Good deeds, fundraising and bags of fun!

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We’ve lined up some top picks that will keep you entertained and leave you feeling good about yourself. The following events have all been motivated by morals and goodwill and so there’s even more reason to check them out.

If you’re a music lover, we have just the thing! Soak up some culture with this fundraising concert to tackle homelessness in Manchester. An evening of piano and violin performed by past students of the RNCM on Saturday 18 March at 7pm.

The Manchester Midnight Walk is back on Friday 23 June. Meet at Manchester Central and walk the 10km course to raise money for St Ann’s Hospice and remember your loved ones. If you book your place before 31st March, you are entitled to an early bird discount!

Stitched Up’s The Big Green Fashion Show will arrive at Halle St Peter’s in Ancoats on Saturday 22 April between 12pm and 2pm. The catwalk will feature sustainable and ethically sourced clothing from a host of eco-friendly designers.

Join Friends of the Earth on a guided walk around the Manchester Peace Trail on Sunday 26 March at 1.30pm. Meet at Victoria Train Station and learn about Manchester’s rich and diverse history and its importance as a centre for peace. The event is free but donations to Manchester CND are welcomed.

After the success of their January event, Grub are hosting another completely vegan food festival. Their ExtraVEGANza will be taking over Alphabet Brewing Company on Saturday 15 April between the hours of 12pm and 10pm. Absolutely everything will be vegan!

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