Food and drink around the Dyfi Biosphere


Machynlleth Market - Every Wednesday

Machynlleth market attracts a range of stalls including local farmers, organic produce,  crafters and Indian street food. The   street market has been held in the town every Wednesday for over seven hundred years and is definitely worth a visit.

Machynlleth market, Dyfi Biosphere, Wales

Launched in May 2000 it hosts up to 30 stalls.

It has won Best Food Market in the BBC Radio 4 Food and Farming Awards 2014 and in 2011 the market was voted amongst the Top 10 Farmers’ Markets in the UK

Aberystwyth Farmers Market, Dyfi Biosphere, Wales

Dinas Mawddwy Farmers Market- 2nd Sunday in month

From 10am - 2pm and there is a core of about 8 regular stalls, and will add to these for special occasions- our christmas market had 20 craft and food It takes place at Camlan Garden Centre,  on the A470.

Dinas Mawddwy Market, Dyfi Biosphere, Wales

Food and Drink festivals


Come together to celebrate all things Food & Drink – with a dedicated area to the fish caught locally in the Dyfi Estuary, and surrounding waters.

Come and witness live cooking demonstrations on Aberdovey Wharf, and enjoy a wide range of local produce stands and high quality farmers market stalls.

Mach Maethlon, Dyfi Biosphere, Wales

Mach Maethlon is an organisation based in the Dyfi Valley, giving the community access to land for growing, creating edible public spaces with volunteers and providing a seasonal veg-bag scheme.

Edible Mach Maethlon creates edible gardens around Machynlleth with the support of local volunteers. Our crops are free for anyone to pick.
Dyfi Land Share links landowners and growers, making it easier to access land for food production. We offer support in creating land matches and manage land agreements.
Green Isle Growers is a growers’ co-operative of producers in the Dyfi Valley. We have several growing sites and produce sustainable, chemical free food. We offer residents a weekly healthy, local veg-bag from June to December.

Artisan Gin

Dyfi Distillery, Dyfi Biosphere, Wales

Based within the Corris Craft centre, the Dyfi Distillery is a micro distiller of premium gin and liqueurs, using wild Welsh botanicals, foraged within the Dyfi Biosphere. A rare opportunity to visit a working craft distillery as well as the craft centre, King Arthur's Labyrinth and Corris Mine Explorers.

Sun 13th August 2017

Food Festival held on Aberystwyth Promenade with all kinds of stalls and activities:

Cookery demonstrations and sample tasters by fish experts and local hotel chefs; demonstrations include surf lifesaving, and the delicate art of fly-tying; casting demonstration by World Champion, Hywel Morgan; Award winning Aberystwyth Farmers Market food stalls, art and craft stalls and children's craft activities; Competitions include the Aberystwyth World crab championships.

Aberystwyth Sea to Shore festival, Dyfi Biosphere, Wales
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