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Hill House Farm, Knighton - Garden Open for Charity - NGS

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5 acre south facing garden developed over 50 years, set in magnificent hilly countryside. Some herbaceous and extensive lawns around the house.
Hill House Farm Knighton Powys LD7 1NA
Sun 13 Sep 20

Whole Earth... Man V Horse race

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Postponed Whole Earth.. Man v Horse Race The Man V Horse race is exactly what it says. This is a race between Runners and Horses and Riders over approximately 22 miles The course incorporates...
Green Events c/o The Neuadd Arms Hotel The Square LD5 4RB
Sat 5 Sep 20

Whole Earth Man v Horse Marathon

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The Man v Horse Marathon began in June 1980 following a chat over a pint (or three) in the back bar of Neuadd Arms Hotel.
Llanwrtyd Wells Powys LD5 4RW
Sat 5 Sep 20

Steam Gala Weekend

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Every operating engine either on show or in action. Other steam vehicles, demonstrations, trade stands and model railway exhibtion
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, SY21 0SF
Fri 4 Sep 20

Llanfechain Show

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Llanfechain Show is especially known for its focus on families. In the centre of the village 2 large marquees house the competitive displays and the local art and craft sales area.
Llanfechain Hall & Recreation Field SY22 6UQ
Mon 31 Aug 20

Rude Health World Bogsnorkelling Championships

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This may seem frivolous but it is in fact a challenging event. The winner will be the fastest person to snorkel two 60 yd lengths of the infamous bog.
Waen Rhydd Bog LD5 4RB
Sun 30 Aug 20

Llangynidr Agricultural Show

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Llangynidr Agricultural Show - a great family day out to one of the best Village shows. Cattle, sheep and horse competitions, garden show, ferret racing, magic show and children’s...
Llangynidr Village Hall and Fields, near Crickhowell NP8 1LS
Sun 30 Aug 20

The Rude Health Bogsnorkelling Triathlon

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The World Bogsnorkelling Triathlon Interesting , Unusual and challenging. The race commences with an 8 mile all terrain run which includes Beautiful scenery plus some interesting hills and...
Waen Rhydd Bog , Llanwrtyd Wells LD5 4RB
Sat 29 Aug 20

Vintage Trains

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Travel on replicas of our original 1903 GWR liveried carriages with goods waggons and brake van attached. Watch the shunting at the turnaround.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, SY21 0SF
Sat 22 Aug 20

ThreeCocks Vintage Society Steam & Vintage Rally.

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Steam Rally with Steam engines, Stationary engines, Cars, Bicycles, Motorbikes, working area, craft tent, car boot and stalls.Food Stalls and chidren’s rides.
Boatside Farm, Hay-on -Wye HR3 5RS
Sun 9 Aug 20

National Garden Scheme Garden Open

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National Garden Scheme Garden Open About an acre of informal hillside garden, 1000ft up with sweeping views over the Radnorshire Hills. Hardy perennials, wildlife ponds, a bluebell meadow, and a laburnum arch, it’s a bit of a...
The Rock House, Llanbister LD1 6TN
Sat 25 Jul 20

National Garden Scheme Garden Open

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National Garden Scheme Garden Open Regional Finalist in The English Garden’s Nation’s Favourite Garden Competition 2019, a 2 acre garden incl herbaceous and mixed borders leading to 18 acres of Coronation Meadows, woodland
Hurdley Hall, Hurdley, Churchstoke. SY15 6DY
Sun 19 Jul 20

National Garden Scheme Garden Open

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National Garden Scheme Garden Open Amazing Japanese Stroll Garden with borrowed views to Offa’s Dyke. Winding paths pass small pools and lead to Japanese bridges over natural stream with dippers and kingfishers.
Tranquillity Haven, 7 Lords Lane Whitton, Knighton LD7 1NJ
Sat 18 Jul 20

Welshpool Country and Western

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usual Welshpool Country and Western Sorry Covid 19 means that we have cancelled for 2020 . We will be back in 2021 18 to 20th July
welshpool showfield SY21 8RF
Fri 17 Jul 20

