Raffle prizes announced for BiFest Wales – Saturday 10th May 2014

Raffle

Raffle tickets are just 20p each or £1 a strip (5 chances to win!) A list of prizes is here and available on the day. Pay for tickets at the registration desk  or someone will be walking around with tickets on sale.
Can’t be with us until the end? No worries, names and phone numbers can be written on the back of tickets and we’ll contact you after BiFest Wales if you’ve won.
All money raised helps to make BiFest Wales a success, keep entry prices down and any surplus supports the work of Bi Cymru/Wales, Bi Cardiff and Bi Swansea.

Prizes:

  • Tickets to the AYRIA / INERTIA / DRAKENWERKS / DOX / FAYTH VIOLETTA gig @ FUEL, CARDIFF on 17th June – donated by Off World Promotions
  • £10 Wilkinson gift card – donated by Wilkos
  • £10 voucher for Uplands Diner  – donated by Uplands Diner
  • LC2 prizes
  • 2 bottles of white wine
  • 2 bars of speciality chocolate – donated by The Co-operative Food
  • 1 car steering lock

Thank you to everyone who’s donated prizes.


Workshops announced for BiFest Wales 2014

An exciting variety of workshops, both serious and fun, has been announced for BiFest Wales 2014.

There’s less than 2 weeks to go now until BiFest Wales 2014, Saturday 10th May 2014 – 12 noon until 11:45pm

In the Theatre, first floor, Swansea YMCA, 1 The Kingsway, Swansea we’ll be holding the event, including the live music and DJs evening social and daytime workshops and social event. For more information see the BiFest Wales section of this website or the FaceBook event for Bi Cymru/Wales.

Workshops are:

Time Workshop Room 1 Workshop Room 2
12:30 – 1:15pm Getting to know you – Speed FriendingMeet and Mingle social area – the Theatre
1:30-2:15pm All about bisexuality Craft workshop
2:15-3pm BREAK (refreshments and socialising in the Theatre)
3:15-4pm Bisexual Issues in the Workplace Agony Aunt columns
4:15-5pm Is passing important? Fun and games
5:15-6pm Bisexual issues in education
6:30-7:30pm BREAK BREAK
7:30pm – 11:45pm Live music event and DJs in the Theatre (main Bifest room)

Click here to download more information on each workshop and on the day


Full evening live music event line-up confirmed for BiFest Wales 2014

As plans for BiFest Wales 2014 on Saturday 10th May take shape we’re pleased to announce the live music acts supporting the evening event.

Doors 7:30pm, first band 8pm, finish: Midnight.
£3 on the door (evening only), £4 with daytime event.
A bar will be available in The Theatre on the 1st floor of Swansea YMCA. Please bring ID if you look under 25.

Tutti Fruity – Swansea’s recently formed LGBT friendly choir will be performing a song at the start of the evening.
Check them out at: www.singersrock.com or on Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/tuttifruitysingersrock?fref=ts They welcome new members.

This will be followed by:
Kayleigh Emma Morgan  – a solo acoustic singer, songwriter and guitarist.
Check out her music at:http://www.youtube.com/user/KayleighMorganMusic or look up her Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/KayleighMorganMusic

Then:
Rock of Ages – a Classic Rock band spanning time both musically and ages of the band members (12 to 65)
Check them out at: https://www.facebook.com/rockofages13

And:Etherian – A local 3-piece Melodic Death Metal act, with influences from bands like; Amon Amarth, Dethklok, Dimmu Borgir, Five Finger Death Punch and Trivium. Check them out at:https://www.facebook.com/pages/Etherian/239808486041809?ref=hl or on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/user/EtherianOFFICIAL

Finishing with:
DrakenWerks – A Welsh Cyber-Industrial artist – will be closing BiFest Wales 2014. Home grown industrial talent.
Check them out here: https://www.facebook.com/drakenwerks?sk=app_178091127385&app_data

With local DJs filling the gaps between live acts and allowing you to continue to dance the night away:

Gwilym – South Wales rock and goth DJ from Dead of Night
David Flipping – recurring DJ at Dead of Night & musician DOx
Feel free to download and share the flyer for this event designed by the fabulous G John Rees. Check him out here:  www.gjohnrees.com

Announcing BiFest Wales 2014

After a successful event in 2013, we’re pleased to announce that BiFest Wales will be returning to Swansea YMCA on Saturday 10th May 2014.

Daytime event 12 noon until 6:30pm

Evening live music and DJ event with an alternative theme 7:30pm until Midnight

Entry: £2 daytime, £3 evening live music event, or £4 both.

Further details announced on the BiFest Wales pages of our website and on Facebook