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For the Love of the Force - A Star Wars Fan Convention at Bowlers Exhibition Centre Featured event

Popular event: 1185 going

  • Star Wars fan convention 4th-6th December. BEC Manchester
  • Event type: Exhibitions, Attractions, Fair
  • Venue Rating:  

    (97)

  • Tickets: 8 adult / 5 children / 3 years and under free
  • Date: Fri 4th Dec
  • Doors open: 10:00am - 7:00pm (Last entry 6:00pm)
DEC 4 th
mute! CLOSING PARTY: Part Two - Rhadoo [a:rpia:r] at Not So Secret Warehouse Featured event
  • We bring Rhadoo to Manchester for our final mute! party
  • Genres: House, Techno
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Artists: Rhadoo
  • Tickets: 8/10/12
  • Date: Fri 29th May
  • Doors open: 11:00pm - 5:00am (Last entry 1:00am)
MAY 29 th
Covert Weekender: Low Steppa, Dale Howard, Just Jorge + More. at Sankeys Featured event

Popular event: 255 going

  • The Covert Weekender moves into the second night and we present: Low Steppa, Dale Howard + More.
  • Genres: House, Deep/Soulful House, Tech House
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Artists: Dale Howard, Ryan Croft, Low Steppa
  • Venue Rating:  

    (616)

  • Tickets: 10/12/15
  • Date: Sat 23rd May
  • Doors open: 10:30pm - 5:00am (Last entry 12:00am)
MAY 23 rd

Showing events near Manchester from Fri 22nd May 2015 onwards.

Dot To Dot 2015 - 10th Birthday - Manchester at Various Venues Featured event

Popular event: 1137 going

  • Since starting ten years ago Dot To Dot Festival has established itself as the UK’s premier fe...
  • Genres: Rock, Indie, Alternative
  • Event type: Festival
  • Artists: Remi, Gold Jacks, Saint Raymond, The Wytches, Horsebeach, Prides , Laura Doggett, Best Coast, Trojan Horse, PINS, Turrentine Jones, MDNGHT, Swim Deep, Rae Morris
  • Tickets: From 20
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 3:00pm - 4:00am (Last entry 9:30pm)
FRI 22 nd
Skeng House : Hizzleguy | Dub Motion | Deadly NODB | Big Mikee.. at IXIV NINE FOUR

Popular event: 441 going

  • A HEAVY NIGHT OF DNB/GRIME/140 FOR MANCHESTER! HIZZLEGUY + DJ BIG MIKEE + DUB MOTION + DEADLY NODB ...
  • Genres: Drum n Bass, Bassline, Grime
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Artists: Hizzle Guy
  • Venue Rating:  

    (1)

  • Tickets: 8 beforehand 10 OTD
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 9:00pm - 4:00am (Last entry 12:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Dub Smugglers presents at Antwerp Mansion

Popular event: 413 going

  • Dub Smugglers, El Fata, Kuntri Ranks, Count Skylarkin + more
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Artists: Dub Smugglers
  • Venue Rating:  

    (30)

  • Tickets: 8
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 10:00pm - 3:00am (Last entry 2:00am)
FRI 22 nd
mute! CLOSING PARTY: Part One - FREE PARTY at Joshua Brooks Featured event

Popular event: 341 going

  • We go back to where we started for one last dance.
  • Genres: House, Techno, Tech House
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Venue Rating:  

    (87)

  • Tickets: Free entry with ticket before 11pm
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 11:00pm - 4:00am (Last entry 12:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Covert weekender: Roger Sanchez pres S:Man, David Zowie + More at Sankeys Featured event

184 going

  • For the first evening of the Covert Weekender we welcome Roger Sanchez pres S:Man, David Zowie &...
  • Genres: House, Techno, Deep/Soulful House, Tech House
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Artists: Roger Sanchez, David Zowie, Carnao Beats
  • Venue Rating:  

    (616)

  • Tickets: 10/12/15
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 10:30pm - 5:00am (Last entry 12:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Street Dreams - Benny Banks, Yungen, Kapital at SoundControl

72 going

  • Street Dreams Manchester is back and this year welcomes UK rap heavy weights Benny Banks, Play Dirty...
  • Genres: Rap, Hip Hop
  • Event type: Live Music Gig
  • Tickets: 10
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 7:00pm - 10:00pm (Last entry 10:00pm)
FRI 22 nd
DEPARTURE LOUNGE FREE PARTY at Gorilla
  • Departure Lounge returns with another free party!
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Venue Rating:  

    (27)

  • Tickets: FREE BEFORE 11.45PM 10 AFTER
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 11:00pm - 4:00am (Last entry 11:45pm)
FRI 22 nd
KORY CLARKE (WARRIOR SOUL) + HEARTBREAK REMEDY at Rebellion
  • Kory Clarke, lead singer, artist and producer from Detroit, New York, Los Angeles, has written and p...
  • Genres: Rock
  • Event type: Live Music Gig
  • Venue Rating:  

    (2)

  • Tickets: 5 ADV, 7 OTD
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 7:00pm - 11:00pm (Last entry 10:30pm)
FRI 22 nd
FNP with DJ's Sammy V & Josheebee at Suede Nightclub
  • FNP is back again this Bank Holiday weekend with DJ's Sammy V & Josheebee (Unity Radio) so ...
  • Genres: House, R&B
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Tickets: 5.00
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 11:00pm - 4:00am (Last entry 1:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Top Of The Pops '15 - with Loz Newy & Christopher Dresden Styles at Mint Lounge
  • An explosive extravaganza of the very best dance floor gems, long last classics & party starting...
  • Genres: Pop, Disco, Rock & Roll
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Venue Rating:  

