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More details - South Wales Potters Spring Exhibition
15 members of South Wales Potters are exhibiting. The hand made ceramics range from functional stoneware to delicate porcelain vessels and figurative work with a wide variety of styles and techniques between.
Greenspace Gallery & Tea Rooms, Blue Street, Carmarthen
Today to Thu 31 May

More details - Peter Rossiter in the Spotlight '100 x 365 Yesterdays'
Peter Rossiter focuses on a specific moment in time, taking as a starting point May 1918, hence the title:“100x365 yesterdays.” “The work I am showing is a response to momentous times. A big subject, with vast numbers.
King Street Gallery, 33 King Street, Carmarthen
Today to Thu 31 May

More details - CIRCUS MONDAO celebrating 250 years of circus
CIRCUS MONDAO IS BACK with a great show for all the family to enjoy, We have a brand new production for 2018 celebrating 250 years of circus in the UK.
CARMARTHEN SHOWGROUND, nantyci, off A40
Today

More details - Make Your Own Printed Cushion Cover
With our exhibition ‘Chair/Cadair’ as inspiration, use a variety of print techniques to create a pattern design for your own cushion cover. Make a printing plate, use ready-made lino cuts and stencils. Roll, sponge and print to create your own repeat pattern or one off artwork.
Oriel Myrddin Gallery Church Lane Carmarthenshire
Tue 29 May

More details - Forge Drama: Disney's The Little Mermaid Jr.
Beneath the waves, a young mermaid dreams of a life in the world above. Join Ariel as she defies her father, King Triton, makes a deal with the evil sea witch, Ursula and embarks on the adventure of a lifetime. Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid Jr.’ will enchant audiences of all ages.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Wed 30 May to Sat 2 Jun

Free Event - Once Upon a Time More details - Free Event - Once Upon a Time
Families are invited to Once Upon a Time – a free fairy tale themed event at St Catherine’s Walk on Wednesday 30 May from 11am to 3pm. There will be lots of wonderful fairy tale characters to meet including Creature Encounter’s stunning dragon Brexitus and his friends Sir Manly the knight and Scurvy the serf.
St Catherine’s Walk Shopping Centre, Carmarthen
Wed 30 May
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More details - Jethro: The Count of Cornwall
Join Jethro for a memorable evening of hysterical nonsense and take a look into the mind of possibly one of the greatest comedic storytellers ever to grace the stage. Jethro beguiles and befuddles his audience with the endless stream of irreverent twaddle for which he is known and celebrated.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Wed 30 May

More details - Moonfall
Join a princess like no other as she embarks on the biggest journey of her life – to the Moon! With two performers and many more characters, this brilliantly comical story-telling performance explores the role of gender stereotypes within children’s theatre, using a rope, a hoop and bags of imagination.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Thu 31 May

More details - Curtain of Poppies
To mark the centenary of the end of the First World War, visit our community textile installation of 70,000 poppies to commemorate each person from the UK who died serving their country.
National Wool Museum Dre-fach Felindre, Near Newcastle Emlyn, Llandysul
Thu 31 May, Thu 26 Jul

