Best Events In March

What's that we see? A daffodil? A bunny? A little ray of warmth breaking through the clouds? Oh goodie, it's finally spring. If you're looking for things to do in Manchester this March, look no further than our guide that's full of the joys of the season. And by 'joys', we mean cocktails, nights out, boozy brunches and massive St Patrick's Day parties.

Last updated on 20th January 2023

Searching for boozy brunches to look forward to? Book into Bougie Drag and Boy Toy Events for a selection of lip syncing, slut dropping and hair flipping spectaculars. From Lady Gaga and Beyonce, to bingo spectaculars and butlers in the buff, there's a theme for everyone.

Cherry Jam

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Searching for events in Manchester this weekend? Cherry Jam have you covered with their bottomless afternoon tea on Saturdays and grazing boards with free-flowing booze come Sundays. Drinks include plenty of cocktails and beer, which are followed by a game of musical bingo. 

Cocktails Ahoy

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If you're on the hunt for fun things to do in Manchester for adults this March, look no further than a pirate-themed cruise from Cocktails Ahoy. Taking yo ho ho and a bottle of rum to a whole new level, you'll enjoy seven themed tipples, plus three hours of music from the resident DJ.


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Singles rejoice; with 20 years experience in the business, SpeedDater know how to put you in the perfect position to find that special someone. Their speed dating events take place at venues across the city, with something to suit everyone on offer.

Old School R&B Brunch

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In March, Old School R&B Brunch is taking over Canvas on Oxford Road for a wicked party. Guzzle bottomless rum punch for a whole hour before chomping on a tasty two-course meal. And then? Dance 'til your heart's content as DJs blast out epic tunes.

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Topping our list of outdoor events in Manchester this month is The Great Game Outdoor Treasure Hunt, where you'll make your way around some of the city's most famous landmarks and hidden streets. Solve the clues and puzzles along the way to win your grand prize: 20% off the bill at a local pub.

Whether she's a laidback lady or into the finer things in life, we've put together a list of the best Mother's Day ideas in Manchester. Spoil your number one woman with afternoon tea, classy cocktails, a thoughtful dinner and plenty more with our guide.

St Patrick's Day in Manchester might just be one of our favourite times of the year. Guinness? Check. Excuses to wear fun hats while dancing to traditional music? Double check. Uncover our guide to the best things to do this year and raise a toast to the Emerald Isle.

Whether you're shaking up those birthday plans or fancy a bit of team bonding, Exit The Room is bringing you escape game experiences from murder to madness. They're offering up something a little different for you to entertain yourselves in the city.

What's on at GRUB

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GRUB are once again proving that they're a powerhouse of fun events with their March lineup. From bottomless brunch to disco bingo and Irish whiskey nights, there's no shortage of things to do here.

Wondering what's on in Manchester tonight? Fronting the best student clubbing at venues across the city, Hashtag Parties is any young adult's key to partying. From affordable drinks deals to some of the hottest venues and music, they've really got it all.