What’s On / Beth Sydd Ymlaen

Saturday 21 July / Sadwrn 21 Gorffennaf and Sunday 22 July/ Sul 22 Gorffennaf,

11am – 5pm

Watch this space for updates, a weekend timetable, and a full festival map coming soon.

Bydd rhaglen lawn ar gyfer Gŵyl 2018 ar gael yn fuan a byddwch chi’n gallu lawrlwytho’r amserlen lawn yma!

 

Advertisements

Acts

With over fifty performances across the city centre covering everything from slapstick sketches to surreal storytelling, as well as dance, live music and hilarious walkabouts, Big Splash 2018 is going to be jam-packed with family fun. Find out about the acts announced so far below:

Workshops

There will be lots of ways for you and all the family to get involved and take part in some fun workshops! Watch this space for all the workshops on offer…

Splashtonbury

The Riverfront Theatre and Arts Centre is the main festival hub and will have lots on offer for you and all the family, to get creative and join in, including drumming workshops, tots fun and arts & crafts. Splashtonbury Location: The Riverfront Theatre & Arts Centre (Cafe Terrace) Saturday 11am-5pm & Sunday 12pm-5pm A mini … Continue reading Splashtonbury

Find your Big Splash team

Take our short quiz to find out which Big Splash team you belong to, then help your team to victory by completing a series of challenges over the Big Splash weekend.

Tots Fun!

The Riverfront Theatre and Arts Centre is the main festival hub and will have lots on offer for you and all the family, to get creative and join in, including drumming workshops, tots fun and arts & crafts.   Under 5’s Zone – Tots Fun! Keeping little ones happy with lots of activities and Tots … Continue reading Tots Fun!

Volunteer!

The Big Splash is one of Newport’s largest free, family events. This year it’s jam packed with performances and shows across the city centre, from Friars Walk to Commercial Street to the Riverfront. We need enthusiastic and dependable people who can support the festival by volunteering a few hours over the 2 days. You can get … Continue reading Volunteer!

4 thoughts on “What’s On / Beth Sydd Ymlaen

  1. Kate burrows says:

    This all looks brilliant but why have you stopped the acrobats and the firework display in the evening? That was always the highlight of the festival.

    Like

    • dewigruff says:

      Hiya Kate. As festival organisers we decided last year to focus on the daytime activity and programmed in 2016 2 full days of family based activity through the core hours up until 5.30/6pm then . It worked well as it encouraged visitors to stay throughout the duration as opposed to having drops in shows late afternoon. The festival has been running for a few years now and we are always looking at ways of adapting it. Thanks for your comments though and for supporting the festival.

      Like

    • dewigruff says:

      Hiya Victoria- all the workshops are free- for the drumming workshops please go to the Riverfront Box Office and get a ticket on the day. The other activities are drop in. Box Office and staff can assist with any queries you may have..hope that helps!

      Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s