5 things to do in the North West this weekend
Push yourself to the limit
Are you ready to push yourself this weekend? Adrenaline Rush is in Manchester so get your running trainers out ready for the challenge! Adrenaline Rush is a non-stop, energy-packed obstacle race with plenty of mud thrown in there for good measure all in support of Macmillan Cancer Support. The race, which is being held at Heaton Park, will have a range of obstacles and challenges for you to tackle! Find out more here.
Celebrate all things Liverpool
The Liverpool Loves festival returns to the city this weekend! Celebrate Liverpool’s culture, food and wellbeing with a whole range for you and the whole gang to enjoy. There will be live entertainment and performances on Saturday at the Pier Head, including a set from local successful band The Hummingbirds. There will also be a whole load of street food and drink stalls to enjoy as well as lots of family activities like yoga and chill out sessions. Find out more here.
Support Team GB
MediaCityUK is the place to be this weekend! The venue has been confirmed as an Offical Team GB FanZone and will be the best place to catch all the action from Rio 2016 Olympic Games. There will be a large screen in the piazza which will be showing live coverage from the Olympics from Friday 5th August until Sunday 21st August. This is the perfect opportunity to share historic sporting moments among other Team GB fans! Find out more here.
Murder on the Terrace
The excellent Open Air Theatre returns to Brockholes Nature Reserve in Preston on Saturday with a production of an interactive murder-mystery play ‘Murder on the Terrace’. The play, which is from Heartbreak Productions, is a gripping story of Lord Cava’s garden party which gets thrown into disarray after his nephew is found dead. Who will be the killer? Find out at the show! Find out more here.
Carr’s greatest hits…
Head to The Lowry in Salford this Sunday to laugh along with one of the nation’s very best comedians, Jimmy Carr. The comedian, who has become a household name following the success of 8 out of 10 Cats, will be gathering a selection of his best jokes as well as some new material for an hilarious night. Laugh along with other Jimmy Carr fans and enjoy some of his best material from an impressive career. Find out more here.