What's on in Ebbw Vale, Monmouthshire
Welcome to Ebbw Vale in the beautiful county of Monmouthshire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Ebbw Vale - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.
Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Ebbw Vale to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Ebbw Vale to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Ebbw Vale
If you're out on the tiles in Ebbw Vale then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Ebbw Vale will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Ebbw Vale.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Ebbw Vale (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Ebbw Vale for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Ebbw Vale for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
The Kings ArmsAbergavenny
Rooms from £55.00
Black Lion Guest HouseAbergavenny
Rooms from £40.00
Wye Valley HotelTintern
Rooms from £50.00
St Pierre, A Marriott Hotel & Country ClubChepstow
Rooms from £99.00
Castle View HotelChepstow
Rooms from £45.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Spirits of DarknessOur next Ghost hunting adventure takes us to the oldest pub in Wales. A location steeped in history and legend that dates back to 1110. Superstition encouraged the innkeeper of those early years to pour a pot of Devil…||25 - 26 May 2013The Skirrid InnAbergavennyReligious and Spiritual|
|Extreme Stunt ShowThe most exciting, exhilarating and fastest growing motorsport event in Europe is heading your way. From monster truck mayhem to back flipping motocross, the Extreme Stunt Show has it all, live & unbelievable. 2013 …||26 - 27 May 2013Cyfarthfa ParkMERTHYR TYDFILSports|
|Caerphilly 10kCaerphilly Castle will provide the breathtaking backdrop for a new ten kilometre road run being organised for the first time this summer. Caerphilly County Borough Council has announced plans to hold the first ever…||23 Jun 2013Caerphilly Town CentreCaerphillySports|
|Blackwood Summer FestivalChildren and the young at heart will be descending on the town centre to meet up with some of TV's most popular characters. From Peppa Pig, Upsy Daisy and Hello Kitty to Fireman Sam, Ben 10 and Bob the Builder, not to me…||29 - 30 Jun 2013Blackwood High StreetBlackwoodFamily Days Out|
|Caerphilly Flower FestivalThe Flower Festival is now in its 8th year. Commencing in 2006 the event has developed into one of Caerphilly County Borough Council's annual events, forming an important date in the calendar for the town centre, its chu…||5 - 7 Jul 2013Caerphilly Town CentreCaerphillyExhibitions|
|Famous FortiesJoin us for an afternoon of music from the 40's in the park with a music stage, stalls, children's funfair attractions and much more. Take yourself back to this wonderful decade and enjoy a fantastic afternoon of enter…||13 Jul 2013Tredegar ParkRiscaMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|The Big CheeseA spectacular festival which attracted 80,000 visitors last year. With re-enactment displays, entertainment, funfair and one of the biggest festival food & drink marquees in Wales. Over 50 Welsh producers gather to sell …||26 - 28 Jul 2013Owain Glyndwr FieldsCaerphillyFamily Days Out|
|Perseid Meteor ShowergazingCome and view one of natures finest shows: the Perseid meteor shower, live from the dark skies above the National Park. Experts from Dark Sky Wales will help you explore the heavens in their portable planetarium. Price …||12 Aug 2013Brecon Beacons Visitor CentreBreconFamily Days Out|
|Bargoed Open Air CinemaThe Bargoed Outdoor Cinema event is back again this year. On Friday, 6th September 2013 the popular outdoor cinema event returns to the Emporium Car Park. These evenings have provided great entertainment for …||6 Sep 2013Emporium Car ParkBargoedFilm/Cinema|
|Evans Cycles RideitEvans Cycles has unveiled its RideIt! cycle programme. On Saturday, September 21st join Evans for a mountain bike ride in a new edition to the calendar. This ride is graded a 5/5 so you can be sure to expect some incline…||21 - 22 Sep 2013Parc Bryn BachTredegarSports|
|Blackwood Christmas MarketSee the town centre come to life with stalls along the high street, funfair rides and traditional entertainment. The event will give you the opportunity to find the perfect christmas gift, whilst entertaining the childre…||30 Nov - 1 Dec 2013Blackwood High StreetBlackwoodFamily Days Out|
|River of Light Lantern WorkshopsA chance to show off your artistic skills and make your very own lantern ready for the big River of Light Parade on Thursday 19th December. Bring along the whole family and get creative with different colours and shape…||30 Nov - 1 Dec 2013Caerphilly Leisure CentreCaerphillyArts / Craft|
|Bargoed Christmas MarketLocated on Bargoed High Street with local craft and seasonal food stalls. The event also includes various street entertainers, children's entertainment and a Santa's Grotto. A grand fireworks display will conclude the ev…||7 Dec 2013Emporium Car ParkBargoedFamily Days Out|
|Caerphilly Medieval Christmas FayreOnce a traditional market town, Caerphilly attracted folk from far and wide to purchase local produce and wares including the world famous Caerphilly Cheese. 100 stalls dotted throughout the town; with over 50 stalls …||7 - 8 Dec 2013Caerphilly Town CentreCaerphillyFamily Days Out|
|River of Light Lantern WorkshopsA chance to show off your artistic skill and make your very own lantern ready for the big River of Light Parade on the 19th December. Bring along the whole family and make your very own masterpiece using lots of differ…||7 - 8 Dec 2013Caerphilly Leisure CentreCaerphillyArts / Craft|
|Bargoed Open Air Ice RinkThe amazing outdoor Ice Rink will be returning for FOUR days in total this year. Set next to St. Gwladys Churchm the ice rink will help create a fantastic festive feeling for all the family. For more information vi…||12 - 15 Dec 2013Hanbury Road Car ParkBargoedFamily Days Out|
|River of Light Lantern WorkshopsA chance to show off your artistic skill and make your very own lantern ready for the big River of Light Parade. Bring along the whole family to create your own masterpiece, using lots of different colours and shapes t…||14 - 15 Dec 2013Caerphilly Leisure CentreCaerphillyArts / Craft|
|River of Light Lantern Parade.Bring along the whole family to the annual parade which attracts hundreds of people every year. The parade will descend down through the town starting at the Bus Station and ending at the back of the Castle. Show of th…||19 Dec 2013Caerphilly Town CentreCaerphillyArts / Craft|
Wedding fairs in Ebbw Vale
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Ebbw Vale. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.