Location: Penderyn Square and St Tydfil Shopping Centre - Merthyr Tydfil Town Centre
Join us for Merthyr's fabulous free festival celebrating musc, dance, art, crafts and food from across the world.
The festival kicks off with a noisy and colourful carnival parade through the town centre to the sounds of our fablulous samba band followed by an amazing programe of music and dance from, amongst others, Wonderbrass, Taiko Drummers, Captain Cat and the Sailors, Sam Mbogo, Gatka and many more.
There's a full programme of workshops with everything from drumming to hoop dancing to martial arts so do join in and celebrate with us.
Performances take place in Penderyn Square with Redhouse hosting the workshops plus additional music and dance in St Tydfil Shopping Centre. All performances and activities are free so come to Merthyr and join us for a very special day!
Don't forget, it's only £1 to park all day on Saturdays in the town centre pay and display car parks so plenty of time to enjoy the entertainment, have a bite to eat and do some shopping around town!
Merthyr Tydfil Global Village is organised by a committee of local volunteers with support from various town centre groups and organisations.