To welcome Eisteddfod Genedlaethol yr Urdd to Cardiff and the Vale we invite you to attend the Proclamation Event at Barry Island on Saturday 6th October 2018.
The parade will be the pinnacle to celebrate the Eisteddfod’s visit to Cardiff Bay and the Wales Millennium Centre between 27 May and 1 June 2019.
- 11:00am All participants to arrive by Marco’s Cafe on Barry Island
- 11:30am Parade begins along the promenade
- 12:00pm Activities begin on the promenade and the surrounding area
- 3:00pm Activities ceases and the Proclamation Event comes to an end.
Numerous activities will be held on the promenade and on the beach where you can purchase 2019 Urdd Eisteddfod merchandise and meet the famous Mistar Urdd!
All schools and clubs attending the event are encouraged to design and produce a banner to be displayed during the parade. The banner should not be more than 3m x 2m in size and the winning banner’s school will receive a financial prize! Keep hold of your banners as they’ll be displayed on the Urdd Eisteddfod maes.
It promises to be a wonderful and memorable occasion for all. Our aim is to create as much publicity as possible and we hope you and your school or college / Urdd branch can attend and support us on the day.