Featured Events

Cardiff Festival

This summer enjoy all that Cardiff has to offer with our series of diverse and inclusive events that take place across the city during the summer months.Enjoy popular family entertainment, bright parades, open-air theatre, world-class sporting events and much more.


Upcoming Events

  • The Big Gig

    Cardiff’s most credible music talent competition, Big Gig returns for a sixth year this summer as part of the cities Cardiff Festival, and 2016 looks set to be another hit for the Welsh talent search. The semi finalists have now been announced, and you can join us in Clwb Ifor Bach on Wednesday the 22nd, […]
  • Everyman Festival

    The Everyman Open Air Theatre Festival 2016 is back with six different shows to excite and thrill this summer in the heart of the city, at Sophia Gardens. Into the Woods, 23 June – 2 July ‘Allo ‘Allo, 7 July – 16 July Romeo & Juliet, 21 July – 30 July Disney’s Peter Pan Jr, 23 […]
  • Hijinx Unity Festival

    Stunning performances of theatre, dance & circus will fill Cardiff this July as part of the Hijinx Unity festival. Performers from around the world will come together to celebrate inclusive & disability arts. Festival highlights include classic Swedish theatre, fiery flamenco dancing, an homage to Frida Kahlo, ‘Meet Fred’ a comedy show in association with […]
  • Tafwyl 2016

    Tafwyl is Cardiff’s annual Welsh language arts & culture festival…a huge Welsh party for everyone! Tafwyl Festival’s main event will be held once again in the stunning grounds of Cardiff Castle on the 2nd & 3rd July 2016. As always the festival will be bringing the biggest names in Welsh arts, culture and sport to […]
  • Cardiff International Food & Drink Festival

    The city’s original celebration of street food and home grown produce promises to be a mouth-watering paradise for families and food lovers. As Wales’s biggest free food festival, the event boasts over 100 local, national and international producers and continues to be one of the most popular highlights of the Cardiff Festival summer-in-the-city events programme. […]