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.

Dark Skies Festival
1st to 3rd April 2016
Hay on Wye


Working & Pastoral Breeds Dog Show
16th April 2016
Royal Welsh Showground, Near Builth Wells


Talgarth Walking Festival
 29th April to 2nd May 2016

International Antiques & Collectors Fair of Wales
30th April & 1st May 2016
Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, near Builth Wells


Royal Welsh Spring Festival
21st & 22nd May 2016
Royal Welsh Showground,Llanelwedd, near Builth Wells


Geopark Festival
22nd May to 5th June 2016
Fforest Fawr Geopark


Glanusk Estate Garden Fayre & Open Gardens
22nd May 2016
Glanusk Park, (A40) Crickhowell


Hay Festival of Literature & The Arts
26th May to 5th June 2016


How The Light Gets In - Philosophy & Music Festival
26th Mat to 5th June 2016
The Globe, Hay-on-Wye


Abergavenny Steam, Veteran & Vintage Rally
29th & 30th May 2016
Bailey Park, Abergavenny


Hay-on-Wye Food Festival
2nd July 2016
Memorial Car Park


Hay Does Vintage
3rd July 2016


The Royal Welsh Show
18th to 21st July 2016
Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, near Builth Wells


Abergavenny Shire Horse Show
2nd July 2016
Bailey Park, Abergavenny


National Eisteddford Wales
29th July to 6th August 2016
Castle Meadows, Abergavenny


Rock n Gem Show
30th & 31st July 2016
Royal Welsh Showground, near Builth Wells


The Big Cheese Festival
30th & 31st July 2016


Hay-on-Wye Horse & Pony Show
31st July 2016
Nantyglasdwr Farm, Cusop, Hay-on-Wye

Brecon County Show
6th August 2016
Brecon Show Ground, Watton Villa, Brecon


Brecon Jazz Festival
12th to 14th August 2016


Three Cocks Vintage Steam Rally
15th August 2016
Boatside Farm, Hay-on-Wye


Green Man Festival
18th to  21st August 2016
Crickhowell, Powys


Brecon Beacons Summer Fayre
27th to 29th August 2016
National Park Visitor Centre


Talgarth Festival of the Countryside
27th & 28th August 2016


Victorian Festival
20th to 28th August 2016
Llandrindod Wells


International Antiques & Collectors Fair of Wales
3rd & 4th September 2016
Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, near Builth Wells


Abergavenny Food Festival
17th & 18th September 2016
Various locations


Brecon Beacons Food Festival
1st October 2016
Market Hall, Brecon


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