Key dates for your diary this 2018

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2018 is an important year for the city, marking the tenth anniversary of the city’s European Capital of Culture and looking at the next 10 years.

We have highlighted some key dates and events that might be relevant for our BID levy payers due to our involvement or relevant to the different areas within the BID and the major sectors represented by our BID levy payers.

January – February

Liverpool 2018 Launch – 11 Jan

Chinese New year – 5-18 Feb (16-18 Feb Main Weekend)

Visitor Economy Week – 5-8 Feb

Valentine’s Day – 14 Feb

Commercial Office Market Review Networking – TBC

March – April

International Women’s Day – 8 Mar

Women in Business Awards – 9 Mar

MIPIM – 13-16 Mar

Mother’s Day – 26 Mar

Feast of Fire at St George’s – 23 Mar – 2 Apr

Grand National – 12-14 Apr

St George’s Day – 23 April

Liverpool Spring Festival (Food & Drink) – 28-29 Apr

May – June

Restaurant Week – 30 Apr-7 May

Celebrating Castle Street – 7 May

LightNight – 18 May

Tourism Awards – 24 May

Tall Ships Regatta/Bourdeaux Wine Festival – 25-28 May

Mystery Shop Awards Ceremony – TBC

Retail & Leisure BID Renewal Ballot – during June

IBF – 12-28 Jun

ECHO Regional Business Awards – 21 Jun

July – August

Envirolive – 7 Jul

Independents’ Week – 2-8 Jul

Celebrating Bold Street – 8 Jul

City of Liverpool Business Awards – 12 Jul

LIMF – 21-22 Jul

International Beatleweek – 22-28 Aug

Clipper Race Arrival – TBC

September – October

Heritage Open Days – European Year of Culture Heritage – 13-16 Sep

Liverpool Food & Drink Festival – 15-16 Sep

Student Takeover Campaign – 24 Sep-7 Oct

Purple Flag Weekend – 5-7 Oct

The Clothes Show – 19-21 Oct

Retail Awards – (September) TBC

MIB Awards – (mid October) TBC

November – December

River of Light – 5 Nov

Start of the Christmas Campaign – 8 Nov

Black Friday/Cyber Monday – 23 Nov/26 Nov

BID Foosball Tournament with Weightmans – TBC

St Paul’s Square Christmas Tree Switch On – TBC

2018-01-30T11:35:22+00:00 January 24th, 2018|News|