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 4th January 2021




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?

Promising the ultimate daytime bash, Tightrope Productions are hosting a series of bottomless brunches this winter, complete with cabaret entertainment, incredible tribute acts and thumping live music. Better yet? Tickets include gourmet dishes and free-flowing drinks.

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.