The January blues have been and gone and February is ready to fill up your calendar with plenty of fun and Valentine’s romance!
This month, Liverpool’s best venues are bursting with exciting live shows, delicious food, dazzling performances and much more.
So join as we take a browse at the best events of what’s on this February in Liverpool…
What’s On Liverpool February 2018
The Band: Take That’s New Musical
When: 1st – 3rd February 2018
Where: Liverpool Empire Theatre
This February is the last chance to see Take That’s new musical in action! Catch The Band live on stage at Liverpool Empire Theatre.
Brought to life by award winning writer Tim Firth, The Band tells the nostalgic tale of friends growing up in the 1990s. Fast forward 25 years and the girls reunite to fulfil the dream of meeting the band.
Featuring the music of Take That, you can look forward to timeless hits including Never Forget, A Million Love Songs and Back For Good. So for a feel-good night out this February, don’t miss the fastest selling musical theatre tour of all time.
The Late Wake Club: Whitney Housten
When: 2nd Feburary 2018
Where: Camp and Furnace, Liverpool
This February will see the return of The Late Wake Club in Liverpool. And it’s set to be one to remember! So get ready to Dance with Somebody as Camp and Furnace celebrates the life and legacy of Whitney Houston.
You can look forward to hearing every iconic Whitney hit while the atmospheric venue is filled with the sounds of the Furnace house band. And with plenty of time to sing along, you’re guaranteed a night of immersive fun.
And let’s not forget, the Late Wake Club doesn’t do anything by halves. Of course, the wake will include a complimentary free finger food buffet and a cuppa. Perfect!
The World Famous Elvis Show
When: 3rd February 2018
Where: The Olympia, Liverpool
Elvis fans will be All Shook Up this month as The World Famous Elvis Show is heading to Liverpool. Set to fill The Olympia with the sounds of The King, the world’s top Elvis performer Mr Chris Conner will be taking centre stage.
This spectacular show will recreate two dynamic Elvis concerts, transporting you back to the 1970s. Relive the best of Elvis Presley as you enjoy his most sensational hits. Prepare to be awestruck from start to finish and emotionally moved as Chris Connor brings the charisma and charms of the legend himself to life.
Elvis’ best friend and road manager Joe Esposito said of the show: “Chris Connor is to me the closest thing to the King I’ve ever heard and ever seen in my life. I’m in shock, it’s simply amazing…”
Cheese Festival Liverpool
When: 3rd – 4th February 2018
Where: Liverpool Guild of Students
Cheese Fest Liverpool is calling your name this February. And you can look forward to getting your hands on the most delicious treats. Experience the best cheeses in the UK as you choose from street food traders and amazing artisan traders serving up the cheese dishes of your dreams!
This mouthwatering cheese festival will include everything from melty mozzarella sticks to heavenly halloumi fries. Plus, guests can make the most of a fantastic bar and music to enjoy while tucking straight in.
Fifty Shades Dinner Party
When: 9th February and 17th February 2018
Where: The Garden of Eden at The Shankly Hotel, Liverpool
Enjoy the final instalment of the Fifty Shades films this February with a 50 Shades Dinner Party. The perfect Galentine’s treat, gather your best girls and prepare for the ultimate evening out.
Hosted within The Shankly’s exquisite Garden of Eden venue, wine and dine in style with a delicious 2-course meal, including dinner and dessert. Plus, bubbly on arrival and the chance to meet the venue’s very own Mr Grey.
And to it all off, this dazzling deal also includes a ticket to a screening of 50 Shades Freed at Liverpool ONE’s ODEON. What better way to give Valentine’s month an exciting twist?
Grease The Movie Live
When: 9th – 10th February 2018
Where: The Great Baltic Warehouse, Liverpool
This Valentine’s day, treat the One That You Want to the most romantic movie experience. This dynamic event invites you to immerse yourself in one of the biggest musicals of all time with a large screen showing of Grease.
And that’s not all! This special event will enhance your viewing experience with a touch of Greased Lightning. Preparing the perfect backdrop, the night will feature live dancers, a themed cocktail bar and specially prepared street food.
