Wolverhampton Pride has announced the headline acts for the 2023 event: UK commentator for the Eurovision Song Contest and BBC Radio 2 DJ, Scott Mills; drag performer Baga Chipz – a runner up on season 1 of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK and star of Drag Race UK Vs the World; and The Fizz – a group comprised of Cheryl, Mike, Jay – formerly of Bucks Fizz – who won Eurovision in 1981 with the song Making Your Mind Up.
Joining them on the line-up is the UK’s first openly transgender rapper, Nate Ethan Watson; tribute act Elton Fantastic, who will perform all of Elton John’s biggest hits; local musician, songwriter and performer Alex Vann; plus, more local acts and DJs to be announced soon.
The event will feature a Pride parade, main stage with live music, drag artists and DJs, food, bars, community stalls, face painting, quiet area and more.
Wolverhampton Pride will be held in 2023 on Saturday, June 10 in Old Market Square from 12 – 10pm. Tickets are available online now, priced from £3 for adults and just £1.50 for concession tickets (12-17, over 65s, disabled and carer), and under 12s free.