Swansea Festival of Stitch Workshop: Becky Adams – Tues 9 Aug
Using textiles to express the arts, Becky Adams will help you to create a keepsake book, starting from a personal memory. All materials will be provided. To book a place, contact Lesley: [email protected]
Vale of Glamorgan Agricultural Show at Fonmon Castle – Wed 10 Aug
The show is the largest event in the Vale of Glamorgan, attracting 20,000 people from surrounding areas. It hosts more than 200 trade stands, a large craft fair and horticultural show, as well as a registered dog show. It also runs sheep and horse classes. The price range is £12 for adults, £10 for senior citizens, £5 for children (until 16) and there is a family offer (2 adults and 2 children) for £30.
Essential Llandaff Ghost Walk at City Cross, Cathedral Green – Thurs 11 Aug
Passionate about spooky walks? Then, this is your tour. Cardiff History and Hauntings host a tour at 9pm where you’ll be shown the spooky side of Llandaff. Remember, it is an outdoor tour, so wear suitable and comfy clothes! The price is £8.
Lego Experience at Bedwellty House & Park, Tredegar – Thurs 11 Aug
This special session runs for anhour and a half and focuses on the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Children will have the opportunity to develop their intuitive skills thanks to Lego Education workshops. The session times run from 10.30-12.00, 13.00-14.30 and 15-16.30, and the price is £8 for children.
This workshop gives you the opportunity to let your imagination fly and make incredible accessories based on the famous characters from Alice In Wonderland. It runs from 10.45am to 3.30pm and it’s suitable for new and experienced sewers. The price is £22.50 and includes a ticket to see the film.
The Wondercrump World of Roald Dahl at the Wales Millenium Centre, Cardiff – Fri 12 Aug – Sat 14 Jan 2017
This Friday the WMC goes Roald Dahl mad. There will be large interactive experiences to commemorate one of the most well-known Welsh writers. Also, some artifacts, which belong to the official Roald Dahl Museum and the Story Centre, will be shown, such as manuscripts and hand-written letters. Tickets range from £8- £9.
The Kickstart/ Terrace Session at Courtyard, Newport – Fri 12 Aug
Friday nights haven’t been the same since the Terrace Sessions came to Newport. Downstairs, you can listen to classic anthems while Mr Ifsta and all-star residents are up on the roof terrace.
Love ice hockey? Then don’t lose the chance to see the match between Cardiff Devils and Medvescak at 7pm this Saturday. Prices run from £15 for Adults, £11 for concessions and £7 for children.
100 years have passed since the Battle of Mametz Wood, one of the bloodiest of the First World War fought by Welsh soldiers. To commemorate the centenary, the National Museum shows the art and poetry that was created by those who witnessed the horror. Entry is free.
Would you like to take a Kune Kune pig for a walk? Well, here’s your chance! These friendly little animals will join you on your walk through the countryside. Once you’ve finished your walk, there’ll be refreshments in the smallholding a. Price for adults is £25 and for children it’s £10.
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