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

We look forward to seeing you at next years Smallholding & Countryside Festival 2022


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

We look forward to seeing you at this years Winter Fair being held on 29 – 30 November 2021!

All tickets must be purchased online before the event.

Getting to the Royal Welsh Show

Royal Welsh Showground
Builth Wells

Travelling by car

The showground is located where the A470 and A483 cross at Llanelwedd, Builth Wells.

Our FREE park & ride carparks are located on all main routes to the showground and are well signposted from all directions.

Please follow the direction of the traffic and parking marshals to ensure you park quickly and safely and remember to take a note of which carpark you have parked in.

Regular FREE park & ride buses will be running to and from the showground from 7.30am until 9.30pm.

Travelling by train

Our nearest train station is Builth Road. A FREE shuttle bus will bring you the short distance to the showground.
The shuttle buses will return to the train station, leaving the Machinery entrance of the showground, 30 minutes before each train’s departure.

For more information and an up-to-date timetable:

Travelling by bus

The regular T4 bus route between Newtown and Cardiff stops in both Builth Wells and Llanelwedd, only a short walk to the showground.

For more information and an up-to-date timetable:

Disabled parking

A forward parking area is available in all our park & ride carparks for visitors displaying a Blue Badge. FREE low access park & ride shuttle buses will take visitors to and from the showground between 7.30am and 9.30pm.

We also have a limited number of ‘paid for’ (£5/day) spaces for disabled visitors in a carpark adjacent to the showground. Access to this carpark will only be possible by displaying the correct parking passes, which must be purchased in advance by calling 01982 553683.