Hay Festival, Hay on Wye.
The international literary festival. 22 May – 1 June
Royal Welsh Showground
including the Smallholder and Garden Festival 17 & 18 May, The Royal Welsh Agricultural Show 21 – 24 July, Winter Fair TBC
Victorian Festival, Llandrindod Wells.
Set against the back drop of the spa town’s Victorian architecture this unique Festival transforms the town back to the Victorian Era. It finishes with a wonderful firework display on the lake.
Man V Horse Marathon, Llanwrtyd Wells.
The race starts in the town square and is run over a 22 mile course through some of the finest scenery in Mid Wales.
A man beat a horse for the first time in 2007.
Home of Bog Snorkeling too.