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The last weekend before Christmas – Shop, eat & be merry!

This weekend we will be open BOTH Saturday & Sunday for all your last minute shopping, fabulous festive food from Oak Street Cafe Bar and LIVE music. So don’t get stressed on the high street, head over to MCDC for a magical, chaos free Christmas.


Alongside our 18 studio boutiques, we have more going on this Christmas than ever before. Visit us for live music, workshops, pop-up exhibitions, festive eats, free craft activities and more! Download your guide below to make the most of the festive season at Manchester Craft & Design Centre.

Christmas All Wrapped Up at MCDC

Here at Manchester Craft & Design Centre we love Christmas and we know you do too. So this festive season we are going bigger, better and more sparkly than ever before! As this year we transform our historic covered market building into a winter wonderland, with a programme of magical events, exhibitions and workshops running throughout the winter months.

Alongside this you will be able to enjoy our boutique shopping experience 7 days a week, with 18 independent studios selling handmade items from ceramics, jewellery to textiles, you are sure to find that perfect memorable gift. And for all you workaholics out there, don’t panic this year we will also be open for additional of late night shopping on Thursdays, plus Oak Street Cafe Bar will be here to tempting you with a host of tasty yuletide treats and Christmassy tipples to keep you in the jolly spirit.

So we invite you to come over and soak up the joyous atmosphere, because we have Christmas All Wrapped Up!




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