Christmas in Manchester

Manchester is a truly wonderful city in which to celebrate Christmas. From the extensive Christmas markets which take over much of the city centre, to the incredible array of shops, bars and restaurants, the capital of the North is your one stop destination for all your festive shopping, entertainment and boozing needs. Get a feel for Christmas in Manchester with Tom Eccles' video below.

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Christmas events in Manchester

Our most popular Manchester December events, snap up your tickets quick if you're going!
Lean & Bop - The best of R&B & Hip Hop at Antwerp Mansion
Popular Event: 230+ going
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Lean & Bop - The best of R&B & Hip Hop at Antwerp Mansion

Antwerp Mansion, Manchester

Saturday 2nd Dec

10:30pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

1/3/5/7.50/10

Hip Hop // RnB // Dancehall // Grime

Bass Jam presents Disturbing Manchester
Popular Event: 1835+ going
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Bass Jam presents Disturbing Manchester

Victoria Warehouse, Manchester

Saturday 2nd Dec

9:00pm til 5:00am

Minimum Age: 18

From 20

Disturbing Events comes to Manchester with an all star heavyweight line up, Saturday 2nd December 20...

WAH - Crucast w/ Darkzy, Skepsis, Virgo, Notion, Bru-C & Lazcru
Popular Event: 541+ going
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WAH - Crucast w/ Darkzy, Skepsis, Virgo, Notion, Bru-C & Lazcru

O2 Ritz, Manchester

Saturday 9th Dec

11:00pm til 4:00am

Minimum Age: 18

Tickets From 10

We welcome the Crucast tour to the 02 Ritz Manchester!

solotoko ft. Sonny Fodera, Special Guest, Saffron Stone + more
Popular Event: 558+ going
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solotoko ft. Sonny Fodera, Special Guest, Saffron Stone + more

Gorilla, Manchester

Saturday 16th Dec

11:00pm til 4:00am

Minimum Age: 18

5

solotoko ft. Sonny Fodera, Special Guest, Saffron Stone + more

Lord Of The Tings: The Winter Whine
Popular Event: 228+ going
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Lord Of The Tings: The Winter Whine

Hidden, Manchester

Friday 8th Dec

11:00pm til 4:00am

Minimum Age: 18

5, 7, 10, 15

The Winter Whine series is back to provide the heat to shelter you from the cold outside: grab your ...

Bass Jam - New Years Eve
Popular Event: 572+ going
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Bass Jam - New Years Eve

Victoria Warehouse, Manchester

Sunday 31st Dec

9:00pm til 5:00am

Minimum Age: 18

20/30/40

Bass Jam, New Years Eve, Victoria Warehouse Manchester, Sunday 31st December 2017

WAH w/ DJ Marky, Lenzman, Randall, Benny L
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WAH w/ DJ Marky, Lenzman, Randall, Benny L

Hidden, Manchester

Saturday 9th Dec

11:00pm til 4:00am

Minimum Age: 18

Tickets From 6

We welcome the Brazilian maestro to Hidden for our last event of 2017!

Closing PARTY | Hidden MCR
Popular Event: 207+ going
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Closing PARTY | Hidden MCR

Hidden, Manchester

Thursday 14th Dec

11:00pm til 4:00am

Minimum Age: 18

4 / 5 / 6

Closing P.A.R.T.Y. at Hidden

WHP17 - Solardo Sessions
Popular Event: 1414+ going
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WHP17 - Solardo Sessions

The Warehouse Project, Manchester

Tuesday 26th Dec

8:30pm til 5:00am

Minimum Age: 18

35

The Warehouse Project in Manchester - featuring Solardo Sessions

WHP17 - FAC 51 - The Hacienda
Popular Event: 432+ going
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WHP17 - FAC 51 - The Hacienda

The Warehouse Project, Manchester

Saturday 30th Dec

8:00pm til 5:00am

Minimum Age: 18

29.50

The Warehouse Project in Manchester - FAC 51 - The Hacienda

Bryson Tiller - Set It Off Tour
Popular Event: 1258+ going
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Bryson Tiller - Set It Off Tour

Victoria Warehouse, Manchester

Friday 1st Dec

6:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

27.50

R&B breakout star Bryson Tiller is heading to the UK later this year, with the Louisville heartt...

Rubix Cube - Last Christmas Tickets
Popular Event: 336+ going
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Rubix Cube - Last Christmas Tickets

Antwerp Mansion, Manchester

Thursday 14th Dec

11:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

0 - 17.50

Want to meet Santa & The Naughty Elves and dance to all those xmas bangers? Look no further Rubi...

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Treat yourself this Christmas... 5* Luxury hotels from just £107.00 per room...

    The Lowry
    From just £144.00 per room

    The Lowry

    50 Dearmans Place, Manchester
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    The Lowry

         

    50 Dearmans Place, Manchester

    From just £144.00 per room

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    Where things happen for the modern luxury generation.

    The Principal Manchester
    From just £107.00 per room
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    The Principal Manchester

         

    Oxford Street, Manchester

    From just £107.00 per room

    Hotel

    The Principal Manchester (Formally The Palace) has being given a multi-million pound facelift.

    Hotel Gotham
    From just £195.00 per room

    Hotel Gotham

    100 King Street, Manchester
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    100 King Street, Manchester

    From just £195.00 per room

    Hotel

    Completely new hotel in the city centre conservation area of Manchester set in one of the city s grandest listed buildings.

    The Midland -QHotels
    From just £125.10 per room

    The Midland -QHotels

    16 Peter Street, Manchester
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    16 Peter Street, Manchester

    From just £125.10 per room

    Hotel

    The Midland in Manchester is an iconic landmark in the heart of this cosmopolitan, vibrant city.

    Lushpads
    From just £250.00 per room

    Lushpads

    Pad 1 - 18 /20a Oldham Street, Northern Quarter, M1 1jn, Pad 2 & 5 - No 1 Dale St, Northern Quarter, M1 1ja, Manchester
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    Pad 1 - 18 /20a Oldham Street, Northern Quarter, M1 1jn, Pad 2 & 5 - No 1 Dale St, Northern Quarter, M1 1ja, Manchester

    From just £250.00 per room

    Apartment

    Lushpads is a stunning 4 star fully equipped serviced apartment in the heart of the fashionable Northern Quarter in Manchester city centre.

    Hotel Football Old Trafford
    From just £76.50 per room

    Hotel Football Old Trafford

    99 Sir Matt Busby Way, Manchester
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    99 Sir Matt Busby Way, Manchester

    From just £76.50 per room

    Hotel

    Located opposite Manchester United s Old Trafford Stadium, the hotel and conference facilities boast a number of unique features making it the go-to destination for fans, families, business users and tourists.

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