Taking place every Friday, this hilarious bingo-meets-game show night is a unique at home twist on the great British pastime. Join drag superstar Ginger for an evening of NSFW jokes, pop anthems and guest appearances from some of the UK's top queens.
Best Events in April
If you were looking for things to do in Manchester this April, then you've stumbled upon a real winner with our guide to the month. A handpicked selection of online events and virtual activities alongside the usual winners, this is designed to set you up for the springtime just right as the warmer months set in.
Just because you can't get to the bar, doesn't mean that the bar can't come to you. Join Forbes whisky writer Felipe Schrieberg as he takes you through a special selection of whiskies from The Dram Team; think premium drams, tasting notes and a live tutorial.
Not only will The Refuge be opening its doors for outdoor dining on the 12th, but their cook at home kits are a must for Easter festivities. Get a taste of what to expect when doors reopen with succulent chicken breast or lamb shawarma shepherd's pie and sticky toffee pud.
If you're celebrating a birthday, date night or special occasion ahead of restaurants reopening, these DIY meal kits are sure to satisfy. Get your fix of droolworthy dinners, from juicy burgers to fresh pasta and aromatic curries, with minimal effort required.
Of course, it wouldn't be April without the Easter weekend. If you're looking for ways to celebrate the four-day bank hols, check our our guide to online experiences, outdoor ideas and dinner inspiration, all helpfully compiled together in one place.
Whether you're searching for Easter weekend inspo or looking for unique things to do with your bubble, our guide to outdoor activities has it all. Explore alfresco sips, beer garden dinners, pop-up cinema screenings and city-wide treasure hunts right here.
Make the most of these outdoor restaurants this April, with city-wide spots offering an array of alfresco opportunities. This spring, knock back a few drinks in some of the city's best spots, from swish tapas terraces to brilliant brasserie rooftops.
Looking to get fit but hate doing exercise? This is certainly one fun way to get moving. Led by top international burlesque performers, this online class is taking you through iconic routines, positive body image and empowering moves with hour-long sessions or 5-hour courses.
Ok so the days of lockdown quizzes and games may almost be over, but why not get the bingo cards out one last time - for old time's sake? Log onto these virtual events hosted by Dabbers, from the weird and the wonderful to the downright bonkers.
April in Manchester means one thing: the return of the mighty beer garden. Book yourself into one of these top-notch outdoor spaces, from luscious green hideaways to sleek terraces; where group hangouts, freshly poured pints and classic pub grub all await.
Sounds Familiar is back... and this time, they're taking things to your living room. Grab a drink and crank up the tunes with live quizzes from the musical pros, with plenty of hit songs, belly-aching laughs and hilarious happenings guaranteed.
Looking for unique things to do this April? Swamp Motel is blurring the boundaries between theatre, film and gaming. You'll be given an important role in the storyline, utilising various online platforms to solve a missing persons case or find a lost ancient artefact.
With just a few short weeks of lockdown left, these fun online events are helping you stay entertained until Manchester reopens once again. Join Sipsmith throughout April is as they bring you a slick lineup of cocktail masterclasses and virtual distillery tours.
Of course, it wouldn't be April in Manchester without making the most of lockdown easing. Nab a spot at one of these bars with outdoor seating for long-awaited catch-ups topped off with boozy brunches, grazing plates and hopefully some good weather.
Looking for outdoor drinking ideas in Manchester? Gather your squad for socially-distanced sips in your garden or local park, with bar-quality tipples to make the catch-up even more special. From craft brews to bottled cocktails, these alcohol delivery ideas are sure to wow.
Searching events in Manchester this April? Check out The Dirty 30 II, a critically-acclaimed show from a group of talented actors that can now be livestreamed. Performers will attempt to put on 30 plays in one hour, discussing everything from love and pride to revolution and sex.
Simply can't wait for the return of hospitality? Secured your space at one of Manchester's best restaurants or bars. From rooftop haunts with panoramic views to quirky terraces that act as suntraps when its warm out, there are plenty of indoor and outside places to book now.
Make the most of rising temperatures and check out our pick of the best walks in and around Manchester. We're thinking urban landscapes, unmissable wildlife and nature at its finest as well as quirky city side streets that are just waiting to be explored.