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Pug Cafe, Pen Pencil 300
January 29, 2018, No comments

Yep, you read that headline right, there’s a Pug Café coming to The Pen & Pencil for a one off, one day only party! To celebrate Chinese New Year, that […]

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PLY presents – J Dilla Changed My Life

January 25, 2018, No comments

On Saturday 10th February, PLY will be paying homage to the genius that is the late, great J Dilla with an all-day party soundtracked by some of the N ...

New Year’s Eve 2017 in the Northern Quarter

December 29, 2017, No comments

Still looking for something to do on New Year’s Eve? Here’s some of the things happening in the Northern Quarter to see you into 2018̷ ...

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Off Markets Manchester

December 6, 2017, No comments

I’m pretty sure I won’t be alone in saying, I’m not a big fan of the Manchester Christmas Markets. An invasion of traders you don ...

  • A Carefully Planned Farewell
    A Carefully Planned Farewell
    October 16, 2017, No comments

    A Carefully Planned Festival is coming to an end. From humble beginnings in 2011, the festival established itself as an eclectic celebration of alternative music and DIY culture, and an […]

  • Pen & Pencil Rockeoke 300
    We Are Rockeoke @ Pen & Pencil
    October 13, 2017, No comments

    Ever wanted to be the lead singer of a band? Liam Gallagher? Axl Rose? Jeff Buckley? Now it’s your time to shine! Similar to karaoke but with a little more […]

  • Off The Record 300
    Off The Record 2017
    September 25, 2017, No comments

    Following its sold out debut in 2016, Manchester’s multi-venue live music event and conference, Off The Record, has announced it will be back this year on 10th November 2017, right here […]

  • Pen Pencil 2nd Birthday 300
    Pen & Pencil’s 2nd Birthday Party!
    September 15, 2017, No comments

    The Pen & Pencil is getting set to turn two this year and are celebrating hitting their terrible 2s by going “all out” for their birthday party on Saturday 30th […]

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    Manchester Loves Cocktails 2017
    September 4, 2017, No comments

    Manchester drink enthusiasts will want to book the 4th – 10th September off work, as the city’s only week-long cocktail festival returns for 7 days of events, parties, dinners, music, tastings, masterclasses, […]