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Events and Festivals
Located near the Flash Leisure Centre, Theatr Clera offers occasional programmes of plays, music, children's entertainment and poetic performances. Events are also occasionally held at the Royal Oak Hotel, Welshpool Town Hall, Flash Leisure Centre and the Raven Inn.

Welshpool Town Centre offers a choice of over 10 pubs and a nightclub.

The summer festivities kick off in May Spring Bank Holiday with the Welshpool Carnival. A traditional parade of floats through the town centre and fun & games at the Recreation Fields.

July looks forward to an exciting time with the increasingly popular Country and Western Music Festival follows, when some leading Indian dance troupes and Country & Western acts will be performing.

In August take a short trip out of Welshpool to Llanfair Caereinion where the ever popular Agricultural Show reinforces the areas traditional rural roots.

Other notable events include the Welshpool Winter Festival in December, when the streets become alive with music and market stalls. Local shows are held at Guilsfield, Berriew and Montgomery.

Also see all the local details on our Events Page

And all Welshpool Council Events at: http://www.welshpooltowncouncil.com

Dates for your diary in 2017:
Information for all these events can be obtained by contacting the TIC on 01938 552043









September: 1-3 Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway (WLLR) anniversary with fireworks - Details HERE

                     7 - 28 November Powysland Museum New temporary exhibition - commemorating World War 1 - Details   HERE

                    29-1 October Welshpool 1940sWeekend



December: Winter Festival - Christmas Street Market, Town Hall Craft Stalls, Community Stalls, Street Entertainment, Nativity Scene and more. Market opens from 10am till 4pm

A number of established and growing festivals are staged in and around Welshpool throughout the year.