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
Swansea is a place that’s always bursting with fun, but come Halloween it just gets better with 4 ‘fangtastic’ events to thrill the whole family. Spooks in the City Spooks in the City returns to Swansea on Saturday 26th October for a Monsters’ Ball packed with ghoulish fun for all the monsters … [Read more...] about 4 fangtastic ways to enjoy Halloween
As part of Swansea’s 50th anniversary as a city celebrations, there’s something special in store on 5 November. This year’s annual Fireworks Display will take place over the waters of Swansea Bay - and it will be free! Traditionally held at the St Helen’s rugby ground, for one year only, … [Read more...] about Free Fireworks Display – Swansea Bay
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
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?
CHILDREN aiming to be a prince or princess for a day can have their very own castle to match if they head along to Oystermouth Castle later this month. Young visitors have the chance to come along as their favourite fairy-tale character at the special event on Bank Holiday Monday, August 26 that … [Read more...] about Calling all Princes and Princesses!
YOUNGSTERS aiming to be a bit crafty this summer can roll back the centuries at drop-in crafty workshops at Oystermouth Castle this month. Every Wednesday in August, children will get the chance to make their own medieval crowns, tiaras, badges or bookmarks inspired by the place from where the … [Read more...] about Medieval merriment in store at Oystermouth Castle
Yesterday we dropped into ‘Holiday Memory’ Puppets and Theatres Family Workshop at the Dylan Thomas Centre. Inspired by Dylan Thomas’ radio broadcast, ‘Holiday Memory’, there was lots of crafty fun going on, making puppets and theatres based on traditional seaside themes… For more information … [Read more...] about That’s the way to do it!