What's on inPrescot

Welcome to Prescot

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

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Forthcoming events in Prescot

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Above the Beaten Track
The Bluecoat

Ahead of their first line‐up reveal next week organisers of the Above the Beaten Track festival have announced their partnerships for this years event.Liverpools grassroots celebration Above the Beaten Track returns to the Bluecoat for its eighth year this coming September.The festival…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07711 937259
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Jane Eyre
Exchange Flags

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 070729
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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: 9.8 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07855695085(Textspref erred)
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Mike McCartney Luvs St George’s Hall
Liverpool St Georges Hall

Celebrated photographer Mike McCartney will stage a new exhibition this Autumn with the St Georges Hall as his focus entitled Mike McCartney Luvs St Georges Hall.The evocative exhibition features 60 fascinating images depicting the Liverpool landmark and spans more than half a…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01512 256909
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Cud
O2 Academy Liverpool

Cud at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 05 September 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: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Discover Sefton’s coast woodland - talk and walk
St Luke's Parish Hall

Following on from the success of summer evening walks earlier this year three more walks and talks take place this month looking at Sefton Coast woodlands as we head into autumn. The walks will reveal some of the hidden gems of the…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01925 816217
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Discover Sefton’s coast woodland - walk and talk
St Luke's Parish Hall

Following on from the success of summer evening walks earlier this year three more walks and talks take place this month looking at Sefton Coast woodlands as we head into autumn. The walks will reveal some of the hidden gems of the…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01925 816217
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Richard Thompson
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Richard Thompson at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Tuesday 08 September 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Richard Thompson live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Nathan Carter
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Nathan Carter at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Thursday 10 September 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…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Races 2015 Betfair Autum Festival
Chester Racecourse

Races 2015 Betfair Autum Festival at Chester Racecourse in Chester on Friday 11 September 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…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Sports

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Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick
The Citadel

Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick are two of the biggest names in British folk music and they tour together in 2015.Their experienced approach to their art lacks none of the fervour of their early days and brings a maturity born of many…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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The Doppel Gang
The Liverpool Lantern Theatre

A new comedy play inspired by the legendary Marx Brothers embarks on a nationwide tour this autumn. Just Some Theatre Company are the talented young bunch behind The Doppel Gang a new comedy by Dominic Hedges which will tour 12 venues.The…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 085158
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Polar States
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

Polar States at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 12 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Polar States tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Concert: Towards the Romantics
Liverpool St Georges Hall

Sunday Matinee concert with Edward Peak and Orchestra dellArte. In the third concert of our trilogy Mozart leaves his legacy to music as we move onwards to Beethoven. The concert will feature his exciting Seventh Symphony and the the lovely Romance in…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07867 528034
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Discover Sefton’s coast woodland - Walk
St Luke's Parish Hall

Following on from the success of summer evening walks earlier this year more walks and talks take place this month looking at Sefton Coast woodlands as we head into autumn. The walks will reveal some of the hidden gems of the coastal…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01925 816217
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Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Liverpool Allerton Back Clinic,

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: 4.9 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07599 209293
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Boycott Aggers The Second Innings
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Boycott Aggers The Second Innings at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Tuesday 15 September 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…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Richard Dawson & Asiq Nargile
The Kazimier

Mellowtone & Ceremony Concerts presents: Richard Dawson & Asiq Nargile featuring Ex Easter Island Head.A very special union of two bold and visionary performers from very different walks of song: Richard Dawson Newcastle‐Upon‐Tyne UK and Asiq Nargile Georgia are bound together by…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07711 937259
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Art Garfunkel
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Born in 1941 Art Garfunkel is a Grammy Award‐winning US singer songwriter as well as a Golden Globe nominated actor. You probably know him better as one half of the celebrated folk band Simon…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Songwriters at the Lantern #1 with Paul Straws
The Liverpool Lantern Theatre

Stalwarts of the Liverpool music scene Mellowtone and Liverpool Acoustic have joined forces to present a series of evenings with Liverpool‐based songwriters in the intimate surroundings of the Lantern Theatre.First up is folk popper Paul Straws playing the best from a…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07711 937259
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The Moulettes
The Citadel

Moulettes are one of the UKs most unique touring bands and are steadily being singled out from the wave of Bjork & Kate Bush influenced Alt.Folk artists that have arisen this decade. With Strings Guitars Drums Bassoon and Synths Moulettes music weaves…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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State Champs
O2 Academy Liverpool

State Champs at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Thursday 17 September 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch State Champs live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Alan Carr: Yap Yap- Liverpool Comedy Festival
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The Comedy Trust has announced the return of the annual Liverpool Comedy Festival for a 14th consecutive October in venues across the city region. They have also confirmed some stellar stand‐up comedy names to start the ball rolling with one of the…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01512 102895
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Cash (No.1 Johnny Cash Tribute)
The Citadel

As is so often the case with unique artists it takes another one to fully appreciate them. Having lived the life and music of Johnny Cash and other country heroes who came before and since Ben Welburn aka CASH has effortlessly recreated…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Liverpool Comedy Festival
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The Comedy Trust has announced the return of the annual Liverpool Comedy Festival for a 14th consecutive October in venues across the city region. They have also confirmed some stellar stand‐up comedy names to start the ball rolling with two of the…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08704 430955
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Alan Carr
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Brian Wilson
Echo Arena

Brian Wilson at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Friday 18 September 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: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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JUDIE TZUKE - Songs and Stories
The Citadel

Judie Tzuke rose to fame with the hauntingly beautiful track Stay With Me Till Dawn. She has had a number of top 10 albums including the much celebrated Welcome To The Cruise. Listen to songs old and new at this intimate gig.…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Definitely Might Be
O2 Academy Liverpool

Definitely Might Be at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 19 September 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…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Vibrant Vintage Fair
Haigh Hall, Wigan, Lancashire

Vibrant Vintage are organising 5 fabulous vintage and retro craft fairs at the impressive stately Haigh Hall during 2015. The fairs have a wide range of stalls selling vintage and retro clothing accessories home wear collectables and china dating from 1920's…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07787 316234
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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…

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…

HM Customs and Excise Museum

Take a look at the never‐ending battle between smugglers and duty men. The HM Customs & Excise National Museum tells the exciting story of smuggling and contraband from the 1700s to the present day. The museum holds the national collection of the Department of Customs and Excise,…

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