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Monday 9th October 2017
MOST DELICIOUS QUIZ EVER STARTS THIS WEEK!
The rumours are true! Following over 18 months of working with American Pizza Slice to bring their incredible pizza to Quiz Nights across Liverpool, we're helping them launch their very own weekly quiz! Every Wednesday from 8pm on Bold Street, you'll find us in their brand new upstairs cocktail bar with your chance to win cocktails, sides, drinks and plenty of their world famous pizza!
If you can't make it on a Wedensday, we still give away 18" pizzas from American Pizza Slice every Tuesday and Thursday at other venues. Click here for full details of our weekly quizzes.
Wednesday 30th August 2017
CROSS KEYS LAUNCH WEDNESDAY WORKPLACE WARFARE
Pit your wits against Steve from marketing. Buzz in faster than Jan on reception. Get more points and win more prizes than the rival firm over the road.
The Cross Keys is the brand new home of Wednesday Workplace Warfare. With a start time of 5:30pm, it's ideal for a post-work drink, and we might even pick up your bill if you've got the brains to beat the rest.
There's music rounds, interactive buzzer rounds, easy questions and awesome prizes - all on Earle Street, right in the heart of Liverpool's business district.
Monday 14th August 2017
MULTIPLE VACANCIES AT SPHINX NOW OPEN
We're delighted to be recruiting Events Hosts for new and existing venues in South Liverpool.
If you're reliable, charismatic and confident in front of a microphone, you could well be the next member of our team. You'll benefit from working with some of Liverpool's best venues, payments of upwards of £50 per event, plus getting to work alongside some intelligent and incredibly good looking people...
For full details and to add your name to our shortlist, hit 'Join Us' and follow the instructions provided. Good luck!
Sunday 13th August 2017
EPIC QUIZ NIGHT BREAKS FUNDRAISING TARGET
Friday saw Bernie May's, Walton packed with players for a very special smartphone Quiz Night. We asked 84 questions, gave away 6 epic prizes and raised a whopping £333.20 for Charlie's SDR Wish! The best news of all - that total finally got Charlie to his fundraising target, meaning he'll receive his treatment! All sorts of fundraising has gone on over recent months, and we're honoured to have been part of it. £25,000 raised - what an achievement!
Friday 16th June 2017
COULD YOU BE CHARLIE'S SUPERHERO?
Grab your cape. Assemble your sidekicks.
Charlie is your average 3 year old, except he may never walk unaided. We're teaming up with Bernie May's, Walton to raise awareness and money for Charli'es SDR Wish - pioneering surgery which could one day see Charlie walk and run just like his friends.
We'll be running an epic smartphone Quiz Night, there'll be extra prizes for best (optional) superhero fancy dress, epic tunes, awesome prizes, and of course, your chance to raise loads of money for a worthwhile cause.
Tickets are £10 for a team of up to 6 people. All ticket sales, monies raised on the night, and our own fee for the event will go towards Charlie's SDR Wish.
Tuesday 30th May 2017
JUICEBOX TOUR HITS DEAD CRAFTY
FourPure are kicking off the Juicebox 500 Tour in our wonderful city - and you're invited!!
Join Rob, Sophie and the team at The Dead Crafty Beer Company for a night of quiz questions, boozy giveaways and loads of free Juicebox! Quite literally our favourite drink ever, the fruity beer will be flowing freely during our special Collab Quiz Night.
There'll be a 50 question quiz and the guys from FourPure can fill you in on all things Juicebox.
Sunday 14th May 2017
ZOE'S PLACE CHOSEN AS CHARITY OF THE YEAR
Following last week's online poll to choose our Charity Of The Year for 2017, we're delighted to announce that Zoe's Place emerged victorious, securing 46% of the votes - more than twice as many as any other charity.
Zoe's Place provide respite and palliative care for children aged under 5 suffering from life limiting or life threatening conditions.
Our event on Friday 29th December will aim to raise funds to help Zoe's Place in their ongoing life changing work.
Friday 5th May 2017
CHARITY OF THE YEAR VOTE GOES LIVE
The nominations are in. We’ve narrowed
it down to our favourite four charities, and now you have the chance to vote
for the winner. The charity with the most votes when the poll closes will
become our Charity Of The Year 2017, and will benefit from all funds raised at
this year’s Quizmas Spectacular, held at Revolution, St Peter’s Square on
Friday 29th December 2017.
