Ystrad Mynach Spring Fair 2024

March 23, 2024 9:00am - March 23 2024, 5:00pm

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Shake off those winter blues and join us as we kick off our 2024 events programme! Our first event of the year sees us head to Ystrad Mynach town centre for its annual Spring Fair on Saturday 23rd March!

With food and craft stalls, a selection of children’s funfair rides and entertainment; the town will be brought to life as Springtime arrives. If you are looking for a couple of hours out with the family, then why not come along to Ystrad Mynach and join in the fun!

The town centre has a lovely selection of independent stores and offers a variety of eating out venues throughout the town so #ChooseLocal and support your local town centre!

The event will be located on Bedwlwyn Road and Oakfield Street, Ystrad Mynach Town Centre, CF82 7AB, where there will be a road closure in place.

This event supports #ChooseLocal to encourage support of and boosts to local businesses.

Parking and Transport

Click or tap on the image to see a full-screen version of the public parking map.


Public parking, including disabled bays, will be available at:

  • Lewis Girls’ School, CF82 7WW (free)
  • Oakfield Street Car Park, CF82 7WX (pay-and-display)
  • Tesco, CF82 7DP (free for 2 hours, limited to Tesco customers only)
  • Aldi, CF82 8AA (free for 2 hours, limited to Aldi customers only)

Please ensure you check signage at each car park for full terms and conditions.

Bike Racks

Bike racks can be found at:

  • Ystrad Mynach Library, CF82 7BB
  • Bottom of Bedwlwyn Road, CF82 7AD
  • Ystrad Mynach Train Station, CF82 7BQ
  • Tesco, CF82 7DP

Entertainment Programme

Click here to see the full entertainment programme.

Entertainment and activities you’ll find at the Ystrad Mynach Spring Fair include:

  • Easter Bunny Meet-and-Greet
  • The Mid Wales Ghostbusters
  • Alice in Pantoland with Gelligaer Community Council at Siloh Christian Centre (£1 entry)
  • Birds of prey with Falconry UK
  • Free craft workshops
  • Exotic animals
  • Funfair rides
  • Glitter tattoos, festival glitter, children’s mini pamper sessions, photobooth with TCG Experience – Children’s Entertainment Service and Gwenllian Katie Beauty
  • Petting farm with Mike’s Donkeys
  • Paul Wheeler’s Punch and Judy Show
  • Face painting with Traceys Funky Faces
  • Giant Deckchair
  • Easter photo frome
  • Activities at Ystrad Mynach Library

Stall List

Updated: Tuesday 6th February 2024

Concession Stalls

Company Name Products/services to be sold/displayed
Cad’s Coffee Limited – Really Awesome Coffee – Newbridge Hot Drinks – Coffee, milkshakes, chocolate bars, crisps, muffins, and flapjacks
Aga Farm Heritage Breeds Hot Food – Burgers
Signore Twister Hot Snacks & Drinks – Potato twisters, hot and cold drinks
Dinky Donuts Hot Snacks & Drinks – Fresh Dinky Donuts, hot and cold drinks, snow cones
Fablas Ice Cream Ltd Ice Cream – Award-winning handcrafted dairy ice cream

Food, Drink, Craft & Information Stalls

Company Name Products/services to be sold/displayed
Ally’s Confectionary Traditional sweets, novelty sweets, candy floss and soft drinks
Baker Bears Cupcakes, brownies, blondies, millionaire’s shortbread, rocky road, cookie pies, cake jars, cakesicles.
CCBC Mobile Hub Information and advice on Council services.
Crystal Crysalis Real Crystals in all forms, such as towers, tumbles, carvings, spheres, keyrings, bracelets, necklaces, rings, etc., along with incense sticks and gift packs.
Fine Food Land Ltd Olives, Turkish Delight, baklava, nuts
Forever Fudge Over 37 flavours of handmade fudge, peanut brittle, nougat and cinder toffee & liquorice cables
Gelicious Melts Gel Wax Melts – Up to 50 scents, scent selection tubes, ceramic / electric wax melt burners
Gelligaer Community Council Promotional items
Gwent Wildlife Trust Charity information stand promoting the Wildlife Trusts, nearby nature reserves, our local projects, volunteer opportunities and also offering membership sign-ups to those interested.
Karen’s Bookshop in Partnership with Usborne Usborne children books, jigsaws, board games and snap cards
Little Grandma’s Kitchen Multi-award-winning chutneys, curds, preserves, marmalade, spreads, mustards and gift boxes
Llangattock Apiaries Honey and beeswax-related products
Mālama Co. Soft toys (whale, turtle, shark, bunny, fox, dog, koala), soft teether rattles (bunny, fox, dog, koala), silicone wood teethers (3 colours), dummy clips (8 colours)
Mallows Bottling Limited Alcohol – Bourbon, Gin, Rum, Amaretto, Toffee Vodka
My Little Pests Children’s hair accessories and jewellery – bracelets, necklaces rings, etc.
Nuts About Cinnamon Cinnamon glazed nuts (peanuts, pecans, almonds, cashews and hazelnuts
Pasithea Pebble pictures, slate hearts, acrylic art, essential oils & oil burners, incense cones / sticks, incense burners, bath bombs, scented candles.
Plenty Pies Gourmet cooked meat and meat-free savoury pies
Rae’s Grace Cakes Cupcakes, cake slices, tray bakes, cookies, brownies
RNLI Cups, lunchboxes and frisbees as giveaways for membership signups. Water safety information.
Royal Air Force Air Cadets Recruitment of new cadets & Cadet Forces Adult Volunteers: Banners, leaflets, free RAFAC branded merchandise. Also, fundraising for Squadron.
SamosaCo Samosas, bhajis, onion bhaji scotch eggs, kebab rolls, pickles, chutneys, sauces
The House of Bark Dog and cat products. These include feeding bowls, toys, gifts, treats and chews, clothing, bedding, travel items, accessories, grooming products
The Pattyman Welsh/Jamaican Sauces, marinades, jelly, and relish, Jamaican patties, pattycakes
The Slime Factory Slime-making kits and accessories, slime-making workshops
Truth in a Trailer Distribute free Christian literature and other media; free tote bags with Bible verse
Utility Warehouse Energy information
Williams Brothers Cider Alcohol – Cider, perry & apple juice

Important Notice for Residents & Retailers – Caerphilly Council Spring Events 2024

Please see the notices below for important information regarding road closures, traffic systems and resident/retailer access during our 2024 Spring Events.

Click or tap on the images for a full-screen version of the Residents and Retailers’ Notice.

This event is supported by Biffa, who will be providing free bins to the event to help keep Ystrad Mynach clean.




Ystrad Mynach is a Smart Town!

Explore the town before you arrive and see what local businesses have to offer whilst you’re at the Ystrad Mynach Spring Fair by downloading the VZTA Smart Towns app.

Download for free here.

This project is part-funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK government’s Levelling Up agenda and provides £2.6 billion of funding for local investment by March 2025. The Fund aims to improve pride in place and increase life chances across the UK investing in communities and place, supporting local business, and people and skills. For more information, visit

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Essential information

Bedwlwyn Road and Oakfield Street, Ystrad Mynach Town Centre
CF82 7AB
Contact Name
CCBC Events Team
Email Address

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