25 - 28 April 2019 | Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

RawFfest - Youth Arts Festival



Tickets for RawFfest 2019 are on sale now!

Book your tickets through Wales Millennium Centre

Festival weekend tickets £20

A weekend ticket includes admission to all the activities, events, performances and workshops* for four days. The festival is for 14 -25 year olds.

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Day tickets and Day/Evening tickets

A limited number of day tickets are available: 

Thursday 25 April    18:00 - 22:30 £5  Buy now

The festival kicks off with youth-dance showcase Pulse, mind-blowing magic from Jose Pedro Fortuna and a sensational circus performance from Circus Mundi (NoFit State Youth Circus). There’s also a Silent Disco, Open Mic and RawFfest’s own CODI art exhibition.

Friday 26 April         11:00 - 22:30 £10 Buy now

Friday 26 April           11:00 - 18:00  £5 Buy now *only valid for events till 18:00*

Head down for wellbeing workshops, graffiti masterclasses and all things media. We have film making, dance performances, workshops delivered by Radio Platfform and 3 theatre shows. Our headline act is the Queens of Art Tour, an all-female UK Hip Hop and Grime collective brought to you by Shay D, Truemendous, and DJ Ellie Prohan. They are supported by Cardiff’s own Ladies of Rage.

Saturday 27 April    11:00 - 22:30 £10 Buy now

Saturday 27 April       11:00 - 18:00 £5  Buy now *only valid for events till 18:00*

Throughout the day there will be loads of DIY workshops plus informative Q&A and masterclasses from music industry experts. There’s also a stage-fighting workshop, the RawFfest Poets Society and how to write comic books. Our indie-rock headliners in the Weston Studio include: The Pitchforks, Al Moses, Young Garbo and Pastel.

Sunday 28 April        11:00 - 15:30 £5   Buy now

There’s plenty more fun on the final day including a street circus show and our own fashion show, I Design Dreams. Plus the relaunch of the Centre’s new choir and a breath taking performance from the National Youth Wind Orchestra of Wales.

A day ticket includes admission on the specified day and times to all the activities, events, performances and workshops.*  For 14 – 25 year olds. 


Some workshops will need to be booked in advance of the festival, as places may be limited. You can only book onto workshops once you have purchased a ticket for the day that the workshop is on or a weekend ticket. Online workshop booking will open soon.  

Access requirements

We want to make this festival as enjoyable and inclusive as possible. Please tell us about any specific access needs when you book so we have time to make arrangements.

Got more questions? Try our information page.