Here’s our guide to the best of what’s on in and around Manchester this weekend.
Camerata strings and brass will perform a stunning baroque programme spiced with an array of carefully selected carols. Click here for more information.
Hear Professor Tim O’Brien discuss the early days at Jodrell Bank, the way that the science of Radio Astronomy first began and how scientists and engineers developed new techniques and equipment. Find out more here.
This Christmas, Royal Exchange Theatre brings an enchanting musical adventure, filled to the brim with a feast of fabled characters. Find out more here.
The creators of international, world-class artworks share their inspirations, experiences and opinions on digital light art in an illuminating hour long presentation and Q&A. Click here for more information.
Leftfield headlines at the Warehouse Project this Saturday, presenting a night combining iconic dance music artists old & new. Find out more here.
The Fusilier Museum in Bury will be hosting a special Christmas themed family fun day this Saturday. Find out more here.
Here’s what our Twitter followers recommend this weekend:
@KMuntendam: going to the Simply Red concert!!
@pig28urmston: I’m off to the @Mcr_Magic final game this side of Xmas. It’s gone be lively and loud #loudnproud #lgmlg #0161
@5_free_hours: watching #hettyfeather @The_Lowry and a bit of coding @BuryLibraries @madlabuk #familyfun
@VisitBolton: we’ll be having fun on the ice rink at http://www.visitbolton.com/winterfestival and sampling the fantastic 12 Days of Christmas menu of @robchef1
Have a great weekend exploring the region. For more inspiration this Christmas go to visitmanchester.com.