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Signature Living’s Guide for Things to Do in Liverpool December 2017

Christmas party time has officially arrived in Liverpool and for those staying with Signature Living we’ve put together a handy guide to some of the best things to do in Liverpool during December 2017.

December days out in Liverpool

things to do in Liverpool during the day

As well as catching up on your Christmas shopping we’ve rounded up some of the best things to do in Liverpool during the day this December whilst staying at Signature Living.

Liverpool’s Christmas Markets

Where: St Georges Hall

When: now – 22nd December

Christmas market's things to do in Liverpool

Twinkling lights, delicious food and two wonderfully wintery bars, Liverpool’s Christmas markets are the perfect places to get into the festive spirit.

There’s plenty of stalls selling one of a kind gifts as well as a selection of world foods including Yorkshire pudding wraps, bratwurst and burgers.

Sweet treats include crepes, waffles and freshly baked macarons and endless pick and mix stalls selling everything from gourmet fudge to gummy bears.

Stroll to one of the two bars and pick up a warming glass of mulled wine or a refreshing pint of Bavarian beer.

Liverpool Ice Festival

Where: Pier Head

When: 17th November – 7th January 2018

Ice Slide things to do in Liverpool

Located on the World Heritage Waterfront is a Winter Wonderland filled with festive fun.

Fabulous huts selling hot food and Christmas goodies are lined up in front of the Cunard, Port of Liverpool and Liver building and a total of three bars, including an enchanted forest, themed ice bars are serving all your favourite wintery beverages.

The rest of the waterfront is filled with funfair rides for the bold and daring including a towering swing and an ice slide.

As well as all these wintery wonders there’s also an ice rink where you can show of your skating skills (or lack of) and giant ice sculptures perfect for snapping a selfie or two.

Snö Garden – Winter Festival

Where: Camp and Furnace

When: 18th – 23rd December

Sno Garden Camp and Furnace things to do in Liverpool

It can get rather chilly wandering around the outdoor Christmas markets in Liverpool so why not head indoors to the Camp and Furnace’s very own Snö Garden – Winter Festival.

Expect a white Christmas market complete with snow every day and other festivities including delicious winter dishes provided by everyone’s favourite Liverpool food traders, Christmassy movies and a Bad Santa Grotto for adults only.

There’s also the promise of delicious Christmas cocktails to wrap your lips around as well as make your own mulled wine and boozy hot chocolate.

Bar Hütte

Where: Liverpool One

When: 9th November – 1st January 2018

Bar Hutte things to do in Liverpool

Whilst you are wrapping up the last of your Christmas shopping in Liverpool stop in at Bar Hütte.

This is a special kind of Christmas proppin up Liverpool’s largest and most impressive Christmas tree.

Inside visitors can enjoy a selection of winter-themed cocktails including hot rum, spiced cider and Gin hot toddies.

There’s an open fire keeping everyone warm and individual ski huts themed around various wintery overseas destinations for those who prefer a little privacy.

Christmas on the Park

Where: Chavasse Park

When: 9th November – 3rd January 2018

Christmas in the park things to do in Liverpool

Spend a little of your Liverpool Christmas time at Christmas on the Park in Liverpool One’s Chavasse Park.

The wide open green space on Liverpool One’s terrace has been transformed, offering Christmas market style stalls, Bavarian House Bars and all the tastiest Christmas foods.

Better still there are plenty of fabulous rides and attractions for the kids in you. Take a ride on the Carousel or snap a pic in the giant snow globe for the perfect souvenir of your Liverpool Christmas 2017.

Festive Afternoon Tea

Where: Garden of Eden and White Star Grand Hall

When: 10th and 16th December

festive afternoon tea things to do in Liverpool

Fancy nibbling on any of these scrumptious looking delights whilst gazing over the rooftops of Liverpool and being serenaded by crooning Christmas classics?

On the 10th of December, you can at the Festive Swing Afternoon tea taking place in the Garden of Eden.

The stunning rooftop Liverpool events venue atop The Shankly Hotel will be hosting a superb swinging spectacular filled with festive cheer and plenty to eat and drink.

