This week in Liverpool 17th-23rd September 2018
From freshers to feel good comedy and family days out, here’s the best of what’s on this week.
This week in Liverpool is going to be a lively one as we line up brand new comedy, live music, fashion styling and of course, a load of freshers activity. From the Epstein to the Empire, Jacaranda Records Phase One to the cobbles of Concert Square and the leafy Sefton Park and Wirral’s Claremont Farm, there’s a gig, charity event or quiz night for you.
Here’s what’s on this week in Liverpool…..
Monday 17th September
Heebies Quiz Night
Heebies Quiz night returns on Monday the 17th of September. It all kicks off at 9pm so get down early to secure your stools for just £1 entry. Info here.
Big Mad Andy’s Peep Show Quiz, Baltic Market
Alright egg heads here’s another chance for you to prove who’s the brainiest of them all as Baltic Market adds more tickets to Big Mad Andy’s Big Mad Peep Show Quiz this Monday night from 7:30pm. Details here.
Raiders of the Lost Ark In Concert, Philharmonic Hall
The film that gave the world one of its greatest movie heroes, Indiana Jones, is back and better than ever before! Relive the magic on the silver screen with the original great adventure… Raiders of the Lost Ark… with John Williams’ epic score performed live to picture by a full symphony orchestra! Info and last tickets here.
Tuesday 18th September
June is at Waterstones, Liverpool ONE
Waterstones Liverpool is the place to be for all Gogglebox fans as the lovely June Bernicoff will be doing her 4th book signing, her first without Leon, from 5:30pm. Info here.
EBGB’s TECH-NO Tuesdays 1st Birthday
If you’re into CO2 canons, face paint and free rave essentials on your week nights, get down to EBGB’s for TECH NO Tuesday’s 1st birthday, it’s going to go off. More info here.
Sh!t Indie Disco Freshers Special, Arts Club
Calling all Freshers, a night at Shit Indie Disco is a rite of passage and this week it’s all about you. Expect all your fave indie hits wrapped up in an Arctic Monkeys security blanket. You’re gonna love it. Info here.
Wednesday 19th September
Miss Selfridge Liverpool Style Event, The Florist
You can meet Miss Selfridge fash-un editor Jodie and PR bosses Ellen and Emily at The Florist Hardman Street this week and get you very own style report ready for the new season. Plus Miss Sellfridge Martinis, cute canapes and free giveaways too. Tickets here.
The Royle Family Quiz, Hosted by Jim Royle, Baltic Market
What a mash up this is! The one and only Jim Royle (Ricky Tomlinson) will be at the helm of a Royle Family Quiz at the Baltic Market on Wednesday & Thursday for two nights of quizzing, drinking and profanity! This will go off for definite! Tickets and more info here.
Fastlove, A Tribute to George Michael, Liverpool Empire
Fastlove, A Tribute to Gorge Michael plays for one night only at the Liverpool Empire this week and if you loved George from Wham to Freedom and all the way to Ladies & Gentlemen, get your tickets here.
Liverpool Disco Festival Launch, 24 Kitchen Street
Hold on to your glitter balls, the Liverpool Disco Festival is back! House and Disco favourites, Crazy P returns to Liverpool to kick off the new term with a dj set at 24 Kitchen Street on Wednesday night. Tickets here.
Thursday 20th September
Carry On Henry, Bombed Out Church
This absolute classic British comedy caper gets a big screen, outdoor showing on Thursday night as the Bombed Out Church gets its funny on. More info here.
Psychic Night, Everton in the Community
Back for her 8th year of supporting Everton in the Community, Psychic Donna Fallon will be at the Blue Base on Salop Street from 7pm with readings, predictions and more. Info here.
Life’s A Beach, PopWorld
There’s no need to feel glum about the end of summer at PopWorld! Smirnoff bring Life’s A Beach to the Wood Street club on Thursday night with drinks offers inflatables and more. Details here.
Friday 21st September
Mama Mia Sing-A-Long Cinema, CIRCO
CIRCO is hosting an en masse singalong this Friday night as the first instalment of ABBA mad, Mamma Mia is on the big screen and you provide the soundtrack! Tickets here.
Love Island’s Jack Fincham, LEVEL
Friday night in Liverpool wouldn’t be the same without a reality star or two and this week it’s Love Island’s Jack Fincham’s turn in the scouse spotlight. Head to LEVEL Nightclub for a meet and greet. More info here.
Fiesta Bombarda, Invisible Wind Factory
There’s a tropical paradise to explore at Invisible Wind Factory this Friday night as Fiesta Bombarda returns with Gentleman’s Dub Club to bring a ska/reggae/dub vibe to the party. More info here.
Saturday 22nd September
Ready to Die with an Orchestra!
Biggie Small’s released some of the most revered music of the 90’s and now you can hear it in a whole new way as the 02 Academy hosts an orchestral rendition of Ready to Die, live this Saturday. Tickets and more info here.
ASBO Cinema: The Greatest Showman, Camp & Furnace
The Greatest Showman is getting the greatest cinema screening ever this Saturday as ASBO Cinema brings this family favourite a twist at the Baltic. Don’t miss this and get your tickets.
ABBA on the Mersey
You can say thank you for the music on board a Mersey Ferry this Saturday as Gimme Gimme Gimme ABBA on the Mersey invites you to dress up and set sail! Flares, platforms and your best singing voice is all you need! More info here.
Sunday 23rd September
The Mowgli Trust Dog Show, Claremont Farm
The first ever Mowgli Trust Dog Show takes place at Claremont Farm, Wirral this Sunday and if you’re a dog owner or lover (just like our Jay) this is a brill family day out where you and your pooch can meet likeminded, four-legged friends. More info here.
Nish Kumar, Epstein Theatre
Double Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee, Nish Kumar performs his ‘It’s in your nature to destroy yourselves’ live stand up at the Epstein Theatre this Sunday. There will be jokes about politics, mankind’s capacity for self-destruction and if this will lead to the end of days…sound! More info and tickets here.
Black Honey & Special Guests, Jacaranda Phase One
Fancy seeing a gig this Sunday, get down to Jacaranda Records Phase One and catch Black Honey and guests performing live. One of the most talked about guitar bands, Black Honey also release their debut album this week so get your first listen on Sunday night. More details here.
One for the Kids
Claire House Splash Dash, Sefton Park
This will be the best family fun you’ll have this week! The Claire House Splash Dash returns to Sefton Park this Saturday and you’re invited to run, jog, walk or even cartwheel your way around the 5k course while getting completely covered in rainbow paint! There’s still time to register on the day, click here for the details.
Cocktails in the City, St George’s Hall
We recommend you get your Cocktails in the City tickets asap as this mass bringing together of the city’s best mixologists and drinks producers comes together under one incredible roof! Taking place on 12-13th October you can expect phenomenal drinks, food and entertainment alongside the city’s best bartenders. Find out more and grab your tickets 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 local travel, click here to find out more. Plus Arriva has a whole network of bus routes across Merseyside and the North West with great value tickets for students too. Click here to find out more.