The Northern Vegan Festival 2016 is taking place across several close together venues with 2 main stall venues:


The first venues are in the heart of Manchester city centre and are all within a few minutes walk of each other.

Venue 1Once again we will be using Sachas Hotel, Tib Street, Manchester, M4 1SH, where there will be 95 stalls, including a cafe area in the USA Suite on the ground floor and 20 more stalls upstairs in the Roosevelt and Jefferson Rooms. There will be a 13 stall free food fair run by local vegan and animal rights groups in the Cromptons Bar downstairs.

Directions to Sachas Hotel

Venue 2 - Methodist Church Central Hall, Oldham Street, Manchester, M1 1JQ which is across the road from the back of the USA Suite. At this venue there will be 68 stalls in the various rooms on the 1st floor, cookery demos in the Lounge on the 1st floor,  talks and yoga in Lincoln 2 on the first floor and talks in Room 22 on the 2nd floor and all day children's activities in Room 21 on the third floor.

Directions to the Methodist Church     

Venue 3 - Thirsty Scholar vegetarian/vegan pub (15 minutes walk away) at 50, New Wakefield Street, Manchester, M1 5NP where there will be a vegan beer, wine and cider festival.

Directions to the Thirsty Scholar

Venue 4 - is a 2 minute walk away, the Three Minute Theatre, 35-39 Oldham Street, Manchester, M1 1JG where all Viva! and Animal Aid talks will be held.

Venue 5 - is Black Milk Cereal Kult, 2nd floor, Afflecks Palace, 35-39 Oldham St., Manchester M1 1JG where there will be 10% off all of the vegan milk bowls of breakfast cereal. Enter through the Oldham St. entrance next to Sachas Hotel, and the Blackmilk cafe is on the 2nd floor.

Venue 6 -  is The Wonder Inn vegan organic cafe, music venue, arts centre, and creative wellness centre, 29, Shudehiil, Manchester, M4 2AF where there will be a vegan party with vegan food, alcohol, including Manchester's Vegan Society trademark Marble Brewery's beers, and live music. The Wonder Inn is just a 5 minute walk from Sachas Hotel, almost next door to Shudehiil bus station and tram stop.

Venue 7 - is Friends of the Earth, Green Fish Resource Centre, 46-50, Oldham Street, M4 1LE where we will have green vegan films. 

Travelling by train

Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Victoria stations are both 10 minutes walk from the 1st 4 venues.

Manchester Oxford Road station which is 1 stop away from Piccadilly, is behind the Thirsty Scholar which is 10 minutes walk from Piccadilly and 25 minutes walk from Victoria.

Travelling by coach

Manchester Chorlton Street National Express coach station is 10 minutes walk away from the 1st 4 venues and also from the Thirsty Scholar.

Travelling by car and parking

The nearest car park which is in the next parallel street to Oldham St is:

NCP in Tib St, M4 1SH

There is also a multistorey car park close to the 1st 4 venues at 30, Tariff Street, M1 2FJ which offers a discount to Sachas customers if you validate your ticket with hotel reception before you exit the car park:

Other nearby car parks are on the Manchester Northern Quarter parking map:

The nearest car parks to the Thirsty Scholar are: Link Here



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