Festive Family Rave

Sunday 1st December 2019


The Refuge, Manchester


CALLING ALL MANCHESTER FAMILY RAVING CREW! We are delighted to be part of The Refuge's festive program. THE PLAYHOUSE PROJECT all-ages festive family friendly rave with DJ Agent J / Groovement (Fat City, In The Loop, Reform Radio) for a very special Latin flavored DJ set - Funk, Soul ,Samba, Disco & Salsa vibes.

Advance Discount Tickets

Advance discount tickets will be available for a short time below, don't miss out!
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Full Price Tickets: Adults £5, Kids £4, Family Ticket ( 2 adults & up to 3 kids) £18, Babies (under 12 months) Free ticket required!


THE PLAYHOUSE PROJECT is an exclusive family rave experience. Organised by a crew of ex-ravers and DJ's who are now parents. We keep the crew dancing by providing free glow sticks, top DJs, dancers, club lighting, visuals, bubble machines, inflatables, dancefloor activities and giant balloons.

Chill out activities

  • Themed craft tables
  • Play dough areas
  • Cill out zone
  • Book corner
  • Face painting & Glitter bar
  • Funky cakes by Bakorama
The bar will be open selling a range of kids and adult drinks.

DJ Agent J / Groovement

...is a well known selector, writer for Bonafide Magazine and presenter on the Manchester scene. Originally known for DJing and curating events for Fat City. Founder of In The Loop a hugely successful Manchester Hip Hop club night. Headlined by Ultra Magnetic MC's| Jungle Brothers| RZA| Reakwon | Pharoahe Monch.

Agent J currently warms up for Hip Hop and Soul acts he's shared a stage with Norman Jay MBE | Huey Morgan | Craig Charles | Nightmares on Wax | Blackalicous. Agent J is a parent and all round nice guy, the perfect selector for Family Rave 🤩

Performer TBA

Event Information

This event is aimed at 0-8 year old's (activities are for this age range)  however older children are welcome to attend.

Please remember that you remain 100% responsible for your children at all times.

Please do not leave alcoholic drinks unattended.

Adults must be accompanied by a responsible child ;)

Limited space for buggies and no buggies inside the rave, please come without where possible.

Safety - The venue will be busy with a limited amount of seating. We advise parents of young babies to wear a sling particularly on the dance-floor.

Music will be set to the recommended levels for little ears.

Expect child-safe club lighting, no strobe lighting used.

Please no running or rowdy behaviour (this includes parents) ;)

Photography / Video - There will be a photographer at the event, some shots will be used for publicity. Please inform a member of staff on arrival if you do not want your little ones to be photographed.

If you would like to contact the organiser of this event, please email -