Food & Drink
What’s on in Liverpool this week 26th March – 2nd April 2018
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Oh hiya Spring! We’ve got your Easter and Bank Holiday plans all sorted.
Are you ready to get stuck right in to 7 days packed with events and Easter holiday fun this week? What’s on in Liverpool is bursting with bank holiday club nights, stand up comedy, tasty eats and bottomless red wine! From Monday to Monday, there’re more film nights, pop quizzes, sporting action and things that go bump in the night, than you can shake a bunny tail at! It’s Easter weekend, it’s bank holiday and it’s April fools day all rolled into one, what could possibly go wrong!
Here’s What’s on in Liverpool this week 26th March – 2nd April 2018…
Monday 26th March
An Italian Affair in Woolton
Liven up your Monday night dinner date with a 3 course dinner and fizz at ‘An Italian Affair’, Cucina Di Vincenzo, Woolton and raise money for Action Against Hunger. Tickets available here.
Open Mic Night, The Cavern
Free entry on the cards at The Cavern on Monday night where you’ll hear brand new material from bands, poets, musicians and more. Feeling brave, get up there! More info here.
Free Food & Beer Pairings at Head of Steam
There’s no tickets necessary for this FREE beer and food pairing evening with Alex Barlow, Head Brewer/Owner of Sentinel Brewery in Sheffield. Click here to check it out.
Tuesday 27th March
Lunch for a Fiver at Yard & Coop
There’s a new lunch menu on offer at Yard & Coop and for less than £5, you’ll never eat a soggy butty on your dinner every again. Check out the menu here.
Laughter Locker returns to the Everyman
Get your tickets for the city’s only all female-led comedy night at the Everyman Theatre this Tuesday and see Kate Jackson, Hannah Platt, Steff Todd and more perform. Book here.
Wednesday 28th March
The Best of Bojack Horseman Screening, 81 Renshaw Street
Liverpool Noise and Yeah Buddy DIY return with another classic cult tv show screening at 81 Renshaw St this Wednesday, The Best of Bojack Horseman anyone? Book here.
Quiz & Curry Night, The Baltic Fleet Pub
Fancy taking on The Baltic Fleet weekly pub quiz to be in with a chance of winning the £50 min jackpot. It’s only £1 to enter and a curry & a pint is less than £8 too. More here.
Film Night: Labyrinth at British Music Experience
Check this out for Film Night at the Museum! Watch cult classic Labyrinth and as well as watching the film you will get to see original costumes from David Bowie. Book here.
Thursday 29th March
Twilight at Liverpool Cathedral
Liverpool Cathedral restarts its Twlilight viewing sessions this week where you can enjoy unrivalled views of the city as the sun goes down and the lights come up. Book here.
Bank Holiday Britpop Blow Out, Sound
Are you ready to dig-deep into the Britpop archive at Sound and start your bank holiday weekend with 90’s bangers? Click here to check out the line up, free entry too.
Tom Stade live at Laugherhouse Comedy Club
Canadian comedian Tom Stade brings his ‘I Swear’ tour to the Laughterhouse Comedy Club this Thursday night and chances are he’ll know half the audience already! Info here.
Harry Potter Quiz, Yard & Coop, Hanover Street
We’re back in the coop for a Harry Potter Quiz that is bound to be a sp-ell out! (sorry!). Click here to book your spot and chow down on delicious chicken while winning!
Friday 30th March – Good Friday
Liverpool Disco Festival 2018
Kick off your Liverpool Disco Festival weekend experience with a masterclass at 24 Kitchen Street. From 5pm – 8pm join Disco legend Al Kent for a rare studio methodology insight. More here.
John Bishop at the Echo Arena
To celebrate it’s 10th birthday, the Echo Arena is brining back comedy heavy-weight and local lad John Bishop for one night only. Last remaining tickets here.
Easter Carnival Time at Revolucion De Cuba, Albert Dock
Head to Revolucion De Cuba over the entire weekend to drink and eat all day with exciting entertainment plus resident DJ’s til 2am. More info on 241 cocktails here.
