The Big Cheese

27th-29th July 2012


Friday 27th
3pm-10pm -  Great Cheese Race (6.30pm start), music entertainment programme (6pm - 10pm), funfair (3pm - 10pm) and Firework display (10.00pm)

Sat 28th & Sun 29th
From 11am - The Big Cheese Entertainment programme includes: Reenactment displays, musical entertainment, educational activities, over 60 food producers, cheese market, craft stalls, animal marquees, traditional funfair plus lots more.


For further info contact:

Telephone: (029) 2088 0011


Exhibiting at 'The Big Cheese'

The number of trade stands attending the Big Cheese Festival has dramatically increased over the last few years from food, craft, business and charity stalls to commercial trailers.

Event application forms (for exhibitors)

If you would like to apply for a pitch at this event, please go to the Visit Caerphilly website. Here you will find al the forms and documents you need to apply for a pitch at the Big Cheese Festival.

Please note we cannot accept application forms, which are sent via email.

If you would like to be added to our database to receive application forms from us in the future please write to us on the above address or contacts the events team on:


Your details will then be added to the contact database and all forms will be available in the January/February each year prior to the event, in order to allow all potential applicants a fair chance of being granted a stall at the event. All applications are dealt with on a first come first serve basis.