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Wirral Festival of Firsts

Wirral Festival of Firsts

Arts music and fun

What's On

Author: Visit Wirral

If you are looking for something to do, there is a wide range of events and experiences to discover in Wirral, for both you and your family here are just a few highlights:

Dazzle Ferry, Peter Blake moving artwork (Mersey Ferries), 2nd April 2015 - end of 2016 (Check out the Dazzle events programme here)

Bandstand performances throughout the spring and summer, Vale Park

Wirral Walking Festival, during the month of May

The British Open Team Racing Trophy, 8-10 May

Wirral Classic Car Show, Royden Park, 17th May

Cunard's Three Queen's Meeting Cunard's 175th anniversary, 24 - 26 May 2015

Wirral Folk Festival, 4 -7 June

Mersey Tunnel 10k Run,  7 June

Wirral Farm Feast (formerly Wirral Food & Drink Festival) 13 - 14 June

Wirral Open Studio Tour, 13-14 June

Secret Gardens of Oxton, 21 June

Wirral Bikeathon, 21 June

Outdoor Theatre at Royden Park, 22 - 27 June

Picnic in The Priory - family fun day, Birkenhead Priory, 4 July

Transatlantic 175 - Queen Mary 2 arrives in the River Mersey for its transatlantic crossing, 4 July 

Wirral Festival of Firsts, 27 June -12 July

Wirral Coastal Walk 28 June

Race for Life, Birkenhead Park, 28 June 

Tour of Merseyside Run, 5 -11 July

National Exhibition of Wildife Art, 17 July - 2 August

Brimstage Maze , every summer

Wirral Historic Vehicle Rally, 19th July

Wirral Flower & Vegetable Show, 9th August

Caldy Festival of Golf, 9-13 August

Egremont Festival, 9th August. Click here for poster

Hamlet (outdoor performance), The Dell at Port Sunlight, 7 August

Children's Super Hero Day, Wirral Transport Museum, 1-5pm, 15 August ( 2 trams in service from Woodside, subject to availability and running on a 15 minute frequency, starting from 13.05 and running until 16.20)

Hoylake RNLI Open Day, Bank Holiday Monday 31 August

Wallasey Promenade Stages Rally , 4-5  September (Wirral Event of the Year 2014)

Heritage Open Days,  September

Wirral Half Marathon & BTR Wirral 10k, 13th September

Festival of Transport,  Birkenhead Park, 19-20 September

Annual Hoylake Coastal 10k, 20 September

Wirral Golf Classic, 21 -25 September

Heswall Arts Festival, September/October, TBC

Halloween Week at Church Farm, October. TBC

Sunlight Spooks & Shadows, Port Sunlight Museum, October, TBC

Firework Displays,  5 November

International Guitar Festival, every November, date TBC

West Kirby Santa Dash,  November TBC

Christmas at Port Sunlight, Nov/Dec TBC

Annual Panto TBC, Floral Pavilion, Dec 2015 - Jan 2016

Christmas Weekend at Ness Gardens,  December, TBC

The Santa Experience, Church Farm,  December,TBC

For further details of all Wirral events please telephone 0151 666-3188 or email us using the 'Contact Us' button at the very top of every page in this website.

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