Events in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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Gary Hodges: Love and Protection

Today - 22nd July 2018
Exhibition of 42 uniquely embellished prints by the UK’s best known pencil artist

Held at Nature in Art in or near Gloucester


Films at The Savoy, Monmouth

Today - 31st July 2018
Films showing during July

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Simon Morriss: An exhibition of Woodland and Hedgerow

Today - 5th August 2018
Original acrylic and watercolour paintings

Held at Dean Heritage Centre in or near Cinderford


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


Vineyard Tours

Today - 30th August 2018
Guided tour of the vineyard followed by a tutored tasting of our award winning wines

Held at Parva Farm Vineyard in or near Tintern


The Magic Lamp - Dreams of Our Age

Today - 2nd September 2018
An exhibition of original art works - words by Ben Okri, images by Rosemary Clunie

Held at Abergavenny Museum in or near Abergavenny


RSC: Romeo and Juliet

18th July 2018
The most famous love story in literature

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Italian Night!

19th July 2018
Classic Italian dishes and Italian themed cocktails

Held at The Farmers Boy Inn in or near Longhope


Folk on the Lawn

19th July 2018 - 22nd July 2018
A free folk festival on the banks of the River Wye at Tintern

Held at Abbey Mill Wye Valley Craft Centre in or near Tintern


Cheesemaking

19th July 2018
Cheese, Chutney and Bread – what a winning combination!

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Shinrin-yoku (Forest Bathing)

20th July 2018 - 29th August 2018
Discover shinrin-yoku – increase your health and wellbeing with forest bathing

Held at Forest near Speech House in or near Coleford


The Midnight Gang

20th July 2018
Open-air theatre in a stunning location

Held at Chepstow Castle in or near Chepstow


An American in Paris

21st July 2018
Brand new version of the Gershwin Musical

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


Simply Fish and Shellfish

21st July 2018
Are you afraid of preparing and cooking fish & shellfish?

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Family Cooking Experience

21st July 2018
Spend the morning cooking delicious simple dishes in a relaxed atmosphere

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


The Savoy Youth Theatre & Friends Showcase

22nd July 2018
Fund raising following after a fire gutted their premises

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


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


Dynamic Art

23rd July 2018
A space to breathe, connect and find freedom from that Monday feeling!

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Animal, Vegetable, Mineral

24th July 2018 - 9th September 2018
Sculptures, prints and drawings all inspired by the wonders of the natural world

Held at Nature in Art in or near Gloucester


Art Exhibition

25th July 2018 - 29th July 2018
An exhibition by West Gloucestershire art Society

Held at The Shire Hall in or near Monmouth


Hands on History- Roundheads and Cavaliers

25th July 2018 - 31st August 2018
Our crew will bring history to life every day throughout the holidays

Held at Goodrich Castle in or near Goodrich


Monmouth Festival

27th July 2018 - 4th August 2018
One of the biggest & best free music festivals in the UK

Held at Monmouth - Trefynwy in or near Monmouth


Mexican Night

27th July 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


Foraging

27th July 2018
A foraging walk, talk and lunch

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


Dirty Dancing

28th July 2018
Outdoor filmshow

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


Three Choirs Festival

28th July 2018 - 4th August 2018
The oldest non-competitive classical music festival in the world

Held at Hereford Cathedral in or near Hereford


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


Straw Skep Making Course

29th July 2018
Learn how to make a classic straw skep

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


Owain Glyndŵr Silent Disco

1st August 2018
Discover history in a exciting way with music

Held at Abergavenny - Y Fenni in or near Abergavenny


Films at The Savoy, Monmouth

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

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


The Green Gathering

2nd August 2018 - 5th August 2018
A festival beyond hedonism, powered by wind, sun and people.

Held at Piercefield Park in or near Chepstow


Cinderford to Lydney - A Forest Journey by Ivor Richards

4th August 2018 - 1st September 2018
A sonic journey, with creative narrative, along the railway line

Held at Dean Heritage Centre in or near Cinderford


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


Herefordshire Country Fair

5th August 2018
A great day of country sport and fun for all the family

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


Julie July Trio at Forest Folk Club

5th August 2018
The Julie July Acoustic Trio pay a tribute to the great Sandy Denny

Held at The Orepool Inn in or near Coleford


Kitchen Survival

5th August 2018
Cooking is a skill that should be easy, enjoyable and produce tasty healthy results.

