Today to Sat 19 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Cancer Research UK Race for Life Warrington Pretty Muddy & Pretty Muddy Kids
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters.
Victoria Park, Warrington
Sun 6 May

More details - Warrington Choral Society
Warrington Choral Society, directed by Michael Wynne presents a programme of music by Zelenka, Mozart and Vivaldi. Litaniae de Venerabili Sacramento (Zelenka); Regina Coeli (Mozart); Magnificat (Vivaldi)
St Mary’s Shrine Church, Buttermarket Street, Warrington
Sat 5 May

More details - Pinked Floyd Tribute Show
A spectacular evening of live music, lights and video in honour of one of the greatest bands of all time
Pyramid Arts Centre, Warrington

More details - Lane End Cottage Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Formerly a nursery, this 1 acre cottage garden is densely planted for all year round colour and scent with many unusual plant varieties. Features include deep colour themed mixed borders, ponds, herb garden, walled orchard with trained fruit, shady woodland walk, sunny formal courtyard, vegetable garden and chickens.
Lane End Cottage Gardens, Lymm
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - Kenyon Hall Farm
3rd year for Creative Crafts at this popular long established venue, great for a family day out.
Winwick Lane, Croft, Warrington
Sat 19 May and Sun 20 May

More details - Try Sailing for FREE in MAY!
Sailing is a great sport that can be enjoyed by the whole family together. Why not come along to our Open Day on Saturday 12th May and find out more. Have a FREE trial sail with one of our instructors or just watch the kids have a go. We aim to let everyone who wants to, have a sail.
Leigh & Lowton Sailing Club Green Lane Lowton Nr Warrington
Sat 12 May

More details - Spring Plant Fair
Enjoy a day out browsing the specialist plant nurseries selling unusual plants, shrubs and spring flowering bulbs and gather great ideas for your garden for the coming seasons. Adult entry is £1.
Arley Hall & Garden, Northwich, Cheshire
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Guided Estate & Bluebell Walks
Sunday 30th April / Monday 1st May Saturday 6th May / Sunday 7th May 11am & 2 pm • Enjoy huge carpets of bluebells & many other wild flowers • See magnificent woods in spring-time glory & listen to glorious spring birdsong • Walk by the Lake to see many kinds of water birds • Experience countryside not
Arley Hall & Gardens, Northwich
Sat 28 Apr, Sun 29 Apr, Sun 6 May, Mon 7 May

More details - Dunham Massey - Super Senses Trail
Discover the garden in a way that appeals to all your super senses. Imagine you have the eyes of an owl and the ears of a rabbit on a sensory nature trail. Normal admission applies to the garden. Don’t forget to get your tickets from visitor reception before heading to the garden. Booking Not Needed.
Dunham Massey, Altrincham
Today to Tue 22 May

More details - Orpheus in the Underworld
An adventurous helter-skelter journey from Greece, up to Mount Olympus and down to the Underworld. Fun and mischief with bouncing, foot-tapping music by Offenbach, including the Can-Can!! Orpheus is married to a beautiful wood nymph, Eurydice, but their marriage is in dire straits.
St. Joseph’s Hall, Chapel Street, Leigh
Tue 15 May to Sat 19 May

More details - All Fours Farm - Open Garden for NGS
A traditional and well established country garden with a wide range of roses, hardy shrubs, bulbs, perennials and annuals. You will also find a small vegetable garden, pond and greenhouse as well as vintage machinery and original features from its days as a working farm.
All Fours Farm, Northwich
Mon 7 May, Mon 28 May

More details - Creative Club
Creative Club workshops take place during school holidays and support young artists aged 7-3 to develop their creative skills in a range of media. Come along and join the club! Visit
The Turnpike Civic Square Leigh

More details - Cheshire Spring Foraging Courses
We’re excited to be running our first courses at Marbury Country Park, a beautiful new Cheshire venue on the edge of Budworth Mere. The mixture of open grassland, woodland and brooks makes this park perfect for Spring foraging.
Marbury Country Park, Cumberback, Northwich
Today, Sun 20 May

