Manchester is famously one of the UK’s most raucous cities, and at New Year England’s second city is absolutely no exception, with tons of celebratory events befitting the city’s fine cultural heritage.
Here you can take your pick from all the best events happening in Manchester this New Year, whether it’s watching a firework display outside the Town Hall or going mad for it at one of the city’s many independent music venues.
Why not bring in the New Year with some smooth jazz at Matt and Phred’s, or a funk and soul night at the Deaf Institute? You could catch a show down at the Lowry Theatre in Salford Quays, or have a gander at what’s going on in one of Manchester’s many fine bars. The Hacienda may not be around anymore, but there’s no doubt that you’ll find something to do here to whet your appetite and help you bring in the New Year in style.
Have a browse through our carefully curated pick of events below and make sure to grab a ticket before they all sell out. Most importantly, party like your life depends on it. After all, they don’t call it Madchester for nothing.