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Manchester 2014 events

Manchester Fashion Week

Date (To be confirmed):
April 2014

Manchester Fashion Week (MCRFW) will this year take place at The National F ......

Manchester Fashion Week (MCRFW) will this year take place at The National Football Museum and will see 30 fashion shows take place over five days showcasing collections from graduates to high-end designers.

Venue:
The National Football Museum.

Category:
Home & Fashion

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BUPA Great Manchester Run

Date (To be confirmed):
May 2014

One of the UK's most popular 10km (6 miles) races, now in its 11th year, an ......

One of the UK's most popular 10km (6 miles) races, now in its 11th year, and attracting around 33,000 runners. A great fund-raising event.

Venue:
Throughout the city.

Event cost:
Free to spectate. Entry fee is £37.

Website:

Category:
Spectacle

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Manchester International Festival

Date (To be confirmed):
July 2014

Biennial festival celebrating the city, its popular culture, music and the ......

Biennial festival celebrating the city, its popular culture, music and the arts. This year, everyone from Nenah Cherry to Goldfrapp willl perform, while Kenneth Branagh will direct Macbeth and there will be nightly DJs in the Festival Pavilion.

Venue:
Various locations.

Event cost:
Some free; others are variously priced.

Website:

Category:
Food & Drink

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Caribbean Carnival of Manchester

Date (To be confirmed):
August 2014

Procession made up of steel bands, floats with DJs and colourful dance trou ......

Procession made up of steel bands, floats with DJs and colourful dance troupes, as well as stalls selling traditional Caribbean food, drink and handicrafts. Enjoy the infectious rhythms of song and dance as the carnival procession winds its way through the crowds featuring carnival queens and princesses, elaborate costumes and folklore characters.

Venue:
Alexandra Park, Moss Side.

Category:
Entertainment

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Manchester Pride

Date (To be confirmed):
August 2014

Usually lasting for a week over the August Bank Holiday weekend, Manchester ......

Usually lasting for a week over the August Bank Holiday weekend, Manchester Pride is an annual festival that celebrates lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender life. Centred around the city's thriving Gay Village, the party includes a carnival parade as well as live music, DJs, theatre and comedy, making it an event truly celebrating gay and lesbian influences in popular culture.

Venue:
Gay Village.

Event cost:
Free.

Category:
Culture

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Dazzle Manchester Jewellery Exhibition

Date (To be confirmed):
October 2014 - December 2014

Showcasing unique handmade jewellery that has been custom made by some of t ......

Showcasing unique handmade jewellery that has been custom made by some of the best young designers in the UK and beyond, the Dazzle Manchester Jewellery Exhibition is a fantastic place to buy or simply browse the incredible works on display. The exhibition supports young and freshly graduated jewellery makers so guarantees innovative and exciting work - much of which will have previously been unseen outside of the artists' workshops. The first exhibition was held in London in 1981 and has since expanded with several annual exhibitions taking place around the UK including this one in Manchester. Prices begin at just a few pounds but rise to thousands.

Venue:
Manchester Town Hall.

Event cost:
Free.

Category:
Home & Fashion

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Rugby League World Cup 2013

Date (To be confirmed):
October 2014 - November 2014

Five games will be played within Greater Manchester including a quarter fin ......

Five games will be played within Greater Manchester including a quarter final at the DW Stadium, Wigan and the World Cup Final which is to be played at Old Trafford football stadium on 30 November. A total of 28 games will take place over a five week period that will see 14 nations competing for the title of world champions.

Venue:
Various locations.

Website:

Category:
Spectacle

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Manchester 2015 events

Chinese New Year

Date (To be confirmed):
February 2015 (January/February according to lunar calendar.)

A carnival of colour with dragon dances followed by a firework display. ......

A carnival of colour with dragon dances followed by a firework display.

Venue:
Chinatown (around Faulkner Street).

Event cost:
Free

Category:
Food & Drink

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Manchester Irish Festival

Date (To be confirmed):
March 2015 (March.)

Celebrates all things Irish in Manchester during a two-week extravaganza fe ......

Celebrates all things Irish in Manchester during a two-week extravaganza featuring around 200 events staged throughout the city.

Venue:
Various locations.

Category:
Entertainment

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Edited by Tina Banerjee
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