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Rake & Riddle
Our very own Rake & Riddle
and the award winning
Gower brewery.

 

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Things to do

Gower Kite Riders is a site for all sorts of boarding.
Gower Coast Adventures run trips around Gower which give a fabulous view of the coastline.

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Music in Wales

The Casbar has information for everything folkie in South Wales: gigs, venues and musicians.
Taplas is the bi-monthly magazine about traditional music in Wales and the borders.
Trac is an organisation that promotes Welsh music and musicians.
The Valley Folk Club meets every Friday night at The Ivy Bush in Pontardawe.
Llantrisant Folk Club is every Wednesday and their website, FolkWales, also has a Wales events list.
In Fishguard, there is a session on Tuesdays at The Royal Oak. Fishguard Folk Festival is during the second May Bank Holiday weekend.
Pentreffest are based in St Fagans near Cardiff, a great bunch of people who organise monthly music and dance workshops, with an annual festival in October. They specialise in European dance music.
The St David's Hall in Cardiff often has some folk gigs: see their website for latest details.

See this excellent map of festivals and folk clubs around the country - a very useful resource designed & moderated by Chris Rust to help make live music more accessible to a wide audience!

 

Accommodation

If you don't fancy camping (or would prefer a commercial campsite), here are some links for you.
Kennexstone Camping and Touring Park is on an organic farm, only a couple of miles from The Greyhound.
The Kings Head in Llangennith has a number of rooms, some of which are dog friendly.
Three Cliffs Bay camping and caravan site in Penmaen. They also have a couple of holiday cottages.
Nicholaston farm campsite based around a working farm also on South Gower.
Parc Le Breos in Parkmill. It's a fabulous B&B and riding centre, set in its own grounds,
Disability/access friendly accommodation on Gower available about 5 miles away from the festival venue with Bramwood Gower
Make a week of it at a holiday cottage on a working farm in Rhossili at East Pilton Farm
Holiday Cottages in Gower - 4 & 5 star cottages from Best of Wales
The Gower Heritage Centre in Parkmill has several self-catering cottages
Shepherds shop in Parkmill has three self-catering cottages
Rose Cottage and The Granary are two large self-catering houses in Lunnon, just up the hill behind Shepherds shop
iknow-Wales is a tourist information site with plenty of other links for Gower accommodation
Tourism Swansea Bay website has lots of information about where to stay and things to see.