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Date/Time Event
22/11/2019 - 24/11/2019
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Holton Road Christmas Lights
Kings Square, Barry
Enjoy Christmas festivities and lights switch on by Gavin and Stacey star and creator Ruth Jones!! On Saturday 25th the event starts at 11am, with a market filled with gift ideas, food and drinks. Keep yourself warm with warm food and beverages and inspire yourself with an array of local crafters and retailers! There will be music, lights and fun for the whole family, with the lights at 6pm switched on by Ruth Jones as Nessa! We'll be having donkeys on the Square and a Lantern Parade, with Santa! The light switch on will take place at 5pm with the ice skating rink opening at 5:30pm!  
23/11/2019
7:30 pm
The Best of Queen
Memo Arts Centre, Barry Vale Of Glamorgan
The Bohemians have been paying homage to the world’s most theatrical and dramatic Rock band, Queen since 1996, and in that time have had a huge impact on audiences across the world. Front man and pianist, Rob Comber’s  outrageous stage antics and personality makes him perfect to play an uncannily realistic ‘Freddie’ with just the right look and stage persona. Rob is joined on stage by an enormously talented band including Christopher Gregory who brings all the electric guitar virtuosity required to play a very convincing Brian May. Their attention to detail is truly impressive. For over four decades’ millions of fans have been enjoying the music of Queen. The band released a total of 18 number one albums, 18 number one singles and 10 number one DVDs with estimates of their record sales ranging from 150 million to 300 million records. The Best of Queen show features a selection of the most loved and iconic classics from across Queen’s entire back catalogue creating a live stage show which really catches the essence of this most incredible British band. Tickets: £24.50 www.memoartscentre.co.uk   01446 738 622
28/11/2019
7:30 pm
Jackson Live in Concert
Memo Arts Centre, Barry Vale Of Glamorgan
www.memoartscentre.co.uk   01446 738 622
29/11/2019
12:00 am
High Street Christmas Lights
High Street, Barry
29/11/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Christmas Party for Jade\\\'s Wish to Walk
Barry Rugby Football Club, Barry
Celebrate the start of Christmas Season by joining us for our Christmas Party in aid of Jade's Wish to Walk. Tickets are £3 per Person and £10 for a Family or Group of 4. There will be a SURPRISE local celebrity from Bridgend, a Live Disco, Christmas Karaoke, Ugly Sweater Competition and plenty of games for children and adults alike to celebrate Christmas. Raffle Tickets are available for £1 a strip for the chance to win any of the following prizes; a bottle of wine, a box of Thorntons Christmas Collection chocolates, a yankee candle, a spa retreat set and more. All PROFIT will go directly to Jade's Wish to Walk to provide funds for Jade's space, equipment and strength and conditioning. More details on the Facebook page at; https://www.facebook.com/events/730186770754718/?active_tab=about
30/11/2019
All Day
Rhoose Community Cinema: Yesterday
Stewart Road Community Centre, Rhoose Vale of Glamorgan
Jack Malik is a struggling singer-songwriter who finds fame after a freak event. This  a great to-tapping movie with all of your favourite Beatles tunes to sing along too. Organised by Rhoose Community Cinema at Stewart Road Hall, all profits go back into local community projects within the Village. Doors open at 6:45pm, with the film starting at 7:15pm. Snacks, tea, coffee and alcoholic beverages are available on site and all tickets are just £5. For information search for Rhoose Community Cinema on Facebook.
