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Sadler’s Yard Summer Jam

4th September 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm




Fancy getting involved in some hands-on horticulture with NOMA? Keen to learn more about local produce? Want to help Easy Peel Studio build bug hotels? Miss listening to live music? Then make sure you set aside the first weekend of September for Sadler’s Yard Summer Jam!


Returning for its fifth year, Sadler’s Yard Summer Jam is back in the NOMA neighbourhood this September with a new look, new line-up, and new date. The event will take place on Saturday 4th September 2021, offering a jam-packed day of activities.


Here’s what you can expect to find….


  • Learn how to protest with Our Kids Social
  • Build a home for insects with Easy Peel Studio
  • Make an upcycled headdress with Our Kids Social
  • Pickle blackberries and taste tomatoes with One Dish Room
  • Cook up curry puffs with Lorcan Kan
  • Explore food systems with FoodSync and Bounceback Food
  • Explore growing your own with Platt Fields Market Garden and Cinderwood
  • Become a LOCUST with the NOMA horticulture team.


PLUS live music and performances from Seamus Óg, Ellis Davis and She Choir; a special Sadler’s Yard Summer Jam cocktail from Sadler’s Cat; caffeine kicks from Blossom Coffee Roasters; and food from One Dish Room and Pot Kettle Back.


Saturday 4th September 2021 | Free entry | Open from 12pm | Sadler’s Yard, Hanover Street, NOMA, Manchester, M60 0AB | @SadlersYard


4th September 2021
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Old Bank Building
Hanover Street
Manchester, M4 4AH United Kingdom
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