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Bee in the City is shaping up to be the biggest, most spectacular, mass participation public art event in Manchester’s history.

Hear all about special Bee happenings in your area of the city. Find out what the artists are up to and which sponsors, schools, community groups and even celebrities are getting involved.

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Oct 03, 2018

Everything you need to know about the sweetest ticket in town. The unmissable Bee in the City Charity Auction takes place on Wednesday 17 October, acting as the finale t....Read more

Sep 28, 2018

Not too Shab-bee, sponsored by construction company ISG, will reside in the The Lowry Hotel's lobby until 10 October 2018. The Not too Shab-bee Bee which featured in th....Read more

Sep 28, 2018

We're proud to announce that the Bee in the City Farewell Weekend is part of this year's Design Manchester festival of creativity and design. Design Manchester returns ....Read more

Sep 27, 2018

Bee in the City’s celebratory Farewell Weekend will run from Friday 12 – Sunday 14 October at HSBC UK National Cycling Centre. This special event will give Bee seeker....Read more

Sep 26, 2018

Found all of the colony? Download your certificate today. Congratulations to the bee-rilliant Bee in the City explorers who have collected and ticked off all of the Bees....Read more

Sep 21, 2018

TransPennine Express (TPE) has teamed up with Bee in the City to give students from Gorse Hall Primary School in Stalybridge a fun day out in Manchester. The train com....Read more

Sep 19, 2018

With the help of passers-by in Piccadilly Station, 15-year-old Talia and artist Jodie Silverman have painted a little Bee as part of an initiative by Virgin Trains, a pre....Read more

Sep 18, 2018

After a buzzing summer the Bee in the City art trail finishes on Sunday, which means all 101 big Bees by artists and community groups will be flying away from their trail....Read more

Sep 18, 2018

It’s been fantastic to see the city and visitors embrace Bee in the City. This summer’s art trail of Bees has attracted thousands of people to Manchester to explore ....Read more
Bee in the City 2018

Bee in the City 2018