Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet – Christmas in Chester
Cheshire Oaks is the UK’s Largest Designer Outlet with more than 145 stores, cafes and restaurants. Cheshire Oaks caters for all and offers endless entertainment, from adventure play areas for the little ones to up-market designer brands at discounted prices.
Cheshire Oaks also boasts a large selection of restaurants and cafes, to allow you to sit back and relax before more retail therapy.
At Christmas time Cheshire Oaks really comes to life, it is far more than a great place to pick up your Christmas gifts, Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet has a whole host of fantastic festivities over the Christmas season.
Cheshire Oaks is also home to Europe’s largest walk-in Christmas Tree. It will be on show from 9th November until the 1st January.
The enormous Christmas tree stands as tall as 7 buses and with over 100,000 baubles twinkling for all to see and is really something which shouldn’t be missed.
The marvel of the Christmas tree is added to once you step inside where you’ll be able to marvel at the thousands of twinkling lights.
As an extra magical treat Christmas characters roam Cheshire Oaks giving out free candy canes on weekends (from 12th November), something for the young and the young at heart.
From the 24th October until New Year’s Day Cheshire Oaks hosts an après ski themed area with a German bar selling beers and gluhwein, carousel, festive swing grill, hot chocolate, crepes, sweets and more.
The 9th November will see the lighting of the Christmas tree. Entertainment will start from 6pm, with the tree lighting at 7.30pm.
There will be a musical fireworks display at 7.30pm where Santa will switch on the tree lights. Local choirs, including Pop Vox, will be performing.
Late Night Shopping
31st October – 27th November: Weekdays 10am-9pm, Saturday 9am-8pm, Sunday 10am-6pm.
28th November – 23rd December: Weekdays 9am-10pm, Saturday 9am-8pm, Sunday 10am-6pm.
Christmas Week: Christmas Eve (24th December) 9am-5pm, Christmas Day (25th December) closed, Boxing Day (26th December) 8am-7pm, 27th-30th December 9am-9pm, NY Eve (31st December) 9am-5pm, NY Day (1st January) 11am-5pm.
Cheshire Oaks is conveniently located, with lots of parking, but is also easily reached by public transport from Chester.
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