What's on inPorthcawl


Welcome to Porthcawl

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Porthcawl - 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 Porthcawl to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Porthcawl

29
SEP
Fiction Fridays presents Chris Hughes Love Island
Fiction & Vinyl, Swansea

Fresh from the Island Chris joins us for Fiction Fridays the biggest Friday night in townThree rooms of music one huge night outFiction: Commercial Chart and Dance with DJ Josh MorganVinyl: All things party and cheese with DJ G FunkMyu: RnB Hip‐Hop…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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30
SEP
Big Night Out Feat. Jaguar Skills
Fiction & Vinyl, Swansea

This Saturday we bring you the legend of the decks that is Jaguar SkillsJaguar Skills is a British DJ who has gained notoriety since 2002 for his eclectic multi‐genre cut‐n‐paste style Djing mixes. The DJ has released hundreds of mixtapes through various…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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04
OCT
Underground | Feat. Danny Howard
Fiction & Vinyl, Swansea

Presenter producer tastemaker influencer and all‐round champion of electronic music: welcome to the ever‐spinning world of Danny Howard live at FictionDrink Offers:£2.20 ‐ VKs Coors£3.00 ‐ Double Vodka and MixerAdmission Information:£2.00 entry before 1:00am £5.00 thereafterFancy upgrading to a VIP Package…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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06
OCT
Fiction Fridays | Feat. DJ Russke
Fiction & Vinyl, Swansea

Right now youre listening to DJ Russke...Russke is back fresh from performing at some of the biggest shows in Ibiza Ayia Napa and Marbella The most in demand Hip‐Hop DJ takes over Swanseas main roomVenue: Fiction & Vinyl Swansea The City Gates…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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07
OCT
Lecture: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Natural Health Service

Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +353864 114810
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09
OCT
Quids In | Feat. The Cheeky Girls
Fiction & Vinyl, Swansea

Every Monday well be playing your favourite chart cheese rb and house music with £1.00 selected drinks and £1.00 entry before midnightThis week performing all their hits we bring you the naughties pop duo The Cheeky GirlsVenue: Fiction & Vinyl Swansea The…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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10
OCT
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both a green and free solution so the charity urges the local community in Swansea to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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11
OCT
Underground | Feat. Kideko
Fiction & Vinyl, Swansea

Every Wednesday well be bringing you the best in house rnb chart and cheese Fiction & Vinyl rooms open for the whole summer with two rooms of choice.Dont miss Happy Hour 11:00pm ‐ Midnight All Drinks £1.50Venue: Fiction & Vinyl Swansea…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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25
OCT
A Night Of Dirty Dancing
The Princess Royal Theatre

A Night Of Dirty Dancing The Ultimate Tribute Show celebrating the greatest movie soundtrack of all time.Come and experience the brand‐new spectacular featuring all the hits from everyone's favourite dance movie Dirty Dancing in the…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
NOV
The Tiger Who Came to Tea
The Princess Royal Theatre

The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be What they certainly don’t expect to see at the door is a big stripy tiger The…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

18
NOV
Joe Brown solo - "Just Joe"
The Princess Royal Theatre

JOE BROWN SOLOThe First Nationwide Tour EverJoe Brown MBE is unique a genuine one off. With a history that spans music hall skiffle Rock N Roll Theatre Films TV Radio and even Circus his Grandfather performed with Buffalo Bill there arent many…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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23
NOV
Andy Fairweather Low
The Princess Royal Theatre

Andy Fairweather Low came to prominence as the lead singer in Amen Corner. The 60s saw them clock up hit after pop hit. Songs such as Bend Me Shape Me Hello Suzy If Paradise is Half As Nice are internationally remembered to…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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25
NOV
Leading Ladies Do Christmas
The Princess Royal Theatre

Following the resounding success of the 5 star rated Leading Ladies show in March 2017 at The Gwyn Hall Neath Leading Ladies are making their debut at The Princess Royal Theatre Port Talbot.This brand new show will follow the success of…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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01
DEC
Jack & the Beanstalk
The Princess Royal Theatre

After the roaring success of last seasons Dick Whittington this spectacular Pantomime team and Cast are back with yet another all singing all dancing sensational production. Returning Pantomime favourites J‐J and South Wales favourite Dame will join Jack Jill and…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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02
DEC
Jack & the Beanstalk Pantomime
The Princess Royal Theatre

After the roaring success of last seasons Dick Whittington this spectacular Pantomime team and Cast are back with yet another all singing all dancing sensational production. Returning Pantomime favourites J‐J and South Wales favourite Dame will join Jack Jill and…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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02
DEC
Jack and the Beanstalk Pantomime
The Princess Royal Theatre

