Canal St Manchester
Bianca Del Rio is a Clown in a Gown
The biggest ever solo drag show visits 13 cities inc Manchester
Another award from Just a Ball Game
Merseyside Police recognised for work on Homophobia
Worker Bee Markets at First St Manchester
Christmas Markets with a Manchester Soul
Pride edition suitcases to raise funds for AKT
Travel accessory designer raising funds for The Albert Kennedy Trust.
Chris Park chat's with the people behind Bjorn Again
Celebrating 30 years and ahead of a forthcoming Manchester gig , we chat to Bjorn Again
Cruz 101 & George House Trust Present
World Aids Day Drag Ball hosted by the House of Skreams
Canal St takeover of Ice Village
We are delighted to announce a unique event is planned for Fri 23rd Nov at the Manchester Ice Village
Kampus garden is the new look of the village
LUSH KAMPUS GARDEN SET TO BECOME MANCHESTER’S ULTIMATE SUMMER HANGOUT
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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 £14 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 £14 or the plastic card £18 per year.Get Your VIP Card
Grill on New York St
20% off food Sun-Wed for all parties under 6 people.
20% off A la carte
Samsi japanese Restaurant
30% off A la Carte
Identifying Gender - The GRA Debate
This week the team come from a brand new studio in the heart of canal street. We have our soap gossip queen Hayley giving us the latest in the world of soap whilst Kris Meredith Kris admires the Manchester to the Christmas lights switch on.
Bel and Shell bring us a debate with Hollyoaks Annie Wallace and Bar Owner Tony Cooper about the Gender Recognition Act reform.
Canal St Reviews
Kinky Boots at The Opera House
Kinky Boots is a story of family and heart; of laughter and hurt
Habit of Art at The Lowry
Habit of Art is anything but dull - it is a fascinating insight into two great artists.
An afternoon with Nigella at The lowry
Horse God Home Movie 2018
From the outset it was clear that she was delighted to be back amongst friends