Events in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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Films at The Savoy, Monmouth

Today - 31st May 2018
Films showing during May

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Memories of Rank Xerox

Today - 16th June 2018
Historical information and artefacts, from the Rank Xerox plant at Mitcheldean

Held at Dean Heritage Centre in or near Cinderford


Making an Exhibition of Myself

Today - 17th June 2018
An exhibition of original art by Paul Wirth

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Local vs International Art

Today - 28th June 2018
Exploring talent near and far

Held at Creates Gallery in or near Monmouth


Bands in the Park

Today - 26th August 2018
Free concert at the bandstand on Sundays throughout the summer

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


Picnics and Packed Lunches

24th May 2018
Struggling to come up with new practical ideas to improve your packed lunches?

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Love Your Zoo Week- Wacky Wednesday!

25th May 2018 - 2nd June 2018
As well as our amazing birds there will be additional activites

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


Tapestry

25th May 2018
A tribute to prolific singer/songwriter Carole King by Nikki Gillis

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Monthly Brewery Tap

25th May 2018
Wide range of beers available on draught and a fully stocked bar with live music

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope


The Big Ugly Burger Returns

25th May 2018
12 Inch Homemade British 100% Beef Burger

Held at The Farmers Boy Inn in or near Longhope


The Italian Job

25th May 2018
Join us in our Apple Barn dining room for some lovely Italian food

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Chocolate Dreams

26th May 2018
Join us for pure indulgence into chocolate

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Ian Sherwood - Canadian Singer Songwriter

26th May 2018
Ian Sherwood is a musician, storyteller and a constant creator

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


Welsh Wine Week

26th May 2018 - 3rd June 2018
Vineyard tour and tasting

Held at Parva Farm Vineyard in or near Tintern


Men in the Kitchen

26th May 2018
Are you fearful in the kitchen or a complete beginner and want to gain new skills

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Day Out With Thomas

26th May 2018 - 27th May 2018
ONE AMAZING DAY FOR YOUNGSTERS (AND MUMS, DADS AND GRANDPARENTS)!

Held at Dean Forest Railway in or near Lydney


Fire & Wood Festival

26th May 2018 - 28th May 2018
Lots of Fire and Wood related activities all weekend

Held at Dean Heritage Centre in or near Cinderford


Capturing the Natural World

26th 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


Half Term Activities and Workshops

26th May 2018 - 3rd June 2018
A programme of creativity for families this half-term holiday

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Kevin Bridges: Work in Progress

27th May 2018 - 28th May 2018
The hilarious Scotsman comes to the Savoy with his latest stand up show

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Half-Term Activities at the Dean Heritage Centre

29th May 2018 - 1st June 2018
Enjoy a variety of activities this May half-term

Held at Dean Heritage Centre in or near Cinderford


Children's workshops - Superhero

30th May 2018
Fun and creative children’s workshop sessions

Held at Eastnor Pottery & The Flying Potter in or near Newent


Battle Royale

30th May 2018
Family friendly fun sessions for budding Fortnite fans!

Held at BattleSports Glos in or near Newnham


JUNIOR GOLF CAMP

30th May 2018
Tuition from PGA Advanced professional, Sue Bamford

Held at Forest Hills Golf Club in or near Coleford


Doctor Dolittle

31st May 2018
The enchanting and timeless children’s story in a brand new musical version

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


An evening with Jonny Fluffy Punk and friends…….

31st May 2018
A stand up poet and sustainable Nihilist

Held at Evergreen Hall in or near Coleford


Outdoor Laser Combat Pay & Play

1st June 2018
Played on our multi-acre battlefield using the latest digital weapons

Held at BattleSports Glos in or near Newnham


Psychic Night

1st June 2018
Another famous psychic night

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Films at The Savoy, Monmouth

1st June 2018 - 7th June 2018
Films showing during June

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Comedy Night

2nd June 2018
Fans of funny and beer will be in their element at our Comedy Night

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope


Family Cooking Experience

2nd June 2018
Spend the morning cooking delicious simple dishes in a relaxed atmosphere

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Monmouthshire Food Festival

2nd June 2018 - 3rd June 2018
Great foodie event held at Caldicot Castle

Held at Caldicot Castle Country Park in or near Chepstow


Don't waste food, use it!

7th June 2018
Come and explore how to make the most of your food shopping.