UK Pink Floyd Experience

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Celebrating over 50 Years of Pink Floyd, UK Pink Floyd Experience recreate the sights and sounds of the legendary Pink Floyd band in concert.
Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys SY16 4HU
Sun 12 Jul 20

National Garden Scheme Garden Open

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National Garden Scheme Garden Open Inspiring, colourful hillside country garden. Gravel paths meander around extensive planting & over streams cascading down into ponds. Specimen trees, shrubs & vegetable garden.
Bachie Uchaf Bachie Road Llanfyllin SY22 5NF
Sat 11 Jul 20

National Garden Scheme Garden Open

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National Garden Scheme Garden Open Beautiful plantswoman’s garden on a quiet lane surrounded by fields, woodland & stream. Slate & bark paths give access to the many features incl fish & wildlife ponds, conifer, azalea, grass & mixed...
Little House Llandinam Newtown SY17 5BH
Sat 11 Jul 20

Pontrobert Gardens - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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The delightful village of Pontrobert is on R Vyrnwy in glorious countryside on both The Glyndwr Way and Ann Griffiths Walk. Home to the historic John Hughes Chapel specially open for visits today.
Pontrobert Gardens, Meifod SY22 6JN
Sun 28 Jun 20

Little House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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acre plantswoman’s garden on a quiet lane surrounded by fields, woodland & stream. Slate & bark paths give access to the many features incl fish & wildlife ponds, conifer, azalea, grass & mixed...
Little House, Llandinam SY17 5BH
Sat 27 Jun 20

Fathers’s Day on the railway

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Any father acompanied by his child travels at the child price! Multiple generations welcome
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, SY21 0SF
Sun 21 Jun 20

Church House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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One acre garden, subdivided into different areas, each with its own character incl orchard. Skilfully landscaped in the 1980s to provide terraces, generous borders and year round interest.
Church House, Brecon LD3 0ND
Sat 20 Jun 20

Tremynfa - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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S-facing 1 acre garden developed over 14yrs. Old railway cottage set in herbaceous and raised borders, patio with many pots of colourful and unusual plants.
Tremynfa, Llanymynech SY22 6LA
Sat 20 Jun 20

Welshpool Transport Festival

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A festival encompassing all types of transport, the railway is just a small part of this.
Welshpool, Raven Square Station SY21 7LT
Sat 20 Jun 20

Far from the Madding Crowd

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Haunting...brooding...smouldering...dynamic drama Written by Thomas Hardy Adapted by Mark Healy Directed by Paul Chesterton Designed by Max Dorey Performed by Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
Theatr Brycheiniog, Canal Wharf, Brecon LD3 7EW
Mon 15 Jun 20

Stockton Mill - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Peaceful 3 acre garden by R Camlad in Vale of Montgomery with lovely views. House next to C19 Grade II listed mill (not open).
Stockton Mill, Welshpool SY21 8JL
Sat 13 Jun 20

Vintage Trains

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Travel on replicas of our original 1903 GWR liveried carriages with goods waggons and brake van attached. Watch the shunting at the turnaround.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, SY21 0SF
Sat 13 Jun 20

The Rock House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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About an acre of informal hillside garden, 1000ft up with sweeping views over the Radnorshire Hills. Hardy perennials, wildlife ponds, a bluebell meadow, and a laburnum arch, it’s a bit of a...
The Rock House, Llanbister LD1 6TN
Fri 12 Jun 20

The Neuadd - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Robin and Philippa Herbert have worked on the restoration of the garden at The Neuadd since 1999 and have planted many unusual trees and shrubs in the dramatic setting of the Brecon Beacons National
The Neuadd, Crickhowell NP8 1SP
Sun 7 Jun 20

Tranquillity Haven - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Amazing Japanese Stroll Garden with borrowed views to Offa’s Dyke. Winding paths pass small pools and lead to Japanese bridges over natural stream with dippers and kingfishers.
Tranquillity Haven, Knighton LD7 1NJ
Sat 6 Jun 20

