Christmas in Manchester
If like many students, you’re opting to stay around during the Christmas period, Mistoria Estate Agents are here to provide you with fun and festive suggestions on how you can ensure Christmas 2015 is your best one yet. This article is aimed at students looking to make the most out of the festive period with the top 5 things to do in Manchester during Christmas.
Top 5 things to do in Manchester
The Christmas 2015 European market is better than ever before with 350 stalls spread across 10 distinctive market sites. Visiting the market is the perfect way to kick off your student Christmas 2015 and get you in the festive mood, with a wide range of stalls suitable for everyone! There’s no need to rush as stalls are open until 22nd December. Whether you’re interested in arts and crafts, toys or sweet treats, you won’t be short of choices – there is also mulled wine and beer aplenty.
Shopping in Manchester
Christmas wouldn’t be the same without the hectic Christmas shopping, so if you’re looking to find the perfect gifts this year, head down to Manchester Arndale, which is open until 9:00pm. The food court is open until 10:00pm, allowing you plenty of time to grab a bite to eat. The Arndale is perfect for students on a budget as it’s packed full of special deals and exclusive in-store offers.
Manchester Ice Rink
From 12th November until 3rd January, Manchester is offering visitors a real treat with their outdoor ice rink, open from 3pm on weekends and 10am until 9pm at weekends. This fantastic attraction is easy to access as it’s conveniently located in New Bailey, a short walk from Spinningfields. Tickets can be purchased online with student offers available, enabling you to make the most of your student Christmas 2015 on a budget.
Tatton park is ideal for Christmas lovers as this beautiful park is packed with a range of festive activities everyone for everyone, and is open from 23rd November until 20th December. Tatton park features a beautifully decorated Mansion and outdoor carols to get you in the festive mood. There will also be an abundance of entertainment including: edible Christmas treats, lantern parade, festive concerts and even a special appearance by Father Christmas.
East Lancashire Railway
Close by is the North West’s premier heritage railway which is a particularly popular attraction during the holidays, attracting up to 40,000 visitors each year. This traditional event features brass bands and carol singers, perfect for those looking to get into the festive spirit.
Merry Christmas from Mistoria Estate Agents
We’d like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New year, and hope our tips on how to make the most of your Manchester Christmas away from home comes in use. Manchester is a beautiful and vibrant city with plenty to do, making it a magnificent place to spend the festive holidays.