Today to Fri 22 Jun, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Funtopia at Newcastle under Lyme
Funtopia is a fantastic fun-packed event which is perfect for tots to tweens. Open 10am-4pm. Filled with bouncy castles, obstacle course, activity inflatables, crazy golf, under 5’s area, circus skills, interactive play system and much more!
Brampton Park Brampton Road
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - The Old Dairy House - Open Garden for NGS
Grade 2 listed house (not open) designed by Sir Charles Barry forms backdrop to this 2-acre garden in parkland setting. Shaded area for rhododendrons, azaleas plus expanding hosta and fern collection. Mature trees, ’cottage garden’ and long borders. Narrow brick paths in vegetable plot.
The Old Dairy House, Stoke-on-Trent
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - The Trentham Estate - Open Garden for NGS
Trentham Gardens has undergone a major programme of restoration which has both revealed the historic landscape designed by Capability Brown and is replenishing this with vast new contemporary plantings of annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs.
The Trentham Estate, Stoke-on-Trent
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Step out for Stroke - Staffordshire
Join us and the thousands of people across the UK this spring who will be ‘Stepping Out’ and walking to make a difference for everyone affected by stroke in your local community.
Hanley Park, Cleveland Road, Stoke on Trent
Sun 10 Jun

More details - The Story of Guitar Heroes
“If you like music and guitars you will LOVE this show!” Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Hank Marvin, Brian May and Slash are just some of the outstanding guitar heroes you will have chance to experience in one amazing show!
Victoria Hall, Bagnall Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Table Top and car boot sale.
Back after the bank holiday month, Table Top and car boot sale, Saturday 2nd June 2018. Audley and District Community Centre. Castle hill. Nantwich Road. Audley. ST78DH. Inside table cost £7 including table. Outside £6 sell from your car.
Audley and District Community Centre. Castle hill. Nantwich Road. Audley. ST78DH.
Sat 2 Jun

More details - The Slow Readers Club
The Slow Readers Club. Artists performing: Slow Readers Club.: Tickets avaiable.
The Sugarmill, Stoke-on-Trent
Sat 26 May

More details - Party in The Park
Stoke on Trent Lions Club invite you to a FREE party in Burslem Park , come and have some fun lots of games and races for you ( children and adults ) to try. Plus games and entertainment by PJ the DJ. Come and enjoy the fun you may even win a prize. Bring a picnic! soft drinks will be on sale.
Burslem Park Moorland Road Burslem Stoke on Trent
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Charity Brass Band Concert
Stoke on Trent Lions Club are organising a Brass Band concert with The National Award winning Lions Youth Brass Band and The Fabulous CK Community Choir. It will be a fun filled evening of song and music for all ages.
The Bridge Centre Birches Head Lane Birches Head Stoke on Trent
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Archery Free Have-a-Go Session
Trent Valley Archers welcome everyone to their annual public open day on Saturday 16th June starting at 10am until 3pm (last admission 2:30pm), All the equipment will be provided, all ages and abilities are welcome, there will be also be refreshments, face painting and more.
Birches Head Academy
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Sanity Fair Masquerade
Sanity Fair, Masquerade, is a day to break down the barriers to talking about mental health and reducing the stigma as well as to have a fun day . There will be a dog show from 1pm bring your dog along.
Whitegate Farm Eaves Lane Stoke on Trent
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Craft & Gift Fair - Alsager Civic
Come and join us for our Craft & Gift Fair at Alsager Civic on Saturday 26th May. Open to the public 9am - 1pm. (Entry is free to the public) Plenty of parking right next to the venue For more information please email
Alsager Civic 3 Lawton Road Alsager
Sat 26 May

More details - Rode Hall Spring Plant Fair 2018
A specialist plant fair featuring many of the top local plant specialists and nurseries selling directly to the public. Rare, unusual, quirky but always quality plants, shrubs, bulbs, climbers, etc. Held in conjunction with PLANT HERITAGE.
Rode Hall, Scholar Green, Cheshire
Mon 28 May

