North Wales is always full of amazing events throughout the year and November is no exception. With a variety of events from theatre productions to gin evenings, you’ll be spoilt for choice this month – here are our top picks!
CHRISTMAS CHEESE EXPERIENCE
A perfect event for foodies, especially cheese lovers. Led by South Caernarfon Creameries/Hufenfa de Arfon who are the oldest and largest dairy cooperative in Wales, you will get to experience a cooking demonstration as well as advice on how to create the perfect cheeseboard this Christmas. Coffee will be
WHEN: November 10th (10.30am) & 24th (6.30pm)
WHERE: The Slate Caverns, Blaenau Ffestiniog
HOW MUCH: £35
WARNER EDWARDS GIN EVENING
The Royal Oak will be hosting another gin evening following the success of their previous event. Warner Edwards make artisan, hand-made gins in their 200-year-old barn in Harrington. The event will include 3 courses and the tasting of 3 fantastic gins.
WHEN: November 10th (7:00pm)
WHERE: The Royal Oak, Bangor-On-Dee
HOW MUCH: £25
Full of Real Ale, Food & Entertainment, the annual festival is back for another year. Featuring over 30 lagers, real ales, ciders and wines there will be plenty of choices.
WHEN: November 10th – 12th
WHERE: St Mary’s Church Hall, Mold
HOW MUCH: £4 -£8
PORTMEIRION FOOD AND CRAFT FESTIVAL
In its sixth year, the Portmeirion Food and Craft Festival is back with an event which celebrates welsh products and businesses. With lots of workshops, cooking demonstrations and a first time Christmas elf dash, there are lots of festive activities to enjoy.
WHEN: December 1st – 3rd (9.30am – 5:00pm)
WHERE: Portmeirion Village, Minffordd
HOW MUCH: £2 – £6
STARGAZE WITH CADW AT HARLECH CASTLE
Within the enchanting walls of Harlech Castle, take a tour of the constellations of the northern hemisphere. Learn how to set up a telescope before taking some spectacular photos of the night sky.
WHEN: November 17th (7.00pm – 9.00pm)
WHERE: Harlech Castle
HOW MUCH: £10
Set in the beautiful Tre-Ysgawen Hall Country House Hotel & Spa, browse some unique and quirky gifts in time for Christmas. With over 40 stalls you can expect to find crafts, jewellery and more from sellers that include Dinky Doo Candles and Soaps, Cath Stanley Wood Turner,
WHEN: November 25th – 26th (10:00am – 5:00pm)
WHERE: Tre-Ysgawen Hall Country House Hotel & Spa, Llangefni
HOW MUCH: Free