Fun Things to do in Liverpool

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  • Autumn Programme 2024 - The Reader's home The Mansion House, Calderstones Park, Liverpool

    The Reader Unveils Thrilling Autumn 2024 Events Programme 

    This Autumn, everyone is welcome to join The Reader for an abundance of inspiring cultural – and horticultural – events, as well as more family-friendly fun than you can throw a pumpkin at. The Reader showcases an array of events from new gardening masterclasses, and Twilight Heritage Tour to compelling author talks, a free four-week deep dive intothe classic novel Frankenstein, wellbeing workshops, andfun-filled family-friendly Halloween activities with books at their heart, plus much more. …

  • Free Family Festival, Last Days of Summer, Coming To Liverpool Waterfront

    Free Family Festival, Last Days of Summer, Coming To Liverpool Waterfront

    As summer 2024 comes to a close, a new free family festival on Liverpool’s famous waterfront will bring the city together to celebrate. The Last Days of Summer will be held on Saturday 31 August and is organised by Liverpool BID Company, Culture Liverpool, Royal Albert Dock Liverpool and Peel.  The festival will see four key areas, spread across the waterfront, stretching from the Pier Head to ACC Liverpool, designed to provide something for everyone.…

  • Trotters Dog Fest

    Trotters Dog Fest Coming to Calderstones School This Month

    Trotters Dog Fest is a one day event taking place at Calderstones School this month, with competitions, food and drink, dog goody stalls, music and entertainment for kids. There will be 10 dog competitions, including the likes of cutest pup, best rescue and even a Pride Fancy Dress competition. The winner from each category will go through to Best in Show and win the 2024 trophy and a cash prize. In the show ring there…

  • Gravity Max Liverpool

    Gravity MAX Liverpool Celebrates Its First Birthday With A Weekend of Fun

    Gravity MAX is inviting the city to celebrate its first birthday with an exciting weekend of events at its Liverpool ONE site. Join the Gravity MAX team on Friday 9 August and Saturday 10 August, for two days filled with family fun and an unforgettable neon party on the stunning roof terrace. The festivities kick off on Friday 9 August with a Family Fun Day from 12pm to 4pm. Bring the whole family and enjoy a variety of…

  • Roxy Lanes Liverpool

    Roxy Lanes Offer £5 Bowling For Kids During Summer Holidays

    Competitive gaming venue Roxy Lanes, located on the School Lane, will be offering £5 ten-pin or duck pin bowling for kids during the summer holidays. The offer will be available from 1st July to 15th September on bookings made before 5pm when joined with an adult.  Kids will also be able to enjoy dishes from their new ‘Mini Ballers’ menu, where they can choose a main, side dish and free soft drink for £7.95.  Mains range from Jumbo Pizza Slice (Vegan cheese and GF…

  • Arcains 18+ Liverpool

    ArCains 18+ Adults Only Gaming Arcade Opens

    ArCains 18+ has opened in Cains Brewery Village in the heart of the trendy Baltic Triangle. The brand new over 18’s only venue is the 4th level addition to the very popular ArCains gaming complex located on Grafton Street. ArCains, is one of Europe’s biggest gaming experiences with hundreds of retro and modern games spread over multiple floors. Pay to enter and stay as long as you like, with all games set to free play!  ArCains has three…

  • © Liverpool ONE - South John Street

    There’s So Much To Do At Liverpool ONE This Summer

    Summer is finally here and Liverpool ONE has an exciting line-up of activities to enjoy. Whether you’re a regular visitor or it’s your first time in the city, Liverpool ONE is the ideal family destination for an unforgettable summer filled with fun, entertainment, and lasting memories. From thrilling sporting events to delightful dining experiences, and plenty of entertainment options, Liverpool ONE offers a summer packed with events for you and your loved ones. The sound…

  • The Reader - Books and Brambles Event

    Discover 20+ Activities To Do As A Family At The Reader This Summer

    Liverpool’s national Shared Reading charity The Reader has over 20 brilliant things to do with every age, from babies to teens, at its home in The Mansion House and The Storybarn, Calderstones Park, Liverpool. From family-friendly outdoor theatre performances to a summer holiday club and special one-off events for four to nine-year-olds there is an exciting fun-packed programme, including a celebration of Liverpool Pride and the chance to meet a real archeologist in a Turn…

  • ChessFest Liverpool ONE - Credit Liverpool ONE

    Liverpool ONE To Host Fourth Annual ChessFest 

    Liverpool ONE is set to transform Chavasse Park into a giant chess festival this summer as ChessFest makes a return for a fourth year.  The event, which takes place on Sunday 21 July, is being brought to Liverpool ONE by Chess in Schools and Communities (CSC), a charity that uses chess to enhance children’s educational and social development.   Held on the five-acre park, ChessFest promises a day full of free chess activities for everyone from…

  • Newsham Scream Park Is Back For 2024

    Newsham Scream Park Is Back For Halloween 2024

    Last year, Newsham Scream Park in Liverpool turned Halloween upside down and inside out. Three truly terrifying scare mazes wound through the historic and haunted building, with scare-seekers flocking from all over the UK and making it the new home for Halloween. And for 2024, Asylum Entertainment Limited is back with four new scare experiences which will wind through the historic and haunted building’s claustrophobic corridors and dilapidated dormitories. This Halloween is going to reach…

