What's on inBarton

Welcome to Barton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Barton - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Barton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Barton

29
MAR
Capstan's Grand Bazaare
Baltic Triangle

Were very pleased to be able to announce the return of Capstans Grand Bazaar at the fantastic Constellations on Greenland Street Set in Liverpools burgeoning Baltic Quarterwell be hosting two of our urban markets at the new venue continuing our close ties…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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29
MAR
Rival Sons
O2 Academy Liverpool

Hailing from the gorgeous Long Beach in sunny California Rival Sons were formed from the ashes of Scott Holidays band Black Summer Crush in 2009. Their style is often compared to blues‐rock bands from…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
MAR
Kill It Kid
O2 Academy Liverpool

Kill It Kid at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Monday 30 March 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
MAR
Paloma Faith
Echo Arena

British singersong writer and actress Paloma Faith released her successful debut single in 2009 Stone Cold Sober and her album Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful Was certified platinum with a spot in…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
MAR
Fuse ODG
O2 Academy Liverpool

Fuse ODG at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Tuesday 31 March 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
MAR
McBusted
Echo Arena

British supergroup McBusted were formed ‐ unsurprisingly ‐ from successful boy bands McFly and Busted in 2013 and their original 11‐date tour increased to 34 dates throughout April and June 2014. The group have also…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
APR
Simple Minds
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Scottish rock band Simple Minds were at the peak of their popularity in the early 1990s. The band are thought to have sold more than 40 million albums world wide and are famed for 80s…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
APR
Blue
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Blue at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Thursday 02 April 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
APR
Cabaret Night @ Hightown Cricket Club
Hightown Cricket Club

Celebrate Easter with some delicious food great entertainment from the nations favourite swing singer Mr Jason Isaacs and a dance floor till midnight Drinks at reasonable prices too :Come along and see Jason in action not that hell be in his whites...Price…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01912 131831
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03
APR
Ghostpoet
Kazimier

Ghostpoet at Kazimier in Liverpool on Friday 03 April 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the legwork of…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
APR
Tricia Porter: Liverpool Photographs 1972-74
The Bluecoat

Virtually unseen for 40 years these black and white photographs by Tricia Porter paint a vivid picture of everyday life in ToxtethLiverpool 8 and the surrounding area at a time when it was undergoing significant development and the break up of its…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 025324
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05
APR
Catfish and the Bottlemen
Liverpool Guild Of Students

Catfish and the Bottlemen at Liverpool Guild Of Students in Liverpool on Sunday 05 April 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. …

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
APR
Nicki Minaj
Echo Arena

Nicki Minaj is arguably one of the most popular female rappers of her generation. Though she is best known as a rapper but she also dances and is often seen on television. Minaj entered the…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
APR
Shalamar
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Shalamar at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Monday 06 April 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
APR
Dirty Dancing
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Adapted from the 1987 romantic film Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage came to the West End in October 2006 and portrays the story of a teenage daughters rebellion against her father and infatuation…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
APR
Cbeebies Live
Liverpool Echo Arena

Calling all CBeebies fans Come and join the fun and make some music with your favourite CBeebies stars in a brand new show for Easter 2014 ‐ CBeebies Live The Big Band.Mixing‐up this fun filled…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
APR
Justin Friends
Echo Arena

Justin Friends at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Thursday 09 April 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
APR
Mike The Mechanics
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Mike The Mechanics at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Thursday 09 April 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
APR
Introduction to Wine With Wine Pairing Buffet
Blackpool Urban Village Resort

Want to know more about wine This evening will guide you through how to choose better wine and will start you on your journey of wine discovery. If you know what you like but want to understand why ‐ then this evening…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01253 301934
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10
APR
Strangefish
The Citadel

Manchester progressive rock band Strangefish have been in existence off and on for twenty‐five years now since their initial formation in 1989. Inspiring an unswervingly loyal cult following along the way the band took two periods of hiatus from 1996‐2000 and from…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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APR
Strangefish & Haze
The Citadel

