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  • Sir Peter Blake: Everybody Razzle Dazzle

    Sir Peter Blake: Everybody Razzle Dazzle

    Pier Head
    Sun 2 Apr ‘17 - Thu 31 Jan ‘19

    Make sure to catch Liverpool’s iconic Dazzle Ferry, a moving artwork by the Godfather of British pop art, Sir Peter Blake, who famously designed the album cover for The Beatles’

  • Sgt Pepper Suits at The Beatles Story

    Sgt Pepper Suits at The Beatles Story


    Wed 12 Apr ‘17 - Sun 3 Sep ‘17

    The Beatles Story has unveiled its newest exhibits to mark 50 years since the era-defining Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album was recorded and top of the bill is

  • Tonight At Noon

    Tonight At Noon


    Wed 12 Apr ‘17 - Sat 15 Jul ‘17

    Tonight At Noon is a series of exhibitions and events to celebrate 50 years since the publication of The Mersey Sound by Liverpool Poets Adrian Henri, Roger McGough and Brian

  • Adrian Henri – Painter/Poet/Performer

    Adrian Henri – Painter/Poet/Performer

    St George's Hall
    Wed 12 Apr ‘17 - Sat 15 Jul ‘17

    Adrian Henri was a “total artist” – he came to prominence as a poet in 1967 alongside Roger McGough and Brian Patten, but he had trained as a painter, set

  • The Mersey Sound Archives

    The Mersey Sound Archives

    Liverpool Central Library
    Wed 12 Apr ‘17 - Sat 15 Jul ‘17

    In 1967, The Mersey Sound brought poetry down from the shelf and onto the street, capturing the mood of the Sixties. A publishing phenomenon, it went on to become the

  • The Story Giant

    The Story Giant

    Liverpool Everyman
    Thu 13 Apr ‘17 - Sat 29 Apr ‘17

    The Everyman Theatre produce a new adaptation of Brian Patten’s The Story Giant, a tale for families of a giant who lives off new stories from around the world. Directed

  • Hands-on with the 1960s

    Hands-on with the 1960s

    Museum of Liverpool
    Wed 19 Apr ‘17 - Thu 3 Aug ‘17

    Find out about some iconic bands and a time when Liverpool was setting the music scene ablaze! Dates and Times 19 April 1.30-3.30pm 20 April 1-3pm 22 April 11am-12noon 29,

  • The Cathedral of Dreams

    The Cathedral of Dreams

    Museum of Liverpool
    Thu 20 Apr ‘17 - Thu 3 Aug ‘17

    Explore the fascinating story of Liverpool's ‘cathedral that never was’ and see the huge model of what would have been the world's second largest cathedral, right here in Liverpool. Dates

  • Birkenhead Park Festival

    Birkenhead Park Festival


    Sat 29 Apr ‘17 - Mon 1 May ‘17

    Artisan Network are proud to present a fantastic 3 day Spectacular in this outstanding venue which will feature specially invited makers of high quality craft, art, plants/flowers, homeware and the

  • Norman Eames ‘desigNE’ jewellery

    Norman Eames ‘desigNE’ jewellery

    bluecoat
    Mon 1 May ‘17 - Thu 31 Aug ‘17

    Liverpool’s Bluecoat Display Centre has pioneered showing the most exciting of design-led contemporary craft for over 50 years - being founded in 1959. It gives us great pleasure to participate

  • Southport Festival

    Southport Festival

    The Atkinson
    Fri 5 May ‘17 - Sun 7 May ‘17

    The Southport Festival features music, literature and comedy and takes over Southport for 3 days of activities and events not to be missed! Confirmed events to date include a fantastic

  • Liverpool Disco Festival and Southport Weekender 30th Anniversary

    Liverpool Disco Festival and Southport Weekender 30th Anniversary

    Baltic Triangle
    Sat 6 May ‘17

    Artists include: D-Train (Live) , Ultra Naté (Live), David Morales (Disco Set and After Party House set), DJ Jazzy Jeff, Tony Humphries (4hr Zanzibar set), Joey Negro, Jellybean Benitez, Danny

