Whats on in Mid Wales
Whats on in Mid Wales

What's on in Mid Wales

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Whether you want to immerse yourself in nature, explore a thriving market town, laugh yourself silly, watch a local band or an international act, there's always something happening.

Major annual events held across Mid Wales include:

  • Wales Rally GB
  • Abergavenny Food Festival
  • Green Man Festival
  • Machynlleth Comedy Festival 
  • The Royal Welsh Show

To name just a few. We even host the World Bogsnorkelling Championships! 

Discover what's on and make the most of Mid Wales.

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Highlights

NDCW Summer Outdoor Tour 2021

Tue 10 Aug 2021

Join National Dance Company Wales outside to rediscover the joy of live dance from a powerhouse of Wales based artists with an hour of toe-tapping, face-pulling fun.

NDCW Summer Outdoor Tour 2021

Wed 11 Aug 2021

Join National Dance Company Wales outside to rediscover the joy of live dance from a powerhouse of Wales based artists with an hour of toe-tapping, face-pulling fun.

Brecon Jazz Festival

Fri 13 - Sun 15 Aug 2021

The Brecon Jazz Festival is a music festival held annually in Brecon and has played host to a range of jazz musicians from across the world.

Celebrate 100 years of the Royal British Legion

Sat 14 Aug 2021

Join the Machynlleth branch of the Royal British Legion as they celebrate their 100th birthday with a range of entertainment and activities for all.

Abergavenny Food Festival 2021

Sat 18 - Sun 19 Sep 2021

It’s official. Abergavenny Food Festival 2021 is happening. Get the weekend of 18 & 19 September firmly in your calendar. It will be so good to see you again.

Aberystwyth Comedy Festival

Fri 1 - Sun 3 Oct 2021

Aberystwyth Comedy Festival is a complementary event to the already established Machynlleth Comedy Festival.

Royal Welsh Winter Fair

Mon 29 - Tue 30 Nov 2021

Come and celebrate Christmas and witness the finest prime stock show in Europe at this year’s Royal Welsh Winter Fair.

Royal Welsh Smallholding and Countryside Festival

Sat 21 - Sun 22 May 2022

With an emphasis on celebrating rural life, the festival will be packed with all different types of livestock, horses and other animals.

Eisteddfod yr Urdd 2022

Mon 30 May - Sat 4 Jun 2022

The Urdd National Eisteddfod, one of Europe’s largest youth touring festivals that attracts around 90,000 visitors each year, will once again be held at the end of May.

Barmouth to Fort William Three Peaks Yacht Race

Sat 9 Jul 2022

The Barmouth to Fort William Three Peaks Yacht Race combines yachting, mountain running and cycling into one of the greatest adventure challenges in British sport.

Royal Welsh Show

Mon 18 - Thu 21 Jul 2022

The Royal Welsh Show is one of the most prestigious events of its type in Europe, bringing together the farming industry and rural community in a celebration of the best of British Agriculture with a unique and very special ‘Welsh' flavour.

Brecon County Show

Sat 6 Aug 2022

The Oldest Agricultural Society Show in the United Kingdom having been established in 1755. A great day out for all the family featuring Livestock and Main Ring Attractions as well as Domestic, Horticulture, Food Hall and Craft.

Brecon Jazz Festival

Fri 12 - Sun 14 Aug 2022

The Brecon Jazz Festival is a music festival held annually in Brecon and has played host to a range of jazz musicians from across the world.

Rude Health Bog Triathlon

Sat 27 Aug 2022

The Bog Triathlon first ran in 2005, following a demand for more dirty fun around our famous Waen Rhydd Bog.

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Trefeddian Hotel

Aberdovey

Located half a mile from the picturesque harbour village of Aberdyfi, with panoramic views of Cardigan Bay. Relax in comfort and enjoy fine food complimented by friendly service. Lift & indoor swimming pool. Families of all ages welcome.

Country House Hotel with 59 rooms, £82-£200 pppn, £100-£125 pppnb

Llangoed Hall

Brecon

Llangoed Hall Hotel is set within 17 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens. It is the 'home from home' that you would expect from your 'best friend's Country House'.

Country House Hotel with 25 rooms, £99-£900 prpn

Blue Grass Cottages

Aberystwyth

Set in the heart of Cardigan Bay, Blue Grass Cottages are situated in the hamlet of Chancery just a short drive form Aberystwyth. Tranquil and relaxing surroundings where you can unwind and enjoy the countryside. Spectacular views.

Self-catering with 3 units, £57-£150 pupn sleeps 1-5

Croft Farm & Celtic Cottages

Cardigan

Award winning family friendly cottages with luxury onsite indoor heated pool, sauna & gym. Enjoy private hot tubs and log burners. Situated in unspoilt countryside close to Cardigan Bay & Pembrokeshire National Park. Dog friendly.

