Events in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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Christmas Bauble Mosaic Experience

14th December 2017
Hourly Sessions

Held at Rachel Shilston - Inspiring Creativity in or near Lydney


King Lear; Shakespeare’s Globe

14th December 2017
Kevin R McNally stars as Shakespeare’s most tortured King

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Christmas Boozy Truffles

14th December 2017
Make truffles with alcohol: Gin and Tonic, Raspberry & prosecco, Stout, Baileys.

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Christmas Market

Today - 17th December 2017
The market is the highlight of our year at Taurus Crafts

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Festive Family Sunday Carveries

Today - 17th December 2017
Enjoy a delicious traditional roast dinner for all the family

Held at Whitemead Forest Park in or near Parkend


Winter Owl Evenings

Today - 22nd December 2017
Experience a very special evening with owls

Held at International Centre for Birds of Prey in or near Newent


Festive Lunches

Today - 22nd December 2017
Roast Turkey is not just for Christmas Day!

Held at Whitemead Forest Park in or near Parkend


Mary Rose Young Christmas Show

Today - 22nd December 2017
Get a very special present

Held at Mary Rose Young Pottery in or near Parkend


Christmas Party Disco

Today - 23rd December 2017
Fantastic Party Disco Night’s to get you through the Christmas Party Season

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Christmas Exhibition

Today - 23rd December 2017
Come and join us at this year's Christmas Exhibition

Held at Wobage Makers Gallery in or near Ross-on-Wye


Visit Santa

Today - 23rd December 2017
Father Christmas will be welcoming excited children and adults alike

Held at Whitemead Forest Park in or near Parkend


Santa Special

Today - 24th December 2017
Spend Christmas on the rails

Held at Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway in or near Gloucester


Christmas Fantasy : Cora and the Bloobious Bright

Today - 24th December 2017
The spectacular caves dressed up for Christmas

Held at Clearwell Caves - Ancient Iron Mines in or near Clearwell


Father Christmas comes down the chimney!

Today - 24th December 2017
For a truly magical Christmas experience, Perrygrove is a must for any family

Held at Perrygrove Railway in or near Coleford


Films at The Savoy, Monmouth

Today - 31st December 2017
Films showing during December

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Expressions in Colour: The Green Eyed Cow

Today - 2nd January 2018
Sheila Moya’s colourful abstract cows are truly part of the local art scene

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Aladdin

Today - 3rd January 2018
Aladdin is determined to outwit Abanazar and claim his true love Princess Jasmine

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


2017 British Wildlife Photography Awards

Today - 7th January 2018
See the winning images from this famous - British fauna and flora

Held at Nature in Art in or near Gloucester


Forest Christmas Feast

15th December 2017
Join us at our supper club

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Christmas Baking

15th December 2017
These tried and true recipes are perfect for the season

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Elvis Tribute Xmas Party Night

16th December 2017
Get all shook up at our Elvis Tribute Christmas Party Night

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow


Holly at Christmas

16th December 2017
Sunjay sings the songs of Buddy Holly

Held at Newnham in or near Newnham


Santa Specials

16th December 2017 - 17th December 2017
Come and see Santa in his own Steam Train

Held at Dean Forest Railway in or near Lydney


Christmas Party Night

16th December 2017
Join us for the Christmas party to end all Christmas parties

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope


Christmas Grotto

16th December 2017 - 23rd December 2017
Santa will be making a visit to Labels once again this year

Held at Labels Shopping in or near Ross-on-Wye


Christmas with Santa and Little Red Riding Hood

16th December 2017 - 24th December 2017
Go off into our magical woods to find Santa with Grandma

Held at Puzzlewood in or near Coleford


Christmas Boozy Truffles

17th December 2017
Make truffles with alcohol: Gin and Tonic, Raspberry & prosecco, Stout, Baileys.

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


BOLSHOI BALLET’S THE NUTCRACKER

17th December 2017
The Nutcracker has all the excitement of a grand Christmas Eve party of the past

Held at Chepstow Drill Hall in or near Chepstow


Kids Cookery - Christmas Cupcakes

17th December 2017
Christmas Themed Cupcake Class for Kids

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Kids Cookery - Festive Pasta Making

19th December 2017
Children love getting hands on to make pasta

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Holidays Art Activity Days

19th December 2017 - 29th December 2017
A range of our popular art activity days for children aged 3 to 18

Held at Nature in Art in or near Gloucester


Santa Specials

20th December 2017 - 24th December 2017
Come and see Santa in his own Steam Train

