13 September 2015
A 100 mile cycle route along beautiful lanes through Cheshire, raising funds for the Christie Hospital. Looking to take on our biggest cycling challenge? Why not sign up for the Manchester 100 Bike Ride. This offers both a 100 mile and 100km route from Wythenshawe Park, across the beautiful Cheshire countryside and back again. Sign up at www.christies.org/manchester100
A unique opportunity to see professional artists at work in their studios.
The Cheshire Open Studios OPEN Exhibition & Open Studios event provides a unique opportunity to experience art in Cheshire and meet artists in their own working environment/studios. Discover how and where they produce their work in an informal environment. Gain an insight into painting, sculpture, ceramics, stone carving, jewellery making, pottery, textiles, willow weaving and crafts. cheshireopenstudios.org.uk
2- 4 September 2016
Fantastic free food & drink festival in the heart of historic Nantwich. For one long weekend each September, Nantwich is transformed into a food lovers paradise, with two marquees full of top quality food and drink producers from Cheshire, all around Great Britain, as well as a wide variety of street food stalls. This year there will be later opening hours on Friday, with exciting entertainment and delicious food all evening.
Friday 9 & Saturday 10 September 2016
Saturday 24 September 2016
Celebrating 100 years of Roald Dahl in 2016. Join us for a year packed full of marvellous and wonderful things to do as part of an official year long programme of events for Roald Dahl 100. View events..
Sun 11 September 2016 - Enjoy a late summer evening screening of “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” starring the legendary Gene Wilder. Grab your golden ticket and bring a picnic. Pre-booking essential at www.thelunacinema.com
Sunday 18 September 2016
Guilden Sutton, near Chester
Also see our Postcards of Chester.
Friday 4 - Sunday 6 September 2015
A quality antiques and fine art fair with nationally known dealers selling a wide range of items to include town and country furniture, clocks, silver, British, European and Oriental porcelain, antique and vintage jewellery, mirrors, antique and contemporary paintings and bronze sculpture, oriental carpets, antiquarian maps and prints and many decorative items to furnish any home with style. Admission £5 children under 16 free. Free parking. Open 10:30am – 5pm daily. (www.gallowayfairs.co.uk)
Sunday 13 September 2015
Enjoy a day out browsing the specialist plant nurseries selling unusual plants, shrubs, trees and bulbs and gather great ideas for your garden for the following year. The Arley gardner's will be at the fair and will be only to pleased to give advice, guidance and answer any questions you may have about the best type of plants for your garden.
Adult entry is £1.50 which is redeemable against entry to the stunning Arley Gardens, the Tudor Barn restaurant is open for meals or just delicious tea and cake. Open 10 - 4pm, children and parking is free. Dogs very welcome on a lead.
Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 September 2015
Top local and artisan producers, a big serving of stunning hot food, add a dash of real ale and wine bars, kids cookery lessons and lots of children’s activities, top chef demos popular Men v's Food, with lashings of excellent live music and mix together.. you get a fun foodie day out for the whole family. (www.greatbritishfoodfestival.com)
Throughout September 2015
Mount Pleasant Gardens is holding is Annual Sculpture Exhibition throughout September, we are open 12pm to 5pm Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. With growing success, the exhibition is drawing artists in from across the UK to show their work.
Artists can now apply here.
Mount Pleasant Gardens, Yeld Lane, Kelsall, Cheshire CW6 0TB
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