This Week in Liverpool 3rd – 9th September 2018

Back to school, work and routine this week, but that doesn’t mean we can’t let our hair down!

We’ve got gigs, cupcakes and a homecoming gig of epic proportions, on offer this week in Liverpool. Let It Be the UK 2018 Tour comes to the Liverpool Empire for a 6 day run and what better place to enjoy the best of the Beatles? Reminisce takes us back to the clubs and we’re finding our inner zen at the Palm House ahead of tasting all the gin at The Gin To My Tonic Show at the weekend.

Here’s what’s on this week in Liverpool 3rd – 9th September 2018…..

Monday 3rd September

Let It Be, Liverpool Empire

This is what we call a homecoming gig! The smash-hit stage show Let It Be: A Celebration Of The Music Of The Beatles has had an update and it’s opening at the Liverpool Empire tonight until Saturday 8th September. There’s also the brand new Let It Be Part II – which has never been seen before in the UK! Tickets here. 

Vegan Mondays, BrewDog

Brewdog, Colquitt STreet is taking Meat Free Mondays to the extreme with 241 on all vegan and veggie mains. There’s burger, hot dog and cauli creations with your name on from 12pm. Info here. 

Do The Right Thing, FACT

Head to FACT on Monday night to see legendary film, Do The Right Thing featuring Spike Lee, it’s the hottest day of the year on the block and it’s gonna go off. Tickets here. 


Tuesday 4th September

Pixi Beauty Masterclass, Beauty Bazaar Harvey Nichols

Make Up Artist Jess Grimes will be giving her unparalleled advice and tips in a Pixi Beauty Masterclass on Tuesday night from 6pm at Beauty Bazaar, Harvey Nichols, this is your chance to learn from a pro! Booking here. 

Coffee & Cake at The Albion Bakehouse

If like us, you prefer to eat cake rather than attempt to bake it, leave the Bake Off skills to Nina and the girls at The Albion Bakehouse and stop in for coffee, freshly baked cake and a natter. Check out the menu here. 

Trap Fit, District, Baltic Triangle

One for the girls! Get down to District straight after work on Tuesday and prepare to sweat as Instructor Annabell puts you through your paces to your favourite RNB bangers. Starts at 6:30, more info here. 


Wednesday 5th September

Morning Mediation at The Palm House, Sefton Park

There’s an hour long session of meditation on offer at the heart of Sefton Park on Wednesday mornings from 10:45am. It’s just £3 to join in and find your zen. Find out more here.

Lunch at This Is Livin, Crosby

Calling all foodies, This Is Livin, Crosby offers up a deli kitchen menu that will set your senses alight. The Carnegie Road Avenue restaurant is serving up porchetta, baked swordfish (above), manzo risotto and more. Check out the menu here. 

Murder Mystery & Chill at Hangar 34

If you’re into murder mysteries and serial killer documentaries this is the event for you! Head to Hangar 34 to meet Paul Harrison, one of the first British policemen to work with the FBI Behavioural Science Unit, having interviewed over 70 of the world’s worst serial killers, he’s your best Netflix series in the flesh! Info here.


Thursday 6th September

Brighten Up Your Lunch with Bite Bus, Exchange Flags

The Bite Bus is on it’s way to Exchange Flags and will be throwing open its hatch from 12-2pm on the first Thursday of the month throughout winter. Ditch your soggy butty and tuck into freshly prepared curries, tacos, hot dogs and more. Info here. 

Bongo’s Bingo, Camp & Furnace

Bongo’s Bingo is gearing up for a mad September, and wait for it…..there’s still tickets available for this Thursday! Venga Boys are in town next week but as you might expect, tickets for that sold out AGES ago! Get down with Johnny and the girls this Thursday and get your tickets here. 

Pizza & a Pint at The Book, West Derby

Looking for a new venue to dine and relax on Thursday night? Head to The Book, West Derby Village. It’s just £10 for a pint and pizza, or glass of house wine and pizza on Thursdays from 12-9pm. We could stay there all day! See what’s on here. 


