What's on inYnysybwl

Welcome to Ynysybwl

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

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Forthcoming events in Ynysybwl

24
MAY
Busted
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Busted at Motorpoint Arena Cardiff in Cardiff on Tuesday 24 May 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Busted live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
MAY
Ladies Night
Pryzm

Ladies night is back... Get the girls together and join us for a night of male entertainers and drag queen comedy Tickets are also valid for your entry into the club afterwards Admission Information: £5.00 first release standing ticket£8.00 standard ticket£10.00 seated…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07734 805817
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29
MAY
FREE Choral Classics Recital
Wales Millennium Centre

Sussex Voiceworks will present a fantastic feast of popular Choral Classics as part of a Recital Series at the end of May featuring popular works by Gibbons Bach Mozart Handel Karl Jenkins and Bob Chilcott. Music lovers are warmly invited…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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29
MAY
OMG! Feat. WSTRN
Pryzm, Cardiff

Performing their monster hit In2 expect an electric performance in Cardiffs main room from WSTRN If you were at the last one you will already know that this is the only place to be on a Bank Holiday Sunday PRYZM: The main…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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29
MAY
Rich Cottell
Cardiff Glee Club

Rich heads out with band and second UK tour promoting his new album …

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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01
JUN
Sara Pascoe
Cardiff Glee Club

Sara Pascoe is a human animal and so are you. The show is a mixture of completely true stories about Tony Blair Oedipus Rex and the wildlife of Lewisham plus a load of stories that dont sound true at all about Jason…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
JUN
The Gauntlet Games Cardiff
Coedarhydyglyn

The Gauntlet Games is a hilarious obstacle course race coming to a park near you. To complete the challenge run 5k or 10k taking on a series of obstacles and challenges against real Gladiators Forget pain‐inducing runs and challenges the Gauntlet Games…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02030 928143
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04
JUN
Stereophonics The Vaccines
Cardiff City Stadium

Stereophonics The Vaccines at Cardiff City Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday 04 June 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Stereophonics The Vaccines tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
JUN
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 Cardiff 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: 12.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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11
JUN
Rod Stewart
Cardiff City Stadium

One of the most successful recording artists of all time Rod Stewart was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame way back in 1994. Awarded a CBE for services to music he…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
JUN
Caerphilly 10K 2016
Crescent Road

With 2000 runners of all abilities descending on Caerphilly from across the country to enjoy the event we are looking to the 2016 event to be bigger and better as over 2500 participants and as many spectators gear up to line the…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02920 880011
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19
JUN
Cardiff Sanlam Go Dad Run 5K and 10K
Bute Park

.Go Dad Run was created in 2013 by former world champion athlete Colin Jackson to raise awareness of and funds for Prostate Cancer UK.The 2016 Go Dad Run 5K and 10K races in Cardiff will be staged in Bute Park on the…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02081 440797
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20
JUN
Barry Manilow
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

For a veteran such as Barry Manilow taking it easy may seem an acceptable idea. However this isnt on the horizon for the Billboard friendly legend. Manilow released his Super Hits album in April…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
JUN
Bill Bailey
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

One of the funniest live comics doing the rounds Bill Bailey manages to combine comedy and music to perfection. Following on from last years sell‐out shows Bill has announced his new tour for his…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
JUN
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…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
JUL
Andrew Lawrence
Glee Club Cardiff

Subversive and intelligent comedy from star of Live at the Apollo and BBC Radio 4 sitcom There Is No Escape. His sixth UK tour in consecutive years an evening of honest fearless and uncompromising stand‐up. No joke is unacceptable. No subject off‐limits.…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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07
JUL
Cardiff Corporate 5K Run Challenge
Bute Park

.Run for Cardiff City or run for Cardiff Bay. Its completely up to you which location you want to support Its all about bringing businesses together creating a competitive spirit and supporting a great cause. The run takes place in Bute Park…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02081 440797
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13
JUL
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…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
JUL
GeckGo Fest Extreme Sports & Live Music Festival
Parc Penallta

If youre into your extreme sports then youre not going to want to skip Geckgo Fest 2016 with hours of live music and loads of extreme things to do your bound to have a great time. Set up camp and enjoy two…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07780 462810
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16
JUL
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…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
JUL
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…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
AUG
Madness
Cyfarthfa Castle

British popska band Madness saw their major success and popularity in the mid 1980s. Members include Graham Suggs McPherson Mike Barson Lee Thompson Chris Foreman Mark Bedford Daniel Woodgate and Carl Smyth. They were famed…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
SEP
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…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
SEP
Isy Suttie
Cardiff Glee Club

Award‐winning comedian writer songwriter and actress tours her brand new show. Copies of Isys new book The Actual One will also be available for purchase on the evening during a signing session after the show. …

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
OCT
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…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
OCT
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…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
OCT
Elis James & John Robins
Glee Club Cardiff

The Elis James & John Robins Experience Oners Retro Oners PCDs Finally a chance to truly taste the vibe Elis James and John Robins take their hit podcast on the road 14‐16 year old must be accompanied by an adult with ticket…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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15
OCT
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…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
OCT
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Emerging back in 1988 the original and credible Floyd act TAPFS has been getting bigger and better ever since. The band were described by Floyd drummer Nick Mason on BBC 5 Live as Very…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
OCT
Hal Cruttenden
Glee Club Cardiff

Host of Live At The Apollo and star of Radio 4 the great Hal is back ranting about the real evils of the modern world ‐ over sharing on social media and the 5:2 diet. The more he complains the funnier…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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Tourist Attractions


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…

Rhondda Heritage Park

Why not drop in the Visitor Centre and here you will find an indoor reconstruction of a period Village Street displaying the domestic and commercial life of the valleys.The reconstructed 1950's village street houses three period shops and a cottage giving visitors the opportunity…

Winding House

The Winding House building is approximately 140 years old and is the only original Victorian building remaining on Victoria Dock. It stands as an impressive reminder of what Victoria Dock once was and is a focal point on entering the Dock. Inside this striking building you can unearth…

Aberdare Golf Club

Aberdare Golf Club ‐ golf course in Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01685 871188 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aberdare Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Aberdare Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Aberdare Swimming Pool in Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan. Contact venue on 01685 874252 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Apollo II

Apollo II Nightclub in Porth, Mid Glamorgan. Contact venue on telephone number 01443 682400 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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