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Salford Food and Drink Fortnight
Friday 13 October to Thursday 26 October 2017
Our annual celebration of Salford Food and Drink is back for its 13th year and this time we are showcasing our city's food and drink heros...

The Haunting of Blaine Manor
Monday 23 October to Saturday 28 October 2017
England, 1953...

Deadly Dance Camp this Halloween Half Term
Monday 23 October to Friday 27 October 2017
Halloween half term dance week suitable for ages 8 - 16 years...

Paws for Walks
Monday 23 October 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Monsters Mash Halloween event for boys and ghouls under 8 years old
Monday 23 October 2017
Hubble,bubble toil and trouble...

Paws for Walks
Wednesday 25 October 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Invisible Histories talk - Angela Whitecross
Wednesday 25 October 2017
The Co-operative Party 100 years on - a reflection
2017 marks the centenary of the Co-operative Party...

ORPHANS BY DENNIS KELLY
Thursday 26 October to Friday 27 October 2017
Other Theatre company present Dennis Kelly's Orphans, a thrilling contemporary suspense story which takes its audience on a chilling journey into a world just outside the front door...

Family Halloween Party
Friday 27 October 2017
Fabulous fancy dress party with dancing, games, prizes, suitable for boys and ghouls...

Halloween Oktoberfest - Brew Back Friday
Friday 27 October 2017
Brew Back Friday is back, bigger, bonkers and scarier than ever!
Slip into your best Halloween fancy dress and get into the spirit of Oktoberfest with some locally brewed craft beers...

Voices of Revolution
Friday 27 October to Monday 1 January 2018
The world changed in 1917...

Halloween Hunt
Friday 27 October to Sunday 1 January 2017
Complete the spooky quiz and get a small prize in this family Halloween Hunt around the galleries

Open Tuesday to Friday between 10am and 4...

Halloween Spooktacular Family Fun and Funfair Rides
Friday 27 October 2017
Enjoy spooky family fun with frightful face painting, gruesome glitter tattoos, creepy crafts, spooky story telling, skull coconut shy, climbing wall, fairground rides, curious critters and football tricks and turns and penalty shootout with Academy 92...

Halloween Spooktacular Witches Walk at Buile Hill Park
Friday 27 October 2017
Bigger and better than ever, with even more spooky zones, scary characters, amazing special effects, stilt walkers and live dance performances...

Paper Cup Witches and Wizards
Saturday 28 October 2017
Make your own spooky paper cup witch or wizard at this gentle family friendly activity...

Lowry Makers Market
Saturday 28 October to Sunday 29 October 2017
The Lowry Outlet Makers Market takes up residency on the The Lowry Outlet Mall Plaza this weekend...

Lowry Makers Market
Saturday 28 October to Sunday 29 October 2017
The Lowry Outlet Makers Market takes up residency on the The Lowry Outlet Mall Plaza this weekend...

Ghost and History Tour
Monday 30 October 2017
Discover the fascinating and often horrible history of Ordsall Hall and hunt down some of the notorious ghosts who haunt this fabulous building...

Paws for Walks
Monday 30 October 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Paws for Walks
Wednesday 1 November 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

A Host of Golden Daffodils - Bridgewater Vounteers
Wednesday 1 November 2017
Our volunteering activities are a great way to fill your spare time...

Irlam Fireworks
Friday 3 November 2017
Traditional fireworks and funfair set in your local park...

1917 Conference - Old Fire Station, Crescent, Salford
Saturday 4 November 2017
The Peace History Conference and the Library present a day exploring the effect of the Russian Revolutions on the British labour and peace movements...

Fireworks Spectacular at City Airport (Manchester Barton)
Saturday 4 November 2017
Spectacular firework display and crackling bonfire make Guy Fawkes on November 4 at City Airport one of the most magical events of the year...

Day of Action to Remember Nature - Islington MIll
Saturday 4 November 2017
Inspired by the work and Ideas of Gustav Metzger who died in March...

Salford Junior Park Run
Saturday 4 November 2017
A free weekly 2K timed fun run for children between 4 - 14 years old...

Bonfire Night at Roe Green Cricket Club
Saturday 4 November 2017
Join us for a special night of roaring bonfires and dazzling fireworks...

Buile Hill Park Bonfire and Fireworks
Sunday 5 November 2017
Free, traditional Salford firework night event with huge bonfire and large crowds...

