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A bright and funny musical based on the much-loved family film. With love, family, friendship and lots of laughs – Mrs Doubtfire is live on stage in Manchester this September.

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For a fun day out – head to the National Football Museum. Round up the family for a visit to England’s one and only National Football Museum. There are plenty of football-themed activities for families of all ages to enjoy.

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Whether you live in a city or in the countryside, you will find all sorts of nature on your doorstep. Anybody can be an Outdoor Explorer. The brilliant Manchester Museum have made some short films that you can watch online. Explore the world around you – find minibeasts and study plantlife. Don’t forget to share […]

A 2K running event for children and young people. For ages 4 – 14 years old, the Junior Park Run takes place every Sunday morning at 9am at Alexandra Park.

Woodland Preschool runs every Thursday during term time at Heaton Park. Suitable for children aged 0-4, the preschool offers a fun and creative outdoor space for children to learn and play. They can find out more about the woods, wildlife and the great outdoors. With movement, crafting and singing, little ones will enjoy building campfires […]

Taking place right across Chorlton, Chorlton Arts Festival is an annual event celebrating local artists. You’ll find all kinds of art displayed around the streets and places in Chorlton. From performance to painting, and handmade jewellery to street art, there’s plenty to see and do. Check out the full listings on the Chorlton Arts Festival […]

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The annual Gorton parade, carnival & car show will take place on the 12 September 2021. A perfect opportunity for the whole community to come together and celebrate everything that is great about Gorton.  

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Medieval Manchester Festival is a family-friendly daytime event at Chetham’s in Manchester City Centre. With live music, food, drink and medieval entertainment, the event marks the 600th anniversary of Manchester’s oldest buildings. Chetham’s stunning medieval buildings date right back to 1421. This special 2-day festival celebrates Manchester’s history, and the incredible story of Chetham’s. Step inside […]

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For the last time this year – join singer-songwriter Matt Hill, for My First Protest Song Online. A super online family event full of toe-tapping tunes. Throughout history, people have used songs to help express how they feel. Round up the family to make some noise and belt out those songs. This is a family-friendly […]

Alexandra Park is hosting it’s own heritage day to celebrate the history and culture of the park. There will be a range of fun social activities for the whole family to enjoy. Join your local community in celebrating your local area.