WOMEX 24 Festival wristbands are now on sale

WOMEX 24 Festival wristbands are now on sale

Discover sounds from across the globe at this year’s Worldwide Music Expo (WOMEX)

Coming to Manchester this October, this prestigious music industry event will open its doors to the public with over 50 acts across 5 venues.

Immerse yourself in a vibrant mix of musical genres and styles, including folk, roots, jazz and electronic, with artists representing diverse cultures and regions from around the world.


A limited number of WOMEX 24 Festival wristbands are now on sale. Choose between a 3-Night Pass and 1-Night Pass to suit your schedule. 

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WOMEX 24 Festival wristbands give you access to multiple venues, all within walking distance, making it easy to move between gigs, meet friends, and enjoy the atmosphere.

By purchasing a 3-Night Pass, you’ll also gain access to the exclusive Opening Night concert on 23 October at Bridgewater Hall, showcasing the very best of Greater Manchester’s global music scene.

Tickets for individual venues will go on sale in September. Sign up to Manchester Music City’s mailing list to stay up-to-date.


Adédèji (Nigeria) | Ali Doğan Gönültaş (Türkiye) | Batsükh Dorj (Mongolia) | BIM (Benin International Musical) (Benin) | Chakam Ensemble (Iran / Palestine / France) | Clare Sands (Ireland) | Cristina Clara (Portugal) | Ensamble B11 (Venezuela) | Erol Josué (Haiti) | Ganna (Ukraine / Germany) | House of Waters (Japan / Argentina / USA) | Jonathan Ferr (Brazil) | Justin Adams & Mauro Durante (UK / Italy) | Kabaka Pyramid (Jamaica) | Kamakan (Iran / France) | Katarina Barruk (Norway / Sweden) | Les Mamans du Congo x Rrobin (Congo / France) | Pelkkä Poutanen (Finland) | Sara Curruchich (Guatemala) | Votia (La Réunion)

From traditional music forms to the latest underground sounds, find out more and listen to the WOMEX 24 artists

More artists and DJs will be announced in July. Sign up to Manchester Music City’s mailing list to stay up-to-date.


We’re committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone is able to fully participate and enjoy the event.

All venues offer wheelchair spaces in designated areas. These are limited and reserved on a first come-first served basis. Personal Assistant tickets are available for anyone who requires support to attend the event and must be requested in advance.

If you have specific accessibility questions or requests please get in touch at info@manchestermusiccity.com. Further accessibility information can be found on the WOMEX 24 Festival website.

Photo Credit: Eric van Nieuwland

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