More details - Water Colour Day
Chris will show you how to create Watercolours. No experience necessary unless a Step 2 course. The day will guide you through different techniques used by water colour artists. You will create several pieces of art on the day.
The Potters Barn, Roughwood Lane, Hassall Green, Sandbach, Cheshire
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Wedding Showcase
We are delighted to invite you, your family and friends to visit us for our Wedding Open Day! Our friendly team will be on hand to give you a tour of The Boat House and facilities, as well as answer any questions you may have.
Lichfield Road (A51)
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Ashcroft and Claremont - Open Garden for NGS
Two gardens as different as Monets soft pastel colours are to Vincents bright sunflowers. Ashcroft is a 1 acre wildlife-friendly garden, pond and covered courtyard. Rooms flow seamlessly around the Edwardian house. Herb bed, treillage, greenhouse with raised beds.
Ashcroft and Claremont, Eccleshall
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Little Moreton Hall - Welcome to the sixteenth 'scent-ury'
This year join us for a sensory exploration of Tudor smells. Following on from last year’s sleep project we delve further into everyday health and wellbeing from a Tudor perspective.
Little Moreton Hall, Congleton,
Today to Sun 3 Jun, Wed 6 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Wed 13 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Wed 20 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Wed 27 Jun to Sun 1 Jul, Wed 4 Jul to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Little Moreton Hall - The Cheesy Tudors
Help us battle stinky smells to keep the dairy fresh and have a go at churning butter and making cheese. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Little Moreton Hall, Congleton,
Mon 28 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Little Moreton Hall - The Other Side of the Hall
It’s not just the Tudors who lived at Little Moreton Hall. For the first time original staff accommodation will be opened to visitors and a set of rooms never seen before will be revealed. Find out more about the modern inhabitants of Little Moreton, thei. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Little Moreton Hall, Congleton,
Sat 9 Jun, Sun 10 Jun, Wed 13 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Wed 20 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Wed 27 Jun to Sun 1 Jul, Wed 4 Jul to Sun 8 Jul, Wed 11 Jul to Sun 15 Jul, Wed 18 Jul to Sun 22 Jul, Wed 25 Jul to Tue 7 Aug

More details - CAR BOOT SALE in aid of Chernobyl Children's Project (Stoke and Endon Group)
CARBOOT SALE One of our annual fundraising events is the CAR BOOT SALE in aid of Chernobyl Children’s Project. This will take place on the Bank Holiday (Monday 28th May) during Endon Welldressing.
ENDON, car park field (opposite The Black Horse)
Mon 28 May

More details - Crewe Alexandra Stadium - Mind Body Spirit Event 26th/27th May
40 + Exhibitors 30 + Talks & Workshops Scheduled & All Included In The Entrance 50 + Stands , International Mediums, Tarot Readers, Angel Readers, Simon Goodfellow, Ali Mather, Mark Aston, David Traynor, Shirley Rose, Michelle Lawson, John Richardson, Glennis Martin, Leigh Rebekha Soul Architect, & Jackie Townsend
Alexandra Stadium Gresty Road Crewe
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May
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More details - Smallwood Vintage Rally
Large family outdoor event with many attractions including live steel music performance by Pantonic All Stars Steel Orchestra from Stockport.
Near Love lane Farm, Betchton, Sandbach
Sat 26 May

More details - Market Drayton RCTA May Spring BH Flaoting Market
A way to spend a few hours in the open air sharing the towpath space & meeting traders who live & work on the canals. Traders will be moored along the canal towpath opposite Ladybird Moorings (formerly Tom’s Moorings). Arts, Crafts & many "Not on the High Street" goods.
The towpath on the Shropshire Union Canal between Bretton Bridge & Lords Bridge TF9 1HL
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - Biddulph Grange Garden - Exclusive open evening
Enjoy a peaceful summer evening stroll around Biddulph Grange Garden. Biddulph Grange opens the garden for an exclusive open evening. Spend a relaxing evening summer evening in the tranquil gardens at Biddulph Grange. Drink served on arrival. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Biddulph Grange Garden, Grange Road, Biddulph,
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Biddulph Grange Garden - Father's Day BBQ
Join us for fun and games on the tennis lawn and treat your Dad to a beer and something from our BBQ. Relax on a deckchair and enjoy a beer, something from our BBQ and Snugbury’s ice cream on the tennis lawn. Have a go at traditional games and sports day races with your family. Booking Not Needed.
Biddulph Grange Garden, Grange Road, Biddulph,
Sun 17 Jun

