Here’s our guide to the best of what’s on in and around Manchester this weekend.
Milltown’s most diverse challenge yet is back by popular demand for a second year this Sunday. The event, hosted in the Saddleworth area will see participants carry out a 400 metre swim, a 20k bike ride and a 5k run. Find out more.
With over 60 bands playing across three days, Manchester Punk Festival is back with a bang for its second year. Click here for more information.
On the day that marks both the exact 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death and the traditional date of his birth, the BBC Philharmonic celebrate at the Bridgewater Hall. Find out more.
‘The Way through the Woods’ is an evocative and spellbinding journey into the soul of the North West, taking visitors beyond the everyday and familiar to the seldom seen areas that lie beyond the beaten track. See more at visitmanchester.com.
The festival will have over 200 vegan/animal welfare and rights stalls, dozens of films and presentations, live music, cookery demonstrations and children’s activities. Click here for more information.
5SOS will be playing tracks from their new studio album Sounds Good, Feels Good at their Manchester Arena show. Find out more.
Explore some of the fantastic walks in Greater Manchester where you can make the most of the sunny weather whilst taking in a beautiful view. Click here for more information.
Have a great weekend exploring the region. For more inspiration go to visitmanchester.com.