Llandudno Victorian Extravaganza
Saturday – Monday – 10:30 – 4pm
So much going on at this annual event – check out https://vimeo.com/tvconwy and search ” Extravaganza ” to see the last few years of this wonderful family-friendly event and ..
For more info go to : http://www.victorian-extravaganza.com/
Saturday – 11AM til late – Penmaenmawr
A fun music packed day in the North Wales seaside village of Penmaenmawr, live bands & DJ’s, nicely priced beer, fair rides
Early Bird Tickets £15 – Under 16’s -half price
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Comedy and live Music
Friday and Saturday – 8pm – Llandudno
Last of our April Pop Up weekends starts Friday. 8+ Wild Horse and guest craft beers on tap. Gourmet burgers from The little Food Hut. Open mic Friday. Saturday night live music line-up is Lost Like Alice, The Bortowski Swing and Deckchair Protest. More info and Sat night ticket sales at www.wildhorsebrewing.co.uk/aprilpopup/#livemusic #craftbeer #llandudno
Saturday – Rhos – On – Sea
Spend the day in Rhos on Sea visiting the many independent shops and cafes, browsing the on street stalls.
There will be entertainment, dancers, artists, local groups, schools and charities all taking part showing off their creativeness.
A chance to buy some new art and crafts, local produce, enjoy demonstrations, listen to local musicians, find a club or take up a new hobby
Car Boot Sale
Saturday – 1pm – Tal y Bont
Friday – 6 – 8 – Rhos-On-Sea
We are delighted to invite you to the opening of our next exhibition Friday 28.4.17 6-8pm. Work by Wendy Couling & Jo Alexander, collage, prints, painting including brand new work! All welcome.
The Peculiar Gallery
6 Everard Road, Rhos-on-Sea, Conwy, North Wales, U.K. LL 28 4Ey. 01492548028
Open; Thurs-12-5.30, Fri-1.30-5.30, Sat-11.30-5.30, Sun-12-5.30
Come and share great art! The Peculiar Gallery on Facebook & Twitter too
Meet the Greyhounds At The Extravaganza
Saturday 10 – 4
Hector’s Greyhound Rescue will have an Information Stand at the Victorian Extravaganza, Llandudno on Saturday 29th April, 10.00am-4.00pm. We will be on the Promenade opposite the Entrance to the Pier.
Please come along and meet all the Hounds!
Hector’s rely totally on the support of volunteers and the kind donations of the public. It is a small organisation and all support is very much appreciated.
All the money we raise goes directly towards the care and rehabilitation of injured and retired racing Greyhounds. For further information please see our website www.hectorsgreyhoundrescue.co.uk.
Sunday – Conwy Comrades Club
Celebrate not having work on Monday (if you haven’t!) by partying all Sunday. 11 bands on as a benefit fundraiser for Pobl i Bobl – Bangor (Cefnogi Ffoaduriaid/Refugee Support) https://www.facebook.com/
£5 on the door, raffle and food available too
Dungeon Tours and Storytelling
Sunday – 1pm – Ruthin
To join in the celebration with Visit Wales’ Year of the Legend, Ruthin Castle Conservation Trust has a dungeon tour and storytelling event. The event is to raise funds for the conservation and preservation of this ancient site. The tour will take in the dungeons and the ancient site of Ruthin Castle that is the Conservation Trust.
This event is child friendly although some of the routes might be unsuitable for very young children in pushchairs.
The event is ticket only – 01824 702664 to reserve tickets for collection on the day.
12.00pm – Armoury Bar will be serving refreshments
12.30pm – Part 1 Storytelling, Music – Ruth Moore Williams
1.15pm – Rythmical Poetry – Gareth Glyn Roberts
1.45pm – Full Hog Roast & Salad Bar – any food intolerences will be catered for.
2.30pm – Part 2 Storytelling, Music – Ruth Moore Williams
3.00pm – Historical Talk and Dungeon Tour
4.00pm – Trust Shop & Membership enrollment
Tickets £12.00 Per Adult, children half price up to the age of 12.
Membership tickets £9 per adult
The recent items found in the grounds of the castle – can you identify any?
The Trust plans and development update
Visit Wales – Year of Legend future events in North Wales.
Discover Denbighshire/ Darganfod Sir DdinbychVisit Ruthin #findyourepic
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The Trakz festival is returning to Llandudno Junction for the third year running.
As well as the Busking Festival on Saturday, 22nd April 2017 there will be an exciting opening evening on Friday 21st April at the Welsh Government building from 5.45pm to 8.30pm.
Trakz and staff from the Welsh Government have been collaborating to ensure the ‘Year Legends’ themed launch evening will be a spectacular start to the festival. The launch will feature a 40 piece choir, live music from local talented artists, sword fighting displays, have have-a-go archery. In addition, the world renowned chainsaw sculpture Simon O’Rouke and his beautiful dragon will be there and the finale is an act not to be missed: Vertical Dancers on the Welsh Government building itself.
The excitement continues on Saturday, 22nd April 2017. From 10am until 4pm the town will be bustling with live music, dance, circus entertainment, craft fair, bouncy castles, workshops and so much more in this 3rd year of the Festival.
The evening will continue with a selection of fabulous live bands and DJs entertaining the crowds until midnight.
The Trakz Festival is more than just a busking festival; it is a community initiative which brings an additional buzz to this small bustling town. Musicians and artists are giving their time and talent to help the Mayor of Conwy raise money and awareness of this year’s local charities, Clwb yr Efail and Carers Trust North Wales.
Trakz will bring the Junction together in an eclectic event for the whole family to enjoy, entry is free and the whole town is the stage.
There will be workshops for children and adults, circus, writing, pottery, musical, storytelling, Art/Craft Fair, Stalls, Farmers Market Stalls, Animal activities (Dog Show/Fundraising). See our website, programme and Facebook page for details.
Hop on the train or bus to Llandudno Junction; this is one stop you will be sure to remember.
Park and ride facilities available from event car parks.
For more information contact Ruth on 07983 761035.
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