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For the Love of Wrestling 2022

Yet another groundbreaking UK convention - Andy Kleek and the Monopoly Events team are proud to present For the Love of Wrestling, the UK and Europe's BIGGEST dedicated wrestling event and fan convention featuring the biggest stars from WWE, WWF, WCW, ECW, TNA, NWA and Impact Wrestling! Hosted at the Exhibition Centre Liverpool, this annual event is a must for any hardcore wrestling followers.
For the Love of Wrestling promises to be an event to remember for wrestling fans across the globe as we bring you a phenomenal guest line-up including wrestling superstars such as Shawn Michaels, Kurt Angle, Jeff Hardy, JBL, Brutus Beefcake, Marty Jannetty, Trish Stratus, Torrie Wilson, Bully Ray, Devon, Tatanka, Candice Michelle, Lanny Poffo, Madusa fka Alundra Blayze, Ted DiBiase, Mike Rotunda, Ted DiBiase Jr., Earl Hebner, Lilian Garcia, Victoria, Scott Levy aka Raven, Scott Steiner, Rick Steiner, Fred Ottman, The Nasty Boys, Barry Darsow and Bill Eadie with even MORE names still to be announced! A guest line-up which is truly unimaginable - and as always - it's all by the fans for the fans.

Alongside our headlining superstars of wrestling you can also expect to see LIVE wrestling, Q&A panels with our guests, some great props and set builds and a huge traders zone where you can shop till you drop for all things wrestling!

Expect to see all of the amazing features that made our debut show such a success, along with a number of improvements and additions. This event is an absolute must for all grapple fans! Check out some of what you can experience: 

  • Autograph and Photograph opportunities from your favourite wrestlers past and present
  • Wrestling Reunions
  • Live in ring Q&A Panels
  • Live Wrestling
  • Prop and set Builds (In 2019 we built a Barber Shop, Prime Time Studio, MITB, Pipers Pit and Funeral Parlour)
  • Grapple Arcade
  • Europes Home of Wrestling Belts
  • Old School Wrestling Merchandise Displays
  • Traders
  • UK Wrestling Hub
  • Retro Wrestling console games
  • Face painting
  • Wrestling Quiz
  • Plus much more more tba... 

  • Train

  • Plane

  • Bus

  • Car

From the south...

Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to the venue. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.

Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...

A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to the venue. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.

For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk

For all car journeys it's best to follow the white on brown tourist route signs for the Waterfront. These signs are visible on the major routes into the city. Exhibition Centre Liverpool is situated on the Kings Dock directly adjacent to the south side of the Albert Dock. Upon arrival, the Kings Dock entrance is clearly sign posted.

From the North...

Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront. 

From the South...

Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront. 

There is onsite parking and plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.


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Pullman Liverpool Hotel

Pullman Liverpool Hotel

Pullman Liverpool, voted Hotel of the Year 2019, is one of the city's most stylish hotels. Conveniently integrated into the Liverpool event campus, this contemporary hotel offers 216 comfortable rooms and suites, and a top-notch menu to suit every taste thanks to signature dishes in their on-site restaurant.

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Dine at Pullman Liverpool

Dine at Pullman Liverpool

Dine in M&S Bank Arena's on-site hotel, Pullman Liverpool, located at Kings Dock next to the venue. Their spectacular menu has been created by their Head Chef, offering a variety of dishes, with M&S Bank Arena guests receiving 10% off food and drink on event nights.

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Liverpool ONE

Liverpool ONE

Located by the city’s iconic waterfront, Liverpool ONE is one of Europe's leading retail and leisure destinations. With more than 170 stores, bars and restaurants, a 14 screen cinema and even a park, you’ll always have a fun packed day here.

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City Central Shopping

City Central Shopping

The beating heart of Liverpool’s retail scene, just minutes away from the venue, City Central Shopping comprises five shopping centres, two hotels, two theatres and more than 400 shops. There’s something for everyone and every budget.

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British Music Experience

British Music Experience

The British Music Experience tells the story of British Music through costumes, instruments, performance and memorabilia from the Beatles and Bowie to Adele, Oasis and The X Factor.

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Liverpool ONE

Liverpool ONE

From high street favourites to high-end boutiques, your fabulous shopping experience is a short stroll from the venue. Stores open until 8pm weekdays, so there’s plenty of time to hit the shops.

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