what to do & what's on in Crewe

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christmas-at-crewe-markets-logo-01-01Yule be surprised…

…at what’s on offer at Crewe Market this Christmas.

Shop for gifts, order your turkey and take a break at the cafe. Get cracking on your Christmas shopping and have a chance to win daily prizes. Join Santa in his grotto and take part in craft activities every Saturday in December. ’Yule’ be sure to love everything on offer at Crewe Market this Christmas.

 

What’s on in Crewe? 
What’s on in Crewe this weekend? 2nd-4th December
Christmas in Crewe 
Where’s Santa in Crewe? 2016 Guide
Crewe Rotary Club Santa Float Dates 2016
We do our best to keep all information up to date but please check details with the provider before travelling.
If you’d like us to add your details to our website please email caroline@crewelife.net
 

Upcoming Events...

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 12:00 AM

Space for Cycling Roadshow Registration Cycling UK are excited to host the Space for Cycling roadshow in conjunction with local campaign groups. We will be hitting 10 cities across the UK throughout the winter of 2016/17. Please register your interest here 3rd December 2016 Crewe YMCA, 189 Gresty Rd, Crewe CW2 6EL

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Crewe Craft Market – Please come along and support lots of local businesses who will have lots of unique handcrafted items on offer. The mraket will run on the first Saturday of each month on Victoria Street and Queensway 10am-3pm. 3rd December 2016

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Santa at Tesco Extra Crewe Santa’s coming to Tesco Extra, Crewe. Come visit Santa and his elves on Sat 3rd, Sun 4th, Sat 10th, Sun 11th, Sat 17th, Sun 18th, Thu 22nd, Fri 23rd December 10am-2pm. Christmas present with every visit. All proceeds go to Diabetes UK.

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Santa’s Breakfast Club Crewe Lyceum Theatre SATURDAY 3, SUNDAY 4 AND FRIDAY 9 DECEMBER. BREAKFAST SERVED 10 AM & 11 AM Santa Claus is coming to town! Santa’s Breakfast Club is the perfect festive treat for children (and their grown-ups!). Children can enjoy a full English breakfast while parents have a hot breakfast bap and unlimited […]

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Glitter Baubles and Decorations at Crewe Lifestyle Centre Have a go at some free festive activities at the Crewe Lifestyle Centre. DIY glitter baubles, Christmas tree decorations and colouring competition. Saturday 3rd December 10am-2pm. For more information contact Crewe Lifestyle Centre on 01270 685580 or email crewe.lifestyle@everybody.org.uk Everybody Sport & Recreation in partnership with Crewe […]

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 10:00 AM

FREE Mini Christmas Trees and Handprint Canvases at Crewe Market Hall This Christmas, Crewe Town Council are hosting FREE children’s activities at Crewe Market Hall every Saturday. On Saturday 3rd December come along decorate your own Christmas tree with tissue paper and sequins, and create a Christmas themed handprint mini canvas. It’s all FREE! Saturday 3rd December 10am-12midday Crewe Indoor Market Hall, Earle Street, […]

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 11:00 AM

Santa’s Grotto at Crewe Market Visit Santa in his Grotto at Crewe Market this Christmas .The Grotto includes artwork designed by South Cheshire College art students. Saturday 3rd December 11am-3pm Saturday 10th December 11am-3pm Saturday 17th December 11am-3pm Saturday 24th December 10am-2pm  

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 12:00 PM

Shine with Crisis at Christmas – Relax, rejuvenate, celebrate. Stalls, food, relaxation treatments, entertainment, Santa, raffle, tombola December 3rd 2016, 12 midday – 4pm, £5 adults, £3 kids Ministry of Yoga, Walthall Street, Crewe Visit the Facebook page

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 01:00 PM

Christmas Fair and Funday at West Street Christian Fellowship – Bouncy castle, face painting, stalls, gifts, games, crafts, cakes, activities, refreshments. 3rd December 1-4pm Visit the Facebook page  

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 06:30 PM

The Wingate Centre Charity Bingo at St Barnabas Church Hall On West Street – The Wingate Special Children’s Trust, based at the Wingate Centre, offers specialist residential accommodation and recreational activities for children with special needs. Everyone Welcome the more we raise the better. Saturday 3rd December 2016. Doors open at 5:30pm eyes down at 6:30pm […]

Saturday 3rd Dec 2016 07:30 PM

Night of Miracles at Union Street Baptist Church Union Street Baptist Church Augmented Choir prersent Night of Miracles by John W. Peterson at Union Street Baptist Church, Crewe on Saturday 3rd December 2016 at 7.30pm Visit Union Street Baptist Church’s website

