What’s on – Weekend 3rd & 4th Nov

purple red white and orange fireworks display

It’s Bonfire Night weekend!! There are three local displays to choose from on Friday and Saturday nights, in Knutsford, Chelford and Mere, or check out Blakemere Village’s child friendly display. There’s also still plenty of Halloween activities going on for those who haven’t had their fill! Don’t forget to check our our days out page too and like us on facebook to stay up to date with everything going on for Knutsford families!!

Please make sure to check details with the venue before you go!

Egerton Arms’  Bonfire Night 

Egerton Arms, Chelford –  Fri 2nd Nov 7:30 – 10:30pm

Come and join in with the festivities here at the Egerton Arms with a free Fireworks display. (Local residents welcome to bring there own fireworks to add to the display)
There will be a winter BBQ and some hot chocolate and hot mulled wine available to keep you warm or book a table at our restaurant for other pub fayre. Children welcome. Click for more details

Breakfast with the Unicorn Princess

Plough and Flail, Knutsford –  Sat 3rd Nov 10:30 – 11:30am

Join Blossom the Unicorn Princess for a princess story, make over, songs, dancing & horn making! £5 per child inc. juice and all above. Booking required with payment call us on 01565 873537. Click for more details

The Wolf and Peter

The Lowry, Manchester – Friday 2nd Nov – Sat 3rd Nov

In this energetic new work, David Bolger has taken this timeless story of courage and imagination as inspiration, and here… the story is told through the eyes of a Wolf! Filled with dance and live music, this fun and richly theatrical production will take children and their families on a thrilling adventure to explore and discover contemporary dance and performance at its best. Tickets from £5.75. Click for more details

Knutsford Scouts Bonfire and Firework Display

Booths Park, Chelford Road, Knutsford –  Sat 3rd Nov gates open 6:30pm Fireworks at 7:30pm

Join us for Knutsford Scouts Bonfire and Firework Display, run every year since since 1976! Hot food and drinks available. No private fireworks or sparklers. Advance tickets £6.50, gate ticket £8, under 5’s go free! Click for more details

Mere Bonfire and Firework Display

Mere and Tabley Community Club, Mere, WA16 0PU –  Sat 3rd Nov Gates open 6pm, Fireworks at 7:15pm

This will be a great opportunity for the people of Mere and the surrounding area to meet and have an enjoyable evening! A hog roast will be available and the bar will be open. There will be novelty flashing toys for the children, and a raffle including prizes for adults and children. Parking is on the Club Car Park; there will be parking attendants directing people. Entry £7 at the gate, children under 5 free.  Click for more details

Blakemere’s Bonfire & Fireworks Display

Blakemere Village, Northwich  –  Sat 3rd Nov 5:30pm – late

**NOW SOLD OUT** Book now for a spectacularly unique fireworks display this November, including a child-friendly display! Child-friendly visual light display minus the noise 6.30pm. Bonfire lit 7pm. Amazing Main fireworks display 8.15 pm – this year by Nemisis Firework Display Team. Limited availability – pre-book available. Just £4 pp or £12 per family ticket (max 4). Click for more details

The Makers Market

Knutsford town centre – Sunday 4th Nov 11am – 4pm

An amazing location to showcase, fabulous shops and restaurants and what a great feel and buzz in the town on market day. Even though we say so ourselves, this event is pretty special. One of the largest artisan markets of this type in the UK, with only the very finest food, drink, art and craft. This event you do not want to miss! Click for more details


St John’s Church, Knutsford – Sunday 4th Nov 4pm

A monthly event for young families to find out more about Jesus. You are warmly invited to a new, informal, family friendly afternoon event at St Johns – 4Life. It is running at 4:00pm monthly. The event will have 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

Halloween at Seven Sisters

Seven Sisters Ice Cream Farm, Knutsford – Sat 27th Oct – Sat 3rd Nov (closed Mon and Tues)

Join us for a Spooky Maize Maze with live Boo Crew, apple bobbing, pumpkin carving, treats for the best fancy dress, goulish flavours of icecream and scary cakes and bakes! Last entry to maze 4pm Weds – Sat, 3pm Sunday. Click here for more details

Ghostly Goings-On at Quarry Bank

Quarry Bank Mill, Wilmslow – Sat 27th Oct – Fri 2nd Nov

Join us for a week of Halloween fun. Scare yourself on a spooky tour of the Apprentice House and toast a ghostly marshmallow over a campfire. In the mill you can dress up and ‘snap a spook’ or join in with haunting crafts. Activities will take place at the Apprentice House and within the Learning Space. Free event (admission applies). Click for more details

Brereton Heath LNR Halloween Trail

Brereton Heath Local Nature Reserve, Brereton – Sat 20th Oct – Sun 4th Nov 

Some spooky visitors are visiting the Nature Reserve this half-term! Can you explore the park and find them all? Pick up a map from the visitor centre  (9am -4pm) and get searching around the park. Click for more details

Halloween Safari (and kids go half price!)

Knowsley Safari Park – Sat 20th Oct – Sun 4th Nov

There’s a Halloween buzz on safari this October Half Term! Not only have we got some spooky family activities planned across the school holiday but we’ve also got a fantastic offer. Kids go half price all half term! Click for more details

Halloween Trail and Spooky Tunnel

Biddulph Grange Garden, Biddulph – Sat 27th Oct – Sun 4th Nov 

Follow the clues around the garden and brave our spooky tunnel. £2.50 per child including small prize. Admission fees apply, no need to book. Click for more details

Halloween at Reaseheath Zoo

Reaseheath Zoo, Nantwich – Sat 27th Oct – Sun 4th Nov 

Our Halloween Spooktacular is always a firm favourite with our guests. With spooky Zoo trails, and themed Halloween activities- not to mention that we decorate the Zoo to make it look SUPER SPOOKY; Halloween at the Zoo is not to be missed! Click for more details

Tegg’s Nose Country Park Halloween Trail

Tegg’s Nose Country Park, Macclesfield – Sat 20th Oct – Sun 4th Nov

Some spooky visitors are visiting the park this half-term! Can you explore the park and find them all? Buy a map from the Tegg’s Nose Tea Room for 50p, and get searching around the top of the park. Each map purchased entitles you to 50p discount off one hot drink from Tegg’s Nose Tea Room following completion of the trail. Click for more details

Zombie Pirate Trail

Blakemere Village, Northwich – Sat 20th Oct – Sun 4th Nov

Follow Blakemere’s spooky trail to discover the hidden items left here by the Zombie Pirates many years ago. For Each Activity Trail completed an Activity Prize will be won. Join in the Family Fun by dressing up as a Pirate. £3 per Trail Form. 4-11 Yr Olds. Weekdays 10am – 4pm. Weekends 10.30am – 4pm Click for more details.