Events for 2016
|Sat 15-Sun 16 Oct||Glynn Vivian Opening Weekend||Glynn Vivian||www.glynnviviangallery.org
The newly developed Glynn Vivian Art Gallery re-opens after a multimillion pound transformation.
Come and join us for a full weekend of free events and live music, and mark the beginning of a new, vibrant and inspiring art space for everyone.
|Tues 18-Sat 22 Oct||The Buddy Holly Story||Grand Theatre||7.30pm Wed & Sat Mat 2.30pm||www.swanseagrand.co.uk|
|Fri 21 & Sat 22 Oct||MacBeth/Directors Cut||Volcano Theatre||7.30pm-9.00pm||www.volcanotheatre.co.uk
A radical classic from the Volcano back catalogue, remade for 2016 and beyond
|Sat 22 & Sun 23 Oct||LC’s National Children’s Day||LC Swansea||All Day||www.thelcswansea.com
A superhero themed weekend of fun including face painting and activities.
(Kids go FREE vouchers to all those children in fancy dress)
|Mon 24-Wed 26 Oct||Animal Antics: Creepy Crawlies||Plantasia||10.30am, 12.00pm, 2.00pm & 3.15pm||www.plantsia.org
Meet, greet and eat some creepy crawlies if you dare! Enjoy some Halloween fun at our ever popular Animal Antics show.
Tickets: Adult £5.50, Children £4.50
|Mon 24 –Fri 28 Oct||Scrappy Monsters||National Waterfront Museum||12.30pm-3.30pm||www.museum.wales.ac.uk
Hands on craft activity
|Thur 27 Oct||The Big Drawing||Mission Gallery||11.00am-2.00pm||www.missiongallery.co.uk
Celebrate this year’s Big Draw by taking part in a huge collaborative drawing.
|Fri 28 Oct||Casting Hands||Mission Gallery||11.00am-2.00pm||www.missiongallery.co.uk
As part of this year’s Family Arts Festival make a cast of your own or your family’s hands
|Fri 28 Oct||Halloweenies Party||LC Swansea||10.00am, 11.30am, 1.00pm, 2.30pm & 4.00pm||www.thelcswansea.com
Halloween party aimed at pre-schoolers.
Cost: £5.00 per person (incl. time in play area)
|Sat 29 Oct||Spooks in the City: Ghoul School Halloween Event||Across the City Centre||10am-4pm||www.enjoyswanseabay.com|
|Sat 29 – Mon 31 Oct||Halloween Ghost Train||Swansea Prom||www.enjoyswanseabay.com|
|Sat 29 Oct||Halloween Spooky Funday!||National Waterfront Museum||12.00pm-4.00pm||www.museum.wales.ac.uk
Join us for a day of spooky fun.
|Sat 29 Oct||Family Fright Night||National Waterfront Museum||6.30pm||www.museum.wales.ac.uk
Listen to spooky stories then watch a family film.
Tickets: £2.50 per person
|Sun 30- Mon 31 Oct||Halloween Spook Night||Plantasia||5.30pm-7.00pm||www.plantasia.org
Step into our spooky jungle for a night of creepy storytelling and antics. Don’t forget to dress up!
Tickets: £5.50 per person
|Sat 5 Nov||Swansea’s Biggest Fireworks Display||St Helen’s Ground||www.enjoyswanseabay.com|
|Sun 6 Nov||Guided Tour: Dylan’s Swansea||Dylan Thomas Centre||10.30am-12.30pm||www.dylanthomas.com
Fluellen Theatre Company’s lively & entertaining performance-based guided tour of Dylan’s Central Swansea. Starts from Dylan Thomas Centre
Cost: Full Price £10.00, Concession £7.00 & PTL £4
|Sundays from 13 Nov||Sunday Xmas opening of Swansea Market||Swansea Market||10.00am-4.00pm (TBC)||www.swanseaindoormarket.co.uk|
|Thurs 17 Nov||Beaujolais Day||Venues across City Centre||Subject to individual venues but generally mid- morning until late|
|Every Thursday evening commencing Thurs 10 Nov||Christmas Late Night Shopping||Shops across the City Centre||Until 8pm|
|Thurs 10 Nov||Launch of Golden Ticket Promotion||www.bigheartofswansea.co.uk|
|Fri 18 Nov- Sun 8Jan||Waterfront Winterland||Museum Park||www.swanseachristmas.com
Waterfront Winterland returns to Swansea with its ice-rink, fun packed rides and Christmas Grotto
|Thurs 24 Nov – Wed 21 Dec||Christmas Market||Oxford Street||9.30am-5.30pm (Mon-Sat)
|www.swanseacitycentre.com & www.swanseachristmas.com
Over 50 traders will be on-hand offering their Xmas wares of something different this year for the festive season.
|Fri 9 Dec-Sun 8 Jan 2017||Sleeping Beauty Pantomime||Grand Theatre||www.swanseagrand.co.uk
An unmissable production of the timeless fairy-tale
Starring Lance Corporal Richard Jones Britain’s Got Talent 2016 winner and Brendon Sheeran from the Coach Trip plus the comical Kevin Johns and the return of Matt Edwards.
|Sat 10 – Fri 23 Dec (closed on Sundays)||Santa’s Post Office||Shoppers Walk Arcade||10am-4pm||www.bigheartofswansea.co.uk|
- Events at The National Waterfront Museum
- Events at Swansea Grand Theatre
- Events at Plantasia
- Events at Dylan Thomas Centre
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