Sunday 4th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Festive Family Fun at Queens Park 2 lap 5k or 1 lap 2.5k run. This event is bookable at www.eventbrite.co.uk £10 per entrant. Fun warm up by Emma Wilkinson from Clubbercise. Medal and a mince pie at the finish line. Also Family Snowman Stroll – For £5 a family of 4 can enjoy a walk […]

Sunday 4th Dec 2016 10:30 AM

Vintage, Retro & Collectors Fair Crewe. Held on the First Sunday of every month. 10.30am – 3pm on Market Square, Crewe. Dates for the run up to Christmas are Sunday 2nd October, Sunday 6th November and Sunday 4th December. We are open to the public from 10.30am – 3pm and Sunday 4th December we will be having Christmas Music […]

Monday 5th Dec 2016 04:00 PM

Meet the Principal and Tour the UTC A great opportunity to meet the Crewe Engineering and Design UTC principal, Dave Terry, and take a tour around our fantastic new facility. If you would like to attend this event, please email enquiries@creweutc.org.uk and confirm how many people will be attending and the time of arrival. If […]

Monday 5th Dec 2016 05:30 PM

South Cheshire College Open Event – We are holding our Open Event to welcome prospective students and their parents/guardians to meet our friendly staff and look at the campus’ outstanding facilities. We look forward to seeing you then! Monday 5th December 5.30-8.30pm

Tuesday 6th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

The Good News Event presenting 20 new community focused public health projects. A free walk through event introducing 20 projects chosen by Crewe residents to improve public health as a result of the recent Crewe You Decide PB event. Tuesday 6th December at Eagle Bridge Medical Centre 10am-2pm  

Tuesday 6th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Money Matters Are you worried about money? Come along on Tuesday 9th November and Tuesday 6th December 10am-12noon. Advice on how to manage your money and debts. How to survive Christmas. Money saving tips and ideas. Visit from Tim Oakley from CAP (Christians Against Poverty Charity). Jubilee House, St Pauls Street, Crewe CW1 2QA Book […]

Tuesday 6th Dec 2016 10:30 AM

MUMshine at What’s Happening on North Street? We offer mothers of all ages a series of fun activities to create, explore and discover their creative side. Whether you are new to creative activities or not. Relax and create your own piece and a chance to create pieces for a local motherhood exhibition. Hosted by Motherwell […]

Tuesday 6th Dec 2016 04:00 PM

LEGO club More fun with models on Tuesday 6th December at our free session at 4.00-5.00pm – first Tuesday of the month. Open to school age library members, accompanied by an adult. Free

Wednesday 7th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Crewe Community Network Welcome to a new social drop in to improve the health of our communities. At Crewe Lifestyle Centre, for all active groups, organisations, and businesses across Crewe who want to develop activities and services to make their ideas a valuable reality, connect to new partners, and stay ahead of the funding game…together […]

Wednesday 7th Dec 2016 12:00 AM

The Women and Girls of Crewe, the North of England and Beyond 1830 to 2016. Conference with evening film and wine reception. Manchester Metropolitan University, Crewe, Cheshire Wednesday 7th December 2016. Registration is necessary for all delegates – register here

Friday 9th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Santa’s Breakfast Club Crewe Lyceum Theatre SATURDAY 3, SUNDAY 4 AND FRIDAY 9 DECEMBER. BREAKFAST SERVED 10 AM & 11 AM Santa Claus is coming to town! Santa’s Breakfast Club is the perfect festive treat for children (and their grown-ups!). Children can enjoy a full English breakfast while parents have a hot breakfast bap and unlimited […]

Friday 9th Dec 2016 07:00 PM

Christmas Carol Concert – Come and enjoy a festive concert of Christmas carols in aid of the NSPCC. With performances from pupils of Mablins Lane Community Primary School and Sir William Stanier School. Tickets £5 per adult and free for accompanied children under 16. St Michaels Church, 198 Ford Lane, Coppenhall, Crewe CW1 3TN Friday […]

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 09:00 AM

Craft Stalls at Crewe Market Craft stalls will be selling handmade and personalised gifts and food this Christmas alongside the regular traders. Craft stalls will be open 9am-3pm and regular stalls 9am-4pm. The craft stalls include handmade children’s clothing, homemade candles, handmade bags, personalised bibs, vest and babygrows, home baked cakes, handmade Christmas decorations and book folding crafts. Saturday […]

