Everything Everything, Chimpo and more to play We Are Lager Festival

Celebrate all things lager with a soundtrack provided by some of Manchester's finest.

Becca Frankland

Date published: 1st Apr 2019

A new lager festival is launching in Manchester on 4th-7th April.

We Are Lager will be the UK’s biggest lager festival, spanning across four days, it will celebrate the world’s finest lagers under the roof of one of Manchester’s most iconic Victorian buildings - Upper Campfield Market Hall. 

Breweries confirmed include Cloudwater Brew Co, Manchester Union Lager, Paulaner, Collective Arts Brewing, Original Budweiser Budvar and many more. 

Music curated by Manchester's longest running club night, Funkademia, with Everything Everything confirmed for a DJ Set, plus Luke Unabomber from Electric Chair and Chimpo from LEVELZ.

Check out the full running for music below. 


Thursday 4th April

17:00 – 22:00

Manchester's Finest Takeover feat Chimpo (LEVELZ), Nanny Banton & Gareth Brooks (Hula)


Friday 5th April

12:00 – 16:00



Friday 5th April 

17:00 – 22:00

Skiddle presents Everything Everything (DJ Set), DJ Bucky, Mark Hogg.


Saturday 6th April

11:00 – 16:00

Luke Unabomber & A Certain Ratio Soundsystem


Saturday 6th April

17:00 – 22:00

Funkademia Vs Girls On Film, Hattie Pearson, David Dunne, Keith Griffiths.


Sunday 7th April

13:00 – 18:00

There will also be a dedicated family day on the Sunday, where lager fans are invited to bring their families for a day of great drinks, good food, chilled vibes, and child-friendly activities. Take Me To Church DJs.


Find We Are Lager tickets below.