Events Around Monmouth

Today to Tue 13 Nov, closest first.    

More details - Concert of Baroque Music by Ystradivarius Chamber Ensemble, presented by Wye Valley Music
Formed in 2013, Ystradivarius exists to perform chamber music from the 17th and 18th centuries using instruments that are all copies of instruments made and played in baroque times, creating a special and distinctive sound. Ystradivarius is one of very few such ensembles based in South Wales.
Bridges Centre, Drybridge House, Drybridge Park, Monmouth
Sat 10 Nov

More details - An Evening with Kate Humble
Locally-based Kate has agreed to support the Savoy by giving all the proceeds from this special presentation of her new book Thinking on My Feet to the theatre. Rossiter Books have also agreed to donate a significant percentage of the selling price to the Savoy.
Savoy Theatre Church Street, Monmouth

More details - Kate Humble - Thinking on my Feet
Book talk and signing
Savoy Theatre Monmouth

More details - Marcus Brigstocke: Devil May Care
As we divide each other up into more and more unpleasant categories of evil, it is time to establish, once and for all, what is good and what is bad. Who better to arbitrate in these challenging divisive times than Lucifer himself?
Savoy Theatre Church Street, Monmouth
Fri 19 Oct

More details - The Carpenters Experience
Karen and Richard Carpenter performed, and wrote, some of the greatest love songs of all time. Recreated to perfection by the Carpenters Experience performing a great catalogue of music. Lead singer Maggie is a hugely experienced show performer with over 20 years in the business.
Savoy Theatre Church Street, Monmouth
Fri 26 Oct

More details - The Legends of American Country Show
Now seen by over 250,000 fans, Europe’s No 1 Country music show returns for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country classics.
Savoy Theatre Church Street, Monmouth
Sat 3 Nov

More details - Carrying On As Normal and A Slice of Life
A double bill of brand-new one act plays created to commemorate the end of WW1. Carrying On As Normal, by David Evans, is a series of scenes depicting life in Monmouth during that war taken from Keith Kissack’s book.
Savoy Theatre Church Street, Monmouth
Tue 6 Nov

More details - Sarah Guppy: The Bed, The Bridge, The Truth
A fascinating one-woman show starring Kim Hicks as Sarah Guppy, the first woman to patent a bridge and to formally design one. Sarah also patented a breakfast machine and an exercise bed, had 6 children and married Charlie Coote, her second husband, when she was 66 and he was 31.
Savoy Theatre Church Street, Monmouth
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Halloween at the Kymin
The Kymin Halloween Trail has been going for several years and has become a local tradition with lots of visitors each day and we also get visitors from much further afield! It’s a family event and everyone’s welcome. The Round House will be suitably, and spookily, decorated for the occasion.
The Kymin The Round House, The Kymin, Monmouth
Sat 27 Oct to Mon 29 Oct

More details - Raglan Castle School of Magic
Fancy yourself as a wizard or witch
Raglan Castle
Sat 27 Oct and Sun 28 Oct

More details - Armistice: The Long Road to Peace
At 9.30 in the morning on the 11th November 1918, mere hours before the end of the Great War, George Morrison was killed in action. And he is extremely unhappy about it.
Clearwell Caves, The Rocks, Clearwell, Coleford
Fri 2 Nov and Sat 3 Nov

More details - Halloween Free
Once again we are a Halloween Free attraction for those who do not celebrate, or do not like Halloween.
Perrygrove Railway Perrygrove Road Coleford, Gloucestershire
Sat 20 Oct to Sun 28 Oct

More details - Half term extras
Additional free activities including colouring, crafts and Bigjigs!
Perrygrove Railway Perrygrove Road Coleford, Gloucestershire
Tue 23 Oct to Thu 25 Oct

