It’s the start of the new term which means it’s the perfect time to start putting a few key events into your diary. We’ve rounded up some of the highlights from across the University and the city below that we thought you might enjoy #HelloLivUni.
Free bike tour of Liverpool
Join cycling experts Peloton on a city bike tour. The event is free and bikes and helmets will be provided. All you need to do is book your free ticket and meet on University Square (outside the Guild Reception) where a member of the team will meet you.
Where: Liverpool, meet on University Square
When: Various dates and times
Find out more: Visit the Guild webpages for more information
Sound City, 1-3 October 2021
Sound City is the UK’s leading independent music festival that takes place at various locations across the city. This year there’s a packed line-up featuring headline acts like Red Rum Club, Rejjie Snow and Lapsley.
When: 1-3 October 2021
Find out more: Visit the Sound City webpages for more information
Liverpool Literary Festival – 8-10 October 2021
Join us for another brilliant line-up of authors, TV personalities and poets, including comedian Andi Osho, award-winning biographer Dame Hermione Lee, poet Mona Arshi, debut novelist Daniel O’Connor, Emma Jane Unsworth and many more.
Where: Virtual and on-campus
When: 8-10 October 2021
Find out more: Visit the Liverpool Literary Festival webpages for more information
4. Virtual Career Fair, 12 October 2021
Over 75 employers are joining our Virtual Fair in October. The event is open to all of our students and is your chance to explore career options and make connections. Register via Handshake.
When: 12 October 2021
Find out more: Register via Handshake.
5. River of Light, 22 October – 7 November 2021
An outdoor illuminated art gallery is going to be installed along Liverpool Waterfront this autumn. Although the full programme hasn’t been released yet, last year’s event was not to be missed.
Where: Liverpool Waterfront
When: 22 October – 7 November 2021
Find out more: Visit the River of Light webpages for more information
6. Rollerdrome at the Invisible Wind Factory
You can enjoy a skating experience to a soundtrack of House, RnB and Disco at the Invisible Wind Factory.
Where: Invisible Wind Factory
When: Various dates
Find out more: Visit the Rollerdrome webpages for more information
7. Halloween Storytelling, 29 October 2021
This Halloween you can hear six original stories at The Bunker of the Liverpool Arts Bar. There will be live music, sound effects and shadow play.
Where: The Bunker of the Liverpool Arts Bar
When: 29 October 2021
Find out more: Visit Skiddle for more information.
8. Santa Dash, 5 December 2021
Every year (except for 2020 because of the pandemic) thousands of people take part in the city’s 5K Santa Dash. Whether you want to run the course, or just watch a lot of santas running, it’s a great event to get you into the festive spirit.
Where: City centre, starting at Pier Head
When: 5 December 2021
Find out more: Visit the Santa Dash webpage for more information
Other event series you might like:
- Lunchtime Concerts – on-campus concert series
- Know How – to support your academic skills
- Careers Events
Other venues you might enjoy:
- Tate Liverpool
- Liverpool Philharmonic
- Everyman Theatre and Playhouse
- Victoria Gallery and Museum
- Camp and Furnace
- Kazimier Garden
- O2 Academy
- National Museums Liverpool
- Walker Art Gallery
- Open Eye Gallery
- St Luke’s Bombed Out Church