Events in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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Coleford Carnival of Transport

13th April 2020
Vintage Cars, Classic Cars, Custom & Street rods, Military, Commercial & Motorcycles

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Wye Valley River Festival

2nd May 2020 - 17th May 2020
Art and cultural events at various locations from Hereford to Chepstow

Held at Monmouth - Trefynwy in or near Monmouth


Border Counties Steam and Vintage Show

2nd May 2020 - 3rd May 2020
A selection of all types of vintage vehicles, models and crafts.

Held at Vauxhall Fields, Monmouth in or near Monmouth


Ross-on-Wye Beer and Cider Festival

8th May 2020 - 9th May 2020
Annual beer and cider festival on the banks of the River Wye

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


Coleford Area Walking Festival

9th May 2020 - 17th May 2020
A series of walks for all abilities covering a wide range of interests

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


THE FADDLE FAIR

10th May 2020
An Artisan and Craft Market

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


The Welsh Perry and Cider Festival

22nd May 2020 - 25th May 2020
Promoting craft Welsh cider and perry

Held at Caldicot Castle Country Park in or near Chepstow


Hellens Garden Festival

13th June 2020 - 14th June 2020
Hands in the Soil, Good for the Soul

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


Linton Festival

3rd July 2020 - 5th July 2020
Music, real ale & cider festival,

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


The Monmouthshire Show

4th July 2020
Annual celebration of the best of our community – rural trades, talents and tastes.

Held at Monmouth - Trefynwy in or near Monmouth


farOpen Art Trail

4th July 2020 - 12th July 2020
Visit artists' studios throughout the area

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Caerleon Festival

9th July 2020 - 19th July 2020
A celebration of the arts

Held at Caerleon - Caerllion in or near Chepstow


Coleford Music Festival

10th July 2020 - 12th July 2020
A free family festival held in the town centre of Coleford, Forest of Dean

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


BEER ON THE WYE

10th July 2020 - 12th July 2020
Herefordshire’s biggest beer and cider festival

Held at Hereford in or near Hereford


Much Marcle Steam Rally

18th July 2020 - 19th July 2020
A superb array of Steam Traction Engines and vintage vehicles and machines

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


Monmouth Festival

25th July 2020 - 2nd August 2020
One of the biggest & best free music festivals in the UK

Held at Monmouth - Trefynwy in or near Monmouth


Castell Roc

13th August 2020 - 30th August 2020
Annual festival held within a stunning iconic Castle in Chepstow

Held at Chepstow Castle in or near Chepstow


Art in Penallt

29th August 2020 - 31st August 2020
A three day event, featuring local and international artists and makers.

Held at Humble by Nature in or near Monmouth


THE FADDLE FAIR

30th August 2020
An Artisan and Craft Market

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Herefordshire Art Week

5th September 2020 - 13th September 2020
Nine day art trail featuring arists, craftmakers and creative businesses

Held at Hereford in or near Hereford


Heritage Open Days

11th September 2020 - 20th September 2020
We after the beautiful parish of Coleford in the Forest of Dean

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Usk Show

12th September 2020
Now one of the biggest One-Day Agricultural Shows in the whole of the UK

Held at Usk in or near Usk


Newent Onion Fayre

12th September 2020
Gloucestershire's Largest Free to Enter One Day Festival

Held at Newent in or near Newent


Abergavenny Food Festival

19th September 2020 - 20th September 2020
The Abergavenny Food Festival is one of the biggest and best-known in the UK.

Held at Abergavenny - Y Fenni in or near Abergavenny


Ross-on-Wye Walking Festival

2nd October 2020 - 4th October 2020
A programme of local walks for different abilities and interests

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


Forest Showcase Food Festival

4th October 2020
We showcase creative producers from The Forest of Dean and surrounding areas

Held at The Speech House Hotel in or near Coleford