What's on inKnowsley

Welcome to Knowsley

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

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Forthcoming events in Knowsley

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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: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01912 131831
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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: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 025324
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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: 5.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 5.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 4.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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

TEL: 07977 618089
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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: 7.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07855695085(Textspref erred)
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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: 6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 025324
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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: 4.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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: 5.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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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: 6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 025324
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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: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Mark Morriss
Liverpool East Village Arts Club

Mark Morriss at Liverpool East Village Arts Club in Liverpool on Friday 17 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Mark Morriss live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Black AKA Colin Vearncombe
The Citadel

The Citadel presents a rare and intimate show from one of the finest voices in music. As Black Colin Vearncombe lit up the charts with his timeless Wonderful Life the hits Sweetest Smile and Everything Is Coming Up Roses and also produced…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Adam Ant
Liverpool East Village Arts Club

In a career spanning more than 35 years Adam Ant has had ten top 10 singles with his band Adam and the Ants and also as a solo artist with 3 reaching the number 1…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Wombats
O2 Academy Liverpool

Liverpool‐based indie rock band The Wombats formed in 2003 when three of the band members met one‐another at the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts. The lads found a common interest in music and started to…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Ugly Duckling
The Citadel

Life isnt much fun in the farmyard for the misfit duckling. Teased and tormented he dreams of kindlier places beyond the farm gates. But will he survive out thereJoin in the adventures of this famous under‐dog in Hans Christian Andersens much‐loved tale…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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Hue and Cry
O2 Academy Liverpool

Hue and Cry at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Sunday 19 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…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Michael Ball
The Auditorium Liverpool

Michael Ball Britains leading musical theatre star multi‐platinum recording artist TV and radio presenter and Olivier Award winner has announced that he will be hitting the road once more across the length and breadth of…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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