Below are just a selection of some of the best events happening across the region! Why not do something different this weekend? See below for details - and don't forget to let us know about your events, just fill in the form at the bottom of the page!
at GRESFORD ROYAL BRITISH LEGION on 7TH MARCH 2014 7pm for 7.45pm.
Free Entry to a really fun evening where you get to chance your luck and have a little flutter whilst supporting a very worthwhile charity. Everyone welcome so come along and place your bets. All profit made on the night goes to support the Men and Women of our Armed Forces and their families.
Flint RNLI Zumbathon
Flint RNLI fundraisers will ‘Zumba to the Rescue’ on Sunday 9th March at the ‘Lyons Den Fitness Suite’ they are hoping for a good turn out to join them and the lifeboat crew volunteers in their 2 hour Zumbathon between 12 & 2pm. Sam Davies, RNLI fundraising secretary, said "We are really grateful to Lyons Den for providing us with this opportunity to raise vital funds for Flint lifeboat, tickets at £5 adults or £2 for children 10 and over, can be obtained from me on 07794 172608, or Lyons Den 01352 711433"
Peter Howarth Unplugged
Venue Cymru 22nd March 2014. 7.30pm
Peter Howarth, Lead Singer with The Hollies, on his extensive uk unplugged tour. With special quest Micheal Armstrong.
Michael Jackson Tribute Concert
at Wrexham Memorial Hall on Saturday 22nd March 2014 - 6.45pm - 10.00pm
IN AID OF AUTISM WISHES (www.autismwishes.co.uk) why not experience the magic of James Jackson, the UK's leading Michael Jackson tribute act, as he performs to some of the King of Pop's greatest hits including: Billie Jean, Smooth Criminal, Thriller, Beat It and many more in this 90+ minute concert! James Jackson will perform a full setlist complete with back-up dancers, a state of the art music system, various stage effects, multiple costume changes and much more... This is the one tribute to Michael Jackson you do not want to miss! For more information and to get your hands on some merchandise please visit the official James Jackson website at www.jamesjacksonuk.co.uk.
Rhosddu Spring Craft & Gift Fair
Rhosddu Primary School, Prices Lane, Rhosddu. On Saturday 22nd March, from 10am - 4pm.
Free admission - lots of lovely handmade gifts and crafts from around the local area. Come along and find that special gift for Mother's Day, Easter or just treat yourself. Refreshments and a raffle.
MS Cake Bake 2014
on Saturday 29th March 2014, from 12-3pm at St. Luke's Methodist Church, Hoylake
Let's get baking to beat MS! In August 2013 Kat, Kirsty & Friends organised a fantastic Cake Break. With your help we want to do it all over again, but this time even better! Last year we had an initial target of £500 but managed to raise £3801.50. Can we meet our £5k target this year? We have everything crossed! We will have lots of yummy cakes, a raffle with over 50 incredible prizes including an iPad mini, LFC & TRFC signed shirts auction, games & lots more. https://www.justgiving.com/katandkirstycakebreak 90% of our grand total will go to the MS Society, 10% will go to the Wirral MS Group. Multiple Sclerosis Society. Registered charity nos 1139257 / SC041990.
Charity Gig with music by "Newborn" and "Perfect 10"
at Brymbo Sports and Social Complex on Friday 11th April 2014 (8.00pm)
Come along and enjoy a great event of entertainment with live bands Newborn and also Perfect 10 with the fantastic Zoe McDonald on vocals. Tickets £5 each available from Brymbo Sports and Social Complex or tel 07599 406 198
GRESFORD ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
12TH APRIL 2014 7pm for 7.30 start
Always a popular evening with lots of lovely prizes to be won. A good night is promised for all with a raffle and bar. Come along - it could be your lucky night. All proceeds go to support the men and women of our armed forces and their families.
Bunny Fun Run
on Llandudno Promenade, Sunday 13th April 2014.
Event to start at 1pm - Bunny dress code bunny ears given on the day. Entry fee £10.00 Adult & £5.00 children+sponsorship. For registration form call 01492 873674.In aid of St David's Hospice.
Zip wire Challenge
in Bethesda on 20th April 2014
Would you like to try the longest Zip Wire in Europe At Penryhn Quarry whilst Raising valuable funds for St David's Hospice. Call fundraising department on 01492 873674
Porthmadog Antiques & Collectors Fair 'Easter Bank Holiday Monday'
Y Ganolfan, High Street, Porthmadog, Gwynedd, LL49 9LU
21st April 2014 opens 9.30.a.m.-3.30.p.m.
Antiques & Collectors Fair held at the Y Ganolfan, Porthmadog on Easter Bank Holiday Monday, April 21st 2014. A good variety of stalls, refreshments also available. Opens 9.30.a.m.-3.30.p.m. Admission 50p, accompanied children free. Combine the Antique Fair with a great day out in Porthmadog as well. Contact Martin Heath 01492 547868 / 07462127133.
Autism Wishes Dinner Dance
Carden Park Hotel, Nr Chester Saturday 26th April 2014
A dinner dance to celebrate Autism featuring stars from X Factor, Britains Got Talent and Got to Dance.
Three course gala menu, live auctions and raffle. An event for all the family and a great way to raise funds for local charity, Autism Wishes.
Tickets cost £45 adults / £25 children. Contact Jo on 07769 210919 or check out www.autismwishes.co.uk for more information.
Monster Truck Event
Coming... May 2014 to Buckley Town Centre.
This free-to-attend event will see a giant monster truck drive over a whole host of vehicles and other large items, thrilling the crowds! It will also be able to give rides to children, so that they can experience what it's like! For more information, contact Andy White: 01244 544 540
A NIGHT OF TAKE THAT AGAIN!
at The Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa on Friday 9th May at 7:30pm
Experience the UK’s No. 1 tribute to Take That! Enjoy a delicious 3 course meal plus coffee, before dancing the night away to the fabulous Take That Again! And as if that isn’t enough, you will then enjoy a disco to finish off your evening! 7:30pm arrival for an 8:00pm sit down. Carriages at 1:00am. For more information and to book your place, call the Events Office on 01244 570560 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fun Dog Show
at Alyn Waters Country Park, Mold Road, Wrexham. on Saturday 21st June 2014
Greyhound Rescue Wales Fun Dog Show open to all breads of dogs. Lots of charity stands will be there plus a dog display team. We will also have a Grand Raffle with some fantastic "holiday" prizes and much more up for grabs. Visit www.greyhoundrescuewales for details of all the prizes and to purchase your lucky tickets
Dragon Boat Festival
at Llyn Padarn Lake, Llanberis on Sunday 6th July 2014 (from 10am-4pm)
Fun day out for all the family. To register a team please contact Pam at St Davids Hospice on 01492 873664. The price is based on £10.00 per person with a team of 20 people in each dragon boat.
Mold & District Carnival Mascot Race
on Sunday 13th July 2014.
Come on down and have fun at this year's Mold Carnival! We'll have the usual parade, mascot race and all the fun of the fair! Will we see you there?
The sky’s the limit for Gofal Gwynedd Carers
in Witchurch on 26th July 2014
Three domiciliary carers from Porthmadog are hoping to raise over £1500 for the Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association by taking part in a charity skydive. Delyth Jones, Charlie Jones and Catrin Nottingham will be throwing themselves out of an aeroplane at Whitchurch on 26th July 2014.
August, Bank Holiday Weekend at New Brighton Cricket & Bowling Club
We are raising funds to buy a second Heart Defribilator for the area, so why not come down and take part! There's a family fun day to get involved with too! So, will we see you there?