Make The Most of Christmas in Chester
Find all the best Christmassy things to do, see, eat and drink in Chester
Christmas Light Switch On's
Chester and the surrounding areas will still be twinkling with gorgeous festive lights this Christmas
Christmas Markets
Indulge in Christmas shopping, eating and drinking all in one go at Chester's Christmas markets
The Lanterns at Chester Zoo
Experience the magical illuminated journey of Chester Zoo's ever popular festive lanterns
Christmas Shopping in Chester
Make the most of festive and late night shopping to treat yourself and your loved ones this Christmas time

2020 COVID UPDATE - There's a few changes this year to keep us all safe but there's no stopping Christmas in Chester!

We’ve got Christmas in Chester all wrapped up

There’s no better place to visit at this magical time of the year than the beautiful city of Chester. The city always comes alive with the spirit of Christmas and good cheer for all and this year will be no different!

With all the appropriate health and safety measures in place there is a great line up of fantastic Christmas outings, eating, drinking and merriment coming to Chester for Christmas and New Year 2020.

Watch this space and find out all the latest Christmas in Chester updates as they happen on our Guide to Christmas 2020 blog.

Discover all the exciting events and things to do in Chester this Christmas

Latest Christmas in Chester news

Oct 14
Storyhouse Theatre Exempt From Lockdown Restrictions & in The Christmas Spirit

As the country held it’s breath for the latest update, it is now clear that…

Sep 25
The Countdown to Christmas in Chester is on

Christmas as we know it, is not going to happen, but Christmas 2020 is not cancelled…

Sep 17
Storyhouse Brings Cheer to The City With A Christmas Carol!

Contrary to speculation and thanks to the hard work and determination of the wonderful…

Sep 16
The Family Favourite Tour of The Snowman returns to Chester This Christmas

Christmas in Chester wouldn’t be the same without a visit of seasonal favourite…

Aug 21
All day parking in Chester for only £4.50

Parking in Chester is sometimes not the easiest or cheapest, but thanks to the…

Dec 18
Dressed for Christmas Success: Chester’s storefronts are decorated with gingerbread

Businesses across Chester city centre have been decorated with gingerbread as part of…