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The Cavern Club announce their '50th anniversary of The Beatles' last ever show at The Cavern' celebrations

25th July, 2013
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The Cavern, the most famous club in the world, will open its doors to the world to celebrate this occasion  with a weekend of live music. 

The Beatles played the legendary Mathew Street venue 292 times between February 1961 and August 1963 before going on to conquer the world.

The Cavern originally opened in 1957 as a jazz venue and continues to this day to be a thriving live music venue as well as a major visitor attraction. 

The weekend will see a celebration of the legacy the fab four left the Cavern. Alongside the club’s regular live music offering, there will be highlighted events on all three of The Cavern's stages showcasing the past, the present and the future of this iconic Liverpool club.

Highlights include:
 
Friday, 2nd August
20:00 – The Cavern Live Lounge

Dave Monks from BBC Radio Merseyside presents:
“The Cavern Today”
Featuring some of Liverpool’s very best, new emerging bands and artists.

22:00 - The Cavern Front:
'The Rockits' - Resident 60s band celebrate the music of The Beatles, The Stones, The Kinks and many more of the musical greats that graced The Cavern's stage.
 
Saturday, 3rd August
16:00/21:00 – The Cavern Live Lounge
Saturday with The Beatles
Theatre style Beatles show featuring The Cavern's resident band, 'The Cavern Club Beatles'.
 
22:00The Cavern Front
“The Cave Dwellers”
One of The Cavern's resident band invite guest musicians and singers from all over the world to join them on the famous Cavern stage for their weekly four hour jam.
 
Sunday, 4th August
13:00 – The Cavern Live Lounge
Cavern Originals
An afternoon of authentic Merseybeat music presented by BBC Radio Merseyside's Frankie Connor.
 
20:00 – The Cavern Live Lounge
The Cavern – the beat goes on!
A special show featuring the very best in new song writing presented by 'The Ian Prowse Monday Club'.

For more information on events at The Cavern Club visit their website or follow them on Twitter.