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 9pm-4:30am 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.
February 29, 2020, 10:30am-4pm at Senedd, The National Assembly for Wales. Hear from: the man who first challenged the age of consent in the European Court 40 years ago, when he was 16; the LGBT+ migrants coming to South Wales; and the man who founded Cardiff GLF. Plus: hidden histories of Welsh politicians, trans Romans and lesbian industrialists; and get a selfie with a Suffragette.
August 8-22, 2020, two weeks, 10am-5pm daily at St John's Church area/ Cardiff City Centre. 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.
August 28-30, 2020, 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 29th, 11am parade. See details at:
October 5-10, 2020. 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.