It’s that festive time of year again and North Wales is celebrating with plenty of Christmas markets and exciting family events right across the region.

Location: Trinity Square/Madoc Street, Llandudno, LL30 2PY

Llandudno Christmas Extravaganza

Date: 17th Nov 2022 - 20 Nov 2022, Thursday – Saturday: 10:00 - 21:00, Sunday: 10:00 - 17:30

Get a head start on your Christmas shopping at Llandudno Christmas Extravaganza! This is a wonderful, free family event with entertainment, gift stalls, food & drink stalls and fairground rides

Location: Royal Oak Hotel, Betws y Coed, Conwy, LL240AY

Snowdonia & Local Christmas Market

Date: 3rd – 4th December 2022, 10am – 16pm

This Artisan Christmas Market promotes all local producers, makers & crafters. The traders live and work in or within 30 miles of the Snowdonia National Park and all items for sale are handmade by them! Join them for locally produced food and gifts.

Location: Station Road, Abergwyngregyn, North Wales, LL33 0LB

Aber Falls Christmas Market

Date: November 26th, December 3rd & December 10th, 11am – 5pm 

The distillery aims to support the small but mighty businesses that we have in Wales and will host local food, drink, crafts and more! Parking is limited, so if possible, please use public transport.

Location: Gwrych Castle, Llanddulas Road, Abergele, Conwy, LL22 8ET

Christmas at Gwyrch Castle

Date: 3rd – 4th, 10th – 11th & 17th – 23rd December 2022, 11am – 6pm

Join the Elf Academy in Santa’s Workshop to learn everything you need to know to become one of Santa’s little helpers! Plus, a very special mystery guest…

Location: Llanddulas Road, Abergele, Conwy, LL22 8ET

Manorafon Farm Park Christmas Adventure

Date: 10th – 11th, 17th – 18th & 22nd – 23rd December 2022, 9:30 – 15:30

An unforgettable Christmas Adventure inside Santa’s village. Visit the Toy Factory, Mrs. Claus’ Kitchen, the Enchanted Christmas Tree Forest, Santa’s Stables, Elves Market and enjoy story time with Mr Claus himself.

Location: Bodafon Road, The Promonende, LLANDUDNO, Conwy, LL30 3BB

Santa’s Grotto at Bodafon Farm

Date: 26th – 27th Nov, 3rd – 4th, 10th-11th & 17th & 18th Dec 2022

Father Christmas will be in his grotto to meet the children, along with his elves. Mrs. Claus will be decorating ginger bread cookies and there will be arts and crafts, glitter tattoos, music in the courtyard, games, tractor rides and so much more.

Location: Zip World Llechwedd, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, LL41 3NB


Date: 25th November – 24th December 2022

This magical festive experience is North Wales’ ultimate Christmas Grotto adventure like no other. Venture 500ft underground to meet Santa!

Location: Queens Square, Wrexham, LL11 1AR

Wrexham Christmas Market

Date: 10th – 11th December 2022

Enjoy a wide range of great shopping experiences, live entertainment, food & drink and lots of children’s activities across the weekend.

Location: Ruthin Gaol, Clwyd Street, Ruthin, Denbighshire

Ruthin Christmas Extravaganza

Date: 26th November 2022, 10am – 4pm

Browse and enjoy local arts, crafts, food and drink at this wonderful artisan Christmas market, set in the amazing grounds of Ruthin Gaol.

Location: The Station, Abbey Road, Llangollen, Denbighshire, LL20 8SN

Take an Exciting Christmas Ride on the Llangollen Railway. Join Santa and his elves for a festive experience creating lasting family memories. Treat the whole family to a magical journey aboard a vintage steam train travelling through the spectacular Dee Valley to the winter wonderland at ‘Lapland’.

Location: Wrexham, Wrexham, Clwyd, LL13 0YT

Breakfast with Father Christmas at Erddig

Date: 3rd – 4th, 10 – 11th, 17th – 18th & 23rd - 24th December 2022

Create some magical memories with your family and join Father Christmas for breakfast in the Hayloft restaurant. With craft activity, songs, special story and a small gift for children, this memorable experience is guaranteed to fill everyone with festive cheer.