Or perhaps you’d enjoy spending an afternoon at 30 James Street’s White Star Grand Hall.

For festive afternoon tea, this striking Liverpool events venue will be filled with the sweet sound of swing music for another of our special swing afternoon tea’s, this time with a festive twist.

Events in Liverpool don’t get much more swinging than these two so make sure you’re there this month for the final swing of the year.

Tickets are just £29.95 and include a glass of fizz on arrival.

December nights out in Liverpool

You might not have much energy left after enjoying these busy days out in the city, however, we’ve got plenty of things to do in Liverpool that only happen at night.

Here are a few events we recommend you make your way to for an amazing night out in Liverpool.

Run and Prosecco Party

Where: Bombed Out Church

When: 1st and 2nd December

Bombed out church things to do in Liverpool

The perfect place for some spectacular pre-Christmas drinks, Liverpool Bombed Out Church and the Rum and Prosecco party.

Evening sessions start at 7 pm and include a souvenir rum glass and a programme to guide you round the rum bars and boutiques.

For those who love their fizz, there’ll be a Pimp my Prosecco stall where you can add your own unique spin to your favourite tipple.

All this, as well as local Liverpool food vendors and live music throughout, makes the Bombed Out Church the place to be to start December in Liverpool off with a bang.

Festive Magic Mike Night

Where: Arthouse Hotel

When: 16th December

Magic Mike Night things to do in Liverpool

Fancy spicing up your Christmas in Liverpool with more than mulled wine?

Get your seats at the hottest Christmas night out in town at our Festive Magic Mike Night hosted at Arthouse.

This year some lucky ladies will be able to unwrap their Christmas presents early, or better still watch them unwrap themselves at this steamy show that’s sure to warm anyone up during the cold winter months.

Tickets are just £20.00 per person and are selling fast.

Harry Potter Quiz Night

Where: Bombed Out Church

When: 12th & 13th


Brush up on your Potter knowledge this December for a quiz night sure to test your muggledom at the Bombed Out Church’s Harry Potter quiz night.

Not only is this amazing Liverpool quiz night hosted in Liverpool’s very own Great Hall but there are some wonderful prizes up for grabs just in time for Christmas.

Practice your potions and master your magic as you take on other Potter fans to be crowned king of the muggles.

Will you be the chosen one at the Harry Potter quiz night?

Star Wars Quiz Night

Where: The Merchant

When: 19th December

Star Wars Quiz things to do in Liverpool

Can you feel the force?

If so then try your hand at the Star Wars quiz night hosted at The Merchant. There’ll be plenty of other Star Wars fanatics around to challenge your claim to Jedi Knighthood.

So if you know your Chewbacca from your Ewok then get yourself to The Merchant and get your hands on some amazing prizes like bottles of bubbly and bars tabs at Baltic Market.

May the force be with you on the night.

Home Alone Bar

Where: Cains Brewery

When: 5th – 28th December

Home Alone Bar things to do in Liverpool

When it comes to fun things to do in Liverpool this December this is the cream of the crop.

The people who organised Ghetto Golf have put their creative minds together to build an unimaginable themed bar for Christmas.

The Home Alone bar is a hotly anticipated project which will open its doors throughout December.

The space inside Cains Brewery has been adapted into a physical montage of the magical Home Alone Movies complete with swinging paint cans and Duncans Toy Chest.

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without watching at least one Home Alone and this year you can live out your own home alone adventure in Liverpool’s quirkiest ever Christmas bar.

Staying at Signature Living in December

group accommodation Signature Living things to do in Liverpool

We look after our guests well all year round and appreciate that there’s a lot to spend the pennies on around the Christmas months. That’s why we have a selection of amazing Liverpool group accommodation offers that are ideal for saving some spends.

Group accommodation things to do in Liverpool

Check out the best of our latest group accommodation here and keep your eyes peeled during the lead up to Christmas as we introduce some superb special hotel, bar and restaurant deals.

Call our team on 0151 601 8801 or email to book your Christmas stay at Signature Living so you get started with our list of amazing thing to do in Liverpool during December 2017.

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