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


The Tempest

7th June 2018
Shakespeare in a great setting

Held at Raglan Castle in or near Raglan


The Tempest

8th June 2018
Shakespeare in a great setting

Held at Tintern Abbey in or near Tintern


Greek Cooking

8th June 2018
Relive those moments of warmth and sunshine by creating some classic Greek dishes

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Totally Tina

8th June 2018
Award winning tribute show to the Queen of Rock

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Annual Yew Tree Cider Challenge

8th June 2018 - 10th June 2018
A cider competition inspired by the Big Apple Cider Trials

Held at Ross-on-Wye Cider & Perry in or near Ross-on-Wye


Raglan Festival

8th June 2018 - 10th June 2018
A family music festival in the heart of Monmouthshire

Held at Raglan - Rhaglan in or near Raglan


Vegetarian Cookery

9th June 2018
Join our vegetarian chef for a day exploring modern vegetarian cuisine

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Hellens Garden Festival

9th June 2018 - 10th June 2018
Passion for plants and the planet!

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


Moonlight Walk

9th June 2018
Sponsored walk for charity

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Family Cycle Ride

10th June 2018
Sponsored ride for charity

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Mini Mosaic Experience - Father’s Day Medals

10th June 2018
Learn the art of this ancient craft and create unique medal

Held at Rachel Shilston - Inspiring Creativity in or near Lydney


Sunday Band Concert

10th June 2018
Air Band Concerts in Newent Park

Held at Newent Lake Park in or near Newent


BRASS FESTIVAL

10th June 2018
Enjoy two local Brass Bands featuring a fantastic afternoon of free music for all tastes!

Held at Scarr Bandstand in or near Coleford


Wildlife and the Natural Landscape

10th June 2018
Join us at the fabulous RSPB Newport Wetlands reserve

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


Sponges - Victoria Sponge & Swiss Roll

10th June 2018
We will take you through the “art” and technique of sponge making

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Desserts without Baking

10th June 2018
You will be making a cheesecake and a chocolate mousse to take home

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


DIY Wedding Flowers Part 2

13th June 2018
Make your own head crown to add an additional personal touch to your big day

Held at Tudor Farmhouse Hotel in or near Clearwell


Watercolour Workshop

13th June 2018
Suitable for intermediate and beginners in watercolour

Held at Creates Gallery in or near Monmouth


The Afternoon Tea Experience

14th June 2018
The elegance of High Tea is back

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Counterfeit Stones Racenight

15th June 2018
Can't make the Stones big gig in Cardiff - Try this in Chepstow

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow


Owen Money’s Juke Box Heroes 11

15th June 2018
Welsh comedy legend Owen Money brings his new music and laughter show to Monmouth

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Royal Forest of Steam Gala

15th June 2018 - 17th June 2018
A quality, all-steam weekend with plenty to see and do

Held at Dean Forest Railway in or near Lydney


Kerala Indian Regional Cookery

16th June 2018
Explore the fascinating cuisine from Kerala (on the southern tip of India)

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


PASSING THE BATON

16th June 2018
Outdoor theatre based on local people's memories of the Bands of the Forest

Held at Scarr Bandstand in or near Coleford


Chepstow Male Voice Choir

16th June 2018
30th Anniversary Summer Concert

Held at Chepstow - Cas-gwent in or near Chepstow


Pasta and Gnocchi

16th June 2018
Learn the art of making the Italian classics pasta and gnocchi

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Father’s Day

17th June 2018
Is there any better way to treat Dad than with a Pie & Mash Dinner?

Held at The Farmers Boy Inn in or near Longhope


Father's Day at Puzzlewood

17th June 2018
Special offer for fathers' day

Held at Puzzlewood in or near Coleford


Midsummer Song

17th June 2018
Celebrate the vocal talents in the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Father's Day Sunday Lunch

17th June 2018
The way to Dad's heart is through his stomach

Held at The Speech House Hotel in or near Coleford


Guided Tour of Historic Harbour

17th June 2018
Including Lydney's lost fleet

Held at Lydney Harbour in or near Lydney


Morai at Forest Folk Club

17th June 2018
Open your minds to a colourful pallet of sounds and song

Held at The Orepool Inn in or near Coleford


Mid-Summer Gala Dinner & Dance

21st June 2018
Celebrate mid-summer in style for charity

Held at The Speech House Hotel in or near Coleford


Blackadder Goes Forth

21st June 2018 - 23rd June 2018
Off Centre Theatre presents the stage version of the classic TV comedy

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Gourmet BBQ

22nd June 2018
Wow your taste buds and impress your guests.

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Gillow Cider Festival

22nd June 2018 - 24th June 2018
A celebration of good drink, good food, good music and good company

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


Sausage and Faggot Making

22nd June 2018
Learn the art of making sausages and faggots

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Usk Open Gardens

23rd June 2018 - 24th June 2018
Open gardens raising money for charity.

Held at Usk - Brynbuga in or near Usk


Spanish Tapas

23rd June 2018
Create some wonderful Tapas that you WILL want to make at home

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


The Great British Breakfast

23rd June 2018
Join us for a delicious, freshly made brunch, with a pint of Hillside beer.

