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  • COSMOLOPOLIS at Invisible Wind Factory

    Invisible Wind Factory & Amorphic Presents: Cosmolopolis

    The immersive indoor festival concept from IWF on New Years’ Eve returns in the form of Cosmolopolis on Saturday 1 April. This warp speed collaboration is with Plush, one of Liverpool’s most beloved rave parties, and Space Cassette who specialise in live electronic music and ritual dancing in secret locations across Manchester. The second edition of Megalopolis takes a trip through the door to the cosmos for another out of this world experience spanning three…

  • Wimin Festival Liverpool

    WIMIN Festival, A Major Music Festival With An All Female Line-up And Crew, Is Coming To Liverpool This Summer

    Liverpool is gearing up to host the UK’s most exciting music event of the Summer with WIMIN Festival on Saturday 29 July. WIMIN Festival is a revolutionary event that will showcase an all-female lineup of renowned musicians, to shake up the festival scene, and dismantle sexism in music. WIMIN Festival’s highly anticipated lineup of esteemed female musicians is set to be released from next month, as an all-female production crew works around the clock to…

  • EuroFestival Liverpool 1 - 14 May 2023

    EuroFestival Announce Details of 24 Commissions Taking Over Liverpool In The Run Up To The Eurovision Song Contest

    It’s the pre-party to end all pre-parties as details are unveiled of a unique, never-before-seen cultural festival which will take over Liverpool in May. Taking place from 1-14 May, EuroFestival, is a first for a Eurovision host city, as it presents 24 commissions – 19 of which are collaborative projects between UK and Ukrainian artists – to showcase the uniting power of music and art. EuroFestival Events One of the most ambitious projects, Soloveiko Songbirds,…

  • Royal Albert Dock - Eurovision - Floating Earth - Photo Credit Sean Pollock

    Royal Albert Dock Is Ready To Welcome The World For Eurovision

    As Liverpool prepares itself for the arrival of the spectacular Eurovision Song Contest this year, Royal Albert Dock Liverpool has revealed the first of its celebratory events to mark the occasion, one which promises to dazzle and delight both local and international visitors.  In the run-up to 13 May and the contest’s Grand Final, a huge series of events are being rolled out by the dock.  From Ukrainian food and drink, live music events to…

  • 100 Things To Do In Liverpool 3

    100 Things To Do In Liverpool

    This is our ultimate guide to things to do in Liverpool. Here you’ll discover activities and experiences to take part in, in Liverpool, as well as discover some of the best places to eat and drink in the city. 1. Do an Escape Room. Check out our Best Escape Rooms in Liverpool feature here. 2. Go Roller Skating at the Invisible Wind Factory’s Rollerdrome. 3. Visit the Baltic Triangle – Liverpool’s creative hub is thriving…

  • Liverpool ONE Eurovision Plans

    Liverpool ONE Unveils Eurovision Celebration Plans

    Liverpool ONE is set to kick-start its Eurovision celebrations, with a schedule packed full of music, art and community lined up. With less than eight weeks to go until the city hosts the Eurovision Song Contest on behalf of Ukraine, the retail and leisure destination has unveiled its calendar of events, championing local talent and culture. Liverpool ONE has launched its countdown to the iconic event, which takes place on 13 May, with the return…

  • Kendo Nagasaki Coming To Liverpool For LGBTQ+ Pro Wrestling Show

    British Wrestling Legend Kendo Nagasaki Coming To Liverpool For LGBTQ+ Pro Wrestling Show

    Wrestling legend and World of Sport star Kendo Nagasaki will be appearing at an LGBTQ+ wrestling event in Liverpool during Eurovision weekend, it has been confirmed. The stalwart of British wrestling will be making a special guest appearance at TNT Extreme Wrestling’s show, Effy’s Big Gay Brunch UK, on the 12 May at Hangar 34 in the Baltic Triangle area just outside Liverpool’s city centre. Kendo, real name Peter Thornley, was known for his battles…

  • Popworld Live Concert at Liverpool Arena

    Popworld Live brings Non-Stop 90s Hits To Liverpool’s M&S Bank Arena

    Liverpool is set to welcome a star-studded Popworld Live festival, which will see Pop Royalty take centre stage on the 23 September 2023. The M&S Bank Arena Liverpool will be the setting for an unforgettable night full of nostalgia, fun, and top hits, with the likes of Ronan Keating, Peter Andre, Claire Steps, B*Witched, Blue, Basshunter, and Chesney Hawkes gracing the stage. These legendary pop icons will transport fans back to the golden age of…

  • Laces Out! Trainers Festival Liverpool

    Laces Out! Trainer Festival Is Coming To Exhibition Centre Liverpool

    The hugely popular trainer festival, Laces Out!, brings sneaker lovers alike from across the world, young and old to browse and take their pick amongst the thousands of rare, vintage, hype and dead stock trainers, fashion pieces and collectables. The North West’s largest celebration of sneakers, fashion and lifestyle is coming to Liverpool’s Exhibition Centre on Saturday 17 June 2023. The massive market place is accompanied by DJ’s, global brands, panel guests and the usual…

  • St. Patrick’s Day In Liverpool Guide 2023

    St Patrick’s Day In Liverpool Guide For 2023

    Liverpool is known for having the strongest Irish heritage in the UK, so it’s no wonder so many people flock to the city every year to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland. From the spectacular annual parade, to the live music, and the drinks, the craic is always good on the 17 March. Continue reading for your guide to St Patrick’s Day in Liverpool! Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade This year, Liverpool will be hosting…

