looking to get together with pals? Cherry Jam's bottomless sessions are just the ticket. Think afternoon tea or grazing platters washed down with unlimited cocktails. Plus, there's musical bingo to finish things off.

Get a little competitive with your pals at NQ64, one of the top spots offering group activities for adults in Manchester. Enjoy Pac-Man, Golden Axe and Guitar Hero, alongside consoles such as the SNES or Sega Mega Drive, all while sipping your way through themed cocktails.