What's on inNorthwich


Welcome to Northwich

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Northwich - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Northwich to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Northwich

25
MAY
Limehouse Lizzy
The Citadel

Renowned for an action‐packed pyrothechnic‐fuelled explosion of a show Limehouse Lizzy continue to keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy alive well and dominating stages worldwide. Attention to…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
MAY
Beer, Bands & Burgers
Anderton Boat Lift

Cask Ales Gin & Prosecco Bar Cider Burgers Local BandsBack by popular demand this years festival is not just for beer lovers... It also welcomes cider fans gin connoisseurs prosecco enthusiasts and pretty much anyone that is prone…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01606 786777
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26
MAY
ComedySportz
Waterside Arts Centre

ComedySportz is an all ages all action all improvised competitive comedy show where two teams battle it out for laughs with quick‐witted gags games sketches and songs inspired by audience suggestions. Theres a referee on hand to keep things moving and ensure…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01619 125616
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26
MAY
ComedySportz 4 Tots
Waterside Arts Centre

ComedySportz are bringing a show packed with silly games and songs for even younger audiences. Highly interactive this friendly non‐competitive version of the show will delight and entertain with madcap improvised games with plenty of physicality stories songs silly noises and big…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01619 125616
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27
MAY
Keepy Uppy (2:30pm Performance)
The Citadel

A silent pitch a still football.Footie strips shin pads shiny boots.A kick of the ball it flies it soars it scores .. GOALOur journey begins with grass stained knees Astro Turf and champions. Keepy Uppy tells an extraordinary tale of love devotion…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
MAY
Keepy Uppy (11:30am Performance)
The Citadel

A silent pitch a still football.Footie strips shin pads shiny boots.A kick of the ball it flies it soars it scores .. GOALOur journey begins with grass stained knees Astro Turf and champions. Keepy Uppy tells an extraordinary tale of love devotion…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
MAY
Sandbach Concert Series May Concert
St Mary's Church Hall

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…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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03
JUN
mum2mum market Altrincham
Altrincham Football Club

SELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.Book a stall at http:www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.html BUY Nearly new baby and childrens clothes used…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07905 906594
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22
JUN
The Northern Franchise Exhibition
Eventcity

A major new report examining business growth in the UK reveals that the North West generated £165bn GVA Gross Value Added in 2016 a figure exceeded only by London and the South East. The research shows further potential for growth in the…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02083 945294
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23
JUN
mum2mum market Manchester Nearly New Sale
Chorlton High School

SELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.Dont know where to start sorting out your baby items sign up for…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07905 906594
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26
JUN
Nuclear Asset Information Monitoring
Park Royal

. In an increasingly competitive energy market the nuclear sector is tasked with reducing asset life‐cycle costs and improving operational efficiency against a backdrop of an ever more complex operational environment and stringent licensing and regulatory requirements. It is mission critical to…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2070 961754
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27
JUN
Sandbach Concert Series June Concert
St Mary's Church Hall

In existence for over 25 years Tubalat has become one of the UKs leading low‐brass ensembles. The groups dynamic performances coupled with unrivalled virtuosity and variety always manages to astound listeners. Includes spotlight concert by local young musicians art exhibition and raffle…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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28
JUN
Spirit of the Horse
Arley Hall and Gardens

For the first time in 10 years Europes greatest equestrian theatre show SPIRIT OF THE HORSE is coming to Arley Hall with a spectacular new production for 2018 RENAISSANCE.Starring more than 20 magnificent horses from six countries in its own stunning…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 055507
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28
JUN
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Waterside Arts Centre

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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01
JUL
Born To Win
St Helens Theatre Royal

After the huge success of Dance is Life in 2017 Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster showcasing a story of love and passion with even more heat even more energy and even more drama than…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 756000
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14
JUL
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Dunham Massey, National Trust

Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the worlds greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears a desperate quest to find her begins. Sherlock Holmes comes face to face…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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15
JUL
Afternoon Tea & River Cruise
Anderton Boat Lift

This year Anderton Boat Lift will be hosting an exclusive afternoon tea experience day on Sunday 15th July.Your experience day will begin at 12 noon with a charming river cruise on board the Edwin Clarke trip boat for your chance to journey…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01606 786777
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22
JUL
Sense and Sensibility
Dunham Massey, National Trust

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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04
AUG
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Dunham Massey, National Trust

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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17
AUG
Just So Festival
Rode Hall

