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Family Summer Fun

Anderton Boat Lift

15th August 2016 - 19th August 2016
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Back by popular demand, the Anderton Boat Lift will once again be providing a week of free family fun from Monday 15 August – Friday 19 August.

From the fun and knock-about humour of Ian ‘Zippy’ Lee and ‘Squeeky the Clown’ to Chris Topper’s imaginative puppet shows featuring ‘Red Riding Hood and the Little Pigs’ there will be lots to entertain and entrance young children during the week.

Children and adults alike will be transported to Captain Dan Tastic’s Pirate Show and will marvel at comedy magician and ventriloquist, ‘Amazing Stephen’.

All events are free and will take place on a staged area within the grounds. There is no entry charge to the Anderton Boat Lift and no need to book for these events.

Children’s Summer Events at Anderton Boat Lift, comprise:

Monday 15 August 2016

Ian ‘Zippy’ Lee, Clown & Magician 2-3pm (1 hour)

Tuesday 16 August 2016

‘Squeeky the Clown’. 2-3pm (1 hour)

Wednesday 17 August 2016

Chris Topper Puppets 2pm

Two 30 minute performances of ‘Red Riding Hood and the three little pigs’

Thursday 18 August 2016

Captain Dan Tastic’s Pirate Show 2-3pm (1 hour)

Friday 19 August 2016

Magician and Ventriloquist, ‘Amazing Stephen 2-3pm (1 hour)

Young visitors can enjoy playing in the terraced grounds of the Lift as well as using the play area and maze located next to the Boat Lift.

All visitors have free access to the coffee shop, well-known for its fresh and varied menu, as well as a well-stocked shop with imaginative gifts, suitable for all ages.

Please Note: The information regarding this event was correct at the date of publication. Whilst we strive to keep our information up to date, this information can change without notice. Please check with the event before attending.

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Local Railway Stations for the Anderton Boat Lift include Greenbank, Northwich, Hartford and Lostock Gralam.

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