Anglesey Performing Arts Weeks 2017

The Anglesey Performing Arts Weeks (APAW) are running from Saturday 21 October – Sunday 5 November 2017. This year the APAW feature a wide selection of music for all tastes both for adult and family audiences alike. Information about activities during the weeks is available on this website and at


SeaThought is an Anglesey Arts Forum Exhibition running alongside the Anglesey Performing Arts Weeks. The Exhibition is housed at Canolfan Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead. Running from Saturday 21 October to Sunday 12 of November 2017. Admission is Free.

Anglesey Open Studios 4 November 2017

Alongside the Anglesey Performing Arts Weeks 2017 Saturday 21 October – Sunday 5 November some Artist Members of the Anglesey Arts Forum will be opening their studios. Studios will be open to visitors on Saturday 4 November from 11am to 5pm. Information about which studios are open and their location is listed on the APAW 2017 brochure.


Take the rare opportunity to see a large collection of current local artists work together within two exhibitions across the Island.

All artists who have opened their doors to the public this year are exhibiting a piece of their work at two locations across the Island – Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead and the David Hughes Centre in Beaumaris from Saturday 8 April.

Other galleries taking part with Anglesey Open Studios this year include Oriel Ynys Môn, Oriel Tegfryn Gallery, Oriel Glyn Davies, Janet Bell Gallery, Beaumaris Jewellery Studio, H’artworks Gallery, Canolfan Beaumaris, Eden Emporium, The Old School Gallery and Caffi Siop Mechell.

For more information about these exhibitions and galleries or to find them please explore our website, have a look at the guide or phone Ucheldre Centre 01407 763361



We continue with previous year’s free walking tours. These have proved very popular by combining visits to artists’ studios with enroute insights into the landscape and history, which inspire many of our artists.

Further details under the Events Tab.

TOUR 1 – SUNDAY, 9 APRIL 2017: A sketching, and local interest walk with artist Christine Garwood and Guide Caroline Bateson commencing at the Holyhead Breakwater Park Café.

TOUR 2 – SATURDAY, 15 APRIL 2017: A studio and wildlife walk with Guide Caroline Bateson in the Penmon area commencing at Llangoed car park and linking artists’ studios.

TOUR 3 – MONDAY, 17 APRIL 2017: A studio and Landscape walk with Guide Kath Thomas commencing at Beach Car Park Porth Trecastell, and linking artists at LLanfaelog Village and Rhosneigr.

TOUR 4 – TUESDAY, 18 APRIL 2017: A sketching, and local interest walk in the Menai Straits/Bridges area with artist Christine Garwwood and Guide Caroline Bateson commencing at The Anglesey Arms, Menai Bridge.

TOUR 5 – WEDNESDAY, 19 APRIL 2017: A guided tour of the local area in the company of the artist Wil Rowlands, accompanied by Guide Kath Thomas, and commencing from his studio.

Please contact the Ucheldre Centre on 01407 763361 or to book. Booking limited to one tour for 2 people with a reserve list in case of vacancies. All walks leave at 10.30am and return at 3pm. Further details provided on booking.

Supported by A&B Cymru



A copy of the 2017 Guide can be downloaded here.

Additions and unavoidable alterations to the Guide will be posted to the website or call the Ucheldre Centre (01407 763361). We welcome feedback either via forms at venues or on our website.