Things to Do With Kids This Weekend in East Cheshire
A selection of the family friendly events, days out and things to do with children in and around Cheshire this weekend-specifically in Macclesfield, Knutsford,Congleton, Sandbach, Wilmslow, Poynton, Alderley Edge and Prestbury.
All of the events listed below are drop in so you don’t need to book! There’s loads more happening, both drop in and book in advance – for full listings see the Events Calendar here.
Orienteering – Free Family Fun at South Park
July 13 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Run by the experts from Manchester & District Orienteering Club, this fun family activity is back again! Registration from 9.30 at the pavilion, until midday. Parkrunners and tennis players, why not tie this in with your Saturday morning activity? We’ll be serving refreshments from the pavilion too.
Park Vale Rd, Macclesfield SK11 8AD
July 14 @ 11:30 am -4:30 pm
Something for all the family, with a bird of prey display, pony rides, a novelty pet dog competition, live bands, market stalls, gifts and plants, a tombola, ferrets on show, children’s attractions, and more. Hot and cold refreshments will also be available, including two BBQs, a beer tent, ice cream, pizzas, fresh coffee and other drinks.
Shrigley Rd N, Poynton, Stockport SK12 1TE
Story Time with Leonie Roberts, Knutsford Library
July 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join Leonie for a reading of My Colourful Chameleon. Enjoy the charming story and stick around for the colourful craft activity! Suitable for children over 2 years.
Toft Rd, Knutsford WA16 0PG
Vintage Family Fun Fair At Brookside Garden Centre
July 13 and 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Take your friends and family on a magical adventure into the glorious past with a day out to Keeling’s Vintage Family Fun Fair. Discover beautifully restored rides dating from the 1930s to the 1960s and traditional fairground games and music from a summer long ago.
London Rd N, Poynton, Hazel Grove, Stockport SK12 1BY
Cheshire Steam Fair
July 13 and 14 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
A full programme of top steam fair attractions including: Steam Engines, Classic Cars, Vintage Tractors, Classic Motorcycles, Fairground Organs, Miniature Steam Engines, Stationary Engines and Vintage Commercials.
The event will also include: Trade Stands, Autojumble, Craft and Fine Food Marquee, Old Time and Modern Funfair, Non-stop Arena Entertainment, Catering & Licensed Bar.