Events @ Manchester Arndale

From fabulous fashion shows to stylish student nights and magical Christmas treats, Manchester Arndale hosts events throughout the year.
20 February to 20 March

Are you in a band?

Manchester Arndale’s student band competition is back with a bang, offering one of the city’s talented groups the chance to perform on stage at Bluedot and Kendal Calling festivals this July.

23 to 26 February

It's time to get excited!

Why, you ask?
Barny and his ABC Bears are heading to Manchester Arndale on 23 February to set up camp and they’re bringing with them lots of wholesome fun for you and your little ones to enjoy.


25 February

The Smurfs come to town

To celebrate the release of the highly anticipated family title Smurfs: The Lost Village, Sony Pictures national tour will be visiting Manchester Arndale on Saturday 25 Febuary.

Previous events at Manchester Arndale

Back again for 2017

Internationally acclaimed charity fashion initiative ‘The Empty Shop’ returned to Manchester Arndale for the FOURTH consecutive year, and warm-hearted shoppers did not disappoint as they donated preloved clothing in aid of local causes.

Halle Place

We're excited to announce plans for Manchester Arndale's new £11 million dining quarter, 'Halle Place'.

Chinese New Year 2017

Leap into the year of the Rooster with two days of spectacular celebrations from Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 January when Manchester Arndale will be transformed into a hive of creative workshops for families.