A special community event with a festive twist has been organised for those struggling with hearing difficulties in Cardiff. Award winning Ely-based audiology specialists, Cardiff Hearing, are holding their inaugural Christmas 'Jingle and Mingle' drop in event on Monday 11th December (1.30pm - 4.30pm), providing attendees the opportunity to engage with hearing care specialists in a relaxed and informal setting. The free-of-charge event, which is being hosted at the historic Insole Court in Llandaff, will be attended by audiologists and ear care professionals from Cardiff Hearing. They will be providing ear health checks, free advice and support and servicing hearing aids in readiness for the festive season. Also in attendance will be charities Hearing Dogs for Deaf People and Hearing Link, along with a showcase of some of the latest hearing aid technology. Pre-register your place now.
The Sensational 60's Experience is a musical phenomenon and festival full of nostalgia. The show with the definite feelgood factor will transport you back to that magical decade that was the 1960’s. Whether you come to relive your childhood memories or you just simply want to see what your parents have been raving about for all these years, this is the show to see. These legends of the 60’s will deliver to you a night never to be forgotten. Starring Dozy Beaky Mick & Tich, The Trems (Former members of The Tremeloes), The Fortunes, The Swinging Blue Jeans and Vanity Fare. Full of timeless classics, hits include The Legend Of Xanadu, Storm In A Teacup, Hippy Hippy Shake, Silence Is Golden, Hitchin A Ride, plus many more.
Gearing up for another monumental chapter, British superstar Paloma Faith returns with the release of her brand new single and video 'How You Leave A Man.’ The single precedes the 16th February release of Paloma's sixth studio album 'The Glorification of Sadness' via RCA Records. Paloma shared the news of her new album release date and inspiration with a personal note to her fans, letting them know she was "…Looking forward to sharing this new era."
The Gin and Rum Festival will be returning to Cardiff for 2024 in a new venue, Cardiff City Hall, on Saturday, 20th April. The 18+ event will have two available sessions (12:30pm and 6:30pm) for you to join in on the fun, and discover a unique experience that celebrates the best of Gin and Rum! You will be spoilt for choice with over 120 of the best liquors on the market, including the best of British, spirits from around the world and a huge range of flavours. Hand-picked products will offer customers the chance to discover the highest quality gins and rums, many of which are exclusive to the Festival. Other UK locations the festival will be visiting include Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool and Swansea.
Michael McIntyre is back on stage with his brand new show MACNIFICENT! Much has happened in the five years since his last tour and Michael will be making mirth from the madness of it all. Michael is the host of two of the BBC's most successful entertainment shows, the BAFTA-winning Michael McIntyre’s Big Show and The Wheel, which he devised and also hosts for NBC in America. His previous tours have sold over four million tickets and broken box-office records around the world. Michael's return to stand-up is not to be missed! Over 14's only.
For the first time in the shows history, Ultimate Strongman brings the UK's Strongest Man 2024 to the mighty Welsh capital, Cardiff! This iconic show has been a household viewing staple for 20 years, bringing the most mind-blowing, exciting strongman event you've ever seen! Strongmen from all 4 nations, 2 gruelling days of crazy strength tests, mesmerising lights and pyrotechnics, watch the UK's strongest men battle it out! It's a show you and the rest of the family won't want to miss! Free entry to children under 2.
After the success of his fastest ever-sell-out show at Cardiff Castle in 2023, Fisher will make a triumphant return to the Welsh capital with a headline gig at Bute Park on Saturday, 8th June 2024. The internationally acclaimed Australian DJ is gearing up for a packed 2024; his exclusive appearance in Cardiff will be one of only three headline performances in the UK, making it a must-see event for fans and music enthusiasts. With an expected attendance of 15,000 fans, Fisher at Bute Park is set to be a colossal celebration of music, energy and entertainment. 18+ only.
The Manic Street Preachers are to headline Cardiff Castle next summer alongside Suede, as part of a number of outdoor gigs in the UK. The Manics, originally from Blackwood in Caerphilly, will be playing at the iconic venue for two nights (Friday, 5 July and Saturday, 6 July 2024) with Suede, after they toured with each other in North America and Japan. Comprised of James Dean Bradfield, Sean Moore and Nicky Wire, the Welsh band have nearly 1 million monthly listeners on Spotify, and last played at Cardiff Castle in 2019. Suede, from London, are made of Brett Anderson, Neil Codling, Simon Gilbert, Richard Oakes and Mat Osman, and are currently working on their 15th album, a follow-up to 2021's The Ultra Vivid Lament. Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult.
