This week in Liverpool 21st – 27th January 2019
Film nights, speed dating, not one but two massive bands and loads of comedy, this is your week in Liverpool.
The students are back, January pay day is on the horizon and we’re taking on what’s being dubbed the most depressing day of the year, with a free cuppa from Liverpool ONE. This week in Liverpool we’re lining up 25% off buttermilk chicken, free family fun at the weekend, 90’s nostalgia at St Helen’s Theatre Royal and a healthy dose of comedy with a real life junior doctor! Oh and……BOYZONE are here!
Here’s the best of what’s on this week in Liverpool 21st – 27th January 2019……
Monday 21st January
Free Cuppa at The Cosy Club, Liverpool ONE
The lovely folk at The Cosy Club, Liverpool ONE are giving away free cups of tea all day long to combat Blue Monday. So why not drop in from 9am, say hello and enjoy a little me time to start your week! Look out for free bouquets from Liverpool ONE too. More here.
Ma Egerton’s Stage Door Monday Night Quiz
The formidable Tina Malone is back at the helm at Ma Egerton’s Stage Door (behind the Liverpool Empire Theatre) for the Monday night quiz. Win the £50 jackpot and get one of the freshly baked pizza’s down you while you’re there! More info here.
Speed Dating Love & Rockets, Lark Lane
Fancy finding love in 2019? Head down to Love & Rockets on Monday night for a Fastlove Speed Dating session from 7:30pm. If you’re aged 23 to 46, this one is for you. All the info and booking here.
Tuesday 22nd January
Spanish Gin Tasting, Lunyalita, Albert Dock
Fancy hearing all about how gin is made, taste a variety of stunning Spanish gins, as well as try a variety of tapitas and ingredients to go with them? Get your tickets for Spanish Gin Tasting at Lunyalita on Tuesday evening from 6:30pm. Tickets here.
25% off lunch at Yard & Coop Hanover St
Did you know you can get 25% off the buttermilk heaven that is Yard & Coop throughout January? Download this voucher and chow down. Also, kids eat free from 12pm-6pm too! Winner, winner, chicken dinner.
Wednesday 23rd January
Brunch at Jam Restaurant, Sir Thomas Street
Sir Thomas Street hidden gem, Jam Restaurant & Cocktail Bar serves up delicious brunch and dinner menus with classics done right. Fancy Eggs Benedict, homemade buttermilk pancakes or a hearty bacon and mushroom hash? Then check out the menu and book here.
St Brides Yoga
Yoga sessions are back on Wednesdays from 6pm-7pm at the beautiful St Brides Church in the heart of the Georgian Quarter. It’s just £6 per session and you can take your own mat along too. Find out more here.
Comedy Punchliners, Punch Tarmey’s, Cain’s Brewery Village
It’s £5 entry (and you get a pint with that) to see the brilliant line up at Punch Tarmey’s first Comedy Punchliners event on Wednesday night. The likes of Monty Burns, Liam Bolton, Simon Wozniak and more are live from 8pm. Tickets here.
Thursday 24th January
Shit Indie Disco, Big Refreshers Party, Arts Club
Shit Indie Disco is welcoming all the students back after a long Xmas and New Year break. Expect all your usual indie bangers from Oasis, The Strokes, The Courteeners, Catfish & The Bottlemen, Blossoms, Tame Impala and more. Glow sticks, hands in the air and good times. Early bird tix are £1.50 here.
Music Movies #1, The Blues Brothers, Studio2
Studio2, Parr Street kicks off its Music Movie season with The Blues Brothers on Thursday night from 7pm. This iconic film gets a big screen showing followed by a dance party afterwards. Glasses and hats at the ready, we’re on a mission from God! Tickets here.
Girl Power, The Spice Girls Experience, St Helens Theatre Royal
If you know all the words to Wannabe, if you we’re a Posh, Ginger, Scary, Sporty or Baby, if you knew all the dance routines and harmonies, then you defo loved The Spice Girls and should get to St Helens Theatre Royal for this brilliant show that charts their world wide success. Tickets here.
