Best Events in July

July has arrived and the fine people of Manchester are sampling and savouring the peak of summer in the rainy city. We don't get much, but what we do get we want to utilise to the absolute best of our potential. So here we give you a detailed list of the best events, BBQs, Festivals and boozy fun in Manchester this July! So sit back, crack open a frosty one and plan the rest of your summer, right here at DesignMyNight. No really, we've made it oh so easy.....

Last updated on 19th July 2017

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Having first opened in East London, the famous Whistle Punks team now arrives in Manchester's Great Northern Warehouse. Armed with razor sharp axes, wooden targets and great tasting drinks, the team offer Manchester's more adventurous revellers an unforgettable experience. Whether you're celebrating a birthday or just blowing off steam with a few mates, this event is certain to leave you with a beaming smile.

Multiple start times (see ticket info)
Sport, Stag Do, Something A Little Different, Hen Party
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@Meet inside Waldorf Pub on Various dates

Think July is looking like quite the thirsty month? Consider yourself something of a king or queen of craft beer? Then why not get to know some of the best that Manchester has to offer in this unique and exclusive craft beer experience in the city.

Walks & Tours, Food & Drink, Something A Little Different, Daytime
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Waxy's is one of the most rampant bars in Manchester, and they've got the Saturday nights to prove it. Join them for a good ol' jig as every weekent plays host to a fun and frivolous roster of live music and entertainment. 

Live Music, Food & Drink
Live Music
The Printworks
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It may be summer, and menus may be changing, but if there's one thing we know to be true this July in Manchester; it's the roast dinner at Rosylee. Head on down for stunning British bites every Sunday of the month. 

Daytime, Food & Drink, Supper Clubs
Background Music
Northern Quarter
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1 events @ Frog & Bucket Comedy Club with 50 upcoming dates starting on 27 Jul 2017

If you're not convinced by comedy then the folks behind the legendary Frog & Bucket Comedy Club will have you eating your words by the time you've experienced one of their nights. Having perfected the art of hosting comedians, sit back and listen as a spread of international and national talent take to their stage and whip you into a lyrical frenzy. 

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Love eggs as much as you love disco? Maybe not as much as Gorilla do. Join them for one of the best bottomless brunches in the city as they crack the disco whip, churning out party tunes, impromptu dances and plenty of delicious breakfast plates.

Daytime, Food & Drink, Fun Time Partying, Something A Little Different
80's Music
Oxford Road
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@ Manchester Central Convention Complex on Various dates from 29th July

One of the biggest events in Manchester this month, Comic Con returns for another dose of costumes, new releases and all-out comic cool. Head on down to this massive event for meet and greets, VIP experiences, stalls and plenty more.

Daytime, Something A Little Different

Looking for a way to test your wits this July in Manchester? Grab a team of your best brains and head on down to Oddest Bar for a night of quiz questions, general knowledge, cool cocktails and tasty bites aplenty at the infamous Quizimodo.

Fun Time Partying, Quiz Night
Commercial/Pop
Chorlton

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