Annual Events

Date Event Brief Description or Location
1st New Year’s Day Charity Swim Whitesands Beach
22nd February Cawl Competition  St Davids City Hall
 29th February Dragon Parade from Oriel y Parc Starting at 11:00 29 February and finishing at 11:30 29 February
1st (and week surrounding) St Davids Day Celebrations
Welsh National Saint’s Day Celebrations in and around St Davids
Easter Monday  Solva Duck Race  Along the river from Middle Mill to Solva – Easter Monday
 TBD Annual Charity Tractor Run  
22 May – 31 May 2020 St Davids Cathedral Festival Music, Songs and Concerts in and around the Cathedral
Coffee morning and stalls in aid of Farms for City Children St Davids City Hall
Music, Songs and Concerts in and around the Cathedral
 30th    St Davids Open Gardens Charity Fundraiser


St Davids Open Gardens Charity Fundraiser
13th July 2019 Côr Dyfed Choir Summer concert in the Cathedral – Music for a summer evening.
Last week of July Fishguard International Music Festival Wide variety of music in various local venues
St Davids  Cathedral Organ Recitals
Saturday 21st
Treginnis – Farms for City Children Summer fete
From Thurs 31st
 Drama Festival  Shakespeare in the Bishops’ Palace and Mathry Village Hall
Friday 2nd 2019 Fishguard Agricultural Show Country show, something for everyone
2nd week Solva Scarecrow trail Make or follow scarecrows in Solva
Thurs 1st  2019
Sand Church Competition  Whitesands Beach, St Davids – 11.30am – 3.30pm

to 16th August

Drama Festival Indoors in Mathry Community hall, and outdoors in the Bishops’  Palace
Saturday 12th 2017 Cor Meibion de Cymru Summer concert in the Cathedral
Wednesdays St Davids  Cathedral Organ Recitals


The County Show Haverfordwest Showground – Withybush Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society annual show

ca. last two weeks

St Davids City Hall Pembrokeshire Arts Associates exhibition
TBD Fishguard Jazz ‘n Blues Festival  
Mon. 26th 2019
St Davids Cathedral open Day Cathedral Close
Wednesdays St Davids  Cathedral Recitals
21st to 28th Sept 2019 Tenby Arts Festival  
Sunday 11th Remembrance Day Service on the Cross Square and in the Cathedral
TBD Bonfire Night and Fireworks Spectacular  Solva Harbour
1st Saturday Lighting the Christmas tree and City lights on the Cross Square
TBD Torch-lit Carol Service in aid of Cystic Fibrosis Trust
Merrivale car park to the Bishop’s Palace
TBD Festival of Christmas Trees City Hall & Cross Square
Saturday 16th 2016
Côr Dyfed Choir Christmas concert in the Cathedral – Carols and Readings
TBD St Davids Cathedral Ceremony of Carols
Friday 22nd 2017
St Davids Cathedral Candlelit Nine Lessons and Carols, 7pm
 24th-28th  St Davids Cathedral
Christmas Services
 24 Dec 11.30p.m. First Eucharist of Christmas                                               25 Dec 9.30a.m. Family Eucharist            25 Dec 11.15a.m. Choral Mattins           } all TBC

28 Dec 10.30a.m. Eucharist with Carols 28 Dec 6.00p.m.


£200 Winning Photograph
by Mohamed from Neyland.