Unmissable Events and Things To Do In June in Cardiff


Wanting some summer fun but not quite sure what’s going on? That’s where we come in.

As the summer season approaches, Cardiff is gearing up to offer its residents and visitors an incredible array of events and activities to enjoy. From international music stars, action sports in the Bay or, or boozy wine festivals June promises to be a month filled with entertainment and excitement. Here are some of the highlights:


June kicks off with a bang as Cardiff Castle plays host to an electrifying lineup of musical acts. Australian DJ Fisher on the 10th will set the stage on fire with his pulsating beats. Music legends Blondie, The Cult, and Queens of the Stone Age will grace the stage, followed by performances from Rag ‘n’ Bone Man and The Chicks. Pride Cymru, featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor, promises to be a celebration of love and diversity. Additionally, the Principality Stadium will witness unforgettable performances by the likes of Coldplay and Harry Styles. For fans of electronic music, District welcomes Todd Terry and Eric Martin from Technotronic, ensuring a night of non-stop dancing.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”20034″ img_size=”full” add_caption=”yes”][vc_column_text]

Summer Activities

For those seeking adventure and fun, the Cardiff Aqua Park opens its doors on Cardiff Bay. This exciting water park offers a range of thrilling water-based activities that are perfect for families and thrill-seekers alike. Get ready to slide, jump, and splash your way to an unforgettable day of laughter and excitement.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”23525″ img_size=”full” add_caption=”yes”][vc_column_text]

Culinary Delights.

Foodies are in for a treat as June sees the return of the International Wine Festival at the Park Gate Hotel. Wine lovers can indulge in a wide selection of exquisite wines while enjoying tastings and expert-led workshops. In addition, several new restaurants are set to open their doors.

The Touring Club in Penarth promises a delectable dining experience, while restaurant chains Giggling Squid and Wing Stop will open their first locations in Wales in the city centre.

Street Food Circus is bringing its block party back to Roath Yard for four weekends of flavours from around the world from 10 June to 2 July.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”30109″ img_size=”full” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]

Sports Spectacular

Sports enthusiasts will have plenty to cheer about in June. The highly anticipated Cardiff Triathlon takes over Cardiff Bay, showcasing the endurance and athleticism of participants as they swim, cycle, and run their way to the finish line.
– Sophia Gardens will host the thrilling Vitality Blast cricket matches, treating fans to explosive innings and nail-biting finishes.
– Those who enjoy alternative sports, the Urdd Games will feature exhilarating displays of skateboarding, BMX, scootering, and basketball skills 16th June [/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”30342″ img_size=”full” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]

Spectacular Shows

Cardiff’s entertainment scene in June is not limited to music, activities, and sports. The Wales Millennium Centre, is set to showcase two exciting musical productions. First up is “SpongeBob: The Musical,” a delightful and vibrant show that brings the beloved underwater world of SpongeBob SquarePants to life. With Gareth Gates among the cast, audiences can expect a fantastic performance filled with catchy tunes and a heartwarming storyline. Following that, the stage will come alive with “Greatest Days,” a musical based on the hit songs of the iconic British band Take That. Prepare to sing along to beloved hits and be transported on a nostalgic journey through the music that defined a generation.

At the New Theatre, comedy meets music with Tony! The Tony Blair Rock Opera,” a comedic musical by Harry Hill that satirises the political landscape through catchy songs and witty storytelling. Comedian Dave Gorman will also entertain audiences with his show, “The PowerPoint to the People,” where he combines humour and technology to create an engaging and hilarious experience. And for fans of the classic film, “School of Rock” will rock the stage with its energetic and talented young performers, showcasing their musical prowess in a captivating live production.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”30313″ img_size=”full” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]Comedy lovers are in for a treat as well. Australian comedian Rhys Nicholson will bring his hilarious show, “Rhys, Rhys, Rhys,” to Cardiff 14th , delivering side-splitting laughter with his unique brand of comedy. Additionally, rugby legend Sam Warburton will take the stage in a high-energy live performance, captivating audiences with his stories and insights from his illustrious sporting career.

Finally the Cardiff Mela will return to Cardiff Bay on Sunday 4th June. The event will open to the public at 12 midday and finish at 6pm. with International musical stars taking to the stage.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”30317″ img_size=”full” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]June is shaping up to be an unforgettable month in Cardiff, with a diverse range of events and activities to suit every interest and passion. Whether you’re a music lover, adventure seeker, food connoisseur, or sports enthusiast, there’s something for everyone to look forward to. Make sure to mark your calendars and join in the excitement as Cardiff comes alive with the spirit of summer.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]