Dating in Manchester

Here at we know that money isn’t everything and you can still have a successful date, even on a budget! Manchester is a great and vibrant city but what is there to do for a first date when pay day is still weeks away? Well, here’s our top 5 things....

The Lowry
Situated on Pier 8 at Salford Quays, The Lowry is a perfect place to go for a stroll at dusk, whilst enjoying the view of Manchester. A perfect way to get to know your date a little better.

Manchester International Festival
There are always some wonderful free festivals happening at the Manchester International Festival from July onwards. What a perfect way to take in some culture and have fun at the same time! (

The Museum of Science and Industry
Fancy doing something a little bit different? Why not head to the Museum of Science and Industry where you can discover the art of 3D printing and head to there 4D theatre! (

Castlefield Conservation Area
Did you know that there are some Roman ruins in Manchester? Head to the Castlefield Conservation Area to take a step back in time and enjoy the wonderful green space Castlefield has to offer.

The Comedy Store
Laughter is the best medicine so what better way to spend an evening with your date then at The Comedy Store at the Deansgate Locks. To keep costs down, you could even go for a picnic before hand before enjoying some belly laughs!