Take your pick of world class sports, music and arts festivals in Liverpool. Visit anytime of the year and you're bound to coincide with a fabulous themed event or festival from International Beatleweek and dance festival mecca Creamfields at the end of August annually to the September Liverpool Food & Drink Festival and early August Liverpool Pride.
Liverpool venues come together during festivals to host an array of performance treats, themed exhibitions, outdoor and indoor concerts, parades, tours and more. Checkout the best of new dance music still at the iconic Creamfields - the biggest party of the year and don't miss International Beatleweek when top Liverpool venues including the Cavern Club and Pub on Mathew Street, the Adelphi Hotel and the O2 come together to offer a fantastic mix of Beatles themed performances, tours, plays, talks, memorabilia sales and much much more!
Britain's most famous horse racing event - The Grand National - takes place at Liverpool's Aintree Racecourse annually in early April and other top festivals in the city include the International Music Festival across the August Bank Holiday weekend based at Sefton Park, the Liverpool Irish Festival annually in mid October, the spring April/May Literary Festival, a comedy festival in late September/ Early October and the fun fabulous Liverpool Pride Festival annually in early August.