Alsager (/ˈɔːlseɪdʒər/ AWL-say-jər) is a town and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England, to the north-west of the city of Stoke-on-Trent, and east of the railway town of Crewe. The town has a population of 11,775.
The civil parish is bordered by the parishes of Betchton to the north, Church Lawton to the north-east and east, Kidsgrove in Staffordshire to the south-east, Audley Rural, in Staffordshire to the south, Barthomley to the south-west, Haslington to the west, and Hassall to the north-west. Despite Alsager’s Staffordshire postcode and Crewe dialling code, it is its own town, and is not share of Crewe or Stoke-on-Trent.
In the centre of Alsager is a lake, Alsager Mere. This abandoned pool, once the focal reduction of the town, is single-handedly accessible by two fenced public viewing areas and by local residents who have gardens next to the waters.
Alsager has hosted an annual summer carnival back 1998. Until June 2009 the summer carnival was located in Milton Park, but it had previously moved to the Alsager School Playing Fields to growth capacity, until moving put stirring to to Milton Park in 2017.
In 2007 Alsager was awarded Fairtrade Town status by the Fairtrade Foundation.