More details - Geoff Brown Paintings in the Spotlight
‘Spotlight’ exhibitions at King Street Gallery bring the work of an individual artist’s work together in a specially designated small exhibition room to enable a greater focus on their particular art and what lies behind it.
King Street Gallery, 33 King Street, Carmarthen
Fri 1 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Comedy Club - June
This month’s headliners are Brendon Burns and Lukas Kirkby plus special guests and your studly host, Paul Savage.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Jambori Martyn Geraint
Come and enjoy an hour with one of Wales’ best known Children’s Entertainers yn Ammanford! Martyn Geraint is the man who does the Jambori every year in the area, so not only will the children know him, but they’ll know most of the songs too!
The Miners’ Theatre Wind Street, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Dinefwr Park and Castle - Amateur Photography Day with Panasonic LUMIX
As part of a long-standing relationship as official photography partner of the National Trust, Panasonic will be hosting a variety of events around our properties and will be at Dinefwr on 2/3 June.
Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Willow Course - Garden Trug
Make your own garden trug to collect your flowers and vegetables from the garden. Booking information: Please call 01558 667150. The course will be held at the Garden’s Aqualab, a wooden building perched upon stilts above the edge of Pwll yr Ardd.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Last Night of the Proms
Bring your flags! Bring your voices! Celebrate the ever popular 20th annual Last Night of the Proms with legendary conductor John Hywel Williams MBE, the symphonic sounds of the British Sinfonietta Orchestra and 200+ massed voices of the internationally renowned Hywel Girls’ Choir & Hywel Boy Singers, Stars of ITV’s...
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Dinefwr Park and Castle - Badgerwatch
Our popular badger watch evenings are back and will run between May and August at Dinefwr. Booking essential. Observe the secret life of badgers from our purpose built hide in the medieval deer park at Dinefwr. Booking Essential. Phone: 01558 824512.
Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT
Sat 2 Jun, Sat 9 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Wed 20 Jun, Sat 23 Jun, Wed 27 Jun, Sat 30 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Carmarthen Craft & Gift Fayres
Lots of stalls! Many Hand-Crafted goods & Gifts Watch demo’s
The Civic Hall,Nott Sqare, St Peters St, Carmarthen
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Grandslam 2018: Summer of Steps Tour
Grandslam 2018: Summer of Steps Tour plus Blue & Bjorn Again. Artists performing: Steps, Blue, Björn Again.: Tickets avaiable.
Parc Y Scarlets, Llaneli
Sun 3 Jun

More details - 5k Inflatable Challenge
Fancy a challenge? The Conquest Inflatable Challenge is not for the faint-hearted! Tackle six giant inflatables and see if you can complete the challenge!
FFos Las Racecourse, Trimsaran
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Summer of Steps Tour
We are thrilled to announce that we will be hosting iconic pop group Steps at Parc y Scarlets on Sunday 3rd June 2018 as part of their 20th Anniversary celebrations and Summer of Steps tour!
Parc y Scarlets Parc Pemberton, Llanelli
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Garden History Tour
Join our guided tour and discover more about the Garden – from the swashbuckling 17th century Middletons to Sir William Paxton’s magnificent mansion, come on a 45 minute exploration of our history. Commencing from the Western Entrance of the Great Glasshouse at 2pm. No need to book.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Fri 1 Jun, Wed 6 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Wed 13 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 22 Jun, Wed 27 Jun, Fri 29 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Fri 6 Jul, Wed 11 Jul, Fri 13 Jul, Wed 18 Jul, Fri 20 Jul, Wed 25 Jul, Wed 1 Aug, Wed 8 Aug, Wed 15 Aug, Wed 22 Aug, Wed 29 Aug

More details - Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
For their 10th Anniversary production, New Directions Theatrical Society perform a spellbinding production of Andrew Lloyd Webbers timeless musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat for the shows 50th anniversary.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Wed 6 Jun to Fri 8 Jun

More details - Ammanford Angels
Ammanford Community Theatre present another World Premiere event! After the success of their last hit comedy, Last Tango In Ammanford, they are back with their latest hilarious comedy, Ammanford Angels.
The Miners’ Theatre Wind Street, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire
Thu 7 Jun to Sat 9 Jun

More details - Pembrokeshire Craft Makers Exhibition
An exhibition of our members’ work – unique, handmade works of quality, style and originality, representing the best of Arts & Crafts in West Wales.
Aberglasney Gardens
Fri 8 Jun to Thu 21 Jun

More details - Parkland Restoration Tour
To find out more about Sir William Paxton’s fabulous historic parkland and get an update on the progress of our Regency Restoration Project. Join our guide at 2pm at the Western Entrance of the Great Glasshouse for a two hour guided tour. Terrain is uneven and can often be muddy; please wear sturdy footwear.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Wed 30 May, Fri 1 Jun, Wed 6 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Wed 13 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 22 Jun, Wed 27 Jun, Fri 29 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Fri 6 Jul, Wed 11 Jul, Fri 13 Jul, Wed 18 Jul, Fri 20 Jul, Wed 25 Jul, Fri 27 Jul

More details - Criw Celf Exhibitions "Raising the Bar"
A level student group exhibition. Private View Friday 8th June 5.30-7pm.
King Street Gallery, 33 King Street, Carmarthen
Fri 8 Jun to Wed 13 Jun

