Fun Events in Manchester

All work and no play makes Jack a very dull boy. We're not sure who Jack is, but we wouldn't want him to be dull - so we've pulled together a list of some of the most fun events in Manchester for Jack - and you - to enjoy. From festivals to parties and gigs to clubs, here's our guide to some of the best events and fun things to do in Manchester.  

Last updated on 9th October 2017

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Having sliced passed their competitors in London, Whistle Punks now arrives in Manchester's Great Northern Warehouse. Guests will have the chance to hurl a sharpened axe at a wooden target, before heading to the bar and enjoying a few great cocktails. Perfect for a day out or a special celebration, you'll struggle to find a more fun activity in Manchester. 

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Sport, Stag Do, Something A Little Different, Hen Party
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The renowned Hip-Hop Brunch is finally coming to Manchester, bringing three delicious courses of Dirty South food, bottomless cocktails and hip-hop karaoke.

Something A Little Different, Karaoke, Daytime, Food & Drink, Hen Party, Stag Do
Hip Hop/RnB
Oxford Road
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Looking for something seriously special to do this weekend in Manchester? Whether you're peckish for brunch or just fancy going bottomless, join Rosylee for their weekend brunch where British bites and bubbles come as standard.

Food & Drink
Northern Quarter
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Along with a delicious two-course meal at James Martin Restaurant, this afternoon will improve your management skills as a former hostage negotiator talks you through his experience.

Something A Little Different, Food & Drink, Daytime
Deansgate
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Confetti canons and power ballads - what more could you possibly need for a fun night out? Nothing, as Ultimate Power at Manchester Ritz proves once again. The huge night puts on the best songs ever written for you to party, air guitar and sing the night away.

Clubbing, Fun Time Partying
80's Music
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Free entry until 12am, amazing drink deals throughout the night on everything from beer, spirit mixers and cocktails, as well as a DJ playing some of the best in indie, house, dance, funk, RnB and hip hop all until the early hours of the morning: it looks like Dive NQ have just made one of the most fun events in Manchester on a Friday.

Clubbing, Date Night, Food & Drink, Fun Time Partying
Hip Hop/RnB
Northern Quarter
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Some people just can't stop moving their feet, and there's one fun thing to do in Manchester that can help with the issue. Join Revolucion De Cuba every week for their Salsa Social as live music, salsa hits, dance lessons and shuffling feet take centre stage.

Something A Little Different
Burlesque/Piano
Deansgate
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Consider yourself something of a hop hound and would like to get a little more familiar with some of the best beer that Manchester has to boast? Then it's only right you head out on this top notch walking tour as you flit between 3 of the best breweries in town for tips, tasters and more. 

Walks & Tours, Food & Drink, Something A Little Different, Daytime
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