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

05
MAR
Anton and Erin
St David's Hall

Anton and Erin at St Davids Hall in Cardiff on Thursday 05 March 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…

07
MAR
Australian Pink Floyd
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Australian Pink Floyd is the band to see when it comes to Pink Floyd tributes. More than just an average cover band Aussie Pink Floyd meticulously strives to recreate the ground‐breaking work of the iconic…

Category: Miscellaneous

07
MAR
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Emerging back in 1988 the original and credible Floyd act TAPFS has been getting bigger and better ever since. The band were described by Floyd drummer Nick Mason on BBC 5 Live as Very…

09
MAR
X Factor Live
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

You've watched them perform on your telly and now you can see them LIVE on tour. That's right X Factor fans our final eight are coming to a stage near you in February 2014 ‐…

10
MAR
Lucy Rose
The Globe

Lucy Rose may appear to be a fresh new face on the British music scene but this young star already has an impressive CV and is set to become a much loved artist. She is…

10
MAR
The Stranglers
Cardiff University Students Union

The Stranglers are pleased to announce a full UK tour in March 2012 the band have been busy in the studio writing and recording their seventeenth studio album which is due for release next year.…

13
MAR
Halestorm
Cardiff University Students Union

Lzzy Hale is currently one of the hottest chicks in the heavy metal scene. She and her brother Arejay Hale have been writing and performing their own original music ever since they were kids. The…

13
MAR
Spandau Ballet
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Spandau Ballet at Motorpoint Arena Cardiff in Cardiff on Friday 13 March 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 Spandau Ballet live in the…

13
MAR
Steven Wilson
St David's Hall

Steven Wilson at St Davids Hall in Cardiff on Friday 13 March 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Steven Wilson tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

14
MAR
Dreadzone
The Globe

Dreadzone at The Globe in Cardiff on Saturday 14 March 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 Viagogo…

14
MAR
Ireland Rugby
Millennium Stadium

Ireland Rugby at Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday 14 March 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Ireland Rugby tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Category: Sports

14
MAR
Katherine Jenkins
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Category: Miscellaneous

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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