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Gay Village Party
We are SO PROUD to present an unforgettable line-up of LGBTQ+ performers and global icons in celebration of queer life and love at the Gay Village Party, right here in Manchester’s world-famous Gay Village!!

With a vibrant array of bold and diverse performances across The Village Stage, The Alan Turing Stage in Sackville Gardens and the Indoor Arena, our line-up aims to centre and empower the diversity of Greater Manchester’s incredible LGBTQ+ talent, showcasing the importance of party as protest and bringing Pride back to its roots.

Below is just a snapshot of what's to come, we've still so many more to announce...
Artists
Loreen
Double Eurovision winner and all round ICON!
BIMINI
This ain't BIMINI's first rodeo at the Gay Village Party... they're back to serve another fierce performance!
Louis III
A rising star of dance pop with over 250m streams, this hunk is one you're not going to want to miss.
Claire Richards
It would be a tragedy to miss this steps diva
Natasha Hamilton
We've an 'eternal flame' for this Atomic Kitten
Ginger Johnson
Danny Beard
Drag royalty in the flesh, this mark's Danny's sixth consecutive year hosting Danny Beard & Friends!
Black Peppa
This Caribbean queen is bringing you all the flava!
Banksie
Having stormed the Drag Race UK runway, our favourite Mancunian supermodel is back and better than ever
Angie Brown
She's gonna get you... dancing! This legendary singer-songwriter will be taking the Gay Village Party by storm.
Michelle McKenna (Platnum)
DJ Paulette
This Mancunian legend will bringing a taste of Flesh at the Hacienda to their headline slot at the Gaydio Dance Arena Takeover
Jsky
Mix-Stress
Pecs: Black is King
Rozalla
Stephani B
Lucky Roy Singh
The fierce mother of the House of Spice and curator of the Queer Asian Takeover
The Enby Show
SWAGGA
Ghetto Fabulous
Performing with Black Pride MCR
What She Said
Mr Blaque
Performing with Black Pride MCR
Cadbury Parfait
Performing with Black Pride MCR
Dave Cooper
DJing as part of the Gaydio Dance Arena Takeover
Natasha Moonshine
Performing with Black Pride MCR
Coco Cannelll
Performing with Black Pride MCR
Chris Blackmore
DJing as part of the Gaydio Dance Arena Takeover
Coco Deville
Performing with Black Pride MCR
Kriss Herbert
DJing as part of the Gaydio Dance Arena Takeover
Night-Thomas
Performing with Black Pride MCR
Kate Meyher
DJing as part of the Gaydio Dance Arena Takeover
GOODIE
Performing with Black Pride MCR
FORBID
DJing as part of the Gaydio Dance Arena Takeover
Craig Law
DJing as part of the Gaydio Dance Arena Takeover
Vinyl Noir
Performing as part of Black Pride MCR
House of Spice
Performing as part of the Queer Asian Takeover
Bennettiscoming
Performing as part of Black Pride MCR
Takeovers
Black Pride MCR
A showcase of the very best in QTIPoC talent in a totally accessible space. Hosts Darren Pritchard and British actor and director Rikki Beadle-Blair will be working the crowd to a frenzy, and the show’s lineup will be truly non stop - expect vogueing, drag, disco, funk, tribal music and much, much more. 
Trans Filth & Joy
Trans Creative and Milk Presents bring you a host of hot trans talent on the Village stage, with stellar performances from trans and non-binary finery.
Queer Asian Takeover
Danny Beard & Friends
The Runway by BANKSIE
Curated by Rupaul's Drag Race UK star, BANKSIE, this call back to 90s fashion culture will be the perfect queer clubland opener to your Pride celebrations.
Ginny Lemon's Dog Show
Pride Divas with Misty Chance
Your Manchester Live with Belinda Scandal
Gaydio Dance Arena
Queer Women's Takeover