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 and pop-ups to gigs and comedy clubs, here's our guide to some of the best events and fun things to do in Manchester.  

Last updated on 23rd June 2020

@ The Viadux on Friday 16th and Saturday 17th October 2020

Cocktails in the City is touching down in Manchester once more this October, bringing a festival filed with innovative cocktail creating with them. Head on over to the Viadux while they're here and you'll take part in interactive games, exclusive tastings and plenty more mixology-inspired activities. 

The Gin Society

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If you're after fun things to do in Manchester, it's time to check out The Gin Society. Not only is the botanical-based pop-up taking over Manchester with samples, talks and tastings, but also street food and live music.

@ Meet upstairs at Piccadilly Tap, Station Approach, Manchester M1 2GH on Saturday 11th July 2020 and 6 other Saturdays

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.