Bye bye, January blues! After the build-up to Christmas, the prospect of a long, cold January can very quickly start to feel daunting – and pretty anti-climatic. If you’re lucky enough to live in Liverpool, however, you’ll know that this city never sleeps and there’s no better place to kick-start your year.
Keep yourself occupied this New Year with our guide to what’s on this January 2019 in the fabulous city that is Liverpool.
Everyman Rock ’n’ Roll Panto
When: 1st – 19th January
Where: Everyman Theatre
If you’ve never been to the Everyman panto, you’re seriously missing out. Unlike any other, this pantomime is sure to keep that festive cheer going despite the Christmas celebrations ending. There’s music, mayhem and a whole lot more at this year’s show ‘The Snow Queen’. Get yourself a ticket and kick off your January the right way!
The 5th Annual Big Bowie Birthday Ball
When: 5th January
Jean Genies everywhere, this night is for you! With Bernie Connor playing 100% Bowie bangers all night long, the 5th annual Big Bowie Birthday Ball is going to be a Bowie birthday tribute to remember. There will also be 2messyDJ’s playing all the best indie, rock & roll, new wave, disco and much more. Plus, if you’re pockets are looking a little empty after Christmas – it’s only £3 on the door!
Wannabe – The Spice Girls Show!
When: January 12th
Where: Liverpool Empire Theatre
Swing it, shake it, move it, make it! Get your ziga-zig-ahh on this January and grab tickets for Wannabe over at the Empire. Celebrating the career of the world’s biggest girl band, this amazing concert takes you on a wild ride through everything that is Spice World. Girl Power!
Russell Kane at Hot Water Comedy Club
When: January 13th-17th
Where: Hot Water Comedy Club
Multi-award winning comedian, presenter, actor, author and scriptwriter – Russell Kane is a comedy force to be reckoned with! He’s best known for hosting BBC Three’s ‘Live at The Electric’, as well as making appearances on Live at The Apollo & Celebrity Juice. He’s gracing Liverpool with 5 nights of stand-up comedy genius as he warms up ahead of his brand new tour.
Miz Cracker at Hangar 34
When: 19th January
Where: Hangar 34
Following a successful debut in New York, Miz Cracker is bringing her one-woman show to Liverpool in the form of ‘It’s Time!’ at Hangar 34. One of the fan favourites of RuPaul’s Drag Race season ten, the mega-talented drag queen has created a show which showcases that famous quick dry wit alongside some rather unorthodox dance and performance elements. Fans of the season ten queen also have the opportunity to meet her with special meet and greet packages that are available to purchase.
Boyzone’s Farewell Tour
When: 27th January
Where: Echo Arena
It’s the end of an era! Iconic boyband Boyzone are paying us a visit in Liverpool as they embark on their 25th-anniversary farewell tour. They released their final album ‘Thank You & Goodnight’ in November 2018 and are now going to make their way around the UK and Ireland to raise the roof one last time.
Strictly Come Dancing Live in Liverpool
When: 29th January
Where: Echo Arena
Directed by the ever so fabulous and effervescent Craig Revel Horwood, the 2019 Strictly Tour will bring many of the celebs from the 16th series right here to Liverpool. Prepare yourself for an evening of entertainment, wonderful choreography and that amazing live music that the award-winning BBC One show is so famous for. Bring some razzle dazzle into your January this year!
Winter Ales Festival
When: 31st January
Where: St George’s Hall
You’ll hopefully have forgotten the hangovers of Christmas past by the time ‘Dry January’ has inevitably been thrown out of the equation. Get yourself over to St George’s Hall for the Winter Ales Festival, with up to 200 different real ale and ciders on offer as well as an indoor gin garden! There’s something for everyone – as long as you’re over the age of 18! – and plenty of grub on offer to soak up all that booze.
Now you know what you’ll be doing this January 2019 in Liverpool, it’s time to start planning some accommodation! At Signature Living, all of our hotels and apartments are close to the city centre, putting you right in the middle of the action.
Our great offers are tailored to group stays. Why not check out all of our fabulous Signature Living party rooms for you and your friends or stay in style in any of our Signature Living serviced apartments?
To book a stay at Signature Living, head over to our booking page. You can also call our team today on 0151 459 4101 or email email@example.com. We can help find the perfect room for your needs, taste and budget! Happy New Year!