6 ISSUES FOR £6 Subscribe to Cheshire Life today CLICK HERE

5 musical Christmas events in and around Cheshire

PUBLISHED: 00:00 24 November 2017

The Snowman will be accompanied by a live orchestra.at Chester Cathedral on December 1 and 2 (credit: Tom Bangbala)

The Snowman will be accompanied by a live orchestra.at Chester Cathedral on December 1 and 2 (credit: Tom Bangbala)

Tom Bangbala

Musical events and carols singing for all the family.

1st – 2nd

The Snowman

This iconic Christmas film will be brought to life on a big screen with a live orchestra. Hear some of the UK’s top musicians perform Howard Blake’s beautiful soundtrack, including the classic ‘Walking in the Air’ sung by a local child soloist. There will also be a screening of The Bear and the Piano, an exclusive animated film of the award-winning children’s book by David Litchfield, narrated by Joanna Lumley.

Chester Cathedral

chestercathedral.com

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

10th

Hallé Christmas Family Concert

Gather the family for an afternoon of festive fun with the Halle. The annual family concert is packed with singalongs and surprises, and so popular that even Father Christmas takes time out to attend. There will be plenty to entertain you in the foyers before the concert and don’t forget your sleigh bells so you can join in during the show.

The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

www.bridgewater-hall.co.uk

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

16th

Family Carol Concert

The winning entries from St Mary’s Church 2017 Carol Composition Competition will be performed at this family carol concert. They will also be joined by Nantwich Young Voices to celebrate the Christmas season singing carols old and new.

St. Mary’s Church, Nantwich

www.nantwichchoral.org.uk

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

16th – 17th

Sing-Along with Santa

The whole family will be joined by the Liverpool Philharmonic Children’s Choirs and a full symphony orchestra to sing-a-long to seasonal songs everyone will know. There will also be a few surprises, and children are invited to have a go on a variety of instruments 30 minutes prior to each concert at the ‘Instrument Petting Zoo’.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

www.liverpoolphil.com

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

23rd

Christmas Carols in the Stableyard

Get into the festive sprit as this family-friendly event. Join in singing carols with a live band, as well as enjoying shopping and dining in the Stableyard. The Christmas mansion will also be open.

Tatton Park, Knutsford, 01625 374400

www.tattonpark.org.uk

More from Cheshire Life

Yesterday, 10:30

One lucky reader will win a two night bed and breakfast stay with dinner and a three hour Thermal Journey in The Spa at Low Wood Bay Spa.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:56

Local legend has it that the sun always shines on The Royal Cheshire County Show. And with weather reports improving ever-so-slightly, 2019 looks more likely to fall in line with that tradition. So, wellies in one hand, shades in the other, get ready to celebrate everything we love about rural life in Cheshire with our at-a-glance guide to this year's highlights

Read more
Mon, 00:00

The lucky winner will receive a three night weekend or 4 night mid-week stay for up to four people in one of the 2 bedroomed self-catering cottages between September and November.

Read more
Friday, June 14, 2019

Billed as a show about time, age and the stories we tell ourselves, Davis Upton reviews Ockham's Razor - This Time

Read more
Friday, June 14, 2019

Lazy days in the sunshine are just made for having a picnic with friends and family and here's how to do it the Cheshire way. Dig out your cool bag, shake the dead spiders from your rug and prepare for your first picnics of 2019 with our handy guide

Read more
Friday, June 14, 2019

Maverick chef Gary Usher brings his game-changing dining concept to Manchester

Read more
Manchester Restaurants
Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Foodies Festival returns to Tatton with celebrity line-up

Read more
Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Kelsall's undulating pathways claim a likeness to the Swiss landscape but, says Paul Taylor, it's unmistakeably Cheshire.

Read more
Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Macclesfield is perfectly placed to provide a base for exploring the Peak District, here's a selection of routes from our archive that explore the surrounding area.

Read more
Macclesfield

Altrincham's thriving creative scene makes it the go-to destination for anyone looking to buy a piece of personal art - we visit four of its gallery owners.

Read more
Friday, June 7, 2019

CarFest North returns to Bolesworth Estate from 26th - 28th July.

Read more

Mottram Hall Hotel in Mottram St Andrew was the perfect location for an afternoon of tea, cakes and fizz.

Read more
Thursday, June 6, 2019

There's no choice involved in this energetic reimagining of one of the masterworks from the Manchester School of plays. It's here to make you laugh.

Read more

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory

Subscribe or buy a mag today


Local Business Directory

Property Search

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the Cheshire