Canal St Manchester
Announcement from Oscars
The future of Oscars on Canal St is clarified by owner Bruce Ward
Out Stage Us at Hope Mill Theatre
Manchesters exciting new quarterly theatre event showcasing new LGBTQ short plays, films, music and comedy
Another great opportunity to see Casanova
Northern Ballets Casanova returns for surprise summer performances in Manchester
Emma Preston questions being proud to be Trans
Emma Preston isnt proud to be trans, she just is
The Queers are revolting
Remember to book your free tix in advance at Peoples History Museum
Manfest 2017 announced for Pride
The team at Manfest have announced date for this years Pride event
Hand in Hand biennial LGBT choir festival
Manchester welcomes over 600 choristers this August
Spirit of Manchester Awards lgbt nominee
The LGBT+ Centre Has Been Shortlisted
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Canal St and the Gay Village
Welcome to the World Famous Canal Street Manchester, home of the original 'Queer as Folk'.
It is recognised as the UK's LGBT centre, outside of London. The Gay Village is home to many annual events, such as Sparkle the Trans Festival, the Bears Bash and The Skins Weekend. The regions thriving Lesbian community is also centred in the Gay Village, with established venues like Vanilla serving the Women's scene.
Manchester Pride, the UK's most successful Annual Pride event, with tens of thousands attending the celebrations. Manchester's LGBT Sports and social groups are a major feature of daily life regularly attracting visitors from all over the World. Non LGBT are also welcome. Respect should be shown at all times.
Canal St looks forward to welcoming you all!
Canal St VIP Card - Only £12 per year
With over 100 Exclusive Offers the Canal-St VIP Card is an essential bonus for your lifestyle whether you live in or are just visiting Manchester.
Your VIP Card delivers fantastic discounts and offers in over 100 venues in Manchester, LGBT venues, lifestyle, products and services.
Becoming a member of the Canal-St Card gives you the opportunity to live the lifestyle you love for less and potentially saving you hundreds of pounds for a whole year.
For your Apple device only £12 or the plastic card £20 per year.Get Your VIP Card
20% off food all day and eve
20% total bill whenever you visit.Max 6 persons.
10% off with a valid card
Sister Act Review - with Belina Scandal
A brand new production of the smash hit musical Sister Act comes to Manchester - So we sent Belinda Scandal for Canal St Online to find out all the Showbiz Scandal
Canal St Reviews
Absolute Certainty at Tribeca
Authenticity. This play rings so true, it feels to some extent autobiographical. And if not, we have an author to watch
Watching Goldfish Suffocate
Nominated for 3 MTA Awards and receiving multiple 5 star reviews. Read ours here
Salford Belles at Hope Mill
Bill Bombadil finds the early days of Salford Belles a little lacking
Alarming audience participation and breast sizes all included here