What's on inSouthport

Welcome to Southport

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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Forthcoming events in Southport

11
FEB
Hot Water Comedy Club 'Boiling Point'
Hot Water Comedy Club, Upstairs at The Crown Hotel

Our Thursday night Boiling Point show features 2 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. Slightly different to our triple headline Friday & Saturday…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07478 699007
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11
FEB
Impossible
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Impossible at Liverpool Empire Theatre in Liverpool on Thursday 11 February 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 the best prices…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
FEB
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: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07478 699007
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13
FEB
Event Name Leye D Johns Presents... VIVA!
Viva Blackpool

Leave your troubles at the door take your reserved seats and get yourselves ready for a wonderful evening packed with comedy music and dance performed by our supremely talented cast in our amazing award winning venueLaughter a plenty with Leye D Johns...Join…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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13
FEB
Leye D Johns Presents... VIVA!
Viva Blackpool

Join your host Leye D Johns for an evening of pure escapism with the very best guest vocalists and our beautiful VIVA Showgirls on our unbelievable stage for a show which youre sure to love A night full of fun with…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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13
FEB
Sintillate at Empire, Saturday 13th February 2016
Empire

Liverpools best night out is without doubt Empire on Seel Street With four distinct rooms all offering a unique enjoyable atmosphere Empire is the destination of choice for Liverpools party people. Backed by world class DJs week in week out Sintillates party…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02077 310000
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13
FEB
The Ghost Inside
O2 Academy Liverpool

The Ghost Inside at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 13 February 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…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
FEB
Valentines Evening With Joe Longthorne
Viva Blackpool

A romantic night with Our JoeAs we celebrate a special occasion its Valentines night and where better to spend it that Viva Blackpool with pre‐show dining and a sensational show to follow.One of the greatest entertainers Britain has ever produced Joe has…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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17
FEB
Leye D Johns Presents... VIVA! on 17
Viva Blackpool

Join your host Leye D Johns for an evening of pure escapism with the very best guest vocalists and our beautiful VIVA Showgirls on our unbelievable stage for a show which youre sure to love A night full of fun with…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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18
FEB
Voices: Loved Up
81 Renshaw

Voices is back Grins first show of 2016 is our showcase for new writing. With 7 original monologues about love read by up‐and‐coming actors Voices is bound to leave you feeling loved up.TICKETS: http:www.eventbrite.co.ukevoices‐loved‐up‐tickets‐18257785528UPDATE: After Fridays performance well be holding a Q&A…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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20
FEB
Leye D Johns Presents... VIVA.
Viva Blackpool

Leye D Johns presents an amazing evening of live show entertainment also starring the stunning VIVA Showgirls and incredible guest vocalists each night with stunning production lighting and sound no two shows are ever the same in this amazing Vegas Style…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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20
FEB
Walk the Moon
O2 Academy Liverpool

Walk the Moon at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 20 February 2016. 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…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
FEB
Ed Byrne: Outside, Looking In
Blackpool Grand Theatre

Reviews from previous shows: Comedys holy grail.... Go see The Sunday Times. A masterful display of the comics art... This is a seamless and perfectly timed show that could stand proudly next to any Izzard Bailey Carr or Skinner stadium‐filler.…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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21
FEB
Leona Lewis
Liverpool Empire Theatre

British popR&B singer‐songwriter Leona Lewis has shot to fame over the last few years following her astounding success on the third series of the TV show The X Factor which she won. Now a…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
FEB
Avenue Q
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Avenue Q tells the funny story of Princeton a US college graduate who has moved to the New York neighbourhood of Avenue Q in order to discover his purpose in life. Full of hilarious…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
FEB
Ryley Walker with Danny Thompson
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Singer‐songwriter Ryley Walker plays guitar like Bert Jansch and sings like Tim Buckley yet has a musical style thats all his own. Still only in his mid‐twenties hes well on his way to becoming a major artist as the rave reviews for…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07748 917201
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26
FEB
Liverpool Speed Dating - age groups: 21-35
Revolution

