Upcoming Events

To register your interest in any of these events please click on the Register Button and complete the attached form. 
stating the Event you are interested in along with your Full Name and Contact Details 

Sober SunGay Lunch at The Wharf
3rd March 2024 at 1pm

Come and start the New Year off right, with an amazing SunGay Lunch with your Sober Tribe. If you would like to attend this event, please register your interest by tapping on the button below.

Dry Run - 10pin Bowling at Lane7 Wednesday 20th March 7pm

Following the previous success of working in collaboration with Gay City Bowlers to bring you...'DRY RUN'.
We are back again… so come and join your Sober Tribe and the Gay City Bowlers for a fun evening of 10 Pin Bowling at Lane7 on Deansgate Manchester.
We'll be playing 2 games, then heading on over to VIA Canal Street for food, drag cabaret and most importantly a mini awards ceremony for the winners!
Tickets are priced at £18.00 for this event and can be purchased by tapping the link below:

Player Kings - Opera House Manchester Friday 22nd March 6:30pm

Fancy an evening at the Theater? Then look no further!
'Player Kings' Staring Ian McKellen - Fri 22nd March 6:30pm - Tickets are currently £54.00 inc booking fee. 
Bringing together Shakespeare's two great history plays (Henry IV, parts 1 and 2) into the theatrical event of the season, Player Kings will reign over the Opera House Manchester
Hal wasn't born to be king. Only now, it seems, he will be. His father longs for him to leave behind his friends in the taverns of Eastcheap, most notably the infamous John Falstaff. War is on the horizon. But will Hal ever come good?
If you would like to attend this event, please register your interest by tapping on the button below.

Don't Drop Out Drop In!
Sat 30th March 11am - 1pm

Sober Gay Socials will be hosting 'Don't Drop Out... Drop In' at the LGBT Foundation Sackville Street Manchester.
'Don't Drop Out... Drop In' aims to create a fun social environment along with the provision of peer support and gives you the opportunity to catch up with your sober tribe over a brew and a slice of cake.
So come and join your sober tribe on the last Saturday of every month from 11am-1pm at the LGBT Foundation Manchester... We cant wait to see you there! 

Past Events

Sober SunGay Lunch at The Wharf
7th Jan 2024 at 1pm

Come and start the New Year off right, with an amazing SunGay Lunch with your Sober Tribe. If you would like to attend this event, please register your interest by using the button below.

John Ryland Library Tour
Sat 20th Jan 12pm

The John Rylands Research Institute and Library is a stunning neo-Gothic building that houses one of the world’s finest collections of rare books, manuscripts and archives. 

Founded by Enriqueta Rylands in memory of her husband John Rylands, the library opened to the public in 1900 as a gift to Manchester and its people.

Dry Run - 10 Pin Bowling
Wed 24th Jan 7 - 10:30pm

To celebrate Dry January Sober Gay Socials are working in collaboration with Gay City Bowlers to bring you...'DRY RUN'.
Come and join your Sober Tribe and the Gay City Bowlers for a fun evening of 10 Pin Bowling at Lane7 on Deansgate Manchester.
We'll be playing 2 games, then heading on over to VIA Canal Street for food, drag cabaret and most importantly a mini awards ceremony for the winners!
Tickets are priced at £18.00 for this event and can be purchased by clicking the button below

Don't Drop Out Drop In!
Sat 27th Jan from 11 - 1pm

CHANGE OF VENUE
As the LGBT Foundation is not open on Saturday 30th December, we will be hosting 'Don't Drop Out... Drop In' over at Kampus General Store, Chorlton Street, Manchester M1 3FY where 'Love From' have kindly let us use their space that is located on the upstairs mezzanine level.
'Don't Drop Out... Drop In' aims to create a fun social environment along with the provision of peer support and gives you the opportunity to catch up with your sober tribe over a brew and a slice of cake.
So come and join your sober tribe over the festive season... We cant wait to see you there!

Rocky Horror Show
Sat 27th Jan 2024 at 8:30pm

Its Just a Jump to the Left...
Come and do the Time Warp with your Sober Tribe at this Cult Classic theatre production of The Rocky Horror Show the Opera House, Manchester.
It's the story of two squeaky clean college kids – Brad and his fiancée Janet. When by a twist of fate, their car breaks down outside a creepy mansion whilst on their way to visit their former college professor, they meet the charismatic Dr Frank’n’Furter. It is an adventure they’ll never forget, filled with fun, frolics, frocks, and frivolity.

Don't Drop Out Drop In!
Sat 30th Dec from 12 - 2pm

CHANGE OF VENUE
As the LGBT Foundation is not open on Saturday 30th December, we will be hosting 'Don't Drop Out... Drop In' over at Kampus General Store, Chorlton Street, Manchester M1 3FY where 'Love From' have kindly let us use their space that is located on the upstairs mezzanine level.
'Don't Drop Out... Drop In' aims to create a fun social environment along with the provision of peer support and gives you the opportunity to catch up with your sober tribe over a brew and a slice of cake.
So come and join your sober tribe over the festive season... We cant wait to see you there!

Snowstorm 3 - Ice Show Spectacular at Trafford Centre
Saturday Dec 9th 5:45pm

Everything you ever dreamt of at Christmas in 1 sensational show.
➤ 16 top ice skaters.
➤ Breath-taking aerial acrobatics of our circus Superstars
➤ All new Circus acts and Characters
➤ The return of the ICE BEARS!
For tickets, click the 'Register' button below. Tickets are priced £22.00 each and Places are limited so Book Yours Now!
We will be meeting at 5:45pm at the main entrance Theatre Big Top,
Trafford Centre, Grand Hall entrance, M17 8AA

Christmas Dinner  at The Wharf
Sunday 3rd Dec at 1:45pm

We are so looking forward to the festive season and we want to make sure it’s a special one for you to... So come and join your Sober Tribe for a 3 course Christmas Dinner at the Wharf Manchester 3rd December 1:45pm.
A £10.00 deposit is required for this event. 
If you would like to attend this event but are in financial hardship or receiving benefits, then please contact me to see if we can help.
If you would like to attend this event, then please register your interest by using the button below.

Northern Quarter Street Art Tour
Saturday 18th Nov at 11am

Join me on a street art tour/mooch in the Northern Quarter. This is an event for sober or sober curious people out there to meet with like minded people. (p.s I'm no art expert, I've done this tour before and there's a street art app we used had fun going in and out of the side streets finding the art..) If you've never been to an event like this and are a little nervous just send me a little message. A little introduction can go long way in breaking the ice. Meeting point to be confirmed - start time will be 11am. it should take up to 1-2 hours maximum, maybe head for a brew afterwards.

FREE EVENT
Queer Connections: A Spooky Sober Social 
Friday 27th Oct 7pm-10pm

FREE EVENT - Working in association with LGBT Foundation, we are excited to bring you Queer Connections - The Halloween Edition
Fancy dress is strongly encouraged - prizes to be won!
There will be DJS, buffet food and a large selection of non-alcoholic drinks.

TOXIC at HOME Mcr
Saturday 21st October at 2pm

Working in conjunction with Portraits of Recovery, Sober Gay Socials invite you to watch the play TOXIC at HOME Theatre Manchester on Saturday 21st October at 2pm
These tickets have been heavily discounted to £2.00 each and they are for group members only.
We will be meeting in the ground floor foyer of HOME at 1.45pm. We only have a limited amount of tickets so Don't Miss Out!
To purchase your tickets and more info, please click on the link below.