Events Around Rhondda Cynon Taf

Today to Mon 7 Jan 2019, closest first.    

More details - Ad-lib Productions Present Jack And The Beanstalk Family Panto 2018
The Younger Members of Ad-Lib Productions are excited to announce and proudly present their 2018 Pantomime Jack And The Beanstalk. Taking place at Merthyr Conservative Club, Masonic St, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8DW Tickets are just £4.50 Adults and £3.
Merthyr Conservative Club, Masonic St, Merthyr Tydfil
Wed 12 Dec and Thu 13 Dec

More details - Merthyr Farmers Market
Merthyr Farmers Market is held from 10am to 2pm on the first and third Friday of the month in the pedestrianised town centre on the main High Street between HSBC Bank and WH Smith. Here at Merthyr Farmers Market we sell homegrown, homemade & handmade produce, produced by local people.
Merthyr Tydfil/Merthyr Tudful Merthyr Tydfil
Fri 21 Dec, Fri 4 Jan 2019, Fri 18 Jan 2019, Fri 1 Feb 2019, Fri 15 Feb 2019

More details - Dyffryn Gardens - O Christmas tree...
Discover our brand new Christmas trail, explore our gardens and see 12 alternative Christmas trees, each one telling a different part of Dyffryn’s story. We’re celebrating the history of the Dyffryn Gardens estate with unusual and unique Christmas trees.
Dyffryn Gardens
Tue 1 Jan 19 to Sun 6 Jan 2019

More details - River of Light Lantern Workshops
As we enter the Christmas season, why not enjoy some FREE family fun time and bring the children along to make an extra special festive lantern ready for the River of Light Lantern Parade through Caerphilly Town Centre on Thursday 20th December.
Caerphilly South Wales
Sat 15 Dec and Sun 16 Dec

More details - Christmas Pomander Making Workshop
Join our drop-in workshop to turn oranges, cloves, gilded pine cones, cinnamon sticks and ribbons into a festive scented swag or fragrant pomander. All natural materials will be supplied. A small charge will apply for the decorative materials.
Castell Coch (Cadw) Castle Hill, Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Sat 15 Dec and Sun 16 Dec

More details - Santa Specials
Visit Santa this Christmas and ride the railway to Santa’s grotto - the perfect experience for families with children. All children and adults receive a present from Santa. Mulled wine and mince pies are served to the adults.
Brecon Mountain Railway Pant Station, Merthyr Tydfil
Sat 15 Dec, Tue 18 Dec

More details - Wooden Reindeer Trail
Santa has lost his reindeer in Bryngarw - can you help find them£ Collect your map from the visitor centre, along with your bag of reindeer food and then head out onto the trail to find the lost reindeer. Collect a sticker for each reindeer before heading back to write/post a letter to Santa!
Bryngarw House & Country Park Brynmenyn, Bridgend
Sat 15 Dec

More details - Santa Specials
You will enjoy a train ride to Blaenavon High Level, where, next to a roaring fire, you will meet the big man himself in the station grotto! The train will return to Furnace Sidings following a non-stop run (through Furnace Sidings) to Whistle Inn.
Pontypool and Blaenavon Railway Blaenavon, Pontypool
Sat 15 Dec, Sat 22 Dec

More details - Breakfast or Brunch with Mother Christmas
Join us for breakfast or brunch with Mother Christmas, visit the elves workshop to make a Christmas decoration or a toy to take home. There’ll be a chance for a photograph with Mother Christmas and a present for every child.
Big Pit: National Coal Museum Blaenavon, Torfaen
Sat 15 Dec

More details - It's Christmas...Father Christmas
Be amazed as Father Christmas arrives at Pit Top at 10.30am, travelling 300ft UP from underground on his way to Lapland. Once he’s arrived (and found his elves!) there’ll be an opportunity to visit him in his cottage, from 11am-1pm and 1.30pm-4pm, and tell him what’s on your Christmas list.
Big Pit: National Coal Museum Blaenavon, Torfaen
Sun 16 Dec

More details - The Blacksmith Experience
Ever wanted to try your hand at the art of blacksmithing OR looking for a unique Christmas present for someone this year£ Well, we might have the ideal experience for you at Big Pit! Come and join Len, our Pit Blacksmith for a special hands-on experience in the Forge.
Big Pit: National Coal Museum Blaenavon, Torfaen
Wed 2 Jan 2019, Fri 4 Jan 2019, Mon 7 Jan 2019, Wed 9 Jan 2019, Fri 11 Jan 2019, Mon 14 Jan 2019, Wed 16 Jan 2019, Fri 18 Jan 2019, Mon 21 Jan 2019, Wed 23 Jan 2019, Fri 25 Jan 2019, Wed 30 Jan 2019

