Throughout the year there are a variety of festivals held oin the area. Some of which are:
Hay Literature & Arts Festival
Hay Festival runs for 10 days each year and is usually around the end of May. The festival has been running since 1987 and has grown from strength to strenth each year, attracting people from all over the world who come to see the many writers & artists that are there to share their stories.
For more information about the Hay Festival, please visit the website www.hayfestival.com
The Royal Welsh Agricultural Show
The Royal Welsh Show is the largest agricultural show in Europe. The show runs for 4 days in the month of July each year, showcasing Welsh livestock and the high quality food and drink produced in Wales. It offers a huge range of activities including forestry, horticulture, crafts, countryside sports, Sports Village and exciting entertainment making it an ideal event for both adults and young people alike.
For more information about The Royal Welsh Show, please visit the website www.rwas.co.uk
Brecon Jazz Festival
The Brecon Jazz is a music festival held in August each year, in the town of Brecon. Lasting for 3 days this festival plays host to host to a range of jazz musicians who travel from across the world to take part it as well as attracting many tourists to the area. This music festival offers a fabulous social scene and maby other leisure opportunities in and around the Brecon Beacons.
For more information, please visit the website www.breconjazz.com
Talgarth Festival is a ‘free’ summer festival located all around the small market town of Talgarth. Based in the Market Square, it caters for a variety people, ages and interests, celebrating food, farming, music and the countryside.
With a variety of activities available, this is a fantastic day out for all. For more information, please visit the website www.talgarthfestival.org