Are you ready to embrace equity this month? International Women’s Day takes place on Wednesday 8th March and has been a worldwide celebration since 1911. Each new year brings a new theme, this year’s theme is all about embracing equity.

Equity is the quality of being fair and impartial by recognising that we do not all start from the same place and must acknowledge and make adjustments to imbalances.

What does equity mean to you? While considering your answer take your time to discover some of the many amazing events mentioned below which are taking place in Liverpool this March.

International Women’s Day event with the Youth Engagement Forum

Saturday 4th March, 12-4 pm

The Youth Engagement Forum has organised a day full of creative activities and performances that focus on the inspirational women in your life.

Price: FREE
Location: Museum of Liverpool
Get your tickets here.


Event: Kitty queen of the washhouse – in celebration of International Women’s Day

Sunday 5th March,

Set in the 1830s, follow the life story of the inspiring Irish immigrant female hero Kitty Wilkinson in this one-off, the one-woman performance played by Samantha Alton in celebration of International Women’s Day 2023.

Price: £15.65
Location: The Mansion House, Calderstones Park, L18 3JB
Get tickets here.


Bin Limitations with InnovateHer: Embracing Equity for IWD x STEAM Week

Monday  6th -10th March, 8.40-9 am

Focusing on the importance of embracing equity, InnovateHer brings short and impactful assemblies to the classroom. Spotlighting different STEM subjects daily, InnovateHer aim to inspire students to understand the skills they need to pursue in their careers.

Price: FREE
Location: Online
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Women Leading the Way: A Panel Discussion with Jernice Easthope, Charlie Arnott, & Rebecca Loy. 

Wednesday 8th March, 2 – 3:30 pm 

To mark International Women’s Day, The Women’s Organisation will be hosting an all-women panel event with some of the most inspiring and trailblazing industry leaders in the Liverpool City Region.

Our panelists will be discussing their careers, their experiences, and any obstacles they have overcome and sharing their top advice for fellow women looking to excel and succeed in their professional lives. There will also be time for a Q&A session and networking towards the end of the event.

Price: FREE
Location: 54 St James Street, L1 0AB
Get tickets here.

Not only are we celebrating IWD with our panel event, but we will be out in the community sharing how we can support women in your organisation or business. Check out where we will be on IWD.

IWD Coffee morning at Mersey Care Life Room – Southport

Wednesday 8 March 2023, 10.30 to 11.30 am

Our Personal Development & Skills Facilitators Jenny and Bea will be at Life rooms coffee morning sharing what support and programs are available for their clients. Find out more here. 


LFC Foundation Female Employability programme 

Wednesday 8th March

Our business advisor Yan will be at Anfield, sharing what business support is available for women looking to start and grow their businesses.


How to be an Entrepreneur – Knowsley Council  

Thursday 9th March

Our Business Advisor Heidi will be at this event sharing support available for those who want to become entrepreneurs.

Caryl Churchill’s Play Top Girls at The Everyman Theatre

Friday 3rd March to Sat 25th March

Caryl Churchill’s Top Girls explores modern roles available to women, and examines what is takes for women to succeed under Thatcherite politics.


Price: £11 – £41
Location: 5-11 Hope St, Liverpool L1 9BH
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Agents of Change – International Women’s Day 2023

Tuesday 7th March, 12.30-2 pm

Sharing three inspirational stories from activists and campaigners of change. Alice Denny, Michelle Livesey, and Alice Jackson express what inspired them to change, the challenges they have faced, and how they pursued their goals. FREE lunch is provided and an opportunity for a Q&A panel discussion.

Price: FREE
Location: Edge Hill University, L39 4QP
Get your tickets here.

International Women’s Day Networking event

Wednesday 8th March, 10.30-12.30 pm

Devoted to celebrating the achievements of women this celebration of International Women’s Day. Marking the return of Leading Ladies In Business, this event unites women of business to network and empower one another.

Price: £15
Location: Edward Pavillion Royal, L3 4AF
Get your tickets here.

Celebration of Liverpool Women

Wednesday 8th March, 5.30-7.30 pm or 7.30-11 pm

Have a well-deserving drink this Women’s Day and take the opportunity to network in the historic library at The Athenaeum with like-minded people.

Price: FREE
Location: The Athenaeum, L1 3DD
Get your tickets here.

Inspirational Women from Liverpool’s History & Heritage-Walking Tour

Wednesday 8th March, 11-1.30 pm

Guided by Jean McEvoy, go on an inspiring and sightseeing walking tour this Women’s Day with Liverpool’s Famous Walking Tours.

Price: £17
Location: Liverpool City Centre, L1 1JW
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Whisc International Women’s Day event

Wednesday 8th March, 10:30- 3 pm

Offering a range of activities, take the time to participate in a range of different taster sessions throughout the day, which primarily focuses on your mental well-being.

Price: Booking for activities will take place on the day
Location:120 Bold Street, L1 4JA
Get your tickets here.

Black Girls Brunch

Sunday 12th March, 12-4 pm

Featuring music, guest speakers, arrival drinks, and good food. Black Girl’s brunch is embracing equity and equality this year for  International Women’s Day 2023.

Price: From £16.96
Location: Capeesh Bar & Grill, L2 5QQ
Get your tickets here.

We are looking forward to celebrating the upcoming events we have and the importance of women this year. However, make sure to always take the time to recognise the importance of women not just for this month but for every other day of the year too. This is because Empowered women empower women, is a motto that we stand by here in The Women’s Organisation and one we believe that all should follow.