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

FREE Paint and Glaze a Bauble at Crewe Market Hall This Christmas Crewe Town Council are hosting FREE children’s activities at Crewe Market Hall every Saturday. On Saturday 10th December come along and paint and glaze a pottery bauble with Little Potters! You can choose from a bauble, penguin, robin, heart or star and it’s all FREE! Places […]

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Gingerbread Decorating at Crewe Lifestyle Centre Have a go at some free festive activities at the Crewe Lifestyle Centre. Festive Biscuit and Gingerbread Decorating, and colouring competition. Saturday 10th December 10am-2pm. For more information contact Crewe Lifestyle Centre on 01270 685580 or email crewe.lifestyle@everybody.org.uk Everybody Sport & Recreation in partnership with Crewe Town Council

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Santa at Tesco Extra Crewe Santa’s coming to Tesco Extra, Crewe. Come visit Santa and his elves on Sat 3rd, Sun 4th, Sat 10th, Sun 11th, Sat 17th, Sun 18th, Thu 22nd, Fri 23rd December 10am-2pm. Christmas present with every visit. All proceeds go to Diabetes UK.

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Crewe Heritage Christmas Open Weekend Christmas Opening For Two Weekends Only!! All our attractions will be open except for our Exhibition Hall which is being prepared for the 2017 Season. 10th & 11th December and 17th & 18th December 10am – 3:30pm. Prices; Adult £3, Children/Concessions £2, Family £7 (2 Adults and up to 3 Children) Crewe Heritage Centre Vernon Way, CW1 2DB […]

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Christmas Music with the Cooperative Funeralcare Band North West The Cooperative Funeralcare Band North West will be playing Christmas music at Victoria Street, Crewe on Saturday 10th December 10:00am – 1:00pm and Friday 23rd December 6:00pm – 8:30pm

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 11:00 AM

Creative Crewe invite you to a Christmas Cracker on Saturday 10th December 11am-3pm in Crewe town centre. Entertainment from St Marys Peace Choir and X Academy. Musical theatre performances. Roundabout and land train rides. Crafts to buy or make your own and take it away. http://www.creativecrewe.co.uk/ 07963 120808  

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 11:00 AM

Santa’s Grotto at Crewe Market Visit Santa in his Grotto at Crewe Market this Christmas .The Grotto includes artwork designed by South Cheshire College art students. Saturday 3rd December 11am-3pm Saturday 10th December 11am-3pm Saturday 17th December 11am-3pm Saturday 24th December 10am-2pm

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 12:00 PM

Elf Yourself Fun Day at The Market Shopping Centre, Crewe – Saturday 10th December Crewe families are invited to a Christmas ‘Elf Yourself’ fun day at The Market Shopping Centre, Crewe on Saturday 10th December. Children can take part in an elfin craft workshop to make elf hats and ears and then get their faces […]

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 02:00 PM

Reindeers Arrival at Rookery Wood Farm Bring your little ones to meet Santas Reindeer at the Rookery Wood Farm! The children will get an opportunity to meet and pet the reindeer accompanied by Santas elves. Tickets are £5.95 per child and include a present from Santa. Call 07954 235834 to book your tickets 10th December […]

Saturday 10th Dec 2016 02:00 PM

Aladdin at Crewe Lyceum Theatre Saturday 10 December 2016 – Saturday 31 December 2016 The 2016 Crewe Lyceum pantomime is a magical adventure: Aladdin, starring Cannon & Ball and Sid Sloane (CBeebies’ Sid’s Show). Make tickets to Aladdin one of your three wishes in a magical pantomime adventure full of spectacular comedy, sparkling music, fantastic […]

Sunday 11th Dec 2016 08:00 AM

Breakfast with Santa at The Four Eagles We are extremely happy to announce our Breakfast with Santa dates for this year will be Sunday 11th and Sunday 18th December, its £5 per child, which includes breakfast and a gift from Santa The Four Eagles,  98 Dunwoody Way, Crewe Visit the Facebook page

Sunday 11th Dec 2016 04:00 PM

Christmas Sing Along at Crewe Lifestyle Centre Have a go at some free festive activities at the Crewe Lifestyle Centre. Christmas sing along with the Mayor of Crewe, TheFunkyChoir.com, Santa, mince pies and mulled wine. Sunday 11th December from 4pm. For more information contact Crewe Lifestyle Centre on 01270 685580 or email crewe.lifestyle@everybody.org.uk Everybody Sport & […]

