Featured events in May

Other events and things to do in May

International Dylan Thomas Day

14 May. International Dylan Thomas Day is celebrated every year on this day, building upon the legacy of the Dylan Thomas 100 Festival. It marks the date Under Milk Wood was first read on stage at The Poetry Centre in New York in 1953. Each year there are performances, online happenings, walking tours and much, much more happening around Wales.

Castell adfeiliedig wrth yr arfordir.
Views off Dylan Thomas boathouse and the estuary beyond.

Laugharne, West Wales associated with Dylan Thomas 

03 - 12 May 2024.The Wye Valley River Festival brings local people, artists and environmentalists together in this area of outstanding natural beauty. There's a packed programme of events, including creative performances, theatre, cinema and workshops, picnics and river walks.

There's loads to see at our seven National Museums, with a variety of permanent displays. Entry to the museums is free. There are charges for some exhibitions. For a full list of events check the What's On page on the National Museum Wales website.

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