November 24, 2012 Thanksgiving dry floor with DJ David, wet Foam Party floor. Get down into the bubbles one last time! Then, December 31, 2012, the final time Legends opens it's doors before the building is demolished. Manchester's biggest gay dance Saturday has had a massive impact on the gay scene, but also clubbing in general over the years, through various names and owners.
December 14, 2012, 10pm-4am, at Alter Ego, 105-107 Princess Street, with DJs HiFi Sean and Nik Denton. Bears, cubs and friends dance party.
May 2-6, 2013 The Great British Bear Bash returns with "Journey to Uranus." Singles mingle party. Bear Sauna, pool party, club nights and after club parties into the early hours.
July 4-21, 2013, world‘s first festival, biannial, original, new work & special events. Wide-ranging original work: music, visual arts, theatre, dance, food; indoor & out; internationally-acclaimed artists & co-producers; established venues & public spaces.
August 16-26, 2013. Tens of thousands descend on Manchester's Gay Village, celebrate climax of Manchester Pride ten-day festival. Parade on Saturday August 24th with over one hundred floats, lifestyle Expo, market stalls, food, performers, theatre, film, exhibitions, sports, bars & clubs events. See details and 2012 media online.
September - October, 2013 An urban food and drink festival, at no single location, but over much of the City Center and surrounding Greater Manchester district - program of events, both indoor and outdoor include food stalls, open houses, beer fests, whiskey festival, live music, classic French gastro night, live cookery theater - and more