The Manchester Stag City Guide

The Manchester Stag Do Guide

Why Celebrate in Manchester?

Manchester is youthful, diverse, energetic and is bursting full with character! It is one of the most exciting places to visit, especially for a stag weekend away with the lads.

Of course as many of you know, Manchester is known throughout the whole world as being the birthplace of the industrial revolution and during your Manchester stag do you will notice its heritage and culture is what makes it such an entertaining and fascinating city to visit.

This city is full of limitless opportunities whether you and the lads are after some media, music, history, sports or just some wacky and hilarious activities. And fear not if you and the lads are trying to figure out how you are getting there, this city is probably one of the easiest to get to with great train links running throughout the city!

Top Sight-Seeing Spots:

  • National Football Museum
  • Imperial War Museum North
  • Albert Square

  • Manchester Cathedral

Guide to Manchester Nightlife

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As soon as you get to Manchester, whether you have been there before or not, you will find that the city has one of the strongest scenes in the whole country, perfect for your stag weekend in Manchester. It is a city that is out to impress and you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to deciding on where to go during your Manchester stag do. Whether you are after an evening of entertainment or heading over to some of the top clubbing venues, you’ll find everything and here are the top areas to find them all.

Oxford Road:

Oxford Road is known by most as the Student Quarter, its cheap and cheerful venues are what attract the local students and everybody else because who doesn’t love a cheap night out? During your Manchester stag do you and the lads will find amazing bars, live music venues and amazing DJ’s and bands to give you all a night to remember.

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The Northern Quarter:

This place is the best area to be in if you and the lads are after a cool and trendy night out in the city, after all you are on your Manchester stag do so go big or go home right? Whether the best man wants to throw some shapes on the dancefloor or you want to splash the cash in a swanky bar, the Northern Quarter is the area that will have a place for all of your needs. You will find loads of quirky pubs and alternative bars that will help you experience some amazing atmospheres, perfect for a stag weekend.

Top Bars/Clubs:

Deansgate Locks:

If you and the lads want some Manchester stag do ideas, then heading to Deansgate locks will be great! This area is full of quirky bars and clubs that are perfect to party the night away, some of the most popular and rowdy bars are found here. And you can find almost anything that you and the lads would need to make this night stand out from the rest!

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Shopping in Newcastle

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Whether you are a shopper or not there is one thing everybody knows about Manchester and that is that it is a city that loves its shopping. In fact, people come to Manchester from all over the world for their shopping. There is a fair few places you could try within this city like the Manchester Arndale or the intu Trafford Centre where you will find a selection of international brands as well as some of the best British brands.

And to experience the more unusual side head over to King Street, New Cathedral Street and Spinnin­gfields where you will find plenty of shops that will provide you with some one-off pieces and you and the lads will get the chance to see Manchester’s creative and alternative heart. It’s a great way to kill some time in between your Manchester stag activities.

Occupy Your Days

After Dark

Get ready to kick start your Manchester stag do with the beer babes bar crawl where you and the lads can let loose with the bar crawl that is known for being the best! With this bar crawl you can get involved with all of the nightlife and find places you perhaps wouldn’t have found yourselves. If you’re wanting to add some Manchester stag activities that are different from the rest, then this is the one.


If you and the lads love a good bit of sports but are bored of the same old, then you definitely need to try the Bubble football stag do. It is a great way to have a laugh with the lads at the same time as creating some great memories. What better way to enjoy your Manchester stag do than by being bounces around the pitch in inflatable bubbles?


If you and the lads want to explore the city of Manchester but also want to be drinking and having a laugh then we have got just the thing for you. The smartphone pub treasure hunt is the perfect way to enjoy a fully organised pub quiz hunt where you and the lads will be split into teams in the ultimate challenge. Trust us it is a great laugh.

The Manchester Stag Do Guide

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