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
MAY
John Barrowman
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Best known his his roles as Captain Jack Harkness in Doctor Who and Torchwood John Barrowman has achieved household name status in the UK with his numerous TV film and theatre performances over the last…

31
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
St David's Hall

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Category: Miscellaneous

31
MAY
The Fall
The Globe

The Fall at The Globe in Cardiff on Sunday 31 May 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

04
JUN
Beach Boys
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

The Beach Boys are an American treasure. Known for their fun light hearted California centric sound this band has rocked the world with surfer style music since the early 1960s They are one of the…

04
JUN
Robyn Hitchcock
The Globe

Robyn Hitchcock at The Globe in Cardiff on Thursday 04 June 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 do the…

04
JUN
The Beach Boys
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

The Beach Boys are an American treasure. Known for their fun light hearted California centric sound this band has rocked the world with surfer style music since the early 1960s They are one of the…

04
JUN
Young Guns
Cardiff University Students Union

English alternative rock group 'Young Guns' hail from High Wycombe Buckinghamshire. Their debut album was released in 2010 and titled 'All Our Kings are Dead'. The success of this album lead to sell‐out tours across…

05
JUN
Manic Street Preachers
Cardiff Castle

The Manics debut album Generation Terrorists in 1992 gained them a huge following and cult status. Since then they seen 8 out of 10 albums released make the top ten with 15 top ten singles…

06
JUN
One Direction
Millennium Stadium

One Direction is becoming one of the newest worldwide hits. This young boyband came about on 2010 when each of the members joined UKs The X Factor solo for boys category. Although they werent able…

07
JUN
5 Seconds of Summer
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Aussie pop‐rock band 5 Seconds of Summer consist of Calum Hood Luke Hemmings Michael Clifford and Ashton Irwin and formed in 2011 after meeting at the same school. After performing covers of pop songs…

07
JUN
Coasts
Clwb Ifor Bach

Coasts at Clwb Ifor Bach in Cardiff on Sunday 07 June 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

07
JUN
Jimmy Carr
Wales Millenium Centre

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

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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