The award-winning Manchester Jazz Festival is back to the city from May 23 – 27. Along with a change of date, the main festival hub will now run the length of St Ann’s Square to New Cathedral Street with a host of free music stages and bars. As always, gigs will also be staged in venues across the city.
For the first time, mjf have teamed up with Manchester Food and Drink Festival, who will curate an exciting mix of culinary offers along the festival hub.
MJF is offering a £5 ticket offer for under 25 year olds at selected gigs for a limited time only to welcome the city’s student population and celebrate the first term time mjf in more than 20 years.
Located from St Ann’s Square all the way to New Cathedral Street.
Tickets for the following mjf 2019 events are now on sale at manchesterjazz.com
The Gin Society has partnered with Knutsford-based hotel The Courthouse.
The Gin Society Festival features 120 listed gins, plus a selection of new and local gins for you to enjoy. Tickets include entrance to the festival; your own gin glass; a free G&T Gin Booklet; live entertainment, plus access to the distillers’ masterclasses and their tasters.
You can choose to attend the Saturday afternoon session 12:30pm – 5:00pm or Saturday evening session 6:00pm – 10:30pm.
Celebrate May Bank Holiday with ‘Our Friends Electrik’ at The Refuge.
The iconic hang-out is offering events for all the family over Saturday and Sunday with a massive range of events.
The Refuge’s Kids Social, The Stitched Up Clothes Swap and an Urban Decay makeup masterclass will all be taking place over the Bank Holiday weekend.
Resident DJs will be providing the summer soundtrack in The Courtyard and the weekend will wind down with an intense yoga session hosted by Lululemon.
The 15th Dot to Dot Festival returns to Manchester City centre to showcase some of the best in new music on Saturday 24 May.
Tickets are just £14 to see top indie musicians like Crystal Fighters and Swim Deep.
Dot to Dot will be taking over 20 of the city’s most t iconic music venues, such as Albert Hall, The Ritz and Gorilla. Smaller scenes in the Northern Quarter will include Gulliver’s, The Castle Hotel and Jimmy’s.
For more information, visit: dottodotfestival.co.uk/
If you’re looking for the ultimate day-trip for the family or with friends, Manchester’s best-loved entertainment complex, Printworks, has a whole host of offers during the May half term.
With over 15 restaurants, including Frankie & Benny’s and Nandos, plus leisure destinations such as Escape Reality, Treetop Golf and Vue, Printworks is the prime choice for both children and adults to enjoy!
Offers from Printworks’ include:
Vue is running its Mini Morning sessions throughout half term, showing The Lego Movie 2. Tickets from £2.49 and only run on selected days. Double check on Vue’s website for screen times.
There’s also a range of brand new films for kids to enjoy, such as Detective Pikachu, Paw Patrol, Aladdin, and many more.
Vue continues to offer the lowest cinema tickets price of £4.99 per person, every day and for every film.
For more information, please visit: http://www.theprintworks.com/tenant/vue/
Frankie & Benny’s
Taste the new menu additions at Frankie & Benny’s which include a breakfast pizza topped with all the essentials of a full English brekkie!
There’s also plenty of choice for vegans with new food items such as the Vegan Burger, Vegan Mac ‘N’ Cheese, and Tortellini Nduja.
For more information, please visit: http://www.theprintworks.com/tenant/frankie-and-bennys/
Book in advance and enjoy a 10% discount when you enter the promo code ‘THEPRINTWORKS’ during checkout. T&Cs apply.
The maximum group size is six players.
For more information, please visit: http://www.theprintworks.com/tenant/escapereality/
Treetop Adventure Golf
Play both courses for the price of one with Treetop Adventure Golf’s Early Bird offer. Valid from Monday 27th May to Sunday 2nd June, from 10am until 4pm.
There’ll also be a range of activities, including face painting, glitter tattoos and crafts, everyday from 12pm until 4pm.
For more information, please visit: http://www.theprintworks.com/tenant/treetop-adventure-golf/
Grab your friends and visit Chiquito, and get two courses for only £10.95. Enjoy this offer or add an extra £2.95 to upgrade to three courses!
For more information, please visit: http://www.theprintworks.com/tenant/chiquito/
Savour Nando’s upgraded menu, which includes a range of new salad-based dishes, such as a Watermelon Salad with real Feta cheese and a Grains’ n ’Greens Salad.
For more information, please visit: http://www.theprintworks.com/tenant/nandos/
Stop off at O’Neills for a £5 lunch with friends for just £5. The menu includes Pulled Pork and Slaw Bun, Mac N Cheese, and Classic Fish and Chips.
Offer valid every day, from 12pm until 5pm.
For more information: http://www.theprintworks.com/tenant/oneills/
50% off food every Friday, and 50% off all drinks until midnight on Bank Holiday Sunday.
T&Cs: platters not included in the 50% off offer.
For more information, please visit: http://www.theprintworks.com/tenant/tiger-tiger/
Taste a flavour of Australia with Walkabout’s Aussie meal deal featuring lunch and a drink for £5.49. Offer valid every day until 4pm.
Plus, they’ve recently launched a brand new food menu, which includes Wings Your Way, with five different sauces to try, Bonza Burgers, a build-your-own burger, and an all new vegetarian range.
For more information, please visit: http://www.theprintworks.com/tenant/walkabout/