After the roaring success of last seasons Dick Whittington this spectacular Pantomime team and Cast are back with yet another all singing all dancing sensational production. Returning Pantomime favourites J‐J and South Wales favourite Dame will join Jack Jill and…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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03
DEC
Jack and the Beanstalk
The Princess Royal Theatre

After the roaring success of last seasons Dick Whittington this spectacular Pantomime team and Cast are back with yet another all singing all dancing sensational production. Returning Pantomime favourites J‐J and South Wales favourite Dame will join Jack Jill and…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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09
DEC
Mr Zacoor's Magic Toy Shop
The Princess Royal Theatre

Mr Zacoors Magic Toy ShopCharlie Hubble is a little boy with a very big dream he wants to be a world‐class magician. So he saves up his pocket money to buy The Big Book of Magic for Trainee Magicians.Then on Christmas…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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09
DEC
The Magic Toy Shop
The Princess Royal Theatre

Charlie Hubble is a little boy with a very big dream he wants to be a world‐class magician. So he saves up his pocket money to buy The Big Book of Magic for Trainee Magicians.Then on Christmas eve he sets off…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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23
DEC
Dogs Don't Do Ballet
The Princess Royal Theatre

Based on the award‐winning childrens book by Anna Kemp and Sara Ogilvie this fabulous feel‐good show features music songs handcrafted puppets and Biff the ballet‐dancing dog Biff is not like other dogs. He doesnt do dog stuff like weeing on lampposts or…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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15
FEB
Milton Jones 'Is Out There' Tour
The Princess Royal Theatre

Milton Jones Is Out There Milton Jones Is Out There. No really out there and this time he hasnt just forgotten his keys. Hes holding up the mirror of truth to society and he can see right through it which means its…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01639 763214
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23
MAR
Jimmy Osmond 70's Jukebox Tour
The Princess Royal Theatre

Jimmy Osmond is bringing his 70s Jukebox show to The Princess Royal Theatre.This high energy show will include The Osmonds hits such as Love Me For A Reason Crazy Horses Let Me In Going Home & The Proud One along with his…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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19
APR
TJ Higgs - Psychic Medium
The Princess Royal Theatre

With her natural unique and accurate presentation TJ is today firmly placed as the UKs foremost psychic medium and her broad appeal allows her to support private readings live theatre appearances and events within the UK and internationally.As well as her appearances…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01639 763214
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10
MAY
Jason Manford 'Muddle Class' Tour
The Princess Royal Theatre

Phil McIntyre Entertainments by arrangement with Lisa Thomas Management Proudly presents: Jason Manford: Muddle ClassHes back Its been a busy few years for Jason since his last smash‐hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01639 763214
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11
MAY
An Ellen Kent Production: Rigoletto
Swansea Grand Theatre

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiRIGOLETTOThe masterpiece they tried to ban.Starring Vladimir Dragos and Iurie Gisca as Rigoletto.Featuring a magnificent golden eagle with a seven‐foot wingspan and two royal greyhounds.A…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01792 475715
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12
MAY
An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
Swansea Grand Theatre

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta.Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiLA TRAVIATAStarring the international…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01792 475715
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12
MAY
Sarah Millican 'Control Enthusiast' - EXTRA DATE
The Princess Royal Theatre

CONTROL ENTHUSIAST TourSarah Millican is not a control freak shes a control enthusiast. She even controls her own insults seeDo you arrange the nights out Are you in charge of passports on holiday Then so are youWhether youre sorting the tickets for…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01639 763214
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Tourist Attractions


Bowlers Ltd

Bowling at Bowlers Ltd in Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan. Contact venue on 01656655577 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Brackla Snooker Centre

SnookerPool Hall at Brackla Snooker Centre in Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan. Contact venue on 01656 657900 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Bridgend Designer Outlet

Bridgend Designer Outlet has over 90 designer and high street stores, all of which offer up to 60 off everday prices. Brands include Tommy Hilfiger, Lacoste, Jaeger, Clarks, Nike, Gap, Ted Baker, French Connection and Karen Millen. There's a unique mix of shops that cannot be…

Bridgend Snooker & Pool Centre

SnookerPool Hall at Bridgend Snooker & Pool Centre in Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan. Contact venue on 01656 650242 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Brigend Golf Complex

Brigend Golf Complex ‐ golf course in Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01656 647926 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Brigend Golf Complex golf courseclub.…

Carousel

Carousel ‐ Amusement Park in Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan. Contact venue on telephone number 01656766590 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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