E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) (6.15pm - 8.15pm)
An alien becomes separated from his family during a landing on Earth and is found by Elliot, a troubled 10-year-old boy. The two begin to communicate and enjoy adventures together, but their friendship is threatened by society’s fear of the unknown. Can Elliot help ET get home safely?
Back to the Future (1985) (8.30pm - 10.30pm)
Skateboarding high school teenager Marty McFly (Michael J Fox) is transported back to 1955 in a time-travelling car, created by his eccentric scientist friend Doc Brown. Stuck in his hometown in an earlier era, it’s up to Marty to make sure his parents’love story stays on track and find a way to get back to the future.
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When & Where
Manchester Science Festival
Part playground, part laboratory
Science takes over Manchester each October.
Expect a vibrant and packed programme of events for families, young people and adults.