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!

Aug
15
Wed
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Aug 15 @ 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!

Aug
16
Thu
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Aug 16 @ 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!

Aug
17
Fri
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Aug 17 @ 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!

Aug
18
Sat
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Aug 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!

Aug
19
Sun
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Aug 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!

Music In The Afternoon On Summer Sundays @ World Heritage Centre
Aug 19 @ 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

Aug
20
Mon
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Aug 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!

Aug
21
Tue
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Aug 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!

Aug
22
Wed
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Aug 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!

Aug
23
Thu
Generation Games Exhibition – Computer Gaming Through The Years @ Pontypool Museum
Aug 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!