This jam-packed night of fun will be taking place on both the 9th and 10th February, so make sure you don’t miss out on a weekend of singing, dancing and plenty of romance.
The Script in Concert
When: 12th February 2018
Where: Echo Arena, Liverpool
Coinciding with their new album Freedom Child, The Script will be taking to the stage at the Echo Arena Liverpool this February. One of the world’s most successful bands, The Script have sold over 29 million records so far. And they’re still going as strong as ever.
The infectious Irish three-piece are renowned for putting on a great show, so we have no doubt that this tour will be just as electrifying. Best loved for their blend of soft rock and catchy pop, their concerts bring fans of all ages together for a truly special show.
The Jungle Book
When: 13th February – 18th February 2018
Coming to the charming Liverpool Playhouse this February, family favourite The Jungle Book is one for your list. Perfect for the whole family, this brand new production is bursting with colourful characters, lively songs and spectacular storytelling.
See Mowgli the man cub fight for survival in this timeless coming-of-age tale, guaranteed to charm all audiences. The classic adventure has been adapted by Olivier Award-winning Jessica Swale and includes live music brought to you by Joe Stilgoe. Directed by Max Webster (The Lorax, The Old Vic), there’s no doubt that this will be an unforgettable show.
Liverpool Jazz Club Valentine’s Special
When: 14th February 2018
Where: Everyman Theatre Bistro
If you’re a fan of Liverpool Jazz Club already or fancy trying something new, don’t miss this dazzling Valentine’s Special.
Liverpool’s picturesque Everyman Theatre Bistro will be filled the soulful sounds of live jazz once again. But this Valentine’s event while allow you to wine and dine in style. The Jazz & Dine deal includes 3 delicious courses accompanied by a Prosecco cocktail.
This sophisticated evening sounds particularly special for Valentine’s celebrations. Nestled along scenic Hope Street, there are few better locations for an evening stroll with your other half or your nearest and dearest.
Valentine’s Pudding Club
When: 14th February 2018
Where: Oh Me Oh My, Liverpool
This Valentine’s Day, why not spend the evening in one of the most exquisite venues in the city?
Oh Me Oh My is a picturesque waterfront favourite, situated within the stunning West Africa House building. And for Valentine’s Day, the grand tea house venue will be hosting the Pudding Club, a popular event at sister venue LEAF on Bold Street.
This themed Valentine’s Pudding Club will be a celebration of all things sweet for five whole courses. Homemade by their trusty pastry chef, this delightful occasion is perfect for couples, family and friends. You can also look forward to a glass of bubbly and acoustic sounds to mark the occasion.
When: 14th February 2018
Where: Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
If you’re partial to the soothing sounds of classical music, Liverpool Philharmonic should be top of your list this Valentine’s Day. The opulent concert hall radiates character and romance, igniting the most perfect atmosphere for a dreamy night out.
Let the music do the talking as you’re swept off your feet by the greatest romantic music ever composed. Audiences can look forward to everything from Ravel’s Boléro to Tchaikovsky’s and Prokofiev’s recitation of Shakespeare’s classic Romeo and Juliet.
Last but not least will be a sprinkle of romance from stunning Chinese pianist Zhang Zuo, performing Rachmaninov’s Second Piano Concerto.
Casablanca – Classic Films Outdoors
When: 14th February 2018
Where: The Bombed Out Church, Liverpool
What could be more enchanting than a classic romance and cosy blankets beneath the stars?
This Valentine’s Day in Liverpool, outdoors classics are back at the Bombed Out Church and Casablanca is the first of the selections.
Illuminating the iconic church on 14th February, bring along someone special (and plenty of warm layers!) for a night of movie magic.
Cream Classical Ibiza
When: 16th and 17th February 2018
Where: Liverpool Anglican Cathedral
Cream Classical is back at Liverpool Cathedral this February with its captivating 50 piece Philharmonic Orchestra. Taking inspiration straight from the Balearic party in Ibiza, this eclectic party is something else.
Cream’s dynamic fusion of dance music will be recreated in this beautiful building to bring you a brand new experience. So get ready to dance like never before as you enjoy Cream, a Liverpool gem and Ibizan staple at its best.