Your August events calendar gets a spicy upgrade as Wing Fest returns to Manchester with more chow-able chicken and activities. Get your fill of delicious wings for just £1 each, before sinking your teeth into eating competitions, axe throwing and BBQ demonstrations.
Top 10 Events this Summer in Manchester
That seriously dapper sunshine decided to show his face for a sweet scattering of Vitamin D, but where to indulge in such fun tidings? From fun-filled festivals and smashing street food events to cracking club nights and sun-drenched beer gardens, we're about to give you the lowdown on how to make the most of the sunshine. Check out our bucket list guide to the top 10 events in Manchester this summer.
Whether you're watching the big match with the boys or soaking up some vitamin D with the boys, Manchester's beer gardens are always worth a shout. We're bringing you waterside boozing, elevated terraces and ice-cold craft beers to boot.
Back for its 4th year, the Official Manchester Rum Festival is taking over the Viadux this August. Taste your way through over 50 different kinds of rum, with the likes of Appleton Estate, Chairman's Reserve and Black Tears alongside seminars and some of the best bars in the country.
With some of the best rooftop bars in the country, Manchester is really up there. Pair world-class cocktails and globally-inspired dishes with stunning views and Instagrammable interiors. Your date night just got a whole lot sexier.
Get down to Gorilla this summer were the city centre club is hosting Swiftogeddon; the themed event dedicated to deep-cuts, extended mixes and top hits from the iconic singer. If there's one thing that'll never go out of style, it's Taylor Swift.
Not tried one of the most fun additions to Manchester's partying scene yet? The Reggae Brunch is all about great music, unlimited cocktails and Caribbean food. This summer, the brand will be popping up in a secret location to bring you rum punch and party games.
Coming to Mayfield Depot for one weekend only, Gin Fever is the boozy daytime bash perfect for lovers of all things gin. Serving a massive variety of the spirit along with tasty street food, guests will be able to take part in masterclasses and dance the night away to live music.
There's only one thing for it when the temperature rises - and that's an icy cool bevvy. We've rounded up six of the best cold cocktails Manchester has on offer, including a frozen porn star martini on one of the most Insta-worthy terraces.