August Bank Holiday Manchester Events

In Manchester we're always hopeful of a sunny August Bank Holiday weekend and a chance to enjoy that cheeky extra day off work. Right in the heart of the summer, the August Bank Holiday is the perfect opportunity to take advantage of Manchester's great selection of summertime events. So watch this space for a list of all our recommended Bank Holiday events, parties and nights out in Manchester.

Last updated on 21st August 2017

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Needing to slow down after all of those party antics this weekend? Nay fear, as Dive NQ are coming at you with the perfect way to chill out. Join them as not only are there drinks and eats aplenty, they'll be showing the latest episode of Game of Thrones on the big screen.

Film Screenings
Northern Quarter
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While we all know that the August Bank Holiday is sure to be sweeping with club nights and raging parties, isn't it right about time you tried something different. Whistle Punks are giving you just that, with the only axe throwing experience in the UK.

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Sport, Stag Do, Something A Little Different, Hen Party
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Get amped up for one of the biggest sporting events of the year, which just so happens to land on the August bank holiday weekend. Brought to you by The Milton Club, enjoy the Mayweather V McGregor in cool luxury alongside drinks, booth packages and all the fist throwing action.

Sport, Something A Little Different
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Giving it some welly in the bank holiday brunch department, you don't have to worry about sore heads on a Monday when it comes to these Sunday drinks, because you've got the day off! Join Gorilla for bloody marys, firm disco hits and antics throughout the day.

Daytime, Food & Drink, Fun Time Partying, Something A Little Different
80's Music
Oxford Road
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Join The Liquor Store this August Bank Holiday in Manchester as not only can you kick back with some of the best in cocktails, the Total Stone Roses are going to be churning out some top cover hits all night long. 

Live Music, Food & Drink, Fun Time Partying, Themed Nights
Rock n Roll
Oxford Road
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A request night churning out some of the best in all-round hits, it's Dive NQ hosting a top August Bank Holiday in Manchester this weekend. Join them for American nibbles, affordable beers and dancing until the early hours of the morning. Remember: YOU'VE GOT MONDAY OFF.

Hip Hop/RnB
Northern Quarter
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Feeling all sorts of thirsty this bank holiday in Manchester? Then there's only one thing for it, and that's chuffing back tequila. Join the Manchester Tequila Festival as you enjoy this Mexican favourite with more mezcal and tasters than ever.

Food & Drink, Fun Time Partying, Something A Little Different
Party Mash Up

It's all sausages and then some this bank holiday weekend in Manchester with the Manchester Sausage Festival. Try new dishes and get familiar with this porky piece as this food festival promises to be great supplement to a fun weekend.

Festival, Food & Drink, Something A Little Different
Live Music

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