Mid Wales & The Brecon Beacons Events - April & May


Spring is wonderful in Mid Wales and our choice of events lead the way in offereing a relaxing atmosphere whether listening to music or just enjoying a good book!


Welshpool MusicFest

★ Sunday 28 May 2017 ★ ★ Venues throughout Welshpool SY21 7DG ★

From Midday to Midnight the drinking establishments of Welshpool are alive with music. Solo artists and bands from genres ranging from folk to rock to rhythm & blues will be performing for your entertainment. So for 12 hours of back-to-back live music with a convivial atmosphere the Welshpool Music Festival is a fantastic day out for all song lovers!

Hay Festival

★ Thursday 25 May to Sunday 4 June 2017 ★ ★ Dairy Meadows, Brecon Road, Hay-on-Wye, HR3 5PJ ★

Known as the ‘town of books’ and situated in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Hay-on-Wye has held a literary festival for the past 28 years. With a range of poets and writers attending and sharing their stories, the event is not to be missed by anyone who loves reading. As well as authors, the festival also attracts talks from filmmakers, comedians, musicians and even politicians! Hay festival is a great event for book lovers, but also for families due to a wide range of entertainment for the children.