Mushroom Growing workshop with Sow the City

Photo of a pink oyster mushroom

14 Nov 2023

The Social, Aviva Studios, Water Street, Manchester, M3 4JQ


FREE, Pre booking required

12.30 – 2pm

Age guidance: Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult aged over 18.
Running time: 1 hour 30 minutes

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Accessibility features available for this event: Wheelchair Access

Fancy growing your own oyster mushrooms? Learn the basics of mushroom cultivation with Sow the City

Learn the basics of mushroom cultivation with Sow the City – an award-winning, Manchester based social enterprise with a mission to empower communities to grow and live sustainably.

The Welcome: Community Takeover is a series of free events at Aviva Studios featuring creative workshops, talks, kids’ activities and the best local music. Just drop by the Social – there's always something on.


The Welcome is a series of events celebrating the opening of Aviva Studios, curated by the Factory Assembly. Representing a cross-section of the people of Greater Manchester, we’re calling the shots with a programme that brings together the best in circus, street culture, music, food, art and more.

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Aviva Studios can be approached along Water Street (coming from Quay Street) or along Liverpool Road (coming from Deansgate or Castlefield).

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