Here’s our guide to the best of what’s on in and around Greater Manchester this weekend.
The biggest BBQ festival in Europe comes to Manchester. At the heart of the event is US style eating competitions, delicious food traders and two music stages headlined by Grandmaster Flash and The Heavy.
Stockport Beer and Cider Festival
A celebration of quality real ale & traditional cider with more than 200 beers & ciders on offer. Great live entertainment is also promised, with bands, family activities and more.
FC United of Manchester v Benfica
Almost 10 years after the club formed, FC United of Manchester play a friendly against European giants Benfica at Broadhurst Park, their new stadium in Moston. The biggest fan-owned club in the country has just been promoted, over 4,000 fans are expected and the match marks the day that Manchester United first won the European Cup against Benfica back in 1968.
For more information about what’s on in Manchester go to www.visitmanchester.com