St Davids Day Celebrations

As has now become customary, St Davids celebrates St Davids Day with a host of events during the days leading up to the big day of 1st March.

Tuesday 18th February 2020
11.00am – 3.00pm
Family Activities Days ‘Do the Little Things’ at St Davids Cathedral
Thursday 20th February
11.00am – 3.00pm
Family Activities Days ‘Do the Little Things’ at St Davids Cathedral
Friday 21st February
All Day
Launch Window Decoration competition at Home & Businesses along the streets of St Davids
10.30am – 12 noonFriday Pilgrimage  at St Davids Cathedral
Saturday 22nd February
12:30pm
Cawl* Competition – donation in aid of
(St Davids Day Centre Social Club – 2019) in the City Hall. *a welsh soup
Thursday 27th February
8.10am
Events planned – to be announced
Friday 28th February
9.30am
Eisteddfod – Theme – Weather/Tywydd in the City hall
9.00pm – 9.00amOvernight vigil for St Non (overnight in Tower) at Oriel y Parc.
Saturday 29th February
8.30am
Ras Dewi Sant – Coastal Path Marathon,
Half Marathon and 10k.
Cross Square – registration 7am Race start time 9am.
9.00am – 4.00pmMarket on the Cross Square, St Davids
10.00am – 4.00pmCroeso Cymreig a Lluniaeth Ysgafn (light refreshments) in City Hall. Hosted by Siop y Bobl ladies
10.00am – 4.00pm St Davids & Dewisland Historical Society exhibition in the Memorial Hall
11.00amDragon Parade start at Oriel y Parc Visitor Centre in St Davids.
2.00pmPerformance walk to St Non’s Chapel with performance artist Tracy Breathnach – start at Oriel y Parc
7.30pmLife of St Non (Stories, poetry and conversation about St Non) at Oriel y Parc Visitor Centre, St Davids..
All day‘Find the Little Things’ – Treasure Hunt along the businesses in High Street to the Cathedral.
Sunday 1st March ST DAVIDS DAY 2020
All day ‘Find the Little Things’ – Treasure Hunt along the businesses in High Street to the Cathedral.
9.00amSt Davids message to Bishop’s Office from the Cross Square.
10.00am – 11.30amA song for Non (workshop to write a song for St Non) at Oriel y Parc
10.00am – 4.00pm St Davids & Dewisland Historical Society exhibition in the Memorial Hall.
2.00pmAnnouncement of window competition winners at the City Hall.
2.30pmCymanfa Ganu in Capel Seion followed by
tea in the City Hall provided by the City Council.
Monday 2nd March
9.30am
Ysgol Penrhyn Dewi service at the St Davids Cathedral.
10.00am – 4.00pm St Davids & Dewisland Historical Society exhibition in the Memorial Hall.
10.00am – 4.00pmSchools Pilgrimage Day ‘Be joyful, Keep the Faith & Do the Little Things’ at the St Davids Cathedral.



£200 Winning Photograph
by Mohamed from Neyland.