150+ Group Activities in Manchester
A cosmopolitan city in the North West of England that is just wanting for groups to come and enjoy what it has to offer.
When it comes to group weekends in Manchester, the city has it all! Incredible nightlife, shopping areas, easy transport, and incredible group activities. Whether you want an entire weekend full of fun or a night out to remember you will be able to find something completely suited to your group here in Manchester.
Manchester has been an extremely popular place to visit for years and years and it’s not hard to see why. As soon as you are there and exploring the city centre you will realise no matter what you are wanting to do you will be able to.
And with all of the incredible group activities in Manchester there will be something available that is perfectly suited to you and your group whether it’s nightlife themed or something chilled and relaxed.
Top 10 Group Activities in Manchester
Shake things up with a fun and unique addition to your day that everyone will definitely love.
What better way to explore Manchester than with a treasure hunt where you answer questions and solve challenges.
Treat your group to some eye candy in an experience that everyone will enjoy and meet the boys!
A fast paced addition to your day that everyone will love, see if you have got the driving skills that you need to get the first place spot.
5. Crafty Activities
Get your group together and enjoy bringing out your creative side with a range of different activities to choose from.
What better way to enjoy something active than by learning a dance routine from over 40 different themes.
Work together and see if you have got what it takes to find clues and solve puzzles with your group.
The ultimate football experience that you just have to experience! Get inside a giant zorb and try to play a 5 a side game of football.
Make your way around Manchester as you answer pub trivia questions, visit pubs and overall just have a laugh.
Any type of activity that involves food is a winner in our eyes, delve into some delicious sandwiches, mouth-watering cakes and of course some incredible scones.
Birthday Activity Ideas for Adults
Make it a birthday to remember with a variety of our birthday activity ideas for adults. No matter what type of birthday you are celebrating you will have an unforgettable time. Whether you want 18th birthday party ideas or 21st birthday party ideas we have some incredible experiences that will be perfect. Manchester is known for its nightlife so choosing a drinks and booth package might be more suited to you rather than something else.
Or if you want something abit more relaxed or you are after some 30th birthday party ideas or 40th birthday party ideas then there are equally as many relaxed celebration ideas as there are crazy nightlife options.
Ladies Night Out
And although you may have some celebrations or reasons to enjoy a ladies’ night out there doesn’t always have to be a reason right? What if you just want to get the girls together for something fun and a little bit different. We have tonnes of incredible group activities in Manchester that would be great to include in your ladies’ night out.
In between heading to all of the well-known bars and clubs you will be able to enjoy a Dreamboys Strip Show or perhaps a cocktail making class. Whatever you and the girls fancy you will be catered for in a fully organised group event in Manchester. It’s the perfect excuse to get the girls out.
What Baby Shower Ideas Are Available in Manchester?
If you’re planning on throwing a baby shower in Manchester, you’re in luck as you’ll be spoilt with heaps of special baby shower ideas to choose from.
This is a super special time in your life, so of course you want your baby shower to be a memorable one. Whether you want to break the bank or stick to a budget, there will be something available to you that everyone will enjoy.
You could treat yourself to some down time with a relaxing afternoon tea experience with the girls or get hands on with some crafty DIY baby shower ideas such as creating your own unique games!
Popular Baby Shower Activities
- Bunting Making - Get crafty as you create some stunning bunting for your baby’s room.
- Baby Grow Customisation - Unleash your inner artist as you personalise a baby grow.
- Perfume Making - Produce your own bespoke scent in this fun perfume workshop.
- Baby Mobile Making - Handcraft a special mobile for your baby’s new bedroom.
- Mobile Afternoon Tea - Celebrate your baby in style as you tuck into some tasty sweet treats.
- Ceramic Painting - A fun pottery workshop which will get your feeling super decorative.
Fun Work Social Event Ideas
Manchester is a huge city and throughout you will be able to find areas that are perfect for fun work social event ideas. How many times have you found yourselves going for after work drinks or something of the sort? Instead of it coming out of the blue why not organise it ahead of the day with one of our group activities in Manchester.
Whether you are wanting to enjoy a sit down meal or something a little more fun, when you browse through all of our group activities you will be able to find some amazing ways to enjoy your fun work social events. So whether you are planning a leaving do, retirement party, overall end of year event or something else Manchester is the place to do it.
Reasons to Visit
The Music – Throughout the year there are festivals and concerts perfect for music lovers along with some incredibly famous musicians coming from Manchester itself.
Shopping Areas – Known for being a haven for shopping lovers, Manchester has some incredible shopping centres that are waiting for you to explore.
The Football – Home to two incredibly famous football teams Manchester City and Manchester United.
The Northerners – Northerners are known for being some of the friendliest and welcoming people around and that doesn’t change when you’re in Manchester.
Food & Drink – When it comes to eating and drinking you won’t be short on places to find in and around the city.
Free Things to Do in Manchester
In between all of your group activities in Manchester it will be nice to enjoy all of the free things to do in Manchester.
Manchester Town Hall is a great place to explore, a Victorian, Gothic building that was built in 1877 and is home to the council.
Museums & Galleries around Manchester are great for learning more about the culture and heritage of Manchester.
Heaton Park, when it’s not hosting Parklife Festival, Heaton Park is a beautiful park that’s known for being the largest urban park in Europe.
Exploring the Architecture around the city is a quick and easy way of seeing just how beautiful Manchester is.
Getting Around Manchester
With two major train stations Piccadilly and Victoria as well as good bus and tram links across the city, Manchester makes it simple for groups coming to the city. Piccadilly train station is within walking distance of the Northern Quarter, City Centre and Portland Street. It also has trams, buses and taxis all linked to the station. Victoria is again linked by the tram system and is within walking distance of the Printworks, the Arndale and Deansgate.