Rock and Bowl Festival 2018 More details - Rock and Bowl Festival 2018
Rock and Bowl Festival is a three day music event, held in Market Drayton each year. 2018 brings us our 10th Festival, which will be bigger and better than ever before. Boasting headlining acts such as The Clone Roses, Think Floyd and other acts include Dan Owen, Rews and The Kar-Pets (plus many more).
Market Drayton Picnic Area, Market Drayton, Shropshire
Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May
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More details - Yarlet House - Open Garden for NGS
4 acre garden with extensive lawns, walks, lengthy herbaceous borders and traditional Victorian box hedge. Water gardens with fountain and rare lilies. Sweeping views across Trent Valley to Sandon.
Yarlet House, Stafford
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Sandbach Concert Series May Concert
A welcome return to Sandbach for soprano Anna-Clare Monk who, along with harpist Lauren Scott, will be performing songs by Ivor Novello as well as opera favourites by Puccini & Dvorak. Includes spotlight concert by local young musicians, art exhibition and raffle in aid of local good causes. Doors open at 6.30pm.
St Mary’s Church Hall, High Street, Sandbach
Wed 30 May

More details - Sandbach United FC v Crewe Alex Legends - Charity match
On Saturday 2nd June, Sandbach United will host a charity football day where both our Ladies and men’s 1st team will play teams from Crewe Alexandra. With the main event a team of Crewe Alex Legends.
Sandbach United FC Hind Heath Road Sandbach
Sat 2 Jun

More details - The Pintles - Open Garden for NGS
Located in the village of Great Bridgeford this traditional semi-detached house has a medium sized wildlife friendly garden designed to appeal to many interests.
The Pintles, Stafford
Sun 3 Jun, Sun 24 Jun

More details - Woodside Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Situated along a quite lane is a 3 acre garden developed over the last 10 years featuring a wild flower meadow with newly planted specimen trees that leads on past the chicken and pig enclosures into the large ornamental vegetable garden and cut flower beds large herbaceous border and newly planted orchard.
Woodside Farm, Stoke-On-Trent
Sun 17 Jun, Sun 15 Jul

More details - All Stars Cricket
Mossley Cricket Club will be running All Stars Cricket which is an initiative from the England and Wales Cricket Board aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience in cricket.
Mossley Cricket Club Moss Road Congleton
Today, Fri 1 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 22 Jun, Fri 29 Jun

More details - Wedding Show and Sale
Come and visit the Chimney House Hotel and enjoy some fabulous special offers and discounts from a whole range of Wedding Suppliers, and enjoy looking at some sale price dresses being modelled throughout the day. Why not book in and enjoy afternoon tea whilst taking in the dresses.
The Chimney House Hotel Congleton Road, Sandbach
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Goldstone Hall Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
5 acres with highly productive beautiful kitchen garden. Unusual vegetables and fruits - Large Polytunnel with Alpine strawbs, Heritage toms and crammed with salad, chillies, celeriac. Roses in Walled Garden from May, Double herbaceous at its best July and August but Sedums and Roses stunning in September.
Goldstone Hall Gardens, Market Drayton
Wed 30 May, Wed 27 Jun, Wed 11 Jul, Wed 25 Jul

More details - Sandon Hall Summer Plant Fair 2018
Specialist plant fair featuring many of the top local plant growers and specialists selling directly to the public. Rare, unusual, quirky but always quality plants, shrubs, bulbs, climbers, etc.
Sandon Hall, Sandon, Staffs
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Brass on The Grass, Congleton Park
Live steel music performance by Pantonic All Stars Steel Orchestra from Stockport
Congleton Park, Mill Green, Congleton
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Enchanted Trail – now extended until June! @ Fordhall Organic Farm
It’s spring time and our Fordhall Fairies are back at Fordhall. Our Enchanted Trail is ready for you to explore – see if you can find where they live and who their animal friends are. But be careful, not all their friends are just animals.
Fordhall Organic Farm, Tern Hill Rd., Market Drayton, Shropshire
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - The Gruffalo's Child
Come take a stroll through the deep dark wood – but beware the Big Bad Mouse that allegedly lurks in the forest… We’ll meet and stroll to our Community Garden and take a short walk to our woodland area where we’ll tell the modern day classic story of the Gruffalo’s Child. £4.
Fordhall Organic Farm, Tern Hill Rd., Market Drayton, Shropshire
Tue 29 May