  • Abhisaar

    Abhisaar

    The Capstone Theatre
    Fri 12 May ‘17

    'Abhisaar' is that beautiful journey that one sets out on in pursuit of something more, transcending the world around them. Just as rivers flow to the ocean and as maestros

  • Messe de Liverpool by Pierre Henry

    Messe de Liverpool by Pierre Henry

    Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral
    Sat 13 May ‘17

    The French musique concrète composer was commissioned to create this electronic mass for the opening of the Brutalist building in 1967 but did not complete it. Fifty years later it

  • Voices of the Metropolitan Cathedral

    Voices of the Metropolitan Cathedral

    liverpool metropolitan cathedral
    Sat 13 May ‘17 - Thu 31 Aug ‘17

    Voices of the Metropolitan Cathedral is a fascinating audio trail that will take you on a journey around the city. Follow the trail which will take you into 5 secret

  • Summer Of Love Debate

    Summer Of Love Debate

    Metropolitan Cathedral
    Sat 13 May ‘17 - Thu 31 Aug ‘17

    2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral. As part of the Jubilee celebrations, METRO-BOULOT-DODO are creating a fascinating audio project. Voices of The Metropolitan Cathedral is a

  • Vintage & Makers Fair

    Vintage & Makers Fair

    The Atkinson
    Sat 13 May ‘17

    Join the team at The Atkinson as it's transformed into a vintage haven for the Vintage & Makers Fair. Expect the very best of vintage as a marvelous and eclectic mix

  • Liver Tots Get Moving!

    Liver Tots Get Moving!

    Museum of Liverpool
    Thu 18 May ‘17 - Thu 3 Aug ‘17

    Babies and toddlers can gain new skills in this psychedelic play and move session, move along to songs, rhymes and play with sensory toys. Dates and Times 18 May, 3

  • Wirral Live

    Wirral Live

    Tranmere Rovers Football Club
    Fri 19 May ‘17 - Sun 21 May ‘17

    Wirral Live is a 3 day live music concert at Prenton Park, the home of Tranmere Rovers Football Club. Madness will be the headline act on the first night of

  • LightNight

    LightNight


    Fri 19 May ‘17

    Visitors of all ages can join in with everything from large-scale light projections and live music to hands-on workshops, dancing, art and crafts, spoken word, street performance, theatre, late-opening exhibitions

  • Sound City 2017

    Sound City 2017

    Clarence Graving Docks
    Thu 25 May ‘17 - Sun 28 May ‘17

    Having already announced a move to the larger Clarence Dock for 2017, Sound City has also revealed that it will host four days of festivities to mark its special birthday.

  • With a Little Help From My Friends

    With a Little Help From My Friends

    liverpool
    Thu 25 May ‘17 - Fri 16 Jun ‘17

    By Jeremy Deller and Metal Presented by Metal, With A Little Help from My Friends is a new work by Turner Prize winning artist Jeremy Deller. Inspired by the Beatles’

  • PepperLand by Mark Morris Dance Group

    PepperLand by Mark Morris Dance Group

    royal court theatre
    Thu 25 May ‘17 - Sat 27 May ‘17

    This new dance work features an original score by composer Ethan Iverson inspired by the songs Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, With a Little Help From My Friends, A

  • Physical Fest 2017 – Performance Programme

    Physical Fest 2017 – Performance Programme

    Liverpool
    Fri 26 May ‘17 - Sat 3 Jun ‘17

    8pm FRI 26TH MAY 
ONLY BONES – KALLO COLLECTIVE (FINLAND) £12/10 – The City of Liverpool College – The Arts Centre Using body manipulation and a contemporary approach to clowning,

