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Summer holiday fun

There are plenty of fun things to do during the summer holidays in Swansea.

Swansea Bay Rider Land Train

Summer of fun activities

Enjoy our summer of fun in Swansea, which has been made possible with funding from Welsh Government.

Summer fun at The Market Garden

Summer is well and truly hotting up and so is the list of things to do in our Market Garden over the coming months!

StoryTrails - 10 + 11 August

11.00am - 7.00pm. Swansea Central Library.

Oystermouth Castle Guided Tours - 17 August

Wednesday 17 August, 11.30am / 1.30pm / 3pm

Oystermouth Castle Guided Tours - 24 August

Wednesday 24 August, 11.30am / 1.30pm / 3pm

Outdoor Theatre: A Midsummer Night's Dream

25 August 2022, 7.30pm Oystermouth Castle

Prince and Princesses day

Monday 29th August 11am - 4pm

Oystermouth Castle Guided Tours - 31 August

Wednesday 31 August, 11.30am / 1.30pm / 3pm

Singleton Boating Lake

Hop aboard a pedalo and glide around the lake or enjoy a round of crazy golf with the family.

Southend Gardens

A fabulous community park based in Mumbles. Sit back and enjoy the scenery over Swansea Bay whilst the children have fun on the excellent play facilities.

Swansea Bay Rider Land Train

The Swansea Bay Rider is a 72 seater land train, which runs along Swansea promenade, from Blackpill Lido, Blackpill, to Southend Gardens, Mumbles, and gives passengers a spectacular view of the beautiful Swansea Bay.


ParkLives offers fun activities in parks, encouraging people to make new friends and enjoy the green spaces in their local community.

Us Girls

Award winning Us Girls Camps and sessions for girls aged between 8 and 14.

Environmental events

Free or low-cost events taking place in and around Swansea.


All playgrounds are open to the public.

A-Z parks, nature reserves and outdoor spaces

Find out more about the parks, gardens and nature reserves around Swansea.

Oystermouth Castle

Discover Oystermouth Castle

Library events

Events and activities at your local library.

eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines + eNewspapers

Library members can download eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and eNewspapers for free.

Libraries in Swansea

Find out more about your local library including opening times and facilities.

Glynn Vivian events

What's on at the Glynn Vivian Art Gallery. This link will take you to an external website.

Swansea Museum events

What's on at Swansea Museum. This link will take you to an external website.

Dylan Thomas Centre events

What's on the Dylan Thomas Centre. This link will take you to an external website.

Free bus services

The hugely-popular free bus offer in the city is back for the summer holidays. All journeys must start before 7.00pm.