International pop sensation Anne-Marie will headline Cardiff’s one-day festival DEPOT in the Castle on Saturday 27th July 2024. Anne-Marie is one of the world’s most-loved and successful, globally renowned pop stars of our time. Since bursting on the scene, Anne-Marie has become a multi-platinum and award-winning star with a string of chart-busting hits under her belt including ‘2002’, co- written by Ed Sheeran, ‘FRIENDS’ and ‘PSYCHO’ featuring rapper Aitch, and promises to bring an unmissable show live at Cardiff Castle next summer. Anne-Marie is an artist known for her playful songs, stunning vocals and infectious personality as showcased during her time as a coach on singing competition ‘The Voice’. 2024 will see Anne-Marie headline the seventh year of DEPOT in the Castle, which is based in the iconic surroundings of the castle grounds.
Michael McIntyre is back on stage with his brand new show MACNIFICENT! Much has happened in the five years since his last tour and Michael will be making mirth from the madness of it all. Michael is the host of two of the BBC's most successful entertainment shows, the BAFTA-winning Michael McIntyre’s Big Show and The Wheel, which he devised and also hosts for NBC in America. His previous tours have sold over four million tickets and broken box-office records around the world. Michael's return to stand-up is not to be missed! He will also be in Cardiff for four nights in May 2024! Over 14's only.
Comedy legend Mo Gilligan, well-known for being a judge on ITV's Masked Singer and Channel 4's Celebrity Gogglebox will be performing at the CIA next November as part of his Black British Takeover Tour. Tickets will go on general sale on Friday, December 9 however pre-sale tickets can be purchased on Wednesday, December 14. Age Restriction: 18+ Doors Open: 18:30
Essex-born singing legend Anne-Marie will be stopping off in the Welsh capital as part of her Unhealthy Club Tour. To date, the 32-year-old has achieved seven UK 'Top 10' singles (including 'Psycho' feat. Aitch, which features on the new album), two 'Top 3' albums and seven billion global streams. Most recently, Anne-Marie collaborated with David Guetta and Coi Leray on 'Baby Don't Hurt Me'. Pulling from all parts of her life, Anne-Marie's third album 'UNHEALTHY' offers us a sneak peek into her perfectly imperfect world. Penned over a period when she felt ready to revisit and try and make sense of a host of raw, past relationships whilst also learning to process positive new ones, the new album takes us on a journey from chaos to contentment. Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult over 18.
London-based dance group, Diversity, will be performing at the Cardiff International Arena on 12 November 2023 as part as one of their biggest UK tours to date. The group won Britain's Got Talent in 2009, leading them on to become one of the most well-know groups in the UK. They consist of Ashley Banjo, his brother Jordan Banjo, Perri Kiely, Sam Kraske and many others. Doors open at 1.30pm. Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult. Ticket prices start at £36.45 each.
In a shockingly shameless scam, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire was duped out of £1,000,000. Or was it? Rory Bremner stars as Chris Tarrant alongside Charley Webb, Lewis Reeves and Mark Benton in Quiz, the thrilling and entertaining ride through the infamous Coughing Major scandal which engulfed the world’s most popular TV quiz show. The story remains a mystery and had over six million people glued to their screens watching ITV’s adaptation of this West End smash hit play. Now, uncovering new evidence, it’s time to ask you, the audience, to put fingers on keypads and answer the ultimate 50/50: guilty or not guilty? Dates/times: Wed 18 Oct (2:30pm), Wed 18 Oct (7:30pm), Thu 19 Oct (7:30pm), Fri 20 Oct (7:30pm), Sat 21 Oct (2:30pm), Sat 21 Oct (7:30pm). Wed-Thu: £24 - £44. Fri-Sat: £33 -£47
Her Game Too W.F.C. has just launched its first ever football training centre, with the mission to create a friendly and welcoming space for women & girls of all abilities to learn and develop their skills in a judgement-free, low-pressure environment. It's 7pm session is aimed at women who already have some experience of playing and would like to work on their technique, fitness, or just make some new football friends! The sessions will cover all the fundamental football skills, with qualified coaches aiming to create sessions that challenge you at your level. Don't miss out on this chance to meet like-minded women who share your love for football. So, grab your boots (astros or moulds only) and join take part at Canal Parade for an evening of fun, fitness, and football. Get ready to unleash your skills on the pitch and make lasting memories with a fantastic group of women.
