What's on inLiverpool

Welcome to Liverpool

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

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Forthcoming events in Liverpool

02
JUL
Kids Planet Yarrow House Summer Fair & Open Day
Kids Planet Yarrow House

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting badge making balloon race Mr Stix appearance tombola refreshments & more.Kids Planet Yarrow House80a…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01704 534855
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02
JUL
Live Comedy Night with Chris Turner
Liverpool Comedy Central

Join us for a live comedy night with Chris Turner at Liverpools most sophisticated comedy club; Liverpool Comedy Central set in the plush surroundings of the world famous Albert Dock.MC Jonathan Mayor presents Chris Stokes Diane Spencer and headliner Chris Turner for…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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03
JUL
Liverpool Chester Liverpool Bike Ride
Countess of Chester Health Park

Liverpool Chester Liverpool Bike Ride annually boasts the unique opportunity to cycle traffic free through the Birkenhead Tunnel. The event offers a range of routes to suit all abilities:5 Mile Family Tunnel Ride25 Mile Chester ‐ Liverpool25 Mile Liverpool ‐ Chester50 Mile…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01772 447979
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04
JUL
Earth Wind Fire
Echo Arena

Earth Wind Fire at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Monday 04 July 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: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
JUL
Hot Water Comedy Club 'Triple Headline Show'
Hot Water Comedy Club, 2nd Floor

Our Flagship show featuring 3 of the very best headline standard comedians from both the UK and International Comedy Circuit along with one of the finest comperes in the country.The very best in live stand up comedy every Friday & Saturday night…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07478 699007
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09
JUL
Genesis Visible Touch
The Music Room, Liverpool Philharmonic

The Ultimate Collins‐era Genesis Tribute Show.Songs from:We Cant DanceInvisible TouchGenesisAbacabDukeAnd Then There Were ThreeWind and WutheringA Trick of the TailThe Lamb Lies Down on BroadwaySelling England by the PoundTop quality musical performances and exemplary vocals matched with leading production values make this…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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09
JUL
Live Comedy Night with Paul Tonkinson
Liverpool Comedy Central

Join us for a live comedy night with Paul Tonkinson at Liverpools most sophisticated comedy club; Liverpool Comedy Central set in the plush surroundings of the world famous Albert Dock.MC Craig Murray presents Andrew Bird James Bran and headliner Paul Tonkinson for…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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11
JUL
Cats
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Cats at Liverpool Empire Theatre in Liverpool on Monday 11 July 2016. 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: 1.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
JUL
Elvis Costello
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Regarded by many to be one of the more influential and creative musicians of his era Elvis Costello has consistently released his unique variety of music since the late 1970s. With an individual style that…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
JUL
The Maccabees
O2 Academy Liverpool

After nearly eight years together The Maccabees are still going strong. This London based indie rock band has just released their third studio album named Given to the wild in January 2012 and it has…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
JUL
Ghostbusters Car Visiting Coliseum Leisure Park
Coliseum Leisure Park

As seen in the original 1984 film the white and red Ghostbusters car was driven through the streets of New York catching ghosts. Have cameras at the ready to grab a photo with the iconic car between 4 9pm the perfect…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

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16
JUL
Genesis Connected
Liverpool Epstein Theatre

This show has an incredible mix of material from atmospheric anthems to Chart toppers that will get the crowd dancing in the aisles. Hits spanning from the late 70s onwards including; Turn It On Again Slegdehammer In The Air Tonight Over My…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 884411
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16
JUL
Kids Planet The Cottage - Summer Fair and Open Day
Kids Planet The Cottage

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting hook a duck creative stations & messy play tin can ally tombola refreshments &…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01512 930384
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16
JUL
Kids Planet The House - Summer Fair & Open Day
Kids Planet The House

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting Zumba BBQ Dave the Minion prize games refreshments & more.Kids Planet The House137…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01519 313155
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16
JUL
Kids Planet Widnes - Summer Fair and Open day
Kids Planet Widnes

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting tombola raffle refreshments lots of stalls & more.Kids Planet WidnesKingsway Learning CentreVictoria…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01512 577079
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16
JUL
LAAF at the World Museum
Liverpool World Museum

