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Feb 16

100 day countdown to the Volvo Ocean Race!

Friday February 16 marks 100 days to go before the Volvo Ocean Race, the world’s toughest and most prestigious sailing event, arrives in Cardiff on Sunday May 27 for a 14 day stopover. The leading boats in the fleet are expected to reach Cardiff Bay on Bank Holiday Monday,... read more →
Jan 29

Family stay & play package with Holiday Inn Express

Only £199! Make the most of the Easter Break with this action-packed offer from Holiday Inn Express and Cardiff International White Water (CIWW). Experience an adventure you’ll never forget with a 2-night stay at the Holiday Inn Express, Cardiff Bay, and a family white water rafting session at CIWW.... read more →
Dec 01
Oct 27
Oct 23

Half Term Ideas

Make their day with a trip to the Bay If you’re looking for ways to keep the children entertained this half term, whatever the weather, Cardiff Bay is unbeatable. Walking or cycling the circular Bay Trail is a great... read more →
Oct 19
Sep 15

The Snowdogs are here!

Snowdogs: Tails in Wales is a mass public art trail being unleashed around the streets, iconic buildings and open spaces of Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan, for 10 weeks, between September – November 2017. Don't forget to say hi to the 2 Snowdogs on the Barrage in Cardiff Bay.... read more →
Sep 01

Barrage building works – Tuesday 5 September

Cardiff Bay Barrage will be taking delivery of a special new arrival on Tuesday 5 September. The structure, consisting of four shipping containers, will be arriving near Barrage Control alongside the fish pass at approximately 8am. Work will then be carried out to complete the installation and build. The Barrage... read more →
Aug 22

Cardiff Harbour Festival hosts Extreme Sailing Series

Renowned for its intense racing, the adrenaline-fuelled Extreme Sailing Series™ returns to Cardiff Bay for the sixth consecutive year. The sixth stop on the action-packed global tour, which also visits Muscat and San Diego, Cardiff will play host to a fleet of elite-level international sailing teams. They include British squad,... read more →
Jun 26

Enjoy a theatrical tour of Flat Holm Island

Experience a thrilling RIB ride and breathtaking views, and explore hidden spaces, as Are You Ready? brings the tales of Flat Holm to life through a cast of fascinating characters. Spectacle Theatre will play out the stories of figures including Guglielmo Marconi and George Kemp, and provide an insight into Flat Holm during the Second... read more →