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More details - Exhibition: VopreKin – Paintings by Alexandra Cook
We are so pleased to announce that the guest exhibition at St John’s Hall Gallery in May is work from an artist who came to the gallery a couple of years ago for an Atelier Day. Alexandra Cook (aka Linandara) is based in Newtown, Powys.
St John’s Hall Gallery, St Johns Hill, Barmouth
Today to Sun 27 May, Tue 29 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Exhibition: Oneiric and Symbolic Paintings by Mary Blindflowers
St John’s Hall Gallery is thrilled to be showing this collection of paintings by Mary Blindflowers, selected from the open call for proposals. Mary Blindflowers’ style is rich in symbolic images that represent her deepest approach to metaphysical and phenomenal reality.
St John’s Hall Gallery, St Johns Hill, Barmouth
Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Exhibition: Sonja Benskin Mesher Speaks of a Small Life
It’s wonderful that we are able to bring to the attention of Barmouth residents and visitors this most unique and thought provoking work of (relatively) local artist, Sonja Benskin Mesher. The small pieces of this exhibition will be on display in a glass cabinet inviting close inspection, an intimate examination.
St John’s Hall Gallery, St Johns Hill, Barmouth
Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Barmouth to Fort William Three Peaks Yacht Race
The Three Peaks Yacht Race is one of the oldest and most remarkable extreme multi-sport endurance races in the world.
Barmouth/Abermaw Southern Snowdonia
Sat 9 Jun

More details - OVO Energy Women’s Tour - Stage 5
The OVO Energy Women’s Tour will cover new ground in 2018, as the race visits Wales for the first time in its history.
Dolgellau Southern Snowdonia
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Snowdonia Emergency Services Show
This is a charity event to raise awareness of the emergency and related services aimed at all the family.
Snowdonia Aerospace Llanbedr Airfield
Sun 27 May

More details - Murder Mystery train
Join in and relive the Butlin’s Holiday Camp Fun for a Hi-De-Hi all day party and a Hi-De-Hi Murder Mystery Train in the evening. Mr. Dai Laffin, Talyllyn Railway’s well-known Entertainment Manager has been found dead, murdered by persons unknown. The body was discovered in Wharf Station’s water tower by driver, Mr.
Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd
Tue 29 May

More details - Centenary of Loco No. 6 & RAF100 Beer Festival
What do you do to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the only surviving narrow-gauge steam locomotive once owned by the RAF, in the RAF’s Centenary year£ How about lining it up with one of the RAF’s most iconic aircraft, the Spitfire£ Well that is what is going to happen!
Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd
Fri 1 Jun to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Victorian Train Experience
The Talyllyn Railway is probably alone in still being able to run its complete original passenger train dating from the 1860s, and invites you to enjoy a guided tour featuring this unique train, travelling in the original coaches behind an original locomotive.
Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd
Thu 7 Jun, Thu 14 Jun, Thu 21 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Thu 5 Jul, Thu 12 Jul, Thu 19 Jul

More details - Anything Goes Gala
Loco No.1 ‘Tal-y-Llyn’ will be taken out of service after this event for a major overhaul, so with No.3 ‘Sir Haydn’ returning from the Vale of Rheidol after it’s lengthy overhaul and No.4 ‘Edward Thomas’ having its work complete it will give us the chance to run all six in steam which has not happened for many years!
Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Father's Day
Join us in Celebrating Our Dad’s on Father’s Day this year and give them the special day that they deserve! Your train will depart from Tywyn Wharf Station at 2pm but not before King’s Licensed Café serves up a delightful Sunday lunch for you to tuck into.
Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Llyn Rhaeadr - Open Garden for NGS
Landscaped hillside garden blending natural areas with garden plants, shrubs and trees with wildlife, small lake with many species of unusual ducks, fish and wildlife ponds, waterfalls, woodland, gazebos, rockeries, lawns, borders, snowdrops, daffodils, bluebells, ferns, heathers, camellias, azaleas, Rhododendrons,
Llyn Rhaeadr, Centre of Harlech
Fri 1 Jun to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Salomon Trail Marathon Wales
Taking place on Saturday the 16 June, 2018, the Salomon Trail Marathon Wales will have full (26 mile/42km) and half (13mile/21 km) marathon race routes in the stunning trails and tracks of the world-renowned Coed y Brenin forest in the Snowdonia National Park.
Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre (NRW) Ganllwyd, Dolgellau, Gwynedd
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Cor Meibion concert
Cor Miebion Male Voice Choir. Another great evening of entertainment with the choir. Refreshments included
St Tanwg’s Church Harlech
Sun 27 May

