Special events throughout year; medieval jousting, midsummer Shakespeare evenings, August Medieval Mêlée, Victorian Christmas. Sights, sounds, smells of Castle life of 700 years ago, colorful tents. Characters cook, weave, knights prepare for battle and cross swords; falconry displays, sword fighting school, archery, armour try-ons, and juggling classes.
Every second Saturday of the month WOOF - furry, friendly, flirtatious, fUN for bears, cubs, chubs, otters, admirers. Free entry all night; free shots, free bar snacks. Plus: every first Saturday/ month Leather & Rubber Night, dress code optional.
Early August, 2019, two weeks, 10am-5pm daily at Cardiff City Centre. Find wooden stalls located in Working Street and the Hayes area resplendent with colour and housing a wide variety of makers bringing you the best of their artwork, craft work, wine, liqueurs, chocolate brownies and delicious homemade french food. Some makers will also be demonstrating their work.
Late August, 2019, 5-11pm three-day Festival at City Hall Lawns, Cardiff City Center with live music and entertainment, plus funfair rides, market stalls, bars and food service. Celebrity host on the main stage. £5 entry each day. Saturday August 24th (TBC), 11am parade. See details at:
October 8-13, 20189. Celebrating LGBT+ film in Cardiff, Wales, UK with a six-day international film festival. The Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival awards the largest short film prize in the world - the prestigious £30,000 Iris Prize. Iris also runs LGBT+ outreach projects throughout the year in Wales and beyond.