3-10pm - Great Cheese Race, entertainment programme, funfair, firework display at 10pm.
Sat 27th & Sun 28th
from 11am - The Big Cheese Entertainment programme includes: Reenactment displays, musical entertainment, educational activities, food hall, craft stalls, activity marquee, Tommy Cooper tent, traditional funfair plus lots more.
Telephone: (029) 2088 0011
Set in the shadows of one of Europe's largest Castles the town of Caerphilly comes to life as people of all ages come to The Big Cheese®, an extravaganza of street entertainers, living history encampments, music, dance, traditional funfair, folk dancing, falconry, fire eating, minstrels, troubadours and much more.
The Big Cheese is a 'must see' attraction for all visitors, celebrating its 16th year in 2013. Portraying the history, heritage and culture of Caerphilly, the 2012 event attracted over 80,000 people. Families from all over the country flocked to Caerphilly to experience this fun filled programme of activities and entertainment.
The Big Cheese weekend is a FREE event and over 80,000 people are expected in 2013, just click on one of the links to the left to find out more.
IMPORTANT EVENT NOTICE
There is an onsite bar and designated drinking area at the event. No Alcohol is permitted to be brought onto the Big Cheese site. Alcohol will be confiscated and destroyed on entry by security staff, police or CCBC Community Safety Wardens. .
Easy Cheesy travel to Caerphilly festival
Take advantage of a free transport link to the Big Cheese event from various locations in the county borough.