Second Fridays, 11pm - 5:30am at Eagle Bar Manchester. New monthly social for Bears, Chubs, Cubs, Chasers and Friends. Room 1: The Eagle - Upfront House & Club Classics with DJ Rick Parker. Room 2: The Black Eagle - Streamed Hi-NRG & Euro Mixtapes from Moz Morris.
Every Saturday Night/Sunday Morning from midnight to 6am, underground at SUB101/ Cruz 101, with cutting edge sounds and pumped up music "second to none" soundtrack provided by Aftershock resident DJs Ross Homson and Jim Dusty + special guest DJs such as ADAM TURNER playing Uplifting Vocal House: High Octane, High Energy and always Uplifting! Hosted by Anna Phylactic.
Saturdays 11pm-7am. DJs from Manchester and beyond w/ residents Almighty Donald + Tony Woof, joined by the best UK Pop, Dance and RnB guest DJs! AFTERSHOCK residents William Sizen Bell, Ben Hughes, Ross Homson, Jim Dusty play alongside the worlds finest House DJs at Manchester’s biggest Gay House Night at SUB101, a fresh/ uplifting/ unique soundtrack assault on clubland!
First Saturdays each month, 10pm - 2am. Underwear parties/ Manchester’s biggest/ longest-running monthly gay fetish night with more sleaze. DJs include Lawerence Clarke, Jim Dusty, Pete Simpson, Brett Denning, Sam Porter + guests, A safe, inclusive environment w/ plenty of dark spaces to explore perversions.
June 1, 2019, noon-midnight. Top local DJs share their finest garage bangers/ explore roots/ heritage of the genre: dub, reggae, rnb, dancehall, house + related genres: uk funky, broken beat, grime and dubstep. A community party: no customers/ bosses/ profits - just us floating together in a dreamy sea of warm retro lighting, incredible sounds. Loosen up, extend limbs, move together.
June 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019, Raffle Tuesdays win £100. June 5, 12, 19, 26, SoFa So Good Singing Competition. June 6, 13, 20, 27, It’s So Crazy Right Now, Thursdays Commercial Pop + RnB. June 16, 12-4am Daddy’s Day. June 21, Battle of the Divas w/ Jess Glynne. June 22, 12-4am Gold Party. June 23, 12-4am Judy Garland/ Wizard Of Oz, 50th Anniversary. More at:
June 7, 2019, 11pm-5am. Big tunes + dirty beats; DJs Eddy Murf + Darren Goodwin; hot, horny crowd partying/ playing in the dark til the wee hours. Bears, Cubs, Otters, Chasers, Admirers, Daddies, Pups, Leathermen, Rubbermen - all tribes welcome. No attitude/ dress code. Underwear, rubber, leather, fetish, kink, sports gear, casual clothes, jocks, kilts - as much/ little as you like!
June 15, 2019, 9pm-1am at The Carlton Club, Rowan Lodge, 113 Carlton Rd. YDNY Summer Bash tunes by guest DJs/ Disco Luvvies/ super good friends from Supernature BB + Richie V in addition to usual suspect residents Rob Jones + Neil Craven playing House, Disco, Nu Disco and everything in between.
June 16, 2019, 2-8pm. Icon, Mrs Myra is back at Manchester's first home of cabaret - straight after bingo - Live cabaret artiste. June 23rd Miss Penny + host KY Kelly. June 30th - legend of cabaret Miss Thunderpussy, hosted by Miss Alton Towers. Free snacks, drinks deals, more camporama than you can shake a stick at + KY Kelly's Bingo Balls.
June 22, 2019, 1-8pm at Salford Pride, Peel Park, The Crescent. The Gay Gordon's Manchester will celebrate Pride at Salford with dancing, kilts and haggis. The original Scottish Country Dancing and Ceilidhs for the Manchester LGBT Community and their friends. Classes every Monday (except Bank Holidays). Jun 23rd, 2:30pm - Gay Gordon's Manchester At Prestwich Carnival and Fair.
June 27, 2019. 10pm-7am. FREE ENTRY ALL NIGHT - RAISING FUNDS FOR George House Trust ON THE NIGHT. Host: DANNY BEARD. JUDGES: YSHEE BLACK, VIVIENNE LYNSEY, JULIE NOTED. CONTESTANTS: SILLY GAL, NARCISSA NIGHTSHADE, XENIA WEST
ELLEN, ELSA CAKE, FANTA, SCARLETT and CRY BBY.