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope


Chinese Takeaway

23rd June 2018
Don’t order your Chinese Takeaway! Make good food in the comfort of your own home.

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


French Macaroons

24th June 2018
Join us today to learn the art of making macaroons.

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Savoury Pastry - Quiche and Pork Pies

24th June 2018
Whether it’s for tea, a buffet or a picnic, savoury pastries are a must

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Coleford Grand Prix!

24th June 2018
A soapbox derby!

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Regenerative Agriculture and Chromatography with Jairo Restrepo

28th June 2018 - 3rd July 2018
Agriculture is changing - 6 day course

Held at Ragmans Bunkhouse in or near Lydbrook


The Invisible Man

28th June 2018
A fast-paced, hilarious new adaptation of the classic H. G. Wells story

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Fish and Chip Takeaway

28th June 2018
Recreate traditional Fish, chips and mushy peas at home for half the price

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Back to Bacharach

29th June 2018
Recreating Burt Bacharach’s timeless hits.

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Greek Night

29th June 2018
Join us in the Apple Barn dining room or the courtyard garden for a feast of flavours

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Hillside Brewery Tap – Open Mic Night

29th June 2018
Our monthly brewery tap – an open mic night - entertain or be entertained!

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope


Kids Cookery – Puddings

30th June 2018
Learn to make delicious puddings themed to the season!

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Kids Cookery – Bread Making

30th June 2018
Bring out the Baker in your kids!

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


A Midsummer’s Opera Gala

30th June 2018
An evening of operatic classics

Held at Blake Theatre in or near Monmouth


Digital for starters

30th June 2018
A photo training session aimed at beginners in digital photography

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


Proms in the Park

30th June 2018
To commemorate the end of WWI

Held at The Speech House Hotel in or near Coleford


It's all in the Vase

4th July 2018
Make a wonderful display in a simple container

Held at Tudor Farmhouse Hotel in or near Clearwell


Caerleon Festival

5th July 2018 - 15th July 2018
A celebration of the arts

Held at Caerleon - Caerllion in or near Chepstow


Ross-on-Wye Country Music Festival

6th July 2018 - 8th July 2018
Music, stalls, camping fast draw

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


Linton Music Festival

6th July 2018 - 8th July 2018
Music, Real ale, Cider and local food in a relaxed rural location.

Held at The Alma Inn in or near Ross-on-Wye


The Monmouthshire Show

7th July 2018
A Great Family Show!

Held at Monmouth - Trefynwy in or near Monmouth


farOpen Open Studios

7th July 2018 - 15th July 2018
Artist and craft studios open in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS, FIRESIDE CABARET, FEATURING ANDY SEED

7th July 2018
Warm your toes and sing the songs of the land, as we celebrate the history of the Forest!

Held at Scarr Bandstand in or near Coleford


Four Seasons at Wye Valley Arts

7th July 2018
Four general/landscape courses

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


Cider, Sausages & Steam

7th July 2018
Enjoy a few hours of live music, good food and local craft ciders

Held at Perrygrove Railway in or near Coleford


Ladies Evening with Scott Mills

13th July 2018
Carry on the party after 7 exciting races

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow


Capturing the Natural World

14th July 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


Popup Opera

15th July 2018
Opera, cider, and Hilary’s cakes and cream teas

Held at Ross-on-Wye Cider & Perry in or near Ross-on-Wye


Sunday Band Concert

15th July 2018
Air Band Concerts in Newent Park

Held at Newent Lake Park in or near Newent


Guided Tour of Historic Harbour

15th July 2018
Including Lydney's lost fleet

Held at Lydney Harbour in or near Lydney


RSC: Romeo and Juliet

18th July 2018
The most famous love story in literature

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


TWELFTH NIGHT

21st July 2018 - 22nd July 2018
Gloucestershire Youth Players interpret Shakespeare's famous play

Held at Scarr Bandstand in or near Coleford


Art Market

22nd July 2018
Discover the wealth of creative talent in the Forest & Wye Valley

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Emma

22nd July 2018
A playful adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel - open-air theatre

Held at The Cathedral Of The Forest in or near Newland


Andre Rieu: Amore Masstricht 2018

28th July 2018 - 29th July 2018
The maestro returns with his annual Maastricht concert

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Ross-on-Wye Carnival

4th August 2018
Lots of local fun

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


Sunday Band Concert

5th August 2018
Air Band Concerts in Newent Park

Held at Newent Lake Park in or near Newent


EMMA

5th August 2018
Playful adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel

Held at Scarr Bandstand in or near Coleford


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


Guided Tour of Historic Harbour

12th August 2018
Including Lydney's lost fleet

Held at Lydney Harbour in or near Lydney


Severn Bore

12th August 2018 - 14th August 2018
The Severn Bore is one of Britain's few truly spectacular natural phenomena.

