Hundreds of performers play and make music at venues all along the Cowley Road on Carnival Day, as well as on stages in adjacent areas. All genres are represented from indie bands to melodic folk and from hip hop to reggae. Check out the programme to see where to find your favourites – and then leave time to discover something news.

Watch the site for news of what’s on where closer to the day. And if you would like to perform please register your interest.