What's on inCardiff

Welcome to Cardiff

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Cardiff - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Cardiff to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Cardiff

30
SEP
FREE taster session at the Cardiff (Cyncoed) Rock
Cyncoed Methodist Church

Your local Cardiff choir is run by South Glamorgan based musician Katie Thomas. The choir is for all ages and all the local South Glamorgan branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible performances like the 11000 seat Wembley…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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30
SEP
Lee Mack Hit The Road Mack
St David's Hall

The multi‐award winning star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You Lee Mack is going back on the road with his first live tour in 4 years. Expect his trademark brand of…

01
OCT
Heights
Club Ifor Bach

Heights at Club Ifor Bach in Cardiff on Wednesday 01 October 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

01
OCT
Lee Mack
St David's Hall

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

02
OCT
Best In Live Stand-up Comedy
Glee Club Cardiff

Wales' premier comedy club presentsThe Best In Live Stand‐up Comedy4 of the finest live stand‐up acts from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit the FIRST THURSDAY of every month.Tasty Club menu available pre‐book online or order on…

TEL: 08714 720400
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02
OCT
James Taylor
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Over the course of his long career James Taylor has earned 40 gold platinum and multi‐platinum awards and five Grammy Awards for a catalog running from 1970s Sweet Baby James to his Grammy Award‐winning efforts…

03
OCT
Black Veil Brides
Cardiff University Students Union

Seemingly glam inspired Black Veil Brides are the force behind 2011 hit album Set the World on Fire. The key to this Hollywood bands unique identity is its image both in the ways they look…

Category: Miscellaneous

03
OCT
Kylie Minogue
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Aussie singer songwriter and actress Kylie Minogue has come an extremely long way since we first saw her appear in Neighbours way back in the 80's. Now an astonishing 45 years old yeah really…

03
OCT
The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy
Glee Club Cardiff

Wales' premier comedy club presentsThe Best In Live Stand‐up Comedy4 of the finest live stand‐up acts from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit every Friday & Saturday Night.Tasty Club menu available pre‐book online or order on the…

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
OCT
Marmozets Lonely The Brave
CF10

Marmozets Lonely The Brave at CF10 in Cardiff on Saturday 04 October 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Marmozets Lonely The Brave live…

05
OCT
Alison Balsom
St David's Hall

Winning the Gramophone Awards Artist of the Year 2013 and nominated for the prestigious Female Artist of the Year Classic Brit Award Alison Balsom has gone from strength to strength in recent months. A…

05
OCT
Jake Bugg
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Britain has a new promising young artist approaching the heights of success. Jake Bugg is the artist who became famous with his last year performance during the famous Glastonbury festival. At only 17 years old…

Tourist Attractions


Cardiff Castle

Cardiff Castle is one of Wales's leading tourist attractions. Situated in the very heart of the capital, alongside city centre shopping and the magnificent Bute Park, the Castle's enchanting fairytale towers conceal an elaborate and splendid interior.Contained within its mighty walls is a history spanning nearly 2,000 years,…

Techniquest

See real robots in action in live interactive robotic activities, programme a robot and compete against others in our arena.The event will also include radio controlled vehicle activities so bring your own car and try out our track. Pit your driving skill against others to see who will…

Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre

Boulders is Cardiff's leading Indoor Climbing Centre, we offer activities for all ages and abilities. We run Indoor Climbing Taster Sessions for beginners, Climbing lessons for adults and kids and challenging routes, bouldering and coaching for the rock busting pro We welcome competent climbers, who when…

Castell Coch

Late nineteenth‐century 'fairytale'‐style castle, built on medieval remains, designed for the third marquess of Bute by William Burges. Lavishly decorated and furnished in the Victorian Gothic style; a Romantic vision of the Middle Ages. OS map 171: ST 131826Site exhibition, parking, toilets, cafe, shop, guidebook, baby changing facilities.Adult…

National Museum Cardiff

Discover art, archaeology and the geological evolution of Wales. With a busy programme of exhibitions and events, we have something to amaze everyone, whatever your interest ' and admission is freeAlthough not the oldest of Amgueddfa Cymru ' National Museum Wales's buildings, this is the first location of…

Ballooning Network (Wales)

Hot Air Balloons at Ballooning Network Wales in Cardiff, South Glamorgan. Contact venue on 029 20235775 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Cardiff? See our list of attractions in Cardiff, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.