Five Must-See Shows At Newport’s Big Splash 2017

The summer holidays well and truly get underway this weekend as Newport welcomes back its annual Big Splash festival. This year’s free family street theatre festival will offer families lots to see and do Newport with a weekend of free family fun from the quietly intriguing to outlandish, there will be performances popping up inContinue reading “Five Must-See Shows At Newport’s Big Splash 2017”

Countdown to Newport’s Big Splash Festival 2017

Kicking off the summer holidays, on Saturday July 22 and 23, Newport will be welcoming back the Big Splash festival. This year’s free family street theatre festival will offer families lots to see and do Newport with a weekend of free family fun from the quietly intriguing to outlandish, there will be performances popping upContinue reading “Countdown to Newport’s Big Splash Festival 2017”

Countdown To 21st Maindee Festival

The 21st Maindee Festival takes place this Saturday July 1st with a theme of Maindee Grows Up. A free community arts festival, Maindee Festival brings together people of different ethnic and cultural backgrounds, ages, abilities and faiths for a happy, fun and creative day out. The Festival gets underway with a street parade that startsContinue reading “Countdown To 21st Maindee Festival”

Get Ready For The 28th Tredegar House Folk Festival

The 28th Tredegar House Folk Festival takes place in Newport  this weekend (May 12-14) and will feature a mix of free dance displays, concerts, ceilidhs, a real ale bar, children’s entertainer, music sessions, workshops, and costumed processions. The festival’s weekend of fun starts on Friday evening with Newport Folk Club’s concert presenting Union Jill and aContinue reading “Get Ready For The 28th Tredegar House Folk Festival”

Crobot Headline Brain Freeze Festival

Ebbw Vale’s second Brain Freeze Festival gets underway on November 25 and 26 and will welcome first night headliners American band Crobot, who will be taking a night off from a UK & European tour supporting Australian giants Airbourne to play the festival that is dedicated to emerging rock acts from around the world, andContinue reading “Crobot Headline Brain Freeze Festival”

Festival Of Remembrance To Feature Shaky and Military Wives Choir

Two of the country’s most successful chart-topping acts will be joining the line-up of this year’s national Service of Remembrance for Wales which pays tribute to all victims of conflict past and present. Welsh singer/songwriter Shakin’ Stevens will headline the 36th Festival of Remembrance festival at St David’s Hall, Cardiff on November 5. The DefenceContinue reading “Festival Of Remembrance To Feature Shaky and Military Wives Choir”

Contemporary Craft Fair’s Third Year In Cardiff

The third Made by Hand contemporary craft fair, runs at City Hall, Cardiff from October 28-30.New this year, following the huge success of The Pottery Showdown in June at The Contemporary Craft Festival, Made by Hand will welcome the finalists from the BBC’s hit TV show, ‘The Great Pottery Throw Down’ to Cardiff. This eventContinue reading “Contemporary Craft Fair’s Third Year In Cardiff”

Tenth Sŵn Festival Hits Cardiff This Weekend

This weekend sees the Gwyl Sŵn Festival celebrate its 10th birthday with scores of gigs in a dozen and more venues in Cardiff between October 21-23. Since it was started by organisers BBC Radio 1 DJ and TV presenter Huw Stephens and music promoter John Rostron in 2007, Sŵn (Welsh for ‘Noise’) has been aContinue reading “Tenth Sŵn Festival Hits Cardiff This Weekend”

Food For Thought At Newport Food & Drink Festival 2016

The Tiny Rebel Newport Food and Drink Festival 2016 gets underway this weekend with a range of exhibitors displaying a wide range of meats, cheeses, spices and preserves, breads, pastries, cakes and crepes, to pies, pasties, oils and sauces. Visitors can work up an appetite exploring the offering and activities, with plenty of refueling choiceContinue reading “Food For Thought At Newport Food & Drink Festival 2016”

More Delights For Final Day Of Abergavenny Food Festival

The third and final day of Abergavenny Food Festival is underway promising to round up an amazing weekend with even more talented chefs and producers. Visitors can expect more Artisan Kitchen School classes with some of the best in the industry including Green Saffron spice guru, Arun Kapil, top bakers, Chris Young and Alex GoochContinue reading “More Delights For Final Day Of Abergavenny Food Festival”

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