Provincial press releases

National Eisteddfod service

Tickets for attending the opening service of this year’s National Eisteddfod in Cardiff are now available.

The service takes place at 9am on Sunday 5th August. Tickets are free but have to be booked in advance due to limited capacity.  You can request tickets by following the link to the application form, which can be found on the main page of the Cytûn website:

If you cannot submit your ticket application on the Cytûn website, you can call 02920 464 204 and we will fill out the form on your behalf.

It is essential that anyone who wishes to request free tickets for the Service to make sure that their application has reached Cytûn before June 30th, 2018.

If you are visiting the Maes, Cytûn will be co-ordinating the Churches Tent at the National Eisteddfod on behalf of Churches Together in Wales. We extend a warm invite to join our worship at 11 a.m. every day, to listen to music, discussions and presentations and to hear more about the work of the churches. There will also be a selection of discussions and presentations taking place at the Wales Council for Voluntary Action, Baltic House, Mount Stuart Square, Cardiff, CF10 5FH a stones throw from the Eisteddfod Maes. A full program will be available on our website and in the Churches Tent (number 141-142).

  • Requests for tickets for the Service on 5th August 2018 will not be possible after 30th June 2018.
  • There are a limited number of tickets and so they will be allocated first come first served basis.
  • The Eisteddfod’s day / week ticket will not guarantee access to the Service, a special ticket will be required.
  • Tickets will be distributed from the Eisteddfod office, not from the Cytûn office.

Cytûn wishes to thank the churches of the Eisteddfod area, again this year, for their enthusiasm and their co-operation in all the arrangements.