madeinroath Brochure 2017 – corrections and amendments

corrections&amendments Below you will find any amendments to the events listed in our 2017 brochure. You can download the madeinroath brochure here. Please note that all events listed on our website event pages are current and have been updated with the content below as well as any last-minute additions. It is with regret that we at […]

Open Houses & Studios

As ever, the open houses are an exciting part of the madeinroath festival Do take some time out to discover the creativity hiding behind your neighbours’ doors. It’s a great way to meet, socialise and experience the wealth of art made in Roath. It could be anything, from tapestry to ceramics to sound art to […]

Spoken Word

Our Spoken Word programme is back with exciting opportunities for writers and literary lovers alike! There will be open mics, workshops, storytelling and more. Everyone is also welcome to Susie Wild’s Literary House Party and madeinroath’s favourite literary evening: Octopoet! With thanks to our Spoken Word Coordinator, Christina Thacher. Where to next… Home Full events […]


New writing and intimate performance lead the way in our Stage programme again this year. From blindfolded experiences at Inkspot through to the return and conclusion of festival favourite ‘The Dom Show -(Threepeat)’. nofitstate will again host a series of bold new work for you to discover. With thanks to Stage Coordinator, Rachel Helena Walsh. […]


CREATE @ madeinroath facilitates and runs workshops during the festival as well as throughout the year CREATE works closely with local schools, charities and community groups on creative, fun and engaging arts and craft making events for all ages.  Join us for ‘CREATE @ Roath Park’! Find us at the Bowling Pavilion in Roath Park […]


madeinroath has an extensive and diverse exhibition programme The programme supports local galleries, exhibits in alternative public, private and community places and spaces. We encourage artists, makers, performers and anyone wanting to share their creativity to show and exhibit. With thanks to Exhibitions Coordinator, Helen Clifford. Where to next… Home Full events calendar Full events […]


Happenings brings together new commissions, performances, exhibitions and experiences. It’s everything that we love that doesn’t fall neatly into the rest of the programme. See brand new works from artists including experimental sound, sculpture, performance, collaborations. Expect peace and expect chaos.  With thanks to Happenings Coordinator, Clare Charles. Where to next… Home Full events calendar […]

Digital Arts

Our Digital Arts section is the smallest festival category but it’s definitely not to be missed. Join us on Sat 21 Oct for The Red Balloon, a magical film for all ages, and our festival classic ‘Roathbud’, in which we showcase short films with a local connection. With thanks to Digital Arts Coordinator, Tom Betts. […]

Longer Tables Street Party

It is with regret that we at madeinroath have decided to postpone our Longer Tables street party, which was scheduled to take place this  Saturday from 11 – 4 at Plasnewydd Road. Unfortunately the weather is forecast to be really unpleasant, and we didn’t want such a lovely event to be spoilt by difficult (and possibly unsafe) […]

By My Side, Come Rain or Shine Project

A very warm welcome to the By My Side, Come Rain or Shine project. Join us in celebrating the diverse communities, locations, friends and family that make Roath a very special corner of Cardiff. madeinroath, in collaboration with James Cocks will be occupying the streets, parks, highways and byways for By My Side, Come Rain or Shine. […]