What’s On

There is always plenty happening here at MediaCityUK, so if you don’t want to miss out on the action, make sure you keep an eye on our events calendar.

You can also keep in the know, by: following us on Twittersigning up to our newsletter or liking our Facebook page. We will do our best to list every event we are informed about but apologise if you can’t find what you are looking for. 

  • Group exercise training sessions

    Group exercise training sessions

    Group training exercise sessions with Rik Nesfield

    Now taking place at the Splat, inbetween the Greenhouse & Orange Building at MediaCityUK

    Every Monday and Thursday between 1pm and 2pm. All Welcome.

    £5 per session – pay as you train

    Telephone 07817 303 786 / Email rik@ranpersonaltraining.co.uk

    Your first session is free!

    When:

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    Group exercise training sessions

    Starting from: January 16, 2014
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  • MediaCityUK Sports Programme

    MediaCityUK Sports Programme

    MediaCityUK in conjunction with the University of Salford and Love Conquers All welcome four new exciting sports programmes. The programmes take place in various locations across the site and begin from Monday 2nd March.

    The League

    New Netball and Football leagues  taking place on The Pitch are facilitated by trained professionals from The University of Salford and include full match officials and equipment.

    NETBALL LEAGUE: Wednesdays 6pm-9pm

    FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Thursday 6pm-9pm

    MediaCityUK Mile

    MediaCityUK's new lunchtime running group, in conjunction with Run England, will include 1 mile, 2 mile and 3 mile routes in and around the MediaCityUK site. Led by qualified Run England leaders, the lunchtime runs will take place every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at 1pm and are free for anyone to attend. Runners should meet outside Love Conquers All.

    Fitness Classes

    Based at the University of Salford  building, MediaCityUK.

    Monday 6pm- Metafit

    Tuesday 6pm- Yoga

    Friday 6pm- Pilates

    £5 per class

    Full details on all of the above activities can be found here: www.mediacityuk.co.uk/destination/thepitch

    When: February 23, 2015 - May 29, 2015

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    MediaCityUK Sports Programme

    From: February 23, 2015
    To: May 29, 2015

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  • Pilates classes at Penelope’s Kitchen

    Pilates classes at Penelope’s Kitchen

    Run by Therapy First’s pilates teacher, head down and give it a go.

    Click here for more information http://www.therapy-first.co.uk/pilates-classes/ or email info@therapy-first.co.uk call 0161 796 7226

     

    Location: Penelope's Kitchen

    When:
    » Wednesday, April 8, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)
    » Wednesday, April 15, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)
    » Wednesday, April 22, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)
    » Wednesday, April 29, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)
    » Wednesday, May 6, 2015 (6.00pm - 8.00pm)

    Further information: Website

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    Pilates classes at Penelope’s Kitchen

    Starting from: February 25, 2015
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  • Chocomania, Easter Weekend Fun

    Chocomania, Easter Weekend Fun

    Immerse yourself and the whole family in a world of pure imagination over Easter Weekend. 

    Tantalise the senses in the immersive 'Chocolate Factory' experience with fantastic decor and effects, there will be free stage shows, photo opportunities with quirky characters and a 'Golden Ticket' hunt.

    Location: The Lowry Outlet

    When: April 3, 2015 - April 6, 2015

    Further information: Website

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    Chocomania, Easter Weekend Fun

    From: April 3, 2015
    To: April 6, 2015

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  • Content Marketing workshop

    Content Marketing workshop

    Defining and executing a marketing plan with great content can be time consuming and costly for any business.

    There is a huge array of tools out there that can aid the process of creating great content, without having to engage costly developers and designers. This workshop is aimed to equip SMEs with the knowledge and skills to use some of these tools to aid them in creating great content for a number of mediums (copy, video, graphics etc) to support the business development / marketing activities of the company.

    Attendance to both sessions is required.

    Location: The Landing

    When:
    » Tuesday, April 14, 2015 (10.00am - 4.00pm)
    » Tuesday, April 21, 2015 (10.00am - 4.00pm)

    Further information: Booking

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    Content Marketing workshop

    Starting from: April 14, 2015
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  • Imperial War Museum North, Museums At Night

    Imperial War Museum North, Museums At Night

    Former Poet Laureate Sir Andrew Motion will perform a specially created new work in a one-off, intimate performance, within the spectacular surroundings of IWM North, as part of Museums at Night 2015.

