Your Guide Liverpool for the week ahead (3rd-9th July 2017)
It’s finally July and summer is here with a bang! This week is packed full with brand new experiences, so grab a pen and lets get planning!
The city is about to be flooded with fashionistas as British Style Collective in association with Alcatel stages its three day city wide take over from Friday. Look out for fringe events across the city bars and restaurants plus workshops and freebies at Liverpool One this weekend. For those not strutting their stuff, Your Guide Liverpool has lined up comedy, live music, film nights, brand new bars and loads of family fun.
Here’s Your Guide Liverpool for the week ahead…
Monday 3rd July
Monday Motivation Joe & The Juice, Liverpool One
We’re starting the week with the best intentions and grabbing a health kick in a glass from Joe & The Juice at John Lewis, Liverpool One. From Hangover Heaven, Iron Man, Stress Down and more, there’s a blend to kick start every Monday morning. More here.
POP Pilates at Leaf, Bold Street
Woah did you make it through the day without a chocolate binge? Or maybe (like us) you need to work one off to get that elusive summer body!? Why not head to Leaf, Bold Street and have a go at POP Pilates? Get your tickets here.
Baltic Market Opening Week
Following a superb opening event last week, and queues around the Cains Brewery last weekend, the Baltic Market opening week events continue. Have you checked it out yet? With a host of independent eateries and socials to get involved in, you’re missing out! Line up info here.
Tuesday 4th July
Brekkie at Moose, Dale Street
Moose have six fabulous new menu additions for you to try including the Breakfast Backstop Nachos above, a delicious Vegan Bronx Brunch and a special egg white omelette. For every omelette sold Moose are donating 50p per dish to international aid and refugee charities. Menus and more here.
The Witty Committee, Hot Water Comedy Club, Seel Street
MC Rikkey Wiley introduces a stellar line up of 6 comics to the Seel Street stage this Tuesday night from 7pm. With awesome deals on food as well as tickets, Hot Water Comedy is always an affordable and hilarious mid-week night out. Line up info here.
Drinks at Clockworks, Wolstenholme Square
Your Guide Liverpool is a huge fan of Clockworks, Wolstenholme Square. The atmosphere is chilled, the beats are American pop, rock with a dash of country thrown in, the food is tasty and plentiful and the outside terrace is perfect for cocktails on summer nights! Check it out here. (and we’ll see you down there).
Wednesday 5th July
Tapas for tea at Milo Lounge, Lark Lane
Can’t quite decide what you fancy for lunch or dinner today? Why not have a little bit of everything with the plentiful tapas menu at Milo Lounge, Lark Lane? The portions are generous, super tasty and great value for money. Menu and more here.
Cult Film Night: The Big Lebowki, Baltic Market
The Baltic Market continues its varied programme of social events with a cult movie night. Pitch up from 7pm for happy hour before The Big Lebowski kicks off at 8pm. Great new venue, iconic old school film! Get your tickets here.
Thursday 6th July
The Day John Met Paul, St Peters Church, Woolton
This is an unmissable event for Beatles fans. On 6 July 2017, 60 years to the day, St Peter’s, Woolton will be celebrating the anniversary of The Quarrymen’s performance at the church fete, and the day John met Paul. You’re invited to step back in time to replicate the Fete and the Grand Dance at the Church Hall. Find out more here.
Chillin & Grilling at Bubbles, Exchange Flags
Have you checked out the latest addition to Exchange Flags? Bubbles Bar is serving up tasty bar snacks and of course plenty of bubbly throughout the summer season, this is a perfect sun trap for summer days with mates. More info here.
Rocking on the River, Pier Head Village
Finish your Bubbles in time to head down to Pier Head Village and take in a brilliant line up of live music this Thursday night. Rocking on the River kick off at 6pm and features acts such as Madeline Smith, Jake Bowness, Raised By Wolves and more. Full line up details here. Your Guide Liverpool is looking forward to bringing you weekly info on whats on at the Pier Head Village throughout the summer.
Summer in a glass with Aperol Spritz, The Club House, Liverpool One
Heat things up this Thursday with a hands-on aperitivo masterclass with Aperol’s Italian brand ambassadors at The Club House, Liverpool one. Try the delicious cicchetti small plates too at one of Liverpool’s most stylish roof terraces, from 6pm. More here.
Liverpool Noise Presents Colour, Deliah and more at 24 Kitchen Street
More live music on offer as Liverpool Noise presents a fundraiser for The Whitechapel Centre at 24 Kitchen Street. Music comes in the form of Colour, The Debt Stars, Deliah and more. Raise some cash for a great cause by having a night out with your mates. Simple. Details here.
Friday 7th July
British Style Collective in association with Alcatel
Fashion has come home! We’ve been talking (and obsessing) about British Style Collective for months and the biggest fashion festival in Europe kicks off its three day, city wide take over this Friday. Get your ticket for access to 4 different venues, hundreds of shops, catwalk shows and insider style tips and workshops. Come and see us at Exhibition Centre Liverpool for a natter and a selfie! All the info you need is here.