  • Tmesis Theatre Training Company – Daydream Believers

    Tmesis Theatre Training Company – Daydream Believers

    Hope Street Theatre
    Fri 26 May ‘17 - Sat 3 Jun ‘17

    Tmesis Theatre Training Company - Daydream Believers 26, 27, 30 May, 2, 3 June 6pm and 7pm, 1st June 6.30pm | £3 Daydream Believers, is a psychedelic, theatrical, immersive experience

  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

    Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

    Albert Dock
    Sat 27 May ‘17 - Sun 28 May ‘17

    The popular running event is set to take part in the 50 Summers of Love celebration, embracing the music and culture of 1967. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool Marathon is

  • Artisans In Sefton Park

    Artisans In Sefton Park

    St Hilda's
    Sat 27 May ‘17 - Mon 29 May ‘17

    It's all in the detail & the Artisan Network invite lovers of unique gifts & fabulous foods to meet some of the regions most awesome creatives. Mix & mingle with

  • New Brighton Seaside Festival

    New Brighton Seaside Festival

    Marine Promenade
    Sat 27 May ‘17 - Mon 29 May ‘17

    New Brighton Seaside Festival is brand-new  for Spring 2017! The fantastic three-day family festival will take place over the Spring Bank Holiday (27-29 May). It will take over a huge space

  • The Band

    The Band

    Invisible Wind Factory
    Mon 29 May ‘17

    As part of the Physical Fest 2017 programme, The Band follows Sandy and Bruno through their quest for fame. "Sandy & Bruno met in the seventies. She was fame hungry,

  • Groovy Style

    Groovy Style

    Museum of Liverpool
    Mon 29 May ‘17 - Sun 4 Jun ‘17

    Try on some fab fashions from the 1960s. From afghan coats to Sergeant Peppers' jackets, experience some groovy 60s style! Dates and Times 29 May 11am-12noon 30, 31 May, 1,

  • The Thurston Moore Group: LIVE at St George’s Hall

    The Thurston Moore Group: LIVE at St George’s Hall

    St George's Hall
    Tue 30 May ‘17

    Thurston Moore is best known for being the co-founder of legendary alternative rock group Sonic Youth. His use of unusual tunings and distorted sounds have had an impact on experimental and

  • It was 50yrs ago today

    It was 50yrs ago today

    Liverpool Philharmonic
    Wed 31 May ‘17 - Sat 8 Jul ‘17

    A Celebration of Sgt Pepper and the Summer of Love Orchestrated by Nigel Osborne and hosted by legendary Liverpool poet Roger McGough, this is a once in a lifetime opportunity

  • She’s Leaving Home

    She’s Leaving Home

    toxteth
    Wed 31 May ‘17 - Sun 18 Jun ‘17

    By Phelim McDermott and 20 Stories High The play, which has been researched and developed with young adults in Liverpool, will explore themes around housing, what home means, and the

  • Launch: New Brighton Mermaid Trail

    Launch: New Brighton Mermaid Trail


    Wed 7 Jun ‘17

    An exciting new tourist art trail is coming to New Brighton, celebrating the local legend of The Black Rock Mermaid. The Mermaid Trail features six identical statues designed and created

  • Fixing a Hole

    Fixing a Hole

    The White Tomkins and Courage Grain Silo
    Thu 1 Jun ‘17 - Fri 16 Jun ‘17

    by Judy Chicago and Tate Liverpool Judy Chicago is renowned for her large-scale, collaborative installations. The celebratory work is Chicago’s largest painting to date, and will engage the local art

  • Suspended Time by GroupeF

    Suspended Time by GroupeF

    woolton wood
    Thu 1 Jun ‘17

    Inspired by Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds Christophe Berthonneau, Groupe F, The Lantern Company, Circo Rum Ba Ba Lucy, the girl with kaleidoscope eyes, has inspired this enchanting light

  • The Beatles Disco Wall

    The Beatles Disco Wall

    FACT
    Thu 1 Jun ‘17 - Tue 13 Jun ‘17

    Come join us when the sun goes down to take over the big screen on the front of FACT! Tweet it using the hashtag #LoveBeatles and then the number of

