Countdown to Irlam Live 2020



Irlam Live 2020 is shaping up to be the best one yet!!!!, Four great events one awesome festival. Friday 29, Saturday 30, Sun 31 May 2020. Our headliners for this year are Sophie Ellis Bextor and Scouting For Girls. Also playing the main stage is Martin Kemp, Space, Hue and Cry, D:Ream, 911, Stax Of Soul, Andy Bennett from Ocean Colour Scene, Ben from Phats and Small, Manchester Scar Foundation, Abz from 5ive. Playing our Madchester Tribute night is Noasis, The Smiths Limited and The Courtbetweeners. BRAND NEW FOR IRLAM LIVE 2020 YO! FEST, a festival for our younger festival goers. It’s half term and there is no school. On the main stage we have Social Media star Chloe Rose, also LMX Little Mix tribute and an Olly Murs tribute. As well as the main stage acts we have the Dinosaurs coming to town, this is going to be awesome with two huge T.Rex to meet and greet. Princess and superhero walkabouts, DJ workshop, the beach, Bubbleologies and lots of other things for kids of all ages to join in and enjoy. You don’t want to miss this xx

Also main bar with a great range of draft beers, ciders and spitits. An Holt’s Craft Ale bar, Gin and Prosecco Bar, Kingsland Wines Bar, Demon Drinks and Cocktail Bar, Lots of award-winning food vendors, Large VIP Area inside a 600 capacity Big Top, The Beach, The Secret Disco, Pop-up Silent Disco Parties, Fun Fair and lots more. Don’t miss out. xx

For more info about Irlam Live 2020 please CLICK HERE

Grassroots stage

Also NEW FOR IRLAM LIVE 2020 we have a second outdoor stage featuring grassroots talent playing between the main stage acts. Thanks to Art Council England and local sponsors for helping to fund this. We recently announced the first eight acts playing the Grassroots Stage. Stratch, The Cavs, The Lulas, Joel Gardner, The Plimp Souls, Zack Gilbert, The Demo and Irlam’s very own Jess Kemp. You don’t want to miss this!!!!


IRLAM LIVE is an awesome annual music festival that takes place in a 5k capacity outdoor arena within Prince’s Park, nine miles west of Manchester city centre. Great atmosphere, great music, great food and drink and of course great people. Irlam Live 2020 will be our fifth great year and Sophie Ellis Bextor, Scouting For Girls, Martin Kemp, Hue & Cry, D:Ream, 911, Space and many more joining the party.

Irlam Live 2019 featured Marc Almond, From The Jam, The Farm, 5ive, Dave Finnegan’s Commitments, The Christians, Lancashire Hotpots, Toploader, Sweet Female Attitude, Phats and Small, Nathan Moore (Brother Beyond), Salford Jets. Plus our awesome Stone Roses vs Oasis night ft The Clone Roses and Oases with DJ sets from the legendary Clint Boon and BBC Introducing’s Natalie-Eve Williams.

Irlam Live 2016 featured Billy Ocean, Tony Hadley, T’Pau, Bay City Rollers, Aswad, Real Thing, Blow Monkeys to name a few. Irlam Live 2017 had The Wailers, Alexander O’Neal, Jason Donovan, Toyah, Dodgy, Imagination, Odyssey and many more. Whilst Irlam Live 2018 had The Stranglers, Go West, The South, Republica, 5 Star, Toyah, Jaki Graham and Katrina (Katina and the Waves) See the ABOUT PAGE for more info on Irlam Live or CLICK HERE


A BIG BIG THANK YOU to all our sponsors, supporters and contributers we can’t do it without you. SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES. Exposure for the sponsors is not just limited to the Irlam Live festival, but from the point you get involved. Gaining maximum exposure and hype during the lead-up to Irlam Live with regular update and announcements of new acts on social media driving more traffic through the Irlam Live website. We have lots of sponsorship packages available to suit all budgets. For more info please contact


Grab yourself a super cool Irlam Live T Shirt in Black with Irlam Live silver/pink logo on the right chest and ‘We’re Buzzin’ across the back shoulders. Available in S, M L, XL and XXL. Click and collect or delivered straight to your door. Click any of the pics below to visit the merch page.


Vendors have always done well and enjoyed attending the Irlam Live Festival many of them return each year. We are currently taking applications for vendors for this year’s festival. We are also welcoming applications from non-food vendors. The sale on non-food goods, the distribution of information, recruiting, services, charity fundraising, activities. Please see the Vendors page for application forms and more info or CLICK HERE


We are looking forward to a summer jam packed full of shows including @IrlamLive with our special piano & vocal set on Sunday 31st May 2020. Also included on the line up are: Scouting For Girls, @realmartinkemp and many more >>> IrlamLive photo

We can’t wait to see @CavsBand play the Grassroots Stage at #irlamlive2020 IrlamLive photo

The dinosaurs are coming to town Fri 29 May xx IrlamLive photo


Irlam Live
Irlam Live
Three more great artists playing the Grassroots Stage at Irlam Live this summer. The Plimp Souls, Joel Gardner and ZACKoustic. We known you're gonna love these guys as much as we do. Don't miss it!!! Tickets/more info at xxx
Irlam Live
Irlam Live
Roses are red, violets are blue. Tickets are better than dinner for two. 💋🥰😍💞 Happy Valentine's Day you lovely lot xx
Irlam Live
Irlam Live
Hey Irlam Live!!! Give us a wave!!! xx
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