Literature in Laugharne (Talacharn)

Laugharne Weekend

This vibrant small-scale festival held over the first weekend in April concentrates on music and writing by artists with a Welsh connection.
Music in Swansea (Abertawe)

Swansea International Festival

Two weeks of mainly classical-music performances and lectures, held in early October. The Welsh National Opera and the BBC National Orchestra of Wales may feature, as well as international companies.
Literature in Swansea (Abertawe)

Dylan Thomas Festival

This festival celebrates Swansea's most famous son with poetry readings, talks, films and performances from 27 October (his birthday) to 9 November (the date he died).
Music in Swansea (Abertawe)

Swansea International Jazz Festival

A weekend of jazz gigs held mainly around the Maritime Quarter in mid June.