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33 Greenhill Road - Open Garden for NGS

The central attraction in the garden is a raised water stream over cobbles running into a raised pond (reservoir).
33 Greenhill Road, Liverpool L18 6JJ Details >
Sun 17 Jul 22

146 Mather Avenue - Open Garden for NGS

A small tree fringed town garden with two ponds, one for fish and one for wildlife. A large woodpile is left to encourage insects as are the nettles along the back wall.
146 Mather Avenue, Liverpool L18 7HB Details >
Sun 17 Jul 22

Mill Green School - Open Garden for NGS

Set in 4 acres the garden features 2 orchards with numerous types of fruit trees, an apple arch with espaliered trees, an allotment, pond, formal garden, a wildlife garden and wilderness area, a
Mill Green School, St. Helens WA9 1BU Details >
Sun 17 Jul 22

Waterloo Art Exhibition

An exhibition with over 400 works of art on display from artists throughout Merseyside, Lancashire and beyond
Old Christ Church, Waterloo Road, Waterloo L22 1RE Details >
Sat 16 Jul 22

Summer Craft Fair at Strawberry Field

Join us for a wonderful day out at our Summer Craft Fair set within the grounds of the iconic Strawberry Field, which was made famous by John Lennon in The Beatle's hit Strawberry Fields
Beaconsfield Road L25 6EJ Details >
Sat 16 Jul 22

An Evening With David Sedaris

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humour writers.
Eventim Olympia, West Derby Road, Liverpool L6 9BY Details >
Fri 15 Jul 22

Summer Strum Ukulele Festival

The Summer Strum is a FREE ukulele festival hosting more than 50 ukulele bands over the weekend of 15-18th July.
The Junction, Rainford, 102 News Lane WA11 7JU Details >
Fri 15 Jul 22

Formby Festival (food, drink and entertainment)

This is a 3 day event and this is our 10th Anniversary. There is plenty going on and is a real family friendly event.
Duke Street Park, Formby L37 4AT Details >
Fri 15 Jul 22

Sefton Park July Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

Two stunning private gardens full of peak summer colour, plus nearly 100 productive allotments, and the urban oasis of a community garden are splendid examples of gardening in the city.
Sefton Park July Gardens, Liverpool L17 1AS Details >
Sun 10 Jul 22

Street Hunt St Helens

Street Hunt is a kind of visual crossword puzzle, a treasure hunt where the riches are road names, a story emerging from the page and your chance to win up to £6,000!
St Helens Book Stop, 11 Bridge Street, St Helens WA10 1NN Details >
Sat 9 Jul 22

Speakeasy Bootleg Band - Sliced bread and Aliens at the Caledonia

On 7th July 1668 Isaac Newton got his masters degree, followed by general acceptance of his Laws of Gravity. On 7th July 1921 the pop-up toaster was invented as a means of defying them.
The Caledonia, 22 Caledonia Street, Liverpool L7 7DX Details >
Thu 7 Jul 22

Freshfield Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

5 coastal suburban gardens near to Formby sand dunes and NT Nature Reserve, home to the red squirrel. Soil is sandy and well drained.
Freshfield Gardens, Formby L37 7BA Details >
Sun 3 Jul 22

The Wool Boat is back in Lydiate, Merseyside this weekend.

The Wool Boat is coming is back to Lydiate this weekend. The Wool Boat is a unique floating Wool and Yarn shop based on a canal narrow boat.
Leeds and Liverpool canal, Bells Lane, Lydiate, Sefton, Merseyside L31 4EN Details >
Sat 2 Jul 22

An Evening of Music with the Singing Vicar Rev Canon Ron Iveson

St Paul's Church Tranmere presents a concert of music and entertainment with Rev Canon Ron Iveson You are welcome to bring and consume your own soft drinks or alcohol.
Old Chester Rd, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead, Wirral CH42 3XD Details >
Fri 1 Jul 22

Woolton Village June Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

Four suburban gardens located in the beautiful historic village of Woolton featuring C17 buildings that act as a backdrop to the public space plant displays maintained by Woolton in Bloom, for whom
Woolton Village June Gardens, Liverpool L25 0LA Details >
Sun 26 Jun 22

Summon the Superheroes!

