What's on inBirkenhead


Welcome to Birkenhead

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Birkenhead - 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 Birkenhead to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Birkenhead

29
JUN
Educate and Empower Sleep Worskhop
Rainhill Guide House

Baby Event proudle sponsored by MyHummy with a chance to win a SnoozyEducate & EmpowerSleep WorkshopTired parent Baby not napping Up all night Dummy slave Toddler tantrums Toddler coming into your bed 5 am get ups Nursing to sleep You are not…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07732 425436
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30
JUN
Music for the Mind & Soul
Capstone Theatre

Balu Raguraman violin Subartha Raguraman veenaM Balachandar mridangamKousic Sen table Two of the most beautiful stringed instruments in Indian music the violin and the veena are given a rhythmic heartbeat by rich percussion in this extraordinary Jugalbandhi performance.Balu…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 913578
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01
JUL
Dexter the Dinosaur “Rex” Havoc at the Coliseu
Coliseum Leisure Park

Dexter the Dinosaur a whopping 4.5m long Tyrannosaurus Rex will be hungry for fun and taking visitors on a prehistoric journey on Sunday 1st July at the Coliseum Leisure Park celebrating the release of blockbuster movie Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. The show…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

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07
JUL
Poppy Walk
Exchange Flags

Discover Liverpools hidden gems this summer and raise funds for The Royal British Legion. Poppy Walk is coming to Exchange Flags on 7th July and will be the perfect way to discover the past and present of this historic city.…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03330 114500
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07
JUL
Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Quaker Meeting House

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07800 933172
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14
JUL
Nightrider Liverpool 2018
Liverpool Pier Head

Liverpool2018 is putting the city on the world stage by hosting a year‐long series of events to celebrate a decade since it was chosen as the European Capital of Culture. The charity night ride returns for the third time on 14 …

Location: 2.7 miles away
Category: Sports

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14
JUL
Hack the Root at RIBA North
RIBA North - National Architecture Centre

. RIBA North and Liverpool Biennial have commissioned Mae‐ling Lokko to develop a project using Grow‐It‐Yourself workshops to produce an architectural structure from agrowaste‐fed mycelium mushrooms.The structure which shifts along its length from Root to Rhizome ‐ from mass produced biomaterial to…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 030107
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14
JUL
Beautiful world, where are you?
Multiple venues and spaces

Liverpool Biennial a free festival of contemporary art with something for visitors of all ages will mark its 20th anniversary this year with the 10th edition under the title Beautiful world where are you running from 14 July 28 October 2018.…

Location: 2.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01613 020206
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14
JUL
Hack the Root: Liverpool Biennial 2018
RIBA North - National Architecture Centre

.RIBA North and Liverpool Biennial have commissioned Mae‐ling Lokko to develop a project using Grow‐It‐Yourself workshops to produce an architectural structure from agrowaste‐fed mycelium mushrooms.The structure which shifts along its length from Root to Rhizome ‐ from mass produced biomaterial to locally…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 030107
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14
JUL
An Evening with David Sedaris UK Tour 2018
Liverpool Philarmonic Hall

Leading US Humorist Best selling author and Triple Grammy Award nominee David Sedaris is coming to London for his 2018 UK tour supporting the release of his new book of essays Calypso.Known for his sardonic wit and his social satires and critiques…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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14
JUL
Hack the Root: Artist Tour with Mae-ling Lokko
RIBA North

. RIBA North and Liverpool Biennial have commissioned Mae‐ling Lokko to develop a project using Grow‐It‐Yourself workshops to produce an architectural structure from agrowaste‐fed mycelium mushrooms.The structure which shifts along its length from Root to Rhizome from mass produced biomaterial to…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01517 030107
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24
JUL
AMA conference 2018 — The Power of Play
ACC Liverpool

AMA conference hits Liverpool from Tuesday 24 July to Thursday 26 July 2018 join hundreds of other arts culture and heritage professionals in this vibrant and exciting city for two and half days of exploration learning and inspiration.Youll gain new ideas…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1223 578078
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29
JUL
Wedding Date Liverpool
Radisson Blu

It was the happiest day of your life theres no question about it. Weddings go by in a flash and we rarely get to enjoy all of the little moments that we worked so hard to plan for the day.Do you ever…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: Seew ebsite
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03
AUG
RIBAJ Eye Line Exhibition at RIBA North, Liverpool
RIBA North - National Architecture Centre

