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From Dec 2021 The Presents of Christmas
Z-arts | 12 December 2021

In The Presents of Christmas, Z-arts explore how families celebrate Christmas around the world through storytelling, arts, crafts, and music.

From Dec 2021 Family Vogue Ball
Z-arts | 3 – 4 December 2021

Four houses go head to head in an epic vogue ball for all the family at Z-arts this December.

From Dec 2021 Rockin’ Rhinos Christmas Cracker
Z-arts | 11 December 2021

Fronted by John Cooper Cat, The Rockin’ Rhinos are Manchester’s foremost family animal band. This is music for the under-7’s that grown-ups will love too as they mix ska, punk and rock classics with their own songs

From Dec 2021 The Gift
Z-arts | 16 – 30 December 2021

Touched Theatre presents The Gift, a family Christmas show at Z-arts from 15-30th of December. At Christmas time the magic will find you anywhere – even in space!

Until Nov 2021 Festive Winter Fair
Victoria Baths | 13 – 14 November 2021

At Victoria Bath’s Festive Winter Fair explore specially-selected stalls selling a variety of handmade artwork, jewellery, ceramics and food.

Until Dec 2021 Outdoor Art Club
The Whitworth | 12 November – 18 December 2021

The Outdoor Art Club at the Whitworth Art Gallery returns over the autumn and winter months with fun, creative activities designed to encourage your little ones to play freely in the fresh air, while exploring nature and the outdoors with family and friends.

Until Nov 2021 Sensory Storytime
Manchester Central Library | 6 November 2021

Sensory Storytime at Central Library is an autism-friendly session consisting of stories, rhymes and music.

Until Nov 2021 Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Celebration
Manchester Central Library | 6 November 2021

Manchester Central Library  celebrate Dia de Muertos in a family-friendly event featuring traditional dances and craft workshops for children

Until Oct 2021 TOTEM LATAMAT
The Manchester Museum | 21 – 24 October 2021

Experience an Indigenous Mexican response to climate change as TOTEM LATAMAT travels to Brunswick Park, opposite Manchester Museum, before its final stop at COP26.

Until Aug 2021 Meet the Artist – Simone Trumpet
The Manchester Museum | 28 August 2021

Meet emerging Artist and Photographer Simone Trumpet, whose online photography exhibition ‘The Divinity of Afro Hair’ will be on display on MMFromHome in October.

Until Aug 2021 Bhangra Flow/The Spirit of Bhangra
The Manchester Museum | 27 August 2021

Bhangra Flow/The Spirit of Bhangra is a workshop, you will learn some of the fundamental rhythms of this traditional folk dance that originated with farming communities in the Panjab.

Until Aug 2021 Musical Fun Day at Central Library
Manchester Central Library | 15 August 2021

Manchester Central Library plays host to an interactive musical extravaganza as part of the Manchester Thank You Weekender.

Until Aug 2021 The Dance of the Peacock
The Manchester Museum | 26 August 2021

Join artist Kajal Sharma, a legendary artist of Delhi Television, for a captivating performance of the popular traditional ‘Peacock Dance’.

Until Aug 2021 Brainiac Live! Science Abuse
HOME | 9 August 2021

Science’s greatest and most volatile live show, Brainiac Live is returning to HOME with a vengeance.

Until Sep 2021 Join Cranford the Cat
Elizabeth Gaskell's House | 22 July – 5 September 2021

A Cat-themed Trail purrfect for all the family at Elizabeth Gaskell’s House