The O2 Academy Liverpool is one of the city’s major concert venues and offers two performance areas under one roof.
The O2 Academy 1 boasts a capacity of 1,250 while the more intimate O2 Academy 2 can accommodate 500. Until 2008 the venue was known as the Carling Academy Liverpool.
Events - What's On - O2 Academy Liverpool
A selection of upcoming shows and events at O2 Academy Liverpool are listed below. Tickets can be purchased here.
|Saturday 15th August 2020 7:00 pm||There's Mo To Life - Warm Up Show|
|Saturday 26th September 2020 7:00 pm||Jamie Webster|
|Friday 2nd October 2020 7:00 pm||808 State Live|
|Saturday 3rd October 2020 7:00 pm||808 State Live|
|Thursday 8th October 2020 7:00 pm||Cast|
|Saturday 10th October 2020 7:00 pm||The Fratellis|
|Friday 16th October 2020 7:00 pm||Propaganda ft. Reverend & The Makers, The Futureheads, The Holloways|
|Thursday 22nd October 2020 7:00 pm||Black Stone Cherry|
|Saturday 24th October 2020 7:00 pm||Feeder|
|Friday 6th November 2020 7:00 pm||The Slow Readers Club|
|Wednesday 2nd December 2020 7:00 pm||Fish|
|Friday 11th December 2020 7:00 pm||Heaven 17|
|Saturday 12th December 2020 7:00 pm||Ian Prowse & Amsterdam|
|Friday 26th March 2021 7:00 pm||The Undertones + Special Guest Hugh Cornwell Electric|
More events may be listed on the official O2 Academy Liverpool website (see the information section at the end of this page).
Tickets can also be purchased in person from the 02 Academy box office. Cash sales are free of a booking fee. Opening hours are Monday to Saturday 11.30 am to 5.30 pm.
Events are published as they are announced on the O2 Academy Liverpool’s Facebook page. There’s also a comprehensive gig guide on the official website.
The 02 Academy Liverpool is situated on Hotham Street in Liverpool city centre (postcode L3 5UF). The nearest car parks are the long-stay car park at Liverpool Lime Street train station (Lord Nelson Street, postcode L3 5QB) and the Liverpool City Council car park on Fraser Street (postcode L3 8JX).
The closest bus station is the Queen Square Bus Station, just a short walk from Liverpool Lime Street railway station.
The O2 Academy is just 3 minutes’ walk from Liverpool Lime Street train station. Exit the station and turn right onto Lime Street and then turn left onto Lord Nelson Street. Hotham Street is on the left.
Tourist attractions and things to do near O2 Academy Liverpool include:
- Liverpool Empire Theatre (0.1 miles) - Live entertainment venue in Liverpool city centre.
- Walker Art Gallery (0.1 miles) - The 'National Gallery of the North'
Cinemas near O2 Academy Liverpool include:
- Odeon Liverpool ONE (0.5 miles) - 18-screen cinema at Liverpool ONE.
Hotels near O2 Academy Liverpool include:
- The Liner at Liverpool (0 miles)
- The Vines (The Big House) (0.2 miles)
- Holiday Inn Liverpool City Centre (0.2 miles)
- Liverpool Marriott Hotel City Centre (0.2 miles)
- Central Station Hotel Liverpool (0.3 miles)
- Brownlows Inn (0.3 miles)
- Print Works Hotel (0.3 miles)
- The Sir Thomas Hotel (0.4 miles)
- Hanover Hotel & McCartney's Bar (0.4 miles)
- The Richmond Apart-Hotel (0.4 miles)
- 3 Rodney Street (0.4 miles)
- DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Spa Liverpool (0.4 miles)
- Hallmark Inn Liverpool (0.4 miles)
- Seel Street Hotel by EPIC (0.5 miles)
- Novotel Liverpool Centre (0.5 miles)
Nearby Train Stations
Train stations near O2 Academy Liverpool include:
Map showing location of O2 Academy Liverpool.