It may feel as though Easter was only last week, but it’s already time to get planning for another action-packed school break! We at Enjoy Swansea Bay have plenty of events and activities going on all week long, sure to keep the whole family entertained no matter what the weather.. Blackpill … [Read more...] about Enjoy May Half Term!
Art and Craft
Easter Bank Holiday weekend opening times
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
Picasso work to star at re-opened Glynn Vivian
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
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
Glynn Vivian – Re-opening Parade
The Glynn Vivian reopens on Saturday 15 October and to mark the start of the opening weekend celebrations, the Gallery has been working with seven artists to prepare a grand Opening Parade and walking procession to welcome everyone back to Glynn Vivian and into the new building. On Saturday 17 … [Read more...] about Glynn Vivian – Re-opening Parade
‘No Book Ever Ends…’
This year marks 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl, the World’s No.1 storyteller (at least we think so!). Best known for writing popular children’s stories like The BFG and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Roald Dahl was also a spy, ace fighter-pilot, chocolate historian and medical … [Read more...] about ‘No Book Ever Ends…’
The Festival of Stitch is here!
The Festival of Stitch is finally here, and in our final guest blog, we're taking a look at what's in store over the next few weeks! The Festival weekend of the 13th and 14th August will be a very busy one. Along with the Street Art and Exhibitions there will be a great Makers Market in a marquee … [Read more...] about The Festival of Stitch is here!
All ready to go!
All our buttons are up and we hope the people of Swansea will be wondering what the pink buttons are all about! We were very fortunate to have a table within the Quadrant Shopping Centre last week and some of the people we talked to had noticed the few buttons we had put up on the 18th July. Now we … [Read more...] about All ready to go!
Street Art Stars
Swansea will soon be transformed with Street Art as a two week extravaganza of stitch takes place in the city between the 5 – 19th August. A range of groups have already been busy stitching, weaving, dyeing and sewing in preparation for the Festival of Stitch and here’s a taster of what people … [Read more...] about Street Art Stars
Enjoy Swansea Bay this Summer!
School’s out for the summer, but don’t panic, there are plenty of fun activities taking place across Swansea to keep your little (and not so little!) ones entertained. From films on our outdoor big screen and craft workshops, to festivals and sports, we guarantee you’ll find plenty to keep whole … [Read more...] about Enjoy Swansea Bay this Summer!