Christmas in Manchester and the NorthCreative Tourist
Christmas in Manchester and the North comes but once a year, and it’s a great time make the most of what the region’s independent scene has to offer. From not-on-the-high-street Christmas Shopping to our top festive theatre and concert picks, we’ll be as busy as elves soon, pulling together our recommendations of things to do for maximum fun, minimum stress.
For those looking for an appropriately excessive Christmas gorge, our Christmas Food and Drink guide is for you, and if you’re looking to party on the biggest night of the year, check out our round-up of the best-looking events for New Year’s Eve.
As and when standout festive events events are programmed, you’ll also find our top family and Christmas film picks below, as well as in our dedicated Families and Cinema sections.