30/11/2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Meet Father Christmas on the Farm
Amelia Trust Farm, Barry
We have a very special guest at Amelia Trust Farm on Saturday 30 November and 14 December! Book your place now to avoid disappointment! Father Christmas will be in his Grotto to meet the children and give them a gift from 10 am (allotted time slots). The children will have the chance to write a letter to Father Christmas in the Elves' House and then receive a reply in the post from the Big man himself!! An enchanting experience not to be missed – Booking essential! £10.50 per child (inc 50 p booking charge)- to include meeting Father Christmas in his Grotto to receive a gift, visiting the Elves' House to write a letter to Father Christmas and receive one back, all day Farm admission from 10.00 am (regardless of their session start time) and full access to all our Farm, woodland walks and to see our animals in their enclosures. Suitable for 12 months + £2 per accompanying adults ( buy online with Child's Meet Father Christmas Ticket) Make the most of the day! The Farm opens at 10 am – 4 pm, with opportunities to buy fabulous handmade gifts, find out more about our animals in Christmas Pets Corner and have a go at our popular seasonal trail - 12 Days of Christmas ( extra cost for some activities). And if all that leaves you hungry, the resident coffee shop serves hot drinks, yummy mince pies, cake and lunch, so you can be sure you will find something delicious to sustain you!
Tickets
www.ameliatrust.org.uk
 
30/11/2019
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Charity Concert Evening with the Danielle Nicholls Band (DNB)
St Francis Millennium Centre, Barry
A relaxed evening of top quality acoustic songs and sounds with the highly regarded Danielle Nicholls Band.  Enjoy well crafted original tunes interspersed with innovative cover versions from this talented trio plus there'll be special guest musicians along the way to ensure an entertaining night out. Proceeds are being shared between Dogs Trust Bridgend and Llamau. Tickets are £8 and whilst (subject to space available) you can buy at the door, pre-purchase is strongly advised as previous evenings have sold very quickly! Bookings can be made directly with Danielle on 07929843908 or email danandogs@yahoo.co.uk
01/12/2019
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Christmas Fayre at St Donat\'s Castle, UWC Atlantic
UWC Atlantic, Saint Donats Vale of Glamorgan
A unique event in a unique location, herald the start of the festive season and join us for our Christmas Fayre at St Donat’s Castle in the Vale of Glamorgan. This popular, family friendly, annual event showcases a creative mix of handmade designer crafts and food exhibitors; the perfect opportunity to get into the Christmas swing of things and pick up some great gifts. With over 50 stalls to browse, including a number of first-time exhibitors such as Boho Buffalo, Chris Short Woodwork, Seren Willow and The Welsh Cheese Company, you’re sure to find that extra special Christmas present. The Christmas Fayre takes place in the stunning grounds of St Donat’s Castle and Arts Centre. Younger visitors can enjoy face painting, Christmas crafts and not forgetting that all important chance to meet Santa in his grotto too! In addition to creative craft and food stalls, live music will be performed by the talented students of UWC Atlantic. And in The Glass Room Café overlooking the sea, you can take a break from shopping and enjoy a range of festive refreshments or if you prefer something a bit different, head outside to the street food pop-ups. For a fantastic festive family day out, wrap up warm and head to St Donat’s Castle for this one day only event, 10.30am to 4.30pm Sunday 1st December. Book Early and Save! Advanced tickets are £6.00 per car or £1.00 per person on foot, if booked before 17th November 2019. General Admission tickets are £8 per car or £2 per person on foot.
