Calan MaiNews from the Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Bay:

“We’re kick-starting the summer at Wales Millennium Centre with the return of Calan Mai, our annual free folk music festival.

This year’s Calan Mai will be curated by the celebrated Welsh artist Patrick Rimes  of Calan, and will bring together the very best folk musicians in two days of music, dancing and festivities.

If you can’t make it down here, our Calan Mai events will also be streamed live on our website: wmc.org.uk/connected  ”

Sunday 1 May
Glanfa | 1.30pm – 7pm | Free
1.30pm Panel Discussion including trac’s Director, Danny KilBride:
‘The folk scene in Wales – where next?’
2pm Lowri Evans
3pm Olion Byw
4pm Frank Hennessy & Friends
5pm Nantgarw
More acts to be announced soon

Monday 2 May
Glanfa | 1pm – 6pm | Free
1pm Kizzy Crawford
2pm Elinor Evans
3pm Carwyn Ellis
4pm Elfen
More acts to be announced soon