The International Beatle Week Festival in Liverpool is held this year on August 25-31, and their web site has just opened. Highlights from the programme: Joey Molland, Denny Laine, Mark McGann and Billy J. Kramer in his first UK concert for seven years. Of course, annual events like The Beatles Shop memorabilia auction, the convention and the Mathew Street festival are also on. Organised by Cavern City Tours, the International Beatle Week Festival is one of the biggest music events in the world.This is truly an international event with bands from over 20 countries and fans from over 40. As well as live gigs, there are exhibitions, sales of memorabilia, guest speakers, video shows, sightseeing tours and a convention. Click on the logo to go to the festival's official web site, where you'll find the full programme. You'll also find the blog of the Beatles Shop auction in the blog list column on your right.