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2018 Events
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Thursday 19th July 2018

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The Rum Festival Chester Racecourse 2018
The Rum Festival – Coming to Chester March 2018
A new stop for next year, the first travelling Rum Festival tour is coming to The Race Course in Chester. vBringing you rum, cocktails, food and music from around the globe!
On Saturday, March 24th, The Pavillion Suite will host a brand new and original event.
The Rum Festival, will introduce you to over 100 different rums from around the globe combined with live entertainment, great food and free giveaways.
Lucy Douglas, the founder of the festival says, “The growth in the rum market and evolution in the variety of flavours and styles has been phenomenal over the last couple of years. Having been to some amazing Beer Festivals and Gin Festivals we decided to set up something for rum drinkers, somewhere fun where they could try new and exciting rums whilst listening to live music, eating great food and be surrounded by like-minded people.”
Rum is the most diverse and versatile of the spirits. Great on its own over ice, perfectly blended with your favourite mixer, or shaken up in a cocktail, rum is the perfect drink for any occasion. With a vast and diverse range of production methods and being produced all over the globe in varying climates, every rum is different and there is something for everyone.
So what can you expect?

On arrival, you will be greeted by a Rum’un; handed your Rum Festival glass (a gift for you to take home!) and a brochure, full of information on all the rums you can try, fun facts about each of the suppliers and the suggested garnish to compliment your drink.
Rum can be grouped into six flavour categories and that is how you’ll find them at The Rum Festival. White, Dark, Golden, Spiced and Flavoured; but don’t worry if you know nothing about rum there will be a welcoming team there to help you choose.
Throughout the event there will be live entertainment and dancing – including steel drums and salsa; sampling, the opportunity to talk to rum industry experts, tasty food to buy and above all lots of fun.
At the Chester event, The Rum Festival’s cocktail team will also be on hand to mix you some of the tastiest rum cocktails on the planet.

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Tickets start from just £7.50 (+ booking fee) and are on sale now!

Book now for Early Bird Deals
Saturday 24th March 2018: 1pm – 10.30pm

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Fun Fact “We call our team Rum’Uns - Rum’un – Rum One… Someone who is a bit quirky; who is a little bit naughty but still eminently loveable”

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Chester Comic Con

The North West's Premier Comic Convention and celebration of geek culture.
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View & buy modern and contemporary artwork from over 120 UK and international galleries and artists at the Chester Arts Fair.
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17th - 18th November 2018
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Exceptional 60+ boutiques hand-picked from all over the UK for the very best in Christmas shopping and inspiration.

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Penman Art & Antique Fairs
Penman Antiques Fairs provide an excellent source for those wishing to indulge in unique luxurious fine art & antiques for adornment and investment.
Penman Chester Show
Chester Racecourse
Admission £5 (Last admission 30 minutes before closing)
Thursday to Saturday 10.30am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 5pm
Chester Antiques Show offers 50 stands of antiques and art extending over 3 floors of the recently refurbished County Grandstand. Standards are high, and Vetting plays a significant part in maintaining quality, authenticity and correct informative labels. Many of the exhibitors are members of BADA and / or LAPADA.
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