Here is a list of the most frequently asked questions. If you'd like to ask another question, please contact us HERE.
Where is the Eisteddfod in 2015?
The Eisteddfod will be held on the grounds of Llancaiach Fawr manor on the outskirts of Nelson, Caerphilly Borough between 25 - 30 May 2015.
Where will the Eisteddfod be held in 2016?
In 2016 the Urdd National Eisteddfod will be held in Flintshire.
Do you have to be a member of the Urdd to compete in the Eisteddfod?
What facilities are on the Maes for people with disabilities?
Buggies are available to transport people across the Maes, and are also available to transport you from the car park to the Main Entrance. You will need to provide your own wheelchair to be used on the Maes. Disabled toilets are available on the Maes and every stand and stall has a ramp at every entrance. If you require any assistance, please come and speak to a Steward in the Canolfan Groeso at the Main Entrance.
Is there parking for people with disabilities?
Yes, parking for those with disabilities is located as closely as possible to the main enterance
I need to bring heavy equipment onto the Maes such as a harp or other instruments. Is there any help available on arrival?
Yes, please notify a steward at the Welcome Pavilion who will radio for assistance
Are dogs allowed onto the Maes or the Caravan Site?
No, we only allow Guide Dogs on the Maes and the Caravan Site.
Do I need a seperate ticket to enter the Maes during the day and the concerts or competitions in the evening?
Yes, seperate tickets are required for certain evening concerts and competitions.
How to I buy tickets?
Tickets will go on sale from February 2015 through our ticketline 0845 257 1639 and website urdd.org/eisteddfod. Tickets will be at a reduced price for a limited time so remember to buy your tickets early!
Are the prelims (rhagbrofion) held on the Maes?
Yes, all prelims are held on the Maes either in the Studios, Choral Hall or Dance Hall. The details are in the Official Programme, which will be available in February 2015.
Where can I buy a Syllabus?
If you would like and English version of the Syllabus, please contact our office in Glan-llyn on 01678 541014.
Where can I buy the Programme?
All good book shops or by calling the Urdd Office on 01678 541 014