Top October Events in Manchester

October's here, bringing with it an eclectic mix of parties and events to ease us into winter. Who cares about dark nights and rain when there's so much fun to be had? Certainly not you, at least not anymore. Ignore the weather's grumbles and tuck in to some of the city's top affairs, be that broody nights, naughty clubs or sumptuous burlesque, we just can't keep our mitts off them. Check out our pick of the top 10 events in Manchester this October.

Last updated on 21st August 2019




Head to The Mint Lounge where this series of unique film nights is bringing your favourite movie musicals to the big screen. Get ready to belt along to all those classics with the help of bottomless drinks throughout the screening, and unlimited popcorn.

Brighten up your Autumn with the Reggae Brunch as it lands in Manchester once more. Armed with a soundtrack of classic tropical hits, a menu of mouthwatering Caribbean eats and an unbeatable party spirit, it's an absolute must for gloomy weekends. 

@ The Viaducts on Friday 11th and Saturday 12th October 2019

Cocktails in the City is back once more with a hand-picked collection of Manchester's best bars, all brought together under one roof. Expect over 30 signature mixes exclusively for the occasion, alfresco feasting from street food vendors and award-winning mixologists from across the city. 

@ Meet upstairs at Piccadilly Tap, Station Approach, Manchester M1 2GH on Saturday 28th September 2019 and 4 other Saturdays

If you reckon that this October is looking like something of a thirsty month, we'd have to go ahead and agree, so why not quench it with one of the best beer experiences in the city? Taking you to three different breweries, get to know the best in the business and enjoy tasters along the way.