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

25
MAY
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
The Princess Royal Theatre

50th Anniversary TourDirect from its success in Londons West End a SOLD OUT UK tour and standing ovations at every performance The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back Using huge projection photos and original film footage this 50th Anniversary Celebration also features…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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28
MAY
No Tomorrow feat. FooR
Fiction & Vinyl, Swansea

Everyone’s favourite Bank Holiday Sunday event returns... Fiction superclub are proud to present No Tomorrow Taking over Swansea’s main room this Sunday will be South Coast superstar DJs – FooR FooR are a group of producers musicians and DJs that over the…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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09
JUN
Dragon Tour
Margam Park

2017 will see the return of the Dragon Tour after its successful introduction in 2015. A three day cycling challenge the Dragon Tour takes in some of Wales finest riding. In addition to riding the famousDragon Rideon Sunday 11th June you can…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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09
JUN
Richard & Adam
The Princess Royal Theatre

Since their appearance on Britains Got Talent the brothers have gone on to have huge chart success with their debut album The Impossible Dream spending four consecutive weeks at No.1 in the album charts making it the longest running No.1 of 2013…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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11
JUN
Dragon Ride L'Etape Wales by Le Tour de France
Margam Park

Dragon Ride LEtape Wales by le Tour de France is one of the most iconic sportives in the UK and has been selected by ASO as the perfect representation of the worlds most famous cycle event offering the same Tour de France…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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01
JUL
Wales Airshow 2017
Swansea Bay

Breathtaking aerobatic displays state‐of‐the‐art aircraft and vintage planes from the past will again be thrilling hundreds of thousands of visitors in the skies above Swansea this summer.Over 200000 people packed the seafront last July to enjoy displays including the Red Arrows a…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01792 637300
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20
AUG
'Milkshake! Live' The Magic Story Book
The Princess Royal Theatre

Starring Milkshake favourites Bob the Builder Little Princess Noddy Fireman Sam Shimmer & Shine Pip from Pip Ahoy Winnie and Wilbur Wissper Milkshakes very own Milkshake Monkey and two Milkshake presenters this all singing all dancing musical masterpiece will take audiences on…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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20
AUG
Milkshake Live! The Magic Story Book
The Princess Royal Theatre

Starring Milkshake favourites Bob the Builder Little Princess Noddy Fireman Sam Shimmer & Shine Pip from Pip Ahoy Winnie and Wilbur Wissper Milkshakes very own Milkshake Monkey and two Milkshake presenters this all singing all dancing musical masterpiece will take audiences on…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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20
AUG
Milkshake! Live 'The Magic Story Book'
The Princess Royal Theatre

Milkshake Live The Magic Story BookStarring Milkshake favourites Bob the Builder Little Princess Noddy Fireman Sam Shimmer & Shine Pip from Pip Ahoy Winnie and Wilbur Wissper Milkshakes very own Milkshake Monkey and two Milkshake presenters this all singing all dancing musical…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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21
SEP
Derek Acorah
The Princess Royal Theatre

A successful British medium and enthusiast for all things paranormal Derek Acorah currently enjoys his own show on Sky Real Lives and is known for his sometimes controversial role on Most Haunted. Inspired to look…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
SEP
Walking for Woofs Margam Park
Margam Country Park

Walking for Woofs is launching at Margam Country Park on the 24th September 2017. Its a chance to take your dog on an exciting countryside walk and raise money for Cruelty Watch.There will be two different routes that you can choose from…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02087 983875
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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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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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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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