What’s on this week in Liverpool 7th – 13th October 2019
October gets into full swing and we’ve got all the best events and activities for this week in Liverpool.
We’re not quite ready to put the heating on this week in Liverpool. With a whole host of great events, club nights, freebies, family fun, art, theatre and music to come – break out the black tights, wrap up warm and plan a fab lunch, drinks, or evening at the theatre with out round up of events.
Here’s what’s on this week in Liverpool 7th – 13th October 2019…
Monday 7th October
Taki Katei’s Japan, World Museum
The first ever exhibition outside Japan of artist Taki Katei’s drawings has opened at World Museum Liverpool. Drawing on Nature brings to life rare and exquisite pieces that were once displayed in the Imperial court. Take a wander and discover something new. Tickets and info here.
Lunch at Peaberry Coffee House, Royal Albert Dock
There’s a hearty, warming lunch dish for all dietary needs on offer at Peaberry Coffee House & Kitchen this week. After a brisk walk around the Dock, why not treat yourself to a black pudding and ham hash, baked eggs, curried pork samosas or a good old fashioned fish finger butty! Check out the menus here.
Tequila Monday’s, Free Donuts at Modo
Concert Square will be buzzing on Monday night as Tequila returns to Modo with free Krispy Kremes – I mean what more could you want in a night out in town? Loads of drinks deals, the biggest beats and all the naughty behaviour. Info here.
Tuesday 8th October
Free Cereal Day, Tiny Rick’s, Smithdown
It’s free cereal day at Tiny Rick’s on Smithdown! To welcome students to and back to the city – or basically anyone who loves a good bowl of the crunchy stuff – get to Rick’s from 2pm and tuck into a free bowl of domestic cereal with ice cold milk – a winning combo that isn’t it? More info here.
Double Fantasy, Museum of Liverpool
The incredible exhibition which details the union of John Lennon and Yoko Ono is due to close in a matter of weeks and if you haven’t seen it – you’re seriously missing out. The man, the music and the woman he loved – all laid out in beautiful detail at the Museum of Liverpool. Runs until 3rd November so don’t miss your chance to see it! More info here.
New Menu at Las Iguanas, Liverpool ONE
There’s 15 brand new dishes on the autumn menu at Las Iguanas to try out this month. Add a little Argentinian heat to your lunch or dinner and check out the Pork Pibil Tacos, Winter Ceviche and Fiesta Ensalada. There’s new tapas, small plates and cocktails on offer too. More here.
Wednesday 9th October
Les Miserables, Liverpool Empire
Seen by over 120 million people world wide, Liverpool Empire plays host to the incredible Les Miserables from Wednesday this week. Set in 19th century France this tale of unrequited love, broken dreams and redemption will be one you’ll never forget. Tickets here.
Yoga at the Palm House, Sefton Park
Take an hour to breathe among the plants and trees in the city’s most relaxing space. The Palm House Sefton Park runs regular yoga sessions on Wednesday mornings from 9:30am. Take your own mat along and enjoy a relaxing flow class. Info here.
Cheese & Gin Tasting, Birkenhead
Support Wirral Ark by getting your tickets to the Cheese and Gin Tasting night at The Talbot in Birkenhead on Friday night from 7pm. Sounds pretty tasty to us. Tickets and info here.
Thursday 10th October
Gossip Girl Quiz, Camp & Furnace
Oh hey the Upper East Side! Dan the massive snitch, Serena, Blair, Chuck and the gang get the Camp & Furnace quiz night treatment on Thursday night from 6pm. Remember when Chuck launched his dad off the roof and Serena got off on horse back from the Hamptons? Good times. Tickets here. XOXO.
Achy Breaky Bride, Epstein Theatre
Our very own Mersey Mouth Lindzi Germain joins Radio City’s Leanne Campbell in Achy Breaky Bride at the fabulous Epstein Theatre this week. It’s never a dull day in Dolly’s Dream Dresses, Liverpool’s boutique Bridal shop run by A Boy Named Sue and his sister Jolene. Tickets here.
