A DRUNK PANDEMIC

Fancy a pint? The Manchester cholera epidemic of the 1830s is the unlikely inspiration for the first major UK project by one of the world’s most playful and provocative art collectives. Here at the invitation of Contact Young Curators, five emerging local artists brought together by MIF and Contact, Tokyo’s Chim↑Pom have built a temporary…

LET IT SNOW! KIDS TO SKI FOR FREE AT CHILL FACTORE

The UK’s longest indoor snow slope, Chill Factore, is hosting an open day on Saturday 13th July and is inviting kids aged between 3 and 12 to come and try ski and snowboarding lessons for free, before signing up for further lessons or a place on the Kids Summer Snow Camps during school holidays. The snow…

SNOW PARK GIVEN A COOL REVAMP

Chill Factore has put its old Snow Park on ice and given it a fantastic makeover. The revamped Snow Park, which opens to the public this Saturday (May 18th), has been transformed to offer even more family fun. The Snow Park offers family members young and old a chance to play in the snow together…

The Ivy Spinningfields presents ‘The Ivy Circus’

To celebrate the re-opening of the Roof Garden this April and to thank the people of Manchester, The Ivy Spinningfields presents ‘The Ivy Circus’ – a spectacular extravaganza, hosted for one night only in collaboration with Allied London.

THE GUT STUFF TAKES OVER MANCHESTER

Come on, Manchester, let the gut times roll. 1 in 3 people now suffer with digestive issues 1 in 5 take time off work due to their symptoms 1 in 4 have avoided going out 1 in 10 people have suffered depression as a result of gut problems Gut health affects everyone, yet most people…

IS THIS MANCHESTER’S MOST LUXURIOUS HOTEL ROOM?

Manchester’s premier five-star hotel, The Lowry Hotel, has revealed the first look at its newly renovated Presidential Suite. Frequented by the world’s top celebrities and heads of state, the hotel has once again raised the ‘luxury stakes’ in the city. The luxurious penthouse suite, the largest both currently available or planned in the city at 2,228 square…

State of The Arts at Selfridges Exchange Square and Selfridges Trafford

How can public art enhance a community? Where do the lines between fashion and art fall? And how are artists and curators creating new ways for us to experience art? Explore these questions while discovering, collecting or even creating your own extraordinary artworks at Selfridges as they introduce their latest creative campaign: State of The Arts. To celebrate…

Cry (with laughter) this Blue Monday at The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience

Forget the doom and gloom attitude this Blue Monday (21st January), and turn what is believed to be the most depressing day of the year into an opportunity to spend quality time crying (with laughter) with friends and family at The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience. From 21st to 27th January both the Manchester and London…