Set in the shadows of Caerphilly Castle, the second largest Castle in Britain, The Big Cheese festival brings together local and regional Welsh food & drink producers in one of the largest travelling food halls in the country. With a dedicated cheese market featuring quality cheese producers from all over the country.
Exit Junction 32 of M4, take the A470 then A468 and follow signs for Caerphilly.
Our entertainment programme is packed full of exciting acts, singers, bands, choirs and dance groups.
Download a full list of food & drink producers who are attending this year's Big Cheese.
We have toilets, baby changing and feeding facilities, food and drink refreshement stalls and picnic areas. There is an onsite bar in the entertainment arena.
There is good disabled access and facilities throughout the site.
Car parking is available at two park & ride facilities and one park & walk facility.
Coach parking spaces that are reserved in advance are FREE!
Coach drivers receive a free goodie bag and food voucher.
The first race will take place at approximately 6.30pm.
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Our entertainment programme features local bands, choirs and dance groups with headliners 'Big Mac's Wholly Soul Band' performing on Friday evening.