Your Guide Liverpool For The Week Ahead (13-19th March 2017)
It’s that time again, a whole week to plan in the best city in the world, and with Paddy’s Day, boybands and stage shows galore, Your Guide Liverpool has all the info you need to make it a memorable one.
We’ve got a huge line up of evening entertainment as musical big hitters, Olly Murs and Craig David come to town, there’s also a huge choice of comedy this week as Ricky Gervais, Hot Water Comedy Club and New Music Hall Tavern gear up to give you the giggles, and well it wouldn’t be a Your Guide Liverpool round up without something for the kids! Plenty of indoor fun as the April showers head our way!
Here’s Your Guide Liverpool for the week ahead (13-19th March 2017)
Monday 13th March
Indoor Fun at Bubbles World of Play, Marine Point, New Brighton
Brighten your Monday morning and escape the rain showers with some indoor fun at Bubbles World of Play, New Brighton. With dedicated areas for babies and toddlers featuring a coffee shop, garage and squishy zoo, theres tonnes to keep little ones occupied! Opening times and info here.
Circa Waves Live & Album signing at HMV Liverpool One
Scouse foursome Circa Waves enjoyed a great run with their debut LP Young Chasers, a clean, breezy collection of jangly indie pop, but they’ve certainly stepped things up with their new album Different Creatures. Head down to HMV Liverpool One to see them perform live and sign copies of their album from 4:30pm.
Free Laughs at the Hot Water Comedy Club, Seel Street
Every Monday night Comedy Club hosts a solo show from a comedian who has taken their own show up to The Edinburgh Fringe Festival. This is always a hilarious night and best of all it’s completely FREE ENTRY. Find out more here.
Mr Bloom at Southport Theatre
Bring your ‘tiddlers’ along and join Mr Bloom and the Veggies on their first ever live tour at Southport Theatre this Monday. Using song, play and interaction Mr Bloom’s Nursery is a fun show for all the family. Tickets and more info here.
Tuesday 14th March
Breakfast With a Smile at The Bagelry, Nelson Street
The Bagelry is a bakery dedicated to hand crafted boiled and baked bagels, and they do it so well! Treat yourself this Tuesday and indulge in a Sunnyside bagel with beans, or a simple cream cheese bagel and cup of Yorkshire tea! Click here to find out more.
The Long Awaited Return of a Lost Soul at The Royal Court
Dave Kirby’s record breaking comedy is back! Smigger and Donna have been married for longer than they can remember and, now that the kids have flown the nest, they have to spend their time talking to each other. You just know this is going to be a hilariously memorable evening at the Royal Court. Find out more and book tickets here.
Oh What a Night at The Epstein Theatre
Join ‘The Jerseys’ and celebrate the Timeless music of the 100 million album selling Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, The Drifters, The Stylistics, Beach Boys and more – from Doo Wop and Soul, to Northern Soul and Motown… hit after hit after hit. Get your tickets here.
Wednesday 15th March
Alright Snake Hips! It’s Salsa and Social at The Magnet
Who knew you could get your salsa on at The Magnet?! This one off event is aimed at pretty much everyone with an early session for beginners, improvers and then a salacious salsa social late into the night. We reckon this would make for a red hot date night! Find out more here.
Hudson House Seafood & Bar at The Strand
Opulent dining in Liverpool has never looked so good. With an unrivalled view of the stunning Royal Liver Building and a stylish, inviting dining room, we defy you to not fall in love with Hudson House Seafood & Bar. With a mouth-watering menu of fresh, locally sourced ingredients and signature cocktails to sample, what are you waiting for? Book your table here.
Ricky Gervais takes returns to stand up at The Empire Theatre
Star of ‘The Office’ Ricky Gervais brings his tour ‘Humanity’ to the Liverpool Empire this week, after a 7 year break from stand up. His 2007 show ‘Fame’ became the fastest selling UK stand-up show in history with 100,000 tickets for his London shows going in 9 minutes, so don’t hang about, get your tickets here.
Take Your Seat for the ‘Funniest Night of the Year’ at The Epstein
Billed as The Funniest Night Out of the Year, Music Hall Tavern is a hugely popular family-themed musical drag review and you’re invited to see it for yourself in full technicolour glory. The side-splitting show, which boasts lavishly dazzling costumes visits the Epstein for one night only. Tickets and more info here.
Thursday 16th March
Lunch with a side of nostalgia at The Chancery, Paradise Street
Set in the stunning, Grade II Listed Chancery House, the restaurant, bar and delicatessen offers fresh organic produce from the local area, with some imported products that are new to Liverpool and the UK. From breakfasts to burgers and a private dining room fit for a king there really is no reason not to get booking. Find out more here.
