Victorian Festival 
21st to 27th August 2017

Llandrindod Wells

Daytime Events in the Gardens and Elsewhere


Sumptuous chocolate and orange, twin pole tent built in canvas and with a Berber feel, it has versatility of daylight/nighttime use.

Flooring - Half of the tent has coconut fibre matting with 100 folding chairs; the other half has interlocking, raised wooden flooring.

The Twin Top tent has a fully professional sound system plus Festoon and Disco lighting.

this tent is fully fire and waterproofed.

Partially funded by the Llandrindod Wells Town Council.

Historic Cycle Cavalcade

With appreciation to the National Cycle Museum, Llandrindod Wells,

Around Temple Gardens - Tuesday at 11.00am

An opportunity to see and find out more about the wonderful old bicycles from the National Cycle Museum. Escorted by the 'Young Town Criers'

Welcome to La Modiste Mercantile!

Here you will find a wide selection of historical attire; from costumes and millinery to accessories and undergarments as well as on on-site alterations service during the festival. Ladies are invited to browse in comfort, enjoy a complimentary beverage and feel free to ask for any costume advice and guidance.

Our in-house dressmaker will be happy to discuss bespoke commissions for both costumes and undergarments.

We are also happy to sell your unwanted period attire and accessories on you behalf, 30% commissions to the festival; and donation of such items is especially welcome.

For queries and further information please contact Marina at:

[email protected]

Photographic Competition

1st Prize - £70, 2nd Prize - £50, 3rd Prize - £30

Best photographs of Llandrindod Wells during Victorian Festival Week.

Entrance Fee £5 for up to 3 photos

For more information and to register:

[email protected]

Butterfill’s have graciously allowed us to use the left hand side of their shop in which to have a ‘Victorian Parlour.’ Pop in during the day and see some of the ‘Festival Friends’ at ease in the parlour, also view the special furnishing sales by Butterfill’s during the Victorian Week


Monday @ 1.45pm

Scottish, Highland, Jacobean theme

Wednesday @ 3.00pm

Characters from Victorian Novels

Thursday @ 12 (noon)

Welsh fancy dress during the Welsh Picnic Lunch

Friday @12.30pm

Circus performers


Monday at  @ 2.15pm

Mr & Mrs Llandrindod Wells, sponsored by the Friends & Strollers

Wednesday @ 2.00pm

Victorian Era - Costumes original or copied from 1840 to 1901

Thursday @ 12.30pm

Costumes from the Victorian Empire

Jenny-Any-Dots who was extremely popular with the children in 2016 will be back in 2017. On Monday between 12 (noon) and 2.00pm at the children's "Fun Time" and at the same time on Thursday at the Welsh Picnic Lunch