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Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week: 24th-30th July 2017

School Holidays are with us so have a look at some of the many reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week, including activities for kids, exhibitions, art, and the start of the Monmouth Festival, a week-long free music event in the streets of this historic town!

If you can’t make it this week, have a look at our What’s On page for ideas for the next few weeks.

PANORAMIC RIVER SEVERN DRAWINGS

Today – 29th July 2017
An exhibition by Carolyn Black

Held at The George Cafe in or near Newnham

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FILMS AT THE SAVOY, MONMOUTH

Today – 31st July 2017
Films showing during July

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth

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CONCERTS AT THE BANDSTAND

Today – 27th August 2017
Every Sunday afternoon during the summer

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

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HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES AND WORKSHOPS

Today – 3rd September 2017
A programme of creativity for families this summer holiday

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney

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HIDDEN IN THE LINING

Today – 3rd September 2017
A new special exhibition in partnership with the British Museum

Held at Chepstow Museum in or near Chepstow

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POTTER’S WHEEL DAY OR WEEKEND WORKSHOPS

Today – 2nd December 2017
Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter’s wheel

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

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THE TEMPEST

25th July 2017
Shakespeare in a great setting

Held at Beechenhurst Lodge Vistor Centre in or near Coleford

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THE TEMPEST

26th July 2017
Shakespeare in a great setting

Held at Tintern Abbey in or near Tintern

WILDLIFE TREASURES

25th July 2017 – 3rd September 2017
A rare opportunity to see a selection of original paintings and sculptures

Held at Nature in Art in or near Gloucester

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1067 AND ALL THAT: THE LIFE AND CASTLES OF WILLIAM FITZOSBERN

26th July 2017
A series of talks to celebrate 950 years of Chepstow

Held at Chepstow Drill Hall in or near Chepstow

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DARK SKIES SUPPER

28th July 2017
Enjoy oodles of silence and the dark skies above the Cookery School at Harts Barn

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope

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HERITAGE DIESEL GALA

28th July 2017 – 30th July 2017
Annual beer and trains weekend

Held at Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway in or near Gloucester

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MONMOUTH FESTIVAL

28th July 2017 – 5th August 2017
One of the biggest & best free music festivals in the UK

Held at Monmouth – Trefynwy in or near Monmouth

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HEDD WYN

31st July 2017
A Welsh poet’s ambition to win a Bardic Chair during the First World War

Held at Abergavenny – Y Fenni in or near Abergavenny

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HOLIDAYS ART ACTIVITY DAYS

26th July 2017 – 1st September 2017
A range of our popular art activity days for children aged 3 to 18

Held at Nature in Art in or near Gloucester

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

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