National Eisteddfod Of Wales

National Eisteddfod of Wales
Aug 03

National Eisteddfod Of Wales

The festival travels from place to place, alternating between north and south Wales, attracting around 150,000 visitors and over 250 tradestands and stalls. The history of the Eisteddfod in Wales can be traced back to 1176, with the modern history of the organisation dating back to 1861. The festival has been held every year, other than 1914, when the outbreak of the First World War saw it postponed for a year. Traditionally a competition-based festival, attracting over 6,000 competitors every year, the festival has developed and evolved over recent years, and whilst the competitions form the central focus for the week, the Maes (site) itself has grown and developed into a vibrant festival with hundreds of events and activities for the whole family. More Info: http://www.eisteddfod.org.uk/

when: August 3 @ 9am - August 10 @ 9pm
where: Multiple Locations in Cardiff Bay, Cardiff Bay, United Kingdom map
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