Saturday and Sunday – 10AM onwards – Colwyn Bay
21 FREE exhibitions popping up all over Colwyn Bay for the festival featuring over 70+ photographers.
The exhibitions pop-up for 2 weeks around a central speakers weekend at Theatr Colwyn on 12th/13th October featuring top industry speakers including: Magnum’s Olivia Arthur, John Bulmer, Tessa Bunney Photography, Brian David Stevens, Joanne Coates and Dan Wood.
Theatr Colwyn – Abergele Road, Colwyn Bay. Phone: 01492 556677/872000. Web: www.theatrcolwyn.co.uk
• 12-13 October – The Northern Eye International Photography Festival from 10am.
Saturday – 7pm – Rhos on Sea
Adults £5 Children £2
A local choir at Rhos Methodist Church on Saturday evening. Also Dafydd Huw, Sian Wyn Gibson and Ysgol Llandrillo School Choir.
Saturday – 11 – 3 – Llanfairfechan
Friday – 2pm – Penrhyn Bay – St. David’s Church Hall
Dawn Thomas will give a talk about the life and times of the grey seals with particular reference to the Angel Bay colony
Fro more information contact John Underwood at 07783773225 or 01492 533459 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday – 11 – 12:30 – Tal-Y-Cafn – Bodnant Garden
Enjoy a guided walk round the garden with local bird expert Becky. From 11am to 12.30pm. Booking essential.
Bodnant Garden – Tal-y-Cafn, Colwyn Bay. Entry charges apply. Phone: 01492 650460 (or 0344 2491895 for
event bookings). Visit the website for details of more activities at this site: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/bodnant-garden
Saturday – 10 – noon – Towyn
Come along to the Maranatha Hall and help raise funds for St Kentigern’s
Enjoy a cuppa, bacon bap, cake or soup.
Sunday – 10:30am to 1:30pm – Llandudno – MOSTYN
This is first in a two-part workshop exploring gilding techniques on sculptural forms. In the first workshop you will create your own sculptural forms / objects out of clay.
In the second workshop you will gild these objects using copper – you can also bring your own objects with you to experiment with.
ArtlySparkly Designs and Sebon Craft – An exhibition and sale of nature
related items by Sam (ArtlySparkly Designs) and Kate (Sebon Craft). Browse sea glass jewellery, clay and
wooden pendants, nature photography, up-cycled nature-themed clothing, natural handmade soaps, cards,
crochet wear and funky alternative knitwear. From 10am to 4pm. Free event.
The Illegal Eagles
Friday – 7:30 Venue Cynru – Llandudno
Venue Cymru – Promenade, Llandudno. Phone: 01492 872000. Web: www.venuecymru.co.uk
Saturday – 10 – 4 – Menai Bridge
Come along to Ysgol David Hughes and have a good mooch about
Admission only £1
REGULAR AND REPEATED EVENTS
Nordic Walking for Adults
Every Thursday until Nov 28th – RSPB – Llandudno Junction
Fancy trying something new? Get outside and get active! Come along to this weekly Nordic Walking group meeting at RSPB Conwy every Thursday morning at 10am.
Beginners welcome, walking poles provided. £4 per session, pay on the day, or in advance. Contact Tony Bertola on 07891 658830, or email email@example.com
RSPB Nature Reserve – Off A55, Llandudno Junction. Charges apply for reserve trails. Phone: 01492 584091
(or 01492 581025 for event bookings). Visit the website for details of more activities at this site: www.rspb.org.
Every Thursday starting 10/10 – 6:30 – 8:30 – Llandudno – Venue Cymru
Supporting people with dementia and their families through the joy of song. Forget-me-not Chorus in partnership with Venue Cymru
From Thursday, 10th October at Venue Cymru | 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Dogs explore Bodnant
Every Tuesday – Tal-Y-Cafn
It’s the moment dog lovers have been waiting for… Bodnant Garden extends its welcome to four-legged visitors all day every day from Tuesday, October 1, right trough to the end of March. There’s six months of seasonal walks to look forward to; come and make the most of the autumn colour, crisp winter days out and spotting the first signs of spring with your best buddy. You’ll find more information on our website: http://bit.ly/2Gf2VTA
📷 Thanks Bailey The Doodle for this great picture.
MOSTYN – Llandudno
• Until 27 October – Elisabetta Benassi: Empire
An installation of around 1,000 terracotta bricks, hand- crafted in the UK from clay ranging in colour from red to black. The bricks are configured as site-specific installations.
• Until 27 October – MOSTYN Open 21
Selected from over 750 submissions from across the globe, the 21st anniversary edition of this internationally significant exhibition presents over 30 artists working in disciplines including textiles, photography, painting, sculpture, installation, film and video.
