Dedicate a Daisy at Chester Cathedral Gardens!


Over a thousand beautiful iron daisies will be on display during September. In addition to admiring the stunning ironwork flowers in the wonderful setting of the Cathedral, the garden of daisies will provide a great space for reflection and remembrance.  Each daisy at Chester Cathedral tells a personal story and has been dedicated to someone special. If you would like […]

Chester Ghost Tours


Chester Ghost Tours are returning every Saturday from 5th September to the of December including Boxing Day. They are also providing tours on Fridays throughout October and there will be several departures on 31st October (Halloween) as usual. Customers will be required to be pre-booked on the tour, wear a facemask or a face covering and observe the social distance guidelines […]

Taste Cheshire Farmer’s Market at Chester Cathedral

Chester Cathedral Chester

Where else but Chester can you go to a Farmer's Market inside a Cathedral? On Wednesday 16th September head to Chester Cathedral between 10am-4pm to experience the Taste Cheshire Farmer's Market. A delightful Selection of local producers will be presenting their wares in this incredible venue for the first time in 100 years! Admission is FREE with donations to Chester […]


Halloween Half Term Workshops at Pictura Studios

Pictura Studios, 5 Eastgate Row, Chester CH1 1LQ Chester

Suitable for ages 6- 16yrs! With a variety of activities planned so that all children can be involved, Children can work as part of a team and on their own. Workshops include: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Fan Art Stranger Things fan art Spooky art (including glow in the dark paint and slime!) Each day is planned to capture […]


Chester’s Vegan Market

Chester Town Hall Square Chester

The popular Chester Vegan Market returns to Town Hall Square from 10:30am-4pm on Saturday 10th October! The market will feature up to 30 stalls selling a huge variety of ethical & sustainable products brought to you by amazing local businesses and some top artisans from further afield. You’ll find mouth-watering food stalls, eco-lifestyle brands, luxury cosmetics, ethical clothing, jewellery, crafts, […]

The Tiger Who Came for Tea Exhbition at Grosvenor Museum

Grosvenor Museum, 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester Grosvenor Museum, 27 Grosvenor Street,, Chester

2 December 2020 - 4 January 2021 This Christmas at the Grosvenor Museum meet The Tiger Who Came To Tea.  Head to Chester to celebrate Judith Kerr’s much-loved children’s book. This family-friendly exhibition features a life-size model tiger and facsimile artwork from the iconic picture book. There is a range of Tiger Who Came To Tea themed merchandise, i.e. jigsaws, mugs and tiger soft […]

Reindeer Hunt at the Grosvenor Shopping Centre

Grosvenor Shopping Centre Chester

Take part in Grosvenor Shopping Centre’s Reindeer event this Christmas! Everyday during the event simply come to the centre, and find Rudolph and his 8 reindeer friends on the shopping centre floor. You will need to locate Rudolph, Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen – and tell them what they are carrying to be in with a chance of winning […]

Chester Cathedral Christmas Tree Festival 2020


The Chester Cathedral Christmas Tree Festival returns for its eighth fabulous year in 2020 The trees will be spread across the Cathedral this year to allow plenty of space for social distancing and exploring the whole building!  The team at Chester Cathedral have worked extremely hard to make this happen this year, there is a nominal entry fee of £2.50 for […]

Foodie Friday’s at Chester Market

Chester Market, 6 Princess St, Chester CH1 2HH Chester Market, 6 Princess St, Chester

Foodie Friday at Chester Market til 10PM Chester Market IT'S BACK TO 10PM FINISH!!!! Come down and support Chester Market Traders post-lock down. They need you now, more than ever. Fresh produce, food and drink & niche stalls all in one place! They have socially distanced tables. Individual food and drink traders also have tables which you can book - […]

The Big Chester Food and Drink Weekend

Chester Town Hall Square Chester

The Big Chester Food and Drink Weekend is coming to Chester city centre on Saturday & Sunday 5th-6th December from 10.00am–4pm.  Brought to you by Chester Market, Taste Cheshire and We Love Good Times. This is your chance to buy local and support local food and drink producers and retailers with over 70 traders all in and around Chester Market. Wander from […]


Children’s – Paint a Christmas Canvas


In this Elf workshop suitable for children between the ages of 5 - 16yrs, come along and learn to paint your own Christmas Canvas! Snacks and refreshments provided. Book here.

