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.    

Flower Arranging Course

Flower Arranging Course
Time: 1:00 pm
Date: 28th February 2018 - 21st March 2018
Cost: £5 per session
Tickets available from: Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Location: CARAD ACTIVITY ROOM
A four week floristry course

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

Learn the basics of flower arranging and its principals over a four week course suitable for beginners and the more experienced.

Caring for those who care

Time: 10:16 am
Date: 2nd March 2018
Cost: free of charge
Location: Highgate Accommodation, Highgte Barnhouse, Bettws Cedewain, Newtown, SY16 3LF
To celebrate the contribution of unpaid Carers. Lunch provided, pamper sessions and art&crafts activities planned.

Contact(s): Hafal-Crossroads Llandrindod Wells office
Tel: 01874610346
Sponsored By: The event is part of the Powys Carers Voice project supported by the Big Lottery and PAVO.

The Carers Voice Powys Project event welcomes unpaid Carers 'past and present' and the people they care for. An opportunity to take part in a range of physical health, arts and crafts and other activities including meditation sessions and massages.
The event takes place on Friday 2nd March 2018 at Highgate Luxury Cottages, Newtown from 10am - 4pm with lunch provided. Booking essential: 01874 610346 or CCPowys@crossroadsmww.org.uk

Rhayader Round the Lakes Race

Rhayader Round the Lakes Race
Time: 12:00 pm
Date: 3rd March 2018
Location: See website
20 or 5 mile race around the Elan Valley reservoirs

Contact(s): sam@elanvalley.org.uk

20 or 5 mile race around the reservoirs plus kid's race. For registration and start details visit: www.rhayaderac.org.uk

The Majestic and Fat Cat Sound

The Majestic and Fat Cat Sound
Time: 7:30 pm
Date: 9th March 2018 - 10th March 2018
Cost: £7.50
Tickets available from: Saturday, February 17, 2018
Location: The Lost ARC, @The Old Drill Hall, Bridge Street, Rhayader
Live UK Roots Rock Reggae Band plus the full sound system of Fat Cat Sound

Contact(s): Glenda Carter
Tel: 07980262448

Following the success of our 'Winter Warm-Up' we have decided to team up with the guys from Fat Cat Sound to bring you sound system sessions for all four seasons, with a great band alongside each and every time! For our Spring Sizzler we are really pleased to be bringing you live UK roots reggae from THE MAJESTIC! - they have been exciting audiences the width and breadth of the country and beyond with their brand of roots rock reggae delivered in their own very visual sing a long style; its all about audience participation!
See https://www.facebook.com/events/1823564291001088/ for more info

Rhayader Writing Group

Time: 7:30 pm
Date: 12th March 2018 - 6th August 2018
Cost: £3 per session
Tickets available from: Sunday, February 18, 2018
Location: CARAD ACTIVITY ROOM
Writing Group

Contact(s): Lorna Jordan
Tel: 01597 810561 (Office)
Sponsored By: CARAD

come along and release your inner writer. A friendly informal group that meet the 2nd Monday of the month.

Heritage Lottery Fund Launch Day

Heritage Lottery Fund Launch Day
Time: 10:00 am
Date: 24th March 2018
Location: Elan Valley
Heritage Lottery Fund Launch Day

Contact(s): sam@elanvalley.org.uk

You are invited to the Heritage Lottery Fund / Elan Links launch day as they move into the five-year delivery phase of the project. This programme of investment will safeguard the unique and special heritage of the Elan Valley whilst increasing enjoyment, education, training, and recreational opportunities for the benefit of all.

Powys Ramblers Walk

Powys Ramblers Walk
Time: 10:00 am
Date: 26th March 2018
Location: Meet at the Elan Village Green SN 935654.
An 8 mile circular walk around Ty’n-y-pant and Nant Madog

Contact(s): sam@elanvalley.org.uk

Chris Jones of Powys Ramblers will lead an 8 mile moderate circular walk around Ty’n-y-pant and Nant Madog from Elan Village. Please wear suitable footwear and clothing and bring a packed lunch. Meet at the Elan Village Green at 10am. SN 935654.

Blast Off! Bottle Rockets

Blast Off! Bottle Rockets
Time: 10:00 am
Date: 28th March 2018
Location: Elan Valley Visitor Centre
Blast Off! Bottle Rockets

Contact(s): sam@elanvalley.org.uk

Come along to the Visitor Centre to design, manufacture and launch your own rocket.

Only £3 for your rocket materials.

Please book in advance on 01597 810880.

No unaccompanied children please.

Easter Egg Scramble

Easter Egg Scramble
Time: 10:00 am
Date: 30th March 2018
Location: Elan Valley Visitor Centre
Easter Egg Scramble 10am - 4pm

Contact(s): sam@elanvalley.org.uk

An Easter Treasure Hunt for the whole family around the Visitor Centre and Cnwch Wood - work together for your chance to win an Easter Egg!

No unaccompanied children please. £1 per child.

Easter Egg Scramble

Easter Egg Scramble
Time: 10:00 am
Date: 30th March 2018 - 2nd April 2018
Location: Elan Valley Visitor Centre
Easter Egg Scramble 10am - 4pm

Contact(s): Sam

An Easter Treasure Hunt for the whole family around the Visitor Centre and Cnwch Wood - work together for your chance to win an Easter Egg!

No unaccompanied children please. £1 per child.