Bryncelyn - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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3 acre country garden and paddocks. Spectacular backdrop of near hills with views to Cefn Coch & Berwyns.
Bryncelyn, Llanfyllin SY22 5NE
Sat 6 Jun 20

Free Webinar – Energy: an everyday comparison

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Join us for the second in our new series of free online webinars. In this webinar, CAT lecturer Dr Frances Hill will explore different types of energy usage, told through the story of a student who...
Centre For Alternative Technology Llwyngwern Quarry, Pantperthog, Machynlleth, Powys SY20 9AZ
Wed 3 Jun 20

The Rock House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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About an acre of informal hillside garden, 1000ft up with sweeping views over the Radnorshire Hills. Hardy perennials, wildlife ponds, a bluebell meadow, and a laburnum arch, it’s a bit of a...
The Rock House, Llanbister LD1 6TN
Sun 31 May 20

Milebrook House Garden - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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3 acre traditional garden & woodland surrounding C18 hotel. Flower garden divided into rooms with clipped yew hedges.
Milebrook House Garden, Knighton LD7 1LT
Sat 30 May 20

Grandma’s Garden - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Inspiration for the senses, unique, fascinating, educational and fun. Strategic seating, continuous new attractions, wildlife abundant, 9 acres of peace. Sculptures, poetry arboretum.
Grandma’s Garden, Machynlleth SY20 8UJ
Wed 27 May 20

Free Webinar – Water Systems: Sky to Sea

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Join us for the first in our new series of free online webinars. For the first in the series, CAT lecturer Louise Halestrap will take you on a virtual tour of CAT’s off-grid water system, providing...
Centre For Alternative Technology Llwyngwern Quarry, Pantperthog, Machynlleth, Powys SY20 9AZ
Wed 27 May 20

Llysdinam - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Llysdinam Gardens are among the loveliest in mid Wales, especially noted for a magnificent display of rhododendrons and azaleas in May.
Llysdinam, Newbridge-on-Wye LD1 6NB
Mon 25 May 20

Llwyn Madoc - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Terraced garden in attractive wooded valley overlooking newly restored lake; yew hedges; rose garden with pergola; kitchen garden and small orchard; azaleas and rhododendrons.
Llwyn Madoc, Llanwrtyd Wells LD5 4TU
Mon 25 May 20

Glanwye - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Large Victorian garden, spectacular rhododendrons, azaleas. Herbaceous borders, extensive yew hedges, lawns, long woodland walk with bluebells and other woodland flowers.
Glanwye, Builth Wells LD2 3YP
Sun 24 May 20

Covid Domino Challenge

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COVID-19 changed many aspects of our lives. Cities around the world are experiencing lockdowns and under stay-at-home orders.
Virtual Event
Thu 21 May 20

Penmyarth House - Glanusk Estate - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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The garden is adorned with many established plant species such as rhododendrons, azaleas, acers, camelia, magnolia, prunus and dogwood giving a vast array of colour in the spring and summer months
Penmyarth House - Glanusk Estate, Crickhowell NP8 1SH
Sun 17 May 20

Gregynog Hall & Garden - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Gardens are Listed Grade I and some features of William Emes, 18th Century landscape architect, still remain. Set within 750 acres of Gregynog Estate a designated National Nature Reserve in 2013.
Gregynog Hall & Garden, Newtown SY16 3PL
Sun 17 May 20

Rock Mill - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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2 acre riverside garden on different levels in wooded valley. Colourful borders & shrubberies, specimen trees, terraces, woodland walks, bridges, extensive lawns, fishponds, orchard, herb & vegetable...
Rock Mill, Montgomery SY15 6NN
Sat 16 May 20

Dingle Nurseries & Garden - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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RHS recommended 4½ acre garden on S-facing site, sloping down to lakes surrounded by yr-round interest.
Dingle Nurseries & Garden, Welshpool SY21 9JD
Sat 9 May 20

