Socials

Members arrange a wide variety of social events for the MAD Walkers. If you'd like to host an event, please visit the submission page.

Regular pub socials are held on the 1st Wednesday at Knott Bar, Deansgate.

Apart from the regular pub socials, and certain other events, priority on attending most social events is given to members of MAD Walkers - for full details see our Inclusion Policy


Historical Socials

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2013 Socials

Wednesday 20th November 2013: Bluu Bar Social

Organiser:

Chris Wareing

Description:

We will also have HAPPY HOUR PRICES all night!!! For those that haven't taken advantage of the offers before Pints of Becks, Grolsch and Strongbow £2.50. Small wine £2.50. 2-4-1 on Cocktails and bottles of Heineken and Becks. If you want food at 7pm please e-mail me socials@madwalkers.org.uk otherwise just turn up anytime after 7pm.

Booking:

Please email me at socials@madwalkers.org.uk if you wish to book for food.

Venue/Time:

Bluu Bar.  7pm for food or anytime after 7pm for a drink.


Saturday 30th November: Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club

This event has sold out, so no tickets are available.


Saturday 30th November: Ale and Cocktails in Chorlton

Organiser:

Alan Beeby

Description:

++This event replaces the Craig Charles Funk and Soul due the event selling out+++

Properly my favourite bar in all of Manchester, with £3 cocktails and one the largest range of on tap Ales Font is a great venue with lots of room and good music to boot. I will be spending most of the night here and maybe going to Dulcimer at the very end of the evening.

Booking:

Just turn up

Venue/Time:

8.30pm Font, 117 Manchester Road, Chorlton , Manchester, M21 9PG


December 2013

Friday 6th December: A Christmas Ceilidh!

Organiser:

Jo Harvey

Description:

Have a great night out at a Ceilidh, with live music and calling by ALBIREO. No experience necessary, since steps are easy to pick up as you follow the caller. At St Bernadette's, across the road from the Withington tram stop. Bar until 12pm and stalls selling food, mulled wine, mince pies and Xmas pressies.
www.albireo.co.uk
http://www.salveinternational.org
www.thepearltrust.org.uk

Booking:

Just turn up - £8 on the door, £4 for children (proceeds to charities SALVE and The Pearl Trust).

Venue/Time:

St Bernadette's RC Church Hall, Princess Road Didsbury Manchester M20 1HH from 7pm - 12pm

Tram:

Withington.


Sunday 8th December: MOSI Ice Lab + Christmas Markets

Organiser:

Alan Beeby

Description:

The Museum of Science and Industry have a new exhibition called Ice Lab brings that together original drawings, models, photographs, films, ephemera and sources of inspiration for highly specialised, sci-fi looking polar research stations. I am planning on checking this out and maybe a bit more of the Museum if people are interested.

After MOSI I'm heading to the very popular Christmas Markets in the Albert Square for some Mulled wine and other culinary seasonal treats on offer.

For more Info on the Ice Lab please visit http://www.mosi.org.uk/whats-on/ice-lab-new-architecture-and-science-in-antarctica.aspx

Booking:

Just turn up

Venue/Time:

11am at MOSI, Liverpool Rd, Manchester M3 4FP


Saturday 14th December: Mad Walkers Christmas Party 2013

Organiser:

Graham Holmes

Description:

This year's Christmas Party is going to be in the centre of Manchester's Northern Quarter. There will be a buffet and once again we have managed to get happy hour prices!!! Walrus has recently been extended and totally refurbished, which now offers us a fantastic venue for the Christmas Party!

Booking:

£6 Member's "Early Bird Price" (Limited number of tickets available up until the AGM)
£8 Non members or Members that do not get "Early Bird" tickets
Tickets available at Knott Bar and Bluu Bar from Graham E-mail me at socials@madwalkers.org.uk

Venue/Time:

Walrus 78-88 High Street Manchester M4 1ES from 7pm


Wednesday 18th December: Bluu Bar Social

Organiser:

Arthur Embleton

Description:

We will also have HAPPY HOUR PRICES all night!!! For those that haven't taken advantage of the offers before Pints of Becks, Grolsch and Strongbow £2.50. Small wine £2.50. 2-4-1 on Cocktails and bottles of Heineken and Becks. If you want food at 7pm please e-mail me socials@madwalkers.org.uk otherwise just turn up anytime after 7pm.

Booking:

Please email me at socials@madwalkers.org.uk if you wish to book for food.

Venue/Time:

Bluu Bar.  7pm for food or anytime after 7pm for a drink.


Sunday 22nd December: Festival of nine Lessons and Carols

Organiser:

John Ireland

Venue/Time:

Manchester Cathedral - 7:30pm. Meet from 6:45 at Sinclair's Oyster Bar. Extra - pub afterwards.

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