Caerphilly By Twilight 2019 in Caerphilly Town Centre

The festive season starts with a bang in Caerphilly this year as CADW, the Town Council and Caerphilly’s largest craft market, join together to bring you this fantastic Caerphilly By Twilight event!

This wonderful evening will be the perfect chance to buy those extra special gifts whilst enjoying the fantastic festive background of local singers and choirs at Castle Court.

Additionally, just by the Twyn Community Centre, you will be able to watch the Christmas lights get switched on by Father Christmas himself! If that is not a highlight enough, you will also get the chance to listen to the beautiful tunes of local choirs (including Only Boys Aloud) and enjoy a lovely mince pie or mulled wine courtesy of the lovely owners of Casa Mia Restaurant. Please click here for more details!

 

To find out more about the other wonderful Christmas events running in and around the castle, please see below. Ice skating at Caerphilly Castle woo start from December 6th 2019.

 

Christmas Markets

Ice Skating at Caerphilly Castle

Visiting Father Christmas at Caerphilly Castle

River of Light Lantern Parade

River of Light Lantern Workshops

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Bargoed Ice Rink 2019

The ever popular Bargoed Ice Rink returns this year for a fun five day stint from Wednesday 20th to Sunday 24th November!

Visitors are advised to wrap up warm and be sure not to miss out on this special once-a-year attraction.
The council site advises that “The ice rink will be open daily from 10am – 7pm and will operate in half hourly slots throughout the day. Whether you’re ready to dash across the ice or need a little help from our little ice penguins, ice-skating provides lots of fun for all to enjoy”.
There will also be the chance to visit Santa in his grotto. This will be available on the  Saturday and Sunday between 11am and 4pm and will only cost £2 per child 
Additional Information 

1. Minimum age – 3 years
2. Children aged 3 years to 7 years old MUST be accompanied on the ice with an adult (Adult must be aged 18+)
3.
No pre-booking is available for this event so visitors, are urged to arrive early to avoid disappointment.
Supported by Morrisons and Sponsored by Bargoed Town CouncilFor more information visit www.caerphilly.gov.uk/events or contact the Visit Caerphilly Centre on 02920 880011.

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**Sold Out** Children’s Christmas Eve Eve Party with the Elves at Bryn Meadows Golf, Hotel & Spa

What better way to wear them out for Christmas Eve than this fantastic Elf part on Christmas Eve Eve?

“Santa is busy getting ready for the big day, however his Elves are out to play!

Join us in Winners Bar on Sunday 23rd December between 6pm-9pm for our children’s party with our resident DJ for entertainment and to play some party games with the Christmas Elves.

£5 per adult
£5 per child (aged 1-12)
Under 1’s are complimentary
The price includes a burger or a hot dog.

Book here: https://www.brynmeadows.co.uk/meetings-and-events/2018/12/23/childrens-christmas-eve-eve-party/

If you require a vegetarian or vegan menu, or have a medical allergy we need to be aware of, please inform us when booking.

Standard resort terms and conditions apply. Fully payable at the time of booking, which is non refundable and non amendable.”

Heading away this Christmas? Need someone to look after your pet? Then, why not click here to look at the offers being run by Sit Your Pet Caerphilly?

**Sold Out ** Hansel and Gretel – Llanbradach Christmas Pantomime

If you’re looking for a reasonably priced  pantomime, you won’t get any better than this!

“Llanbradach and Pwllypant Community Council are proud to announce we will be hosting a professional pantomime at Llanbradach Community Centre.

Hansel & Gretel

Oh no it isn’t…. oh yes it is…

Tickets are £1 each (priority given to local residents) and will go on sale December 1st.

Hot food and snacks will be available.”

 Please click here to follow their page and find out more information 

 

Looking for a Christmas present for your four-legged friend? Then, why not book them an appointment with The Dog House Grooming Salon. Drop off and collection options available. There are also the options for late night and Saturday appointments too on request. Please click here for more details.

 

Christmas Carols at Hosted by Maenllwyd Inn

Why not join Maenllwyd Inn this festive season for some beautiful Christmas carols for a fantastic local cause?

This wonderful community carol singing will be led by St James Parish choir.

Donations will be greatly received for renovation work at St James Church, Rudry.

 

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Jack and The Beanstalk at Bedwas Workmen’s Hall 2018

If you’re looking for some pantomime fun this Christmas, why not head to fun event at Bedwas Workmen’s Hall?

This December, Bedwas Workmen’s Hall invite you to another one of their superb Christmas pantomime organised by BTM Community Council and produced by the amazing WIZ Productions.

There are two performances of this pantomime; a matinee at 3pm and an evening performance at 6pm.

Please click here to book tickets.

Wooden Reindeer Making at Parc Cwm Darran Visitor Centre

Parc Cwm Darran invite you along this Christmas to make your very own 3ft tall Rudolph, Prancer or Dancer.

“You can also order a wooden reindeer from the Parc and collect it, if you don’t fancy making one (subject to availability). You can order one by phoning 01443 875557.

To book your place, please phone Blackwood Miners on 01495 227206. All ages welcome.

Time: 10am – 2pm

Charge: £10

Booking required for this event. To book your place, please phone Blackwood Miners on 01495 227206.”

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Wooden Snowmen Making at Parc Cwm Darran

Do you want to build a snowman? Then, why not have a go at making a wooden snowman with the Rangers at Parc Cwm Darran?

“You can also order a wooden snowman from the Parc and collect it, if you don’t fancy making one. You can order one by phoning 01443 875557.

Time: 10am – 2pm

Charge: £5 per wooden snowman

Booking required for this event. To book your place, please call Blackwood Miners on 01495 227206.”

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Visit Father Christmas in his Grotto at Caerphilly Castle in 2018

Winter is coming and things are looking really interesting at the iconic Caerphilly Castle in 2018. As part of their magical Christmas celebrations, there’s the chance to see Father Christmas in their fantastic, medieval castle – what better way to get into the Christmas spirit?

Indeed the town of Caerphilly will be alive with festive magic on the second weekend of December,  when you cannot only visit Father Christmas in his grotto but also take a walk around their famous Christmas Markets and enjoy a mulled wine or two. There will also be the amazing opportunity to skate on Caerphilly Castle’s first ever ice rink as well.   The perfect way to relax and enjoy the festivities within these stunning castle grounds.

The ticket price will include a present for your little one and their entry to the castle.

Tickets will be available to buy  at Caerphilly Castle from 1st November 2018. Please call 02920 883143.

To find out more about the fantastic Christmas events running in and around the castle, please click below:

Ice Skating at Caerphilly Castle

Christmas Tree Festival 

Christmas Markets

Visiting Father Christmas

River of Light Lantern Parade

River of Light Lantern Workshops

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Caerphilly’s Christmas Farmers and Artisan Market

Everyone loves the Farmers Market in Caerphilly Town Centre but at Christmas it is even more fun!

This Christmas at Caerphilly Farmers Market there will be….
“Facepainting. Christmas Sing Along. Street Food. Food & Gift Stalls Offering Unique & Inspiring Gifts. Plus Lots More. Enjoy Your Christmas Shopping While Supporting Local Independent Businesses At The Same Time.
We are so happy to be supporting the magic that is Caerphilly’s Christmas Market Hosted By Visit Caerphilly on the same dates.
Lets make 2018 a Caerphilly Merry Christmas.”

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