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

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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18
NOV
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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