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Festival of Enterprise is back in 2024—bigger and better than ever! Hosted by GM Business Growth Hub and presented by its successful EnterprisingYou programme, Festival of Enterprise is a FREE event, specially crafted for start-ups, founders and anyone passionate about entrepreneurship.


Prepare for an immersive experience, making connections in a more relaxed and unique festival atmosphere. Plus, gain insights into the fully-funded support available to fuel your business growth. 


  • Inspirational speakers (stay tuned for the full lineup!)
  • Networking opportunities to connect with fellow entrepreneurs
  • Explore a variety of vendors and stalls showcasing innovative products and services
  • Live music from local, talented artists


Enjoy complimentary tea and coffee and savour a diverse range of street food options available for purchase throughout the day. 

Join us for a day of inspiration, networking and a celebration of start-ups, self-employment, and entrepreneurship in Greater Manchester.  

Secure your free ticket now! 


This Event will have photography and videography taking place during the Event, please do let a member of staff know if you do not wish to appear in any media


Eligibility to attend is age 16+ and based in Greater Manchester

GM Business Growth Hub is part-funded by the UK government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. The £7.5m funding has been made possible thanks to Greater Manchester Combined Authority securing funding to deliver UKSPF projects, which forms part of the Government’s wider Levelling Up agenda. 

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