More details - Newcastle Emlyn Food Festival
9th June 2018 will see the Newcastle Emlyn Food Festival welcome many food producers with a range of delicious foods to go and also to take home and make your own special dishes. The Festival will be held on the King George V Playing Ground - postcode SA38 9BA. Free parking in the town for the Festival.
Newcastle Emlyn Carmarthenshire
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Glangwili Lodges - Open Garden for NGS
Our 16 acre estate has a one acre enclosed walled garden, with rockeries, water features, flower and shrub beds, also a wisteria arbour, maples, magnolias and espalier fruit trees.
Glangwili Lodges, Llanllawddog, Carmarthenshire
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Forever Jackson
From the Jackson 5 to the King of Pop – Michael Jackson’s greatest hits performed LIVE! Thirty years ago Michael Jackson’s famed Bad Tour hit the UK. The concerts grossed £100m, supporting an album that was No1 in 25 contries, shifting an incredible 45 million copies. Five of its songs topped the UK charts.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Race for Life 5k
Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life is a series of women-only events raising money for research into all 200 types of cancer. 5K is an achievable distance for all ages and abilities. Participants can walk, jog or charge their way around the course.
Llanelli Carmarthenshire, Wales
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Race for Life Llanelli 5k
5k (or just over 3 miles) is an achievable distance for all ages and abilities. You can take part however you like and choose to run, jog or walk your way around the course. With nearly 150 Race for Life 5k events across the UK, you won’t need to travel too far to find one.
Festival Fields, Millennium Coastal Park, Sandy Lane, Llanelli
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Dragon Ride L’Etape Wales by Le Tour de France
Dragon Ride L’Etape Wales by Le Tour de France is one of the most iconic sportives in the UK, organised by Human Race and ASO to offer an inspiring Tour de France riding experience to UK cyclists.
Margam Country Park & Castle Margam, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Gelli Mydog - Open Garden for NGS
Approx 2 acre garden set in 9 acre grounds. Garden incl immaculate sweeping lawns, formal and informal herbaceous and shrub borders containing wide variety of plants. Recently completed stream side and pond gardens adjacent to restored wildlife meadows.
Gelli Mydog, Llandovery
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Rhondda Rips It Up
Welsh National Opera presents an uproarious comic entertainment. Rhondda Rips It Up! is a riotous romp through the life of Margaret Haig Thomas (Lady Rhondda), the Newport suffragette whose activities paved the way for women’s rights in the personal, professional and political worlds.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Tue 12 Jun

More details - Criw Celf Exhibitions
GCSE student group exhibition. Private View Thursday 14th June 5.30-7pm.
King Street Gallery, 33 King Street, Carmarthen
Thu 14 Jun to Wed 20 Jun