Llangoed Hall Hotel - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Large organic garden with encouragement of wildlife surrounding one of the finest hotels in Wales. Shrub and mixed borders, walled area incl formal herb and rose gardens, soft fruit and fruit trees,...
Llangoed Hall Hotel, Brecon LD3 0YP
Sun 3 May 20

Little House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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acre plantswoman’s garden on a quiet lane surrounded by fields, woodland & stream. Slate & bark paths give access to the many features incl fish & wildlife ponds, conifer, azalea, grass & mixed...
Little House, Llandinam SY17 5BH
Sun 26 Apr 20

Sierra Leone Independence Day

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We celebrate the Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway’s links to the Sierra Leone
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, SY21 0SF
Sat 25 Apr 20

Bryngwyn Hall - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Stunning grade 11* listed 9 acre garden with 60 acres parkland design inspired by William Emes. Prunus subhirtella Autumnalis, varieties of hamamelis, mahonia, early flowering daphnes, corylopsis and...
Bryngwyn Hall, Llanfyllin SY22 5LJ
Tue 21 Apr 20

National Dance Company Wales present: KIN

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Dance that connects us It brings people, families, friends, clubs, teams, tribes and communities together.
The Hafren, Newtown SY16 4HU
Tue 21 Apr 20

Abercamlais House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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Abercamlais is a splendid Grade 1 listed mansion house set in extensive grounds. At the entrance is a lodge and a beautiful drive contains a Wellingtonia, a Metasequoia and some fine Oak trees.
Abercamlais House, Brecon LD3 8EY
Sat 18 Apr 20

Cakes & Ale Variety Concert Featuring Dave Price Trio & various bands - Cancelled

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A variety concert featuring the Dave Price Trio, Jakey Boy Hughes, Sarah Williams Band, Jonny James, and your host Janice Day.
Parish Hall, Lion St, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5AB
Sat 18 Apr 20

Brecon Farmers Market

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The Farmers’ Markets are held on the second Saturday of each month from 9.30am to 2pm in the Market Hall.
Brecon Market Hall The High Street, Brecon LD3 7LF
Sat 11 Apr 20

Harpy

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Following a successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2018, personality and national treasure Su Pollard (Hi-De-Hi! and You Rang M’Lord?
Theatr Hafren, Llanidloes Road, Newtown SY16 4HU
Wed 8 Apr 20

Gorsty House - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

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A renovation, started late in 2014, of a long neglected garden. 2¼ acres, one acre of which is meadow with introduced native daffodils in spring.
Gorsty House, Montgomery SY15 6AT
Sat 4 Apr 20

Guilsfield Singers and Maldwyn Strings: Handel masterpieces - Postponed

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An exciting evening devoted to the inspiring music of Georg Frideric Handel. To start, the choir will sing Chandos Anthem no.
Welshpool Methodist Church, 13 High Street SY21 7JP
Sat 4 Apr 20

Aberhonddu & District Male Choir Concert

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An evening of song and entertainment from the Aberhonddu & District Male Choir, and their two soloists Lynne Griffin and Becky Drysdale.
St Mary’s Church, Brecon LD3 7AA
Sat 4 Apr 20

Tea at Three at The Tower Cafe St Mary’s Church Brecon

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Tea at Three at The Tower Café St Marys Church Brecon. It’s an opportunity to make new friends in the comfortable surrounding of the Tower Café whilst enjoying a hot drink and cake.
St Marys Church Brecon LD3 7AA
Sat 4 Apr 20

Powis Castle and Garden - Welshpool 10k run - Cancelled

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Join us for this 10k run which takes in beautiful views of Powis Castle & Garden and the surrounding deer estate.
Powis Castle and Garden, Welshpool SY21 8RF
Sun 29 Mar 20

World Textile Day Wales - Postponed

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World Textile Day Wales A wonderful day out for anyone who loves textiles. A collection of world textile traders and collectors get together for a day in this friendly market town with an exhibition of world textiles, a...
Minerva Arts Centre, High Street, Llanidloes Powys SY18 6BY
Sat 28 Mar 20