Fresh from his sellout show at The 02 Arena in March, British musical legend Dizzee Rascal is adding three new dates to the 20th anniversary celebrations of his groundbreaking debut album 'Boy In Da Corner'. The electrifying show, which sees Dizzee perform the album in its entirety, followed by all his bassline hits such as ‘Bonkers’ and ‘Bassline Junkie’, will be coming to the Utilita Arena Cardiff on 7th October 2023. Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult.
Cardiff charity City Hospice has announced that its annual Sparkle Walk will take place this September, where friends, family and colleagues are being invited to take part. The 10km night-time walk, which will go ahead on 29 September, will go towards remembering loved ones and raising vital funds for patients with life limiting illnesses and their families. The walk's route commences within the stunning surroundings of Insole Court in Llandaff, before journeying through Llandaff and into Whitchurch, where a meaningful stop at City Hospice will be made and tea, coffee and cake can be enjoyed. Upon leaving City Hospice, the walk will continue heading back towards Insole Court where you will be greeted with a well-deserved medal. *Price stated below based off one adult ticket
One of Britain's favourite comedians will be returning to the Cardiff International Arena on Wednesday, 20 September, just over two months after his previous run of shows at the venue. Jack Whitehall is a well-known name amongst most household in the UK for his starring role in the series Bad Education and his documentary, Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father. After starting his career on TV, Jack then gained popularity as a stand-up comedian touring all around the world. He is also a three-time winner of the 'King of Comedy' award at the 'British Comedy Awards'. Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult over 18.
The cast of the popular BBC sitcom, Mrs Brown's Boys, are to return to the stage once again for their 2023 UK tour, including two dates at the Cardiff International Arena on 15 and 16 September. Starring the magnificent Brendan O'Carroll (playing Agnes Brown), the 'Mrs Brown Rides Again' tour will take place in other UK cities such as Glasgow, Manchester and Edinburgh. Mrs Brown's Boys has won a number of awards in the past since its first episode in 2011, including five BAFTA's and four National Television Awards. On 16 September, two separate shows will run at 14:00 and 19:30. Contains adult humour. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult 18+.
The 80's was all about high energy and innovation, which produced some of the most memorable bands and styles of all time. Every band strived to be different and hardly any sounded the same, making most hit records instantly recognisable from the first few seconds. The 80's Show covers as many of these eras as possible and has gone to monumental lengths to get all the sounds and music absolutely perfect to take you on a journey of Nostalgia to the golden days when it was all about FUN. Featuring only the best musicians and singers around with female sax and percussionist this band are hard to tell the difference from the Record. Add to that an amazing light/video/laser show, you can sing and dance away to the massive hits of Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Duran Duran, Whitney Houston,Tears For Fears, Madonna, Spandau Ballet, Kim Wilde and many more.
Following two smash hit West End seasons, a record-breaking run at The Other Palace and winning the the WhatsOnStage award for Best New Musical, Heathers The Musical, the black comedy rock musical based on the eponymous 1988 film, embarks on a new national tour, including 8 shows in the space five days at the Wales Millennium Centre. Westerberg High's Veronica Sawyer is just another nobody dreaming of a better day. But when she joins the beautiful and impossibly cruel Heathers and her dreams of popularity may finally come true, mysterious teen rebel JD teaches her that it might kill to be a nobody, but it is murder being a somebody. British Sign Language (BSL) performance - 24th August @ 7.30pm. Under-16s must be seated with an adult aged 18 or above.
As they begin final preparations for the 2023 Rugby World Cup, Warren Gatland’s side will take on England in Cardiff on Saturday, 5 August. Following the fixture, Wales will travel to Twickenham for the reverse the fixture, before returning to the Principality Stadium to face South Africa. Wales and England have contested a total of 139 rugby test matches since their first meeting in 1881, with England having won 67 of those, whilst Wales having won 60. A £3 booking fee will apply for all tickets purchased, alongside a £1 digital ticket fulfillment fee which will be applied per transaction. Full details regarding digital ticketing can be found by visiting wru.wales. *Price based on one adult ticket.
