Manchester is home to all sorts of exciting things to do that will suit the needs of anyone who comes to visit! Whether you are looking to do a spot of shopping from some of the cities prestigious shops or wanting a lively night life, here at Velvet Manchester we can direct you where you need to be!


If the theatre is your thing, Manchester holds a wide range of venues across the city sporting some of the biggest shows travelling the country!

Some of our favorite shows we think you should go see are:

Tree of Codes – 02nd July 2015 – 10th July 2015 – Opera House

Wonderland – 29th June 2015 – 12th July 2015 – Palace Theatre


The city itself hosts a wide variety shops to suit the needs of anyone who comes here. Ranging from the luxurious boutiques found around King Street and Deansgate, leading down to the cosmopolitan hub that is Spinningfields. If the more well known establishments are your thing, why not take a walk around Selfridges, Harvey Nicholas and surrounding shops, or if you are a trend setter and looking for something a bit more quirky, head to the Northern Quarter. The city also offers a huge range of high street wonders within the well known Arndale Centre or if you fancy a trip out of the centre why not head out past Manchester United’s Stadium and arrive at the Trafford Centre where you have the choice of 230 stores with the added luxury of been indoors which might just help you escape from the rain!


If underground warehouse raves, cutting edge night clubs, classy bar scenes or real ale pubs are your thing, then Manchester is defiantly the place for you!


Manchester’s representation for food and drink is second to none. What ever tickles your taste buds there is defiantly something here for you!