Welcome to Global Village Festival – Croeso i ŵyl Pentref Byd-Eang

The Big Friendly – Merthyr Tydfil Global Village Festival is on


The programme is now available on the event programme page.

In the lead-up to our 2016 festival we have been holding Carnival Parade Workshops – please support the hard work of the volunteers are they parade from Llys Janice Rowlands through to Penderyn Square


We also have a number of art based workshops on the day. Please see here for more information:


There will aslo be a mini-seminar on the History of Popular Muisc in Merthyr Tydfil in Soar Theatre at 2pm. More information can be found here:



Watch our 2013 Global Village Festival Video

Keep a look out here for the 2016 line-up.

A full report of the 2015 event is available by following the link to MTGV 2015 Post Event Report Final