The Original & BEST Live Dinosaur Show! Prepare to go on a JURASSIC adventure! Meet intrepid EXPLORERS, fascinating PROFESSORS & the bravest of RANGERS as they take you on a journey through Jurassic Earth, introducing their herd of the most incredible Dinosaur species to have ever lived! Bring your biggest ROAR and your fastest feet as you take Rangers Danger's masterclass to become an Official Dinosaur Ranger – gaining the skills you need to come face-to-face with dinosaurs. There is an unmissable opportunity to talk to a Triceratops, roar with a T-Rex, look up to a Brontosaurus, scream with a Spinosaurus and run from a Raptor. Featuring roaming, state-of-the-art animatronic life-like Dinosaurs in an interactive and exciting story-telling show, Jurassic Earth is a unique, immersive experience for all audiences! *On the day there will be two shows - 12pm & 3pm.
One of Britain's best-loved comedian James Acaster, 'One of comedy’s most original voices' (Evening Standard), will be visiting the Cardiff Millennium Centre for a total of four nights in late July and early August; 30th July, 31st July, 1st August & 2nd August. A whimsical master, Acaster has received acclaim from around the world, including a record breaking 5 consecutive nominations for 'Best Comedy Show' at the 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Edinburgh Fringe Festivals. The 38-year-old also has two hit podcasts "Off Menu", which he does with Ed Gamble, and 'Perfect Sounds', both of which are regulars on the iTunes top 10 List.
SOLD OUT! The fantastic Pontypridd-born Tom Jones will be performing in Cardiff this year, in what is his first headline show in his home country in 21 years. The 82-year-old is famous for his hits including 'What's New Pussycat', 'It's Not Unusual', 'Delilah', and 'I'll Never Fall In Love Again'. Sir Tom is indeed a living legend, one of the few musical artists whose profession began at the dawn of modern popular music who continues to have a vital recording and performing career to this day. At 82-years-old, Tom is still much in the public-eye, particularly well-known for his judging role in ITV's The Voice. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult ticket holder aged 18 or over. Doors open at 5.00pm, show starts at 7.30pm. Tickets go on sale at 10am on Friday, 10 February.
Cardiff's much-loved annual food & drink fete will return in July 2023, with a feast of festival favourites as well as first timers serving up delights fit for a king. Newcomers to the festival, which will take place from Friday 7th until Sunday 9th, include 'Let Them See Cake' with their range of sweet treats, 'Fat Bottom Welsh Cakes' at the Farmer's Market, whose range also includes some unique and unusual versions of the traditional bakestones, and 'Cascave Gin'. Other notable first-timers include 'Bao Selecta', 'Smokin Griddle' and 'MacDaddies Gourmet Mac and Cheese'. Also on offer across the three days will be live music from 'Siglo 6', 'Los Musicos', 'Avanc', Dionne Bennett, 'Taff Rapids Stringband', and 'Eden Roots Reggae Band'. Opening Times: Friday 7 July (12.00-22.00), Saturday 8th July (11.00 - 22.00), and Sunday 9th July (11.00 - 19.00). The festival is free to attend and no ticket is needed. Producers Fair and Farmers Market closes at 21.00 on both Friday and Saturday.
Westlife, one of pop music’s most influential boy bands, have confirmed they will headline at Cardiff Castle on Wednesday, 5 July 2023. Fans can expect to enjoy the band’s greatest hits “Swear It Again”, “Flying Without Wings”, “World Of Our Own”, “My Love”, “If I Let You Go”, “Uptown Girl”, “Hello My Love” as well as fresh pop anthems from their new album. Westlife was formed in 1998, and consists of Nicky Byrne, Kian Egan, Shane Filan and Mark Feehily. The group rose to fame with their debut international self-titled studio album “Westlife” (1999). The group have had 33 No.1 albums worldwide and received numerous accolades including one World Music Award two Brit Awards, four MTV Awards, and four Record of the Year Awards. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult over 18.
One of Britain's favourite comedians is going on a UK tour this summer, including a headliner at the Cardiff International Arena on Sunday, 9 July. Jack Whitehall is a well-known name amongst most household in the UK for his starring role in the series Bad Education and his documentary, Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father. After starting his career on TV, Jack then gained popularity as a stand-up comedian touring all around the world. He is also a three-time winner of the 'King of Comedy' award at the 'British Comedy Awards'. Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult over 18.
Celebrating its fifteenth birthday in 2023, City Voices Cardiff have always delighted audiences with their concerts offering a wide range of music from musicals to movies, and everything in between. This summer, they are offering the perfect party mix of chart-topping hits through the decades in TOP HITS 2: BEST SONG EVER. Songs from Aerosmith, The Spice Girls, One Direction, Muse, Rick Astley, The Beatles, Imagine Dragons, Tears for Fears, Toto, Billy Joel and many more will be included! This year, City Voices Cardiff have chosen City Hospice as their nominated charity, who have been providing community palliative care to the people of Wales' capital since 1984. Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult.
