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27th May – 10th June – Cardiff
Volvo Ocean Race Cardiff Stopover 2018



Last October, the Volvo Ocean Race fleet set off from Alicante, Spain on a race around the world, visiting 12 cities touching six continents – and for the first time in its history the race will stop in Cardiff, Wales from 27 May to 10 June 2018.

The Volvo Ocean Race festival site, called the Race Village, will be located on the scenic Cardiff Bay Barrage.

The two week free event will host a variety of entertainment, Volvo Ocean Race-themed attractions and food and drink stalls, the Race Village festival site is guaranteed to appeal to a variety of people looking for an exciting day out.

The festival will also have a Welsh flavour, with Welsh producers offering locally-sourced food and drink – from bars offering real ale to the most popular street food vendors.

More importantly, it’s the opportunity to give a big Welsh welcome, and show support, to the teams bold enough to compete in the world’s toughest oceans for the ultimate sporting prize.

Click HERE for key dates and opening times.

For more information about the Free festival please click HERE

In addition to the free festival, we are offering a variety of unmissable ticketed events, to find out more please click HERE

WHEN:27th May – 10th June 2018
WHERE:Cardiff Bay