dylan down the up birthday celebration

Dylan Down the Ups - bringing Dylan back to the Uplands

This is the 2009 Challenge - developped and conceived by teh Dylan thomas Birthplace - look out for the latest information on the website

Dylan Thomas was born in the front bedroom of 5 Cwmdonkin Drive, Uplands, Swansea on 27th October 1914. Dylan Down the Ups is a series of challenges which will take place on or around his birthday.

The challenges are designed so that there is something for everyone culminating is a street party in the Uplands on his birthday. While you are there pop into some of the local Uplands traders

See the more deatiled timetable here

For this year's challenges see the links below.

Dylan Down the Uploads - Photo Challenge - 17th (event day) and 27th October (results)

Dylans going for Guinness - World Record Attempt - 25th October

Dylan Look a Like Challenge - Uplands Tavern - 26th and 27th October (final)

Short Story Challenges - 23rd (closing date) and 27th October (results)

Online Entry Form here

If you are having difficulty with the online entry form please email us

Check out some of the Uplands Traders involved with Dylan Down the Ups