Events Around Chester

Today to Mon 14 Oct, closest first.    

More details - St. Peter's Church at the Cross, Chester
Heritage Open Day: Come and look at St. Peter’s Church right in the centre of Chester by the Cross. It is still a working & vibrant church today. The church dates back to 907, it was largely rebuilt in 14th century, with further alterations mainly in the 18th century.
St. Peter’s Church at the Cross, Watergate Street, Chester
Today to Sat 21 Sep

More details - The Blue Bell
Heritage Open Day: Look around the oldest ’Domestic Structure’ in Chester, the only surviving example of a medieval inn. The Blue Bell was granted a license in 1494. Timber-framed with braced King Post. 1684 ’Cabin’ extension served as a barber’s shop and stagecoach ticket-office.
The Blue Bell, 65 Northgate Street, Chester
Today to Sun 22 Sep

More details - Friday Night Comedy
FRIDAY NIGHT COMEDY brings the very best comedians from the UK and beyond to Alexander’s Live in the heart of Chester. The only weekly comedy night in the city FRIDAY NIGHT COMEDY will keep the laughs coming thick and fast week after week.
Alexander’s Live Rufus Court Chester
Fri 20 Sep, Fri 27 Sep, Fri 4 Oct, Fri 11 Oct, Fri 18 Oct, Fri 25 Oct, Fri 1 Nov

More details - Chester Globetrotters Travel Club Meeting
An opportunity to join us for two fascinating and informative illustrated travel talks: RIDING THE MAURITANIA IRON ORE TRAIN , Speaker: Lindy Pyrah and THE WHITE SOUTH - THE ANTARCTIC WILDERNESS, Speaker: John Brinkley.
Grosvenor Museum Lecture Theatre, 25-27 Grosvenor Street, Chester
Sat 21 Sep 19

More details - Welsh Presbyterian Church
Heritage Open Day: This lovely Victorian building is open especially for Heritage Open Days. Built 1866, designed by W & G Audsley of Liverpool with elaborate stone front. Interior includes two stained glass windows from Welsh Anglican Church and ’Tracker’ organ (1902).
Welsh Presbyterian Church, 11 St. John’s Street, Chester
Fri 20 Sep 19 and Sat 21 Sep

More details - The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair
The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair Northgate Arena, Victoria Road, Chester CH2 2AU ANTIQUES --- COLLECTABLES --- VINTAGE --- RETRO The Northgate Arena has hosted an established and respected Antiques & Collectors Fair for many years now, a favourite with traders from across the UK.
Victoria Road, Chester
Sat 28 Sep, Sat 26 Oct

More details - Ruddigore
Join Chester Operatic Society for their production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s Ruddigore!
St Marys Centre Chester
Thu 3 Oct 19 to Sat 5 Oct

More details - Chester Music Society Celebrity Concert
Piers Lane piano
St Mary’s Creative Space, Chester
Wed 9 Oct 19

More details - Riverside Museum
Heritage Open Day: A free self-guided tour of the Museum. Museum volunteers will help with any queries. Curiosities from world of medicine including original letter from Florence Nightingale. ’Returning Home’ exhibition on First World War’s effects on health and social care.
Riverside Museum, University of Chester, 1 Castle Drive, Chester
Thu 19 Sep

More details - University of Chester Chapel, Parkgate Road
Heritage Open Day: The University of Chester Chapel is not normally open to the public. The chapel was built between 1844 and 1847. The decorative stonework, carved interior woodwork, the organ case and some of the stained glass were produced by the students.
University of Chester Chapel, Parkgate Road, Chester
Today to Sun 22 Sep

More details - Julie Felix - Iconic artist on the road again
In 1964 Julie arrived in England after leaving California and hitchhiking through Europe with the guitar her father had given her.
The Live Rooms, 1 Station Road, Chester
Sun 13 Oct 19

More details - Greek Orthodox Church of Saint Barbara the Great Martyr
Heritage Open Day: A fully featured Orthodox Church belonging to the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Archdiocese of Thyateira & Great Britain. The Eastern Orthodox church serving Cheshire & North Wales. Grade II listed. Recently installed Iconostasis and Altar. Many fine icons.
Overleigh Cemetery, Overleigh Road, Chester
Sat 21 Sep 19 and Sun 22 Sep

