Animal Crossing Announce stage splits for brand New Manchester festival Summer Of Love

Animal Crossing have the stage split and set times for their highly anticipated first festival Summer Of Love, happening August 21st – 22nd in a renovated warehouse a stones throw away Manchester Victoria train station. Amongst the many highlights over what is set to be a weekend to remember, the mighty Gottwood takes over the Love Factory (main stage) proceedings […]

Ramsbottom music venue supports local talent with post-lockdown gig

A Ramsbottom bar is supporting local talent in more ways than one as it opens its doors for a post-lockdown gig this month. The DogHouse Music Bar, off Kay Brow in Ramsbottom, will be home to Indie artist, Marc Todd, on Friday 27th August as he showcases his recently released self-titled debut album. Marc is […]

Rochdale Riverside launches Treasure Hunt

Rochdale Riverside, the retail destination at the heart of Rochdale town centre, has launched a Summer Treasure Hunt providing families with the opportunity to win a free day out at either Puttstars, the mini golf course on-site at Rochdale Riverside, or Reel Cinemas, the cinema complex at Rochdale Riverside, alongside a meal at either Crust […]

Festa Italiana announces full programme for August Bank Holiday Weekend

Festa Italiana, the free-to-enter weekend-long festival celebrating Italian food, drink and culture returning to Festival Piazza, Cathedral Gardens in Manchester city centre on bank holiday weekend, 27th – 29th August 2021, has announced its full weekend programme. The Festa is born out of Manchester’s Italian community and heritage; drawing huge inspiration from the traditional festivals in Italy and adding a touch of Mancunian […]

An extra special August Bank Holiday at the Bolton Food and Drink Festival

This August Bank Holiday weekend, the town centre will host the 16th Bolton Food and Drink Festival bringing a host of foodie fun and entertainment for everyone. Whilst the main marquee may not be here this year, join us and our headline sponsor Aldi, for some exciting and unique events in the Chef’s Zone in […]

The inaugural Rochdale Town Centre Food and Drink Festival 2021 set to kick off

On Wednesday 25th August, the Rochdale Town Centre Food and Drink Festival commences.   For 12 consecutive days, this event, which is organised by the Town Centre Business Improvement District, showcases tempting food and drink offerings from a wide variety of town centre venues which, despite the pandemic, continue to flourish and grow. Participating food […]

Corn Exchange Manchester is celebrating turning six by bringing back live music

To celebrate its sixth anniversary, Corn Exchange Manchester is set to introduce a whole host of weekly live entertainment to the venue. The Thursday Night Lives will take place every Thursday from 19th August between 7pm – 10pm and will bring unmissable entertainment to Manchester’s premium dining destination. Each of the musicians will play a […]

Who let the dogs IN? Hard Rock Cafe Manchester launches new ‘pet patio’ menu

Every dog has its day – and at Hard Rock Cafe Manchester that’s August 26th, when they will celebrate International Dog Day with the launch of a new mouthwatering Pet Patio Menu. The three-course treat for man’s best friend will be available to any diners booked to eat on the outside terrace – whether you’re […]

Street Eats on Your Feet at The Oast House

For close to 10 years, The Oast House has served up its iconic kebabs to hungry punters across the North, but as every Mancunian knows – scoring a table to sit and enjoy them to their fullest can be challenging during the busy summer months. Step forward, The Oast House’s new street food menu – designed to […]

Mystery solved: Over 38,000 visitors discover the Science and Industry Museum’s Top Secret exhibition in just 10 weeks

Since opening in May, the Science and Industry Museum in Manchester has welcomed over 38,000 sleuths through the doors of its Top Secret: From ciphers to cyber security exhibition. The first major exhibition at the museum since reopening, and the first to be held in the new £5m Special Exhibitions Gallery – it has seen […]