The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society has played a leading role in the development of agriculture and the rural economy in Wales for over a century, since its formation in 1904.

Today our work includes providing support for business, social welfare and education in rural communities, and the organisation and staging of our ever-popular society events; the Smallholding and Countryside Festival, the Royal Welsh Show  and the Winter Fair.

SMALLHOLDING AND COUNTRYSIDE FESTIVAL

Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys. LD2 3SY

We look forward to seeing you at this year’s Smallholding & Countryside Festival on the 21st & 22nd May 2022.

SHOWGROUND

The 150 acre Royal Welsh Showground is open all year round. We host an array of exciting events set against the spectacular views of the Welsh countryside.

The Showground boasts many different venues catering for a variety of occasions such as weddings, business meetings, conferences, concerts, exhibitions and much more.

The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society has played a leading role in the development of agriculture and the rural economy in Wales for over a century, since its formation in 1904.

Today our work includes providing support for business, social welfare and education in rural communities, and the organisation and staging of our ever-popular society events; the Smallholding and Countryside Festival, the Royal Welsh Show  and the Winter Fair.

ROYAL WELSH AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY

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The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society

Playing a leading role in the development of agriculture and the rural economy in Wales for over a century.

 

Join us for our three main events at The Royal Welsh Showground, Mid Wales.

 

Royal Welsh Show: 18-21 July ’22

Royal Welsh Winter Fair: 28-29 November ’22

Smallholding & Countryside Fest: 20-21 May ’23

Royal Welsh Show

The Royal Welsh Show is the pinnacle event in the British agricultural calendar with four-days of competitions, entertainment and attractions.

18th & 21st July 2022

Winter Fair

Come and celebrate the start to Christmas and witness the finest prime stock show in Europe at this year’s Royal Welsh Winter Fair.

28th & 29th November 2022

Smallholding & Countryside Festival

Our spring-time event is a celebration of the countryside and rural life, with smallholding pursuits at it’s heart.

20 – 21 May 2023

Weddings

Weddings – Ceremonies – Receptions – Evening Celebrations

The showground is the ideal place to hold your special day – no matter what type of wedding you’re planning, there is something here for everyone.

Visitors

There’s so much for visitors to see and do. Find out all you need to know here...

Tradestands

Whether you want to bring a stand or do some shopping, the showground is the place to be.

Competitors

We have thousands of different competitions held across all three of our events.

Sponsors

Be part of the Royal Welsh Team and become one of our fantastic sponsors.

RWAS Annual General Meeting of Members

The RWAS AGM will be held on Thursday 16th June 2022 at 2pm at our President Harry Fetherstonhaugh's home at the Coed Coch Estate in Conwy. To register your attendance and to view meeting papers, please go to the Membership Community Platform. Registrations close at 5pm on Monday 13 June 2022.

Da Byw - The Sustainable Livestock Farming Conference

The purpose of Da Byw '22 is to demonstrate how changes to current farming practices can significantly improve the environmental and economic sustainability of farming businesses. Da Byw is to be held on Friday 17th June in conjunction with the RWAS at Coed Coch, home to the Fetherstonhaugh family.

Royal Welsh App

Download our free app and get busy creating your own timetable for our upcoming events to make sure you don't miss a thing when you get here.

Become a member today

Become a member of one of the largest agricultural societies in the UK and take full advantage of all the benefits available.

Each year we have a different feature county.

This years Feature County is Clwyd! Find out all about them and what they're up to here.

What's going on at the showground

As one of the best connected rural event sites in Wales, the showground hosts over 400 events each year, ranging from conferences, dog shows, sporting events, rallies and sales.