More details - 6 Birch Road - Open Garden for NGS
A small wild life friendly garden brimming with colour making the most of its potential. Large collection of alpines and succulents and used in interesting and creative ways. Extensive and inspirational use of recycled materials giving them a new lease of life.
6 Birch Road, Leigh
Tue 1 May, Fri 1 Jun

More details - Tatton Park - Open Garden for NGS
Features incl orangery by Wyatt, fernery by Paxton, restored Japanese garden, Italian and rose gardens. Greek monument and African hut. Hybrid azaleas and rhododendrons; swamp cypresses, tree ferns, tall redwoods, bamboos and pines. Fully restored productive walled gardens.
Tatton Park, Knutsford
Wed 16 May, Wed 13 Jun

More details - Tatton Park Country Fair
All day entertainment which may include birds of prey, working dogs, children’s entertainment as well as arts, crafts, gifts and food marquees.
Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire
Sat 19 May and Sun 20 May

More details - The Three Sisters Family Festival Day – Bank Holiday Monday 7th May
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to drive a rally or race car? Or to enjoy handling a powerful racing kart? How about finding what ‘Supermoto’ motorbikes are all about? Well then, you better come and see all the May 7th action at Three Sisters Circuit WN4 8DD!
Three Sister’s Circuit, Three Sisters Road, A-in-M, Wigan
Mon 7 May

More details - Wild Goose Wellbeing Skill (Qigong)
Wild Goose Wellbeing Skill (Qigong) is a set of lovely Chinese exercises, which open the energy channels, benefiting all the body systems and calming the mind and emotions.
Large Schoolroom, Dunham Road Unitarian Chapel, Altrincham
Tue 8 May
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More details - 'Stags & Hens' (The Remix)
The play is set in a trashy 70’s disco in Liverpool, England. The action is mainly in the gents and women’s toilets of the disco where both Linda (The Bride) and Dave (The Groom) have decided to hold their stags and hens nights, not knowing that their other half is at the same place.
Altrincham Garrick Playhouse Barrington Road Altrincham
Mon 30 Apr to Sat 5 May

More details - The Doors Alive
The Doors Alive widely regarded as the closest and most enthralling representation of the legendary 1960’s rock gods, The Doors, in the world today. The band formed in 2005. Since then there have been 3 Jims, 2 Rays, 2 Robbys and just 1 John, but the current line up is the best it has ever been!
The Citadel Arts Centre, Waterloo Street, St Helens

More details - Definitely Oasis
Definitely Oasis are regarded by many Oasis fans and promoters alike as the best Oasis tribute band there is. See more info at *Please Note – Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the balcony.
The Citadel Arts Centre, Waterloo Street, St Helens
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Twinkle Twinkle (2:30pm Performance)
This original tale of love, loss and light has been especially made for audiences aged 1 – 3 and its rich, near-wordless storytelling entrances toddlers and parents alike.
The Citadel Arts Centre, Waterloo Street, St Helens
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Twinkle Twinkle (12:30pm Performance)
This original tale of love, loss and light has been especially made for audiences aged 1 – 3 and its rich, near-wordless storytelling entrances toddlers and parents alike.
The Citadel Arts Centre, Waterloo Street, St Helens
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Jadis
U.K Neo Progressive band Jadis eagerly head out to play live for the first time in 6 years .Band members Gary Chandler,Stephen Christey and Andy Marlow are joined this time by Keyboard player Martin Orford ,who was a major part of the band during their ‘More than meets the eye’ and ‘ Across the Water’ albums.
The Citadel Arts Centre, Waterloo Street, St Helens
Fri 4 May

More details - Danny Bryant
The UK’s ‘National Blues Treasure’ (Planet Rock Radio), is coming to the Citadel to launch his highly anticipated new studio Album, ‘Revelation’. With support from Canada’s own Steve Hill. This will be a special night of Blues and Rock not to be missed. Visit for more info.
The Citadel Arts Centre, Waterloo Street, St Helens
Sat 12 May

More details - The Prince Experience
In 2016, we lost Prince, one of the most prolific and controversial musical icons of all time. It seemed that there was nothing this man couldn’t do, and because there was only one PRINCE, there is only one Prince tribute band, The Prince Experience.
The Citadel Arts Centre, Waterloo Street, St Helens
Fri 18 May

