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Off Markets Logo
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’t see from one year to […]

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Pumpkin Carving & Spiced Rum @ Pen & Pencil

October 24, 2017, No comments

Once you get to a certain age it’s not really acceptable to go trick or treating, so what’s the alternative? Well Pen & Pencil think a ...

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 altern ...

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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 litt ...

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    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 […]

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    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, […]

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    Peep Show Quiz at Kosmonaut
    August 30, 2017, No comments

    In homage to our favourite pair of misfits, Mark and Jez, and the hilarious, sad, surreal, pathetic, oh-too-real lives that they led on our screens for over a decade, Kosmonaut […]

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    Burning Dram @ The Whiskey Jar
    August 17, 2017, No comments

    If you’re a fan of open mic nights then I’m fairly confident you will have been to the excellent version held at The Whiskey Jar on a Tuesday night, and […]

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    Kos It’s Monday Open Mic @ Kosmonaut
    August 14, 2017, No comments

    Every Monday, Kosmonaut will play host to Kos it’s Monday, a weekly open mic night hosted by seasoned Manchester musicians Lennie Hammersley and Jake Clarke. Lennie and Jake want to […]