What’s on – weekend 12th & 13th January

Tractors Galore

Kenyon Hall’s Tractors Galore session for 4-13 yr olds

Junior Farmers, Pyjama Club and 4Life…there’s lots going on nearby for the family this weekend!! Or why not treat yourselves to dinner out and make the most of some great January dining offers at Knutsford restaurants?!

Please check details with the venue before you go.

Knutsford January Dining Offers

Various restaurants in Knutsford

Several Knutsford restaurants have some great offers in January (up to 50% off!) so why not treat the family or get a babysitter for date night! Click here to see our guide to all the offers.

Mary Poppins Returns at the Curzon

Curzon, Knutsford
Sat 12th Jan

Mary Poppins Returns is showing at various times at the Curzon. Click for more details  

Tractors Galore!

Kenyon Hall Farm, Warrington
12th/13th Jan and 19th/20th Jan

A brand new Junior Farmers session and for any little tractor fanatics may be the most exciting yet! We’ll be getting up-close and personal with an assortment of real working tractors and noisy farm machinery. As usual we’ll be mixing a little education with a lot of fun, and during the 45 minute session we’ll learn all about how the different machines work, see them in action as well as having some cool photo opportunities.  Limited availability, £5.75 per child and must be booked in advance. Best suited to children aged 4 to 13. Click for more details

The Gruffalo’s Child

Tytherington Worship Church
Sat 12th Jan 10:30 – 11:10am

Journey with us to the deep dark wood as The Gruffalo’s Child goes on a little adventure.
Suitable for babies & young children this is a great family event filled with music, interactive storytelling & lots of fun! We encourage fancy dress and bringing your own copy of the book! With lots of space for little ones to wander whilst joining in with the event there’ll also be Gruffalo activities to take part in from our StoryBasket.
Hosted by Open the Door. Places are £5 per child with up to 2 accompanying adults going free. Booking ahead is essential 07553566070. Click for more details

Bing! Live at the Lowry

The Lowry, Salford
12th & 13th Jan

Calling all Bingsters! Bing and his friends are coming to Salford in the first ever Bing stage show!  Join Bing, Sula, Coco and Pando as they find out how to tell stories by pretending, dressing-up and singing songs. Flop and Amma are there to help, but in this magical world of make-believe things don’t always go according to plan. Full of fun, laughter and music, Bing Live! is the perfect first theatre trip for pre-schoolers and their families. Click for more details

Charlie & The Chocolate Factory Pyjama Club

Treehouse, Altrincham
Sat 12 Jan 6:30 – 8:30pm

Every fortnight we run a pyjama club so you can enjoy date night in style! Kids can enjoy 30 minutes of supervised play or activity with our hosts, followed by a 90 minute children’s film. This weekend the film is Charlie & the Chocolate Factory (2005 version with Johnny Depp). Kids get creative and decorate chocolate with anything from edible glitter to sprinkles to popping candy, and then settle down to watch. Parents/Carers can then enjoy a delicious dinner & drinks in our restaurant! Please check our terms and conditions.  £8 per child, ages 4+. Click for more details

Winter Woolies Family Trail

Dunham Massey
Sat 5th Jan – Tues 26th Feb

Oh no! The Finch Family have missed their flight south and are stuck in England during the winter. Can you help them? Keep an eye out for the birds tiny hats, scarves, jumpers and mittens which are lost amongst the trees and bushes as you explore the gardens. Spot some ‘Feathery Facts’ along the way to learn more about birds and their habitats.  Pick up a trail from the garden kiosk. Complete the trail and collect a prize at the end! This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue. Click for more details

Winter Safari £20 per car

Knowsley Safari Park, Knowsley
Until 15th Feb

This winter it’s just £20 per car onto the safari drive and FREE entry to the foot safari! So what does that mean? For just £20, a car full of up to 7 people (seated in a car seat) can come along on safari for an adventure around the safari drive! No car? The foot safari will be free to enter all winter. This is where our Brand New Amur Tiger Trail is situated! Open Weds – Sun and every day in school holidays, except Christmas/Boxing/New Year’s Day. Click for more details


St John’s Church, Knutsford – Sun 13th Jan 4pm

4Life is new, informal, family friendly afternoon event at St Johns, with music, food, children’s activities and a short message about who Jesus is. Whether you have been to church in the past, or have never been, or if you have lots of questions about Jesus (or perhaps you think you have none), you would be very welcome to come along to find out more. Click for more details

Days out inspiration

Check out our days out page for ideas including woodlands, halls and gardens, museums and galleries and indoor and outdoor fun! Click here to see the full list. Please make sure to check seasonal opening times!

Don’t forget to enter our prize draw to win tickets to Tom Kerridge’s Pub in the Park! This family friendly foodie festival returns to Knutsford in June and will feature 2 Michelin star food for a fiver, live music acts, a shopping village and lots to keep the kids entertained!

Tom Kerridge

PITP Music