Things To Do in Chester

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There are so many great things to do in Chester

Take your pick from our choice of all the top things to do in Chester below or discover your absolute favourites by clicking ‘Find My Perfect Thing To Do’ to filter by your additional personal preferences. 

Chester and the surrounding areas have some of the top things to do and tourist attractions in the entire country from the big hitters like Chester Zoo, Chester Races and Blue Planet Aquarium to the amazing historic sightseeing and parks and gardens throughout this beautiful city not to mention the incredible shopping, food and drink and events and both indoor and outdoor activities to keep absolutely everybody entertained.

Whether you’re here on a staycation, visiting for the day or you’re lucky enough to live in and around Chester you will definitely find things to do to suit whatever your mood.

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Aug 14
Chester Polo Returns to the Roodee this September for Final Tournament of the Year

Preparation is now well underway ahead of Chester Polo’s final tournament of the year.…

Aug 13
Watergate Street traders unite for special city festival

Organised by CH1ChesterBID, the Watergate Street Festival on Saturday, August 18, will…

Aug 07
New ‘doggy-dip jump’ at the Farm’s fun dog show

The `must go to’ canine event of the year takes place at the Farm, Tatton Park this…

Aug 02
Chester blossoms as city bids for victory in RHS competition

CH1ChesterBID installed purple floral displays throughout the city centre in time for…

Jul 31
‘Summer in the City’ launches in Chester

Two-month programme of summer fun – “Summer in the City’ – led by CH1ChesterBID has…

Jul 10
New Chester Comedy Festival attracts sell-out crowds

Top comedians Paul Sinha, Jo Caulfield and Jeff Green perform to sell-out audiences at…

Jul 09
Local businesses getting competitive for 2 great worthy causes!

Pursglove & Brown’s charity football tournament returns at the end of this month,…

Apr 27
Chester Zoo launch phase two of their Nature Reserve

We were lucky enough to be invited to the grand opening of the second phase of the…

Apr 20
Where to go when the sun is shining in Chester

The sun is finally shining and it’s time to get your fix of vitamin D – here are…

Apr 18
Chester’s Original Cocktail Bar and Bistro

There aren’t many bars out that can say they have been at the top of their game for…

Jan 18
Away racing screenings at 1539 Restaurant & Bar and The White Horse at Chester Racecourse

Named after the year racing first began in Chester, 1539 Restaurant & Bar is…

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If you are looking for something to do during your stay in Chester there are plenty of attractions to suit all ages.