More details - Bratt & Evans Ltd.
Heritage Open Day: Come & visit Bratt & Evans. There will be a visual exhibition of Bratts through the years. Bratts is one of a few family owned department stores in Northwich. Founded in 1860 by Henry Bratt on approximately the present site & called H. Bratt & Son.
Bratt & Evans Ltd, 2-6 Witton Street, Northwich
Thu 19 Sep 19 to Sat 21 Sep

More details - St. Edith's Church
Heritage Open Day: Come & visit St. Edith’s Church in Shocklach. It is a small Norman Church with many interesting features. Small Norman church built circa 1150 in a lovely setting. Special features include a Norman door and archway and a viking carving of a horse and rider.
St. Edith’s Church, Church Lane, Shocklach, Malpas
Sat 21 Sep

More details - Hare Hill - Walk with the Experts - September
Enjoy an informative seasonal tour of Hare Hill with one of our gardeners, rangers or historians. Booking Not Needed.
Hare Hill
Mon 23 Sep 19

Thu 26 Sep 19

Singers Night + BIG Spot with CURLY PIG
Thu 3 Oct 19

More details - Walk Mill
Heritage Open Day: A site opening of Walk Mill a working flour mill Walk Mill mentioned in the Domesday book. Demolished 1965, recently rebuilt. Also a cafe with goods baked on site using locally grown wheat.
Walk Mill, Walk Mill Lane, Waverton, Chester
Today to Sun 22 Sep

More details - St. Peter's Church, Hargrave
Heritage Open Day: Yellow information sheets available in the porch and church for a self- guided tour of the church Rare example of a 17th century church. Original historic doors, carved hammer beams and 17th century font. Fine reredos. John Douglas window, but original east window destroyed by local puritans.
St. Peter’s Church, Church Lane, Hargrave, Chester
Today to Sun 22 Sep

More details - Manfords Comedy Club
Ellesmere Port Civic Hall plays host to Manford’s Comedy Club. This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK, personally selected by Jason Manford. A great evening of original stand-up comedy with some top names from the UK touring circuit.
Ellesmere Port Civic Hall, Civic Way
Fri 20 Sep 19

More details - Ellesmere Port Station
Heritage Open Day: Guided tours around part of Ellesmere Port station in the morning. A distinctive station building which first opened in 1863. Constructed in red sandstone with slate roofs, coped Dutch gables, casement windows in cream stone surrounds and glazed porchon a sandstone plinth.
Ellesmere Port Railway Station, Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port
Thu 19 Sep 19

More details - National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port
Heritage Open Day: The museum showcases the history of the canal and the lives and times of the people who worked on them. The museum is dog friendly and there are hands-on exhibits and family friendly interactives across the 7-acre site – both indoors and outside.
Canal & River Trust, South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port
Sat 21 Sep, Sun 22 Sep

More details - Construction phase of the Manchester Ship Canal (1887 -1894)
Corey Estenson of Manchester Metropolitan University, Mansion Researcher at Tatton Park, Weaver Hall, and Lion Salt Works (Northwich)gives a talk on the construction phase of the Manchester Ship Canal (1887 -1894) and how the owner of Tatton Hall, Wilbraham, 3rd Baron Egerton, came to be the Chairman of the Manchester
The Museum Café meeting room, National Waterways Museum, South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port
Tue 8 Oct 19

More details - Craft and Gift Fair at Gordale Garden Centre
Garden tools, plants and furniture for sale in landscaped grounds with lake, cafe and play area. Craft and Gift fair at this very popular venue, free to enter and hosted by Creative Crafts, this event is in a marquee and further info can be found on our website
Chester High Rd, Burton, South Wirral
Fri 11 Oct 19 to Sun 13 Oct

More details - Helsby Railway Station
Heritage Open Day: Helsby Station is a good example of a new use for old railway buildings - the former waiting room is now Beer Heroes, a craft beer Tap room. Helsby Station opened in 1870 and closed to passengers in 1964.
Helsby Railway Station, Station Avenue, Helsby
Fri 20 Sep to Sun 22 Sep

Things to do in Chester