The Kazimier Fire Gardens, Feast of Fire, St Johns Gardens
The Kazimier takes over the Good Friday night at Feast of Fire, with a procession of its own electrified terracotta soldiers to guide you along the way and into the fray. Info here.
Saturday 31st March
Ghost Hunting at Croxteth Hall & Country Park
Did you know that time has stood still in parts of Crockie Hall and now you have the opportunity to find out what spirits remain at this historic building with a DeadLive ghost hunt. More here.
Dog Mania, Exhibition Centre Liverpool
You can up clos and personal with 100’s of four legged friends this weekend as Dog Mania comes to Exhibition Centre Liverpool for the first time. All the info and tickets here.
Liquidation Easter Special, EBGB’s
It wouldn’t be a bank holiday weekend without a huge Easter playlist at EBGB’s. Expect The Stone Roses – I Am The Resurrection, The Jesus and Mary Chain – Reverence and more.
Easter Weekender, Slug & Lettuce
From Thursday 29th March – Sunday 15th April 2018 you can indulge in the limited edition Sailor Jerry Mini Egg Mojito at Slug & Lettuce and 241 cocktails all weekend long.
Joshua V Parker, Shooters Sports Bar
There’s free entry into Shooters Sports Bar to watch the Joshua V Parker fight on Saturday night, but booking is advised for the best view in the house. More here.
303V Invisible Wind Factory
303 is celebrating its 5th birthday with arguably its biggest booking to date, John Digweed will take IWF centre stage this weekend, and you can get the last remaining tix here.
Sunday 1st April – Easter Sunday
A Special Easter Sunday at The Art School
Toast Easter Sunday with a glass of Henners English Sparkling wine at The Art School this weekend with a beautiful menu bursting with flavour and local produce. Click here to check out the menu.
Bottomless Red Wine Sundays at Verdant, Allerton Road
Yes you read that right and what better way to enjoy a bottomless red wine Sunday than when you don’t have to get up for work the following day! Verdant, Allerton Road is the place to be. Info here.
Play Bunnies of the Garlands Mansion
The 25th birthday celebrations continues at Garlands this Easter weekend. Grab your fluffy tail and bunny ears to join in the outrageous, magical madness. Details here.
Purple Rave, The Merchant
Party like it’s 1999 at The Merchant this Bank holiday Sunday as the Purple Rave reignites the Prince fire that lies within us all. Click here to get all the details.
Monday 2nd April – Bank Holiday Monday
Monday Movie Night at The Jacaranda, Anchorman
Who said movie night had to be a quiet one? Get to The Jac for free popcorn and tequila, plus bean bags and one of the best films ever made. Anchorman! Booking info here.
Peep Show Pub Quiz, Ma Boyle’s Alehouse
Test your knowledge of the El dude brothers and the goings on at Apollo house this bank holiday Monday and be in with a chance of winning the £80 jackpot! Info here.
Pop Pilates at HUS
Smashed the ale and hot cross buns this Easter weekend? Why not cleanse the soul and have a bit of a bop at the same time with Pop Pilates at HUS. Booking here.
The Disco Shift, Revolution Wood Street
Ahh hair of the dog and a little disco to see you through into a monumental Tuesday hangover! Revolution Wood Street is cutting a rug from 10-4am, all the info here.
One for the Kids
One for the kids? Oh no, click here to check out more than 50 days out, activities and events taking place over the Easter holidays right across the region for you and the kids to make some fab memories together. Don’t forget to tag us in your pics on socials @TheGuideLpool
Yes we’re already gearing up for another bank holiday event, but hold you horses until May for when the Pizza & Prosecco Festival returns to the city in the new Hinterlands venue. This boutique festival now gives a slice of pizza and an Aperol Spritz cocktail free with every ticket. Also new for 2018, each event is hosted by an entertaining drag act providing spontaneous fun, together with various pizza and Prosecco related games, with prizes to be won. All the details here.