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!

Dec
16
Sat
Santa Specials in December @ Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway at Furnace Sidings
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Santa Specials

All aboard the Santa Specials to see Father Christmas!

Start the festive season by travelling on a steam train to see Santa in his grotto.

With presents for the children and a mince pie and sherry for the adults.
This is always a popular event. The tea room will be open along with Eric’s Emporium for the last minute gift.

Santa Specials are running every weekend throughout December.  Booking is advisable for this event.

For more information and booking go to www.pontypool-and-blaenavon.co.uk

Dec
17
Sun
Underground Arrival Of Father Christmas at Big Pit @ Big Pit National Mining Museum Of Wales
Dec 17 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm

Father Christmas from UndergroundFather Christmas Coming Up From Underground!

Be amazed as Father Christmas arrives at Pit Top at 10.30am, travelling 300ft UP from underground on his way to Lapland.

Once he’s arrived (and found his elves!) there’ll be an opportunity to visit him in his cottage, from 11am-1pm and 1.30pm-4pm, and tell him what’s on your Christmas list.

Are you in his naughty or good book?

Music will also be provided by Blaenavon Town Band.

£5 charge to include a gift. Suitable for all children. No booking necessary.

For more information go to museum.wales/bigpit

Santa Specials in December @ Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway at Furnace Sidings
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Santa Specials

All aboard the Santa Specials to see Father Christmas!

Start the festive season by travelling on a steam train to see Santa in his grotto.

With presents for the children and a mince pie and sherry for the adults.
This is always a popular event. The tea room will be open along with Eric’s Emporium for the last minute gift.

Santa Specials are running every weekend throughout December.  Booking is advisable for this event.

For more information and booking go to www.pontypool-and-blaenavon.co.uk

Dec
23
Sat
Santa Specials in December @ Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway at Furnace Sidings
Dec 23 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Santa Specials

All aboard the Santa Specials to see Father Christmas!

Start the festive season by travelling on a steam train to see Santa in his grotto.

With presents for the children and a mince pie and sherry for the adults.
This is always a popular event. The tea room will be open along with Eric’s Emporium for the last minute gift.

Santa Specials are running every weekend throughout December.  Booking is advisable for this event.

For more information and booking go to www.pontypool-and-blaenavon.co.uk