Discover and celebrate the diverse stories dance and traditions of the Arab diaspora at Liverpools World Museum and witness the production of a specially commissioned large‐scale artwork by Egyptian calligraphy artist Nazir Tanbouli. Suitable for all ages. Nazir Tanbouli ‐Painter muralist and…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01517 027765
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16
JUL
Live Comedy Night with Tom Wrigglesworth
Liverpool Comedy Central

Join us for a live comedy night with Tom Wrigglesworth at Liverpools most sophisticated comedy club; Liverpool Comedy Central set in the plush surroundings of the world famous Albert Dock. MC Toby Hadoke presents Vince Atta John Lynn and headliner Tom Wrigglesworth…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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16
JUL
Nazir Tanbouli at the World Museum
World Museum Liverpool

Painter muralist and illustrator Nazir Tanbouli will explore the idea of mythology and narrative with a dramatic explosion of ink black and white marks on massive sheets of paper.Part of LAAF at the World Museum…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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16
JUL
Father John Misty
Liverpool Su Mountford Hall

Father John Misty at Liverpool Su Mountford Hall in Liverpool on Saturday 16 July 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…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
JUL
Explore at LAAF Big Sunday
The Bluecoat

As part of LAAF Big Sunday we will bring an Arab extravaganza to Bluecoat with free fun creative activities for all the family with an Arab twist.…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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17
JUL
Folkloric Dance Workshop with Nawarra
The Bluecoat

One of our highlight family events attended by thousands of people of all ages and culture the Big Sunday brings an Arab extravaganza to Liverpools centre for the contemporary arts. As part of Big Sunday take part in a folkloric dance workshop…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01517 027765
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17
JUL
LAAF Big Sunday
The Bluecoat

Bluecoat FREE donations welcomeOne of our highlight family events attended by thousands of people of all ages and culture the Big Sunday brings an Arab extravaganza to Bluecoat ‐ Liverpools centre for the contemporary arts.Soak up the festival atmosphere…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01517 027765
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17
JUL
Nazir Tanbouli at the Big Sunday
The Bluecoat

One of our highlight family events attended by thousands of people of all ages and culture the Big Sunday brings an Arab extravaganza to Liverpools centre for the contemporary arts.Painter muralist and illustrator Nazir Tanbouli will explore the idea of mythology and…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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17
JUL
The Djinn in the Skull with Samantha Herron
The Bluecoat

As part of LAAF Big Sunday author Samantha Herron introduces her new set of stories The Djinn in the Skull: Stories from hidden MoroccoThe stories she has so eloquently told are part of the real Morocco a kingdom that is so often…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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18
JUL
Egypt comes to LAAF - Dance Double Bill
The Bluecoat

A double bill of contemporary dance choreographed and performed by two young independent dance companies each playing significant roles in the development of contemporary dance for the future of Egypt. Both performances explore aspects of contemporary Egyptian culture in very different ways…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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18
JUL
Freedom Hour - Egypt comes to LAAF
The Bluecoat

The first of our series of open discussion events linked to the festival programme. Following the premier of Belbaladi Ezzat Ismail Ezzat Founder of Ezzat Ezzat Dancer company and a young Egyptian artist dancerchoreographerarchitect and Ancient Modernity choreographer Zosia Jo will discuss…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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19
JUL
Women and gender: A selection of films
Picturehouse At FACT

Series of short films followed by discussion with Sheyma Buali Director BBC Arabic Festival and Christine Garabedian director of Pregnant and in Chains Suitable for people aged 16 and overLiverpool Arab Arts Festival presents two evenings of documentaries from BBC Arabic Festival…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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20
JUL
Cities and Chaos: A selection of films
Picturehouse At FACT

Double bill of films followed by discussion with Sheyma Buali Director BBC Arabic Festival.Suitable for people aged 16 and overLAAF presents two evenings of documentaries from BBC Arabic Festival 2015 an annual event that presents topical short films and documentaries from across…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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21
JUL
Speed Sisters
Picturehouse At FACT

The Speed Sisters are the first all woman race car driving team in the Middle East. Grabbing headlines and turning heads at improvised tracks across the West Bank the women have sped their way into the heart of the gritty male‐dominated Palestinian…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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22
JUL
A Day in the Life of War
Picturehouse At FACT

Documentary films directed and produced by young people in Yemen and Liverpool with panel discussion. Since March 2015 Yemen has been undergoing an internal and external conflict that has destroyed the countrys infrastructure and led to a humanitarian disaster. Thousands of Yemeni…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: +44(0)1517 027765
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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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