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Sing-a-Long-a Matilda The Musical (PG)

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse, Altrincham
Sunday 14 July 2024
Calling all revolting children and their parents - come and be a little a bit naughty at Sing-a-Long-a Matilda the Musical From the producers of Sing-a-longa-a Sound of Music and Sing-a-long-a The Greatest Showman. Now if your chance to in...

The Best Movies in Cinemas & Streaming

Manchester Multiple Venues, Manchester
Sunday 14 July - Sunday 20 October 2024
If you are looking for a film to watch, ManchesterTheatres. com have rounded-up the best movies currently showing at Manchester's cinemas, and we are offering £5 off tickets too. We've also compiled the best releases new to the streaming s...

The Little Mermaid Jr.

Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester
Sunday 14 July 2024
Hope Mill Theatre School are back for their third annual summer musical. After the success of Annie and Shrek - you do not want to miss out on an all singing, all dancing, trip under the sea! Based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and t...

Indoor Skydiving

Ifly Indoor Skydiving Manchester, Manchester
Sunday 14 July - Thursday 1 August 2024
Safely float in an 800-horsepower vertical wind tunnel that generates a wall-to-wall cushion of air commonly used by professional skydivers at iFLY Manchester without having to jump from a plane. Once inside the flight chamber, a tunnel ope...

Manchester City Stadium Tour

Etihad Stadium, Manchester
Sunday 14 - Friday 19 July 2024
Enjoy one of the most immersive tour experiences in the Premier League with a guided look around The Etihad Stadium. Experience the Manchester City story in a 360 degrees theatre and enjoy an audio-visual perspective of the players' matchd...

CPHT Manchester Hypnotherapy Diploma Course 2024

Virtual Event Manchester, Manchester
Sunday 14 July - Wednesday 27 November 2024
Book a call on Zoom to chat about the next Solution Focused Hypnotherapy course, starts February 2024 in Manchester. One weekend per month x 10 months...

Lowry Workshops - Dance & Drama (Morning)

The Lowry, Salford
Monday 15 July 2024 - Thursday 31 July 2025
The Lowry offers a diverse and inclusive creating learning offer. With a variety of workshops linked to curriculum areas, mental health and wellbeing and project work. All workshops and projects are tailor made to support your objectives an...

The School of Curiosity

The Met, Bury
Monday 15 July 2024
Is your child aged between 10 and 14 and bursting with creativity?Do they love reading, making, and telling stories?Do they have a passion for exploring the world of imagination?Well, then, look no further! Welcome to The School of Curiosi...

Free Salsa Taster Dance Class

On Bar, Manchester
Monday 15 - Monday 29 July 2024
Try Salsa Dancing for free, WHY NOT...

Batman Unmasked - The Exhibition

Depot Mayfield, Manchester
Tuesday 16 July - Wednesday 14 August 2024
Mark the 85th Anniversary of DC's most iconic Super Hero, Batman in an all-new experience showing never-before-seen UK collection of original props, vehicles, and costumes direct from the archives at Batman Unmasked. Fans of all ages will b...

Free Bachata Taster Dance Class

On Bar, Manchester
Tuesday 16 - Tuesday 30 July 2024
Try Bachata Dancing for free, WHY NOT...

Les Miserables School Edition

Z-arts, Manchester
Wednesday 17 - Saturday 20 July 2024
Winner of over 100 international awards and seen by over 65 million people worldwide, Les Miserables is an epic and uplifting story about the survival of the human spirit. Now adapted for high school performers, Les Miserables School Editio...

Brave Space

The Lowry, Salford
Thursday 18 - Saturday 20 July 2024
An unmissable highlight for the whole family is this particularly innovative and magical circus experience from the United States: 'Brave Space'. The artists of Aloft, who come from the circus school in Chicago, invite you to enter their wo...

Rhyme Time

Z-arts, Manchester
Thursday 18 July 2024
Rhyme time is a fun group singing session for babies and toddlers (0-4 years) and their grown-ups.   Singing together and repeating rhymes helps your child develop listening, visual and memory skills, which will help them develop. Rhyme t...

Jurassic World - The Exhibition

Trafford Centre, Manchester
Friday 19 July - Sunday 3 November 2024
Welcome to Jurassic World Get closer to dinosaurs than ever before at Jurassic World: The Exhibition! Based on one of the biggest blockbusters in cinema history, the exhibition will immerse audiences of all ages in scenes of the beloved mov...

Red Rose Diners

East Lancashire Railway, Bury
Friday 19 July - Friday 22 November 2024
The perfect steam train dining experience for two, or an indulgent treat for a group of friends, our Red Rose Diners are the ultimate foodie experience in Lancashire. Enjoy a delicious four-course meal with an unbeatable atmosphere, ideal f...

