There are a number of events held regularly in and around Abergavenny throughout the year, as well as productions by local theatre groups, musical concerts and other entertainments.

Whilst we try to ensure this information is accurate, please check dates, times and prices with the relevant websites for the latest details.

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2017 events

(More events will be added here as details become available)
  • End of May/early September
    The Fun-fair

    Twice a year the fair comes to Abergavenny and takes over the Fairfield car-park. A tradition dating back centuries.

  • 16-17 September 2017
    Abergavenny Food Festival

    Abergavenny Food FestivalFood, glorious food

    Probably Abergavenny’s biggest event, the Abergavenny Food Festival attracts visitors from all over the country. A programme of culinary events are spread out across a number of venues in the town, with demonstrations from top chefs, specialist exhibitors and various entertainments. Described as the ‘Glastonbury of Food Festivals’ (Carole Cadwalladr, Observer Food Monthly), this festival just gets better and better. Expect to try out all kinds of food and drink samples from local and unique suppliers, and definitely expect to be taking plenty home with you!

  • 7 October
    Concert for Love Zimbabwe charity


    Location:Market Hall, Abergavenny
    Time: Doors open 8pm
    Tickets: phone 07774608215 or purchase on the door.
    For further information please email

  • 8 October

    The 11th year of this event. 50 stalls over 2 days selling fairly traded and local arts & crafts. Live music, Zimbabwean food.

    Location:Market Hall, Abergavenny
    Time: 10am-5pm
    Admission: £1

    (Also taking place at Brecon, Guild Hall on Saturday October 7th, 10am-4pm. Admission free.)

  • 14 October
    An Evening with Roy Noble

    An Evening with Roy Noble with a promise Auction in aid of St Peter’s Church Llanwenarth Citra. Promises include: A week in a luxury villa on the Costa Brava, Lunch for 4 in the House of Lords, Fishing on the Usk, a meal cooked in your own home, 2 hours ironing and much more. See the church website.

    Location: The Priory Centre Monk Street Abergavenny
    Time: 7pm
    Prices: Tickets £12.50 to include bubbles and bites 

  • TBC November
    The Abergavenny Round Table Fireworks Extravaganza

    In November the skies above Abergavenny will be alight with colour as The Abergavenny Round Table Fireworks Extravaganza takes place.

    Held every year at Belgrave Park, this spectacular event has grown to become the largest fireworks display in the area and is Abergavenny Round Table’s biggest fund raiser of the year.

    All the profits made go to charities and good causes in the local area.

    A fantastic night out for all the family with: music, food and drinks stalls, a funfair for the kids and, of course, a professional fireworks display!

    Location: Belgrave Park, Abergavenny, NP7 7AD. Entrances from Belgrave Road and Cresta Road For latest updates and more information please visit the Round Table website

  • December (TBC)
    Abergavenny Christmas Food And Drink Fair

    Following on from the success of the Abergavenny Food Festival, the Christmas Fair is full of fantastic seasonal food and drink offerings from suppliers both local and from further afield. If you’re looking to find a special gift for someone, or want to stock up your cupboards with something that little bit different for Christmas, then this winter festival is the place to be.

Looking for something for local residents? Try the Abergavenny Community centre for everything from yoga to toddler groups to language-learning classes.

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