Events @ Manchester Arndale

From fabulous fashion shows to stylish student nights and magical Christmas treats, Manchester Arndale hosts events throughout the year.
Thursday 27 April

MCR's biggest shopping night

Manchester Arndale is inviting the city’s students to add a bit of style to their MCR Student Night Out event, Thursday 27 April, 4-8pm.


8-9 April

Find the Lindt Gold Bunny

Experience the magic of the Lindt Gold Bunny.  Make special family memories this Easter at the Lindt Gold Bunny Warren as you explore where the Lindt Gold Bunny lives.

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.

Previous events at Manchester Arndale

Barny ABC Bears

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.

The Smufs 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.

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.