What's on inBootle


Welcome to Bootle

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

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Forthcoming events in Bootle

24
JUL
Pop Goes the Technosphere at RIBA North
RIBA North - National Architecture Centre

.This open discussion will explore the emerging technologies that are driving new biological narratives edging towards a new urban paradigm. The conversation will be supported by slides of Biopoluss global projects and Istvn Kenyeres reaction to being invited to be a member…

Location: 2.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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: 3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1223 578078
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28
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: 2.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07800 933172
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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: 2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: Seew ebsite
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03
AUG
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
The Atkinson

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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: 2.5 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: 5.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 854409
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01
SEP
Sense and Sensibility
The Atkinson

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
SEP
The Smiths Ltd
The Citadel

The Smiths Ltd was formed in Manchester UK the hometown of The Smiths.After an extensive search to find the perfect Morrissey the band played their first gig in Manchester to an audience of avid Smiths fans. The response was spectacular and the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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13
SEP
Abigail's Party
The Citadel

Doors: 7.00pm Onstage: 7.30pmLet us take you back to a spring evening in April 1977: Abba are number one in the charts Red Rum wins the Grand National for the third time the Queen begins her Silver Jubilee celebrations and 15‐year…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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13
SEP
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Abba Forever
Southport Theatre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS ABBA FOREVERLive in ConcertABBA Forever presented by Sweeney Entertainments is one of the UKs leading International tribute shows and theatre audiences from across Great Britain and Sweden have long enjoyed this superb recreation of possibly the worlds greatest…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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22
SEP
Martin Turner ex Wishbone Ash
The Citadel

Martin Turner ex Wishbone AshAutumn Tour 2018Featuring full performance of Wishbone Ash: The First Album 1970.plus moreFresh from sold‐out 2017 shows during which they performed Wishbone Ashs seminal 1972 album Argus in its entirety and following hot on the heels of a…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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: 2.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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29
SEP
IO Earth
The Citadel

In Association With The Classic Rock Society.One of the most exciting progressive rock bands on the UK scene at the moment IO Earth released their debut album back in 2009. Led by the creative axis of Dave Cureton guitars and Adam Gough…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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: 2.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 717627
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06
OCT
Chantel McGregor
The Citadel

A female guitar prodigy at fourteen Chantel was told by major labels that she had a great voice but girls dont play guitar like that Wisely ignoring the comments she enrolled at the Leeds College of Music and became the first student…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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13
OCT
The Zeppelin Experience
The Citadel

Formerly known as Led into Zeppelin.The Zeppelin Experience are one of the UKs leading tribute bands. The four‐piece recreate Led Zeppelins back catalogue note for note in a tremendous and rousing gig which will evoke memories of the real thing.Due to a…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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20
OCT
Mostly Autumn
The Citadel

Hailing from England Mostly Autumn delivers a sound that could be described as rock folk rock or progressive rock. Since forming in 1996 the band has gone through several line up changes. Current band members…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
OCT
Hal Cruttenden 'Chubster' UK Tour 2018
The Bold Hotel

After a 2 year hiatus from touring one of the UKs most popular TV and live comedians is back with a new show entitled Chubster and nationwide tour this autumn. This hotly anticipated show premieres at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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27
OCT
Merry Hell
The Citadel

MERRY HELL is a band founded on the ever evolving Folk tradition music made by the people and shared by the people. Though our hearts and souls are tuned to the songs which came…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
OCT
David Gibb & Brady Rymer - Songs Across the Pond
The Citadel

Both musicians have a talent for writing brilliant engaging and tuneful songs that the whole family can enjoy together. This latest venture showcases some of the best family music that the USA and the UK have to offer.Families will be introduced to…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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03
NOV
U2 2
The Citadel

U2 2 present the complete Achtung Baby Album ShowU2 2 are the worlds longest running tribute to U2. Now celebrating their 25th year on the road these look‐a‐like sound‐a‐likes have played over 1300 concerts throughout three continents.Known to U2 and…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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: 3.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08712 200260
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08
NOV
British Academy of Audiology 15th Annual Conferenc
ACC Liverpool

Our conference programme this year will once more have a strong clinical focus. There will be updates from the world of research overviews of policy updates exciting service innovations and examples of clinical excellence. Our main aim is for delegates to leave…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01506 292051
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10
NOV
Julian Littman
The Citadel

A member of folk rock pioneers Steeleye Span for the past six years Julian Littman has been part of one of the bands most productive periods not only revisiting the classic Now We Are Six record live but also helping shape…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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11
NOV
Private Peaceful
The Citadel

The lamps are going out all over Europe we shall not see them lit again in our life‐time Sir Edward Grey Foreign Secretary during WW1De La Salle school drama society invite you to commemorate mourn and reflect upon the last 100 years…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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16
NOV
Fleetwood Bac
The Citadel

FLEETWOOD BACMAC ARE BAC www.fleetwoodbac.comwww.facebook.comfleetwoodbac www.youtube.comfleetwoodbacfleetwoodbacaol.comFLEETWOOD BAC are the worlds first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself the only Mac tribute to authentically…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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16
NOV
Absolute Bowie play Liverpool's O2 Academy this No
O2 Academy Liverpool

Without doubt the best and by far the most popular David Bowie tribute in Europe and now in their 10th year. Winners of the Best Bowie Tribute and Best Overall Tribute in the UK at the Agents Association of Great Britain Awards…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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17
NOV
The Snow Queen
The Citadel

Kai and Gerda had been friends for as long as they could rememberDay followed dayAlways the sameUntil In a whirl of magic and deception splinters of a magical broken mirror blow in the wind freezing hearts and changing everythingAs Kai is pulled…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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: 2.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02089 641682
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Tourist Attractions


Knowsley Safari Park

Knowsley Safari Park was opened to the public in July 1971 by the 18th Earl of Derby. Then, the safari park' concept of having visitors in cages cars and the animals roaming free based on the drive‐through game reserves of East Africa was unique. In 1994, Edward Stanley,…

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…

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