The Merthyr Rising Festival 2017 will be a reflection of Merthyrs proud history, its influence on social equality and its creativity.
There will be three days of incredible events, in venues both indoors and outdoors, right in the heart of the town, featuring inspiring and thought-provoking speakers and debates with alternative thinkers from Wales and the World, alongside an amazing and varied line-up of top-quality music, comedy, literature, drama, film and street performance.
Public Transport Directions
Merthyr Tydfil is well served by bus and trains - check out www.traveline-cymru.info for routes and timetables.
The town centre is signed from A470 and A465.