11 Jun Manchester Events 2019
Hire a private jet to Manchester, and attend one of the numerous amazing events throughout the year. As a Manchester based company, we want to let you know what our great city has to offer. When you fly by private jet to Manchester, you’re guaranteed a warm Mancunian welcome on arrival.
Manchester is a popular destination for private jet travellers and with its football and music scene being known worldwide. There are so many things to do in Manchester, from its heritage and culture.
Known for its musical heritage, Manchester continues to deliver a multitude of music events, including concerts at the big arenas such as The Etihad Stadium, Manchester Arena, and the O2 Apollo.
For theatre and performance art, check out the Lowry and Manchester’s Palace and Opera House. Not only the home of football, Manchester holds a number of sporting events as well as plenty of entertainment for the family.
Flying by private jet to Manchester
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From arts and exhibitions to comedy and entertainment, there is always a fantastic number of events in Greater Manchester. No matter when you go to Manchester, there’s always something happening. Get your calendar ready – here are the best yearly events to look forward to.
Chinese New Year – various locations – January/February.
Manchester has one of the largest Chinese communities in the UK, so Chinese New Year is always a big event. From Albert Square to Chinatown, thousands of people line the streets to watch the annual dragon parade, led by a 175-foot dragon and followed by dancers, acrobats and local Mancunians in traditional Chinese dress.
March – Wonder Women is Manchester’s feminist festival of female art, music, film and politics. Inspired by the city that raised Emmeline Pankhurst, Wonder Women celebrates female accomplishments around the world and encourages and supports local women.
The Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run
May – The Great Manchester Run is a 10km race and a half marathon organised every year in mid-May. It’s one of the most popular mass participation events in the city, with more than 40,000 runners taking part and tens of thousands of supporters turning out to watch.
June – Marking its 8th year in 2018, Manchester Day celebrates the city itself and all things Mancunian! It’s a day full of colourful parades and decorations, traditional bagpipe concerts and hundreds of street food stalls.
Heaton Park – June – Parklife is Manchester’s most-loved music festival, held every June come rain, hail or shine. Tickets always sell out quickly as revellers take to the grass in Heaton Park to dance and drink the weekend away.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019
This summer, Manchester, will be the proud host city of six ICC CWC19 matches at Old Trafford including a semi-final and the most watched fixture in international cricket when India take on Pakistan.
Canal Street – August – Manchester Pride is one of the UK’s longest-running LGBT pride festivals, held in the Gay Village every August. The 10-day celebration involves music, arts and cultural events throughout the city, all finishing with a bang at the flagship event called “The Big Weekend” over the August bank holiday.
Manchester Food and Drink Festival
September/October – It’s the UK’s largest urban food and drink event where you can sample the best from over 250 restaurants, bars, cafes, pubs and other culinary delights.
VUE Printworks – October – Are you ready to scream? Grimmfest is Manchester’s one and only horror, cult, extreme fantasy and sci-fi film festival, held at the beginning of October every year.
Manchester Zombie Walk
October – No city does Halloween quite like Manchester! At the end of October, thousands of zombies, ghosts and ghouls take to the streets for an annual ‘scare-walk’, where they stumble, growl and groan their way through the Manchester streets, arms outstretched.
Manchester Oktoberfest will be on Albert Square just in the middle of the city. Albert Square is transformed into a traditional Oktoberfest with live music and great atmosphere.
Manchester Christmas Markets
November/December – It’s one of the largest in the country. As soon as the cold weather hits, the city turns on its Christmas lights and kicks off its seasonal festivities, with over 300 traders setting up stands across the city centre.
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