More details - Bear ‘Grills’ Experience @ Fordhall Organic Farm
Bear ‘Grills’ Experience – Can you survive in the wild?! If bear can do it why can’t you! Come along and test your skills in our woods, challenge yourself!
Fordhall Organic Farm, Tern Hill Rd., Market Drayton, Shropshire
Wed 30 May

More details - Clay Oven Building @ Fordhall Farm
Learn from expert Bex Syrett to gain the skills to be able to build your own Clay Oven at home. The day experience includes a delicious light lunch (organic of course!) provided by our team in Arthurs Farm Kitchen. This is a unique opportunity to learn new skills, contact us now to book!
Fordhall Organic Farm, Tern Hill Rd., Market Drayton, Shropshire
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Superheroes Picnic
TRADITIONAL FAMILY FUN DAY! Bring your picnics for a fun filled family fun day in Nantwich, Cheshire Dress as your favourite Super Hero and bring the family to one of Cheshire’s largest one day family events.
Dorfold Hall, Chester Road, Nantwich
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Ceilidh (Barn Dance) Fundraiser for British Wildlife Rescue Centre,
Ceilidh (Barn Dance). £8 includes Buffet. Tickets only. Tickets in Advance from 01889 271308. Bring Your Own Drinks. Dancing to Weasel’s Revenge Ceilidh Band with Victoria Berringer Calling We are raising funds for the BRITISH WILDLIFE RESCUE CENTRE, Stafford. Doors open 7 pm Dancing 7.30 - 10.30 pm.
North End Community Centre, Holmcroft Road, Stafford
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Chapel House - Open Garden for NGS
Mature country garden in rural location, with 3 distinct areas. Multiple boarders bring colour and foliage in late Spring in the formal garden. The vegetable and fruit garden provides ample produce and feature a small herb bed; while a woodland area creates a natural habitat for wildlife, including a pond.
Chapel House, Stafford
Sun 10 Jun

Astound Contemporary Art Exhibition More details - Astound Contemporary Art Exhibition
Astound 2018 Contemporary Art Exhibition, Nicholson Gallery Leek, 19th May to 9th June. Showcasing a diverse range of creative work from 25 students on Foundation Degree in Creative Art and Design Practice at Leek School of Art, part of the University of Derby. Free entry, closed Sundays and Bank Holidays.
Nicholson Museum and Art Gallery, 31 Stockwell St, Leek
Sat 9 Jun
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More details - Wren's Nest - Open Garden for NGS
Set in a semi-rural area, this bungalow has a Cottage Garden Style of lush planting and is 80ft x 45ft. The garden is packed with unusual and traditional perennials and shrubs incl over 100 hardy geraniums, campanulas, crocosmias, iris and alpine troughs. Plants for sale. Proceeds from this garden will be for the NGS.
Wren’s Nest, Nantwich
Wed 30 May

More details - Oakfield Villa - Open Garden for NGS
Romantic S-facing garden of densely planted borders and creative planting in containers, incl climbing roses, clematis and hydrangeas. Divided by screens into rooms, the garden incl a small fishpond and water feature. Pergola clothed in beautiful climbers provides relaxed sheltered seating area.
Oakfield Villa, Nantwich
Wed 30 May

Children’s Creative Literacy Workshop More details - Children's Creative Literacy Workshop
Creative Writing and Art workshop where qualified teachers and authors will engage your children and help motivate and inspire even the most reluctant writers, through fun activities and strategies, that spark the imagination.
The Northfield Centre Magnolia Centre Stafford
Wed 30 May
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More details - Staffordshire County Show
Over 65,000 visitors at this well established event. The Craft and Gift Fair is held in The Staffordshire Pavilion. A welcome return to this popular event.
Staffordshire Showground.
Wed 30 May and Thu 31 May

More details - Bosley Rose Queen and Fell Race 16th June 2018
Come and enjoy a lovely afternoon out with family and friends. Attractions include: Homemade produce, fairground rides, Childrens games and races, beer tent and much more.
Bosley St Marys CE Primary School, Leek Old Road, Bosley, Macclesfield
Sat 16 Jun

More details - 23 St Johns Road - Open Garden for NGS
Pass through the black and white gate of this Victorian house into a part-walled gardeners haven. Bulbs and shady woodlanders in Spring and masses of herbaceous plants and climbers. Sit and enjoy home-made cakes by the pond or Victorian-style greenhouse.
23 St Johns Road, Stafford
Fri 8 Jun

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