Babies Playtime

The Lowry, Salford
Friday 19 July 2024
A great opportunity to meet other parents and socialise babies, come along to The Lowry's fun and friendly activity for babies. In this session you and your little ones will sing, dance and get creative.10am-10.45am: For babies under 1 (pre...

The 100 Story Hotel

Z-arts, Manchester
Saturday 20 July - Thursday 31 October 2024
Created with bestselling, multi-award-winning author and illustrator Rob Biddulph and Discover Children's Story Centre. This interactive world of play and storytelling has something for everyone aged 1-8 and their families.  Hello and welc...

Family Art Stars

Z-arts, Manchester
Saturday 20 July 2024
Families that learn together, grow together. We are very excited to continue our Family Art Stars sessions every Saturday! Come down, muck in and make some art as a family, spending quality time and learning new techniques. No skill is requ...

Cillian O'Connor

The Lowry, Salford
Sunday 21 July 2024
With a show to enchant and amaze the entire family, Cillian O'Connor is bringing his first ever live stage tour, My Magic World, to the UK and Ireland in 2024. Cillian literally burst onto an unsuspecting world during Britain's Got Talent i...

RHS Flower Show

Tatton Park, Knutsford
Monday 22 - Friday 26 July 2024
RHS Flower Show Tatton Park, is a day out for all the family, with unique gardens, talks and tips, children's activities, floral installations, markets, stalls and lots of tasty food and drink to enjoy. ...

Charlie Cook's Favourite Book

The Lowry, Salford
Tuesday 23 July - Sunday 4 August 2024
Based on the original book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, delve into a range of books with Charlie Cook, which are brought to life with puppetry and enchanting songs. Charlie loves reading. Especially books ab...

SIX Dance Party

The Lowry, Salford
Wednesday 24 July - Sunday 1 September 2024
Don't lose your head! Join the Lowry's SIX inspired dance party to learn some of the famous moves from the show. In this free 45 minute session you will work with a professional dancer to learn some of the legendary SIX choreography. Recomm...

Darwen Festival of Fun and Artisan Market

Darwen Market Square, Blackburn
Saturday 27 July 2024
A free family festival with a spectacular line up....

101 Dalmatians

Palace Theatre, Manchester
Tuesday 30 July - Saturday 10 August 2024
The smash hit musical 101 Dalmatians is going on tour, starring Kym Marsh (Coronation Street, Hear'say) as the greatest villain of them all, Cruella De Vil. When fashionista Cruella de Vil plots to swipe all the Dalmatian puppies in town to...

Bluey's Big Play

The Lowry, Salford
Wednesday 31 July - Sunday 11 August 2024
When Dad feels like a little bit of Sunday afternoon time out, Bluey and Bingo have other plans! Join them as they pull out all of the games and cleverness at their disposal to get Dad off that bean bag. Bluey's Big Play is a brand-new thea...

Family Magic Show With Robbie Star

Vibe Wigan, Wigan
Wednesday 31 July 2024
Thrilling magic, side-splitting comedy, mind-blowing illusions followed by a disco and party games. Fun For All The Family...

Haunted Manchester City Exploration Game

22 Opposite The Old Granada Studios And Bauhaus, Manchester
Thursday 1 August 2024 - Monday 1 December 2025
Choose your date and time after you purchase. Explore the most frightful places in Manchester, with their stories of restless spirits, cruel murders and menacing ghouls. Solve 13 creepy clues to find out the true story of Loky. Loky was a M...

Day Out With Thomas at East Lancashire Railway

East Lancashire Railway, Bury
Saturday 3 August - Sunday 6 October 2024
Peep! Peep! Join Thomas & Friends for a day of family fun at East Lancashire Railway. Take a train ride with Thomas, meet Sir Topham Hatt and join Sodor Station Sweepers Rusty & Dusty for a trainload of excitement. There will be lots to enj...

Summer Bounce

Woodhouse Park Lifestyle Centre, Manchester
Saturday 3 August 2024
New to Inflatable Heaven Introducing our community Big Summer Bounce event. Bring the family along to our unmissable inflatable fun sessions....

The Ultimate Party

Rochdale Rugby Union Football Club, Oldham
Saturday 3 August 2024
The ultimate childrens party. Meet our princesses, Dolls and Superheroes....

Horrible Histories - Rotten Royals

Stockport Plaza, Stockport
Sunday 4 August 2024
We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So Horrible Histories is back in 2024 with revolting rulers and mad monarchs from Britain'sbarmypast! Would you be wooed by Richard the Lionheart? Are you ready for a...

Family Friday: Theatre Discovery Tour

Palace Theatre, Manchester
Friday 9 - Friday 16 August 2024
Family Friday is here! We're throwing open our doors this Friday in August to welcome families to explore our building on an family friendly tour!Palace Tours are a great way to for little ones to explore the Grade II listed theatre, hear a...

