Activities in Liverpool

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    The Reader at Calderstones Tree Map

    The Reader Launches Heritage Map of Trees From Around The World At Calderstones Park

    A new map shines a light on rare and exotic trees from around the world growing in one of Liverpool’s loveliest parks and botanical gardens. The Reader, a Liverpool-based charity dedicated to literature and reading aloud, has collaborated with The National Lottery Heritage Fund to create a family-friendly illustrated trail guide to 11 trees in Calderstones Park. The charity has worked closely with Liverpool Irish Centre, Japan Society North West, Chinese Wellbeing Society and international…

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    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…

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    England's First Interactive Art Studio, Splash Art, Opens In Liverpool

    England’s First Interactive Art Studio, Splash Art, Opens In Liverpool

    England’s first interactive art studio has opened in Liverpool, offering visitors the chance to create their own masterpieces by splashing, squirting, splattering and shooting paint at a blank canvas. Splash Art, located in a former theatre in the Ropewalks district, offers a variety of artistic experiences, from pendulum art to dart and spin. You can even blast each other in the dark with neon paint-filled guns. The venture is the brainchild of Jasmin Ungar, who is…

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    Student-Friendly Outdoor Activities in Liverpool

    Student-Friendly Outdoor Activities in Liverpool: Parks, Beaches, and Waterfronts

    Liverpool, a bustling city in northwest England, is well known for its diverse history, music, and culture. Liverpool has a wealth of magnificent outdoor spaces that provide a variety of activities for students in addition to its many cultural attractions. These include open spaces like parks, beaches, and waterfronts that are great for discovering, unwinding, enjoying different outdoor activities, and doing assignments. This article looks at the different outdoor pursuits Liverpool offers that are inexpensive…

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    Quirky Quarter Liverpool

    Quirky Quarter – Interactive Attraction That Instagrammers Will Love

    Everyday life can feel pretty normal from day to day, however, Quirky Quarter are ensuring things stay far from it with its cacophony of optical illusions, mysteries and a world where nothing is what it seems. We headed over to the Duke Street attraction to check out the experience firsthand and were not disappointed. For a few months during its construction, some of you who may have wondered what was hiding behind the scrubbed out…

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    7 Fun Activities To Do In Liverpool To Test Your Competitive Nature 1

    7 Fun Activities To Do In Liverpool To Test Your Competitive Nature

    There’s plenty of fun stuff to do in Liverpool, you just need to know where to look! Here’s out top 7 fun activities to do in Liverpool. Axe Throwing Axe throwing is a relatively new craze which is perfect if you’re looking for something competitive to do with your mates or you’re looking for an alternative date night! What’s more fun than getting to fling an axe around? Hatchet Harry’s (near the city centre) and…

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    dot-art Autumn 2022 Classes

    Discover dot-art’s Autumn Art Classes

    As summer draws to a close, get inspired with a class or course to get your creativity flowing. Treat yourself or a come along with friends to learn from the dot-art expert artist tutors. Discover your inner artist, try something new and develop your skills across a range of fantastic venues: The Bluecoat, The Reader, FACT, Baltic Creative, Liverpool Arts Bar and the dot-art Darkroom. All dot-art’s courses are suitable for beginners, as well as…

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    Teach Rex Dinosaur Show at Camp & Furnace Liverpool

    Teach Rex Dinosaur Show Returns To Camp & Furnace This Summer

    The award-winning Liverpool based, Teach Rex team are delighted to be bringing this unique, interactive dinosaur show back to Camp & Furnace. Teach Rex uses life-like dinosaurs to perform their 45-minute show, teaching children about the anatomy and life of one the most mesmerizing creatures that have ever roamed our planet.  The show is teamed with effects, music and gives children and their families the chance to get up close and personal with these fantastic,…

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    Liverpool ONE Liver Sketching Club

    Local Artists Invited To Capture City’s Iconic Landmarks With Liverpool ONE

    Aspiring artists will have the chance to show off their talents as Liverpool ONE hosts a massive outdoor sketching and painting event to mark the Liver Sketching Club’s 150th anniversary.  The free event, which takes place on Saturday 9 July, will give painters and sketchers the opportunity to capture both landscape and portrait models right across the retail and leisure destination.  Visitors will be able to drop in to various painting and sketching points across…

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    Shielded In The Community DaDa Fest Project

    Shielded In The Community: Artistic Submission Call Out

    Shielded In The Community is a disabled-led project run in partnership with DaDa Fest and funded by Liverpool City Council. DaDa are asking Disabled and/or neurodiverse people who live in the north-west of England to take part in this project by responding artistically to their shielding experience – whatever their current shielding status.  Mandy Redvers-Rowe is a disabled writer based in Liverpool. Working with producer Harriet Warnock and Assistant Producer Robyn Bowyer. Together they’re delivering this…

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    A Lovely Poetry Festival Liverpool

