What’s on this Autumn and Winter in the Porthmadog area

Santa Special

Santa and his elves invite you to join them on the Welsh Highland Railway. Pantomime style fun for all. These trains are fun for adults and children alike. Santa and his elves pass through the train giving out presents to the children during the journey - with plenty of laughter and jokes along the way! At Tan-y-Bwlch or Waunfawr, there’s a chance to stretch your legs and take photographs with Santa and his helpers. We can’t promise snow on the ground, but we’re keeping our fingers crossed! Adults enjoy a glass of sherry and a mince pie on the ride back.

01766 516070
The Welsh Highland Railway St Helen’s Road, CAERNARFON, Gwynedd Gwynedd LL55 2YD
Saturday 7 Dec 2013, Sat 14 Dec, Sat 21 Dec

Winter Fair
Get into the festive mood at the museum with lots of family fun including puppet shows storytelling, Santa and craft making! See Santa arrive by train and then visit him in his grotto. Enjoy making a seasonal craft to take home and enjoy family activities including puppet shows and storytelling.
01286 870630
National Slate Museum Llanberis Padarn Country Park, LLANBERIS, Gwynedd Gwynedd LL55 4TY
Sunday 24 Nov 2013
Porthmadog Craft Event
A monthly Craft Event showing local Quality Handmade Crafts all made in the Snowdonia area. Crafts vary each month but generally include Snowdonia blue slate pottery, mugs, bowls & pots, hand knitted scarves and Bags, clay & resin pendants, patchwork quilts & gifts, handmade cards in assorted designs, hand knitted cushions, socks & hats, Shamballa, Swarovski, Freshwater Pearls and assorted beaded jewellery, semi-precious jewellery.
Starting at 9.30 & finishing at approximately 2pm. Refreshments available including light snacks. Wheelchair friendly. Children welcome. This market coincides with the farmers market selling locally grown/made produce. FREE ENTRY
Y Ganolfan, Harbwr, Porthmadog Gwynedd LL49 9LU
Saturday 30 Nov 2013

Santa Trains
Santa makes his annual visit to the railway. There are presents for all the kids and a mincE pie and seasonal drink for the grown-ups. This is a very popular event. Call us from September onwards. ADVANCE BOOKING ONLY.
10.15, 11.15, 12.15, 1.30, 2.30, 3.45, 5.00 Prices vary - contact us for details 01286 872028 sales@lake-railway.co.uk
Llanberis Lake Railway, Gilfach Ddu, Llanberis Gwynedd LL55 4TY
Saturday 7 Dec 2013, Sun 8 Dec, Sat 14 Dec, Sun 15 Dec, Sat 21 Dec 

Noël, Noël
A Magical afternoon of Classical Christmas Favourites performed by three outstanding Welsh opera singers – Llio Evans (Soprano), Matthew Ioan Sims (Tenor) and Owen Webb (Baritone) and their wonderful Accompanist - Annette Bryn Parri. The varied programme they will perform is certain to get you into the festive spirit - songs will include traditional and some more modern Christmas Songs. Escape the hustle and bustle of today’s Christmas. Relax and rediscover the true spirit of the Season.
14:30 Tickets: £12.00 Child: £6.00 Concessions: £10.00 01766 780667
Theatr Harlech St David’s Hill, Harlech, Gwynedd Gwynedd LL46 2PU
Sunday 8 Dec 2013

If any of these events appeal to you, why not combine them with a late Autumn or Winter break at Garreg Goch Caravan Park? We are open until 10th January and would love to welcome you into one of our top-of-the-range Holiday Homes. All our caravans have full central heating, with cozy duvets and bedding provided. See our website for current promotions, or give us a ring. Full weeks and short breaks available.
01766 512210

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