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Top Events in Cheshire

Cheshire is not just a naturally stunning place to visit and explore, it's also brimming with a host of exciting events and fun filled festivals to entertain and amuse throughout the year.

Come and enjoy one of the many outdoor events in Cheshire, there is everything from pop concerts at Delamere Forest to the UK's most dynamic Motorsport event set in the beautiful grounds of Cholmondeley Castle to Creamfields near Warrington, Britain's biggest techno dance festival.

Not forgetting the floral delights of the RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park, Cheshire County Show one of the largest 2 day county shows in the North West and food festivals galore, to name a few. 

Discover SLANT, Cheshire's angle on Arts & Culture. Visit festivals, exhibitions and performances across Cheshire and Warrington in new settings and experience culture from a new slant.

See below to find out more about top events in Cheshire throughout the year, use the search function on the right to search for what's on during the dates of your stay or download the latest edition of our Ultimate Guide to Chester and Cheshire here for more.

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  1. Add Christmas at Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet to your Itinerary

    Christmas at Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet

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    Family Friendly

    Add Christmas at Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet to your Itinerary

    Ellesmere Port

    Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet is celebrating Christmas in style. A treat for the whole family!

    Dates

    From:
    10 Nov 2017to24 Dec 2017
  2. Add Chester Christmas Market to your Itinerary

    Chester Christmas Market

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    Sale

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    Chester Centre

    Shoppers are in for a magical time at Chester Christmas Market, with over 70 traditional wooden chalets situated in the heart of Chester, all wrapped around a sparkling Christmas tree.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2017to20 Dec 2017
  3. Add Storytelling with Santa - SOLD OUT to your Itinerary

    Storytelling with Santa - SOLD OUT

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    Workshop

    Add Storytelling with Santa - SOLD OUT to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    ** Please note this event is now SOLD OUT** Storyhouse celebrates its first ever Christmas by transforming The Den into a magical Grotto. Join Santa in the Storytelling Room, tell him your Christmas wishes, listen to festive stories and enjoy...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Nov 2017to17 Dec 2017
  4. Add The Secret Seven to your Itinerary

    The Secret Seven

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    Performance

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    Chester Centre

    Storyhouse’s first ever Christmas explodes into life with the world’s first ever stage show of Enid Blyton’s children’s classic. Only at Storyhouse, and brought to you by the team behind the hugely popular Alice in Wonderland, Wind in the Willows...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Dec 2017to14 Jan 2018
  5. Add Christmas in the Garret to your Itinerary

    Christmas in the Garret

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    Performance

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    Chester Centre

    Get ready for an evening of comedy, live music, performance poetry and Christmas fun. Hosted by Molly Naylor (Sky One’s After Hours) in the Garret Theatre and rooftop bar.

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2017to16 Dec 2017
  6. Add An Audience with Father Christmas to your Itinerary

    An Audience with Father Christmas

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    Show / Display

    Add An Audience with Father Christmas to your Itinerary

    Macclesfield

    Come and meet Father Christmas, Mother Christmas and their helpers in the Chapel at Lyme this festive season. Hear a story and receive a special present too!

    Dates

    From:
    15 Dec 2017to17 Dec 2017
    From:
    22 Dec 2017to24 Dec 2017
  7. Add Christmas Cruises at National Waterways Museum to your Itinerary

    Christmas Cruises at National Waterways Museum

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    Participatory Event

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    Ellesmere Port

    Book your tickets now on 0151 355 5017 or pop into the museum. As Christmas approaches Father Christmas will be taking to the water with cruises on special boat trips...

    Dates

    From:
    16 Dec 2017to17 Dec 2017
    From:
    22 Dec 2017to24 Dec 2017
  8. Add Santa Cruises at Anderton to your Itinerary

    Santa Cruises at Anderton

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    Participatory Event

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    Northwich

    Please pop into the reception at the visitor centre or call 01606 786 777 to book. With festive stories and songs to sing, every child will receive a Christmas gift from Santa Claus!

    Dates

    From:
    16 Dec 2017to17 Dec 2017
    From:
    21 Dec 2017to24 Dec 2017
  9. Add Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs to your Itinerary

    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

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    Show / Display

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    Crewe

    Mirror, mirror, on the wall, don’t miss the fairest pantomime of them all!