Self-catering with 10 units, £500-£5328 pupw sleeps 1-12

Brynarth Country Guest House

Aberystwyth

17th Century 8 acre property in the foothills of Cambrian Mountains, south of Aberystwyth, near the coast, The Ystwyth & Elan Valleys. Great birdwatching, walking, stunning scenery. Licensed Snug Bar.

Guest House with 8 rooms, £52-£165 prpnb

Ty Derw

Dinas-Mawddwy

Ty Derw is a charming Victorian stone built house in a picturesque setting in the Dovey Valley about 12 miles from Machynlleth and Dolgellau. The four guest rooms have been refurbished to a very high standard. Ample parking.

Guest Accommodation with 4 rooms, £50-£60 pppnb

Mellington Hall Hotel

Montgomery

Mellington Hall Country House Hotel is a Grade II Listed 19th Century house set in beautiful landscaped grounds with spectacular views in every direction.

Country House Hotel with 11 rooms, £145-£195 prpnb

The Elephant and Castle Hotel

Newtown

The Elephant & Castle Hotel on the banks of the River Severn, is ideally located in the centre of Newtown. An 18th century Mid Wales coaching inn - the perfect base for both leisure or business traveller.

Hotel with 19 rooms, £60-£140 prpn

Elen's Castle Hotel

Dolwyddelan

Elen's Castle Hotel was once an 18th century coaching inn. Perfectly located, historical yet modernised hotel, peaceful, village setting away from the crush of tourists, excellent food and great bar with local gins, whiskeys and craft ale

Inn with 8 rooms, £16-£156 prpn, £16-£121 prpnb

The Richmond

Aberystwyth

The Richmond boasts the prime seafront location on the main Aberystwyth Promenade overlooking Cardigan Bay and is at the heart of town. All room have ensuite facilities. The hotel has its own large private car park.

Guest Accommodation with 15 rooms, £75-£120 prpnb

Dolffanog Fawr

Tywyn

Dolffanog Fawr offers truly luxurious accommodation in the heart of Snowdonia.

Guest Accommodation with 4 rooms, £100-£125 prpnb

The Coach House

Brecon

Coach houses were traditionally warm and welcoming places. This particular example is one of a new breed, offering contemporary townhouse accommodation. The Coach house is one of only 2% in the country that hold the five star GOLD award

Guest Accommodation with 6 rooms, £85-£160 prpnb

Plas Bwlch

Llanidloes

Cosy Georgian Farmhouse with breathtaking views of the Upper Wye Valley which sits in 15 acres of farmland with sheep, chickens, ducks and ponies. Local attractions include walking, cycling, fishing, rallying and offroad motorbiking.

Bed & Breakfast with 2 rooms, £65 prpnb

Swn Yr Afon (Cathedral View)

Brecon

Swn yr Afon is not one of your commercial hotels (we did that for fifteen years before opening our latest home to guests). It’s somewhere that you can enjoy a home from home break “but” with all the comfort of a top hotel.

Guest Accommodation with 3 rooms, £78-£140 prpnb

The Old Vicarage

Machynlleth

The Old Vicarage, Corris was built 1875, has been completely renovated in the last year. It has 4 large bedrooms, a guest lounge offering first class accommodation and hospitality.

Guest Accommodation with 4 rooms, £130-£170 prpnb

Cwm Irfon Lodge Holiday Cottages

Llanwrtyd Wells

Cwm Irfon near Llanwrtyd Wells offer 4 individual cottages set in 3 acres of gardens and woodlands of a Victorian Hunting Lodge. Light & airy with glorious views and direct access to network of walking, riding and mountain biking trails

Self-catering with 4 units, £400-£600 pupw sleeps 1-5

Aberleri Seaside Cottages

Borth

Rebuilt traditional farm close to sands, adjoining nature reserve and golf course. Luxuriously appointed, centrally heated, double glazed. Exceptional bathrooms. Washing machines, TV. Wi-Fi. Drying machines.

Self-catering with 5 units, £269-£1119 pupw sleeps 2-10

Mid Wales Luxury Shepherd's Huts

Machynlleth

Newly built and lovingly handcrafted to the highest specification. The perfect ‘get away from it all’ eco-retreat! Comfortable and stylish yet quiet and peaceful!

Glamping with 3 units, £0-£150 pupn sleeps 1-4

Gwerniago Campsite

Machynlleth

Gwerniago campsite is located in the heartland of rural Wales,between Machynlleth and Aberdovey on a working farm,run by a Welsh speaking family.Campfires allowed,parking by tent.Ideal base for beaches,mountains, countryside & bird watching

Touring & Camping Park with 33 pitches, £16-£22 ptpn

Brandy House Cottages

Knighton

In its idyllic rural setting nestled into the hills above the village of Felindre, The Brandy House, once a traditional hill farm, now a small-holding is the perfect place for a peaceful and relaxing break.

Self-catering with 2 units, £336-£786 pupw sleeps 4-5

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