The Independent Manchester Beer Conference — or Indy Man Beer Con, or even IMBC — has announced the full brewery line-up for the event, which takes place from September 28 to October 1.

Brewery room sponsors comprise: Beavertown, Buxton, Cloudwater (with Forest & Main, from Pennslyvania), Fourpure, Lerwig (with Beer Merchants), Northern Monk, Siren Craft Brew (with Rainbow Project) and Wild Beer Co.

Other brewer in attendance will be: Almasty, Atom, The Beak, Black Jack, Black Iris, Boundary, Brasserie Trois Dames, Brew by Numbers, Brewski, Brighton Bier, Brodie’s, Broufox, Brussels Beer Project, Burning Sky, Chorlton, Deya, Dry and Bitter, Dugges, Elusive, Fierce, Fiveclouds, Five Points, Garage, Gueuzerie Tlquin, Hawkshead, Hogan’s Cider, The Kernel, Left Handed Giant, Lines, Mad Hatter, Marble, North Brewing Co, Odyssey, Other Half, Partizan, Redchurch, Red Willow, Ridgeside, Runaway, Six Degrees North, Summer Wine, Squawk, Thirst Class, Thornbridge, Torrside, Track, Verdant, Wiper and True, Weird Beard, White Hag, Wylan and Zapato.

Also present will be the Thirsty Games finalists: Affinity, Burning Soul and the Little Earth Project.

In the meantime, volunteers are still being sought. Click here for an application form and to see the goodies available!