If you need help deciding, here’s some brief information about each charity. Once you’ve made your choice, CLICK HERE TO VOTE.
Set up in the North West in 1997, The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) is the only nationwide charity to make our final 4. CALM is an award-winning charity dedicated to preventing male suicide, the single biggest killer of men under the age of 45 in the UK. In 2015, 75% of all UK suicides were male.
CALM provide support to men of any age who feel down or are in crisis via helpline, webchat and their website. They challenge the culture where men feel that they can’t speak out and ask for help. CALM push for changes in policies and practice, so that suicide is better prevented. They support those bereaved by suicide through their Suicide After Support Partnership.
A small charity, CALM only have 5 full-time paid members of staff and rely heavily on volunteers and fundraising. Any money donated to CALM goes directly to funding the suicide prevention services they provide.
Find out more about CALM here – vote for them as our Charity Of The Year here.
LIVERPOOL WOMEN’S CHARITY
Based out of The Liverpool Women’s Hospital, the Liverpool Women’s Charity puts patients at the heart of everything they do. The charity exists to provide services and equipment above and beyond those offered by The National Health Service.
The Liverpool Women’s Hospital handles an average of 23 births every single day, along with around six cycles of IBF treatment every day. Any money donated to The Liverpool Women’s Charity will go into their general purpose fund and could be used by the hospital to fund services and equipment in whichever department needs it most.
Find out more about The Liverpool Women’s Charity here- vote for them as our Charity Of The Year here.
THE BRAIN CHARITY
Based in Liverpool City Centre, The Brain Charity offers emotional support, practical help, and social activities to anyone with a neurological condition and to their family, friends and carers.
Their services range from support groups and counselling, right through to welfare benefits and employment support for individuals with neurological conditions.
Find out more about The Brain Charity here – vote for them as our Charity Of The Year here.
With hospices in Liverpool, Coventry and Middlesbrough, Zoë's Place is an independent registered Charity providing palliative, respite and end of life care to babies and infants aged from birth to 5 years suffering from life-limiting or life-threatening conditions. Compassionate care is at the heart of their philosophy and anyone in need of their services is welcome, irrespective of their religious beliefs, colour, race, culture or gender. There is no cost to the families for this service.
The Liverpool hospice is designed to be a ‘home away from home’ for infants and their families, and any funds raised for Zoë's Place will go directly to the Liverpool hospice and help support the excellent work already done by their team.
Find out more about Zoë's Place Liverpool here – vote for them as our Charity Of The Year here.
Monday 24th April 2017
THINK YOU KNOW DISNEY?
This Saturday (29th April), we're delighted to bring another one-off Quiz Night to The Fulwood Arms.Following on from the success of 'Think You Know The Simpsons' in February, we're back with another interactive smartphone Quiz Night from 8pm. There's a whopping 84 questions to answer, including an epic music intros round, plus loads of awesome prizes to be won.
Thursday 13th April 2017
NOMINATE YOUR CHOICE FOR CHARITY OF THE YEAR
In December 2016, The Quizmas Spectacular raised nearly £600
for Cash For Kids and helped disadvantaged across our region have a happier
This year, we’ll do it again. Bigger and better. More people. More prizes. Bigger prizes – and hopefully lots more raised for a worthy cause.
That’s where you come in… from now until Friday 21st
April, you have the chance to nominate any charity to be our Charity Of The
Year, and receive all of the proceeds from 2017’s Quizmas Spectacular
Your charity can be well known or obscure, local, national or even international. All we ask is that you tweet, Facebook message or email us with your nomination.
PLUS, the winning nominator will get two tickets for the night itself! So what are you waiting for? Let us know who we should raise funds for.
Thursday 06th April 2017
MORE QUIZZES!!! (YES, REALLY!)
Sunday 19th March 2017
OUR BIGGEST QUIZ NIGHT EVER - JOIN US FOR LAUNCH NIGHT
After a lot of work behind the scenes, we're now ready to unveil our biggest weekly Quiz Night so far! Join us on Fleet Street from 8pm every Monday where we'll be bringing a brand new type of quiz to Revolution St. Peter's Square.