Friday 7th September

Disney Magic on the Mersey

There’s a huge after school party taking place down at Princes Parade on Friday from 4pm as Disney Magic on the Mersey returns with a sail away show and loads of fun for all the family. Find out more here. 

ASBO Cinema, Dirty Dancing, Camp & Furnace

Kellermans wouldn’t stand a chance with the ASBO behaviour expected at Camp & Furnace on Friday! ASBO Cinema returns with a screening of Dirty Dancing, grab your watermelons and prepare to get down on the dancefloor as this iconic film gets an airing like no other. Tickets here. 

Gin to My Tonic Show, Exhibition Centre Liverpool

If you love Gin, there is only one place to be this weekend. The Gin To My Tonic Show opens at Exhibition Centre Liverpool on Friday for three days of Gin tasting, discovering and appreciating! Get your tickets here.

IWF Summer BBQ Garden Party

Invisible Wind Factory is throwing its 3rd garden party soiree this Friday in the new courtyard, called Depot. Expect Vegan, vegetarian and meat options, cut-price beer, tropic longdrinks, Balearic rollover DJs and more. Info here. 


Saturday 8th September

Reminisce Festival, Sherdley Park

It’s finally here! Reminisce Festival 2018 is back at Sherdley Park this Saturday and the line up is world class. From Sybil and 2Unlimited to Rachel McFarlane, Sonique, Rosala, Ultrabeat and our very own Lee Butler, if you love you club classics, don’t miss this. Ticket info here. 

Latin Party, Viva Brazil Liverpool

There’s a salsa party of epic proportions going on at Viva Brazil this Saturday as Viva Salsa celebrates its first birthday at the venue. Expect a lively atmosphere, fancy footwork and a soundtrack that’s guaranteed to have you shaking your jelly. Info here. 

Daft Punk Orchestra, IWF

Here’s a mash up we could only ever dream about! Invisible Wind Factory is hosting  13 piece orchestra is going perform a live rework of the greatest electronic music of all time. Daft Punk Orchestra at IWF is unmissable. Tickets here. 


Sunday 9th September

Sunday Roast Hot Spot: NYL Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

It’s just £10 for a delicious roast dinner and a drink at NYL Restaurant & Cocktail Bar, every Sunday from 12pm until 6pm and you’ll be hard pushed to find a more stunning venue to tuck in too! Family friendly and the Liverpool Cocktail Collection is a well-earned Sunday treat. Info here. 

Anti Social Jazz Club, The Merchant

Liverpool

The Merchant hosts the Anti Social Jazz Club from 7pm on Sunday. It’s free entry and the soundtrack aims to connect the dots between jazz and contemporary music from around the globe. No North Face in sight. Info here.

Sunday Slay, Donna Trump at OUT Liverpool

There’s free entry in to OUT Liverpool’s weekly Sunday Slay cabaret show and this weekend, Donna Trump is taking to the stage to entertain the masses. It’s worth calling to book a booth and make a night of it. Info here.


One for the Kids

Adventure Dock Autism Friendly Sessions

The Adventure Dock Co is working with local ambassador Mikey Pinder to offer ADHD and Autism friendly sessions on the waterpark from this week. You can find out more and book on to make a splash here. 


Get Booking

Liverpool Food and Drink Festival, Sefton Park

Returning to Sefton Park on 15th-16th September for the tastiest day out on Merseyside. The two day event brings together the very best independent food and drink vendors plus family fun and entertainment, with something for everyone. Get your tickets in advance and find out more here. 


Don’t forget the easiest way to get around our region is by using one of our amazing public transport networks. The Merseyrail Family Ticket is great value and can help you save bucket loads on summer travel, click here to find out more here.  Plus Arriva has a whole network of bus routes across Merseyside and it’s never been easier to plan your day out, click here to find out more.

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