Little Sparks in the Park
Sunday 5 November 2017
Short, wonderful 10 minute sparkling firework show suitable for younger children...

Paws for Walks
Monday 6 November 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

REVOLUTION - A PLAY BY BURJESTA THEATRE
Tuesday 7 November 2017
The momentous events of the Russian Revolution depicted on stage in a combination of drama, reportage and Greek-style Chorus along with song, dance, music and poetry...

Paws for Walks
Wednesday 8 November 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Invisible Histories talk - Andy Clark
Wednesday 8 November 2017
The occupation of the factories - women's resistance to factory closure in Scotland, 1981-82
Andy will discuss his research into the wave of factory occupations launched by women in the early '80s...

Lighting The Legend
Friday 10 November 2017
Pretty community lantern parade through the streets of Ordsall before arriving at Ordsall Park for a short firework display by Walk The Plank...

ECHO Cafe Fair
Saturday 11 November 2017
Eat, drink browse and relax on the EHCO Cafe Fair set in the beautiful Victorian Ballroom...

Salford Junior Park Run
Saturday 11 November 2017
A free weekly 2K timed fun run for children between 4 - 14 years old...

Eccles Makers Market
Saturday 11 November 2017
Bringing together passionate, award winning food, drink, arts and craft producers from around the North West...

“...the point is to change it” - celebrating Ruth and Eddie Frow
Saturday 11 November 2017
Today the Working Class Movement Library will mark thirty years since it moved into Jubilee House from its original home at 111 King's Road, Old Trafford...

Aqueduct Views - Bridgewater Volunteers
Sunday 12 November 2017
Our volunteering activities are a great way to enjoy the outdoors!

To find out more aboutbecoming a Bridgewater Volunteer, contact Jill Tyson on 07872 808003 or emailbridgewatercanal@salford...

Remembrance Sunday in Salford
Sunday 12 November 2017
Join us at one of Salford's Remembrance Sunday commemorations at the following locations

Eccles Cenotaph, Church Street, Eccles
Prince's Park Cenotaph, Liverpool Road, Irlam
Parrfold Park Cenotaph, Walkden Road, Walkden
Salford Civic Centre Cenotaph, Chorley Road, Swinton
The Crescent Cenotaph, The Crescent , Salford
St Paul's Church Cenotaph, Peel Lane, Little Hulton

There is a wreath laying ceremony at each venue...

Paws for Walks
Monday 13 November 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Paws for Walks
Wednesday 15 November 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Censorship and the working class reader - celebrating the bicentenary of William Hone's trials
Thursday 16 November 2017
Join us to celebrate the bicentenary of a pivotal event in the history of British censorship...

Eccles Farmers and Craft Market
Saturday 18 November 2017
Getting back to basics with good simple food and handmade crafts...

Walkden Town Centre Food & Craft Market
Saturday 18 November 2017
Indoor market hosted in the Victoria Square features live music, food and craft stalls with everything from candles to cakes, fresh fruit and vegetables, cheese and early Christmas gifts...

Holy Rood Christmas Fair
Saturday 18 November 2017
Join us in the Church Hall as Father Christmas makes an early Christmas visit...

Salford Junior Park Run
Saturday 18 November 2017
A free weekly 2K timed fun run for children between 4 - 14 years old...

Peel Park Wild Walk
Saturday 18 November 2017
Join expert forager and naturalist David Winnard on the wild walk to learn about what edible plants can be found in the area as well as looking out for other wildlife...

St Ann's Hospice Christmas Fair
Sunday 19 November 2017
Bursting with festive fun this fair includes visit by Father Christmas, children's Christmas crafts, cakes, raffle, music...

Wikipedia edit-a-thon at WCML
Sunday 19 November 2017
The Library and the People's History Museum are working together to acquire material related to the fight for the vote, from the Peterloo protest in 1819 to lowering the voting age in 1969...

Paws for Walks
Monday 20 November 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Paws for Walks
Wednesday 22 November 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Invisible Histories talk - Cathy Hunt
Wednesday 22 November 2017
Brave hearts and missionary zeal - the National Federation of Women Workers 1906-21
Endemic low pay, deductions and fines, intimidation and insecurity - some of the things women across Britain faced at work in the early 20th century...

