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Port Sunlight Museum & Garden Village

Port Sunlight Museum & Garden Village

Celebrating the heritage of the village and its people.

Favourite Days Out - Events

From Bluebells in the Spring, Easter Extravaganzas, Summer Festivals, to Halloween Hauntings and all the festive fun of Christmas you will always find your Favourite Day Out in Cheshire.

And with many fabulous events taking place in the school holidays and weekends, there is always a good reason to visit Cheshire's Favourite Days Out attractions.

Make sure you search for exciting things to do using our annual events calendar.

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Number of results: 38

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  1. Add Cover to Cover: Roald Dahl around the World to your Itinerary

    Cover to Cover: Roald Dahl around the World

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    Exhibition

    Add Cover to Cover: Roald Dahl around the World to your Itinerary

    A fascinating exhibition of Roald Dahl book jackets from across the world and throughout time. His first book was printed in 1953 and his stories published over 200 million times and in 51 languages including Catalan, Welsh and Icelandic.

    Dates

    From:
    19 Mar 2016to30 Oct 2016
  2. Add Matilda in the Mansion to your Itinerary

    Matilda in the Mansion

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    Participatory Event

    Add Matilda in the Mansion to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    Enter the Mansion and the curious world of Matilda Wormwood. Follow the mischief-making trail as you explore her cunning plots and practical jokes.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2016to2 Oct 2016
  3. Add The Enormous Crocodile out in the Parkland to your Itinerary

    The Enormous Crocodile out in the Parkland

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Add The Enormous Crocodile out in the Parkland to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    The Enormous Crocodile likes nothing more than a nice juicy child. Dare to go deep into the jungle where he’s lurking (Dairy Wood Way, signposted from the main car park).

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2016to2 Oct 2016
  4. Add Fantastic Mr Fox at the Farm to your Itinerary

    Fantastic Mr Fox at the Farm

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Add Fantastic Mr Fox at the Farm to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    Go down to the Farm and see if you can find him in his den before the cruel and dim-witted farmers do. Gazillions of fun activities as you pick your way through Farmer Boggis’ chicken house and Farmer Bean’s apple cider cellar.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2016to2 Oct 2016
  5. Add Danny the Champion of the World in the Gardens to your Itinerary

    Danny the Champion of the World in the Gardens

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Add Danny the Champion of the World in the Gardens to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    'A stodgy parent is no fun at all’ and Danny thinks his Dad is the most wonderful and exciting one possible. Oodles of countryside carryings-on as you join them on a thrilling adventure to trap pheasants.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2016to2 Oct 2016
  6. Add Dinosaurs at Chester Zoo to your Itinerary

    Dinosaurs at Chester Zoo

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    Type:

    Show / Display

    Add Dinosaurs at Chester Zoo to your Itinerary

    Chester Outskirts

    After four years away the award-winning dinosaurs are back at Chester Zoo for another unforgettable summer from 28 May - 4 September 2016.

    Dates

    From:
    28 May 2016to4 Sept 2016
  7. Add Warrington Art Group Exhibition to your Itinerary

    Warrington Art Group Exhibition

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Add Warrington Art Group Exhibition to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    Now in its twelfth year, the exhibition celebrates local art and encourages artistic talent in the community. Vote for your favourite piece of art work in the People’s Choice competition. Paintings for sale. Open 10.00am - 4.30pm

    Dates

    From:
    20 Aug 2016to4 Sept 2016
  8. Add Potion-making with George to your Itinerary

    Potion-making with George

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    Type:

    Workshop

    Add Potion-making with George to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    Learn about potions and spells in Roald Dahl's books and brew up your own concoction. Book on line www.tattonpark.org.uk or 01625 374428

    Dates

    From:
    30 Aug 2016to30 Aug 2016
  9. Add ChesterBoat - Fish and Chip Friday Cruise to your Itinerary

    ChesterBoat - Fish and Chip Friday Cruise

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Add ChesterBoat - Fish and Chip Friday Cruise to your Itinerary

    Chester

    Our Friday night Fish & Chip cruises return once more in 2016 after proving so popular last year. The two hour cruise sails at 7.30PM from The Groves in the center of Chester.