Fresh off the heels of their massively successful U.S. tour last summer, the 13-time GRAMMY award-winning, multi-platinum selling global superstars, The Chicks have recently announced their return to the global stage with The Chicks 2023 World Tour. The Country legends are an American band originally from the state of Texas, and are made of Natalie Maines, Martie Maguire and Emily Strayer. They will headline at Cardiff Castle on Tuesday, June 27 thanks to the team at DEPOT Live. Other UK cities that the band will be in are Glasgow, Dublin, Birmingham and Manchester. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult over 18.
Rag'n'Bone Man, whose real name is Rory Graham will be at Cardiff Castle on 25 June, 2023. The singer-songwriter announced in early December that he would be performing at the venue after he pulled out of Depot in the Castle in July 2022. His most popular songs include 'Human', 'All You Ever Wanted', 'Giant' and 'Skin'. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult over 18. (Max 3 Under 18s to 1 adult)
The health and care needs of a women change throughout their lives, with many issues affecting them in different ways; from periods to menopause, mental health to sexual wellbeing. Mum-of-three Mrs Julie Cornish, a surgeon who specialises in pelvic problems after childbirth, is founder and clinical director of The EveryWoman Festival taking place on Saturday, June 24, which will provide support and information in a relaxed social setting. There will be something for every woman, with seminars, workshops, health checks, a creative market and entertainment. Visitors can also wander around the charity stands to see what help and support is out there for them, and listen to guest speakers. Age 16+. Ticket includes entry to the festival as well as 1× seminar and 1× workshop. Event finishes at 5pm.
Former One Direction singer and world superstar Harry Styles heads to the Principality Stadium on two separate dates (20th + 21st June) as part of his 'Love On Tour'. In 2016, when Harry was just 16 years old, he auditioned for The X Factor, kick-starting his legendary musical career. Since then, the 28-year-old has gained two solo UK Number 1's, as well as seven Top 10's and ten Top 40's. His most popular songs include 'As It Was', 'Sign of the Times' and 'Golden'. Price of £99.46 based on lowest price. Ages 12+. Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult.
Popular American rock-band Blondie will be performing at Cardiff Castle this summer as part of their UK tour, which visits other cities such as Glasgow, London and Leicester. The US legends are comprised of lead-vocalist Debbie Harry, Chris Stein, Clem Burke, Leigh Foxx, Matt Katz-Bohen and Tommy Kessler. The group were formed in 1974 in New York, and have since become well-known amongst music lovers all around the world. In 2006, they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which celebrates the history and cultural significance of rock music. Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult over 18. A max of 6 tickets per person and per household applies.
Wales' biggest single day multicultural event will be back in Cardiff on 4 June, 2023. The Cardiff Mela is completely FREE to attend, and is a community and social cohesion event open to everyone, including all ages! This year's Mela will mark 17 years since the first Cardiff Mela event, back in the summer of 2006. It is more than music, dance, fashion and live performances. Amongst additional activities will be funfair rides, market stalls, mehndi artists, music workshops, kids activities, face painting, sports workshops and so much more! Previous main stage performers include Bombay Rockers, Imran Khan, H Dhami and Lehmber Hussainpuri.
American comedian Richard Hall will be coming to Cardiff on 31st May 2023 at the Glee Club. Hall first came to prominence as a sketch comedian in the 1980s, before going on to write and perform for a range of American networks. In the UK, he is well known for shows such as 'Stand Up For The Week', 'QI', 'Live At The Apollo', 'Comedy Gala Live At The O2' and 'Have I Got News For You'. Attendees must be 14 and over. 14s to 16s must be accompanied by an adult and carry photo ID.
Jack Savoretti is a singer/songwriter hailing from London, England who was born on the 10th of October 1983. Since his debut in 2005 he has released four studio albums and has had several hits on the U.K indie charts, becoming one of the most acclaimed songwriters of his generation. Jack will be performing in a huge one-off show at Bute Park on Sunday, 28 May 2023. Tickets go on sale on Friday, 16 December at 10:00am. Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult.
