Upcoming events in Tenby

All year round, there are special events and experiences to be enjoyed in Tenby. Whether it’s live music, festivals, or sporting competitions, there is always something happening in Tenby. Here is a guide to some of the biggest events coming up over the rest of the year, so you know when to book your stay at the Clarence House Hotel.

Pembrokeshire Street Food Festival

Date: Friday the 7th - Sunday the 9th of June 2024

The first event on the list is the Pembrokeshire Street Food Festival, which is taking place very soon. This is a three-day event which will be taking place at the  Salterns Car Park in Tenby from Friday, June 7th to Sunday, June 9th. This weekend promises an unforgettable experience good food and entertainment. The festival will feature over 25 of the best street food traders, serving food from around the world. Additionally, there will be refreshing drinks, craft beer, and fresh cocktails to complement the delicious street food.

But that’s not all! There will be live music and entertainment throughout the three days, and the best part is that tickets are free!

Don’t miss out! Visit their website to get your free tickets and enjoy a weekend of good food, drinks, stalls, and entertainment.

Their site: https://streetfoodwarehouse.co.uk/pembrokeshire/

Fireman's Carnival

Date: Wednesday the 7th of August 2024

This is the perfect family day out, featuring a parade around the high street in Tenby by the local Fire Brigade. The day starts with an open house at the Fire Station on the South Parade at 10 am, where fire safety demonstrations, stalls, refreshments, and activities are held. The highlight of the day is the Carnival Parade, which starts at 5:15 pm from Tenby Train Station. The parade winds through the streets of Tenby, where onlookers can enjoy colorful floats, fancy dress costumes, and fantastic vehicles. Be prepared to get wet, as participants in the parade often use water pistols for extra fun. This is a family day out that your children will love, and it is all to raise money for the Fire Brigade.

Summer Spectacular

Date: Sunday, August 11 and on the Bank Holiday weekend of Sunday, August 25 2024

The summer spec is a staple of summer in Tenby, as it features live entertainment, food and drink. The event tends to start at 3 pm and finishes around 10 pm, ending the night with an amazing fireworks display. This event sees thousands of people attending to enjoy the live bands and the truly spectacular fireworks displays to round off the night. The stunning backdrop of Tenby’s sandy beaches and historic architecture adds to the festive atmosphere, drawing both locals and tourists to partake in the celebrations. Attending this event also helps raise money with charity as proceeds are donated to worthy causes. 

Ironman Wales

Date: Sunday, 22 September 2024

Ironman Tenby 2024 promises to be an exhilarating event, drawing elite athletes and enthusiastic spectators to the stunning Welsh coastal town. Scheduled for September, this challenging triathlon will see participants swimming in the pristine waters of Carmarthen Bay, cycling through the scenic but demanding hills of Pembrokeshire, and running along Tenby’s picturesque beachfront and historic streets. Known for its supportive and vibrant atmosphere, Ironman Tenby offers not just a test of endurance and skill but also a community celebration, with locals and visitors alike cheering on the competitors. This event not only highlights the athletes’ incredible perseverance but also showcases Tenby’s natural beauty and welcoming spirit.

Tenby Blues Festival

Date: 8th - 10th November 2024

The Tenby Blues Festival is a renowned annual event that brings a soulful and electrifying atmosphere to the charming coastal town of Tenby. Each November, this three-day festival attracts blues enthusiasts from far and wide, offering a rich lineup of performances by acclaimed international and local blues artists. The festival takes place across various intimate venues throughout the town, from cozy pubs to larger halls, creating an immersive and authentic blues experience. Beyond the music, the festival fosters a sense of community with workshops, jam sessions, and opportunities for fans to meet the artists. The Tenby Blues Festival not only celebrates the genre’s deep-rooted heritage but also invigorates the town with its vibrant and heartfelt energy.

Conclusion

There are many more events going on weekly in Tenby, and this article would be really long if we listed them all. So please keep your eyes peeled on social media and Google for any upcoming events so you can book your room in advance. Dates that coincide with these events get booked up very quickly.

Are you visiting Tenby in Wales. Need accommodation? 

Please feel free to contact us with any queries you may have.

The Clarence House Hotel
The Esplanade
Tenby
Pembrokeshire
Wales
SA70 7DU 

Are you visiting Tenby in Wales. Need accommodation? 

Please feel free to contact us with any queries you may have.

The Clarence House Hotel
The Esplanade
Tenby
Pembrokeshire
Wales
SA70 7DU