Discovering Carmarthenshire
AT A GLANCE

September 2015

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September

Creepy Carmarthen Tour

Creepy Carmarthen Tour

Starting from the Guildhall, Carmarthen.
Every Wednesday until the end of September. 7pm. Take a trip through Carmarthen's creepy past and meet murderers and their victims; visit the sites of grisly executions; discover dark secrets from bygone days - and find out where the ghosts walk! This award-winning walk is suitable for all ages and is given a unique magical twist, including experiments in mind-reading and ESP which you might be invited to take part in. Tickets £7.50 (£5 for concessions). Family tickets £23. Booking essential.
creepycarmarthen.co.uk  01267 231557

September

Events at Dinefwr Park

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

  • 12 - 13 Sept - Heritage Open Weekend at Dinefwr - Enjoy all that Newton House and Dinefwr’s beautiful parkland has to offer for free.
  • 18 Sept - Volunteering Drop In Day - Learn more about our volunteering opportunities and how to get involved with the National Trust in Carmarthenshire.
  • 20 Sept - White Park Cattle Run at Dinefwr - Supported by Sports Wales Partnership Programme.
  • Sept - Oct - Great Welsh Walk - Discover some of the hidden gems of Dinefwr’s stunning parkland.

nationaltrust.org.uk/dinefwr  01558 824512

3, 10, 17 & 24 September

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.
gwili-railway.co.uk  01267 238213

5 - 13 September

Carmarthen Park Events

Carmarthen Park Events

Carmarthen Park, Morfa Lane, Carmarthen SA31 3AX.

  • Sat 5th, 10.00am to 4.00pm - Park History Walk'n Talk Tour (1-2pm) Crazy Caterpiler Assualt Course.
  • Sun 6th, 10.00am to 4.00pm - Carmarthen Symphonic Wind Band, Mega Tree House Slide.
  • Sat-Sun, 12 and 13, 10.00am to 4.00pm - Living History Weekend - Sealed Knot Society - re-enactments, talks.

carmarthentowncouncil.gov.uk  07794 042186 / 01267 235205

6 September - 6 December

Llanelli Beach Farmers Market

Llanelli Beach Farmers Market
Llanelli Beach Farmers Market

The Discovery Centre, North Dock, Llanelli SA15 2LF.
Head for Llanelli beach and you’re bound to bump into a friendly market trader on the first Sunday of every month. If you are looking for some fresh produce and a way to support local people, look no further, you've come to the right place! Llanelli Beach Market has something for everyone, This event boasts a free-spirited family vibe that can be felt throughout this beach side community. Here you will find countless vendors of fresh produce, tasty ready to eat meals, unique homemade arts and crafts, face-painting, bouncy castle and live music to help set the tone for a fun and exciting family day out, with a few surprises. Organised by Vintage Falls Pop Up Events.

  • October 4th.
  • November 1st.
  • December 6th.

facebook.com    07807 997728    

6 & 20 September

Sunday Lunch

Sunday Lunch

Gwili Steam Railway, Bronwydd Arms Station, Carmarthen SA33 6HT.
Dine in style with a three course Sunday lunch aboard a 1950’s steam hauled dining train. Table service and on board bar. 12:00 for 12:30 departure for a leisurely trip alongside the picturesque Gwili River. Pre-Booking for this event is essential. Online booking now available. Click the Dining tab.
gwili-railway.co.uk  01267 238213

13 September

Spa Day at Llety Cynin

Spa Day at Llety Cynin

Llety Cynin, Llangynin Road, St Clears, Carmarthenshire SA33 4JR .
Mini treatments are available from £7 each. Full treatments from £28. To include Back, Neck & Shoulder massage, Facial & Full Body Massage. Make a day of it! Use the Leisure Club for £5.50 & book Afternoon Tea for £6.50!
lletycynin.co.uk  01994 231516

10 & 24 September

Ranger Walk

Dinefwr Park and Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6RT.
10th Sept, 12pm - Signs of Autumn.
24th Sept, 12pm - Berries and Fruits.
nationaltrust.org.uk  01558 824512

13 September

Felting workshops

Felting workshops at the National Botanic Garden of Wales with Calonwlân Felt

Aqualab, National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne nr Carmarthen SA32 8HN.
10.30am - 4.30pm. Felting with fabric & wool: Nuno felting. Learn this magical technique of fusing wool & fabric together to make a lightweight felt that can be worn. £30, members & concessions £27. To book phone 01558 667150 or email .
calonwlanfelt.co.uk   01558 824165

13 September

Burns Dog Day Out

Burns Dog Day Out

Pembrey Country Park, Pembrey, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA16 0EJ.
Burns' own annual event, with displays, demonstrations, competitions and lots of fun for everyone!
facebook.com  01554 742424
burnspet.co.uk

26 & 27 September

10th Anniversary Miniature Rail and Road rally

10th Anniversary Miniature Rail and Road rally

Pembrey Country Park, Pembrey, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA16 0EJ.
Organised by Llanelli and District Model Engineers. The event which has grown significantly over recent years, will now include Miniature steam traction engines and lorries, steam and diesel railway locos in 5 and 7.25 inch guage running on our 2 railway tracks, motorcycles, cars, commercial vehicles, tractors, stationary engines, childrens amusements, trade stands, craft stalls and demonstrations. Full catering facilities available throughout the weekend. Set inside the beautiful country park, with its other attractions make it a wonderful and interesting day out for all the family. Normal park admission charges apply, there are no additional charges for the rally.
ldme.co.uk  07970 597412

26 & 27 September

Llandovery Sheep Festival

Llandovery Sheep Festival

Llandovery.
Celebrate the Year of the Sheep over a wool-tastic weekend of fun. Spinning, knitting, shearing and racing will all return this year.
lovellandovery.co.uk

27 September

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