The month is May and bank holiday is fast approaching! OH SH*T …My words exactly! Not only do you have to try and keep the kids entertained each weekend but now they are off for a whole week.  

Are you the CEO of family outings in your house and are stressing about what to do this bank holiday? Well lucky for you there are plenty of events taking place in and around the centre of Liverpool to keep you are your little ones entertained.

Searching for these events can be daunting at the best of times, never mind when you have the kids to look after day in and day out. How about The Romans help you out?

We have narrowed it down to the top 5 recommendations to take part in in this up and coming bank holiday month. Something a little different to the traditional park or zoo trip.

You don’t need to thank us, just read below for more info: 



A family friendly weekend taking place on the 31st May 1st & 2nd June. The River Festival is immensely popular each year, inspired by the city’s maritime history as an iconic Port and by trading routes- such as the Columbia Express, The Silk Road and Incense Routes, the River Festival celebrates the Port of Liverpool as an arrival and departure base for world class Tall ships culture, music, food, wine and art.

The event will cover Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, Salthouse Dock, the paved area of The Strand and Mann Island and Liverpool Cathedral.Click here for further details now!



The biggest and best arts and crafts fair is coming to Liverpool on the 1st June, an amazing opportunity for independent artists from right across the region to sell their work directly to the public. The event includes a crafts fair for your little ones to enjoy, over 200 stalls and a food fair! Did someone say food? Click here to find out more.



Who doesn’t love this iconic duo? Get your tickets now and watch as Wallace prepares to perform his musical masterpiece My Concerto in Ee Lad with help from his faithful canine companion Gromit…what could possibly go wrong?! Even better, this is an interactive experience that features specially created animations as well as live orchestral accompaniment and escapades from the Picture House Orchestra and presenter Matthew Sharp.




Experience the Liverpool’s wildest day out with a trip to family-favourite, Knowsley Safari.

Kick off your day with a tour of the 550-acre Safari Drive, with over 700 wild animals! Baboons, Camels, Wildebeest and Rhinos, this is not something you want to miss out on!

Not only that but you can explore the brand-new AMUR TIGER TRAIL. A trail like no other, walk through the woods but watch out for the tigers…they are great hunters! And if that isn’t enough there is plenty other alternatives like the fair ground or the gift shop.

If you and your family are adventure lovers and wish to undertake this Safari experience click here for more info.


Keep the kids entertained this May Bank Holiday! If you are interested in any of the above events, click the links provided for more info or drop us a message by clicking here