Upcoming events

Loud music, muddy wellies and late nights under the stars sound like your sort of thing? If so, then we want to meet you! 

We've been touring the UK's best music festivals, gay prides and comic conventions with our colourful pop-up shop for the last 4 years, and with 2018 taking us to some of our biggest events yet, there’s plenty more to look forward to.

It's a privilege to have met so many diverse, beautiful and inspiring people on this rollercoaster of a journey, so we’re pretty excited to hang out with you all again this year. Take a look at the list below to see where we're headed. And if you spot us - don't be shy -come and say hi!

 

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2018

 

LONDON MCM COMIC CON 

Calling all comic collectors, cosplayers, anime obsessors, hard-core gamers and sci-fi geeks - MCM Comic Con returns to London bigger and better than ever before! With a fresh new look and both new and well loved entertainment, the ExCel will be packed full of modern pop culture, art, comics, collectables, competitions, dance offs, cosplaying and so much more! Find us on booth BB4

25th - 26th May - Excel, London

www.mcmcomiccon.com/london 

DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL

Guns n' Roses, Avenged Sevenfold & Ozzy Osbourne join hundreds of other bands and artists at the UK's spiritual home of rock. Dust off those tents, grab your wellies and join us for 5 days of camping and rocking out to the best metal, thrash, rap and every other type of alternative rock you can think of!

8th - 10th June - Donington Park

www.downloadfestival.co.uk

SPARKLE TRANSGENDER FESTIVAL

Sparkle – The National Transgender festival supports Trans rights and the positive representation of Trans people in the UK and worldwide. Join us for a two day celebration in Manchester with music, food, performances, Miss Sparkle and Mr Sparkle competitions, parties, fun and friends!

7th & 8th July - Sackville Park, Manchester

www.sparkle.org.uk

HYPER JAPAN 

HYPER JAPAN Festival 2018 will bring the best of Japan to London, celebrating J-culture with traditional and contemporary exhibitors and performances, food and drink, and unique shopping opportunities.

13th - 15th July - Olympia, London

www.hyperjapan.co.uk

 

MANCHESTER MCM COMIC CON 

Are you a comic collector, cosplayer, anime obsessor, hard-core gamer or sci-fi geek? Maybe you just love TV and film memorabilia? Come down to Manchester MCM comic con to meet thousands of others just like you! With a fresh new look and both new and well loved entertainment, Manchester Central will be packed full of modern pop culture, art, comics, collectables, competitions, dance offs, cosplaying and so much more! Find us on booth BD3

28th - 29th July - Manchester Central, Manchester

www.mcmcomiccon.com/manchester

BRIGHTON PRIDE

Brighton's famous Pride Festival in Preston Park is a glittering and truly inclusive community celebration that delivers an unforgettable day of Pride. A unique community fundraising event, the Brighton Pride Festival has enjoyed amazing performances from international stars including Pet Shop Boys, Years and Years, Sister Sledge, Carly Rae Jepsen, Fatboy Slim, Paloma Faith, Katy B, Ruby Rose, The Human League, Lousisa Johnson, Fleur East, Ella Henderson, Becky Hill, Boy George, Alison Moyet, Ms Dynamite amongst others.

4th & 5th August - Preston Park, Brighton

www.brighton-pride.org

BLOODSTOCK FESTIVAL

If you like your music loud, heavy and full of guitar riffs then you like Bloodstock festival! Featuring Gojira, Judas Priest, Nightwish, Emperor and Cannibal Corpse as well as hundreds of other heavy metal bands, Bloodstock is a festival that truly embraces alternative music. 

9th - 12th August - Catton Park, Walton on Trent

www.bloodstock.uk.com

DRAG WORLD UK

We're heading to Europe's biggest celebration of Drag for the first time! Join us alongside big names such as Jynx, Adore, Klub Kids and more to do what we do best; self expression, individuality and creativity. Find us on booth 13

18th - 19th August - Olympia, London

www.dragworld.co.uk

MANCHESTER PRIDE

The Manchester Pride Festival takes place in the heart of Manchester's city centre and is an award winning four day event celebrating LGBT+ life. The Festival is Manchester Pride's flagship event and consists of four elements: The Big Weekend, The Manchester Pride Parade, The Candlelit Vigil and The Superbia Weekend. We'll be there with our pop-up shop all weekend, come and celebrate love and life with us right in the heart of it all.

