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Find the most popular, unique and fascinating events Wales has to offer

If you love culture, music, the great outdoors, or quirky offbeat events, take a look at our travel guide for some highlights of what’s on in Wales over the year. Dance ‘til you drop at the Greenman Festival in the Brecon Beacons, marvel at the aerobatics at the Wales Airshow in Swansea Bay and enjoy the best of Welsh agriculture at the Royal Welsh Show.

There are plenty of events and festivals in Wales for all the family to enjoy. If you are looking for something a little unusual, look no further. There are a number of unconventional events in Wales, the World Bog Snorkelling Championships held in Llanwrtyd Wells being a perfect example.

  • Eisteddfod


    Taking place at the beginning of August, The Eisteddfod festival is a centre for readings of literature and poetry, as well as performances of music, drama and dance, also brought to you with a mix of fascinating stalls and appetising foods.

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  • Festival Number 6

    Surrounded by woodlands and mountains, this multi award-winning music, arts and culture festival, boasts a true unique coastal atmosphere. Playing a wide selection of music across various genres, this family-friendly festival has something for everyone.

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  • Greenman Festival

    A friendly summer festival that comes to life in the month of August, situated in the Black Mountains of Brecon Beacon. Taking place over three days, this event boasts literature, film, children’s entertainment and organic foods on the village green.

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  • Royal Welsh Show

    Intertwining the farming industry and rural community, this show celebrates British agriculture at its finest. Showcasing the best Welsh produce, flowers, arena displays and crafts, this is one for all the family.

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  • Wales Airshow

    Wales Airshow

    Becoming Wales’ biggest outdoor event, this is the place to be for air displays, as well as entertainment on the ground, from the interactive military village to children’s activities, a funfair and refreshments.

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