Friday 15 – Sunday 17 November
Swansea City Centre
Swansea launches Christmas 2013 with a fantastic weekend of festive entertainment between 15 – 17 November.
Opening with the award-winning Waterfront Winterland Christmas attraction, to the wonderful Christmas markets, fantastic pantomimes and late night Christmas shopping – it’s all here in Swansea.
The festive weekend starts with Waterfront Winterland opening on Friday 15 November; ice skating is still top of the bill with two outdoor rinks, accompanied by festive funfair rides including the new Sky Ride, plus Santa’s Grotto and an indoor café.
On Saturday 16 November, join in the Christmas Party in Swansea City Centre with family entertainment on the streets to enjoy in between Christmas shopping.
Santa returns on Sunday 17 November from 5pm to switch on the Christmas Lights in Swansea. Come along with the kids and cheer on Father Christmas as he passes in the Christmas Parade. This year’s parade has a great range of floats including:
- Community floats and theatre floats supporting a Christmas Pantomime theme
- A Dylan Thomas themed float
- A Waterfront Winterland float
- A float provided by The Wave and Swansea Sound
- A Bumbles of Mumbles float
The floats will be complemented by walking processions, marching bands and street entertainers.
There’s lots more information about Christmas fun on the Swansea Christmas website including ice skating at Waterfront Winterland.
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