In recent years Cardiff has cemented itself as one of the best and leading cities to watch international major sporting events, attracting global audiences the world over and in 2014 was crowned European Capital for Sport.

Historical Venues

Our rich heritage opens up lots of opportunities to enjoy entertainment from the Marquess of Bute’s Victorian staterooms in Cardiff Castle to a reception viewing the largest collection of Impressionist Art outside Paris.

Sports Fanatics

You can include a sporting event or team building at the award winning white water rafting centre in Cardiff Bay in your programme. Choose to hold your event at SSE SWALEC Stadium home of international cricket, the Cardiff City or Principality Stadium. Or include a leading sports event in your social programme.

Culture Vultures

Culture is in the Welsh DNA. Cardiff certainly punches above its weight and can provide options from from world class opera to rock, comedy clubs, theatre,dance and more.


There is more to Welsh cuisine than laverbread and Welsh cakes! This vibrant city has a lively nightlife and a great choice of restaurants, cafes and bars.

This vibrant cosmopolitan city has a great choice of restaurants, cafes and bars and a lively nightlife. Whether you want to find more about Welsh style – find a Welsh experience by drinking a pint of ‘Brains’ beer in one of their traditional pubs such as The Cottage or tapas with a Welsh twist or call into a cafe in Cardiff Castle or one of our impressive museum halls or Victorian Arcades.  Conference dinners can also follow a Welsh theme at Cardiff Castle’s Welsh Banquets where the best of Welsh quality produce is accompanied by young Welsh talent providing the evening’s entertainment.

Team Building

Some imaginative ideas for social programmes and team activities at Cardiff’s white water rafting centre or at the historic Cardiff Castle.

Need help with your events?

Explore how you can make your event programme memorable and different, contact Cardiff Convention Bureau.