Our brand new interactive smart phone quiz features 86 questions, a double music intros and extra points for the fastest team to answer! There's a whopping £100 bar tab for our winners, a round of cocktails for our runners up and one of Revolution's famous shot sticks for third place. That's not all though, as we'll finish each quiz with The Cash Pot. One final question where one team could win a rolling cash prize! The opening jackpot is £125 and we'll add your entrance fees every week until it's won!
If almost £300 in prizes wasn't enough for you, Revs have 50% off food for all quiz teams, so come down and join us for what promises to be the best Quiz Night yet! Monday 27th March 2017 from 8pm - then every Monday thereafter.
Don't forget to check our Twitter for details of the rolling cash jackpot every week, plus updates on our all new leaderboard!
Thursday 16th March 2017
THE VICTORIA JOINS THE QUIZ FAMILY
Today, we're delighted to launch a brand new Quiz Night in Aigburth. Thursday 23rd March will be the opening night at The Victoria. The birthplace of Red Dwarf, and now the home of Apocalypse Cow, the venue teams friendly staff and great prices with incredible food, live sport and now it's very own epic Quiz Night.
Join Ruth and the Sphinx team every Thursday from 9pm!!
Tuesday 14th March 2017
YOUR CHANCE TO JOIN OUR TEAM
Wednesday 8th March 2017
TRIO OF EVENTS ANNOUNCED AT DEAD CRAFTY
Today, Wednesday 8th March, we're delighted to launch tickets for three epic events at The Dead Crafty Beer Company.
First, we welcome Founders for a Collab Quiz Night on Wednesday 22nd March 2017.
Then, after Boom Box Bingo, we welcome American Pizza Slice for the most delicious Quiz Night ever. That's on Wednesday 29th March.
Finally, on Wednesday 12th April, Brew By Numbers join us for another epic Collab Quiz Night.
Full details on all of the events are available by visiting our Tickets page and clicking your event. Purchase securely online, or in person from The Dead Crafty Beer Company.
For more information on any of these events, call us on 0151 475 2111 or tweet us - @sphinxquiz.
Saturday 25th February 2017
CASH FOR KIDS FINAL TOTAL CONFIRMED
Today, we're delighted to confirm our full fundraising total from 2016's Cash For Kids Quizmas Spectacular has been received by the charity.
The event saw 14 epic prizes won by our teams, with ticket sales, our fee and extra donations on the night all going towards the grand total. £555.00 was raised on the evening, and is already on it's way to helping disadvantaged children across our region.
Our thanks go to everyone who joined us on the evening and made the event a success, The Dead Crafty Beer Company for being our hosts, along with their epic prize donation, also FourPure Brewery, Harpoon Brewery, Awesome Walls Climbing Centre, Breakout Liverpool, American Pizza Slice, TransPennine Express, UGOT, City SightSeeing, National Express, Radio City 96.7, Independent Liverpool, Swanky Malone's, Urban Angel Nails, Liverpool FC, Everton FC and Stoneacre, all of whom helped us with an awesome prize fund worth over £2,000!
2017's Quizmas Spectacular promises to be bigger and better than ever. We'll be opening nominations for this year's charity on Wednesday 12th April, so keep an eye on our website and social media pages for details!
Thursday 23rd February 2017
TRANSPENNINE EXPRESS ON TRACK TO HIT FUNDRAISING TARGET
Yesterday, Wednesday 22nd February, we had the honour of hosting a special quiz for TransPennine Express, raising money for Prostate Cancer UK. TransPennine Express, who operate trains across Northern England, have nominated Prostate Cancer UK as their chosen charity this year, with their Quiz Night adding £255 to their donation fund.
Staff from Train Planning, Engineering, Marketing and more all came together for an interactive quiz, with 'Rusty Spoons' winning the night by just 9pts!
After the event, organiser Rachael Gordon said "Chris and Sphinx Quizzes were brilliant and made our charity night a great success. Well organised, entertaining, funny - I can't recommend Sphinx Quizzes enough".
Tuesday 21st February 2017
THINK YOU KNOW THE SIMPSONS?
This Saturday (25th Feb), we're delighted to launch our first ever interactive smart phone quiz at The Fulwood Arms!
