What's on inKirkby


Welcome to Kirkby

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

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Forthcoming events in Kirkby

06
DEC
Levellers
O2 Academy Liverpool

Formed in Brighton in 1988 the Levellers have become successful worldwide with the widely appealing rockfolkpunk sound. The band is Mark Chadwick Jeremy Cunningham Charlie Heather Simon Friend Jonathon Sevink and Matt Savage. Their music…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
DEC
Seth Lakeman
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

English Folk musician Seth Lakeman was born and raised in Devon and along with his brothers Sam and Sean has played a variety of instruments and recorded folk music in their own band first of…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
DEC
Richard Ashcroft
Echo Arena

Richard Ashcroft at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Wednesday 07 December 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Richard Ashcroft live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
DEC
FSB Merseyside, West cheshire & Wigan Business Awa
Crowne Plaza

WELCOME TO THE FSB MERSEYSIDE WEST CHESHIRE & WIGAN BUSINESS AWARDSThe FSB Merseyside West Cheshire & Wigan Business Awards will celebrate and reward exceptional small businesses from across the region. The 2016 awards will take place on Thursday 8th December at the…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01706 828855
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09
DEC
Christmas Party Night - ABBA Tribute
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Book your Christmas party today with us. Package is just £30 per person and includes: 3 course dinner£5 betLearn to Play sessionABBA tribute showTo book call 0151 709 8878 or email sm.gc ‐liverpoolrank.com.Venue: Grosvenor Casino Leo Liverpool 44 Chaloner Street liverpool L3…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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09
DEC
The Shires
O2 Academy Liverpool

The Shires at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Friday 09 December 2016. 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 Ticketmaster…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
DEC
Katherine Jenkins
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
DEC
Kula Shaker
O2 Academy Liverpool

Kula Shaker at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Wednesday 14 December 2016. 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: 5.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
DEC
The Human League
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Puff up those shoulder pads and feather that mullet The classic 1980s New Wave electronic band The Human League are back and are set to embark on a major tour of the UK this summer.The…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
DEC
James Yorkston: Live in Liverpool
The Magnet

James Yorkston ‐ dubbed by John Peel as the finest songwriter of his generation ‐ will be performing in Liverpool this December.2016 has been a busy year thus far for Fife songwriter Yorkston with two significant releases to his name: in January…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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15
DEC
Manford's Comedy Club
The Brindley Theatre

The Brindley in Runcorn plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring circuit and televisionhttps:www.facebook.commanfordscomedyhttps:twitter.comManfordsComedy…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01519 078360
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15
DEC
Andr Rieu
Echo Arena

Andr Rieu at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Thursday 15 December 2016. 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 Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
DEC
Classic Rock Society presents: Touchstone
The Citadel

TOUCHSTONE are a five piece UK Progressive Rock band originally formed in 2003. The band has developed in many ways since the early days and morphed into the present line up with Adam Hodgson on guitars Moo on Bass Guitar Henry Rogers…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
DEC
Heart of Glass Presents: Kids Rave
The Citadel

Big Kids Little Kids Cardboard BoxScottee presents a morning rave for kids Balloon modeling face painting drag queens and bowls of cerealIts a morning knees up for children under 8Wear something colourfulFor more information or to book tickets over the phone please…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
DEC
Heart of Glass Presents: Scottee's Party Piece
The Citadel

Following Scottees sell out success at Citadel with Camp last Christmas he is backNow its your turn take to centre stage and share with us your party pieceWhether youre a champion gurner know how to cry milk can recite the periodic table…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01744 735436
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18
DEC
Rod Stewart
Echo Arena

One of the most successful recording artists of all time Rod Stewart was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame way back in 1994. Awarded a CBE for services to music he…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
DEC
Jason Donovan
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Jason Donovan at Pyramid and Parr Hall in Warrington on Wednesday 21 December 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Jason Donovan tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
DEC
The Overtones
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The Overtones have stormed onto the scene of popular music in both the United States and the UK and they have done so with relatively simple and incredibly catchy music. The mood of their…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
DEC
Status Quo
Echo Arena

Also known as 'The Quo' of simple 'Quo' the band is synonymous with their own unique style of 'boogie rock' and 'shadow step' guitar riffs. Status Quo was founded in the early 1960s by Francis…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
DEC
New Year's Eve 2016 at Pesto
Pesto at the Dibbinsdale Inn

Tickets are just £45 per person and include a fabulous Pesto dinner entertainment and your table for the evening.With only limited tickets available booking is strictly in advance only.To book now call 0151 334 9818.…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01513 349818
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31
DEC
New Year's Eve 2016 at Pesto Widnes
Pesto Widnes

Agnetha and Frida Diana Edwards & Sarah Fearnley who have over 16 years in the Tribute business sharing the stage with Kylie Cher & The Eagles amongst others.The celebrated vocalists will sing a range of ABBA favourites from Dancing Queen to…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01514 243729
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09
JAN
Lord of the Dance Dangerous Games
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Lord of the Dance Dangerous Games at Liverpool Empire Theatre in Liverpool on Monday 09 January 2017. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
JAN
The Commitments
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Featuring soul classics Night Train Try A Little Tenderness In The Midnight Hour Papa Was A Rolling Stone Save Me Mustang Sally and many more – The Commitments is now live on stage for the…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

21
JAN
Liverpool Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vine to W
Radisson Blu

Why Book on a Liverpool Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Liverpool Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are Established & Proven and…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 808367
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27
JAN
The Hexmen & The Extras
The Citadel

The Hexmen where founded by frontman vocalist and harmonica player George Hexman in the late 70s joining forces with major movers and shakers of the Liverpool music scene. Although they have always been known as a blues band the Hexmens material…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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28
JAN
Aladdinsane (UK's No.1 Bowie Tribute)
The Citadel

David Bowie the legend through his timeless music and many incarnations; from Ziggy Stardust to the Thin White Duke into the 80s and beyond. Hear the sound and experience the vision through the performance of Paul Henderson and Aladdinsane widely acclaimed as…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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29
JAN
Leasowe Castle Wedding Fayre, Wirral - North West
Leasowe Castle Hotel

Hosting over 40 exhibitors of the regions leading wedding specialists across 6 rooms offering you expert advise on all your wedding ideas ‐ See the beautiful Castle dressed for a wedding ‐ Spectacular Seafront location on the Wirral Peninsula. ‐…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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29
JAN
Donny Osmond
Echo Arena

Donny Osmond is a real life American legend. He has been entertaining audiences of both screen and stage for more than 50 years. From teen idol to radio DJ Donny Osmond has done it all.…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
FEB
Heart of Glass Presents: Laurence Clarke
The Citadel

Everybody seems to want their independence right now but be very careful what you wish for Laurence spins his tales of adolescence love and Harry Potter as he discovers that he doesnt have to be Superman and do everything by…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01744 735436
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04
FEB
Roxy Magic
The Citadel

Roxy Magic are a band of experienced and talented musicians who reproduce the diverse music and imagery of the hugely influential Roxy Music and pop icon Bryan Ferry. All the hits are performed with skill style and verve to deliver an exciting…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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,…

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…

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…

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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