King Street Festival enjoys record crowds

Sunny weather, the return of Manchester’s Flower Show and a host of pop-up bars, retail offers and street activities brought a record number of people to the area for this year’s King Street Festival, with over 50,000 people enjoying the festivities over the weekend, a 16% increase versus the same event weekend in 2017.

Manchester City Victory Parade – Monday 14 May

On Monday 14 May, Manchester City will celebrate being crowned champions of the Premier League with an open top bus victory parade through the city centre. Deansgate will be closed to all traffic, between Quay St and Great Bridgewater St from 7am Sunday 13 May to facilitate the building of the presentation stage.

Bee in the City Weekender

Celebrate the opening weekend of Bee in the City – the stunning public art trail of 100 giant 3D Bee sculptures taking over Manchester city centre this summer – by heading to the official Bee in the City Weekender event on Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 July.

Coming Soon! The King Street Festival

Manchester’s most fashionable summer event, the King Street Festival, returns this June celebrating the past, present and future of Manchester’s iconic retail destination.

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