The Big Cheese® Festival 2018


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® Festival, 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 21st year in 2018. Portraying the history, heritage and culture of Caerphilly. Families from all over the country are expected to flock 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 2018.

Interested in having a stall at the 2018 event?

Visit to download an application form.

Essential information

Postal Address

Crescent Road,


CF83 1AB

Main Email Address


029 2088 0011




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