• 16 October to 26 January – AS IT IS: Man’s footprint on the Welsh landscape
Photographs by Magnum photographer David Hurn, accompanied by a film about the artist by Zed Nelson.
MOSTYN – 12 Vaughan Street, Llandudno. Open Tuesday to Sunday, 10.30am to 4pm. Phone: 01492 879201.
Visit the website for details of more activities at this site: www.mostyn.org
Royal Cambrian Academy – Conwy
• Until 12 October – By Invitation – Bev Bell-Hughes
Bev curates her selection of Welsh artists, painters,
ceramicists and sculptors.
• Until 12 October – Clive Hicks-Jenkins RCA – Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
A suite of screen prints from the new revised edition of Simon Armitage’s translation of the medieval poem.
• 19 October to 16 November – Ann Catrin Evans – ‘Spirit’.
• 19 October to 16 November – The Welsh Group at 70 – An exhibition celebrating 70 years of the Welsh
Royal Cambrian Academy – Conwy Open Tuesday to Saturday from 11am to 5pm. Phone:
01492 593413. Visit the website for details of more activities at this site: www.rcaconwy.org
Ffin y Parc Gallery – Betws Road, Llanrwst
• Until 9 October – David Grosvenor – David is now firmly established as one of Wales’ most popular and
collected artists. He has been exhibiting with Ffin y Parc since 2011, and this new body of work consists of
• Until 9 October – Mike Jones – Mike Jones is among the last of the artists, like Josef Herman and Will
Roberts, able to observe industrial communities before they began their long, slow, painful decline.
• Until 9 October – Carl Chapple: Painting Dance – Painting Dance presents a selection of recent work
made during the artist’s ongoing residency with the international dance company Ballet Cymru in Newport.
• 13 October to 6 November – Exhibitions: Chloë Holt, Rob Pitwell and Chris Neale.
Ffin y Parc Gallery – Betws Road, Llanrwst. Open Wednesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 11am to
5pm. Phone: 01492 642070. Visit the website for details of more activities at this site: www.welshart.net/
Voice Choir concerts return for the summer season 2019, with a range of beautiful songs in English and
Welsh. At St John’s Methodist Church, Mostyn Street, Llandudno from 8pm to 9.45pm. Doors open from
7.15pm. Tickets: £7 (£1 reduction with a Conwy resident’s card). Phone: 01492 860439. Web:
Every Thursday in October – Antique, Collectors and Vintage Fair – A very popular Antique and Collectors
Fair in the Snowdonia National Park. We have on sale a wide variety of goods with prices to suit everybody.
China, glass, linen, paintings and prints, books, jewellery (both fine and costume), silver, postcards etc. At St
Mary’s Church Hall, Holyhead Road, Betws-y-Coed from 9am to 4pm. Admission: adult 30p, child (under 16)
free. Phone: 07581 397721. Web: www.simplythebestantiquefairs.co.uk
Every Friday until 20 December – Rhos-on-Sea Country Market – With homemade food, cakes, bread,
savouries, biscuits, homemade crafts and seasonal plants for sale. Refreshments available, everyone welcome.
At United Reformed Church, Colwyn Avenue, Rhos-on-Sea from 10am to 12pm. Phone: 01492 544920
Cancer Support Group
Every first Friday of the Month- 10:30 – 12:30 – Deganwy
The Cancer Support Group is on tomorrow (Friday) 10:30-12:30 at All Saints Church in Deganwy. It is a lovely informal setting with cakes and drinks and open to everyone.
Classic Movie Club
on the 1st and 3rd Friday of every month – 2pm Llanrhos
Come along to the Llanrhos Old School in Deganwy – movies start at 2:30 – refreshments from 2
Call Julie on 07860232641 for more info
Up to 32 tables crammed with Vintage and Antiques from our quality 15 stall holders. Parking around the venue is restricted, there is a pay and display at the rear of the Town Hall. Good disabled access. Toilets are in the building.
Admission is 50p which includes a free Hot drink Tea or Coffee
We have amazing crafters from around North Wales
So much quality.
Our crafters will include
Prestige Pens, beautifully crafted wooden pens, and stunning wooden bowls
Terrence Bunce will be at the Town Hall with his amazing Welsh Pottery
Cath and Allie’s amazing Photography
Jewellery from some of Wales top crafters, Including Sea Glass, Swarovski, Beads, amazing designs from our Top jewellers
Greeting from Bri and Jen will have amazing crafted cards
Honey wax products
Oil painted Art
Our Generation dolls clothes
There is so much to see, visit Llandudno’s premium Craft Fair Every Tuesday Llandudno Town Hall
9am – 4pm