ManLUG (Manchester Linux User Group) is associated with a number of different Opensource/Geek Groups in and around Manchester. Please find listed below:
The traditional Currybeer events are held on the first Friday of each month, unless that clashes with a public holiday (e.g. New Year's Day). Alternative cuisines are usually held on the third Friday of the month, chosen from a variety of venues.
To find out more details visit currybeer.com
Geek Walks take place approximately once a month on a Saturday, and involve travelling to somewhere within an hour's direct train from Manchester, going for a stroll and ending up in a pub for lunch.
To find out more details visit geekwalks.co.uk
Manchester Free Software is a group dedicated to the principals of free software, they meet each month.