What's Happening in Manchester?

Date Posted: 12-10-2017


With holidays like Halloween and Bonfire Night fast approaching, there are lots of upcoming events taking place across Manchester to entertain the whole family. 

What’s On For Half Term? 

The Manchester Science Festival 

Hosted by the Museum of Science and Industry, the Manchester Science Festival is set to take place between the 19th and 29th October. This is the largest science festival in England and comprises of creative, playful and surprising celebrations of science! 

Find out more about the Manchester Science Festival or book your tickets now!

Brick Or Treat at Legoland 

Legoland is hosting a ‘Brick or Treat’ Halloween event over the half term holidays and any children who dress in costume on Halloween itself will be granted free entry when accompanied by a paying adult. The event is running from the 1st of October until the 1st of November. Kids will be able to take part in making scary pumpkins, experience the interactive ghost train, name the three haunted Lego castles and win prizes during this month-long Halloween spectacular! 

Find out more about Brick or Treat and book tickets now!

Snoopy and Friends At The Trafford Centre 

A week of Snoopy fun is coming Manchester’s way at the Trafford Centre during half term! Ahead of the release of ‘The Peanuts Movie’ on the 6th November, Snoopy and Friends are taking over and hosting a range of fun-filled activities including a pop-up Peppermint Patty pamper station, Snoopy themed Halloween pumpkin carving workshops, plane building, and mask making. 

The events are set to take place between the 26th and 30th October, don’t miss out, and find out more about Snoopy at The Trafford Centre.

Halloween Events in Manchester 

Festival of the Dead

Following on from the festival’s debut last year, the Halloween fiesta which was inspired by Mexico’s Day of the Dead is returning on another level with Festival of the Dead – Chapter 2: Limbo. The festival is set to include circus performances, professional skull face-painting, burlesque performances and DJ’s playing a soundtrack of bass, house, and garage with a Latin twist. 

Find out more and book tickets now!

Halloween Cinema at Victoria Baths 

The Grade II listed building is hosting 3 family horror favourites on the 27th October and 28th October. The screenings will show 80’s and 90’s classics Beetlejuice, Hocus Pocus and The Addams Family. Viewers will be able to enjoy street food from Dim Dum Su, the Blue Caribou Canteen and Mac Daddies along with craft beers from Peak District brewery Thornbridge. On top of all this, prosecco, wine, soft drinks, hot drinks, popcorn and fresh doughnuts will also be served. 

Find out more and book your tickets before it’s too late!

Protection Of Valuables 

Although this isn’t all of the amazing fun-filled events happening across Manchester this Autumn, these featured events are set to be an incredible experience for the family. Don’t forget when attending these events, to keep your valuables and important items secured inside a safe deposit box at The Manchester Safe Deposit Centre.

We’re conveniently located within the city centre, which is ideal if you’re attending these events as it is so easy to pop in and secure your items beforehand. Our boxes start from as little as £40 on a three month contract and are available in a range of sizes.

Discover more about our products and services or get in touch to discuss your requirements.