Friday 25th January
Nathan Carter Live, Philharmonic Hall
Did you know that one of Irelands biggest live music acts is a lad from Liverpool? Nathan Carter plays a homecoming gig at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall on Friday, bringing his own unique take on country/pop cross over back to the scouse crowds. Tickets selling fast here.
Finca’s Cuban/Chinese Feast, The Bagelry
This weekend The Bagelry will become the home of a huge Cuban/Chinese fusion feast as Finca serves up a 1950’s Latin American inspired dining event. There’s two sittings each day and they’re selling fast. Check out the vegan roast dinner pasties there too! Info here.
Adam Kay Junior Doctor: This is going to hurt Liverpool Empire
Award-winning comedian Adam Kay shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this brilliant evening of stand-up and music. Whether you’ve read the accompanying book or not, you’ll likely end up in stitches. Tickets here.
Save The Rave featuring Bez, Circo
Our very own DJ Lee Butler is at CIRCO on Friday from the Save The Rave Launch event featuring a DJ set from none other than Bez! Davey T, Rob Cain and special guests complete the music line up. Minimum age 25. Tickets here.
Gaga V Madonna, OUT Liverpool
There’s free entry all weekend long to the OUT Liverpool Gaga V Madonna event. Cheap bevvies, all the best tunes, themed cocktails and Beverly Tight-Lipps & Miss KTK will be your DJs. Find out more here.
Saturday 26th January
Clothes Swap, Make North Docks
If you’ve had a post Christmas wardrobe clear out get down to Make, North Docks this weekend and join the clothes swap at the Zero-Waste Conference. New wardrobe, your stuff avoids landfill and everyone looks fabulous. Info here.
Brunch, Baby E, Dale Street
Now open at the weekends, Baby E Coffee & Deli, just down the steps at Temple Building invites you to dine on traditional brunch dishes, fresh bagels, pasta and salad specials plus vegan cakes, freshly brewed coffee and they do a cracking Sunday Roast too. Check out the menu here.
Kaiser Chiefs, Mountford Hall
Mountford Hall plays host to the Kaiser Chiefs on Saturday night at 7pm. Back with a headline tour having been holed up in the studio since their last album ‘Stay Together’ in 2016, we can’t wait to hear the new material live. Tickets here.
Kingdom 11th Birthday Bash with Jocelyn Brown
Liverpool nightlife spot, Kingdom is celebrating its 11th birthday on Saturday with the queen of the club classics, Jocelyn Brown, live on stage. DJ’s Tom Buck and Josh Miller plus guests are also on the bill. More info here.
Sunday 27th January
Pop Up Café, Sefton Park Palm House
Take a stroll around Sefton Park this weekend and stop in at The Palm House for a cuppa and wedge of cake. The Pop Up Café is on from from 10am until 4pm, Saturdays and Sundays until March. More info here.
Boyzone Farewell Tour, M&S Bank Arena
After 25 years of boy band fame, six UK number 1 singles and five UK number 1 albums, Boyzone released their final album, ‘Thank You & Goodnight’ in November and bring the tour to our M&S Bank Arena on Sunday. Tickets here.
Royal Rumble Quiz, MODO
There’s a £50 cash prize up for grabs alongside the Royal Rumble live screening at Modo, Concert Square. Drinks offers, build up and quiz from 8pm and main event from midnight. Info here.
One for the Kids
Family Saturday’s at Victoria Gallery & Museum
Victoria Museum & Gallery, Ashton Street hosts its free family film and craft session this Saturday from 10:30am until 4pm. It’s totally free and you can watch kids film Khumba and get involved in a crafts too. Info here.
Valentine’s Day 2019
We’re giving you a bit of a leg up with booking a truly memorable Valentine’s Day in Liverpool with dining deals, alternative ways to celebrate and mates dates, all taking bookings now. Info here.