Held at Minsterworth in or near Gloucester


Ukulele Day

12th August 2018
A fun family day out with a difference

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Herb Wreaths

15th August 2018
Create your own herb wreath to take home

Held at Tudor Farmhouse Hotel in or near Clearwell


Castell Roc

16th August 2018 - 2nd September 2018
Annual festival held within a stunning iconic Castle in Chepstow

Held at Chepstow Castle in or near Chepstow


Day Out With Thomas

17th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
ONE AMAZING DAY FOR YOUNGSTERS (AND MUMS, DADS AND GRANDPARENTS)!

Held at Dean Forest Railway in or near Lydney


Capturing the Natural World

18th August 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


The Taste of Monmouthshire

18th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
A boutique food and drink festival celebrating the area's finest food and drink

Held at The Shire Hall in or near Monmouth


FESTIVAL SATURDAY

25th August 2018
Brass band plays a selection of entertaining pieces

Held at Scarr Bandstand in or near Coleford


THE FADDLE FAIR

26th August 2018
An Artisan and Craft Market

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Raglan Day

27th August 2018
Annual family fun day

Held at Raglan - Rhaglan in or near Raglan


Art in Penallt

30th August 2018 - 2nd September 2018
A four day event, featuring local and international artists and makers

Held at Capel Pentwyn in or near Monmouth


Ross Cider Festival

31st August 2018 - 2nd September 2018
A weekend of cider, camping, music, food and more music and cider!

Held at Ross-on-Wye Cider & Perry in or near Ross-on-Wye


Severn Bore

10th September 2018 - 12th September 2018
The Severn Bore is one of Britain's few truly spectacular natural phenomena.

Held at Minsterworth in or near Gloucester


Fruit & Vegetable Floral Arrangements

12th September 2018
A different way to get your 5 a day!

Held at Tudor Farmhouse Hotel in or near Clearwell


Vintage Working Weekend

14th September 2018 - 16th September 2018
An action packed day - working display area of steam traction equipment

Held at Perrygrove Railway in or near Coleford


Brockweir Soapbox Derby

15th September 2018
A time trial for non-power assisted karts down Mill Hill in Brockweir

Held at Brockweir in or near Chepstow


Guided Tour of Historic Harbour

16th September 2018
Including Lydney's lost fleet

Held at Lydney Harbour in or near Lydney


Autumn Antiques & Vintage Fair

23rd September 2018
A great day out for avid collectors, casual browsers, and families

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


RSC: The Merry Wives of Windsor

23rd September 2018
David Troughton returns to the Company as John Falstaff

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Foraging Trips

29th September 2018 - 10th November 2018
Forage about with our own in-house expert

Held at Tudor Farmhouse Hotel in or near Clearwell


Watercolour Workshop

3rd October 2018
Suitable for intermediate and beginners in watercolour

Held at Creates Gallery in or near Monmouth


Severn Bore

9th October 2018 - 10th October 2018
The Severn Bore is one of Britain's few truly spectacular natural phenomena.

Held at Minsterworth in or near Gloucester


Magical Puzzlewood

13th October 2018
Puzzlewood is such a fantastic place to visit but very difficult to photograph well

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


Monmouthshire Food Festival

13th October 2018 - 14th October 2018
Great foodie event held at Caldicot Castle

Held at Caldicot Castle Country Park in or near Chepstow


Kite Day

14th October 2018
Come and fly your kite, and watch the expert kite flying

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Magical Puzzlewood

14th October 2018
Puzzlewood is such a fantastic place to visit but very difficult to photograph well

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


Autumn Berries & Blooms

17th October 2018
Make a beautiful autumnal arrangement with berries and blooms

Held at Tudor Farmhouse Hotel in or near Clearwell


Dark Skies

20th October 2018
Low light photography is one of the trickiest skills to master

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


Four Seasons at Wye Valley Arts

27th October 2018
Four general/landscape courses

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


RSC: Troilus and Cressida

14th November 2018
A satirical futuristic vision of a world resounding with the rhythm of battle

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Mastering the Light

23rd November 2018
Digital photography at Coombe Hill nature reserve

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


Christmas Wreath Making

28th November 2018 - 9th December 2018
Make your own Christmas wreath

Held at Tudor Farmhouse Hotel in or near Clearwell


THE FADDLE FAIR

1st December 2018
An Artisan and Craft Market

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Four Seasons at Wye Valley Arts

26th January 2019
Four general/landscape courses

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