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Rhondda Heritage Park Invest £500,000 into Hosting ‘Tribute in the Park’


Some of the biggest tribute acts in the UK head to Rhondda Heritage Park, the Welsh Mining Experience, this August Bank Holiday Weekend.

Tribute in the Park, on Monday, August 28, will see some of the finest performers bring the sounds of Take That, Beyonce, Little Mix and Lady GaGa to the council’s popular family tourist attraction.

Still time to book your tickets online 

Gates open at 4pm.

  • Tribute acts on the day include In The Mix, performing such hits as Wings, Shout out to my Ex, Salute, Black Magic and DNA
  • Donna Marie as Lady GaGa, famous for such hits as Applause, the Edge of Glory, Born This Way and Paparazzi
  • Leanne Green as Beyonce, with such hits as If I Was A Boy, Crazy In Love and Single Ladies
  • Take @ That, featuring all of the hits of the ‘ultimate boy band’ Take That

As part of a major investment programme at the family tourist attraction, totalling almost £500,000, the layout of Rhondda Heritage Park has been restructured and improved, as well as the introduction of a fresh interpretation of the history of Coal and the Rhondda Valley.

Caffe Brachi, a new Italian-theme cafe has also opened at Rhondda Heritage Park, celebrating the impact the Italian people made on Valley communities when they settled in the locality at the turn of the 20th Century.

Cllr Ann Crimmings, Cabinet Member for Environment and Leisure, said:

“The Council’s significant investment in Rhondda Heritage Park has improved the facility as a visitor attraction and our exciting range of events provide even more reasons to visit with Tribute in the Park one of many events taking place at Rhondda Heritage Park, the Welsh Mining Experience, in 2017.

“It promises to be a great day of fantastic music from some of the most popular tribute acts in the country.

“Rhondda Heritage Park already attracts visitors from all over the world, who all enjoy a unique experience at an authentic coal mine in the heart of the South Wales Valleys.

“What better place to come and enjoy the music than right here in the heart of the Rhondda Valley, known the world over as the Land of Song.”

This is strictly a ‘Ticket Only’ event, priced £7.50 per person.

Please note: Everyone attending the concert will require a ticket. Tickets are now on sale online Bar and refreshments will be available.

Tribute in the Park takes place at Rhondda Heritage Park, the Welsh Mining Experience, on Monday, August 28, starting at 4pm and ending approx 9pm. For further details call 01443 682036.