10 Reasons To Get Excited About the Grand National

The Grand National is a highlight of the Scouse calendar, when everyone in the city comes together and tries to win big!

From the excitement of the races to the amazing atmosphere in the city and the showstopping outfits, Aintree is the only place to be.

Running from the 12th – 14th April, we can’t wait for the Grand National to kick off and here’s some excellent reasons to get excited.

You might win some money

The perfect place to try your hand at betting, the Grand National is the one horse race that everyone indulges in a flutter or two.

And you never know, you might get lucky!

It’s the perfect excuse to buy a new outfit

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Ladies Day is one of the most stylish and sophisticated days of the weekend.

People from far and wide come in their best outfits and try to impress, there’s even a prize at the end of the day for the most fashionable.

You could spot some celebrities

It’s no secret that the Grand National attracts some of the most famous celebrities.

From Gok Wan to Coleen Rooney, see who you can spot on the day!

Horse racing is really exciting!

One of the most exhilarating sports to watch live, the races are the perfect fun day out.

Whether you’ve got tickets or not, watching the Grand National in Liverpool is sure to be a highlight of your month!

Big hats are everything

You can’t attend the races without wearing a showstopping hat.

From fascinators to wide brims and everything in between, you’re sure to see it all at Aintree.

The after parties are amazing

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Liverpool comes alive when the Grand National is on and lots of bars and clubs put on amazing after parties, so the celebrations never have to end.

One of the best after parties in the city is at the famous Alma de Cuba on Seel Street. Expect lots of confetti, sequins and feathers.

You can celebrate all day and night

The perfect way to celebrate a hen party in Liverpool

The races are the perfect excuse for you and your friends to enjoy your favourite tipples all day long.

From champagne, to cocktails, beers and wine, the Grand National is a weekend of real celebration!

The atmosphere in Liverpool is unmissable

If you haven’t got a ticket to the races, don’t fret, the atmosphere in town is always electric.

Enjoy the action from the comfort of one of the city’s top bars and experience a weekend like no other.

The Grand National is a British tradition we all love

A staple of the British tradition, the Grand National is held annually at Aintree Racecourse and was first run in 1839.

An event that is prominent in British culture, the race is popular amongst many people who do not normally watch or bet on horse racing, making it one of the most exciting.

There are some amazing offers from restaurants and bars in the city

Liverpool bar and restaurants - Carpathia

Whether you’re looking for an opulent champagne breakfast to get you started for a day of races, or a Grand National weekender offer, there are plenty of amazing deals.

The Shankly Hotel are hosting a Grand National celebration for those of you who haven;t manged to bag a ticket to Aintree, plus lots of deals for those who have. Check them out here.

To book a stay with Signature Living over the Grand National weekend, get in touch with our friendly team today. 

We hope to see you very soon! 

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