Adult Group Concert Tours to Liverpool and the North West

Bask in the lure of Liverpool!

Beatles home ground!
Best suited for:
  • Choirs
  • Bands
  • Orchestras

Visit Liverpool and you’ll quickly discover why this is an excellent base for an adult concert tour! The very nature of the city and its long history of celebrating music means you can expect welcoming and appreciative audiences.

Couple this with the opportunity to take the short journey over to beautiful Chester to explore its numerous shopping arcades and eateries and you have what we would say is the perfect base, whatever your ensemble or repertoire.

There’s so much to see and do, your itinerary will be jam packed from morning until night and not to forget the addition of some amazing venues in which your group can perform!

Are you a youth ensemble or school music group? This tour is specifically designed with adult groups in mind, so why not take a look at our extensive range of destinations perfect for youth groups?

  • Liverpool Cathedral
  • Liverpool One

Want to extend your tour?

Take a look at how your itinerary could look.

Extended Itinerary

Day 1


Travel to Liverpool by coach


Visit the Beatles Story   


Evening meal and time at leisure

Day 2


British Music Experience


Visit Royal Albert Dock and Tate Liverpool


Concert 1

Day 3


Guided walking tour of the Roman city of Chester            


Concert 2


Evening Meal

Day 4


Travel to the Lake District and visit the farmhouse home of Beatrix Potter    


Concert 3


Social evening

Day 5


Boat trip on Lake Windermere  


Travel home


Arrive home

Excursions in Liverpool

Browse a selection of our favourite excursions


Popular places to stay in Liverpool

  • Indoor pool
  • Golf hotel
  • Restaurant and bar on site
  • Spa and Wellness Centre
  • En suite rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24 hour reception
  • Room service
  • Enjoy a round of golf
  • Dine in the onsite bar and restaurant
  • Take a dip in the hotel pool
  • Short walk to Chester Cathedral and Grosvenor Museum
  • Indoor Pool
  • Fitness centre, sauna and spa
  • Wi-Fi
  • Restaurant and bar
  • Fitness Centre, sauna and spa
  • Indoor pool and hot tub
  • Dine in the hotel restaurant
  • Take a dip in the hotel pool
  • Relax in the bar area
  • Visit the local sights
  • Close to Chester Racecourse and Chester Zoo
  • Swimming Pool
  • Hot tub
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fitness Centre
  • Indoor pool and hot tub
  • 24 hour reception
  • On site restaurant and bar
  • Wi-Fi
  • Take a dip in the hotel swimming pool
  • Visit Chester Zoo
  • Dine in the hotels onsite bar and restaurant
  • Located in banks of River Mersey in Royal Albert Dock Cultural District
  • Close to the Beatles Story Museum
  • Exposed brick wall features
  • Wi-Fi
  • Air Conditioning
  • 24 hour reception
  • On site restaurant and bar
  • Wi-Fi
  • Visit the Beatles Story Museum
  • Explore local eateries
  • Dine in the hotels onsite bar and restaurant

Performance Venues in Liverpool

Popular concert venues in Liverpool

  • Best suited for: Choirs & Bands
  • Repertoire recommended: Lively and entertaining
  • Location: ONE Shopping Centre
  • Performance times: Afternoons
  • Best suited for: Choirs
  • Repertoire recommended: Sacred, secular or classical
  • Location: Central Liverpool
  • Performance times: Lunchtimes or evenings
  • Best suited for: Choirs (outside and inside), smaller orchestras and bands (inside)
  • Repertoire recommended: Any, lively if performing outside
  • Location: Options to perform on the steps or inside this neo-classical hall in central Liverpool
  • Performance times: Daytime
  • Best suited for: Choirs and small ensembles
  • Repertoire recommended: Any
  • Location: Central Manchester
  • Performance times: Lunchtime, afternoons or evenings
  • Best suited for: Bands and Choirs
  • Repertoire recommended: Lively and entertaining
  • Location: The Groves, beside the river
  • Performance times: Lunchtime and afternoons
  • Best suited for: Choirs and Bands
  • Repertoire recommended: Sacred, secular or classical
  • Location: Centre of the town of Keswick close to Derwent Water
  • Performance times: Evening

Additional Information

There is nothing more rewarding to us than getting your talent noticed! We work with tourist boards, venues, and online outlets to publicise your concerts on your behalf, as well as create and distribute eye-catching leaflets and posters to help gather you an audience. Connect with us on social media and we can help you spread the word!

Whatever your sound and style, we cater for all types of ensembles and offer a host of spectacular performance venues that perfectly match your repertoire.

Your journey doesn’t have to end here! See what else we can offer to help you get the most out of your tour. From instrument hire and transportation to dedicated Tour Managers, we’ll go above and beyond to support you and your group.

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Why schools choose us

I was delighted with the quality of the planning and advice at every stage!

Chloe Reid

FAQs about this tour

Find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

  • How do we go about transporting our instruments? Would hiring instruments be easier?

    As concert tour specialists, we understand the challenges of transporting instruments on tour. That’s why we work closely with airlines and coach companies to keep you in the know and alleviate any worries you may have.

    We can also hire the instruments you require so they’re ready and waiting for you.

    Assessing which option suits you and your trip the best is all part of the process!

    Visit our Instrument Transportation page for further details.

  • How do we gather an audience in a place we aren’t familiar with?

    We work with tourist boards, venues, and online outlets to publicise your concerts on your behalf. We also create and distribute eye-catching publicity material, including leaflets and posters, featuring imagery of your group and the details of your forthcoming concerts.

    Social media is also your best friend when it comes to promotion. We encourage you to connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter so that we can spread the word!

    Visit our Concert Publicity page for details!

  • What are you responsible for?

    The DfE’s guidance for safe travel highlights the need for all those involved with the organisation and running of a tour to work together as a team. This is our aim at Rayburn Tours, to work together with our party leaders to ensure our groups’ safety and peace of mind.


Travel in safe hands

Your safety is of the utmost importance to us and we monitor the safety aspects of all of our tours to ensure you have a memorable experience for all the right reasons.

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