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

27
NOV
Lee Evans
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

MONSTERS is Lee Evans amazing new show with over 50 nights in the biggest arenas in the country. Lee will be playing to more fans than ever on this hotly anticipated tour of the UK…

27
NOV
Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott
St David's Hall

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott at St David&039;s Hall in Cardiff on Thursday 27 November 2014. 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…

Category: Miscellaneous

27
NOV
Paul Heaton Jacqui Abbott
St David's Hall

Paul Heaton Jacqui Abbott at St Davids Hall in Cardiff on Thursday 27 November 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Paul Heaton Jacqui Abbott live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

27
NOV
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…

27
NOV
Tonight Alive
Cardiff University Students Union

Tonight Alive performs live at Cardiff University Students Union in Cardiff Glamorgan on Thursday 27 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Tonight Alive at Cardiff University Students Union now.…

Category: Miscellaneous

29
NOV
The South
The Globe

Formed in 1988 The Beautiful South had a string of hit singles such as Old Red Eyes Is Back Rotterdam Dont Marry Her Perfect 10 and Number One single A Little Time. Their greatest hits…

01
DEC
Peter Gabriel
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Peter Gabriel is perhaps best known for hits like Sledge Hammer and Biko in the 80s. He rose to fame as lead singer in the band Genesis prior to Phil Collins taking over. His solo…

03
DEC
Katherine Ryan
Glee Club Cardiff

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Category: Miscellaneous

03
DEC
Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model
Cardiff Glee Club

Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model at Cardiff Glee Club in Cardiff on Wednesday 03 December 2014. 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…

04
DEC
The Bootleg Beatles
St David's Hall

Re‐live the sights and sounds of sixties as the worlds premier Beatle band returns to Cambridge with their spectacular two hour multi‐media stage production featuring all the classic Beatle hits. Using film footage of…

Category: Miscellaneous

05
DEC
Inspiral Carpets
The Globe

Manchester was known for it's Madchester psychedelic alt rock scene in the late 80's to early 90's and Inspiral Carpets was a third of it's holy trinity the other two bands were of course the…

05
DEC
Madness
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

British popska band Madness saw their major success and popularity in the mid 1980s. Members include Graham Suggs McPherson Mike Barson Lee Thompson Chris Foreman Mark Bedford Daniel Woodgate and Carl Smyth. They were famed…

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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