A free HIIT session run by lululemon and a feast to fight food waste at NIAMOS are among the best free things to do in Manchester this weekend.

VIVA DECLARATION! | People's History Museum | Sat 22 Feb | 2pm - 4pm

VIVA DECLARATION! is a performance of global-jazz music and live-mixed video about migration and borders, by artists Tagné and Kooj. Special guest Helena Summerfield will join the artists in a highly relevant performance that connects migration with colonial history, contemporary economics, and everything in between.

New Court Street, Manchester M3 3ER, Tel: 0161 838 9190
Joe Simpson Artist Talk and Q&A | Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery | Sat 22 Feb | 2pm - 4pm

Joe Simpson, a visual artist, will give a tour along with a 45 minute talk about his new exhibition ACT. ACT consists of a series of painintgs depicting British actors such as Olivia Colman and Matt Lucas in fictional scenes – Simpson had input from the actors themselves, giving this exhibition a truly authentic feel.

Wellington Road, South Stockport, SK3 8AB, Tel: 0161 474 4453
lululemon HIIT session | Hilton House | Sun 23 Feb | 10.30am - 2.30pm

This all-ability HIIT session run by lululemon takes place in new development Hilton House, and is sure to wake you up on Sunday morning. Make sure to bring your own mat, as the event also features a compassion coaching session and closes off with some relaxing yoga.

Hilton Street, Manchester M1 2EH
Food Waste Feast | NIAMOS | Sun 23 Feb | 4pm - 11pm

This super exciting event at NIAMOS aims to raise awareness of food waste and the climate emergency – and you could enjoy a free three course meal, all cooked from food that would otherwise have gone to waste. Music will be provided by a Manchester-based folk band, and a talk will be given about food waste and the climate emergency.

Warwick Street, Hulme, Manchester M15 5EU, Tel: 07387 369323
Fri 21 Feb - Sun 23 Feb
Amy Callaghan
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Fri 21 Feb 2020