100% Sir Gâr Christmas Event is back to a town near you this November & December!

102 days ago

The countdown to this year’s Christmas pop- up is on! Do you need new ideas for your Christmas shopping? If so, look no further, the 100% Sir Gâr Christmas Pop- up Event in Llanelli, Carmarthen and Ammanford is the place for you.

As part of Carmarthenshire County Councils 100% Sir Gâr initiative, small local businesses are being given the opportunity to display and sell their unique products to local people during the run up to Christmas.For a period of three weeks in Llanelli and Carmarthen, and two weeks in Ammanford, the council has secured prime locations within the town centres to spread some festive joy.

The dates for these events have officially been published, so come and join us at our fantastically festive pop-ups, filled with vibrant Christmas decorations, artisan gifts and locally sourced food and drink.

The events will take place Wednesday- Saturday each week.

The dates and locations for the family friendly event are:

Carmarthen- St Catherine's Walk former Debenhams store

Wednesday 29 November – Saturday 2 December 10:00- 16:00
Wednesday 6 December – Saturday 9 December 10:00- 16:00
Wednesday 13 – Saturday 16 December 10:00- 16:00

For extra added merriment, there will be a dedicated Christmas food market located behind the market tower clock on Market Precinct, offering something to suit everyone’s taste buds!

Llanelli- Stepney Precinct

Wednesday 29 November – Saturday 2 December 10:00- 16:00
Wednesday 6 December – Saturday 9 December 10:00- 16:00
Wednesday 13 December – Saturday 16 December 10:00- 16:00

Ammanford- Quay Street: opposite Carreg Amman car park

Wednesday 6 December – Saturday 9 December 10:00- 16:00
Wednesday 13 December – Saturday 16 December 10:00- 16:00

 

The 100% Sir Gâr Christmas event is brought to Carmarthenshire in conjunction with the Shared Prosperity Fund [SPF], a UK Government initiative to level up local areas and increase spending by local people for local businesses.

Cabinet Member for Regeneration, Leisure and Tourism, Cllr Hazel Evans said:

“The 100% Sir Gâr Christmas Pop-Up Event is an excellent opportunity for small local businesses in Carmarthenshire to show case their talent by selling their products in a high street setting”.
She then added that “it is an important opportunity to celebrate Carmarthenshire and experience locally sourced products, including food and drink, and support the local community whilst enjoying ourselves”.

If however, you are unable to make any of our events, you can find all of our registered 100% Sir Gâr small businesses on our 100% Sir Gâr website page.

Carmarthenshire County Council encourages small businesses that have not already registered to sign up via our website, this will provide an extra opportunity for small businesses to promote and market their products to a wider range of customers.

register HERE