Bank Holiday Showcase
The Oast House Courtyard
The celebration of city life with a series of bank holiday family festivals, showcasing local talent in The Oast House Courtyard. Prepare yourself for a myriad of live music on the outdoor stage! Sign up to our free festival to follow the journey with us.
Bank Holiday SHOWCASE
3.30PM - 4:30PM
Bank Holiday SHOWCASE
Me & Deboe
On a never-ending tour of festivals, pubs, clubs, gigs, events and everything in between since 2012, the Merseyside-based duo have to be seen to believed. ME And Deboe stand proud in a tradition of performers – such as Jeff Buckley, Ray Davies, Bob Dylan and Kate Bush – who dare to be different and who always find a place for themselves, wherever they go, in the world.
The Jive Doctors
A stylistically unique Funk Band from day one, the members of The Jive Doctors have been been singing, performing, and playing in sync as if they’d been together their entire musical careers. Throughout the course of the band’s union, they have won over the hearts of music lovers from all walks of life.
The Robert Mather band
The Robert Mather Band has a polished and dynamic repertoire with a wide range of musical styles including funk, pop & soul and a creativity to move the crowd and audience. With a band of five world class players, the RMB prides it's self on making you're their sets memorable and talked about for some time.
Twisted Tubes are an exciting 6-Piece of brass band players, based in Manchester. Performing regularly in various bars and festivals around the U.K., they are rapidly creating a strong following. Having rocked the various stages in previous years, they are our most requested repeat performance for events (yes they are that good!!) playing covers of Funk, Soul, Disco, Classic Dance and Pop.
Funk Soul Family
Funk Soul Family, a fine collection of Manchester musicians. So put on your dancing shoes and get ready to throw some celebratory shapes on the dance floor! Funk Soul Family know how to get you singing, dancing and completely losing yourself in their wonderfully arranged music.
The fantastic Martin Fernandez will be back providing piano interludes, performing a mixture of classic & contemporary rock, pop, soul & blues on the unique second stage in between our main stage acts.