Discovering Carmarthenshire

August 2015

Events could be subject to amendment, please verify with event organisers.


Events at Dinefwr Park

Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthen SA19 6RT.

  • Summer Holidays - Wild Wednesdays - Every Wednesday. Free 50 Things activities for the kids, 11am to 4pm.
  • Bug Hunting.
  • Pond-dipping.
  • Dragonfly walk.
  • Haymaking.  01558 824512

6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 & 28 August

Afternoon Strawberry Cream Tea on the steam train

Afternoon Strawberry Cream Tea on the steam train

Gwili Steam Railway, Bronwydd Arms Station, Carmarthen SA33 6HT.
Enjoy our famous Afternoon Strawberry Cream tea on board our 1950’s, steam-hauled, dining train. A treat for all the family. Pre-booking advised.  01267 238213

11 August

Summer Evening Racing

Ffos Las Racecourse, Trimsaran, Carmarthenshire SA17 4DE.
An enjoyable evening of flat racing. With admission from only £10 (When booked in advance) and our excellent value Punters Package at £15 (Available in advance only) this day is one not to miss.  01554 811092

19 August

Family Fun Day

Ffos Las Racecourse, Trimsaran, Carmarthenshire SA17 4DE.
A lovely family day out with great entertainment for both the avid racegoer and the youngsters too. Whilst enjoying a flutter or two, you can be rest assured the little ones will be kept entertained with the fantastic entertainment that will be provided throughout the day.  01554 811092

28 August

Ladies Day

Ffos Las Racecourse, Trimsaran, Carmarthenshire SA17 4DE.
Ffos Las Ladies Day is the pinnacle of the social calendar and is a great chance to dress to impress! A staple for summer, Ladies Day is fast becoming the place to be seen in Carmarthenshire. Whether you want to strut your stuff at the bookies, sip champagne on our summer lawn or simply enjoy an exceptional day with friends & family, Ladies Day provides a great excuse to let your hair down! As with all our racedays, men are welcome too so share the fun with your other halves or ditch the gents for a good old-fashioned girly day out - the choice is yours! With eight exciting races, including 4 flat races and 4 jump races, this raceday will get your pulse racing. There will be fantastic live entertainment after racing to round off a day to remember! Don’t miss our JANUARY SALE! Buy your ticket for Ladies Day during the month of January and pay only £10 for general admission. Buy a ticket for Ladies Night and Ladies Day and pay only £15 for these two unique events!! Available online only.  01554 811092

30 August

Llanelli Standard Distance Triathlon

Burry Port, Llanelli.
We are Staying in Burry Port Harbour for 2015 and an Open water Sea Swim. The Llanelli Standard was a brand new race on the Triathlon calendar for 2012 and attracted over 150 entrants for 2013. It is quickly becoming a must do event for those looking to complete a Standard Distance Triathlon and was voted Welsh Triathlon of the Year in 2013. The new course at Burry Port Harbour proved to be a huge success in 2014.