Sunday 11th Dec 2016 06:00 PM

Carols at the Alex Come and join us as we ‘Sing Christmas’. Featuring Wistaston Academy Church Lane choir. Refreshments provided, everyone welcome Carlsberg Suite Sunday 11th December at 6pm  

Tuesday 13th Dec 2016 02:00 PM

Beat Meeting with your neighbourhood officers A police drop-in surgery will be held on Tuesday 13th December 2-3.30pm at What’s Happening On North Street? Crewe  

Wednesday 14th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Cancer Awareness Training by Action on Cancer at Crewe Fire Station, Crewe Road, Crewe CW1 6DS 14th December 10am-12pm To book a place contact 07769 361587 or 07880 02607 AoCCheshire@gmail.com    

Thursday 15th Dec 2016 05:30 PM

UTC Student Workshop Are you thinking about joining Crewe Engineering and Design UTC in 2017/18? Come to our student workshop to get a taster of what it is like to attend our UTC! December 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Crewe Engineering and Design UTC, West Street, Crewe CW1 2PZ Visit the website

Saturday 17th Dec 2016 08:00 AM

Breakfast with Santa at Rookery Wood Farm Bring your little ones to enjoy breakfast with Santa before the big day! A great chance for them to show if they should be on the naughty or nice list this year! Tickets are £5.95 per child including breakfast and a gift from Santa. Adult breakfast buffet also […]

Saturday 17th Dec 2016 09:00 AM

Craft Stalls at Crewe Market Craft stalls will be selling handmade and personalised gifts and food this Christmas alongside the regular traders. Craft stalls will be open 9am-3pm and regular stalls 9am-4pm. The craft stalls include handmade children’s clothing, homemade candles, handmade bags, personalised bibs, vest and babygrows, home baked cakes, handmade Christmas decorations and book folding crafts. Saturday […]

Saturday 17th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Christmas Music with The Co-operative Wind Bands The Co-operative Wind Bands are going to be in Victoria Square, Crewe on Saturday 17th December from 10am to 1pm playing Christmas music.

Saturday 17th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Meet Santa and Mask Making at Crewe Lifestyle Centre Have a go at some free festive activities at the Crewe Lifestyle Centre. Mask making, colouring competition and meet with Santa for a photo opportunity. Saturday 17th December 10am-2pm. For more information contact Crewe Lifestyle Centre on 01270 685580 or email crewe.lifestyle@everybody.org.uk Everybody Sport & Recreation in partnership with […]

Saturday 17th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Santa at Tesco Extra Crewe Santa’s coming to Tesco Extra, Crewe. Come visit Santa and his elves on Sat 3rd, Sun 4th, Sat 10th, Sun 11th, Sat 17th, Sun 18th, Thu 22nd, Fri 23rd December 10am-2pm. Christmas present with every visit. All proceeds go to Diabetes UK.

Saturday 17th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Crewe Heritage Christmas Open Weekend Christmas Opening For Two Weekends Only!! All our attractions will be open except for our Exhibition Hall which is being prepared for the 2017 Season. 10th & 11th December and 17th & 18th December 10am – 3:30pm. Prices; Adult £3, Children/Concessions £2, Family £7 (2 Adults and up to 3 Children) Crewe Heritage Centre Vernon Way, CW1 2DB […]

Saturday 17th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

FREE ‘Stained Glass’ Decoration Making at Crewe Market Hall This Christmas Crewe Town Council are hosting FREE children’s activities at Crewe Market Hall every Saturday. On Saturday 17th December get in the festive spirit and have some crafty family fun making your own ‘stained glass’ Christmas decorations. It’s a perfect opportunity to make something with your little ones, they […]

Saturday 17th Dec 2016 11:00 AM

Santa’s Grotto at Crewe Market Visit Santa in his Grotto at Crewe Market this Christmas .The Grotto includes artwork designed by South Cheshire College art students. Saturday 3rd December 11am-3pm Saturday 10th December 11am-3pm Saturday 17th December 11am-3pm Saturday 24th December 10am-2pm

Saturday 17th Dec 2016 02:00 PM

Christmas Fair and Carols at Bethany Centre, Lime Tree Avenue, Coppenhall, Crewe CW1 4HZ Saturday 17th December 2-5pm with stalls and refreshments. Santa’s Grotto £1 per child

