Event Dates

We're sure our distinct community values, traditions and warm welcome will leave a lasting impression. The locals are proud of their heritage, grateful for their surroundings and are keen to share it with you, by day or by night.

Experience authentic events 52 weeks of the year; from wildlife safaris to carnivals and from cycling to country shows.    

Exhibition: Rhayader Art Group

Time: 10:00 am
Date: 1st July 2017 - 30th September 2017
Location: Elan Valley Visitor Centre
Rhayader Art Group return by popular demand to showcase their collective local talent.

Contact(s): Fiona Wase
Tel: 01597 810390

Rhayader Art Group return by popular demand to showcase their collective local talent. Open daily between 10am and 4pm at the Visitor Centre.

Rhayader Writing Group

Time: 7:30 pm
Date: 31st July 2017 - 27th November 2017
Cost: £3 per session
Tickets available from: Thursday, July 20, 2017
Location: CARAD ACTIVITY ROOM
Writing Group

Contact(s): Lorna Jordan
Tel: 01597 810561 (Office)

Share,Create,Inspire your writing skills with like minded people

"Inspired by Rust" Textile exhibition

Time: 10:00 am
Date: 16th September 2017 - 18th November 2017
Cost: £4 per entry
Tickets available from: Saturday, September 16, 2017
Location: Rhayader Museum & Gallery (CARAD)
Come see our exhibition of textile art inspired by the use of rust!

Contact(s): Sabrina Cadman
Tel: 01597 810561 (Office)
Sponsored By: CARAD

This exhibition by Gwyneth Rose incorporates a variety of wall hangings and wearable art. This is done by using the colour and texture of rusting iron which is transferred to fabrics from rusty industrial machinery which Gwyneth has found on her various travels around the country. Come along and be inspired by this unique collection of artwork.

Rhayader Walkers - Tuesday Evening Walks

Rhayader Walkers - Tuesday Evening Walks
Time: 6:15 pm
Date: 26th September 2017
Location: Meet outside Rhayader Leisure Centre, Dark Lane
Evening guided walks in Rhayader area

Contact(s): For general info, contact Carl Baker
Tel: 01597 810405

Bryntirion Lane, Cefn Coed
2 miles
For queries re this walk, contact Ray Harvey 01597 810047.

Please note:
People joining the walk do so at their own risk, with no responsibility being attached to any other individual or the group as a whole. Walkers should wear footwear and clothing appropriate to the terrain and season;
Routes may alter if weather conditions are inclement;
Dogs must be kept under close control;
Leaders reserve the right to exclude walkers they do not judge capable of safely completing the walk.

One Enchanted Evening : Rhayader Players Summer Show

One Enchanted Evening : Rhayader Players Summer Show
Time: 7:30 pm
Date: 30th September 2017
Cost: £6 - £3 for under 16s
Location: Albert Hall Llandrindod Wells
Another opportunity to see the fabulous Rhayader Players' Summer Show raising funds for Marie Curie, Macmillan & Cancer Research

Contact(s): Rhayader Players

Another opportunity to see the fabulous Rhayader Players' Summer Show raising funds for Marie Curie, Macmillan and Cancer Research UK. Tickets £6 and £3 for under 16s. Songs from the musicals- something for everyone. Bar available. Tickets from Coversure, Cast Members and on the door. Doors open at 7pm

Wild Writing Workshop

Time: 10:00 am
Date: 30th September 2017
Location: Elan Valley Visitor Centre
Expand the horizons of your creative writing by taking inspiration from the dramatic Elan Valley landscape.

Contact(s): Fiona Wase
Tel: 01597 810390

Led by award winning screenwriter Peter Cox - expand the horizons of your creative writing by taking inspiration from the dramatic Elan Valley landscape. No experience necessary, just a burning desire to tell a wild story.

Places are limited so please book in advance on 01597 810880. £20 per person, payable in advance.

Rhayader Walkers - Sunday Walks

Rhayader Walkers - Sunday Walks
Time: 10:00 am
Date: 1st October 2017
Location: Meet outside Rhayader Leisure Centre, Dark Lane
Sunday guided walks in Mid Wales

Contact(s): For general info, contact Carl Baker
Tel: 01597 810405

Bleddfa, Glog Hill, The Farm, Nany-y-Cordd
6 miles
For queries re this walk, contact Ray Harvey 01597 810047.

Please note:
People joining the walk do so at their own risk, with no responsibility being attached to any other individual or the group as a whole. Walkers should wear footwear and clothing appropriate to the terrain and season;
Routes may alter if weather conditions are inclement;
Dogs must be kept under close control;
Leaders reserve the right to exclude walkers they do not judge capable of safely completing the walk.

Exhibition: #ElanLegends

Time: 10:00 am
Date: 1st October 2017 - 31st December 2017
Location: Elan Valley Visitor Centre
Your everyday photos open a window into Elan adventures. Use #ElanLegends when sharing your photos online!

Contact(s): Fiona Wase
Tel: 01597 810390

Your everyday photos open a window into Elan adventures. Use #ElanLegends when sharing your photos online and yours could be chosen to feature in our visitor created, Myths and Legends exhibition. Open daily between 10am and 4pm at the Visitor Centre.

Wacky Welsh Landscapes Workshop with Amanda Skipsey

Time: 10:00 am
Date: 1st October 2017
Location: Elan Valley Visitor Centre
Come and paint a scene of the beautiful Elan Valley in Amanda Skipsey's vibrant style.

Contact(s): Fiona Wase
Tel: 01597 810390

Come and paint a scene of the beautiful Elan Valley in Amanda Skipsey's vibrant style.

Places are limited, so please book in advance on 01597 810880. £30 per person, payable in advance. All materials provided.

Rhayader Walkers - Tuesday Evening Walks

Rhayader Walkers - Tuesday Evening Walks
Time: 6:15 pm
Date: 3rd October 2017
Location: Meet outside Rhayader Leisure Centre, Dark Lane
Evening guided walks in Rhayader area

Contact(s): For general info, contact Carl Baker
Tel: 01597 810405

Town walk
1.5 miles
For queries re this walk, contact Ray Harvey 01597 810047.

Please note:
People joining the walk do so at their own risk, with no responsibility being attached to any other individual or the group as a whole. Walkers should wear footwear and clothing appropriate to the terrain and season;
Routes may alter if weather conditions are inclement;
Dogs must be kept under close control;
Leaders reserve the right to exclude walkers they do not judge capable of safely completing the walk.

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