Want to know what's on in Manchester? Here's a list of things to do next month (that are actually worth doing)

2024 03 14 Whats On April Gaucho Sundays
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Gaucho Manchester Sunday Sessions

A unique take on the good old-fashioned Sunday roast, Gaucho is now serving bottomless roasts along with fluffy roasties, vegetables, Yorkshire puddings and of course lashings of gravy. The final accompaniment? Live music. Sounds like a good Sunday to me...

Where: 2A St Mary's St, M3 2LB

When:  Every Sunday throughout April

Prices: £37 

Tickets and info: https://gauchorestaurants.com/news/sunday-sessions/

2024 03 14 Whats On April Camerata
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Manchester Camerata 

Hearing Voices is the Camerata's exploration of memory in collaboration with the Kantos chamber choir and mezzo-soprano Karen Cargill, using Britten's Phaedra as the centrepiece. 

Where: The Stoller Hall, M3 1DA

When: Friday 5 April 

Price: From £16 to £27 

Tickets and info : https://manchestercamerata.co.uk/performances/hearing-voices/

2024 03 14 Whats On April Spring Fest
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Spring Fest 2024 at Alderley Park

A day for celebrating the magic of the Spring season with donkey rides, a lambing shed, face painting and plenty more including live music - what more could you want from a family day out? 

Where: Alderley Park

When: Saturday 27 April 

Price: £8 

Tickets and info: https://www.alderleypark.co.uk/springfest

2024 03 14 Whats On April Lit Fest David N
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Manchester Literature Festival

Two literary heavyweights attend this year's Literature Festival, both riding high following acclaimed adaptations of their works. Percival Everett, author of Erasure (now adapted into the Oscar-nominated American Fiction) discusses Jim, his take on the Huckleberry Finn story on 10 April. Then on 22 April David Nicholls, awash with acclaim once again following Netflix's adaptation of One Day, talks about his new novel You Are Here. 

Where: Central Library, St Peter's Square, M2 5PD

When:  Wednesday 10 April and Monday 22 April

Price: £10-£12

Tickets and info: https://www.manchesterliteratu...

2024 03 14 Whats On Apri Evuna
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Evuna Wine Tasting

Much-loved tapas and wine bar Evuna is holding Wine Tasting evenings in its Deansgate and Knutsford restaurants, with £50pp including wine and tapas. 

Where: Knutsford and Deansgate 

When: All throughout April

Price: £50pp  

Tickets and info: https://evuna.com/events/

2024 03 14 Whats On April Bas Academy
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American rapper Bas, synonymous for his work with fellow rapper J. Cole, comes to Manchester Academy as he performs his latest album.

Where: Manchester Academy, Oxford Road

When: Wednesday 17 April 

Price: £22.50 

Tickets and info: https://www.manchesteracademy.net/order/tickets/13371974/bas-manchester-club-academy-2024-04-17-19-30-00

2024 03 14 Whats On Apr Ao Boxing
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Matchroom Boxing

A big one for all boxing fans as Collyhurt's own hometown hero Zelfa Barett looks to mount a second world title run.

Where: AO Arena Manchester

When: Saturday 13 April 

Price: From £47.95

Tickets and info: https://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/matchroom-boxing-presents-jordan-gill-v-manchester-13-04-2024/event/1F006041E4016E8E

2024 03 14 Whats On April James Blunt
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James Blunt

England's most self-aware singer songwriter comes to the AO Arena, and yes I'm sure he'll play that song...

Where: AO Arena Manchester 

When: Friday 12 April 

Price: from £44.95 

Tickets and info : https://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/james-blunt-manchester-12-04-2024/event/1F005F0299660DBE

CREDIT: Entries kindly compiled and written by Jack Worswick

Header image credit: Mark Allan

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