American rockers My Chemical Romance announce show at Victoria Park, Warrington


AMERICAN rockers My Chemical Romance have announced a new show at Warrington’s Victoria Park, on Friday 27th May 2022 ahead of next year’s Neighbourhood Weekender event.

Tickets go on sale from 10am on Friday this Friday, December 10 from

This performance will follow the band’s sold-out, three-night stay at Stadium MK in Milton Keynes, their first UK shows since 2011.

Residents of postcodes WA1, WA2, WA3, WA4 and WA5 will receive access to a special pre-sale, which goes live at 10am on Thursday, December 9 via

The American rock band from Newark, New Jersey current lineup consists of lead vocalist Gerard Way, lead guitarist Ray Toro, rhythm guitarist Frank Iero, and bassist Mikey Way. The band broke up in 2013 but reformed in 2019 and had been due to tour America and Europe in 2020 but had to postpone due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Meanwhile, Neighbourhood Weekender takes place the following two days with the Courteeners, Kasabian and Blossoms all taking to the stage at Victoria Park, Warrington on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th May 2022.

For the first time since headlining the inaugural event in 2018, Courteeners return to Victoria Park on Saturday 28th May.

Closing the festival on Sunday 29th May, Kasabian are set to bring their huge back catalogue of anthems to Victoria Park. Their appearance follows a highly anticipated sold-out tour of intimate venues this autumn.

Fresh from their recent sold-out headline show at Manchester’s AO Arena, Stockport’s finest Blossoms take to the stage on Sunday evening.

Also performing across the weekend are celebrated live acts DMA’S, Becky Hill, Tom Grennan, Starsailor, Cast, The Fratellis and Example; all renowned for their exhilarating shows.

Following their exceptional performances at this year’s festival Sports Team, Inhaler and The Lathums return to The Neighbourhood with indie titans, Pale Waves, Jamie Webster and The Amazons also announced for 2022.

The ‘world’s premier Beatles band’ The Bootleg Beatles will also bring the legendary back catalogue of The Beatles to life, adding to the feel-good-factor already found throughout Neighbourhood Weekender.

As always, Neighbourhood Weekender is the best place to find your next favourite band, with breaking newcomers Pixey, Kynsy and Wet Leg all performing across the weekend, with many more acts still to be announced.

Neighbourhood Weekender kicks off the summer bringing together an incredible weekend of live music across three stages alongside a hub of local concessions and festival favourites The Neighbourhood Inn, The Cornershop, The Library Silent Disco and much more.


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