  • Cathedral Flower Festival: Cathedral Life – A Floral Tribute

    Cathedral Flower Festival: Cathedral Life – A Floral Tribute

    Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral
    Fri 2 Jun ‘17 - Mon 5 Jun ‘17

    Join the team at the Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral for a dazzling floral spectacle to celebrate celebrate Cathedral life in all its glory. See the Cathedral transformed into an oasis of

  • With A Little Help From Our Friends

    With A Little Help From Our Friends

    Albert Dock
    Sat 17 Jun ‘17

    Fresh from recording a number of Beatles tracks at Abbey Road Studios, London in their own homage to the Fab Four the Stratford upon Avon Festival Orchestra & Choir will be

  • Do Something Saturday

    Do Something Saturday

    FACT liverpool
    Sat 3 Jun ‘17

    Explore different elements of art-making and experimentation, inspired by some of The Beatles best known videos and costumes. FACT's Do Something Saturdays are an opportunity to see what your family

  • Solemn Jubilee Mass

    Solemn Jubilee Mass

    Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral
    Sun 4 Jun ‘17

    This Solemn Jubilee Mass of Thanksgiving, which takes place on the Feast of Pentecost, will officially mark 50 years of the Metropolitan Cathedral. It will be attended by Crosby born

  • Getting Better?

    Getting Better?

    liverpool
    Sun 4 Jun ‘17 - Fri 16 Jun ‘17

    By DJ Spooky We’re living in interesting times. But is it, as Paul McCartney sang, getting better all the time? Or is it a case, as a laconic John Lennon

  • Mr Kite’s MUSICIRCUS!

    Mr Kite’s MUSICIRCUS!

    aintree race course
    Sun 4 Jun ‘17

    Inspired by Being for the Benefit of Mr Kite by John Cage Trust Now, 50 years on, Sgt Pepper and Cage’s Musicircus are being entwined in an audacious fairground ride

  • City of Culture Tour

    City of Culture Tour

    museum of liverpool
    Mon 5 Jun ‘17 - Mon 28 Aug ‘17

    Join the Museum of Liverpool’s Visitor Host for a tour of the Wondrous Place gallery and take a look at the sport, music, art and writers of the city of

  • Magellan on the Mersey

    Magellan on the Mersey

    Princes Parade
    Tue 6 Jun ‘17

    A magnificent milestone is on the horizon for Cruise Liverpool as the city celebrates the Cruise Terminal’s 10th anniversary this summer! To mark the occasion, a seasonal celebration of events

  • When I’m 64

    When I’m 64

    Liverpool
    Thu 8 Jun ‘17

    By BBC Radio Merseyside Paul McCartney penned the song when he was a teenager, and when he returned to it in late 1966 as the Beatles prepared to start recording Sgt

  • Let’s not be ourselves, thank you Beatles

    Let’s not be ourselves, thank you Beatles

    liverpool
    Fri 9 Jun ‘17

    With Billy Shears’ Musical Emporium The Beatles took on the persona of Sgt Pepper for their ground-breaking work. And so playing on the idea of the Fab Four ‘not being themselves’,

  • Good Morning, Good Morning

    Good Morning, Good Morning

    Liverpool
    Fri 9 Jun ‘17

    Friday 9 June promises to be a morning like no other, as #SgtPepper50 presents 'Good Morning, Good Morning'... Are you a morning person? If not, make an exception just this once

  • Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra present “Gloria!”

    Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra present “Gloria!”

    Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral
    Sat 10 Jun ‘17

    This is a rare opportunity to hear Liverpool’s world famous orchestra perform in the unique surroundings of the Metropolitan Cathedral. Sir James MacMillan CBE is undoubtedly the most high profile

  • Rita Riot / Rita Requiem

    Rita Riot / Rita Requiem

    Liverpool
    Sat 10 Jun ‘17 - Sun 11 Jun ‘17

    by Meow Meow with The Kazimier and her Sleepless Beauties: Jherek Bischoff, Jethro Woodward, Andrea Lauer But Paul McCartney turned an encounter with a ‘meter maid’ close to London’s Abbey Road Studios into an

  • Beatles Ragafest and Indian Festival Village

    Beatles Ragafest and Indian Festival Village

    st george's hall
    Sun 11 Jun ‘17

    by Milapfest What drew George Harrison and The Beatles to Indian music and culture? Milapfest will rekindle and showcase the amazing creative and spiritual connection with India with a festival

  • Celebrity Eclipse Inaugural Cruise Call

    Celebrity Eclipse Inaugural Cruise Call

    princes parade
    Wed 14 Jun ‘17

    A magnificent milestone is on the horizon for Cruise Liverpool as the city celebrates the Cruise Terminal’s 10th anniversary this summer! To mark the occasion, a seasonal celebration of events

  • New Writing: Poetry Reading

    New Writing: Poetry Reading

    Bluecoat Chambers
    Fri 16 Jun ‘17

    For this poetry reading, five poets have been commissioned to write new work in response to the work of Adrian Henri, Roger McGough and Brian Patten. Taking part are award

  • 13th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts

    13th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts

    Prescot
    Fri 16 Jun ‘17 - Sun 25 Jun ‘17

    Highlights of the 13th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts include a concert by Leyland Brass Band, a Come & Sing performance of Rutter’s Magnificat, an organ recital

  • A Day in the Life (24 Zero Hours)

    A Day in the Life (24 Zero Hours)

    wolton picture house
    Fri 16 Jun ‘17

    by Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Hurricane Films “Found my coat and grabbed my hat, made the bus in seconds flat …” How do you measure a day? Bus time tables, tide timetables, twenty-four hours,

  • Africa Oyé

    Africa Oyé

    Sefton Park
    Sat 17 Jun ‘17 - Sun 18 Jun ‘17

    A whole host of events are set to take place throughout Liverpool over the next 12 months and now the dates for the centerpiece of it all - this year's

  • Hillbark Players: Open Air Shakespeare

    Hillbark Players: Open Air Shakespeare

    Royden Park
    Mon 19 Jun ‘17 - Sat 24 Jun ‘17

    Hillbark Players is the leading presenter of open-air Shakespeare in the North West. The Company was founded in 1964 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth. A purpose-built 450-seat

  • Summer Solstice

    Summer Solstice

    Princes Park
    Wed 21 Jun ‘17

    Join us for the summer solstice on Wednesday 21st June in Princes Park, hosted by arts and health organisation Squash Nutrition. Pop in to this free, celebratory community get-together marking midsummer’s day, anytime

  • Mary Wilson Live at The Cavern

    Mary Wilson Live at The Cavern

    The Cavern
    Wed 21 Jun ‘17

    Mary Wilson, original member of The Supremes is headlining a Royal Variety show at The London Palladium on Sunday 25th June 2017. We are delighted that she is playing the

  • Mersey Ferries Summer of Love Evening Cruises

    Mersey Ferries Summer of Love Evening Cruises

    Pier Head
    Thu 22 Jun ‘17 - Thu 14 Sep ‘17

    Summer Evening Cruises will this year be part of Liverpool’s 67-17: 50 Summers of Love; a season of events and performances inspired by the golden anniversary of the Summer of

  • Mersey River Festival 2017

    Mersey River Festival 2017

    Liverpool Waterfront
    Sat 24 Jun ‘17 - Sun 25 Jun ‘17

    The River Mersey is not just any river, it’s the beating heart of a truly special city that has been at the forefront of innovation for three centuries. The Mersey River

