About:Salford's annual Food and Drink Festival returns for 2016 from Saturday 15 to Sunday 23 October, with some great events right here at The Quays. So tuck in and enjoy a range of tempting activities, ideal for all foodies.
- Pink Afternoon Tea at The Lowry Sunday 16 October. A glorious way to spend an afternoon in Pier Eight to celebrate the Salford Food & Drink Festival, with delicious pink champagne, sandwiches and cake. Price £20.
- Sunday Salford Special Afternoon Tea Cruise and commentary Sunday 16 October, 2pm - 4pm. Relax on this luxury restaurant barge whilst enjoying the many sights of Salford Quays with a light commentary provided by the captain whilst being served delightful afternoon tea, which includes warm Eccles cakes, fresh sandwiches, wraps, quiche and freshly brewed coffee or tea. Departing from underneath The Lowry Footbridge outside The Lowry and returning there for 4pm. Tickets: £19.95 per person. Book by calling City Centre Cruises on 0161 902 0222.
- Sunday Lunch Cruise Sunday 16 Oct and Sunday 23 Oct, 1pm. Enjoy a four course Sunday roast dinner on board a luxury barge with City Centre Cruises and tour around the city. Depart from Castlefield on the historic 250 year old Bridgewater Canal and enjoy some of the best water views of Manchester, Trafford, Salford Quays and MediaCityUK. Tickets: £29.95 per person. Book by calling City Centre Cruises on 0161 902 0222.
- A Night of Fine Dining at The Lowry Saturday 26 October. Enjoy live music and a glass of fizz to start the evening in the fabulous Pier Eight restaurant followed by an evening of fine dining. Tickets £45.