Christmas in Roath 2012

Christmas in Roath is always special, with a host of festive events, menus and markets to enjoy. Here’s our pick – if you’re running an event, or have something Christmas-related you’d like us to include, get in touch here or tweet us here.  We’re also on Facebook – we’re looking forward to hearing from you! Happy Christmas Roath! Markets

Pubs, clubs and bars

Restaurants and cafes

Carols and other concerts


  • The Adventures of Alice, The Gate Arts and Community Centre, 30th November, 3rd/4th/5th/6th/7th December, 10 am and 1pm; 6th December 7.30pm

Art galleries and shops / exhibitions

  • The Albany Gallery Christmas Exhibition, 9th November – 31st December.  Opening hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm, Sundays and Bank Holidays (except Christmas Day and Boxing Day) 11am-4pm.
  • Christmas at The SHO, Lunartik Mini Tea Tour, 1st – 24th December (Private Brew 1st December, 6pm); Festive Shopping Event with mince pies and mulled wine, 8th December, 2-6pm; Songs and Stories Part.2, 15th December, 7.30pm
  • Art in the Warehouse Christmas Special, Milgi Lounge, Friday 7th December, 6-11pm

Roath Park events (Enquiries 029 2068 4000)

  • Father Christmas at Roath Park Boatstage: Saturdays and Sundays 1st/2nd, 8th/9th, 15th/16th, 22nd/23rd December, 11am-12.30pm and 2pm-3.30pm
  • Yuletide Logs and Wreath Making, Roath Pleasure Gardens: Sunday 16th December, 10.30am-12.30pm and 2pm-3pm.  Meet at the Bowls Pavilion. Logs £1.50, table decorations £2, wreaths £6


  • Trydarfod: Gwisgwch eich siwmper Nadolig i trydardof nesaf – nos Fawrth (monthly Roath Welsh speakers’ meet up) Tuesday 18th December, Pear Tree

New Year’s Eve


  1. Meryl Cubley says:

    Any ideas as to when / where I can info about what’s happening in and around Roath NYE 12/13?