  • Roger McGough : Summer with Monika

    Roger McGough : Summer with Monika

    Liverpool Philharmonic
    Tue 27 Jun ‘17 - Wed 28 Jun ‘17

    Ensemble 10/10 'I spent the summer with Monika and Monika spent the summer with me'. Roger McGough’s magical, iconic tale of love was published in 1967 and subsequently scored and

  • Wirral Festival of Firsts

    Wirral Festival of Firsts

    Various venues in Hoylake
    Fri 30 Jun ‘17 - Sat 22 Jul ‘17

    The Wirral Festival of Firsts 2017 will take place from 30th June - 22nd July in various venues in and around Hoylake and Wirral bringing together hundreds of artists, performers

  • It was 50 years ago today

    It was 50 years ago today

    liverpool central library
    Sun 2 Jul ‘17

    It Was 50 Years Ago Today: The Beatles During and After the Summer of Love - Talk by author Kenneth Womack In this multimedia presentation, Ken Womack traces the band’s creative

  • Wirral Fashion Week

    Wirral Fashion Week

    Various venues around Wirral
    Mon 3 Jul ‘17 - Sun 9 Jul ‘17

    A week-long celebration of fashion and beauty, Wirral Fashion Week provides an opportunity for local designers and boutiques to showcase their ideas, design and stock, while also highlighting the range

  • Affecting Change / Open 3

    Affecting Change / Open 3

    Open Eye Gallery
    Thu 6 Jul ‘17 - Sun 3 Sep ‘17

    This 9 week exhibition features a host of new and emerging photographers looking at grassroots groups in Liverpool making change now. Image: 40 Years of Open Eye Gallery- 1977-2017  Wall

  • The Day John Met Paul

    The Day John Met Paul

    St. Peter's Church
    Thu 6 Jul ‘17

    On 6 July 1957, 60 years ago this summer, John Lennon and his band The Quarrymen followed a marching band through the streets of Woolton to play at the annual

  • EID – LAAF 2017

    EID – LAAF 2017

    Tiber Street Site
    Sat 8 Jul ‘17

    This joyful FREE celebration of Eid on Lodge Lane kicks off this year's Liverpool Arab Arts Festival (8 - 16 July). Expect a colourful programme of cultural entertainment, cuisine, crafts

  • Liverpool Arabic Arts Festival 2017

    Liverpool Arabic Arts Festival 2017


    Sat 8 Jul ‘17 - Sun 16 Jul ‘17

    The Liverpool Arab Arts Festival is the UK's biggest annual celebration of Arab arts and culture and will bring a thrilling celebration of Arab culture to venues across the city,

  • Love New Brighton Parade

    Love New Brighton Parade

    New Brighton
    Sat 8 Jul ‘17

    Love New Brighton is a fantastic summer arts event – a celebration on the streets of New Brighton with an exciting Parade through the town and overlooking the visually gripping

  • Young DaDaFest

    Young DaDaFest


    Thu 13 Jul ‘17 - Fri 14 Jul ‘17

    Young DaDaFest is the annual celebration of young disabled and deaf talent from across Merseyside and beyond. In 2016, the event expanded significantly to include a performance focused event at

  • Noye’s Fludde – Benjamin Britten

    Noye’s Fludde – Benjamin Britten

    Metropolitan Cathedral (RC)
    Thu 13 Jul ‘17

    A one-act opera by the British composer Benjamin Britten, Noye’s Fludde is based on the 15th-century Chester "mystery" or "miracle" play which recounts the Old Testament story of Noah's Ark.

