What's on in and around Abergavenny and the Brecon Beacons National Park

ABERGAVENNY FESTIVAL OF CYCLING 23rd & 24th June and 6th July 2018 There are all kinds of races not just for the professionals making it fun for all ! www.abergavennyfestivalofcycling.co.uk

ROYAL WELSH SHOW 23rd-26th July 2018 A display of the best of local agriculture, from livestock and produce to heavy machinery. There's also a number of competitions, so if you fancy yourself as a sheepshearer, now's your chance! www.rwas.co.uk .

 THE NATIONAL EISTEDDFOD 3rd -11th August 2018 The national eisteddfod is visiting Cardiff for the first time in a decade ! www.eisteddfod.wales .

ABERGAVENNY FOOD FESTIVAL 15th & 16th September 2018 Possibly 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 to unique suppliers, and definitely expect to be taking plenty home with you www.abergavennyfoodfestival.com ABERGAVENNY CHRISTMAS FOOD AND DRINK FAIR December 2018 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. http://www.abergavennyfoodfestival.com/