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Calling all MFDF Ambassadors!

Posted on 27th March 2014

 At 17 years old the Manchester Food and Drink Festival is the biggest urban food event in the land.  

The centre of the action will be Albert Square once again, but there's lots of chances to stage events at your establishment too. It's not just about being part of an amazing event; it's about showcasing your business and generating really valuable promotion for your establishment. 

So, make sure you're a part of one of the city's favourite events, and the only one created soley for you, the food and drink industry. 

Nominate yourself for a Food and Drink Festival Award!

Posted on 21st March 2014

The MFDF Awards are the highest profile in the region - hotly anticipated by the industry, and the best-known and regarded amongst a consumer audience - they continue to provide a benchmark of excellence and quality.

The MFDF Award Shortlists comprise of 6 nominees in each category and are curated by the MFDF Judging Panel. In case you didn't already know, the panel is made up of the region's leading food writers and experts. Whilst their decisions are final and you don't have to put yourself forward to be nominated, we'd like to invite your business to tell the judges why you think you should be in the shortlist and for what category.  

Missing the Festival Already... No Fear! The Pop Up Drinks Emporium at The Corn Exchange!

Posted on 10th October 2013

MANCHESTER'S historic Corn Exchange is set to transform itself into a unique 'Drinks Emporium', showcasing and celebrating the city's famous and diverse drinks scene.  The whole building will be reclaimed by Manchester for the occasion, and brought to life for four big party nights.

Design My Night Team will be at The Hub This Weekend

Posted on 3rd October 2013

Festival Partner will be at the Festival this weekend so come along and say hello! 

Live Music & Entertainment at the Festival Hub

Posted on 30th September 2013

Live Music and Entertainment for the extra touch.

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festival event highlights

MFDF Big Indie Wine Fest - Now on sale!

MFDF Big Indie Wine Fest - Now on sale!

Friday 26th - Saturday 27th September at New Century Hall , M60 4ES

Thwaites Festival of Beer

Thwaites Festival of Beer

Thursday 18th - Sunday 21st September at Albert Square, M2 5DB

100 Greatest Beers Bar

100 Greatest Beers Bar

Monday 22nd September - Thursday 28th August at Albert Square, M2 5DB

MFDF Gala Dinner & Awards

MFDF Gala Dinner & Awards

Monday 29th September 19:00 at Manchester Town Hall , M2 5DB

Big indie Wine Fest
Liquor Market
Richmond Tea Rooms
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