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 22nd August 2019

@ SECRET LOCATION MANCHESTER on Sat, 12th Oct 2019 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

If you're on the hunt for something a little different, The Wizard's Brunch and Dinner is sure to be one quirky day out. You'll get to embody your favourite fictional witch or wizard and indulge in a grand feast complete with live entertainment and potions aplenty. 

Looking for something a little different in Manchester? Ditch the usual weekend antics and shake things up at a hidden location where it's all about musicals. From Mamma Mia to Grease and beyond, you'll find classic flicks, free-flowing drinks and popcorn.

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 28th September 2019 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.