  • Comic Con Liverpool 2023

    Comic Con Liverpool 2023 – Christina Ricci Leads The Guest Star Line Up

    Comic Con Liverpool returns on 1 and 2 April 2023, with some big star names already announced. This year guest stars such as Christina Ricci, Ian Somerhalder, Paul Wesley, Taylor Lautner, Matt Smith, David Harbour, Jamie Campbell Bower, Grace Van Dien, Corey Feldman, Jamison Newlander and many more, will be in Liverpool for the event. Comic Con Liverpool 2023: Special Guests Comic Con Liverpool promises to be an event to remember for comic, tv, and…

  • Africa Oye 2022 Photo Credit Mark McNulty

    Africa Oyé Announce First Wave of Acts Ahead of 2023 Festival In Liverpool

    The first three acts heading to Liverpool’s Sefton Park for this summer’s Africa Oyé Festival have been revealed. Artists from Ghana, Guinea-Bissau and Cameroon make up the first wave of performers to be announced by organisers with plenty more still to come. Following an incredible 30th anniversary year in 2022, one of Merseyside’s most picturesque green spaces will once again be filled with the music and culture of Africa, the Caribbean and the Diaspora, for two free days…

  • Liverpool EuroFest for Eurovision 2023

    Details of Two-Week Eurovision Cultural Festival – EuroFest – Announced

    The first details of a two-week cultural festival – EuroFest – which will take over Liverpool in the lead up to The Eurovision Song Contest have been unveiled. Running from Monday 1 to Sunday 14 May, the festival will present 24 brand new commissions – 19 of which are collaborations between UK and Ukrainian artists – that will transform the city as fans from across the world descend on Liverpool. Although full details of all…

  • Punch Tarmey's Paddy's Day Four Day Party

    Punch Tarmey’s Hosting Liverpool’s Biggest Four-Day Paddy’s Party

    Punch Tarmey’s, Liverpool’s biggest and best Irish bar, have put together four days of fun-filled shenanigans to celebrate this year’s Paddy’s Day on 17 March.    The action-packed line up has everything you need to paint the town green as you celebrate one of the most important dates in the scouse social calendar. The Guinness and the bunting are ordered and the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are set to be the biggest and best yet. If you are looking for…

  • Manchester Collective - Black Angels at Future Yard

    Moor Mother Meets Crumb’s Black Angels In New Manchester Collective Show Coming To Future Yard

    Touring across the UK from 16–24 March 2023, Manchester Collective invites audiences to journey into the black of the night with Black Angels – a new show for string quartet and live electronics. Avant-garde masterpieces lie at the centre of the programme with George Crumb’s cult 1970 work Black Angels sitting alongside a new commission by Los Angeles-based hip-hop artist, activist, poet and composer Moor Mother (Camae Ayewa). The show, that stops at Future Yard,…

  • On The Waterfront James The Coral Red Rum Club

    James, The Coral, Red Rum Club Announced For On The Waterfront

    On the Waterfront festival returns to Liverpool’s Pier Head this summer, following a triumphant debut in 2021 which attracted over 40,000 people, the 4-day festival has just revealed the line-up for the finale show on Sunday 2 July, curating a northern powerhouse of legendary bands.  First up are Manchester legends James, whose performance coincides with the bands 40th Anniversary tour and soon to be released double album which features a full orchestra and gospel choir in celebration.  A band…

  • Nile Rodgers & Chic to play Haydock 2023

    Nile Rodgers & Chic To Play Haydock Park Racecourse on Friday 11 August

    After their showstopping, sold-out headline concert at Aintree Racecourse last summer, The Jockey Club Live are delighted to welcome the legendary Nile Rodgers & Chic back to Haydock Park Racecourse on Friday 11 August for a night of funk, pop and all things disco.  Nile Rodgers is a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee and a multiple Grammy Award winning songwriter, composer, producer, arranger and guitarist. As the co-founder of CHIC, Rodgers…

  • Max Cooper live av tour photo _credit Alex Kozobolis

    Support Announced For Audio Visual Techno Pioneer Max Cooper Live 3D/AV Show This Friday At IWF

    This Friday, 10 February, the incredible Max Cooper is performing his Live 3D/AV show at Invisible Wind Factory. His 3D show involves 2 huge mesh screens back and front projected, creating a truly immersive three dimensional AV experience. Support for this Liverpool show comes from local legends Luna Thee Frenchie (Queensway) and Fourclef (Melodic Distraction). Max Cooper Max Cooper has carved a unique space as an audio-visual artist with a science PhD and an international…

  • Fiesta of Fire - Royal Albert Dock Liverpool

    Fiesta of Fire Launch Weekend At The Dock A Roaring Success 

    On Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 February, visitors to Royal Albert Dock Liverpool enjoyed a hugely successful launch weekend of the dock’s brand new campaign Fiesta of Fire. Entertaining families and friends from both the local area and further a-field, the launch weekend included a roaming giant fire-breathing dragon and performances from Bring The Fire Project, who lit up the dock with a thrilling spectacle of fire and light.  Bessie, the 3-meter high dragon puppet who…

  • Fiesta of Fire - Bring The Fire Project

    Fiesta of Fire Launches At The Dock Offering Free, Family-Friendly Entertainment 

    This February, visitors to Royal Albert Dock Liverpool can light up their 2023 with the dock’s brand new campaign, Fiesta of Fire. Taking place across three weekends from 4-19 February with some additional elements for Valentine’s Day and half-term, Fiesta of Fire will brighten up the dark winter nights offering a lineup of free, family-friendly entertainment complete with breath-taking fire acts, performances and a thrilling spectacle of fire and light. Kicking off the festivities with…