The list below has been compiled to the best of our knowledge but is subject to change and we recommend checking these dates with the Tourist Information Centres if you wish to plan your holiday around the them.


Talgarth Walking Festival
3rd to 6th  May 2019

International Antiques & Collectors Fair of Wales
4th & 5th May 2019
Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, near Builth Wells


Royal Welsh Spring Festival
18th & 19th May 2019 
Royal Welsh Showground,Llanelwedd, near Builth Wells


Geopark Festival
25th May to 9th June 2019
Fforest Fawr Geopark


Glanusk Estate Garden Fayre & Open Gardens
19th May 2019
Glanusk Park, (A40) Crickhowell

Hay Festival of Literature & The Arts
23rd May to 2nd June 2019


Philosophy & Music Festival

24th to 27th May 2019
The Globe, Hay on Wye


Abergavenny Steam, Veteran & Vintage Rally
26th & 27th May 2019
Bailey Park, Abergavenny


Hay-on-Wye Food Festival
June 2019
Memorial Car Park

The Royal Welsh Show
22nd to 25th July 2019
Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, near Builth Wells

Abergavenny Shire Horse Show
July 2019
Bailey Park, Abergavenny

The Big Cheese Festival
26th to 28th July 2019

Brecon County Show
3rd August
Brecon Show Ground, Watton Villa, Brecon


Rock Gem 'n' Bead Show
10th & 11th August 2019
Royal Welsh Show Ground, Llanelwedd, near Builth Wells

Brecon Jazz Festival
8th to 11th August 2019

Three Cocks Vintage Steam Rally
11th August 2019
Boatside Farm, Hay-on-Wye


Green Man Festival
15th to 18th August 2019
Crickhowell, Powys


Talgarth Festival of the Countryside
24th & 25th August 2019


Victorian Festival
19th to 25th August 2019
Llandrindod Wells


World Bog Snorkelling Championship
25th August 2019
Llanwrtyd Wells


International Antiques & Collectors Fair of Wales
7th & 8th September 2019
Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, near Builth Wells


Abergavenny Food Festival
21st & 22nd & 16th September 2019
Various locations

Brecon Food Festival
5th October 2019
Market Hall, Brecon

Hay Walking Festival 
10th to 13th October 2019

Special Markets and Fairs

Talgarth Country Market
1st Sunday in the month
Town or Church Hall, Talgarth

Brecon Market Hall:-
Farmers Market,
2nd Saturday in the month (not August)
Craft Fairs,
3rd Saturday in the month

Abergavenny Market Hall:-
Arts & Craft Fairs,
2nd Thursday in the month
Antique Fairs,
3rd Sunday in the month
Flea Market,
every Wednesday
Farmers Market,
4th Thursday in the month
Stamp & Militaria Fair,
early September