Christmas Parties on the ChesterBoat


Come one, come all! Bring your all workmates, all your best mates or just your soul mate! We’re lighting up the night in December, with our famous Christmas parties – perfect for large or small groups to celebrate the festive season. The Lady Diana will be decked in her festive best and our crew will be in the party mood. Fancy […]

Christmas Carols at Chester Cathedral


Get yourself in the festive spirit with our Christmas Carol concerts. Expect to be filled with joy and merriment, a well needed pick me up to celebrate the season! Festive carols and music from the Choir of Chester Cathedral and the Manchester Brass Ensemble. Carols to include The Holly and the Ivy, In the Bleak Midwinter and God Rest You, […]

Sunday Brunch with Santa


Join Santa for a magical Sunday brunch inside the stunning thirteenth-century monk's dining hall at Chester Cathedral. Adults £15 - Full English breakfast plus filter coffee Children - £7 Any four items from the breakfast buffet plus orange or apple juice. Meet Santa and receive a selection box. Booking essential. Book HERE.   

Saturday Socials at Chester Market

Chester Market, 6 Princess St, Chester CH1 2HH Chester Market, 6 Princess St, Chester

Saturday Social's at Chester Market til' 8PM Chester Market Come down and support Chester Market Traders post-lock down. They need you now, more than ever. Fresh produce, food and drink & niche stalls all in one place! They have socially distanced tables, sanitiser stations, and lots of friendly faces. Individual food and drink traders also have tables which you can […]

Pairing Wines and Platters at Chester Cathedral


This Christmas, enjoy an evening with a difference at Chester Cathedral – Pairing Wines and Platters.  Indulge with five platters with accompanying wines including expert wine tasting commentary – £35 per person. Variety of mini bruschetta Rosamaro Spumante Negroamaro Brut – Masseria Altemura Pecorino dolce with honey and marmalade Carizza Insolia Sicilia DOC Principi di Butera Cured meat platter with […]

Wild Garlic at Chester Cathedral


Wild Garlic are enormously proud to be able to showcase their award-winning food and service in the spectacular surroundings of Chester Cathedral. Join them for an extraordinary evening… Chef has carefully selected five courses for the event, comprising some of their most popular menu choices.  In order to comply with Covid-19 rules, a drinks menu is available to peruse at […]

Kids Glaze a Plate


Pop in to Picturas Christmas studio and paint your very own Santa/Reindeer plate just in time for Christmas. Leave Santa and his reindeer's a message on your own plate ready for his mince pies and Rudolf's Carrot. All the while this is going on the Pictura staff will be singing along to our favorite Christmas songs and getting well and […]

Indian Street Food & Craft Beer


Spice Club Catering will be serving their amazing Punjabi Street Food at Beer Heroes Watergate St. and their awesome Craft Beer selection! It's substantial and then some! Slots are: 5:30-7:30pm 8:00-10:00pm Message them here to book a table. 26 Watergate St, Chester CH1 2LA

Belle Voci and Guests

Chester Cathedral Chester

On Friday 18 December Chester Cathedral welcome acclaimed Cheshire opera duo Belle Voci and guests for a magnificent evening filled with Christmas delights.  Social distanced seating will be in place. Limited capacity Tickets £10 - £20 BOOK NOW to avoid disappointment - click here for tickets

Christmas Dazzle


Prepare to be dazzled by the special Christmas organ recital in Chester Cathedral Nave ton 19th December at 1pm. This year the team at Chester Cathedral plan to make your Christmas extra special with this new type of recital for those who appreciate the beautiful organ with a merry uplifting vibe. Music to include Sleigh Ride and compositions from Tchaikovsky’s […]

Grosvenor Park Minature Railway


Happy Christmas! Throughout the year the miniature railway is open weekends and school holidays 11am-4pm (last train 3.50pm). In Dec and Jan they are operating additional hours: - Sat 19th & Sun 20th Dec (plus non-alc spiced punch, mince pies and goody bags. - Thurs 24th Dec - Sat 26th through Sun 3rd January Special offers in shop on Thomas toys […]

Moonlight Flicks at Carriage Shed


This December, Moonlight Flicks is located at Carriage Shed City Place Chester CH1 3DR Storyhouse’s enormous 30ft Airscreen, twinkling lights, live music and toasted marshmallows await you at Carriage Shed, Moonlight Flicks’ new home for Christmas. Gather your loved ones, wrap up warm and enjoy the best festive films ever made under the stars (and with the extra comfort of […]

The Snowman at Chester Cathedral

Chester Cathedral Chester

The highly-acclaimed sell-out tour of The Snowman will return to Chester to enchant audiences of all ages this December. The Snowman is on sale now – with a revised seating plan to allow for social distancing. A safe event for families of all ages. Accompanied by a live orchestra comprising some of the UK’s top musicians hand-picked from orchestras such asThe Hallé […]

Taste Cheshire Farmer’s Market

Town Hall Square Chester

It's back!!! Since the lifting of lockdown restrictions from 12th April, the Taste Cheshire Farmer's Market can return on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th April from 10am-4pm outside Chester Town Hall. Bringing around 20 great Cheshire based companies together to offer you some of the best local produce. Including: sausages, pies, cheese, preserves, crafts and more… So come on down […]