Waterfalls Walk - Postponed

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A stunning 10 mile guided walk around the beautiful waterfalls of the Ystradfellte area, Wales. A challenging walk passing eight impressive waterfalls and several smaller falls in the Breson Beacons...
Ystradfellte area, Wales CF44 9JE
Sat 28 Mar 20

National Dance Company Wales present: KIN

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Dance that connects us It brings people, families, friends, clubs, teams, tribes and communities together.
Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon LD3 7EW
Fri 27 Mar 20

From Necessity to Luxury - Cancelled

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Mark Lucas, Curator of the Welsh National Wool Museum, looks at the changing history of the wool industry in Wales.
Assembly Rooms, Broad Street, Presteigne LD8 2AD
Sun 22 Mar 20

Ian Waite & Vincent Simone - Act Two

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The Ballroom Boys double act Ian Waite and Vincent Simone are set to return in 2020 with a brand new show - Ian Waite and Vincent Simone….
The Hafren Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys SY16 4HU
Sat 21 Mar 20

Children’s Crafts for Mother’s Day

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Come along to the Visitor Centre and make a card and present for Mothers’ Day! Drop in anytime between 11am and 3pm at the Elan Valley Visitor Centre. £3 per child.
Cwm Elan | Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys LD6 5HP
Sat 21 Mar 20

What? - Postponed

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What? The What?: quartet’s music has been described as like finding one of the great lost recordings of ECM.
St Mary’s Church, St Mary’s Road, Hay-on -Wye HR3 5EB
Fri 20 Mar 20

The Harcourt Players

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The Harcourt Players write and perform their own, contemporary score for classic silent movies from the early 1900s. With you, the audience focusing on a brilliant and captivating showing of F.W.
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys HR3 5BG
Fri 20 Mar 20

Movie Matinee: Red Joan

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The year is 2000 and Joan Stanley is living in contented retirement in suburbia at the turn of the millennium.
The Hafren Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys SY16 4HU
Wed 18 Mar 20

Group Stargazing Brecon Beacons

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A unique opportunity for you to be part of a group of 40 like minded individuals enjoying the dark skies of Wales.
Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus, Brecon, Powys LD3 8ER
Sun 15 Mar 20

Faeland live at Buzzard’s Nest

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Faeland live at Buzzard’s Nest Faeland come to Builth Wells for this rare up close performance. This concert will be in a beautiful & quiet garden studio location amidst the bees and forest garden of Buzzard’s Nest.
Buzzards Nest, 17 Railway Terrace, Builth Road, Builth Wells LD2 3RH
Sat 14 Mar 20

Brighouse & Rastrick Band

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The Brighouse and Rastrick Band hails from the West Ridings of Yorkshire. Formed in 1881 as the Brighouse and Rastrick Temperance band, the band retained this title until the 1920’s when on the...
The Hafren Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys SY16 4HU
Sat 14 Mar 20

Katy Hurt

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Katy Hurt has rapidly become a leading light on the UK Country-Americana scene. 2018 saw her receive a nomination for “Best Country/Folk Act” at the Unsigned Music Awards as well as performing...
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys HR3 5BG
Fri 13 Mar 20

Celebrate World Book Day with Huw Aaron

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Celebrate World Book Day 2020 with Welsh author and illustrator Huw Aaron as he tells stories and shares some top creative tips with your little artists. Join us from 11.30am-12.
Powis Castle Welshpool, Powys SY21 8RF
Sat 7 Mar 20

Powis Castle and Garden - World Book Day

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Join us as we celebrate World Book Day at Powis Castle & Garden. Dress up as your favourite book character, complete the World Book Day Puffling trail and exchange your 1 book voucher for an exciting...
Powis Castle and Garden, Welshpool SY21 8RF
Sat 7 Mar 20

The Schmoozenbergs

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Conjuring up the mood of 1930s Paris, fused with flavours of Eastern Europe and the energy of a campfire jam session, The Schmoozenbergs’ uplifting music will put a smile on your face and a bounce in
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys HR3 5BG
Sat 7 Mar 20