Just So is an annual intimate weekend‐long festival an imaginative outdoor family adventure like no other and the best family festival in the UK. With a love of stories and childhood escapades at its heart Just So Festival enables families to…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Family Events

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23
AUG
Creamfields 2018
Daresbury

Creamfields did it again delivering another world class sell out show which saw 70000 people flock to the Cheshire countryside for what has become the worlds leading electronic music festival. If youre one of the many still suffering from…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01517 071309
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08
SEP
The Smiths Ltd
The Citadel

The Smiths Ltd was formed in Manchester UK the hometown of The Smiths.After an extensive search to find the perfect Morrissey the band played their first gig in Manchester to an audience of avid Smiths fans. The response was spectacular and the…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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13
SEP
Abigail's Party
The Citadel

Doors: 7.00pm Onstage: 7.30pmLet us take you back to a spring evening in April 1977: Abba are number one in the charts Red Rum wins the Grand National for the third time the Queen begins her Silver Jubilee celebrations and 15‐year…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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15
SEP
Truckfest North West 2018
Cheshire Showground

Truckfest is the must see show for enthusiasts families and the road haulage industry. Proud of its heritage in presenting trucks from all over the world Truckfest is Europes Premier trucking event showcasing a huge variety of trucks from giant American rigs…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01775 768661
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22
SEP
Martin Turner ex Wishbone Ash
The Citadel

Martin Turner ex Wishbone AshAutumn Tour 2018Featuring full performance of Wishbone Ash: The First Album 1970.plus moreFresh from sold‐out 2017 shows during which they performed Wishbone Ashs seminal 1972 album Argus in its entirety and following hot on the heels of a…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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06
OCT
Chantel McGregor
The Citadel

A female guitar prodigy at fourteen Chantel was told by major labels that she had a great voice but girls dont play guitar like that Wisely ignoring the comments she enrolled at the Leeds College of Music and became the first student…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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13
OCT
The Zeppelin Experience
The Citadel

Formerly known as Led into Zeppelin.The Zeppelin Experience are one of the UKs leading tribute bands. The four‐piece recreate Led Zeppelins back catalogue note for note in a tremendous and rousing gig which will evoke memories of the real thing.Due to a…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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20
OCT
Mostly Autumn
The Citadel

Hailing from England Mostly Autumn delivers a sound that could be described as rock folk rock or progressive rock. Since forming in 1996 the band has gone through several line up changes. Current band members…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Merry Hell
The Citadel

MERRY HELL is a band founded on the ever evolving Folk tradition music made by the people and shared by the people. Though our hearts and souls are tuned to the songs which came…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
OCT
David Gibb & Brady Rymer - Songs Across the Pond
The Citadel

Both musicians have a talent for writing brilliant engaging and tuneful songs that the whole family can enjoy together. This latest venture showcases some of the best family music that the USA and the UK have to offer.Families will be introduced to…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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Tourist Attractions


Cuckooland

The Cuckooland Museum would like to welcome you to be astonished at the variety, quality and ingenuity associated with the ancient craft of cuckoo clock making. The museums collection is regarded as the most important of its type in Britain, Europe and the rest of the world.The collection…

Tatton Park

A day at Tatton Park has much to offer, its two historic houses, the Mansion and Tudor Old Hall, are set in 1000 acres of beautiful parkland with lakes, tree‐lined avenues and herds of red and fallow deer. Award‐winning gardens, a working farm, speciality shops and a…

Tabley House

Tabley House was designed by John Carr of York for Sir Peter Byrne Leicester, Bt. , and completed in 1769. His son, Sir John Fleming Leicester, Bt. , later 1st Lord de Tabley, was the first great patron and collector of British paintings. He…

Anderton Boat Lift

The Anderton Boat Lift was designed and built by Edwin Clark in 1875, and is the worlds first boat lift, that speeded up the movement of cargoes carrying coal, salt and lay between the Weaver Navigation and the Trent and Mersey Canalthe modern and attractive operations centre houses…

Arley Hall and Gardens

Recently voted amongst the top 50 in Europe and in the top 10 in Britain, the Gardens are a plantsman's paradise and are celebrated for the oldest and finest double herbaceous borders in the country. Praised by international plantsman Roy Lancaster as 'one of the most exciting…

Mouldsworth Motor Museum

A century plus of motoring history and memorabilia, housed in a famous 1930's Art Deco building and situated 6 miles east of Chester, Cheshire. The first replica garage was built to coincide with the Chester Vintage Enthusiasts Club use of the site for driving tests and this…

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