Discovering Carmarthenshire
AT A GLANCE

May 2015

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

May

Events at Dinefwr Park

Events at Dinefwr Park

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

  • May - August - Badgerwatch - Our popular Badgerwatch evenings are back. Booking essential. May to end June. Sat only. July to end Aug, Wed and Sat.
  • May Half Term - 50 Things To Do Before You’re 11¾. Wild Wednesday activities, 11am to 4pm.
  • Good Fri - Easter Monday - Cadbury’s Easter Egg Trail at Dinefwr.
  • May - Bluebell display. Castle Woods.
  • May - June - Fallow deer fawns at Dinefwr.

nationaltrust.org.uk/dinefwr  01558 824512

12 - 15 May

The Carmarthen Bay Film Festival

Stradey Park Hotel, Llanelli SA15 4HA.
We're back for our 4th festival once again at the world famous 4 star Stardey Park Hotel,Llanelli, Wales. The festival is now on the approved list for BAFTA Cymru awards entry eligibility.
Tickets eventbrite.co.uk
stradeyparkhotel.com  01554 758171
carmarthenbayfilmfestival.co.uk

17 May

Llanelli Sprint Triathlon

Llanelli Sprint Triathlon

Llanelli.
A superb event to kick start the Open water triathlon season. This event has been a firm favourite with triathletes for a number of years and we have some illustrious winners in Helen Jenkins, Mark Jenkins and Oliver Simon.This year’s event attracted over 400 athletes who enjoyed a superb event in near perfect weather conditions. We will have 400 places available in 2015 and we expect the race to fill quickly. We would like to encourage all Companies and local organisation to try and enter a relay team into the Llanelli Sprint Triathlon. This is a great team building opportunity and allows companies to promote a healthy living lifestyle to their staff. You can enter a relay team consisting of a swimmer, cyclist and runner. There will be a trophy presented to the first Corporate team on the day.
healthylifeactivities.co.uk

17 May

Carmarthen Antiques and Flea Market

Carmarthen Antiques and Flea Market

United Counties Showground, Carmarthen SA33 5DR.
Open from 10am - 4pm, admission is £4 for adults with accompanied children admitted free of charge. Carmarthen Showground is on the A40, minutes from Carmarthen town. All indoor pitches must be pre-booked whilst outdoor pitches will be available on the day with set-up at 7.30am. More details on our website.
towyevents.co.uk  01267 236569

22 - 25 May

Llanelli Festival of Walks

Llanelli Festival of Walks

Various locations.
Llanelli Ramblers organise and host the Llanelli Festival of Walks which is an annual event that has attracted hundreds of visitors to the town since its beginnings in 1995 and has established Llanelli as a popular centre for walking.
Click here for a festival programme.
llanelliramblers.org.uk  01554 741306 / 810979

23 May

Ladies Night

Ladies Night

Ffos Las Racecourse, Trimsaran, Carmarthenshire SA17 4DE.
Join us for a magnificent evening of exciting jump racing mixed with fabulous fashion at our annual Ladies Night. Along with seven exciting jump races there will be competitions for best dressed lady, hat and gent and there will be fantastic live entertainment after racing. This Saturday night event is a highlight of the Carmarthenshire social calendar and is one not to miss. So gather your friends and family and enjoy the party atmosphere. Don’t forget that gents are more than welcome too - We have a competition for the best dressed gent! Don’t miss our JANUARY SALE! Buy your ticket for Ladies Night 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.
ffoslasracecourse.com  01554 811092

23 May

St Clears YFC Agricultural Show

St Clears YFC Agricultural Show

The Showground Nantyci, Llysonnen Road, Carmarthenshire SA33 5DR.
Opening Agricultural show of the 2015 Show Season. Classes for Cattle, Sheep, Horses, Dogs, Vintage, Horticulture etc. Great family day out with something for all ages. Nearly 100 trade stands in attendance, bars and outside catering throughout the site. FREE PARKING.
stclearsyfcshow.co.uk  07870 390 734

29 May

Al Murray the Pub Landlord

Al Murray the Pub Landlord: One Man, One Guvnor

The Lyric Theatre, King Street, Carmarthen SA31 1BD.
Twenty years ago Britain’s favourite publican Al Murray, The Pub Landlord, embarked on his one man mission as the King Cnut of Common Sense, holding back a tide of bottled beer and ninny state nonsense.
theatrausirgar.co.uk
0845 2263510