What’s On This Week in Liverpool 8th – 14th April 2019

This is your guide to the best events in and around Liverpool.


This week in Liverpool is packed with film nights, quizzes, comedy and theatre, basically there’s something for everyone. Foodie wise there’s a brand new French pop up in the Georgian Quarter, we’re brunching all day on Castle St and there’s a Sunday roast and cabaret show on offer at Grand Central Hall.

It’s Martini o’clock at Tusk, Comedians take on Rappers at Hot Water, Brian McFadden plays the Cavern and the menacing Sweeney Todd is back in town on Hope Street. Anyone need a trim?


Here’s what’s on this week in Liverpool 8th – 14th April 2019……

Monday 8th April

Brunch, Castle St Townhouse

From premium bacon butties (or bottomless brunch) to get you started and the likes of Rib Eye Steak, Pan Fried Salmon and more, we could quite happily dine at Castle St Townhouse all day long! More here. 

Monday Movie Night, Some Like It Hot, Dramshop

If you’re looking for a fab way to unwind after all the Grand National madness, head to Dramshop, Gradwell St and watch Marilyn do her thing in Some Like It Hot from 6pm. Free entry and free popcorn. 

Monday Night Quiz, Sanctuary Tap

Every Monday night the team at Sanctuary Tap, Castle St challenge you and your team to beat their quiz Mistress Jayne Smith with all things general knowledge. Arrive from 6:30pm to nab a spec. Info here. 


Tuesday 9th April

Matthew Bourne’s, Swan Lake, Empire Theatre

Image Credit: Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures, Facebook

If you think you know the story of Swan Lake, think again! The amazing Matthew Bourne’s Swan lake comes to the Empire from 9th – 13th April with an award-winning, modern take on a classic tale. Tickets here. 

Le Petit Marche, Free State Kitchen

We love a brand new food concept and now Free State Kitchen, Maryland St is launching pop up, Le Petit Marche on Tuesday at 9pm. Expect a delicious 5 course tasting French feast with each course paired with a stunning wine. More here. 

Harry Potter Quiz Night, Baltic Market

Where better to represent your house than in a huge quiz at the Baltic Market on Tuesday night? Last few tickets available for this mega quiz where someone will be crowned the king of quidditch. Tickets here. 


Wednesday 10th April

Lunch at Lunyalita, Royal Albert Dock

With the weather staying fine we’re going for a taste of Spain for lunch on Wednesday. Head to Lunyalita on the beautiful Royal Albert Dock for the finest and freshest tapas with a first class view.

Brian McFadden, The Cavern Club

Former Westlife star and regular at Bongo’s Bingo, Brian McFadden will be performing live at The Cavern on Wednesday night with tracks from his up and coming album. Info here. 

Lost at Hangar 34, End of Term

You know the script. Lost brings the biggest house, techno and disco to Hangar 34 on Wednesday for an end of term blow out. Cheap drinks and good times. Info here. 


Thursday 11th April

Unibet Premier league Darts, M&S Bank Arena

You don’t have to be even remotely into darts to soak up the atmosphere at the Unibet Premier League Darts at the M&S Bank Arena on Thursday. Think Bongo’s Bingo without the coco pops! Tickets here. 

Bombed Out Church Beer & Cider Festival

Looking for an iconic venue in which to enjoy a pint this weekend? Make it St Luke’s Berry Street as the Beer and Cider Festival brings more than 150 real ales and 50 ciders to Liverpool. Tickets here. 

Game Of Thrones Quiz, The Ship & Mitre

Dale St pub The Ship & Mitre invites you to test your GoT knowledge with an epic quiz from 6pm on Thursday. Dress as your fave character, get stuck in to the drinks specials and remind Jon Snow he knows nottin! Info here. 


Friday 12th April

Gin Fever Festival, Constellations

There’s live music in the courtyard and ALL the gin on offer at Constellations this weekend as Gin Fever brings a two day festival to the Baltic. Cocktails bars, music, street food, all at one amazing venue. Tickets here. 

Alexander O’ Neal, Liverpool Olympia

The one and only RNB legend, Alexander O’Neal plays the Liverpool Olympia on Friday night. Get ready to belt out Criticize, If You Were Here Tonight, Never Knew Love Like This and loads more. Tickets here. 

Jazz & Martini Nights, Tusk Baltic

There’s a brand new night, bursting with sophistication at Tusk Food & Drink on Friday. It’s £10 in and you receive a free drink and a variety of tasters from the new Martini menus! Scousetini anyone? Info here.


Saturday 13th April

Sweeney Todd, Everyman Theatre

Remember Little Mo from EastEnders? Actress Kacey Ainsworth joins a brilliant cast to bring the brutal story of Sweeney Todd back to life for Everyman Theatre audiences. Would you sit in the barber chair? Tickets here. 

Comedians V Battle Rappers, Hot Water Comedy Club

It’s going to get personal at Hot Water Comedy Club on Saturday as the comedians take on the battle rappers in a serious of sly ‘ya ma’ type slurs for your entertainment. Tickets here. 

Late Wake Club: Prince, Camp & Furnace

Life is just a party and parties weren’t meant to last! The legend, the man, the symbol, Prince gets his very own Late Wake Club celebration on Saturday night. Raspberry berets optional. Tickets here.


Sunday 14th April

Spring Pop Up Event, Royal Albert Dock

What better way to spend a Sunday in Liverpool than wandering around the pop up brands and tasty food on offer at Royal Albert Dock? There’s craft workshops for the kids, a chocolate safari and lots more to explore. Info here. 

Sunday Dinner & Cabaret, Grand Central Hall

The only way to make a Sunday roast even better is with a brilliant live cabaret show at Grand Central Hall, Renshaw street. Book your tickets and prepare to be enthralled – and not just with the top class roast! Info here.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Woodside Drive In

It’s just a jump to the left to enjoy The Rocky Horror Picture Show on the mega big screen at Woodside Drive In Cinema on Sunday evening. Head to Birkenhead before 7pm to get your spot and stock up on snacks. Info here 


One for the Kids

Never mind one for the kids, we’ve got 33 things you can do with the kids this Easter holidays on Merseyside. Head this way for our listing and get ready for two weeks of fun.


Whatever you are up to in and around our  city over the next 7 days you can plan your journey with Merseyrail here. Ditch the car and jump on the train!

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