Best Drag Events And Shows In Manchester

Everything from award-winning cabaret stand-up to outrageous bottomless brunch is going down in our fab city and we're here for it. You can be too, but only after checking out this list of Canal Street queens, amazing tribute acts in the city centre and so much more. Read on for all the drag shows in Manchester serving extreme heat right now.

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Last updated on 13th June 2024

What's On At The Cockatoo

For a bottomless and boozy affair, check out The Frockatoo Drag Brunch, hosted by The Cockatoo Club in Manchester's gay village. There's 90 minutes of unlimited prosecco or cocktails on the cards, as well as fun games and high-energy performances. 


Complete with beats from DJ Smiley Vyrus and hosted by iconic Northern duo Imani Versace and Barb, Bougie Drag Events are putting on some fantastic classic or Beyonce-themed bottomless brunches. Expect tasty dishes alongside 90 minutes of unlimited booze, as well as lip syncing, dance-offs and catwalk contests throughout.

Drag Comedy Cabaret: Manchester

For a night of outrageous gags by an award-winning performer, get down to Drag Comedy Cabaret with Lady Bushra. The viral sensation, plus special family guests, will be bringing two hours of South Asian stand-up to Pot Kettle Black every month from June 'til December.