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Quirky things to do in Manchester

Punjab News Express | February 11, 2019 11:55 AM

When you go for a vacation at a place, you believe this is the first and the last time you are going there. So, you decide to enjoy everything of that place at that one visit. If you are a tourist, you will be very aware about the conventional things to do and visit at that place. But if you are a traveller, explorer to be specific, you would love to do things that usual people do not do. Doing strange thing which is weird to all other, but is famous to the place is the first things to notice for an explorer. Here is a list of such quirky and funny things to do in the city of Manchester.


1) Escape Hunt Manchester- This is more like a treasure hunt in pattern but a freedom hunt to be more specific. When you are in Manchester, you must try this funny and brainstorming game. There is four hunts- Blackbeard’s treasure, The Last Vikings, Escape the Wild West and the Fourth Samurai. All you need to do is to choose any one of the four hunts. There will be 60 minutes challenge full of clues where you need to finish the tasks according to the clues within the given minutes. That will make you earn your freedom and you will be locked inside of the specific bar to find the things according to the clues.

2) Manchester Microbrewery Experience- This is another unique experience to have in Manchester. On 26th January and 9 more Saturdays, Piccadilly Beer Mile lets you know the behind the curtain stories of the place. Go straight to the upstairs room of Piccadilly Tap on these days to enjoy the stretch of breweries running through Manchester’s railway arches.  You can only enjoy this intimate informational tour of three great microbreweries as if you are above 18 only. The event takes place from 1 pm to 4 pm and the tickets cost £45.00 each.

3) Beer Pong Tourney- If you are in Manchester on a Wednesday, you must try this for fun. This event takes place at every Wednesday at Crazy Pedro’s Pizza Parlour. This weekly beer pong tournament is pure fun with promises and pongs for sure. These are accompanied by pizza and prizes with cheaper booze. The ambiance of the place is also very soothing with free and funky background music. But again, you have to be above 18 to attend this event. This takes place from 11pm to 1am at night and it is a super cool fun for students.

4) Cane and Grain- This is a damn good food place that with leave you awestruck in every bite. The mind-blowing combination of food and stomping mix logy will blow your mind away. Two of the unique delicacies are bacon popcorns and eclectic takes on classic cocktails. This Northern quarter bar is perfect for the date nights and after work relaxation. The place is for chatting and drinking both your friends, colleagues and special ones. This is a restaurant cum cocktail cum lounge bar where only 18 and above 18 years old people are allowed. They are cheap as well. So you can get good food and drinks in good atmosphere here.

5) Manchester Bierkeller- This is the quirkiest way to celebrate your October in Manchester. With German beers and food, everyday is a musical day in this bar during the October season. There are print-works for the after work people. People come here to sit-chat-eat and drink here. But this pub/party restaurant bar allows you to enter and enjoy the ambiance only if your age proof shows you to be above 18 and adult. The drinks here are very happily available in affordable ££s.   

6) The Bottomless Margarita Festival- On 5th may in this year, enjoy the grandest of all time event at the Victoria Warehouse hotel. This is the May bank holiday season celebration which is the city’s greatest Margarita get-together party of the country. This Margarita rumble turns the place more into a tequila madness of epic drinks. There you can enjoy live and background music along with a lot of activity food and drink. The one thing you need to do is to buy tickets for your suitable time slots that worth from£30 to £50. Again, the only gate pass for you is to be there is being adult (18+).

7) Dog Bowl- This is a late night party place which is open till 2 am in the morning every night. SO, if you are planning to have a date/mate night in Manchester, this is the perfect place to go. Here, you can drink, dine, bowl and crush. This famous alternative bar is there in Manchester on the Oxford road. This cocktail lounge allows only adults in the parties. This restaurant-cum-bar is a very different as you can gobble and booze at the same time.

8) Black dog Ballroom- This is a Northern quarter basement bar which is famous for its night out activities. This entertainment hub at Affleck’s palace offers you a supersaver on Mondays. They give a 50%off on food on Monday is one of them. Pool, Ping-pong, Boozing and Beers are the greatest entertainment partners of this place.

9) Albert’s Schloss-This bar is not for everyone. If you want to try the wildest and quirkiest bar in Manchester, this is the perfect one. There are lie performances by the divas that you can enjoy as you drink your beer. This nightclub will give you an expedia promocodeof wildest enjoyment of your life.

10) Disco Brunch- If you are a foodie, Gorilla’s Disco Brunch is just the thing for you to attend in Manchester. With unique tastes of brunches and bottomless liquors, it is quite difficult for you to get a hangover from this place. This will give you 80’s pop or commercial music for free from 11am to 1pm of every first Saturday of each month.

Manchester is a city of dreams to live in. If you are once there, you need to see and do the above quirkiest things to get the taste of life. 

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