South Wales Events - April & May


Spring is here! If you are travelling to South Wales there are plenty of things to keep you busy and if you haven't already planned your trip get some inspiration with our favourite events taking place in April & May.


RHS Flower Show

★ Friday 7th to Sunday 9th April 2017 ★ ★ Bute Park & Arboretum, North Road, Cardiff CF10 3DX ★

Attracting a record 24,000 visitors last year, the RHS Show Cardiff always prove a great kick off to the outdoor show season. Celebrating springtime, the show aims to encourage and inspire gardens, both newbies and old hands, to make the most of their outside space. With plenty of talks and demonstrations featuring some gardening tv personalities it's going to be a great weekend!

Urdd National Eisteddfod

★ Monday 29 May to Saturday 3 June 2017 ★ ★ Maes, Pencoed CF35 5LG ★

Attracting over 90,000 visitors every year, the Urdd National Eisteddfod is one of Europe’s largest youth touring festivals. Through the week, over 15,000 children and young adults compete in categories such as singing, dancing and performing, as a solo or in groups. To get the privilege of competing in the Eisteddfod, these young and talented people would need to compete in local and regional rounds first. Watch them perform in the pavilion in the centre of the Eisteddfod which seats 1,800 people. As well as watching the performances of children and young adults there will also be over 200 stalls for you to wander around, and activities galore for the family such as biking, climbing, funfair, live bands and celebrity children’s shows.