  • Croxteth Park Miniature Railway 2024

    Croxteth Park Miniature Railway Re-Opens This June

    The beloved Croxteth Park Miniature Railway is set to make a triumphant return! Tickets are now available for the official reopening on Sunday, 9 June. After months of dedicated effort, the railway will open to the public at 11:30 am. The restoration of this cherished 7 1/4 Miniature Railway has been a true community endeavour, spearheaded by local resident Kevin Brown, Liverpool City Council, Croxteth Hall and Park, and a committed team of volunteers. To…

  • The Little Circus Royal Albert Dock This Half-Term

    The Little Circus Is Coming To The Royal Albert Dock This Half-Term

    This half-term, Royal Albert Dock Liverpool is welcoming children to learn the tricks of the trade and become mini entertainers at The Little Circus, available from Tuesday 28 – Thursday 30 May 2024.  Offering the perfect free activity to keep youngsters entertained, The Little Circus will offer a series of exciting workshops with guidance from the experts, where they can try their hand at juggling, take on the dizzying spinning plates, or show off their…

  • Upside Down House To Open At Liverpool ONE

    Upside Down House To Open At Liverpool ONE

    Liverpool ONE is set to become even more exciting with the arrival of a brand new attraction – Upside Down House, opening its doors on Monday 27 May, just in time for half term. This quirky and fun-filled attraction promises to be a must-visit spot for families and friends looking to let their imaginations run wild. The Upside Down House is a unique museum of illusions that defies gravity, offering a plethora of unbelievable photo…

  • Taylor Swift Takes Liverpool - Celebrate With These Taylor-Themed Events

    Taylor Swift Takes Liverpool: Celebrate With These Taylor-Themed Events

    With less than a month to go until Taylor Swift brings The Eras Tour to Anfield Stadium for three nights in June, Liverpool is buzzing with excitement. In typical Liverpool fashion, the city has embraced Taylor’s arrival with a whole host of themed events to celebrate the chart-topping artist. From brunches and drag queens to craft activities and album takeovers, Liverpool will be transformed into a Swiftie’s dreamland. As the countdown to the sure-to-be legendary…

  • Liverpool Loves Taylor - Taylor Town Coming to celebrate Taylor Swift in Liverpool

    Liverpool To Turn Into Taylor Town To Celebrate Taylor Swift Sold Out Shows This June

    Plans have been announced to turn Liverpool into Taylor Town in time for Taylor Swift’s sold-out shows at Liverpool’s Anfield Stadium this June. As the latest event in the city’s ‘Liverpool Loves’ campaign, the aim is for the whole city to come alive for the gigs and show why Liverpool is the UK’s best major event city.  Taylor Town Trail The Taylor Town Trail will be the centrepiece with 11 art installations, each inspired by a different…

  • Laser Projected Football Pitch Coming To Liverpool

    Laser Projected Football Pitch Coming To Liverpool

    Pepsi MAX’s Hidden Pitch tour is due to arrive at its next stop in Chavasse Park in Liverpool, on Thursday 23 May. Set amidst the vibrant energy of the city, the park provides an ideal backdrop for this first-of-its-kind immersive experience, where football enjoyment knows no bounds.  Passers by can simply grab a can of Pepsi MAX and scan it at a purpose-built, specialty vending machine with an element of surprise: instead of cans, it’ll…

  • Easter at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool

    Royal Albert Dock Launches An Easter Bunny Tail Trail

    This Easter, Royal Albert Dock is inviting families and children to take part in the Bunny Tail Trail, whereby visitors must track down the Easter Bunny to be in with the chance of winning an incredible prize.  Launching on Friday 29 March and running until Sunday 14 April, the free Easter trail will see 10 brightly coloured bunny vinyls hidden around the dock, each one containing a clue as to where the next bunny will…

  • TeamSport Liverpool Re-opens After Major Transformation - Combat Karts

    TeamSport Liverpool Set To Re-open Following Major Transformation

    TeamSport, the UK’s largest indoor go-karting company, will be introducing an exciting new Combat Karts track in Liverpool from 29 March. Set within their fully renovated venue, promising an array of exhilarating activities. Prepare for the ultimate adrenaline rush as traditional go-karting meets a cutting-edge gaming racing experience, transforming ordinary races into heart-pounding battles. After closing to allow for the electrification of the nation’s largest and best loved karting brand track, the Liverpool site is gearing up for a grand…

  • Comic Con Liverpool ONE Takeover Lineup Revealed - Merseyside Ghostbusters ©David Munn

    Comic Con Liverpool ONE Takeover Full Line up Revealed

    Liverpool ONE is gearing up to host a full Comic Con takeover as favourite characters from films and comic books take centre stage ahead of the much-anticipated arrival of Comic Con in the city. The retail and entertainment destination will host a packed schedule of cosplay fantasy and science-fiction character appearances, parades and selfie opportunities from 29 March until 5 May, including Easter. Cosplay groups from across the region will take over Liverpool ONE, offering…

  • Liverpool ONE Easter - Entertainment

    There’s Fun For All The Family At Liverpool ONE This Easter 

    Spring is in the air, and Liverpool ONE is the place to be this Easter season! Get ready to embark on a memorable journey as Liverpool ONE brings you an action-packed adventure perfect for the whole family.  Whether you’re a food enthusiast looking for mighty dining experiences or a thrill-seeker in search of awesome entertainment venues, Liverpool ONE has something special in store just for you.   Join Liverpool ONE this Easter and spring into action…