Conwy Pirate Weekend 2013

Conwy Pirate Weekend 2012Ahoy there mateys! If any of ye should be sailing near the waters of Conwy on the 11th or 12th of May, then be sure to drop anchor and come ashore. Whatereyou do, don’t be a landlubber and miss out all the fun!

Here’s a translation for those of you who don’t speak pirate: Come along to Conway on the 11th and 12th of May for the second annual Conwy Pirate Weekend. There’s loads of great things to see and do, so don’t miss out!


conwy-pirate-weekend-2013There will be all kinds of entertainment and activities to enjoy over the weekend:

  • Pirates will enter the river and attack the quay at 10.15am on Saturday
  • On Sunday, pirates will enter the river at 11.15am and skirmish with the revenue and the navy
  • Crabbing competitions
  • Barrell rolling and keg races
  • Pirate tug of war
  • Pirate tales
  • Musicians
  • Birds of prey
  • A lantern parade and cannon fire
  • Smugglers market
  • There’s a fancy dress competition for the best dressed pirates too!

Gatling Magic will be there all weekend, with pirate themed magic.

For more details visit the Conwy Pirate Weekend website and their Facebook page:

Llandudno Victorian Extravaganza 2013

llandudno-victorian-extravaganzaWe’ll be performing at the annual Llandudno Victorian Extravaganza again this year, on the 4th, 5th and 6th of May.

We will be roaming the streets all weekend, ready to amaze the crowds with close up magic right before their eyes.

And at 12 noon each day, we’ll be on the Promenade Stage with our new show.

2013 will be our sixth year working at the Extravaganza, each year brings something different and exciting, and we’re really looking forward to being part of this amazing event once more.

jay-gatling-llandudno-extravaganzaWe’ve had a glimpse of this year’s programme, and there’s a very familiar looking figure on one of the pages!

This photo was taken back in 2010, and it was a lovely surprise to see it had been included in the programme.

The Extravaganza runs from Saturday the 4th of May to Monday the 6th of May.

Conwy County Wrestling Show – Last Man Standing


 On Saturday the 13th of April, the Conwy County Wrestling Academy, will be at Llandudno Town Hall with their Last Man Standing show.

Doors open at 6.30pm and the bouts start at approximately 7.00pm. Tickets are £5. More details are available at the CCWA website.

Mason Tombs will face ‘The Infamous’ El Acosador, and three stars from Basix Pro Wrestling will be competing in a triple threat elimination match.

After rumours of a potential match, CCW has now confirmed that Trent Adams will be facing ‘LJ’ Lucas James at this event.

The match of the evening will be Scott Skyler, Adam Lake and Hal Jordan vs Jack Union, Ace Jordan and Tommy Hayden in an elimination tag team match.


  • El Acosador & James Vanquish vs Mason Tombs & Byson
  • Syd Phillips vs Ashton Richards
  • Lucas James vs Trent Adams
  • Ajax vs Welsh Dragon
  • Last Man Standing Six Man Tag – Adam Lake, Hal Jordan & Scott Skylar vs Ace Jordan, Tommy Hayden & Jack Union
  • Plus stars of Basix Pro Wrestling
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Llandudno Town Hall Summer Season 2013

Seaside Special
Poster for the 2012 shows

We’re delighted to be able to confirm that we’ll be taking part in the summer variety shows in Llandudno town hall again this year.

This will be our fifth year of summer shows with Happy Faces Children’s Charity, and we’re really looking forward to working with them again.

Provisional dates are every Wednesday from the beginning of May to the beginning of October, and we’ll give you more information as soon as we have it.

And Now for Something Completely Different

conwy-county-wrestlingOn Saturday the 9th of February, Jay will be Ring Announcer for the Conwy County Wrestling Academy, with their show at the Conwy Civic Hall, which is above the library in Castle Street.


  • Ashton Richards and Weiler vs Syd Phillips and Jimmy Vanquish
  • Byson Challenge Match
  • Trent Adams and Ajax vs Lucas James and Ace Jordan
  • Also featuring Welsh Dragon, Conor Saver, Ricky Jones and many more!

Doors open at 6.15pm, and the show starts at 7pm – tickets are £6 for adults and £3 for children.

It’s going be a great night, so come on down and join in the fun!
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