There are loads of great events happening in Southport every week. But heres out pick of the best this weekend.

Saturday 10th October 2015


The Falstaff is hosting The Beautiful Blue – An experience with Alan Wooly and Sarah Hickton. Which will be free to enter. If you are a fan of The Beautiful South and Decon Blue it is surly a night not to be missed. Even is you are not a fan there will be special drink offer so there’s no reason not to come down.

Friday 9th October – Saturday 10th October 2015

Big Blues Festival at the Atkinson.


Join them for a weekend of great music, great food, great ale and great fun at our first Big Blues Festival, as they celebrate what rock, rhythm and blues has to offer!

The line-up is big and bold and presents music that is desperate to be heard! Come along and hear Chicago style rhythm & blues, gospel, rock and roots to the experimental across the 2 day event.

8pm       | The Nimmo Brothers | Event details

12pm     | Bar Opens
1pm       | Tipitina | Event details
2.45pm  | David Migden & The Twisted Roots | Event details
4.30pm  | The Stumble | Event details
7pm       | Marcus Malone Band | Event details
8.45pm  | Chantel McGregor | Event details

Saturday 10th October 

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‘Dapper Laughs’ comes to the Southport pier for the second part of his Res-Errection tour that sparked huge media debate this past June. Get ready to see exclusive content that will be part of Dappers upcoming DVD as well as some brand new material. Dapper is on the comeback trail.



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