TwentySix, a recently opened street food venue at The Bone Yard in Canton, will play host to a fun dog themed event this May, which will feature market stalls selling all things "dog", free puppacinos for the Pooches and of course photo opportunities for our furry friends by The Costa Sisters. Street food, a fun agility course and dog play area will also be on offer. There will also be prizes for the best dressed dog on the day! Market open 12pm-5pm. TwentySix cafe bar open 10am-10pm.
The cast of BBC'S Strictly Come Dancing will be hitting the road this May, including a hit date at the Cardiff International Arena. Not just one, not two, but 10 of the world's best professional dancers will be performing as part of the exhilarating tour, which will visit other major UK cities such as London, Edinburgh and Liverpool. Dianne Buswell, Vito Coppola, Carlos Gu, Karen Hauer, Neil Jones, Nikita Kuzmin, Gorka Marquez, Luba Mushtuk, Jowita Przystal and Nancy Xu will all entertain audiences with dance and choreography at the highest possible standard. Don’t miss your chance to see these much-loved dancers coming together to perform in a theatrical ensemble that will simply take your breath away. Max of 8 tickets per person. Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult over 18.
Bake Off: The Professionals 2021 winner Andrew Minto will be making his way to the shipping container kitchen of TwentySix on 17 May - a recently-opened all-day venue based at The Bone Yard in Canton. Andrew, who not long ago started his own business called Minto's Patisserie, has created a bespoke menu for the occasion, which will bring fine dining and matching wines to TwentySix. Foods on the menu for the evening include Barbecued Prawn, Pork and Apple Pie.
Cardiff's iconic Principality Stadium will play host to the Wheelchair Rugby European Championship this year, from 3-7 May. Thrills, spills, and heart-pumping action are to be expected as this one-of-a-kind sport steps on to one of rugby’s most famous stages. Viewers will have the chance to witness five days of captivating action as Europe's top eight teams battle for the much-wanted gold and the chance to qualify for the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games. Multi-day tickets will offer excellent value for money, while those who will be coming along to their first wheelchair rugby event can take in a slice of the action from £10 for adults, with all under-16 tickets just £1. All tickets are sold as general admission tickets with no allocated seating.
Former X Factor semi-finalist and The Voice UK judge Olly Murs will be bringing his legendary vocals to Cardiff on both the 24 + 25 April, 2023 as part of his Marry Me Tour. Born in Essex, Olly was runner-up on season six of the X Factor in 2009, before later being signed to RCA Records and Sony Music in the UK, and Columbia Records in the USA. So far in his outstanding musical career, Olly has created 6 multi-platinum albums, 4 #1 UK albums, 4 #1 UK singles, gained 6 million spotify monthly listeners, 800 million Youtube views & sold 1.8 million tour tickets. His most popular songs include 'Troublemaker', 'Dance With Me Tonight' and 'Heart Skips A Beat'. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult over 18. Per order delivery fees may apply. Price of £74.75 based on 24 April gig.
Local band I AM DRUG will be at Cardiff's Tramshed on Saturday, 8 April, supported by Zinc Bukowski and Kikker. The post-apocalyptic art rock band are from the town of Barry, and made-up of Luker Koenig and Christian Sargent. The band hold a mirror to their audience and reflect back a distorted, fractured vision of their wildest fantasies and deepest fears. Ages 18+.
One of Britain's biggest recording artists, Billy Ocean will be coming to the Welsh capital for one-night on Monday, 27 March. Billy has sold over 30 million records to date, and has collected a pile of Gold and Platinum records across the world. In his lifetime, he has proved himself to be one of the most hardworking artists on the live stage, touring the world to ever-growing enthusiastic audiences. On the night, Billy will be supported by The Voice UK 2022 Winner, Anthonia Edwards. Doors open at 7pm. Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult. Prices range from £30.50 to £102 depending on seating position.
The comedian, born and raised in Bath, is one of the funniest in the industry. He is considered to be “one of the world’s top comedians” (Sunday Times). Howard will be performing at the Cardiff International Arena on both the 25th and 26th March 2023 as part of his huge UK tour. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult over 18.
SOLD OUT! I'm a Celebrity star and award winning comedian, writer, actor and podcaster Babtunde Aleshe will be performing at The Glee Club in Cardiff Bay as part of his Babahood Tour. The tour will be across the UK from autumn 2022 until May 2023, with extra dates added due to demand. Other cities Babatunde will be visiting include London, Glasgow and Birmingham. Over 16's only.