    Dates

    From:
    2 Sept 2016to2 Sept 2016
    From:
    7 Oct 2016to7 Oct 2016
  10. Add Specialist Plant Fair to your Itinerary

    Specialist Plant Fair

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    Type:

    Fete / Fair

    Add Specialist Plant Fair to your Itinerary

    Ellesmere Port

    The wonderful Plant Hunters Fairs will once again visit Ness Botanic Gardens for their Autumn Plant Fair showcasing highly respected nurseries.

    Dates

    From:
    4 Sept 2016to4 Sept 2016
  11. Add Glorious Gardens - Dinner and Private Tour to your Itinerary

    Glorious Gardens - Dinner and Private Tour

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Add Glorious Gardens - Dinner and Private Tour to your Itinerary

    Chester Outskirts

    Join the horticulture and botany team at Chester Zoo for an evening of delicious food and an exclusive tour of the gardens.

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2016to8 Sept 2016
  12. Add Outdoor Cinema Weekend to your Itinerary

    Outdoor Cinema Weekend

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    Type:

    Show / Display

    Add Outdoor Cinema Weekend to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    Open air cinema comes to Tatton Park this summer, as The Luna Cinema presents three nights of classic films under the stars.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Sept 2016to11 Sept 2016
  13. Add Food Fiesta at the Anderton Boat Lift! to your Itinerary

    Food Fiesta at the Anderton Boat Lift!

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    Type:

    Fete / Fair

    Add Food Fiesta at the Anderton Boat Lift! to your Itinerary

    Northwich

    Visit Anderton Boat Lift on 10th and 11th September for a FREE weekend of food and family fun!

    Dates

    From:
    10 Sept 2016to11 Sept 2016
  14. Add Willy Wonka Outdoor Cinema to your Itinerary

    Willy Wonka Outdoor Cinema

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    Show / Display

    Add Willy Wonka Outdoor Cinema to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    Enjoy a late summer evening screening of “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” starring the legendary Gene Wilder. Grab your golden ticket and bring a picnic. Book online www.thelunacinema.com

    Dates

    From:
    11 Sept 2016to11 Sept 2016
  15. Add Roald Dahl Big Picnic Day to your Itinerary

    Roald Dahl Big Picnic Day

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Add Roald Dahl Big Picnic Day to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    Pack a picnic and come and settle down in our gorgeous Parkland as we celebrate a 100 years of Roald Dahl. There’ll be whoopsy-wiffling activities to take part in as you enjoy a lazy late summer afternoon.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Sept 2016to11 Sept 2016
  16. Add Wildlife Connections Festival to your Itinerary

    Wildlife Connections Festival

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    Type:

    Show / Display

    Add Wildlife Connections Festival to your Itinerary

    Chester Outskirts

    Visit Chester Zoo for two days of intimate wildlife encounters, nature activities, workshops, live music and cinema. 

    Dates

    From:
    16 Sept 2016to17 Sept 2016
  17. Add The Cheshire Decorative Antiques & Art Fair to your Itinerary

    The Cheshire Decorative Antiques & Art Fair

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    Type:

    Fete / Fair

    Add The Cheshire Decorative Antiques & Art Fair to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    Features fifty leading antiques and fine art dealers from across the UK offering for sale a wide range of antiques and art with a strong emphasis on rarity and quality.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Sept 2016to18 Sept 2016
  18. Add Harvest Festival at Tatton’s Home Farm to your Itinerary

    Harvest Festival at Tatton’s Home Farm

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    Type:

    Festival

    Add Harvest Festival at Tatton’s Home Farm to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    A chance to celebrate the annual harvest by joining in with the farm's very own harvest festival. Harvest Blessing at 2pm with Preston Brook brass band. Please feel free to bring your own pets to be blessed.

    Dates

    From:
    17 Sept 2016to18 Sept 2016
  19. Add Walk of Hope to your Itinerary

    Walk of Hope

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    Competition / Game

    Add Walk of Hope to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    This is the 10 year anniversary of The Christie’s Walk of Hope, a gentle evening stroll through Tatton to honour the courage of loved ones battling cancer and those who have lost their fight.

    Dates

    From:
    17 Sept 2016to17 Sept 2016
  20. Add Write like Roald Dahl to your Itinerary

    Write like Roald Dahl

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    Type:

    Workshop

    Add Write like Roald Dahl to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    A creative writing workshop for adults with a former Cheshire poet laureate, inspired by Roald Dahl's life and works. Book on line www.tattonpark.org.uk or 01625 374428

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2016to22 Sept 2016
    From:
    20 Oct 2016to20 Oct 2016

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