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Latest News - 2017

EventCity celebrates its northern roots with M and E refurbishment

21 Sep 2018

EventCity, the North’s largest blank canvas exhibition and multipurpose event venue, has revealed that it has begun a major investment into its meetings rooms, inspired by the famous and colourful pioneers of Manchester’s history. The investment also includes an upgrade to Hall 4, EventCity’s purpose-built conference and gala dinner space.

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18 Sep 2018

Winter Funland Brings Christmas to EventCity, Manchester

Winter Funland, the UK’s largest ever undercover indoor winter wonderland, is coming to EventCity this Christmas, and they want to invite 1000 mini VIPs to be the first to see it.

 

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30 Aug 2018

Discovering TRAFFORDCITY: Make your post-conference experience one to remember!

Picture the scene: You’ve just attended a first-rate conference at EventCity – the North’s largest, fully flexible multipurpose event venue – and you’re buzzing with positivity. The in-house food and beverage was outstanding; you met some amazing people; and you were bowled over by the brilliance of the production and atmosphere – propelling the conference into a whole new league.

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30 Aug 2018

Executive Chef Simon Mason: Why EventCity shops local for produce

EventCity’s Executive Chef Simon Mason proudly heads up The Kitchen – an in-house facility that specialises in tailored and bespoke food and beverage options for a variety of palates. Practising a ‘field to fork’ philosophy, conference bookers can feel assured that the healthy, seasonal produce served by The Kitchen has a proudly local provenance.

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17 Aug 2018

Who are EventCity?

You can drive a bus – and even a plane – through it, and the floor can withstand the weight of a tank…

Simply put, EventCity is audacious in its sheer size – a vast event space situated on the doorstep of TRAFFORDCITY. Sitting beside its world-class retail neighbour, intu Trafford Centre, EventCity is the North’s largest fully flexible exhibition, conference and multi-purpose events venue.  

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26 Jul 2018

Seven Considerations When Booking a Conference Venue

Whether you're a PA, EA or have been tasked with putting the wheels in motion for your company's conference, you will undoubtedly have questions; however, with EventCity, it doesn't have to be a stressful task! EventCity's Alchemy Team will take the headache out of booking a conference by working with you to organise, plan and execute it. With its in-house Kitchen, 2,000 free parking spaces, amazing shopping facilities at TRAFFORDCITY (just two minutes away) and, not to mention, the versatility of our venue, EventCity is Manchester's number one conference venue of choice!

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10 Jul 2018

Five Reasons why EventCity is the Perfect Choice Venue Hire in Manchester

The largest conference and exhibition venue in the North. The bigger the event, the higher the stakes. You need to hire a Northern venue that’s not only specifically designed to accommodate large conferences and exhibitions, but can also be trusted to deliver your event, your way. Choose from four flexible hall spaces to suit your exact requirements, or take over the entire 28,000 sq.m. building.

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06 Jul 2018

An Interview with Simon Mason, EventCity's Executive Chef

Simon Mason, EventCity’s Executive Chef, has catered for Premier League giants Manchester City and Manchester United, as well as at the Olympics and Commonwealth Games. His global career has seen him work alongside a host of culinary legends – including Marco Pierre White – yet in person, he could not be further removed from the stereotype of a hot-tempered, superstar chef.

 

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05 Jul 2018

EventCity Goes The Extra Mile For Agents

The north’s largest, fully flexible blank canvas exhibition and multipurpose event venue, EventCity, will deliver a taste of its offering to the front door of a selection of top agents around the UK when it goes on tour this week, under the banner #EventCityInYourCity.

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22 Jun 2018

Agents experience EventCity’s new vision

EventCity welcomed a specially selected group of agents to its first ever familiarisation trip of the venue and surrounding area, to show what the newly-announced regeneration of TraffordCity will mean for future events held at the venue.

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22 May 2018

Childcare Expo Returns To EventCity Manchester!

Top five reasons to attend Childcare Expo this summer!

It’s only a few weeks to go until Childcare Expo Manchester opens its doors for the third time at the ideally located EventCity on Friday 15th June. The visitors will be welcomed with open arms by the popular Alistair Bryce-Clegg along with a pea, a bear and a pink giraffe. You have to see it to believe it!

 

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16 May 2018

EventCity unveils its vision for the future as TraffordCity sees major investment

EventCity, the north’s largest, fully flexible blank canvas exhibition and conference space, has today revealed its vision for the future and what its surroundings will look like following major transport and infrastructure upgrades.

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06 May 2018

Mums Enterprise Launches Happiness Project

Mums Enterprise Launches Happiness Project

Too many women are still suffering in silence and we need to work together to drive change across the UK, have today launched their report;  ‘FROM CAREER WOMAN TO WORKING MUM’ to coincide with Maternal Mental Heal Awareness Week 2018.

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06 May 2018

The Work and Business Lives of Mancheser Parents Are about to Change for the Better, Forever

Mums Enterprise Launches Happiness Project

The Free to Attend Child-Friendly Work and Business Show will take place at Event City, Trafford City, Manchester – Wednesday 20th June 2018

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04 Apr 2018

EventCity Expands Team

Manchester’s largest events venue, EventCity (28,000 sq.m.), has announced several new appointments as it repositions its offering to the exhibition and event industry, and strives to become the venue of choice for large scale events.

 

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02 Mar 2018

The 3rd Roller Derby World Cup Held At EventCity

The 3rd Roller Derby World Cup, an international women's roller derby tournament, came to EventCity in February 2018. Organised by the Roller Derby World Cup Committee, teams of elite skaters from around the world compete for their respective nations in hopes of winning the world cup.

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19 Feb 2018

EventCity has Won Big with Mums Enterprise Roadshow

EventCity, the North’s largest, fully flexible, blank canvas exhibition and multipurpose event venue, has been confirmed as the venue of choice for Mums Enterprise Roadshow 2018, the Flexible Work and Business Show for parents on a mission.

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03 Jan 2018

davies tanner wins PR brief to relaunch EventCity

Specialist travel, tourism, hospitality and events PR and communications agency, davies tanner, has been selected as EventCity’s PR agent, following a competitive pitch.

 

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12 May 2017

Manchester's EventCity Hosts Red Bull Netball Tournament

Red Bull Switch Up held its first ever national netball tournament at EventCity in Manchester. EventCity set the stage for a fast-paced and action-packed round-robin tournament, showcasing a new and alternative playing format to an enthusiastic varsity and club netball audience.

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05 May 2017

EventCity Reports Record Year of Trading

Manchester’s newest and fastest growing largescale exhibition space, EventCity, has reported a record year of trading, with visitor numbers up by 17 percent YOY, with further growth predicted for 2017.

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01 Dec 2016

New Multi Million Pound Dinosaurs Attraction to Open at EventCity

Dinosaurs in the Wild – a unique, immersive live adventure combining theatre, theme park fun and the very latest scientific research will open in Manchester’s EventCity in October 2017.

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