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The festive fun is now well under way, and as we head into December with ice skating, festive markets, live music, mulled wine, panto, and more to enjoy… it definitely promises to be a cracker of a Christmas in Swansea!

Get your skates on for Waterfront Winterland

It’s simply not a Swansea Christmas without a trip to Waterfront Winterland at Museum Park! Open until Monday 3 January 2022, you’ll find everything you need for a festive family day out.

Get a bird’s eye view of the city on the giant Observation Wheel or glide around the Ice Rink and through the trees on the magical Ice Walk, brand new for 2021!

Meet friends and soak up the atmosphere in the Alpine Village, maybe with some tasty treats and drinks that are on offer, before hopping on the funfair rides.

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Pick up top brands at Swansea’s Quadrant Shopping Centre

You’ve made a list, maybe checked it twice, but a shopping trip to the Quadrant Shopping Centre will have you ticking off items for sure!

Home to top brands, high street favourites, and some exciting new stores, but it’s not just shopping on offer. Enjoy pop-up musical performances, every Saturday in the run-up to Christmas, and keep an eye out for Quin the Quadrant Elf for a chance to win £100 to spend at your favourite Quadrant store!

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Shop for local, handmade gifts at Swansea’s Markets

Nip into the famous Swansea Indoor Market where you’ll find a diverse range of local traders offering plenty more great gifts and an abundance of fresh local produce for your festive feast.

Swansea also has a festive temporary Christmas Market in Oxford Street until Tuesday 21 December. Sample gifts made by crafters, traditional traders, delicious street food and tempting sweet treats. When you need to take a break, try the Bavarian Bar and get that jolly Christmas feeling!

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Step into Christmas, the admission’s free with our festive giveaway!

Christmas prizes

We’ve got a cracking Christmas bundle to give away to one very lucky winner this December.

How does £100 to spend at a shop of your choice in Swansea’s Quadrant Shopping Centre sound? Would a trip to Waterfront Winterland, with free ice skating, ride tokens, and food for up to 4 people kick off your celebrations in style? What if we threw in a luxury hamper, full of delicious treats, from Olive & Oils in Mumbles?

Well, we’ve teamed up with Sayers Events, Quadrant Shopping, and Olive & Oils, to present this cracker of a prize bundle, worth over £250!

To be in with a chance of winning, just head to our website, swanseachristmas.com, to answer our easy-peasy question and enter the competition. Good luck!

Enter our Cracker of a Christmas competition

And, there’s more!

If that’s not enough to fill Santa’s sleigh, you’ll find plenty more wonderful events in Swansea to keep you entertained this Christmas, like the Swansea Grand Theatre panto Snow White and the Seven Dwarves or BBC National Orchestra of Wales’ Christmas Celebrations at the Brangwyn Hall.

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Swansea’s museums, galleries, and libraries are packed with activities and ideas to fire imaginations and keep the family entertained in the countdown to Christmas and over the holiday.