June 28, 2019. 9pm-1am. HotR has it's roots entwined with the Carlton Club - bringing its blend of disco and pure community spirit for quite a while. You won't find another dance floor like this easily. Join us on Friday.
June 29, 2019, 9pm-3am. Set your Fetish Free! FULL Fetish dress code - Rubber, Leather, Sports Kit, Skinhead. Extra! means Extra! DJ Set, Extra! Play space and Extra!
June 29, 2019, 11pm-7am. BEST Sound, Lights, Visuals; International DJs; Performances. Two Floors of the hottest dance music: Commercial Vibes on the main floor + downstairs Underground Vocal House at the legendary Club Aftershock! Superstar International DJ Sam Londt w/ Chart to Commercial House, Urban to RnB, Camp to Party.
June 8, 2019, 11pm-8am. Still the biggest/ best parties! International DJs/ Drags/ Dancers. Champagne Reception. Night of Pop, Charts, RnB, and Commercial House from the Hottest UK DJs on a journey from 1992 right up to the cutting edge sound you hear at Cruz 101 every week! KAREN HARDING. SAM LONDT. ALMIGHTY DONALD, CHEDDAR GORGEOUS, ANNA PHYLACTIC, TILLY SKREAMS. Dress to the nines!
June 29, 2019, midnight - 6am at The White Hotel, Unit 3, Dickinson St, Salford. Whisking you off to the location of the Boiler Room event for a summer rave until 6am. BabyHomo is a one-room version of Homoelectric with no musical boundries.
July 4-21, 2019. The world‘s first city festival, biennial, original, new work & special events. Wide-ranging original work: music, visual arts, theatre, dance, food; indoor & out; internationally-acclaimed artists & co-producers; established venues & public spaces.
July 6, 2019, 8:15-9:15pm. A show about sex and sexuality that laughs in the face of shame and guilt. It's is aimed at anyone struggling to feel good about themselves. Free entry with donations at the end. To be followed by a social for the Manchester Leathermen club.
July 6, 2019, 11pm-4am. Monthly LGBT+ night dedicated to bringing a broad spectrum of sounds + good times to queers and everyone else in one of the world's finest basements. Celebrate three years w/ Anz! - a magical birthday! Music DJs: Anz + Kiss Me Again.
July 11-12, 2019, 8pm. After days of mind-numbing office work, thinking about lunch, lusting after Orson Bloom from IT, Bryony gains superhero abilities and a new persona: Vulvarine, saviour of womankind. Where is all the tampon tax going? Who is The Mansplainer, and what is his evil plan? Grab your tights, your spanx and your most supportive sports bra. It’s hero time.
July 13, 2019, 8am-8pm, TBC. Following on from last year both Mo and Graham wanted to face another challenge in 2019, so just for fun they are going to set off on other 26-mile adventure! Not doing it for charity, just a leisurely stroll. FB. See details on these and more events at:
July 13, 2019, midnight-6am. Leave your inhibitions at the door and get involved in some hedonistic fetish clubbing under the lasers. With a soundtrack of Upfront, Vocal, Progressive House. Performances + sexy entertainment - a taste of European Gay Clubbing in Manchester. Any fetish welcome; Dress to Impress at dark, underground space.
July 19, 2019, 11:15pm. Have a ball at the last party in Manchester before Pride. Celebrating everything red, white and blue to inspire your outfits! Clonezone Manchester or online (code 'jockparty') 15% discount. Dancing boys, giveaways and lots of nakedness - what more could you want. Changing area/ cloakroom facilities. Sponsored by Justfor.fans, Clonezone and UKhotjocks
July 25, 2019, 7pm at O2 Ritz Manchester, Whitworth St W. The 50th Anniversary of one of the Stonewall Riots, an important event in the fight for LGBT rights. An incredible evening of drag w/ some of Manchester's most innovative/ recognisable queens - one riotous party! Join the Manchester drag community in supporting George House Trust and those living with HIV. Dress Code: Riotous!
July 25 - August 10, 2019. Not everyone bought into the future it promised. Angry workers, in mills and factories across England, smashed machines that threatened their way of life. The Luddites were written off as enemies of progress. But their 19th-century complaint, that bosses were using technology as an excuse to beat down the workers, resonates now more strongly than ever.