Olly Murs at the Echo Arena
The first of two big hitters coming to the Echo Arena this week, everyone’s favourite boy next door, Olly Murs brings his 2017 tour to Liverpool, and you lot went mad for tickets! Following the success of his 5th album, ’24 HRS’ we’re expecting some seriously impressive singing and fan signs on Thursday night! More info here.
Kojo Funds at the Arts Club Loft
Get your dancehall, rap fix as Kojo Funds brings his Dun Talkin tour to Liverpool, with special guests. Tickets and more info about this Arts Club Lift gig, here.
Friday 17th March – St Patrick’s Day 2017
Who’s up for our St Patrick’s Day 2017 pub crawl around Liverpool?
We’ve lined up a whole host of Irish-themed fun with our top 12 ways to celebrate all things tricolour around the city this Friday and being true to our word here at The Guide Liverpool we’re doing the whole route too! Click here to check it out and we’ll see you at the bar!
Chris Liebing at Underground Liverpool
Underground presents is bringing Liverpool ravers a series of in house events with some of the biggest names in House, Techno and more. First up they have one of the biggest names in Techno joining them this Friday – Chris Liebing plus support TBC. Tickets and more info available here.
Natalie McCool at 24 Kitchen Street
24 Kitchen Street is the place to be this Friday night as singer songwriter, Natalie McCool stops off on her UK Tour following the release of her latest album ‘The Great Unknown’ back in November. Tickets are just £7 and available by clicking here.
Saturday 18th March
Prepare to be Judged at the Victoria Gallery and Museum, Ashton Street
Didn’t quite get your fan fill at MCM Comic Con last weekend? Fear not, the Victoria Gallery and Museum, Ashton Street are hosting the first major retrospective of artist, John Higgins’ work in: Beyond Dredd and Watchmen. Absolutely not to be missed for any comic fan. Find out more here.
Continue the Paddy’s Day Madness at Bierkeller Bavarian Bar, Liverpool One
Who said St Patrick’s Day had to end on the 17th March? Get down to Bierkeller Bavarian Bar at Liverpool One for a while host of brilliant drinks deals, live music and sporting action this weekend and continue to party right through until Sunday! More details here.
Craig David at the Echo Arena
Fresh from one of the biggest years of his career, performances at Glastonbury and Fusion here in Liverpool, residencies at Ibiza super clubs, number ones, collaborations with some of the biggest producers & DJ’s on the planet, Craig David is heading off on his biggest tour to date and it lands here this Saturday. Very limited tickets here.
Saturday Night is Date Night at The Old Blind School
The Old Blind School knocks your socks off from the moment you pull up outside. This incredible building in the heart of the Georgian Quarter looks spectacular lit up at night and the dining room and menu are equally impressive. A perfect date night dining location! Click here to book your table.
JBMT Black Tie and Tiara Ball 2017, Crowne Plaza
You’re invited to join the James Bulger Memorial Trust for the 3rd Annual JBMT Black Tie & Tiara Ball featuring a spectacular line up of entertainment including boyband 5ive, as we come together to raise funds for families in need. Tickets still available, more information here.
Sunday 19th March
Sunday Roast Spot, Stanley’s Bar & Grill at Titanic Hotel
Stanley’s Bar and Grill is like a theatre of food where you have been given front row seats and a chance to meet the stars beforehand. The open kitchen allows you to watch a team who just love preparing your Sunday Roast, and we can’t think of a better setting to enjoy tucking into it! How beautiful is that dining room? Book your table here.
Brand New bar, Writers Block invites you to chill in the suburbs
Newly opened Lark Lane bar, Writers Block has been receiving 5 star reviews on Facebook thanks to its brilliant staff, great atmosphere, phenomenal cocktails and the resident pooch, who’s becoming something of a local celeb. Quiet Sunday drinks and a dog to pet…….take our money! More info here.
80’s Invasion at The Phil
Back due to popular demand, the new 80’s Invasion Tour 2017 line-up features Paul Young one of the most popular solo artists from the era, legendary pop punk princess Toyah, Liverpool guitar duo China Crisis and for the first time performing in the UK in over 25 years, flying in especially from the USA, Martika! We’ll see you there! Get your tickets here.
Bunny Run Your Way into Easter 2017
With lighter mornings and more sunny days on the horizon, now is the perfect time to plan some fresh-air family fun. With Easter just around the corner, why not sign up to support the Woodlands Hospice Charitable Trust and take part in the Bunny Run, sponsored 5k at Croxteth Park, on Sunday 9th April. With bunny ears, tail and t-shirt included in the entry price, this is sure to be a great laugh! Click here to book your spot now.
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