We are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmastime. Laura Ingalls Wilder
Carmarthen is set to have its own winter wonderland this year. The extravaganza is set to open at Carmarthen park in Morfa Lane in November 22nd until 5th of January.
Visitors can expect a funfair rides, an all-weather undercover ice rink, Santa’s grotto and Christmas market and food stalls made up of local businesses. There will be a heated tipi tent bar and coffee house, complete with a fire pit, and luxury seating, and a private karaoke booth for those wishing to flex their vocal chords to some festive hits.
Shopping- gift ideas
Christmas in Carmarthenshire is a shoppers dream with special events offering the opportunity to find something different, from the Christmas Food and Craft Fayres at The National Botanic Garden of Wales and Aberglasney Winter Fair to Newcastle Emlyn Victorian evening you are bound to find that a great stocking filler.
Get into the festive spirit as you browse the quality gifts from independent artists and craft makers at The Christmas shop in Pumsaint.
A magical Christmas journey
Santa and his Elves are very busy making Christmas gifts and are looking for helpers at ' Magical Christmas Journey' at Pembrey Country Park every weekend from Saturday December 8th through to Saturday 22nd.
There are four themed rooms where children can experience the 'Magic of Christmas'. Help Mrs Claus decorate cookies & gingerbread biscuits to take home, join the elves in repairing their truck, make tree decorations and listen to Christmas stories before meeting Santa himself. Remember to bring along your letters to Santa to post in the magic letterbox.
More Christmas Events
You can find more Christmas events and Festive fun on our What's on pages.