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

20
DEC
The Lion King
Wales Millennium Centre

The musical The Lion King brings to life the story of young Simbas challenge to fulfil his destiny as king of the lions and defeat his tyrannical uncle in the process.The show features the enchanting…

03
JAN
The Lion King UK Tour
Wales Millennium Centre

The Lion King UK Tour at Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff on Saturday 03 January 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Lion…

13
JAN
Paolo Nutini
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

24 year old Paolo Nutini has seen huge success in recent years both in Britain and across the world. He is a Scottish singersongwriter of Italian descent and first burst onto the music scene in…

14
JAN
J Mascis
The Globe

J Mascis at The Globe in Cardiff on Wednesday 14 January 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

15
JAN
First Aid Kit
St David's Hall

First Aid Kit band is a Swedish folk duo comprising of sisters Klara Soderberg andJohanna Soderberg from Enskede Stockholm. The two had been writing folk‐influenced songs since 2007 but stormed into the limelight when a…

21
JAN
The Weeks
Clwb Ifor Bach

The Weeks at Clwb Ifor Bach in Cardiff on Wednesday 21 January 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Weeks live in the…

22
JAN
Paul Carrack
St David's Hall

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

24
JAN
Slipknot
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Slipknot at Motorpoint Arena Cardiff in Cardiff on Saturday 24 January 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

25
JAN
Ross Noble
Wales Millennium Centre

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

26
JAN
Jillian Michaels
St David's Hall

Jillian Michaels at St Davids Hall in Cardiff on Monday 26 January 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

31
JAN
Sam Bailey
St David's Hall

Winner of series ten of The X Factor in 2013 Sam Bailey has gone from strength to strength and is now in the enviable position of being a highly sought after performing artist. Following…

01
FEB
Johann Strauss Gala
St David's Hall

Johann Strauss Gala at St David&039;s Hall in Cardiff on Sunday 01 February 2015. 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…

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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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