On 1 July 2016, Manchester will host the national commemoration of the hundred-year anniversary of the beginning of the Battle of the Somme.
The world-famous Manchester Christmas Markets is looking for yuletide loving volunteer elves to direct visitors around the award winning attraction – and, of course, spread Christmas cheer.
Hundreds of people are set to come to Manchester to celebrate Armed Forces Day and honour the city’s heroes on Saturday 27 June.
Shops and restaurants across the city centre are set to offer shoppers some incredible deals as part of the Manchester Day celebrations.
In celebration of this year’s Manchester Day theme, a multi-platform gaming convention will come to Town Hall for the first time.
The doors of Central Library will be thrown open for a special Sunday event, exactly one year on from its grand reopening after refurbishment.
Internationally acclaimed band Everything Everything take over Central Library as they present Chaos To Order - a week of events designed to test the limits of what a 21st century library can be.
Tens of thousands of people lined the streets to celebrate the fifth Manchester Day and its theme – GOING GLOBAL!