Whats on


The Hay Festival

Hay on Wye, mid Wales (23 May – 3 June )

World famous literature event which travels to other countries but is held in Wales every year.  2018 is the 31st festival.

Urdd National Eisteddfod

The 2019 Urdd National Eisteddfod will be held in Cardiff Bay, 27 May – 1 June, 2019)

One of Europe’s largest youth touring festivals with over 15,000 children and young people competing.

Fire in the Mountain

Cambrian Mountains (31st May – 2nd June )See some of the best folk music acts in the world in mid Wales.

Royal Welsh Show

Llanelwedd, Builth Wells  (22-25 July )

The Royal Welsh is the biggest and best attended agricultural event of its kind. The annual show is the shop window for Welsh farming and food production. It’s a real celebration of all things rural.


Builth Wells, mid Wales (10 – 13 August )Solarsphere is a brand new event combining the science of astronomy with the backdrop of a music festival.

 Presteigne Festival

(22 – 27 August ) Presteigne, Powys on the Herefordshire/Powys border

Music and arts festival

Abergavenny Food Festival:

(21st & 22nd September)

Brecon Beacons Food Festival

5th October

Royal Welsh Winter Fair

Builth Wells ( 25th & 26th November)

Hay on Wye Winter food festival.

Hay on Wye   (28th November)