Entertainment in Liverpool

Looking for ways to entertain yourself and mates in Liverpool, there’s plenty to check out here

  • Found Footage Festival Comes To VideOdyssey

    Found Footage Festival Comes To VideOdyssey

    The Found Footage Festival, the acclaimed touring showcase of odd and hilarious found videos, is coming to the Liverpool’s VideOdyssey with a brand-new show, on 12 March. Hosts Nick Prueher and Joe Pickett, whose credits include The Onion and The Colbert Report, will celebrate the 15th anniversary of The Found Footage Festival in a nine date tour across England. The Found Footage Festival is a one-of-a-kind celebration of the videos that time forgot, dredged up…

  • The 7 Liverpool Bloggers and Social Media Accounts you Should Be Following 1

    The 7 Liverpool Bloggers and Social Media Accounts you Should Be Following

    There’s a huge blogging world out there but do you know about some of the best Liverpool bloggers and social media accounts? From film, mens lifestyle, fashion and photography, we’ve picked our favourites to share with you. Scouse Bird Problems Scouse Bird Problems is probably one of the most famous Liverpool blogs because for years it was one of the most entertaining Twitter accounts (and still is)! Then when Steph Johnson revealed herself as the…

  • Wonderfully Festive Things To Do in Liverpool This Christmas 4

    Liverpool’s Christmas Light Displays Will Be Bigger & Brighter Than Ever this Year

    Christmas in Liverpool is set to be brighter than ever this year with the festivities kicking off in style on Friday 15th November. There will be something to appeal to the whole family, with highlights including brand new light installations, a unique Polar Adventure, classic Christmas markets and an Ice Festival at Pier Head. Christmas will officially arrive in Liverpool with a festive street party at Liverpool ONE on Friday 15th November where visitors can…

  • Discovering Liverpool on location and the silver screen with Reel Tours 1

    Liverpool’s Reel Tours Launches YouTube Channel

    A YouTube channel by Liverpool film tour guide company Reel Tours will launch this November, as Reel Tours founder Gary Lunt celebrates more of Liverpool’s rare and little-known film sites across the city. On the Reel Tours YouTube Channel, avid film fans will be given weekly content showcasing film, TV and pop-culture locations from across the city, including some that do not feature on the walking tours. The channel will also take viewers on a virtual journey across the globe to look at some of the most…

  • A Polar Adventure Is Coming To Liverpool ONE This Winter

    A Polar Adventure Is Coming To Liverpool ONE This Winter

    The Liverpool ONE Polar Adventure experience will arrive in the city in time for Christmas. Departing from a specially built station on Chavasse Park, the Christmas Express train will take passengers on an enchanted journey to the North Pole, complete with festive music, dancing and even a hot chocolate pit stop. Available from 15 November and running until Christmas Eve, the Polar Adventure will be led by the Jolly Station Master and their team of…

  • Cirqadia Circus Festival Coming To Liverpool Next Weekend 1

    Cirqadia Circus Festival Coming To Liverpool Next Weekend

    Liverpool’s circus pioneers Freefall will be hosting city’s first ever Festival of Contemporary Circus – Cirqadia which runs from 8th – 10th November. Cirqadia is a pioneering weekend of events, produced by Freefall, celebrating the talent of UK based circus performers and providing a platform for new work from performers across the region as well as allowing young people new to circus the opportunity to learn from the professionals. 2019 sees the  50th anniversary of the Stonewall…

  • Camp & Furnace will be transformed into haunted asylum this Halloween

    Camp & Furnace will be transformed into haunted asylum this Halloween

    Camp & Furnace Haunted Asylum set to scare visitors this Halloween…. Camp & Furnace is set to unveil a hidden asylum, inviting scare-seekers the chance to tour its spooky hallways…if they dare.  The Liverpool venue has teamed up with award-winning Scare Projects UK for an 11-day Halloween event that promises a spine-tingling, pulse-racing experience. Set towards the rear of the building behind some previously sealed up walls lies The Asylum, an old but very much…

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    Albert Dock Floating Cinema Returns For Halloween Screenings

    Having enjoyed a hugely positive response and sell-out success with its summer launch at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, Liverpool’s first floating cinema will be returning to the Dock with a series of spooky screenings for Halloween, taking place from 24th October-1st November.  The Halloween Pop-up Cinema, which is in association with Independent Liverpool, invites children and adults to enjoy their favourite scary films on a floating pontoon, with refreshments provided by a diverse selection of…

  • Liverpool Comedy Festival Returns For 18th Year This September

    Liverpool Comedy Festival Returns For 18th Year This September

    The Liverpool Comedy Festival is back again for its 18th year with a jam-packed delivery of giggles across the city from 20th -29th September. This year’s Festival is set to be #wellfunny as it shines the spotlight on how humour can make us happier and healthier, while showcasing some of the finest comedians in the land at the city’s best comedy venues.  There’ll be free comedy events popping up all over the city – keep…

  • The Dead of Night Film Festival Horror Film Festival To Return In October

    The Dead of Night Film Festival Horror Film Festival To Return In October

    The Dead of Night Film Festival is returning for its third year bringing new independent horror short and feature films to the genre loving public of Liverpool. This is a festival made for horror fans by horror fans as a collaboration between Two-Headed Snake Entertainment and The Liverpool Horror Club. The festival will screen 10 short and 6 feature films within the horror genre bracket, there will also be special guests and a whole lot of…

