Christmas is a magical time in Greater Manchester and there's always plenty to do! Although this year will be a little different, you can still get in the festive spirit with a range of events for the whole family across the region, as well as enjoying a plethora of shops selling eveything from homemade crafts to designer clothing.
Apart from all the popular events and interesting activities, there’s a lot more that you can do on Christmas in Manchester. Visit some of the iconic locations of the city, take a picture and save it in your memory.
Give Handmade: Makers at Manchester Craft & Design Centre
Head into the city centre for all your Christmas shopping and park for just £5 all day, with the NCP Park Pass Card.
A festive feel-good family trail in Tatton Park’s beautiful mid-winter gardens solving puzzles to reveal important plans for the party.
Take a seat and snap your selfies with Holly and her wildlife friends around their spectacular festive table.
The magic of Christmas lives on at The Parking Lot Social Winter Festival with pantos, parties, festive movie screenings, comedy, food trucks & more.
Pay a visit to Santa’s post office and make sending a letter to Santa extra memorable this year with our interactive post box.
A festive feeling has fallen over the Manchester, and it's gearing up for some Christmas parties, but where to start? From special christmas events to seasonal attractions, celebrate the holidays with the best things to do in december in Manchester.
Manchester has some fantastic venues which hosted Christmas events & parties last year, find them below: