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

Sarah Millican
St David's Hall

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Category: Miscellaneous

London Calling

Doors and media launch 7pm.Show 8pm‐10.30pm.After Show till late.Early bird tickets for the available until 18 JuneTickets:www.cardiffcabaretclub.comEarly bird £12. From 18 June £14. On the door £16.Staring:Queen of QueerlesqueRubyyy JonesDrag NightmareDis ChargeNeo‐drag ballerinaReginaOne of UKs funniest Burlesque performersPearl Grey.Also Featuring:Drag KingBarry IslandThe…

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The Maccabees
Cardiff University Students Union

After nearly eight years together The Maccabees are still going strong. This London based indie rock band has just released their third studio album named Given to the wild in January 2012 and it has…

Kaiser Chiefs
Swalec Stadium

Although best known through their seat in Alternative Musics class of 2005 Kaiser Chiefs originally began life as the less successful Parva in 1996. Their reinvention a decade later saw them take the country by…

Simply Red
Swalec Stadium

Simply Red announced their retirement in 2010 after 25 years of musical success. The British soul group fronted by Manchester‐lad Mick Hucknall are thought to have sold over 50 million albums world wide and entertained…

Years Years Party in the Parc 2016
Coopers Field

Years Years Party in the Parc 2016 at Coopers Field in Cardiff on Friday 12 August 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Years Years Party in the Parc 2016 tickets so weve done…

Barenaked Ladies

Canadian Alternative Rock band Barenaked Ladies have been together since 1998. Jim Creegan Kevin Hearn Ed Robertson and Tyler Stewart are collectively BNL or BnL to their fans. The band has achieved huge worldwide success…

Ronan Keating
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Best known for his work as one of the members of Boyzone Ronan Keating has shown many times over that he has the ability to make it on his own. His debut solo albon…

Jean Michel Jarre
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

French composer Jean Michel Jarre is famed for his exciting live musical performances incorporating light sound laser and fireworks. He combines ambient and new age sounds with electric syth‐pop. Visualaudio spectacles such as his laser…

Moose Blood
Cardiff University Students Union

Moose Blood at Cardiff University Students Union in Cardiff on Thursday 06 October 2016. 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…

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy at Tramshed in Cardiff on Saturday 08 October 2016. 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…

Romesh Ranganathan
St David's Hall

Romesh Ranganathan at St Davids Hall in Cardiff on Saturday 15 October 2016. 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…

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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,…


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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