    Dates

    From:
    16 Dec 2017to7 Jan 2018
  10. Add Christmas Flicks: It’s a Wonderful Life (U) to your Itinerary

    Christmas Flicks: It’s a Wonderful Life (U)

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    Show / Display

    Add Christmas Flicks: It’s a Wonderful Life (U) to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    Enjoy Christmas classics in the majestic setting of Storyhouse’s art deco foyer on The Kitchen Big Screen. Price includes film, headphones to stream audio plus a glass of fizz, Christmas ale, mulled wine or a soft drink.

    Dates

    From:
    17 Dec 2017to17 Dec 2017
    From:
    24 Dec 2017to24 Dec 2017
  11. Add Craig Charles & Ensemble Deva: Hansel and Gretel to your Itinerary

    Craig Charles & Ensemble Deva: Hansel and Gretel

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    Performance

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    Chester Centre

    With all the music especially arranged for this concert by Iain Farrington, this is a unique chance to hear Craig’s Scary Fairy story first broadcast on BBC Radio 2’s Friday Night is Music Night.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Dec 2017to18 Dec 2017
  12. Add The Liverpool International Horse Show to your Itinerary

    The Liverpool International Horse Show

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    Show / Display

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    World Class Sport, Live Music & Spectacular Family Entertainment!

    Dates

    From:
    29 Dec 2017to31 Dec 2017
  13. Add The Play That Goes Wrong to your Itinerary

    The Play That Goes Wrong

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    Performance

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    Chester Centre

    The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong does. As the accident-prone thespians battle on against all the odds to reach their final curtain call, hilarious...

    Dates

    From:
    29 Jan 2018to3 Feb 2018
  14. Add Ashton Hayes Theatre Club: Great Expectations to your Itinerary

    Ashton Hayes Theatre Club: Great Expectations

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    Performance

    Add Ashton Hayes Theatre Club: Great Expectations to your Itinerary

    Chester Centre

    A new and exciting twist on Dicken’s classic tale of betrayal, friendship and love. Set in the 1920s, this award-winning drama group brings you a brand new adaptation.

    Dates

    From:
    31 Jan 2018to3 Feb 2018
  15. Add Bride: The Wedding Show at Tatton Park to your Itinerary

    Bride: The Wedding Show at Tatton Park

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    Exhibition

    Add Bride: The Wedding Show at Tatton Park to your Itinerary

    Knutsford

    The North West's best-established and most prestigious bridal exhibition gets set to return for its 16th year on 3-4 February 2018, in association with Cheshire Life.

    Dates

    From:
    3 Feb 2018to4 Feb 2018
  16. Add Motionhouse: Charge to your Itinerary

    Motionhouse: Charge

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    Performance

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    Chester Centre

    Coming to Storyhouse for one night only, the show sees six performers use dance and acrobatics to delve deep in to the human body, telling the important story of energy in our lives.

    Dates

    From:
    6 Feb 2018to6 Feb 2018
  17. Add Chester Operatic Society: Singin’ in the Rain to your Itinerary

    Chester Operatic Society: Singin’ in the Rain

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    Performance

    Add Chester Operatic Society: Singin’ in the Rain to your Itinerary

    Chester

    Set in 1920s Hollywood, this light-hearted romantic comedy focuses on the trials and tribulations of two movie actors during the transition from silent pictures to the early days of sound film.

    Dates

    From:
    8 Feb 2018to10 Feb 2018
  18. Add Andy Kirkpatrick – Psychovertical: A Higher Education to your Itinerary

    Andy Kirkpatrick – Psychovertical: A Higher Education

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    Performance

    Add Andy Kirkpatrick – Psychovertical: A Higher Education to your Itinerary

    Chester

    Top British mountaineer, big-wall climber and winter expedition specialist, Andy has soloed the most difficult routes in the world.

    Dates

    From:
    14 Feb 2018to14 Feb 2018
  19. Add Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet: Giselle to your Itinerary

    Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet: Giselle

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    Performance

    Add Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet: Giselle to your Itinerary

    Chester

    Giselle is one of the few 19th century Romantic ballets to survive intact, the quintessential story of unrequited love.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Feb 2018to16 Feb 2018
  20. Add Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet: Swan Lake to your Itinerary

    Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet: Swan Lake

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    Performance

    Add Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet: Swan Lake to your Itinerary

    Chester

    Swan Lake is Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece, a tragic tale of love and betrayal with an instantly recognisable score.

    Dates

    From:
    17 Feb 2018to18 Feb 2018

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