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APPLICATIONS

THE EXPO

Situated in the Village, this hugely popular community space gives exhibitors the chance to showcase their organisation, spend face-to-face time with visitors, promote goods or services and carry out consultations.

The Expo is ideal for local community groups, public sector organisations and commercial businesses.

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FOOD

With tens of thousands of people attending each day of the Festival, we get a lot of hungry visitors!

We don't just want burgers and fries, we want food from all around the world. We've got a lot of veggies and vegans to feed, so bring along your plant-powered dishes.

Sweet treats are always welcome, be it an ice cream van or a waffle wagon, we want you too.

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THE VILLAGE MARKETS

The ever-popular market will return again this year, offering a great selection of gifts and memorabilia. With thousands of visitors, over the weekend it is a great opportunity to sell your wares.

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PERFORM

Each year, we offer artists the chance to perform on our stages. This is a great opportunity to showcase you or your band to thousands of people at The Big Weekend.

WHAT TO SEND US:
If you would like a chance to perform on one of our stages, please email: perform@manchesterpride.com with the following:

1. Links to live performance,  we don't book any artist without seeing what you can do live.

2. Links to your website and your artist Social Media accounts  

3. FIVE words to describe yourself as an artist or group

4. If you are a DJ, please send links to your Soundcloud / Mixcloud pages

PLEASE DO NOT SEND A LENGTHY BIO

As we are a charity, we ask those who perform to kindly donate their fee to the Manchester Pride Fund. We are, however able to pay reasonable out of pocket expenses.

The artist team assess every submission that comes in. However, due to the high volume of applications, we are only able to contact those we would like to book for this year.

If we haven't contacted you this time, thank you for your interest and we'll keep your details on file for next year.
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  • Mustard Media
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