Look through the calendar to see what is going on in and around the Blaenavon area.
The events listed are no more than 1 hours drive from the World Heritage Site so why not use Oakfield B&B as your base?
Hopefully there is something for everyone!

Jun
7
Sun
Brecon Jazz Festival 2020 @ Brecon Town Centre
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 pm

Brecon Jazz FestivalBrecon Jazz Festival 2020 

The Brecon Jazz Festival is a music festival held annually in Brecon and has played host to a range of jazz musicians from across the world.
In addition to the various Jazz Concerts there’ll be music in the cafes and streets of Brecon, market stalls and a weekend road closure, with Saturday Carnival parade.

Jun
8
Mon
Brecon Jazz Festival 2020 @ Brecon Town Centre
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 pm

Brecon Jazz FestivalBrecon Jazz Festival 2020 

The Brecon Jazz Festival is a music festival held annually in Brecon and has played host to a range of jazz musicians from across the world.
In addition to the various Jazz Concerts there’ll be music in the cafes and streets of Brecon, market stalls and a weekend road closure, with Saturday Carnival parade.

Jun
9
Tue
Brecon Jazz Festival 2020 @ Brecon Town Centre
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 pm

Brecon Jazz FestivalBrecon Jazz Festival 2020 

The Brecon Jazz Festival is a music festival held annually in Brecon and has played host to a range of jazz musicians from across the world.
In addition to the various Jazz Concerts there’ll be music in the cafes and streets of Brecon, market stalls and a weekend road closure, with Saturday Carnival parade.

Jun
13
Sat
Model Railway Show @ Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
Jun 13 @ 11:00 am – 5:15 pm

Model RailwayTrains In Miniature

Model trains running along miniature tracks alongside miniature buildings.  It’s all in one place and fun to watch.
Adults and children will be enthralled at the details of the models.

For more information about the event go to http://pontypool-and-blaenavon.co.uk

 

Jun
14
Sun
Model Railway Show @ Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
Jun 14 @ 11:00 am – 5:15 pm

Model RailwayTrains In Miniature

Model trains running along miniature tracks alongside miniature buildings.  It’s all in one place and fun to watch.
Adults and children will be enthralled at the details of the models.

For more information about the event go to http://pontypool-and-blaenavon.co.uk

 

Jun
18
Thu
Royal Opera House – Live Streaming at Blaenavon Workmen’s Hall Cinema @ Blaenavon Workmen's Hall
Jun 18 @ 6:45 pm – 9:30 pm

Royal Opera House Live Streams 2020 Season

Live streaming of the performances outlined below can be seen at Blaenavon Workmen’s Hall cinema.

A fantastic season of LIVE broadcasts from the Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden, featuring Operas and Ballets. The season includes an exciting range of new commissions, world premieres and much-loved revivals

New and highly anticipated opera productions of Beethoven’s Fidelio and Elektra, plus ballet World Premieres from choreographers Cathy Marston, Liam Scarlett and Wayne McGregor.
Damiano Michieletto’s ambitious award-winning production of Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci, two classic operas drawn together, with thrilling singing and intense drama, for a wonderful night of Italian opera in its most familiar form.
A revival of Liam Scarlett’s glorious 2018 production of Swan Lake.

25th February (Ballet) = Cellist / Dances At A Gathering
17th March (Opera) = Fidelio
1st April (Ballet) = Swan Lake
21st April (Opera) = Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci
28th May (Ballet) = The Dante Project
18th June (Opera) = Elektra

For more information click here

Jul
18
Sat
Steampunk Returns At The Railway @ Blaenavon Heritage Railway
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

steampunk

Steampunk at the Railway!

Steampunk is back again but this time the event Is being held at Furnace Sidings Station – home of Blaenavon’s Heritage Railway!

In case you are wondering, Steampunk is a mixture of science fiction and science fantasy.  It incorporates technology and designs inspired by 19th-century industrial steam powered machinery and Victorian style

Today’s technology and Victoriana tells the story of industry through fun and games, music and fashion, art, comedy and good Victorian manners. Enjoy tea duelling and the Steampunk Olympics, as well as talks, rapping, demonstrations and craft stalls.

There will be lots of colourful characters and stalls. Entertainment shows too.

For more information about the event click here or go to  www.pbrly.co.uk

Jul
19
Sun
Steampunk Returns At The Railway @ Blaenavon Heritage Railway
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

steampunk

Steampunk at the Railway!

Steampunk is back again but this time the event Is being held at Furnace Sidings Station – home of Blaenavon’s Heritage Railway!

In case you are wondering, Steampunk is a mixture of science fiction and science fantasy.  It incorporates technology and designs inspired by 19th-century industrial steam powered machinery and Victorian style

Today’s technology and Victoriana tells the story of industry through fun and games, music and fashion, art, comedy and good Victorian manners. Enjoy tea duelling and the Steampunk Olympics, as well as talks, rapping, demonstrations and craft stalls.

There will be lots of colourful characters and stalls. Entertainment shows too.

For more information about the event click here or go to  www.pbrly.co.uk

Jul
20
Mon
RWAS – Royal Welsh Show At Builth Wells @ Royal Welsh Showground
Jul 20 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

RWASRoyal Welsh Show 2020

The pinnacle event in the British agricultural calendar, the Royal Welsh Show, will be held on 20 – 23 July 2020 at the showground in Llanelwedd.
Along with an exciting four-days of livestock competitions, with entries travelling from far and wide to compete, the show has something to interest everyone through its wide range of activities including forestry, horticulture, crafts, countryside sports, shopping, food and drink and a 12-hour programme each day of exciting entertainment, attractions and displays.

For more information go to www.rwas.wales/royal-welsh-show/

Jul
21
Tue
RWAS – Royal Welsh Show At Builth Wells @ Royal Welsh Showground
Jul 21 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

RWASRoyal Welsh Show 2020

The pinnacle event in the British agricultural calendar, the Royal Welsh Show, will be held on 20 – 23 July 2020 at the showground in Llanelwedd.
Along with an exciting four-days of livestock competitions, with entries travelling from far and wide to compete, the show has something to interest everyone through its wide range of activities including forestry, horticulture, crafts, countryside sports, shopping, food and drink and a 12-hour programme each day of exciting entertainment, attractions and displays.

For more information go to www.rwas.wales/royal-welsh-show/