Crickhowell Walking Festival

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A week of guided walks for all ages and abilities in and around the Black Mountains - part of the Brecon Beacons National Park.
Crug Hywel | Crickhowell Powys NP8 1AA
Sat 7 Mar 20

World Book Day

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Join us as we celebrate World Book Day at Powis Castle & Garden. Dress up as your favourite book character, complete the World Book Day Puffling trail and exchange your £1 book voucher for an...
Powis Castle Welshpool, Powys SY21 8RF
Sat 7 Mar 20

Growing Fruit

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Thriving fruit trees are a joy to behold, but the practices of propagation, pruning and disease control can seem confusing.
Centre For Alternative Technology Llwyngwern Quarry, Pantperthog, Machynlleth, Powys SY20 9AZ
Sat 7 Mar 20

Evening of Clairvoyance with TV Psychic Julie Angel

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Evening of Clairvoyance with TV Psychic Julie Angel A fascinating opportunity to rewind the past, propel to the future and explore a totally different spiritual dimension! Is it possible to communicate with the afterlife?
The New Inn, Newbridge on Wye, Llandrindod Wells LD1 6HY
Fri 6 Mar 20

Builth Male Voice Choir St David’s Day Concert

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Synergy, the award winning close harmony male voice choir from Abergavenny, will be joining Builth Male Voice Choir in a joint St David’s Day Concert on Sunday 1 March at 7.00pm.
Strand Hall Builth Wells LD2 3AA
Sun 1 Mar 20

Mid Wales Opera: The Marriage of Figaro

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Mid Wales Opera bring a fresh approach to Mozart’s enduring masterpiece for their 2020 Spring tour. Using Amanda Holden’s English translation filled with ‘uninhibited mirth’ and our own Music...
The Hafren Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys SY16 4HU
Sat 29 Feb 20

The Mighty Vipers

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The Mighty Vipers is an eight-piece party machine from the north of England. A composite of brass band culture mixed with the protest activism of punk rock, driven forward with a reggae-inspired...
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys HR3 5BG
Sat 29 Feb 20

ALAW

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Oli Wilson-Dickson – fiddle/vocal Dylan Fowler – guitar/vocal Jamie Smith – accordion/vocal Described by Songlines magazine as a “Welsh supergroup”, ALAW is three leading musicians who bring
Assembly Rooms, Broad Street, Presteigne LD8 2AD
Sat 29 Feb 20

Beethoven In Wales

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This is the second in the concert series featuring all ten of Beethoven’s violin and piano sonatas with performances given in ten Music Clubs across Wales together with a commissioned work.
Y Tabernacl Penrallt Street, Machynlleth, Powys SY20 8AJ
Fri 28 Feb 20

Ji and the Rainbirds

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Ji and the Rainbirds combine the summer sound of soul with jazz-inflected guitar, skiffle drums, soaring strings and upbeat catchy melodies.
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys HR3 5BG
Fri 28 Feb 20

St. David’s Folk Festival - Gwyl Y Pethay Bychain 2020

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Dewch i ddathlu Gwyl Dewi mewn steil gyda llwyth o artistiaid gwerin wych o Gymru a thu hwnt. / Come celebrate St.
The Wynnstay Hotel, Heol Maengwyn SY20 8AE
Fri 28 Feb 20

Drummers at Dawn

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This time of year our woodpeckers can be heard drumming as they get ready for the breeding season. Join the wardens for a woodland walk to see if we can spot them.
RSPB Ynys-hir Nature Reserve RSPB Ynys-hir Reserve, Eglyws-fach, Machynlleth, POwys SY20 8TA
Sun 23 Feb 20

Alden Patterson and Dashwood

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Norwich based folk trio Alden Patterson and Dashwood weave rich vocal harmonies, fiddle, dobro and guitar around beautifully written original songs and melodies.
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys HR3 5BG
Sat 22 Feb 20

