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Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week: 21st – 28th August 2017

We have lots of reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week – and the Bank Holiday Weekend too! Why not try activities for families, hands on history demonstrations, a brewery tap, supper club, exhibitions, art, plays and family fun days on Bank Holiday Monday.

Whatever the weather may be, you’ll find something to do in the #DeanWye area.

 

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

 

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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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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WARREN DAY – FOREST ROUTES

Today – 28th August 2017
A mixed media exhibition of illustrative, realistic, rural Forest landscapes

Held at Taurus Crafts in or near Lydney

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CASTELL ROC

Today – 28th August 2017
Annual festival held within a stunning iconic Castle in Chepstow

Held at Chepstow Castle in or near Chepstow

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HANDS ON HISTORY – CIVIL WAR

Today – 31st August 2017
Join us at Goodrich Castle and travel back to the English Civil War.

Held at Goodrich Castle in or near Goodrich

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FILMS AT THE SAVOY, MONMOUTH

Today – 31st August 2017
Films showing during August

Held at Savoy Theatre in or near Monmouth

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HOLIDAYS ART ACTIVITY DAYS

Today – 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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MUSIC ON THE PLATFORM

Today – 3rd September 2017
Fantastic musical performances every Sunday afternoon during the summer

Held at The Old Station Tintern in or near Tintern

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WILDLIFE TREASURES

Today – 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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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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GOLDWORK GUILD

22nd August 2017 – 10th September 2017
A selection of nature inspired works using one of the oldest embroidery techniques

Held at Nature in Art in or near Gloucester

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BREWERY TAP & NEW BEER LAUNCH

25th August 2017
Our monthly brewery tap and this one is showcasing our brand new beer – Men at Work!

Held at Hillside Brewery in or near Longhope

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FEEDER – THE HOMECOMING

25th August 2017
FEEDER will be returning to Grant’s hometown for a one-off, outdoor event

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow

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 TASTE OF THE SEA

25th August 2017
Our August Supper Club is Yvette’s twist on the traditional fish and chips!

Held at Harts Barn Cookery School in or near Longhope

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FESTIVAL SATURDAY

26th August 2017
Fun and Brass Bands

Held at Scarr Bandstand in or near Coleford

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ROYAL FORESTER DINING TRAIN

27th August 2017
Enjoy a delicious three course meal whilst travelling through the Forest of Dean

Held at Dean Forest Railway in or near Lydney

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THE LASKETT GARDENS

27th August 2017
This intriguing garden, has been painstakingly created over the past 40 years

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

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BIG BANK HOLIDAY FAMILY RACE DAY

28th August 2017
All entertainment on the day is free and we have a fantastic line up

Held at Chepstow Racecourse in or near Chepstow

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FAMILY FUN DAY

28th August 2017
Free family day out

Held at Bells Hotel in or near Coleford

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

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