More details - Ron Vincent sings Cat Stevens
This is a live Australian production, saluting the work and given the blessings by Cat Stevens, brought to you by a very talented and dedicated artist called Ron Vincent.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Tom Allen: Absolutely
The sharply dressed, well-spoken, disparagingly camp son of working class Bromley, Tom Allen embarks on his debut solo tour this autumn.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Bernstein 100
Feet will be tapping and fingers will be clicking in Bernstein’s glittering music for the stage, as we join the celebrations for the composer’s centenary.
Brangwyn Hall Swansea
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Johnny Cash Roadshow
The only show to be endorsed by the CASH family! Johnny Cash Roadshow featuring respected singer/songwriter Clive John. After sold out shows across Europe this is now a bigger show than ever, introducing the ‘Carter Sisters’ and brass section the ‘Roadshow Horns’ all accompanied by emotive screen visuals.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Welsh Language Wildflower Walk
Join Marie Evans for a WELSH LANGUAGE wildflower guided walk – suitable for Welsh learners. Pathways involve mild gradients and may get muddy in wet weather, so may not be suitable for some wheelchair users. No need to book. Meet at the Great Glasshouse Western entrance.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Carmarthenshire Hunt Club Country Fair
A fun filled weekend for the whole family featuring all things country! Including Lurcher, Whippet, Terrier Showing & Racing; *It’s A Knockout Competition*; Rodeo Bull; Bar & BBQ; Family Dog Show; Car Boot Sale (Sunday); Main Ring Displays; Various Tradestands; Bouncy Castle & Fair Ground - Plus LOADS more!
Carmarthen Carmarthenshire
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Twinkle Twinkle
There are melodies that live in all of us. No one knows that more than Marty the puppy, whose songs and play-time with his Dad are the best part of his day.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Dinefwr Park and Castle - Mini Rangers Academy
Join our Mini Ranger Academy at Dinefwr and learn all about what it takes to be a Ranger on a National Nature Reserve. There is a different session each month and booking is essential so call up today for more information and to book. Suitable for ages 5-13years.
Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Gleek The Musical
The Performance Factory Junior Company Proudly Presents Gleek The Musical. Gleek is a brand new comedy musical which follows a group of misfit children who are thrown together at summer camp. Enjoy the friend’s adventures as they laugh, cry and battle it out for first place in the camps talent show.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Wildflower Tour
Michael Isaac will introduce you to some fascinating and beautiful woodland wildflowers. A former Keeper of Swansea Museum, Michael is a retired lecturer at Swansea University’s Departments of Adult Continuing Education and Department of Zoology.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sun 10 Jun, Sun 17 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - Dinefwr Park and Castle - Father's Day - Stockman special
Treat your dad this Father’s Day. Start your day the right way by joining our Stockman, Rhodri for a cooked breakfast in the Billiard Room Tea-rooms. After filling your bellies its All Aboard the Tractor Trailer for a tour of the White Park Cattle. You’ll learn all about the rare breed an.
Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Tradewinds - Open Garden for NGS
2½ acre plantsman’s garden with abundance of herbaceous perennials, shrubs and trees giving yr-round interest. Mixed borders, natural streams and pond. Picturesque garden in tranquil setting. 100ft grass, 100ft herbaceous and 80ft conifer borders.
Tradewinds, nr Trelech
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Get to know your Wildflowers Course
Want to know your cuckooflower from your knapweed£ This course will provide training in identifying common wildflower plant families and species for beginners. Course includes practical sessions in the Botanic Garden’s science labs and wildflower-rich hay meadows in the Waun Las National Nature Reserve.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Wed 20 Jun, Wed 27 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Wed 11 Jul, Wed 18 Jul, Wed 25 Jul

More details - National Botanic Garden of Wales - Open Garden for NGS
568-acre estate in the hills overlooking Towy Valley, dedicated to science, education and leisure. Great Glasshouse with Mediterranean climates and interior landscape incl ravines, waterfalls and bridges. 240yd long herbaceous broadwalk, lakes, walled gardens, water discovery centre and woodlands walks.
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Carrie the Musical
Carrie White is a misfit. At school, she’s an outcast who’s bullied by the popular crowd. At home, she’s at the mercy of her loving but cruelly over-protective mother. But Carrie’s just discovered she’s got a special power and she’s not afraid to use it.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Fri 22 Jun and Sat 23 Jun

More details - Gritfest
Gritfest is a new event open to all Off-Road Bikes, featuring 2 days of incredible riding in Mid Wale; it will include timed Special Stages over a mixture of terrain. Venue: Cilycwm, Llandovery SA20 0ST.
Llandovery/Llanymddyfri Carmarthenshire
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Towy Valley Vintage Club Annual Vintage Show
The TVVC Show will take place on Pontargothi Showground Field. This event is growing each year; in 2017 it attracted hundreds of vehicles and visitors from all over the region and further afield. This is a fun filled weekend for all the family, where there is plenty of variety on display.
Carmarthen Carmarthenshire
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Carmarthen Craft & Gift Fayres
Lots of stalls! Many hand crafted goods Watch demo’s
The Civic Hall, Nott Square, St Peters St, Carmarthen
Sat 23 Jun, Sat 30 Jun, Sat 4 Aug, Sat 18 Aug

