The time has come, once again where our wonderful city begins to sparkle in Christmas lights, as the holiday season is just around the corner! With the smell of mulled wine in the air and a whole host of fantastic festive events happening across Liverpool this Christmas, here’s all of the Winter wonders that you won’t want to miss…
1. Wander around the Christmas Markets on St. George’s Plateau
Stroll across St. George’s Plateau and visit all of the food, drink and gift stalls at this year’s market, before making your way to one of the 3 German bars, serving a selection of beers, mulled wine and lots of other treats.
2. Visit Liverpool’s magical Winter Wonderland at St. Luke’s Church
You can’t have a trip to Liverpool this Christmas without visiting the magical Winter Wonderland! From Christmas bauble making with Mrs Claus and joining the Elves in the workshop to partying with Elves at the silent disco and visiting Santa Claus himself, this Winter Wonderland has it all. Visits must be pre-booked, so head to https://bit.ly/2CDBfFH to get your tickets today.
3. Eat, drink and be merry at Liverpool’s Baltic Market
One of the trendiest food and drink spots in Liverpool, the Baltic Market is going Christmas crazy this December and you don’t want to miss out. With lots of festive street food stalls, a Winter warmer bar, farmers markets and even a Christmas festival for pups, the Baltic Market should definitely be on your Christmas list to visit this December.
4. Sing Christmas Carol-oke at Bar Hütte
Everyone loves the iconic Liverpool ONE Christmas tree, but did you know, there’s a Christmas Carol-oke bar under the tree?! Yep, that’s right! You can hire out your very own ski hut and sing along to lots of festive songs, while enjoying a selection of mulled wine, mulled cider, beer or prosecco!
5. Visit Santa himself
Santa’s doing overtime in Liverpool this Christmas season, with not one but TWO grottos to choose from. Visit the man himself at Liverpool Town Hall, where the kids can explore the Winter Wonderland before meeting Santa and his Elves at the end of the trail. Or, you can visit the magical Fairyland at St. John’s Market, where the whole family can get a snap with Santa, before heading to the workshop for some Christmas arts and crafts.
6. Get your skates on at Liverpool’s Pier Head
Seasonal Skating is back on Liverpool’s Pier Head for another year and it’s bigger and better than ever. The picturesque ice rink has the stunning Three Graces as a backdrop, with a clear canopy over head so you can take in the view as you make your way around the rink.
7. Visit Liverpool’s very own Ice Festival
Also located on Pier Head, Liverpool’s Ice Festival is another must do this festive season. From the super-speedy 30m ice slide to the dozens of rides and games, and pop up food and drink stalls, there’s something for the whole family at Liverpool Ice Festival.
8. Get ready to run in Liverpool’s Santa Dash
Why not don you Santa Suit this Christmas and join the thousands of other red, blue and mini Santa’s in this years Santa Dash. The 5K race begins on Liverpool’s Pier Head, before ending at Liverpool Town Hall. Sign up today at https://bit.ly/2APgCUM.
9. Take a family trip to the Christmas Panto
Liverpool has no shortage of great theatres, so that means this Christmas, there will be no shortage of Christmas pantomimes, to choose from. Catch 'Jack and The Beanstalk' at Liverpool Empire, or for something a little more local see 'A Scouse Cinderella' and The Royal Court or watch 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs' at Epstein Theatre.
10. Bag your Christmas shopping at Liverpool ONE
Liverpool ONE offers some of the best shopping in the UK, so it’s the perfect place to pick up the most perfect Christmas gifts this festive season. With dozens of high street and designer stores to choose from, you will never be stuck for choice. Plus, after a long day of Christmas shopping, Liverpool ONE has a whole host of fantastic bars and restaurants, so you can wind down with a mouth-watering meal or well-deserved drink.
Don’t miss out on all of the festive fun that Liverpool has to offer, and treat yourself to a Winter break this December. We have lots of amazing rates available over the holiday season, so whether you’re booking a couple’s getaway or a family mini-break, you get to enjoy all of the fun, without all of the cost... book your break now.