Retro 80’s Music Festival is LIVE MUSIC for all the family, showcasing fantastic 80’s tribute artists and set against the backdrop of beautiful Buile Hill Park in Manchester. Dig deep to the depths of your wardrobe for the Best 80’s Outfits Competition, with a prize for the best and most inventive creation on the day! Bring your dancing shoes and best singing voice and help us celebrate with two days of non-stop music and entertainment including a children’s fair, face painting and all things 80’s!

Back2the80s is back for 2023!_


We’ve got an amazing day of LIVE MUSIC from some of the best tribute acts around, covering Bon Jovi, Erasure, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston and Madness, and we’re topping it all off with 80’s heartthrob and Queen Vic regular, Martin Kemp. Check him out below!

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Thank you_

The sun was out 🌞 and we hope you had a ball at Back2the80s 2022!

Thank you to everyone who came to our new location at Buile Hill Park and basked in glorious weather, enjoyed the delicious food and drinks and danced the day away to some amazing artists. We’ll see you again next year!