Lowry Makers Market - Victorian Christmas Fayre
Friday 24 November to Sunday 26 November 2017
The Lowry Outlet Makers Market takes up residency on the The Lowry Outlet Mall Plaza this weekend with a Victorian Christmas theme...

St Mark's Christmas Fair
Saturday 25 November 2017
Festive stalls, games, music, a visit by Father Christmas, and plenty of Christmas gift ideas...

Salford Junior Park Run
Saturday 25 November 2017
A free weekly 2K timed fun run for children between 4 - 14 years old...

Get Twiggy with it! - a small event to celebrate trees
Sunday 26 November 2017
Do you know how to tell the age of a tree? or measure how high it is with your feet still on the ground? Well, now's your chance to find out…...

Paws for Walks
Monday 27 November 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Paws for Walks
Wednesday 29 November 2017
Come and join Salford's Health Improvement Team and their dogs for a brisk hour walk followed by a cuppa and a chat...

Christmas Band Concert and Supper
Thursday 30 November 2017
Wonderful, festive brass band concert with Ellenbrook and Boothstown Brass Band...

Christmas Party Tribute Nights at Swinton Park Golf and Country Club
Friday 1 December to Saturday 16 December 2017
Hold the Line, Olly Murs and Tom Jones tribute nights are still available and include dancing, fabulous live acts and delicious three course festival meal...

AJ Bell Jinglefest
Friday 1 December to Friday 22 December 2017
Our 5th year hosting Jingelfest!
Be part of our biggest and best festive season to date!

Ticket price includes three course festive meal, dancing, music and surprise interactive entrainment...

Peel Park Winter Walk Friday
Friday 1 December 2017
Join the Park Keeper for a winter stroll through the park, along the Irwell and over bridge to the Meadows...

Salford Junior Park Run
Saturday 2 December 2017
A free weekly 2K timed fun run for children between 4 - 14 years old...

Aladdin a Traditional Pantomime
Saturday 2 December to Sunday 31 December 2017
Inhouse Professional Theatre and Salford Theatre Company present a traditional family pantomime much loved and enjoyed by all!
Magic lamps, flying carpets, a big baddie and beautiful Jasmine makes this Salford's must see highlight for Christmas...

Ellenbrook Christmas Carols
Sunday 3 December 2017
Dress warmly and join Ellenbrook and Boothstown Brass Band for an early evening Christmas carol sing-a-long and Christmas lights switch on...

Boothstown Christmas Carols
Sunday 3 December 2017
Ellenbrook and Boothstown Brass Band team-up with Churches Together for a wonderful evening of carol singing...

Chimney Pot Park Carol Service
Monday 4 December 2017
Wonderful evening of carols from local school choirs as the sun sets over Langworthy...

Invisible Histories talk - Neil Faulkner
Wednesday 6 December 2017
A people's history of the Russian Revolution
In his new book, which is laced with first-hand testimony, Neil sets out to show how a mass movement of millions, organised in democratic assemblies, mobilised for militant action, and destroyed a regime of landlords, profiteers and warmongers...

Salford Junior Park Run
Saturday 9 December 2017
A free weekly 2K timed fun run for children between 4 - 14 years old...

Candlelight Vigil for Human Rights Day
Saturday 9 December 2017
Simple, peaceful celebration of Human Rights Day at Eccles Cross...

Eccles Makers Market
Saturday 9 December 2017
Bringing together passionate, award winning food, drink, arts and craft producers from around the North West...

Salford Junior Park Run
Saturday 16 December 2017
A free weekly 2K timed fun run for children between 4 - 14 years old...

Friends of Lightoaks Park Christmas Cracker
Saturday 16 December 2017
Join us in the park for a sing-along to carols with our brass band, visit Santa in his grotto, indulge on delicious mince pies and mulled wine, and be in the chance of winning exciting prizes in our festive raffle...

Eccles Farmers and Craft Market
Saturday 16 December 2017
Getting back to basics with good simple food and handmade crafts...

Lowry Magical Makers Market
Saturday 16 December to Sunday 17 December 2017
The Lowry Outlet Makers Market takes up residency on the The Lowry Outlet Mall Plaza this weekend with a magical festive feel...

Mother Goose by Joan Breen
Friday 5 January to Sunday 7 January 2018
Barton Theatre Company's magical Christmas pantomime is Mother Goose by Joan Breen...

All events and details were correct at the time of publication, but please confirm with the venue or organisers before setting off.

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