Go’ed la, get the pints in. Whichever nightlife district you choose to spend your stag do in, you’re guaranteed a good weekend on the Liverpool tiles. On a sunny day, Albert Docks are a fantastic place to grab a few pints outdoors, with the likes of the traditional Pumphouse, the pirate themed Smuggler’s Cove, or the all-singing, all-dancing Revolucion de Cuba to get stuck into.
If your stag do is a little on the alternative side, head to the Georgian Quarter. Hipster venues such as Fly in the Loaf and The Grapes are ideal for a more intimate, craft beer filled, rum-soaked stag do. Alternatively, the 24-hour party vibe of Concert Square’s classy bars and massive nightclubs is guaranteed to entice your group. This area hosts the likes of the 2,600 capacity Level, the cheap as chips Black Rabbit bar, and the notorious Ink club. You’ve also got Mathew Street and the surrounding areas, housing the world-renowned Cavern Club, The Beatles performed here in their early days, along with many other fantastic bar-come-clubs. For more information on the notorious nightlife zones of Liverpool, see our Stag’s Guide to Liverpool Nightlife.
The Liverpool races are a fantastic place to get suited and booted, tanked up and splash the cash (potentially making your fortune). Most famously known as the racetrack of the annual Grand National steeplechase, Aintree Racecourse has many race meets throughout the year. Alternatively, Haydock Park is another premium racecourse in Liverpool, with plenty of flat/jump fixtures through the year to keep you and the lads entertained on your stag do. We offer general admission to both racecourses, with your drinks sorted once you’re in.
As the birthplace of one of the biggest Derby Days in the UK – Liverpool is one for the footy fanatic. Home to Everton and Liverpool football clubs, the atmosphere on match days is rowdy. If you book through us, you can get your hands on tickets to watch The Toffees in action, in some of the best seats in the house.
When it comes to adrenaline pumping activities, Liverpool is the city guaranteed to deliver. With everything from stag do classics like paintball, go karting and shooting, to more out-of-the-box activities - including Liverpool-themed Mersey Games, the epic DTV Shredder and the seriously competitive electric shock football, to truly wet and wild blood-pumping canyoning, white water rafting and tubing – there’s something to please every group.
Liverpool deserves particular accolade for its ability to breed the finest in musicians; The Beatles, Echo and the Bunnymen, Atomic Kitten, Cilla Black, Circa Waves and The Zutons to name but a few, with their origins in the Liverpudlian city. If you’re after a live performance on your stag do, head down to Mathew Street’s Cavern Club – where everyone from up and coming bands, to tribute acts, to established artists come to showcase their work. There’s also Liverpool’s O2 Academy, holding two auditoriums with 1,200 and 500 capacities. Here, you can send your stag do to the dizzy heights, seeing top bands on massive stages - with recent performers including Paul Weller, Years and Years, Stormzy and Clean Bandit.
Not that we like to blow our own trumpets, but our stag do accommodation in Liverpool is first class. We’ve got premium, centrally located 4-star hotels, funky and intimate hostels and an actual apartment dedicated to Banksy – you’ll be spoilt for choice with places to stay in Liverpool.
Getting to and from Liverpool couldn’t be simpler. Liverpool John Lennon Airport sees around five million passengers through its rotating doors annually, with flights every few minutes landing from different destinations throughout the world – check out our handy Flight Finder for more details. If you don’t fancy driving in, you’ve also got three main train stations in the city – Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and James Street – with trains arriving and departing throughout the day and night. Once you’re there, getting around is a piece of cake – with taxis, buses (your cheapest option with singles starting at £1.30), ferries and even a few yellow submarines knocking about…
If Liverpool’s massive nightlife scene, multiple live music venues and huge range of adrenaline pumping stag do activities don’t do it for you – we don’t know what will. If it does, you’re in luck – you can build your own bespoke Liverpool stag do package right here.