O2 Academy Liverpool

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.

Monday 23rd August 2021 7:00 pmNothing But Thieves
Monday 30th August 2021 7:00 pmNew Hope Club
Friday 3rd September 2021 7:00 pmShowhawk Duo
Monday 6th September 2021 7:00 pmDeclan McKenna
Tuesday 14th September 2021 7:00 pmThe Vamps
Friday 17th September 2021 6:00 pmElvana: Elvis Fronted Nirvana
Friday 17th September 2021 7:00 pmCourting
Tuesday 21st September 2021 7:00 pmBlack Stone Cherry
Monday 27th September 2021 7:00 pmThe Slow Readers Club
Saturday 2nd October 2021 7:00 pmThe Psychedelic Furs
Sunday 3rd October 2021 7:00 pmScouting for Girls
Friday 8th October 2021 7:00 pmRoger Taylor (Queen) - Outsider Tour 2021
Saturday 9th October 2021 7:00 pmBecky Hill
Friday 15th October 2021 10:00 pmThe Abba Disco
Saturday 16th October 2021 7:00 pmSea Girls
Friday 22nd October 2021 7:00 pmNewton Faulkner
Saturday 23rd October 2021 7:00 pmTurin Brakes - 20th Anniversary Of 'The Optimist LP'
Saturday 30th October 2021 7:00 pmThe Mysterines
Friday 5th November 2021 7:00 pmDappy
Friday 12th November 2021 7:00 pmSpinn
Tuesday 16th November 2021 7:00 pmHeadie One: Edna Live - the Tour
Thursday 18th November 2021 7:00 pmThomas Headon
Saturday 20th November 2021 7:00 pmFish
Wednesday 24th November 2021 7:00 pmFrank Carter & the Rattlesnakes
Thursday 25th November 2021 7:00 pmSleaford Mods
Friday 26th November 2021 7:00 pmHeaven 17
Thursday 2nd December 2021 7:00 pmThe Darkness
Friday 3rd December 2021 7:00 pmShed Seven
Saturday 11th December 2021 7:00 pmIan Prowse & Amsterdam
Tuesday 14th December 2021 7:00 pmLittle Simz
Friday 14th January 2022 7:00 pmCast
Friday 28th January 2022 7:00 pmThe 80's Show - The Greatest Tribute to the Greatest Decade
Saturday 26th February 2022 7:00 pmTom Odell
Friday 18th March 2022 7:00 pmI Prevail
Saturday 19th March 2022 7:00 pmAlabama 3
Saturday 26th March 2022 7:00 pmJade Bird
Thursday 31st March 2022 7:00 pmThe Fratellis
Friday 1st April 2022 7:00 pmKilling Joke: Honour the Fire Tour
Saturday 2nd April 2022 7:00 pmThe Undertones + Special Guest Hugh Cornwell Electric
Tuesday 5th April 2022 7:00 pmEverything Everything
Wednesday 27th April 2022 7:00 pmMetronomy
Friday 13th May 2022 7:00 pmFletcher
Thursday 26th May 2022 7:00 pmThe Flaming Lips
Thursday 28th July 2022 7:00 pmVintage Trouble

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.

Nearby Attractions

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Nearby Cinemas

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Nearby Hotels

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

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Map showing location of O2 Academy Liverpool.

Map showing location of O2 Academy Liverpool


O2 Academy Liverpool

Address and postcode
11 - 13 Hotham Street
United Kingdom
L3 5UF

Visit O2 Academy Liverpool Website

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  1. I always attend the Back to the Old Pool nights. I love the atmosphere and never had any trouble. The door staff are approachable and bar staff are friendly and hard working.


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