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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Latest Chester things to do news

Oct 23
City’s largest Trick or Treat trail is launching this Halloween

Organised by CH1ChesterBID, 48 city centre businesses are participating in a free…

Oct 03
Competition winner enjoys family day out at Go Ape Delamere

Back in August, when the days were long and the sun was shining  Kirsty Edgington was…

Sep 27
Storyhouse announce cast for Wizard of Oz

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

Sep 26
England vs USA Under 17’s game at the Swansway in October

On Friday 12th October, Chester FC and the Swansway Chester Stadium are delighted to…

Sep 24
National fitness phenomenon Fitness Space open in Chester

New gym and health studio, Fitness Space has opened on Chester’s Newgate Row…

Sep 11
The Adventures of Wilma: my favourite dog walks in and around Chester

The problem in Chester is not trying to find somewhere to walk your pooch but having…

Sep 07
Tatton’s Farm animals will be wriggling into their Sunday best for Harvest Festival weekend.

This annual festival is a fantastic way to mark the end of summer and celebrate…

Aug 31
The Best 10 Running Spots in Chester

Want to enjoy some of Chester’s stunning historic sights and scenic landscapes whilst…

Aug 21
Festival success as thousands flock to Watergate Street

A special celebration organised by CH1ChesterBID saw city visitors treated to live…

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…

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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.