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 17th January 2017

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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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Elrow are known for putting on some of the most unique club nights in Manchester, and this February looks to be no exception. Join them as they head to Albert Hall for a roaring night of DJs, dancing and decorations dedicated to all things Bollywood. 

Fun Time Partying, Something A Little Different, Clubbing
Party Mash Up
Deansgate
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Manchester is one of the best places to go clubbing in the UK, and it's events like this that prove why. Join Back By Dope Demand this February in the city as they head on down to Gorilla for partying with the likes of Rachel Wallace, Stu Allan and Mark XTC.

Live Music, Fun Time Partying
Hip Hop/RnB
Oxford Road
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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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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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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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Watch the Super Bowl, drink American beer and play bowling at halftime – this is how you celebrate the biggest match of the year. Entry includes a Budweiser and nachos at halftime, but there’s deals on drinks, like Old Fashioneds made from your choice of over 160 American whiskeys, and food like sticky wings, bone ribs, fried chicken and Mac-N-Cheese.

Sport, Food & Drink, Something A Little Different, Stag Do
Rhythm and Blues
Deansgate
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