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What We Love About The Manchester Christmas Markets

November 1st, 2017|

“Ho! Ho! Ho!”

With our Halloween make up and hangover finally starting to wear off, it’s well and truly time for us to get out our winter socks and start looking forward to the merriest time of the year. In just a few weeks, we’ll all be ripping our advent calendars open and generally panicking as […]

Manchester Brewed Beers You Need to Try

October 25th, 2017|

Manchester is famous for a lot of things, and its proud history of brewing quality beers is high on that list. The likes of Hydes and Boddingtons have their roots here in Manchester and are deeply ingrained in the history of the city; but in recent years smaller breweries have also made names for themselves.

Let’s […]

Celebrating Halloween In Manchester This Year

October 24th, 2017|

With witch hats, devil horns and vampire teeth taking over every shop in the country, it’s almost impossible not to get excited for the Halloween season. This time of year always brings children dressed up as little monsters, extravagantly themed club nights and, more importantly, an equal measure of tricks and treats.

For many people, this […]

Celebrate Oktoberfest in Manchester

October 18th, 2017|

Since the first Oktoberfest in 1810, the famous German festival has grown from 40,000 to around 7,200,000 people: that’s roughly the population of Bulgaria!

So what makes this festival so popular? Oktoberfest is the world’s largest Volkfest (beer festival and travelling funfair) held annually in Munich, Germany. Essentially, it is 16 days of the world’s largest […]

Barca: The Best Manchester Christmas Party Venue 2017

October 17th, 2017|

If you listen closely enough, you might just catch the faintest sounds of sleigh bells and the hearty laughs of a fat man in a red suit. We’re already well into October which, amongst all of the fallen leaves and bonfire smells, means one very important thing: Christmas is just around the corner.

This time of […]

Making The Most of Manchester This Autumn

October 16th, 2017|

Autumn is undoubtedly the most jaw-droppingly gorgeous time of the year. With vibrant shades of red and orange surrounding us on all sides, and a crunching carpet of leaves constantly under our feet- many people will state that these months are actually their favourite in the seasonal calendar.

While we agree that it’s the most colourful […]

Autumn: The Best Season To Head To Your Nearest Bar?

October 16th, 2017|

Have you been outside lately? It’s cold, isn’t it? Summers over, that means we can’t enjoy a margarita in our floral shorts and ray bans under the midday sun anymore without being told to move on by the police. That’s right, Winter is on its way; but don’t fret, because before we all get to […]

Make Barca Your Event Destination

October 11th, 2017|

It can be hard when you’re throwing a party. Finding the right location to make everyone happy can give us all sleepless nights. With Christmas parties looming, everyone will be hoping this years do will out-do last years.

At Barca, whether you’re throwing a party for your friends, colleagues or even an engagement party or baby […]

The Top 3 Autumn Cocktails You Need To Try

October 4th, 2017|

2017 seems to be staking its claim as the fastest year in history, because we just can’t believe that it’s already the start of October. Leaves are beginning their nose-dives towards the pavements as they turn gold and brown, while the streets of Manchester are positively littered with shiny conkers. Autumn is here.

With the weather […]

3 Things You HAVE To Try At Barca

August 11th, 2017|

If you’ve been to Barca before, we hope you’re already fully aware of the fact that we offer something a little extra special. From fantastic Friday nights, to memorable birthday parties, to delicious lunches- we always look to provide our customers with something more, which is why we’ve always proven to be so popular.

In fact, […]