Hugh Boucher, Greta Roberts & Cerys Hafana

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Machynlleth Music Club - Three Welsh Harps. Huw is a RWCMD Junior Conservatoire student, member of the National Youth Orchestra Great Britain which performed at the Proms this year, a Gregynog Young...
Y Tabernacl Penrallt Street, Machynlleth, Powys SY20 8AJ
Sat 22 Feb 20

February Half Term Winter Warmer Trains

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Ride our heated carriages from Llanfair Caereinion to Castle Caereinion return and finish up with a visit to our cosy tearoom at Llanfair Caereinion. The special return fare of £10.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys SY21 0SF
Sat 22 Feb 20

Langkamer

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The last true heroes of the old South West, Langkamer make good ol’ fashioned guitar music to get your toenails twitching and your heart strings itching.
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys HR3 5BG
Fri 21 Feb 20

Movie Matinee: Aladdin

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Aladdin is a lovable street urchin who meets Princess Jasmine, the beautiful daughter of the sultan of Agrabah.
The Hafren Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys SY16 4HU
Wed 19 Feb 20

Home for Wildlife

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Nature needs all the help we can give it. Providing a “home” in your garden or local greenspace is one way to help. Come and build a nest box or a bug hotel.
RSPB Ynys-hir Nature Reserve RSPB Ynys-hir Reserve, Eglyws-fach, Machynlleth, POwys SY20 8TA
Wed 19 Feb 20

Paint your own nest box and make a bird feeder

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Join us during National Nest Box Week and paint your own bird box ready for spring! There will also be the opportunity to make your own bird feeders. £5 per nest box, payable on the day.
Cwm Elan | Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys LD6 5HP
Wed 19 Feb 20

Dam Open Hour

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Join our Rangers at our Dam Open Hour - an exclusive chance to venture into Pen y Garreg Dam and up to the central tower.
Cwm Elan | Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys LD6 5HP
Tue 18 Feb 20

A Box of Light & Dreams by Emergency Turtle

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Three Mid Wales artists create the perfect afternoon of entertainment with riveting storytelling, hauntingly beautiful music and evocative shadow puppetry.
Assembly Rooms, Broad Street, Presteigne LD8 2AD
Sun 16 Feb 20

Planetarium Shows

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Join the University of Aberystwyth and be taken on an exciting planetarium journey of our Universe. Four FREE Shows at 11am, 12 noon, 2pm and 3pm.
Cwm Elan | Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys LD6 5HP
Sun 16 Feb 20

Half Term Winter Warm Up Trains

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Half Term Winter Warm Up Trains Ride on a scenic heritage railway in beautiful Mid Wales. The Winter Warm Up Trains ( unlike the rest of the year) depart and return to Llanfair Caereinion only.
The Station Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion SY21 0SF
Sat 15 Feb 20

Flats and Sharps

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Flats and Sharps are a four-piece bluegrass outfit from Penzance. Delivering energetic, enthusiastic and spirited Bluegrass to audiences all around the world, Flats and Sharps have been performing...
The Globe at Hay Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye, Powys HR3 5BG
Sat 15 Feb 20

Knighton Rotary holds Young Musician competition & concert free entry

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Knighton Rotary holds Young Musician competition & concert free entry Knighton Rotary Club are hosting the Rotary Young Musician competition for Rotary Clubs in Mid Wales and this includes representatives from the Rotary Clubs of Abergavenny, Builth Wells and
St Edwards Church Hall, Church Road, Knighton LD7 1AG
Sat 15 Feb 20

February half term fun

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Shake off the winter cobwebs with a range of family activities this half term. Come rain or shine we’ve got something to keep the whole family entertained.
Powis Castle Welshpool, Powys SY21 8RF
Sat 15 Feb 20

February Half Term Winter Warmer Trains

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Ride our heated carriages from Llanfair Caereinion to Castle Caereinion return and finish up with a visit to our cosy tearoom at Llanfair Caereinion. The special return fare of £10.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys SY21 0SF
Sat 15 Feb 20

Things to do in Powys