We'll be testing you with 65 questions all about America's favourite animated family, The Simpsons. There's epic prizes to win, cheap drinks all night, plus, with our new smart phone quiz, you can steal points from rival teams, get bonus points for answering quickly and more!
Tickets remain on sale (just press 'tickets' at the top of the page), but you're welcome to just turn up and play on the night. See you there!
Monday 6th February 2017
LATE START AT THE DEAD CRAFTY BEER COMPANY THIS WEDNESDAY
Due to a bereavement, this Wednesday (8th Feb), Quiz Night at The Dead Crafty Beer Company, Dale Street will get underway at roughly 8:30pm.
There'll be questions about food, flags and The Queen, with a £25 bar tab, Beer Of The Week and an entire 18" pizza from American Pizza Slice to be won. All of the usual fun, just half an hour later. Apologies for any inconvenience.
Friday 3rd February 2017
ADDITIONAL EVENTS COME TO AN END
Last night, we hosted our final additional event during our spell covering for 'Woody', during his month long break in India.
We hosted 12 extra Quiz Nights over that time, exercising the brains of 424 guests and seeing 127 teams battle it out for over £300's worth of booze. We'd like to thank the staff at Love and Rocket's, The Other Place, Tavern On The Green, The Lodge and The Dovedale Towers for their warm welcome and for helping us settle in so quickly. We hope to come back to every single venue over the coming months.
If you were present at some of those events, and can't bear to let us go, you can join us at one of our regular Quiz Nights which continue right throughout 2017. Find full details by pressing 'Weekly Quizzes' or 'Special Events' above.
Finally, congratulations to Woody, who proposed (successfully!) during his time in India. Everyone at Sphinx send their best wishes to you and the future Mrs. Woody!
Thursday 2nd February 2017
SPRING BOOM BOX BINGO TICKETS GO ON SALE
Today, Sphinx Quizzes are delighted to release tickets for three Boom Box Bingo events in Spring 2017.
The Fulwood Arms is Boom Box Bingo's spiritual home, and it's back again on Sat 1st April. As usual, there's crap prizes and massive cash giveaways, along with £1 shots and hundreds of epic songs. For the first time ever, we've launched tickets for this event. Buy tickets for your party and we'll reserve you a table in advance - we know how busy it can get in there! Entry will still be available on the night, if you're not able to commit to buying tickets in advance.
After it's debut success in December, we return to The Dead Crafty Beer Company on Friday 24th March as part of their 1st birthday celebrations. Due to their limited capacity, we're strongly advising that you buy in advance, either online or from the venue. We expect this venue to sell out with limited/no ticket sales on the night.
Boom Box Bingo also comes to Bernie May's for the first time this March. Our newest weekly quiz venue will be the latest location for our sing-a-long bingo game, and as always, there's tonnes of cash to win, epic songs and drinks offers all night - plus you might win a plastic chicken or a shoe tambourine or something...! To celebrate the launch at Bernie May's, you're able to buy tickets in advance for just £2.50pp!! That's 50% of the "on the door" price - so get yours now!
You can buy tickets for all three events via our tickets page.
If you'd like further info about this or any Sphinx Quizzes event, tweet us @sphinxquiz or call us on 0151 475 2111.
Tuesday 24th January 2017
QUIZ NIGHT LAUNCHES AT BERNIE MAY'S, WALTON
This Thursday, Sphinx Quizzes are delighted to launch another brand new Quiz Night! Our renowned classic quiz format comes to County Road, Walton and launches at Bernie May's on Thursday 26th Jan at 8pm - then every Thursday thereafter.
There's our music intro round and the devilish Reset Round amongst the questions, and your chance to win a £25 bar tab, a bottle of wine and a round of jagerbombs for answering just one question!
It's not to be missed, so get down for opening night. Thursday from 8pm!
Thursday 19th January 2017
TICKETS ON SALE FOR DEAD CRAFTY'S BIRTHDAY BINGO
Today, Thursday 19th January, we're delighted to have released tickets for the next instalment of Boom Box Bingo at The Dead Crafty Beer Company.
Part of a week of celebrations to mark Dead Crafty's first birthday, Boom Box Bingo hits central Liverpool on Friday 24th March. Players can win massive cash prizes, along with a few awful prizes too! There'll be birthday treats galore and over 170 beers to try.
This event usually sells out and is therefore ticket only. Just click here to purchase yours!