Best Summer Ever

Best Summer Ever

We’re looking forward to an amazing summer with lots of fantastic events planned. We’d absolutely love for you to come feel at home and join the party!

Special Guests

We’re very excited to be joined by some very special guests this summer. There’s a fantastic free kids programme running alongside all our events.

Mark Ritchie

Saturday 17th June, 6pm
Mark is known for his Edinburgh Fringe Festival shows: For the Love of God and God Only Knows.

Ed Carter

Sunday 18th June, 10:30am & 6pm
Senior Pastor, Valley Church

Mark Foster

Sunday 25th June, 10:30am & 6pm
!Audacious Church, Chester

Andrew Cherrie

Sunday 2nd July, 10:30am & 6pm
Home Church, St Alban’s

DJ McPhail

Friday 7th — Sunday 9th July
Liberty Church, South Africa

Derek Smith

Friday 7th — Sunday 9th July
Kings Church, Bolton

Chris Denham

Sunday 13th August, 10:30am & 6pm
Hope City Church, Leeds

Luke Brendling

Sunday 20th August, 10:30am & 6pm
London, UK

Connect with us this Summer…

At Valley Church we’re all about community, so we’ve got lots of fun planned this summer!

July: Dinner on the Park

We’ll be meeting at the park to enjoy an evening meal together every Tuesday in July. It’s the perfect chance to invite your friends and family along for a relaxed evening with delicious food and great company.

August: Summer Parties

We have lots of events gong on in August across all our locations. Whether it’s a BBQ or a night at the bowling alley, it’ll be great fun to get together.

Monday Night Football

The guys at Valley Church get together for football friendlies every Monday. It takes place at Lancashire FA, Thurston Road, Leyland, PR25 2LF from 9-10pm and costs £3 on the night. You’re very welcome to join us!

Valley Youth

Friday, 7-9pm (Velocity: Y7-9) 7-10pm (Uprising: Y9-13)

At Valley Church, our heart is to create a home to empower a new generation. Our Friday night youth groups meet every week in Preston and have some amazing things planned for the summer!

Summer Fun Day — FREE ENTRY

Saturday 17th June, 2–5pm

With loads of activities, we’re aiming to raise money for Vision Rescue, rescuing thousands of children from poverty in the slums of Mumbai, India. Entry is free, all proceeds from activities go to Vision Rescue.

Sisterhood: Rising Up

Thursday 29th June, 7pm

The women of Valley Church will be continuing with our Sisterhood series Digging Deep and Rising Up. It’s been an incredible series so far, so make sure you and some friends join us for another great evening together.

There’ll be food, worship plus a great message from Senior Pastor, Michele Carter.


Sunday 9th July, 6pm

We’d love to invite you to our baptism event, which takes place at 6pm at our Preston location. It’s a great opportunity to hear how people’s lives have been transformed because of Jesus. As always, our amazing kids programme runs in conjunction with the service.

Album Recording Night

Sunday 16th July, 6pm — Venue 53 (formerly 53°), Preston

“The Church we see is a place where the sound of the house is created, championed and set free to echo around the world.”

Join us as we record our first live Valley album, at Venue 53 (in Preston City Centre), featuring songs written and arranged by the Valley Worship Team!

Our 10:30am Preston service on 16th July will also be at Venue 53.

Kids Club: Hero Academy

Monday 21st – Wednesday 23rd August — 10am – 2pm

We’ve got a fun-filled summer kids club planned for ages 4-11. Hero Academy will be packed full of games, drama, crafts, and snacks. Check out the website for more details and to sign up online.

£15 for the first child, £7.50 for siblings. Price includes all activities and lunches.

Campfires on the Lawn

Sunday 27th August, after 6pm service, Preston

We’ll be rounding off an amazing summer with campfires on the lawn after the 6pm service at our Preston location. Make sure to stay around into the evening to enjoy hot chocolate and other treats and end the Best Summer Ever together in style!