Saturday 17th September 2022
1 PM to 4 PM
Throughout the afternoon, the pipe bands will entertain the public with free performances at iconic Manchester venues around the city centre.
At 5 pm, all the pipe bands will join up for a massed band performance at Manchester Cathedral Gardens.
Sunday 18th September 2022
Grand Pipe Band Parade
A grand parade of up to 20 pipe bands, 400 pipers and drummers, leaving Liverpool Road from 11 am, marching the whole length of Deansgate to the Cathedral of Manchester.
Service of Peace
Service of Peace held in Manchester Cathedral, in the presence of representatives of all faiths and beliefs.
Laying of Wreaths
Service of remembrance of victims of war, terror and conflict, in the presence of local and national officials, alongside representatives of the faiths and the community.
At 4 pm, all the pipe bands will join up for a final massed band performance at Manchester Cathedral Gardens.