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What's On January-April 2018

 January

13th  Brecon Farmers’ Market

9.30am – 2pm in the Market Hall

 

13th  Annual Winter Bird Watch at Llangorse Lake

9.30am & 1.15pm Informative walk to see hundreds of winter wildfowl and other birds

 

19th  Winter Jump Racing at Chepstow Racecourse

Seven live races in one afternoon.

 

20th  Usk Farmers’ Market

10am – 1pm in the Memorial Hall, Usk

 

20th  Chepstow Wassail and Mari Lwyd

A festival combining the English tradition of Wassailing and the Welsh Mari Lwyd tradition – includes singing, dancing and drinking!

 

20th  Brother Thomas at Tintern Abbey

Discover the daily life and duties of a Cistercian monk in the 14th Century

 

25th  Abergavenny Farmers’ Market

9am – 2.30pm in the Market Hall

 

25th – 27th Snow White and the Dwarves, Crickhowell

Pantomime presented by local amateur group in Clarence Hall

 

February

3rd  Usk Farmers’ Market

10am – 1pm in the Memorial Hall, Usk

 

10th  Abergavenny Craft Fair

Another popular event in the busy Market Hall

 

10th  Brecon Farmers’ Market

9.30am – 2pm in the Market Hall

 

12th  Andy Kirkpatrick at Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon

7.30pm Top British mountaineer looks back at 40 years of adventures

 

15th Quiz at the Red Lion, Llangynidr

8pm Join locals for a team quiz in this pub near the canal

 

17th  Brother Thomas at Tintern Abbey

Discover the daily life and duties of a Cistercian monk in the 14th Century

 

17th  Usk Farmers’ Market

10am – 1pm in the Memorial Hall, Usk

 

17th Rourke’s Drift Concert at Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon

7.30pm Regimental Band of the Royal Welsh and cadet musicians


18th  Abergavenny Antique Fair

Another popular event in the busy Market Hall


22nd  Abergavenny Farmers’ Market

9am – 2.30pm in the Market Hall

 

24th – 4th March Crickhowell Walking Festival

9 days of guided walks and events within walking distance of our houseboats

 

March

1st  St. David’s Day Concert, Abergavenny

Blaenavon Male Voice Choir and other local performers celebrate our patron saint’s day

 

Until 4th March Crickhowell Walking Festival

9 days of guided walks and events within walking distance of our houseboats

 

3rd  Usk Farmers’ Market

10am – 1pm in the Memorial Hall, Usk

 

4th  Dance at the Clarence Hall, Crickhowell

The concluding event of this year’s Crickhowell Walking Festival

 

13th  Brecon Farmers’ Market

9.30am – 2pm in the Market Hall

 

10th Abergavenny Craft Fair

Another popular event in the busy Market Hall

 

15th  Quiz at the Red Lion, Llangynidr

8pm Join locals for a team quiz in this pub near the canal

 

17th  Brother Thomas at Tintern Abbey

Discover the daily life and duties of a Cistercian monk in the 14th Century

 

17th  Usk Farmers’ Market

10am – 1pm in the Memorial Hall, Usk



17th David Starkey at Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon

2.30pm The historian talks about "Henry VIII the first Brexiteer?"

 

18th  Abergavenny Antique Fair

Another popular event in the busy Market Hall

 

22nd  Abergavenny Farmers’ Market

9am – 2.30pm in the Market Hall

 

April

4th – 8th  Chepstow Walking Festival

A programme of walks based around the scenic Wye Valley on the Wales/England border

 

8th  Man Engine visits Blaenavon

The largest mechanical puppet ever constructed in Britain visits Big Pit and Blaenavon Ironworks

 

14th  An Audience with Martin Kemp at Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon

7.30pm Actor and musician talks about his life and career


For ideas of others things to do in the area take a look here.

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