Reuniting the clans once again in the magical home of Depot Mayfield, Homobloc returns this Autumn on Saturday 5th November. The legendary block party for all will bring together artists and performers to present one of the greatest coalitions of the LGBTQ+ community.

Showcasing next level production and performances across four stages including Depot, Concourse, Archive, and the legendary pub Star & Garter which will host a special Bollox presents Homosquat takeover – the full line-up is now revealed below.

Homobloc is proud to continue supporting its amazing charity partners and the work that they do to make the world a better place for the community.

LGBT Foundation – a national charity delivering advice, support and information services to lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities.

The Proud Trust – an LGBT+ organisation that supports LGBT+ young people through youth groups, peer support, mentoring programs and the Proud Connections chat service.

George House Trust – an organisation inspiring people living with HIV to live healthy, confident lives by providing HIV support, advice and advocacy services.

Greater Manchester LGBTQ+ Community Fund – an organisation distributing small grants to LGBTQ+ and HIV grassroots good causes.

Carl Austin-Behan, former Lord Mayor of Manchester, and LGBTQ+ Advisor to the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, commented: “Homobloc is such an important date for many people as it brings the community together all under one roof – from dancing and performing, to fundraising. It is amazing to see the team get behind these charity partners and continue to support their vital works for the LGBTQ+ community in Greater Manchester and beyond.”

Rod Connolly from Homobloc, said: “We are excited to announce a powerful Homobloc festival programme that unites the biggest International and homegrown LGBTQ+ artists, with a clear spotlight on the wonderfully diverse nightlife community that Manchester is World famous for. Following a challenging year for LGBTQ+ rights, the time is now for everyone to come together, step into the light and recharge the city’s vibrant queer energy once more.” 

Pre-sale will be available on Thursday 21st July from 10AM

General sale will be available on Friday 22nd July from 10AM

Saturday 5th November


Times: 14.00 – 04.00

Róisín Murphy | Honey Dijon | The Blessed Madonna | Self Esteem

HAAi | Job Jobse | Horse Meat Disco | Saoirse

Jennifer Cardini b2b Krystal Klear | Moxie b2b Shanti Celeste

I.Jordan | Little Gay Brother | Roi Perez | Tama Sumo

Absolute | Lakuti | DJ Holographic | Kiwi | Luke Solomon

Amy Douglas presents Hard Feelings | Hannah Holland

Gina Breeze | Wes Baggaley | Bored Lord | Jaye Ward

Grace Sands | DJ Paulette | Joshua James | Jamie Bull

Mix-Stress | Black Betty | Kim Lana | Guy Williams | Lukas

Bollox presents Homosquat: Queer House Party | Grove

Kath McDermott | Supernature | Club Zindigi

DJ Claud Cunningham (Black Angel) | The Niallist | Queer Latifah

Gut Level | What She Said | Philippa Jarman | Tokky Horror | Fat Camp

Eat Me | Fatty Acid | What Do I Tell My Friends | Limp

Allsorts | Alexa Stone | Anna Phylactic | Ashraf | Banksie | Brandy X Mandella | Cece Sinclair Cheddar Gorgeous | Cleo Panther | Club Clam | Creature’s of Catharsis Archive Takeover

Cute Cartel | Cretina | Danni Spooner | Dak Attack | Dave Tester | Donna The Domme

Finn Love | Fuck Pigs | Ghetto Fabulous ft DJ KL | Hotline | House Of Apex | House of Blaque House of Kendoll | Jordan Roberts | Joshua Hubbard & Friends | Liv Wynter | Lucinda B.Hind

Meme Gold | Miss Chief | Miss Daubs | Mister Molly | Mx Romeo De La Cruz | Nadiva

Natasha Moonshine | Night People | NoirGayze | Prinx Silver | Sinz Dynasty | Soft Yoni

Strutty Bitch | Sue Veneers | Taboo | The Cavalcade | YDSA | Yung Reenie

Plus many more performers & collectives yet to be announced!