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

Dec 12
Extra December dates for Chester’s Safe Space

The national initiative designed to make the evening and night time economy safer and…

Nov 27
Cestrians urged to support Chester’s small businesses this weekend as part of national campaign

CH1ChesterBID has thrown its support behind Small Business Saturday, which takes place…

Nov 06
Present-ing… Storytelling with Santa!

CH1ChesterBID announces the return of the festive attraction, Storytelling with Santa…

Sep 27
Storyhouse announce cast for Wizard of Oz

We’re very excited to announce the cast for this Christmas’s The Wizard of…