Five bands from Swansea will help set the festive tempo for this year's city centre Christmas parade. They will join hundreds of other local people in the parade on the evening of Sunday, November 17. They are: the 3 Welsh Wing Marching Band, Royal Air Force Air Cadets; the Loughor Town Band; … [Read more...] about Marching bands tuning up for Swansea’s Christmas parade
Get ready for marching bands, magical floats, festive film characters, Christmas inflatables and of course Santa and his sleigh, as they will all be making an appearance at this year’s Swansea Christmas Parade and Lights Switch On! The parade kicks off at the Dylan Thomas Centre at 5pm and will … [Read more...] about Swansea Christmas Parade and Lights Switch On
Whether your favourite superhero is Spiderman, Mario, Wonder Woman, or Aquaman; Captain Marvel, Supergirl or Buzz Light, they’ll all be waiting to meet you at the Superheroes event this Saturday from 4pm at Castle Square! They’ll look forward to having their photo taken with you and if you come … [Read more...] about Calling all Superhero fans
The 2019 Swansea Fringe isn't far away - let's take a look at what's in store with this week's guest blog from Joe Bayliss, one of the masterminds behind the festival! Across our 50 years as a city, there have been several incarnations of the Swansea Fringe Festival. In the 1980s it was a staple … [Read more...] about Be part of the Swansea Fringe Launch Party
While you are watching the Avengers try to save the universe on the Big Screen, why not enjoy a mouth-watering meal from the Street Food Market! From 4-8pm, you’ll find some of the best local street food traders offering everything hot and cold and sweet and savoury - there’s enough to … [Read more...] about Scrumptious Street Food at Superheroes Event
Come along to Castle Square on Saturday 5 October from 4pm and find out! The FREE showing of Avengers: Endgame will start at 4.30pm and will finish at approximately 8.00pm. The film is the culmination of the Infinity Saga and follows directly on from Marvel’s mega hit: Avengers: Infinity War … [Read more...] about Can the Avengers undo Thanos’ chaos?
BBC NOW Present a New Concert Experience! Classical Playlist: LIVE presented by BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales’ at the Brangwyn Hall on 5 October offers an alternative way to enjoy classical music. The event aims to deliver an accessible, enveloping experience that showcases a … [Read more...] about Up Close and Orchestral
Shellyann, winner of this year’s BBC music talent show, All Together Now, is gearing up to perform in front of her home crowd at BBC Proms in the Park in Swansea. Originally, from the Rhondda, but now living in Swansea, Shellyann Evans is set to wow the audience at the popular musical gala when … [Read more...] about All Together Now… for Shellyann!
Don’t miss out on any of the August Bank Holiday fun in Swansea! Check out the opening times for all of our fantastic venues August Bank Holiday opening times 2019 … [Read more...] about August Bank Holiday opening times
Returning this 3 – 6 October with the Swansea Fringe, Superheroes in Castle Square and BBC NOW Classical Playlist! This 3 – 6 October, the Swansea Fringe Festival returns for 2019 bigger and better than ever! This year we have 3 events making up the festival, with the 2019 Swansea Fringe … [Read more...] about The Swansea Fringe Festival 2019