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Things to do in Oswestry from now until Christmas

Visit Oswestry at Christmas time

There’s a buzz about Oswestry and it’s beginning to sound like Christmas. Are you ready for a day out in a Shropshire market town? Do you love independent shopping? Are you getting that Christmas feeling? Then now is the time to Visit Oswestry.  Find out everything that is happening from now until Christmas in Oswestry – where Shropshire meets Wales.
Free weekend parking in Oswestry Town Centre | Oswestry Independent Shopping | 

Can we show you some of the great places to shop, eat and drink in Oswestry, Shropshire this Christmas? 

December 4th and 5th

December 11th and 12th

December 18th and 19th

Free parking in all Oswestry Town Council Car parks including Central Car Park

Welcome to Oswestry at Christmas

Park Hall Countryside Experience

Park hall farm Santa

All New Christmas Fun at Park Hall – Book now for an amazing Santa Experience from 4th December. He’s bringing his Elves too to help him create a perfect Christmas.

Christmas Crafts at Oswestry Tourist Information Centre

Christmas Crafts Oswestry Tourist Information Centre

Call in at Oswestry Tourist Information Centre for Oswestry souvenirs, local books and crafts.
Open Monday, Tuesday Wednesday December 20th, 21st and 22nd.

Take a narrowboat ride at Llangollen Wharf

Llangollen Wharf Christmas

Afternoon Tea with a Glass of Prosecco
Luxury Festive afternoon tea with mulled wine and Christmas songs
Christmas party boat

Christmas at the Wynnstay Hotel

Festive party nights, new year celebrations – there is lots to enjoy at Oswestry’s Wynnstay hotel. 
Why stay for a couple of nights in December?

Wynnstay Hotel Oswestry

There is lots happening at The Sweeney, Oswestry this Christmas. Don’t miss the Christmas Gin Fest or treat yourself to a truly winter dining experience in one of the special ski chalets.

The Sweeney Oswestry

Santa and Mrs Claus will be visiting the British Ironwork Centre.

Santa, Mrs Claus and his trusty elves will be visiting 27th  November to 22nd December. 
They will be greeting you from inside the enchanted forest. You will be greeted by Santa’s little elves. There will be songs, stories and a reading from the naughty and nice list from Santa and Mrs Claus. Have your festive photo taken and then visit to the Toy workshop to collect your gift!

British Ironwork Centre Christmas

Take a winter train ride at Welshpool railway

Ho Ho Ho!  Father Christmas and the Elves are already making plans to visit the Welshpool & Llanfair Light railway in December. Santa has promised to be in Llanfair the first three weekends in December and Monday 2oth of December.
The price is £19.50 for adults and children alike. It includes a quality present for each child, a drink and a gingerbread man too! Under one year olds travel free and also receive a small age related present. 
 Adults get a magical time with their children and a festive drink and snack

Events happening soon.
Check out what’s happening in and around Oswestry coming up to Christmas. Please check availability as most events require advance booking

For more information go to our What’s On Page

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Saturday 18th December 2021

Free Town Centre Parking Oswestry

Santa Special Steam Train – Llangollen Railway – Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm Booking essential www.llangollen-railway.co.uk December weekends

Santa Specials Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway – Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool SY21 0SF UK Booking essential  www.wllr.digitickets.co.uk/tickets December weekends

The Santa Experience – Park Hall the Countryside Experience – Oswestry SY11 4AS – www.parkhallfarm.co.uk/shropshire-events/santa/  Throughout December

Christmas Party Nights – Weston Pools Clubhouse Oswestry, SY10 9ER – Every Friday & Saturday Throughout December @WestonVillageClubhouse

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Sunday 19th December 2021

Santa Special Steam Train – Llangollen Railway – Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm Booking essential www.llangollen-railway.co.uk

Santa Specials Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway – Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool SY21 0SF UK Booking essential  www.wllr.digitickets.co.uk/tickets

The Santa Experience – Park Hall the Countryside Experience – Oswestry SY11 4AS – www.parkhallfarm.co.uk/shropshire-events/santa/  Throughout December

Christmas Competitions Finals Whittington Castle Castle Street Whittington SY11 4DF UK from 12pm  www.whittingtoncastle.co.uk

Santa’s Sleigh Village Visit – Whittington Castle Castle Street Whittington SY11 4DF UK from 4.30pm @theKitchen open late  www.whittingtoncastle.co.uk

Canal Cruise Luxury Festive Afternoon Tea with Mulled wine & Christmas Songs – Llangollen Wharf – Wharf Hill, Llangollen, LL20 8TA. www.horsedrawnboats.co.uk 01978 860702.