Classic Rock Society promoted concert featuring a double bill of progressive rock from Sheffield based Haze and Manchesters Strangefish. Tickets from http:www.classicrocksociety.co.ukshopstrangefish‐plus‐tbc…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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11
APR
Lydiate Scouts Car Boot Sale
Lydiate Parish Hall

A friendly Car Boot Sale organised and run by the 1st Lydiate Scout Group with all proceeds towards the promotion of scouting in Lydiate and beyond.Our sale is located outdoors on the field but we have indoor heated facilities including a cafe…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07855695085(Textspref erred)
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11
APR
Tabitha Jussa: Memorandum of Understanding
The Bluecoat

The winner of the seventh annual Liverpool Art Prize chosen from a shortlist of three artists is Tabitha Jussa.Awarded both the main prize and the Peoples Choice in 2014 Tabitha now presents an exhibition of her work at the Bluecoat.Tabitha works with…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 025324
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11
APR
The Floyd Effect
The Citadel

Following a terrific gig in April 2014 The Floyd Effect return to treat fans to more gems from the Pink Floyd treasure chest. Expect great musicianship and stunning special effects which combine to create fabulous entertainment. Please note Under 18's must be…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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11
APR
Woolton Village Art & Craft Market
St James Church Hall

Our Art & Craft Markets are truly Artisan events where you can buy beautiful items many of which are unique direct from the maker. This event will be a delight for any purchaser of high quality handmade pieces. There wont…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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11
APR
Xavier Ribas. Nitrate
The Bluecoat

Xavier Ribas. Nitrate is the first major solo exhibition in the UK by Barcelona born photographer Xavier Ribas. This extensive collection of photographic and moving image works made across 2009‐14 charts the history of nitrate extraction in the Chilean Atacama Desert: a…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 025324
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APR
Circa Waves
O2 Academy Liverpool

Circa Waves at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 11 April 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Circa Waves tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
APR
Seasick Steve
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

American born blues musician Seasick Steve ‐ real name Steven Gene Wold ‐ has a long and distinguished career in the music industry. Learning the guitar at the age of eight Steve left home…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
APR
Ben Howard
Echo Arena

2011 and has been a triumphant year for twenty‐three year old Ben Howard. With catchy single The Wolves he caught the attention of potential fans away from his growing fan base in Devon and Cornwall…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
APR
Stereo Kicks
O2 Academy Liverpool

Stereo Kicks at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Wednesday 15 April 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Anfield Tour

Your chance to get exclusive access to one of the most famous and historic sporting venues in world football, Anfield. The Anfield stadium tour lets you experience the home of the most successful club in English football.Our dedicated tour guides will give enthralling insights into Anfields illustrious…

Another Place

Crosby Beach is now the permanent home to Another Place, the sculpture by internationally acclaimed artist, Antony Gormley. The beach has been awarded the Quality Coast Award by Keep Britain Tidy. The QCA award tells visitors that the standards of beach management are of the highest quality in…

British Lawnmower Museum

The Museum has now become one of the Worlds leading authorities on vintage lawnmowers and is now the largest import & export specialists in antique garden machinery, supplying parts, archive conservation of manuscript materials and valuing machines from all over the world.Included in this Unique National collection are…

Acorn Farm

Acorn Farm is an award‐winning, family‐friendly attraction in Kirkby, Merseyside. Were open 7 days a week 10am‐4pm and there's always loads to see and do Whatever the weather, Acorn Farm offers a great value, fun day out for everyoneWe have a wide range of animals here at the…

Atkinson Art Gallery

British art of the 17th‐20th centuries, including works by Lely, Cotman, Ford Madox Brown, Sickert and Ginner, as well as The Death of General Wolfe by Benjamin West. Large collection of British watercolours, etchings and engravings.Themed exhibitions from the permanent collection are regularly shown. Every month the Gallery…

Croxteth Hall

Croxteth Hall Country Park is at the heart of what was once a great country estate stretching hundreds of square miles and was the ancestral home of the Molyneux family, the Earls of Sefton. It is now managed by The City of Liverpool and is one of the…

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