The King Street Festival

Date & Time
King Street Manchester

Manchester’s Business Improvement District (BID) works to bring together over local shops, restaurants and hotels to celebrate the past, present and future of Manchester’s iconic shopping destination King Street.

The event showcases the street’s ever-flourishing mix of premium retailers, luxury brands and upscale eateries with a weekend filled with fashion, beauty, music, history and complimentary VIP experiences.

Our 2018 festival will take place over the weekend 2nd and 3rd June.


City Partners

2018 Headlines

  • The Manchester Flower Show
  • A glorious jazz and swing bandstand
  • The Conversation Stage featuring history talks and tastings
  • The Winners Table
  • Lawn games
  • Heritage tours from our Historic Manchester Walking Guide
  • Exclusive treats, discounts, complimentary prosecco, menu tasters, gifts with purchase, beauty treatments, special cocktails

PR Coverage



  • Let your teams know you’ll be involved
  • Celebrate with themed window displays
  • Host special VIP events, product personalisation, gifts with purchase
  • Share your plans with the BID and we’ll help to promote through the PR, marketing and social media campaigns
  • Share your activities with your own customers via e-news to databases, social media, display marketing collateral, POS

Marketing & Social Media Toolkit

Please download the King Street Festival marketing and social media packs, which contain everything you might need to help you promote the celebrations, including event copy, artwork, posters, logos and suggested Facebook, Twitter and Instagram posts.

King Street Festival Marketing Toolkit

King Street Festival Social Media Toolkit

King Street Festival Promotional Images

Please help us to promote the King Street Festival through your social media channels, find us @KingStFestival on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


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