Pop-up Art Fair at LEAF | Sat 7 Sep | 10am - 4pm

On Saturday daytime, cult favourite tea shop LEAF on Portland Street hosts this pop-up art fair. It’s organised by local arts review site Cotton On Manchester, and boasts over 25 stalls featuring everything from ceramics to prints to original paintings – all produced by local creatives. Already confirmed are collage artist Faye Kennedy and printed fabrics from Sorrel Designs, amongst many others.

LEAF, 113–115 Portland Street, Manchester M1 6DW, Tel:0161 883 1138
https://thisisleaf.co.uk/manchester/
Lady Pedal Festival at Alexandra Park | Sat 7 Sep | 12pm - 5pm

South Manchester’s Alexandra Park hosts this free festival on Saturday aimed at getting girls and women into cycling. Lady Pedal Festival is packed with things to do, with festival staples such as face painting, street food and live performances, riding alongside drop-in bike maintenance sessions and a learn to cycle course run by Transport for Greater Manchester.

Alexandra Park, Manchester, M16 7JL
Super Electric at YES | Sat 7 Sep | 11pm - 4am

Charles Street venue YES launch their brand new club night this weekend. Super Electric promises five solid hours of global grooves, disco and funk, spanning over four decades of dance music, all spun in the cosy confines of the venues basement room.

YES, 38 Charles Street, Manchester, M1 7DB, Tel:0161 273 2725
http://www.yes-manchester.com
The Sustainability Diaries at Wilson's Social | Sun 8 Sep | 3pm - 8pm

The Newton Street venue formerly known as The Patron has been retooled at Wilson’s Social: A bar, restaurant and co-working space with a soon-to-be-opened basement club. On Sunday afternoon it hosts The Sustainability Diaries, an event run by a group of people looking to promote sustainable living, and this event includes talks on fast fashion, single-use plastics and deforestation, along with live musical performances.

Wilson's Social, 50 Newton Street, Manchester M1 2EA
Fri 6 Sep - Sun 8 Sep
Words:
Jon Whiteley
Published on:
Fri 6 Sep 2019