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!

Jul
18
Wed
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Generation GamesGeneration Games / Gem wrth Gem exhibition

Telling the story of computer gaming from 1972 to present. With real games and consoles from a private collection, each generation of games has the history of the gaming during that time, showcases original artefacts and features at least one game for you to play!
Partnership exhibition with National Museum Wales and funded by the Welsh Government & Federation of Museums & Galleries of Wales.
A fantastic exhibition – a must see (and play!)
Also has a special console for the little ones!

Jul
19
Thu
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Generation GamesGeneration Games / Gem wrth Gem exhibition

Telling the story of computer gaming from 1972 to present. With real games and consoles from a private collection, each generation of games has the history of the gaming during that time, showcases original artefacts and features at least one game for you to play!
Partnership exhibition with National Museum Wales and funded by the Welsh Government & Federation of Museums & Galleries of Wales.
A fantastic exhibition – a must see (and play!)
Also has a special console for the little ones!

Jul
20
Fri
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Generation GamesGeneration Games / Gem wrth Gem exhibition

Telling the story of computer gaming from 1972 to present. With real games and consoles from a private collection, each generation of games has the history of the gaming during that time, showcases original artefacts and features at least one game for you to play!
Partnership exhibition with National Museum Wales and funded by the Welsh Government & Federation of Museums & Galleries of Wales.
A fantastic exhibition – a must see (and play!)
Also has a special console for the little ones!

Jul
21
Sat
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Generation GamesGeneration Games / Gem wrth Gem exhibition

Telling the story of computer gaming from 1972 to present. With real games and consoles from a private collection, each generation of games has the history of the gaming during that time, showcases original artefacts and features at least one game for you to play!
Partnership exhibition with National Museum Wales and funded by the Welsh Government & Federation of Museums & Galleries of Wales.
A fantastic exhibition – a must see (and play!)
Also has a special console for the little ones!

Jul
22
Sun
Recycling Crafts – School Holiday Activities @ World Heritage Centre
Jul 22 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Recycling crafts for holidaysRecycling Crafts

To keep the children occupied during the school holidays why not send them along to the recycling craft activities at the World Heritage Centre?

Every Wednesday from 11:00am until 4:00pm they can make bird feeders, bird houses, compost heads and more.

FREE entry with all craft materials supplied.

For more information go to visitblaenavon.co.uk

Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Jul 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Generation GamesGeneration Games / Gem wrth Gem exhibition

Telling the story of computer gaming from 1972 to present. With real games and consoles from a private collection, each generation of games has the history of the gaming during that time, showcases original artefacts and features at least one game for you to play!
Partnership exhibition with National Museum Wales and funded by the Welsh Government & Federation of Museums & Galleries of Wales.
A fantastic exhibition – a must see (and play!)
Also has a special console for the little ones!

Music In The Afternoon On Summer Sundays @ World Heritage Centre
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Summer Sundays MusicSummer Sundays – Music In The Afternoon

Every Sunday from 22nd July to 19th August, 2:00pm until 4:00pm, there will be music in the grounds of the World Heritage Centre.

Entry is FREE so why not come along and enjoy the music played by the brass, or silver, bands?  There’s even a children’s disco with Mad Mel and a best dressed Teddy Bear competition too.

Order of play is as follows:

Sun 22nd July       Blaenavon Town Band
Sun 29th July        Cwmbran Brass Band
Sun 5th August     Newbridge Celynen Collieries Silver Band
Sun 12th August   Mad Mel’s Disco and Teddy Bear Competition
Sun 19th August   Oakdale Silver Band

For more information go to visitblaenavon.co.uk

Jul
23
Mon
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Generation GamesGeneration Games / Gem wrth Gem exhibition

Telling the story of computer gaming from 1972 to present. With real games and consoles from a private collection, each generation of games has the history of the gaming during that time, showcases original artefacts and features at least one game for you to play!
Partnership exhibition with National Museum Wales and funded by the Welsh Government & Federation of Museums & Galleries of Wales.
A fantastic exhibition – a must see (and play!)
Also has a special console for the little ones!

Jul
24
Tue
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Generation GamesGeneration Games / Gem wrth Gem exhibition

Telling the story of computer gaming from 1972 to present. With real games and consoles from a private collection, each generation of games has the history of the gaming during that time, showcases original artefacts and features at least one game for you to play!
Partnership exhibition with National Museum Wales and funded by the Welsh Government & Federation of Museums & Galleries of Wales.
A fantastic exhibition – a must see (and play!)
Also has a special console for the little ones!

Jul
25
Wed
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Generation GamesGeneration Games / Gem wrth Gem exhibition

Telling the story of computer gaming from 1972 to present. With real games and consoles from a private collection, each generation of games has the history of the gaming during that time, showcases original artefacts and features at least one game for you to play!
Partnership exhibition with National Museum Wales and funded by the Welsh Government & Federation of Museums & Galleries of Wales.
A fantastic exhibition – a must see (and play!)
Also has a special console for the little ones!