Sunday 18th Dec 2016 08:00 AM

Breakfast with Santa at The Four Eagles We are extremely happy to announce our Breakfast with Santa dates for this year will be Sunday 11th and Sunday 18th December, its £5 per child, which includes breakfast and a gift from Santa The Four Eagles,  98 Dunwoody Way, Crewe Visit the Facebook page

Sunday 18th Dec 2016 07:30 PM

Crewe Christmas Carol Concert with Crewe Male Voice Choir and Crewe Brass plus special guests Kevin Whitfield and Middlewich High School Choir. Concert in aid of Hope House. If you’ve got one – wear your Christmas jumper. Licenced bar and free car parking on site. Sunday 18th December 2016 7.30pm at the Student Zone, Cheshire Campus, […]

Monday 19th Dec 2016 09:00 AM

Craft Stalls at Crewe Market Craft stalls will be selling handmade and personalised gifts and food this Christmas alongside the regular traders. Craft stalls will be open 9am-3pm and regular stalls 9am-4pm. The craft stalls include handmade children’s clothing, homemade candles, handmade bags, personalised bibs, vest and babygrows, home baked cakes, handmade Christmas decorations and book folding crafts. Monday […]

Tuesday 20th Dec 2016 05:30 PM

Creative Writers Group – 5.30-6.45pm – third Tuesday of each month. £2.00 per session, including refreshments. Please contact Angus at the library for further details Crewe Library, Crewe Lifestyle Centre, Moss Square, Crewe CW1 2BB Visit the website

Wednesday 21st Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Crewe Community Network Welcome to a new social drop in to improve the health of our communities. At Crewe Lifestyle Centre, for all active groups, organisations, and businesses across Crewe who want to develop activities and services to make their ideas a valuable reality, connect to new partners, and stay ahead of the funding game…together […]

Thursday 22nd Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Santa at Tesco Extra Crewe Santa’s coming to Tesco Extra, Crewe. Come visit Santa and his elves on Sat 3rd, Sun 4th, Sat 10th, Sun 11th, Sat 17th, Sun 18th, Thu 22nd, Fri 23rd December 10am-2pm. Christmas present with every visit. All proceeds go to Diabetes UK.

Friday 23rd Dec 2016 06:00 PM

Christmas Music with the Cooperative Funeralcare Band North West The Cooperative Funeralcare Band North West will be playing Christmas music at Victoria Street, Crewe on Saturday 10th December 10:00am – 1:00pm and Friday 23rd December 6:00pm – 8:30pm

Saturday 24th Dec 2016 08:00 AM

Breakfast with Santa at Rookery Wood Farm Bring your little ones to enjoy breakfast with Santa before the big day! A great chance for them to show if they should be on the naughty or nice list this year! Tickets are £5.95 per child including breakfast and a gift from Santa. Adult breakfast buffet also […]

Saturday 24th Dec 2016 10:00 AM

Santa’s Grotto at Crewe Market Visit Santa in his Grotto at Crewe Market this Christmas .The Grotto includes artwork designed by South Cheshire College art students. Saturday 3rd December 11am-3pm Saturday 10th December 11am-3pm Saturday 17th December 11am-3pm Saturday 24th December 10am-2pm

Saturday 24th Dec 2016 11:00 AM

Christmas Eve Party at Good Time Charlies Good Time Charlies Christmas Eve Party 11am-1.30pm £12 per child includes present, Santa, music, cake, hotdog & chips, face painting Good Time Charlies, Mary Street, Crewe Visit the Facebook page  

Friday 28th Apr 2017 12:00 AM

Berries, Beans & Beer Festival – The drinks festival with a twist Coming to the Crewe Heritage Centre 28th -30th April 2017 bringing together a number of artisan products. With a bars for beer, gin, wine, soda and coffee alongside some great local food options this festival is in a class of its own and is […]

Friday 28th Apr 2017 08:00 PM

Darts Exhibition at The Alexandra Stadium Crewe – Jelle Klaasen “The Cobra” and Mensur Suljovic “The Gentle” £15 adults, £7.50 under 16s. VIP tickets £35 includes early entry, meet and greet, front seating, pie & peas and photo. Platinum tickets £50 includes guaranteed game and VIP ticket. Friday 28th April 2017. Tickets from Crewe Alexandra ticket […]

Saturday 27th May 2017 10:00 AM

Following on from the success of 2016’s first ever Crewe Steampunk Convivial we are looking forward to an even bigger and better festival over the late May Bank Holiday weekend in 2017. All of the performers and entertainers from 2016 clamoured to be invited back, and we have tried very hard to keep as many […]