What’s on in Liverpool this week: 23rd – 29th April 2018
It’s a huge week for foodies, brain boxes and dogs who love beer!
Wondering what’s on in Liverpool this week? Well, first up there’s a whole host of musical giants flocking to the city this week as Big Luv Weekender brings iconic house legends, Angie Brown and Julie Knight to The Shankly. Foodies will be chomping at the bit to sample all the culinary delights on offer as the Liverpool Spring Food & Drink Festival returns to Sefton Park, plus there’s comedy, quizzes, family fun, SCI FI meet ups and a whole load of girl power, all happening right on your doorstep, this week.
Here’s what’s on in Liverpool this week 23rd – 29th April 2018…….
Monday 23rd April
Live Music at NYL Restaurant & Bar
Do something different this Monday night and catch some live music at NYL Bar, Aloft Hotel. The Liverpool Gin cocktail list is a winner too. Info here.
Free Entry at Hot Water Comedy Club
How do you fancy watching up to 10 professional comedians all performing their very best 5 minute sets? And it’s free entry too! Check out the line up here.
Meet the Maker: Tequila at El Bandito
If there’s a kick ass way to spend a Monday afternoon, it has to be with Tequila experts at El Bandito. We’re game, who’s in? Find out more here.
This is Elvis, Liverpool Empire
The King is back in town for a 6 day run at the Liverpool Empire. This is Elvis truly brings back the unrivalled showmanship and unforgettable tunes that made Elvis the legend we all know and still love. Tickets here.
Tuesday 24th April
Champions League Action, CIRCO
There’s huge sporting action on the big screen at The Dugout, CIRCO on Tuesday night as the reds take on Roma at Anfield. Food, ale and entry offers available. More info and free tickets here.
Quiz Night on Hardman Street
What could possibly make a traditional quiz night down the pub, more interesting? Whisky, that’s what! Fly in the Loaf from 7, be there! Get your tickets here.
Lennon’s Banjo, Epstein Theatre
There’s brand new scouse comedy on at The Epstein from this week, Lennon’s Banjo features an all scouse, all star cast and a story that will have you tickled. Get your tickets here.
Wednesday 25th April
Liverpool ONE Student Event
Calling all students! Liverpool ONE is treating you to up to 50% off huge high street and designer brands plus freebies for one day only. Check out what’s on offer here.
The Best of the League of Gentlemen Screening, 81 Renshaw Street
Liverpool Noise and Yeah Buddy! are back with another brilliant screening night at intimate venue, 81 Renshaw Street. Take a trip to Royston Vasey this time. Tickets available here.
Frank Turner plays the 02 Academy Liverpool
Having just released his 7th studio album ‘Be More Kind’, Frank Turner is back on the road, touring the UK and stops in at the 0s Academy for one night only. Tickets and info here.
Thursday 26th April
Lunch at The Viking Pub & Bakehouse, West Kirby
Ping Pong Fight Club, Camp & Furnace
It’s back and it’s gonna get fierce. Ping Pong Fight Club returns to Camp & Furnace this week and there’s still time to get your team together and enter. More info and registration here.
The Big Fat (but sustainable) Quiz of the Year, Frederiks
Er have you seen the prizes on offer at Frederiks Big Fat Quiz night? We’re hoping there’s a chair and all dramatic lighting as teams take on this ultimate challenge. More info here.
Friday 27th April
Michael McIntyre, Echo Arena
After rave reviews down the road in Manchester, Michael McIntyre hits the Echo Arena for two dates 27th-28th April and is guaranteed to have you in pleats laughing. Last remaining tickets here.
Spring Spritz Weekend, Slug & Lettuce
We’re hoping the Spring Spritz Weekend at Slug & Lettuce entices the sun back to Liverpool after a wash out week. 241 Aperol Spritz will put a smile on our face come rain or shine. Find out more here.
Spice Girls 2 Become 1 Night, Baltic Social
I’ll tell you what I want…what I rea….okay you get the jist. Baltic Social is going to burst with GIRL POWER this Friday night with a Spice Girls playlist, all the dance routines, glitter, best dressed prizes and all of the attitude. More info here.
Basshunter live at Level Nightclub
Oh yes, none other than noughties DJ, Basshunter is in Liverpool to play a live set at Level Nightclub, Fleet Street. Give this one a play and pretend its 2006! Tickets and more info here.
Saturday 28th April
Liverpool Spring Food & Drink Festival, Sefton Park
It’s back for another weekend of food, drink, lifestyle and family fun. The Liverpool Spring Food & Drink Festival returns to Sefton Park with so much to see, do and eat, you’d better be hungry. Get your tickets online and save here.
BIG LUV Weekender, Shankly Hotel
Have you seen the line up for the Big Luv Weekender? 12 hours of iconic house music from the likes of Julie Knight, Angie Brown, 2 Funky 2 and more! Last few tickets here.
Wrong Festival, Invisible Wind Factory
Liverpool Docklands is about to go off this weekend as Wrong Festival kicks off across multiple venues, bringing the very best in ‘weird rock music’ from the most exciting bands. Final release tickets here.
SCI FI Weekender, Spaceport
Get your geek on at Spaceport this weekend with the SCI FI, Star Wars themed meet up. Meet the characters, see the exhibitions and take tonnes of pics. Find out more here.
Cream & Circus present Kaluki at Asylum
There’s a huge night at Asylum this Saturday as Cream & Circus present Kaluki featuring CamelPhat, Dubfire, Heidi and more. Tickets and more here.
Sunday 29th April
Sunday Brunch Launch, Gusto, Albert Dock
The only way to start a mega Sunday is with a fabulous brunch and Gusto, Albert Dock launch their brand new menu this weekend. More info and menus here.
Yappy Hour at Brew Dog
Now that you’ve filled your belly, it’s time to treat your pooch. It’s Yappy Hour at BrewDog, which offers up special doggy beer that’s freshly brewed each week. Awwww! Click here to find out more.
Bombed Out Market, St Lukes
Complete your lazy Sunday in Liverpool with a wander around the Bombed Out Market at St Lukes. Crafty stuff, tasty stuff and your chance to support some local independents. Click here for stall info and times.
One for the Kids
Zog Storybook Crafts, Dove & Olive Eatery
Head down to Dove & Olive, Dovedale Road on Tuesday this week for fabulous fun of the dragon kind! Craft and storybook fun awaits your little ones plus a cuppa for the parents too! More info here.
Stereophonics, Echo Arena
The Stereophonics announced a one-off gig at the Echo Arena on Wednesday 30th May and ticket sales have, unsurprisingly, rocketed. You can’t afford to miss this! Grab your tickets here.