If you’ll be in Liverpool this summer, discover what’s on and learn more about the best events in August in Liverpool with our guide!
From Lana Del Rey’s first show in the city to exciting new festival Hope & Glory, there’s plenty to look forward to.
Hope & Glory Festival
When: 5th and 6th August 2017
Where: St Georges Quarter
A vibrant brand new festival experience, Hope & Glory is a mixture of decadent Victoriana carnival, unmissable live bands and outrageous sideshows.
Set against the incomparable backdrop of Liverpool’s World Museum, City Library and St. George’s Hall, Hope & Glory is set to be a weekend like no other.
If you’re yet to visit Liverpool, this is the perfect opportunity to get a real feel of the city and embrace the culture that makes Liverpool so remarkable.
When: 5th and 6th August 2017
Where: Various locations
A self proclaimed feel-good celebration, Liverpool Loves is definitely one for your calendar this month.
With a dynamic programme filled with colour, the festivities are themed around Culture, Food and Wellbeing, so there’s truly something for everyone.
Bring the little ones along for family activities or gather your best group of buddies for cultural entertainment, live music and delicious bites to keep you on your feet!
Swing Afternoon Tea
When: 6th August 2016
Where: 30 James Street Hotel
One of the most popular events at 30 James Street Hotel – Home of the Titanic, why not spend some quality time with your nearest and dearest at Swing Afternoon Tea?
Join us at 30 James Street for an afternoon you’ll never forget. Indulge in sweet and savoury treats ranging from scrumptious scones and sandwiches to tasty cakes for a sweet finish.
Giving traditional afternoon tea a stylish twist, take in the splendour of the White Star Grand Hall sit back, relax and let the calming sounds of crooning fly you to the moon!
When: Sunday 20th August 2017
Where: Albert Dock
After ten years since its last appearance in Liverpool, the Clipper race will be sailing its way back to the city this August.
The world-famous 40,000-nautical mile event is set to attract thousands of visitors to catch the action as the yachts set sail from the Albert Dock on Sunday 20th August.
The biggest round-the-world boat race will see the yachts return around 11 months later in Summer 2018 so you’ll have to stay patient for the big finish!
Lana Del Rey
When: 22nd August 2017
Where: Liverpool Echo Arena
This August, singing sensation Lana Del Rey will grace the stage of Liverpool Echo Arena with hypnotic hits from her latest album ‘Lust for Life’.
Bask in the sultry sounds of America’s modern day Marilyn as Lana fills the atmospheric waterfront venue with her iconic stage presence.
With an array of fantastic bars and restaurants only moments from the arena, fans won’t have to walk far for a refreshing summer cocktail to cool down afterwards.
August Accommodation in Liverpool
If you haven’t booked a stay with us at 30 James Street Hotel already, you may be tempted to arrange an overnight stay with us, so you won’t have to worry about getting home afterwards.
All of the events we’ve included are based in the heart of Liverpool, within walking distance or only a short cab ride away from the fun.
Renowned for our spacious rooms offering luxury group accommodation, 30 James Street is the perfect spot for a good nights sleep after a busy day of fun.
To book your stay at 30 James Street Hotel or enquire further, you can call our team today for a chat on 0151 601 8801.