Live wrestling returns to Portland House, Cardiff Bay on Sunday, March 12. Slammasters Wrestling will be in the city for an early evening of wrestling action the whole family can enjoy! The current confirmed lineup for the show: Bowl-A-Rama, Greedy Souls, L A Taylor, Xia Brookeside, Nico Angelo, Jack Sellstrom, Mark Andrews, Flash Morgan Webster, Dani Luna, High & Mighty, Lizzy Evo, Man Like Dereiss, Kid Lykos, Doug Williams, ELIJAH, James Ellis, Mikey Fine, Luke James and Dangerous Danny Owens. Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult. Price of £15.00 based on an adult.
Singer-songwriter Tom Grennan was born in Bedford, and is now based in London. Tom first found fame as the guest vocalist on Chase & Status’s track “All Goes Wrong”. A Hottest Record on Annie Mac’s Radio 1 Show, the track gave Grennan the chance to cut his teeth in the Radio 1 Live Lounge and on BBC Two’s Later… with Jools Holland. Grennan's most popular songs include 'Not Over Yet' which he did with KSI, 'Found What I've Been Looking For', 'Little Bit of Love' and 'Lionheart (Fearless)'. He will be at the Cardiff International Arena on Saturday 11 March, 2023. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult. No refunds will be offered to under 14s who are not accompanied by an adult.
Cardiff musician Mr Bewlay will be performing at The Moon on Sunday, 5 March. The singer will be in the capital city as part of his 'Black Reason Tour', followed closely by other cities such as Bristol, Newport and London. He will then finish the tour back in Cardiff at Tiny Rebel Bar on 25 March. In the past, Mr Bewlay has played sold out headliner shows in prestigious venues such as Porter’s (Cardiff), Queens Hall (Narbeth) and Ill Repute (Bristol). Ages 18+.
Wynne Evans, the Welsh opera singer well-known for playing Gio Compario in the GoCompare TV adverts, will be bringing his incredible vocals to the stage of St David's Hall on Friday, 17 February 2023. The special concert will feature popular songs from Wynne's debut album, A Song in My Heart, of which reached Number 1 in the classical album charts. Evans will be performing an array of the most popular arias, musical theatre hits and popular classics, on stage with a live orchestra, choir and special guest vocalist. Prices range from £28 to £40. Under 16s - Half price.
SOLD OUT! Britain's Got Talent 2022 winner Axel Blake is heading to The Glee Club Cardiff for two nights, on the 7th + 8th February. Axel, from West London, is a stand-up comedian and rising star, who's charismatic and captivating comedy won the hearts and laughs of all BGT viewers last year, becoming Simon Cowell's Golden Buzzer. Axel's comedy is a truthful and observational style of stand-up built from personal encounters and his years of experience on the scene. Only ages 16+. Doors open at 7.00 pm. Last entry is 7.30 pm. To be added to the waiting list, email email@example.com.
Wales will host Ireland at the Principality Stadium on Saturday, 4 February in the opening game of the Six Nations 2023. In the last meeting between the two nations, Ireland beat Wales 29-7 at the Aviva Stadium, with a late try by Taine Basham allowing the Welsh team to get onto the scoreboard. Wales and Ireland have played a total of 133 rugby test matches against eachother since their first meeting in 1882, with Wales winning 70 of those. After this meeting, Wales' next match will be against Scotland at the Murrayfield Stadium the following weekend. £108 based on lowest price.
SOLD OUT! Lewis Capaldi performs his Broken By Desire to be Heavenly Sent tour at the Cardiff International Arena on 1 February, 2023. Lewis picked up the guitar at aged 9 and started writing songs shortly after. Now, his greatest song, "Someone You Loved" became the UK’s most-streamed song with a running total of 562m streams, from audio and video combined, takes it past Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You”.
One of the UK's most well-loved rock heroes have announced that they will be touring the nation along with the legendary Kentucky-based group Black Stone Cherry. Fans of The Darkness will be able to witness fantastic songs including their hit singles ‘I Believe in a Thing Called Love’ and ‘Love Is Only A Feeling’. Black Stone Cherry will be performing their biggest hits such as 'In My Blood', 'White Trash Millionaire', 'Like I Roll', 'Lonely Train' & 'Blind Man'. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult over 18. Price of £46.60 based on lowest price.