Ellie Slorach conductorAlasdair Malloy presenter  Calling all Supermen and Superwomen: put on your Superhero suits, capes and masks and fill the fabulous Liverpool Philharmonic Hall for a
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall Liverpool Philharmonic Hope Street Liverpool L1 9BP Details >
Sun 26 Jun 22

Matinée Concert, Mendelssohn Violin Concerto

Bach: Brandenburg No 3, Mendelssohn Violin Concerto and Beethoven Symphony No 7. A great way to spend a Sunday afternoon with Orchestra dell'Arte in the beautiful surroundings of St...
St Georges Hall, Liverpool L1 1JJ Details >
Sun 26 Jun 22

Bridge Inn Community Farm - Open Garden for NGS

Bridge Inn Community Farm was established in 2010 in response to a community need. Our farm sits on a beautiful 4 acre smallholding with views looking out over the countryside.
Bridge Inn Community Farm, Liverpool L37 0AF Details >
Sun 26 Jun 22

Hornby Railway Collectors Association

An event to celebrate Frank Hornby's famous locomotive Princess Elizabeth '85 Hornby/Hornby Dublo layouts, Meccano Models, Displays and Sales Tables
Old Christ Church, Waterloo Road, Waterloo L22 1RE Details >
Sat 25 Jun 22

Hale Village Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

The delightful village of Hale is set in rural South Merseyside between Widnes and Liverpool Airport. It is home to the cottage, sculpture and grave of the famous giant known as the Childe of Hale.
Hale Village Gardens, Liverpool L24 4BA Details >
Sat 25 Jun 22

Neighbourhood Youth Launch

Launch of the neighbourhood youth interactive day for young people targeting young people 11 plus
Birkenhead Park Visitor Centre,Park Drive,Birkenhead CH41 4HY Details >
Sat 25 Jun 22

Lydiate Scouts Car Boot Sale

Long established Outdoor Car Boot Sale with indoor café/toilet facilities. Run by 1st Lydiate Scout Group with all proceeds towards Scouting for young people.
Lydiate Parish Hall Field, 288 Southport Road, Lydiate L31 4EQ Details >
Sat 25 Jun 22

Canning Georgian Quarter - Open Garden for NGS

This is a rare opportunity to see 5 very interesting Georgian walled gardens amongst the outstanding architecture of this historic area of Liverpool.
Canning Georgian Quarter, Liverpool L8 7NN Details >
Sun 19 Jun 22

Blood awareness at AFRICA OYÉ FESTIVAL

Come and meet see us at Africa Oye Festival 2022 About the event: Africa Oye Festival is the UK’s largest free celebration of African music and culture for all the family.
Sefton Park, Liverpool L17 3AG Details >
Sat 18 Jun 22

Reclaim the night walk

Reclaim the Night walk in Birkenhead Park
Birkenhead Park Visitor Centre,Park Drive,Birkenhead CH41 4HY Details >
Wed 15 Jun 22

Sefton Park June Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

Three stunning private gardens at the height of their early summer colour, plus the Community Orchard and Wildlife garden - a hidden oasis of nature in the urban landscape.
Sefton Park June Gardens, Liverpool L8 3SA Details >
Sun 12 Jun 22

Old Hollows Farm - Open Garden for NGS

Old Hollow Cottage Garden open in memory of my late husband Alec Baxter, whose straw hat was always popping up somewhere.
Old Hollows Farm, Southport PR9 8DU Details >
Sat 11 Jun 22

Wirral Open Studio Tour 2022

The popular Wirral Open Studio Tour is set to return on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th June 60 artists and makers open the doors to their houses or studio spaces.
Various Artists Studios CH47 2DE Details >
Sat 11 Jun 22

St Paul's Church Summer Fair

There is always a delicious selection of homemade cakes and bakes to tempt you, along with tea, coffee and drinks for children.
Old Chester Rd, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead, Wirral CH42 3XD Details >
Sat 11 Jun 22

Waterloo Flea Market & Vintage Fair

An all-indoor market with over 60 stalls selling a variety of products. Disabled access throughout, disabled toilets, café, on-site free parking. Enquiries: waterloofleamarket@gmail.
Old Christ Church, Waterloo Road, Waterloo L22 1RE Details >
Sat 11 Jun 22

The Vicar of Dibley

When Reverend Pottle, who has presided over the village of Dibley for decades, passes on to another world, the parishioners are surprised by his replacement – a chocolate loving, Sean Bean obsessed
The Gladstone Theatre Greendale Road Port Sunlight Wirral CH61 3UG Details >
Tue 7 Jun 22

The Vicar of Dibley

Ranked in the top twenty of the greatest British sitcoms of all time, the Vicar of Dibley by Richard Curtis and Paul Mayhew-Archer entertained homes across the country with 12 million people all
The Gladstone Theatre, Greendale Road, Wirral CH62 4XB Details >
Tue 7 Jun 22

Ainsdale & Birkdale Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

A new group formed to showcase some of the beautiful gardens to visit around the Victorian seaside town of Southport.
Ainsdale & Birkdale Gardens, Southport PR8 2AX Details >
Sun 5 Jun 22

Picnic in Birkenhead Park to celebrate the Queens Platinum Jubilee

Picnic in Birkenhead Park
Birkenhead Park Visitor Centre,Park Drive,Birkenhead CH41 4HY Details >
Sun 5 Jun 22

Wirral Kids Book Festival

Wirral Kids Book Festival Bear Hunt Books and Wirral Unplugged are very proud to present the very first Wirral Kids Book Festival.
The Bloom Building Birkenhead CH41 5FQ Details >
Sun 5 Jun 22

