Caribbean Carnival of Manchester
12 – 13 August
Alexandra Park comes alive with a vibrant celebration of Caribbean music, dance and costume. With 10 entertainment stages and a parade there will be something for everyone.
1916:2016 Commemoration Concert
Join the world famous Hallé orchestra and the Irish World Heritage Centre at the Bridgewater Hall for a night celebrating Irish culture, music and dance.
Northern Quarter Makers Market
The Makers Market returns to Stephenson Square, renowned for mouth watering street food, excellent gifts and live DJ performances.
Belle Vue Colts vs Rye House
Witness one of Manchester’s finest sports teams compete in over 15 races travelling at speeds in excess of 70mph with no brakes at the Belle Vue Stadium.
Roald Dahl’s Tremendous Adventures at Tatton Park
12 – 14 August
Tatton Park is celebrating 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl with a jam-packed calendar of Roald Dahl themed events including favorites Fantastic Mr Fox and Matilda.