Cardiff Bay’s leading entertainment venue The Red Dragon Centre is hosting a free Spring Safari Trail this Easter holidays.

A menagerie of wild animals will take over the Centre between 30 March and 16 April, with grass sculptures of giraffes, rhinos and more spotted around the mall, along with fun facts to learn about the animals.

As well as being able to take photos with the animals, visitors are also being challenged to take part in a free prize draw by spotting the letters hidden on each of the characters and unscrambling them to find a mystery word.

The winner’s prize will be a free family day out at The Red Dragon Centre, with a game of bowling and a meal at Five Guys for a family of four.

Hollywood Bowl is also offering 25% off for early bowlers throughout the Easter holidays and giving bowlers the chance to win an Easter egg if they score a Golden Pin Strike*, while ODEON cinemas will see The Super Mario Bros Movie and Dungeons & Dragons: Honour Among Thieves hitting the big screen.

Emma Constantinou, marketing manager at The Red Dragon Centre, said: “We’re very excited to see the Spring Safari Trail take over the Centre this Easter, giving families the chance to take a walk on the wild side during the school holidays.

“During the cost of living crisis, we’re so pleased to be able to offer free events like this so that everyone can have some fun this Easter.”

The Red Dragon Centre, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2022, is Cardiff Bay’s leading entertainment venue houses a multitude of interactive, lifestyle and food and drink venues including Odeon Cinema, the home of Wales’ only IMAX screen, the Hollywood Bowl, Grosvenor Casino, Simply Gym, Bella Italia, Five Guys, Spice Route, Volcano, Cardiff Bay Tavern, Cadwaladers and Zaika.


For further information about The Red Dragon Centre and the latest venue openings, visit or follow the Centre on Facebook.


*Enter the code ‘Easter25’ at checkout for 25% off. To win an Easter Egg, the bowler must score a strike when the Pins are turned golden, and a team member must witness this.