Things To Do with Kids in East Cheshire This Weekend
Here is our weekly pick of family friendly days out, events and things to do with kids in and around Cheshire this weekend – specifically Macclesfield, Alderley Edge, Prestbury, Knutsford, Wilmslow, Poynton, Congleton, Sandbach and surrounding areas.
All of the events listed below are drop in so you don’t need to book! For full listings see the Events Calendar here. For days out inspiration, check out our listings here. Plus, don’t forget the Bollington Festival is happening from 10th – 27th May – check out our selection of the most family friendly events at the Festival here.
Congleton Cricket Club Fun/Open Day
12th May 2019 11am start
Lads and dads cricket match, senior cricket against Congleton Football team. All day BBQ, slide, bouncy castle, facepainting arts and crafts stalls, bar.
Congleton Cricket Club, The Blackmore Group Cricket Ground, Booth St, Congleton CW12 4DG
T: 01260 275601
Funtopia at Northwich
11th-12th May 2019 10am-4pm
Bouncy castles, inflatables, under 5’s area (Soft Play, Ball Pool, Bouncy Castles), interactive play system and much more!
BBQ and sweet stall
Bungee Runs, Sumo Suits, Inflata-bull and Lights Out Tablet for the older kids.
Verdin Park, Castle Street, CW8 1EX
Fairy Tales & Trails Day at Arley Hall
12th May 2019 10am-5pm
To coincide with the release of the new Disney live action movie Aladdin in May, we are inviting children to explore magical trails all across Arley Hall & Gardens.
Follow the genie’s lamp treasure hunt in the gardens, magical story telling in the Hall and a new exciting fairy village.
Birds of prey displays, face painting and swords and armoury.
Arley Hall & Gardens, Arley Hall & Gardens, Northwich, Cheshire CW9 6NA
T: 01565 777 353
Family Treasure Hunt in Marple Memorial Park
11th May 2019 11am-2pm
The Treasure Hunt is aimed at 3 to 10 year olds with parents, grandparents or carers to assist as needed. Hunt for clues and answer questions to reveal the information that will open the Treasure Chest for a share of the prize. The hunt should take around 20 to 30 minutes and you can start at any time between 11am and 2pm.
This is a FREE EVENT.
Marple Memorial Park, Parkfield Ave, Marple, Stockport SK6 6NX
Steam at the Lift – Anderton Boat Lift
11th and 12th May 2019 10.30am-3pm
Steam Festival on site at Anderton Boat Lift!
7 steam-powered traction engines (full sized and miniature); historic narrowboats; the Duke of Normandy tug; steam-powered car!
Anderton Boat Lift, Canal & River Trust, Lift Lane, CW9 6FW Anderton, Cheshire, United Kingdom