Tate Liverpool Special Event

LightNight 2015 at Tate Liverpool Liverpool’s spectacular, city-wide, one-night only arts and culture festival

Join us for Light Night 2015, Liverpool’s spectacular, one-night only arts and culture festival.  We’ll be staying open until 22.00 allowing you more time to enjoy our exhibitions and displays alongside free activities programmed specially for the evening.  Tate Liverpool’s café will be serving up a variety of delectable dinners for the evening – look out for special offers.

We’re thrilled to host the launch of LOOK 15’s bi-annual photography festival during LightNight.  Hear from LOOK 15 and enjoy an evening of images, sound installations and DJing presented by international artist Anna Fox, live in our foyer. 

Take inspiration from our display of Gyorgy Kepes’ photograms and leave with your very own photo collage at Miniclick’s FREE drop-in workshop for the whole family (16:00 – 20:00).  Don’t forget, kid’s eat free in the Tate Liverpool café! (T&C’s apply) 

Feeling peckish? Head to the Tate Liverpool café and enjoy our special Light Night menu including juicy beef burgers served with a delicious relish; sweet, succulent rack of ribs and the ultimate comfort food, Macaroni cheese.  Back by popular demand our cocktail happy hour!  Enjoy 2 for 1 cocktails for just £8 between 17:00-21:00.

Tate Liverpool’s The Soup Collective (artists with connections to the gallery) have hidden their artworks around the building in unexpected places.  From 16:00 – 20:00, take a map and follow in their footsteps – prizes to be won if you find all the artworks!  

Do not miss the fantastical creations of surrealist painter Leonora Carrington exhibited alongside work by Turner Prize nominated artist Cathy Wilkes.  If you’ve not visited these magical exhibitions yet, LightNight is a great chance to see them before they close.  Entrance to these exhibitions is chargeable.  Last admittance to exhibition spaces 20:00.

This event is part of LightNight, Liverpool’s one-night arts and culture festival. On Friday 15 May the doors of our world-class museums, galleries and heritage sites will stay unlocked until late for an unforgettable evening of over 100 free events. 

Tate Liverpool

Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
Liverpool L3 4BB
Plan your visit

Date & Time

15 May 2015 at 16.00–22.00

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