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Special Events

Special events taking place across Greater Manchester where you can combine your passion for supporting cancer research, treatment and recovery along with exercise, or some other kind of social event.

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Bury Hospice and Prevent Breast Cancer Charity Summer Ball

Charity Summer Ball at The AJ Bell Stadium in aid of Prevent Breast Cancer and Bury Hospice. Ticket includes a 3 course meal, entrance into a raffle plus entertainment. Black-tie is optional.

Date: Saturday 4 August 2018 Time: 7:30
Location: AJ Bell Stadium, 1 Stadium Way,
Barton-upon-Irwell, Salford, M30 7EY

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The Manchester Soul Festival 2018

Following three successful years raising over £65,000 for The Christie this event returns to bring you more Soul and Motown bands, artists and DJs from across the region to perform in several of The Printworks' venues, and of course raise lots of money for The Christie! They have set a target of raising £35,000 this year to push their total to £100,000.

Date: Sunday 26 August 2018 Time: 12:00 -11:00
Location: The Printworks, 27 Withy Grove, Manchester M4 2BS

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Bubble Rush 2018

The Bubble Rush is a family friendly sponsored 5k run to aid Bolton Hospice. The course starts in a sea of bubbles and features four Bubble Stations along the route where cannons pump out coloured foam to create a 4ft deep bubble bath. Every course is family friendly, so you can run, jog, walk, dance or toddle through the foam.

Date: Sunday 16 September 2018 Time: 11:00
Location: Queen's Park, 34 Great Moor St, Bolton BL1 4RU

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Doctor Kershaw's Hospice Colour Blast

Join the most colourful Doctor Kershaw's Hospice event of the year, and walk, run or jog the route whilst being blasted with coloured paint. Fun for all the family!

Date: Sunday 23 September 2018 Time: 1:00
Location: Alexandra Park, Kings Rd, Oldham OL8 2BN

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Think Pink Charity Ball

COST : £65.00

Your ticket will include the following :
Drinks on arrival
3 course dinner
Live entertainment
Games and more.

Guest celebrity appearance.

All proceeds are to be donated to Prevent Breast Cancer,

Situated in the heart of the city, The Midland is a luxury hotel in Manchester like no other. Host to an array of Kings, Queens, Presidents and Prime Ministers over the years, you can rest assured knowing that you’ll be partying the night away in one of most iconic and historic hotels in Manchester.

To purchase your tickets contact Kath on 07919514063 or Alison on 07972246625.

Date: Saturday 5 November 2018 Time: 7:30
Location: The Midland Hotel, Peter Street, Manchester, M60 2DS

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Tough 10 Manchester

The Manchester Half Marathon is set on a super fast, flat course and will be the ideal course for novices and personal best seekers alike. This, in addition to the fact that the course finishes at Old Trafford, home of Lancashire Country Cricket Club, makes this an event you won’t want to miss.

With three levels of toughness available, choose your ultimate running challenge and raise funds for Cancer Research UK.

Date: Sunday 10 November 2018 Time: 10:00
Location: Heaton Park, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 0BW

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Christmas Celebration 2018

Taking place again at Manchester Cathedral, this Prevent Breast Cancer event will once again provide guaranteed entertainment for all the family and get everyone into the Christmas Spirit, while raising crucial funds for the charity.

They started last year’s with a musical nativity play performed by local kids and followed this with choirs belting out Christmas classics alongside songs spanning every genre you can think of. Everyone said they couldn’t resist joining in!

The event will feature a festive market place where you can pick up some unique Christmas gifts as well as enjoy a mulled wine and some festive food delights.

Date: Friday 21 December 2018 Time: 6:30
Location: Manchester Cathedral, Victoria Street, Manchester, M3 1SX

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