.This exhibition at RIBA North in Liverpool features the winning and commended entries from this years RIBAJ Eye Line Exhibition the competition that celebrates the art of architectural image making. Run in partnership with visualisation specialists AVR London the winning entries use…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 030107
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21
AUG
Love's Labour's Lost
Old Hall Playing Field

The King of Navarre and his lords swear off food women and sleep in order to study for three years. No sooner have they made their oath when the Princess of France arrives on business with her ladies‐in‐waiting. How will the King…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 854409
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23
SEP
Liverpool Music Competition
The Liner Hotel

Music competition auditions dates for Liverpool Open Mic UK 2018 have been announced Open Mic UK is coming to Liverpool with auditions at the Britannic Suite at the Liner Hotel. Open Mic UK is more than a music competition in its search…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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02
OCT
By The Waters of Liverpool
Liverpool Empire Theatre

A new stage play based on the best‐selling book by acclaimed Twopence To Cross The Mersey author Helen Forrester is to receive its UK premiere in Liverpool. By The Waters Of Liverpool is being staged at the Liverpool Empire from Tuesday 2nd…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 717627
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11
OCT
CHESTER ANTIQUES FAIR
County Grandstand

The Fair brings together good quality authentic antiques including Furniture Paintings Silver Porcelain Sculptures Jewellery etc from the past 300 years. All these are carefully examined by experts to ensure they are as described on their labels.The County Grandstand has 3 floors…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01825 744074
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05
NOV
QUEEN EXTRAVAGANZA TOUR 2018
LIVERPOOL Philharmonic

Queen Extravaganza described by the legendary Roger Taylor himself as A rock celebration in the Royal tradition and designed to enable new fans and old to celebrate the music of Queen ‐ will play 17 shows across the UK from October…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08712 200260
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23
NOV
Enchanted Forest Rave in Liverpool
O2 Academy Liverpool

The Worlds most magical club night transforms Liverpools most famous indoor venue into an enchanted forest for a night of immersive raving.What to expect Watch here bit.lyFLUKAftermovie Headline DJs Live Acts Walkabout Characters Immersive Themed Dcor Props L.E.D &…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02089 641682
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23
NOV
Sweeney Entertainments Presents T.Rextasy
The Epstein Theatre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS T.REXTASYMarc Bolan with his band T.Rex was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era. With Bolans special ingredient of Rock‐a‐Boogie songs the band had a string of huge hits throughout the 1970s…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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26
NOV
Healthcare Infection Society Intl Conference
The Arena and Convention Centre Liverpool, Liverpool

In November this year the ACC Liverpool will open its doors once again for the Healthcare Infection Society International conference and a gathering of international of healthcare professionals working within infection. The event starts on Monday 26 November and a packed four‐stream…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01506 292042
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23
MAR
40 Years of disco 2
Echo Arena

After the huge success of this years 40 Years Of Disco tour Tony Denton Promotions has announced the line up for 2019 that once more brings together disco legends for this unique arena concert. The legendary acts confirmed to perform are…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Tourist Attractions


World Museum Liverpool

Our fantastic collections include archaeology, ethnology and the natural and physical sciences. Whether you want to hold a mammoth's tooth, watch a shuttle launch or marvel at the Egyptian mummies, the museum makes a great day out for the whole family. Opening on 29 April 2005, the…

Speke Hall Garden and Estate

Speke Hall is one of the finest half‐timbered mansions of England, set in a tranquil oasis of gardens and woodland on the banks of the Mersey.Originally, visitors to Speke having crossed the stone bridge over the moat would have passed directly through the gatehouse into the Courtyard, entering…

Spaceport

Spaceport is a 10m attraction covering the subjects of space and space travel. Spaceport takes you on an inspirational journey through space as you walk through six differently themed galleries which all feature a large variety of interactive hands‐on exhibits and audio visual experiences.The first floor within Spaceport…

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…

Birkenhead Priory

This Benedictine Monastery established in around 1150, is the oldest standing building on Merseyside. First restored over a century ago the site continues to develop with museums displays, educationmeetingconcert space and chapel dedicated to HMS Conway open by appointment. Climb the tower of Birkenhead's first parish…

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