If you’re looking for all the gigs, parties and events that are happening when you visit Manchester, check out these websites.
If you love live music, Songkick is a great website/app for finding out what’s on now or if you want to book a gig in advance for your upcoming trip. They link out to all the major ticket sites as well as sometimes selling tickets directly.
Resident Advisor has the best listing for club nights in Manchester. Whether you’re looking for a minimal techno night or a big banging disco party, this website should have every club night you need to know about. They also sell tickets directly and you can check out the attending list to see other people who are going.
Time Out’s Manchester city guide is pretty basic, with a limited amount of information about exhibitions. Not sure how regularly this information is updated but still worth checking out.