What’s on – weekend 30th & 31st March


Daffodil Walk at The Whitegate Daffodil Farm

It’s Mother’s Day weekend and there is lots happening, including a daffodil and fairy walk, Narnia Experience and the new Dumbo film at the Curzon!

In case you still haven’t bought a gift yet, click here to view our guide to Mother’s Day gifts from local businesses.

Please check details with the venue before you go.

The Narnia Experience

Altrincham Baptist Church
Tues 26th – Sun 31st Mar various times

The magical land of Narnia is coming to Altrincham! Mr Tumnus, Mrs Beaver, The Professor and the White Witch are among the famous characters that people will encounter if they dare to step through the wardrobe at Altrincham Baptist Church. The huge undertaking involves many volunteers and actors, and the church building is being transformed to take visitors on a journey through the land of Narnia in a large-scale, immersive and interactive trail. The experience is not a show but there will be actors in a guided tour. Recommended for ages 7+. Tickets £5 for adults and £3 for children. Click here to book.

Dumbo at the Curzon

Curzon, Knutsford
Sat 30th & Sun 31st various times

Disney’s live action remake of Dumbo is showing at the Curzon at various times over the weekend  Click for more details  

Daffodil Walk

The Whitegate Daffodil Farm, Northwich
Weds 27th Mar – Sun 7th April 10am – 4pm

If you love daffodils, fairies, beautiful countryside, and a lovely day out, then come along to The Whitegate Daffodil Farm Open days. You can enjoy a self guided walk at your own pace (following a map and information points) or join a guided tour daily at 10.30am (booking required). For the little ones follow the ‘Foxwist Fairy Trail’ and see the Magic Oak & Fairy Village. Entry £2 adults, £1 children (or £5 for guided tour) Event in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Click for more details

Mother’s Day Service

St John’s Church, Knutsord
Sun 31st March 10:15 am

Join us on Mother’s Day for our family friendly service at St John’s. All mothers will receive some flowers! Click to view our website

Mother’s Day Lunch at Cottons

Cottons Hotel & Spa, Knutsford
Sun 31st Mar 12:30 – 3pm

**Spaces still available** Treat Mum this Mother’s Day to a delicious seasonal three course lunch at Cottons. £27.95 per person plus a special gift for every mum!! To book please call the restaurant team on 01565 650333.

Mother’s Day Craft & Cake making

St Cross Church, Knutsord
Sat 30th Mar 9:45 – 11:15am

Join us at St Cross for children’s crafts and Simnel cake making in preparation for Mother’s Day. Click to view our website

Mother’s Day at Dunham

Dunham Massey
Sun 31st March

This Mother’s Day weekend, pop into the house for the Nature’s Champions exhibition, or join in with the Percy the Park Keeper trail in the garden. We’ll also have catering from some of Dunham’s farm tenants including: delicious hand pressed Aberdeen Angus Beef Burgers and Proper Pork Hotdogs from the Little Heath Farm Shop on the terrace, delicious stone-baked pizzas from Red House Farm in the North Park, and drinks including cider, wine and spirits from Hewitts on the terrace. Or why not treat mum to a special Mother’s Day cream tea with prosecco available in the Stamford Café and Stables Restaurant for £10.95, no booking required. Click for more details

Mums  visit Gauntlet Birds of Prey for free!

Gauntlet Birds of Prey Park, Knutsford
Sun 31st March

Why not bring Mum along for a day out with a difference! Mum enters free of charge with a paying childs admission. We have our informative Vulture conservation talk at 12pm, followed by a flying demonstration at 12:30pm, a meet & greet at 2pm where there is the chance to meet some of Gauntlets residents up close, and the day is finished with another different flying demonstration at 3pm. Click for more details

Mums go on Safari Free!

Knowsley Safari Park
Sat 30th – Sun 31st March

It’s Mothering Sunday soon and although we appreciate our mums every single day, the weekend of Sunday 31st is the time to really show it. To show our love, we’re inviting mums everywhere to come on safari for FREE for both Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st March. With a paying child, mums get a free ticket for a day of fun, excitement and adventure! Click for more details

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt – One Springy Day

Dunham Massey
30th March – 28th April

Join Percy the Park Keeper and his woodland friends on the first of four seasonal activity trails across the year. Based on the new book ‘One Springy Day’ by Nick Butterworth. Complete the trail around the garden to receive a Cadbury chocolate reward (while stocks last). Pick up your tickets and trails from Visitor Reception on the day. £2.50 per trail. Normal admission applies. Click for more details

Mums enter Cotebrook for Free!

Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre
Sun 31st March

All mums have free entry to Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre on their special day, when accompanied by their child. That includes Grandmothers too! (cannot be used with any other offer)  Click for more details

Big Cats made with LEGO® Bricks

Chester Zoo, Chester
13th Feb – 30th April

We’re bringing you an incredible collection of BIG CATS to the zoo, made completely out of LEGO® bricks! You’ll be able to explore the BIG CATS exhibition and discover more about these incredible species, as well as boosting your brick-building skills by having a go at creating your own animal model. Plus there will be plenty of playful cat-themed events and activities for you to get involved in! There are also be ten endangered brick animals hidden around the zoo for you to discover in our LEGO Brick Trail, with a chance for you to WIN your own in our competition! Normal admission applies.  Click for more details.

Fun on the Farm Haybale Photoshoots on Friday 5th April. Suitable for all ages! Just £50 for each 15 minute fun filled photoshoot and you will receive all the edited images in a downloadable link so no buying your pictures afterwards. Taking place at the amazing Seven Sisters Ice cream and we have some spots left available to book please email info@wildchildphotos.co.uk or call 07977 156556.