  • Scalarama Film Festival 2019 Guide 1

    Scalarama Film Festival 2019 Guide

    Scalarama Film Festival is back (1-30 September 2019) celebrating cinema with a mix of classic movies, obscure hidden gems and some fascinating feature length documentaries. This year you can catch screenings of  Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971), The Help, Moonrise Kingdom, Hairspray, The Rocky Horror Picture Show and so much more. Inspired by the energy and creativity of the legendary Scala Cinema (1978-1993), in 2011 a new festival was created that invited all…

  • Bongo's Bingo Announce Arabian Nights Themed Christmas 2019 Shows

    Bongo’s Bingo Announce Arabian Nights Themed Christmas 2019 Shows

    Bongo’s Bingo Christmas 2019 shows will be Aladdin-inspired with singer Fleur East as the special guest in the new home, Content. Nothing says Christmas in Liverpool better than the annual Bongo’s Bingo festive parties! Along with mesmerising host Jonny Bongo and his merry band of dancers, 16 in-genie-ous festive-filled shows will have everyone dancing to the rafters at Content, Bongo’s Bingo new home in the Cains Brewery Village. Each Aladdin-inspired date will also feature Hits…

  • Colours Community Festival Guide

    Colours Community Festival Guide

    Organisers of Colours Community Festival, a new free family-friendly festival coming to Princes Park this Saturday, have today announced the full programme. Live music, community organisations, street food, entertainment and attractions are on the line-up, with a host of local talent and good causes promising to ‘celebrate what it is to be L8’. Debuting for the first time at the ever-regenerating Princes Park, this initiative is supported by The National Lottery Community Fund, Liverpool City Council’s Mayoral Neighbourhood Fund, Steve Biko Housing Association, Austin…

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    Retro and Futuristic Gaming Arcade ‘ArCains’ Set To Open In Cain’s Brewery Villlage

    It has been revealed that a huge retro and futuristic gaming arcade will open in Cain’s Brewery Village. ArCains arcade will house old original games as well as virtual reality gaming with a dedicated floor of Cain’s as part of the ongoing redevelopment of the famous site in the Baltic Triangle. The team behind the development, Mikhail Hotel & Leisure Group (MHALG) has been praised for the work it has already done to the Cain’s…

  • Bongo's Bingo Release New Autumn Dates In Brand-New Home, Content

    Bongo’s Bingo Release New Autumn Dates In Brand-New Home, Content

    It’s no secret that Bongo’s Bingo have been causing a stir on the Liverpool nightlife scene over the past few years and that certainly isn’t going to change anytime soon.  With plans to move into their new home in the city, Content, this August, the homegrown bingo rave phenomenon have now released the next wave of dates spread over two months.   In one of their biggest Liverpool tickets releases yet, Bongo’s Bingo are putting on…

  • Lane7 Bowling Gets Set To Open In Liverpool City Centre

    Lane7 Bowling Gets Set To Open In Liverpool City Centre

    Lane7 is set to open its doors in Liverpool this May so you can now go bowling in Liverpool city centre. The UK’s leading leisure and nightlife destination is bringing its quirky concept to the region and is getting ready to welcome guests into its newest venue. Located in the popular Clayton Square area, the two-floor venue will provide a family-friendly offer by day before transforming into the city’s hottest nightlife spot combining bowling and…

  • Bongo's Bingo Announce 2nd Birthday Celebrations With Three Nights At The Olympia 1

    Bongo’s Bingo Reveals March Shows In Liverpool

    Special guests Boyzlife return for 4 consecutive St Patrick’s Weekend events. Bongo’s Bingo is incredibly proud to reveal its March dates for Liverpool. The action returns to Camp and Furnace, one of the region’s most iconic venues which has hosted some incredible Bongo’s Bingo shows during the last few years, and is the spiritual home of the ground-breaking concept. And it wouldn’t be March without some very special Bongo’s Bingo guests dropping in to help…

  • Liverpool Marvel Writers Celebrate Stan 'The Man' At Stan Lee Foundation Fundraiser 1

    Liverpool Marvel Writers Celebrate Stan ‘The Man’ At Stan Lee Foundation Fundraiser

    Liverpool is set to play host to a special Stan Lee tribute event this Saturday (24th) with Marvel writers holding a series of comic workshops and tips for breaking into the comic industry at VideOdyssey Studio in Toxteth, to raise funds for the Stan Lee Foundation. The comic world has been in mourning since news of the Spider-Man creator’s death at the age of 95. with an outpouring of grief for the man who created…

  • New Xmas Brunch Bongo's Bingo Date Announced

    New Xmas Brunch Bongo’s Bingo Date Announced

    With Sunday 9 December about to sell out, Bongo’s Bingo announce a brand-new festive Brunch on Sunday 16 December with Burger Joe Just when you thought the Xmas anticipation couldn’t possibly get any bigger, Bongo’s Bingo drops in with an extra special present ahead of the festive season of madness. With their first Brunch By Bongo’s Bingo Xmas show about to sell out – redolent of fiery hearths, cups of mulled wine and Wham’s Last Christmas playing…

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    Royal Albert Dock’s Christmas Extravaganza Set To Get You In The Mood For The Festive Season

    This Christmas, Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, is throwing a magical Christmas Extravaganza, taking place on Thursday 22nd November, from 4-­‐9pm. With a whole array of  wonderful offerings and events due to take place in the following weeks, this event will be the perfect taster of what to expect at Christmas  on the Dock. Complete with an amazing ice sculpture trail, delicious roasted chestnuts, the Salvation Army choir, a pop-­up Christmas tree shop, and numerous special…