01/12/2019
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
St Athan Christmas Lights
St Athan, St Athan
Event starts at 3:00pm with live entertainment – Bras Band, Psychedelic Monks, Male Voice Choir, ATC Choir, Patsy Hunt, St Athan School Choir. Free Fairground rides, Santa’s Grotto (small charge to Scout funds). Free face painting Light Switch on at 5:00pm by Gareth Llewellyn – former Wales Lock Forward – 92 caps, 7 as captain 5:30 Christingle service in St Tathan Church 5;30 Patsy Hunt Singing in the Three Horseshoes 7.00 Prize Draw 7;30 Claire M singing in the Three Horseshoes
05/12/2019
12:00 am
Aladdin - the Pantomime
Paget Rooms, Penarth, Penarth
Penarth Operatic and Dramatic Society are delighted to present Aladdin as this year's magical pantomime. Widow Twankey with her two sons Aladdin and Wishee Washee embark on a comedy adventure to find the magic lamp. What will happen when they meet the evil baddie Abanazar? How will Aladdin use the three wishes he is granted by the mischievous Genie and will he find true love with the beautiful princess Jasmine? Come and join us in this  magical adventure. Tickets can be booked on-line at www.ticketsource.co.uk/pods or by calling 029 2071 2260. You can also catch up with PODS on Facebook @PenarthOperaticDramaticSociety
06/12/2019
12:00 am
Aladdin - the Pantomime
Paget Rooms, Penarth, Penarth
Penarth Operatic and Dramatic Society are delighted to present Aladdin as this year's magical pantomime. Widow Twankey with her two sons Aladdin and Wishee Washee embark on a comedy adventure to find the magic lamp. What will happen when they meet the evil baddie Abanazar? How will Aladdin use the three wishes he is granted by the mischievous Genie and will he find true love with the beautiful princess Jasmine? Come and join us in this  magical adventure. Tickets can be booked on-line at www.ticketsource.co.uk/pods or by calling 029 2071 2260. You can also catch up with PODS on Facebook @PenarthOperaticDramaticSociety
07/12/2019
12:00 am
Aladdin - the Pantomime
Paget Rooms, Penarth, Penarth
Penarth Operatic and Dramatic Society are delighted to present Aladdin as this year's magical pantomime. Widow Twankey with her two sons Aladdin and Wishee Washee embark on a comedy adventure to find the magic lamp. What will happen when they meet the evil baddie Abanazar? How will Aladdin use the three wishes he is granted by the mischievous Genie and will he find true love with the beautiful princess Jasmine? Come and join us in this  magical adventure. Tickets can be booked on-line at www.ticketsource.co.uk/pods or by calling 029 2071 2260. You can also catch up with PODS on Facebook @PenarthOperaticDramaticSociety
07/12/2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CF61 Christmas Fayre
CF61 (Former Youth Centre), Llantwit Major
08/12/2019
12:00 am
Aladdin - the Pantomime
Paget Rooms, Penarth, Penarth
Penarth Operatic and Dramatic Society are delighted to present Aladdin as this year's magical pantomime. Widow Twankey with her two sons Aladdin and Wishee Washee embark on a comedy adventure to find the magic lamp. What will happen when they meet the evil baddie Abanazar? How will Aladdin use the three wishes he is granted by the mischievous Genie and will he find true love with the beautiful princess Jasmine? Come and join us in this  magical adventure. Tickets can be booked on-line at www.ticketsource.co.uk/pods or by calling 029 2071 2260. You can also catch up with PODS on Facebook @PenarthOperaticDramaticSociety
08/12/2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
HEB Christmas Fayre
Castleland Community Centre, Barry Vale of Glamorgan
https://facebook.com/events/407780546831376/?ti=as
08/12/2019
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Santa fun run 2019
Barry Island, Barry Island
Barry Town Council’s Annual 2K Santa Fun Run and Doggy Dash is back for 2019 and will be taking place on Sunday, 8 December at Barry Island. The Annual Santa Fun Run is a perfect event for all the family to get involved in and is a perfect way to begin the countdown to Christmas! The event is split into two parts, the Santa Fun Run will begin at 11 am, with the Doggy Dash starting at 11.15 am. Please note that dogs will only be allowed to participate in the Doggy Dash. Adults are £6, children FREE and dogs are £2.40. All adults will receive a Santa Suit to complete the course in and all participants will receive a goody bag and medal. We encourage younger participants to join us in fancy dress (and take part in our fancy dress competition!) Please note: The Doggy Dash will take the same format as the Santa Fun Run, therefore all dogs must