MCR Student Social – Spring

Date & Time
Market Street, Manchester Arndale

Manchester BID works with the UK’s largest inner city shopping centre Manchester Arndale to host a biannual student extravaganza in the spring and at the start of autumn term.

Manchester’s students can snap-up 200+ big shopping discounts and enjoy DJs and entertainment on Market Street and inside the Arndale shopping centre.

As part of the autumn edition, we host the MCR Freshers Fair. High spending international students are a key market and many stores report double digit increases in footfall and sales.

September 2018 Headlines

Thousands of event-goers from Manchester and Salford enjoyed discounts, DJs and street entertainment and pop-ups from the likes of Almost Famous, Barburrito, Crystal Maze, Debenhams, NYX, Paperchase, Pure Gym, STA Travel, Printworks, Vidal Sassoon, Virgin Money and Whittards.

4-9pm Footfall: +5% at Manchester Arndale
Press: £61,000 Advertising Value Equivalent (AVE) across 19 titles

2019 Events

Spring Edition, 2 May. Autumn Edition, 24 September. Keep an eye on the digital channels for announcements.

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