More details - Dinefwr Park and Castle - Dinefwr Food Festival
Join us once again for a weekend of foodie fun at Dinefwr. Normal admission applies. Foodie Stalls from local suppliers in Newton House and Courtyard. Cookery Demonstrations from top chefs. Workshops including chocolate making. Talks from industry professionals.
Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Pant-y-Fedwen - Open Garden for NGS
Re-opening after 3 years, a small front water garden with river Bargod running through, surrounded by lush architectural plantings. Hillside garden on 6 terraces behind house, informally managed, with unusual plants and various seating areas giving views over the valley.
Pant-y-Fedwen, Llandysul
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Midsummer Concert
Water way to spend a summer evening! Symphonica Tywi will be celebrating the ‘Year of the Sea’ in their annual midsummer concert at the National Botanic Garden of Wales. The popular concert on Saturday June 23rd, will have a watery flavour to reflect the Welsh Government’s tourism theme for 2018.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Pen-y-Garn - Open Garden for NGS
1.3 acres set within a former old limestone quarry, the garden is on several levels with slopes and steps. Sympathetically developed to sit within the landscape, there are 5 distinct areas with a mixture of wild and cultivated plants.
Pen-y-Garn, Llanelli
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Llwyngarreg - Open Garden for NGS
Llwyngarreg will delight plantsmen with its many rarities incl species Primulas, many bamboos with Roscoeas, Hedychiums and Salvias extending the season through to riotous autumn colour. Trees and rhododendrons have been underplanted with perennials.
Llwyngarreg, Whitland
Sun 24 Jun, Sun 8 Jul

More details - Ferryside Lifeboat Charity Garden Crawl & Scarecrow Competition
Sunday 24th June 2018 The crawl is in aid of Ferryside Lifeboat, the lifeboat is totally reliant on charitable fund raising events such as this. The crew of the lifeboat will be available to show visitors around the lifeboat station. This year visitors will also be able to see the new hovercraft.
Ferryside
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Bwlchau Duon - Open Garden for NGS
A 1 acre, ever evolving garden challenge, set in the foothills of the Cambrian Mountains at 1100ft. This is a plantaholics haven where borders are full of many unusual plants and lots of old favourites.
Bwlchau Duon, Llanwrda
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Cappuccino Girls
Following a record breaking run in Swansea in 2011, Mal Pope is not only bringing Cappuccino Girls to the Miners this summer – he is also playing the lead role!
The Miners’ Theatre Wind Street, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire
Thu 28 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Barry Steele & Friends ‘The Roy Orbison Story'
Barry Steele is widely recognised as one of the world’s leading vocalists playing homage to legend Roy Orbison. He has stunned audiences across the globe with his uncanny similarity and ability to authentically revive the exquisite toe-tapping sound of this musical legend.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Thu 28 Jun

More details - Owen Money's Jukebox Heroes II
Following the Jukebox Heroes’ very successful tour in 2016, Owen Money takes Jukebox Heroes II on the road in 2018. We have a brand new line up of fantastic tribute acts, some great music from the 60’s with the Travelling Wrinklies, plus comedy from Owen. Come and join us for an enjoyable family night out.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Happy Herbs Course
Learn about the different types of herbs and how to propagate, grow, care for and use them. There’s nothing like the flavour and scent of home-grown herbs. On this course, learn about all the different types of herbs and how to propagate, grow, care for and use them. Course delivered by Neil Barry.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Martin Carthy
For more than 50 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures.
The Miners’ Theatre Wind Street, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire
Tue 3 Jul

More details - Na, Nel!
A new Welsh-language stage play by Meleri Wyn James for 6-11 year olds and their families, based on her popular children’s books ‘Na, Nel!’. The novels follows Nel, the mischievous young girl with an exciting imagination as she faces all sorts of fun and adventures.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Wed 4 Jul and Thu 5 Jul

More details - Understanding Plant Names & Families for Gardeners
Confused by the mysterious world of plant names£ Want to identify plants in your garden but unsure where to start£ This course aims to demystify the scientific names of garden plants and help you recognise plant families commonly found in UK gardens.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Na, Nel!
A new Welsh-language stage play by Meleri Wyn James for 6-11 year olds and their families, based on her popular children’s books ‘Na, Nel!’. The novels follows Nel, the mischievous young girl with an exciting imagination as she faces all sorts of fun and adventures.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Willow Course – Hare
Learn how to make your very own willow moon gazing hare, a perfect garden sculpture. You will be introduced to several willow weaving and sculpting techniques to help you create this lovely sculpture. Booking information: Please call 01558 667150.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Llandovery Motorbike Weekend
Llandovery Motorbike Weekend returns for its 3rd year over the weekend of Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th July 2018 at Llandovery Mart. Llandovery Motorbike Weekend returns for its 3rd year over the weekend of Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th July 2018 at Llandovery Mart.
Llandovery/Llanymddyfri Carmarthenshire
Sat 7 Jul and Sun 8 Jul

More details - Dinefwr Park and Castle - National Meadows Day - in partnership with Plantlife
We’ve teamed up with our friends at Plantlife to celebrate National Meadows Day. We’ve have events and activities running throughout the day including guided walks, bug hunts and children’s activities. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Owen Money's Jukebox Heroes II
Following the Jukebox Heroes’ very successful tour in 2016, Owen Money takes Jukebox Heroes II on the road in 2018. We have a brand new line up of fantastic tribute acts, some great music from the 60’s with the Travelling Wrinklies, plus comedy from Owen.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Dinefwr Park and Castle - Badgerwatch
Our popular badger watch evenings are back and will run between May and August at Dinefwr. Booking essential. Observe the secret life of badgers from our purpose built hide in the medieval deer park at Dinefwr. Booking Essential. Phone: 01558 824512.
Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT
Wed 11 Jul, Sat 14 Jul, Wed 18 Jul, Sat 21 Jul, Wed 25 Jul, Sat 28 Jul, Wed 1 Aug, Sat 4 Aug, Wed 8 Aug, Sat 11 Aug

More details - Bugsy Malone
Mini Players Theatre School proudly present Bugsy Malone. Two gangs are caught in a bitter rivalry. Dandy Dan’s gang has the upper hand since acquiring the "splurge" gun. Bugsy, a one-time boxer, is now Fat Sam’s gang’s only hope for survival.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Thu 12 Jul to Sun 15 Jul

More details - Success with Seeds Course
Taking the mystery out of seed sowing. Helping attendees to successfully grow a range of ornamental and edible plants, and get to take home some of what they have sown. Course delivered by Neil Barry.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Thu 12 Jul

More details - Cappuccino Girls
Following a record breaking run in Swansea in 2011, Mal Pope is not only bringing Cappuccino Girls to The Ffwrnes this summer – he is also playing the lead role!
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Pentresite - Open Garden for NGS
1¼ acre garden developed over the last 9yrs with extensive lawns, colour filled herbaceous and mixed borders, on several levels. A bog garden and magnificent views of the surrounding countryside. There is now a new area planted with trees and gradually being filled with more herbaceous plants.
Pentresite, Carmarthen
Sun 15 Jul

More details - 13 The Musical
The Performance Factory Teen Company proudly presents 13 The Coming-Of-Age Musical. When his parents get divorced, and he’s forced to move from New York to a small town in Indiana, Evan Goldman just wants to make friends and survive the school year. Easier said than done.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Tue 17 Jul and Wed 18 Jul

More details - Grease The Musical
The original high school musical, GREASE, comes to The Ffwrnes Theatre in Llanelli this July. This fresh revival of the greatest high school rock musical ever written is performed by The Performance Factory Senior Company (A Chorus Line, Les Miserables School Edition, Miracle on 34th Street).
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Fri 20 Jul to Sun 22 Jul

More details - Arrival - The Hits of ABBA
Over four decades after Swedish pop legends ABBA swept to stardom, their music remains as popular as ever and the magic of the era is being brought to stages across the country courtesy of ARRIVAL – the international, multi award-winning show that has sold out in over 20 different countries worldwide since 1995.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Fri 20 Jul

Tywi Valley Open Studios 2018 More details - Tywi Valley Open Studios 2018
Potters, Ceramicists, Painters, Textile artists, Quilters, Sculptors, Glass Artists, & Print Makers are hidden away in the Tywi Valley at various locations all within 15 miles of Llandeilo. The numerous artists are all bustling away making their arts and crafts.
Llandeilo
Sat 21 Jul to Sun 29 Jul
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More details - Dinefwr Park and Castle - Mini Rangers Academy
Join our Mini Ranger Academy at Dinefwr and learn all about what it takes to be a Ranger on a National Nature Reserve. There is a different session each month and booking is essential so call up today for more information and to book. Suitable for ages 5-13years.
Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT
Sat 21 Jul, Sat 18 Aug

