Events in Ceredigion July – September 2022

I have trawled through the various local websites, and here are some of the events on this summer.

EVENT

DATE INFORMATION
Welsh Laser Grand Prix, New Quay July 9th – 10th The yacht race is being hosted by the New Quay Yacht Club
Lost in Music, Cardigan Castle July 15th 2022 Relive songs from Artists such as Donna Summer, Gloria Gaynor, Earth, Wind & Fire, Sister Sledge and Chic.  More information and tickets from: mwldan.co.uk/whatson/live-tm-tm-byw/lost-music-one-night-disco-2022
Aberaeron Regatta July 15th – 17th Event organised by Aberaeron Yacht Club
Aberystwyth Street Food Festival in the Marina July 22nd – 24th Lots of stalls selling hot food.  I went in 2019 and the problem was choosing which stall to buy lunch from!  There will also be craft beers and cocktails.  Their page also mentions live music.

More information can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/AberystwythStreetFoodFestival/

Lampeter Food Festival July 23rd Programme of cookery demonstrations from local chefs and music and storytelling.  https://www.facebook.com/Lampeterfoodfestival/
Fishguard Soapbox Dery July 23rd The event starts at mid day.  More information can be found on their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/FishguardSoapboxDerby

Aberystwyth MusicFest July 23rd – 24th The Festival returns in 2022.  More information can be found here: https://musicfestaberystwyth.org/
Shire Horse Festival, Aberaeron July 24th From 11am As well as the Shire horses there will be a vintage vehicle display, face painting and a sweet treat van.  More details will follow.
Radio Ga Ga: Celebrating Champions of Rock, Cardigan Castle July 29th Queen Tribute night.  More details can be found on the Mwldan site: https://mwldan.co.uk/whatson/live-tm-tm-byw/radio-ga-ga-celebrating-champions-rock-2022#.Yrhqd3bMJPY
Eisteddfod July 30th – August 6th The National Eisteddfod is a celebration of the culture and language of Wales.  The Eisteddfod will be held in Tregaron in 2022.  https://eisteddfod.wales/eisteddfod-2022

 

Cardigan County Show July 30th Details to follow https://www.facebook.com/CardiganAgriShow/
Edge of the World Party, Mwnt July 30th  Lo-fi, indie pop, folk and blues music party held at the Shed in Mwnt.  More information: theshedatmwnt.co.uk/
Grease – Sunset Cinema, Cardigan Castle August 5th Open Air Cinema at the Castle..  More information from Mwldan: https://mwldan.ticketsolve.com/shows/873635333/events/129430418
Tug of War Aberaeron August 12th This evening event involves a tug of war across the harbour
Rocketman – Sunset Cinema, Cardigan Castle August 13th Open Air Cinema at the Castle.  More information from Mwldan: https://mwldan.co.uk/whatson/cinema-2d-sinema-2d/rocketman-15-castell-aberteifi-cardigan-castle#.YrhrmXbMJPa
Cardigan Bay Regatta, New Quay August 18th – 20th Details of this year’s event can be found on their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/cardiganbayregatta.newquay

Cardigan River and Food Festival, Cardigan August 20th The Festival starts at 10am and will be held in Quay Street Car Park.  There will be a range of Welsh food and drink businesses together with entertainment
Cenarth Falls River Festival No information as yet Details to follow
New Quay Music Festival August 5th – 7th 2022 Annual Music Festival.  Details of Acts announced later in the year.
Aberaeron Beer and Cider Festival This event will not take place this year. This event is held at Aberaeron Yacht Club, but will not take place in 2022.

However, there will be an Oktoberfest later in the year.  Details to follow on their Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/aberaeronbeerandciderfestival/

Cardigan Carnival There is no information for this event as yet. The event normally is a fun packed programme of events culminating in a carnival parade through Cardigan town
Aberystwyth Sea 2 Shore Food Festival, Aberystwyth Promanade

 

Normally held in August, there is no information on this event as yet. Food Festival with surf lifesaving; fly-tying and casting demos; farmers market; art and craft stalls; World Crabbing Championship and children’s activities.
Cardigan River and Food Festival, Cardigan August 20th This annual event normally has cooking demos; river events; entertainment and activities for the children.  However, a decision has not been made about it as yet.  Up to date information can be found on their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/CardiganFoodFestival/

Cilgerran Festival Week August 15th – 21st A week of family entertainment.  More information can be found on their site: www.cilgerranfestiveweek.org.uk/
Cardigan Bay Regatta New Quay August 18th – 22nd 2022 The Cardigan Bay Regatta includes sailing races for all ages and shore based fun events for children. There are sandcastle building competitions on the first day. http://www.cardiganbayregatta.co.uk/
Tresaith Regatta August 19th – 21st Tresaith Mariners Sailing Club regatta with a beach party.  There will be a marquee with a bar open all day and live music in the evening. There are also sandcastle competitions for the kids, and sailing races.  More information can be found on their site: www. tresaithmariners.co.uk
Cardigan River and Food Festival, Cardigan August 20th This annual event normally has cooking demos; river events; entertainment and activities for the children.  However, a decision has not been made about it as yet.  Up to date information can be found on their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/CardiganFoodFestival/

Gorsgoch Soap Box Race August 21st Held at Gorsgoch Show Field.  Details to follow
Open Air Cinema, Aberystwyth Arts Centre August 23rd – 25th 23rd – Ecanto

24th Rocky Horror Picture Show

25th Mamma Mia

More information:

https://www.adventurecinema.co.uk/venues/aberystwyth-arts-centre

Aberjazz, Fishguard August 25th – 29th The festival brings live music, performed by top national and international artistes, in the pubs and clubs of Fishguard and surrounding area.  The festival is a mix of Jazz and Blues with the top artists leading workshops for any budding musicians to polish their skills, plus dance workshops to add to the fun!

https://www.aberjazz.com/

Aberystwyth Big Tribute Festival August 26th – 28th No details published yet.  Their website is: http://thebigtribute.co.uk/
Aberaeron Mackerel Festival August 27th Live music, BBQ, and a real ale and cider bar in the marquee in the Yacht Club following a lighthearted funeral dedicated to the humble Mackerel at the end of the fishing season.
The parade starts outside The Habourmaster 3.30pm, and finishes at Aberaeron Yacht Club.  Free entry
Aberaeron Rugby 7s August 26th – 28th The rugby event is held at Aberaeron Rugby Club on the outskirts of the town.
Westside Story – Sunset Cinema Cardigan Castle August 28th Open air cinema at the Castle.  More information from Mwldan: https://mwldan.co.uk/whatson/cinema-2d-sinema-2d/west-side-story-12a-castell-aberteifi-cardigan-castle#.YrhsInbMJPa
Aberaeron Carnival

 

August 29th 2022 Parade starts at the Harbour with a Jazz Band leading.  https://www.aberaeron.info/en/events/carnival
Llandysul Walking Festival September Date TBC Details to follow
Aberystwyth Comedy Festival September 30th – October 2nd The Festival showcases the pick of completed shows, and ready to go out on tour, in established performance spaces in Aberystwyth.

https://abercomedyfest.co.uk/