Best Events In February

The shortest month of the year is here - alongside plenty of fun crammed into its four weeks. With the excess of the festive period a distant memory and your bank balance restored to health, it's time to get back on the bandwagon. From Valentine's Day celebrations to drag brunches and outdoor activities, this is the very best of February events in Manchester.

Last updated on 1st February 2023

Good Life Skates

25 user reviews 4

Whether you're a total beginner or can bring your own boots because you're a total pro, Good Life Skates will have you gliding around in no time. And if you really want to make a night of it? There's even DJ-led parties to get over to.

@ Flight Club Manchester on Various dates from Saturday 4th February 2023

Whether you've got a birthday in Feb or are just looking for an excuse to dabble in some day drinking, Flight Club are here to answer your prayers. The darts bar is putting their spin on bottomless brunch; think endless pizza, a bottle of bubbly per person and a go at getting that bulleye.


48 user reviews 3

Whether you've been inspired by the 14th February, or just fancy the chance at meeting someone new, SpeedDater has the mixers, singles parties and speed dating events for you. You never know, sparks might fly when you meet someone special.

Cherry Jam

51 user reviews 5

If you're on the hunt for things to do in Greater Manchester, then Cherry Jam's bottomless afternoon tea is just the ticket. They're serving up sweet treats and savoury delights, all washed down with unlimited cocktails or draught beer and followed by a game of musical bingo.

The Six Nations are back, baby. So these Manchester hotspots are making sure you've got all you need to cheer on the England squad. From food and drink to keep you going, to the biggest screens and the best atmosphere, this is live sport screening at its finest.

The Brunch Club

16 user reviews 3

From Spice Girls to magical themes, The Brunch Club has all your daytime drinking, partying and eating needs sorted. Head over to restaurant and theatre Impossible to catch a slice of the action this February; you won't be disappointed.

Looking to fill your February in Manchester with all kinds of naughty happenings? Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events have themed brunches galore to heat things up this month, including queens of pop, musical singalongs, butlers in the buff and bingo. 

Cocktails Ahoy

11 user reviews 5

Cast off on a three-hour booze cruise with Cocktails Ahoy, starting out along Bridgewater Canal from Castlefields. This month sees the music and theme return to the 80s, with seven (yup, you read that right) cocktails included in your ticket.

Paint a Pic Manchester

2 user reviews 5

Paint A Pic is coming to a local bar near you, bringing with it the chance to create a masterpiece with the expert guidance of a talented artist. Grab plenty of drinks to accompany your fun time letting creative juices flow.

Our Place Supper Clubs not only have four courses of seasonal fare for you to chow down on, but part of your £35 ticket goes to charities tackling homelessness. So not only will you get a delish meal, but the chance to give back as well.

Students rejoice; these cool events in Manchester have you covered. Hitting up Cargo every night of the week are Hashtag Parties' blowout bashes. So shake off all that uni stress, live your best life and make some memories in our music-loving city.

  Alcotraz: Cell Block Three-Four

468 user reviews 5

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: Manchester on Various dates from Saturday 4th February 2023

It's time to have a drink in the clink. Alcotraz, the immersive cocktail bar in an underground prison, is whipping up all manner of bespoke concoctions from the booze you smuggle in past the warden. It's our top pick of things happening this weekend (and every one after that).

What's on at GRUB

124 user reviews 4

Want to beat the winter blues with some Manchester food events? Whether you fancy pizza-making workshops, gin-laced cocktail classes or beer and pudding clubs, you'll get everything you need at GRUB. And that's not all, there's sport, games, crafting and more too.