A magnificent milestone is on the horizon for Cruise Liverpool as we celebrate the terminal's 10th anniversary this summer! To mark the occasion, a seasonal celebration of events for spectators and passengers alike will take place in and around the Princes Parade area.
Since its opening in 2007, the
cruise terminal has welcomed 355 cruise ships carrying over 700,000 international passengers and crew, generated £50m to the local economy with an additional 20m GT of shipping traffic to the River Mersey.
The Mersey is not just any river, its the beating heart of a truly special city that has been at the forefront of innovation for three centuries.
The Mersey River Festival is a celebration of our glorious waterfront in a FREE extravaganza of family fun and entertainment along our iconic river.
2017 promises to be extra special, as the festival funs alongside the national event for Armed Forces Day. Tall ships are set to sail into the city, joining several military vessels and reserch ships.
The British ThunderCat racing Tour will make a welcome return and you'll see boats battling it out on the Mersey reaching speeds of up to 65mph.
Visitors can also expect incredible jet skiing, fly boarding,canoe polo and wakeboarding displays along with some dry land exhibitions, unarmed combat and weapon displays.
The sea cadets will also be performing their field gun window ladder semaphore and club swinging activities, whilst the Northern Boat Show will return for a third consecutive year, running from
For More information visit https://www.cultureliverpool.co.uk/mersey-river-festival/
**All times are subject to change