Held at Dean Forest Railway in or near Lydney


Breakfast with Santa

22nd December 2017
Join Santa for an extra special breakfast in our Christmas themed restaurant,

Held at Labels Shopping in or near Ross-on-Wye


Christmas George Michael Tribute Night

22nd December 2017
A fantastic tribute to the late, great George Michael

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Turkey and Trimmings

23rd December 2017
Take the mystery out of your Turkey preparation

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Coral Welsh Grand National

27th December 2017
Join us for our biggest race meeting of the year, the Coral Welsh Grand National

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow


The Custard Band Ceili

28th December 2017
The Custard Ceili is an annual custom to edge between Christmas and New year

Held at Evergreen Hall in or near Coleford


New Years Eve Dinner and Dance.

31st December 2017
See in the new year in style

Held at Forest Hills Golf Club in or near Coleford


New Year’s Eve Gala

31st December 2017
Bring in the new year in style!

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Films at The Savoy, Monmouth

1st January 2018 - 31st January 2018
Films showing during January

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


New Year's Day Lunch

1st January 2018
An excellent start to the New Year: good friends, live music and superb food

Held at The Angel Hotel in or near Abergavenny


The Wassail

6th January 2018
Celebrate the new apple season

Held at Westons Cider in or near Ross-on-Wye


Winter Afternoon Racing

7th January 2018
Come and join us for Winter afternoon jump racing!

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow


Nelson's State Funeral

9th January 2018
A presentation compile from original hand coloured lantern slides

Held at Monmouth Museum in or near Monmouth


Crazy Bird Comedy Club

19th January 2018
Headline Act - Danny Posthill

Held at Ross-on-Wye in or near Ross-on-Wye


Winter Afternoon Racing

19th January 2018
Come and join us for Winter afternoon jump racing!

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow


Psychic Night

19th January 2018
Rita Gerl is back by popular demand for another famous psychic night

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Winter Owl Evenings

19th January 2018 - 10th February 2018
Experience a very special evening with owls

Held at International Centre for Birds of Prey in or near Newent


Burns Night

20th January 2018
Piping the Haggis, Themed Menu, Ceilidh Dancing

Held at Forest Hills Golf Club in or near Coleford


Chepstow Wassail & Mari Lwyd

20th January 2018
Morris dancing around the town.

Held at Chepstow - Cas-gwent in or near Chepstow


Son Yumba

20th January 2018
Son Yambu play an intoxicating fusion of Spanish and African rhythms

Held at Ross-on-Wye in or near Ross-on-Wye


The Gwent Levels Lecture

22nd January 2018
David Broadbent talks on his landscape documentary project

Held at Forest Of Dean School Of Photography in or near St Briavels


Buddy Holly Tribute

26th January 2018
Guaranteed to have everyone singing along to the music and dancing in the aisles

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


A Feast of Comedy

2nd February 2018
An evening jam packed with laughs!

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Jazz & Blues end of Dry January Celebration

2nd February 2018
Come and celebrate the end of dry January with us at Hillside Brewery

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope


Bach and Beyond

10th February 2018
Live music, discussion & drinks with acclaimed local violinist Alice Earll

Held at Kempley Village Hall in or near Newent


Pancake Eating Contest

13th February 2018
Celebrate Shrove Tuesday with a Pancake eating time trial

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope


Valentine's Dinner

14th February 2018
Make it a special day

Held at The Angel Hotel in or near Abergavenny


Bruno Mars Tribute

16th February 2018
Louie Stephens does everything from Motown to Mars!

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Wedding Showcase Weekend

17th February 2018 - 18th February 2018
Plan your big day

Held at The Angel Hotel in or near Abergavenny


Getting to grips with landscape

17th February 2018
Learn the ideal camera settings for landscape, composition and more

Held at Forest Of Dean School Of Photography in or near St Briavels


POPPIES: WEEPING WINDOW

14th March 2018 - 29th April 2018
Weeping Window is a cascade comprising several thousand handmade ceramic poppies

Held at Hereford Cathedral in or near Hereford


Brewery Tap – Irish Night

17th March 2018
Celebrate St Patrick’s Day with an Irish themed night

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope


Capturing the Natural World

12th May 2018
Learn to handle your camera and take control of the settings

Held at Forest Of Dean School Of Photography in or near St Briavels


WYE VALLEY CHALLENGE

11th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Take on the dramatic landscape straddling the England & Wales border

Held at Chepstow - Cas-gwent in or near Chepstow