24th - 27th August - Canal Street, Manchester

www.manchesterpride.com

LONDON EDGE 

Showcasing the latest fashion trends from all over the world, from punk to boho and  - London Edge is a trade show that focuses on alternative lifestyle fashion and accessories. Find us on stand VG

2nd - 3rd September - Business Design Centre, London

www.londonedge.com

 

2017

12th - 13th February - London Edge 

21st - 23rd April - Whitby Goth Weekend

27th - 28th May - Birmingham Pride

29th May - Durham Pride 

9th - 11th June - Download Festival 

21st - 25th June - Glastonbury Festival 

1st - 2nd July - Rockprest Festival 

8th & 9th July - Sparkle Transgender Festival 

14th - 16th July - Hyper Japan 

21st - 23rd July - Tramlines Festival 

29th - 30th July - Festwich Festival

29th - 30th July - MCM Comic Con Manchester

5th August - Brighton Pride 

10th - 13th August - Bloodstock Open Air Festival

26th - 28th August - Manchester Pride

3rd - 4th September - London Edge 

23rd September - Lincoln Pride

27th - 29th October - Whitby Goth Weekend

18th - 19th November - Birmingham MCM ComicCon

24th - 26th November - Hyper Japan Christmas Market

  

2016

13th January - Trinity Market

31st January - Tattoo Freeze

7th - 9th February - London Edge

5th - 6th March - Tattoo Tea Party

22nd - 24th April - Whitby Goth Weekend

30th April - Digital Pride

6th - 8th May - Liverpool Tattoo Show

28th - 29th May - Hot Rod Ink & Oil

30th May - Durham Pride

10th - 12th June - Download festival

16th - 19th June - Willowman festival

2nd - 3rd July - Rockprest

10th - 9th July - Sparkle

15th - 17th July - Hyper Japan

23rd - 24th July - Toy Con Cardiff

29th - 31st July - Y Not? Festival

6th August - Brighton Pride

11th - 15th August - Bloodstock Open Air Festival

19th - 21st August - V Festival Chelmsford

27th - 29th August - Manchester Pride

4th - 6th September - London Edge

1st October - Chester Pride

8th - 9th October - Halloween Tattoo Bash

4th - 6th November - Whitby Goth Weekend

25th - 27th November - Hyper Japan

 

2015

11th January - Tattoo Freeze

1st - 3rd February - London Edge

29th - 30th February - Manchester Tattoo Show

15th March - EmCon

22nd March - Brass Market Newcastle

27th - 28th March - Tattoo Kulture Seaside Shindig

3rd - 5th April - Skintfest

23rd - 26th April - Whitby Goth Weekend

15th - 17th May - Liverpool Tattoo Show

23rd - 24th May - Ink & Oil Hotrod

29th May - Bradford Pride

6th - 7th June - Dubsmania 

12th - 14th June - Airfield Anarchy

19th - 21st June - Wannasee Festival

26th - 27th June - Stone Valley Festival

28th June - Pride in the Park / Black Pride

4th - 5th July - Rockprest

11th July - Sparkle

25th - 26th July - Festwich

7th - 9th August - Tattoo Jam

13th - 15th August - Hevy Fest

29th - 31st August - Manchester Pride

4th - 6th September - London Edge

25th - 28th September - Tattoo Show London

3rd October - Chester Pride

16th October - Alt Fashion Fest

30th October - 1st November - Whitby Goth Weekend 

7th - 8th November - Halloween Tattoo Bash

14th - 15th November - Sheffield Tattoo Show

27th - 29th November - Hyper Japan

  

2014

24th May - Alternative Burlesque Manchester

31st May - Bradford Pride

7th June - Oxford Pride

14th - 15th June - Blackpool Pride

21st June - Alternative Burlesque Leicester

28th June - Warwick Pride

12th July - Sparkle

18th - 20th July L Fest

26th - 27th July - Festwich

2nd - 3rd August - Manchester Tattoo Show

9th August - Swindon & Wiltshire Pride

16th August - Doncaster Pride

23rd August - LIMF 

30th August - Grimsby Pride

13th September - Derby OUT LGBT

27th September - Warrington Pride

28th September - Lincoln Pride

10th - 12th October - Tattoo Jam

25th - 26th October - Harrogate Tattoo Royale

8th - 9th November - Halloween Tattoo Bash

14th - 15th November - Sheffield Tattoo Show

29th - 30th November - Cariad Ink