Wayfarers News and Events

As you would expect from such an iconic landmark, Wayfarers Shopping Arcade is at the heart of special events in Southport.

During the year we use the fantastic space and amazing ambience of the arcade to great effect. We regularly host exhibitions, events and entertainment.

Visit our news and events page regularly to keep up with the latest interesting happenings at Wayfarers.

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WAYFARERS SHOPPING ARCADE CELEBRATES 120TH MILESTONE WITH EXCLUSIVE SHOPPING EVENT Wayfarers Shopping Arcade has been at the heart of the seaside town of Southport for 12 decades – and this month marks exactly 120 years since it first opened its doors. To celebrate...

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Wayfarers Is Bucking the Trend

 WAYFARERS IS BUCKING THE TREND Whilst other areas of the town are finding it difficult to find businesses to occupy empty shops, Wayfarers is moving forward in their mission to have a full and vibrant shopping arcade. This week they have announced that during the...

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Historic Wedding Dress Exhibition

WAYFARERS CELEBRATE ROYAL WEDDING WITH HISTORIC WEDDING DRESS EXHIBITION In 2012, for the Queen’s Jubilee, Wayfarers Arcade presented a very special and well received exhibition of wedding dresses through the decades which proved of great interest and resulted in many...

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FG4 by George Davies

FG4 Designed by George Davies has arrived at Beales Department Store, within Wayfarers Shopping Arcade. This exciting new department is ready to view. As you would expect from George Davies this fashion range is different and brings something completely new to the...

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Southport Photographic Society

Southport Photographic Society's outstanding 71st Annual Exhibition can currently be viewed at the iconic Wayfarers Shopping Arcade. The finalists have been chosen from over 4000 entries and are truly exceptional. The exhibition is not one to be missed.  Entry is free...

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Valentine’s Memory Tree

Valentine's Memory Tree 6 February 2018 - 19 February 2018 Valentine's Day is a time in the year when we celebrate existing relationships. It is also an ideal time to remember our loved ones past and present. Sometimes we want to put our feelings in writing and what...

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Queenscourt Hospice Christmas Fair

On Saturday 25th November Queenscourt Hospice will be holding their Christmas Fair in the magical Wayfarers Shopping Arcade. Be sure to come along and take part in what is sure to be a fun-filled day. The Christmas Tombola is not to be missed! 11am - 4pm

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Sefton Art Group

Sefton Art Group Exhibition 12 November  2017 - 30 December 2017 Members of the Sefton Art Group will be returning to exhibit their paintings in Wayfarers Arcade.  The group, comprising of local artists, have held several exhibitions in Wayfarers Shopping Arcade and...

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