A stilt-walking ice man juggler, ice skating demonstrations and a staged area with Christmas music will help kick-start festive fun at Swansea's Waterfront Winterland attraction later this week. The Museum Park attraction, which is opening for 2017 on Friday November 17 at 5pm, is organised by … [Read more...] about Waterfront Winterland
The largest mechanical puppet ever constructed in Britain, the moving, steaming, mechanical Man Engine, is set to visit Wales for the very first time next year. Announced today (13 October), the monumental Man Engine, which resembles a giant miner, will visit eight of south Wales’s most important … [Read more...] about Spotlight on Wales as Man Engine rises again
A BUMPER weekend of festive fun will kick-start Swansea’s Christmas celebrations this November beginning with the Christmas Parade. As well as Waterfront Winterland opening at Museum Park on Friday November 17, the Christmas Market will be back on Oxford Street from Saturday November 18, with the … [Read more...] about The Swansea Christmas Parade is returning for 2017!
Swansea is in the running to become UK City of Culture 2021 and we need YOUR HELP to make this happen! What is the UK City of Culture? UK City of Culture is a title awarded to a city in the United Kingdom for one year. During that year the city creates a programme of cultural events of local, … [Read more...] about Are you backing the bid?
Summer has come to Swansea, and what better way to enjoy the sun than with refreshing drinks and great food with your friends? Well good news – the German Bierfest is coming to Museum Park, Swansea on 3 – 6 August! You’ll be able to explore the German Village, enjoy a drink in the open air Bier … [Read more...] about The German Bierfest is coming to Swansea!
Swansea has taken a step closer to being crowned the UK City of Culture 2021, having made the shortlist to become the third UK city to boast the coveted title, following in the footsteps of Derry in 2013 and Hull, the current City of Culture 2017. The 2021 bid team, which includes Swansea … [Read more...] about WE… ARE… IN!
The piano’s hot for all that jazz… So too is the trumpet, sax, bass, drums… for Swansea International Jazz Festival is back! And with a great line-up of UK and international talent with a programme that truly brings something for everyone. The festival, now in its fourth year, runs from … [Read more...] about The piano’s hot for all that jazz…
Plus special guests All Saints Gary, Mark and Howard are bringing their 22 date Wonderland Live tour to Swansea’s Liberty Stadium this June to celebrate the launch of their new album, Wonderland. Renowned for their incredible live shows, for the first time ever this tour will feature their … [Read more...] about Take That
This years Airshow is now just 1 month away and the final display schedule is starting to take shape. A British plane that was extensively used during the first two years of the Second World War is the latest to be confirmed. The Bristol Blenheim has been added to the line-up for our free event, … [Read more...] about Download the Wales Airshow APP
George Ezra today announced his ‘TOP SECRET Tour’, a two week jaunt around the UK and Ireland kicking off in Belfast on 26 May including a date at Swansea's Brangwyn Hall. He will debut brand new songs for the first time across ten gigs at intimate venues. Pre-sale begins 9am, on April 5 (sign up … [Read more...] about George Ezra comes to The Brangwyn