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

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Justin Friends
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Justin Friends at Motorpoint Arena Cardiff in Cardiff on Wednesday 01 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Justin Friends live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

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Wolf Alice
The Globe

Ellie Rowsell Joel Amey Theo Ellis and Joff Oddie make up the alt‐rock band Wolf Alice who are again playing UK dates and appearing live at music festivals across the country. The four‐piece rock…

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Olly Murs
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Achieving second place on ITVs The X Factor in 2009 Olly Murs debut single named Please Dont Let Me Go hit the top spot on the UKs Singles Chart and his second single Thinking of…

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Lord of the Dance
St David's Hall

Lord of the Dance at St Davids Hall in Cardiff on Tuesday 07 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Lord of the Dance live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

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McBusted
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

British supergroup McBusted were formed ‐ unsurprisingly ‐ from successful boy bands McFly and Busted in 2013 and their original 11‐date tour increased to 34 dates throughout April and June 2014. The group have also…

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WWE Live
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

WWE Live at Motorpoint Arena Cardiff in Cardiff on Sunday 12 April 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…

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UB40 Ali Campbell
St David's Hall

UB40 Ali Campbell at St Davids Hall in Cardiff on Wednesday 15 April 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…

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Simple Minds
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Scottish rock band Simple Minds were at the peak of their popularity in the early 1990s. The band are thought to have sold more than 40 million albums world wide and are famed for 80s…

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The Blow Monkeys
The Globe

The Blow Monkeys at The Globe in Cardiff on Sunday 19 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Blow Monkeys live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

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Harlem Globetrotters
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters have been thrilling families and millions of fans for 88 years all the while innovating the game in exciting new ways. Last year the Globetrotters did something unparalleled in the…

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Ben Howard
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

2011 and has been a triumphant year for twenty‐three year old Ben Howard. With catchy single The Wolves he caught the attention of potential fans away from his growing fan base in Devon and Cornwall…

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Ryley Walker
Clwb Ifor Bach

Ryley Walker at Clwb Ifor Bach in Cardiff on Tuesday 21 April 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Ryley Walker tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

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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