More details - Harlech Fire and Sea Festival
Members of the public are invited to come to the beach to make a defensive line of Sea Castles against the advance of the Seventh Wave. There will be flags on the beach to mark a space for making a castle, and biodegradable lanterns will be supplied to light the castles as dusk falls.
Harlech Beach Harlech, Gwynedd
Sun 27 May

More details - Grandma's Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Inspiration for the senses, unique, fascinating, educational and fun. Strategic seating, continuous new attractions, wildlife abundant, 9 acres of peace. Sculptures, poetry arboretum. Seven sensory gardens, wildlife pond, riverside boardwalk, stone circle, labyrinth. Azaleas and bluebells in May. Children welcome.
Grandma’s Garden, Machynlleth
Wed 30 May

More details - BEE WEEK - May half term at CAT
During May half term, we will be exploring the wonderful world of the bee! Bees are incredibly important in maintaining all the wonderful habitats and environments that we know and love. Come and learn all about how you can help bees and other insects in your own garden.
Centre For Alternative Technology Llwyngwern Quarry, Pantperthog, Machynlleth, Powys
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Gala Day
The Corris Railway will hold its third Spring Gala Day on Sunday May 27th with a variety of trains in action between Corris station and Maespoeth Junction.
Corris Steam Railway & Museum Station Yard, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys
Sun 27 May

More details - Fathers Day
Father’s Day - Fathers receive a small gift and can enjoy a free train ride if accompanied on the train by a child aged under 15.
Corris Steam Railway & Museum Station Yard, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Porthmadog Craft Fair
A monthly craft fair with lots of beautiful crafts on show made by the stall holders, here in Snowdonia.
Y Ganolfan, harbour bridge Porthmadog
Sat 26 May

More details - Morfydd Ransom-Hall: Was It Wet That Year£
Observations and Reflections on Cwmystwyth. Climate and weather impact upon the landscape season by season – sometimes violent, sometimes gentle. Humans endeavour to dominate this environment, an activity that leaves its mark. Morfydd concentrates on the Anthropocene especially the Climate of the British Isles.
Y Tabernacl Penrallt Street, Machynlleth, Powys
Today to Sat 16 Jun

More details - Wild Wednesdays
Bug Hunts and Pond Dipping. Discover the wild side of Ynys-hir. Family activities suitable for children aged 4-12 years, Must be accompanied by an Adult. Booking essential.
RSPB Ynys-hir Nature Reserve Eglwysfach, Machynlleth, Powys
Wed 30 May

More details - From Gawain to the Graphic Novel
A study-day on artists and narrative; speakers include: A rare opportunity to hear Alan Lee talk about his career from the Mabinogion through his Oscar-winning work on The Lord of the Rings to his latest illustration project Keynote by Olivia Ahmad of the House of Illustration, London Clive Hicks-Jenkins on his
Y Tabernacl Penrallt Street, Machynlleth, Powys
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Dads and Dens
Celebrate Father’s Day out in the woods building dens and learning the art of fire lighting with flints. Celebrate by toasting marshmallows! Suitable for all the family children min age 4 years - 18 years. Sunday June 17th 2018 1pm-4pm Cost: £10 per child Dads’ Free!
RSPB Ynys-hir Nature Reserve Eglwysfach, Machynlleth, Powys
Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Snowdonian Limited
The ’Snowdonian Limited’ is a repeat of our popular April train, again offering an 80 mile round trip over the whole railway with a variety of motive power. Friday evening tour of Boston Lodge at 16:45. Saturday approx depart around 09:15 and return by 19:15.
Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways Harbour Station, PORTHMADOG, Gwynedd
Sat 9 Jun

