What's on inSefton


Welcome to Sefton

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

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Forthcoming events in Sefton

25
APR
A Midsummer Nights Dream
Liverpool Epstein Theatre

On a Midsummers night four young lovers find themselves wrapped in the dream‐like arms of an enchanted forest where sprites lurk and fairies rule. While a feuding Fairy King and Queen are at war their paths are crossed by Bottom Quince and…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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25
APR
Liverpool Re-imagined - Unbuilt Liverpool!
Quaker House

SPEAKER: Mark Anthony Craig: Landscape Architect and Regeneration Officer; Chair of New Ferry Residents Association; WW2 re‐enactorTV and film extra.Liverpool has a very distinctive skyline. The Three Pier Head Graces the two Cathedrals the Radio City Tower and more recently the Waterfront…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

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27
APR
Lord Arthur Savile's Crime by Wirral Community The
Westbourne Hall

Based on an 1890s story by Oscar Wilde about Lord Arthur Savile who is engaged to thelovely Sybil Merton and looking forward to a blissful married life. However his future mother‐in‐law Lady Julia is about to throw his life into chaos and…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07704 789784
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28
APR
Sara Pascoe - Animal
Liverpool Epstein Theatre

As always Sara is honest and unflinching as she expounds on sexuality empathy art God and pubic hair. If that sounds a bit weighty there will also be stuff about selfies glow worms and RuPauls Drag Race. Also and this should be…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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28
APR
Chas Dave
O2 Academy Liverpool

Chas Dave at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Friday 28 April 2017. 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…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
APR
Dough!
The Citadel

Dough explores how life can be filled with colour and beauty when we step outside the beige world we know. Franky is in a mess a very doughy mess. Unable to resolve the chaos in her kitchen she has to make a…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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04
MAY
Just Like that... The Tommy Cooper Show
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Hambledon Productions with the kind support ofThe Tommy Cooper Estate and Vicky Cooper PresentJUST LIKE THAT THE TOMMY COOPER SHOWTommy Cooper was a true comic genius. His impeccable timing misfiring magic trademark fez and quick‐fire gags made him an international star and…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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06
MAY
Professor Brian Cox Live
Liverpool Echo Arena

Now coming to even more venues across UK and Ireland in Spring 2017 its the hotly anticipated tour by the acclaimed Professor Brian Cox OBE. The show will take audiences on a dazzling journey through space and time delving into high science…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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06
MAY
The Doors Alive Plus Guests
The Citadel

The Doors Alive are the No.1 tribute band to the legendary Sixties Californian rock gurus ‐ The Doors.They re‐create the sound look presence and feel of a real 1960s Doors concert perfectly and effortlessly transporting the crowd back in time with such…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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06
MAY
Professor Brian Cox
Echo Arena

Professor Brian Cox at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Saturday 06 May 2017. 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: 7.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
MAY
Secrets The Musical
Liverpool Epstein Theatre

At Mersey Entertainments Agency Larry and Liz Nicole Barber‐Lane are busy organising a show for a Millionaires birthday party ‐ identity a secret Unfortunately for them though their old enemy Metal Mick Danny Taylor is back in town and is yet again…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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13
MAY
Classic Rock Society Presents: Magenta
The Citadel

Magenta are very excited to announce that theyll be returning to the Citadel during their biggest‐ever sequence of gigs in Spring 2017. The concert will coincide with the release of the bands as‐yet‐unnamed seventh studio album to hit shelves in April…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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13
MAY
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: 6.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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13
MAY
Spiritual Healing - The Health of the Future.
Friends Meeting House, "The Small Meeting Room"

I have remained nothing more than a normal natural person are the words Bruno Groening wrote; a person who possessed the simple intuitive knowledge of the laws governing divine spiritual healing.The audience can experience the divine power in their own bodies that…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01524 409345
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13
MAY
The Fureys
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

The FureysSaturday 13th May 7:30pmAll tickets £20.50Legends of Irish music & song The FUREYS renowned for their hit songs I will love you When you were sweet 16 The Green fields of France The old man Red rose cafe From Clare to…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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14
MAY
Martin Turner ex Wishbone Ash
The Citadel

Wishbone Ash was formed by West Country musicians Martin Turner and Steve Upton. Intent on creating a musical sound that was rich in texture and melody Martin Turner envisaged the bands innovative harmony‐guitar hallmark and guitarists Ted Turner and Andy Powell were…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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15
MAY
Aromatherapy for Childbirth Liverpool Monday
Quaker Meeting House