     

    Location: Imperial War Museum North

    When: April 14, 2015 (7.30pm - 9.30pm)

    Further information: Website

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    Imperial War Museum North, Museums At Night

    On: April 14, 2015 (7.30pm - 9.30pm)

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  • Lowry Outlet Food Festival

    Lowry Outlet Food Festival

    The Lowry Outlet Food Festival is back! Better than ever before this unmissable, FREE to enter event is a treat for everyone with a taste for fine food and drink with all the ingredients for a great weekend.

    This three day event also boasts FREE live entertainment, plus a bustling 100+ stalls and food to go offering a whole range of irresistible food and drink. There will be demos from top TV chef Paul Hollywood and Kids Cookery fun with Mr Bloom (Ben Faulks) and Katy Ashworth- as seen on CBeebies.

    For more information visit:http://www.lowryoutletfoodfestival.co.uk/

    When: May 2, 2015 - May 4, 2015

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    Lowry Outlet Food Festival

    From: May 2, 2015
    To: May 4, 2015

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  • Prince’s Trust Dragon Boat

    Prince’s Trust Dragon Boat

    The Prince's Trust's first Dragon Boat race challenge takes place on Saturday 13th June, in conjunction with MediaCityUK.

    The event will raise funds to support disadvantaged young people in the North-West. For more details and to enter visit: http://www.princes-trust.org.uk/about_the_trust/in_your_region/north_of_england/north_west/events/1501_dragon_boat_race.aspx

    When: June 13, 2015 (8.00am - 3.00pm)

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    On: June 13, 2015 (8.00am - 3.00pm)

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  • Great Manchester Swim 2015

    Great Manchester Swim 2015

    Staged in the vibrant Salford Quays, this unique 'dock to dock' course is an unforgettable experience in the open water.

    The course begins in Dock 9 near The Lowry and MediaCityUK, traverses Mariners Canal and finishes one mile away at Dock 8 beside Helly Hansen Watersports Centre. Friends and family can cheer you on throughout your challenge, with waterside spectator access throughout the course.

    Suitable for swimmers of all abilities, you can enjoy this event safe in the knowledge expert safety kayakers will be with you every stroke of the way. For more information and to sign up visit: http://www.greatrun.org/great-swim/great-manchester-swim

    When: July 4, 2015 (8.00am - 5.00pm)

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    Great Manchester Swim 2015

    On: July 4, 2015 (8.00am - 5.00pm)

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  • Quays Festival- Mini Burble

    Quays Festival- Mini Burble

    Mini Burble is a 7 storey high shape-shifting sculpture which uses the latest LED technology to light up the night sky. Spectators paint the balloons in real-time using a specially designed Mini Burble app, triggering animated colours and vivid patterns across the 300 balloons' surfaces.

    When: July 14, 2015 - July 18, 2015

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    Quays Festival- Mini Burble

    From: July 14, 2015
    To: July 18, 2015

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  • JLL Property Triathlon North

    JLL Property Triathlon North

    This exciting brand new event is open to ALL within the property community. The JLL Property Triathlon North is a jointly sponsored event between JLL and The Peel Group and will take place in Salford Quays with the iconic MediaCityUK as its backdrop.

    You can enter either individually or as part of a team.

    The Christie Charitable Fund and Starlight Children’s Foundation will benefit from your entry donations raised at the event.

    Click here for more information and to register  http://www.propertytriathlon.com/

    Location: MediaCityUK

    When: July 24, 2015 (8.00am - 5.00pm)

    Further information: Website

    Social Media: Twitter, Facebook

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    JLL Property Triathlon North

    On: July 24, 2015 (8.00am - 5.00pm)

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  • The Salford Triathlon

    The Salford Triathlon

    The iconic and hugely popular Salford Triathlon is once again returning to Salford Quays with MediaCityUK as its stunning back drop. 

    Whether you are an experienced triathlete or a first timer, this race is for you. With distances ranging from sprint to standard including team relays there is something for everyone.

    Don’t miss out on this fantastic sporting event.

    For more information and to register visit: http://www.salfordtriathlon.com/

    Location: MediaCityUK

    When: July 26, 2015 (7.00am - 5.00pm)

    Further information: Website

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    The Salford Triathlon

    On: July 26, 2015 (7.00am - 5.00pm)

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