    (80)

  • Tickets: 3
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 10:30pm - 4:00am (Last entry 3:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Uptown at The Deaf Institute
  • Come & celebrate good times with Uptown! Disco, funk & 80's boogie classics froM Prince...
  • Genres: Funk, Disco, 80s
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Venue Rating:  

    (23)

  • Tickets: 5
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 11:00pm - 3:00am (Last entry 1:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Tuxedo ft. Mayer Hawthorne & Jake One+ Sven Atterton at Band On The Wall Featured event
  • Tuxedo (Mayer Hawthorne and Jake One) treat us to their latest self-titled album, with live vocals, ...
  • Genres: Soul, Funk
  • Event type: Live Music Gig
  • Artists: Mayer Hawthorne
  • Venue Rating:  

    (2)

  • Tickets: 13.00 Early Bird 15.00 Advance
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 7:00pm - 12:00am
FRI 22 nd
Best in Stand Up - 8pm at The Comedy Store
  • Best In Stand Up
  • Event type: Comedy
  • Tickets: 18
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 7:00pm - 10:00pm (Last entry 8:00pm)
FRI 22 nd
Orderly Conduct at Ark
  • Orderly Conduct
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Tickets: 6/7
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 10:00pm - 3:00am (Last entry 1:00am)
FRI 22 nd
EMPORIA FRIDAYS PRESENTS THE LOUNGE THANK YOU FREE PARTY at Aura Manchester
  • To show you our appreciation for your support you are invite to a free party!
  • Genres: R&B, Old Skool, Hip Hop, Soul
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Venue Rating:  

    (8)

  • Tickets: Standard: 5.00 +BF
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 10:00pm - 5:30am (Last entry 3:30am)
FRI 22 nd
Feel It at Fifth
  • Can you Feel It.. It's Friday!!!
  • Genres: House, R&B, Pop, Indie, Hip Hop
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Tickets: 3 before 11:30pm / 5 & 6 after 11:30pm
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 10:30pm - 3:00am (Last entry 2:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Coronation street tour at Manchester Central
  • 2 adult tickets. £25 for both tickets. 13:10 tour starts. 22nd May 2015
  • Event type: Tours
  • Venue Rating:  

    (15)

  • Tickets: 11.50
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 1:00pm - 4:00am (Last entry 1:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Dot to Dot Festival (Scruff of the Neck Stage) at Kosmonaut
  • Dot to Dot Festival is in it's 10th year and is widely respected as one of the UK's best n...
  • Genres: Rock, Indie, Alternative, Rock & Roll, Electronica
  • Event type: Festival
  • Artists: LiVVO, Gold Jacks, The Glass Caves
  • Venue Rating:  

    (1)

  • Tickets: See Festival Website
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 7:00pm - 11:45pm (Last entry 11:30pm)
FRI 22 nd
Bank Holiday 'BEACH PARTY' // Summer Tunes on 2 Floors & more... at Bar21
  • Bank Holiday // 21st - 24th May // BEACH PARTY // 12pm - 3:30am // FREE ENTRY // 2 Floors // 2 Dj�...
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Tickets: 0
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 12:00pm - 3:30am (Last entry 3:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Love Spell Casting Live. All Lost lovers back on that Day at Great John Street Hotel
  • GUARANTEED TO GET BACK definitely the one you need! Your lover will dream about you every night and ...
  • Event type: The Arts & Heritage
  • Tickets: $50
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 10:00am - 7:00am (Last entry 12:00am)
FRI 22 nd
turning 'ages at Central Library
  • Turning 'ages is both an installation and sculpture which comments on our connection with the w...
  • Event type: Exhibitions, Attractions, Fair
  • Tickets: NA
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 10:00pm - 4:00pm (Last entry 1:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Boogie Fridays at The Ram
  • Bringing back all the oldskool hits from the 80's/ 90's and early 2000's every Friday...
  • Genres: House, Hip Hop, Soul, Funk, Disco
  • Event type: Club Night
  • Tickets: Free Entry
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 10:00pm - 2:00am (Last entry 1:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Pink Floyd Tribute Show at Whittles
  • 8 Piece Pink Floyd tribute show featuring the cream of North West musicians playing over 2 hours of ...
  • Genres: Rock
  • Event type: Live Music Gig
  • Artists: Pink Floydian
  • Tickets: 4.00
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 9:00pm - 2:00am (Last entry 1:00am)
FRI 22 nd
Irish Live Music and Disco Help for Heroes Charity Night at Whitefield Conservative Club Ltd
  • Fundraising event
  • Event type: Live Music Gig
  • Tickets: 5
  • Date: Fri 22nd May
  • Doors open: 8:00pm - 12:00am (Last entry 12:00am)
FRI 22 nd

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In the city that spawned The Hacienda, The Stone Roses, The Smiths and Joy Division, it's fair to say that there is no shortage of musical heritage in Manchester, a trait which has continued through to today, with an enormous number of music events taking place in the city. Our What's on in Manchester guide covers all Manchester clubs, as well as a Manchester gig guide, comedy nights and tickets. Don't forget to check out our Manchester 'month ahead' articles where you can get the inside track on the best gigs and events happening each month.

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