More details - Christmas at Cwmbran Centre
This year, Cwmbran Centre customers can expect a festive period like never before, for the Centre is being transformed into a unique magical winter wonderland which will play host to a whole range of festive fun for the whole family.
Cwmbran Centre
Today to Mon 24 Dec

More details - Clarissa!
Clarissa has been a celebrity for as long as she can remember. Mae Clarissa wedi bod yn enwog cyhyd ag y gall hi gofio. This new play by Notional Theatre blurs the boundaries between theatrical and cinematic forms. CLARISSA!
Seligman Theatre, Chapter Cardiff
Thu 13 Dec to Sat 15 Dec

More details - Cardiff Sinfonietta and Emilio Aversano
Cardiff Sinfonietta is joined by acclaimed Italian pianist, Emilio Aversano, for a spectacle not to be missed, a Piano Marathon, featuring not one, not two, but three piano concertos! Emilio will play, Mozart K488, Schubert, Wanderer Fantasy arr. by Liszt and Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No. 1.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Sat 15 Dec

More details - The Addams Family: The Musical
The Kinetic Theatre Company are delighted to return to the RWCMD with ’The Addams Family The Musical’, hot off their previous successes of Chorus Line, Legally Blonde & Footloose. The Addams Family features an original story, infectious toe tapping music, comedy and it’s every father’s nightmare.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff
Tue 18 Dec to Thu 20 Dec

More details - Alexander O'Neal
Alexander O'Neal. Artists performing: Alexander O'Neal.: Tickets avaiable.
The Globe, Cardiff
Thu 13 Dec and Fri 14 Dec

More details - Cowbridge Farmers Market
The Vale of Glamorgan Farmers market at Cowbridge is normally held on the 1st & 3rd Saturdays of every month (except Deceber & January) at Arthur John’s Car Park, 43 High Street, Cowbridge CF71 7AB.
Cowbridge Vale of Glamorgan
Sat 15 Dec, Sun 23 Dec, Sat 19 Jan 2019, Sat 2 Feb 2019, Sat 16 Feb 2019

More details - Caerphilly Showcase 2018
Join us for a celebration of the talent of Caerphilly Youth Music, featuring ensembles and choirs from throughout the county. They perform a wide variety of Christmas music from Big Band, Rock Band, Choirs and Orchestras.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff

More details - A Christmas Concert of Seasonal Music & Carols
Please bring your voice to support this annual family Christmas concert in aid of The Noah’s Ark Appeal. An evening of Christmas music featuring: Jane Watts – Organ The Brass ensemble of the Welsh Guards Massed Welsh Hospitals Choir Guest Artist A local Primary School Conducted by David J Davies.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Wed 12 Dec

More details - The Rat Pack at Christmas
Back by popular demand and following sell-out performances across the globe, The Definitive Rat Pack brings you an evening of festive classics, including White Christmas, Baby It’s Cold Outside, The Christmas Song and Let It Snow, plus all-time favourites including I’ve Got You Under My Skin, That’s Amore, Mr
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Thu 13 Dec

More details - BBC Wales: Carols for Christmas
BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales 2018-19. BBC Wales’ annual festive concert returns to St David’s Hall with a selection of popular carols, readings by BBC Wales presenters and a massed choir of primary school pupils.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Sun 16 Dec

More details - Tiddly Prom:Bert & Cherry's Christmas Plum Pudding
This special performance from the Tiddly Prom team brings Bert, Cherry and many of their musical friends back together for fun and frivolity.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Sat 15 Dec, Mon 17 Dec

More details - Snow Maiden
The Russian State Ballet & Orchestra of Siberia. Protected from the outside world by Father Frost, the exquisite Snow Maiden plays innocently amongst the dancing snowflakes in the enchanted Land of Frost.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Wed 19 Dec and Thu 20 Dec

More details - The Nutcracker
The Russian State Ballet & Orchestra of Siberia. This most famous of fantasy ballets for all the family begins as night falls on Christmas Eve. As snowflakes fall outside, the warm glow of the open fire sends flickering shadows across the boughs of the Christmas tree and all the presents beneath.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Fri 21 Dec to Mon 24 Dec

More details - Swan Lake
The Russian State Ballet & Orchestra of Siberia. The greatest romantic ballet of all time is brought to life by Tchaikovsky’s haunting and unforgettable score.
St David’s Hall The Hayes, Cardiff
Thu 27 Dec to Sat 29 Dec

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