We update these pages as regularly as possible, but please check the latest coronavirus regulations guidance and with the venues as part of your planning.

Cardiff University Cardiff Half Marathon

02 October 2022. Cardiff University Cardiff Half Marathon is back. The iconic flat course takes in many of the capital city's iconic landmarks. 

(There is also an event taking place on 27 March 2022, which was postponed from October 2021).


Iris Prize Festival, Cardiff, South Wales

11 - 16 October 2022. Cardiff’s international gay and lesbian shortfilm prize welcomes the best new filmmaking talent to the capital. Find out more about the Iris Prize Festival.

ABP Newport Wales Marathon and 10K

23 October 2022. Run in one of the flattest marathons in the UK.

Find out more about ABP Newport Wales Marathon and 10K

Runners looking up to camera.
Athletes running at the start of Newport Marathon and 10K.

Newport Marathon

Welsh National Rally Championship

29 October 2021. The Visit Conwy Cambrian Rally is the eighth and final round in the exciting 2022 Motorsport UK Pirelli Welsh National Rally Championship.




Aberystwyth Comedy Festival, Mid Wales

TBC October 2022. The Aberystwyth Comedy Festival is made up of around 40 individual shows which take place in venues near Aberystwyth's seafront.


Welsh Museums Festival

TBC October 2022. The Welsh Museums Festival offers a variety of events in museums across Wales.


Autumn Internationals, Cardiff, South Wales

Dates for 2022 TBC.  Some of the Autumn Internationals games take place in Principality Stadium, usually in October and November.

See our Half-term page or search for more events in October

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