Early May Bank Holiday weekend in Liverpool is nigh and if you choose to stay at The Shankly Hotel there’s plenty going on in the city to keep you occupied as well as our amazing accommodation offers to take advantage of.
So what are you waiting for?
Check out our guide to May Bank Holiday weekend in Liverpool here and start planning your stay today.
May the Fourth Be With You
When: 4th – 5th
Where: Bombed Out Churc
Kick off your early May Bank Holiday in Liverpool in style at the Bombed Out Church and show off you Jedi quiz skills at the May The Fourth Be With You Star Wars Quiz Night.
If you know your Wookie from your Ewok then get your team together and join in this superb quiz night under the stars.
Smithdown Road Festival
When: 5th – 7th
Where: Smithdown Road various stages
Another exciting year of free, live music is ahead of us at the Smithdown Road Festival 2018.
Over 180 acts will take to various stages on and around Smithdown Road and there will be plenty to keep families occupied to.
A dedicated kids area and pop up outdoor cinema will be there alongside delicious street food vendors, street theatre performances and free swing dance lessons to all who want to try.
The perfect free day out for the family, with a portion of the proceeds from any sales on the day going towards support for The Whitechapel Homeless Centre.
Dig Deep Garden Party
When: 5th 12:00 – late
Where: Grove Beer Tap and Grill
Being optimistic for early May Bank Holiday weekend in Liverpool and expecting sunshine against all the odds, Grove Beer Tap and Grill are hosting the very special Dig Deep Garden Party.
Come rain or shine make your way to the outdoor venue to enjoy a day of fabulous DJ’s, live sax from none other than Carl Stanley, drinks, BBQ and shisha.
Liverpool Vegan Festival
When: 5th 10:30 – 16:30
Where: Liverpool University Mountford Hall
Calling all vegans to this amazing event where over 100 stalls will be selling cooked and raw vegan-friendly dishes, vegan-friendly beauty products and doling out national advice to those who want to learn more about their vegan diet.
There will be a selection of cooking demonstrations and the chance to get hands-on and learn something about how to prepare a healthy balanced vegan diet. You could pick up a gift such as a lovely vegan-friendly candle or handmade jewellery, sweet treats, clothing and much more.
When: 1st – 25th
Where: Liverpool Everyman Theatre
Shakespeare’s Othello is a story that explores human nature and all its faults. Envy, hatred, spite and betrayal.
The Everyman Company have added their own twists with the cast and used modern military experiences to better connect Othello to today’s audiences.
Book your tickets to see a truly memorable performance as The Everyman Company take on Othello.
Music at The Museum Shanties
When: 6th 13:00 – 15:00
Where: Museum of Liverpool
In the spirit of Liverpool’s maritime heritage make some time to see the Liverpool Shanty Kings at this May Bank Holiday weekend in Liverpool at the Museum of Liverpool.
They will be performing live renditions of ancient seas shanties that kept spirits high when sailors sailed out on long sea voyages.
The Liverpool Shanty Kings are also folk music experts and will entertain with their catalogue of English, Irish and Scottish folk tunes too.
Titanic Fashions and Fortunes
Where: Merseyside Maritime Museum
More maritime history now as the Merseyside Maritime Museum explores the fashions and fortunes from onboard Titanic.
This is your chance to get hands-on with some of the fantastic Titanic artefacts and learn a little more about what life might have been like aboard the luxury liner before it sank.
The workshop will invite attendees to try on outfits and explore the lives of the people who were on the passenger list of the worlds most glamorous liner.
Spirit of Liverpool
When: 6th– 7th
Where: Sefton Park
We have a great excuse for you to pay a visit to one of the most beautiful landmarks in Liverpool city centre; The Spirit of Liverpool event at Sefton Park Palm House.
This two-day special event will invite people to discover some new spirits, enjoy their favourites and meet the people behind the process of producing and distilling our favourite tipple.
With live music and fabulous food available too, this is the ideal day out to fill your tummies, wet your whistle and have a bit of a dance as well.
Bank Holiday weekend in Liverpool offers at The Shankly
There are plenty of amazing hotel accommodation offers for guests to take advantage of this bank holiday weekend in Liverpool. But if you’re planning on making the most of your weekend break in the city centre then our Ultimate Bank Holiday Weekender offer is perfect.
Stay for all three nights of bank holiday weekend and enjoy welcome beers or Prosecco in your room on arrival.
During your stay, your offer includes a tasty two-course meal in The Bastion Bar and Restaurant, a lesson in the art of cocktail making in your own private cocktail masterclass and breakfast every morning of your stay.
This perfect offer is just £239 per person, based on four or more guests sharing one of our spectacular Shankly Hotel rooms.
Call today to book the ultimate bank holiday weekend in Liverpool at The Shankly Hotel on 0151 459 3383 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.