Our Venues

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Crickhowell Literary Festival is hosted by 12 venues, all within walking distance of the town centre.  Our aim is to provide quality events in small venues which will lend intimacy and encourage audience participation.

VENUE 1: BOOK-ISH

23, High Street, Crickhowell

Crickhowells independent bookshop and sponsor of Crickhowell Literary Festival. Book-ish is the official bookseller of the Crickhowell Literary Festival and will be attending all events throughout.

For further information visit: www.book-ish.co.uk

VENUE 2: THE DRAGON INN

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47, High Street, Crickhowell

The historic, family owned Dragon Inn is also a sponsor of Crickhowell Literary Festival. Events will be hosted in the function room and in a specially erected marquee in the rear garden overlooking Crickhowell Castle.

For more information on food, accommodation and access visit: www.dragoninncrickhowell.com

VENUE 3: THE BEAR

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High Street, Crickhowell

A hotel famous far and wide for its welcoming atmosphere, historic character, convivial surroundings and good food.

For further information visit: www.bearhotel.co.uk

VENUE 5: CRICKHOWELL LIBRARY

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Silver Street, Crickhowell

Crickhowell’s library is fully supportive of the Literary Festival and will be hosting several events over the week. We urge all local residents to become a member and help keep our library open.

Fully accessible.

VENUE 7: CRICKHOWELL EVANGELICAL CHURCH

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Silver Street, Crickhowell

A little hidden away on Silver Street, through the gates directly behind number 18. Fully accessible

For more information visit: www.crickhowellchurch.com

VENUE 9: THE BRITANNIA INN

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20, High Street, Crickhowell

Right at the heart of the High Street, The family run Britannia Inn offers something for everyone. Family friendly and fully accessible.

For more information visit: www.britanniainncrickhowell.co.uk/

VENUE 11: UPPER HOUSE ANNEXE

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The Courtyard, Standard Street

Upper House Annexe is situated next to the newly restored Upper House in The Courtyard.

VENUE 4: CLARENCE HALL

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Beaufort Street, Crickhowell

A traditional auditorium with striking Victorian wood panelled ceiling and balcony. Fully accessable. Bar available.

VENUE 6: CRICKHOWELL PARISH HALL

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Church Lane, Crickhowell

Crickhowell Parish Hall is a community building located in Church Lane adjacent to St Edmund’s Church. Fully accessible.

VENUE 8: DEBS KITCHEN, THE COURTYARD

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The Courtyard, Standard Street, Crickhowell

Tucked away in this historic courtyard is Debs kitchen, an event venue and a place to relax over delicious home-made fayre throughout the festival week. Fully Accessable (uneven cobbled courtyard to entrance)

VENUE 10: CRiC

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The Crickhowell Resource & Information Centre

2, Beaufort Street, Crickhowell

Crickhowell Resource and Information Centre – CRiC – open 7 days per week providing information for visitors and residents. Fully accessible.

For further information visit www.visitcrickhowell.co.uk/contact-cric/

VENUE 12: ARTS ALIVE WALES

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The Old School, Brecon Road

Arts Alive Wales is an educational arts charity based in Crickhowell. Fully Acessible.

For more information visit: www.artsalivewales.org.uk