What's on in Southport, Merseyside
Local Tourist Guide
Welcome to Southport in the beautiful county of Merseyside. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Southport - 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 Southport to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Southport
If you're out on the tiles in Southport then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Southport will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Southport.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Southport (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Southport for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Southport for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Rooms from £30.00
Rooms from £40.00
The Vincent HotelSouthport
Rooms from £83.00
Prince Of Wales HotelSouthport
Rooms from £36.00
Rooms from £35.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Heart & Soul: The MusicalApplet Music Productions presents brand new musical Heart & Soul that tells the rollercoaster journey of a young woman’s quest for success in the cut-throat music industry, whilst juggling love, life and family drama. …||14 - 15 Mar 2014Floral Pavilion TheatreNew BrightonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|The OvertonesThe Overtones performs live at Blackpool Opera House in Blackpool, Lancashire on Friday, 14 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for The Overtones at Blackpool Opera House now.…||14 Mar 2014Blackpool Opera HouseBlackpoolMiscellaneous|
|Blackpool Pleasure Beach Ghost HuntGhost Train The most famous ghost story at Pleasure Beach is that of the Ghost Train Ride. The ride, which dates back over 80 years is apparently haunted by the ghost of a resentful ride worker, who died about 20 years a…||15 - 16 Mar 2014Blackpool Pleasure BeachBlackpoolMiscellaneous|
|Ghost Hunt Blackpool Pleasure BeachGhost Train The most famous ghost story at Pleasure Beach is that of the Ghost Train Ride. The ride, which dates back over 80 years is apparently haunted by the ghost of a resentful ride worker, who died about 20 years a…||15 - 16 Mar 2014Blackpool Pleasure BeachBlackpoolMiscellaneous|
|Epik! presents St. Patrick's DayWow... St. Paddy's day is falling on a Monday night, and it's going to be #Epik! Excluding Freshers this is going to be one of the biggest Monday events of the year... Don't miss out! Special Skittle Cocktails will be …||17 - 18 Mar 2014Squires Night ClubPrestonNightclubs|
|Kerry GodlimanKerry Godliman will be performing live Comedy at 53 Degrees on the Saturday, 22 March 2014 in Preston, Lancashire. Buy tickets for Kerry Godliman online.…||22 Mar 201453 DegreesPrestonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Wedding and Vintage FairPreston's Vintage Masonic Hall is host to Preston's City Wedding and Vintage Fair - Wedding Fair with a Vintage and Traditional Feel The Bridal Rooms will house over 50 vendors. Catwalks from Traditional Bridal,Vintage …||23 Mar 2014Preston MasonicPrestonExhibitions|
|Young KnivesYoung Knives performs live at 53 Degrees in Preston, Lancashire on Sunday, 23 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Young Knives at 53 Degrees now.…||23 Mar 201453 DegreesPrestonMiscellaneous|
|Jane McDonaldJane McDonald performs live at Blackpool Opera House in Blackpool, Lancashire on Friday, 28 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Jane McDonald at Blackpool Opera House now.…||28 Mar 2014Blackpool Opera HouseBlackpoolMiscellaneous|
|Lady Bracknell EntertainsYou are once again invited to Opera Viva's popular event, "Lady Bracknell Entertains" Nominated as "Best Concert" and "Best Ensemble" NODA Awards, 2013 , this lively event shows the range of Opera Viva's talented perform…||28 Mar 2014Holy Trinity Church HallSouthportMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|The OrbThe Orb performs live at 53 Degrees in Preston, Lancashire on Friday, 28 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for The Orb at 53 Degrees now.…||28 Mar 201453 DegreesPrestonMiscellaneous|
|Livewire The ACDC ShowLivewire The ACDC Show at 53 Degrees live on Saturday, 29 March 2014 in Preston, Lancashire. For tickets to see Livewire The ACDC Show at 53 Degrees, see the list of ticket prices.…||29 Mar 201453 DegreesPrestonMiscellaneous|
|Lydiate Scouts Car Boot SaleIntroduction 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. Full details available at www.lydiatescouts.org.uk/carboot…||29 Mar 2014Lydiate Parish HallLydiateCar Boot Sales|
|Lytham Vintage and Antiques MarketLytham Vintage and Antiques Market. 30 great traders selling Vintage, Antiques, Retro, Pre-loved Treasures and Collectables. Town centre venue. Lytham Assembly Rooms (formerly Lytham Baths), Dicconson Terrace, Lytham, La…||29 Mar 2014Lytham Assembly RoomsLythamCar Boot Sales|
|MTV Dance TourMTV come to Preston's biggest nightclub and take over for the night. MTV residents DJ R3WIRE and host Varski will be joining Nick Coulson in the main room for the night playing EDM. DJ Sniper will be on level one all n…||29 - 30 Mar 2014EvoquePrestonNightclubs|
|Russell WatsonRussell Watson appears live in Blackpool, Lancashire at Blackpool Opera House on Saturday, 29 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch Russell Watson at Blackpool Opera House, see the list of tickets available for Russell…||29 Mar 2014Blackpool Opera HouseBlackpoolMiscellaneous|
|Miles KaneMiles Kane appears live in Preston, Lancashire at 53 Degrees on Monday, 31 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch Miles Kane at 53 Degrees, see the list of tickets available for Miles Kane.…||31 Mar 201453 DegreesPrestonMiscellaneous|
|Grand NationalGrand National appear live to play Horse Racing at Aintree Racecourse on Thursday, 03 April 2014, in Liverpool, Merseyside. For the best ticket prices, see below.…||3 Apr 2014Aintree RacecourseLiverpoolSports|
|Frank SkinnerTickets for Frank Skinner at Preston Guildhall on the Friday, 04 April 2014 are bound to sell out fast - to watch Frank Skinner live at Preston Guildhall see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices, primary …||4 Apr 2014Preston GuildhallPrestonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Frank Skinner Man in a SuitFrank Skinner Man in a Suit appears live in Preston, Lancashire at Preston Guildhall on Friday, 04 April 2014. For ticket prices to watch Frank Skinner Man in a Suit at Preston Guildhall, see the list of tickets availab…||4 Apr 2014Preston GuildhallPrestonMiscellaneous|
Easter in Southport
Easter activities in Southport
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Southport.
Wedding fairs in Southport
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Southport. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.