IMPORTANT: Unfortunately due to coronavirus and social distancing measures, a number of events have been cancelled, postponed or moved online. Whilst we try and keep the information up-to-date on this page, please check the official websites for each event for the latest information before planning your visit.
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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(More events will be added here as details become available)
- 28 May 2022
Concerts for Craswall: International Piano Quartet
Acclaimed Leader of the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) Roman Simovic (violin), Milena Simovic principal viola with The Ulster Orchestra, principal cello the LSO David Cohen & noted pianist Wu Qian (a founder member of the Sitkovetsky Piano Trio) perform music by Mahler, Fauré and Brahms in the magnificent Dore Abbey.
Start time: 7pm
For full details, please visit concertsforcraswall.org/concerts/
- 3-4 June 2022
Abergavenny Steam Rally
Steam engines from miles around congregate in Bailey Park to make a great day out. Also look out for vintage motor vehicles, farming displays and more including a full programme of arena events
- 25 June 2022
Three Peaks Trial
Note – this event is normally held in March but has been moved to June for 2022
Test your speed and stamina with this famous challenge to climb the three peaks of Abergavenny in just one day. The original route (20 miles and over 5000 feet of ascent) covers the Blorenge, Sugarloaf and Skirrid.
- 2 July 2022
Shire Horse Show
Come and take a look at these incredible horses, once a part of the local landscape and vital farm equipment. As well as these wonderful animals, you’ll find a great show with dog shows, classic cars, trade stands, a falconry display and more. For latest information visit the website
- 17-18 September 2022
Abergavenny Food Festival
Food, 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!
- 5 November (TBC)
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
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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