Event Listings

All of our upcoming events are listed below in date order. To filter the list, please choose one of the following options:

Flexible Booking  |  BBC Philharmonic  |  The Hallé  |  International Concert Series  |  Manchester Camerata  |  Organ Concerts  |  Family Events  |  Raymond Gubbay |  Mid-Day Concerts |  Guided Tours |  A Little Bite Music |  Open Doors Weekend


<h6><b>The Amazing Sound Quest</b></h6></p>
BBC Philharmonic Family Concert
The Amazing Sound Quest

BBC Philharmonic Family Concert


Are you ready to play musical detective and go hunting for amazing sounds? Lots of them can be found right at the heart of some brilliant orchestral pieces… if you know where to look!

Saturday 10 June 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Composer and the Mouse</b></h6>
Open Doors Weekend
The Composer and the Mouse
Open Doors Weekend

Scott Bros Duo organ/piano

Acclaimed keyboard duo Scott Brothers Duo present an unmissable concert for all the family featuring the magnificent organ of The Bridgewater Hall.

Saturday 2 September 2017 1:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Be Hear Now: Kabantu</b></h6>Open Doors Weekend
Be Hear Now: Kabantu
Open Doors Weekend


Join us for a relaxed participatory concert for young people with special educational needs, their families and carers.

Sunday 10 September 2017 10:30 AM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Christmas Family Concert
The Hallé
Christmas Family Concert


Alisdair Molloy presenter Make sure you book early for an afternoon of Hallé festive family fun! Packed with sing-alongs, jingle-alongs, pre-show foyer entertainment and a whole lot more, this is the perfect way for the family to start Christmas. Even Santa might find time to make a guest appearance…

Sunday 10 December 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Snowman
The Hallé
The Snowman


Jonathon Heyward conductor | Tom Redmond presenter

Bring all the family along to the Hallé’s screening of Raymond Briggs’ classic animated film, The Snowman. The film is accompanied by the Hallé performing Howard Blake’s magical score live including a chorister singing ‘Walking in the Air.

Friday 22 December 2017 1:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic Family Concert</b></h6>
BBC Philharmonic Family Concert


Bring the whole family to The Bridgewater Hall to experience the excitement and exhilaration of a full symphony orchestra. The annual family concert features orchestral favourites and many musical surprises.

Saturday 26 May 2018 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall