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More details - Young People's Village
2019 is the 29th year of the Young People’s Village being held on farm land in Mid Wales at Court Farm, Builth Wells. The Village is the very best camping & entertainment site for young people during the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show.
Llanfair ym Muallt | Builth Wells Powys
Today to Thu 25 Jul

More details - WOOLOLOGY!?
Festival of Archaeology 2019: CBA Wales in conjunction with the Clywd Powys Archaeological Trust will be exploring all sorts of fascinating connections between wool use / sheep rearing and archaeology at: the Builth Wells Smallholding and Countryside Festival (A celebration of rural life, 18- 19 May 2019), the Royal
Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys
Today to Sun 28 Jul

More details - Welsh Federation Poultry Show
The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society has played a leading role in the development of agriculture and the rural economy in Wales for over a century, since its formation in 1904.
Royal Welsh Showground The Showground, Llanelwedd, BUILTH WELLS, Powys
Today to Wed 31 Jul

More details - Summer at CAT!
The team at CAT are laying on quite the spread of fun family events this summer so come and join us to help celebrate all things green. Try your hand at den building in the woodlands, become an eco inventor with renewable energy kits or find your zen on a beautiful wellbeing day.
Centre For Alternative Technology Llwyngwern Quarry, Pantperthog, Machynlleth, Powys
Today to Sun 1 Sep

More details - Natural Jute Plant Hanger
Using brightly coloured natural jute fibres you will be learning the simple knotting skills needed to make a beautiful macramé hanger perfect for plant display and home decor. Your host will be Alice Thomas: Alice Thomas is a Welsh artist based near Aberystwyth in the Dyfi Valley.
Corris Craft Centre Corris, nr Machynlleth, Powys
Wed 24 Jul 19

More details - Designed for Liberty. The story behind the exhibit
The Newtown Textile Museum presents it’s major exhibition in 2019 featuring the work of it’s curator Stephanie Kemp who spent the decade of the 1980’s designing, making and working with the London store - Liberty.
Newtown Textile Museum 5-7 Commercial Street, Newtown, Powys
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - Hay NAWR
NAWR - A night of experimental music and sound. Performances from: SYLVIA HALLETT RHODRI DAVIES PAT MORGAN (Datblygu) RHYS TRIMBLE NAWR (meaning NOW in Welsh) is a new multidisciplinary concert series in Swansea of experimental music, free improvisation, film, lo-fi, free jazz, sound art, alternative folk and new...
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - Cwm Elan Lead Mine Walk
To celebrate the Festival of Archaeology (13 - 28 July), Jenny Hall and Paul Sambrook of TRYSOR Archaeology will be leading a pleasant, early evening walk from Nantgwyllt Church to the Cwm Elan Lead Mine. A 5 mile round trip. Moderate walk on footpaths. Meet at Nantgwyllt Church car park.
Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - Cwm Elan Lead Mine Walk
To celebrate the Festival of Archaeology (13 - 28 July), Jenny Hall and Paul Sambrook of TRYSOR Archaeology will be leading a pleasant, early evening walk from Nantgwyllt Church to the Cwm Elan Lead Mine.
Nantgwyllt car park
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - Beacon Ring Open Day
Festival of Archaeology 2019: Join Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust for an open day at their Cadw funded summer excavation at Beacon Ring hillfort.
Beacon Ring, Long Mountain, near Welshpool, Powys,
Sat 27 Jul 19 and Sun 28 Jul

More details - Summer in the Courtyard
The event will see over 20 local artists and makers joined by musicians including folk, acoustic, a choir and activities in the Welsh Centre and Tithe Barn. Local beer, wine and some light lunches will be available as well as heritage activities and games.
Abergavenny Tourist Information Centre The Tithe Barn, St Mary’s Priory Church, Monk Street, Abergavenny
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Machynlleth & District Carnival 2019
The 2019 Machynlleth and District Carnival parade will kick-off at 1pm on Saturday 27th July led by Samba Agogo Band.
Machynlleth Powys
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Welsh Tea on the Train
Come and join us for the opportunity to enjoy Welsh tea and cake on the move, while travelling serenely through our beautiful Powys scenery in our elegant historic carriages.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys
Sat 27 Jul 19 and Sun 28 Jul

More details - Big Wild Sleepout 2019
Join us for an action packed evening of wildlife activities and a night under canvas. After setting up camp, cook dinner, and during the evening we’ll be pond dipping, and making willow feeders. We’ll set off once it’s dark to see what’s about when we’re usually asleep.
RSPB Ynys-hir Nature Reserve RSPB Ynys-hir Reserve, Eglyws-fach, Machynlleth, POwys
Wed 24 Jul, Tue 20 Aug, Tue 27 Aug

More details - The Trials of Cato
The remarkable rise of energetic trio The Trials of Cato on the UK folk-scene has been the subject of massive critical attention. Dubbed The Sex Pistols of folk,” (J Davis) they pay clear homage to the tradition whilst twisting old bones into something febrile and modern, with stomping tunes and captivating stories.
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Llanfyllin Music Festival 2019:  concert 1
The first of four chamber music concerts by the Allegri Quartet: Haydn String quartet No. 42 in C, Op. 54 No. 2 Mendelssohn Four pieces for string quartet, Op. 81 Beethoven String quartet No.14 in C sharp minor, Op. 131
St Myllins Church, Llanfyllin
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Gwenddwr 65th Carnival, Show and Sports
On the last Saturday in July every year, all roads lead to Gwenddwr – a village normally hiding in the hills on the south-west side of the Wye valley, about 9 miles south of Builth. A day full of fun and entertainment for all the family.
Tir Canvas and Pantyrwyn fields, Gwenddwr
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Bryn Teg - Open Garden for NGS
An exciting walk through the jungle in Newtown! High above the head are banana leaves and colourful climbers. An exotic Caribbean garden planted to remind me of my childhood in Jamaica. A winding path from the front door around the side of the house to the back door takes you on a journey through another land.
Bryn Teg, Newtown
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Welsh Lavender - Open Garden for NGS
Welsh Lavender reopens for the NGS after taking a break in 2017. The team has been replanting the lavender fields and developing the farm’s wild meadow banks. Wild swimmers enjoy dips in the pond with spectacular views in all directions.
Welsh Lavender, Builth Wells
Sat 27 Jul 19 and Sun 28 Jul

More details - Ponthafren - Open Garden for NGS
Ponthafren is a registered charity for people with mental health issues or those that feel lonely or isolated. Open door policy so everyone is welcome.
Ponthafren, Newtown
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Llangynidr Farmers Market
Meet local suppliers and be spoilt for choice - last Sunday of the month.. Stalls include locally produced meats, butter, eggs and cheeses, plants, gardening tools; cards, knitted and other craft items, cakes and Fairtrade products. Venue: Llangynidr Village Hall, Cwmcrawnon Road NP8 1LS.
Crug Hywel | Crickhowell Powys
Sun 28 Jul

More details - Ceunant - Open Garden for NGS
4 acre riverside garden started in 2013 in a beautiful setting on River Severn just 7m from the source. Wooded wildlife area and wildlife pond, orchard, ornamental garden, herbaceous borders, scented seating areas. Riverside path, meadow and veg plot.
Ceunant, Llanidloes
Sun 28 Jul

More details - Llanfyllin Music Festival 2019:  concert 2
The Allegri Quartet play three string quartets: Haydn: String quartet in D, Op. 71 No. 2 Szymanovski: String quartet No. 1 in C, Op. 37 Tchaikovsky: String quartet No. 3 in E flat minor, Op. 30
St Myllins Church, Llanfyllin
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - NORTON SHOW Sunday 28th July 2019
Lots of attractions and stalls including. Horse Pony & Dog Shows. Show Jumping. Gundog Scurry. Grand Marquee for Horticulture, Cookery, Home Grown Produce, Handicrafts, Floral Art & Children’s Classes. Vintage Vehicle Display.
Home Farm, Norton
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - Fraithwen - Open Garden for NGS
1½ acre plantswoman’s garden with herbaceous borders, rockeries and ponds. Planted with rare plants for yr-round interest and for pollinators. Plants in flower every day of the year: spring bulbs, alpines, alstroemeria collection, lilies, vegetable plot and pool. Collection of unusual snowdrops. Beautiful views.
Fraithwen, Tregynon
Sun 28 Jul 19

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