Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Places to stay, things to do, good food and drink

Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week.

May hill

Now that we are officially in Spring, there’s plenty to do in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week including wildlife photography, an exciting chance to test mountain bikes and enjoy art and music!  Plus ideas for Mother’s Day too from crazy golf in Lydney to wooden heart making in the Forest.

 

 

DID YOU KNOW?

Our Myths and Legends Itineraries covering the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean are available to download in both English and Welsh from our website?

There are a many legends, ancient myths and terrifying ghost stories that surround the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean. With 2017 marking the Year of Myths & Legends, immerse yourself in these stories, from the historic folk tale of the Ruardean Bear to the iconic legend of the Devil’s Pulpit, there is so much for you to explore!

 

THE FOREST’S CLOAK

21st March 2017 – 25th March 2017
Paintings by Miriam McClay exploring the Forests colours and marks

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney

FEAST THE EYES AND EXPAND THE MIND

21st March 2017 – 27th March 2017
Discover the changing Art of Landscape

Held at Chepstow Drill Hall in or near Chepstow

FILMS AT THE SAVOY, MONMOUTH

21st March 2017 – 31st March 2017
Films showing during March

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth

LOCALS RACEDAY

23rd March 2017
Do you live in a NP postcode? If so enjoy HALF PRICE general admission tickets

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow

GILMORE AND ROBERTS

24th March 2017
Contemporary folk roots duo and their award winning song-writing

Held at Mackenzie Hall in or near Tintern

THE BEACH BOYS STORY

24th March 2017
The Beach Boys Band – stunning harmonies that will take your breath away

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth

GEORGE MICHAEL TRIBUTE SHOW

24th March 2017
Robert Taylor as George Michael

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford

WETLAND BIRD PHOTOGRAPHY

24th March 2017
A morning of wetland wildlife photography at Cotswold Water Park

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

MOTHER’S DAY FLOWERS

24th March 2017
Make your mum a bouquet of flowers

Held at Tudor Farmhouse Hotel in or near Clearwell

SULLY

25th March 2017
A pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River

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

MBR DEMO DAY

25th March 2017
The best Mountain bikes on test – by you!

Held at Pedalabikeaway Cycle Centre in or near Coleford

POETS PATH POTTER

25th March 2017
Events for runners and walkers with all proceeds to charity

Held at Dymock in or near Newent

ROYAL FOREST OF DEAN ORCHESTRA – SPRING CONCERT

25th March 2017
Join us for our spring concert

Held at Newnham in or near Newnham

MOTHER’S DAY LUXURY AFTERNOON TEA

25th March 2017 – 26th March 2017
Go on, spoil her!

Held at Green & Jenks Gelato House in or near Monmouth

MOTHER’S DAY AT PUZZLEWOOD

26th March 2017
Looking for something special to do on Mother’s Day?

Held at Puzzlewood in or near Coleford

GESUALDO SIX

26th March 2017
A vocal sextet specialising in the performance of renaissance polyphony

Held at Monmouth Church – St Mary’s Priory in or near Monmouth

POP UP OPERA BELLINI’S I CAPULETI E I MONTECCHI

26th March 2017
Pop-up give a contemporary, unique and entertaining performance

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope

FREE ENTRY FOR MUMS

26th March 2017
A hole in one is a whole lot of fun!

Held at Krazy Golf – Lydney in or near Lydney

RARE AND RURAL

26th March 2017
A fun, family event with animals, activities, crafts and food & drink stalls

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney

CELEBRATE MOTHER’S DAY

26th March 2017
Treat your mum this Mother’s Day!

Held at Brooks Country House in or near Ross-on-Wye

MOTHER’S DAY SPECIAL LUNCH

26th March 2017
Take your Mum out to lunch

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney

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Marketing and Communications Manager for Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Tourism

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