RCM accredited:Course for Midwives Student Midwives Doulas student Doulas Health and Maternity Care Assistants and other birth workers to use aromatherapy in Childbirth. 7 CPD points.Aromatherapy for Childbirth aims to:Provide theoretical and practical learning to enable midwives doulas and other birth workers…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07748 970986
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19
MAY
Space
The Citadel

Following on from their hugely successful Give Me Your Future tour in 2016 the massively popular band return to St Helens to play classic tracks and songs from their latest album.2015 was a good year for the band with Female of the…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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20
MAY
The Songs of Leonard Cohen 1934 - 2016
The Citadel Arts Centre

This wonderful Tower of Songs ‐ stripped back and desolateEnigmatic and sub textural songwriter Leonard Cohen was an unflinching character with an exact sense of prose a wry humour and courage to wrestle with the unspoken forgiving human frailty with the brush…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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20
MAY
Ultimate Bowie
Liverpool Epstein Theatre

David Bowie has frequently reinvented his music and image and is widely regarded as one of the most influential innovators over the last five decades His sudden death has touched people all over the world as fans of all ages unite…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01517 094044
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22
MAY
Romeo & Juliet
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Merely Theatre CompanypresentsRomeo & JulietMonday 22nd May 7:30pmTuesday 23rd May 2:30pmAdults £12.50 Seniors £10.50 Children £8.50School groups of 20 £7.50This shows will run at approximately 90 minutes plus interval.Filled with emotion and action Merely Theatre Company deliver both sweeping drama and intimate…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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22
MAY
Twelfth Night
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Merely Theatre ComapnypresentTwelfth NightMonday 22nd May 2:30pmTuesday 23rd May 7:30pmAdults £12.50 Seniors £10.50 Children £8.50School groups of 20 £7.50Unlikely lovers come crashing together in this riotous and deeply tender comedy. 5 actors use their imagination and innovation to present identical twins multiple…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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25
MAY
Carl Hutchinson: The Fixer
Liverpool Epstein Theatre

From people who obnoxiously post motivational quotes on social media to those who urge you to put your phone in rice when you get it wet Carl Hutchinson tackles a bunch of little everyday issues in his latest show The Fixer. Fresh…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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26
MAY
Joe Longthorne
Liverpool Epstein Theatre

Currently residing in his adopted home of Blackpool Joe Longthorne is still a hugely popular and inspirational performer. Now watched by many on Royal Variety Performances he first rose to fame after his success on…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
MAY
The Tina Turner Experience
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

The TIna Turner ExperienceFriday 26th May 7:30pmGeneral Admission £19.50This fully live energetic show charts the life and career of one of theworlds iconic performers. Full of hits like Private Dancer Nutbush CityLimits Proud Mary River Deep Mountain High and Lets StayTogether to…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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27
MAY
Broadway and Beyond
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Broadway and BeyondSaturday 27th May 7:30pmAdults £17.50 Concessions £16.50Broadway and Beyond is a thrilling and entertaining mix of music and wit from the most popular musicals of the twentieth and twenty‐first centuries. The performance is an uplifting celebration presented in an engaging…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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27
MAY
The Producers
The Citadel

Its safe to say that for the past 25 years The Producers have certainly been busy. They have released nine albums of which Aint no Love in the World won them Blues Album of the Year award. Theyve featured…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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29
MAY
Southport Waterloo AC 15km
Liverpool

29th May 2017Distance: 15kmCourse: 1 LAPCost: Un‐affiliated ‐£16 Affiliated ‐ £14Race start time: 09:30Registration: 08:00Facilities: Goody Bag ‐ Drinks Stations ‐ Km Markers ‐ Marshals ‐ Toilets ‐ Baggage Area ‐ Medal ‐ Live Timing ‐ Online Results ‐ Chip Timing ‐…

Location: 2.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07740 554190
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02
JUN
Milkshake! Live 'The Magic Story Book'
Liverpool Epstein Theatre

Starring Milkshake favourites Bob the Builder Little Princess Noddy Fireman Sam Shimmer & Shine Pip from Pip Ahoy Winnie and Wilbur Wissper Milkshakes very own Milkshake Monkey and two Milkshake presenters this all singing all dancing musical masterpiece will take audiences on…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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02
JUN
Panic Room
The Citadel

Welsh rock band Panic Room released their debut album in 2008 titled Visionary Position. The band are made up of a former Karnataka members; Jonathan Edwards Gavin Griffiths Paul Davies Anne‐Marie Helder and Alun Vaughan.…

Location: 10.5 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,…

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…

British Lawnmower Museum

The Museum has now become one of the Worlds leading authorities on vintage lawnmowers and is now the largest import & export specialists in antique garden machinery, supplying parts, archive conservation of manuscript materials and valuing machines from all over the world.Included in this Unique National collection are…

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