July 26, 2019, 11pm-5am. Manchester Playful Rubber fetish night! where rubber boys have more fun! Kicks off after the Manchester Rubbermen social, a part of the MRM Summer Sweat Weekend. Dave Ritson will be playing the funnky vocal tunes. Drink/ Dance/ Play. Strict rubber dress code enforced.
August 2, 2019, 11pm-5am. Guest DJ Matthew Rothery (KISS ME AGAIN!) + DILF Resident Darren Goodwin, provide a sexy soundtrack of dirty disco beats + big tunes for a hot/ horny crowd of Bears, Cubs, Jocks, Leathermen, Rubbermen, BOSSes, SIRs, Daddies and Pups! No dress code - whatever makes you feel sexy: Leather, Rubber, Jocks, Underwear, Kilts, Fetish, Kink, Sports Kit, Work Gear.
August 10-11, 2019, Alexandra Park. J'ouvert Morning, Saturday at 6am. Mas bands from around the UK in the parade/ on stage; live Caribbean music, Irish folk musicians, African music, Soca and Calypso Stage both days, Black HUDU in the soul tent, Bajan Village music and culture tent, vendor stalls, Eastern Caribbean jerk food, Zorb Pool, costume making workshops... and more.
August 23-26, 2019. Bank Holiday Weekend. Tens of thousands descend on Manchester's Gay Village for the climax of Manchester Pride Festival. Sat Parade from Liverpool Rd, typically with over 100 floats, to the Gay Village lifestyle Expo, market stalls, food, performers, theatre, film, exhibitions, sports, bars/ clubs events. See year-round events details, and 2018 media:
August 23, 2019, 10pm-4am. Last time out was very, very fun. Joining them is the London based duo RAW SILK, quickly making a name for themselves as some of the best party starters in the game, Steph & Grace will get you real nicely warmed up - trust!
August 24, 2019, 10pm-4am. The annual August late-nite homosapien hotmix special. DJs from Chicago, London and Manchester. Hot humans dancing in close proximity to repetitive beats. Earlybirds now on sale.
August 24, 2019, 10:30pm-4am at Joshua Brooks, 106 Princess St. Celebrate Manchester Pride special edition at a great clubbing institution/ underground cavernous space/ state of the art sound system - perfect for discerning music lovers. DJs Eddy Murf + Darren Goodwin will play 6+ hours of quality dance music for a hot/ horny crowd of Leathermen, Rubbermen, Bears, Cubs, Daddies, Pups.
August 24, 2019, at The White Hotel, 3, Dickinson St, Salford. SAT 11pm-7am; SUN Free Day Party + 11pm-7am Party. Music provided by very talented close pals and a number of secret guests; Sofie K, Joy Social, Kiss Me Again, Supernature Disco and loads more TBA. Look out for further announcements.
August 24, 2019, 11pm-4am. A crowd full of hotties, beards, cubs, bears and all lovers of a good party – with added sprinkle of northern hotness. Dynamic duo, Silverhook and Cactushead, the BEEFMINCE resident DJs, will be delivering their eclectic sets of dirty beats and remixes. An ‘everyone welcome’ policy creates the attitude-free atmosphere.
March 7-15, 2020 (usually) at the Odeon Great Northern. Nine days of over 150 of the very best international shorts, features and documentaies, world and UK premieres. A truly independent film festival, committed and dedicated to sharing great stories from both new and established international and domestic filmmakers from the world of independent cinema.
April 10-14, 2020 (TBC). Past year featured: THU: Gagged+Bound at On; Stretch at Eagle. FRI MancsBound at Eagle; Darkcell at Sub101 + Recon at Night People + Devient at Eagle. SAT noon Fetish Mkt at Cruz101; Sneakrs at REM; Alert! X at Academy. SUN Rubber Brunch at Leaf; Sunday Service at Eagle; GearTunes at Oscars; Cabaret + Rubberoke at REM; Slick at Eagle.
Early May, 2020. The Great British Bear Bash is back with its 23rd year themed event. This past year's Pawrites of the Caribearian had them setting sail to pillage, cause havoc, and have fun around the streets of the Village. FB See next year's theme TBA at: