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what’s on this Christmas in North Wales

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November 3, 2023 · 10 MIN READ

Enjoy the festive season and make some memories in North Wales this year.

Whether you are living in the local area or you are planning on going to North Wales on holiday this winter this blog is for you. We have done all the research and put together this handy list of things that are on this festive season across North Wales. From breakfast with Santa to unique seasonal experiences it is all listed below.

Christmas events

in North Wales for 2023

Santa’s Enchanted Grotto & Elf Academy

where? Gwrych Castle, Tan-Y-Gopa Rd, Abergele, LL22 8ET

when? 2nd December – 23rd December 2023

time? 10am – 3pm

how much? adults £9, children £19.95, concession £9

other info:

  • join the Elf Academy
  • write a letter to Santa
  • Christmas gift, goodie bag and more

Reindeer Experience at North Hills Farm

where? North Hills Farm, Rhydtalog Road, Graianrhyd, Ruthin, North Wales, CH7 4QS

when? 24th November – 24th December 2023

time? 10am – 7pm

how much? tickets £24

other info:

  • get up close and personal with these enchanting animals
  • explore the enchanted forest
  • enjoy seasonal treats at the café

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An Enchanted Christmas at Chirk Castle

where? Chirk Castle, LL14 5AF

when? 2nd December 2023 – 7th January 2024

time? 12pm – 4pm

how much? adults from £15, children from £7.50

other info:

  • explore Chirk Castle with its enchanted castle theme
  • wander through the decorated house
  • immersive experience in the East Wing

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Christmas at Pili Palas

where? Pili Palas, Penmynydd Road, Menai Bridge, Anglesey, LL59 5RP

when? 2nd December – 23rd December 2023

time? 9.30am – 6pm

how much? adults from £7, children from £14.95

other info:

  • enjoy either breakfast, lunch or tea with Santa
  • includes visit to the grotto and a gift for each child
  • visit the zoo and soft play area

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Enchanted Forest at GreenWood

where? GreenWood Family Park, Bush Rd, Y Felinheli, LL56 4QN

when? 25th November – 23rd December 2023

time? 4.30pm – 7.30pm

how much? enchanted tickets £25, Santa experience tickets £10

other info:

  • explore the twinkling lights throughout the festive forest
  • post letters to Santa in the post box
  • plenty of treats at the Wood Barn Lodge


where? Zip World Llechwedd, Blaenau Ffestiniog, LL41 3NB

when? 24th November – 24th December 2023

time? 8.30am – 7.30pm

how much? tickets from £20

other info:

  • enjoy a hot chocolate or mulled wine and mince pie
  • create your own slate bauble
  • meet the elves, letter to Santa and more

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