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12 places to watch all the Grand National 2018 action in style
5 years ago
Missed out on tickets to Aintree? Get glammed up for these city centre Grand National 2018 parties instead!
Tickets for the Grand National 2018 absolutely flew out his year as the world’s sporting media turns to Aintree for a three day spectacular of racing, fashion and generally having a ball. With top DJ’s, brilliant dining deals and plenty of free flowing fizz, Grand National weekend can be just as fun, without stepping foot in the racecourse. Our city bars and restaurants go all out to create brilliant Grand National 2018 parties with big screen action, afternoon teas and your chance to be crowned ‘Best Dressed’.
Here’s 12 of the best Grand National 2018 parties in Liverpool….
1 – Hilton Liverpool, City Centre
There’s a number of packages available at Hilton Liverpool and the ‘At The Races’ experience includes a 3 course lunch, arrival drink, half bottle of wine or prosecco, all the race action on the big screens plus live entertainment and after party access. Click here to book.
2 – Ladies Day Race Experience at Double Tree by Hilton, Liverpool
Available on Friday & Saturday, Double Tree by Hilton is also offering a fabulous day package. You can enjoy a glass of bubbly, lunch, late afternoon tea, big race action on screen plus best dressed competition, live entertainment and a DJ til late. Click here to book your Ladies Day Experience.
3 – Tom Halls Tavern
Tom Halls Tavern invites big groups to book in for champagne breakfast and watch all the weekend racing action on the big screens from Grand Opening to The National Race itself. There’s also transport packages available for those lucky enough to have bagged a ticket. More info and booking here.
4 – Race Day Experience at Malmaison
There’s a whole afternoon of Grand National racing fun at Malmaison. From 1pm you can enjoy a glass of bubbly, followed by a delicious lunch (1 main course) and a traditional afternoon tea. Enjoy live entertainment throughout the day, big screens to follow all the races and racing posts are available too. Find out more and book here.
5 – Grand National Party at Coyote Ugly
Will you be dancing on the bar following a big Grand National win? Coyote Ugly, Bold Street invites you to book a booth and prosecco package and cheer your filly to the final furlong this Grand National Weekend. Round up your girls and click here to book.
6 – Grand National in the Garden at The Merchant
The Merchant brings a touch of class to Grand National Weekend with free entry into The Garden for Gins & Pimms on the lawn followed by Nighcrawler Pizza. The National will be screened live so you can raise a toast to your winner….or donkey! Click here to find out more.
7 – Grand National Fan Park at Camp & Furnace
Back in the Baltic, you can get your Grand National fix at the Camp & Furnace Fan Park with ‘Aaand They’re Off!’ on Saturday 14th April. From 12-7pm you can enjoy bacon butties and Bellini’s, lunch, high tea, the Gin & Fizz bar plus live music, guaranteed seating and table service all day long. All the info and booking here.
8 – Grand National Weekend Packages at Revolution, Albert Dock
There’s a whole Grand National Weekend of glamour at Revolution, Albert Dock with a number of packages including early bird offers, after party entry and the chance to toast a winner at one of the city’s most recognisable locations in your glad rags. Click here to check out the Grand National Weekend booth packages.
9 – Aintree Weekender at the Blue Anchor
How about spending your National day at the only pub that’s practically on the racecourse!? If you just fancy going to the pub where you’re guaranteed a belting full English, the racing on the big screen all day, BBQ, Beer Garden, ice-cream, photo booth fun on Ladies Day and a brilliant atmosphere, then you should check out the race day weekender at the Blue Anchor. Click here to find out more.
10 – Grand National Big Screen Action at McCooley’s Liverpool
Get yourself a traditional full Irish fry, a pint and pitch up in front of the big screens to watch your four legged legend romp home for the win at McCooleys, Concert Square. Grand National 2018 kicks off on Thursday and McCooley’s has all the live action from the first furlong to the last. More info here.
11 – Aintree Race Week Live at The Tank Room
The Tank Room at Cain’s Brewery Village is offering free entry to watch all the Grand National 2018 action on a 10ft screen with the freshest stein directly from the Czech Republic! Don’t be surprised if The Tank Room staff jump in to celebrate with you if you win! More info here.
12 – Showtime with Lee Butler at CIRCO
Join Lee Butler at Showtime at the Races for all the Aintree races shown on Liverpool’s biggest LCD screen. Enjoy free Champagne & strawberries reception, 1 course lunch, late nibbles, CIRCO acrobats & entertainment plus male & female best dressed competition with the chance to win £100 & 2 Tickets for Reminisce Festival 2018! All the info and booking here.