Sports, leisure and the Arts Booking public spaces for events in Manchester

Choosing the right location

Our Events and Commercial team will support you in deciding which space would be the most suitable for your event or activity; location fees start from £800 per day, excluding VAT. 

Our criteria

Each application is assessed against the following criteria:

  • Type and quality of the proposed event, including appropriateness and breadth of appeal
  • Suitability of location across our city centre spaces and parks estate
  • Public safety including level of any associated disruption (to traffic, pedestrians, businesses, and residents)

When completing our online form, please give as much detail as possible about your proposed event. If you have any questions about your application email us at: citycentrespacebookings@manchester.gov.uk.

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