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Apertura: LGBTQ+ Live music showcase

2 July @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

A showcase of local LGBTQ+ bands as part of the Apertura programme

We are so excited our first event as part of the Apertura programme. Expect an evening of local LGBTQ+ bands showcasing their talents.

A safe inclusive space for all to come and enjoy free of charge.

Line up-


‘Seagoth is a DIY project of multi-instrumentalist, producer and lead vocalist Georgia Ochoa and bassist and vocalist Hannah Gannon. ‘ Swirling, hypnotic phsychedelic pop bliss’ – Gigslutz.

Al Maudre

‘All maudra is a Liverpool artist bringing you wonky indie folk tales from amongst the dirt. Echoing the likes of Daniel Johnston and Phoebe Bridgers with infectious twangy guitar jangles and gripping earthy lyrics.’

and more to be announced

So come down support your LGBTQ+ community and sample some of the finest tunes around!

What is Apertura?

APERTURA is our new LGBTQ+ community social, welcoming all queer identities, from all backgrounds. APERTURA is all about making deep human connections, sharing experience, knowledge and compassion. APERTURA is a space where community members can feel safe to share and identify with others in a similar situation to themselves, whilst feeling empowered and inspired by LGBTQ+ led events, workshop and talks to help you through lifes challenges.

Check out our Summer/Autumn programming with all free to access events.


Is there an age limit?

This is an 18+ event.

Do I have to be part of the LGBTQ+ community to take part?

This project is aimed at people from the LGBTQ+ community but allys are welcome too! If you’d like to bring a friend along, no problem.

How do I get to the venue?

Please see image below for instructions on how to find Bloom.

Is there parking available?

There is onstreet free unlimited parking around the venue. If you require an accessible parking spot, please let us know ahead of time.

You can find out more info on parking here- wirral.gov.uk/parking-roads-and-travel

Are the toilets gender neutral?

Yes, all toilets in the venue are gender neutral.

Is the building accessible?

Yes, the building is accessible. Accessible toilet is located at the back of the building, just ask a member of staff and they can show you where it is.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Don’t hesitate to get in touch with our venue manager Niamh if you have any further questions- niamh@bloombuilding.co.uk

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

It isn’t necessary to print your ticket.


The Bloom Building
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Bloom Building and Coffee
Abbey Close, Birkenhead, CH41 5FQ
Birkenhead, CH41 5FQ GB
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