  • Horny Handed Tons of Soil

    Horny Handed Tons of Soil

    Unity Theatre
    Thu 13 Jul ‘17 - Sat 15 Jul ‘17

    Lizzie Nunnery, Martin Smith, Martin Heslop and Vidar Norheim will combine poetry, live music, storytelling and film by Tim Brunsden to create a new work inspired by The Mersey Sound, and

  • Brazilica Festival

    Brazilica Festival

    liverpool city centre
    Fri 14 Jul ‘17 - Sun 16 Jul ‘17

    Our Saturday outside stage showcases Latin bands and DJ's throughout the day and the night time carnival parade features samba bands from across the UK and Europe, with glittering costumes,

  • Arab Extravaganza

    Arab Extravaganza

    1830 William Brown St
    Sat 15 Jul ‘17

    The Liverpool Arab Arts Festival (8 -  16 July), is the UK's biggest annual celebration of Arab arts and culture and this year will take over the World Museum for a

  • LAAF Family Day

    LAAF Family Day

    Sefton Park Palm House Preservation Trust
    Sun 16 Jul ‘17

    The Liverpool Arabic Arts Festival 2017's Grand Finale event brings the sights, sounds and tastes of the Arab world to Sefton Park Palm House. The whole family can attend this

  • LAAF at the World Museum

    LAAF at the World Museum


    Sun 17 Jul ‘16

    Discover and celebrate the diverse stories, dance and traditions of the Arab diaspora at Liverpool's World Museum, and witness the production of a specially commissioned large-scale artwork by Egyptian calligraphy

  • Liverpool International Music Festival 2017

    Liverpool International Music Festival 2017

    Sefton Park
    Thu 20 Jul ‘17 - Sun 23 Jul ‘17

    An inherently different festival presenting the latest chapter of an ever-evolving global music city... The award-winning LIMF is back in 2017, celebrating it's 5th Birthday with the best line-up to

  • ‘Carnival Village’

    ‘Carnival Village’

    sefton park
    Fri 21 Jul ‘17 - Sun 23 Jul ‘17

    Bringing the very best of local, national and international urban music, dance and carnival arts work to Liverpool. Friday 21July (5.00pm - 8.00pm) sees a grand opening staged event with

  • Indika

    Indika

    The Capstone Theatre
    Fri 21 Jul ‘17 - Fri 28 Jul ‘17

    Featuring some of the biggest names in Indian music and dance, such as Pt. Tarun Bhattacharya, Abhishek Raghurama, Anil Srinivasan, Pt. Rajendra Gangani and Rama Vaidyanthan, Indika is bigger and

  • Summer of Love – Sgt. Pepper Show

    Summer of Love – Sgt. Pepper Show

    The Cavern
    Sun 23 Jul ‘17 - Sun 3 Sep ‘17

    SGT. PEPPER’S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND ALBUM, WAS RELEASED IN JUNE 1967 AND HAS BECOME ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS ALBUMS EVER RECORDED. TO CELEBRATE ITS 50TH YEAR, THE CAVERN

  • Sgt. Pepper – “It Was 50 Years Ago Today”

    Sgt. Pepper – “It Was 50 Years Ago Today”

    cavern club liverpool
    Thu 1 Jun ‘17 - Fri 2 Jun ‘17

    CELEBRATING SGT PEPPER’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY SGT PEPPERS – “IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY” Come and celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles iconic 1967 album, “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts

  • Be in Birkenhead Festival

    Be in Birkenhead Festival

    Hamilton Square
    Wed 26 Jul ‘17

    Be in Birkenhead Festival is an award-winning summer festival organised by Birkenhead First in Hamilton Square. This free one-day family festival takes place in the perfect setting of Birkenhead's historic,

  • Gary Numan with John Foxx & The Maths

    Gary Numan with John Foxx & The Maths

    Liverpool Echo Arena
    Thu 27 Jul ‘17

    Pioneers of British Electronic Music Gary Numan and John Foxx play a very special & unique one off UK show at the Exhibition Centre Liverpool as part of the Summer

  • Coming Out

    Coming Out

    Walker Art Gallery
    Fri 28 Jul ‘17 - Sun 5 Nov ‘17

    The Walker Art Gallery will mark the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of male homosexual acts in England and Wales (1967 Sexual Offences Act) with a major exhibition drawn

  • Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds

    Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds

    Liverpool Echo Arena
    Fri 28 Jul ‘17

    Famed for illuminating the 60’s with an infectious blend of pop, psychedelia, complex melodies and tight harmonies, Brian Wilson directed the Beach Boys away from generic surf stalemate to the

  • PRIDE

    PRIDE

    Liverpool
    Sat 29 Jul ‘17 - Sun 30 Jul ‘17

    Liverpool Pride Festival, the region’s established annual celebration of all things LGBT returns for 2017 for its eighth consecutive year as part of the Summer of Love with these years

  • Summer of Love in Pagoda

    Summer of Love in Pagoda

    Pagoda Arts
    Sun 30 Jul ‘17

    While in 1967 the Summer of Love saw the blossoming of psychedelia, with acts such as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Jefferson Airplane, Jimi Hendrix and The Beach Boys at

  • Summer Sessions in Hamilton Square

    Summer Sessions in Hamilton Square

    Hamilton Square
    Fri 4 Aug ‘17 - Fri 25 Aug ‘17

    Each Friday lunchtime in August between 12-2pm Birkenhead First presents the ‘Summer Sessions’, a series of laid back acoustic performances by some of the regions most talented artists. Summer Sessions

  • Knowsley Feelgood Festival

    Knowsley Feelgood Festival


    Sat 5 Aug ‘17

    Bring your family and friends along to the 3rd Knowsley Feelgood Festival and find out ways to add a little sparkle and happiness to your life with lots of attractions

  • Zuiderdam Inaugural Cruise Call

    Zuiderdam Inaugural Cruise Call

    Princes Parade
    Sat 5 Aug ‘17

    A magnificent milestone is on the horizon for Cruise Liverpool as the city celebrates the Cruise Terminal’s 10th anniversary this summer! To mark the occasion, a seasonal celebration of events

  • Knowsley Flower Show

    Knowsley Flower Show

    Court Hey Park
    Sun 6 Aug ‘17

    Knowsley’s popular annual Flower Show, which is in its 19th year, takes place again on Sunday 6 August from 11.00am – 5.00pm with this year’s show celebrating “50 Summers of

  • Artisans At St George’s Hall

    Artisans At St George’s Hall

    St Georges Hall
    Fri 11 Aug ‘17 - Sun 13 Aug ‘17

    Friday 11 August 2017 Breaking free from your evening commute, make a date with family & friends to join us in our Artisan Summer Night Market. An evening for grown

  • Martha Reeves & The Vandellas Live at The Cavern

    Martha Reeves & The Vandellas Live at The Cavern

    The Cavern
    Sun 13 Aug ‘17

    WE ARE DELIGHTED TO WELCOME ANOTHER MUSICAL LEGEND TO THE CAVERN AS PART OF OUR 60TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS! When Martha Reeves dances on to the stage – to the thumping

  • Southport Flower Show

    Southport Flower Show

    Victoria Way
    Thu 17 Aug ‘17 - Sun 20 Aug ‘17

    Inspired by a sense of mystery, wonder and curiosity - this year, you’re invited to something very strange indeed… Southport Flower Show presents the curious and the strange, the foliage

  • International Beatleweek

    International Beatleweek

    Liverpool
    Wed 23 Aug ‘17 - Tue 29 Aug ‘17

    The International Beatleweek Festival celebrates the music of the most famous pop group the world has ever known, The Beatles, in a 7-day music festival dedicated to The Beatles. Don't

  • Folk on the Dock

    Folk on the Dock

    Albert Dock
    Sat 26 Aug ‘17 - Mon 28 Aug ‘17

    This August join the team at the Albert Dock for one of the newest music festivals for Liverpool - Folk Festival on the Dock - showcasing the very best in

  • Fusion Festival

    Fusion Festival

    otterspool
    Sat 2 Sep ‘17 - Sun 3 Sep ‘17

    Following the huge success of last year’s festival which saw the likes of Jason Derulo, Olly Murs, Craig David and Busted play to more than 50,000 music fans, Fusion is