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Animals & Nature in Chester

Chester Zoo has released exciting new details about its annual Christmas event, The Lanterns

Showcasing much-loved animal illuminations and characters from years gone by, visitors this year will journey through nine unique worlds as part of ‘The Great Christmas Expedition’. In a new underwater world, specially created for the 2019 event, visitors will dodge magical glowing jellyfish and meet a giant octopus. Other worlds

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Brace your elves: Christmas in Chester is coming!

There is no annual Christmas lights switch-on event this year, the lights will be turned on to coincide with the arrival of the Chester Christmas Market and is just one part of an extensive programme of festive activity which includes the arrival of the CheSTAR and appearances from Father Christmas

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Halloween in Chester 2019
Days Out & Activities in Chester

City’s Trick or Treat trail set to return this Halloween

A ‘spooktacular’ programme of family-friendly events are taking place in Chester city centre this October, in celebration of Halloween. For the 3rd year, the CH1ChesterBID Trick or Treat Trail returns, with more than 50 local businesses getting into the spooky spirit. At each of the trail locations, treats will be

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Animals & Nature in Chester

UK’s largest habitat for world’s rarest lions opens at Chester Zoo

A pride of Asiatic lions – the world’s rarest lion species – have taken their first steps into a specially-created new home at Chester Zoo. The zoo’s new conservation area is the UK’s largest habitat for Asiatic lions. The habitat is designed to recreate the environment of the Gir Forest

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