Friday night street food feast at Mowgli, Castle Street
Start your Friday with a big old dose of flavour! Book a table at Mowgli, Water Street for an Indian street kitchen feast. Our current faves are gunpowder chicken, chat bombs and the mouth-watering Bunny Chow! Don’t expect to need to eat again all weekend! Menus and more here.
Cinema at The Dome, Grand Central, presents Dirty Dancing
Ready for the time of your life? Head to The Dome, Grand Central, Renshaw Street to watch this absolute belter of a film in a truly unique venue. The doors will open at 7pm, arrive early to grab your seat and a drink and the film will start at 8pm. Tickets and more info here.
Moonlight Walk for Woodlands Hospice
Your Guide Liverpool loves a good charity event and this week we’re highlighting Woodlands Hospice. Give the drinks a miss this Friday, get your mates and family and dogs together and do something amazing for a local charity. The Moonlight Walk takes place in Waterloo and Crosby from 8:45pm with two distances to choose from (5k & 10k) suitable for age 12 and up there’s clubbercise, dressing up and a great atmosphere. Sign up here.
Saturday 8th July
Fine Tuned, Albert Dock
The British Style Collective Festival continues across the Albert Dock with Fine Tuned on Saturday and Sunday. If you love your vintage fashion, cars, vinyl, street food and much more, this is the place to be. Fine tuned is a free event for everyone to get involved in and share the old school love. Find out more here.
Fleetmac Wood: Rumours Rave at Constellations
If you don’t love a bit of Fleetwood Mac then you’re not in the gang! Constellations are hosting Fleetmac Wood Rumours Rave on Saturday night, and there’s no where else we’d rather be! More info and tickets here.
SLUXE Sample sale at Hilton Hotel, Liverpool One
Continuing the fashion theme this weekend there’s Huge designer bargains, one off samples and new season sneak peaks to be had at the SLUXE event at Hilton Hotel, Liverpool One. Enjoy an afternoon of savvy shopping, music, beauty, afternoon tea and fizz. Free entry, more info here.
Bowl food on Bold Street at Vincent Kitchen
One of our favourite fast, but healthy food stops is the Vincent Kitchen, Bold Street. You can build your own bowl of goodness and choose from 6 different layers including rice and noodles, meat and fish, veggies, sauce and toppings. These bowls pack a flavoursome punch and are great value too! Menus and more here.
Liverpool Comedy Club hosted by Camp & Furnace
The Liverpool Comedy Club at the Camp and Furnace is Liverpool’s new home of live stand-up comedy and for just £13.50 you can laugh your arse off at the cream of the international comedy circuit performing every Saturday night. This week you can catch local lad Chris McCausland, Paul McCaffrey and host, Brendan Riley, tickets here.
It’s all about the booths at Kingdom, Harrington Street
For an all out glamorous Saturday night out, it has to be the new look Kingdom, Harrington Street. This Moroccan oasis is the nightclub hotspot where sexy booths, waitress service and the best resident DJ’s make you feel every inch of the VIP you are! Find out more here.
Sunday 9th July
Sunday Roast Hot Spot: Crowne Plaza Liverpool, St Nicholas Way
This Sunday we’re heading to Crowne Plaza Liverpool to enjoy our Sunday roast on the dockside. You might not have thought about venturing to this waterfront hotel to dine, but with a sleek new restaurant and plates this pretty, what are you waiting for? Book your family roast dinner here.
Celebrating Bold Street
Your Guide Liverpool is a champion of Bold Street and this Sunday the area is set for a massive celebration of its diverse residents and culture with a street takeover featuring a farmers market, craft stalls, pip-up kitchen and entertainment (basically what it says on the flyer above). Fans of world cuisine, culture and making boss memories, don’t miss this. More info here.
Hobo Bazaar at Baltic Market
Pitch up for a wander around the brand new Baltic Market at Cains Brewery and check out the wealth of old school stuff on offer. Looking for interior inspiration, a quirky gift or just treating yourself, this is the place to have a mooch. More info here.
Garden of Eden Summer BBQ, Shankly Hotel, Victoria Street
It’s Summer time and The Shankly hotel is hosting its first Garden of Eden Rooftop SIZZLING BBQ from 12pm this Sunday. This debut event offers panoramic views of Liverpool’s beautiful City Center from the rooftop location and tickets include a live DJ performance, delicious sizzling BBQ and beer or Cocktail on arrival. Tickets here.
One for the kids
Stanley Park Summer Fete, Sunday 8th July
Your Guide Liverpool loves a weekend filled with family fun so why not head to Stanley Park from 12-3 this Saturday 8th July 2017 for a fun and FREE afternoon of kids art with Square Pegs, games, face-painting, storytelling, circus skills, bug hunts and kids yoga with Positivity Inc! Plus brilliant pop-up Makers Market selling hand made crafts, fresh produce and delicious treats! All the info here.
Brand spanking new for 2017 is the luxurious VIP area created to give LIMFer’s that extra special festival experience. A perfect place to chill out with family and friends, the VIP EXPERIENCE will give you exclusive access to a private bar area, deluxe toilets and up close and personal views of the CENTRAL STAGE area. Get your tickets in advance here.