Full programme revealed for Bristol Delight 2022

Full programme revealed for Bristol Delight 2022
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Full programme revealed for Bristol Pride 2022

Full programme revealed for Bristol Delight 2022

Posted on: 17 Jun 2022

Greater than 50 occasions can be happening as a part of Bristol’s biggest-ever Delight programme.


Organisers behind Bristol Delight have revealed a full programme for his or her 2022 celebrations, bringing collectively stay music, comedy, DJ units, workshops and way more from Saturday 25 June to Monday 11 July.


Alongside a various choice of occasions, the much-loved Delight Parade will return after a two-year, coronavirus-induced hiatus, collaborating as a part of a vibrant Delight Day schedule on Saturday 9 July.


Particular person tickets and wristband packages Bristol Delight 2022 are on sale now – discover out extra, browse a full lineup and safe yours right here.



This yr’s Delight can be notably poignant – not solely does it symbolize an opportunity to carry the neighborhood again collectively after a protracted interval of issue, it additionally marks the fiftieth anniversary of the UK’s first-ever Delight march in 1972.


Amid the backdrop of ongoing conversations surrounding the federal government’s controversial part-ban on conversion remedy, this yr’s Delight celebrations present a possibility to do not forget that LGBTQ+ individuals throughout the nation and world wide are nonetheless preventing for equal rights.


Delight Day 2022 will see the pageant return to The Downs, the place the organisers initially moved to in 2019, and can function performances from greater than 100 acts throughout 5 levels, together with international star Carly Rae Jepsen and hit vocalist Alexandra Burke.



Elsewhere, attendees can get pleasure from all the pieces from drag discos and day events to a poetry cabaret, movie screenings, artistic workshops, the favored Delight Canine Present and way more in between. 


Different highlights to look out for embody a star-studded Delight Comedy Night time hosted by Bristol’s personal Jayda Adams, a particular occasion to mark the discharge of George Michael Uncut at Watershed, and a drag improv model of comedy present Homicide, He Did not Write.


A full schedule of occasions – in addition to particular person tickets to every one – is out there on-line and might be discovered right here.



Talking forward of this yr’s occasion, Bristol Delight Competition Director, Eve Russell, mentioned: “We’re utterly thrilled to carry everybody again collectively this yr, we have now a lot deliberate and it’s going to be such a particular and transferring yr.


“I’m notably wanting ahead to seeing everybody marching collectively loudly and proudly. Delight Day can be a tremendous celebration with unimaginable artists.”


Wristbands for Delight Day will as soon as once more be accessible on a donation foundation, to make sure that those that want Delight probably the most can nonetheless attend in the event that they’re unable to afford a full-price ticket.


Nonetheless, amid a steep rise in working prices for the pageant, organisers are encouraging anybody who is ready to, to buy a Delight Supporter wristband. Discover out extra and get yours right here.


For extra info on Bristol Delight 2022, to buy wristbands or particular person occasion tickets, or to comply with information and updates, head to the Bristol Delight web site or comply with the pageant staff on Twitter.


Principal Picture: Dan Regan

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Matt Robson


Editor – 365Bristol.com & LOUD Journal


Matt is a Journalism graduate and author, keen about supporting Bristol music, artwork and impartial enterprise. Get in contact through e-mail at matt@365bristol.com.


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