Explore the Exciting Events in the Wye Valley for the Week of June 17-24, 2024

For those planning a visit to the stunning Wye Valley in June 2024, you are in luck! The week of June 17-24 is packed with a wide variety of exciting events. From food festivals to art exhibitions, music events and nature walks, there is surely something for everyone to enjoy in the lush landscape that straddles the border between England and Wales.

Food and Drink Festivals

If you’re a foodie, two events should certainly whet your appetite.

Wye Valley Cheese and Wine Festival

The annual Wye Valley Cheese and Wine Festival will take place on June 18 and 19. The event showcases the region’s finest artisan cheeses and locally produced wines. Attendees can enjoy tastings, workshops, and meet the producers.

Herefordshire Cider Cycle

On June 20, the Herefordshire Cider Cycle event offers a cider tasting tour you can enjoy by bike. The route takes in some of the region’s best cider producers, with plenty of pit stops to enjoy the local tipples.

Arts and Culture

The Wye Valley and Herefordshire are known for their thriving arts scene, and the week of June 17-24 is no exception.

Wye Valley Art Stroll

From June 17 to 24, local artists open their studios for the Wye Valley Art Stroll. Art lovers can explore the studios, meet the artists, and perhaps even take home a piece of original artwork.

Symphony at the Cathedral

Music enthusiasts won’t want to miss the Symphony at the Cathedral on June 22. The Herefordshire Symphony Orchestra will deliver an enchanting performance in the beautiful surroundings of Hereford Cathedral.

Outdoors & Adventure

For those who fancy some adventure among the region’s picturesque landscape, there are plenty of outdoor activities to try.

Canoe the Wye

From June 18-22, the Canoe the Wye event offers the opportunity to paddle down the river at your own pace, taking in the beauty of the area from the water.

Nature Walk at Symonds Yat

On June 23, join a guided Nature Walk at Symonds Yat, one of the Wye Valley’s most beautiful viewing points. Viewpoints Look out for birds of prey, and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the woodland.

With such an exciting line-up, your week in the Wye Valley promises to be filled with unique experiences, cultural delights, and beautiful scenery that is sure to leave lasting memories.

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