More details - 29er Grand Prix
The 29er is a two-person high performance sailing skiff designed by Julian Bethwaite and first produced in 1998. Derived from the Olympic class 49er class, it is raced in the ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships.
Plas Heli Hafan, Pwllheli, Gwynedd
Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May

More details - Crowrach Isaf - Open Garden for NGS
2 acre plot incl 1 acre fenced against rabbits, developed from 2000, incl island beds, windbreak hedges, vegetable garden, wild flower area and wide range of geraniums, shrubs and herbaceous perennials. Views over Cardigan Bay and Snowdonia.
Crowrach Isaf, Bwlchtocyn
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Henri Lloyd Abersoch 10K
The Henri Lloyd Abersoch 10K is firmly established as a favourite of many runners from around the UK. Both elite runners & beginners to the running scene relish the vast array of unique & satisfying elements that the Abersoch 10K has to offer.
Abersoch Abersoch, Gwynedd
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Adventures in the Screen Trade: Deborah Moggach
Deborah Moggach will delve into the exciting and sometimes rocky world of Hollywood screen writing. Known for her film adaption of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice and for adapting her own books into films, such as The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and the movie saga Tulip Fever, the evening will be an eye opening...
Ceredigion Museum & Gallery Coliseum, Terrace Road, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Fri 25 May

More details - Walking Aberystwyth with John Weston
Discover Aberystwyth through the ages with local enthusiast John Weston. Starting and ending in the Museum Auditorium, Walking Aberystwyth will take you in a journey through Aberystwyth’s buildings, people and history from 1277 until today.
Ceredigion Museum & Gallery Coliseum, Terrace Road, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Wed 6 Jun, Wed 13 Jun, Wed 20 Jun, Wed 27 Jun, Wed 18 Jul, Wed 25 Jul

More details - HAKA Jazz Nights
On 8th June Huw Bates and Kedma Macias of HAKA Entertainment are delighted to present to you the incredible Jazz performer Nia Lynn accompanied by the fantastic Trust Trio. This will be the very first in the HAKA Jazz Nights series of evenings at Ceredigion Museum.
Ceredigion Museum & Gallery Coliseum, Terrace Road, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Aberystwyth and Ceredigion County Show
The Aberystwyth and Ceredigion County Show is an impressive annual agricultural show. This local show attracts many visitors from the surrounding areas, uniting the farming industry and local community. A wide range of events take place from produce and poultry shows through to equestrian.
Aberystwyth Ceredigion
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Birds Writing Workshop
Beginners and experienced writers alike are invited to join playwright Lucy Gough for a writing workshop on the theme of birds.
Ceredigion Museum & Gallery Coliseum, Terrace Road, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Marchnad Ffermwyr Aberystwyth Farmers Market
Location : North Parade, Aberystwyth Held on the 1st & 3rd Saturday of each month, this award-winning Farmers Market is one of the largest farmers markets in Wales hosting up to 30 stalls. In 2014, the Aberystwyth Farmers’ Market achieved the Best Food Market in the BBC Radio 4 Food and Farming Awards.
Aberystwyth Ceredigion
Sat 2 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Sat 7 Jul, Sat 21 Jul

More details - Lleuwen
Welsh/Breton acoustic singer-songwriter Lleuwen will be performing her unique fusion between jazz and Welsh folk. Supported by Blodau Gwylltion.
Ceredigion Museum & Gallery Coliseum, Terrace Road, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Life and Times of the Tat Man
Set in his home in a Black Country scrapyard, the Tat Man weaves his tales, transporting audiences to places in his mind by means of story and song. From true tales of the Black Country the plot leads inexorably into the real and terrifying landscape of the First World War.
Ceredigion Museum & Gallery Coliseum, Terrace Road, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Bala Lake Festival of Transport
The Festival will feature a selection of vintage and classic tractors, motorbikes, cars, rally cars, stationary engines, classic Landrovers, fairground, military and large scale models. Trade stands and refreshments available.
Bala Lake Railway Llanuwchlyn Station, Llanuwchlyn, Bala, Gwynedd
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - Steam Gala
Our annual steam gala has moved to tie in with an event on the Ffestiniog Railway. Our theme this year will be the Penrhyn Quarry, with visiting engines, a busy timetable of passenger and demonstration freight trains, and lots more besides.
Bala Lake Railway Llanuwchlyn Station, Llanuwchlyn, Bala, Gwynedd
Sat 16 Jun to Mon 18 Jun

