Manchester City Council

Events

A Land Fit for Heroes

A Land Fit For Heroes will examine how World War I changed society, radically altering the social, economic, cultural and political outlook of the British people.

Dig the city

Manchester’s urban gardening festival. Nine days of gardens galore, pop-up picnics and masses to do. With food, flowers and a fête from King Street to the Cathedral.

Dig the City Market Street Market 2014

New for 2014, we're delighted to present the first specialist market we've ever featured on Market Street!

From Street to Trench: A War that Shaped a Region

This is the largest exhibition ever created exploring the North West of England during the First World War.

From the War of Nature

Boxing hares, burrowing parasites, baby birds and prowling wolves are just some of the characters appearing in this story of predation, competition, cooperation and collaboration.

Reactions 14: Vertical Echoes by Bill Fontana

Bill Fontana has a reputation for his pioneering experiments in sound, and has worked on projects around the world including the Millennium Bridge and Tate Modern.

Summer reading challenge 2014: Mythical Maze

If you’re aged 4-11 years old and up for a challenge this summer, ask at your local library for your free Summer Reading Challenge pack.

The Manchester Wheel

The ever-popular Manchester Wheel has returned to the city centre.

Women in Industry in the First World War

Six images from IWM’s unrivalled Photography Collection, displayed in huge outside IWM North, explore the role of women in the north of England.

Wythenshawe Games

A week-long festival of sport, games, activities and entertainment. All fun, all free, for all ages.

Wythenshawe Wheelers - Saturday

Adapted cycling activities every Saturday.