More details - Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith
Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith are one of the finest duos to have emerged onto the British folk and acoustic scene in recent years. Their combination of outstanding vocal work, sensitive instrumentation, and a powerful social conscience has brought them widespread critical acclaim.
Mackenzie Hall, Mill Hill, Brockweir, Nr Chepstow
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Instant Wit
Welcome to a quick-fire comedy improvisation show, packed full of sketches, gags, songs, surreal situations and general silliness. Be prepared to receive flying packets of Instant Whip! Completely improvised and directed by the audience the show is highly addictive, interactive, engaging and fun.
Mackenzie Hall, Mill Hill, Brockweir, Nr Chepstow
Fri 2 Nov

More details - Brother Thomas, the Cellarer
Brother Thomas will tell you all about his life as a monk at Tintern Abbey. Our sympathetic and helpful brother will give you inside information about the monks rituals and responsibilities. As the cellarer of Tintern Abbey, he will be able to tell you all that is to know (and perhaps some things you shouldnt know!
Tintern Abbey
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Halloween Howl
Come and make your own spooky decorations with our staff and volunteers, followed by a dusk walk in the forest. We’ll provide all the materials needed to make your Halloween decorations at the cosy visitor centre, warmed by our wood burning stove.
RSPB Nagshead Nature Reserve, Parkend, Forest of Dean
Thu 25 Oct

More details - Usk Farmers Market
The Usk Farmers’ Market is held on the first and third Saturday of each month throughout the year from 10.00am to 1.00 pm. It is held in the Memorial Hall, Maryport St, Usk NP15 1AD with both indoor and outside stalls.
Usk Monmouthshire
Sat 20 Oct, Sat 3 Nov, Sat 17 Nov, Sat 1 Dec, Sat 15 Dec

More details - Gardening for bumblebees and other pollinators talk and slide show
The Bumblebee Conservation Trust is coming to Yorkley to give us an insight into the lives of these creatures. Bumblebees pollinate our crops and contribute significantly to our economy through the ecosystem service that their pollination of crops provides.
Community Centre in Yorkley, Bailey Hill
Sun 4 Nov

Bonfire and Firework Display More details - Bonfire and Firework Display
Annual Bonfire and Fireworks Display organised by Ross on Wye Lions Club. Saturday 3rd November 2018 NEW VENUE : in the grounds of The Ross Rowing Club. Gates open from 6.00pm, the bonfire will be lit at 7pm, and the fireworks display starts at 7.30pm. Adults £6, children £4, family tickets £15.
Ross Rowing Club ground, Ross on Wye.
Sat 3 Nov
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More details - Circus Funtasia
Spectacular fire-breathing stunts, thrill-seeking acrobats, death-defying motorbike riders, powerful hand-balancing, and much more awaits you at Circus Funtasia!
Chepstow Racecourse, Chepstow
Wed 17 Oct to Sun 21 Oct

More details - Spooky Halloween Trail
Follow our fiendishly fun family Halloween trail around Chepstow Castle. Between 10am - 4pm;11am - 4pm on Sunday.
Chepstow Castle
Sat 27 Oct to Sun 4 Nov

More details - Seabournes - Open Garden for NGS
10 acre garden on gentle slope on banks of R. Wye. Magnificent mature Magnolia, Acers, Ginko, Katsura and other fine trees and shrubs. Arts and Crafts summerhouse, original A&C garden layout under reconstruction. Ornamental pond with pagoda from Kerala. Woodland walk with views to the river. C12 chapel open.
Seabournes, Hereford
Sun 28 Oct

More details - Christmas Craft Fayre - Longhope
Come and join us at the FOLC Christmas Craft Fayre on Sat 10th November. With a good variety craft stalls there should be something for everyone. Hot food, cakes and beverages available and there will be a raffle.
The Latchen Rooms, Latchen, Longhope
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Pop-Up Opera: La Tragédie de Carmen
Pop-Up Opera return this autumn with a reimagining of Bizet’s famous masterpiece La Tragédie de Carmen. In 1981 Peter Brook collaborated with composer Marius Constant to reimagine this emotive opera and, now, Pop-Up Opera will stage this stripped back incarnation.
Black Mountains Barns, Herefordshire, Lower Hunthouse Lane, Longtown
Sat 20 Oct

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