Diamond Jubilee Events in North Wales
PUBLISHED: 12:01 31 May 2012 | UPDATED: 21:27 20 February 2013
North Wales residents looking for a piece of Jubilee action have plenty of events to choose from
The print version of this article appeared in the June 2012 issue of Cheshire Life
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The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh will visit North Wales on June 11, arriving at Llanfairpwll station. They will visit a crafts exhibition at Beaumaris Castle, attend a thanksgiving service at Bangor Cathedral, a lunch at Penrhyn Castle, and a sports event at Colwyn Bay.
Monday June 4, 11am-5pm, Precinct Way car park. Live acts, vintage vehicle display, a 1950s themed fairground and stalls. There will also be bus tours of the town. For information, contact Buckley Town Council on 01244 544540 or visit www.buckleytc.org.uk.
Monday June 4, 9.45am, Llanddulas beach. Take in the views of the countryside on a walk up to Llysfaen before heading back to Llanddulas for Party in the Park. Free admission. For information call Jenny Towill on 01492 575543.
Tuesday June 5, 1pm-3pm. Plas Newydd House and Gardens is hosting a Jubilee street party. Gates open at 10am and last admission time is 5pm. Normal charges apply. Call 01248 714795 or visit www.nationaltrust.org.uk/plas-newydd.
Monday June 4, 10pm. Denbighshire County Council and Flintshire County Council, together with North East Wales Search and Rescue Team is establishing an anchor beacon at the Jubilee Tower a monument built in 1810 to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of King George III at the top of Moel Famau. For details contact Loggerheads Country Park on 01352 810614 (weekdays) or 01352810586 (weekends).
Tuesday June 5, 10am -6pm High Street. Vintage car rally, childrens rides, food and craft stalls and performances from lively bands are just some of the attractions. There will be a tea dance in Daniel Owen Square. For details contact Cllr Tim Maunders on 07972345411.
Monday June 4, 10.30am onwards, High Street. Organised by Prestatyn Business Forum, the event will feature live bands (1pm-8pm), childrens attractions and a car show. Contact Steve Johnson on 01745 889473.
Saturday June 2 Tuesday June 5 10am-5pm daily Rhyl Marine Lake. A free four-day event featuring themed days, starting with Rhyl Day and ending with a family fun day. Contact Coastal Entertainments on 01745 330668 or visit www.marinelakejubilee.co.uk.
Monday June 4, 11am, Roe Plas Meadows. Celebrating its city status conferred as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations this will feature fairground rides, fancy dress and a DJ as well as a choir, bands, hog roast and treasure hunt. This will go on into the night and finish with fireworks. For details contact Andrew Thomas on 583100 or on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, June 5, 1.30pm-3.30pm Alyn Waters Country Park, Mold Road. Jubilation craft event for children of all ages. Make a crown fit for a Queen or a King! Costs 2. For information call 01978 763140. n