Summer Fayre at St Donat’s Castle

A great day out for the whole family, you can browse a wonderful collection of food, drink and craft stalls, enjoy live music entertainment or book onto activities available throughout the day.

The fayre is set across the charming rooms of St Donat’s Castle and Arts Centre as well as the striking outdoor gardens and seafront area.
This fayre offers a mix of traders from family-friendly and charity stalls to luxury handmade crafts and gifts. Stalls include a variety of jewellery, wood, glass, ceramic and textiles. You will also find a diverse range of food stalls from sauces, to brownies to preserves and more.

Indulge yourself in food freshly prepared by our outdoor street food traders who offer a diverse mix of international foods from around the world.
St Donat’s Castle is in Llantwit Major, Vale of Glamorgan and is just 40minutes from central Cardiff or 20 minutes from Bridgend.

Entry includes:
Outdoor food traders serving international cuisine
Over 60 indoor food, drink and craft traders
Live music by Finding Fiona at 12.30pm and 3.30pm on the Top Lawn overlooking the sea (or Tythe Barn of St Donat’s Arts Centre if wet weather)
Family magician ‘Simon Sparkles’ show at 11am and 2pm on Top Lawn (or Tythe Barn of St Donat’s Arts Centre if wet weather)
Access to the 122-acre campus with original Tudor gardens and woodland

You can also book the following additional activities:
Bouncy castle (payable at location)
60-minute indoor and outdoor lido pool session (£5pp) – please note the indoor pool is heated but the outdoor pool is not
Archery taster experience – 3 arrows plus practice shot (£5pp, ages 6+)
Climbing taster experience – 2 climbs plus leap of faith (£5pp, ages 6+)


Book before 31st March, 2024 to receive discount on entry tickets

Early booking car parking ticket: £10 per car + Eventbrite fees

Early booking on foot ticket: £2pp + Eventbrite fees


Jun 08 2024


10:00 am - 5:00 pm




St Donat's Castle


St Donat's Castle