Festivals & fairs in Manchester & Trafford

 
Simply Cheshire Arley Hall Altrincham
13-Mar-15 to 13-Mar-20
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Simply Cheshire is a fabulous new spring shopping fair with the magnificent backdrop of Arley Hall and its stunning gardens. Over 80 handpicked exhibitors have been selected for...

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BL9 Weekender EventCity Urmston
12-May-15 to 12-May-20
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The first BL9 Weekender arrives to EventCity, Manchester on the 13th and 14th of June. Headlined by Happy Mondays and Razorlight and featuring performances from Echo and the Bunny...

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Chorlton Arts Festival various venues in Chortlon Chorlton cum Hardy
15-May-15 to 24-May-15

Chorlton Arts Festival is one of the UK's leading multi-arts festivals. Now in its 14th year, the festival showcases local and national talent in music, comedy, visual arts,...

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The Lost Carnival Burrs Country Park Further Afield
21-May-15 to 25-May-15
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Families of the North, prepare yourselves. Over a century after the mysterious Lost Carnival was last heard of, news has reached our ears that this May, the carnival will reappear...

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Bearded Theory Catton Hall Further Afield
21-May-15 to 24-May-15
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The Children's Village in 2015 will still be in a huge area and every activity within it will be free of charge to parents. The area will be centred around a Village Green which...

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Geronimo Festival Tatton Park Further Afield
23-May-15 to 25-May-15
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This May Bank Holiday it's time for Geronimo!, the largest children's festival in the north-west with hundreds of activities for children from two to twelve. Watch live shows on...

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Didsbury Spring Fayre Outside Didsbury Library Didsbury
24-May-15

This Bank Holiday Sunday we have 'The Didsbury Spring Fayre with the Makers Market' and what a fab day we have planned. Situated outside Didsbury Library and on Warburton Street...

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Didsbury Festival Didsbury Park Didsbury
13-Jun-15

This year we are celebrating 36 years of the annual Didsbury Festival and it looks set to be one of the most brilliant years yet! There was much deliberation and discussion over...

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Medieval Fayre at the Old Hall Tatton Park Further Afield
13-Jun-15 to 14-Jun-15

The Medieval Fayre, in association with Plantagenet Events, re-creates a summer solstice spectacle. With hundreds of re-enactors and over 40 authentic traders and artisans the...

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Didsbury Arts Festival Didsbury
20-Jun-15 to 28-Jun-15

Didsbury Arts festival is a volunteer led multi arts festival celebrating creative culture in Didsbury, through working with local, national and international artists. Since 2009...

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Summer Fun Day Manchester Health Academy Wythenshawe
4-Jul-15

Manchester Health Academy will be holding their annual Summer Fun Day on Saturday 4th July 2015, from 12 noon until 3.00pm. There will be stalls, activities and performances for...

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47th Stainsby Festival Brunts Fields Further Afield
17-Jul-15 to 19-Jul-15

.. is a well-established, intimate and family friendly event in a beautiful rural setting, held in large marquees on a greenfield site in the picturesque hamlet of Stainsby, Derby...

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Deer Shed Festival 6 Baldersby Park Further Afield
24-Jul-15 to 26-Jul-15

Deer Shed Festival wins the Festival Kidz Gold Award Festival Kidz is a group of very dedicated folks whose goal is to inform the festival going public which music festivals are...

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Camp Bestival Best Family Festival Winner 2014 Further Afield
30-Jul-15 to 2-Aug-15

The Lulworth Castle based event claimed the Best Family Festival Award for the second year on the trot, and for the fourth time in the festival's six year history. If you have...

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Caribbean Carnival of Manchester Alexandra Park Whalley Range
8-Aug-15 to 9-Aug-15

Alexandra Park, Manchester will be a festival of colour over the 8th and 9th August 2015 as this year's carnival theme of calypso fever grips the city. The carnival parade starts...

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Just So Festival Rode Hall Estate Further Afield
21-Aug-15 to 23-Aug-15

The Just So Festival is an annual weekend-long camping festival for children and their families. The festival provides a magical experience where art, music and literature are...

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Festival No.6. Family Friendly Further Afield
3-Sep-15 to 6-Sep-15

We invite you to join us for the fourth year of the Festival No.6. Set in the picturesque fantasy location of Portmeirion, No.6 is truly a festival like no other, and in just...

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Looe Musical Festival Family Friendly Further Afield
18-Sep-15 to 20-Sep-15
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It's the last of the summer festivals in a dramatic, magical location. Visit for the day, stay all weekend. When you're done dancing holes in the sand, you can stroll back to your...

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