    A Lovely Poetry Festival Coming To The Everyman Theatre This Summer

    This summer, A Lovely Word in association with Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse bring a brand new poetry festival to the city for everyone. A Lovely Poetry Festival features some of the UK’s top talent, from Liverpool and around the country. At the Everyman Theatre from 1 – 9 July, it will celebrate writing, different voices and showcase the wonderful creative community of Liverpool. Liverpool is a poetry city. A Lovely Poetry Festival celebrates this, uniting,…

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    Open Water Swimming At Princes Dock This Summer With Her Spirit App

    Open Water Swimming At Princes Dock This Summer With Her Spirit App

    There’s no better way to enjoy the Great British Summer (come rain or shine!) than with a dip in the open water while taking in the awe inspiring beauty of a setting sun. And with female participation in outdoor swimming increasing from 65% to 73.5% in 12 months*, women are really embracing it. And this summer you can try open water swimming at Princes Dock. Her Spirit, a free to download community fitness app, that offers its community of 25,000 women…

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    Spring Art Classes From dot-art

    Spring Art Classes From dot-art

    dot-art announce their Spring Programme of Creative Courses. Discover your inner artist, try something new and develop your skills across a range of fantastic venues: The Bluecoat, The Reader, FACT, Baltic Creative, Liverpool Arts Bar and the dot-art Darkroom. At The Bluecoat, dot-art will be delivering popular 3 week courses in Portrait Drawing and Abstract Painting as well as 1 day courses in Drawing for Everyone, Introduction to Kintsugi (which sold out in record time last term!) and two new single day…

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    Discover Smithdown Social: A Hub of Compassion and Creativity In Supporting The Arts 1

    Discover Smithdown Social: A Hub of Compassion and Creativity In Supporting The Arts

    Smithdown Social Club, now Smithdown Social Arts Hub, has an impressive creative arts project developing on Smithdown Road in support of local artists – and it is growing quickly. Smithdown Social Club closed in March 2020 as a result of the  COVID-19 outbreak, and they took the opportunity to introduce a new initiative for the Club. Having previously been a largely music industry ‘collective’ of bands, solo artists and all the supporting roles that make a performer survive and prosper, they pivoted to a…

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    Half Term Family Fun At The Royal Albert Dock This February

    Half Term Family Fun At The Royal Albert Dock This February

    With Half Term in full swing, here’s some ideas of how to spend the time with some family-friendly activities at the Royal Albert Dock. Escape Hunt For children aged eight years and older, visit another world with some help from Escape Hunt. With five different immersive games on offer, families can chose from defeating ancient Japan’s evil warlord in The Fourth Samurai, or escape from a sinking ship with riches aplenty in Blackbeard’s Treasure. The…

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    Forest Bathing In Liverpool with Journeys In Nature 1

    Forest Bathing In Liverpool with Journeys In Nature

    Recently we were invited to try Forest Bathing in Liverpool with Journeys In Nature. Here we’ll tell you more about Forest Bathing and our experience of this traditional Japanese practice that is gaining in popularity in the UK. What is forest bathing? Claire Deeney, is the face behind Journeys In Nature. As a certified forest bathing guide through the Forest Therapy Hub, she expertly leads groups on Forest Bathing journeys in Liverpool. Below is her…

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    Step into ’22 at Royal Albert Dock 1

    Step into ’22 at Royal Albert Dock

    Royal Albert Dock Liverpool has launched its new campaign, Step into ’22, inviting visitors to embark on a variety of feel-good things to do at the dock. From fitness trails around the waterfront with free dog treats for four-legged friends, to healthy menus from the bars and restaurants, and even an unmissable Valentine’s competition, the dock has everything needed to start the new year on a high. Visitors looking to increase their step count can…

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    Celebrate Chinese New Year 2022 in Liverpool 4

    Celebrate Chinese New Year 2022 in Liverpool

    Chinese New Year events in Liverpool are always extravagant, exciting and unique, and the Year of the Tiger celebrations promises the same. Liverpool’s Chinatown boasts the largest Chinese Ceremonial Archway in Europe, and is the entrance to many of the wonderful celebrations. On Sunday 6 February, the main events will take place and Chinese lanterns will decorate Chinatown, with buildings lit up red. Returning this year after 2021’s virtual event, the in-person spectacular will celebrate…

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    The Best Escape Rooms In Liverpool 3

    The Best Escape Rooms In Liverpool

    Escape Rooms are a great way of gathering your mates or family and working as a team to solve puzzles and challenges against the clock! If you’re looking for something a bit different to do at the weekend or during the school holidays have a look at the best Escape Rooms in Liverpool below. Game Over Escape Rooms With venues across the world Game Over know a thing or two about escape rooms. They’ve managed…

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    Bar Hütte Is Officially Open At Liverpool ONE 1

    Bar Hütte Is Officially Open At Liverpool ONE

    Festive favourite Bar Hütte is now officially open at Liverpool ONE. Expect karaoke hüttes, new cocktails and an après ski atmosphere you won’t be able to get enough of. Bar Hütte’s alpine winter wonderland opened on 12 November right under the giant Liverpool ONE Christmas tree, and welcomes you for Christmas crackin’ celebrations, complete with cosy furnishings, twinkling lights, live music sessions, drinks flowing and the chance to sing your heart out in your own private hütte.…