Why not reminisce your childhood memories in the comfort at the Newbridge Memo’s elegant ballroom at this May?
Free tea & coffee available and a warm welcome will be there for all.
There is free entry to this event. However, please contact Newbridge Memo, if you would like to take a group of eight or more to the Memory Café event.
For more information call us on 01495 243252
The popular Caerphilly Food Festival is back on Saturday 12th May 2018 and is sure to delight locals and visitors alike!
There will be over 100 stall holders coming this year bringing a wide of delicious food and drink samples to please us all and give us the opportunity of trying some of the fantastic products that are made locally. There will also be cake demonstrations, activities for little ones, street shows and live music from RecRock! Additionally, there are lots of wonderful local places to eat and relax in (please see our Big Phill Guide to look at the local places recommended by our followers) – the perfect day to head to the wonderful town of Caerphilly!
Would you to find out more? Well, here’s a review of last year’s event. Alternatively, please look below for information taken from the council website.
Over 100 stall holders will tempt visitor’s taste buds with samples of their delicious goods to try and buy – along with a wide range of unique crafts. This year the event will also feature exciting demonstrations from Broil King BBQ Theatre and some top class cake decorating workshops.
There’ll be plenty on offer for the little ones too, with numerous activities scheduled for throughout the day, including puppet shows and workshops, animals displays and craft workshops. Among the demonstrations and workshops, walkabout acts and street shows will be parading the town, entertaining the crowds, as well as RecRock Music who will offer live performances from local singers and groups.
The town centre is host to a number of high quality public houses, cafes and fast food outlets. Go to the Visit Caerphilly website to find out where to eat.
If you would prefer to bring your own food to the event, take advantage of the picnic area in Dafydd Williams’ Park (located to the side of Caerphilly Castle) and other places around the beautiful medieval castle. Alternatively, head to Morgan Jones’ Park (a short stroll along Crescent Road), where there is a children’s play area and splash zone and lots of open spaces for picnics – pack the children’s costumes and let them have a bit more free fun!
Caerphilly County Borough provides a wide choice of accommodation, from luxury hotels to bed and breakfasts and guest houses. Whether you are visiting for an overnight stay or a short break, there is an excellent choice of accommodation available to suit all tastes and budgets. Go to the Visit Caerphilly website to view the accommodation available.
Contacts and useful information
If you would like to be involved in the event and provide sponsorship towards improving / enhancing the event, we welcome local and regional businesses to be involved in the event.
We can offer the following basic packages for the event but are open to offer and suggestions:-
- Banner erected in a key location (Maximum banner size 2m by 1m) – £100
- Logo and official website link on website – £200
- Logo and official website link on website and a banner erected in a key location (Maximum banner size 2m by 1m) – £250
Event application forms (for exhibitors)
If you would like to apply for a pitch at this event, please read the ‘Conditions Of Acceptance & Event Safety Management’ document and the ‘Event Application Letter’. After reading these documents you can then complete and return the ‘Event Application Contact Sheet’ and the ‘Caerphilly Food Festival – application form’ to be considered for a pitch.
St Martin’s Church invite you along to this free concert by a very talented selection of young musicians from Caerphilly County Borough at 4pm.
Following their wonderful Spring fair event, this concert promises to finish off this fantastic day perfectly. During the day there will be refreshments on offer.
Blackwood Library invite you to join them for stories and activities this half term. Activities suitable for children aged 4 – 10 years old.
Parc Penallta invite you to a wonderful family event this half term – Save Our Seas! A family friendly activity event to add fun to your half term adventures.
Pacr Penallta invite you to explore their sea creature trail and enjoy their craft activities.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.