We’re thrilled to announce the highly anticipated return of Hand in Hand Festival to the vibrant city of Bristol!
Mark your calendars for 16-18 August 2024 as choirs and performers from across the UK and Ireland gather for a weekend of unforgettable music, community, and celebration. After the unfortunate cancellation of the 2021 festival due to the global pandemic, we’re excited to bring back this biennial extravaganza to create cherished memories once again.
A powerful celebration of inclusivity and diversity
At Hand in Hand Festival, we believe in the transformative power of music to promote inclusivity, diversity, and equality. The festival serves as a safe and empowering space for LGBTQ+ choirs and performers to express themselves freely, unburdened by judgement or discrimination. It’s not just a music festival; it’s a movement that unites people from all walks of life under the banner of acceptance and love.
We couldn’t think of a more fitting location than Bristol to host Hand in Hand Festival 2024. This culturally rich city, known for its thriving arts scene and warm hospitality, will provide the perfect backdrop for our celebration. From its stunning architecture to its vibrant music culture, Bristol has a unique charm that will only enhance the experience of our attendees.
Unforgettable experiences await
Prepare yourself for a weekend filled with remarkable performances by talented choirs and engaging workshops led by industry professionals. We’ve curated a diverse lineup that reflects the rich tapestry of LGBTQ+ voices, ensuring an eclectic range of musical genres and styles. From heartfelt ballads to uplifting anthems, the stage will come alive with the power of music and unity.
Register your choir
Choir registrations for Hand in Hand Festival 2024 will open at the end of June. We invite choirs of all levels and backgrounds, both familiar faces from previous festivals and newcomers, to join us in creating an extraordinary celebration of music and community. Stay tuned for updates on our website and social media channels as we share the registration details.
Join us in Bristol
We extend an open invitation to all LGBTQ+ individuals, allies, and music enthusiasts to come and experience the magic of Hand in Hand Festival. Together, let’s forge lifelong connections, share our stories, and celebrate the unifying force of music. By joining us, you contribute to a powerful movement that strives for a more inclusive and accepting society.
Save the date and spread the word! Hand in Hand Festival 2024 in Bristol promises to be an unforgettable event that brings joy, pride, and a sense of belonging to all who attend. We can’t wait to welcome you to this inspiring celebration of music, love, and unity.
Stay connected with us through our website, handinhandfestival.org, and follow our social media channels for the latest updates and announcements.
Let’s come together, raise our voices, and make Hand in Hand Festival 2024 an extraordinary celebration of LGBTQ+ pride and the unifying power of music.