More details - NHS70: Laughter is the Best Medicine
A night of live comedy that’ll leave you in stitches, compèred by Carmarthen-born actor and comedian Elis James. Laughter is the Best Medicine is one of seven nationwide events staged by National Theatre Wales in July to celebrate the National Health Service’s 70th birthday. Age guidance: 14+
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Sensory Gardens Course
A garden for all the senses – design your space so it has more than just a visual appeal – create features that appeal to all the senses. Course delivered by Neil Barry.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Bee Taster
An introduction to the Growing the Future project and why we have honeybees at the National Botanic Garden of Wales. Learn about the honeybee colony and visit the Garden’s Bee Garden, put on a bee suit, open a hive and be shown its occupants, including workers, drones and the Queen. Suitable for all levels.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Scrappy Sheep Club
Join the Scrappy Sheep Club for a fun workshop. 31 May & 1 June - Make a Shaker! Get shakin’ at our drop in table to try out different materials in our shakers! 26 & 27 July - Make some Botanical Felt Brooches. Celebrate the coming of our meadow by making a lovely felt brooch.
National Wool Museum Dre-fach Felindre, Near Newcastle Emlyn, Llandysul
Thu 26 Jul, Thu 9 Aug

More details - The Exploded Circus
Step into the moment where an explosion has been frozen in time, the remnants of a big top caught mid-air – with everything from circus ring, sequins and fairground horses suspended above ground.
The Ffwrnes Park Street, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Fri 27 Jul and Sat 28 Jul

More details - Dinefwr Park and Castle - Lady Cecil's Garden Party
Join us for our exclusive launch of Lady Cecil’s ’Mother of Nature and Nurture’ as we welcome her back to Newton House. Lady Cecil is returning to Dinefwr and you are invited to join us in welcoming her home. We will be celebrating in style with an afternoon of music, food and festivities.
Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT
Fri 27 Jul

More details - Glandwr - Open Garden for NGS
Delightful easily accessed 1 acre cottage garden, bordered by a natural stream. Incl a rockery and colour themed beds. Enter the mature woodland, now transformed into an adventurous wander with plenty of shade loving plants, ground cover, interesting trees, shrubs and many surprises.
Glandwr, Llandysul
Sat 28 Jul and Sun 29 Jul

More details - UK Pink Floyd Experience
Recreating the sights and sounds of the legendary Pink Floyd live in concert, this highly authentic show features over 50 years of hits by this iconic band.
The Lyric Theatre 8 King St, Carmarthen
Sat 28 Jul

More details - Art – Colour mixing and painting with acrylics
Colour mixing and painting with acrylics: Acrylic paint is a very flexible, forgiving medium and there are many different ways it can be used; with or without water. With the help of tutor Louise Burston, find a way of using acrylics that suits you best.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sun 29 Jul

More details - Aberavon Aquathlon Series
Welsh Triathlons Club Event of the Year 2017 The race starts with a 750m Sea Swim in the sheltered cove at Aberavon Beach before the athlete’s change in transition and run a pancake flat 5K run along the promenade with views over Swamsea Bay.
Aberavon Beach Aberavon, Neath Port Talbot
Wed 27 Jun, Mon 30 Jul

More details - Natural Dyeing Workshop
Learn how to make blues with the ancient dye Woad. You will dye fabric and yarn with the opportunity to create a unique silk scarf. Woad seeds available, plant for this year. For more info and to book please contact Susan on 01239 614023 or email: sdmartin46@yahoo.co.uk No experience needed.
National Wool Museum Dre-fach Felindre, Near Newcastle Emlyn, Llandysul
Tue 31 Jul

More details - A Strange New Space
Did you know that Astronauts get taller in space£ That our solar system is around 4.6 billion years old£ Or that there are more stars in the universe than grains of sand on all of the beaches on Earth£ Amira knows all of these things. She is completely obsessed with space and dreams of becoming an Astronaut.
The Miners’ Theatre Wind Street, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire
Tue 31 Jul

More details - Garden History Tour
Join our guided tour and discover more about the Garden – from the swashbuckling 17th century Middletons to Sir William Paxton’s magnificent mansion, come on a 45 minute exploration of our history. Commencing from the Western Entrance of the Great Glasshouse at 2pm. No need to book.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Wed 1 Aug, Wed 8 Aug, Wed 15 Aug, Wed 22 Aug, Wed 29 Aug