Mojo JNR has been described as “chilled out bedroom-pop at its very finest” by Clunk Magazine. Josh is the solo bedroom pop/folk rock project of Welsh singer-songwriter Josh David-Read. His most recent release 'Monaco' was played on BBC Radio 6 Music and BBC Radio Wales being described by host Bethan Elfyn as "perfect holiday vibes". Mojo JNR will be performing at the Clwb Ifor Bach on 27 January, 2023. Only for ages 18+.
"Pure. Simple. Classic." were the words of The Guardian. Shropshire born comedian Stewart Lee will be coming to Cardiff for two-nights, on the 24th and 25th of January. After a decade of ground-breaking high concept shows involving overarched interlinked narratives, massive sets and enormous comedy props, Lee enters the post-pandemic era in streamlined solo stand-up mode. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult.
The fantastic Dropkick Murphys perform their rescheduled February 2022 Cardiff show on the 20th January, 2023. The American band was formed in Massachusetts, America and consists of members Ken Casey, Matt Kelly, Al Barr, James Lynch, Tim Brennan and Jeff DaRosa. They will be touring their tenth full-length studio album, Turn Up That Dial, a record that punches you square in the face with a string of anthems. If you already bought tickets for the show last year, they’ll still be valid, so there's no need to buy any more! Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult over 18. Lowest price = £34.50
For those too young to remember the early 90s Manchester scene, this is your chance to hear Happy Mondays lead singer, Shaun Ryder talking about about his life, career & the music industry. You will also be given the opportunity to ask Shaun a question. Doors Open: 7:30pm. All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID.
EMF (Epsom Mad Funkers) are an English alternative rock band from Cinderford, Gloucestershire. The band's members are vocalist James Atkin, guitarist Ian Dench, keyboardist Derry Brownson, bassist Zach Foley, and drummer Mark Decloedt. In the early 1990's, EMF's debut single, "Unbelievable," had conquered the U.K. charts, and hit number one in the U.S. the year after. This event is for 14's and over. Ages 14-16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Winner of the National Tribute Music Awards "Official Elvis Show" and "No.1 Male Tribute" Rob Kingsley performs in A Vision of Elvis, a show that takes audience members on an epic audio-visual journey through time like never seen before. Helen Stothara from the York Mix praised the performance, saying: “It’s rare to see an Elvis tribute that can cover the whole range of years that Elvis performed, yet Rob managed it easily, both in looks and voice.” Starts: 7.30pm Interval: 8:30pm - 8.55pm Finish: 10.00 pm. These timings are provided as a guideline only and are subject to change.
Band State of Deceit will be joined by Nightlives, Collapse The Void, Black Water Chemistry and Nomad Lizard in a night to never forget. They will be at the Fuel Rock Club on 7 January, 2023. State of Deceit are based in Cardiff, and tend to blend the best of old school thrash and groove vibes with breakdowns and chunky riffage. Show for all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. COMPLETELY FREE ENTRY.
Afrodeutche and Horse Meat Disco will combine this New Years Eve at the Tramshed Cardiff. Afrodeutche is a British-born Ghanaian/Russian/German DJ based in Manchester. Her DJ style is a synthesis of Drexciyan and Underground Resistance-inspired selections, intercut with a variety of forward thinking UK techno such as Bola and Lego Feet. Horse Meat Disco is made of 4 members: James Hillard, Luke Howard, Jim Stanton and Severino Panzetta. They take inspiration from a diverse, counter-cultural history of clubs and DJs, as well as from the sprawling, ever-expanding musical collections of it's resident crew. 18+
The Bluebirds Boxing Day game will be against QPR at the Cardiff City Stadium. The opponents sit in a comfortable sixth place in the Championship table, meaning a win for Cardiff is very-much needed, with them sitting in 20th. When the two teams last met, the match finished 3-0 to QPR, during which defender Jack Simpson was shown a red card. Buy your tickets for the game now by clicking on, 'Buy Tickets'. Price of £25 based on an adult.
Well-known for her fantastic soprano voice, Charlotte Church is a singer, pop star, actress, television presenter, and political activist. Charlotte, born and raised in Llandaff, will be making a return to her home city in order to perform 'Charlotte Church's Late Night Pop Dungeon'. The show will be on the 21st December 2022 at DEPOT Cardiff.
Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s musical is expected to be in high demand during the Christmas season and New Year. Seen by over 120 million people worldwide in 52 different countries and in 22 languages, Les Misérables is very clearly one of the world's greatest musicals. It will run for approximately 2 hours and 50 minutes, including one interval.