Weekly Events Guide for the Wye Valley: April 8th-14th, 2024

Welcome to the Wye Valley Weekly Events Guide: April 8th-14th, 2024

Discover an amazing scope of culture, nature, and entertainment with our handpicked collection of upcoming events taking place in the Wye Valley and Herefordshire region.

Monmouthshire Food Festival – Culinary Delights

Get your taste buds ticking with the Monmouthshire Food Festival on 8th-10th of April. An ideal event to explore the rich culinary traditions of the Wye Valley, the festival ensures the participation of local producers, talented chefs, and culinary gurus from all over the UK. Live Cookery Demonstrations, Tasting Workshops and numerous stalls offering delicious local produce – all adding up to a gastronomic journey you wouldn’t like to miss.

Wye Valley River Festival 2024 – Celebrating the River Life

April 9th-14th marks the return of the triennial Wye Valley River Festival. Run by Desperate Men, one of Britain’s leading outdoor arts companies, this festival encapsulates a dynamic program reflecting and celebrating the River Wye. Get ready to be dazzled with a blend of environmental art, live music, performances, and spectacular shows adorned with river stories and provocative debates.

Date & Time Event Description Ticket
April 8th, 10:00-18:00 Monmouthshire Food Festival Come to enjoy the finest local produce and cooking demonstrations Book Here
April 9th-14th Wye Valley River Festival 2024 Desperate Men’s fascinating environmental art and live music festival Book Here

Tintern Willow Weaving Workshop – Unleash Your Creativity

On April 13th, step back into a world of traditional craft with the Tintern Willow Weaving Workshop. Under the guidance of expert craftsmen, learn the intricate art of basket weaving using natural materials sourced locally. Unleash your creativity while creating your own masterpiece in the serene setting of Tintern. No prior experience required, just come with enthusiasm!

Local History Walk – Exploring Hereford’s Past

Join the Local History Walk on April 14th for a fascinating expedition into the rich history and cultural heritage of Hereford. Meandering through the city’s picturesque streets, you’ll be gripped by captivating stories of Hereford’s past.

  • Admire the Black and White house, a beautifully preserved Jacobean building.
  • Stroll past the impressive Hereford Cathedral, renowned for housing the unique medieval world map, Mappa Mundi.
  • Lastly, visit the famous cider museum and taste Hereford’s cider, a traditional drink with a rich history.

Mark your calendars and join the local community to be part of these carefully curated events delivering a unique blend of entertainment, culture, and nature. The Wye valley and Herefordshire region awaits with a thrilling week full of surprises!

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