As Swansea waits to hear on our City of Culture 2021 bid, the Festival is bringing together some of the biggest and brightest talent from across the world of music and the arts in a two week celebration of culture from 29 September to 15 October 2017. There will be concerts in the Brangwyn Hall, … [Read more...] about Swansea International Festival is back for 2017!
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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!
Nominations open for the 2017 Family Friendly Museum Award. The award is the biggest museum award in Britain – and the only one where families decide the winner. Have you and your family enjoyed your visit to the Dylan Thomas Exhibition? Do you think we’re the most family friendly museum in the … [Read more...] about Nominate the Dylan Thomas Centre
Don’t miss out on any of the Mayday family fun in Swansea! Check out the opening times for all of our fantastic venues Bank Holiday Venue Opening Times … [Read more...] about Mayday Bank Holiday weekend opening times
Well, we don’t know about anyone else but all of us over here in Swansea Bay have definitely got our shades on this Easter. Whilst you may all be out and about making the most of the beautiful weather, are you really making the most of what Swansea Bay has to offer? Get some blood pumping Now is … [Read more...] about More than just Easter Eggs in Swansea Bay
Don’t miss out on any of the family fun in Swansea this Easter! Check out the opening times for all of our fantastic venues in Swansea Easter Bank Holiday Venue Opening Times … [Read more...] about Easter Bank Holiday weekend opening times
Flowers are beginning to bloom, the Easter bunny is on his way and British summertime is finally here. It’s time to make the most of Easter 2017 in Swansea Bay, with plenty of events and activities jam-packed full of holiday fun! Oystermouth Castle Start your Easter celebrations early with the … [Read more...] about Enjoy Swansea Bay this Easter!
February is here and there are some great events coming up in Swansea, and don’t miss a half term packed with activities and workshops! Dylan Thomas Centre There’s a packed week of activities in store at the Dylan Thomas Centre! Drop in every day between 10am and 4pm for self-led activities, or … [Read more...] about Enjoy half term
WORKS by two of the most famous artists of all-time will be on display at Swansea’s Glynn Vivian Art Gallery when it re-opens next weekend. The Studio by Pablo Picasso and Snow Storm by JMW Turner are among the paintings, sculptures, ceramics and other artworks available for public viewing from … [Read more...] about Picasso work to star at re-opened Glynn Vivian
Swansea International Festival is about to get underway with a packed programme offering over 30 diverse events in 16 days at venues around the city. Combining music, dance, ballet, comedy, drama, film, talks, visual art and family events there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Highlights … [Read more...] about Swansea International Festival