Manchester Food & Drink Festival Events

The festival takes place throughout Manchester 7 to 17 October. Cornerhouse Café and Bar will be celebrating local dishes and produce alongside their regular menu as part of this year Food & Drink Festival. Daily spirits and cocktail promotions sponsored by Diageo.Food & Drink Festival Quiz
Thursday 13 October, 7.00pm

Cornerhouse’s resident Quiz Master, Chris Payne takes over the café floor to host a one off Food & Drink themed quiz as part of this year’s festival. The evening’s entertainment will be complemented by table served drinks and a special festival half-time menu. Every one of the 25 teams will win a prize of a culinary, alcoholic or media nature! Sponsored by Diageo & FOPP.
£10 per team of 4. Tickets from box office. An Evening with Lemn Sissay + Special Guests
Sunday 16 October, 7.30pm

This is a guaranteed must-be-there event. Whether on the side of Hardy’s Well or in the flag stones of Tib St. Lemn Sissay’s Poetry is tattooed into the heart of Manchester. See him, with guests, read live! Poetry is food for the spirit. Eat think and be merry with Lemn Sissay and special guests, for one night only. With raucous Q&A session!
£9.50 full/£8.50 concs (includes drinks and canapés)