More details - Pembrokeshire Craft Makers Exhibition
An exhibition of our members’ work – unique, handmade works of quality, style and originality, representing the best of Arts & Crafts in West Wales.
Llansteffan Memorial Hall, Carmarthenshire
Thu 2 Aug to Thu 16 Aug

More details - Ty'r Maes - Open Garden for NGS
4 acre garden with splendid views. Herbaceous and shrub beds formal design, exuberantly informal planting, full of cottage garden favourites and many unusual plants. Woodland garden with over 200 types of tree; wildlife and lily ponds; pergola, gazebos, post and rope arcade covered in climbers.
Ty’r Maes, Ffarmers
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor.
Aberglasney Gardens, Llangathen
Sat 11 Aug

More details - Science in the Garden Course
Join our Head of Science, Dr Natasha de Vere, for a behind-the-scenes tour of the Botanic Garden, including science labs, herbarium and plant nurseries. Find out about the Garden’s work saving plants and pollinators throughout the world. Then, have a go yourself!
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sat 11 Aug

More details - Willow Course – Square flower basket
Make a small, square willow basket using a variety of different willow in a day. The tutor for the day will be Mel from www.outtolearnwillow.co.uk. Extra cost for materials to be paid to the tutor on the day. Booking information: Please call 01558 667150.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Tradewinds - Open Garden for NGS
2½ acre plantsman’s garden with abundance of herbaceous perennials, shrubs and trees giving yr-round interest. Mixed borders, natural streams and pond. Picturesque garden in tranquil setting. 100ft grass, 100ft herbaceous and 80ft conifer borders.
Tradewinds, nr Trelech
Sun 19 Aug

More details - Black Bart Pirate Show
Born and raised in a small village in Pembrokeshire, Bartholomew Roberts didn’t choose to be a pirate yet became a fearless leader who terrorised the Caribbean, plundering over 400 ships and stealing gold galore.
National Wool Museum Dre-fach Felindre, Near Newcastle Emlyn, Llandysul
Fri 24 Aug

More details - Art in the Garden – Creative Drawing and Painting
Two full days to immerse yourself in creative drawing and painting with Genevieve Caminade. Exercises that will give you new and exiting approaches to recording the visual world of plants and flowers. The Drawing/Painting workshop will be in the Great Glass House.
National Botanic Garden of Wales Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
Sat 25 Aug and Sun 26 Aug

More details - Aberavon Aquathlon Series
Welsh Triathlons Club Event of the Year 2017 The race starts with a 750m Sea Swim in the sheltered cove at Aberavon Beach before the athlete’s change in transition and run a pancake flat 5K run along the promenade with views over Swamsea Bay.
Aberavon Beach Aberavon, Neath Port Talbot
Mon 27 Aug

More details - Talk with Marine expert Katie Mortimer-Jones
Discover what creatures lie beneath the waves around our coasts, including worms, shells, starfish and more.
National Wool Museum Dre-fach Felindre, Near Newcastle Emlyn, Llandysul
Thu 30 Aug

More details - Carmarthen Craft & Gift Fayres
Lots of stalls! Many hand crafted items & gifts
The Civic Hall, Nott Square, St. Peters Street, Carmarthen
Sat 1 Sep, Sat 8 Sep, Sat 29 Sep, Sat 27 Oct

More details - Llandovery Sheep Festival
Llandovery Sheep Festival - The best woolly fun you’ll have this year! Celebrating all things sheep, in the ancient drover’s town of Llandovery. Wool Crafts, Food, Sheep Racing, Sheep Dog Trials, Music, Entertainment, Cookery demonstrations, something for everybody to enjoy...
Llandovery/Llanymddyfri Carmarthenshire
Sat 22 Sep and Sun 23 Sep

More details - Carmarthen Craft & Gift Fayres
Lots of stalls! Many handcrafted gifts.
The Civic Hall, Nott Square, St.Peters Street, Carmarthen
Sat 10 Nov, Sat 17 Nov, Sat 8 Dec, Sat 15 Dec

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