Manchester Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Manchester? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Manchester with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Manchester and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Manchester, featuring the best of things to do in Manchester – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Manchester fundraisers and charity events.

Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

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Strictly Come Manchester 2024

17 March @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm


Prepare to shine bright at Strictly Come Manchester 2024!

This Sunday, indulge in an evening of glamour at the year’s most extravagant event! Tickets priced at just £6.50 grant you access to a world of glitz, glamour, and generosity.

Here’s what awaits you:

  • Seven sensational celebrities from Manchester Universities’ Societies will dazzle the stage, showcasing their skills honed through weeks of training with Manchester Universities Ballroom and Latin Society professionals.
  • Get captivated by our esteemed panel of professional judges and have your say as you vote for your favorite performances.
  • Treat yourself to delectable drinks from our vibrant bar while reveling in not one, not two, but three breathtaking showcases throughout the night.
  • Brace for an electrifying grand finale, pulsating with energy and excitement reminiscent of the real Strictly Come Dancing!

In the spirit of giving:

All proceeds from this magnificent affair will directly benefit Mustard Tree, a commendable Manchester-based charity dedicated to providing essential support in housing, food, and employment skills to those in need.

Don’t miss out:

Secure your spot at the hottest event in town by clicking the link and getting a ticket! For further details connect with us on Instagram @mubls_ or email us at

Join us for an unforgettable night where every step on the dance floor makes a meaningful impact in someone’s life. See you on the dance floor!


17 March
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Academy 3, Manchester
Manchester University Students Union, Oxford Rd
Manchester, M13 9PR Manchester
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