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Pasta and Gnocchi

9th August 2018
Learn the art of making the Italian classics pasta and gnocchi

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Pasta and Gnocchi

9th August 2018
Learn the art of making the Italian classics pasta and gnocchi

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


The Greatest Showman

10th August 2018
Outdoor filmshow

Held at Beechenhurst Lodge Vistor Centre in or near Coleford


The Three Musketeers

10th August 2018
An open air performance by IK Productions

Held at Nature in Art in or near Gloucester


Cooking with Fire

10th August 2018
Set up and light a fire pit, clay oven and BBQ using charcoal from the Forest

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Labyrinth

11th August 2018
Outdoor filmshow

Held at Beechenhurst Lodge Vistor Centre in or near Coleford


Simple Knife Skills

11th August 2018
The preparation of the ingredients are as important as the cooking of them

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Chepstow Show

11th August 2018
The annual Chepstow Show at the Racecourse

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow


Fighting Knights

11th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
Journey back to medieval times with fighting knights and legends of old

Held at Goodrich Castle in or near Goodrich


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


Greek Cooking

11th August 2018
Relive those moments of warmth and sunshine by creating some classic Greek dishes

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


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


Willow Skep Making Course

12th August 2018
Learn how to make a classic willow skep

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


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


The Midnight Gang

17th August 2018
Open-air theatre in a stunning location

Held at Abergavenny Museum in or near Abergavenny


Brother Thomas, the Cellarer

18th August 2018
The daily life and duties of a Cistercian monk at Tintern Abbey in the 14th Century

Held at Tintern Abbey in or near Tintern


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


Brass Band Heritage Weekend

18th August 2018 - 19th August 2018
A Weekend of Brass Band Heritage, featuring performances from Cinderford Brass Band

Held at Dean Heritage Centre in or near Cinderford


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


Pasta and Gnocchi

18th August 2018
Learn the art of making the Italian classics pasta and gnocchi

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Sausage and Faggot Making

18th August 2018
Learn the art of making sausages and faggots

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Spanish Tapas

19th August 2018
Create some wonderful Tapas that you WILL want to make at home

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


The Farmer's Boy Inn Burger Week

20th August 2018 - 24th August 2018
Celebrate National Burger Week with a specially designed Burger Menu

Held at The Farmers Boy Inn in or near Longhope


The Farmer's Boy Inn British Beer Week

20th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Celebrate Britain’s national alcoholic drink and help us spread beery love

Held at The Farmers Boy Inn in or near Longhope


The Dreamboys

22nd August 2018
The most successful and famous male strippers in UK history

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Pride and Prejudice

22nd August 2018
Champagne and picnics are permitted at this outdoor version of Jane Austen’s play

Held at Abergavenny Museum in or near Abergavenny


The Big Ugly Burger Night

24th August 2018
12 Inch Homemade British 100% Beef Burger

Held at The Farmers Boy Inn in or near Longhope


Chepstow Vegan Fair

25th August 2018
A diverse range of plant based products and brands for you to browse

Held at Chepstow Drill Hall in or near Chepstow


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


Summer BBQ Evening

31st August 2018
Join us in the Apple Barn or the courtyard garden for a feast of flavours.

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope


Monmouth Raft Race

2nd September 2018
A fun afternoon on the river

Held at Monmouth - Trefynwy in or near Monmouth


The Story of the Beach Boys

7th September 2018
Spend a late summer evening wallowing in the music of one of the greatest bands ever

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth


Sustainable Beekeeping Course

8th September 2018 - 9th September 2018
A weekend Course on sustainable beekeeping

Held at Ragmans Bunkhouse in or near Lydbrook


Vintage Show

9th September 2018
Display of vintage vehicles and machinery

Held at The Speech House Hotel in or near Coleford


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


Abergavenny Food Festival

15th September 2018 - 16th September 2018
The Abergavenny Food Festival is one of the biggest and best-known in the UK.

Held at Abergavenny - Y Fenni in or near Abergavenny


Guided Tour of Historic Harbour

16th September 2018
Including Lydney's lost fleet

Held at Lydney Harbour in or near Lydney


The Farmer's Boy Inn Birthday Pie Week

17th September 2018 - 23rd September 2018
We will be replacing our normal Pie Menu with a specially designed Birthday Pie

Held at The Farmers Boy Inn in or near Longhope


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


Ross-on-Wye Walking Festival

28th September 2018 - 30th September 2018
A programme of local walks for different abilities and interests

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


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


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


Kite Day

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

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney


Autumn Berries & Blooms

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

Held at Tudor Farmhouse Hotel in or near Clearwell


Strengthening Livelihoods Course

19th October 2018
We cover the different species of bees that are utilised world-wide

Held at Monmouth - Trefynwy in or near Monmouth


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


Whitney Houston Xmas Party

1st December 2018
Micki as Whitney Houston is a highly professional tribute to the Queen of the night

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


THE FADDLE FAIR

1st December 2018
An Artisan and Craft Market

Held at Coleford in or near Coleford


Robbie Williams Xmas Party

7th December 2018
This extraordinary show covers all of Robbie’s greatest hits

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Xmas Party Disco

8th December 2018
All the famous Christmas cheer from yesteryear with some of today’s biggest hits!

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Abba Xmas Party

14th December 2018 - 15th December 2018
Live vocals, stunning musicianship, authentic costumes and exciting choreography

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Xmas Party Disco

15th December 2018
All the famous Christmas cheer from yesteryear with some of today’s biggest hits!

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Xmas Party Disco

21st December 2018
All the famous Christmas cheer from yesteryear with some of today’s biggest hits!

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


Xmas Party Disco

22nd December 2018
All the famous Christmas cheer from yesteryear with some of today’s biggest hits!

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford


New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner

31st December 2018
Enjoy our fantastic three course gala dinner

Held at Bells Hotel 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