More details - St Peter's Players (drama group)
St Peter’s players (SPP) are an amateur acting school and drama group based in Hale, Cheshire. We would like to invite all budding writer’s actor’s director’s musician’s singers and artists to come and join us.
St Peters House, 233 Ashley Rd, Hale, Altrincham
Thu 3 May

More details - Shouldn’t Throw Stones – The View of a Night Watchman: A Photography Exhibition By Kevin Casey
The view of a Night Watchman, is the culmination of a two-year project undertaken by artist Kevin Casey.
Alexander Business Park (Tower Reception) Prescot Rd St. Helens
Fri 4 May to Sun 6 May, Sat 12 May, Sun 13 May, Sat 19 May, Sun 20 May, Sat 26 May, Sun 27 May, Sat 2 Jun, Sun 3 Jun

More details - Afternoon Tea & River Cruise - 13 May
This year, Anderton Boat Lift will be hosting an exclusive afternoon tea experience day on Sunday 13th May.
Anderton Boat Lift, Lift Lane, Anderton, Northwich, Cheshire
Sun 13 May

More details - Manfords Comedy Club
Northwich Memorial Court Theatre 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 touring circuit and television.
Northwich Memorial Court Theatre Chester Way, Northwich
Fri 4 May

More details - Manford's Comedy Club
Fancy something a bit different to your usual night out? Jason Manford had the exact same thought, and created Manford’s Comedy Club which sees some of the country’s best comedians come together to perform the funniest stand-up comedy live.
Northwich Memorial Court, Chester Way, Northwich
Fri 4 May

More details - The Chicago Blues Brothers
This award-winning spectacular is Europe’s biggest and best-loved production of the Blues Brothers. The show is a high-octane, adrenaline-pumping musical mash-up that presents the best material from the original Blues Brothers movies and is jam-packed full of songs by legends such as Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Otis...
Northwich Memorial Court, Chester Way, Northwich
Fri 11 May

More details - La Boheme - Heritage Opera
Northwest England’s professional touring opera company, Heritage Opera are bringing a very unique experience to Northwich Memorial Court this May. Puccini’s best-loved opera, La Bohème tells the story of the lives of four struggling artists living in 19th Century Paris.
Northwich Memorial Court, Chester Way, Northwich
Sat 12 May

More details - Farmer's Market & Craft Fayre
Farmer’s Market & Craft Fayre at Wigan & Leigh Hospice, Hindley, Wigan. WN2 3HZ Sunday 29th April 2018, From 9am - until 3pm. There will be over 40 stalls selling a selection of food, drink and crafts.
Wigan & Leigh Hospice, Kildare Street, Hindley, Wigan.
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Frodsham Music and Arts Club Voices of Springtime - Hawarden Singers directed by Malcolm Williams
Hawarden Singers have a wealth of experience and a wide repertoire, this choir enjoys an enviable reputation, having sung and competed both here in the UK as well as abroad.
Frodsham Community Centre Fluin Lane Frodsham Cheshire
Fri 18 May

More details - International Circle Dance
Regular drop-in session. Usually second Friday of the month. Beginners welcome. Learn at your own pace. No partner required. Emphasis is on participation, not performance. Dances range from some which are simple and meditative to those which are a little more complex and challenging.
Timperley Village Club, 268, Stockport Road, Timperley
Fri 11 May, Fri 8 Jun

More details - ComedySportz 4 Tots
The team from ComedySportz have a brand new show for even younger audiences with plenty of BIG laughs for little kids. With fully improvised songs, stories and sketches this show has plenty of interactivity to get kids joining in. Kids suggestions inspire silly games and adventures with players from ComedySportz.
Waterside Arts Centre, 1 Waterside Plaza, Sale
Sat 28 Apr, Sat 26 May

More details - ComedySportz Manchester
Join ComedySportz as they celebrate 16 years of all ages, all action, all improvised competitive comedy!
Waterside 1 Waterside Plaza Sale
Sat 28 Apr

More details - ComedySportz
ComedySportz is the fast-paced family friendly competitive comedy show where you decide the winners! Two teams compete for your laughs with fully improvised gags, games, sketches and songs. There’s a referee on hand to keep it clean, keep it fair and field your suggestions.
Waterside Arts Centre, 1 Waterside Plaza, Sale
Sat 28 Apr, Sat 26 May