136 Buckingham Road - Open Garden for NGS

A small suburban garden overflowing with cottage garden plants, complemented by a wisteria covered pergola and roses. Features a pond and water feature with plenty of seating.
136 Buckingham Road, Maghull L31 7DR Details >
Sat 4 Jun 22

Newton le Willows High Street Jubilee Celebration

Food and Drink festival, Craft and Fun kid Activities, Brass Band, Live music at multiple venues, Fund raising
High Street, Newton le Willows WA12 9SL Details >
Sat 4 Jun 22

JubileeFest

Join us for a day of creativity, inspiration and wonder. We’ll be taking over Church Square, St Helens on Saturday 4th June and we’re inviting all families to come and belly laugh through a...
Church Square WA10 1PA Details >
Sat 4 Jun 22

May Half Term Tennis Camps

May Half Term Tennis Camps May half term tennis camps for children at Pinewood Tennis Club Heswall Ages 5-18 Visitors very welcome Monday 30th May - Friday 3rd June 9-12 noon 1-4 pm You can do half a day
Pinewood tennis club Heswall CH61 6US Details >
Mon 30 May 22

Tennis pay and play

Tennis pay and play fun every Saturday for juniors and adults Tots 3-5 years Time 09:15 - 10:00 cost £4 per child per session Red 5- 8 years Time 10:00 - 11:00 Cost £5.
Pinewood LTC, Napps Way, Heswall, Wirral CH61 6US Details >
Sat 28 May 22

MODS MAYDAY 2022

MODS MAYDAY 2022. Artists performing: Kenney Jones, Secret Affair, The Chords UK , The Truth, Squire, The Circles. Tickets avaiable.
Grand Central Hall, Liverpool L1 2SF Details >
Sat 28 May 22

Park Life

When can writing a play be like a walk in the park? When you are a member of a Make it Write’s Tag team workshop providing an uplifting look at a park through its seasons and the people who frequent...
Casa Theatre Bar, 29 Hope Street, Liverpool. L1 9BQ Details >
Fri 27 May 22

Beads Up North - With Craft, Lace & Textiles

Beads Up North - With Craft, Lace & Textiles After a very successful show at Haydock October 2021, we're back! With many exhibitors selling everything for the home jewellery maker and lace & textiles - at this long standing show at a...
Haydock Racecourse, Newton-le-Willows WA12 0HQ Details >
Sun 22 May 22

ARRIVAL® - The Hits Of Abba Show

THE SHOW THAT EVERY ABBA FAN HAS BEEN WAITING FOR ! THIS MULTI AWARD WINNING SHOW HAS TOURED INTERNATIONALLY, HAS SOLD OUT IN OVER 32 DIFFERENT COUNTRIES WORLDWIDE, AND HAS DELIGHTED AUDIENCES OF...
New Brighton Floral Pavilion Marine Promenade CH45 2JS Details >
Sun 22 May 22

Race For Life

Race for life cancer event our 5k /10k event will involve running jogging or walking and a pretty muddy event 3k 5k with muddy obstacles
Birkenhead Park Visitor Centre,Park Drive,Birkenhead CH41 4HY Details >
Sat 21 May 22

An Evening with the Fron Male Voice Choir and Camilla Roberts

An Evening with the Fron Male Voice Choir and Camilla Roberts The Fron return to the Gladstone Theatre after their successful concert in November 2019. During the lockdown, they released their latest album Voices of the Valley Echoes, on February 28th 2021...
Gladstone Theatre, Greendale Road, Port Sunlight, Wirral CH62 4XB Details >
Sat 21 May 22

Men Without Hats

Men Without Hats 40th Anniversary of Rhythm of Youth. Artists performing: Men Without Hats. Tickets avaiable.
O2 Academy2 Liverpool, Liverpool L3 5UF Details >
Sat 21 May 22

John Lennon Tribute - Lennon Retrospective

John Lennon Tribute - Lennon Retrospective Imagine you could take a Magical Mystery Tour back in time to revisit the sound of The Beatles. Well, we can recommend the perfect night for you. Visualise a young Lennon, you have Gaz Keenan.
Theatre Royal Corporation St. St Helens Merseyside WA10 1LQ Details >
Fri 20 May 22

The Mystery of Consciousness

The Mystery of Consciousness ‘How is it, exactly, that the brain’s 86 billion neurons give rise to conscious experience? As we’ll see, our answer to this question will not only shape our understanding of the human mind, but the...
The Tung Auditorium, Yoko Ono Lennon Centre, Oxford St L7 3NY Details >
Fri 20 May 22

Roddy Woomble

Roddy Woomble. Artists performing: Roddy Woomble. Tickets avaiable.
The Music Room, Liverpool L1 9BP Details >
Wed 18 May 22

Things to do in Merseyside