Whilst small in size, Wales is packed with infinite talent, unique traditions and a wealth of scenic locations making it perfect for hosting all sorts of festivals. From culture, sports to literature, there is something available for everyone. Here are few of the best festivals in the beautiful country of Wales, enjoy the list!
Ever thought there could be an entire festival about Wool? Well, yes people of Wales are quite passionate about their local product and have dedicated this love to an entire festival. WonderWools is about celebrating every wonderful product made from wool. Whether it is knitting materials, clothes or home furnishings, you’ll get to see a range of different items and be amazed by the intricacy. This festival is a must visit for those interested in crafts and creativity.
WonderWools is about celebrating every wonderful product made from wool.
2. Nitro World Games
For those into something a bit more hardcore than knitting, Wales has the perfect option for you. Nitro World Games pushes the limits of action sports competition featuring BMX, scooter and skate events. Don’t be scared when you see a sky high back flip or a high speed bike crossing the finishing line. The event gives you an instant adrenaline rush and is not for the faint hearted.
3. Green Gathering Event
One of the standout festivals in Wales each year is Green Gathering Event. This festival has an environmental and social justice focus, including workshops and talks on permaculture, politics, ecology and crafts, as well as art, live music and spoken word performances. Green Gathering Fest is built on the principle of sustainable initiatives and designed for those who care for the environment and want to do something about it. The Green Gathering combines the passions of everyone involved to create a weekend where attendees “can party your heart out, then wake up and out their brains together to carve something positive for Mother Nature. The festival is a perfect example of mindful entertainment.
Green Gathering Fest is built on the principle of sustainable initiatives and designed for those who care for the environment.
4. Brecon Jazz Festival
The Brecon Jazz Festival hosts jazz musicians from all across the world and completely transforms the town and instills a sense of profound energy amongst all the citizens. The cafes, streets and restaurants all radiate happiness for the full duration of the festival. Forget about all the worries and immerse in pure love with great music and even better musicians. The tunes are refreshing and the entire vibe of the town changes as soon as the festival begins.
With all these interesting and unique events, we’re pretty sure you won’t get bored this summer in Wales. The country has amazing options for everyone, awesome local food, warm-hearted people, great music, and Welsh culture. All you have to do is just book your tickets and get ready to live some unforgettable moments!