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Cardiff Castle Jubilee Celebration Concert
4 June, 2022 at 3:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Cardiff Castle will host the biggest party of the year on the June Bank Holiday weekend when the best of Welsh entertainment comes together for the must attend family event of 2022.
With some of Wales finest singers and entertainers live on stage, choirs , bands, dance and a full piece orchestra, the Castle will reverberate with music, song and laughter on Saturday June 4th 2022. Hosted by Aled Jones and Shan Cothi the day starts at 3.30pm and the live Cardiff concert will finish by 7pm as we then head over to Buckingham Palace to watch the “Concert from the Palace” live on the big screens. The event will finish at 10.30pm . Artistes already confirmed include hosts Aled Jones and Shan Cothi, Mike Peters from The Alarm, Bonnie Tyler, West End and Broadway star John Owen Jones, everyone’s favourite drumming weatherman Owain Wyn Evans, funnyman Mike Doyle, the Pendyrus Male Voice Choir, and the Welsh Pops Orchestra. We also delighted to be showcasing the best in Welsh dance with an abridged version of the Welsh interpretation of The Nutcracker from Rubicon Dance Company. The Concert will conclude with a specially produced “Singing in the Reign” programme where we will celebrate the best Welsh hits over the last 70 years so expect amazing arrangements of the hits of Tom Jones, Shirley Bassey, Shakin Stevens, with very special one off performances by Bonnie Tyler and Mike Peters. The afternoons live programme will be a real mix of everyone’s favourite tunes with lots of fun and laughter in between.
Adult day tickets are priced at just £32.50 and Children under the age of 16 can attend for free but make sure you still add a childrens ticket to your order as everyone will need a ticket to attend.
There is also a wheelchair platform which can also be booked on line.
A Jubilee Picnic in a Box will be available to purchase in advance to collect on the day, a full food and bar service will also be available. There will be some picnic benches available on a first come first served basis and deckchairs to hire or just bring a blanket or your own deckchair, sun cream(!) and settle down for the day in the iconic surroundings of the Castle to enjoy all the very best in entertainment both live and on the big screens from London.
Richard Perry, Director of Live Under the Stars who are producing the event said.
“What a great fun filled day for all the family to look forward to over the extended Bank Holiday weekend. We are delighted to be producing this one-off Concert to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee”.We hope everyone that attends are able to make their own treasured memories of a once in a lifetime moment in our history and what better place to do it than iconic Cardiff Castle.”
Live Under the Stars are once again delighted to be working with Shelter Cymru as official charity partner of the event. Donations can be made at the point of ticket purchase and during the event