More details - Sarah & Duck's Big Top Birthday
The enchanting world of Sarah and Duck is brought to life in a brand-new stage show, featuring the wonderful characters from the BAFTA award-winning CBeebies show.
Waterside 1 Waterside Plaza Sale
Thu 3 May

More details - MARVELus: All the Marvel Movies.  Kind of.
Direct from a sell-out, award nominated tour of Australia and New Zealand, the world’s premier nerd-culture comedy double-act, The Just Us League (comedians Gary Tro and Javier Jarquin), return to the UK with their smash hit show MARVELus: All the MARVEL Movies Kind Of.
Waterside, 1 Waterside Plaza, Sale, Trafford
Fri 11 May and Sat 12 May

More details - Come and Sing Mozart's Requiem
Frodsham & District Choral Society warmly invite you to join us to sing Mozart’s Requiem. We will be using the Novello vocal score edited by Best (NOV070224) Many of you will be experienced singers who are just savouring the opportunity to sing this work again, because it is so rewarding to perform.
Frodsham Methodist Church, Kingsley Road
Sat 12 May

More details - Churches Together Men's Breakfast at the Jolly Carter, Winton
Three times a year there is the chance for men only to get together to enjoy breakfast together in the pub on a Saturday Morning and listen to an interesting speaker. This time the guest speaker is Rev Gareth Thomas from St James’ Hope/St John’s Pendlebury.
The Jolly Carter, 118 Worsley Road, Winton, Eccles
Sat 19 May

More details - 64 Carr Wood - Open Garden for NGS
Two-thirds acre landscaped, S-facing garden overlooking Bollin Valley laid out in 1959 by Clibrans of Altrincham and recently restored. Gently sloping lawn, woodland walk, seating areas and terrace, extensive mixed shrub and plant borders. Partial wheelchair access and ample parking on Carr Wood.
64 Carr Wood, Altrincham
Sat 12 May

Association of Animal Artists Annual Spring Exhibition More details - Association of Animal Artists Annual Spring Exhibition
Once again the Association of Animal Artists is holding its annual Spring Exhibition at Castle Park Arts Centre. This exhibition promises visitors the opportunity to view world class animal art, in the comfortable surroundings of Castle Park.
Castle Park Arts Centre, off Fountain Lane, Frodsham, Cheshire
Today to Sun 13 May
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More details - Antique & Bargain Hunting at Lady Heyes Craft and Antiques Centre
Four separate Antique emporiums each with numerous dealers. Lots to see Tea shop on site Camping and Caravaning Plenty of parking Search Lady Heyes Crafts and Antiques Centre
3 Kingsley Rd Frodsham
Today to Sun 17 Jun

More details - Musical Memories
Dancing 4 Fun is proud to present it’s annual dance show, with two performances, one at 11.30am and one at 5.30pm. Our children range from 2 years up to 21 years of age, and we pride ourselves in including everyone in our shows.
The Grange Theatre, Bradburns Lane, Hartford
Sun 13 May

More details - Ladies Evening Hosted By Adele From Bag Heaven, Monton
Step into Spring with a new handbag or accessories! Please join us for a Ladies Evening hosted by Adele from Bag Heaven, Monton on Friday evening, 18th May 2018 from 7:30pm onwards in the Community Room at St Paul’s Church, Egerton Road, Monton. Raffle for a handbag donated by Adele.
St Paul’s Church Egerton Road Off Monton Green/Rocky Lane Monton Eccles Manchester
Fri 18 May

More details - AKA Noel Gallagher
Noel Gallagher is the writer and powerhouse behind Oasis and the global hits that defined UK music from the mid 90’s onwards. Since the band split he has continued to pen anthemic records and retained the stratospheric respect across the music industry as an incredible solo artist and an icon of a generation.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan

More details - MERRY HELL - Electric Saturday
Merry Hell are back at The Old Courts and have a brand new album to launch to you faithful followers and new recruits alike. The Folk-Rockers are the pride of Wigan and fly the flag for outstanding, relatable folk music.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan
Sat 28 Apr