Busy, busy times in the Vale of Glamorgan. Summer is in full swing and has never been so glorious. To keep us entertained every week there is an event organised! Avoid the traffic and take the train. Barry Lofts is only a couple of minutes walk from Barry Docks train station connecting you to Barry Island or Cardiff Central every fifteen minutes, everyday.
4th/5th August Sports Weekender, Barry Island
Two days of sporting activities across the prom and gardens featuring the all new Brecon Carreg Barry Island 10km run on Sunday 5 August. Race starts at 10am on Sunday. Saturday 4 August will feature demos and taster sessions from local sports clubs and organisations plus fun from the Council’s Sports Development and Play Team – 12 midday to 5pm.
8th August The Vale Show , Fonmon Castle
There are more than 200 Trade Stands on the field, marketing and selling a huge variety of goods. A Food Hall stands in the centre of the field selling produce, most of which has been grown or made in the Vale, along with a Shopping Mall. The Show hosts a large Craft Fair and Horticultural Show along with a Home Produce marquee.There is also the Poultry Show and KC Registered Dog Show and Cattle and Sheep Classes. Horse Classes run in the main ring from 6.30am until 3pm when there is a spectacular Grand Parade of all the Prize Winning Animals.
25th/26th August Cinema by the sea, Barry Island
Enjoy Open-Air Cinema on Barry Island Gardens Saturday, 25th ET The Extra Terrestrial and Sunday, 26th, The Greatest Showman.Free showings from 8.30pm each night. Bring a blanket and a picnic. Enjoy the shows!
Full list of August Events can be found on http://www.visitthevale.com/en/Events/Events-List.aspx