Activities Near Bala This Spring

22 Apr 2022 | News, Things to do in Bala

Are you planning a Spring getaway to Pale Wood? If you are looking for some fun activities which will be happening in the local area to keep your trip exciting, then look no further. We have got you covered with some great information about what’s happening and places to visit this Spring. 

Easter Family Show with puppets and magic. 

Are you looking for something which will put a smile on your face, and will be enjoyable for your children? Why not pop to Rhos-On-Sea to the Harlequin Puppet Theatre to catch one of the fun filled family shows. This April, the theatre has shows featuring tales from the popular Alice In Wonderland. Your children can get involved with magic tricks performed by Mr Bamboozle. You can grab an ice-cream at the interval of the shows, before the show finishes with the Fascinatingly Marionette Cabaret, concluding an hour and a half of fantastic entertainment. You can book tickets online priced at £7 for an adult, and £6.50 for Seniors and children. 

Fish and Chips Train

The Fish and Chips Train is perfect if you are looking to explore the local area, and grab some food for your dinner. The train is based in Powys, which takes you through the Powys countryside, offering some stunning views and photo opportunities. Better still, on the way back you will be treated to award winning fish and chips. The train operates monthly so there are plenty of opportunities to make sure you hop on. The train departs at 18:15pm, and prices start at £59.95 for two adults, and £10 for children. 

Cinderella in Blunderland.

The Criccieth Starlight Players’ junior section, have created their own pantomime. This includes household favourite shows such as Cinderella. This show titled Cinderella In Blunderland offers their own unique version of the famous tale. This show will take place on Saturday 23rd of April at 2:30pm and 7:30pm, and you can find tickets online. 

Porthmadog Artisan Fair

The Porthmadog Artisan Fair is a fair where you can find hand made crafts and produce local to the area. You can find a range of items such as jewellery, lavender bags, blankets, pottery and much more. The fair is on Saturday April 30th, and runs from 10 am until 3pm, so make sure you get there early!