Manchester 100 Mile Cycle
Sunday 1 September 2013
A 100 mile cycle route along beautiful lanes through Cheshire, raising funds for the Christie Hospital. more
Tatton Park Events Guide 2013
Race for Life 10k - Tatton Park
Sunday 1 September 2013
Calling ladies of all ages and abilities! You are invited to double your distance and walk, jog or run Tatton Park Race for Life 10k course to raise money for Cancer Research UK's life-saving work.
Walk Ten - Tatton Park
Saturday 7 September 2013
Join hundreds of people for a twilight 10k walk with a celebration to finish. This will be a fun-filled summer evening in support of a fantastic charity. For more information call 01254 855 050
Book Launch / Arts & Craft Event
Saturday 7 September 2013
Venue: The Players Theatre, 59 Church St. Davenham
As part of a free Art's & Craft Day in Davenham, local author Michael R Beddard will launch the second book in his children's book series Tales from Beauty Bank. The story entitled: THE PARCEL is set to have parents and children alike sitting on the edge of their seats with excitement. At 1.30pm the Davenham Players will read extracts from the story which has beautiful illustrations by Cheshire artist/illustrator Rebecca Yoxall. A small but very important Parcel is missing, field mice Rachel, Jack and their Uncle Olivier find it, but will they be able to return it to it's owner in time to save a very important day in the life of Beauty Bank Village? Art's & Crafts 10.00 - 5.00pm Book Launch 1.30pm.
Free Entry - Something fro everyone - Refreshments, Bar.
Cheshire Open Studios
Weekend 7 & 8 September
14 & 15 September 2013
This September, more professional artists from Cheshire will be opening their studios to the public. This event is a unique chance to meet artists,
to discover how and where they produce their work and buy from them directly. cheshireopenstudios.org.uk
Essar Sutton 6 Run
Sunday 15 September 2013 11am
Guilden Sutton, near Chester - westcheshireac.co.uk
Nantwich Food And Drink Festival 2013
Fri 6, Sat 7, Sun 8 September 2013
We had more than 100 exhibitors last year much to the delight of the 40,000 visitors to the festival. The exhibitors were in marquees, food courts and throughout the town. nantwichfoodfestival.co.uk
Chester Races Autumn Festival
Saturday 14 September 2013
Another great day out at the Roodee, the perfect opportunitiy to enjoy the Autumn sunshine with family and friends or to entertain clients.
Chester Races Chester Finale
Saturday 28 September 2013
The final flutter at Chester Races in 2013.
Forget Me Not Walk, Chester
Sunday 15 September 2013
Starting at the beautiful St Mary's Centre, walkers take a gentle amble through this bustling Roman City steeped in history. The 5k, annual walk takes entrants past the River Dee and along the ancient City Walls finishing with tea, cakes and light refreshments back at St Mary's Centre. Come along and help us beat blood cancer!
Starts at 10am St Mary's Centre, St Mary's Hill, Chester CH1 2DW
£7.50 for adults
£5 for children (aged 12 and under)
£20 for a family of four (two adults and two children).
For more information please contact Peter Hobson
Chester Postcard Fair
Saturday 21 September 2013
At the Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Victoria Road CH2 2AU
Open 9.30 - 3.30. If travelling by car look out for 'Northgate Arena' signs!
Northern Postcard Fairs. email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Also see our Postcards of Chester.
Cheshire Food Festival at Arley Hall
Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September 2013
Open from 10.30am to 5pm. There will be Chef Demos, Live music throughout the day, A Cake-Off, Men VS Food Challenges and Vintage and Craft stalls. On the Onionring Stage you'll find Cake-Off tasters deliberating over which cake they prefer, at other times you'll find courageous soles taking on the Men Vs Food challenges! Pop into the hall to watch a topchef cooking on stage. Bring a picnic blanket and sit out for the day enjoying live music and beautiful surroundings. Local bands are playing throughout the festival. This is the perfect recipe for a foodie fun day out for the whole family.
Parking and children under 12 are free, dogs are welcome but must be kept on a lead, they are not allowed inside the producer marquees. Visit the Cheshire Food Festival website to book tickets greatbritishfoodfestival.com
Castle Howard on the Northern Belle
Departs from Chester on 28 September 2013
Home to the Howard family for 300 years, this beautiful stately home in North Yorkshire is one of Britain’s grandest private residences. Enjoy its world-famous collections of paintings, antiquities, furniture and tapestries. Includes: Brunch with Bellini on outward journey. Guided coach transfer to Castle Howard. Admission to Castle Howard. Dinner with Champagne and half a bottle of wine per person on return trip. orient-express.com
Mount Pleasant Gardens Sculpture Exhibition
Throughout September 2013
Mount Pleasant Gardens is holding is Annual Sculpture Exhibition throughout September, we are open 12:00pm to 5:00pm Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
With growing success, the exhibition is drawing artists in from across the UK to show their work. Resident artist Andrew Worthington, whose runs regular sandstone carving workshop at Mount Pleasant Gardens, will be exhibiting his work.
Mount Pleasant Gardens, Yeld Lane, Kelsall, Cheshire CW6 0TB
Music & Art At St Mary’s
- Gordon Giltrap In Concert
Friday 27 September 2013
Venue: St Mary Magdalene Church, Alsager.
In the wake of another successful summer music festival Alsager will, this autumn, see the coming together of two finely-honed artistic talents in a fusion of music and art. For on Friday 27th September St Mary Magdalene’s Church hosts a concert by acoustic guitar maestro Gordon Giltrap together with an exhibition of paintings by Alsager wildlife artist David A Finney. This will be a chance to see and hear the fast-fingered fretwork of guitarist Gordon surrounded by David’s fine, detailed portraits of birds and other wildlife in the welcoming atmosphere of this beautiful church.
Tickets, priced at £12.50 each, are still available from Janet Prosser on
01270 876789 (or email email@example.com) with a percentage going to support the Church.