Dig the City is back with a week of free, fun, family entertainment.

There’s gardens galore, massive mud pies and a monumental water fight. Plus music, markets and masses to do for kids.

Meet everyone’s favourite gardener CBeebies’ Mr Bloom, head to the National Trust treehouse to enjoy host of outdoor, family activity and dig for victory at the IWM North’s interactive garden. Plus there’s live music at the Bridgewater Hall Bandstand, giant garden games and a spectacular one-day, city-wide family treasure hunt with Wild Rumpus.

For the full event calendar click here.

Click here to view the Dig the City What’s On guide.

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