The Lord of Misrule and Christmas Traditions – Whittington Castle. Fun children’s trail. Castle Street Whittington SY11 4DF UK 12pm – 3pm  www.whittingtoncastle.co.uk

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701.Chirk Castle | National Trust

Monday 20th December 2021

The Santa Experience – Park Hall the Countryside Experience – Oswestry SY11 4AS – www.parkhallfarm.co.uk/shropshire-events/santa/  

Santa Specials Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway – Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool SY21 0SF UK Booking essential  www.wllr.digitickets.co.uk/tickets

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Tuesday 21st December 2021

The Santa Experience – Park Hall the Countryside Experience – Oswestry SY11 4AS – www.parkhallfarm.co.uk/shropshire-events/santa/  

Santa Special Steam Train – Llangollen Railway – Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm Booking essential www.llangollen-railway.co.uk

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Wednesday 22nd December 2021

The Santa Experience – Park Hall the Countryside Experience – Oswestry SY11 4AS – www.parkhallfarm.co.uk/shropshire-events/santa/  

Santa Special Steam Train – Llangollen Railway – Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm Booking essential www.llangollen-railway.co.uk

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Thursday 23rd December 2021

The Santa Experience – Park Hall the Countryside Experience – Oswestry SY11 4AS – www.parkhallfarm.co.uk/shropshire-events/santa/  

Santa Special Steam Train – Llangollen Railway – Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm Booking essential www.llangollen-railway.co.uk

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Friday 24th December 2021

The Santa Experience – Park Hall the Countryside Experience – Oswestry SY11 4AS – www.parkhallfarm.co.uk/shropshire-events/santa/

Santa Special Steam Train – Llangollen Railway – Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm Booking essential www.llangollen-railway.co.uk

Whittington Church Christingle Service – Whittington Castle Castle Street Whittington SY11 4DF UK 4pm www.whittingtoncastle.co.uk

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Thursday 27th December 2021

Mince Pie Specials – Llangollen Railway – Abbey Rd, Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm www.llangollen-railway.co.uk/mince-pie-special

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Friday 28th December 2021

Mince Pie Specials – Llangollen Railway – Abbey Rd, Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm www.llangollen-railway.co.uk/mince-pie-special

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Saturday 29th December 2021

Mince Pie Tours – Whittington Castle Castle Street Whittington SY11 4DF UK from 12pm to dusk www.whittingtoncastle.co.uk Throughout the last weekend in December

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Friday 31st December 2021

New Years Eve Gala Dinner Dance – The Wynnstay Hotel  7pm – 1am  www.wynnstayhotel.com

Christmas at Chirk Castle Dec 4 to Dec 31 10am to 4pm. Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham. LL14 5AF. 01691 777701. Chirk Castle | National Trust

Saturday 1st January 2021

Canal Cruise. Afternoon Tea with a glass of Prosecco  – Llangollen Wharf – Wharf Hill, Llangollen, LL20 8TA.www.horsedrawnboats.co.uk 01978 860702.

Sunday 2nd January 2021

Canal Cruise. Afternoon Tea with a glass of Prosecco  – Llangollen Wharf – Wharf Hill, Llangollen, LL20 8TA.www.horsedrawnboats.co.uk 01978 860702.

Monday 3rd January 2021

Mince Pie Specials – Llangollen Railway – Abbey Rd, Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm www.llangollen-railway.co.uk/mince-pie-special

Tuesday 4th January

Mince Pie Specials – Llangollen Railway – Abbey Rd, Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SN UK 10am – 4pm www.llangollen-railway.co.uk/mince-pie-special

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th January 2021

Mince Pie Tours – Whittington Castle Castle Street Whittington SY11 4DF UK from 12pm to dusk www.whittingtoncastle.co.uk

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