Static Bar & Mellowtone Pub Quiz
Static Bar and Mellowtone have teamed up to bring you a monthly pub quiz and it starts this Thursday. Get stuck in with 50 questions, ranging from general knowledge, popular culture, music, art, film and more and be in with a chance in winning some epic prizes including GPS record boxes and gig & theatre tickets! Info here.
Friday 11th October
Merseyside Business Expo, Exhibition Centre Liverpool
Not your average business event, Merseyside Business Expo returns to the Exhibition Centre on Friday with a whole host of top organisations to network, promote and connect – all under one roof. Make sure you check out the Junkyard Golf stand! More info here.
Kylie & Madonna, The Fan Club
The Masquerade is paying homage to the absolute queens of pop on Friday night. Kylie & Madonna The Fan Club brings Ian Usher and Shaun Ponsonby to the decks to have you spinning around and and dressing up. More info here.
Soul Train, Constellations
If you’re mad into soul, funk and motown you’ve got to get down at Constellations on Friday. The Liverpool Soul Train brings all the classics to the Baltic so get dressed up and get down. Tickets here.
Saturday 12th October
Smithdown Road Festival All Dayer
Smithdown Road Festival is back for a one day special at Craft Taproom from 11am on Saturday. There’s a huge line up of live acts to check out including Eyesore & The Jinx, Little Triggers, Buffalo Riot and more. Find out more here.
Roy Orbison & Buddy Holly, The Hologram UK Tour M&S Bank Arena
The Rock N Roll Tour of fans dreams comes to the M&S Bank Arena this Saturday. Using incredible hologram technology – you can experience legends Buddy Holly and Roy Orbison live on stage. Accompanied by a live bank and backing singers on stage, this is one to be seen to be believed. Tickets here.
Cream The Birthday, Camp & Furnace
Have you SEEN the line up for The Birthday at Camp & Furnace? Cream gets a hella birthday party this Saturday with the likes of Paul Van Dyk, Roger Sanchez, Chicane, Tall Paul, K Klass and loads more. Last chance to grab tickets here.
Sunday 13th October
If You 5Know Your History 5k, Everton
Come on Toffees – we’ve got to do something to out run our recent form! On Sunday you help support Everton in the Community by lacing up and taking part in the If You 5Know Your History 5k. It starts at Stanley Park and ends at St Ruperts Tower. More info here.
Lou Lou’s Vintage Fair, Hinterlands
Get winter ready (insert crying face emoji here) with a wardrobe revival at Hinterlands on Sunday. Lou Lou’s Vintage Fair brings more than 40 stalls selling all manner of retro clothing, footwear and accessories to the Baltic from 10am. Find out more and book tickets here.
Northern Soul All Dayer, The Florrie
There’s a stellar line up of live music on offer at The Florrie on Sunday. The Liverpool Northern Soul All Dayer brings DJs from across the UK, with superb record collections and they’re all playing first issue original vinyl only. It’s just £10 on the door and the even kicks off at 1pm. More info here.
Halloween Ball, Alma De Cuba
Uptown Funk Events is hosting a Charity Halloween Ball at Alma De Cuba on Sunday night. You can expect a night filled with live entertainment, the famous petal drop, voodoo performance and 100% of the proceeds going to Contact the Elderly, who support the more isolated and vulnerable members of our local communities. Get involved here.
One For The Kids
Barbie Pop Up Shop – Liverpool ONE
The Barbie Store Fashion Pop Up Store opens at Liverpool ONE for a 6 week residency on Friday this week. Browse the range of fashion items and Barbie Fashionista Dolls plus limited edition clothing and more. Info here.
The Scare Project, Camp & Furnace
This week in Liverpool the count down to Halloween has officially begun and there’s not one, but two brand new attractions at Camp & Furnace. Produced by the award-winning Scare Projects UK, The Candy Cavern is a family friendly Halloween experience, while The Asylum is an after dark fright attraction, not for the feint of heart! Find out more here and get booking…..before it’s too late.