At this event there will be two age groups: 21‐35 and 30‐45. Although they will both be taking place in the same venue you will only speed date the people that are in the age group that you booked for.Fastlove is the…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07931 300555
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26
FEB
The Classic Rock Show
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The Classic Rock Show at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Friday 26 February 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: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
FEB
Jamie Raven
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Jamie Raven at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Saturday 27 February 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Jamie Raven live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
FEB
Rudimental
Liverpool Guild Of Students

Rudimental at Liverpool Guild Of Students in Liverpool on Saturday 27 February 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 the best…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
FEB
Jack Savoretti
O2 Academy Liverpool

Jack Savoretti at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Sunday 28 February 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Jack Savoretti live in the…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
MAR
ZooNation Into The Hoods: Remixed
Blackpool Grand Theatre

Into the Hoods: Remixed is the newly revamped version of the award‐winning production that stormed the West End in 2009. The much‐loved show returns to the stage with all the wit and charm of the original updated for 2015 with new choreography…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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03
MAR
Paul Daniels & Debbie McGee 'Intimate' Magic Tour
Hot Water Comedy Club

Several years ago the most entertaining magic guy in the world Paul Daniels together with his wife Debbie McGee toured with a small intimate magic show and had so much fun they have decided to do it again. They will be bringing…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07478 699007
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06
MAR
80's Invasion Tour
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The 80s are back Tony Denton Promotions bring together four of the decades most memorable artists to tour together for the first time ever. The 80s Invasion tour features the cream of music from the some of the most popular artists…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 709709
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06
MAR
Big Country Midge Ure 80s Invasion
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Big Country Midge Ure 80s Invasion at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Sunday 06 March 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
MAR
YolanDa Brown: Reggae Love Songs
The Concert Room - St George's Hall

The Reggae Love Songs tour will be an infectious journey of Reggae rhythms from the Caribbean peppered with supreme Jazz flavoured inflections and sensibilities. Throughout the tour YolanDa Brown will be joined by special guest performers including Lemar Omar Mica Paris and…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 000410
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08
MAR
Collabro
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Collabro at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Tuesday 08 March 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Collabro live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
MAR
The Stranglers
O2 Academy Liverpool

The Stranglers are pleased to announce a full UK tour in March 2012 the band have been busy in the studio writing and recording their seventeenth studio album which is due for release next year.…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
MAR
Jay Rayner: My Dining Hell
St George's Hall

Taking place in various theatres across the country from February to May A Night OF Food and Agony and My Dining Hell entertainingly combine Jay Rayners flair for storytelling and acerbic wit with a hitherto hidden talent as a musician.My Dining Hell…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02036 598914
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09
MAR
Scott Bradlee
O2 Academy Liverpool

Scott Bradlee at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Wednesday 09 March 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Scott Bradlee tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


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…

Atkinson Art Gallery

British art of the 17th‐20th centuries, including works by Lely, Cotman, Ford Madox Brown, Sickert and Ginner, as well as The Death of General Wolfe by Benjamin West. Large collection of British watercolours, etchings and engravings.Themed exhibitions from the permanent collection are regularly shown. Every month the Gallery…

Balloons Over Lancashire

Hot Air Balloons at Balloons Over Lancashire in Leyland, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01772 601525 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Hesketh Park

The largest park in Southport, comprised of a large and safe children's play area, mini golf course and children's train in a woodland setting. There are numerous nature trails throughout this picturesque park, containing varied wildlife with duck ponds, lakes and a large Aviary.Park Caf. Parking is free…

New Pleasureland

Pleasureland was opened in King's Gardens, Southport, in 1912 with a Helter Skelter and figure eight rollercoaster. By 1924 the addition of a water chute, boats on the Marine Lake and a Hiram Maxim Flying Machine meant the park had outgrown its site and the rides and attractions…

Southport Botanic Gardens

Just a few minutes out of the Southport centre in Churchtown are the Botanic Gardens. Originally opened in 1874, these Victorian gardens are bursting with floral splendour and colourful displays.Winding through the park is the gardens lake and a multitude of pathways. Theres a Victorian fernery, aviary, gift…

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