River of Light Lantern Parade in Caerphilly Town Centre

Whether you’ve got your lanterns ready or you’re excited about watching the magical glow of the beautful lanterns, you won’t want to miss Caerphilly’s infamous River of Light Lantern Parade this year. Especially, as this simply fabulous festive parade ends with a wonderful firework display that lights up our fantastic Caerphilly Castle!

 The parade starts at Caerphilly Train & Bus Station Park & Ride, then flows through the town to the rear of Caerphilly Castle (Crescent Road)

Participants will be accompanied by Samba dancers, Jazz bands and dancers creating a sea of colour through the town.  Bring your lantern along and take part in this annual event.

Enjoy some FREE family fun time and bring the children along to make a festive lantern ready for the Lantern Parade.  The workshops will be an enjoyable experience for the young and old, children can release their creative abilities and adults get the chance to behave like children and really get stuck in!

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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Cancelled! River of Lantern Workshops at Caerphilly Leisure Centre

Christmas in Caerphilly wouldn’t be Christmas without the River of Light Parade and the River of Light Parade would be nothing without the creativity of the fantastic people of Caerphilly!

 

So, why not head to C aerphilly Leisure Centre and take part os some free family fun and make your own  special festive lantern ready for the Lantern Parade through Caerphilly Town on Thursday 14th December.

The workshops will be an enjoyable experience for the young and old, children can release their creative abilities and adults get the chance to behave like children and really get stuck in!

Whether it’s a family lantern or something a bit more adventurous, there will be plenty of craft paper and glue for everyone to get creative!

Workshops in Caerphilly Leisure Centre (10am – 5pm):
Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th December

The workshops are FREE to attend and great fun for all the family.

 

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If you’re looking to see some fantastic reasons to be proud of living in Caerphilly, why not go to the Visit Caerphilly website and see whatever wonderful things there are to see in our beautiful borough!