What’s on this week in liverpool 15th – 21st July 2019
Festival vibes, fierce sporting action, tasty eats and summer cocktails. We’ve got an incredible line up of events for you this week in Liverpool.
LIMF 2019 offers up an unmissable line up of live music and DJ’s for two days at Sefton Park. Also this week in Liverpool, Cream Classical in the Park brings the club beats while the fierce sporting action continues at the Vitality Netball World Cup, building up to the final on at the weekend – and we’ve got a royal visit at Cruise Liverpool.
Elsewhere we’ve got morning meditation, Friday night live music and cocktails in the city, a stellar Sunday roast and fun at Knowsley Safari for the kids. Book that bottomless brunch now because you’re definitely going to need it!
Here’s the best of what’s on this week in Liverpool….
Monday 15th July
Vitality Netball World Cup 2019
What an incredible few days of world class sport we’re enjoyed! The Vitality Netball World Cup opening games has led to a thrilling second round at the M&S Bank Arena and Official Fan Park at Liverpool ONE. Who will triumph this week? Tickets and fan park events here.
Opening Day, 200 Degrees Coffee, MetQuarter
The vinyl is coming off! 200 Degrees Coffee opens its doors at MetQuarter on Monday from 7:30am! The team is firing up the Black Eagle coffee machine to kick start your day. Find out more here.
Jaws, Picturehouse at FACT
The greatest, spine-tingling monster movie of all time is making a big screen comeback at FACT on Monday night from 8pm. Jaws on the big screen! Just watch you don’t launch your popcorn. Tickets here.
Tuesday 16th July
Queen Mary 2, Cruise Liverpool
We’ve got a royal visit lined up for Tuesday. Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 makes a highly anticipated return to Liverpool, the first since the Three Queens event in 2015. Get to Cruise Liverpool before the sail away around 8pm for some stunning pictures. More info here.
Scouse Pacific, Royal Court Theatre
Imagine a desert island rammed full of scousers in homemade ugg boots and rollers! Scouse Pacific is back at the Royal Court Theatre now and until 10th August and if you’ve ever wondered what a scouse version of Lost would be like, get your tickets right now! More here.
Maray, Royal Albert Dock
The warm, fine weather has returned and it’s a great excuse to dine at the dock. Maray has just opened its third Liverpool restaurant at Royal Dock and we’re hearing amazing things. Fabulous menu and stylish bar for cocktails with a view. More here.
Wednesday 17th July
Morning Mediation, Palm House Sefton Park
Enjoy the lighter mornings with a bit of peace and tranquillity. Sefton Park Palm House hosts morning meditation from 10:45am on Wednesday. Book your spot here.
Keith Haring at Tate Liverpool
If you still haven’t seen Keith Haring at Tate Liverpool, where have you been? Jump on board the Arriva Keith Haring bus and head to the Royal Albert Dock to check out this truly inspiring exhibition. Tickets here.
Chicken Kiev Pizza, Santa Maluco
You can now eat your old skool favourite on a freshly baked pizza! Santa Maluco’s chicken kiev pizza is packed with garlic, mozzarella, chicken breast, brioche parsley crumble and aoili, making it a delicious alternative to standard pizza toppings. Get yours here.
Thursday 18th July
Hyper Nice, Free Comedy Night, Tusk Baltic
Tusk presents a free comedy night with David Watson performing “HYPER-NICE” a brand new, one person comedy show. We love this venue! Why not get down there early, grab a bite to eat and settle in for the show. More info here.
The Non-Stop Music Quiz, Marine St Social
Marine Street Social is hosting the non-stop music quiz with a difference from 8pm on Thursday night. Think you’re a bit of a statto on the charts? Grab your free tickets online and get down there.
Summer G&T’s at Liverpool Gin Distillery
Is there a more perfect summer tipple than a refreshing G&T? Head to Liverpool Gin Distillery, Castle Street and keep it local with your favourite flavour of Liverpool Gin. Cheers to Thursday night drinks in the city. More info here.
Friday 19th July
Friday Night at The Cotton Lounge
Post work drinks in the business district has to be The Cotton Lounge at Hotel Indigo. With a stylish indoor bar and large outdoor terrace, plus live music and delicious sharing boards, don’t rush to go home. Stay a while. Find out more here.
Cream Classical in the Park
Cream takes its hugely popular club classic concept to a whole new level. Cream Classical in the Park brings 20 DJ’s, 2 stages and a 50 piece orchestra to Sefton Park for an epic all dayer. Some tickets and all the info you need right here.
LIMF Fringe Events
There’s a whole host of LIMF Fringe events taking place at venues across the city including this Friday night belter at Craft Taproom. Head this way for the full run down ahead of the festival weekend.
Saturday 20th July
This is it! Day one of the biggest music festival in our city and the line up is out of this world. Central Stage, hosted by our very own Jay Hynd features the likes of Sigma, Nile Rodgers and Chic, Ella Eyre, YXNG Bane, Anton Powers, Maverick Sabre and more. Our full event run down and tickets here.
The Chills, Punch Tarmey’s
Liverpool’s one stop Irish bar in the Baltic, Punch Tarmey’s plays host to The Chills on Saturday from 9pm. Expect all your favourite indie bangers from this north west based covers band. More info here.
Buyers Club Garden Party
There’s a full day of fit Campari cocktails, vegan kebabs and live DJ’s on at The Buyers Club, Hardman Street on Saturday. Head down from 1pm to hear the likes of Motormouf, Remy Jude, NU TRIBE (COLLECTA) and more. Free entry. More info here.
State Your Flow, Brick Street
Anyone else seeing Saved By The Bell on this flyer? Brick Street hosts ‘State Your Flow’ on Saturday from 9pm – 2am. If you’re into Hip Hop, Neo-house, RNB, afrobeat and old school, this is the one for you. Info here.
Sunday 21st July
So you thought Saturday’s LIMF line up was immense, check out Sunday! De La Soul, Disco Classical with special guest Sister Sledge featuring Kathy Sledge, NAO, SG Lewis, Samm Henshaw – and that’s just Central stage! It’s still just £11 a ticket and under 12’s go free! More info here.
Vitality Netball World Cup Final 2019
The Vitality Netball World Cup 2019 comes to a thrilling end this week in Liverpool. After 12 days of fierce competition there will be a celebrity charity match and family activities at the Liverpool ONE based Fan Park on Sunday, followed by a medal ceremony to crown the world champs at the M&S Bank Arena. More info here.
National Ice Cream Day, Southport
Southport town celebrates National Ice Cream day on Sunday with a very special new flavour! Taking inspiration from its famous potted shrimp, you can tuck into the bright pink, foam shrimp icy treat with a walk along the prom! Find out more here.
Sunday Roast at Spitroast
You’re definitely going to need a roast this week in Liverpool. For just £10.50 you can tuck into rotisserie chicken with roasted carrots & parsnips, sweet potato mash, ‘the best roasties ever’, rosemary peas, creamed spring greens and homemade chicken gravy at Spitroast Crosby or Smithdown. Menus here.
One For the Kids
Lego Brick Safari, Knowsley Safari
To mark the start of the school summer holidays, Knowsley Safari will be welcoming guests to its Ultimate Brick Safari from 10am on Saturday July 20th – and this is the BIGGEST brick safari the UK has ever seen! Book your visit and find out more here.
Love Island Experience, Chavasse Park
ITV and The Luna Cinema present a brand-new event, Love Island The Experience and you just know tickets for this will fly out! Love Island The Experience will take place from 23rd July for seven nights at Chavasse Park, Liverpool One. More info and booking here.