Cardiff Travel Tips for Platinum Jubilee Concert Castle

To celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, Cardiff Castle is hosting a special concert. Featuring incredible Welsh artists including Bonnie Tyler and Mike Peter, the Cardiff Castle Jubilee Concert will be hosted by Aled Jones and Shan Cothi.

On Saturday, June 4, there will be lively scenes across the city. The concert begins at 3:30 p.m. and will continue until 10:30 p.m. You can keep up to date with the latest What’s On news by signing up for the newsletter here.

Cardiff Council also warned that roads could be closed earlier to help crowds disperse after the concert.

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Cardiff is expected to be very busy on Saturday June 4, so please allow extra time for your trip to the capital. If you go to the concert by car, many car parks open 24 hours a day are at your disposal.

There are a number of municipally owned car parks that offer 24-hour parking. Some examples include Sophia Gardens car park, which charges 24 hours and costs up to £17.60 for the full day. There is also the Castle Mews car park which charges between 8am and 8pm Monday to Saturday and costs up to £6.10 for five hours, and the North Road car park which costs £8.80 for a full day (up to at midnight that evening) – its charging hours are Monday to Sunday 8am to 6pm.

While on the castle grounds for the concert there are picnic benches on a first come, first served basis and there will be folding chairs for hire with proceeds going to Shelter Cymru. You can also bring your own picnic blanket or deckchair for the event.