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

02
AUG
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: 8.6 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07599 209293
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03
AUG
Mark Lanegan
O2 Academy Liverpool

Mark Lanegan at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Monday 03 August 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…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
AUG
View St Georges Hall Minton Tiled Flooring
Liverpool St Georges Hall

Visitors to Liverpools St Georges Hall will get the rare opportunity to view the spectacular Grade II listed building in all of its remarkable glory this August as its famous Minton Tiled flooring will once again be unveiled from Fri 7 …

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01512 333020
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08
AUG
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: 2.5 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07855695085(Textspref erred)
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08
AUG
Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'World of Wine'
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 and Proven and…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 808367
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09
AUG
Hollywood Ending
O2 Academy Liverpool

Hollywood Ending at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Sunday 09 August 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Hollywood Ending live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
AUG
Touche Amore
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

Touche Amore at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool in Liverpool on Thursday 13 August 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Touche Amore live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
AUG
Kids Planet Widnes - Summer Fair & Open day
Kids Planet Day Nursery Widnes

Come along and join us for our summer fair and open day on Saturday 15th August 11am ‐ 2pm.Meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities. Plus lots of activities ‐ bouncy castle face painting tombola raffle and moreKids Planet Widnes…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01512 577079
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15
AUG
The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes
Exchange Flags

Detective Sherlock Holmes has a mysterious new case to investigate when summoned to a nunnery deep in the English countryside. Holmes and his companion Dr Watson join the search for the most elusive piece of treasure known to mankind. With a missing…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 070729
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17
AUG
A Wilhelm Scream
O2 Academy Liverpool

A Wilhelm Scream at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Monday 17 August 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch A Wilhelm Scream live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
AUG
Halestorm
O2 Academy Liverpool

Lzzy Hale is currently one of the hottest chicks in the heavy metal scene. She and her brother Arejay Hale have been writing and performing their own original music ever since they were kids. The…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
AUG
The Kooks
O2 Academy Liverpool

Multi‐platinum selling guitar‐pop band The Kooks will tour Europe this autumn to coincide with the release of brand new album Junk of the Heart out September 12th.…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
AUG
Hooton Park 1940s Weekend
Hooton Park

ACTION STATIONS The war is returning to Hooton Park the former WW1 airbase close to the banks of the River Mersey which played a vital role in the defence of Merseyside during the Second World War. The Northern Forties…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 0776 073914
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22
AUG
The Jungle Book
Exchange Flags

In the magical Indian jungle a new arrival changes the animal kingdom forever. Your favourite animal characters are brought to life to create an enchanting and fun‐filled musical show for children of all ages. Join Mowgli on his wonderful adventures with the…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 070729
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27
AUG
Awolnation
O2 Academy Liverpool

Awolnation at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Thursday 27 August 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…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
AUG
Liverpool Family Fun Festival
Riversdale Police Club Grounds

Where: Riversdale police club grounds Riversdale road. When: Friday 28th Aug‐ Monday 31st AugThis summer will welcome Liverpools family fun festivalThis lively and exciting event is set to be one of the highlights of the year. Liverpool Family Fun festival has…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07412 363833
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29
AUG
Lytham Vintage and Antiques Market
Lytham Vintage and Antiques Market

Up to 30 great traders selling Vintage Antiques Retro Pre‐loved Treasures and Collectables. Town centre venue. Lytham Assembly Rooms formerly Lytham Baths Dicconson Terrace Lytham Lancashire FY8 5JY. Lovely venue and tea rooms. Open 10.00am ‐ 4.00pm. Sellers: 1 x 6ft…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 01253 782828
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05
SEP
Jane Eyre
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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: 6.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 070729
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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: 6.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01512 256909
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05
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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: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
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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: 7 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: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
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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: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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12
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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: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
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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: 7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
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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: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
SEP
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: 10.5 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: 6.4 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: 7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01512 102895
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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,…

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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