be kept on a lead and accompanied by an adult runner at all times. This event is open to families and their dogs 10 am Santa Suit collection point opens 10.30 am Doggy Dash Registration point opens 10.00am Entertainment starts 10.30 am Fancy Dress competition judging 10.50 am Santa Warm up 11.00 am Family Santa Fun Run starts 11.15 am Doggy Dash Starts This year we are raising money for Atal Y Fro and The Intersensory Club. Registration for this event will close on Friday, 29 November 2019 at 4.30 pm. So please make sure you register in time! Best wishes, Chief Elf To purchase tickets please follow this link https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/barry-town-council-annual-santa-fun-run-doggy-dash-registration-74399273229
11/12/2019
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Santa's Christmas Countdown - new show with a present from Santa
Memo Arts Centre, Barry Vale Of Glamorgan
Following last year’s sell-out performances of Santa’s Christmas Party, Honalee Media are delighted to present a brand new show this Christmas… THE SANTA SHOW 2019: SANTA'S CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN - the show where every child gets a present from Santa! "There’s nothing Santa loves more than starting the countdown to Christmas by opening the windows of his giant Christmas calendar. But when he tries to begin the countdown this year, disaster –the calendar is broken and all the magical goodies inside have gone missing! Santa needs them to get ready for Christmas, but how is he going to get everything back in time? Join Dotty the Elf, Dasher the Reindeer, Jack Frost and Pompom the Penguin in a fun, festive, musical adventure to help fix the Christmas calendar and get Santa’s Christmas Countdown started – plus remember to bring your Christmas letter to post in Santa’s special post box!" Santa’s Christmas Countdown is a 45 minute, interactive family show, particularly suitable for 2-7 year olds. Afterwards the adventure continues as each child gets to meet Father Christmas and receive a specially wrapped present from him – it’s the most Christmassy Christmas show ever, HO-HO-HO! Songs include festive favourites Jingle Bells, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas, The Twelve Days Of Christmas, We Wish You A Merry Christmas and more!
19/12/2019 - 22/12/2019
All Day
Billboard Ensemble presents Cinderella
Memo Arts Centre, Barry Vale Of Glamorgan
BillBoard Ensemble present Cinderella, as their annual Christmas Pantomime from the 19th - 22nd December. Join Cinderella as she transforms from rags to riches, outwits her Wicked Stepmother and Ugly Sisters and with the help of the Fairy Godmother, win the heart of the dashing Prince Charming. Cinderella will feature all of the ingredients of a magical BillBoard Ensemble pantomime; a fabulous cast and orchestra, laugh-out-loud comedy, beautiful costumes and plenty of boos and hisses for all the family to enjoy. Tickets: Full £15, Concession £12, Group (4) £48.
23/12/2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Muppet Christmas Carol
Memo art, BARRY
Escape from last minute Christmas shopping and distract the little ones from Santa’s impending visit with a nostalgic trip to the Memo’s big screen! Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, and the hilarious Muppets star in this merry, magical version of Charles Dickens' classic tale. One fateful Christmas Eve, Scrooge is visited by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. Together with kind, humble Bob Cratchit and his family, the Spirits open Scrooge's eyes -- and his heart -- to the true meaning of Christmas. Join us for Christmas themed crafts and activities in the Bedwas Café before the film! Tickets: £3.50 in advance, £4 on the door Screening as part of BFI Musicals! The Greatest Show on Screen, a UK-wide film season supported by National Lottery, BFI Film Audience Network and ICO. bfimusicals.co.uk Memo Arts Centre, Barry
01/01/2020
All Day
Barry Island New Years Day Dip 2020
Barry Island, Barry Island
What’s the best way to blow away the cobwebs the morning after the night before? It is, without doubt, joining Tŷ Hafan on Barry Island Beach on New Year’s Day and launching yourself into the sea! For 2020, Tŷ Hafan will again bringing you the Barry Island New Year’s Day Swim and we’d love for you to join us! Whether it’s your first time braving the New Year’s chill or you are a seasoned dipper, it’s going to be a brilliant way to start 2020, all while helping to raise vital funds for Tŷ Hafan. More details and a booking link will be available in September
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