Cavern News

With a heavy heart The Cavern closes all it’s venues until further notice

Monday, 12 October 2020
Due to newly announced local lockdown restrictions in Liverpool earlier this week, regrettably we are forced to close The Cavern Club / The Cavern Pub and Festival Restaurant until further notice. The good news is we will be continuing as
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The Cavern Club receives lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund

Monday, 12 October 2020
 The Cavern Club, Liverpool has been awarded £525k as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure they have a sustainable future, the Culture Secretary has
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Come Together for our John Lennon at 80 Digital take-over day

Wednesday, 7 October 2020
Friday 9th October marks what would have been John Lennon's 80th birthday. While we can't all be together in person right now, join us on-line to celebrate and remember the life of one Liverpool's most famous sons and world's best
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The Cavern Club CLOSED!

Thursday, 1 October 2020
The Cavern Club Is Closed! The Cavern Pub, Festival Restaurant and the Magical Mystery Tour will continue to operate. “Due to local lockdown restrictions announced earlier today, regrettably we are forced to close the Cavern Club until further notice. The
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The Cavern announces a special John Lennon 80th birthday sightseeing tour

Thursday, 24 September 2020
 In My Life - John Lennon 80 sightseeing tour “There are places I’ll remember” 9th October 2020 marks what would have been John Lennon’s 80th birthday. To commemorate, The Cavern Club’s Magical Mystery Tour are operating a special sightseeing tour
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The Cavern Club officially get’s back this September

Friday, 11 September 2020
After a successful trial opening at the end of August for 'Virtually' Beatleweek festival, The Cavern Club is ready to officially welcome back visitors from 11am on Friday 18th September. Visiting customers will see a change to operations and trading
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International Beatleweek goes virtual for 2020…Here’s how you can join in

Monday, 24 August 2020
The iconic Cavern Club in Liverpool, England is gearing up to celebrate its annual International Beatleweek festival with fans around the world, albeit in a very different way. In the absence of live music in venues and the travel restrictions
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The Cavern Club to open for International Beatleweek

Tuesday, 11 August 2020
***CLICK HERE FOR THIS YEAR'S ONLINE SCHEDULE*** Liverpool’s iconic Cavern Club is gearing up to re-open its doors to celebrate its annual International Beatleweek festival, albeit in a very different way. On Thursday 27th August, the Club will welcome back
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Ticket to Ride…The Cavern’s Magical Mystery Tour gears up to hit the road again

Tuesday, 4 August 2020
After 20 weeks of cancelled tours due to the coronavirus pandemic, Cavern City Tours is gearing up to welcome back passengers to the popular Beatles Magical Mystery Tour from Friday 7th August.   The two-hour guided coach tour of Liverpool’s
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Monday, 27 July 2020
After 19 weeks of closed venues and cancelled tours due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Cavern City Tours is happy to announce the reopening of The Cavern Pub and Festival Restaurant doors from 1st August. The Cavern’s on-line shop will also
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VisitEngland announces Magical Mystery Tour as winner of a Visitor Attraction Accolade

Thursday, 12 March 2020
VisitEngland has announced the winners of its 2019 Visitor Attraction Accolades recognising the outstanding visitor experiences on offer across the country. This includes our very own Magical Mystery Tour in the category of Best Told Story England’s attractions have been
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Civic Honours nomination for Bill Heckle and Dave Jones

Thursday, 9 January 2020
Cavern City Tours Directors and Cavern Club owners, Bill Heckle and Dave Jones, who established Beatles tourism in the city, bought and reinvigorated The Cavern Club, created the Mathew Street Music Festival, came up with the concept for the Hard
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Four Years of The Fab Four Statues: The Secrets

Wednesday, 4 December 2019
The idea first came from Chris Butler, who owns a sculpture foundry in the Baltic Triangle of Liverpool. Walking through Liverpool One shopping centre Chris saw the image of The Beatles from the 'Live at The BBC' album which used
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60 Years Ago Today – Rory Storm and The Hurricanes Debut The Cavern Club.

Wednesday, 20 November 2019
On 3rd October 1959, Ray McFall took ownership of The Cavern Club. He bought the club for £2750 from Alan Sytner and stated that he wanted to "put Liverpool on the map as a leading jazz centre outside of London."
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Beatles For Food – in Memory of Trev Prellie

Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Rock n Roller and all-round nice guy Trev “Prellie” Townsend did a few charity gigs around Christmas in the early 2000s. Things seemed to be going well but with the recent political and socioeconomic issues facing the average person in
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