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Christmas Festival to be held at Shrewsbury Quarry

 in Shrewsbury Visit the Shrewsbury Quarry 12th & 13th December for a weekend of Christmas Festivities with the finest produce from over 150 food and craft producers, with mulled wine, carol singing and even Shrewsbury's very own ice-rink thrown in! Everything you should want in one place for a jolly good time!

Take part in one of the many workshops, with experts showing you how to perfect your skills in making a holly wreath, wrapping presents, perfecting a Christmas cocktail and making your very own Christmas decorations to take home. There will also be a variety of workshops for the kids so they can join in too!

Have a go at the climbing wall with The Edge Adventure Activities, purchase a range of locally produced, fully traceable fresh foods from Battlefield 1403 Farm Shop finished off with a drink with the folk from the award winning Hobsons Brewery. You will also have chance to purchase your Christmas tree with Love Plants, who will be selling freshly cut trees.

Tickets are £5 for adults £10 for families of 2 adults and 3 children. For more information and to purchase tickets click here

Proceeds from the ice rink and soup kitchen run by Shrewsbury College will raise funds towards Shrewsbury Ark.

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