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

16
JAN
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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17
JAN
Circus of Horrors Voodoo
Swansea Grand Theatre

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo.The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a sensational…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01792 475715
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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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01
MAR
Paul Potts - St David's Day Concert
The Princess Royal Theatre

Paul was an amateur singer who won the first Britains Got Talent show in 2007 by famously performing the aria Nessun Dorma from Giacomo Puccinis opera Turandot wowing the audience and judges.In 2013 his memoir One Chance was published as a companion…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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10
MAR
Monstersaurus!
The Princess Royal Theatre

MONSTERSAURUS This brand new show from the creators of Aliens Love Underpants is monsterously goodFollow the young inventor Monty as he creates a whole world of whacky inventions and incredible monsters but now he has made them all how is he going…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

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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18
APR
Paul Young
The Princess Royal Theatre

Paul Young was a soulful 80s chart‐topper best known for the hits Wherever I Lay My Hat Thats My Home Come Back and Stay Every time You Go Away & Love Of The Common People.With a career that spans from the creation…

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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20
APR
Les McKeown's Bay City Rollers
The Princess Royal Theatre

Les Mckeowns Bay City RollersBay City Rollers icon Les McKeown is back on tour bringing his fantastic show to The Princess Royal Theatre Les McKeowns Bay City Rollers promises to be a unique voyage back to the 1970s when Les and his…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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04
MAY
The New Jersey Boys
The Princess Royal Theatre

If you are a fan of The West End Show the Jersey Boys then dont miss the chance to see where it all began with The New Jersey Boys show.The New Jersey Boys takes you back to this magical time in music…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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02
JUN
Patrick Monahan
The Princess Royal Theatre

Identity cards Cool Britannia Drink and drugs and rock n roll were some of the trademarks of the 1990s but for the Teetotal and drug free Monahan it was cake and tea and R n BMonahan explores what life was like for…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01639 763214
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06
JUN
Danny Baker
The Princess Royal Theatre

My fellow VaudevilliansFollowing the extraordinary success of the Cradle To Grave tour I was asked to reconsider my initial statement that I would never undertake such a venture again. The applause of the public can be a seductive narcotic and weaker souls…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01639 763214
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10
JUN
Dragon Ride - √Čtape Wales
Margam Park

. Dragon Ride: Dragon Ride LEtape Wales is one of the most iconic events in the UK sportive calendar.Taking place from Margam Park in South Wales this official Tour de France sportive is as close to Alpine riding as you can get…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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27
JUN
Cilla & The Shades of the 60s
The Princess Royal Theatre

This stunning and elegant review of the life of Cilla Black soars its way through the 60s. Starring Liverpool born singer Victoria Jones as Cilla performing songs including Youre My World and Anyone Who Had a Heart while the Shades trio swing…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01639 763214
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15
AUG
Teletubbies Live
The Princess Royal Theatre

Big HugsThe iconic world famous Teletubbies in their first ever theatre show created especially for your little ones is finally hereJoin Tinky Winky Dipsy Laa‐Laa and Po in a show full of love and laughter as they explore the magical world of…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01639 763214
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20
SEP
Fast Love - a tribute to George Michael
The Princess Royal Theatre

Fastlove is packed with crowd pleasing anthems. From the Wham classics of the new pop revival to the chart‐topping success of the eighties album Faith. Plus the awesome tunes of the nineties and noughties including the irresistible Flawless.…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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20
SEP
Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael
The Princess Royal Theatre

Get ready for an unforgettable evening with a global superstar as he puts the Boom Boom into your heart in the all new production Fastlove A tribute to George Michael.Fastlove is packed with crowd pleasing anthems. From the Wham classics of…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01639 763214
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11
OCT
Jive Talkin' perform the Bee Gees
The Princess Royal Theatre

This charismatic ensemble boasts stars from TV and Londons West End and is fronted by real‐life family members Darren Gary and Jack Simmons making for an unrivalled vocal harmony blend.Backed up by a stunning band and live string section you will be…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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