18 & 19 August | National Waterfront Museum On our busiest weekend we are so lucky to be have a wonderful group of Makers and Traders for our Market at the National Waterfront Museum, all with distinct Welsh flavour. Willow Moon Cottage: www.facebook.com/Willowmoon.Cottage.Crafts/ make … [Read more...] about Makers and Traders Market
Shop of Skills 18th and 19th August | Marquee in Princess Way, Swansea Our Shop of Skills is a chance to learn a new stitch skill in a two-hour lesson with a talented tutor and all for ‘free’. There is no charge for the lesson or materials and the tutor will guide three learners through the whole … [Read more...] about Little Shop of Skills
Our exhibitions are the cornerstone of Swansea Festival of Stitch where the talents of our local stitchers are available for everyone to see. The local groups, Swansea Quilters, Baywood Quilters, Itchyfingers Textile Group, Stitches Coven, Wednesday Stitchers, Swansea Embroidery and Textile Group … [Read more...] about Get prepared for something entirely different
Well, it is safe to say that summertime has definitely arrived in Swansea Bay! After a scorching Wales Airshow on the weekend, and with the long-range forecast anticipating the sunshine to stay, there is plenty to look forward to this July in Swansea Bay! Outdoor Theatre in association with … [Read more...] about Enjoy Swansea Bay this July!
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!
We’re excited to announce the addition of TWO MAJOR artists to the line-up for Club MTV’s Swansea event. Sigma and Nero will now be joining the long list of sensational artists descending on Singleton Park this September 24. Buy from Ticket Master Buy from Derricks … [Read more...] about Club MTV – It’s Gonna Be Big Swansea!
In addition to our city centre shops and festive markets, don’t forget that you can also pick up some lovely Christmas gifts at many of our fantastic attractions and cultural venues. If you've got tickets to an event or are planning to visit one of our venues with family / friends over the next … [Read more...] about Give something a bit different this Christmas…
Not going abroad this summer? It doesn’t matter – you can experience a tropical climate right on your doorstep in Plantasia. You won’t find many rainforests in the UK, but here in Swansea, we are lucky enough to have one right in the city centre! A unique indoor tropical haven, Plantasia … [Read more...] about Plantasia – A Welsh Tropical Paradise
It may be the summer holidays, but sadly it wouldn't be a true British summer without at least a couple of rainy days. However, we don’t care what the weatherman says, if the weatherman says it’s raining – you can still have a great holiday. Swansea is positively bursting with plenty of indoor … [Read more...] about Something for a Rainy Day
The first ever Swansea Sausage and Cider Family Festival takes place this Sunday (26th July) - and we really cannot wait! Singleton Park is all set to be transformed into the ultimate summer family festival - featuring live music, family entertainment, an extensive range of ciders and real ales, … [Read more...] about Swansea Sausage and Cider Family Festival