Warrington Festival 2017 has now finished, thank you to everyone who came along, got involved and made all of the events such a success. Here are all of the events which took place in 2017. We’ll be back next year, see you then!
Full list of events in 2017
A fascinating insight into local police over the years, with a great collection of items showcasing the evolution of the force.
An opportunity to explore the earliest dissenting chapel in Warrington, part of the 1662 ejection, and the displays of local people.
Sensational bands, tasty street food, craft stalls and family fun. Run by, and in aid of, The River Reeves Foundation.
A chance to unlock Warrington’s past during four days of heritage events, talks, tours and workshops.
A fun event for all – toddlers, teens, parents, grandparents and absolutely anyone else who wanted to get involved.
Behind the scenes at a masonic lodge. Guided tours of the museum, including regalia, jewels, silverware, pottery and textiles.
Amazing acts, live music, children’s fun fair, craft stalls, farmers market, gourmet hot food, real ale, and traditional rural crafts.
The Friday Night 5k was a chance to earn additional bling and add more distance to the English Half Marathon weekend.
Outdoor fun and adventure including a climbing wall, flight simulator, music, band drills and more!
This exhibition celebrated special events in the history of Warrington Museum, including the opening of the main art gallery in Oct 1877.
The English Half Marathon returned to Warrington for its ninth year. The route took in the spectacular Golden Gates!
Live music, stage performances, traditional and contemporary dance, plus entertainment for all the family.
A great evening of classical music from Zephyr Winds: Chris Swann (clarinet), Helen Peller (bassoon), Ian Buckle (piano).
WCAF returned for 2017! Highlights included performance, music, theatre, exhibitions and events.