Previous Events

This is a place that immerses you – that surprises and inspires you. With friends, with family: enjoy one of the UK’s most creative waterside destinations.

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Food and DrinkFood and Drink

28th - 30th April 2021

The Maker’s Market August

Discover the very finest local food, drink, art, design, vintage and modern craft carefully selected from Manchester artisans and business local to the North West.

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1st January 2021

USwim New Years Day Swim

The annual New Years Day swim is the perfect cold water dip for aqua-lovers daring to be different. Located in Dock 9, MediaCityUK, the friendly vibe and iconic Lowry Theatre backdrop guarantees top pics and crazy fun!

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ArtsArt

13th December 2020

Box on the Docks: Unwrapped – Sunday

For one weekend only, artists who have created the acclaimed Box on the Docks public art display at MediaCityUK will open up their boxes and give visitors the chance to purchase their original art works ranging from paintings, jewellery to ceramics.

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12th December 2020

Box On The Docks: Unwrapped – Saturday

For one weekend only, artists who have created the acclaimed Box on the Docks public art display at MediaCityUK will open up their boxes and give visitors the chance to purchase their original art works ranging from paintings, jewellery to ceramics.

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ArtsArt

29th April 2020

Spotlight On…Russell T Davies: Writing for the future

We are delighted to announce the first in this virtual series of MediaCityUK’s SPOTLIGHT ON… is in partnership with RED Production Company, produced by Rachel Pinkney from RTS North West and supported by The University of Salford we invite you to hear from acclaimed screen writer and executive producer, Russell T Davies.

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14th March 2020

Alzheimer’s Society GLOW

GLOW is returning to Manchester, with a sponsored evening walk around Salford Quays on Saturday 14th March.
Join us at the MediaCity Piazza where you can take in the atmosphere, grab your glowsticks and get ready to walk alongside hundreds of others to shine a light on dementia.