More details - Shazia Mirza
Following her critically acclaimed 2016, 103 date sell-out international tour; ‘The Kardashians Made Me Do It’, Shazia Mirza brings you her brand new stand-up show. ‘After starving to death on a desert Island, I’ve changed my mind about a few things.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Today

More details - Aber Cycle Fest – Gala Evening, with Becky James,
The weekend of two-wheeled entertainment begins with an evening in the company of the Welsh two time Rio Olympic cycling medallist, Becky James. The evening will also include cycle related films from the archives, followed by a reception.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Fri 25 May

More details - Comedy Club
Little Wander, the team behind the Machynlleth Comedy Festival, bring their much-loved comedy club to the Arts Centre each month. Catch some of the UKs finest stand up stars at fantastic value on stage in the Studio.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Thu 31 May

More details - Big Welsh Walk Challenge
Hundreds of people took on the Big Welsh Walk Challenge last year and conquered the landscapes of Ceredigion. Back by popular demand, Ramblers Cymru are encouraging people to step up for the challenge this June.
Devil’s Bridge/Pontarfynach Ceredigion
Sat 2 Jun

More details - The Lord Davies of Llandinam Archive
The Lord Davies of Llandinam Archive – Rob Phillips The extensive papers of Lord Davies of Llandinam, politician, industrialist and philanthropist, held at the National Library, have recently been catalogued.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Gofalu am David
A discussion with the broadcaster Beti George about Alzheimer’s and caring for her partner, David Parry-Jones, from the time when he was diagnosed with the condition in 2008 until he passed away in April 2017. She will also discuss the campaign for reforming the dementia care service.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Fathers Day Special
Fathers can visit the Waterfalls Nature Trail for FREE when accompanied by their children. This offer is only available between 9.30am and 5pm
Devil’s Bridge Waterfalls & Nature Trail Devils Bridge, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Sun 17 Jun

More details - A Journey through The Rhinogydd Mountains
Having explored the county of Meirionnydd and especially the Rhinogydd Mountains for several years, photographer Jean Napier takes us on a journey to explore its human and natural landscape which dates back millennia, captured through her lens.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Ride and Dine Evening Excursions
Make the most of the long summer evenings with steam hauled evening excursions along the Rheidol Valley. There will be no need to worry about cooking as we’ll serve up a delicious fish & chip supper at Devil’s Bridge, or you can bring your own picnic!
Vale of Rheidol Railway Park Avenue, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Wed 30 May

More details - Mynydd Heulog - Open Garden for NGS
Mynydd Heulog is an C18 stone cottage set in approx. 1 acre of sloping garden with amazing views over the Lleyn and Cardigan Bay. Gradually being developed over 25 years, the garden is now an eclectic mix of mature trees, shrubs, perennials and exotics.
Mynydd Heulog, Pwllheli
Sun 27 May, Sun 3 Jun

More details - Fish & Chips Evening Train
Travel on the special evening train from Llanfair Caereinion at 18:30; on arrival at Welshpool at 19:15 we will serve your choice of meal to enjoy on the return journey, with a pause at Castle Caereinion to stretch your legs and to enjoy the view and a tub of delicious dairy ice cream.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys
Sat 26 May, Sun 22 Jul

More details - Father's Day
Any father accompanied by his child travels at the child price and gets a workshop tour. Multiple generations welcome!
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys
Sun 17 Jun

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