Quirky Things To Do In Manchester

No stranger to weird and wacky activities, there's a treasure trove of fun and quirky things to do in Manchester. From bizarre brunches and drunk painting pop ups to virtual golf bars and late night bowl-a-ramas, there's always some strange goings-on. Read our recommendations for cool and quirky things to do in Manchester. 

Last updated on 11th February 2020




Exit The Room is the latest quirky team building activity to hit the city. Find yourself locked in one of the three escape rooms, themed around murder, bomb disposal and madness, where you must use your logic and team-building skills to find a way to escape before the time runs out.

If there's one thing Manchester loves, it's a secret bar. Tucked away behind launderettes, in basements and disguised as convenience stores, these bars are worth the challenge - how many can you find?

@ Meet upstairs at Piccadilly Tap, Station Approach, Manchester M1 2GH on Saturday 29th February 2020 and 4 other Saturdays

Take a peek behind the scenes at the Piccadilly Beer Mile - a stretch of breweries running through Manchester's railway arches. Enjoy intimate, informational tours of three great microbreweries at this quirky event near Manchester Piccadilly.