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Cathedral Gardens Hub and Across The City
Welcome to the Manchester Food & Drink Festival 2019

Events Friday 4th October

Main Programme

The CityLife Stage at the Hub

The CityLife Stage at the Hub

If you thought the Manchester Food and Drink Festival was just about eating and drinking, think again. Where would we be without our usual fantastic music line-up?

The City Life Music Stage will once again be hosting a line-up of musicians and DJs worthy of a food festival based in ...

Thursday 26th September - Sunday 6th October at Festival Hub - Cathedral Gardens, M4 3BG

Camden Town Brewery at the Hub

Camden Town Brewery at the Hub

Serving up the freshest pints from their shipping container bar at the heart of the Hub. You’re spoilt for choice having to pick from the refreshing likes of Camden Hells Lager, Pale Ale, Week Nite Lager & Show Off Juicy Lager. It all started in 2010 out when Jasper Cuppaidge ...

Thursday 26th September - Sunday 6th October at Festival Hub - Cathedral Gardens, M4 3BG

Beer and Cider at the Hub

Beer and Cider at the Hub

Manchester Brew Fest                                                                 

Celebrating the region's beer boom with ales from across the North West. The MFDF beer bar will feature a wide range of local craft beers from some of Manchester's best independent breweries including Beartown, Brightside, Three B's, Irwell, Hophurst, RedWillow, Seven Brothers, Manchester Brewing ...

Thursday 26th September - Sunday 6th October at Festival Hub - Cathedral Gardens, M4 3BG

Montann English Wine Bar at the Hub

Montann English Wine Bar at the Hub

The Festival is delighted to celebrate the glorious quality of contemporary Englishwines and mineral waters in collaboration with our official wine partner, Montann.These Manchester-based specialists source their wines from the country’sincreasingly acclaimed vineyards, carefully selecting grapes grown in chalk rich soilin the heart of England. Try their wines ...

Thursday 26th September - Sunday 6th October at Festival Hub - Cathedral Gardens, M4 3BG

JJ Whitely Cocktail Garden at the Hub

JJ Whitely Cocktail Garden at the Hub

J.J. Whitley, a premium spirits range inspired by the British countryside, and Lamb & Watt, a natural range of premium mixers, will be hosting a cocktail garden in Cathedral Gardens. Think a floral oasis complete with a penny farthing, tuk-tuk, candle-lit miniature ferris wheels and cool trailers serving J.J ...

Thursday 26th September - Sunday 6th October at The Festival Hub, M4 3BG

The City Life Stage at the Hub

The City Life Stage at the Hub

The City Life Music Stage will once again be hosting a line-up of musicians and DJ's worthy of a food festival based in the worlds most musical city. Across the 11 days of the festival you will be able to come down to the hub to enjoy an eclectic ...

Thursday 26th September - Sunday 6th October at Festival Hub - Cathedral Gardens, M4 3BG

Street Food at the Festival Hub - The Second Half

Street Food at the Festival Hub - The Second Half

Proove

Freshly-made wood-fired, topped dough from West Didsbury's favourite pizza joint.

Viva La Crepe

Bringing a sweet twist to a great French classic, they mix fresh local British produce and spin amazing crepes in front of your eyes.

Love is Churros

Churros champions, chef Matt and baker Ruth, run ...

Wednesday 2nd - Sunday 6th October at Festival Hub - Cathedral Gardens, M4 3BG

The Curry Collective with Bundobust, Dishoom, Lily’s & Sanskruti

The Curry Collective with Bundobust, Dishoom, Lily’s & Sanskruti

Fancy joining the ultimate curry club for the night? Well MFDF invite you to kick off your weekend with a curry night curated by the most exciting and revered names from Manchester’s excellent Indian dining scene. 

The banquet will be kicked off with Indian snacks from Gujurat street food ...

Friday 4th October 19:30 at The Dining Dome, M4 3BG

Festival Fringe

Bookatable Festival Feast

Bookatable Festival Feast

MFDF are pleased to announce that Bookatable are the exclusive booking partner of Manchester Food and Drink Festival 2019.  Bookatable will once again help Festival-goers to discover and book the city’s best restaurants. Whether a seasoned Manchester foodie looking to return to a favourite restaurant, or a dining-out newbie ...

Thursday 26th September - Monday 7th October

MFDF Wine and Fizz Festival

MFDF Wine and Fizz Festival

Come and enjoy a wonderful day or evenig out in the spectacular Manchester Cathrdral as we celebrate all things grape related.  The event will be a great big, fun packed celebration of the most exciting and exclusive wines and sparkling wines from around the world. 

As well as the opportunity ...

Friday 4th - Saturday 5th October at Manchester Cathedral, M3 1SX

Boutinot Wines
Bookatable
Stephenson
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