Travel to Wonderland

East Lancashire Railway, Bury
Friday 9 - Friday 30 August 2024
You're late, you're late, for a very important date! It's time to take a tumble down the Rabbit Hole for a curious adventure through Wonderland with Alice and her friends. This perfect Alice in Wonderland themed adventure for the whole fami...

Kensuke's Kingdom (PG)

HOME, Manchester
Friday 9 August 2024
Based on the book by Michael Morpurgo, Kensuke's Kingdom follows Michael, a young boy who is washed up on an island in the Pacific after falling from his parents' yacht. Struggling to survive with no food or water, he and his dog are help...

Magic of Thailand Festival - Manchester

Platt Fields Park, Manchester
Saturday 10 - Sunday 11 August 2024
A two day Thai Festival to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at Platt Fields Park is brought to you by Magic of Thailand, previously known as Manchester Thai Festival. Treat yourself to a weekend wonder and bring along your famil...

Prestwich Pride : Born To Be Wild Child

Prestwich Conservative Club, Manchester
Saturday 10 August 2024
Join us for a morning of family fun for all....

Milkshake Live - Milkshake on Holiday

St Helens Theatre Royal, St Helens
Sunday 11 August 2024
Milkshake! Live is back with a brand-new show! Join your favourite Milkshake! friends on Holiday with Dora, Pip and Posey, Blue from Blues Clues and You!, Milo, Milkshake! Monkey plus two of your Milkshake! presenters for an all-new adventu...


The Lowry, Salford
Tuesday 13 August - Sunday 1 September 2024
The international smash hit musical SIX is back! Multi award-winning with a spectacularly successful studio album adored on playlists across the globe, this sell-out Tudor take-off has 'an incredibly strong and powerful message. Boundary-pu...

Hot Wheels City Experience

Bowlers Exhibition Centre, Manchester
Tuesday 13 August - Thursday 12 September 2024
The Hot Wheels™ City Experience will be opening at its first European venue, the B.E.C Arena, Manchester. The 6,000 square metre experience, will provide fans of all generations with the opportunity to step through a nostalgic and educati...

The 13-Storey Treehouse

Manchester Opera House, Manchester
Thursday 15 - Sunday 18 August 2024
Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton's hilarious, multi award-winning book The 13-Storey Treehouse comes to life on stage!Who wouldn't want to live in a treehouse? Especially a 13-storey treehouse that has everything including a bowling alley, a...

The Pop Party

Stockport Plaza, Stockport
Thursday 15 August 2024
Get ready for a dazzling explosion of music, dance, and excitement as children's concert sensation, Pop Party, takes the stage! This exhilarating live concert, made especially for kids, brings the latest trending TikTok hits to life in vib...

The Dino Adventure

East Lancashire Railway, Bury
Thursday 15 - Wednesday 28 August 2024
Get your teeth into this Jurassic Lark. Join an eccentric expedition on a time travelling steam train to meet with a herd of adorable baby dinosaurs. Get up close with the cute cretaceous critters and maybe even give the T-Rex a tickle unde...

Fireman Sam

Stockport Plaza, Stockport
Friday 16 August 2024
rand New for 2024. Norman wants to go on an adventure to impress his friends, so when two famous animal explorers arrive in Pontypandy, he decides to follow them into the mountains. But when Norman discovers a rare red squirrel, one of the...

Wonderland In Alice

Octagon Theatre, Bolton
Friday 16 - Saturday 17 August 2024
Ready to fall down the rabbit hole? British Youth Musical Theatre, in collaboration with Christopher Tendai Company present Wonderland In Alice, a brand new musical that re-imagines Lewis Caroll's classic tale of self-discovery and escapism...

The Wizarding Adventure

East Lancashire Railway, Bury
Friday 16 August - Wednesday 23 October 2024
It's a kind of magic! Are you ready to attend your first day at the Grand Old School of Wizardry. Join the madcap mages and wacky witches of the faculty on a spellbinding adventure to work on your wand waving, brush up on your broomstick sk...

Pop Princesses

St Helens Theatre Royal, St Helens
Tuesday 20 August 2024
This is the children's pop concert with a big difference. A musical spectacular starring four fabulous Fairy tale Princesses who just love to sing! It's the perfect mix. Featuring a soundtrack of top pop hits from artists such as Little Mix...

Peppa Pig & Family Fun Day

Bury Transport Museum, Bury
Thursday 22 - Friday 23 August 2024
The East Lancashire Railway is thrilled to welcome back everyone's favourite cheeky little piggies. Come and meet Peppa and George at intervals throughout the day in the fantastic Bury Transport Museum. You can also take part in Peppa Pig's...

Fearne Cotton's Happy Place Festival

Tatton Park, Knutsford
Saturday 31 August - Sunday 1 September 2024
Fuel your thoughts and find your sanctuary this summer at the UK's biggest space dedicated to feeding both body and mind. A creative space for self-love and happiness. We can't wait to see you there, and remember - the magic really happens ...
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