Key to the City™, Chester.

Chester Events and Festivals

Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre, Chester
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre, Chester (Photo: Not So Big Media)

Events in Chester take place all over the city centre. Most appeal to specialist tastes from literature to theatre, from music to heritage and from film to food.

Chester Major Events

Chester Racecourse
Chester Racecourse

Festivals, sports and shows

There are many small festivals and events in Chester during the year including the Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre, the Midsummer Watch Parade and the popular Chester Christmas Markets.

Chester Main Venues

Storyhouse, Chester
Storyhouse, Chester

Entertainment Venues

We've included here a list of the main entertainment venues in Chester which host regular events. You can expand this to include all entertainment venues in the city.