Manchester Pride

25 - 28 Aug 2017
Canal Street, Manchester

Manchester Pride is now one of Europe's biggest LGBT festivals and is centered around Canal Street.

  • When? 25th - 28th August 2017
  • Where? Canal Street, Manchester
  • Price: Free

Each year thousands visit Manchester's gay village Canal Street each year to celebrate Pride. What started off as a couple of Tombola stalls has evolved into one of the biggest LGBT festivals in Europe.

Manchester Pride is a weekend packed with music, drinking and stand-up make this one of the events of the year in Manchester. There's a 'Pride Fringe' featuring a series of art, music and cultural events all over the city, including poetry readings, quizzes and film showings, culminating in "The Big Weekend", a 72-hour party during the August bank holiday weekend in Canal Street and the surrounding area, with a parade through the streets of Manchester.

No matter what your sexuality, there’s fun to be had by all at Manchester Pride.

  • Get there: Fly to Manchester or take the train from other UK destinations. The train journey from London takes 2 hours.
  • Stay: Book accommodation in the Gay Village or in Spinningfields to be nearby.

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